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Tim Ayres

1965, Hastings
lives and works in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

EDUCATION
1985-88
1st Class Honours B.A.,
Loughborough College of Art
1988-89
Masters Degree,
Chelsea School of Art, London
1989-91
Rijksacademie
van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam
FORTHCOMING
2018
In February:

QUIETLY (QUIETLY), PS Project Space, Amsterdam

Art Rotterdam with Galerie Roger Katwijk
I’LL EXPLAIN ON THE WAY, Galerie Roger Katwijk, Amsterdam
ROAD MOVIE, Art Chapel, Amsterdam

 

SOLO SHOWS
2016
AS SUCH AND IN AS MUCH AS, PM/AM, London
2014
THE BEAUTIFUL THUD, Stigter van Doesburg, Amsterdam
2011
THE GEILBELSTRASSE / VIA FONTANA MARTINA SERIES, Marian Cramer Projects, Amsterdam
RIJKSAKADEMIE ALUMNI (double solo with Juriaan Molenaar), Marian Cramer Projects, Amsterdam
2010
TIM AYRES AND HAN SCHUIL, Galarie Andreas Binder, München
TIM AYRES RECENT PAINTINGS, Henningsen Contemporary, Copenhagen
2009
GLIMPSE; GLANCE; GLIMMER: NUDE; SEMI; DETAIL. VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam
TIM AYRES AND HERBERT HAMAK, Galerie Christian Roellin Project Space G27, Zurich
TO INCREASE ON RETURN, Galerie Martin Mertens, Berlin
2008
RATTLEBAG, Galerie Christian Roellin, St Gallen
2007
ON THE STATUS OF THE GLASS OF WATER AT ITS HALFWAY MARK, VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam
PAINTINGS, Galeria Xavier Fiol, Palma de Mallorca
2006
ZU
GAST, Galerie Martin Mertens, Berlin.

Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich
2005
BARELY FLOWERS, AMONGST OTHERS,
VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam.
2004
Stadsgalerij
Heerlen, NL-Heerlen

Galerie Andreas Binder, München
Reali Arte Contemporanea, Brescia
DIALOGUE SERIES #4 (with Lucas Lenglet),
Markus Richter Gallery, Berlin
2003
Paintbox Extensions, Copenhagen
THE FLOOR IS DRYING BECAUSE IT’S JUST BEEN CLEANED,
VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam
2002
MEMO.:
Markus Richter Gallery, Berlin
BEING THERE WHEN,
VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam
2000
PHEW!,
Markus Richter Gallery, Berlin

PHEW 2,
Galerie Andreas Binder, Munich
1999
WASTED / HOLES,
Galerie Markus Richter

THE SOFTEST BULLET EVER SHOT, Galerie Onrust, Amsterdam
1998
HARD LISTENING,
Galerie Andreas Binder, München
1997
CONSTRUCTION / DECONSTRUCTION,
Galerie Markus Richter
(with Colin Ardley)
1990-97
Onrust Gallery, Amsterdam
1994
Centraal laboratorium van de bloedtransfusiedienst,
Amsterdam
James van Damme Gallery, Antwerpen
1993
WE’RE LIKE TWO INFLATABLE DOLLS IN A HOOKER´S
BAD DREAM
(with Inez van Lamsweerde),
Stedelijk Museum-Bureau Amsterdam
1992
INTERNATIONAL AIDS CONGRESS, Rai Exhibition Centre,
Amsterdam
1990
A HOLE IN MOTION, Fusion Gallery, London
GROUP SHOWS
2012
I WISH THIS WAS A SONG (music and contemporary art), Nasjonaal Museet, Oslo, Norway (cat.)
2009
Art Zuid, Open air sculpture, Amsterdam (cat.)
LATER ON… REDUX, PS, Amsterdam
2008
THERE IS DESIRE LEFT (KNOCK KNOCK), (works from Mondstudio),
Kunst Museum Bern / Museum Wiesbaden
2006
IDEAL CITY – INVISIBLE CITIES,
Zamosc, Poland and Potsdam, Germany.

(cat.)
2005
LATER ON WE SHALL SIMPLIFY THINGS (with Ab van Hanegem,
Jan van der Ploeg and Han Schuil),
Centro Cultural Andratx, Mallorca;
Stadsgalerij Heerlen (cat.)
2004
MADE IN BERLIN, Art Forum, Berlin
2003 DIE REALITÄT DER BILDEN,
Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Schwerin (cat.)
2002 HALLO HOLLAND! Art Directors Club, New York (cat.)
2001 FOUR DUTCH PAINTERS, Galerie Gebroeders Lehmann, Dresden
1999 GLAD IJS,
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
BEACHPARTY 99, Galerie
Andreas Binder, Munich
1998 BLICK ZURÜCK NACH VORN,
Galerie Markus Richter, D-Potsdam
THE CENTER HOLDS, JUNGE KUNST AUS DEN NIEDERLANDEN, curated by Rudi
Fuchs, Galerie Gmurzynska, Cologne
FAMA CRÉSCUIT ÉUNDO (HET GERUCHT GROEIT AAN TERWIJL
HET RONDE DOET), Bogardenkapel, Bruges
1997 AROUND EUROPE,
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1996 SUBLIME VORMEN MET ZICHT VANAF 5 M,
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam (cat.)
1995 PAINTERS OPINION, Bloom Gallery, Amsterdam
PRIX NI, Galerie Nouvelles Images, NL-The Hague (cat)
TIM AYRES, NARCISSE TORDOIR AND ALAN UGLOW, Galerie Onrust, Amsterdam
KONTRAST (mit René Guiffrey, Serge Hélias and Michael
Ventrone), Pro Sieben, Munich
VOUS ETES ICI Editions,
Museum Van Bommel van Dam, Venlo
1994 DE VERZAMELING, recent acquisitions,
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam
1992 TIM AYRES, MARIE-JOSÉ BURKI, HENRI JACOBS, ROBERT
SUERMONDT AND JAN DE VRIES, Galerie Bruges la Morte, Bruges
1991 HET KLIMAAT, Foreign artists working in The Netherlands, Rijksakademie Amsterdam (cat)
1989 INTO THE NINETIES,
Mall Galleries, London (K)
JOHN MOORES 19, Walker City Art Gallery, Liverpool (K)
BARCLAYS´ PRIZE FOR YOUNG PAINTERS, RCA Galleries, London

 


photo Emily Bates