George Charman (b 1983) Lives and works in London 

 

Education/Training:

2013 – 2015

University for the Creative Arts: Postgraduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching

2006 – 2008

Royal College of Art, London: MA Printmaking

2002 – 2005

Surrey Institute of Art and Design: BA Sculpture

 

Solo exhibitions:

2016 Terra Incognita The Gerald Moore Gallery

2015 Blind Spot The Foundry Gallery, London UK

2014 Artichoke House Acme Project Space, London UK

2013 A Straight Line to the Touch is worth a Circle to the Sight, London UK

2012 Once Again and Always New, London UK

2011 Canyons of  Heroes Bainbridge Studios, London  UK

2010 Encounters Jerwood Project Space, London UK

2009 Here and Beyond The Old Sweetshop Gallery, London UK

 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2016 Formwork dalla Rosa Gallery, London UK

2016 One Eye Closed Onto The World: Thamesmead Arts Festival, Thamesmead

2016 Phase 1 Ruskin Gallery, Anglia Ruskin University

2016 The Residents Eistentrager-Howard Gallery: University of Nebraska-Lincoln

2015 Neo Art Prize Neo Gallery27, Bolton Greater Manchester UK

2015 Abstraction From Architecture Edinburgh Printmakers, Edinburgh UK

2014 Tiny Lag Acme Project Space, London UK

2014 Soho sculpture Prize Morgan Lovell, London UK

2014 Derwent Drawing Prize Mall Galleries, London UK

2014 From A Studio Exchange Acme Project Space, London UK

2014 Time To Hit The Road Leila Heller Gallery, New York City USA

2013 Creekside Open APT Gallery, London UK (curated by Ceri Hand)

2013 Bemis Open Studio Centre for Contemporary Art, Omaha USA

2012 BB#8 DAWDLE SPACE Gallery, London UK (curated by Gareth Bell-Jones) 

2012 Play/Game/Place/State Collyer Bristow Gallery, London Uk (curated by Eliza Gluckman & Lucy Bainbridge) 

2012 LONDON/BERLIN Centre for Recent Drawing, London UK (curated by Andrew Hewish) 

2011 BERLIN/LONDON fruehsorge contemporary drawing, Berlin Germany (curated by Jan-Philpp Fruehsorge & Andrew Hewish)

2011 Sum Parts ACME Project Space, London UK (curated by Inspire RCA MA Curating) 

2011 Acme Fire Station Open Studio, London UK

2010 Artsway Open Artsway, Hamshire UK

2010 And Then Again Lisbon City Museum, Lisbon Portugal

2009 Jerwood Drawing Prize Jerwood Space, London UK

2009 Contested Ground 176 Gallery, London UK

2009 Architectura William Angel Gallery, London UK

2009 City X England & Co, London UK

2008 Abandoned By The Third Dimension Centre for Recent Drawing, London UK

2008 MA Degree Show Royal College of Arts, London UK

 

Selected Awards/Competitions/Prizes:

2015 Neo Art Prize Neo Gallery27, Bolton Greater Manchester UK

2014 Artichoke House Arts Council England 'grants for the arts' UK

2014 Gerson Zevi Land Art Road Trip Arts Council England International Development Grant USA

2014 Mark Tanner Sculpture Award (shortlisted) Standpoint Gallery

2014 Soho Sculpture Prize Morgan Lovell, London UK

2014 Derwent Drawing Prize Mall Galleries, London UK

2012 Once Again And Always New Arts Council England 'grants for the arts' UK

2010 Jean Claude Reynal Drawing Award (shortlisted) France

2009 Jerwood Drawing Prize (2nd prize) Jerwood Space, London UK

2008 Make Art Not Wall MAKE Architects, London UK

2008 Tim Mara Print Prize Royal College of Arts, London UK

2008 Royal Academy British Institute Award Royal Academy Summer Show, London UK

2007 Helen Chadwick Travel Prize Royal College of Arts, London UK

2003 Bright Young Things Your Art Gallery, Berlin Germany

 

Residencies: 

2016–2017 Time and Space Residency, Metal Southend-on-Sea

2015 – 2017 Eltham College Artist in Residence, London UK

2015 Architectural Association Visiting School Las Pozas (invited artist), Mexico

2010 – 2015 ACME Fire Station Live/work Award ACME Studio, London UK

2014 West Dean College, West Sussex UK

2014 Dublin Fire Station Artist Studio, Dublin Ireland

2013 Bemis Centre for Contemporary Art, Omaha USA

2012 Kimmel Harding Nelson Centre for Arts, Nebraska City USA

2012 Fundation Valparaiso, Almeria Spain

2012 CPS Print Residency, Lisbon Portugal

 

Publications:

2015 Blind Spot The Foundry Gallery

2015 Edward James in Mexico (Dr. Joanna Pawlik, Ingrid Gonzalez, Melanie Smith, George Charman, Dr. David R J Stent)

2014 Tiny Lag (George Charman & Adam Knight) ACME Project Space

2014 Artichoke House (George charman, Marsha Bradfield & Lucy Tomlins, Sharon-Michi Kusunoki, John Warren, David R J Stent) 

2013 Wolf Notes (Seth Cooke, Daniel Barbiero, George Charman David R J Stent) Compost & Height

 

Selected Employment/Teaching:

2010 – present University for the Creative Arts (Epsom Campus): lecturer, Foundation Fine Art & 3D Design

2011 – present West Dean College: Sessional Lecturer, BA,MA Visual Arts

2015 University of Nottingham: Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art

2009 – 2013 University for the Creative Arts (Epsom Campus) Learning Mentor, Student support Services

2013 – 2014 Bishopsgate Institute: Course Tutor, Drawing

2010 University for the Creative Arts (Farnham Campus): Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art

2009 – 2010 London Metropolitan University: Artist in Residence, Fine Art

2009 Royal College of Art: Screen Print Technician, Printmaking  

2008 University of East London: Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art

2009-2010 Victoria Miro Gallery: Gallery Technician

2006 – 2007 Royal College of Art: Exhibition Assistant, Secret Postcard Exhibition

2005 – 2007 Victoria & Albert Museum: Sales and Marketing, V&A Magazine