James Lomax



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Studio

Slow Boat
Glasshouse
FLUX
Seasons
Collar
Do we need to grow up?
Appendage
Temporal Logic
Best,
Debris Show
Dolphin Gallery
Shit Show
PUN THO USE
Too many men

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Currently lives and works in Birmingham.


My practice is autobiographical, investigating personal histories by referencing banal, everyday experiences. Apparently unremarkable events are hinted at through playful use of titles and allusions to everyday scenarios, moments and visual detritus.


Current/Forthcoming

James Cross (curated by James Lomax) - Recent Activity , Birmingham, January 2018
Solo Show - 3 Ada Road, Camberwell, February 2018


Selected Exhibitions

2017

Member Show (curated by Andy Holden) – Outpost, Norwich
Futures – Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art
Glasshouse – Artist Studio, The New Art Gallery Walsall (duo)
Creekside Open (Curated by Alison Wilding) – A.P.T. Gallery, London
Flux – Curated by Room 7 and Grand Union Gallery, Birmingham
JUNK IN THE TRUNK – Project by Your Beautiful, London
Seasons – Maxilla Space, London
Last Chance to Paradise - Collar, Manchester

2016

New Art West Midlands Re-Launch – Coventry Art Space
ESP Summer Camp - Eastside Projects, Birmingham
Journeys - Saatchi Gallery, London

2015

Do We Need To Grow Up? - The NewBridge Project, Newcastle
Sky Academy Showcase – Village Underground, London
Appendage - The Depot, London (solo)

2013

Temporal Logic - The Lombard Method, Birmingham (duo)
Best, - Malgras Naudet, Manchester
The Ruskin Degree Show – The Old Power Station, Oxford
I <3 Hamlet - The Dolphin Gallery, St. John’s College, Oxford (solo)

2012

PUN THO USE - Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford (duo)
Pigeon Place - OVADA, Oxford

2011

Porthleven - O3 Gallery, Oxford Castle
Parapraxis - Freuds, Oxford

2010

New Times - The Jam Factory, Oxford (solo)
Home Again - The Jam Factory, Oxford
Dolls and disGuise - Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxford
Eleven - The Jam Factory, Oxford

2009

Sunday Telegraph/Saatchi Gallery Young Artist Award - Saatchi Gallery, London


Residencies/Awards

Looping the Loop – artist in residence, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham 2017
Glasshouse Residency - The New Art Gallery Walsall, 2017
Engine - Artist Professional Development Programme, New Art West Midlands, 2017
Micro Bursary - R&D Bursary, New Art West Midlands, 2016
Sky Academy Arts Scholarship - Bursary and Mentoring, London, 2014
Graduate Residency - The Lombard Method, Birmingham, 2013
Residency - Porthleven Lifeboat Studio, Cornwall, 2011


Education

Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, University of Oxford, BFA Fine Art
Oxford Brookes University, Foundation Studies in Art and Design