Bio

Dan Beard

09/07/1976

 

 

Solo Shows

 

2013 The Savage Hills, Assembly Rooms, London

2010 Exposure Gallery, London

2008 Kulma Galleria, Helsinki, Finland

2008 Galleria Rajatila, Tampere, Finland

2008 Punavuoridesign Studiogalleria, Helsinki, Finland

2008 Brinkkala Galleria, Turku, Finland

2007 Galleria Taidepanimo, Lahti, Finland

2007 Galleria Kanneltalo, Helsinki, Finland

2007 Galleria Oma Huone, Helsinki, Finland

2003 BRB Gallery, Camberwell, London. Camberwell Arts Festival.

 

Group  Shows

 

2014 Teleology – Undead Painters, Husk Gallery, London

2014 Anthology, Charlie Smith Gallery, London

2014 Summer Saloon, Caroline Wiseman Modern and Contemporary, Suffolk

2014 Summer Saloon, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London

2014 Royal Academy Summer Show, London

2014 Barbican Arts Trust Group Artworks Open, ArtWorks Project Space, London

2013 First Come First Served, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London

2013 Crash Open 2013, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London

2013 Cloud Chambers, Turps Banana Course group show, Mayor’s Parlor, London

2013 Tasty Modern, Schwartz Gallery, London

2012 Islington Exhibits Group Show, The Old Fire Station, London

2010 Jacobsen Portrait Award Nordic museum tour

Sweden: Ljungbergmuseet, Ljungby

Iceland: Akureyri Kunstmuseum, Akureyri

Finland: Tikanojas Konsthem, KUNSTI, Åbo

Norway: Norsk Folkemuseum, Oslo, Norway

2010 Assembly Rooms, London

2009 Turku Biennale, Aboa Vetus Ars Nova Museum, Turku, Finland

2009 Jacobsen Portrait Award, Frederiksborg Museum, Hillerød, Denmark

2009 Hackney Wicked Festival, London, England

2009 ”Portraits” Summer group show, Kulma gallery, Helsinki, Finland

2009 Finnish Painter’s Union group show, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland

2007 Tampere Artist’s Association, Tampere, Finland

2007 Välitämme 07. SKjL members exhibition, Cable Factory, Helsinki, Finland

2007 Tampere Artist’s Association (curated and exhibited in) Mältinranta Studio Gallery, Tampere, Finland

 

Awards

2014 WW SOLO Award Selected Artist

2014 Short List for Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging Art

2009 Matti Koivurinta Foundation

2008 Tampere City Professional Artist’s Grant

 

Related Projects

2014 Commissioned by film makers Luke Seomore and Joseph Bull to produce poster artwork for their film “Blood Cells” premiered at 2014 Venice Biennale Film Festival

 

Public Collections

Aboa Vetus Ars Nova Museum, Finland

 

Publications

“Surface”, Turku Biennale, Aboa Vetus Ars Nova Muesum

 

Memberships

Helsinki Artist’s Association

Finnish Painter’s Union

 

Education

1996-1999 BA Hons, Fine Art Degree in Painting, the University of Northumbria at Newcastle, England.

1997 Artist Residency Academie Minerva, Groningen, Netherlands.

1995-1996 Wimbledon School of Art, London, England.