Untitled

Ink, acrylic, photographic print, plastic and card

Untitled

Ink, acrylic, photographic print, plastic and card

Tim Ellis

Tim Ellis was born in Chester in 1981. He studied at Liverpool John Moores 2000-2003 and the Royal Academy Schools 2006-2009. His Solo exhibitions include: ‘Finding Comfort in an Unknown Future’, Fold Gallery, London, 2014. ‘We Belong Together’, IAG, Hong Kong, 2013. ‘Sons of Pioneers’, Furini Contemporary, Rome, Italy, 2011. ‘The Tourist’, Spacex, Exeter, England, 2011. ‘A Foundation for Exchange’, Primopiano, Lugano, Switzerland, 2010. Selected group exhibitions include: ‘The London Open’, The Whitechapel Gallery, London, 2015. 'Local Objects', curated by Rita Salvaggio, Ikeyazhang, Milan, Italy 2015. ‘Illegitimate Objects’, Oxford University, 2015. ‘Long Ting (No Long Ting)’, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland, 2015. ‘100 Painters of Tomorrow’, Thames and Hudson, New York 2014. ‘The MAC International’, The Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 2014. ‘Open 17’, International exhibition of sculptures and installations, Venice Lido & San Servolo Island, Venice, Italy, 2014.‘Icastica’, Fraternita Laici, Museo di Ivan Bruschi & Galleria Comunale D’Arte Contemporanea, Municipality of Arezzo, Italy, 2014. ‘Image/Object’, Furini Contemporary, Rome, Italy, 2013. ‘Misinformation Centre’, Hack The Barbican, The Barbican, London 2013.‘Secret Societies’, To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence,  CAPC Musee d’Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France & The Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany, 2011 – 2012. ‘Friendship of the Peoples’, Simon Oldfiled Gallery, London, 2011.‘The John Moores Painting Prize 26’, The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 2010. ‘Newspeak - British Art Now Part I’, The Saatchi Gallery, London, 2010. ‘Tag 3 to 36: New London Painting’, Brown Gallery, London, 2010. Collections include: The Saatchi Collection, The Glenfiddich Collection, Swiss Life and various public and private collections in Europe, Asia and USA. He was artist in residence at Glenfiddich, Scotland in 2011, culminating in a touring group show ‘Forward Thinking’ 2011 – 2012. Currently Programme Director of Horatio Jr and freelance curator. He lives and works in London.