Artist Biography

Previous Next

  patagonia   2004  wandering star   2007  terra incognita  2004  detail 4  


Alex Ramsay


1947. Born London.

1964-69. Chelsea School of Art.

1968. Morland-Lewis Travelling Scholarship.

1978. G.L.A.A. Award.

1984. .5 Senior Lectureship in Painting at Central/St Martins School of Art.

1995. British Council visit to Cape Town, South Africa.

One-Person Exhibitions.

1976. Hatton Gallery. Newcastle University.

1977. Newcastle University Gallery.

1983. South Square Gallery. Bradford.

1990. Creaser Gallery. London.

1991. Castlefield Gallery. Manchester.

2006 "Nowhere Special" APT Gallery . London

2010 Paintings and related works 2008-2010. Lethaby Gallery London

2016 "Transit". Cello Factory , London.

Selected Mixed Exhibitions.

1977. 25 Years of British Painting. Royal Academy. London.

1978. Small Works. Newcastle Polytechnic Gallery.

1980. Aspects of Drawing. St Martins School of Art.

1981. London Group. South London Gallery.

1982. Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.

1984. Teaching at Winchester.” The Winchester Gallery.

London Group. Royal College of Art. London.

1985. Whitechapel Open Exhibition.

“Thirty London Painters.Royal Academy. London.

Wapping Open Studios Exhibition.

1987. Contemporary Drawing, selected by Tim Hilton. Castlefield Gallery. Manchester.

London Group. Royal College of Art. London.

1988. Whitechapel Open Exhibition.

1989. Leicestershire Education Authority. Exhibition for Schools.

1990. Bath Art Fair.

1991. London Group. Morley College.

“Discerning Eye invited artist. Mall Galleries.

1993. London Group. London Institute Gallery.

London Group. Concourse Gallery. Barbican Arts Centre. London.

1996. London Group. Lethaby Gallery.London.

1997. London Group. Royal College of Art. London.

1998. London Group. Selected Artists. Curated by Clive Jennings at Lawrence Graham. London.

1999. Cheltenham International Open Drawing Exhibition, touring to Cheltenham, Hull and Berlin.

2000. London Group 2000. Lethaby Gallery. London.

2001. London Group at Woodlands Gallery, London.

London Group at Stark Gallery, London.

Royal West of England Academy Open Painting Exhibition. Bristol.

Deptford X. London.

2002. Brockley Open Studios, London

2003. London Group at the Woodland Gallery, London.

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

2004. London Group at the Walk Gallery, London

Menier Chocolate Factory, London

2005. Creekside Open at APT Gallery, London

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

2006 John Moores 24, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

2007 London Group at the Menier Chocolate Factory, London

2008 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

2010 London Group Large Works Chelsea and Westminster Institute. London

2010 The Invisible Line Piers Feetham Gallery .London

2011 London Group at The Cello Factory London

2012 Territories and Boundaries. Kensington and Chelsea College. London.

2014 Drawing to Making Clarendon Studios. London

2014 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition. London

2014 Chez Grace Teshima Gallery. Paris

2015 "Drawn". Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

2015 The Open West. The Wilson, Cheltenham

2015 London Group at the Cello Factory, London

2015 The Discerning Eye, London. Regional Prize Winner

2016 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

2016 "Drawn to the Line" Piers Feetham Gallery, London






This is the place to enter your artist's profile, details of training and exhibitions etc.