Tim Ellis Exhibited at The Saatchi Gallery

Tim Ellis's Biography

Tim Ellis
Born in 1981, Chester, UK
Lives and works in London, UK


MA Fine Art, The Royal Academy Schools

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Liverpool School of art


'C.O.D.A', FOLD Gallery, London.

Icastica - Municipality of Arezzo, Italy

Where We End and You Begin, Horatio jr, London.
Caramel Blush, Tim Ellis & Jack Newling, Corfu, London.
We Belong Together, Hong Kong

In The Company We Trust, Horatio jr, London

Sons of Pioneers, Furini Contemporary, Rome, Italy.
The Tourist, Spacex, Exeter, England.

A Foundation For Exchange, Primopiano, Lugano, Switzerland


Through Secondhand Daylight: Tail of Pup, London

'Now It Is Permitted: 24 Wayside Pulpits', curated by Bridget Smith, Swedenborg Society, London. *
'Imperfect Reverse', curated by Laurence Noga, Camberwell Project Space, University of the Arts, London. *
'Frac-tured-su-per-struc-tures', Space Station, London.
'Wish You Were Here', Estuary 2016, Metal, Southend Pier, Essex.
'Phase 1' (Reseau Peinture), Ruskin Gallery, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.
'Flatland', FOLD Gallery, London.

2015 - 2016
'Local Objects', curated by Rita Salvaggio, Ikeyazhang, Milan, Italy

'Platform/Platvorm', Melkweg, Amsterdam, Holland. *
'The London Open', curated by Daniel Hermann & Poppy Bowers, The Whitechapel Gallery, London. *
'Illegitimate Objects', The Mathematical Institute, Oxford University. *
'INVITED', curated by Philly Adams of The Saatchi Gallery and Flora Fairbairn of Fair & Co, London.
'Walking Through Fiction', Camberwell Space, University of the Arts, London. *
'Tutti Frutti', Turps Banana, Turps Gallery, London.
'Taverna - We are Open' - 'Icastica', curated by Ilaria Gianni, Fraternita Laici, Municipality of Arezzo, Italy. *
'Long Ting (No Long Ting)', curated by Cedar Lewisohn, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland.

100 Painters of Tomorrow, Thames & Hudson, One Art Space, Tribeca, New York.
The MAC International, The Metropolitan Arts Centre, Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Open 17, International exhibition of sculptures and installations, Venice Lido & San Servolo Island, Venice, Italy.
Flatpacked/Wrapped/Stacked, Punk&Sheep, Canary Wharf, London.
Icastica, Fraternita Laici, Museo di Ivan Bruschi & Galleria Comunale D'Arte Contemporanea, Municipality of Arezzo, Italy.
Ten, Independents Biennial, Liverpool Hope University Gallery, Liverpool.
Symbolic Logic, IAG, Hong Kong.*
Welcome to Corfu, The Depot & 48 Hours, London.

Image/Object, Furini Contemporary, Rome, Italy.
Magic 8 Ball, Fold Gallery, London.
Misinformation Centre, Hack The Barbican, The Barbican, London.
Re-View, Identity Contemporary, Hong Kong.
Beautiful~Things, The Next Door Projects, Liverpool.
NSP, Broomhill Sculpture Park, Devon.*
Best Haircuts in History, curated by Cedar Lewisohn, Soho, London.
Forward Thinking, Horatio Jr, London.
Hold The Fort, Fort, London.

Seduction, Simon Oldfield at 6 Carlos Way, London.
Forward Thinking, London and Tour, Scotland.
Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London.
Needle in a Cloud, Fold Gallery London.
Pop Molecule, Aubin Gallery, London

Secret Societies, To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence, CAPC Musee d'Art Contemporain, Bordeaux, France.
The Thing is the Thing, ASC Gallery, London.
The Anti-Library, Space, London.
The Others, Turin, Italy.
Progress, Progress, Progress / The Happy Valley, Glenfiddich, Scotland.
Secret Societies, To Know, To Dare, To Will, To Keep Silence, The Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany.
Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy of Art, London.
Friendship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfiled Gallery, London.

John Moores Painting Prize 26, The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.
Newspeak: British Art Now Part 1, The Saatchi Gallery, London.
New Symphony, Simon Oldfield Gallery, London.
Tag From 3 to 36: New London Painting, Brown Gallery, London.

The Royal Academy Schools Show, The Royal Academy of Art, London.
New Sensations, The A Foundation, London

Alexandre Pollazzon Presents, Alexandre Pollazzon London
The Future Can Wait, Charlie Smith London
Group Show, The Wilde Gallery Berlin
Premiums, The Royal Academy London

Interceptor,The Peles Empire, London
Ritual Abuse The Boys Hall Dalston, London

Half cut for confidence Independents, Liverpool Biennial
The Last Gang in Town, Arena Gallery, Liverpool

The Jerwood Drawing Prize, The Jerwood Space - London, Pittville Gallery - Cheltenham,
Rennie Mackintosh Gallery - Glasgow,
Bayart - Cardiff,
The Gallery - Dorset

Bracket This, Independents, Liverpool Bienniel
Hayvend Laboratories, Manchester Cornerhouse
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art,
Newcastle upon Tyne
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol
ICA (Institute of Contemporary Arts), London
Hayward Gallery, London
Whitechapel Gallery, London

Northern Graduates, The Curwen and New Academy gallery London