{sme and you}

born in Harrow, London, 1982

MA Fine Art (Painting), 2006-08

The Royal College of Art, London

BA Fine Art (Painting), 2002-05

Winchester School of Art, Hampshire

Foundation (Fine Art), 2001-02

Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

awards  

Artist-in-Residence, Edward James Foundation, West Sussex, 2018

Abbey Scholarship in Painting, British School at Rome, 2015-16

Residence-in-Natur, Konsthall Växjö, Sweden, 2014-16

Windows Commission ~ supported by Arts Council England, 2009

Real Presence International Forum, Belgrade, 2008

The Chelsea Arts Club Travel Scholarship, London, 2007

solo ~ duo

2021

Doors with no handles, Larsen Warner, Stockholm, (forthcoming)

2020

Rattus Rattus {w. Janes Haid-Schmallenberg}, Galerie Russi Klenner, Berlin

Jaro Varga & Ross Taylor, ARCO (w. Ivan Gallery) Madrid 

The decorator always gets paid least, Ivan Gallery, Bucharest

Simona Runcan & Ross Taylor, Independent (w. Ivan Gallery), New York 

2018

A spicy migraine grease, Christian Larsen Gallery, Stockholm

Reading as Rhythm {w. Madalina Zaharia}, Tate Liverpool

2017

Stefan Sava & Ross Taylor, Sunday (w. Ivan Gallery), Ambika P3, London

Teeth where fingernails should be, Ivan Gallery, Bucharest

2014

Blue Plastic Bag {w. Madalina Zaharia} AIRstudio, London

2010

Bunker bar christening, creativeANDORcultural, London

School Play {w. Sara Gillies}, Kingsgate Gallery, London

2009

Haze Moods, Supplement, London

group

2021

Joakim Ojanen + artists, Market, Larsen Warner, Stockholm 

2020

Gathering, Larsen Warner, Stockholm

The studio at 4am, Hastings Contemporary, East Sussex 

2019

Feeling BLOB, for ALW on RTM.fm, TACO, London

slade2sing, #01-04 Thomson V One, Singapore

Sukkot, 211 Montrose Avenue, New York 

How small a thought, Marwell House, Margate

The Cave and the Sea, Thirdbase, Lisbon

The Immeasurable, Thames Side Gallery, London

Skins, 18 Malden Road, London

Mimesis; Narrative; Against hegemony, APT, London

2018 

Sightings, Caraboo, Bristol

Dialogues: New Painting from London, GASK, Kutna Hora

The Corpse Strikes Back, New Glasgow Society, Glasgow

One Summer Night, Christian Larsen Falsterbo, Skåne 

Unknown Paper, The Edward James Foundation, West Sussex

Lore of the Land, Churchgate Gallery - curated by David Harrison, Somerset

As I took her arm she stared through my face at the dark branches, Yellow, Varese

2017 

Little Sparta, Victoria Miro Gallery ~ Mayfair, London

A Motley Crew, Christian Larsen Gallery, Stockholm

Spring 1882, Caves, Sydney 

Outpost, Caves, Melbourne

Ex Roma IV, APT, London

2016 

Cul-De-Sac, Emrys Williams, Llandudno

r-i-n, Konsthall Växjö, Smaland

June Mostra, British School at Rome

A Bestiary, Turf, London

March Mostra, British School at Rome

2015 

December Mostra, British School at Rome

An evening with Flat i, Flat i, London

Structural Object, 27, London

Control 19, Kate MacGarry Gallery, London

2014

Parts per million, Holloway Library, London

The London Art Fair (w. FOLD), The Business Design Center, London

2013

Mudlark, Fold, London

2012

Backwards Man, Southwark Park Galleries, London

2011

New Relics, The Cello Factory, London

How could everybody be so wrong, ANDOR ~ David Roberts Foundation, London

Re-read, ASSEMBLY at Trinity Bouy Wharf, London

2010

Dough and Dynamite, KobetsVasey, London

Vicissitude, Kabin, London

2009

Supercilia, Royal Liver Building, Liverpool

2008

Real Presence, The House of Legacy, Belgrade

Degenerates, Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, London

Wolf, Sequences Festival, Reykjavik

writing  ⇓

Co-founder of Mrs Paterson's Press and editor at Neru Phuyt magazine

Contributor to ...

Ambit Magazine ~ killing the leader

Royale F!%ks basina

Fold, London ~ Haircut as painting

Control Magazine ~ walls with holes in

ArtForum Artist's artist, Vol. 52 No. 4

AND Publishing ~ bunker bar christening

ANDOR, London ~ crazy jonny and the golden pyramid

collections  ⇓

​The Peters-Messer collection, Bremem
Sammlung Haus N, Athens

Handelsbanken, Stockholm

The Edward James Foundation, West Sussex

The British School at Rome

Kabin, London

The Royal College of Art collection, London

Chelsea Arts Club, London

Various private collections in Europe

teaching ~ artist talks  ⇓

The Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London, UK

Camberwell College of Arts, UAL, London, UK

West Dean College of Arts and Conservation, University of Sussex, West Sussex, UK

The British School at Rome, Italy

Caraboo, Bristol, UK

ACME International Residency Programme, ACME Studios, London, UK

John Cabot University, Rome, Italy

Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, Hampshire, UK

Sunderland University, Northumberland, UK