Ian Davenport

Ian Davenport 1966

Lives in Londen. Works in Londen.
Represented by:

Slewe Gallery

Market position


Interview with Ian Davenport at Slewe Gallery, 2018
Interview with Ian Davenport
Interview with Ian Davenport at Paul Kasmin Gallery, 2013
Interview with Ian Davenport at Slewe Gallery, 2018


* 1966, Kent, GB Lives and works in London Education 1984-85 Northwich College of Art and Design, Cheshire 1985-88 Goldsmiths’ College of Art, London 1991 Nominated for Turner Prize Selected Solo Exhibitions 2018 Dallas Contemporary, Texas Colourscapes, Waddington Custot Galleries, London (cat.) New Works on Paper, Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam 2017 Ian Davenport, Cascade, Custot Gallery, Dubai Melismatic, Alan Critea Gallery, London (cat.) 2016 Doubletake, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York Galleria Tega, Milan Cadence, Galerie Andres Thalmann, Zürich 2015 Melismatic, Galerie Xippas, Paris Galerie Flore, Brussels Dan Galeria, Sao Paulo Pace Prints, New Yorks 2014 Colourfall, Waddington Custot Galleries, London (cat.) 2013 Colorfall, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York 2012 Between the lines, Art Plural Gallery, Singapore Galerie Andreas Thalmann, Zürich Reflex, Giacomo Guidi Arte Contemporanea, Rome 2011 Quick Slow Quick Slow, Waddington Custot Galleries, London (cat.) Prismatic, Alan Cristea Galleries, London (cat.) Gallery Hopkins, Paris 2010 Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam AllerArt, Bludenz, Austria 2009 Fabstraction, Alan Cristea Gallery, London (prints) Paul Kasmin Gallery. New York Puddle Paintings, Waddington Galleries, London (cat.) 2008 Hakgojae Gallery, Seoul Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh Waddington Galleries, London (cat.) 2006 Alan Cristea Gallery, London (Prints) 2005 Xippas, Paris Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam 2004 IKON Gallery, Birmingham 2003 Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh Waddington Galleries, London (cat.) 2001 Galerie Slewe, Amsterdam Galerie Xippas, Paris (Cat.) 2000 Tate Gallery, Liverpool Waddington Galleries, London (cat.) 1999 Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee (cat.) 1998 Galerie Xippas, Paris 1997 Galerie Moncada, Roma Galerie Limmer, Freiburg 1996 Statements, Waddington Galleries, Art 27'96, Basel 1992 Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York 1990 Waddington Galleries, London Selected Group Exhibitions 2018 Scorribanda, Galleria Nazionale Arte Moderna, Rome 2017 Colour Is, Waddington Custot Galleries, London 2016 Seeing Round Corners, Turner Contemporary, Margate The World Meets Here, Custot Galleries, Dubai 2015 Waddington Custot Galleries, London British Artists, Galerie Andres Thalmann, Zürich Right Now!, Mission Gallery, Swansea Black Paintings, Charlie Smith, London 2014 Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London 20 Years Slewe, Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam 2013 Hidden in the Plain Sight, Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery Once Upon a time and what a very good time it was …, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh Linear Abstraction, Alan Cristea Gallery, London Thirteen, Alan Cristea Gallery, London 2012 Route 66: Ian Davenport/Alberto di Fabio, Luca Tommasi, Manzo The Materiality of Paint, The Fine art Society, London Duchamp and Cage: 100 Years Later, The Aldeburgh Beach Lookout, Suffolk Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London 2011 Gravity’s Rainbow, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh Why Patterns?, Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam I Promise to Love You: Caldic Collection, Kunsthal Rotterdam 2010 Process/Abstraction, Paul Kasmin Gallery, New York Art + Art Gallery, Moscow 2008 Weight Watchers, galerie Xippas, Paris 2007 The Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London 2005 Ingleby gallery, Edinburgh 2004 10 Years Slewe’, Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam (cat.) 2003 Tate Triennial of Contemporary British Art, Tate, London Blanc de Blanc, Galerie Xippas, Paris Exodus: between promise and fulfilment, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge 2002 Art Cologne, Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam Abstraction, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh Jerwood Drawing Prize, University of Gloucesterhire 2001 Bristish Abstract Painting 2001, Flowers East, London Jerwood Painting Prize, Jerwood Galery, London 2000 Fact and Value, Charlottenburg Udstillingsbygning, Denmark 1999 Examining Pictures, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London 1995 Real Art - A New Modernism, Southampton City Art Gallery From here, Waddington Galleries/Karsten Schubert, London 1994 Here and Now, Serpentine Gallery, London 1992 Dumb Painting, Centraal Museum, Utrecht 1991 Turner Prize Exhibition, Tate Gallery, London