Tony Bevan
 
1951 Born, Bradford, England
Lives and works in London, England

Education:
1968 - 1971 Bradford School of Art
1971 - 1978 Goldsmiths College, London
1974 postgraduate work at Slade School of Fine Art

full biography
   


Current exhibition


Group show
28 February - 30 March 2013
Reception for the artists:
Thursday, 28 February 2013, 6 - 8
   

Selected L.A. Louver Exhibitions

Tony Bevan
6 September - 6 October 2012
Tony Bevan
20 October 2007 - 24 November 2007
     
Recent Paintings
27 March - 25 April 1998
  Head & Other Recent Paintings
14 July - 19 August 1995
     
"The Meeting" and Other Recent Paintings
5 December 1992 - 9 January 1993
  Tony Bevan
28 October - 25 November 1989
    → view all past L.A. Louver exhibitions

Selected museum exhibitions

Messerschmidt and Modernity
includes Tony Bevan
J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center
Los Angeles, CA
24 July - 14 October 2012
Tony Bevan: Self-Portraits
National Portrait Gallery
London, UK
20 March - 11 December 2011
     
Tony Bevan
New painting installation

3 April - 13 June 2010
De La Warr Pavilion
Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex
England
www.dlwp.com
  Paint Made Flesh
24 October 2009 - 3 January 2010
with works by Tony Bevan and Leon Kossoff
Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, N.Y.
mag.rochester.edu
traveled to:
The Phillips Collection in
Washington, D.C.,
20 June - 13 September 2009
www.phillipscollection.org
Frist Center for the Visual Arts
Nashville, TN
23 January - 10 May 2009
fristcenter.org
     
Summer Exhibition 2007
Included: Tony Bevan
Royal Academy of Arts
London, England
7 June - 19 August 2011
  Tony Bevan
Institut Valencia d'Art Modern

Valencia, Spain
28 September 2005 - 8 January 2006
www.ivam.es
    → view all past museum exhibitions
Artist's website

www.tonybevan.com    
     

Selected works >>



Tony Bevan
6 September - 6 October 2012

Tony Bevan<br>
Red Interior, 2011<br>
charcoal, pigment and acrylic on canvas<br>
108 x 96 in. (274.3 x 243.8 cm)

Red Interior

Tony Bevan<br>
Self-Portrait, 2012<br>
pigment and acrylic on canvas<br>
35.8 x 37.4 in. (91 x 95 cm)

Self-Portrait

Tony Bevan<br>
Tree (no 2), 2012<br>
pigment and acrylic on canvas<br>
94.1 x 130 in. (239 x 331 cm)

Tree (no 2)


Messerschmidt and Modernity
J. Paul Getty Museum
24 July - 14 October 2012

Tony Bevan<br>
Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt, 2010<br>
acrylic and charcoal on canvas<br>
38 1/4 x 39 in. (97 x 99 cm)

Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt

Tony Bevan<br>
Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt, 2010<br>
acrylic and charcoal on canvas<br>
157 x 132 in. (398.8 x 335.3 cm)

Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt




Recent paintings >>

Tony Bevan<BR>
Head (PC0615), 2006<BR>
acrylic on canvas<BR>
33 x 45 1/4 in. (83.8 x 114.9 cm)

Head (PC0615)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Studio Tower (PC0618), 2006<BR>
acrylic & charcoal on canvas<BR>
102 1/2 x 65 in. (260.4 x 165.1 cm)

Studio Tower (PC0618)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Table Top (PC061), 2006<BR>
acrylic, pigment and charcoal on canvas<BR>
75 x 95 in. (190.5 x 241.3 cm)

Table Top (PC061)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Table Top (PC0610), 2006<BR>
acrylic on canvas<BR>
63 1/2 x 83 1/4 in. (161.3 x 211.5 cm)

Table Top (PC0610)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Head and Neck (PC0710), 2007<BR>
acrylic & charcoal on canvas<BR>
79 1/2 x 62 1/4 in. (201.9 x 158.1 cm)

Head and Neck (PC0710)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Studio Tower (PC0711), 2007<BR>
acrylic & charcoal on canvas<BR>
114 x 65 1/4 in. (289.6 x 165.7 cm)

Studio Tower (PC0711)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Studio Tower (PC0713), 2007<BR>
acrylic & charcoal on canvas<BR>
144 x 98 in. (365.8 x 248.9 cm)

Studio Tower (PC0713)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Interior (PC085), 2008<BR>
acrylic on canvas<BR>
73 x 101 in. (185.4 x 256.5 cm)

Interior (PC085)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Self Portrait (PC098), 2009<BR>
acrylic and charcoal on canvas<BR>
59 x 67 1/2 in. (149.9 x 171.5 cm)

Self Portrait (PC098)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Stones (PC0813), 2009<BR>
acrylic pigment and charcoal on canvas<BR>
67 1/4 x 64 1/4 in. (170.8 x 163.2 cm)

Stones (PC0813)

Tony Bevan<br>
Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt, 2010<br>
acrylic and charcoal on canvas<br>
36 1/4 x 34 1/4 in (92 x 87 cm)

Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt

Tony Bevan<br>
Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt, 2010<br>
acrylic and charcoal on canvas<br>
38 3/16 x 38 3/16 in (97 x 97 cm)

Self-Portrait after Messerschmidt



Works on paper
and graphics >>

Tony Bevan<BR>
Portrait of Alfred Brendel, 2004<BR>
charcoal on paper<BR>
23 3/4 x 17 in. (60.3 x 43.2 cm)

Portrait of Alfred Brendel

Tony Bevan<BR>
Corridor, 2006<BR>
charcoal and acrylic on paper<BR>
Paper: 47 3/4 x 33 3/4 in. (121.3 x 85.7 cm)<BR>
Framed: 52 3/8 x 38 1/4 in. (133 x 97.2 cm)

Corridor

Tony Bevan<BR>
Corridor, 2006<BR>
charcoal and acrylic on paper<BR>
Paper: 47 3/4 x 33 3/4 in. (121.3 x 85.7 cm)<BR>
Framed: 52 3/8 x 38 1/4 in. (133 x 97.2 cm)

Corridor

Tony Bevan<BR>
Heads Horizon, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 31 x 31 7/8 in. (79 x 81 cm)<BR>
Paper: 41 x 41 in. (104.1 x 104.1 cm) Edition 11 of 12

Heads Horizon

Tony Bevan<BR>
Head, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 23 3/4 x 38 3/4 in. (60.5 x 98.5 cm)<BR>

Paper: 33 1/4 x 47 1/2 in. (84.5 x 120.7 cm)<BR>
Edition 3 of 12

Head

Tony Bevan<BR>
Head, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 23 5/8 x 18 in. (60 x 46 cm)<BR>
Paper: 33 1/2 x 27 1/8 in. (85.1 x 68.9 cm)<BR>
Edition 3 of 12

Head

Tony Bevan<BR>
Table Top, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 7 1/4 x 7 7/8 in. (18.5 x 20 cm)<BR>
Paper: 16 3/4 x 16 in. (42.5 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Edition 2 of 12

Table Top

Tony Bevan<BR>
Table Top, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 7 1/4 x 7 7/8 in. (18.5 x 20 cm)<BR>
Paper: 16 3/4 x 16 in. (42.5 x 40.6 cm)<BR>
Edition 1 of 12

Table Top

Tony Bevan<BR>
Table Top, 2007<BR>
etching<BR>
Image: 7 1/4 x 7 7/8 in. (18.5 x 20 cm)<BR>
Paper: 13 7/8 x 13 1/4 in. (35.2 x 33.7 cm)<BR>
Edition 7 of 12

Table Top




Early work >>

Tony Bevan<BR>
Portrait Boy<BR>
acrylic and powdered pigment on canvas<BR>
69 3/4 x 45 3/4 in. (177.2 x 116.2 cm)

Portrait Boy

Tony Bevan<BR>
Girlfriends, 1985<BR>
powdered pigment & acrylic on canvas<BR>
65 1/2 x 82 in. (166.4 x 208.3 cm)

Girlfriends

Tony Bevan<BR>
Throat (Pink), 1985<BR>
charcoal and pigment on paper<BR>
Paper: 52 x 38 in. (132.1 x 96.5 cm)<BR>
Framed: 59 x 39 in. (149.9 x 99.1 cm)

Throat (Pink)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Figure of a man, 1987<BR>
pastel and powdered pigment on paper<BR>
25 x 17 1/2 in. (63.5 x 44.5 cm)

Figure of a man

Tony Bevan<BR>
Head, 1987<BR>
acrylic and powdered pigment on canvas<BR>
32 1/4 x 26 1/2 in. (81.9 x 67.3 cm)

Head

Tony Bevan<BR>
Locked Fingers, 1988<BR>
powdered pigment & acrylic on canvas<BR>
70 1/2 x 63 1/2 in. (179.1 x 161.3 cm)

Locked Fingers

Tony Bevan<BR>
Double Portrait (4 parts - backs and doors), 1990<BR>
acryic & powdered pigment on paper<BR>
each 24 x 34 in (61 x 86.4 cm) (4 parts)

Double Portrait (4 parts - backs and doors)

Tony Bevan<BR>
Portrait Man, 1993<BR>
oil and powdered pigment on canvas<BR>
34 x 26 1/2 in. (86.4 x 67.3 cm)

Portrait Man