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Biography

Born in St. Albans, 1969.
Lives and works in London

Education
1992 - 94
M.A. Fine Art, Royal College of Art, London
1988 - 91
B.A. (Hons) Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art
1987 - 88
Foundation Course, Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts

Solo Exhibitions
2018
Personal Feeling is the Main Thing, The Lowry, Manchester
Pastels, Victoria Miro Gallery, Venezia
2017
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
Cheim & Read, New York
2016
Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
Victoria Miro, London
2015
Using Walls, Floors, and Ceilings: Chantal Joffe, the Jewish Museum, New York
Cheim & Read, New York
Jerwood Gallery, East Sussex
2014

Ritratti di Donne, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia
2013
The Hard Winter, Galerie Forsblom, Helsinki
2012
Cheim & Read, New York
2011
Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2009
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
Cheim & Read, New York
2008
Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2007
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
2005
Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
2004
Galleria del Capricorno, Venezia
2003
Victoria Miro Gallery, London
2001
Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris
Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
2000
Victoria Miro Gallery, London
1999
Feigen Contemporary, New York
Galleria Marabini, Bologna
Capricorno, Venezia

Group Exhibitions
2018
Art Capital: Art for the Elizabeth Line, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Secret Life of a Megaproject, London Transport Museum, London
Shadowed Forms, curated by Kevin Francis Gray, Andersen’s Contemporary, Denmark
Signori prego si accomodino, Lia Pasqualino Noto, curated by Geraldine Blais, Palermo
2017
Hope and Hazard: a comedy of eros, Hall Art Foundation, Vermont, USA
Drawing Biennale 2017, London
2016
Human Condition curated by John Wolf, Los Angeles Metropolitan Medical Center
The Female Gaze, Part Two: Women Look at Men, Cheim & Read, New York
KVARTETT (QUARTET): Gauthier Hubert, Chantal Joffe, Jockum Nordström, Tumi Magnússon, National Gallery of Iceland, Reykjavík
2015
Friendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe and Ishbel Myerscough, National Portrait Gallery, London
Then for Now, Delfina Foundation, London
2014
The Nakeds, The Drawing Room, London
The Threadneedle Prize 2014: Figurative Art Today,The Mall Galleries, London
This Side of Paradise, Sotheby’s S|2 Gallery, London
Contemporary Portraiture, Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, New York
Look at Me: Portraiture from Manet to the Present, Leila Heller Gallery, New York
2013
Nightfall New Tendencies in Figurative Paiting, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague
2011 -12
Nothing in the World But Youth, Turner Contemporary, Rendezvous Margate, Kent
2010
Cream, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finland
2009
On Paper, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Zuoz
2008
Her House, Her House Gallery, London
I Won't Grow Up, Cheim & Read, New York
Monument to Transformation 7, Monument to Transformation, Prague
...same as it ever was; Painting at Chelsea 1990-2007, Universty of the Arts, London
2007
Portrait: a fictional narrative? Clifford Chance, London
DRAW MIMA Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art
Very Abstract and Hyper Figurative, Thomas Dane Gallery, London
Inaugural Show, ALP / Peter Bergman, Stockholm
2006
My world in your eyes, Gallery Hyundai, Seoul
Sweets & Beauties, Fredericks & Freiser, New York
The Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
2005
London Calling, Galleri KB, Oslo
The Wonderful Fund on Tour, Le Musee de Marrakech
2004
Saatchi Collection, London
Plan B, Drawing Show, Studio 1.1 London
Bloomberg Space, London
Ancoats Hospital, Out Patients Hall, The Nunnery, London
2002
JohnMoores 22, The Walker, Liverpool
The Galleries Show 2002 Contemporary Art in London, Royal Academy of Arts
Art + Mountains: conquistadors of the useless, The Alpine Club, London
Nel Bosco / The Forest, Galleria Monica De Cardenas, Milano
The Bold & The Beautiful, Mile End Park, London
2001
Works on paper: from Acconci to Zittel, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
The way I see it, Galerie Jennifer Flay, Paris
Figuracoes, Galerie Mario Sequeira. Braga
Chantal Joffe & Steven Gontarski, One in the Other, London
2000
Palace, The Lock Up, London
a very nice film club, Vilma Gold, London
SEXY, Houldsworth Fine Art, London
Girl, The New Art Gallery, Walsall
Raw , Victoria Miro Gallery, London
Shadow Of Glamour, One in the Other, London
The practices of the perception, Galeria Civica Trento
My Love Painting, Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Wien
Joffe/Flannagan, Gallery Akinci
1999
British Portrait 1, Studio d'Arte Raffaelli, Trento
6min.3sec , Tullkammaren/Galleri Brage
Equilibri Precari, The British School at Rome, Roma
Temples of Diana; Blue Gallery, London
1998
Saks Project Art, Saks Fifth Avenue, New York
The Painter's Progress, The Royal College of Art Collection, Pallant House Gallery,
Chichester
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Facts & Fictions, Galleria IN ARCO, Torino
1997
Chantal Joffe and Dawn Mellor, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
1996
SAD, Gasworks, London
Glass Shelf, ICA, London
New Contemporaries, Camden Arts Centre, London
Big Girl, Little Girl, Collective Gallery, Edinbourgh
The Death of the Death of Painting, curated by Kenny Schacter, New York
New Contemporaries, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
1995
Delfina Studio Trust Summer Show, Delfina Studios, London
1994
Into the 90's, Mall Galleries, London
1993
Whitworth Young Contemporaries, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester
National Portrait Award Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London
1992
National Portrait Award Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London
Glasgow Salon, Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow
1991
Nat West 90's Prize for Art, Nat West Tower, London
Group Show, 369 Gallery, Edinbourgh
Student Show, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinbourgh

Prizes
2006
The Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition's Wollaston Award
1998-99
Abbey Scholarship, The British School at Rome
1994-96
Delfina Studio Trust Award
1993
Elizabeth Greenshields Award
Paris Studio Award (Royal College of Art)
1992-94
T.I Group Scholarship
1991
Nat West 90's Prize for Art
John Kinross Memorial Scholarship

Bibliography
Dick Price The New Neurotic Realism, The Saatchi Gallery, London, 1998
Christopher Frayling The Royal College of Art Collection, A selection of paintings and Paul
Sarah Kent London Art Now, Saks Fifth Avenue Art Project, Dinaburg Arts and
Saks Fifth Avenue, New York, 1998
Sarah Kent etc. Young British Art. The Saatchi Decade, Booth-Clibborn Editions, London,
1999
Luca Beatrice, British Portrait 1 Studio d'Arte Raffaelli.1999
Luca Beatrice, Facts & Fictions Galleria In Arco.1999
Vittoria Coen Le Praticiche della Percezione. Galleria Civica Arte Contemporanea Trento,
2000
Angela Kingston Girl The New Art Gallery Walsall 2000

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