Tom Ellis

Born 1973, in London, UK
Lives and works in London, UK

Education

1992-95 Wimbledon School of Art

Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2016

"The Middle", The Wallace Collection, London

2013

"Works Like People", Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens

2012


"Tom Ellis", MOT International, London

"Tom Ellis", Bloomberg Space, London

2011


"Tom Ellis", MOT International, London

2010


"The Vacuum", Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland

2009


"Get Me a Show In China", Space, London

2008

"Wszystko/ Everything", Czarna Gallery, Warsaw

"Some Things I Do For Money, Some Things I do For Free", Projector, Rotterdam

2007

"Der Landshafter", K3, Zurich

"Klever Strasse", MOT International, London
"
Sweet F.A.", Freight and Volume, New York

2006

"Virtual Fireworks", The Pirate Castle, London

2005

"Photographies", Kontainer, Los Angeles

"Inversion", Platform, London

2004


"Unsupported Images", T1+2 Artspace, London

2003

"Dead Hotel", Percy Miller Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions (selected)

2013

"Grand Magasin - A project with Nat Breitenstein", French Riviera, London
"RIFF", Baltic 39, Newcastle
"Group Show", Eleni Koroneou Gallery, Athens
"Tierstücke - der Sammlung (Animal Parts) from the SOR Rusche Collection Oelde/Berlin", Museum Abtei Liesborn, Wadersloh, Germany

2012


"Eros and Thanatos", Baumwollspinnerei, Leipzig

2011

"Multiple Takes", 68 Square Metres Art Space, Copenhagen

"Greg Wilken Torbjorn Vejvi Lynton Talbot Cauleen Smith SEACA (Southeast Asian Community Alliance) Mark Roeder Andrea Robbins and Max Becher D'Ette Nogle Dylan Marcus Brian Mann Tory Lowitz Fred Lonidier Amy Laughlin Lisa Lapinski William Jones Daniel Ingroff Katie Herzog Kevin Hanley Aaron GM Erik Frydenborg Rachel Foullon Travis Farmen Tom Ellis Lucy Dod Michele Di Menna Jesse Benson Will Benedict Merwin Belin", Las Cienegas Projects, Culver City, LA, designed by Jesse Benson and Brian Mann.

2010


"Newspeak: British Art Now", The Saatchi Gallery, London.

2009


"We Came Here To Get Laid, Not to Critique Dutch Culture", with Richard Parry and Clunie Reid, Wilfried Lentz, Rotterdam

2007


"Aggression", Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur
"
Propaganda Machine", (Local Operations), Serpentine Gallery, London

"Intelligent Muscle", The Café Gallery, London

2006


"Mixed Pickles", K3 Project Space, Zurich

"Mining", WestGermany, Berlin

2005


"Virtual Fireworks", Port Eliot Literary Festival, Cornwall 

"Intelligent Design", Cumberland Wharf Gardens, London LORE, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow

"As If By Proxy", Redux, London

2004


"Minimal As Maximal", Kontainer, Los Angeles

"Totem", MOT, London

"Freedom Fries", Cumberland Wharf Gardens, London

"Sculpture Garden", Nr. Old Street Roundabout (Flaca), London

"Dead Hotel", Kontainer, Los Angeles

2003

"Side Track", Percy Miller Gallery, London

"East Wing Collection No.6 - Urban Networks", The Courtauld Institute, London

"Ergo Thus", Martinez Gallery, New York
"GEORG BASELITZ OR MIKE KELLEY", Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London

2002


"Chockerfuckingblocked", Jeffrey Charles Gallery, London

"In Your Time", Percy Miller Gallery, London

2001


"Mail Art", Institute for International Visual Arts (inIVA), London

Bibliography



2012


Doubal, R. Tom Elis at Bloomberg, Time Out, April 

Patricia Ellis, Painting, correctly, Bloomberg essay,

2011


Sue Hubbard, London Calling, Artillery Magazine, January - February
Martin Coomer, Tom Ellis, Time Out, January



2008


London Focus, Flash Art, Vol. XLI, p. 91, October 

Von Almuth Spiegler, Die osterreichische Kunst in der Krise, Die Presse, April 

Oliver Kielmayer, ‘Aggression’ catalogue, Kunstalle Winterthur, p. 35-40,

2007


Lucia A. Cavegn, Agression in der Kunsthalle Winterthur, Kunstbulletin, December 

Lucia A. Cavegn, Zwischen Rebellion und Obsession, Regioartline, November 

Von Caspar Scharer, Wotsch Puff, Man, Zuritipp, October 

Rebecca Geldard, Tom Ellis, Klever Strasse Saatchi Gallery Magazine, July 

Conrad Ventur, Flop Art, Useless, No. 5, 
Richard Dyer, News, Contemporary Magazine, no 76

2003


Roy Exley, Tom Ellis: Dead Hotel, a-n Magazine
Sotiris Kyriacou, Tom Ellis: Dead Hotel, Contemporary Magazine
Pamela Self, Dead Hotel, ARQ (Architectural Research Quarterly), vol 7 no 2 

Kit Hammonds, Dead Hotel, Tema Celeste, Nov/Dec 

Jen Ogilvie, Tom Ellis, Time Out London, Sep 24 -1 Oct

Ian Stewart, Tom Ellis, The Guardian Guide, Aug 30-Sep 5 

Len Horsey, Georg Baselitz or Mike Kelley, a-n Magazine,

2002


Morgan Falconer, In Your Time, What’s On, August