There are aspects of memories that we choose to remember, imagining small details that weren’t actually there, or bits that never really occurred, and perhaps now we rely too much on photography to help us make these moments more clear. (more…)
Nigel Cooke has exhibited at a wide range of international institutions, including solo exhibitions at the Goss Michael Foundation in Dallas Texas, the Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Modern Art, London, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, The Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX, South London Gallery, Art Now, and Tate Britain, London.
His work belongs to several public collections, such as the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Tate, London; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, and the UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles.
Cooke received a PhD in Fine Art from Goldsmith’s College, London and an MA in Fine Art from the Royal College of Art, London. Cooke lives and works in Kent, England.