Alasdair Duncan 

Born in London in 1971. 

Lives and works in London.


'04 –'07     

Royal Academy Schools, Post Grad. Dip Fine Art.

'90 –'94

 Goldsmiths College, University of London, BA Fine Art and Critical Theory.

Solo Exhibitions:


Things to do with what we don't know, Theodore:Art, Brooklyn NY.


The Meanings, Bohunk Institute, Nottingham.


Here, and Somewhere Else, ArtLacuna, London.


Signs for the Future: essen vil, essen der, elet insiir, Theodore:Art, Brooklyn, NY (March)

Signs for the Future, MOCA London.


An Introduction to the Future, Theodore:Art, NY.


The thinking of five thoughts about living well (an something else), RBS Gallery, London

Selected Group Exhibitions and Projects:


It is what it is what it is, Kingly Industrial Unit, Hong Kong.

A Lover's Discord, MOCA London.


First Floor, GiG, Munich.

A Lover's Discord, Kondor Projects, Copenhagen.

Island II, G39, Cardiff.

Urban Exotic Dilemma, AVA, Hong Kong


A Union of Voices, Horatio Junior, London.

drAwn2gether, GiG, Munich.

A Significant Other, Glass Cube, Hammersmith Town Hall, London.

Anna, Mettlework, Singapore.

Bits of the Real, Art at the time of the Disorder in the Real, sign and text for World Association of Psychoanalysis website.

prensestil arendesh, sign for MA in Psychoanalysis, Kingston University, London.

Real Estate, Ventana244, Brooklyn,  New York.

Amerika: Idea / Fantasy / Dream / Myth / Image, Camberwell Space, London.


USA, GiG, Munich.

trade parade, Kanazawa Toiya Art Fair, Kanazawa, Japan.

Gardening, Garden Projects 2, London.

Hack the Barbican, Barbican Centre, London.

How we Dance in the Wind, Garden Projects, Kunitachi, Tokyo.

The ArtLacuna Film Festival, ArtLacuna, London.

Sex, Death and Cocktails: Desire and the Death Drive, ArtLacuna Publications.


Towards A New Abstraction, Fondazione MACC, Calasetta, Sardinia, Italy.

Temples 2 the Domestic, Clifford Chance, London.

Artist's project, Schism Magazine, issue four.

Cover art for Psychoanalytical Notebooks 23.

Lewton Bus 'Conditions', Vitrine Gallery, London.

Lewton Bus 'Coming Soon, Shortwave Cinema, London.

Dana Bell / Alasdair Duncan / Don Voisine, Theodore:Art, Brooklyn, NY.

The Box space at Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London.

Form & Malfunction, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London.


Little White Lies, Aubin Gallery, London.

Hi Teen Carnival, Let's be Civil, ANDOR, London. 

Unconventional Objects, Take Out Drawing (Hannam branch), Seoul, S. Korea. 

Artist's project, Madame Wang, Journal for Geo-Distributed Collaboration, issue one.

Artist's project, Schism Magazine, issue two.

Art Works, 9th Congress of the New Lacanian School, Institute of Education, London.

New Lacanian School Congress Poster, various sites, London and Paris.

Peter von Kant Poster Project, Peter von Kant, London.


Peter von Kant: Shop Preview: Duncan, Hermes, Strba, Verdon, Peter von Kant, London.

Enslave Your Planet, Lo & Behold, London.

Throwing Shapes, Cafe Gallery Projects and Coleman Project Space, London.

HANSA, (collaborating with Situ Projects and Treignac Projet) Treignac Projet, Treignac, France.

Happy End, Basement Art Project at Yinka Shonibare's space, London.

Signs project, (collaborating with Situ Projects and Treignac Projet)Treignac and Belfast.

Avec Vkhoutemas, Treignac Projet, Treignac, France.



Sons & Lovers, 52Meters, London


Geometry and Colour, Poussin Gallery, London

The Brotherhood of Subterranea, Kunstbunker, Nuremberg.


Fusion Now: more light, more power, more people, Rokeby Gallery, London.

Postgraduate Printmaking in London 2007, Clifford Chance, London

12 to 1, 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London.

STINKBOMB, Substation Project Space, Margate.


Everything to Lose, 53 Millbrook Rd, Brixton, London.

International Enquirer, (collaborating with JJ Charlesworth) Art Gene, Barrow in Furness.

Facing the Façade, Royal Academy of Arts, London.

RA5, Lennon Weinberg, New York.

ASP. KRK. RAS. LDN. Young Artists: Poland, Britain, Wisnycz Castle, Wisnycz, Poland.


Premiums, Royal Academy of Arts, London.


The Tomorrow Gate, Britart Space, London.

2000 & 2001

Akihabara TV 1 & 2, Command N, Tokyo.

1999 & 2000

The Non Stop Opening, Centrepoint Gallery, London & Galeria Ze dos Bois, Lisbon, Portugal.


EBC (everything broadcasting corporation), ICA, London.

1997 & 1998

Martin / Curator’s Arse, Spitz Gallery, London & Waygood Gallery, Newcastle.

1996 & 1997 

Artist’s projects, Everything Magazine  19 & 21.

Other Activities:

Alasdair Duncan has written on art for ArtReview, London, Everything Magazine, London, Mute, London, Void Chicken, Tokyo, Studio Voice, Tokyo, & Audience Today, London and Madam Wang.

In 2004 Alasdair organised The Futurians at the Taro Nasu Gallery, Tokyo, in 2009 co-organised Sons & Lovers at 52Meters, London,  

 in 2011 organised Peter von Kant Poster Project, Peter von Kant, London,

in 2013 co-organised USA at GiG, Munch,  

and in 2014 co-organised Amerika: Idea / Fantasy / Dream / Myth / Image, at Camberwell Space, London.