Darren Banks (b. 1978 Orsett, Essex) studied BA Fine Art (Hons) and MA Fine Art, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, from 1998- 2005. Recent solo exhibitions include: 2010: Soothsayers, Sierra Metro, Edinburgh. 2009: Fantasmagora, Better Place Portraiture, Auto Italia South East, London; Prussian Projekte, Nottingham. Forthcoming exhibitions include: 2012: Out of Site, MRA, international touring exhibition. Selected group exhibitions include: Rummage Sale and Floor of the Forest, Barbican Art Galleruy, London; Mural newspaper organised by Hugo Canoilas, Abrons Art Center, New York; Defective Science, Palazzo Ducale, Genova, Italy. 2010: Hello World, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh; Palace Bandwagon, FIAC, Tuileries’ GardeN, Paris; Paris Correspondence School, Paris, London, Birmingham; The Dictionary of Received Ideas, with Caryn Coleman, Q London; Better Place Portraiture: Surreal House, Barbican Art Gallery, London; No Soul for Sale: presented by Auto Italia, London and Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, Tate Modern, London. Recent commissions and awards include: 2011: backwater, Fishmarket Gallery, Northampton. 2010: Remake Remodel, NGC, Sunderland.
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