Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Jeff McMillan

Untitled (Portuguese Matchbox)

Top Pick

Christopher Le Brun, artist and President of the Royal Academy; Shanay Jhaveri, Assistant Curator of South Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Frances Morris, Director, Tate Modern

Year 2016
Medium watercolour on paper
Dimensions 21.6 x 16.9 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Jeff McMillan:

Jeff McMillan (b. 1968, Lubbock) lives and works in London. Received a BFA from Texas Tech University; and an MFA from the University of Alabama (1998). McMillan's curatorial work has included Tell it Slant, Frith Street Gallery, London (2016); I AR YOU: Portraits by Self-Taught American Artists, Large Glass, London (2013); and co-curator of British Folk Art, Tate Britain, London (2014). His monograph Biblio, featuring an ongoing series of works on paper is published by Koenig Books (2019). Select solo exhibitions include Dark Parade, Kristof de Clercq Gallery, Ghent (2018); South Face, Handel Street Projects, London (2016); Consequences, Four All Saints, London (2011); and The Possibility of an Island, PEER, London (2009). Select group exhibitions include Fading Away, 22,48m2, Paris (2018); 250th Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London (2018); Five Easy Pieces, Large Glass, London (2017); Found, The Foundling Museum, London (2016); ABJAD, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh (2015); six mementos for the next…, Magazin4 Bregenzer Kunstverein, Bregenz (2013); Boule to Braid: Curated by Richard Wentworth, Lisson Gallery, London (2009); and the John Moores Painting Prize, London (2002, 2004, 2006).