Peter Doig

Born in Edinburgh in 1959, Peter Doig now lives and works in Trinidad. He was nominated for the Turner Prize in 1994; the same year, he received the Prix Elliette von Karajan. In 2008 he was awarded the Wolfgang Hahn Prize of the Society for Modern Art, Museum Ludwig, Cologne. Doig's solo exhibitions in 2015 include the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humblebaek, touring from Fondation Beyeler, Basel (2014 - 2015); this follows previous major solo presentations at the National Galleries of Scotland, Edinburgh, touring subsequently to Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montreal (2013 - 2014); Gallery Met at the Metropolitan Opera, New York, touring to Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (both 2011); Tate Britain, London, touring to Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris (both 2008); Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt (2008); Museum der Bildenden Kunste, Leipzig (2006); and Dallas Museum of Art, Texas, touring to The Gallery at Windsor, Florida, and Art Gallery of Ontario (2005 - 2006).