Born (1973) in Northwich, UK.

Living and working in Bourgogne, France.



EDUCATION


1995-97 MFA Painting, Slade School of Fine Art, University College London

1991-95 BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne



SOLO / TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS


2020 Material Images, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium ( 19 Sept - 26 Oct)

2017 Representing Abstraction, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (16 Sept - 23 Oct)

2015 Studio Brain (with Julian Wakelin), ArtWorks Project Space, London

2014 The Missing Archives, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

2013 Back Catalogue, Solo Show @ Art Brussels 31, Brussels Expo

2010 Live Record, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

2006 The Trophy Room, Vertigo, London

2003 Documentary, Vertigo, London

2002 Talking Painting (with Julian Wakelin), Vertigo, London

1998 Ross Hansen - New Paintings, The Levi’s Gallery, London

1998 Pubs Clubs Kebabs Minicabs, The Bedford Hill Gallery, London



SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2020 Between the Lines, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (11 July - 4 Aug)

(With: Richard Artschwager, Raoul De Keyser, Robert Mangold, James William Murray, Richard Serra, Dan Van Severen, Masaaki Yamada)

2020 Great Small Works, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (22 Feb - 31 Mar)

(With: Philip Akkerman, Anonymous, Laurenz Berges, Udona Boerema, Michael Canning, Walter Dahn, Laurent Da Sylva, Raoul De Keyser, Matilde Duus,

Ivan Liovik Ebel, Damien Flood, Albrecht Fuchs, Tobias Hantmann, Niek Hendrix, Diango Hernandez, Klara Hosnedlova, Brad Kahlhammer, Natasja Mabesoone,

Jesper Skov Madsen, Sally Mann, Lars Morell, David Murphy, James William Murray, Frank Nitsche, Johan Nobell, Jan Schoonhoven, Maximilian Schubert,

Robin Seir, Berend Strik, Kei Takemura, Luc Vandervelde, Keke Vilabelda, Masaaki Yamada)

2019 Summer Show, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (June 28 - July 29)

(With: Jesper Skov Madsen, Tony Matelli, Lars Morell, James William Murray, Johan Nobell, Henk Peeters, Berend Strik, Takis, Luc Vandervelde)

2018 About Painting, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (Aug 3 - Sept 11)

(With: Niek Hendrix, Lars Morell, Berend Strik)

2018 Group Show, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (Mar 31 - May 7)

(With: Damien Flood, James William Murray, Johan Nobell, Robin Seir, Luc Vandervelde)

2017 Lonely Planet, Gavlak, Palm Beach, Florida, USA (Nov 18 - Jan 2)

(Curated by Andrew Brischler, with: Judie Bamber, Judith Eisler, Keltie Ferris, Tim Gardner, Mary Heilmann, Karen Kilimnik, Ryan McGinley, Marilyn Minter,

Paul P., Betty Parsons, Joyce Pensato, Jack Pierson, Nathaniel Mary Quinn, Bryson Rand, Ugo Rondinone, Dean Sameshima, Peter Shear, Matthew Tiernan,

Tom of Finland, Rob Wynne)

2016 Old 16 - New 17, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (Dec 23 - Jan 30)

(With: Damien Flood, Lars Morell, James William Murray, Johan Nobell, Berend Strik, Luc Vandervelde)

2016 After Images, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium (Apr 2 - May 3 )

(With: Laurent Da Sylva, Lars Morell)

2016 Se souvenir des Belles Choses, Musée Régional d’Art Contemporain (MRAC), Sérignan, France (Jan 17 - Apr 17)

(Curated by Sandra Patron, with: Matthew Antezzo, Cécile Bart, Abdelkader Benchamma, Benoît Broisat, Julien Crépieux, Simone Decker, Philippe Decrauzat,

Erik Dietman, Fred Eerdekens, Emmanuelle Etienne, Omer Fast, Joan Fontcuberta, Pierre Joseph, Véronique Joumard, Zilvinas Kempinas, Suzanne Lafont,

Perrine Lievens, Rafael Navarro, Douglas Gordon, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Walid Raad, Man Ray, Samuel Richardot, Christian Robert-Tissot, Yvan Salomone,

August Sander, Patrick Van Caeckenbergh)

2015 Wintershow, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

(With: Laurent Da Sylva, Donald Judd, Tony Matteli, Keisuke Matsuura, Johan Nobell, Luc Vandervelde)

2015 Contemporary Drawings from Britain, Xi'an Academy of Fine Arts (XAFA), Shaan Xi Province, P R China

(Curated by Xing Zhang and Marco Cali, including: Adam Bainbridge, James Brooks, Karl Bielik, Jessie Brennan, Matthew Burrows, Gary Colclough, Jane Dixon,

Geraint Evans, Lucien Freud, David Hockney, Matthew Krishanu, Cathy Lomax, Robert Priseman, Jo Stockham, Rose Wylie)

2015 Dessins au Cube, Le Cube, l’École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture (ENSAM), Montpellier, France

(Curated by Emmanuel Latreille, with: Matthew Antezzo, Andre Raffray, Loic Raguenes, Andreas Slominski, Denis Castellas, Belkacem Boudjellouli,

Eudes Menichetti, Laurent Tixador, Vanessa Notley, Jean-Jacques Rullier, Tjeerd Alkema, Jessica Diamond, Masanao Hirayama, Remi Dall'aglio,

Maurizio Cattelan)

2015 Abstract Apartment, Deborah House, London

(Curated by Bob Matthews, with: Phyllida Barlow, Maria Chevska, Moyra Derby, Adam Gillam, Oona Grimes, Mark Harris, Jack Lavender, Paul Morrison,

Jost Munster, Michael Samuels, Martina Schmid, Nigel Shafran, Peter Suchin, Brandon Taylor, Serge de Waha, Julian Wakelin, Will Yackulic, Aishan Yu)

2013 Summer Group Show, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

(With: Peter Dreher, Torben Giehler, Mike MacKeldey, Julie Scheurweghs, Berend Strik)

2012 O C Drawing, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

(Curated by Ross Hansen, with: Nelleke Beltjens, Tobias Collier, Johan De Wilde, Claude Heath, Johan Nobell, Reece Jones, Julian Wakelin)

2011 Christmas Group Show, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

(With: Julie Cockburn, Simon Henwood, Kevin Hunt, Tony Matelli, Ryan McGinness, Johan Nobell)

2010 Hyping the Real, Stephane Simoens Contemporary Fine Art, Knokke, Belgium

(With: Jason Brooks, Benjamin Cottam, Uli Lamsfuss, Robert Lazzarini, Tony Matelli

2008 Never was there so much wasted wine, so many dead flowers, Terrace Gallery, Hackney, London

2008 Command and Control, Standpoint, London

(Curated by Rosie Snell, with: Mariele Neudecker, Adam Latham, Roger Kelly)

2007 Oh, Deborah! , Contemporary Art Projects, London

(Curated by Leigh Clarke, including: Jason Brooks, Michael Samuels, David Leapman, Neil Gall, Claude Heath)

2004 Everyday is like Sunday, Vertigo, London

(Including: Karl Maughan, Roland Hicks, Rosie Snell)

2004 BlowUp, New Painting and Photo-reality, St. Paul’s Gallery, Birmingham

(Curated by Ross Alderson, including: Glenn Brown, John Salt, Jason Brooks, Dan Hayes, Paul Winstanley, Neil Gall)

2002 Eidetic, Britart, London

(With: Andy Harper, Roland Hicks, Helen Kincaid, Simon Parish, John Stark, Chris Stevens, Andrew Tift, Geoff Yeomans)

2001 Back to Reality, Vertigo, London

(With: Bennet Spencer, Tom Hackney)

2001 Reality Intervention, Gallery Westland Place, London

(Curated by Sandra Ross, with: Gavin Nolan, Gavin Tremlett, John Dargan, Chris Davies, Tom Hackney)

1999 The Open, Deborah House, London

1998 Royal Over-Seas League 15th Annual Open, Overseas House, London (and tour)

1998 BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery (and tour)

1997 The Summer Exhibition, The Blue Gallery, London

1997 MFA Degree Show, The Slade School of Fine Art, London

1996 Art in Academia, Christies, London

1995 BA Fine Art Degree Show, The Hatton Gallery, Newcastle University



ART FAIRS


Amsterdam Art Fair: 2016

Art Brussels Contemporary Art Fair: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

The London Art Fair: 2002, 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009

Scope London Art Fair: 2008

The Bridge Art Fair, London: 2007

Art Frankfurt: 2005



COLLECTIONS


FRAC Occitanie Montpellier

UBS Warburg Investment Bank

Beth Rudin DeWoody Collection, New York

Private Collections UK, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Switzerland, United States, Hong Kong



PUBLICATIONS / REVIEWS


2020 Hyperréalisme de Ross Hansen,

Preview of Material Images, COLLECT Arts Antiques Auctions, No. 498, (April 2020)

2016 Se souvenir des Belles Choses au MRAC,

Review of Se souvenir des Belles Choses by Jean Luc Cougy, En Revenant de l'Expo - blog, (January 8, 2016)

2015 Contemporary Drawings from Britain,

Exhibition catalogue published by Xi'an Academy of Fine Arts, China (December 2015)

2015 Dessins au Cube à l’École d’Architecture de Montpellier,

Review of Dessins au Cube by Jean Luc Cougy, En Revenant de l'Expo - blog, (October 18, 2015)

2015 Rolling Top Ten Choices in London,

Review of Studio Brain by Paul Carey-Kent, http://paulsartworld.blogspot.co.uk/, (March 2015)

2013 Back Catalogue,

Self Published (April 2013)

2011 Effervescences Contemporaines

Review of Art Brussels 29, La Libre Belgique, No.136 (April 2011)

2011 Live Record,

Self Published (March 2011)

2010 The Aftertaste of Culture,

Artist's statement published in NYArts magazine, New York (Spring 2010)

2008 Command and Control,

Exhibition catalogue published by Standpoint, London (July 2008)

2007 Frieze and it’s followers…

Review by Paul Carey-Kent, Art World, Issue 2 (Dec 2007 / Jan 2008)

2004 Everyday is like Sunday,

Exhibition catalogue published by Vertigo, London (Oct 2004), ISBN 1-903-771-11-0

2004 BlowUp - New Painting and Photo-reality,

Review by Matt Price, Flash Art, Vol. XXXVII (Mar / Apr 2004)

2004 BlowUp - New Painting and Photo-reality,

Exhibition catalogue published by St. Pauls Gallery, Birmingham (Feb 2004)

2003 Documentary,

Exhibition catalogue published by Vertigo, London (Oct 2003), ISBN 1-902-771-09-9

2001 Art 2002: The London Art Fair,

Review by Pablo LaFuente, Art Review, Vol. LII (Dec 2001 / Jan 2002)

2001 Back to Reality,

Review by Martin Herbert, Time Out, no. 1615 (Aug 2001)

1998 ROSL Fifteenth Annual Open Exhibition Catalogue,

Royal Over-Seas League, London (Sept 1998)

1997 The Slade Journal Vol.1,

The Slade School of Fine Art, London (May 1997)