Kenneth Martin  (British, 1905-1984) 

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Kenneth Martin, Seated Figure

 

Kenneth Martin
Seated Figure
circa 1940

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Kenneth Martin, Portrait of Mary Martin, the Artist's Wife

 

Kenneth Martin
Portrait of Mary Martin, the Artist's Wife
circa 1934

The Court Gallery
Kenneth Martin, Chain System (4th Version)

 

Kenneth Martin
Chain System (4th Version)
1968

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Kenneth Martin, Chance Order Change 14 'Milton Park B'

 

Kenneth Martin
Chance Order Change 14 'Milton Park B', 1981
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Kenneth Martin, Chance, order, change 13, Milton park A

 

Kenneth Martin
Chance, order, change 13, Milton park A, 1980
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Kenneth Martin, Metamorphoses (+ Chance, Order, Change, 1981, color screenprint; 2 works)

 

Kenneth Martin
Metamorphoses (+ Chance, Order, Change, 1981, color screenprint; 2 works), 1976-1977
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1905   Born in Sheffield
1923 - 1929   Worked in Sheffield as a designer
1927 - 1929   Studied at Sheffield School of Art
1930   Married Mary Balmford
1929 - 1932   Studied at the Royal College of Art, London
1965   Gold Medal, President of the Italian Council of Ministers, on the occasion of the International Congress of Artists and Critics at Verucchio
1946 - 1967   Visiting teacher at Goldsmiths’ College of Art, London
1971   Awarded OBE
1976   Honorary Doctorate, Royal College of Art
1976   Midsummer Prize, City of London
1984   Died in London
2001   Definitions of Chance: Kenneth Martin / François Morellet / Sonja Rijnhout / Zdenek Sykora, Art Affairs, Amsterdam
1999   Annely Juda Fine Art, London (solo)
1999   Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge (solo)
1999   a line in painting, Gallery Fine, London
1997   Sherman Galleries, Sydney (solo)
1996   Out of Order, Independent Art Space, London and John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
1995 - 1996   Drawing on Chance: Selections from the Collection, Museum of Modern Art New York
1995   Drawing the Line, South Bank Centre National Touring Exhibition
1995   Portfolio 55 Protagonistov Konstruirare Umetuosti, Ljubijana
1994   Art Unlimited, Multiples of the 60s and 90s, South Bank Centre National Touring Exhibition
1994   1st International Print Triennale, Krakow, Katowice and Torun, Poland
1994   Line + Movement, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1993   Partners, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1993   New Beginnings, Postwar British Art from the collection of Ken Powell, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Sheffield and London
1992   Zufall aus Prinzip, Wilhelm-Hack-Museum, Ludwigshafen
1990   British - Systematism, Stiftung fuer Konstructive und Konkrete Kunst, Zurich
1990   Masterpieces from the Arts Council Collection, organised by South Bank Centre for Ueno Royal Museum, Tokyo
1990   Konkret Zehn, Kunsthalle & Kunsthaus, Nuremberg
1990   Avant-Garde British Printmaking 1914-60, British Museum, London
1990   Camberwell Painters, Austin/Desmond Fine Art, Sunninghill
1990   Galerie Renée Ziegler, Zurich (with Mary Martin) (solo)
1989   Galerie Lydia Megert, Bern (solo)
1989   Quadrat Bottrop (solo)
1989   Joseph Albers Museum (with Mary Martin) (solo)
1989   Painting the Visible World, Austin Desmond Fine Art, London
1989   ‘The Experience of Painting’, South Bank Centre and Laing Art Gallery Tour to Newcastle, Sheffield and Stoke
1989   From Picasso to Abstraction, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1989   ‘Das Quadratische Feur’, Kunsthalle, Darmstadt
1988 - 1989   ‘The Presence of Painting’. South Bank Centre Tour: Sheffield, Newcastle and Birmingham
1988 - 1989   Modern British Sculpture from the Collection, Tate Gallery, Liverpool
1988   The Non-Objective World Revisited, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1988   ‘Exhibition Road’, Painters at the Royal College of Art, RCA Gulbenkian Hall
1987   Annely Juda Fine Art, London (with Mary Martin) (solo)
1986   40 Years of Modern Art 1945-85, Tate Gallery, London
1986   From Figuration to Abstraction, Annely Juda Fine Art, London
1986   Arte e Scienza-Sezione II Colore, 42nd International Art Exhibition, Venice Biennale
1986   British Prints, The Post-War Years 1945-60, Redfern Gallery, London
1985   Serpentine Gallery, London (solo)