Michael Ashcroft  (British, 1974) 

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Michael Ashcroft Biography
1974   Born Preston, Lancashire, UK
1993 - 1996   BA Fine Art, University of Northumbria, Newcastle, UK
  Lives and works in London, UK
Selected Exhibitions
2007   The Juddykes, The Old Art Shop at John Jones, London, UK
2006   Crave, Raw Space, London, UK
2006   Lucy Mackintosh Gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland, (solo)
2006   Seven Days, Max Wigram Gallery, London, UK (cat.), (solo)
2005   The Triumph of Painting, The Saatchi Gallery at County Hall, London, UK (cat.)
2005   Seeing Things, Galleria Fabjsaglia, Rimini, Italy (cat.)
2005   News from Nowhere, Lucy Mackintosh Gallery, Lausanne, Switzerland
2004   Jungle Painting, MWprojects, London, UK, (solo)
2004   Cinderella, Bermondsey, London, UK
2003   Exploring Landscape: Eight Views from Britain, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York, USA
2002   Landscape, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2002   Lend Us One Hundred Million, Trailer at Dingley Place, London, UK
2002   The Way Forward, Neon Gallery, Spitalfields, London, UK
2002   Seascapes, Habitat, London, UK, (solo)
2001   Trailer, Trailer at Calvert Avenue, London, UK
2001   Death To The Fascist Insect That Preys On The Life Of The People, (curated by Martin
2001   Maloney), Anthony d’Offay Gallery / Haunch of Venison, London, UK
  Collections:
  Cohen Collection, Manchester
  Ernesto Esposito Collection, Naples
  The Saatchi Gallery, London
  UBS Collection, London
  Zabludowicz Trust, London
Literature
2006   Alice BB, Michael Aschcroft
2006   Kinvara Balfour, Daily Candy
2005   AA Gill and Waldemar Januszczak, Art’s New Champions, The Sunday Times Magazine, 9 January, pp. 26-31
2005   Marinella Pademi, Seeing Things, Tema Celeste, Issue 111, p. 122
2005   David Ferri, Seeing Things: Conversation with David Ferri, Flash Art, September/August, Issue no.253, p. 125
2005   Seeing Things – Appunti sulla nouva pittura britannica, 05 July
2005   Galleria Fabjbasaglia, TK Art Agenda, 6th July
2005   Seeing things: Galleria Fabjbasaglia, 6th July
2004   Sara Harrison, Michael Ashcroft MWprojects, Parachute, Summer Issue
2004   Eliza Williams, Michael Ashcroft at MW Projects, Flash Art International, Summer Issue
2004   JJ Charlesworth, Fever, Flash Art International, November/December, Issue 239
2003   Karen Rosenberg, Landscape, Second-hand and Otherwise, Village Voice, New York, February
2003   Roberta Smith, Exploring Landscape, The New York Times, February
2003   Martin Wilson, Exploring Landscape: Eight Views of Britain, Art Monthly, London, March Issue, pp. 32-33
2002   Sarah Kent, Landscape, Saatchi Gallery, Time Out, London, May
2002   Colin Gleadell, Saatchi seeks new horizons, The Telegraph, London, May
2001   Gemma de Cruz, Michael Ashcroft, Art Review, London, April Issue
2001   Magnus Brooke, Interview with Michael Ashcroft, P.U.R.E, Issue 1, p. 73