Selected works by Selma Parlour

Selma Parlour
Model

2010

Oil on linen

76 x 61 cm
Selma Parlour
Room

2010

Oil on linen

150 x 163 cm
Selma Parlour
Looks Like a Plan

2010

Oil on linen

76 x 61 cm

Selma Parlour's Biography

Born in 1976, Johannesburg, South Africa
Lives and works in London, UK



SOLO & GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2018
'Upright Animal', curated by Sacha Craddock, Pi Artworks, London'Destroyed by Shadows', The Cornerstone Gallery, Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool
'Do Re Mi Fa So La Te', Perimeter Space at Griffin Gallery, London
'The Performativity of Painting', Stephen Lawrence Gallery, University of Greenwich, London

2017
'Beneath the Colour', the Saatchi Gallery at the Hyatt Regency, London
'PIY PaintLounge', Sluice Biennial, London
The Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
'Make a Mark', ArthouSE1, London
'Nine Painters', Syson Gallery, Nottingham
'Three100', No Format, London

2016
'Parlour Games', Marcelle Joseph Projects, House of St Barnabas, London
'The British Society of Self-Deprecation', Cheng Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
'frac-tured-su-per-struc-tures', Space Station Gallery, London
John Moores Painting Prize 2016, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
ING Discerning Eye (invited by Sacha Craddock), Mall Galleries, London
'Kaleidoscope', Fold Gallery, London
The Marmite Prize for Painting V, Block 336, London & Highlanes Gallery, Drogheda, Ireland
'Pool', Griffin Gallery, London

2015
Rainbow Merchant, Schwartz Gallery, London
RCA Secret, London
RCA Secret, London
'Paradoxes of the Flattened-Out Cavity', Dio Horia, Island of Mykonos, Greece
'The Shapes We're In', Bread and Jam, London
'Dio Horia in Mykonos', Dio Horia, Island of Mykonos, Greece
'En Plein Air', pop-up exhibition, Mecklenburgh Square, London
Griffin Gallery Open, Griffin Gallery, London
'The Shape of Things', The Dot Project, London
'Autocatalytic Future Games', No Format, London

2014
100 Painters of Tomorrow, One Art Space, New York
Summer Saloon, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London
Volta 10 (with Beers Contemporary, London), Basel

2013
Crash Open Salon, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London

2012
MOT International Projects, London (solo)
A Sense of Adventure, pop-up exhibition, Pullman Hotel, London
Creative Cities Collection The Barbican, London
Selma Parlour & Yelena Popova, Horton Gallery, New York
Double Vision, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London
270112 Abstractions, Laure Genillard, London
Parallel Universe, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London

2011
Crash Open Salon, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2011: In the Presence, ICA, London
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, S1 Artspace and Site Gallery, Sheffield
Salon Art Prize, Matt Roberts Arts, London
Mysteries, Group Exhibition, Beers.Lambert Contemporary Art, London

2010
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London

2009
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London

2007
Celeste Art Prize Finalists' Exhibition, London & Edinburgh

2006
The National Open Art Exhibition, Chichester

2002
Bench, Group Exhibition, Tardis International, London

1997
Picture This, Florence Art Trust, London