Richard Sides Biography Artist’s website Selected press
IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, Installation view, Geometry of Now in Moscow (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C foundation
IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, Installation view, Geometry of Now in Moscow (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C foundation
IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, Installation view, Geometry of Now in Moscow (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C foundation
IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, Installation view, Geometry of Now in Moscow (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C foundation
IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, Installation view, Geometry of Now in Moscow (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C foundation

IMPERIAL WEATHER
2017, stereo mix of 8 channel audio / HD video, 58:14 min
Six Memos for the Next Millenium II
2016, Installation view, A Cave, Mallorca
Six Memos for the Next Millenium II
2016, Installation view, A Cave, Mallorca
Six Memos for the Next Millenium II
2016, Installation view, A Cave, Mallorca
Six Memos for the Next Millenium II
2016, Installation view, A Cave, Mallorca
INFINITE WAR
2016, Installation view, Up Down Top Bottom Strange and Charm, Art Sheffield, Sheffield
INFINITE WAR
2016, Installation view, Up Down Top Bottom Strange and Charm, Art Sheffield, Sheffield
INFINITE WAR
2016, video, 17:06 min, Installation view, Art Sheffield, Sheffield

INFINITE WAR
2016, video, 17:06 min
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
INVISIBLE WORLD
2016, stereo mix of 6 channel audio / HD video, 22:52 min
joker
2015, Mixed media, 112 x 178 x 16 cm
narc
2015, laminated mixed media, dimensions variable
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt
happiness happening hunting
2014, Installation view, Tongewoelbe T25, Ingoldstadt

hunting
2013, video, 20:00 min
PLEASE TAKE ME
2015, found ikea table, glass cutting board, laminated flower and leaf, 4-gang extension, bag of paprika,
bag of mixed coins, computer fan, screw, volcanic rock from Stromboli, piece of berlin wall, small
plastic fixings, glass tumbler, projector lens, display motor, "Chairman Mao" model, jar of cinnamon,
used toothbrush, beach rock, glazed ceramic sphere (by Angharad Williams), "Badoit" water bottle,
21" monitor with bracket, 3:15min HD video, plastic coated metal, leather gloves, "bug light" bulb with
fixings, mixed media collage on plywood, 75 x 150 x 75 cm

PLEASE TAKE ME
2015, video, 20:00 min
connections down / networks failer
2015, computer game manual, co-codamol packet, postcard of "bog man", piece of berlin wall,
laminated "olive trio" wrapper, laminated "doritos" bag, laminated "kettle chips" bag, cola "millions",
beach rocks, scrap of roll mat, antiseptic throat spray, used ready meal packaging, "jurassic park"
hologram, bag of mixed spice, wrist watch, photograph, striplight, mdf wood, rubber teddy,
fruit packaging, tourism brochure with ribbed condoms, spray paint, plastic tubing, metal brackets,
chipboard, black card, 110 x 60 x 15 cm
eye monster polizei
2015, Mixed media, 120 x 160 cm
don‘t fear the dingus
2015, Mixed media, 110 x 61 x 38 cm
don‘t fear the dingus (detail)
2015, Mixed media, 110 x 61 x 38 cm
don‘t fear the dingus (detail)
2015, Mixed media, 110 x 61 x 38 cm
don‘t fear the dingus (detail)
2015, Mixed media, 110 x 61 x 38 cm
don‘t fear the dingus (detail)
2015, Mixed media, 110 x 61 x 38 cm
no man‘s land / tiiiiiime
2015, video installation, 16:30 min

no man‘s land / tiiiiiime
2015, video, 16:30 min
badlands addvertissemant
2015, Mixed media, 106 x 80 cm
Britain‘s 100 years of war
2014, Mixed media, 270 x 370 cm
Nipple worship
2014, Mixed media, 254 x 214 cm
The Breakfast Killer
2014, Mixed media, 210 x 100 cm
Barratt schmooze
2015, mixed media, 120 x 160 cm
don't blow it in the vector
2014, video (trailer), 01:46 min
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
the euroskeptik
Installation view, don't blow it in the vector, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
the euroskeptik
Installation view, don't blow it in the vector, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
the euroskeptik
Installation view, don't blow it in the vector, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
Andrew Munks (aka Pandy W)
Installation view, don't blow it in the vector, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
don't blow it in the vector
Installation view, Kunsthalle Winterthur, 2014
Frame, Frieze New York
Installation view, 2014
Frame, Frieze New York
Installation view, 2014
Beavers
2014, Mixed media, 110 x 126 cm
Installation view, Frame, Frieze New York, 2014
killer dad
2014, Mixed media, 118 x 118 cm
Installation view, Frame, Frieze New York, 2014
safer streets
2014, video, 13:50 min
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
the omega point just ate his brains...
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2013
eye monster
2013, Mixed media, 260 x 394 x 17 cm
Who will wipe the blood from our hands
Installation view, YouScreen IScreen UnScreen Sunscreen, Library+, London, 2013
Who will wipe the blood from our hands
Installation view, YouScreen IScreen UnScreen Sunscreen, Library+, London, 2013
Who will wipe the blood from our hands
Installation view, YouScreen IScreen UnScreen Sunscreen, Library+, London, 2013
Who will wipe the blood from our hands
2013, video, 11:50 min
He tried to be a nice guy, but it just didn‘t work out
2012, Mixed media Installation
Installation view, RCA
He tried to be a nice guy, but it just didn‘t work out
2012, video, 21:12 min
The only way she could ever look good is with distance
2011, video, 8:13 min
Wendel! Open Your Door
2013, with Stuart Middleton, The Woodmill at CGP London
The Usual Suspects ending 2
2012, Installation view, General Practice, The Woodmill GP, London
An Index of Confused Ideas
2010, Installation view, Relatively Prime, Krems, Austria
Biography

Richard Sides (b. 1985, UK)
Lives and works in London

2012: MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2008: BA (Hons) Contemporary Fine Art, Sheffield Hallam, UK


Artistic Practice

2017
Scattered Disc (Group show), Center For Contemporary Art Futura, Prague
Geometry of Now (curated by Mark Fell), V-A-C Foundation, Moscow

2016
INVISIBLE WORLD, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Rough House. A Woodmill & The Glue Factory project conceived by Alastair Frazer, Glasgow International, The Glue Factory, Glasgow
Rock, Paper, Scissor, Primo Piano, Paris

2015
The boys the girls and the political (Group show curated by Hana Noorali and Lynton Talbot), Lisson Gallery, London
The Absolute Outside (with Marie von Heyl, TC McCormack, Matthew Noel-Tod, Richard Sides, Oliver Zwink. Curated by TC McCormack), Sport Klübü, Berlin

2014
happiness happening hunting, tongewölbe T25, Ingolstadt, Germany
The Mechanical Garden and Other Long Encores (a Woodmill production; conceived by Naomi Pearce), Dilston Grove, CGP London
do blow it in the vector and don't blow it in the vector, live event and screening as part of Journal, ICA, London
don't blow it in the vector, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Switzerland
Painful zombies quickly watch a jinxed graveyard (with Ian Law and Lorenzo Senni, curated by Almanac), Cripta747, Turin
30th Hamburg International Short Film Festival
Frame, Frieze New York
Present Fictions, DRAF, London

2013
To clear the bush of your garden (with Steve Bishop), David Dale Gallery, Glasgow
the omega point just ate his brains..., Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Young London 2013, V22 Collection, London
Music made by computers for star systems, Ravenna Planetarium, Italy
Wendel! Open Your Door, The Woodmill @ CGP London
YouScreen IScreen UnScreen Sunscreen, Library+, London
Fortune tellers make a killing nowadays (with Angharad Williams), The Lombard Method, Birmingham
BUS #1, Visions Video Bar, London

2012
That Was Now, Borusan, Istanbul
Pluto Dreams, Raum, Bologna
Kill the Gibson (with Mark Fell, Lorenzo Senni, Ben Vida, Simon Werner), Zabludowicz Collection, London
Sound Space Systems (with Lorenzo Senni - PLUTO), CADS, Sheffield
General Practice, The Woodmill GP, London
Performance with Haroon Mirza, MOMA, Warsaw
Stop killing my buzz, Zabludowicz Collection, London
Fortune tellers make a killing nowadays (with Angharad Williams), PAMI, London
Kill the Gibson Veil (with Jack Lavender, Stuart Middleton, Simon Werner, Angharad Williams), Gallery Vela, London
Stereopsis, The Drawing Room, London
Show RCA 2012, London
Soundworks, ICA, London
Kill the Gibson (with Sol Archer, Stuart Middleton, Yuri Pattison, Lorenzo Senni), SPACE, London
Sound Spill, Galerie West, Den Haag

2011
GS 3, An Echo Button Event, Chisenhale Gallery
LuckyPDF Live Broadcasts, Frieze Art Fair, London
Truth (Online), or-bits.com
Gewaltopia and Other Places, Flat Time House, London
(In the days of the) ROID, Crate Project Space, Margate
The Joyful System... , SPACE, London
On Revolutions for the Heavenly Spheres, Supplement Gallery, London
BYOB London
Elephants at The Woodmill - Nicolas Party, The Woodmill, London
Expanded - Projections by Thorbjorn Andersen, Modtar, Copenhagen

2010
Chromatologies, Rotherham
Enjoy Evol, Enjoy Artspace, Leeds
Initial Points 1, 2 & 3 (Performance), The Woodmill, London
Systematic Studio Performance, 176 Zabludowicz Collection, London
Relatively Prime, Galerie Stadtpark, Krems, Austria
The Devil's Necktie, The Woodmill, London

2009
Gestalt II, Outlet Gallery, Manchester
Sound Spill, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
A partially joyless carousel of quantics, Supplement Gallery, London


Curatorial Practice

2014
World Music (with Steve Bishop), Carlos/Ishikawa, London

2013
Sound Spill (with Thom O'Nions), Zabludowicz Collection, New York
http://bus-editions.com

2012
Sound Spill #2, #3 & #4 (with Haroon Mirza & Thom O'Nions), Galerie West, Den Haag & Seventeen Gallery, London

2011
The Present Archive (with Thom O'Nions), The Woodmill
Computer music for eight speakers - Mark Fell, Joe Gilmore, Martin Neukom
Who is the master who makes the grass green, Studio Event

2010
Pale Blue Dot / Mark Fell - Coherence and Proximity, The Woodmill, London
Man in the Dark (with Alastair Frazer, Thom O'Nions, Naomi Pearce), The Woodmill, London
Radical Sound Practices, The Woodmill, London
Reading a Wave (with Thom O'Nions), The Woodmill, London
There is no solution because there is no problem (with Angharad Williams), Various, Sheffield