Philip Akkerman
Philip Akkerman
Philip Akkerman biography





Paintings and Works on Paper 1974-2014
2009



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Born in 1936, UK
Lives and works in Tarascon-sur-Ariège, France

One Person Exhibitions

2014

2003

2002


1995

1980

1979

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1970

1967

1965

Paintings and Works on Paper 1974-2014, Mummery + Schnelle, London

Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt

Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax
SEVEN SEVEN, Gallery, London

Avivson Fine Art, London

Liverpool Academy, Liverpool

Sally East Gallery, London

Lucy Milton Gallery, London
Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool

Gardner Centre Gallery, University of Sussex

Bristol Arts Centre

A.I.A. Gallery, London

Selected Group Exhibitions


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2009

2008

2007

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1959


Homage to the Founding Generation, Institut für neue technische Form, Darmstadt

Homage to the Founding Generation, Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt

A Rational Aesthetic, Southampton City Art Gallery

Wunderkamer, Galerie St. Johann, Saarbrücken

Multiple Grafik und Objecte, Galerie St. Johann, Saarbrücken

Ten 10 Zehn, Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt

25+25,
Galerie St. Johann, Saarbrücken
Serious Pleasure, Centro Modigliani, Florence

Saunders, Bonnefoi, Pinceman et. al., Galerie le Carré, Lille,

Painting and Time, The Nunnery, London

Grossbritanien, Konstructive-Konkret, Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt

Ten Artists from the British Isles, JNJ Gallery, Prague

A Different Contexture, (David Saunders and Jagjit Chuhan), Acorn Gallery, Liverpool

1000 Cubic Centimetres’ Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen
Blank Page 3, Black Bull Gallery, London

Complexions, (David Saunders, Nichole Charlette and Richard Bell) Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax and Galerie l’Ideé, Zoetermeer

1000 Cubic Centimetres - Geometrical Miniatures, Galerie de Sluis, Leidschendam

Colour Presentations, Gardner Centre Gallery, University of Sussex,
Stoke on Trent City Museum, Spacex Gallery, Exeter
Colour Constructions, Exhibiting Space, London
Systematic and Constructivist Drawings, Wentworth Gallery, University of York

Four British Constructivists, Engstrom Gallery, Stockholm

Artists’ Books, Galerie Lydia Megert, Berne

Cleveland International Drawing Biennial

Rational Practice, Gardner Centre Gallery, University of Sussex

English and Dutch rational Drawings, Galerie de Volle Maan, Delft
Rational Concepts, Kunstcentrum het Badhuis, Gorinchem
British Constructivists, Kunstsammlung, Gelsenkirchen

Ways of Making, Chapter, Cardiff and Arts Council tour

IKI ’74, Düsseldorf

Themes and Variations, ICA, London

Systems, Whitechapel Gallery, London and Arts Council tour

Matrix, Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol

Systems, Amos Anderson Museum, Helsinki
Art in Wales, the 20th Century, National Museum of Wales, Cardiff

Survey ’67- Abstract Painting, Camden Arts Centre, London

Undefined Situation, Howard Roberts Gallery, Cardiff

Tomorrow’s Artists, Grabowski Gallery, London

Young Contemporaries, RBA Galleries, London


Selected Collections

Tate Gallery, London
Southampton City Art Gallery
Arts Council of England
Arts Council of Wales
The British Library, London
Conoco - Philips Collection, Warwick
Dean Clough Collection, Halifax
Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt
Gemeente Museum, The Hague
Logica PLC, London
Rijksmuseum Meermano, The Hague
Stamford University, USA
University of Sussex
Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Bibliography



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Selected Books and Exhibition Catalogues

Constructed Abstract Art in England – A Neglected Avant-Garde, Alastair Grieve, Yale University Press, p. 54
Forum Konkrete Kunst, Erfurt, pp. 33-36

Malerie und Zeit, Schriftenreihe 4

The Wreck of Hope exhibition review, Art Monthly, May 2000, p. 42

Photogenic Painting, Gilles Deleuze and Michel Foucault, Introduction by Adrian Rifkin, Courtauld, London, pp. 33 - 34

Handbook of Modern British Painting and Printmaking, 1900 – 1990, second edition, p. 273

Blank Page Issue No.3 , London

Art and Experimental Music, Studio International, November – December edition, p. 299

Systems, Arts Council exhibition catalogue. Texts by Stephen Bann and the artist. pp. 13, 40-42
Systems, Studio International May 1972, interview on Arts Council Malcolm Hughes pp. 200-203

Studio International May 1970, exhibition commentary. p. 237

Studio International September 1969, exhibition review, Terry Measham p. 87