ARTISTS : PAUL HOUSLEY
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EXHIBITIONS AT ZIEHERSMITH

Mudpusher Blues


   

 

PAUL HOUSELY BIO
1964
Born in Stalybridge, Greater Manchester
Lives and works in London

EDUCATION
1995
Painting M.A. Royal College of Art, London
1986
Fine Art B.A. (hons), Sheffield City Polytechnic
1982
Fine Art Foundation, Tameside College of Art and Technology

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013
A Gentleman Abroad, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver, Canada
2012
England Sleeps, Poppy Sebire, London
Mudpusher Blues, ZieherSmith, New York
2011
A Yellow Bird at Night, Peter Bergman ALP Gallery, Stockholm
A Maid For Paint, Poppy Sebire, London
2010
Akinci Gallery, Amsterdam
2009
Orders from Chaos, Peter Bergman ALP Gallery, Stockholm
2008
Some Have Eyes, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Night Painting, Sunday L.E.S., NY
2006
Solo Presentation, Vienna Art Fair
Heavy Easel, Norwich Gallery, Norwich
2005
New Works, Durham Light Infantry Museum, Durham
The Boy is Made of Plastic, Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland
New Ways to be Alone, Wilkinson Gallery, London
2003
New Works, Waygood Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
2002
Liste 2002, Young Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
New Works, Nylon Gallery, London
2001
I, Mancunian, The Lowry Gallery, Salford touring under different titles to
Nottingham, Angel Row, Leeds City Art Gallery and James Hockey Gallery, Surrey Institute, Arts Council sponsored tour
New Works, Studio Raffaelli, Trento, Italy
2000
Some Things Smell in Denmark, Nylon, London
New Works, University of Northumbria at Newcastle Gallery
1998
England til it Hurts, Berwick Gymnasium Gallery, Berwick Upon Tweed
1997
Poets and Dentists, The 312 Gallery, London
1996
IF, Alternative Art Galleries, London
1994
Bummed, The Hockney Gallery, R.C.A. London
1990
One Man Show, The Graves Gallery, Sheffield

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2013
Bianca feat. Mars, Galleria Bianca, Palermo, Italy
2012
See Through, Belmacz Gallery, London
An Eclectic Approach, Via Rinaldo Rigola 1, Milan
British, Vigo Gallery, London
Breadbox, ZieherSmith at the ICON, Nashville, TN
London Twelve, City of Prague Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
Ever Since I Put Your Picture In A Frame, curated by Merlin James, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art, 42 Carlton Place, Glasgow, UK
2011
A Sort of Night to the Mind, Artary Galerie, Stuttgart
Art Nueve Gallery, Murcia
Hurricane Lamb, Duff House, Scotland
Pulsed, ASC Gallery, London
Fade Away, Gallery North, Newcastle upon Tyne
The Perfect Crime, No.4A Gallery, Malvern
Keep Floors and Passage Clear, curated by Tom Godfrey, White Columns, New York
2010
Dark Nature, curated by James Aldridge, Poppy Sebire Gallery, London
She Awoke With a Jerk, curated by Nigel Cooke, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
Meteor, curated by Oliver Basiano, New Court Gallery, Repton Derbyshire
2009
Paperview, curated by Danny Rolph, John Jones Project Space, London
Repetition, Paintwork3 Galerie Borchart Hamburg
Summer Show, Gallery Akinci, Amsterdam
Paintwork 2, SW1 Gallery, London
Being There, Gallery Akinci, Amsterdam
2008
Presence, curated by Robert Mollers, Tony Wight Gallery Chicago US
2007
Inaugural Show, ALP/Peter Bergman, Stockholm,
Slim Volume, Curated by Andy Hunt, Hotel Gallery
Paul Housley/Mark Bell, Jessica Bradley Art and Projects, Toronto
2004
John Moores 23, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
Sidelonging, 117 Commercial Road, London
Works on Paper, Keith Talent Gallery, London
2003
The Painting Show, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
Dirty Pictures, The approach, London
Yes! I am a long way from home, Wolverhampton Gallery touring to
The Nunnery, London; Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art,
Sunderland, Herbert Read Gallery, Kent
The Cat Show, Acme Gallery, Los Angeles
Arcadia, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London.
2002
Painting and Illustration, The Luckman Institute, Los Angeles.
Closer, Standpoint Gallery, London
Glossies, Keith Talent Gallery, London
Yesteryear, Nowadays, Hales Gallery, London
Air Guitar, Milton Keynes Gallery, touring to The Cornerhouse,
Manchester; Angel Row, Nottingham, Carlisle
2001
The Record Sleeve Show, VTO Gallery, London
Modern Love, Hobbypop Museum, Dusseldorf touring to VTO Gallery,
London
2000
Zeitgenossen/Contemporanians; Malerei. 20;21 Galerei, Essen.
The Poster Show, Cabinet Gallery, London
Homage to the Budokhan, Foyles Gallery, London
Vim and Vigour, Mass, Sheffield
1999
The Poster Show, Gavin Brown Enterprises, New York,
9/9/99, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
EAST International, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich
1997
Bad Reproduction, Thames Valley University Gallery, London
1991
John Moores 17, The Walker Gallery, Liverpool
1990
Revolver, The Graves Gallery, Sheffield
1989
12, The Leadmill, Sheffield
1988
The Mappin Open, Mappin Gallery, Sheffield

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Paul Housley: Music From The Studio, essay by Martin Herbert, London: Belmacz, 2013
"Paul Housley", Vancouver Magazine, February 18-24, 2013
Martin Herbert, "Paul Housley", Frieze, November 1, 2012
"Paul Housley in Converstaion with Nigel Cook," Video, ArtReview.com, November 12, 2011
Nigel Cook, "Now Hear This: Paul Housley," Art Review, September 2011
Sky Sherwin, "Artist of the Week: Paul Housley," The Guardian, June 16, 2011
"Interview with Paul Housley," ArtSlant, May 2011
"Art Talks - Paul Housley," AnOther Magazine, March 23, 2011
The Berwick Gymnasium Fellowships, An Archival record. Published by Art Editions North and English Heritage, 2008
Critics Choice, Time Out London, December 2008
Helen Sumpter, "Paul Housley: In the Studio," Time Out London, November 2008
Francesca Gavin, "Some Have Eyes," Dazed and Confused, November 2008
Michael Wilson, "Art Review: Paul Housley," Artforum, May 2008
EAST 17, 17 Years of EAST, Norwich Gallery, 2007
Berwick Gymnasium Fellowships, Cornerhouse, 2007
Robert Clark, Exhibition Preview, The Guide, The Guardian, January 2006
Heavy Easel, Dispatch, Norwich Gallery, 2006
Robert Clark, Exhibition Preview, The Guide, The Guardian, September 2005
Jessica Lack, Critic’s Choice, The Guardian, February 2005
Sue Hubbard, Independent Review, The Independent, February 2005
Jessica Lack, Exhibition Preview, The Guide, The Guardian, February 2005
"The Boy is Made of Plastic," 66 page Catalogue, Art Editions North, 2005
New Works, Exhibition Catalogue, Waygood Gallery, 2004
Modern Painters, Channel 4, Television Programme, September 2003
Masters of the Universe, Exhibition Catalogue, Chapter Gallery, 2003
"Yes! I am a long way from home," Exhibition Catalogue, The Redgate, 2003
Kate Kitamura, "Review: Yesteryear Nowadays," Contemporary Magazine, October 2002
Beverley Hood, A.N. Magazine, September 2002
Helen Sumpter, "ìRising Starî," Hot Tickets Magazine, February 2002
Still Life, Exhibition Catalogue, Gallery Del Tasso Bergamo, 2002
Air Guitar, Catalogue, Milton Keynes Gallery, 2002
Paul Housley, 58 page Catalogue, Lowry Press, 2002
Paul Housley/ Jordan Tinker, 50 page catalogue, Studio Raffaelli, 2002
Ronnie Simpson, Art Review Magazine, December 2001
Flux Magazine, Febuary 2001
Marissa Burgess, City Life Magazine, January 2001
Graham Parker, Review of I, Mancunian, The Lowry, Art Monthly, January 2001
Alfred Hickling, Review, The Guardian Newspaper, January 2001
Front Cover, Juliet Magazine (Italian), January 2001
Tank Magazine, September 2000
Limb by Limb Magazine, Feature, August 2000
"The American Easy and Other Stories," University Press, 2000
Dave Beech, Review of EAST International, September 1999
Review of Royal College Degree Show, Sunday Telegraph, June 1995


FELLOWSHIPS AND RESIDENCIES
2008 Space for 10, London Print Studio three month Residency,
2005 Durham Cathedral Artist in Residence, Twelve Month Residency
1999 Evelyn Williams Trust Drawing Fellow, Six month residency, University
of Northumbria at Newcastle Upon Tyne
1998 Berwick Gymnasium Gallery Fellowship, Four Month Residency,
Berwick Upon Tweed
1994 R.C.A. Travel Award, three month Residency in Paris