Mass Observation
2014


The Beholder's Share
2010

Distant Relations

2010
 
 
1961 Born in Staines, Middlesex

One Person Exhibitions

2010

2006

2004

2002

1999

1996/97

1991

1990

1988


Distant Relations, Mummery + Schnelle, London

Unstable
, Permanent Gallery, Brighton

Somewhere Else, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London

Diary of an Omnivore, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London

C.M.Y.K. Upstairs at the Clerks House, Shoreditch, London

Land of the Giants! National Portrait Gallery, London and UK touring exhibition

Rye Art Gallery, Rye

Family Ties, Anne Berthoud Gallery, London

Brighton Polytechnic Gallery, Brighton


Selected Group Exhibitions

2010

2009




2008


2007

2006





2003

2002




2000

1998/99

1995


1992/94

1993


1992/93


1992


The Beholder's Share
, Mummery + Schnelle, London

Drawing(s) with Dolphins
(curated by Marcus Cope and Stephanie Moran),
Crimes Town Gallery, London
Art and Design at Brighton
, 150 years of the Brighton College of Art,
University of Brighton Gallery, Brighton

Art and Design at Brighton
, 150 years of the Brighton College of Art, University of Brighton Gallery, Brighton

Visions In the Nunnery
, Bow Arts Trust, London

Blink, Gasworks, London
Beauty and the Beast, Fieldgate Gallery, London
City Running (collaborative project with Tessa Lewin), Phoenix Gallery, Brighton Andrew Mummery Gallery, London
Pulse, 69th Regiment Armory, New York

Frieze Art Fair, Stand H12, London

Art Forum Berlin, Messe, Berlin
The Embarkation for Cythera, Andrew Mummery Gallery, London
Norwegian Lady, Neon Gallery, London
The Armoury Show, Piers 88 & 90, New York

Christmas in Soho, Shop Tactics, London

Smalls Upstairs at the Clerk’s House, London

Alive! Brighton Since the 60’s, University of Brighton Gallery, Brighton
Natures Handmaid Booth. Museum of Natural History, Brighton

Connaught Brown, London

20th Century Artists in Sussex. Hove Museum and Art Gallery, Hove; Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

Innocence and Experience. South Bank Centre and Manchester City Art Gallery UK touring exhibition

Prospects: A selection from the South East Arts Collection. Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne


Competitions, Prizes, Awards


2008

2006/03

1999

1997


1995



1994

1993


1992



1991

1989

1987



1985

1984


1982


Marmite Prize, Studio 1-1 Gallery, London (shortlisted exhibitor)

Arts Council of England major grant awards

ETA APDS award recipient (main scheme)

B.P. Portrait Award 1997 National Portrait Gallery, London
Cheltenham Drawing Show

The Discerning Eye 1995 Mall Galleries, London
B.P. Portrait Award 1995 National Portrait Gallery, London (Travel Award Winner)
Nat West 90’s Prize for Art (2nd Prize) Royal Academy, London

B.P. Portrait Award 1994 National Portrait Gallery, London

John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 18
Shortlisted for official War Artist in Bosnia by the Imperial War Museum

Accor “Les Etoiles de la Peinture 1992 Maison des Centraliens, Paris & European touring exhibition
Artist in Residence, Brighton Museum, Brighton

The Discerning Eye 1991 Mall Galleries, London; Williamson Gallery, Birkenhead

John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 16

Humberside Print Competition Ferens Art Gallery, Hull; Touring Exhibition to Latvia
Athena Art Awards 1987 Exhibition Barbican Concourse Gallery, London

John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 14 (Prize Winner)

Television South West Arts National Art Competition (Major Prize Winner) U.K.Touring Exhibition

Humberside Print Competition Ferens Art Gallery, Hull (First Prize)

Collections
 
British Government Art Collection
Humberside County Council
Ralli Foundation, Geneva
East Sussex County Council
South East Arts
University of Brighton
Ernst and Young Corporate Collection
Babcock and Brown Corporate Collection
Baker and MacKenzie Corporate Collection
Sir Brinsley Ford Private Collection

Biography
 
Selected Books and Exhibition Catalogues

Green, David,
"Introduction to works on paper" , in Christopher Stevens: Introduction to works on paper , (London: Education Through Art, September 1999)

Lane, Hilary, "Ben Hall", in Time and Space: New Work by Walter Bailey and Ben Hall , (London: Towner Art and Local Museum, October 1998)

Arnatt, Mathew, Upstair at the Clerks House - Christopher Stevens C.M.Y.K ., (London: Alberta Press, April 2002), [Extracted from 100 Reviews 3 ]

Lynton, Norbert, "The scene observed" in The Sussex scene: Artists in Sussex in the twentieth century , (Eastbourne: Hove Museum and Art Gallery, 1993)

Holdswoth, Sara,
"Work and Play " in Innocence and Experience: Images of Children in British Art from 1600 to the Present , (Manchester: Manchester City Art Galleries, 1992)

Selected Magazines and Newspaper articles:

Hubbard, Sue, "Art for sale - Christopher Stevens @ Andrew Mummery Gallery",

The Independent
, (3 August 2004)

Time Out, (13 February 2002)

Time Out, (8 May 2002)

Sumpter, Helen,
"Galleries", Hot Tickets , (3-9 September 1999)

The Independent, (26 July 1997)

Sunday Midday (Bombay), (1 September 1996)

Calcutta Telegraph, (1 September 1996)

Hot Ticket, (23 August 1996)

West End Extra, (16 August 1996)

Evening Standard, (16 August 1996)

Midweek, (12 August 1996)

The Asian Age, (10 August 1996)

Design Week, (19 July 1996)

Meridian Arts Program B. B. C. World Service, (26 July 1996)

Art Review, (January 1995)

Sunday Telegraph, (7 November 1993)

Financial Times, (30 May 1992)

The Guardian, (19 May 1992)

The Times, (8 May 1992)

Time Out, (25 July 1990)

Arts Review, (4 December 1989)

Arts Review, (21 October 1986)

Arts Review, (6 June 1986)

The Spectator, (31 May 1986)

Sunday Times Review, (24 March 1985)

Observer Colour Supplement, (17 June 1984)