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Michael Lisle-Taylor


Michael Lisle-Taylor

Born 1969 and brought up in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK. Lives & works in London


2006 MA Fine Art Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London

2004 BA Fine Art Sculpture, Chelsea College of Art, London

2001 BTEC Foundation, City of Bath College

Solo Exhibitions

2009 MADDER139, No.1 Vyner Street, London

2007 MADDER139, Whitecross Street, London

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012 One Giant Leap, Selected works from the Saatchi Gallery. The Churchill, London

2011 Volta, Basel, Switzerland

2010 Black – A Referential Void, MADDER139

2008 Something Less, Something More, David Roberts Art Foundation, 111 Great

Titchfield Street, London

2007 Anticipation, David Roberts Art Foundation, 111 Great Titchfield Street, London

2006 Saudade Highbury Studio, London

2006 George Polke Invites…East London

2005 Mann Drawing Royal College of Art, London

2005 Imagine a World… (Amnesty International) Oxo Tower, London

2005 Act 03 Central Station, Kings Cross, London

2005 Radar (in association with Art Review) Empire Gallery, London

2004 Saatchi Gallery, County Hall, London

2004 A little flat in Kensington Kensington, London

2004 Act 02 291 Gallery, London

2003 Act 01 291 Gallery, London

2002 Henry Moore Plinth Manresa Road, Chelsea, London

2002 Sculptors Canary Buoy Wharf, East London

Publications (selected)

March 2011 125 Magazine 'Religion issue' The Origins of Man
Oct 2011 The Times 'Myspace- Rankin'
Sept 2010 Gallery SPB Magazine 'Embassy'
October 2009 Wallpaper Magazine 'Frieze Week Report'

March 2008 125 Magazine. Rebellion Issue
October 2007 GQ Magazine. - Cover editorial
May 26 2007 The Guardian. Pick of the week
May 08 2007 The Telegraph. A Taste For New Talent
May 26 2007 The Times. Meet the Young at Art
May 26 2007 The Spectator. Inspiration to Young Artists
May 16 2007 The Independent. Want New Sensations Here’s 25
May 31 2007 The Evening Standard. Talent-Spotting Future Art Stars
May 22 2007 The London Paper. Martial Art


Imperial War Museum

Saatchi Collection

David Roberts Collection

Service History:

Military Qualifications:

Full Time 1998-2000

Reserves 2000-2007

Rank Petty Officer

Psychological Operations Planner

Leadership & Adventurous Training Instructor

Aeronautical Engineer (avionics) fixed and rotary wing military aircraft

Operational Experience:

Cold War Anti-Submarine Ops, Arctic Circle

Iran/Iraq War Mine Clearance Ops, Persian Gulf

Aircraft Carrier based Ops, former Yugoslavia


Royal Navy & Royal Marine Bobsleigh Team, 1994

Fleet Air Arm Field Gun Crews, 1990 and 1993