b. 1962

 

EDUCATION

 

1980-84

Grays School of Art, Aberdeen

 

1984-85

Edinburgh College of Art, Post Graduate DIP

 

1995 Turner Prize shortlist

 

1998

Winner, Nat West Art Prize

 

2002

Winner, Jerwood Prize for Painting

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

since 1990

 

2018

In Position, Château la Coste, Le Puy Ste Réparade, France

 

2017

Callum Innes: With Curve, Sean Kelly, New York, US

Callum Innes, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

In Two, Ivorypress Gallery, Madrid, Spain

 

2016

Callum Innes: On Ground, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

Callum Innes: I’ll Close my Eyes, De Pont Museum, Tilburg, The Netherlands

Callum Innes, i8 Gallery, Reykjavík, Iceland

 

2015

OSL Contemporary, Oslo, Norway

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

 

2014

Callum Innes, Loock Galerie, Berlin, Germany

 

2013

Watercolours, Galerie Tschudi, Switzerland

Liminal, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, US

Callum Innes: Malerei als Prozess, Neues Museum, Staatliches Museum for Art and Design, Nürnberg, DE

i8 Gallery, Reykjavik, Iceland

Whitworth Gallery, Manchester, UK

 

2012

The Regent Bridge (permanent commission for Edinburgh Art Festival), Edinburgh, Scotland

Callum Innes: Works on Paper 1989 - 2012, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Callum Innes, Edouard Malingue Gallery, Hong Kong

Unforseen, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

2011

Art Unlimited, Art Basel

New Paintings and Watercolours, Frith Street, London, UK

Jensen Fox, Auckland, New Zeland

New Paintings, Jensen Gallery, Sydney, Australia

 

2010

callum innes | colm tóibín water | colour, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

At One Remove, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Loock Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Callum Innes: an installation, Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland

Callum Innes - UntitledGalería Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain

 

2009

Callum Innes - I look to you, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

 

2008

Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

From Memory, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (with monograph), travelled to Modern Art, Oxford, England; and Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

 

2007

Discourse, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

 

2006

Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland,

Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

 

2005

Resonance, Tate St Ives, St Ives, UK

Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2004

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Galerie Tschudi, Glarus, Switzerland

Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

2003

Callum Innes: Scheveningen Black, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

 

2002

Andrew Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Galerie Bob von Orsouw, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2001

Callum Innes: Exposed Paintings, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK*

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

 

2000

Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

The Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney, UK

Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

1999

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland*

Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland*

Abbott Hall Museum and Art Gallery, Kendal, UK

Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

 

1998

Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK*

Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, Switzerland

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Brownstone & Corréard, Paris, France

 

1997

Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Kunsthaus Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Galerie M. + R. Fricke, Düsseldorf and Berlin, Germany

 

1996

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke-Heist, Belgium

Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, UK*

Galerie Slewe, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

 

1995

The Turner Prize, Tate Gallery, London, UK

Mackintosh Gallery, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK

Galerie Gilbert Brownstone and Cie, Paris, France

Galerie M. + R. Fricke, Düsseldorf, Germany Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, Switzerland

Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, UK*

Galeria Paolo Gentili, Florence, Italy

 

1994

Frith Street Gallery (with Juan Uslé), London, UK

 

1993

Galerie Bob van Orsouw, Zürich, Switzerland*

Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, USA*

Patrick de Brock Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

 

1992

I.C.A., London, UK*

Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Rosemarie Schwartzwälder, Vienna, Austria Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

 

1991

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Galerie Patrick de Brock, Antwerp, Belgium

 

1990

Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Jan Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, US

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

since 1990

 

2018

Actions. The image of the world can be different (part 1), Kettle’s Yard, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom

 

2017

Abstract Painting Now!, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems an der Donau, Austria
Ages of Wonder: Scotland’s Art 1540 to Now, Royal Scottish Academy, National

Galleries Scotland, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Elemental Forms, Colorado University Art Museum, Boulder, Colorado

Selected, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

 

2016

Cher(e)s Ami(e)s: Tribute to contemporary collections donors, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

My Abstract World, Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Park, Guangzhou, Holly’s Gallery, Guangzhou, China

 

2015

30 Years, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

Chromophobia, Gagosian Gallery, Geneva

Pattern of Abstraction, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California

Absent Presence, Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England

Flowers for Poul, Galleri Bo Bjergaard, Copenhagen 

 

2014

GENERATION: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland, Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Transgression, Sammlung Philara, Düsseldorf, Germany

Silver, Frith Street Gallery, London, England

Within/Beyond Borders: Art from the European Investment Bank Collection, Banco de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal

Recent Acquisitions, Museum De Pont, Tilburg, NL

Generation, Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

 

2013

A Parliament of Lines, Pier Arts Centre, Orkney, Scotland

Moving, Norman Foster on Art, Carré d’Art, Nîmes, France

Summer Show, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA

HAUPTSACHE GRAU #03 Farbiges Grau, Mies Van Der Rohe Haus, Berlin, Germany

 

2012

10 Years in Zuoz, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

 

2011

Beholder, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Artists for Kettle’s Yard, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK

Conversations: Los Carpinteros, James Casebere, Iran do Esprito SantoCallum Innes, in Collaboration with Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, USA

Someone Else’s Life, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

 

2010

Heaviness and Grace, College des Bernardins, Paris, Fance and Villa Medici, Rome, Italy

What you see is where you’re at, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

Monochrome Reflections, Sammlung Haubrok, Berlin, German

25 Jahre Galerie Tschudi, Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

Cimmerian Shade, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2009

Almanac: The gift of Ann Lewis AO, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, Australia

Galerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

Sometimes Making Something Leads to Nothing, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

E=MC2 Innes, Sandback, Umberg, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

C6 H10 O5, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2008

Conversations, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, UK

Sometimes Making Something Leads to Nothing, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Ressonância, Resonance, Resonanz, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Cancelled, Erased, and Removed, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Callum Innes and Hiroshi Sugimoto, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

 

2007

Everything, Dun and Prown Contemporary, Dallas, USA

PURE, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

Three: 3 Artists in solo displays, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland Beziehungsweise, Galerie Hubert Winter, Wien, Austria

Headspace, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Poul Kjærholm: Structures and Surfaces, Sean Kelly Gallery and R Gallery, New York, USA

 

2006

Resonance, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Summer Exhibition, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

The Collection: Selected Abstract Works, Mead Gallery, Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, UK

Print Run: An exhibition of Prints, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Helga de Alvear – Concepts for A Collection, Exhibition Centre of Centro Cultural de Belém, Brazil

Less is More, More or Less, Martin Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, USA

 

2005

Elements of Abstraction: Space, Line & Interval in Modern British Art, Southampton City Art Gallery, UK

Edition, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Evergreen, Inverleith House, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh, UK

Who’s Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue?, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Lux, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Melancholia, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Miradas Y Conceptos En La Colección Helga de Alvear, Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo, Badajoz, Spain

 

2004

WOW (The Work of the Work), Henry Art Gallery & Western Bridge, Seattle, USA

Carl Andre, Balthasar Burkhard, Hamish Fulton, Callum Innes, Martina Klein, Richard Long, Ulrich Rückriem, Not VitalGalerie Tschudi, Zuoz, Switzerland

The Furniture of Poul Kjærholm and Selected Art Works, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

There's Joy In Repetition, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Singular Forms (Sometimes Repeated): Art from 1951 to the Present, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA

Summer Show, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

The Edge of the Real, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK

C6 H10 O5, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2003

Reflections: Bernard Frize, Prudencio Irazabal and Callum Innes, Galería Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Spain

Exodus, Kettles’ Yard, Cambridge, UK

Callum Innes and Bernard Frize, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

White, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Farben, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

 

2002

Sphere (loans from nVisible Museum), Sir John Soane’s Museum, London, UK

Jerwood Painting Prize, Jerwood Gallery, London, UK

Summer Exhibition, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Colour White, De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-on-Sea, UK

Abstraction, Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh, UK

Points of Orientation, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand Scottish Art, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

Remarks on Color, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York, USA

 

2001

Fusion, G Fine Art, Washington DC, USA

FRESH: Recent Acquisitions, Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA

Six Degrees of Separation, Jensen Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Heads and Hands (loans from the nVisible Museum), Washington Project for the Arts, Corcoran, Washington DC, USA

Here and Now; Scottish Art 1990-2001, Dundee Contemporary Arts, UK

Open Country - Contemporary Scottish Artists, Musée Cantonal Des Beaux- Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland

 

2000

Kevin Appel, Jeremy Dickenson, Callum Innes, Tom LaDuke, Linda Stark, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, USA

On The Edge Of The Western World, nVisible Museum, London, travels to Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA

Blue: borrowed and new, The New Art Gallery, Walsall, UK

The Tao of Painting: Principles of Monochrome, The McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, USA

Expressions: Scottish Art 1976 – 1989, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK

A Century of Innocence - The History of the White Monochrome, Rooseum Centre for Contemporary Art, Malmö, Sweden

Summer Show, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

 

1999

Prime, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK

New Work: Painting Today, Recent Acquisitions, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, USA

0 to 60 in 10 Years, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

 

1998

1998 NatWest Art Prize - Prize Winner, Lothbury Gallery, London

Abstract Painting, Once Removed, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA, travelled to Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, USA

Family, nVisible Museum at Inverleith House, Edinburgh, UK

Peter Davis, Callum Innes, Sean Shanahan, Slewe Galerie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Inner Eye - Contemporary Art, Marc and Livia Straus Collection, Samuel P. Harn Museum, Gainesville, USA

Baltimore Collects, Four Corners Selections from the Collection of Michael and Ilene Salcman, Stevenson, USA

Infra-Slim Spaces, Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, USA

Erö nung des Jahresmuseum 1998, Kunsthaus Mürzzuschlag, Germany

 

1997

Best of the Season, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, USA

Abstractions Provisoires, Musée d’Art Moderne de St. Etienne, St. Etienne, France

Magnetic - Drawings in Dialogue, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York

Seattle Collects Paintings, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, USA

Absolut Vision: British painting in the ‘90s, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, travelled to Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, UK

John Moores, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK

 

1996

Kleine Welten, Galerie M. + R. Fricke, Düsseldorf, Germany; Leoncavallo, Milan, Italy

 

1995

Jerwood Award for Painting, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh; Royal Academy, London, UK

The Mutated Painting, Galerie Martina Detterer, Frankfurt, Germany

From Here, Karsten Schubert Gallery and Waddington Galleries, London, UK

Architecture of the Mind, Galerie Barbara Farber, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

New Abstraction, Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, USA

The Punter’s Art Show, BBC Project, The Orchard Gallery, Derry, UK

 

1994

New Voices, Centre d’Art Santa Mònica, Barcelona, travelled to Museo de Bellas Artes, Bilbao, and Madrid, Spain

Delit d’initiés, Galerie Gilbert Brownstone & Cie, Paris, France

Lead and Follow; The Continuity of Abstraction, (Robert Loedear Collection) Atlantis Gallery, London, UK

Paintmarks, Kettles Yard, Cambridge, UK travelled to City Art Gallery, Southampton, UK and Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK Collezione Agostino e Patrizia Re Rebaudengo, Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena, Italy

Idea Europe, Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy

Seeing the Unseen, nVisible Museum, Peter Fleissig Collection, London, UK

The Curator’s Egg, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, UK

 

1993

Works on Paper, Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria

Prospect ‘93, Frankfurter Kunstverein and Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany*

New Voices, Arts Council of Great Britain World Touring Exhibition, travelled to: Centre de Conférences Albert Borschette, Brussels, Belgium; Musée Nationale d’Histoire et d’Art, Luxembourg; Taksim Art Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey; State Fine Arts Gallery, Ankara; State Painting and Sculpture Museum, Izmir, Turkey

Moving into View; Recent British Painting, Arts Council of Great Britain touring exhibition

John Moores, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK

Coalition, Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, UK

Callum Innes / Perry Roberts: Works on Paper, Frith Street Gallery, London, UK

Wonderful Life, Lisson Gallery, London, UK

 

1992

Abstrakte Malerei zwischen Analyse und Synthese, Galerie Nächst St. Stephan, Vienna, Austria

Galleria L’Attico, Rome, Italy

Johnen & Schöttle, Cologne, Germany

1991 Painting Alone, Pace Gallery, New York, USA

Kunst Europa, Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Artisti Invitati Al Premio Internazionale, (First Prize), Milan, Rome, London, USA

Busche Galerie, Cologne, Germany

 

1990

The British Art Show, MacLellan Galleries, Glasgow, travelled to: Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds and Hayward Gallery, London, UK

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Bu alo, USA

Arts Council of England

Birmingham City Museum & Art Gallery, Birmingham, UK Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, USA

The Bohen Foundation, New York, USA

The British Arts Council, London, UK

Centre Pompidou, Paris, France

Centro de Arte Moderna José de Azeredo Perdigão - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal

City Art Centre, Edinburgh, UK

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA

Contemporary Arts Society, London, UK

Deutsche Bank, UK

Deutsche Bank, Sydney, Australia

HypoVereinbank, Munich, Germany

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland

Kunsthalle Bern, Switzerland

Kunstmuseum, Nuremberg, Germany

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, USA

Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland

National Galleries of Australia, Canberra, Australia

Neuberger & Berman Collection, New York, USA

Progressive Corporation, Cleveland, USA

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, USA

Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art, Edinburgh, UK

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA

Southampton City Art Gallery, UK

Tang Teaching Museum/Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, USA

Tate Gallery, London, UK

The Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh, UK

Towner Art Gallery and Museum, Eastbourne, UK

University of Colorado, Boulder, USA

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK