MICHAEL O'REILLY | BIOGRAPHY

Biography of artist Michael O'Reilly

EDUCATION

2007-2010 BA (1st Honors), Wimbledon College of Arts, London, UK
2010-2013 Fine Art Postgraduate, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK


EXHIBITIONS

2015
Solo Show, CABIN Gallery, London, UK
Rover, HSBC Headquarters, London, UK

2014  

Have we met before?, John Martin Gallery, London, UK
A Virtual Topography, Husk Gallery, London, UK
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London, UK
Artworks Open, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London, UK
‘Aftersun’ The Space, Sevenoaks, Kent, UK
The Catlin Guide 2014 Launch: New Artists in the U.K, London, UK

                
2013

Postgraduate Printmaking in London, Clifford Chance, London, UK
R.A Schools and JM Finn and Co. Culford, East Anglia, UK
Fantasy Landscape, HSBC Headquarters, London, UK
HELP: Hollow Earth London Painters, SIX Space, Bournemouth, UK
Royal Academy Schools Show, London, UK
Group show, JM Finn Corporate Offices, London, UK
Form From Form, Matthews Yard, London, UK


2012

Nature or Nurture, GX Gallery, London, UK
Royal Academy Summer Show, London, UK
Premiums, Royal Academy Schools interim show, R.A Burlington Gardens, London, UK
Imaginaries of a Mysterious World, The Biscuit Factory 'The Factory Kitchen', Newcastle, UK

  
2010

Hans Brinker Retuning Winners Solo Exhibition, Hans Brinker Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Generation Ten, New young British artists in association with Candlestar and Hyatt Regency, The Churchill Hotel, London, UK
Group Show, The Wimbledon Gallery, London, UK


2009

Hans Brinker Budget Trophey Exhibition, Hans Brinker Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Abstract Landscapes, Wimbledon, London, UK


2008

Group Exhibition, Deautsch Bank, London, UK


AWARDS, RESIDENCIES, AND PUBLICATIONS

2013-2015 Residency- Sevenoaks School, Kent
2014 Publication- The Catlin Guide 2014: New Artists in the U.K
2014 Neo Print Prize,  Neo:Gallery, Bolton, UK
2013 Winner- Royal Academy Keepers Print Prize
2012 Winner- Edna Rose Weiss Award for figurative painting
2011/2012 Publication- Collaborative book. Cini Foundation, Venice/Royal Academy Schools, London, UK
2010 Publication- Milton Keynes Fringe Painting Prize Catalogue
2010 Residency: Hans Brinker Returning Winners Residency, Hans Brinker Hotel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009 Winner-Hans Brinker Budget Trophey Award
2009 Shortlisted Nominee- Prunella Clough Painting Prize

CURATION

2014 ’Aftersun’ The Space, Sevenoaks, Kent, UK
2013 Form From Form, Matthews Yard, London, UK
2009 Abstract Landscapes, Wimbledon, London, UK

Saltwater, 2014 Oil on canvas 104.5 x 860 cm 41 1/8 x 338 5/8 in

Saltwater, 2014
Oil on canvas
104.5 x 860 cm
41 1/8 x 338 5/8 in