Simon English

born 1959

1978 - 1981
Central School of Art and Design, London
B.A. Hons Fine Art Painting

Lives and works in London

Solo show

Goff + Rosenthal, New York

"Lullaby for Marie-Strange, Letgo and Rabbit", Galerie du jour, agnés B., Paris
Galerie Römerapotheke, Zurich
Work from the Falckenberg Collection, Sammlung Falkenberg, Hamburg

Banks Cream and the Somerset Owls, FRED London/Leipzig

Simon English, Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin
Clouds Hill, Galerie Römerapotheke, Zürich

Simon English Figures, Rhodes + Mann, London

Nobody loves me, Galleri Christian Dam, Oslo

Performance: Drawing Out Loud, Chisenhale Dance Space,
London, Chisendale Live Arts Award

Project Room, Milch, London
Double and Twist, Laurent Delaye, London

Entwistle Gallery and Laurent Delaye, London

Laurent Delaye, London

Group show

Still Painting, Rhys Mendes, Brasilien

Sex, Drugs and Rock & Rock, OSP Gallery, Steven Zevitas, Boston
The Dulcet Clime of the Bedchamber..., (curated by Nicholas Weist), Goff + Rosenthal, Berlin

Scary Tales, FILIALE Berlin
Gettin' on mother's nerves - psychological drama and contemporary drawing', Mother's Tank Station, Dublin
Flip, Chung King Project/ FA Projects, Los Angeles
Simon and Sarah, Platform -3, London
Today even the Drawers are Winners, Klara Wallner Galerie, Berlin
Thank you for the music, Sprüth Magers, München

AQUAREELL, Galerie Römerapotheke Zürich
Look, look again: Erotic Drawing, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, USA & touring USA
Drawing, Büro für Kunst, Dresden
The Armory Show, Gallery Lelong, New York (Art Fair)

Hidden Stories, The New Art Gallery, Walsall, UK
Je m'installe aux abattoirs! agnès B. Private Collection, Les Abattoirs, Toulouse, F

It's only words, Mirror, London College of Printing, London
The Green Room, Perxy Miller Gallery, London

It is a Wonderful Life, The Apartment, Athens, Greece
agnès B., Galerie du Jour, Paris

In Your Dreams, fa1 contemporary art, London    
Mommy Dearest, Gimpel Fils, London
Include me Out, Unit 6, London

Sampling, Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York
Il luogo degli Angeli, EX Manufactura Tabaschi, Citta Sant'Angelo
Touring to: Villa Bottini, Lucca, Italy
Passion, Gasworks, London
54x54, MOCA, Financial Times Building, London

Body Double, Winston Wachter Fine Art, New York
Leisure, Glassbox, Paris
Traffic of Night in Paradise, Vriefhuif Amerika, Amsterdam
FIAC98, agnès B. Galerie du Jour, Paris

29ième Festival International de la Peinture, Les Musées de Cagnes-sur-Mer, F
Afternoon in the Park, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London
Victoria, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London

Young British III, Saatchi Collection, London (Group)
Laurent Delaye Gallery at The Fete worse than Death, London

Four Day Display, Birch and Conran, London
Open Exhibition, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Public collections

Agnes B collection France
Falckenberg Collection
Louisiana Museum
Koerfer Collection
Kleinberger Collection
Arts Council of England
Saatchi Collection
Paisley Museum, Scotland
British Museum
Russian State Museum


Male Nude Next, David Leddick, Rizzoli publishing
Golden Rain. Michael Petry, Carric Press
Natalie Talek Mac/Val Musee d'art contemporain du Val de Marne
TinTin and the Secret of Literature, Tom McCarthy, Granta Publishing
Simon English: The Army Pink Snowman, Blackdog Publishing
Hidden Histories, Michael Petry, Art Media Press
The Saatchi Gift, Arts Council Collections
Young British Art: The Saatchi Decade, Booth Cliddon Ed.
Victoria Magazine, No. 3
Shark Infested Waters, The Saatchi Collection, Zwemmer


Newspapers and Periodicals (back to 2000)

Les Inrockuptibles, no. 624, page 84, Vernissages, 13-19 Nov 2007
Laurent Boudier, te_le_rama, 28 Nov 2007, "Emglish's Language", Thursda Nov 8
So Foot No. 50, Pablo Rene-Worms, "Wayne Rooney chez agnès b.", December
Art in America, Ana Finel Honigman, Simon English at Fred, January

Modern Painters, Amanda Coulson, December 5 - January 6
Saatchi Website, Daily Magazine, Interview with Rebecca Wilson
Hello London, Interview with Peter Wolf, October
Die Welt, Artist Profile, I Can't draw Horses, Linda Bosse, August 26
Financial Times, Gabriel Coxhead, Crossing the Line, March 30
Financial Times, Gabriel Coxhead

Art Monthly, Andrew Wilson, Winter Reading, December 05 - Januar 06
Gay Times, Joseph Galliano, October
Modern Painters, Mark Rappolt, September (Book Review)
Züritipp, Simon English, Clouds Hill, Galerie Römerapotheke
New York Times, Benjamin Genocchio, May 8
Art Review, Rebecca Wilson, May
Art Forum, Larissa Harris, Erotic Drawing, March

Art Monthly, Pablo LaFuente, May - June
Audio Arts Magazine, Volume 22, interview with Kathy Kubicki
Time Out, Rebecca Geldard Aprl 21st - 28th
Contemporary, News London, Richard Dyer, April, Volume 61
Art Review, Hannah Shuckburgh, 'Be Yourself' (Agnes B
Collection), March, Volume 54

Art Monthly, Mark Wilsher, March

Attitude, Caroline Smith, 'Wonderland', May
Athinorama, Despina Zefkili, April
To Vima, Daily Newspaper, Katia Arfara, April 6
Symbol, Marina Fokidis, April

Time Out London, Sarah Kent, June 7-14
Art Monthly, Michael Wilson, July - August
The Independent on Sunday, Sue Hubbard, June 4
The Evening Standard, Rose Aidin, May 26

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