Elizabeth Magill lives and works in London

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Headland, The New Art Gallery, Walsall
Headland, Ulster Museum, Belfast
Still (dark), Matt's Gallery, London
Headland, RHA Galleries, Dublin
Headland, Limerick City Art Gallery and Museum, Limerick
Headland, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Quasi–Real & Branch–Like, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Green Light Wanes... , Kerlin Gallery, Dublin / Towner Art Gallery & Museum, Eastbourne
Venice, Marlborough Graphics
Chronicle of Orange, Wilkinson Gallery, London (publication)
Arborescence, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin
Recent Paintings (touring exhibition), Ikon Gallery, Birmingham / Milton Keynes
Gallery, Milton Keynes / BALTIC,
Gateshead, / Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea
Artemis Greenberg Van Doren, New York NY (publication)
Hugh Lane Municipal Gallery, Dublin
Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot, Paris
Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London

Gallery Deux, Tokyo, Japan
Peer, Peer Trust Gallery, London
Kerlin Gallery, Dublin
Southampton City Art Gallery,
Southampton (publication)
Galerie 102, Dusselsorf, Germany
Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
Belongings, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin
Emilio Navarro Gallery, Madrid (publication)
Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol (publication)
Kerlin Gallery, Dublin (publication)

Belfast College of Art, Fine Art Degree, Painting
Slade School of Art, University College, London, MA Painting
Selected Group Exhibitions

Legacies: JMW Turner & contemporary art practice The New Art Gallery Walsall,
A Certain Kind of Light Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
Public View, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
High Treason: Roger Casement Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin
A Certain Kind of Light Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
Public View, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
Talking to Deptford Deptford X, London
RUA Annual Ulster Museum, Belfast
Art Without Borders RHA Galleries, Dublin
Twixt Two Worlds Towner,
Eastbourne, UK
Death & Dying MAG3 project space, Vienna, Austria
Annual Exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Under the Greenwood, Gerald Moore, Gallery, London, UK
Annual Exhibition, Royal Ulster Academy, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Under the Greenwood, St Barbe Museum, Lymington, Hampshire, UK
Landscape, Hite Collection, Soeul, Korea
Interlude, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin
The Hunt Museum, Limerick
Art Council Collection
Summer Show, Royal Academy, London
Summer Show, Royal Academy of Arts, Invited artist, London
Paralell Remix, laura Hutton Gallery, New York
Double Interview, Artspace Hue, Seoul, Korea, I–Myu Projects, London, Soeul Art Space, Seogyo
Summer Show, Royal Academy, London
Known Unknown, Gallery LOOP, Soeul, Korea
Elizabeth Magill & John Frankland, The Russian Club Gallery, London,
Northern Print Biennale, Laing Art Gallery, Hatton Gallery Newcastle
Skies, Nottingham Museum & Art Gallery, Nottingham
There not There, Crawford Museum, Cork
Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane, (publication)
Out of Place, The New Art Gallery, Walsall
Melancholia, Andrew Jensen Gallery, New Zealand
Siar, IMMA, Dublin
Landscape 2, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
Something Else (touring exhibition), Turku Art Museum, Turku, Finland (publication)
I Love Melancholy, Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland & Southampton City Art Gallery
IMMA/Glen Dimplex Exhibition, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (publication)
Shifting Ground: Fifty Years of Irish Art, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin (publication)
Places in Mind, Elizabeth Magill/ Adam Chodzko/ Stan Douglas, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast (publication)
Primio Michetti 2000, Fondazione Michetti, Italy (publication)
0044, PS1, New York and Allbright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo / Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast / Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, Cork (publication)
Artist Unknown, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
Irsk 96, Kulturfest, Arhus Kunstbyoning, Arhus, Denmark (publication)
IMMA/Glen Dimplex Artists Award, Irish Museum of Modern Art(publication)
New Voices, British Council Touring Exhibition (publication)
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Welcome Europe, Holsoboro Kunstmuseum, Denmark (publication)
A View of London, Salzburg Kunstverein, Austria (publication)
The British Art Show, McLennan Galleries, Glasgow / Leeds City Art Gallery / Hayward Gallery, London (publication)
Decoy, Serpentine Gallery, London (publication)
GPA, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin (publication)


The British Embassy, Yangon, Myanmar
Saarlandisches Kunstlerhaus, Saarbruken, Germany
'Momart Fellowship', Tate Gallery, Liverpool


'Venice' Print Project, Paragon/Paupers press, Venice/London
Parlous Land, Paragon Press Publications, London
Multples x 6, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin
Pieces of Paper Press, Artist's Books, London
Public Arts Development Trust, Heathrow Airport, London


1999 London Arts Board
1995 British Council
1989 Arts Council of Northern .Ireland
1984 Boise Travel Scholarship
1983 GPA Award, Douglas Hyde Gallery Dublin


Allied Irish Bank
American Express
Anglo Irish Bank
Arts Council of Great Britain
Arts Council of Northern Ireland
Bank of Ireland
British Council
Crawford Museum, Cork
Contemporary Arts Society
Deliotte Art Collection
Deutsche Bank
Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane
Government Art Collection London
Guinness Peat Aviation
Irish Museum of Modern Art
National Gallery of Australia
Neuberger Berman Collection, USA
Progressive, USA
Southampton City Art Gallery
Towner Art Gallery and Museum
Ulster Museum, Belfast
University of Ulster, Belfast
Worcester Museum and Art Gallery

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TIPTON, Gemma, 'Arts & Ideas', The Irish Times, 11th October 2017
MCAVERA, Brian, 'Shadowlands', Irish Arts Review, Winter Edition, December 2017–February 2018
DUNNE, Aidan, 'Elizabeth Magill – Headland', Art in Focus, 13th January 2018
HARBISON, Isobel, & NYS, Tom, Catalogue essays, Headland, publication, 2018
ALLSOP, Laura, Elizabeth Magill & John Frankland, Russian Club Gallery, London, artreview.com, 26th March 2009
ARCHER, Michael, 'A View of London', Salzburg, catalogue essay, 1991
ARCHER, Michael, Wilkinson's catalogue essay, 2008
BENNETT, Ciaran, 'Vistas on a Twilight Zone'. Irish Arts Review, Summer Issue, 2006
COOMER, Michael, 'Elizabeth Magill', Wilkinson's Gallery, Time Out, Nov 20–27th 2002
CHAN, Suzanna, 'Places in Mind', Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast, publication essay, 2000
CLANCY, Luke, 'Painting Outshines Electricity', The Irish Times, 2nd March 1995
CLARK, Robert, 'Elizabeth Magill' Liverpool, The Guardian, Thurs.,11th Aug., 1994
COXHEAD, Gabriel, 'Irish Eye', The Times, 11th August 2004
DAWSON, Barbara, The Hugh Lane Dublin City Art Gallery, publication essay, May 2004
DUNNE, Aidan, 'In Search of Boundless Territories', Irish Times, 3rd February 1999
DUNNE, Aidan, 'Some Fresh Takes on Landscape', The Irish Times, 9th November 2000
DUNNE, Aidan, 'Going Out On A High Note', The Irish Times, 24th May 2001
DUNNE, Aidan, The Irish times, 'Moments of melancholy in an Enchanted forest', The Irish Times, 21st June 2006
ETCHELLS, Tim, catalogue essay, Icon/Milton Keynes/Baltic/ 2004
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FALLON, Brian, 'Magill at The Kerlin', The Irish Times, 6th February.1992
FALLON, Brian, 'Eclectic Mix', new found landscape, The Irish Times, 27th December 1997
FERRI,David, 'Seeing Things', catalogue essay Fabjbasaglia, Rimini, 2005
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FLETCHER, Annie, Glen Dimplex Artists Awards, catalogue essay, 2001
FLETCHER, Annie, 'The British Art Show', Burlington Magazine, September 1990
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GODFREY, Tony, 'Tomorrows Painting', Painting Today, Phaidon Press 2009
GRAY, Joanna, 'Toolkit', Art of England magazine 100th Edition, interview with Elizabeth Magill, February 2013
GREENBURG ROHATYN, Jeanne, Circa, Issue 105, Autumn 2003
GREENBURG ROHATYN, Jeanne, catalogue interview, Artimis Greenberg Vandoren Gallery, NY 2002
HARRISON, Sara, review, Art Monthly, 27/279
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HEDLEY, Gill, 'New Voices', catalogue essay, British Council touring show, 1990
HENRI, Adrian, Arts and Entertainment, Evening Post, 4th August 1994
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HILTON, Tim, 'Nebulous Landscapes', The Guardian, 16th May 1990
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HUBBARD, Sue, 'Show Business', 20/20 Magazine, 5th January 1990
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KENT, Sarah, 'Elizabeth Magill at the Arnolfini', Art in America, July 1990, No.7
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MAC GIOLLA LEITH, Caoimhin, 'Journey's by moonlight', publication essay, Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane, Dublin 2003
MAC GIOLLA LEITH, Caoimhin, 'The Lie of the Land', Southampton City Art Gallery, catalogue essay, April 1999
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SCHWENDENER, Martha, 'Elizabeth Magill' ,Artforum, Summer edition 2003
SEARLE, Adrian, catalogue essay, Gallery Emilio Navarro. Madrid, 1991
SIMM, Florian–Olivier, Contemporary Art in Print, Paragon Press 2001–2006, Booth–Clibborn 2006
SMYTH, Cherry, Wilkinson Gallery, catalogue essay, 2008
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TYKKYLAINEN,Mia, 'Something Else' catalogue essay, Turku Art Museum, Finland 2003
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WALKER, Dorothy, 'All that Glitters', Sunday Times, 7th February 1999
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