JEFFREY DENNIS at ART SPACE GALLERY- CV
Jeffrey Dennis
1958 Born in Colchester, England in 1958
1976 - 1980 Studied at the Slade School of Fine Art, London - BA Hons)
1991 - 1997 Tutor in Fine Art at the Ruskin School of Drawing & Fine Art, University of Oxford,
1997 - Senior Lecturer in Painting & Drawing, Chelsea College of Art & Design, London
Lives and works in London.
 
WORK IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Arts Council of England

New School, New York City

British Council Saatchi Collection
British Standards Institution Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Department of Trade & Industry Swindon Museum & Art Gallery
Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris Tate Gallery
Leeds City Art Gallery Unilever PLC
Leicestershire Education Authority  
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2008 Extracts from the Log Art Space Gallery, London
2006 New Paintings Art Space Gallery, London
2003 A Crisis of Connections Art Space Gallery, London
1999-2000 Chelsea College of Art & Design, London
1994 Anderson O'Day Gallery, London
1993 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
Orchard Gallery, Derry, Northern Ireland
1991-2 Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
1990-1 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
Iain Pattie Associates, London
1988-9 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
1987 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
1986 Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Galleria Salvatore Ala, Milan
1985-6 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
1985 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York
1984-5 Galleria Salvatore Ala, Milan
1983 Tom Allen Centre, London
1979 Five Dryden Street Gallery, London
University of Essex, Wivenhoe, Essex
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2005

Short Stories about Painting: Art Space Gallery, London
237th Summer Exhibition: Royal Academy of Arts, London  

2003 Fifteen Years: Art2003, London
The Divine Comedy: Art Space Gallery, London
2002 Fresh Windows: Two-person show with Jungah Lhee; Suwon City Youth Culture Centre, Suwon, South Korea;
Paintings in Hospitals: The Saatchi Gallery at Underwood Street, London
From the Saatchi Gift: Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh
2001 Showcase: Chelsea College of Art & Design at the Former Royal Army Medical College, Millbank, London
First RWA Open Painting Competition: Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Summer Exhibition: Royal Academy of Arts, London
Collection:Selection: Middlesbrough Art Gallery
1998-2002 Drawing Distinctions: Twentieth-century Drawings & Watercolours from the British Council Collection:http://collection.britishcouncil.org/html/exhibition/exhibition.aspx?id=14504;
Centre for Arts, Penang, Malaysia (7 Aug - 10 Sept 98)
Timmins Museum & NEC, Timmins, Ontario (1 Dec 99 - 15 Jan 2000);
Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba (6 Feb - 26 Mar 00);
Prairie Art Gallery, Grand Prairie, Alberta (1 Jun - 15 Jul 00;
Yukon Art Gallery, Whitehorse, Yukon (15 Aug - 30 Sep 00);
Hermitage, St Petersburg, Russia (12 Dec 00 - 14 Jan 01);
Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia (23 Jan - 9 Mar 01);
Nizhny Novgorod, Museum of Fine Arts, Russia (22 Mar - 25 Apr 01);
Milton Keynes Art Gallery, UK (25 Sep­ 4 Nov 01);
Castle Museum, Nottingham, UK (8 Dec 01 ­ 27 Jan 02)
1998-2001 Secret Victorians: a Hayward Gallery National Touring Exhibition:
Firstsite, Colchester (17 Oct - 5 Dec 98);
Arnolfini, Bristol (12 Dec 98 - 31 Jan 99);
Ikon, Birmingham (10 Feb - 4 Apr 99);
Middlesbrough Art Gallery (1 May - 26 Jun 99);
Brighton Museum & Art Gallery (3 Jul - 15 Aug 99);
Armand Hammer Museum, UCLA, Los Angeles (20 Sep 99 - 2 Jan 00),
the Fabric Workshop & Museum, Philadelphia (25 Jan - 7 Apr 01)
2000 as it is: Ikon Gallery, Birmingham James Rielly - Jeffrey Dennis - Pat O'Connor - Sophie Von Hellerman - Markus Vater: Timothy Taylor Gallery,
1999 John Moores Exhibition 21: Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
1998 Artfutures: the Contemporary Arts Society at Art98, London
La Collection: Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris
A Cloudburst of Material Possessions: Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry
1997 Drawing Distinctions...: Berkeley University, California
Pheonix Museum, Arizona
1996 Satellite: Scottish Arts Council Travelling Gallery, Scotland
1996 New Voices: Work from the British Council Collection: http://collection.britishcouncil.org/html/exhibition/exhibition.aspx?id=14829
National Theatre Gallery, Bucharest Cultural Centre for the Municipality of Athens;
Cultural Centre for the National Bank of Greece, Thessaloniki;
Russian Museum, St Petersburg; The Museum, Nizhni Novgorod, Russia;
Galeria Mesta Bratislava, Slovakia; Czech Museum of Fine Arts, Prague;
Museum of Modern Art, Skopje, Macedonia
Satellite: Scottish Arts Council Travelling Gallery, Scotland
Culford Press Anniversary Portfolio Exhibition: the Charleston Gallery, Charleston
1995-7 Home and Away: Internationalism and British Art 1900 - 1990: Tate Gallery, Liverpool
1995-6 The Question of Scale: Gosport Museum, Gosport; Evreham, Iver; Bedales Gallery, Steep ; the Winchester Gallery, Winchester School of Art; Arnolfini, Bristol
1995 New Voices...: Kulturhistorisches Museum, Magdeborg, Germany; Sala de Veronicas,
Murcia; Pescadera Vieja - Sala de Arte, Jerez, Spain
Culford Press Anniversary Portfolio Exhibition: Eagle Gallery, London
1994 Worlds in a Box: City Art Centre, Edinburgh; Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich; Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
New Voices...: Centro Culturel Galileo, Madrid; Museo de Bellas Artes, Bilbao; Centre d'Art Sante Monica, Barcelona
1993 John Moores Exhibition 18: Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
New Voices...: Izmir State Painting and Sculpture Museum; Ankara State Fine Arts Gallery; Taksim Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
1992-3 New Acquisitions: Tate Gallery, London
New Voices...: Musée National d'Histoire et d'Art, Luxembourg; Centre de Conférences Albert Borschette, Brussels
1992 Northern Adventures: Camden Arts Centre and St Pancras Station, London
1991 A View of London: Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg, Austria
Out of Limbo: Fundacion Luis Cernuda, Seville, Spain
1990 Sign: New Academy Gallery, London
The Theory and Practice of Small Painting: Anderson O'Day Gallery, London
The British Art Show: McLellan Galleries, Glasgow; Leeds City Art Gallery; Hayward Gallery, London
1988 Figuring Out the Eighties: Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne
Inside/Outside: Castle Museum, Nottingham
Object & Image: City Museum, Stoke-on-Trent
1987 Comic Iconoclasm: Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
1986 Force of Circumstance: P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York
Correspondentie Europa: Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
Jeffrey Dennis, Alan Green, Alison Wilding: Third Eye Centre, Glasgow
Small Format: Lang & O'Hara Gallery, New York
A Look at Painting: R.C. Erpf Gallery, New York
Prospect 86: Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany
Sur Les Murs: Fondation Cartier, Jouy-en-Josas, France
1985 Walking and Falling: Plymouth Arts Centre; Kettle's Yard, Cambridge; Interim Art, London
Between Identity & Politics: Gimpel Fils Gallery, London; Darlington Arts Centre, Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer Gallery, New York
Summer in the City: Ikon Gallery, Birmingham
Anniotanta: Galleria dell'Arte Moderna, Bologna, Italy
Nuove Trame dell'Arte: Castello Colonna, Gennazzano, Italy
1982 New Art Platform 2: Midland Group, Nottingham
1981 Jeffrey Dennis/Peter Symons: Bedford Way Gallery, Institute of Education, London
1980 Whitechapel Open: Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
SELECTED REVIEWS
1999 John McEwan Sunday Telegraph October 3
1997 Ian Hunt Art Monthly December
William Feaver the Observer November 9
1995 Martin Holman the London Magazine February
1994 Debra Bricker Balken Art in America June
Josune Saiz Egin May 4
James Hall the Guardian March 28
William Feaver the Observer March 27
Adrian Searle Time Out March 23-30
Olga Spiegel La Vanguardia March 19
Peter Slatin Artnews February
1993 William Feaver the Observer October 24
Ian Hill the Irish Times February 20
1992 William Feaver the Observer October 11
1991 Tony Godfrey Art in America April
Ingrid Schaffner Arts Magazine April
Faye Hirsch Tema Celeste March
Roberta Smith The New York Times January 11
The New Yorker January 14
1990 Tony Godfrey The Burlington Magazine September
Andrew Graham-Dixon The Independent January 30
1989 Margaret Moorman Artnews March
Arts Magazine April
Roberta Smith The New York Times January 13
1987 Barry Schwabsky Flash Art May
Matthew Collings and Stuart Morgan Artscribe March
Desa Philippi Artscribe March
Stuart Morgan Vogue January
1986 Lynne Cooke Flash Art October
William Feaver The Observer June 22
Giancinto di Petrantonio Fash Art April
Nancy Grimes Artnews April
Stuart Morgan Artscribe February
Barry Schwabsky Arts Magazine February
Sarah Kent Time Out January 30
1985 Angela Vetesse Flash Art April
1984 Sarah Kent Time Out June 7 - 13
Mog Johnstone Art Line June
1982 Irene McManus The Guardian September 15
Derek Carruthers Arts Review September 10
Catalogues published for solo exhibitions
1993 Orchard Gallery, Derry, Northern Ireland - text by Stuart Morgan ISBN 0-907797-73-3
1991 Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, USA - text by Trevor Richardson
1988 Salvatore Ala Gallery, New York - text by Tony Godfrey
1986 Whitechapel Art Gallery, London - text by Stuart Morgan
Selected publications for group exhibitions/collections
2002 Fresh Windows: Suwon City Youth Culture Centre, Suwon;co-authors Jeffrey Dennis/Colin Cina, ed Jungah Lhee
2001 Collection:Selection: exhibition pamphlet; pb. Middlesbrough Art Gallery
co-authors Jeffrey Dennis/Keith Bridgewood/Sue Arrowsmith, ed Julia Bell
2000 as it is: Ikon Gallery, Birmingham - text by Claire Doherty/Michael Prior/Jonathan Watkins (pp.42-45)
The Saatchi Gift to the Arts Council Collection: Hayward Gallery Publishing - text by Ann Jones, Julia Risness & Isobel Johnstone
1999 John Moores Exhibition 21: National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside (pp56/7)
Secret Victorians: Hayward Gallery Publishing - text by Melissa Feldman & Ingrid Schaffner (pp.20/22/23)
1998 Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain - text by Hervé Chandès/Grazia Quaroni (p.235)
1997 John Moores Exhibition 20: National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside (pp.52/3)
Drawing Distinctions: Twentieth-century Drawings & Watercolours from the British Council Collection: British Council, London - text by Frances Spalding (p.49)
1995

A Question of Scale: Southern Arts Touring Exhibition - text by Rebecca Fortnum (pp.46-48)
New Voices: British Council, London - text by Adrian Searle & Andrea Rose (pp.13/20)
Culford Press Anniversary Portfolio: Culford Press, London - text by Colin Wiggins

1994 Worlds in a Box: South Bank Centre, London - text by Alexandra Noble (p.24)
1993 John Moores Exhibition 18: National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside - text by Andrew Brighton
1992

Northern Adventures: Camden Arts Centre, London - text by Kay Roberts
New Voices: Work from the British Council Collection: British Council, London - text by Gill Hedley and Andrea Rose (pp.20/21/54/55)
The Saatchi Gift: Tate Gallery, London - text by Nicholas Serota

1991 Out of Limbo: Fundacion Luis Cernuda, Seville - text by Greg Hilty (pp.37-45)
A View of London: Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg - text by Michael Archer (pp.9/16/17/28)
1990 The Theory and Practice of Small Painting: Anderson O'Day Gallery, London - text by Tony Godfrey
The British Art Show: South Bank Centre, London - text by Caroline Collier, David Ward and Andrew Nairne (pp.29/30/58/59/119/120/131)
1988 Figuring Out the Eighties: Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne - text by Tony Godfrey (pp.6/7/9)
1987 Comic Iconoclasm: Institute of Contemporary Arts, London - text by Sheena Wagstaff and Umberto Eco (.p60)
1986 Prospect 86: Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt - text by Peter Weiermair (pp.76/77)
Correspondentie Europa: Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam - text by Stuart Morgan (pp.20-27)
1985 Anniotanta: Mazzotta, Italy - text by Achille Bonito Oliva (pp.72/101/108)
Nuove Trame dell'Arte: Electra, Italy - text by Achille Bonito Oliva
Other recent publications
1999 What is Painting? Representation and Modern Art: written by Julian Bell; pub. Thames & Hudson (pp.220/221) ISBN 0-500-28101-7
1998 The Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945: compiled by David Buckman; pb. Dictionaries of Art (p.346) ISBN 0-9532609-0-9
The Message beyond the Medium: article written for Tate #15, co-authored with Paul Bonaventura (p.80) ISSN 1351-3737
1997-8 Now You See It: An internet exhibition chosen by Gill Hedley from the AXIS database.
1996 Gas Station: An interactive artists' project published on the internet by the Laboratory at the Ruskin School of Drawing & Fine Art, University of Oxford, ed. Paul Bonaventura.
Paint: written by Jeffery Camp; ed. Tim Hyman; pub. Dorling Kindersley (pp. 60/226/227)
1994-5 Reviews written for Untitled #6 (p15) on Toni Grand at Camden Arts Centre and Untitled #7 (p.9) on Divers Memories at the Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford; ISBN 0969-9716
1994 Audio Arts vol.14 #3: Painting: A Symposium at Camden Arts Centre
1993 A Year of Art for London Lighthouse: text by Marina Vaisey; pub. London Lighthouse
(week 49) ISBN 09521520-0-2
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