Oliver Payne (b. 1977, London, UK) lives and works in Los Angeles, US.
In 2019, Payne will participate in Open World: Video Games and Contemporary Art at Akron Art Museum in Ohio, US.
Recent solo exhibitions include: Perfect Cherry Blossom, Nanzuka (two-person with Keiichi Tanaami), Tokyo (2018); EXHAUST: BLACK NOISE / TOXIC WASTE, Herald St, London (2017); Hammer Museum (two-person with Keiichi Tanaami), Los Angeles (2017); Gavin Brown's enterprise, New York (2016); Imagination Station (Procedural Rethoric), Herald St – Golden Sq, London (2016); Chill Out (performance), MOCAD–Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Detroit (2015); Untitled (John Cage / Shadow of the Colossus), 365 Mission, Los Angeles (2014).
Group shows include: Herald St | Museum St, London, UK (2019); Schmaltz, Guimarães, Vienna (2018); Mickey: The True Original Exhibition, Disney, New York (2018); Mad World, Marciano Art Foundation, Los Angeles (2018); It doesn't take long to find new targets, The Take Courage Gallery, London (2017); .com/.cn, curated by Klaus Biesenbach and Peter Eleey, K11 Art Foundation Pop-up Space, Hong Kong (2017); READYMADE, curated by Fredi Fischli and Niels Olsen, House Eva Presenhuber, Vnà (2017); On the Immense and the Numbless, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen (2016); Takashi Murakami's Superflat Collection-From Shohaku and Rosanjin to Anselm Kiefer, Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama (2016); Sound Spill, curated by Thom O'Nions & Richard Sides, Zabludowicz Collection, New York (2013); THE LOG-O-RITHMIC, Gamec, Bergamo (2012); Oliver Payne - Brian DeGraw - Matthias Connor, Summer Music Show, Fondazione Maxxi, Rome (2010).
Together with Nick Relph, Oliver Payne was the recipient of the 2003 Venice Biennale Golden Lion for artists aged under 35.
Payne's work is part of the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Hayward Gallery, London; Tate, London; and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, among others.