Recent activity

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Education
2011 MPhil, Painting Dept., Royal College of Art, London
2004 MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London
1999 B.A.(Hons), Fine Art Painting, University of Brighton

Selected exhibitions/events
2018 Sussex Open 2018, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, 21 July - 30 September.
2018 Multidisciplinary drawing exhibition, University of Brighton, 9-29 March
2017 PIY PaintLounge at Sluice Biennial 2017, Arch 12, Bohemia Place, Hackney,E8 1DU, 30th September - 3rd October. PIY PaintLounge is a collaborative project between paintbritain and PaintUnion.
2016 '20th Anniversary Exhibition', Nagoya University of Arts, Japan, Dec 9-14
2016 'Slippery & Amorphous NYC', Exchange Rates - International Bushwick Exposition 2016, Brooklyn, NY, 20 - 23 October.
2016 'Slippery & Amorphous', Contemporary British Painting, The Crypt, Marylebone, London. 11 January - 26th March. Curated by Paula MacArthur and Wendy Saunders.
2015 'Surface to Air', & Model Gallery, Leeds. 12th November - 12th December. Curated by Mark Wright.
2015 'Surface Value', James Freeman Gallery, London. 8 - 31st October. Curated by Mark Wright.
2015 'Material Tension', Collyer Bristow Gallery, London. Curated by Lucy Day & Eliza Gluckman. 5 March - 16 June
2014 SPV (Holding) Ltd, Sub-Cell, Old Police Cells, Brighton, 5th-6th December. Curated by Rosie Hermon. (See section on collaboration with SPV Ltd below.)
2014 SPV (Trans-Channel) Ltd, 'Entre Deux/In Between', Diep-Haven, Anglo-French Festival, 19th August. Cross-channel ferry between Newhaven and Dieppe. Curated by Alice Schÿler Mallet and Amélie Mourgued’Algue. Supported by Ministère de la Culture and Arts Council of England. (See section on collaboration with SPV Ltd below.)
2014 RIFF/T, BALTIC 39, (project space, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art), Newcastle. Exhibition focusing on abstraction, painting, and their respective expanded fields. Curated by Matthew Hearn, Thomas Whittle and Sebastian Trend. 11 December 2013 – 23rd March 2014
]2013 '100 London Artists', Vol. 1: 50 Painters, iArtbook - see Publications below. October
2013 SPV (Buconero) Ltd ‘Providers of a Tax Free Haven’, curated by Quare, London, September 29. (See section on collaboration with SPV Ltd below.)
2013 SPV (Buconero) Ltd, ‘Providers of a Tax Free Haven’, LUPA 20, London, June 15. (See section on collaboration with SPV Ltd below.)
2013 ‘Dirty Pop’, &Model Gallery, Leeds. Exhibition of contemporary painting curated by Mark Wright. May 2 – June 8
2012 '100 Curators 100 Days', (work selected by curator Emma Dean, BALTIC, Gateshead). Saatchi online exhibition, July 18 - November
2012 'Polemically Small’, (touring) Orleans House Gallery, Richmond, curated by Xavier Ellis (Charlie Smith London, Gallery) & Edward Lucie-Smith, June 23 - September 23
2012 East Sussex Open, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, 24 March - 29 April
2012 ‘(De)constructions’, Rollo Contemporary, London, March 14 – April 27
2012 Contemporary Art Society loancollection, Circle Hospital, Bath, in collaboration with Hoxton Art Gallery, February 2012 - January 2013
2011 ‘Polemically Small - on paper’ (touring) with Charlie Smith Gallery, London. Curated by Edward Lucie-Smith and Zavier Ellis. November 17 – December 18
2011 ‘NEW’, Rollo Contemporary Art, London. September 15 – November 4
2011 ‘Memento Mori’, Hoxton Art Gallery, London. September 15 – October 6
2011 ‘Decoy Paintings', Idea Store Whitechapel, London. Solo show, curated by Sotiris Kyriacou. September 2 - October 9
2011 ‘Day Trip to Hastings’, LIDO Project Space, St. Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex. Two person show with Dylan Shipton (Arts Council Lottery funded). July 16 – August 7.
2011 ‘Lights Are On But Nobody’s Home’, Standpoint Gallery, London. Curated by Fiona MacDonald, London. June 24 – July 30
2011 'Polemically Small - on paper’, The Future Can Wait, Torrance Art Museum, CA, USA. curated by Zavier Ellis, Edward Lucie-Smith, Max Presneill & Simon Rumley, May 28 – June 25
2010 ‘New British Painting’, Gallery Kalhama & Piippo Contemporary, Helsinki. (supported by the British Council, in collaboration with Charlie Smith Gallery, London.) 21 May – 20
2010 'Le Weekend Sept Jour', École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris. February 13 - 20
2009 ‘On the Edge', Rollo Contemporary Art, London, April 21 - May 29
2008 'The Future Can Wait 08', Old Truman Brewery, London. Curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley. October 15 – 19
2008 'Travelogue', One in the Other Gallery, London. Curated by Sotiris Kyriacou, September 5 - October 5
2008 ‘New London School’, Mark Moore Gallery, Santa Monica, LA. Curated by Zavier Ellis, Max Presneill & Simon Rumley, April 5
2008 ‘Shadowy’, Standpoint Gallery, London. Curated by Fiona MacDonald. January 18 – February 16
2007 ‘Gyre and Gimble’, Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, London. Curated by Mindy Lee. November 14 – December 14
2007 ‘The Future Can Wait’, Old Truman Brewery, London. Curated by Zavier Ellis & Simon Rumley. October 9 – 14
2007 ‘Avatar of Sacred Discontent’, (touring), T1+2 Gallery, London. Curated by Wolfe Lenkiewicz and Flora Fairbairn. September 14 - October 19
2007 ‘Salon 2007: New British Painting’, 319 Portobello Road, London. Curated by Flora Fairbairn and Sotiris Kyriacou. March 9 – 31
2006 ‘New London Kicks II’, Wooster Projects, New York. Curated by Simon Rumley and Ed Burke. November 16 - December
2006 ‘Beauty and the Beast’, Fieldgate Gallery, London. Curated by Richard Livingston & Laura White. September 8 –October 1
2006 ‘New London Kicks’, Soho House, New York. Curated by Simon Rumley. March 10 – 11
2006 ‘Altered Beast’, Three Colts Gallery, London. Curated by John Stark. February 11 – 26
2005 ‘Yabadabadoo’, Cell Project Space, London. Curated by Juan Bolivar (Trailer Productions), October 15 – November 13
2005 ‘We Have Left the City Gates’, The Nunnery, London. Curated by JJ Charlesworth. June 18 – July 16
2004 ‘Culture’, Anglo/French exhibition, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton.
2001 ‘Fold’, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton. June 29 – July 22

Collaborative work - SPV Ltd
I am a founding member of SPV Ltd, which was set up in 2012 by 3 artists and a Tax Director. SPV Ltd perform and problematise financial transactions in order to question labour and economic devices:-
2014 SPV (Holding) Ltd, Sub-Cell, Old Police Cells, Brighton. Curated by Rosie Hermon. 5th-6th December
2014 SPV (Trans-Channel) Ltd, Diep-Haven Festival: 'Entre Deux/In Between'. SPV Ltd offered a tax free haven and a shoe cleaning franchise opportunity on the cross-channel ferry between Newhaven and Dieppe, 19 August. Curated by Alice Schÿler Mallet and Amélie Mourgued’Algue. Supported by Ministère de la Culture and Arts Council of England.
2013 SPV (Buconero) Ltd ‘Providers of a Tax Free Haven’, curated by Quare, London. September 29
2013 SPV (Buconero) Ltd, ‘Providers of a Tax Free Haven’, LUPA 20, London. June 15
2012 HINTERHINTER Presents, SPV (Buconero) Ltd, Hove

Art Fairs/Auctions
2013 Macmillan De'Longhi Art Auction, Royal College of Art, London,
September 19 - 23
2013 Art Projects, London Art Fair 2013, Hoxton Art Gallery. January 16 – 20
2009 Volta5 Basel, One in the Other Gallery, Vyner St., London, June 8 – 13
2009 Art Chicago, One in the Other Gallery, Vyner St., London, May 1 - 4
2008 Pulse Miami, One in the Other Gallery, Vyner St., London, December 3 – 7
2006 Zoo Art Fair, The Great Unsigned, London, October 13 – 15

Collections
UBS Art Collection, the private collection of Robert Devereux, The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust, Public Catalogue Foundation Arts Charity, Kolon Art Collection, Korea. Private collections in the UK, France, Switzerland, USA and Italy.

Conferences/Symposiums/Panels/Lectures
2018 'Decoy Behaviour', lecture, Greater Brighton Metropolitan Collage, Fine Art, lecture and seminar - 4th December
2018 'Seeing Else', lecture, Fine Art, West Kent College - 15th November
2018 'Seeing Else', lecture, School of Art, University of Brighton - 9th November
2018 'Stealth', lecture, School of Fine Art, Grand Parade, University of Brighton, 20th March.
2017 'Palette & Colour', PIY PaintLounge Sluice Biennial. Panel discussion with Katrina Blannin, Nadine Feinson and Ruth Philo. 12.30pm 3rd October.
2017 'Decoy Painting', lecture, University of Brighton, School of Art - 27th March
2016 'What Painting Knows', Wimbledon College of Art, London. Panel discussion with Simon Burton, Kaye Donachie, Mark Fairnington and Nadine Feinson, 21st January.
2015 'Painting in Time' Symposium, 4th July, The Tetley, Leeds. Curator Sarah Kate Wilson. Paper given arguing for painting as a temporal medium through the practice of painting.

Publications
2018 'PaintingDigitalPhotography: Synthesis and Difference in the Age of Media Equivalence', ed. Carl Robinson, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2018 (ISSN 978-1-5275-1110-1). Essay 'Painting in the Digital Age: Redefining the Medium's Relationship to its History, Materiality, and Ideas of the Temporal' by Mark Wright, refers to my paintings pp. 248-9.
2016 Journal of Contemporary Painting, Vol.2 No.2, ed. Rebecca Fortum. ISSN 2052-6695. Review of 'Painting in Time',The Tetley, Leeds, 3 April-5 July (http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-Issue,id=3189/+)
2014 Baltic Bites: RIFF exhibition at BALTIC's Project Space | Baltic 39 - 7th January http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qaglLEHgBnk
2013 '100 London Artists', Vol. 1: 50 Painters, iArtbook published by curator Edward Lucie-Smith, gallerist and curator Zavier Ellis and Elizabeth Beecher Publishing. Volume 1 is a survey of contemporary London based painters, pub. October 2013
2013 /seconds Issue 13 - 'The Subjectile: Collapse, Betrayal and Subterfuge', http://www.slashseconds.co.uk/edition-13/. Contrib. 'Cosmotop Series 5080'
(http://www.slashseconds.co.uk/nadine-feinson/30/113/submission/cosmotop-series-5080/).
Edited by Peter Lewis and Peter Fillingham, published by Peter Lewis June 2013
2011 Publication alongside the exhibition ‘Day Trip to St. Leonards on Sea’ as part of a series of pamphlets published by LIDO Projects, St. Leonards on Sea, East Sussex.
2010 Catalogue ‘Le Weekend Sept Jour’, École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris
2010 Online publication at www.slashseconds.org edited by Peter Lewis /seconds Issue 12: Archetype: Going Underground/The Cruel Scene of the Image. Contrib. 'Painting the Perfect Cannibal'.
2007 /seconds (edition v): "Multitude: Handbook for Disobedience". Contrib. 'Painting in Multitude', www.slashseconds.org, online publication initiated and edited by Peter Lewis and Derek Horton, May 2007
2006 Catalogue Celeste Art Prize

Grants/Awards
2014 SPV (Trans-Channel) Ltd, 'Entre Deux/In Between', Diep-Haven, Anglo-French Festival, 19th August. Cross-channel ferry between Newhaven and Dieppe. Curated by Alice Schÿler Mallet and Amélie Mourgued’Algue. Supported by Ministère de la Culture and Arts Council of England. (See section on collaboration with SPV Ltd below.)
2011 Lottery Funding/Arts Council Funded and East Sussex County Council Funding for ‘Day Trip to Hastings’, Two person collaborative show with Dylan Shipton, LIDO Project Space, St. Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, July 16 - August 7.
2010 Selected for Mare Street Biennale 2010, London, November 4 - December 6
2010 Selected for East Sussex Open, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, 3 April – 3 May
2006 Arts council funding, ‘Altered Beast’, Three Colts Gallery, London, 11 – 26 February

Press
2014 Exhibition Previews, Riff/T - Newcastle upon Tyne, The Guardian, Saturday 11th January

2014 'Ellsworth Kelly, RIFF/T, Hannah Höch: the week's art shows in pictures', by Skye Sherwin and Robert Clark, The Guardian, Friday 10 January

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2014/jan/10/ellsworth-kelly-exhibitions-gallery#/?picture=426687134&index=2

2014 '10 Ways to Make British Art Less Annoying in 2014' by Tom Jeffreys & Oscar Rickett (www.vice.com) January

http://www.vice.com/en_uk/read/how-to-make-british-art-better-in-2014

2013 ''LUPA Fete', behind James Campbell House, 15th of June, 2013', by londoncitynights.com, 18th June

http://www.londoncitynights.com/2013/06/lupa-fete-behind-james-campbell-house.html#more (SPV Ltd)

2013 'What to Buy at London Art Fair' by Charlotte Jansen, (Artslant London), 21st January
http://www.artslant.com/lon/articles/show/33188

2013 'London Art Fair: Art Projects the ten best bits' by Pryle Behrman, curator of Art Projects,

London Art Fair (The Telegraph), 17th January
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/culturepicturegalleries/9809048/London-Art-Fair-Art-
Projects-the-ten-best-bits.html?frame=2454537

2013 ‘London Art Fair 2013' by art critic Tom Jeffreys, (The Journal of Wild Culture), 16 January
http://www.wildculture.com/article/london-art-fair-2013/1057

2009 'The London Art Scene Moves Away From Big Money Conceptualism - Painting Re-Emerges' by Tom Jeffreys, Art - International, www.kunsthart.org, 12th November

2008 Interview by Tom Jeffreys, art critic and Culture Editor at spoonfed.co.uk:
www.spoonfed.co.uk/spooners/tom-699/september-in-the-arts-nadine-feinson-420/

2008 'Shadowy' Standpoint Gallery, London, by Peter Chapman, The Independent, January

2007 'The Unorthodoxy of Paint and Pencil', Salon 2007, by Meredith Etherington-Smith, Blouin Artinfo, 14 November

www.artinfo.com/articles/story/24601/the_unorthodoxy_of_paint_and_pencil)

Teaching
Senior Lecturer
Fine Art Painting Dept., University of Brighton, 2014 - August 2018.

Visiting Lecturer
2018 University of Brighton, Fine Art Painting Dept - 26th October, 2nd and 9th November
2018 Greater Brighton Metropolitan College, Fine Art - 4th December
2018 West Kent College, Fine Art - 15th November
2016 Wimbledon College of Art, Painting Dept. - 21st January
2013 - 2014 University of Brighton, Fine Art Painting Dept
2012 London Metropolitan University, Painting Dept