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tom ellis


  • Work
  • Biography
  • Exhibitions
Born London, UK, 1973.

EDUCATION

1992-95 Wimbledon School of Art                      

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013
Works Like People, Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece

2012
Tom Ellis, MOTINTERNATIONAL, London
Tom Ellis
, Bloomberg Space, London

2011
Tom Ellis, MOTINTERNATIONAL, London

2010
The Vacuum, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland

2009
Get Me a Show In China, Space, London

2008
Wszystko/Everything, Czarna Gallery, Warsaw
Some Things I Do For Money, Some Things I do For Free, Projector, Rotterdam

2007
Der Landshafter, K3, Zurich
Klever Strasse, MOTINTERNATIONAL, London
Sweet F.A. Freight and Volume, New York

2006
Virtual Fireworks, The Pirate Castle, London

2005
Photographies, Kontainer, Los Angeles
Inversion, Platform, London

2004
Unsupported Images, T1+2 Artspace, London

2003
Dead Hotel, Percy Miller Gallery, London

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2013
Grand Magasin - A project with Nat Breitenstein, French Riviera, London
Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens, Greece
Tierstücke - der Sammlung (Animal Parts) from the SOR Rusche Collection Oelde/Berlin, Museum Abtei Liesborn, Wadersloh, Germany

2012
Eros and Thanatos, Baumwollspinnerei, Leipzig, Germany

2011
Multiple Takes, 68 Square Metres Art Space, Copenhagen
Greg Wilken Torbjorn Vejvi Lynton Talbot Cauleen Smith SEACA (Southeast Asian Community Alliance) Mark Roeder Andrea Robbins and Max Becher D'Ette Nogle Dylan Marcus Brian Mann Tory Lowitz Fred Lonidier Amy Laughlin Lisa Lapinski William Jones Daniel Ingroff Katie Herzog Kevin Hanley Aaron GM Erik Frydenborg Rachel Foullon Travis Farmen Tom Ellis Lucy Dod Michele Di Menna Jesse Benson Will Benedict Merwin Belin, Las Cienegas Projects, Culver City, LA, designed by Jesse Benson and Brian Mann.

2010
Newspeak: British Art Now. The Saatchi Gallery, London.

2009
We Came Here To Get Laid, Not to Critique Dutch Culture, with Richard Parry and Clunie Reid, Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam

2007
Aggression, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur
Propaganda Machine, (Local Operations), Serpentine Gallery, London
Intelligent Muscle, The Café Gallery, London

2006
Mixed Pickles, K3 Project Space, Zurich
Mining, WestGermany, Berlin

2005
Virtual Fireworks, Port Eliot Literary Festival, Cornwall
Intelligent Design, Cumberland Wharf Gardens, London LORE, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow
As If By Proxy, Redux, London

2004
Minimal As Maximal, Kontainer, Los Angeles
Totem, MOT, London
Freedom Fries, Cumberland Wharf Gardens, London
Sculpture Garden, Nr. Old Street Roundabout (Flaca), London
Dead Hotel, Kontainer, Los Angeles

2003
Side Track, Percy Miller Gallery, London
East Wing Collection No.6 - Urban Networks, The Courtauld Institute, London
Ergo Thus, Martinez Gallery, New York GEORG BASELITZ OR MIKE KELLEY, Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London

2002
Chockerfuckingblocked, Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London
In Your Time, Percy Miller Gallery, London

2001
Mail Art, Institute for International Visual Arts (inIVA), London

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2012
Doubal, R. Tom Ellis at Bloomberg, Time Out, April
Patricia Ellis, Painting, correctly, Bloomberg essay, http://www.bloombergspace.com/archive/tomellis_essay.html

2011
Sue Hubbard, London Calling, Artillery Magazine, January - February 2011
Martin Coomer, Tom Ellis, Time Out, January

2008

London Focus, Flash Art, Vol. XLI, p. 91, October
Von Almuth Spiegler, Die osterreichische Kunst in der Krise, Die Presse, April
Oliver Kielmayer, ‘Aggression’ catalogue, Kunstalle Winterthur, p. 35-40,

2007
Lucia A. Cavegn, Agression in der Kunsthalle Winterthur, Kunstbulletin, December
Lucia A. Cavegn, Zwischen Rebellion und Obsession, Regioartline, November
Von Caspar Scharer, Wotsch Puff, Man, Zuritipp, October
Rebecca Geldard, Tom Ellis, Klever Strasse Saatchi Gallery Magazine, July
Conrad Ventur, Flop Art, Useless, No. 5,
Richard Dyer, News, Contemporary Magazine, no 76,

2003
Roy Exley, Tom Ellis: Dead Hotel, a-n Magazine,
Sotiris Kyriacou, Tom Ellis: Dead Hotel, Contemporary Magazine,
Pamela Self, Dead Hotel, ARQ (Architectural Research Quarterly), vol 7 no 2
Kit Hammonds, Dead Hotel, Tema Celeste, Nov/Dec
Jen Ogilvie, Tom Ellis, Time Out London, Sep 24 -1 Oct
Ian Stewart, Tom Ellis, The Guardian Guide, Aug 30-Sep 5
Len Horsey, Georg Baselitz or Mike Kelley, a-n Magazine,

2002
Morgan Falconer, In Your Time, What’s On, August 2002