Approved: 01.10.2013

James Allan

Artist

Approved: 01.10.2013

Painting is a performative, theatrical practice and in my case it's a small, easel sized space where I can think about the formal, psychological and conceptual problems associated with creating a painting within a post-exhausted practice. 

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  • Location: Oxford, South East
  • Contexts: Exhibition, Project, Studio practice
  • Artforms: Painting
  • Tags: abstract geography mapping, abstract geography theatre conceptualism expressionism, abstract mapping geography, abstract painting, abstract, painting, expressionist, geography, map, diagram
 
 

Biography

Painting is a performative, theatrical practice and in my case it's a small, easel sized space where I can think about the formal, psychological and conceptual problems associated with creating a painting within a post-exhausted practice. 

 

CV & Education

James Allan CV

http://www.jamesallan.com
james.allan@gmail.com

Born: Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Lives in Oxford, UK

Education

Certificate in Multimedia Production
Digital Media Studios, Toronto, 1997

Associate of Ontario College of Art and Design, Experimental Art
Ontario College of Art and Design, Toronto, 1982-85

Exhibitions

Solo Show

Art Jericho, Oxford, UK,  2016

Group Shows

OVADA Seven Counties Open, Oxfordshire Visual Arts Development Agency, Oxford, UK, 2015
Net.art, online, 1998-2007
The Digital Lascaux, online, 2000
A.K.A. Artist's Centre, 12 - 23rd Street East, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1993
A.R.C. Gallery, 1040 West Huron Street, Chicago, Illinois, 1993
Toronto/Chicago Exchange Project, 96 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, 1993
Arcadia Gallery, 680 Queen’s Quay West, Toronto, Ontario, 1993
Roundup '91, 401 Richmond Street, Toronto, Ontario, 1991
Roundup '90, 26 Lombard Street, Toronto, Ontario, 1990
Mayworks, Toronto City Hall, Toronto, Ontario, 1990
Gallery 76, 76 McCaul Street, Toronto, Ontario, 1985
Funnel Experimental Film Theatre, 507 King Street East, Toronto, Ontario, 1984

Projects

Art.Teleportacia.org, copy-editor, 1989-2015
Oxford Dreams, with Eugene Gorny, 2012
A Co.Lab.ora][s][ory, online, 2003
Website Unseen #100, online, 2000
Sensebus, Interaccess, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1999
He Likes His Smoke, 16 mm film, 1984
China Cinema & the Strange Unknown, S8 film, 1984
Not Entitled to View, S8 film, 1984
Still Life Picture Plain, S8 film, 1983