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Artist’s Biography

1955
Born: Edinburgh, Scotland.

1975
He studied at the Winchester School of Art, England.

1980
He graduated from the Gloucestershire College of Art and Design (BA Hons) in Cheltenham, England.

1982
He graduated from The Slade School of Sculpture. Post Graduate (H.D.F.A.), University College London.

1993
He became associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors (MRBS.).

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
’Cutting Edge’, ContiniArtUK Galley, London, UK
‘Shadows of the Past’ in collaboration with Raccanello LePrince, ContniArtUK, London, UK
‘Transform’, La Chèvre d’Or, Eze, France

2016
’David Begbie & Marco de Kok’ Van Loon Galleries, The Netherlands
Skulpturen & Plastiken, Continuum Gallery, Königswinter, Germany
‘SILHOUETTE‘, Galerie Hegemann, Munich, Germany
Rarity Gallery Summer Exhibition, Mykonos, Greece
Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden, UK
Sculpture Garden Fern de la Gorra, Southern France
Biennale Vught, The Netherlands 10 – 17 Apr Art Breda, The Netherlands
Van Loon Galleries, The Netherlands
‘ART UP‘, Lille, France, Grand Palais

2015
‘SOLID AIR‘ – Vecchiato Arte, Padova, Italy
‘Biennale Brabant‘ Tilburg, The Netherlands
‘Cologne Art Fair‘, Cologne, Germany
‘Pre and After Breda‘, Bonn
‘The Real Face of Burns‘, Ayr, Scotland
Robert Burns Birthplace Museum Feb Galerie Juliane Hundertmark, Berlin, Germany
‘Artist IQ‘, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
‘Entre Nous‘ ‘CU-1‘ Miami, USA

2014
‘Excellent‘ Beurs, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
‘Art Miami-Context‘, Miami Maggie‘s Charity Auction, London, UK
Nov Somerville Gallery, Cornwall, UK
‘New Atmosphere‘ Trias, Leipzig, Germany
‘Inner Cities‘, Berlin, Germany
Summershow ArtCatto, Portugal
‘Art Breda‘, The Netherlands
‘Children Around the World’, Shanghai, China

2013
Solo Salon Sculpture Exhibition, Tanner and Lawson, Spitafields, London, UK

2011
‘Archetypes’, Moorhouse, London, UK
‘Skindeep’, Ode to Art, Singapore
Van Loon Galleries, The Netherlands
‘GENUS’, Australian, Galleries, Sydney, Australia
‘GENUS’, Australian Galleries, Melbourne, Australia
‘Soft Opening’, Different, London, UK
‘David Begbie’, Albemarle Gallery, London, UK

2010
Gallery Different, London, UK
‘Thin Air’ Air Gallery, London, UK
‘Aria Sottile’, Vecchiato Arte, Padua, Italy
‘Unud’, AM Gallery, Roquetas Del Mar, Almeria, Spain
‘Iconii’ Chapter House, Canterbury Cathedral, UK
‘Archetypes’, Moorhouse, London, UK

2009
‘Nudus’, Number Nine, Birmingham, UK
Biennale, Galerie Van Loon Galleries, Holland including ‘Rhythmic Ties’ violin concert
‘Unud’ Somerville Gallery, Plymouth, UK
Gallery Different at Queens Elm Gallery, Chelsea, London including ‘Rythmic Ties’ Concert

2008
‘Genii’ Albemarle Gallery, London, UK
‘Grandslam 2008 maquette‘, (A.L.T.E.C. Wimbledon) exhibition, Albemarle Gallery, London, UK

2007
Gallerie Il Ponte Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Van Loon Galleries, The Netherlands
Form 2007 Olympia; London, UK
‘Antebodies’ Buschlen Mowatt Galleries, Vancouver, Canada

2006
Number Nine, Birmingham, UK

2005
‘Nuduu’, Gallery Different, London, UK
Etienne & Van Loon, The Netherlands

2004
Hotel Linde, Mariawörth, Austria
Herman Miller Event, International Art Consultants, London, UK

2003
Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Magidson Fine Art, Aspen, Colorado, USA
Plus One Plus Two Galleries, London, UK
Festival Gallery, Henley Festival, England, UK

1999
Gallery Differentiate, London, UK
Inauguration of Stirling Square, St James, London – Sir James Stirlings final building, UK

1998
‘Begbie Selected Retrospective’, early Work 1983-1991 and recent work 1998, Gallery Differentiate, London, UK

1997
The Festival of Erotica, Olympia, London, UK

1996
Artopia, New York, USA
Hannah Peschar Gallery & Sculpture Garden, Surrey, UK

1995
Magidson Fine Art, Aspen, Colorado, USA
Posner Fine Art, Santa Monica, California, USA

1994
Fire Station Gallery, Sydney, Australia (Opened by Terence Meecham – Director of the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney)
Emporio Armani, Brompton Road, London, UK, Special Collaboration
Joel Kessler Gallery, Miami, Florida, USA

1993
Gallery Differentiate, London, UK

1992
Catto Gallery, London, UK

1991
Salama-Caro Gallery, Cork Street, London, UK

1990
Wates City Tower, London, UK

1989
Salama-Caro Gallery, Cork Street, London, UK

1988
‘Crucifix’, Installation at Winchester Cathedral, UK

1986
Galleria Il Ponte, Rome (Margarita Failoni), Italy
Forum, Zurich, Switzerland, (OMS)
Navy Pier, Chicago, USA – (Galeria Il Ponte)
‘Mandelzoom‘ Canino, Italy, curated by Antonio d‘Avossa
Savacou Fine Art, Toronto, Canada
‘Tristan‘ MOMA, Palma de Mallorca, Spain, curated by Achille Bonito Oliva
Simpsons of Piccadilly of London – Special Collaborative One Man Exhibition, Brompton Gallery, Knightsbridge, London, UK

 

Selected Museum Collections/ Permanent Public Installations

2017
‘AIRWAVE’, Royal Méridien Beach Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Biennale Brabant, Van Loon Galleries, Vught, Netherlands

2015
‘CIRRII‘ Series, 8 Northumberland, Trafalgar Square, London, UK

2014
‘Mblem‘, British Consulate-General Shanghai, China
‘Arios Diptych‘, Conning Asset M. Ltd., London, UK
‘Cirrus I, II, III‘, ‘Cumulus‘, ‘Cirrostratus I, II‘, 8 Northumberland, London, UK
‘Cirrii Series‘, 8 Northumberland, London, UK
‘TRANSPOSE‘ Buddha-Bar, ‘TRANSCEND‘ Buddha-Bar, Knightsbridge, London, UK

2013
‘Iconis‘, Timothy James & Partners, London, UK

2012
‘Transcend‘ and ‘Transpose‘, Buddha-Bar, Knightsbridge, London, UK

2010
Hanover Grange, Montego Bay, Jamaica ‘Statu I’ and ‘Statu II’ 2010 and ‘Nuwdstill’ 2008

2008
The All England Lawn Tennis And Croquet Club, Centre Court Wimbledon ‘Grandslam’, UK
Coloplast Limited, Peterborough, UK, ‘Olo’

2007
International Slavery Museum Liverpool Donation ’Nslave’, UK
Radisson Edwardian Hotel, Providence Wharf, Genus Series ‘Venus’, ‘Veni’, UK
Way of Therapy, London, UK ‘Otuu’

2006
San Domenico House, London, UK ‘Nuuda’ ‘Nuudu’ ‘Tunuud’
62 Threadneedle Street, London, UK ’Totu’

2005
Shrine of Walsingham, Norfolk, UK ‘Crucifix’
The Jam House, Edinburgh, Scotland, ‘Aangel’

2004
Hotel Linde, Mariawörth, Austria ‘Nuda’
Radisson SAS Hotel, Stansted ‘Standover’

2002
The Milan Bar, Grants of Croydon, London, UK, ‘Anangel’

2001
Ten Covent Garden, Connaught Rooms, London, UK, ‘Heavenlybodies’
The Lowry Hotel, Manchester, UK ‘Suspense’

2000
Fleet Place House, Holborn Viaduct, UK ‘Fishnet’
Bedes World Museum, Jarrow, Tyne & Wear ‘Worldsapart’

1999
Ladbroke Sporting Casino, London, UK, ‘Chance‘
The Jam House, Birmingham, UK, ‘Anangel‘ & ‘Manangel‘
60 Queen Victoria Street, UK ‘Humantouch’
Diptych, Faith Zone, Millennium Dome, Greenwich, London, UK, ‘Faith’
Millennium Sculpture St Mary the Less, Chilbolton, Winchester, UK ‘Cruciform’

1998
The Hyatt, Hamburg, Germany, ‘Composure‘

1997
The Hyatt Carlton, London, UK, Swimmingtruncs

1996
Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

1994
Cannons City Gym, London, UK, ‘Archetypes’

1993
The Hyatt Carlton, London, UK, The Peak Health Series
Natural History Museum, Primates Gallery, permanent site for ‘Origins’ Triptych Sculpture

1991
City Place House, London, UK, ‘Back to Front’ Diptych & ‘Venus’

1989
Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna, Rome, Italy
National Gallery Canberra, Australia
Museum Beelden aan Zee, Holland
National Gallery of Canada, Citibank, London, UK
Southwark Bridge, London, UK ‘Figure & Fountain’