Phillip Allen

Phillip Allen (b. 1967, London, UK) lives and works in London. Studied BA Fine Art at Kingston University, London and MA Fine Art at the Royal College of Art, London. Allen teaches Fine Art at Wimbledon College of Art and the Royal College of Art, and is course co-ordinator for Turps Studio Painting Programme, based in Elephant and Castle, London. He is also a visiting teacher at various art colleges including Westminster, The Royal Academy of Arts and Ruskin School of Art. He received the British School of Rome Abbey Scholar Award (2010). Select solo exhibitions include DOLPH Projects (2016); Tonic for Choice, The Approach, London, UK (2014); Oxblood, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (2013); ...the urgent hang around, Bernier/Eliades Gallery, Athens, Greece (2010); Sloppy Cuts No Ice, The Approach W1, London, UK (2008). Select group exhibitions include The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, Charlie Smiths, London, UK (2016); Permeable Edge, University of Chichester, West Sussex, UK (2016); From fly on the wall to fly in  my soup, Gallery Dukan, Paris, FR (2015); Head to Head, Standpoint Gallery, London, UK (2014); Courtship of the Peoples, Simon Oldfield, London, UK (2012). His work is held in public collections including Arts Council England; British Council; Tate; and The Government Art Collection. 

Last updated: 29.03.2017