ADAM DANT

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ADAM DANT
Born 1967 Cambridge, England
Lives and works in London

Education


1989-91 Royal College of Art, Fine Art Printmaking, MA
1988 MS University Faculty of Fine Arts, Abroad, India
1985-89 Liverpool School of Art, Graphic Design BA Hons, First Class

Selected solo exhibitions

2005
Standing Under Adam Baumgold Gallery New York
Donald Parsnips Daily Journal, Maroondah Art Gallery, Melbourne
The Guild of Neologists, C.A.S commission
2004
Reading Children ’s Police Force, Reading Public Art Commission
2003
Bureau for the Investigation of the Subliminal Image,
Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York
The People Who Live on the Plank, Touring to The Drawing Room, London
Mead Gallery Warwick, The Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool.
2002
Your Tomorrow Better (Call Now), Adam Baumgold Gallery New York
2001
The People Who Live on the Plank, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Archive de Parsnips, Galerie Brighi, Paris
2000
Dant ’s Maps, Map Gallery, London
1999
The Institute of Coincidence, Hayward Gallery London
Total Liquidation, Galerie Brighi London
1998
Academy for the Improvement of the French Language, Galerie Brighi, Paris
1997
1000 Sung Artworks, Levis Gallery, Regents St, London

Selected group exhibitions


2005
Only Make Believe, Compton Verney, Oxfordshire
British Art, Laden Fur Nichts, Lepzig
2004
Voodoo Shit, Hales Gallery, London
John Moores Painting Prize, The Walker, Liverpool
2003
Independence, South London Art Gallery
Tirana Biennale Museum of Modern Art, Tirana, Albania
2002
Ganzfeld, Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York
The Map is not the Territory, England and Co London
2001
Vernacular Inscriptions, University of Calgary, Canada
Funny, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London
Century City, Tate Modern, London
2000
Out of Line, Arts Council Touring Exhibition
Pertes & Profits, CNEAI, Chatou, France
Nervous Kingdom, Bluecoat Gallery Liverpool
Diary, Cornerhouse, Manchester
1999
Indoor, Musee d’Art Contemporain, Lyon
Surfacing, ICA, London
Relics of the A to Z, Atlas Press London
Sampling, Ronald Feldman, New York
1998
Dessin, Galerie Almine Rech, Paris
Comic, Oldham City Art Gallery
Loisirs, Glassbox, Paris
Host, Tramway, Glasgow
1997
Kind of English, Die Box, Berlin
Life Live, Musee d’Art Moderne, Paris
Centro Culturel, Belem, Lisbon
New British Drawing, Sandra Gering Gallery, New York
Questioning Office of Art, Tate Gallery, St Ives
Printers Inc, Arts Council Touring Exhibition
Picture Stories, Victoria Miro, London , 1996-98
Owner and Curator of numerous exhibitions at Gallerette London, 1995-00
Publication and Distribution Internationally of Donald Parsnips Daily Journal

Publications


Drawing Black Dog Press 2006
Situations Black Dog Press 2004
The Ganzfeld 2003 & 2005
Tirana Biennale 2003 Catalogue
The People Who Live On The Plank Drawing Room Editions 2004
The London Art Gang Register Commission Art Review May 2004
Commissioned Artist for Tate Magazine Winter 2001/ 02
Opuscules London Institute of Pataphysics 2003
Weekly Column for The Independent on Sunday 2000 / 02
Regular Column for untitled Art Newspaper 1995/ 02
A to Z for the Effective Use of Your City Atlas Press 1999
Diary Cornerhouse Publications 2000
Indoor Edizioni Charta 1999
Lexicon de 1000 Paroles Nouveux Galerie Brighi Paris 1997
Substitude Ridiculousification and the Art of Donald Parsnips Gallerette 1996

Awards and scholarships

Jerwood Drawing Prize First Prize 1993-94
Eremo di S.Caterina Isola d’Elba Italy Residency 1992-93
British School at Rome Rome Scholar in Printmaking 1991
Cite International des Arts Paris Studio Award 1991
Hochschule die Kunste Berlin Erasmus Scholarship Collections
Victoria and Albert Museum Museum of London
Arts Council of England Collection Penguin Books Collection
Musee d’Art Contemporain Lyon BP Amoco Collection
Museum of Modern Art New York HRH Prince of Wales
Government Art Collection Middlesborough Art Gallery
Numerous Other Public and Private Collections