ged quinn in ’synthetic landscapes’ at meadow arts, weston park, shifnal, UK

4 June 2017
In 'Synthetic Landscapes' artists engage with Weston Park and its history, responding to ‘Capability' Brown's grand landscapes and James Paine's architecture. In this part of the West Midlands, two radically different visions of man-made landscapes collide; on the one hand, the idealised landscaped garden magnificently expressed at Weston, on the other, the emerging industrial landscape.

'Synthetic Landscapes' takes place ...

ged quinn in ‘somos libres ii’ at the pinacoteca gianni e marella agenelli

10 May 2014
Gallery artist Ged Quinn features in ‘Somos Libres II', a selection of works from The Mario Testino Collection. The exhibition is at The Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli in Turin, Italy and is curated by Neville Wakefield.

'Somos Libres II' will open at the Pinacoteca Agnelli in Torino on 10 May 2014 and will feature works from Testino's personal art collection including artists such as Tauba Auerbach, Richard Avedon, Ce...

ged quinn in two-person show at galerie rudolfinum, prague

7 February 2014
Gallery artist Ged Quinn forms part of a two-person show at Galerie Rudolfinum in Prague, Czech Republic. The exhibition presents the work of British artist Ged Quinn in a dialogue with the genre scenes and still lives of Viktor Pivovarov, a key representative of Russian conceptualism.

'Cake and Lemon Eaters' will feature works by artists who cite and interpret the iconic images of art history. Curated by Petr Nedoma, the fundamental idea at...

ged quinn talk at the new art gallery walsall

30 November 2013
Ged Quinn is giving a talk and an informal tour of his recently opened major solo exhibition at The New Art Gallery Walsall. The talk will be held on Saturday 30 November at 2pm and is only a short train journey away from London.

The exhibition surveys Quinn's practice over the last four years, bringing together paintings from private collections in Europe and America as well as a brand new body of work created especially for this project. Testifying t...

ged quinn in major solo exhibition at the new art gallery walsall, UK

9 October 2013
This autumn, The New Art Gallery Walsall will present a major solo exhibition of paintings by Ged Quinn. The exhibition will survey Quinn's practice over the last four years, bringing together paintings from private collections in Europe and America as well as a brand new body of work created especially for this project. The exhibition will testify to the breadth of the artist's practice and will include landscapes, portraits and ...

ged quinn in 'the future's not what it used to be' at newlyn art gallery, penzance, england

16 February 2013
Presented across the Newlyn Art Gallery and The Exchange in Penzance, England, 'The Future's Not What It Used To Be' is a group exhibition of international artists who explore multiple perspectives of the past, present and future, featuring gallery artist Ged Quinn.

The exhibition, curated by Deborah Smith, also features Vernon Ah Kee, Tony Albert, Darren Almond, Matt Bryans, Susan Hiller, Jeremy Millar, Pa...

ged quinn in 'bp british art displays: looking at the view' at tate britain, london, UK

12 February 2013
In early 2013 Tate Britain presents Looking at the View, a new BP British Art display exploring the ways British artists have framed the view in their work from J.M.W. Turner and William Hodges to Tracey Emin and Julian Opie. Including work by gallery artist Ged Quinn, the display will reveal how apparently unconnected artists have looked at the landscape in surprisingly similar ways, and raise questions about ...

ged quinn solo project at bass museum of art, miami

6 December 2012
This December, the Bass Museum of Art in Miami shifts away from the curated group show to make room for six individual solo artist projects. On 5 December 2012, the Bass Museum of Art presents six international contemporary artists: gallery artist Ged Quinn (UK) plus Eija-Liisa Ahtila (Finland), Barry X Ball (USA), Walead Beshty (UK), Hans-Peter Feldmann (Germany) and Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook (Thailand). In 2009, The Bass Museum of Art embarked on ...

new ged quinn catalogue published for his frieze london solo presentation

11 October 2012
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce the publication of a catalogue of new work by Ged Quinn on the occasion of his solo presentation 'Ghosts and Benedictions' at Frieze London Fully illustrated and with an indepth essay on the artist, the catalogue is now available to purchase at Stephen Friedman Gallery and from our both at Frieze London (the fair ends on 14 October 2012).

Text by Caroline Henning
2012
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ged quinn in 'beyond reality: british painting today' at galerie rudolfinum

4 October 2012
Under the title 'Beyond Reality, British Painting Today', the Galerie Rudolfinum in Prague is organising a large representative overview of contemporary British art. The exhibition will present the works of the twelve important artists of the younger and middle generations currently active in Great Britain.

The exhibition will premiere in Prague and will run from 4 October to 30 December 2012 at Galerie Rudolfinum. A catalog...

yoshitomo nara and ged quinn in 'uberall und nirgends' at villa jauss, obersdorf, germany

23 July 2012
Gallery artists Yoshitomo Nara and Ged Quinn feature in the current exhibition at Villa Jauss, Obersdorf 'überall und nirgends'(everywhere and nowhere), work from the Reydan Weiss collection>

The exhibition also contains works by Antonio Ballester Moreno, GL Brierley, Jonas Burgert, Bertozzi e Casoni, Kaucylia Brooke, Jonas Burgert, Patrick van Caeckenberg, Ouyang Chun, Marcel Dzama, Famed, Charles Fréger, Liu Fei...

ged quinn at modern art museum of fort worth, texas

22 April 2012
Ged Quinn's paintings combine landscapes in the vein of Claude Lorrain with fragments of history, art history, and mythology. The works are awe-inspiring in their combination of painterly skills and provocative conceptual strains. In Quinn's work, sublime backgrounds meet broken-down foregrounds, and at all turns utopian ideals are acknowledged and critiqued. Death, deceit, and decay are also dragged into the frame.

Ged Quinn (b. 1963 in Liverpool, ...

new ged quinn catalogue published by stephen friedman gallery

21 June 2011
Stephen Friedman Gallery is delighted to announce the publication of a new catalogue of recent work by Ged Quinn. Fully illustrated and with an indepth essay on the artist, the catalogue will be available to purchase at Stephen Friedman Gallery from Monday.

The catalogue is priced at £10 and is available to purchase in person only from the gallery.  Exact change is appreciated.