About the artist

Henry Krokatsis CV

 

Education

 

1988-1990 Royal College of Art, London M.A Painting

1985-1988 Liverpool Polytechnic  BA (Hons) Fine Art

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2018 Household Faith, Vigo Gallery, London

2015 Henry Krokatsis with Vilhelm Hammershøi, Ordrupgaard Museum, Copenhagen           

2013 Origin of the Black Rainbow, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo Brazil

2012 Part Time Paradise, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

2010 Like a Gang of Virtue, Fine Art Society, London

2010 1-60, 60/1 Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo Brazil

2008 Henry Krokatsis, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo Brazil 

2008 See Better Daze, David Risley Gallery, London 

2006 Cure, Goff+Rosenthal, New York 

2006 New Acquisition, New Art Gallery, Walsall UK

2005 Pray For My Beautiful Lost Cause, David Risley Gallery, London 

2003 Hard Pressed Heaven, Union Gallery, London 

2002 Angelcote, Issey Miyake, London 

2001 Better Lies, Nils Staerk Gallery, Copenhagen 

2000 Good Hiding, Zwemmer Gallery, London 

1999 Cabin Fever, VTO Gallery, London 

 

Public Commissions

 

2015 Confiteor, permanent commission, Ordrupgaard Art Park, Copenhagen 

2015 Turning Tree, permanent commission, Arts Council /Lewisham Council, Ladywell Fields London       

2010 permanent memorial for Joseph Grimaldi, Grimaldi Park, London, UK                     

2009 Helter Skelter, Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire UK

2008 Cellakabin, Attingham Park, Shropshire UK

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2016

Kabin, Frieze Masters, Regents Park, London

Continuum, Vigo Gallery, London

Uncommon Chemistry, Observer Building, Hastings, UK

 

2014

Brand New Second Hand, Vigo, London

Warp and Woof, The Hole NY, New York

I Cheer a Dead Man’s Sweetheart, De La Warr Pavilion, UK

 

2013

Painting Without Paint, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

Viewing Room, AVA, The Crypt, London

 

2012

London 12, Prague City Museum, Czechoslovakia

Ululation, Vigo Gallery, London

Let There Be Light, Gazelli Art House London

Grid, Vigo Gallery, London

 

2011

Themes and Variations, Guggenheim Collection, Venice

Tape 23, Tape, Berlin

British, Vigo Gallery, London

Sometimes I wish I Could Just Disappear, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

House of the Nobleman, Boswall House, London

A Fire in the Master’s House is Set, Chapter, Cardiff

House of Beasts, Attingham Park, Shropshire, UK

Practice to Deceive, ShowStudio, London

 

2010

Fast Forward, Cultura Ingles, Sao Paulo, Brazil

The House of the Nobleman, Boswall House, London

Swan Song, St. Anne’s House, London 

 

2009

Rob Pruitt’s Flea Market Tate Modern, London

Vorspiel, Maud Piquion, Berlin

In Two Minds, 11 Spitalfields, London

Paper Work, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen 

Time is a Sausage, Domo Baal, London

Encomium, Fine Art Society,  London

Breakfast of Champions Yinka Shonibare Space London

Metro-land Merriscourt, Oxfordshire UK

 

2008

Grotto, Museum 52, london

Smoke, Pump House Gallery, London

Do Outro Lado Do Muro, Volume B, Sao Paolo, Brazil

Heart of Glass, Shoreditch Town Hall, London 

Give Me Shelter, Attingham Park, Shropshire

Death, Take Courage, London

Birds, Bats, Bees, Phillips De Pury, London       

Artists’ Playground, Reconstruction, Sudeley Castle UK

King Fisher’s Tales, Union Gallery London

 

2007

Interiors, Imoderni, Miami 

Neighbourhood Watch, Nettie Horn, London 

Rummage, Sculptors’ Drawings, Winchester Gallery, Southampton, UK                                                                         

Citadel 1, David Risley Gallery, London 

Distinctive Messengers, House of Campari, New York                         . 

 

2006

You’ll Never Know, Hayward Gallery National Touring Show, curated by Henry Krokatsis and Jeni Walwin 

Scarecrow, Averoff Foundation, Metsovo Greece 

 

2005 To Be Continued…, Nils Staerk Gallery Copenhagen 

2005 Accidental Death, David Risley Gallery, London 

2004 Showcase, South London Gallery. 

 

2004 Showcase, City Art Gallery, Edinburgh 

Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London and touring 

 

2003

Through a Sequence of Space, Nordenhake Gallery, Berlin 

Bad Touch, Keith Talent Gallery, London 

Love, 14 Wharf Road, London 

Conquistadors, Alpine Club, London 

 

2002

Sculpture in the Park, Mile End Sculpture Park 

 

2001

Waddington Style, Zwemmer Gallery, London 

 

2000

Someone, Somewhere, VTO Gallery, London 

 

1998

River Deep, Mountain High, Gallery Westland Place, London and Cooper Gallery Dundee. 

 

1997

Victoria, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London 

Jam in the Park, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London 

 

1996

Outliers 1-3, 3 Billboards sites, London 

 

1995

Mad Frankie Fraser Presents, Pierpont Row, London 

 

1995

Henry Krokatsis & David Brock, British Council, Barcelona 

 

1994

Over There, Dexter Dalwood & Henry Krokatsis, Salama-Caro, London 

No Man’s Land, Fountain Square, London

 

 

Published Books 

 

2006 You’ll Never Know: drawing and random interference Henry Krokatsis and Jeni Walwin, Hayward Gallery Publications 

1996 Henry Krokatsis-Outlier’s Antidote published by Gang of Virtue Ltd. Text by John Stezaker

 

 

Public Collections

 

New Art Gallery, Walsall

Government Art Collection UK

Zabludowicz Collection

David Roberts Foundation

Ordrupgaard Museum Denmark

 

 

selected works

Kabin
2016
Helter Skelter
2009
Untitled (window)
USURA
2011
Floor piece
[Untitled]
Double Kudu
Turning Tree
2014

current exhibitions

27 January – 16 September 2018

Henry Krokatsis

SaunaKabin

past exhibitions

12 January – 10 February 2018

Henry Krokatsis

Household Faith

Vigo Gallery
5 October 2016 – 8 January 2017

Henry Krokatsis

Kabin

28 June – 17 August 2016

Continuum

Summer Show

Vigo Gallery
14 October – 10 November 2014

Brand New Second Hand

Vigo Gallery
8 October – 9 November 2012

Ululation

Vigo Gallery
29 June – 23 September 2012

London Twelve

City Gallery of Prague
23 May – 15 June 2012

Grid

Gallery artists

Vigo Gallery
17 April – 11 May 2012

British

An exploration of Britain's cultural identity

Vigo Gallery
15 October 2011 – 1 January 2012

Henry Krokatsis

Peggy Guggenheim Gallery

Kabin

2016Wood380 x 280 cm / 149 5/8 x 110 1/4 in

Helter Skelter

2009Wood with electric lights and poly barrels 330 x 1020 cm / 129 7/8 x 401 5/8 in

Untitled (window)

found glass, lead, steel160 x 90 x 1 cm / 63 x 35 3/8 x  3/8 in

USURA

2011Mirror on coloured board70 x 76 cm / 27 1/2 x 29 7/8 in

Floor piece

Rubber505 x 252 cm / 198 7/8 x 99 1/4 in

[Untitled]

87  x 102 cm / 34 1/4 x 40 1/8 in

Double Kudu

Solid cast aluminium on oak91 x 94 x 48 cm / 35 7/8 x 37 x 18 7/8 in

Turning Tree

2014