Hurvin Anderson | Biography

 

Born in 1965, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Lives and works in London

 

Education

1996-1998
M.A. in Painting, Royal College of Art, London

1991-1994
B.A. Hons Fine Art; Painting, Wimbledon School of Art

1990-1991
Foundation, Birmingham Polytechnic, Birmingham

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
Hurvin Anderson: reporting back, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

2011
Hurvin Anderson: Subtitles, Michael Werner, New York

2009
Peter’s Series 2007-2009, Studio Museum, Harlem, New York
Art Now: Hurvin Anderson, Tate Modern, London

2008
Hurvin Anderson, Thomas Dane Gallery, London
Hurvin Anderson, Anthony Meier Fine Arts, San Francisco

2007
Hurvin Anderson, Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, Coventry

2006
A View on the River Cobre, Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

2005
New Paintings, Thomas Dane Gallery, London

2003
The Lime, David Risley Gallery, London
Hurvin Anderson, Thomas Dane Gallery, London

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
Homebodies, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

2011
Flowers for Summer, Michael Werner, New York
Sometimes I Wish I Could Just Disappear, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

2010
Self-Consciousness, Veneklasen / Werner, Berlin
Newspeak, Saatchi Gallery, London
Dull as I am, I Hope to Live by These Lines, Simon Preston Gallery, New York

2007
Very Abstract and Hyper Figurative, Thomas Dane Gallery, London

2006
Crivelli’s Nail, Chapter Gallery, Cardiff
Archipeinture, artists build architecture, Le Plateau, Fonds regional d’art contemporain d’Ile-de-France, Paris; Camden Arts Centre, London

2004
Back to Paint, C & M Arts, New York
EastInternational, Norwich Gallery, Norwich

2002
Cockafuckingdoodledo, Jeffery Charles Gallery, London

1999-2000
Telling Times, Leicester Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester

1999
Pictures of Pictures, Arnoldfini, Bristol/Norwich Gallery, Norwich
Forest, The Bull and Last, London

1994-1995
Inheritance, Ikon Touring, Birmingham

 

Fellowship

1990-2000
Cheltenham Fine Art Research Fellow (Painting)
Cheltenham & Gloucester College of Higher Education

 

Awards and Scholarships

2009
Residency at Headlands Centre for the Arts, Sausalito

2005
Residency at Dulwich Picture Gallery, London

2002
Caribbean Contemporary Arts Residency Programme, Trinidad

1997
John Crane, New York

1996
Alkazzi Travel Award, New York

1994
William Booker Travel Scholarship, Philadelphia