Paul Desborough

Portfolio

Location: London, UK
Website: pauldesborough@gmail.com
Bio:

I am a painter currently based in London but my practice has previously led me to live/work in Toronto, New York, Berlin and Glasgow. My BA was completed at Wimbledon School of Art (1994-7) and my MA at Glasgow School of Art (2003-5).

Exhibitions:

2017

Hestercombe, Taunton 'Regions of Light' March - July

2016

Bruton Art Factory, Somerset 'Pushing Forward Back' Oct - Nov
Artist in residence at Hauser & Wirth, Somerset Feb - Sept

2015

Rebecca Camhi, Athens. Gardens in progress (group)

2014

Hardy Tree Gallery, London Anything & Nothing (solo)

2013

Invercauld commission, Scotland

Rebecca Camhi, Athens, Mis-heard Lyrics

2012

Hardy Tree Gallery, London. Ultracave

2011

Hausler Contemporary, Munich. Hyperwrong (group)

Diving for Pearls, Karlsruhe, Germany.

Teverina Fine Art, Italy. Same Time, Same Place (2 person)

2010

Teverina Fine Art, Italy (group)

Lothringer 13, Munich, Germany. Diving for Pearls II

2009

Hauser & Wirth, Swallow St, London. Emmetropia (2 person)

Zbaszyn. Poland. Experimental Arts Festival

2008

New Quebec St, London. Diving for Pearls (group)

Sassa Trulzsch, Berlin. Plastic Side-Effects (solo)

Wallis Gallery, London. Night of the Dead (group)

2007

Ashwin Gallery, London. ‘Carcus’ (group)

2006

Centre Clark, Montreal. Marking Time in Stretch Marks, Paint & Plunder (residency + solo exhibit)

2005

ADI Projects, London. Group Exhibit

Beijing Academy of Fine Art, China. MFA Graduate Exhibition

Tramway, Glasgow. MFA Graduate Exhibition

2004 – 1996

Neon Gallery, London. 2 Person Show – Nov 02. Metro Gallery, Williamsburg, NY. Group Exhibit – June 01. Metro Gallery, Williamsburg, NY. Coriolis – April 2000. Denise Bibro, Chelsea, NY. Summer Invitational – July 99. Artcore, Toronto. ‘Whites.’ – Dec 98. Meg Gallery, Toronto. Group Exhibit – Oct 98. 8 – 98, Toronto. Group Exhibit – May 98.DeKooning, Making & Meaning: Tate Gallery and Royal College, London –April 96.