William Monk

Born in 1977 in Kingston upon Thames, UK
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Education

2002 / 2006

De Ateliers, Amsterdam

1997 / 2000

BA (Hons) Fine Art, Kingston University

Awards

2009

Jerwood Contemporary Painters Prize

2005

Koninklijke Prijs voor Vrije Schilderkunst (Royal Award for Painting)

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017

Seven Leagues to Pompeii

GRIMM, New York

2015

The Cloud is Growing in the Trees

Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles

2014

William Monk

James Cohan Gallery, New York

2013

Furthur Planetarium!

GRIMM, Amsterdam

2010

Winter Circus

GRIMM, Amsterdam

2009

CROPLAND

GRIMM at Art Amsterdam

2008

Paintings

GRIMM, Amsterdam

2006

How to stop winning and start living

Fries Museum, Leeuwarden

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017

Miniatuur Museum / Wonderkamers

Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag

Frieze New York

GRIMM, New York

2016

Culture of Colors

AkzoNobel Art Foundation, Amsterdam,

2015

The Hidden Picture

Cobra Museum, Amstelveen

2014

Huidige Zaken

GRIMM, Amsterdam

Heather Rowe, William Monk, Richard T. Walker

James Cohan Gallery, New York

Collectie De Heus-Zomer

Museum Belvédère, Heerenveen

2013

Chambres des Canaux: The Tolerant Home

Amsterdam

2012

Gewoon Schilderen

Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag

Recent British Painting

GRIMM, curated by Tom Morton, Amsterdam

Jerwood Contemporary Painters Tour

Summerfield Gallery, Cheltenham

Jerwood Contemporary Painters Tour

Norwich University, Norwich

2011

OH CRISIS 2.0

Frankendael Foundation, Amsterdam

2010

Conceptueel Realisme ING Collection

Kunsthal 52, Den Helder

2009

Jerwood Contemporary Painters

Jerwood Space, London; PSL, Leeds; Summerfield Gallery, Cheltenham; Norwich Univerity, Norwich

2007

Instead of Mashkov, recent acquisitions Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag

2006

Koninklijke Prijs Voor Vrije Schilderkunst 2006

Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag

Vincent Van Gogh and Expressionism

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam

Cropped

Figge von Rosen, Cologne

Offspring

De Ateliers, Amsterdam

2005

Koninklijke prijs voor vrije schilderkunst 2005

Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag