Ross Taylor

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Self portrait with hair and toothache

    2015 - 2017

     

    Oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    40.5 x 30.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    Spare room

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    120.5 x 90 cm.jpg

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    The invisible brother

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    41 x 35.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    A 150 year old Eel

    2012 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel, and pencil on wood

     

    34 x 43 x 4.5 cm

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

     

  • Ross Taylor Works

    (a painting) on all four

    2017

     

    installation (metal, ink and leather)

     

    90 x 58 x 87 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    Dirty glass, dirty gloss

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel, and pencil on linen

     

    150.5 x 120.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    The bony labyrinth

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel, and graphite on linen

     

    150.5 x 120.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    A k pit

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    100.5 x 70.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    Dickhead night-walker

    2014 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on paper

     

    45 x 32 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

     

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    I saw Tanaquai on a wall

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    40.5 x 30.5 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

     

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    All scales and bloated lens

    2015 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil crayon and pencil on linen

     

    130.5 x 115 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

     

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    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

     

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    The Rumbling Tum

    2014 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on paper

     

    70 x 97 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    The fizzing Pinn

    2011 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel, pencil and collage on paper, framed

     

    56 x 64 x 4 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

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    Candle eater

    2014 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on paper 

     

    71 x 57 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

  • Ross Taylor Works

    The 4 damp corner stones of Park Royal (the wedding video from Târgu Jiu)

    2014 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on paper

     

    78 x 52 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

     

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    Half a face

    2016 - 2017

     

    oil paint, oil pastel, ink and pencil on canvas

     

    90 x 170 x 170 cm

     

     

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    Stinky gold pen

    2016

     

    oil paint, oil pastel and pencil on linen

     

    87 x 67 cm

     

     

    photo credits: Ben Westoby

  • Ross Taylor Works

    Teeth where fingernails should be

    exhibition view, Ivan Gallery, 2017

     

     

    photo credits: Mădălina Zaharia

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    Lives and works in London. Born in Harrow, London, 1982

        

     

    Education -

     

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

    2006-08    MA Fine Art (Painting)                Royal College of Art, London    

    2002-05    BA Fine Art (Painting)        Winchester School of Art, Hampshire

    2001-02    Foundation (Fine Art)        Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

     

     

    Recent exhibitions  - 

     

     

    2018        As I took her arm…, Yellow, Varese, Italy

     

    2017        A Motley Crew, Christian Larsen, Stockholm

            Outpost, CAVES, Melbourne

            Ex Roma IV, APT, London

            Teeth Where Fingernails Should Be, Ivan Gallery, solo show, Bucharest

    2016        RIN, Konsthall Växjö, Smaland

            June Mostra, British School at Rome

            A Bestiary, Turf, London

            March Mostra, British School at Rome

    2015        An evening with Flat i, Flat i, London 

            Structural Object, 27, London

            Control 19, Kate MacGarry Gallery, London

    2014        Parts per million, AIRstudio, CSM, UAL, London  

            Blue Plastic Bag, AIRstudio (in collab. with Madalina Zaharia and             supported by CSM and ACE)

            Mudlark, Fold, London 

    2013        Bunker Bar Christening, ANDOR, London (Solo)

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

    2011        Backwards Man, CGP, London    

            School Play, Kingsgate Gallery, London (Solo)

            Dough and Dynamite, KobetsVasey, London

    2010         Degenerates, Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, London

            Haze Moods, Supplement, London (Solo)

    2009        Supercilia, Royal Liver Building, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool

            Real Presence, The House of Legacy, Belgrade, Serbia

            Wolf, Sequences Festival, Reykjavik, Iceland

     

     

    Awards and residences -

     

    2015-16    Abbey Scholarship, British School at Rome, Italy

    2014-16    RIN, Konsthall Växjö, Smaland, Sweden

    2013        Windows Commission, CSM, UAL and the Arts Council England

    2009        Real Presence International Forum, Belgrade, Serbia

    2008         Chelsea Arts Club Travel Scholarship         

            

                   

    Selected Writing Projects -

     

    Co-founder of Mrs Paterson’s Press and co-editor of Neru Phuyt Magazine

     

    www.mrspatersonspress.com / www.neruphuyt.org

     

    2015        Basina, Royale F!%ks         

    2015        Haircut as Painting, Fold

    2014        Walls with holes in, Control Magazine, Issue 19

    2013        An artist’s Artist (in collab. with Stephen Willats), Artforum 12/13

            Bunker Bar Christening, AND Publishing

            Back to the Golden Pyramid, ANDOR 

    2013        Paul drives Trains, An Assembly Project

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