John Granville Colpoys KEANE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1954-09-12
Education Wellington, Camberwell Sch of Art (BA)
Books & Publications
Recreations N/A
Clubs Groucho, Chelsea Arts, Thorpeness Country
Style John Keane, Esq
Career artist; official Br war artist Gulf Crisis 1991; work in several public collections incl: Imperial War Museum, Ulster Museum, Nat Army Museum, Nat Portrait Gallery, Wolverhampton Museum, The Lowry Salford, UN; commissioned portraits incl Mo Mowlam, Jo Snow, Greg Dyke, David Puttnam and Kofi Annan; artist in residence Whitefield Sch London 1985-86, visiting prof Univ of the Arts London, res fell Camberwell Coll of Arts, artist in residence Independent on Sunday 2000-01; FRSA 2005; >ir< Peking, Moscow, Milton Keynes (Minsky's Gallery London) 1980, Some of it Works on Paper (Centre 181 London) 1982, War Efforts (Pentonville Gallery London) 1984, Conspiracy Theories (Angela Flowers Gallery London) 1985, Perspective '85 (Basel Art Fair Switzerland) 1985, Work Ethics (Angela Flowers Gallery London) 1986, Bee Keeping in the War Zone (Angela Flowers Gallery) 1988, Against the Wall (Turnpike Gallery Leigh Gtr Manchester) 1988, The Accident (cmmnd painting and screenprint for Greenpeace, Flowers East London) 1988, Divided States (Terry Dintenfass Gallery NY) 1989, Forum (Hamburg Germany) 1989, The Other Cheek? (Flowers East London) 1990, Cloth Caps and Hang-Gliding (cmmnd exhibition about Ollerton Mining Community, Angel Row Gallery Nottingham) 1991, Before the War (Kelvingrove Art Gallery Glasgow) 1991, Gulf (Imperial War Museum London) 1992, Fairytales of London (Lannon Cole Gallery Chicago) 1992, Burden of Paradise, Paintings of Guatemala (Flowers East) 1992, The Struggle for the Control of the Television Station (Terry Dintenfass Gallery, Flowers East) 1993, Gulf (Norton Gallery of Art Florida) 1993, Graham Greene and the Jungle of Human Dilemma (Flowers East) 1995, Truth, Lies and Super-8 (Flowers East) 1997, Conflicts of Interest Touring Retrospective (Wolverhampton City Art Gallery, Ulster Museum, Belfast & Laing Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne) 1998, Trading Flaws and Sporting Mistakes, Flowers West (Los Angeles), Making a Killing (Flowers East) 2000, Exchange Rates (Gwenda Jay Addington, Chicago) 2000, Saving the Bloody Planet (in assoc with Greenpeace), Flowers East 2001, Recent Events (Flowers Central) 2002, The Inconvenience of History (The London Inst Gallery, in assoc with Christian Aid) 2004, Back to Fundamentals (Flowers East, Ferens Art Gallery Hull) 2004, Fifty Seven Hours in the House of Culture (Flowers East, Sakharov Museum Moscow) 2006, Guantanamerica (Flowers NY) 2006, Children in Conflict (with Christian Aid, Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Aberdeen Art Gallery) 2008, Intelligent Design (Flowers East) 2009, Scratching the Surface, Joining the Dots (Flowers Gallery) 2012, Fear (Flowers Gallery) 2013
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