CV

Education

1987 – 1989
Royal College of Art, London
1984 – 1987
St Martin's School of Art, London

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2013
Tom Benson Rime, Sleeper, Edinburgh, UK
2006
Concept Space, Bordeaux, France
Suki-Mono-Tachi, (Ways since Rin-pa), Nagoya, Japan
2005
Concept Space, Shibukawa, Gunma, Japan
D.P., Miyabashi, Japan
2004
"A Room with a Window and a Painting", Hebel_121, Basel, Switzerland
2002
Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA
"Paintings", Raketenstation, Museum Insel Hombroich, Neuss, Germany
1999
Jenny Todd, London, UK
1997
"The Function of a Space for the Adoption of a Position", Projekttheater, Dresden, Germany
1996
On Paintings, James Hockey Gallery, Farnham, UK (With Katrine Herian)
Crossing City Thoughts Gallery, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
Stichting Steyn, Haarlem, The Netherlands

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015
Feel the Discourse with Babi Badalov, Cornelia Baltes, Sarah Jury, Astrid Korporal, Michael Lawton, Fran Meana, David Price, Sebastian Rozenberg, Koen Sels, Madalina Zaharia. Curated by Christina Ramos
Oevres. On Precision, Repetition and Obsession at Slewe Gallery, Amsterdam with Jill Baroff, Susan Collis, David Connearn, Karoly Keseru, Katie Paterson, Ignacio Uriarte. Curated by John Sniggers
2014
Konzept at Kunstraum Alexander Burkle, Freiburg with Alan Charlton, Christian Frosch, Bernard Haertter, Anna Leonie. Curated by Paul Ege.
Schema-Sukima at Laure Genillard Space, London, UK with Atsuo Hukuda, Kenneth Dingwall, Yasuko Otsuka, Gary Woodley, Yoko Terauchi Curated by David Connerarn
2013
Mind Rhymes, Hidde van Seggelen Gallery, London, UK with Jenna Bliss, Joey Bryniarska, Celine Condorelli, Claudia Doms, Kati Karki Chooc Ly Tan, Elizabeth McAlpine, Fay Nicholson, Philiomene Pirecki, Laure Provost, Curated by Tom Benson
Setsuko Hara with Rachel Bevan, Brendan Stuart Burns, Lucy Clout, Chris Grygiel, Mike Marshall,Gabriele Porta, Hiromi Kawasaki, Pernille Leggat Ramfelt, Anthony Shapland, Rebecca Spooner, Aishan Yu put together by Richard Bevan
2012
270112 Abstractions, Laure Ginillard Project Space, London, UK with Juergen Albrecht, Svenja Deininger, Lesley Foxcrft, Selma Parlour, Philomene Pirecki, Gunter Umberg, Pieter Vermeesch
Open Eyes - Open Mind with Roger Ackling, Atsuo Hukuda, Andreas Karl Schulze, Yasuori Kawamatsu, Satoshi Mouri, Toshihiro Nakanosai, Ayaka Takahashi, Maebashi Gunma, Japan
2011
Group exhibitions at The Hole, London, UK with Leah Capaldi, Merve Kaptan, Laure Provost, Tim Birtwhistle & Will Saunders, Adam Bohman & Patrizia Paolini, Lucy Clout, Kathryn Elkin, Mija Timonen, Sue Tompkins, Oliver Rees, Yonaton Vinitisky, James Whittingham, Claire Carter, Alice Channer, Katrina Palmer, Lene Berg, Duncan Campbell, Paul Crook, Barry Doupe, Patricia Esquivas, Michael Harvey, Jean-Charles Hue, Lily Keal, Amy McDonough, Katrina Palmer, Julie Born Schwartz, Philip Lai
Launch event for publication "Studies for a Catalogue - Studies for an Exhibition of Violence in Contemporary Art at Flat Time House featuring Mari Alessandrini, Elena Bajo, Davide Ballula, Erica Baum, Tom Benson, Emma Bjornesparr, Stefan Bruggemann, Philippe Decrauzat, Anne-Sylvie Henchoz, Pablo Leon de la Barra, Mark McGowan, Charlotte Moth and Peter Fillingham, Warren Neidich, Philomene Pirecki, Giorgio Sadotti, Neal White
 
One day event at Bloomberg SPACE with Arnaud Desjardins
2006
The Foreign Legion, Chriistoph Keller's Farm, Frankfurt, Germany
2005
Variations on Yellow, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA
Forman Collection, Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
2004
A Painting, Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern
2003
A Painting, Gallery N von Bartha, London UK
2002
Group Show, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA
Curator's Edit, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA
 
Minimal Art - Ancient China, Gallery N von Bartha, London, UK
 
Las Vegas Collects, Goodman-Dufy Collection, Las Vegas Art Museum, Las Vegas, USA
2001
British Abstract Painting 2001, Flowers East, London, UK
2000
Grey is not Grey, Galerie Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
Group Show, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, USA
 
Include me out, Provost Street, London, UK
1999
The Last Objects of the Century, Gisele Linder, Basel, Switzerland
1998
Not Nothing, Todd Gallery, London, UK
Matter, Todd Gallery, London, UK
1996
East International, Norwich Gallery, UK
Atlas Space, London

Collections

The British Council Collection, UK
 
The Guardian Newspaper, London, UK
 
Robert Worcester, MORI, London, UK
 
Ben Janssens, London, UK
 
Collectie, Meijer, Basel, Switzerland
 
Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, NY, USA
 
Manfred Wandel, Reutlingen, Germany

Publications

2010
"In Black and White", Tom Benson, text by Jens Pieter Koerver, Bedford Press and Offset Editions
2007
"1 to 3", Tom Benson, text by Tamsin Clark, Offset Editions
2006
"Exhibits (A) and (B)", Tom Benson, Offset Editions
2005
"After, nach", Tom Benson and Stuart Bailey, text by Jens Peiter Koerver, Offset Editions