Mario Rossi - CV



SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2013

'Natural Selection' The Fine art Society

2012

‘Knock knock’  Jerwood Gallery

2012

‘FROM 1820 TO NOW’: The Fine art Society in Hong Kong

2010

Heaven and Hell  Ivychurch, Romney Marsh

2008

Mario Rossi’ Village Underground ,London

 

Mario Rossi  ‘Latitude and Longitude’  F-ish, Hastings

2007

Wonderland’ Media Centre. Hastings. Coastal Currents Arts Festiival

2004

‘Corridor of Mesmeric Transference’ SEEDA Headquarters,   Guildford                            

2002

Home’Metropole Galleries, Folkestone

 

AKA London

2001

‘Host’ Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

2000

The End/untitled’ Cornerhouse. Manchester

1999

 De La War Pavilion, Bexhill On Sea, East Sussex

1996

Art 100, Hammersons, London.

1995

Sunderland Art Gallery, Newcastle.

1993

Parallax View Anderson O’ Day Gallery, London.

1992

FreezeThe Economist, London.

 

Heat and Light Anderson O’ Day Gallery, London.

1991

Art Frankfurt Anderson O’Day Gallery

 

Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster University.

 

Oldham Museum and Art Gallery, Manchester.

 

Angel Row Art Gallery, Nottingham.

1990

Spacex Gallery, Exeter.

 

Over The Border Anderson O’ Day Gallery, London.

1989

Ozones: Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge.

1988

Anderson O’ Day Gallery, London.

1987

Cleveland Gallery, Middlesburgh.

 

Atelier 1, Hamburg.

1985

The Clearing  Interim Art, London. 

 

Symbols Reinterpreted’, Winchester Gallery.

1984

The Archaeologist, Richard Demarco Gallery, City Art Centre, Edinburgh.


CURATED EXHIBITIONS

2004

Strangers to ourselves (part II) St. John st. London EC1

2003

Strangers to ourselves (part I) (Co-curatorial project Canterbury Museum. Herbert Read Gallery.Metropole Gallery.Hastings museum and Art Gallery

2001

Host Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

1994

Surfacing  Anderson O’ Day Gallery london


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2010

Unspooling Cinema, Cornerhouse Manchester

2004

Something Strange, Aine Art Museum,Tornio,Finland

2003

Sanctuary Glasgow Gallery Of Modern Art . Glasgow                       

2002

Fluent. Camberwell College of Art. London

 

‘Words’form the Arts Council. Towner Art Gallery, Touring Exhibition

 

The Most Dangerous Game. Rhodes + Mann, London,
‘Smog’ London School Of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

2001

Times of Our Lives. Whitworth Gallery Manchester

 

Host. Hastings Museum and Art Gallery

1998

The Word, Addison Wesley Longman,Harlow.

1997

A Cloudburst Of Material Possessions, Towner Art Gallery and 

 

Museum Eastbourne, Worcester City Art Gallery, Purdy Hicks London

 

Warwick Art Centre,Cleveland Gallery Middlesburgh.

 

Mead Art Centre

1996

Glasgow Contemporary Art Fair, British Council.

 

Contemporary Art Market, Royal Festival Hall, London.

1995

Contemporary Art Market, Royal Festival Hall,London.

1994

The Return Of The Cadavre Exquis, The Drawing Centre New York.The Corcoran Gallery Of Art,Washington D.C.,Santa Monica   

 

Gallery Of Modern Art, Forum For Contemporary Art St. Louis. American Centre ,Paris.

1993

John Moores 18, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.

1992

Crossover, Anderson O’ Day Gallery,London.

1991

John Moores 17, Liverpool.

 

Cleveland Drawing Biennale, Cleveland Gallery, Middlesburgh.

 

Postmodern Prints, Victoria And Albert Museum, London.

 

The Downeen Collection, Rosscarbery,Ireland.

1990

Real Life Stories, The Cleveland Collection, Spacex Gallery, Exeter.

 

Creative Assets: Contemporary Art From Five Corporate Collections

 

Harris Museum and Art Gallery, Preston.

 

Rome Scholars 1980-1990, Royal College Of Art, London.

 

Ten Years Glasgow School Of Art Sculpture,   G.S.A.,Glasgow.

 

Post Morality, Kettles Yard,Cambridge.

 

Broadgate Art Week, The Rotunda, London.

1989

John Moores 16, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.

 

Contemporary London, Transart, Cologne.

 

Scottish Art Since 1900, The Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art Edinburgh, The Barbican Centre, London.

1988

Glasgow Garden Festival, Glasgow.

 

Fire And Metal, Goldsmiths’ Gallery, London.

 

Richard Demarco Gallery,Zagreb Museum,Jugoslavia.

 

Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London.

1987

The Vigorous Imagination: New Scottish Art, Scottish National Gallery Of Modern Art, Edinburgh. (touring).

1986

New Art - New World, Christies,London/ New York.

 

Mosaico Millan, I.C.A.F.  Imprints,Los Angeles.

 

Contemporary British Woodcuts, Worcester Museum and Art Gallery.

1985

I.C.A.F. Demarco Gallery, Olympia, London.

 

New Image Glasgow, Third Eye Centre, Glasgow.(Touring).

1984

I.C.A.F. Demarco Gallery, Barbican  Centre,London.

 

Five Painters, Riverside Studios, London.

 

Bath Art Fair, Demarco Gallery.

 

Demarcation, Edinburgh Festival.

1983

12 Artisti Britannici A Roma, Palazzo Barberini,Rome.

1982

‘Kunst’  Hildebrandstrasse, Dusseldorf.

 

Expressive Images, New 57 Gallery, Edinburgh

 

Atelier de Lorette, Marseille.

1981

Scottish Young Contemporaries, Glasgow Print Studios Touring.

1980

Reliefs, Royal College Of Art, London.

1979

Cross Currents,Third Eye Centre, Glasgow.


COLLECTIONS


Saatchi Gallery, London
Arts Council of England.
Contemporary Art Society,London. 
Victoria And Albert Museum, London                 
British Council. 
Edinburgh City Art Gallery.
Gallery Of Modern Art, Edinburgh. 
Cleveland Art Gallery, Middlesburgh.
Unilever, London. 
Nordstern, Cologne.
Glaxo-Welcom Trust, Stevenage
De Beers London 
Tetra-Pak,London.  
Pearl Assurance,London.
BBC Scotland
EMI Worldwide
Pearl Assurance
Swires Collection


PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS

Currently Lead Artist for Enviro 21 public Art Commissions South of England.
Glasgow  Garden Festival.
Glaxo-Welcom,Stevenage.
Mount Stuart Trust

PUBLICATIONS AND EDITIONS


Night And Day,1984,Riverside Studios,London.
The Forest,Limited Edition Book,Woodcuts.1985
Borderlines, Edition x 3, Laser  cut steel Sculptures. 1989
100 Greatest Ends. Lamda print 2001
Over The Border, Spacex Gallery Exeter / Mario Rossi,Tony Godfrey.
Heat and Light  Anderson O Day Gallery London, Mario Rossi/Andrew Renton
Artifice And Assimilation, Andrew Wheatley Anderson O Day Gallery London
The Parallax View,  Mario Rossi/Paul Bonaventura Anderson O Day Gallery London
The End: Cinematic Decay,Architectural Dissolution; Ghettos, Monsters and the neo- baroque. Ralph Rugoff/ Mario Rossi ETA publishing
‘Words from the arts council collection’  Hayward Gallery publishing
Sanctuary. Galllery of Modern Art Glasgow
Strangers To Ourselves I + II . STO Projects
Thief of Bahgdad . Coastal Currents


EDUCATION


1975-79 Glasgow School of Art
1979-81 Royal College of Art, London

AWARDS


1982-83 Gulbenkian Rome Scholar, British School at Rome,Italy
1987-89 Fellowship in Creative Art, Trinity College, Cambridge University
1988 Painting Award –Whitechapel Open.Whitechapel Gallery. London
1993-1994 Fulbright Award For Visual Art, New York,U.S.A
1999-2000 Artist's Professional Development Scheme . E.T.A. South East Arts


TEACHING

Senior Lecturer Fine Art .Central St. Martins College of Art and Design.
1996 to the present
1985-1990- Visiting Tutor Goldsmiths College B.A and M.A
Extensive teaching and lecturing experience nationally on Both B.A and M.A. courses
SEDA Certificate for Supervising PHD in Art and Design

PROFESSIONAL COMMITTEES AND RESEARCH

Validation Panel member ‘Open University’ 2003
Public Art Commissioning panel member Rother Council East Sussex
Selection committee member for ‘Art in New Spaces’ and ‘Creative Hastings Outreach Programme' 2010
Research: Contributer to ‘Paint Club’ UAL Research network. Papers delivered at ‘Painting Processes ‘ Strictly Painting?’ ‘The Swedenborg Institue London’ 2009 and ‘A conversation with Belgian Artist Michael Borremans’ Artworkers Guild London 2010.

RECENT BIBLIOGRAPHY AND ESSAYS

Making waves Martin Herbert 2009

The artists fear of politics or being in the world. Dr. Judith Stewart

Guardian 21 July 2000  Robert Clark Painting the final frame  Cornerhouse Manchester

Kentish Express May 2002 Jo Robertson. Art Show tells moving stories Metropole Gallery, Folkestone

News North West 3 August  2000 Helen Duff . The End

News North West 18 July 2000 Martin Vincent . The End

Guardian 7 December 2000 Jonathan Jones.. Freeze Frame

Guardian  25 January  2003 Adrian Searle. What happened next

Time Out  13-20 2004 Rebecca Geldard.  strangers to ourselves

Art Monthly Febuary 2004 no273 Nicky Bird  strangers to ourselves