John Russell



TREES John Russell

TREES & THE POLITICS OF DEATH 2018
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JOHN RUSSELL DOGGO

DOGGO 2018
Solo show
Bridget Donahue Gallery, NY

DOGGO John Russell

DOGGO 2018
Video (colour, sound) 48.39 minutes
Screenings at Bridget Donahue Gallery
NY & Kunsthalle Zürich (2017)

John Russell TELEPATH

TELEPATH
2018
Backlit digital print on vinyl
450 x 1090 cm
Commisioned by Glasgow International
for Cellular World, GOMA, Glasgow

John Russell TOFF GEEZA

TOFF-GEEZA
2018
Animated gif, 5 seconds

John Russell SOFA

SOFA
2018
Video (colour, sound) 3.52 mins
Screenings at Sick Monday/Street Trash
Genesis Cinema, London, CCA, Glasgow
& Deptford Cinema

GOLD JOHN RUSSELL

GOLD
2018
Solo show
HIGH ART, Paris


John Russell DOGGO

DOGGO
2017
Solo show & Publication
Kunsthalle Zürich

Filth John Russell

THE FILTH: SPIRITUALISED
2017
Backlit digital print on vinyl
Various dimensions.
Shown at LISZT Basel Art Fair &
As Above, So Below: Portals, Visions,
Spirits
& Mystics, IMMA, Dublin

John Russell BORIS

BORIS 2016
Photoprint on dibond, 100 x 270 cm
Shown at The Grand Dold Projects Art
Gala Group show
, Villa Junghans, 
Roggenbachstraße, Germany

BOURGEOIS
Le BOURGEOIS 2016
Group show
Collaboration with Dan Mitchell
Le Bourgeois, 4 Eros House, London

LEECH JOHN RUSSELL
LEECH 2016
Backlit digital print on vinyl, 91 x 91cm
Shown at TETRAGRAMMATON
Duo show, Joey Holder & John Russell
LD5O Gallery

GUIDE
TWO TALKS 2016
Guide
Watts Institute, San Francisco
& Press Release
Yale Union, Portland

SQRRL John Russell

SQRRL
2015
Solo show
Bridget Donahue Gallery, NY

LIAF John Russell

Adjacent Bureaucracy
Enhancement, Diagonal
Slaughter Optimisation &
Parallell Domination Facility
2015
3 Backlit digital prints on vinyl
Commissioned for L.I.A.F
Disappearing Acts
, Svolvær, Norway

SQRRL FONT

SQRRL FONT
2015
Font

Black Magic

Black Forest Magic
2015
Duo show
Dan Mitchell & John Russell,
Dold Projects, Sankt Georgen, Germany

ETON John Russell

ETON 2015
Solo show
Black Church Print Studio, Dublin

Aquarium Proletarium john Russell

Aquarium Proletarium 2015
Solo show
MOT International, London

John Russell Good Shepherd

The Good Shepherd 2014
Solo show
KARST, Plymouth

Frozen Tears John Russell

Everything is About to Happen
2014
Archive of artists books
Including Frozen Tears I-III
as part of The Library Vacine
Artists Space, New York

John Russell Judgement

JUDGEMENT 2014
Backlit digital print on vinyl, 3.5m x 6.87m
Commissioned for JUDGEMENT
Solo show at Portman Gallery, London

PIZZA PORN John Russell

PIZZA PORN
2014
8 x AO digital prints,
Shown in A Speculum That Shines
ROWING, London

CAPITAL John Russell
CAPITAL 2013
Exhibition of posters
Andrew Cooper, Enda Deburka,
Dean Kenning & John Russell
Xero, Kline & Coma London

BANK John Russell

THE BANQUET YEARS
2013
BANK survey show
MOTINTERNATIONAL
72 New Bond Street London

John Russell JEXUS
JEXUS
2012
Solo show
MOT International, Brussels

SOFA John Russell

SOFA 2012
Webpage
www.conduire.co.uk

John Russell THE SOCIAL

The Social
2011
Performance by Fabienne Audéoud
& John Russell, at opening reception of
After Shelley Duvall '72 (Frogs on the
High Line)
at Maccarone, New York

John Russell Giraffes

Giraffes with the faces of
ecstatic saints
2011
7 paintings by F. Audéoud & J. Russell
Oil/acrylic on microfibre
Shown at After Shelley Duvall '72
(Frogs on the High Line)
Maccarone, NY
& Painting Show Eastside Projects,
Birmingham (Both 2011)

John Russell MONO_JOY

Mono))chr~o~*me~*~'`^`'~*-
,._.,-*~'`^`'~*-Joy
2011
Back-lit digital print on vinyl,
400 x 779cm
Narrative Show
Eastside Projects, Birmingham.

I can see for miles John Russell

Angel of History. I can see
for miles
2011
Digital print installed on railway bridge
spanning pedestrianised high street in
Southend. Focal Point Gallery
12 Sept - 22 Oct

Vermillion

Vermillion Vortex 2010
Animated film
22:48 mins

John Russell Public Sculpture

Public Sculpture [the social] 2010
Double-strike CMYK print on vinyl
on deep buttressed Layher system
scaffold (4.2 x 8.4 x 6.23 metres)
Frieze Art Fair Sculpture Park
Regents Park, London

Explain John Russell
Explain Death to Very Young
Children
2010
Solo show
O U T P O S T Gallery, Norwich
Including Negative Space (2010)
Letterpress print in an Edition of 109
produced by Stone Canyon Nocturne

Abstraction Labour Time

Untitled (Abstraction of Labour
Time /Eternal Recurrence/
Monad)
2010
Inkjet Print on metallic silver polyester
841 x 643mm. Edition of 50 + 10ap
Artist of the Month Club: Feb
Invisible Exports Gallery, New York

BarefootintheHead

Based on an image of a
performance ...
2009
Performance at Barefoot in the Head
Curated by Mark Beasley,
Alun Rowlands & John Russell
Bruce High Quality Venue, New York

Dark Monarch John Russell

Untitled (Abstraction of Labour
Time/Eternal Recurrence/Monad)
2009
Backlit digital print on vinyl, 450 x 7660cm
The Dark Monarch Magic & Modernity in
British Ar
t. Tate St Ives & Towner Art
Gallery, Eastbourne (Both 2010)



Faerie Poem John Russell

Faerie Poem 2009
Backlit digital print on vinyl,
475 x 1064cm and giclée print on
archival paper, 21 x 29.7cm.
Exhibited in East International 09
Norwich Gallery, Norwich

Ocean Pose Pink John Russell

Ocean Pose [Pink]
2008
Backlit digital print on vinyl, 3 x 7.9M
Exhibited in Sudden White/
Royal Academy, London

John Russell The Paint

The Paint
2008
Solo show.
MOT International, London

Butterfly John Russell

Untitled [Butterfly]
2008
A4 digital print Exhibited in in A4 Editions
Five Years Gallery, London 2008
& Uncle Chop Chop, Magazine 4

John Russell Mummy

Untitled [DADDY]
2008
Digital image
Published in Fools Gold Issue 1: Practice
and Improvisation in performance.

Edinburgh: Edinburgh College of Art

Return of Living Dead

Return of Living Dead Return Of
the living dead III
2009
Circulated as part of Whitney Biennial by
Dexter Sinister & published Gest/Laboratory
of Synthesis
, Lndn: Bookworks, 2008 & in
True Mirror Microfiche
by Dexter Sinister
as part of Talk Show at ICA, London

ne pas jouer

Ne pas jouer avec des choses
mortes
2008
Group exhibition at Villa Arson, Nice.
In collaboration with Fabienne Audeoud.
Group show including John Bock, Mike
Kelley, Roman Signer and Franz West.

O% criticality John russell

0% Criticality 2008
Mute Magazine Cover Design
Vol 2, No. 8, May

Intrusions

Intrusions au Petit Palais 2007
Group show. Musée du Petit Palais, Paris
Including Pink Too 2002
Painting by F. Audeoud & J. Russell

What Capitalism producers is Gravediggers

What Capitalism Produces is Its
Own Gravediggers
2007
16 illustrations included in the book Six
impossible things before breakfast

In collaboration with Fabienne Audeoud
Published by Centro Cultural Montehermoso

John Russell Frozen Tears III

Frozen Tears III 2007
Contributing editor/designer.
800-page horror/theory BESTSELLER.

Ocean Pose John Russell

Ocean Pose
2007
Four large-scale backlit digital prints
Solo show.
Matts Gallery, London

Off Modern

Off Modern
2007
La Station, Nice
Group show. Collaboration with Fabienne
Audeoud. Incl. Rita Ackerman, Blood ‘n
Feathers, Josh Smith and Reena Spawlings

Platforming

On Platforming 2006
Group exhibition at Locust Projects,
Miami, Florida, USA.
Installation of Frozen Tears books
urinated on by selected writers

Painters John Russell

Painters without paintings &
paintings without painters
2006
Orchard Gallery, New York, USA.
Group exhibition curated by Gareth James.

Visible & Expressible John Russell

The Visible and the Expressible:
Flesh Doesn’t Travel
Well These Days
2005
Solo show.
Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

GENIESS John Russell

Geniess
2005
Solo show.
Norwich Gallery
Norwich.

Pourquoi les femmes

Pourquoi les femmes
aiment-elles l’enfer?
2005
Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France.
Survey show of collaborative
work, F. Audeoud & J Russell 2000-5

Slim Volume

Slimvolume
2004
Group show and publication organised
by Andrew Hunt. REDUX, London

John Russell The Thinking

THE THINKING
2004
PS1/MoMa, New York USA.
Collaboration with Mark Beasley, Sam
Walls & Damon Packard. As part of
Romantic Detachment exhibition
curated by Grizedale Arts.

Voicing the Vagina

Voicing the Vagina
2004
Bookworks Commission
Fabienne Audéoud & John Russell
8 Limited edition posters & film event/
installation at Commercial Tavern &
Posters flyposted around London.

AXPRESSUNIZM

Axxxpressunizm
2004
Vilma Gold Gallery, London
and Alice Day Gallery, Brussels.
Group show curated by John Russell
& Mark Beasley.

pink paintings

Pink Paintings 2002-04
Films, performance and paintings by
Fabienne Audéoud & John Russell

Sleaze John Russell

Sleaze Magazine
2004
6 Page artist project.
June, pp 105-111

John Russell Frozen Tears II

Frozen Tears II: the sequel 2004
Contributing editor/designer.
800-page horror/theory BESTSELLER.

John Russell FT1

Frozen Tears I
2003
Contributing editor/designer.
800-page horror/theory BESTSELLER.

John Russell Angloponce

ANGLOPONCE
2003
Co-curated group exhibition, Raymund
Brinkman, Mark Beasley & John Russell.
The Trade Apartment, London

John Russell Twenty women play

Twenty women play the drums
topless
2002
Performance.
Fabienne Audéoud & John Russell
(in collaboration with Wayne Lloyd)
South London Gallery, London

John Russell Collagist

The Collagist
2002
Solo show.
The Trade Apartment, London

Abstract John Russell

Abstract Painting
2001
3 Paintings, oil on microfibre
The International 3, Manchester

Recent

Recent Paintings
2001
Ten digital prints
Birmingham Institute of Art and Design.

Becks

Becks Futures II
2001
21 paintings & film. Group show
In collaboration with Fabienne Audéoud
ICA, London.

John Russell kills

John Russell kills Fabienne
Audéoud in the style of William
Burroughs
2000
Performance. Collaboration with
Fabienne Audéoud at Cover Versions
Trade Apartment, London.

Nothing so profane

There is nothing so profane
2000
Solo exhibition. Paintings and films.
Collaboration with Fabienne Audéoud.
Beaconsfield, London

Performance-ative

Performance-ative Paintings
2000
25 Paintings. Fabienne Audéoud &
John Russell

BANK
Projects and exhibitions
1990 - 2000






If hope were a time machine

If Hope Were a Time Machine
1999
BANK solo show.
Magazin 4, Bregenz, Austria

Field of Dreams

Field of Dreams Paintings
1999
4 paintings and posters
EAST, Norwich Gallery
Also shown at:
Protest and Survive, Whitechapel Gallery
London 2002

FaxBak NY
FAX-BAK NEW YORK 1999
BANK solo show.
Corrected press releases.
Rupert Goldsworthy Gallery, New York

Fax Bak LDN

Fax-Bak London 1999
BANK solo show
Corrected press releases.
Gallerie Poo Poo, 34 Underwood St

DEAD LIFE
Dead Life
1999
BANK solo show
Mayor Gallery
22a Cork Street, London

Whitecubed

White3
1998
3 BANK curated exhibitions
BANK and Bethan Huws, Art & Language
& Lolly Batty.
Gallerie Poo Poo, London.

Stop short changing

Stop short-changing us.
Popular culture is for idiots
We believe in art
1998
BANK solo show
Gallerie Poo Poo, London

Afraid BANK

Who's Afraid of The Red, White
& Blue?
1998
Conference, UCE, Birmingham
Incl.g BANK, Michael Corris, Jean Fisher,
Jaki Irvine,Yinka Shonibare, Gavin Turk,
Mark Wallinger & Patricia Bickers

GalerieWinner
Gallerie Winner 1998
Solo show: Wayne Winner
DOG, 34 Underwood Street, London

Truth

Truth Boulder
1998 & Bourgeois
Art Object Attempting to Escape
the Gallery
1996 BANK sculptures
shown at Their Chromakey and Ours,
Waygood, Newcastle 1996 &
Eastenders
, Manchester Town Hall 1998

Mask of Gold BANK

Mask of Gold
1997
BANK curated group show
DOG, 34 Underwood Street, London
Including Christy Astuy, BANK, David
Burrows, Margarita Gluzberg, Mark Jones,
Roddy Thomson & The Lowe Brothers,
Peter Seymour and Eric Wright

Winkle BANK

Winkle 1997
BANK curated group show
BANK, Jake & Dinos Chapman, Minimal
Club, John Cussans & Ranu Mukhergee,
Michelle Griffiths and Russell Haswell.
Gallerie Poo Poo, London.
Touring to Bricks & Kicks, Vienna.

GOD BANK

GOD 1997
Liz Arnold and BANK
BANK curated show
DOG, 34 Underwood Street, London

The BANK Tabloid

The BANK Tabloid
1997
Various Issues
Launch event at
DOG, 34 Underwood st, London.
The Trade Apartment, London

Life/Live

Life/Live 1996/7
Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
& Centro Cultural De Belem, Lisbon
Survey show of Bristish art. BANK
curated Cool Tears including BANK,
Simon Martin, and John Stezaker.

DOG-U-MENTAL BANK

DOG-U-MENTAL 1997
BANK curated - 8 Shows staged
simultaneously: Bonkers Bird, Goffick/
Go-orfick, Shut up you stupid cunt,
Togetherness, Stapleton's Last Show,
The Pathology of Social Interaction, House
of Wax and Ocean Floor.
DOG, Underwood St, London

BANK TV

BANK T.V 1997
BANK curated show
Filming 6 hours a day, 6 days a week for
3 weeks in London and Manchester.
Distributing the video tapes daily to
venues incl. ICA, London; Transmission
Gallery, Glasgow; Castlefield Gallery,
Manchester and The Eagle Pub, London.

BANK Class Vegas

Class Vegas
1997
Group show organised by Dave Beech.
Incl. series of Posters by BANK.
The Embassy, London

Fuck Shit Walk

Fuck Shit Walk
1996
BANK sponsored walk
BANKSPACE, London

My Darling Cicciolina

My Darling Cicciolina...1995
Group show
Last Order(s) 134 Curtain Road, London
Group Show Incl. BANK, Martin Creed,
Jeremey Deller, Jane Simpson, Bob &
Roberta Smith, Jessica Voorsanger

Roadworks BANK

Roadworks
1996
BANK public artwork
Tottenham Court Road, London
Public art project organised by FAT

Compartments BANK

Compartments 1996
BANK solo show as part of Compartments
project, various sites in Copenhagen.
Incl. Allgirls, ampcom, BANK, Bricks &
Kicks, City Racing, Minimal Club, Purple
Prose, Saga Basement, Transmission, W139.
Ridehaus, Copenhagen.

BANK Happy Squirrel Club

Happy Squirrel Club
1996
BANK curated show
Liz Arnold, BANK, Anke Dessin, Stephen
Glynn, Roddy Thompson & Colin Lane,
Matt Mitchell, Mike Nelson, Orphan Drift
& Rebecca Warren.
De Fabriek, Eindhoven

BANK Fuck OFF

Fuck Off
1996
BANK curated show
BANK, Lolly Batty, Gavin Turk
& Rebecca Warren
DOG, London

BANK Cocaine Orgasm

Cocaine Orgasm 1995
BANK curated show
Tim Allen, Liz Arnold, BANK, Lolly Batty,
Simon Bill, John Cussams & Ranu
Mukhergee, Stephen Glynn, Gerard
Hemsworth, Soren Martinsen, Muntean/
Rosenblum, Chris Ofili, Janette Parris,
John Stezaker, Michael Stubbs, Rebecca
Warren, Max Wigram, Andrew Williamson.
BANKSPACE Curtain Road, London

BANK Charge Of Light Brigade

The Charge of the Light Brigade
1995
BANK curated show
Simon Bedwell, John Cussans & Colin
Lane, Matthew Higgs, Orphan Drift, Bob
& Roberta Smith. BANKSPACE, London

BANK Zombie Golf

Zombie Golf 1995
BANK curated show
Dave Beech, Adam Chodzko, Maria
Cook, Martin Creed, Peter Doig,
Matthew Higgs,Sivan Lewin,
John Stezaker. BANKSPACE, London

BANK Wish You Were Here
Wish you were here 1994
BANK curated show
Simon Bedwell, Sonia Boyce, David
Burrows, The Cabinet Gallery, Lucy
Gunning, Anne-Christian Lislegaard,
Matt Mitchelll, Ian Pratt, John Russell,
Bob & Roberta Smith, Milly Thompson
& Andrew Williamson.
BANKSPACE, London

BANK Natural History

Natural History
1993
BANK curated show
BANK, Dave Burrows, John Russell, Milly
Thompson and John Timberlake.
Battlebridge Road, London

Space International

Space International
1992
BANK curated show
Simon Bedwell, Luis Contreras, Dino
Demosthenous, Velentine Figueros,
Esther McLaughlin, Derek Ogbourne,
Jim Russell, John Russell, Stephen Park.
Battlebridge Road, London.

BANK Chlorine

Chlorine 1992
BANK curated show
Simon Bedwell, Dino Demosthenous,
John Russell, Chris Winter, Julia Judge
and Carole Smith.
Marshall Street Leisure Centre, London.

BANK

BANK 1991
BANK curated show
Simon Bedwell, Dino Demosthenous,
John Russell, Chris Winter
and Carole Smith.
Lewisham Way, London

XXXHIBITIONZZZ

XXXXHIBITIONZZ
1988-90
Simon Bedwell & John Russell
Various Venues