*1966 Liverpool, lives and works in Sheffield, UK
Since 2017 he owns and curates the exhibition space Attercliffe in Sheffield, Yorkshire

EDUCATION
1985 – 1988 BA Fine Art, Sheffield City Polytechnic, Sheffield, UK
1995 – 1996 PG DIP Fine Art, Goldsmiths College of Art, London, UK
1996 – 1998 MA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College of Art, London, UK

 

SELECTED SOLO-EXHIBITIONS

2019
DANDELION, VAN HORN, Düsseldorf, DE
Dahlia, Knust Kunz Gallery, Munich, DE
Lucent Garden, gold leaf 360° wallpainting, permanent installation, Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, USA
2018
Horsetail, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK
2017
Black Grass, Stadtgalerie Saarbrücken, DE
2015
Tanja Pol Galerie, München, DE
Sabine Knust Galerie, München, DE
2014
Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Eclipse, PS, Amsterdam, NL
2013
Black Light, Dirimart, Istanbul, T
2012
Auctorum, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield, UK
2011
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK
Florigen, Fondazione Volume!, Rome, IT (cat.)
2010
Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, CH
2009
Cheim & Read, New York, USA
Drawings, Tanja Pol Galerie, München, DE
The Horticultural Society of New York Gallery, New York, USA
Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
2008
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, UK
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Miami, USA
Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, USA (cat.)
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA
2007
Bloomberg Space, London, GB
PS, Amsterdam, NL
2006
The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, USA
2005
Sprüth Magers Projekte, München, DE
Alison Jacques Gallery, London, GB
2004
Cheim & Read, New York, USA
2003
Phenotype, Galerie Michael Janssen, Köln, DE
Brake, Sprüth Magers Projekte, München, DE
Saxifraga, Galleria d’arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo, IT
Haematoxylon, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, IRE (cat.)
2002
Mesophylle, Magasin, Grenoble, FR
Corymb, Kunstverein Ulm, DE (cat.)
Cambium, aspreyjacques, London, UK
Bast, Art & Public, Geneva, CH
Pedicel, Art Unlimited, Art Basel, CH
Chloroplast, Southampton City Art Gallery, Hampshire, UK
Chloroplast, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, DE (cat.)
2001
Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, JP
Wallworks: Ingrid Calame/Paul Morrison, Aspen Art Museum, Colorado, USA
Galerie Emmanuel Perrotin, Paris, FR
Artspace, Auckland, NZ
2000
UCLA Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA
Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Philomene Magers Projekte, München, DE
1999
Galleria Franco Noero, Turin, Iaspreyjacques, London, UK
Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, UK
Galerie Michael Janssen, Köln, DE
1998
Site, Düsseldorf, DE
1996
Habitat, King’s Road, London, UK

 

SELECTED GROUP-EXHIBITIONS

2019
Dark Lantern, curated by Paul Morrison, Knust Kunz Projects, Munich, DE
PS1999-2019, PS Project Space, Amsterdam, NL
2018
Not Dream of Islands, Palfrey, London, UK
Grafik, curated by Ryan McGinness, Harper’s Books, East Hampton, NY, USA
It’s a Celebration, Tanja Pol Galerie, München, DE
Malevolent Eldritch Shrieking, Attercliffe™ , Sheffield, UK
Black and White Landscape. A Collection, Gesellschaft für Gestaltung e.V., Bonn, DE
Burns Unbroke, Summerhill, Edinburgh, UK
Heads Roll, curated by Paul Morrison, Graves Gallery, Museums Sheffield, UK
Superimposition, Partners & Mucciaccia Gallery, London, UK
2017
Against Landscape, Reid Gallery, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK
Schön vergänglich – Blumen in der zeitgenössischen Kunst, Kallmann-Museum, Ismaning, DE
Against Landscape, Coniston Institute, Coniston, UK
2016
NOCTURNALITY, Tanja Pol Galerie, Cologne (temporary space), DE
SNIPERS CHOIR, SNAP, Lyon, FR
The Romantic Thread in British Art, Southampton City Art Gallery, Hampshire, UK
2015
About Trees, Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern, CH
To Go Too Far, Petra Rinck Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
Abstract Index, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Düsseldorf, DE
British Landscapes, Jablonka Maruani Mercier, Knokke, BE
Affordable Bananas Or Whatever, Galerie Sabine Knust, München, DE
Face To Face, Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Züricjh, CH
The Real Face of Burns, Robert Burns Birthplace Museum, Alloway, UK
2014
Post Pop: East Meets West, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
Reconnaissance, Landschaft, Mythos und Figur, Galerie Sabine Knust, München, DE
I was looking back to see if you were looking back at me to see me looking back at you, Tanja Pol, München, DE
PS 1999-2014 / a 15 year anniversary exhibition, PS projectspace, Amsterdam, NL
2013
Crossing Lines, Galerie Ruth Leuchter, Düsseldorf, DE
Under The Greenwood: Picturing British Trees – Present, St Barbe Museum, Lymington, UK
Spring Break, Knust x Kunst, München, DE
2012
Dancing Towards the Essence, Kunsthaus Grenchen, Grenchen, CH
Gold, Belvedere, Wien, AT
Landscape, Pace Prints, New York, USA
Editions Part One, Paul Petro Contemporary Art, Toronto, CAN
The Gallery Collection, curated by Beda Achermann, Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, CH
Dark Matters: Shadow – Technology – Art, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
2011
Winter in America, Tanja Pol, München, DE
2010
Nothing is Forever, South London Gallery, London, UK
Murals, Fundació Joan Miró, Barcelona, ES
Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, Albright Knox Art Gallery, New York, USA
2009
Nantes, Saint-Nazaire Biennale, FR
Golden Agers & Silver Surfers. Old age and ageing in contemporary art, Kunsthaus Baselland, Basel, CH
Le Sang d’un Poète, Saint-Nazaire Biennale, FRAC des Pays de la Loire, Nantes, FR
2008
The Enchanted Garden, Auckland Art Gallery, NZ
Wall Rockets: Contemporary Artists and Ed Ruscha, curated by Lisa Dennison, The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, USA
I Won’t Grow Up, Cheim & Read, New York, USA
Take Me There, curated by Michael Rooks, Haunch of Venison, New York, USA
2007
Afterimage, Two Rooms, Auckland, NZ
Repicturing the Past/Picturing the Present, The Museum Of Modern Art, New York, USA
Door Cycle, Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, USA
Constellations II, Städel Museum, Frankfurt, DE
Fairy Tale, The New Art Gallery Walsall, toured to Chapter, Cardiff and Leeds City Art Gallery, UK
Eye on Europe: Prints, books & multiples/1960 to now, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2006
Private View 1980/2000: Collection Pierre Huber, Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, FR
The Flower as Image, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebæk, DK
2004
Flowers Observed, Flowers Transformed, the Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Why Not Live for Art, Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery, Tokyo, JP
The Boros Collection, ZKM Museum für Neue Kunst, Karslruhe, DE
Rose C’est La Vie, Tel Aviv Museum, Tel Aviv, IL
Art of the Garden, Tate Britain, London, UK
Janssen feat. Janssen, Galerie Rodolphe Janssen, Brussels, BE
2003
New Space! New Group Show!, Galleria Franco Noero, Torino, IT
Flower Power, Musee de Beaux-Arts, Lille, FR
Lee 3 Tau Ceti Central Armory Show, Villa Arson, Nice; curated by Stéphane Magnin, FR
Independence, South London Gallery, London, UK
Panorámica Programme, Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, MEX
20th Anniversary Show, Monika Sprüth Philomene Magers, Köln, DE
Jun Hasegawa, Paul Morrison, Alessandro Raho, Taro Nasu Gallery, Tokyo, JP
John Moores 22 Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Interview with Painting, Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa, Venice, IT
The Drawing Center’s 25th Anniversary Benefit Selections Exhibition Lottery, The Drawing Center, New York, USA
2002
Sphere, The Sir John Soane’s Museum, London, UK
The Galleries Show, The Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
Melodrama, ARTIUM, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporarneo, Vitoria; toured to the Palacio de los Condoes de Gabia/Centro Jose Guerroe, Granada, ES
The Jerwood Painting Prize 2002, Jerwood Space, London, toured to Waterhall Gallery, Birmingham, UK
Animale, Vegetable, Minerale, Galleria Bonomo, Rome, IT
Extreme Connoisseurship, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
2001
Effetto Natura, curated by Mariuccia Casadio, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milan, IT
In fumo, curated by Giacinto Di Pietrantonio, Galleria d’arte moderna e contemporanea, Bergamo, IT
en pleine terre. Wandering between Landscape and Art, Spiral Jetty and Potsdamer Schrebergårten, curated by Bernhard Mendes Bürgi, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Basel, CH
Tatoo Show, modern art, London, UK
Kyoto Portal, nvisible Museum, Kyoto, JP
SchattenRisse: Silhouetten und Cutouts, Lenbachhaus, München, DE
Freestyle, Museum Morbroich, Leverkusen, DE
Bright Paradise, The 1st Auckland Triennial, Auckland Art Gallery Toi oTámaki with Artspace and The University of Auckland, Auckland (toured), NZ
2000
00, Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York, USA
I Believe in Dürer, Kunsthalle Nürnberg, DE
Twisted: Urban and Visionary Landscapes, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL
Lemon Tree Hill, aspreyjacques, London, UK
www.blackandwhite.colour.3d.com, Gio’ Marconi, Milan, IT
Colour Me Blind!, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, DE; toured to Kunsthalle Münster, DE & Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK
1999
John Moores 21 Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
coming up for air, The Cooper Gallery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Fresh Paint – Recent Acquisitions from the Frank Cohen Collection, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, UK
Otros Retratos/Other Portraits, Galería Salvador Díaz, Madrid, ES
Trouble Spot. Painting, Painting, Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerpen, BE
Protoplasm, Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, CH
Cognitive Landscape, Dorothée De Pauw Gallery, Brussels, BE
Selections Winter 99, The Drawing Center, New York, USA
1998
Camden Arts Centre, London and Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, UK
new contemporaries 98, Tea Factory, Liverpool, toured to Camden Arts Centre, London; Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, UK; Trinkaus Galerie, Düsseldorf, DE
dumbpop, Jerwood Gallery, London, UK; toured to LMU Gallery, Leeds, UK
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
Sunshine Breakfast, Galerie Michael Janssen, Köln, DE
1997
World of Painting, Unit, London, UK
Fifty Quid, Goldsmiths College, London, UK
1996
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK
British Council Collection, London, UK

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Cranford Collection, London, UK
Deutsche Bank, DE
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Government Art Collection, London, UK
Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, UK
Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester, UK
Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, USA
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Isl, USA
North Collection, Santa Monica, USA
Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, USA
Rubell Collection, Miami, FL, USA
Simmons & Simmons, London, UK
Southampton City Art Gallery, Hampshire, UK
South London Gallery, London, UK
Städel Museum, Frankfurt, DE
The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum, Worcester, UK
Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK