1951, Bradford, England.
Lives and works in London

Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, UK Arts Council, London, UK

Acmcm Centre d’ Art Contemporain, Perpignan, France

AMOREPACIFIC Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.

Arts Council, London

Bayerische Staatsgemaldesammlung, Munich, Germany

Birmingham Museum of Art,  Birmingham, UK

British Council, London UK

British Museum, London, UK

Castle Museum, Nottingham, UK

Churchill College, Cambridge, UK

Contemporary Arts Society, London, UK

Greater London Arts Association, London, UK

Institute Valencia d’ Art Modern, Valencia, Spain

Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

John Creasey Collection, Salisbury, UK

Kunsthalle Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Leeds City Art Gallery, Leeds, UK

Long Museum, Shanghai, China

Louisiana Museum, Humlebaek, Denmark

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA

Modern Art Museum, Stockholm, Sweden

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, USA

Museum of Contemporary Art, Wisconsin,USA

Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK

Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

Palm Springs Desert Museum, California, USA

Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany

Portland Museum, Portland, Oregon, USA

Royal Academy Collection, London UK

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery, Swindon UK 

Tate Gallery, London, UK

Theo Wormland Stiftung, Munich, Germany

Toledo Museum, Ohio, USA

Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, UK

Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK

Würth Museum, La Rioja, Spain

Yale University Art Gallery, Connecticut, USA

2017

Tony Bevan, Paintings  Leeahn Gallery Daegu, Korea

2016 

Tony Bevan, Paintings, Leeahn Gallery, Seoul, Korea

Tony Bevan, Du Song, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong

Cartwright Hall, Bradford City Art Gallery, Bradford, UK

2014       

Trees and Archives, Ben Brown Fine Arts, London (Catalogue)

2013     

Chinese Trees, Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong

Recent Paintings, Niagara Gallery, Melbourne

Recent Paintings, Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney

2012   

LA Louver Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2011  

“Tony Bevan Self-Portraits” National Portrait Gallery, London (Catalogue)

“Tony Bevan”  Ben Brown Fine Arts, London (Catalogue)

“Tony Bevan”  Ben Brown Fine Arts, Hong Kong (Catalogue)

2010    

“Tony Bevan Painting Installation” De la Warr Pavillion, Bexhill, England

“Tony Bevan Recent Paintings” Galerie Vidal Saint Phalle, Paris, France

2009    

Tony Bevan Construct” James Hyman Gallery, London

“Tony Bevan New Recent Work” Michel Soskine Inc, Madrid, Spain

2008    

“Tony Bevan New Paintings” Ben Brown Fine Arts, London (Catalogue)

2007

“Tony Bevan”, La Louver, Venice, California

“Tony Bevan: Monotypes” Marlborough Gallery, London (Catalogue)

“Tony Bevan paintings 1982-2007”, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Perpignan, France.

2006

“Tony Bevan, Table Top Paintings”, Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris.

“Tony Bevan, Paintings And Works On Paper 1982-2005”

Liverpool Street Gallery, Sydney, Australia.

Tony Bevan – Paintings 1987-2005

Turnpike Gallery, Leigh, Manchester, England (Catalogue)

“Tony Bevan” Ben Brown Fine Arts, London (Catalogue).

2005

“Tony Bevan” A Retrospective Exhibition

at IVAM – Instituit Valencia d’art modern, Valencia, Spain.

“Tony Bevan Paintings 1994-2005” Michel Soskine Inc. Madrid, Spain.

2003

“Tony Bevan – Recent Work”, Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris.

“Tony Bevan, Works on Paper”, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem.

“Tony Bevan: Works from Deptford, 1982–2002”

Abbott Hall Art Gallery, Cumbria, UK.

“Tony Bevan”, Milton Keynes Gallery, UK.

2002

“Tony Bevan”, Paintings and Drawings, Robert Miller Gallery, NY.

“Tony Bevan”, Drawings, Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art, London, UK.

“Tony Bevan – The Complete Prints”, James Hyman Fine Art, UK.

2000

“Tony Bevan”, Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art, London (Catalogue)

1999

“Tony Bevan Paintings”, Abbot Hall Art Gall. UK

“Tony Bevan, Paintings and Drawings”, L.A. Louver CA

“Tony Bevan, Neue Bilder”, Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich.

1998

“Tony Bevan”, Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art, London.

1997

“Tony Bevan Paintings of the 80’s and 90’s”, Brandenburisge. Germany (Catalogue)

1996

“Tony Bevan Neue Bilder”, Munich.

“Tony Bevan”, Matt’s Gallery, London.

“Tony Bevan”, Theo Waddington Fine Art, London.

1995

“Tony Bevan Kopf Bilder”, Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich.

“Tony Bevan Recent Paintings”, L.A. California.

1993

“Tony Bevan: New Paintings and Prints” Gal.Wittenbrink, Germany.

“Tony Bevan: Drawings”, Frith Street Gallery, London.

“Tony Bevan”, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London.

“The Meeting and Related Works”, Louver Gallery, NY.

1992

“The Meeting and Other Recent Paintings”, L.A. California.

1991

“Tony Bevan”, Louver Gallery, New York.

“Tony Bevan”, Galerie Elke Zink, Baden-Baden.

1989

“Tony Bevan, Paintings”, L.A. Louver, Inc., California

“Tony Bevan”, Staatsgalerie moderner Kunst, Munich, 1990

“Tony Bevan Neue Bilder”, Galerie Wittenbrink

“Tony Bevan”, Kunstverein Lingen, Germany.

1988

“Tony Bevan”, Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich, Germany “Tony Bevan

Neue Bilder”, Kunsthalle Kiel, Germany.

Tony Bevan”, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York.

1987–8

“Tony Bevan – Paintings 1980–87”, ICA, London

Touring UK venues: Orchard Gallery, Cambridge; Cartwright Hall, Bradford.

1986

“Tony Bevan”, Matts Gallery, London.

“Tony Bevan Neue Bilder”, Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich.

1985

“The Honest Portrait”, National Portrait Gallery, London.

“Emblems”, Riverside Studios, London.

1984

“Tony Bevan”, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales.

“Tony Bevan: Bilder”, Galerie Wittenbrink, Regensburg.

1983

“Tony Bevan, Portraits and Emblems”, Galeria Akumulatory 2 Poznan,

Poland.

1982

“Tony Bevan”, Matt’s Gallery, London.

1981

“Tony Bevan”, Matt’s Gallery, London.

1976

Robert Self Gallery, London.

Caius College Gallery, Cambridge.

2015

Self Image and Identity”,  Turner Contemporary, Margate.

2012

Tony Bevan – Max Neumann – Martin Assig, Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris.

Messerschmidt and Modernity”, The J Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA

2011

Loose Cannon”, LA Louver Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

“Figuration”, LA Louver Gallery, CA.

“Summer Exhibition”   Royal Academy of Arts, London

“Beyond the Human Clay” James Hyman Gallery, London (Catalogue)

2010

“Figuration” LA Louver Gallery, Los Angeles

“Summer Exhibition” Royal Academy Of Arts, London

“Able Bodied”  University of Las Vegas, USA

‘Interior Spaces’  Eagle Gallery, London

2009

“Summer Exhibition” Royal Academy Of Arts, London

“Paint Made Flesh” Frist Centre For Visual Arts Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.A. (Catalogue)

The Philips Collection, Washington Dc, U.S.A.

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NYC, U.S.A.

2008

“Violence and Sensation, Francis Bacon and the Remaking of Appearance” James Hyman Gallery, London

“Summer Exhibition” Royal Academy of Arts, London.

“Building Bridges” Today Art Museum Beijing, China. (Catalogue)

“Miradas Arquitectónicas en la Colección del IVAM”, Valencia, Spain (Catalogue)

Group Exhibition. Michel Soskine Inc. Madrid, Spain.

2007

“Summer Exhibition” Royal Academy of Arts, London.

“Then and Now” James Hyman Gallery, London.

2006

“Building Sites” James Hyman Gallery, London.

“Motion On Paper” Ben Brown Fine Art, London (Catalogue)

“Drawing Inspiration, Contemporary Drawings” Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kendal, UK. (Catalogue)

“Portraits” James Hyman Gallery, London.

2005

“A Visages Decouverts” Centre Regional D’Art Contemporain, Montbeliard, France.

2004

“Multiple Selves” James Hyman Gallery, London

2003

“A Century of British Drawings”, James Hyman Fine Art, London.

“From Life. Radical Figurative Art from Sickert to Bevan”, James Hyman Fine Art, London.

2002

”Five Painters”, Kilkenny Arts Festival, Ireland.

2000

“Painting, I Love”, Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art, London

“Look Out. Art, Society, Politics”, Wolverhampton Art Gallery,

Touring venues: Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool; Pittshanger Manor Gallery, London; Wolsey Art Gallery, Ipswich.

1999

“Bacon, Bevan, Guston and Baselitz”, Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art, London.

“The School of London: From Bacon to Bevan”, Musée Maillol, Paris,

Touring venues: Auditorio de Galicia and Santiago de Compostela, Spain; Kunsthaus Wien, Austria (Catalogue).

1998

“Last Dreams of the Millennium – The Re-emergence of British Romantic Painting”

Stephen Solovy Art Foundation, California.

State University; Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler TX; Manoa Art Gallery,

University of Hawaii, Honolulu.

1996

“Masculine Measure”, Michael Kohler Arts Centre, Sheboygan, Wisconsin.

1995

“Inside Out”, Touring venues: The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Connecticut;

Galeria Arialdo Ceribelli, Bergamo, Italy.

Drawings of Distinction”, Theo Waddington Fine Art, London.

1994

“Here and Now: Painting since 1970”, Serpentine Gallery, London.

1993

“The Portrait Now”, National Portrait Gallery, London.

1992

British Figurative Painting of the 20th Century”, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel.

1991

“Five Painters from London”, Colegio Arquitectos de Málaga, Spain.

“Out of Limbo”, De La Fundacion Luis Cernuda, Seville, Spain.

1990

“Inconsolable”, Louver Gallery, New York

“Picturing People: Figurative Art in Britain 1945–84”, British Council

Touring Exhibition: National Gallery, Kuala Lumpur; Museum of Art,

Hong Kong; National Gallery, Harare, Zimbabwe.

1989

“Prospect 89”, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, Germany.

1988

“European Painting and Sculpture”, L.A. Louver, Inc., California.

“Contemporary Portraits”, Flowers East, London.

“Aperto 88”, Venice Biennale, Italy.

“The British Picture”, L.A. Louver, Inc., California.

1987

Bradford Festival, Cartwright Hall, Bradford, UK.

1985

“Human Interest”, Manchester Arts Centre, Manchester, UK

“Otherland”, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York

“Hand Signals”, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK.

“The British Art Show”, touring cities: Birmingham, Edinburgh, Sheffield, Southampton.

1984

“Off Shore”, Künstlerwerkstatt, Munich, Germany; Städtische Galerie, Regensburg, Germany.

“Problems of Picturing”, Serpentine Gallery, London (catalogue)

“Private Symbol, Social Metaphor”, Sydney Biennial, Australia

“4 Artists”, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool.

1982- 1983

“Before It Hits The Floor”, ICA, London.

1981

Lisson Gallery, London.

1970

“New Directions in Printmaking”, South London Art Gallery, UK.