CLAIRE PESTAILLE by chenboying


Education: 1998 - 2000 1994 - 1997 Solo Exhibitions: 2007 2005 1998 Claire Pestaille, Rokeby (forthcoming) Necromancy, Rokeby, London Borderline, Duncan Cargil Gallery, London MA Painting Royal College of Art, London BA (Hons) 1st Chelsea College of Art, London

Selected Group Exhibitions: 2008 2008 2007 2007 2006 2005 2005 2005 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2004 2003 2003 2001 2000 1998 Group show curated by Marie Shek, Passage de Retx, Paris touring to Petah Tikva Museum of Contemporary Art, Isreal Painting at Chelsea 1990 – 2006, Arts Gallery, Chelsea Futurespace, Triangle Gallery, London Jerwood Contemporary Painters, touring exhibition Salon Nouveau, Engholm Engelhorn Galerie, Vienna The Portrait, Ashwin Street, London Young Masters, St John Street, London, curated by Flora Fairbarn and Marjorie Allthorpe-Guyton Acid Drops and Sugar Candy, Transition Gallery and FosterArt, London Faltering Flame, Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, curated by David Thorp Forever Beautiful, Clapham Gallery, London Short Stories About Glamour, Hiscox projects, London Gothmoth, Transition Gallery, London The Great Unsigned at Izo Gallery, curated by Soraya Roderiguez and David Thorp, 4 Davies Street, London The Great Unsigned, The Zoo Art Fair, London Aftershock, A1 Gallery, Hong Kong, Art Car Boot Fair – Keith Talent, Old Truman Brewery, London Faith, Transition Gallery, London Faith, C.A.S Gallery, Osaka, Japan A Portrait of Francis Bacon as a Corpse Exquisite, 39 Mitchell Street, London Bad Touch, International drawing show, Keith Talent Gallery, London Assembly, Stepney City, Jubilee Street, London Ante chamber, Cite Internationale des Artes studio, Paris Minus, Duncan Cargil Gallery, Warren Street, London

Selected Recent Reviews and Published Work: Spring 2007 Spring 2006 Autumn 2005 2005 September 2005 September 2005 September 2005 Aug 2005 Aug 2005 Aug 2005 Feb 2005 The Artists Studio, Garageland Project 17, Dream-Screen, Talith Mariposa's Journal, Kilimanjaro The Girl with a Pearl Earring and The Prince, Miser & Now, Edition 7 Necromancy, with essay by David Thorp and forward by Beth Greenacre Claire Pestaille, Martin Herbert, Time Out, 7-12 September Ghostly Gallery, Helen Sumpter, The Big Issue, 5-11 September Raising The Dead, Rowan Kerek, BBC Collective, 1 September Claire Pestaille: Necromancy, Fisun Güner, Metro Life, 31 August Claire Pestaille, Jessica Lack, The Guardian Guide, 20 August Necromancy, Hephzibar Anderson, The Evening Standard, 15 August Faltering Flame (catalogue), Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, David Thorp artists included the Chapman Brothers, Tracy Emin, Christian Ward, Stuart Brisley, Jeremy Deller and Gilbert and George

Selected Selected collections: The Saatchi Collection Nick Crean Kai van Hasselt Gerrit Groen Alex Kleinberger The Zabludowicz Collection Project New Art, Netherlands

For further information on the artist contact: Rokeby, 37 Store Street, London WC1E 7QF + 44 (0) 20 7168 9942

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