David Batchelor

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  • View large image Magic Hour Drawings, 2013

    David Bachelor, Magic Hour Drawings, 2013 Spray paint, ink and paper on squared paper, 35.5 x 28 cm Courtesy of the artist, Galeria Leme, São Paolo and Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

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    Mary Doyle, Tania Kovats, David Batchelor, Kate Macfarlane & David Musgrave in conversation

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    Mary Doyle, Tania Kovats, David Batchelor, Kate Macfarlane & David Musgrave in conversation

David Batchelor (b. 1955, Dundee) lives and works in London. Graduated from Birmingham University (1980); and Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham (1978). Select solo exhibitions include Psychogeometry 2, Site Eight, Melbourne (2018); Chromatology, Ab-Anbar Gallery, Tehran (2017); Reef, Handel Street Projects, London (2016); Flatlands, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2013); Magic Hour, Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag (2012); Slugfest, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo (2012); Chromophilia, Paco Imperial, Rio de Janeiro (2010); Unplugged, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh (2007); and South Bank Spectrum, South Bank Centre, London (2006). Select group exhibitions include Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London (2018); Light Show, Hayward Gallery, London and touring (2013-16); Drawing Biennial 2015, Drawing Room, London (2015); Abstract Drawing, Drawing Room, London (2014); Color Chart, Museum of Modern Art, New York (2008); Extreme Abstraction, Albright Knox Gallery, New York (2005); the Biennial de Santiago, Chile (2005); and the 26th Bienal De São Paulo, São Paulo (2004). His work is held in public and private collections including The Saatchi Gallery, London; Tate, London; and the Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen. 

Last updated: 06.02.2019

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