Karla Black, The Rest Imposed, 2018
The Rest Imposed, 
2018
Glass, clay, gold leaf, paint, vaseline, lipstick, foundation
113 x 140 x 4,5 cm
Karla Black, Called Arriving, 2018
Called Arriving, 
2018
Paint, thread, ribbon
35 x 45 x 3 cm
Karla Black, Presumption Prevails, 2017
Presumption Prevails, 
2017
Sugar paper, plaster powder, powder paint, cotton wool rolls,
cellophane, emulsion paint, acrylic paint, chalk, ribbon
800 x 770 x 723 cm
Installation view
57th Venice Biennale
Photo: Simon Vogel, Cologne
Karla Black, Presume Potential
Presume Potential, 
2017
Sugar paper, chalk, body paint, nail varnish, lipstick, concealer, ribbon
270 x 740 x 420 cm
Installation view
Kunsthalle Vogelmann, Städtische Museen Heilbronn
Photo: Wolfgang Träger
Karla Black, Unnecessary Signal, 2017
Unnecessary Signal, 
2017
Sugar paper, oil paint, cushion stuffing, ribbo
42 x 59 x 6 cm
Karla Black, Story Of A Sensible Length, 2014
Story Of A Sensible Length, 
2014
Polythene, plaster powder, powder paint, thread
300 x 300 x 300 cm
Installation view
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
Photo: John McKenzie
Karla Black, Recognisable Defence
Recognisable Defence, 
2014
Plaster powder, toilet paper, eye shadow, bronzer, nail varnish, sugar paper, chalk, pencil, body paint
7 x 650 x 890 cm
Installation view
Manifesta 10, The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
Photo: Anna Gruzdeva
Courtesy: Manifesta 10, St. Petersburg
Karla Black, Without Wishing, 2011
Without Wishing, 
2011
Sterilised topsoil, plaster, soap, glass, cardboard, paper, spray paint, wire
Dimensions variable
Installation view
Gemeentemuseum, The Hague
Photo: Gerrit Schreurs
Karla Black, Nature Does The Easiest Thing, 2011
Nature Does The Easiest Thing, 
2011
Plaster powder, powder paint, cellophane, Sellotape, paint, polythene, thread
210 x 1580 x 500 cm
Installation view
Musuem Ludwig, Cologne
Photo: Lothar Schnepf, Cologne
Oct 19, 2018
Dec 30, 2018
The Power Plant, Toronto
Oct 20, 2017
Jan 07, 2018
Festival d’Automne à Paris, École des Beaux Arts
Oct 20, 2017
Nov 20, 2017
Festival d’Automne à Paris, Musée des Archives Nationales
Apr 23, 2017
Jun 18, 2017
Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle
Oct 22, 2016
Feb 19, 2017
National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh
Jan 15, 2016
Feb 20, 2016
Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
May 01, 2015
Jul 26, 2015
Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin
Dec 13, 2013
Mar 02, 2014
Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover
Jan 12, 2013
Feb 23, 2013
Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
Oct 19, 2012
Mar 17, 2013
Dallas Museum of Art
Apr 20, 2012
Jun 24, 2012
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow
Oct 21, 2011
Jan 08, 2012
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
Jun 02, 2011
Nov 27, 2011
54th Venice Biennale, Palazzo Pisani
Jan 11, 2008
Feb 23, 2008
Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
Born 1972 in Alexandria, Scotland
Lives and works in Glasgow
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