CELIA COOK

Born 1964 Rugby, Warwickshire, UK

Lives and works in Bath, UK

 

Education

 

1987-89 - Royal College of Art, London

MA Painting

1983-86 - Ravensbourne College of Art and Design, London

BA Hons Fine Art Painting First Class

 

Selected solo exhibitions

 

2019 - 'Route' Candida Stevens Gallery, Chichester

2016 - 'Variations From A Single Source' Adam Gallery, London

2016 - 'Variations From A Single Source' Adam Gallery, Bath

2012 - 'Close To The Edge' Adam Gallery, London

2012 - 'Close To The Edge' Adam Gallery, Bath

 

2008 - Adam Gallery, Bath

1990 - The Winchester Gallery, Winchester

 

Selected group exhibitions

 

2021 - Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London

2019 - 'Present Day - in support of living artists', Candida Stevens Gallery, Chichester

2019 - Wells Art Contemporary, selected group show in the Bishop's Palace, Wells

2018 - 'Touch', with Mali Morris RA, Jane Harris and Julian Brown,

Candida Stevens Gallery, Chichester

2017 - Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London

2016 - Wells Art Contemporary, selected group show in the Bishop's Palace, Wells

2015 - 'O-N-T-O-L-O-G-Y' Celia Cook, Vanessa Jackson RA and Brandon Taylor

ARTHOUSE1, London

2013 - Art Karlsruhe International Contemporary Art Fair, Karlsruhe, Germany

2012 - Summer Group Show, Adam Gallery, London

2012 - ‘Print’ Group show including Howard Hodgkin, Gillian Ayres and Sandra Blow

HiltonFine Art, Bath

2011 - 'Out of the Draw' Group show at 107 Workshop, Shaw, Wiltshire

2006 - Group Show The White Room Gallery, Bath

2005 - Group Show The White Room Gallery, Bath

2002 - Joint show with Sophie Smallhorn, 7 Worcester Terrace Gallery, Bath

in collaboration with Francis Graham Dixon

1990 - 'Two painters' Paton Gallery, London - with Frank Creber

1989 - 'Four Painters' Contemporary Art Market Smiths Gallery, London

1989 - 'New Faces II' Paton Gallery, London

1989 - Art London 89 Fourth International Contemporary Art Fair, London Olympia

1987 - 'Three painters' Goldsmiths College Gallery, London

 

Awards and Scholarships

 

2020 - Pollock-Krasner Foundation grant

2011 - Invited to work with Master Printmaker Jack Shirreff at 107 Workshop,

Wiltshire

1989 - Visiting Fellow in Painting - Winchester School of Art, Southampton University

1988 - Pirelli Scholarship

 

 

 

Teaching and Lecturing

 

1990 - Visiting Lecturer Winchester School of Art, Winchester

1989 - Visiting Lecturer Kingston Polytechnic, London

 

Major Collections

 

RCA Collection, London

Jeremy Isaacs, London

Susan Kasen and Robert Summer, USA

Mina and Andrew Renton, London

Soho House permanent collection

Chippenham Museum Collection, Wiltshire. Gifted by Golder/Thompson.

 

Bibliography

 

2019 - Georgia Attlesey, 'Route' Catalogue Candida Stevens Gallery

2015 - Traction Magazine USA, O-N-T-O-L-O-G-Y imterview

2015 - Brandon Taylor, 'O-N-T-O-L-O-G-Y' Catalogue Arthouse1

2012 - Julia Moszkowicz, 'Close to the edge' Catalogue Adam Gallery

2008 - Robin Marriner, Catalogue Adam Gallery

1990 - John Gillett, Catalogue Winchester Fellowship

1990 - Graham Hughes, London Exhibitions, ARTS REVIEW April 20

1989 - Sue Hubbard, New Faces II, TIME OUT July 12 - 19

 

 

 

 

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