Ivor ABRAHAMS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1935-01-10
Education Wigan GS, Southport Sch of Arts and Crafts, St Martin's Sch of Art, Camberwell Sch of Art (NDD)
Publications N/A
Recreations golf, photography, reading, collecting
Clubs Chelsea Arts, Arts
Style Ivor Abrahams, Esq, RA
Career artist, sculptor, photographer; teacher Royal Acad Schs 1999- (prof of sculpture 2009); work incl: book illustrations and photographs, short films and videos; visiting lectr: Birmingham Coll of Art and Crafts 1960-63, Coventry Coll of Art and Crafts 1964-66, Goldsmiths' Coll of Art 1968-69, RCA 1980-81, Slade Sch UCL 1982; Winston Churchill fell 1990; RA 1991 (ARA 1989); >ir< incl: Arnolfini Gallery Bristol 1971, Mappin Art Gallery Sheffield and Aberdeen Art Gallery 1972, Lijnbaan Centrum Rotterdam 1973, Kölnischer Kunstverein Cologne 1973, Ferens Art Gallery Kingston upon Hull 1979, Portsmouth City Art Gallery 1979, Middlesbrough Art Gallery 1979, Stoke-on-Trent City Museum 1979, St Enoch's Gallery Glasgow 1980, Warwick Arts Tst London 1982, Bolton Museum and Art Gallery 1984, Yorkshire Sculpture Park Wakefield 1984, Galerie Albrecht Munich 1987, Miriam Shiell Fine Art Toronto 1989, Galerie Salis Salzburg 1991, Bernard Jacobson Gallery London 1994 and (sculpture retrospective) 1995, Mayor Gallery London 1999, Ian Mackenzie Fine Arts 1999, Royal Acad of Arts London (prints retrospective) 1999, A P Gianini Gallery San Francisco (prints retrospective) 2001, One Canada Square Canary Wharf (retrospective) 2007, By Leafy Way: Early Sculpture of Ivor Abrahams (Henry Moore Inst Leeds) 2008, Mystery and Imagination (Royal Acad of Arts Tenant Room) 2011, Eden and Other Suburbs (Royal West of England Acad) 2012; >ir< incl: 26 Young Sculptors (ICA London) 1961, Br Art Today (Palazzo Realle Milan) 1976, Silver Jubilee Exhibition (contemporary sculpture, Battersea Park) 1977, New Orleans Museum of Art 1978, Br Art Show 1980, Landscape Prints (Tate Gallery) 1981, Br Sculpture in the 20th Century 1951-80 (Whitechapel Art Gallery) 1982; >ir< incl: Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museum, Arts Cncl of GB, Bibliothèque Nationale Paris, Br Cncl London, Metropolitan Museum New York, MOMA New York, Nat Gallery of Australia Canberra, Tate Gallery London, V&A, Buymans Museum Rotterdam, Denver Museum Colorado, Minneapolis Art Inst, Strasbourg Museum, Walker Art Gallery Liverpool, Wedgwood Museum Stoke-on-Trent, Wilhem Lembruke Museum Duisburg, Williams Coll Museum of Art Williamstown; >ir< Black Lion House London EC2, 24 Chancery Lane London EC1, Painshill Park Cobham, Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall
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