Painting for D.A, V.A, 2011–12
Oil on panel
Original size: 50 x 40 cm
Photographer: May Heek
Estelle Thompson, lives and works in London. Thompson studied at the Royal College of Art, London. Her work is held in numerous public collections, including Arts Council of Great Britain, British Council, British Museum and New York Public Library.
She has recently worked with Arts commissioning bodies and architects designing projects for the built environment: 2009-11 Centre for the Creative Industries, Glyndwr University, Wrexham; 2008-11 South Bristol Community Hospital; 2008- 10 The Orchard Centre, Hull.
She has curated a number of exhibitions at Oriel Sycharth Gallery, Wrexham, most recently in 2013, I was a Teenage Cave Girl and other works, Ed Allington solo, and I do nothing but think of you, Kevin Hunt solo.
Selected solo exhibitions include: Oriel Sycharth Gallery, Wrexham, 2014; Purdy Hicks Gallery, London, 2009; True Colours, Wetterling Gallery, Stockholm, 2004; Being Here: New Paintings, The New Art Gallery Walsall, 2001; Punctuation Paintings, Purdy Hicks Gallery, 1999; Galerie Helmut Pabst, Frankfurt, 1999; Fuse Paintings, Usher Gallery, Lincoln, Mead Gallery, Warwick, 1998.
Recent selected group exhibitions include: Do You Believe in Angels?, Mo Space Manila; Equator Art Projects Singapore, 2014; Jerwood 20 Years, The Jerwood Gallery, Hastings, 2014; Golden Sections, thewindshow@CPT, London, 2014; Head to Head, Rogue Project Space, Manchester, 2013; Small is Beautiful XXI Who’s Afraid of Red Yellow & Blue, Flowers, London, 2013; Theory & Practice of the Small Painting, Equator Art Projects, Singapore 2013; Colour as Material, Finnish Academy of fine Arts, Helsinki, 2013; RA Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2012; Back and Forth, B55 Contemporary Art Gallery, Budapest, 2012; Drawing 2011, Drawing Room, London, 2011.