Gillian Wearing - Family Stories

Gillian Wearing is interested in real life. In her art she gives perfectly ordinary people a voice, examining and documenting the relationships between them. SMK now presents an exhibition featuring the Turner Prize-winning artist.
, 'Self Portrait at Three Years Old,' 2004, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait at Three Years Old, 2004

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Self Portrait at 17 Years Old,' 2003, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait at 17 Years Old, 2003

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Family History,' 2006, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Family History, 2006

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Sacha and Mum,' 1996, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Sacha and Mum, 1996

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. HELP,' 1992-1993, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. HELP, 1992-1993

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. WORK TOWARDS WORLD PEACE,' 1992-1993, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. WORK TOWARDS WORLD PEACE, 1992-1993

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Self Portrait,' 2000, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait, 2000

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Self Portrait as My Mother Jean Gregory,' 2003, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait as My Mother Jean Gregory, 2003

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Trauma,' 2000, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Trauma, 2000

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'A Real Danish Family,' 2017, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

A Real Danish Family, 2017

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. I'M DESPERATE,' 1992-1993, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. I'M DESPERATE, 1992-1993

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Self Portrait as My Father Brian Wearing,' 2003, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait as My Father Brian Wearing, 2003

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Self Portrait as My Brother Richard Wearing,' 2003, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Self Portrait as My Brother Richard Wearing, 2003

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'My Mother's Charms,' 2016, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

My Mother's Charms, 2016

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. MORE LOVE,' 1992-1993, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. MORE LOVE, 1992-1993

Statens Museum for Kunst

, 'Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. WICKED AND WILD!,' 1992-1993, Statens Museum for Kunst

Gillian Wearing

Signs that say what you want them to say and not Signs that say what someone else wants you to say. WICKED AND WILD!, 1992-1993

Statens Museum for Kunst