CURRENTLY

You can view progress of my current paintings and pictures of recent shows on the Instagram account @PSimkinsArt

An interview in 2016 with art critic Tabish Khan can be found here

ARTIST'S CURRICULUM VITAE

Solo Exhibitions

2016     - Moments, BBK Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany

2010     - 9 Langton Street Gallery, Chelsea, London

2009    - Drella Gallery, Godalming, Surrey



Selected Group Exhibitions

2017     - ING Discerning Eye 2017, Mall Galleries, London - (invited artist)

             - Eclosion, Hatsh, Espace Commines, Paris

2016     - London Art Fair 2016, C&C Gallery 

             - Visions in the Nunnery, The Nunnery Gallery, London

             - UK Young Artists Festival, Derby, UK   

             - La Laideur, Galerie 60 Adada, Saint-Denis, Paris

             - Hatsh at Galerie Joseph, Paris

2015     - A/S/L, C&C Gallery,  London

             - Connect2Colour Art Prize, Lacey Contemporary, London

             - Rainbow Merchant, Schwartz Gallery, London

             - Surface Tension, The Architects Gallery, Teddington, Surrey

             - Featured in Saatchi Online’s “Spotlight on London” and “Street Art” collection

2014     - Repre Art Collective, Tugboat Tea Company, Brooklyn, New York

             - Art in Transit, BBK Oldenburg Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany

             - Church, Installation project, House Gallery, Camberwell, London

2013     - Repre Art Collective, Silvex Studios, Shoreditch, London

2012     - 20:12, DegreeArt Gallery, London

             - Repre Art Collective, The Crypt Gallery, Trafalgar Sq

2010     - National Open Art Exhibition 2010, Minerva Theatre, Chichester

2009     - National Open Art Exhibition 2009, Minerva Theatre, Chichester

             - Align, Edgar Modern Gallery, Bath,

             - Islington Arts Summer Salon, London

             - An Age of Miracles, Brick Lane Gallery, London

2008     - New Blood 2008, Britannia House, London

             - 63 Degrees, Degree Show , Coventry University

             - New Horizons, RBSA, Birmingham



Performances

2017     - Three Heads, Lille Palais des Beaux Arts, France

             - Three Heads, Eclosion, Hatsh, Espace Commines, Paris

2016     - Dance and Draw, A/S/L, C&C Gallery, London

             - Dance and Draw, Visions in the Nunnery, The Nunnery Gallery, London - a 'Frieze' recommended event

             - Dance and Draw, BBK Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany

             - Three Heads, UK Young Artists Festival, Derby, UK

2014     - Dance and Draw, Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London

             - Dance and Draw, Voila Festival, The Cockpit Theatre, London

             - Dance and Draw, Eye Candy Festival, Birmingham

             - Dance and Draw, The Workshop, Paris, France

2013     - Three Heads, DegreeArt Gallery, London



Residencies

2016     -  Jour et Nuit Collectif, Saint Michel, Paris

2013     - DegreeArt Gallery, London



Projects

2011/12 - BT sponsored Storyteller for the London Olympic and Paralympic Games 

                  See the work


Education

2008    - 1st Class Hons degree in BA Fine Art & Illustration, Coventry University

2005    - Foundation Studies Diploma in Fine Art Painting, Wimbledon School of Art 



Collections

Work is in public and private collections throughout the UK, including Coventry Building Society, Peel Hunt and Angola LNG.

It is also amongst collections in France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Finland and Australia.