Grant - Bio

Biography of artist Grant Foster

EDUCATION


2012 MA in Painting, Royal College of Art, London, UK
2004 BA in Fine Arts Painting, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK


EXHIBITIONS

2015
Solo Show, Title to be Confirmed, RH Contemporary, New York, USA
Group Show, Figuratively Speaking, Marcelle Joseph Projects, Heike Moras Gallery, London, UK
                
2014
Solo Show, Holy Island, Chandelier Projects, London, UK
Group Show, The Theadneedle Prize, Mall Galleries, London, UK
Group Show, East London Painting Prize, Strand House, London, UK
Group Show, Rx for Viewing (with Jesse Wine), Ana Cristea Gallery, New York, USA
Group Show,  London Art Fair, Ceri Hand Gallery, London, UK

2013
Solo Show, The Walnut Tree, Chinashop, Oxford, UK
Group Show, Art Britannia, Miami, USA
Group Show, Painting Show, Winter Projects, London, UK
Group Show, Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Spike Island, Bristol and ICA, London, UK
Group Show, Implausible Imposters, Ceri Hand Gallery, London, UK
Group Show, Creekside open selected by Paul Noble and Ceri Hand, London, UK
  
2012
Group Show, The Harboured Guest, 4 Windmill Street, London, UK
Group Show, Show RCA, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Group Show, Backwards Man, CGP London, UK

2011
Group Show, Memory of a Hope, Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Group Show, The Future Can Wait presents Polemically Small, Torrance Art Museum, CA, USA
Group Show, Hello Paradise, Kinsgate Gallery, London, UK

2010
Group Show, Between a Hole and a Home, James Taylor Gallery, London, UK

2009
Solo Show, Mute and Impotent Before the Boot, Post Box Gallery, London, UK
Group Show, Kunskog, 500 dollars, London, UK
Group Show, Royal Academy Summer Show, RCA, London, UK
Group Show, Pretty Deep, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, UK

2008
Group Show, John Moores 25, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
Group Show, Dead Bodies and Cardboard, Elevator Gallery, London, UK

2006
Group Show, George Polke Invites, London, UK
Group Show, Pathos to Ethos, Elevan, London, UK

2005
Group Show, Mondays in the Sun, Fosterart, London, UK


AWARDS AND PUBLICATIONS

2014 Publication: Holy Island, text written by Lorena Munoz Alonso
2013 Publication: The Walnut Tree, Oxford, UK
2013 Publication: Bloomberg New Contemporaries
2010 Prize: Leverhulme Bursary
2009 Publication: Mute and Impotent Before the Boot , London, UK
2008 Prize: John Moores 25, Liverpool, UK
2008 Publication: John Moores 25, catalog publication
2007 Prize: Celeste Art Prize 
2007 Publication: Celeste Art Prize, catalog publication
2006 Prize: Windsor and Newton Prize
2004: Burt and Brill Cardens Award for outstanding Artistic Excellence
 

For the Love of Them, 2014 Cardboard, metal, paint, plaster, polyester and wood 126 x 52 x 52 cm 49 5/8 x 20 1/2 x 20 1/2 in

For the Love of Them, 2014
Cardboard, metal, paint, plaster, polyester and wood
126 x 52 x 52 cm
49 5/8 x 20 1/2 x 20 1/2 in