Mark Surridge - biography

 

Born 1963, London

 

1981 - 84

Maidstone College of Art (BA Hons)

2007 - 09

University College Falmouth, MA Fine Art

1997

Moved to Cornwall

1997

Elected Member of Newlyn Society of Arts

1996 - 04

Part time lecturer at University College Falmouth

Current

Part time lecturer on BA Fine Art at Falmouth University

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014

Alignments, Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2012

Three Waters, Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2012

Field Lines, Beardsmore Gallery, London

2010

Openings, Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2008

Enfolding, Beardsmore Gallery, London

2006

Air Voices, New Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2005

Elemental Secrets, Beardsmore Gallery, London

2004

Weather Changes, New Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2003

Land Veils, Beardsmore Gallery, London

2001

Elemental Landscapes, New Millennium, St. Ives, Cornwall

2000

Beardsmore Gallery, London

 

Selected Mixed Exhibitions and Residencies

2015

Serpentine – Artists of the Lizard, Falmouth Art Gallery, Cornwall

Discerning Eye, The Mall Galleries, London (Prize Winner)

RWA Open Exhibition, The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

Porthmeor studio Residency, St.Ives, Cornwall

Tremenheere Sculpture Gardens Residency, Penzance, Cornwall

2014

Unsettled, Fine Art Falmouth University group exhibition, Enys, Cornwall

2012

IMS Cotemporary Cornish Paintings, Falmouth Gallery, Cornwall

National Open Art Competition, London and Chichester

2011

ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, Mail Galleries, London

2009

Mini - Meta, Abstract painting from mid - generation British Artists, Beardsmore Gallery, London

2007

Art Now Cornwall, Tate St. Ives

2006

NSA Summer Exhibition, Goldfish, Penzance

2005

NSA Critics Choice, Lemon Street Gallery, Truro selected by Norbert Lynton

NSA Christmas Exhibition, Campden Gallery, Chipping Campden, selected by Nicholas Usherwood

2004

Critics Choice, Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, selected by John Russell Taylor

2003

Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Glyndbourne, East Sussex

Weather Report 2, exhibited and curated group exhibition with Marion Taylor, Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn

Critics Choice, Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, selected by Joan Bakewell

2002

The Space Between, Merriscourt Gallery, Oxfordshire, (Two-person exhibition)

1999 - 10

London Art Fair, Business Design Centre, London

2005, 01, 00

Hunting Art Prizes, Royal college of Art, London (prize winner 2001)

2005, 03, 02

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

Selected Publications

2014

Alignments, 36 page hardback book, Millennium

2012

Three Waters, Exhibition Foldout, Millennium

2012

Field Lines, Exhibition Foldout, Beardsmore Gallery

2010

Openings, Exhibition Catalogue, Millennium, foreword by Joseph Clarke

2009

Post: The Journal for Arts, Culture and Research, University College, Falmouth

2008

Revolver Art Cornwall

Enfolding, Exhibition Catalogue, Beardsmore Gallery, Foreword by Alison Oldham

2007

Art Now Cornwall, Susan Daniel McElroy, Tate Publications

St. Ives 1975-2005 : Art Colony in Transition, Peter Davies

2006

Air Voices, Exhibition Catalogue, New Millennium, foreword by David Falconer

2005

The Guardian, Living on the Edge, Artist of the Month

Grand Designs Magazine, Chapel feature, August edition

Elemental Secrets, Exhibition Catalogue, Beardsmore Gallery, foreword by Pip Palmer

2004

Weather Changes, Exhibition Catalogue, New Millennium, foreword by David Falconer

2002

ArtNSA, Newlyn Society of Artists publication

2003

Land Veils, Exhibition Catalogue, Beardsmore Gallery, foreword by Liam Hanley

2001

Elemental Landscapes, Exhibition Catalogue, New Millennium, Foreword by Maurice Cockrill

2000

Exhibition Catalogue, Beardsmore Gallery, foreword by Elizabeth Knowles

 

Private collections in UK, Europe and USA

 

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