Albert Henry Thomas IRVIN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1922-08-21
Education Holloway Co Sch, Northampton Sch of Art, Goldsmiths Coll London (NDD)
Publications N/A
Recreations music
Clubs Chelsea Arts, Arts
Style Albert Irvin, Esq, OBE, RA
Career artist; princ lectr in painting Goldsmiths Coll London 1962-83; memb London Gp 1965-2007 and 2010-; hon fell Goldsmiths Coll London 2002; RA 1998; >ir< incl: 57 Gallery Edinburgh 1960, New Art Centre London 1963, 1965, 1971 and 1973, Skulima Berlin 1972 and 1978, Städtische Kunstsammlung Ludwigshafen 1974, Lüpke Frankfurt 1972, 1976, 1992 and 1995, Fleming Gallery Jeddah 1974, Berlin Opera House 1975, Aberdeen Art Gallery 1976 and 1983, Newcastle Poly Gallery 1978, Acme London 1980, Manchester Poly Gallery 1981, Gimpel Fils London 1982, 1984, 1986, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2007, 2010 and 2012, Ikon Birmingham 1983, Coventry Sydney 1985, Kilkenny Castle 1985, Hendriks Dublin 1986, Campo Antwerp 1987, 1989 and 1993, Talbot Rice Edinburgh 1989, Gimpel and Weitzenhoffer New York 1988, Serpentine London 1990, Spacex Exeter 1990, Monochrome Brussels 1990, Welsh Arts Cncl 1990, Playhouse Harlow 1991, Lancaster Univ 1991, Punto Valencia 1992, Chapter Cardiff 1994, Wassermann Munich 1994 and 1997, RHA Dublin 1995, Oriel Theatr Clwyd 1996, Stühler Berlin 1997 and 2002, Centre D'Art Contemporain Meymac 1998, Dean Clough Halifax 1998, Works on Paper Touring German Museums 1998, RWA Gallery Bristol 1999, Orion Brussels 1999, Advanced Graphics London 2000, 2002, 2005, 2008 and 2010, West Cork Art Centre 2001, Storey Gallery Lancaster 2003, Peter Scott Gallery Lancaster Univ 2003, Peppercanister Gallery Dublin 2003, 2006, 2008 and 2011, Tate Britain 2008, Kings Place London 2008 and 2010, Univ of Northumbria 2009 and 2011, Gimp and Müller Paris 2009, Churchill Coll Cambridge 2010, Royal Acad 2011, Clifford Chance 2012, Barrow River Festival Ireland 2012; >ir< incl: John Moores Liverpool 1961, 1980, 1982 (prize winner), 1987, 1989, 1991 and 1995, London Group (regularly), British Painting 74 (Hayward) 1974, British Art Show tour 1979, ROSC 84 Dublin 1984, Home and Abroad (Serpentine) 1985, Int Print Biennale Bradford (prize winner) 1986, Royal Acad Summer Exhibition 1987- (prize winner 1987 and 1989), Hoyland Beattie Irvin (Sunderland) 1988, Great British Art Show (Glasgow) 1990, Goldsmiths' Centenary Exhibition 1991, Courtauld Inst Loan Collection 1991-93, Design for Diversions Dance Co 1992, Here and Now (Serpentine) 1994, Recent Acquisitions (Irish MOMA Dublin) 1997, British Abstract Painting (Flowers East London) 2001, RWA Bristol 2001, Creative Quarters (Museum of London) 2001, RHA Dublin 2001 and 2003, 1979 (Bloomberg Space London) 2005, Réalitiés Nouvelles Paris 2006, Frost, Hoyland, Irvin (Chateau de Sours Bordeaux) 2006, Continuity (Gimpel Fils London) 2009, Bellany, Jenkins, Irvin 2012; >ir< of: Tate Gallery, Arts Cncl, Br Cncl, Royal Acad, private and public collections in Britain and abroad; >ir< incl: painting for Maternity Wing Homerton Hosp Hackney 1987, painting for Chelsea and Westminster Hosp 1995; >ir< Arts Cncl Award (for visit to USA 1968, Major Award 1975, Purchase Award 1980), Gulbenkian Print Award 1983, Giles Bequest Prize from V&A and Br Museum at Int Print Biennale Bradford 1986
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