Tom Banks

Lives and works in St Leonards on Sea, UK

Education

  • 1996 Kingston University - BA (Hons) Kingston University
  • 1993 Hastings College of Arts & Technology, Hastings

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2016 Towner Cafe Project - Towner Gallery, Eastbourne
  • 2008 Bough - Todds Gallery, Hastings

Group Exhibtions

  • 2016 Landskips - Electro Studios Project Space, St Leonards on Sea
  • 2015 Group Show - Control Tower, Kings Hill Kent. Curated by June Frickleton
  • 2015 Sotto Voce - St Mary in the Castle, Hastings
  • 2015 Things That Are There - Pie Factory, Margate
  • 2015 Autocatalytic Future Games - No Format Gallery, London. Curated by PlayPaint
  • 2014 Errors Of The Divine - Electro Studios, St Leonards On Sea, Coastal Currents 
  • 2014 Food Glorious Food - The Cambria, London
  • 2013 London Calling - NSH Arts, London
  • 2013 Pneu - Electro Studios, St Leonards On Sea
  • 2013 Navigate - De La Warr Pavilion Pop-Up, Bexhill
  • 2012 Seeing In The Dark - Fletcher Centre, Rye
  • 2012 ALAS Autumn Exhibition - Matt Roberts Arts, London
  • 2012 4 - Untitled BCN, Barcelona
  • 2012 London: Your Call - Cultivate Vyner St, London
  • 2012 Still Here - Untitled BCN, Barcelona
  • 2011 3x3 - Cultivate Vyner St, London
  • 2011 Black - Cultivate Vyner St, London
  • 2011 Something Blue - Cultivate Vyner St, London
  • 2011 ESCAF - Rye Creative Centre, Rye
  • 2009 Wood - Nomad, Hastings
  • 2008 RX2000 - Todds Gallery, Hastings

Open Calls 

  • 2016 BEEP Wales International Painting Prize - Elysium Gallery, Swansea; Undegun, Wrexham; Arcade, Cardiff (Selectors Jonathan Watkins & Shani Rhys James, Judge Jonathan Watkins)
  • 2016 Europa - Transition Gallery, London (selectors Cathy Lomax, Luci Eyers & Alli Sharma)
  • 2016 This Years Model - Studio 1.1, London (selectors, Marcus Cope & Robin Seir)
  • 2015 East Sussex Open - Towner, Eastbourne (selectors, Jonathan Watkins, Saskia Olde Wolbers & Sanna Moore)
  • 2014 BEEP Wales International Painting Prize, Commended - Elysium, Swansea (Iwan Bala & Ruth Cayford)
  • 2014 East Sussex Open - Towner,  Eastbourne (selectors, Becky Beasley, Matthew Cornford & Sanna Moore)
  • 2014  20 Painters - Phoenix, Brighton (selected & curated by Patrick O'Donnell & June Frickleton) 
  • 2013 cHART - Bad Behaviour Brixton East, London
  • 2012 East Sussex Open - Towner, Eastbourne 

Awards

  • 2016 Beep Wales International Painting Prize - Winner

Residencies

  • 2015 Sotto Voce Residency - Sotto Voce Arts, Hastings
  • 2012 ALAS Autumn Residency - Matt Roberts Arts

Collections

  • Work held in private collections in London, Kent, East Sussex, and Madrid