Pen Dalton

Location: Walthamstow

… has exhibited, published and lectured internationally; taught studio practice and critical theory to graduate and post graduate students, notably at Dartington College of Arts and Birmingham City University. In the past, involved in socially contextualised arts/feminist art practice in issues of identity, sexuality and subjectivity. Work from this era can be seen in The Women’s Archive, Victoria and Albert Museum, The Musee D'Affiches in Paris etc. Now a member of The Contemporary British Painting group and interested in the role of painting in a post-digital era, returning to Greenberg's notion of painting as a kind of 'holding operation' against forces inimical to art.


2017 28 feb - 11th March Different Strokes. solo painting show Westminster Reference Library, London
2017 22-26th feb Art+Text, Studio44ad, Bath
2016 Out of the Studio Group show Winns Gallery. Lloyd Park Studio artists, Walthamstow
2015, 28/02 - 11/04 group: Contemporary British Abstraction SE9 Container Gallery, London [painting]
2014-15, 1/11 - 31/3 group: Contemporary British Painting: Priseman-Seabrook Collection. Huddersfield Art Gallery. Yorkshire, UK [painting]
2014-15, 15/11 - 8/3: group: @PaintBritain Ipswich Art School Gallery, Colchester and Ipswich Museums, UK [painting]
2014, 2/02 - 16/02 mixed: Artness. Artmeet Gallery, Milan. Italy [painting]
2014, 1/05 - 2/11 mixed: A World to Win: Posters of Protest and Revolution. Victoria and Albert Museum, London [screenprinted poster]
2014, 1/1 - 2/02 Solo: Stuff and Nonsense Tokarska Gallery Walthamstow, London [Installation, prints and paintings]
2014, 1/10 - 31/10 mixed: Inspired by Morris William Morris Gallery, Walthamstow, London. [painting with applied print]