1962 Born Norfolk, England
1983-85 Central School of Art, London, England 
1985-88 RCA Royal College of Art, London, England

Solo Exhibitions


Fleurs, Sadie Coles HQ, Kingly Street, London, England

HOMEWORK #1: Seven Paintings, Sadie Coles HQ online

2014 Yoko, Christian Larsen (now: Larsen Warner), StockholmSweden

Yoko, Paul Stolper, London, England

Almine Rech, Brussels, Belgium

2010 New Sculptures and Drawings, Galleria Lorcan O’Neill Roma, Rome, Italy
2009 Sadie Coles HQ, South Audley Street, London, England
2008 Almine Rech, Paris, France

Yoko, Le Consortium, Dijon, France, curated by Eric Troncy

La bellezza di una musa: Don Brown, Velvet, Italy

2006 Sculptures and Drawings, Galleria Lorcan O’Neill Roma, Rome, Italy
2005 Vacio 9, Madrid, Spain
2004 Sadie Coles HQ, Heddon Street, London, England

Yoko, Sadie Coles HQ, Heddon Street, London, England

Yoko 1 and Yoko 2, The Admiralty restaurant, London, England (permanent installation)

1999 Don, Milton Keynes Art Gallery (now: MK Gallery), Milton Keynes, England

Don, Mash restaurant, London, England (permanent installation)

DonInaugural Sculpture Court Installation, Jerwood Space, London, England

1997 Don, Sadie Coles HQ, Heddon Street, London, England

with Stephen Murphy, Bavaria, Hayward Gallery, London, England

with Stephen Murphy, Missiles, Lisson Gallery, London, England

Group Exhibitions

2019 Drawn Together Again, Flag Art Foundation, New York NY, USA
2018 Nudes, Sadie Coles HQ, Davies Street, London, England

Selected works from the Murderme collection, Newport Street Gallery, London, England

Night in the Museum: Ryan Gander Curates the Arts Council Collection, The Attenborough Centre, Leicester, England (touring)


Night in the Museum: Ryan Gander Curates the Arts Council Collection, Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, England (touring)

Night in the Museum: Ryan Gander Curates the Arts Council Collection, Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham, England (touring)

Private Exposure, me Collectors Room, Berlin, Germany


Crucible 2, Gallery Pangolin off-site: Gloucester Cathedral, Chalford, United Kingdom

Urs Fischer curated show, Sadie Coles HQ, South Audley Street, London, England


Alexander McQueen, Flagship Store, London, England

Theatrical Gestures, Herzliya Museum of Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel


Freedom Not Genius, Works from Damien Hirst’s collection, Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin, Italy

Unlimited Bodies / Corps Sans Limites, Palais d'Iéna, CESE Conseil Économique Social et Environnemental, Paris, France

Presence: the art of the sculpted portrait, The Holburne Museum, Bath, England


SnapArt at the Aldeburgh Festival, Aldeburgh, England

Opening Exhibition, Le Consortium, Dijon, France


Crucible, Gallery Pangolin off-site: Gloucester Cathedral, Gloucester, England

Lust for Life & Dance of Death. Olbricht Collection, Kunsthalle Krems, Austria

Le sort probable de l’Homme qui avait avalé le fantôme, Salle des Gens d’Armes de la Conciergerie, Paris, France

Strange Days and Some Flowers, Storey Gallery (now: The Storey), Lancaster, England

In Between the Lines: Recent British Drawings, Trinity Contemporary, London, England

Group Show 2, Almine Rech, Brussels, Belgium


Sterling Stuff, Kings Place Gallery, London, England


Sculpture Garden, Almine Rech, Brussels, Belgium
Other Men’s Flowers, Venetia Kapernekas Gallery, New York NY, USA

The Naked Portrait, 1900-2007, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, National Galleries Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland

Timer 01, TBVS Triennale Bovisa, Milan, Italy

Summer Exhibition 2007, RA Royal Academy of Arts, London, England


Women of Europe, La Citadelle of Saint Tropez, Saint Tropez, France

In the darkest hour there may be light- Works from Damien Hirst’s Murderme collection, Serpentine Gallery, London, England

2004 BBody Language, Gallery Pangolin, Chalford, England
2003 London Institute Gallery, London, England, curated by Peter Blake

Words, Counter, London, England

Summer Exhibition 2002, RA Royal Academy of Arts, London, England, curated by Gary        


Second Skin, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, England 


Home, DHG Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Summer Exhibition, RA Royal Academy of Arts, London, England room, curated by Peter Blake

2000 Tragic Data, Lux Gallery (now: LUX), London, England

Anyone Could Be Anyone in Most Ways, Galerie Brigitte Trotha-Rippentrop, Frankfurt, Germany

Hoxton HQ, Sadie Coles HQ off-site: Hoxton House, London, England

L’invitation a la ville (Invitation to the City), Brussels 2000, Brussels, Belgium


Gallery Swap, Sadie Coles HQ off-site: CFA Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Germany

Group Show, Patrick Callery, New York NY, USA

In Vitro, Galerie Zürcher, Paris, France


From Within, Juliet Gallery, Trieste, Italy

British Figurative Art, Part Two: Sculpture, Flowers East, London, England

Feeringbury VIII - Cultivated, Feeringbury Manor, Colchester, England, curated by Stephen Hepworth

Interactive, Amerada Hess (now: Hess Corporation), London, England


Package Holiday, Hydra Workshops, Hydra, Greece 

A Sense of Scale, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, England 

Public Relations: Neue Britische Fotografie, Stadthaus Ulm, Ulm, Germany (cat.)

Don Brown, Martin Creed, Stephen Murphy, Mot + Van Den Boogaard Gallery, Brussels, Belgium                

Small Truths: Repetition and the Obsessional in Contemporary Art, John Hansard Gallery, Southampton, England


A Small Shifting Sphere of Serious Culture, ICA Institute of Contemporary Arts London, England

Small Truths, JHG John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, Southampton, England

Other Men’s Flowers, Aurel Scheibler, Cologne, Germany

Eyes of the City, The Photographers’ Gallery, London, England

Artisti Britannici a Roma, Galleria dell’Oca, Rome, Italy

with Stephen Murphy, Hayward Gallery, London, England


Hardcore (Part II), Factual Nonsense, London, England

Ideal Standard Summertime, Lisson Gallery, London, England

Tell Everyone, Greene Naftali, New York NY, USA

B-Movie, Nicole Klagsbrun booth, San Francisco Art Fair, San Francisco CA, USA


Conceptual Living, Rhizome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Beyond Belief, Lisson Gallery, London, England

Young Artists of Britain, Eigen+Art off-site: IAS Institute of Advanced Studies, UCL University College London, London, England


Four Artists, 20 Dering Street, London, England

Wonderful Life, Lisson Gallery, London, England

Lucky Kunst, Silver Place, London, England

Close Up, West 42nd Street, New York NY, USA

1989 Artsite Gallery, Bath, England

London Group Show, Henry Moore Gallery, RA Royal College of Art, London, England


2001 Spiritualized CD cover, London, England

Public Collections


Celebrity Cruises Art Collection

Me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Scheringa Museum of Realist Art, Spanbroek, The Netherlands

Tate Collection, London, England