Maggi Hambling
1945

Born Sudbury, Suffolk

Studied

1960

With Lett Haines and Cedric Morris

1962–4

Ipswich School of Art

1964–7

Camberwell School of Art

1967–9

Slade School of Fine Art

Awards

1969

Boise Travel Award, New York

1977

Arts Council Award

1980–1

First Artist in Residence, National Gallery, London

1995

Jerwood Painting Prize (with Patrick Caulfield)

2005

Marsh Award for Excellence in Public Sculpture for Scallop

Exhibitions

1967

Paintings and Drawings, Hadleigh Gallery, Suffolk

1973

Paintings and Drawings, Morley Gallery, London

1977

New Oil Paintings, Warehouse Gallery, London

1981

Drawings and Paintings on View, National Gallery, London

1983

Pictures of Max Wall, National Portrait Gallery London and tour

1987

Maggi Hambling, Serpentine Gallery, London

1988

Maggi Hambling, Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh, Maclaurin Art Gallery, Ayr. Moments of the Sun, Arnolfini, Bristol and tour

1990

New Paintings 1989-90, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1991

An Eye Through a Decade, Yale Center for British Art, Newhaven, Connecticut

1992

The Jemma Series, monotypes, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1993

Dragon Morning, Works in Clay, CCA Galleries, London

1993

Towards Laughter, Maggi Hambling, Northern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland and tour

1995

Jerwood Painting Prize, Royal Academy of Scotland, Edinburgh, Royal Academy, London

1996

Sculpture in Bronze, Marlborough Fine Art London

1997

A Matter of Life and Death, Bothy Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, West Yorkshire. A Statue for Oscar Wilde, National Portrait Gallery, London; Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin

1998

A Convesation with Oscar Wilde, unveiled Adelaide Street, London, facing Charing Cross Station

2000

Good Friday, Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, Suffolk

2001

Good Friday, Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. Henrietta Moraes by Maggi Hambling, Marlborough Fine Art, London. Father, Morley Gallery, London

2003

The Very Special Brew Series, Sotheby’s, London. North Sea Paintings, Snape Maltings Concert Hall Gallery, Suffolk. Scallop, a sculpture to celebrate Benjamin Britten, unveiled Aldeburgh, Suffolk

2004

Thorpeness Sluice and North Sea Waves, Peter Pears Gallery, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

2006

Portraits of People and the Sea, Marlborough Fine Art London

2007

No Straight Lines, Octagon Gallery, Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Victoria Art Gallery, Bath, Abbot Hall, Kendal Waves Breaking, Marlborough Graphics, London. Waves Breaking, Northumbria University Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne. Waves and Waterfalls, Abbot Hall, Kendal

2008

Waves and Waterfalls, Marlborough Fine Art, London. Waterfalls and Slaughden Waves, Peter Pears Gallery, Aldeburgh, Suffolk. North Sea Waves, David Case Fine Art, Norfolk

2009

George always-portraits of George Melly by Maggi Hambling, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool and National Portrait Gallery, London. The Sea - paintings by LS Lowry and Maggi Hambling, The Lowry, Salford, Manchester.

2010

Maggi Hambling: The Wave, The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge Maggi Hambling: New Sea Sculpture, Paintings and Etchings, Marlborough Fine Art, London. The Brixton Heron, The Prince & Dex Building, London.

2012

You are the Sea, installation shown at SNAP 2012, Aldeburgh Festival.

2013

The Resurrection Spirit, unveiled at St Dunstan’s Church, Mayfield, East Sussex, UK. Wall of water, The Hermitage, St Petersburg, Russia. The Winchester Tapestries unveiled at Winchester Cathedral, Winchester, UK. War Requiem, installation shown at SNAP 2013, Aldeburgh Festival

2014

Maggi Hambling : Walls of Water, The National Gallery London (26 November 2014–15 February 2015), Walls of Water: The Monotypes, Marlborough Fine Art (3 December 2014–10 January 2015)