Education
1999-2002
Post-Graduate Diploma Fine Art Royal Academy Schools, London
1996-1999
BA (Hons) Fine Art Loughborough University School of Art

Solo exhibitions
2016
Hype Trace CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2013
Mise en Abyme CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2010
A King’s Gambit Accepted CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
2009
Hexen Reflex Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
2006
Unnatural Selection Sartorial Contemporary Art, London

Selected group exhibitions
2016
Black Paintings (curated by Heike Strelow) Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt
2015
Black Paintings (curated by Zavier Ellis) CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
Die English Kommen! – New Painting from London (curated by Zavier Ellis) Galerie Heike Strelow, Frankfurt
2014
Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
Cultus Deorum (curated by Zavier Ellis) Saatchi Gallery, London
2012
Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
Polemically Small (curated by Zavier Ellis & Edward Lucie- Smith) Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham
The Id, the Ego and the Superego (curated by Zavier Ellis & Marcella Munteanu) BRAUBACHfive, Frankfurt
2011
Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis, Simon Rumley & Rebecca Wilson) B1, Victoria House, London
Polemically Small (curated by Edward Lucie-Smith) Klaipeda Culture Communication Centre, Klaipeda
THE FUTURE CAN WAIT presents: Polemically Small (curated by Zavier Ellis, Edward
Lucie-Smith, Max Presneill & Simon Rumley) Torrance Art Museum, Torrance
Attraction of the Opposites (curated by Kiki Petratou) CUCOSA, Rotterdam
2010
THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Shoreditch Town Hall, London
Papyrophilia CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, LondoN
The Reflected Gaze Torrance Art Museum, Torrance
2009
THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Old Truman Brewery, London
New London School (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Galerie Schuster, Berlin
2008
THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Old Truman Brewery, London
The Past is History (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Changing Role Gallery, Rome/Naples
New London School (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
2007
THE FUTURE CAN WAIT (curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley) Old Truman Brewery, London
2006
Icons Chungking Projects, Los Angeles
Half Life Fieldgate Gallery, London
New Figurative Realism CHARLIE SMITH LONDON, London
People Like Us No More Grey, London
2005
Maji Jabii!! Fucking Brilliant!! Tokyo Wondersite, Tokyo
Carter Presents Carter Presents, London
New London Kicks Wooster Projects, New YorK
The Deviants Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
The Sun Also Rises Rockwell, London
Faux Realism Part 1+2 Rockwell & Royal Academy Pumphouse, London
Darkest Hour Leisure Club Mogadishni, Copenhagen
Horizon of Expectation Empire Gallery, London
2004
Born, Cry, Eat, Shit, Fuck, Die Rockwell, London

Bibliography

 

2011
“The Face of Jesus”, Edward Lucie-Smith
 “The Saatchi Gallery & Channel 4’s New Sensations and THE FUTURE CAN WAIT”, Exhibition Catalogue  “3 Worlds in 1”, Exhibition Catalogue
2009
“New Masters of Paint: today’s top contemporary painters”, Modern EditioN
“Ten New Artists you should really Have Heard of by Now”, GQ Magazine
2008
“THE FUTURE CAN WAIT”, Exhibition Catalogue
2006
“Rockwell Space and Artists”, Modern Painters
2005
Review, Time Out Magazine
Feature, Miser and Now Magazine, Keith Talent Gallery, London
2004
“Liberal Intervention: The Empires New Clothes?”, Allegra Stratton & James Lindon (eds), Aitchess Press
2003
“Friends in High Places”, Art Review

Collections
Marc Coucke, Ghent
Jean Pigozzi, Geneva
David Roberts, London
Dr Rainer Schiweck, Munich
The SØR Rusche Collection, Oelde / Berlin
Howard Tullman, Chicago
Private collections in France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom & United States