1960 Born Worcester
1977-78 Berkshire College of Art & Design
1978-81 Bristol Polytechnic, BA (Hons) Fine Art
1987 This Unique Distance, Tom Allen Centre, Stratford
1995 A Walk to the Marshes, Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
1997 Brittle England, Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
1998 Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery
1999 Significant Others, Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
2001 Viewing Point, Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
Wysing Arts, Cambridgeshire
Testament, Guildhall Art Gallery London
2007 A Common Treasury, Austin Desmond Fine Art
2009 Dust on the Nettles, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
2010 An Extraordinary Prospect, Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
2015 "Benacre" Vita Vitale, Venice Biennale
2015 "When Yellow Leaves" Mascalls Gallery Kent.
2017 "Julian Perry" Gainsborough's House
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1983 Annual Open Show, King St Gallery, Bristol
Landscape in the 80s Salisbury Art Centre
Gallery Artists, Neville Gallery, Bath
1986 Out East Show, Out East Gallery, London
Acme Selection, Showroom Gallery, London
Eight Artists William Morris Gallery, London
1987 Southbank Picture Show , Royal Festival Hall, London
Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London
Art From Acme Houses, Chisenhale Gallery, London
Royal Overseas League Open, Overseas House, London
Gallery Artists Show, Jayne H Baum Gallery New York
1989 Spirit of London, Royal Festival Hall, London
1991 A Several World, Two person show: Northern Arts and British Council
touring show, Cleveland Gallery Middlesborough; Museum Kunstsammlung,
Hinter Glauchau; Galerie At Domhof, Zwickau, Germany
1992 Department of Transport selected Competition, London
Three Invited Artists, Madler Passage Galerie, Leipzig, Germany
1993 Sotheby`s Contemporary Art Exhibition/ Auction, London
Aspects of Modern British Art Austin/Desmond Fine Art London 2
1994 Art 94`, Business Design Centre London
Twentieth Century Art Fair, Royal College of Art
Pictures at an Exhibition, Touring Exhibition Northern Centre for
Contemporary Art, Sunderland, St David`s Hall Cardiff; Victoria Art Gallery
1995 Towards the Millennium, Museum of London
British BFAMI, Christie`s London
1996 City Journeys, L.A.C. Inaugural Exhibition, London
City Beautiful. L.A.C Exhibition London
1997 Twentieth Century British Art Fair , Royal College of Art
Art 97`, Business Design Centre, London
Beware of the Trains, Gallery 27 London
1998 Aspects of Modern British Art, Austin/Desmond Fine Art
1999 Tower Blocks: The Artists View, Museum of London
2000 Blakes Heaven, Scolar Fine Art, London
Order and Event Landscape Now, Art Space Gallery, London
2001 Creative Quarters, Museum of London, Discerning Eye (invited
artist) London Six Landscape Painters, Chapel Row Gallery, Bath
2002 Hunting Prize Royal College of Art, Sea, curated exhibition,
Wolverhampton City Art Gallery, Discerning Eye (invited artist)
30 x 30 Vertigo Gallery London
Hunting Art Prize Royal College of Art, Basildon Arts Trust Inaugural exhibition
2006 Forest Dreaming Centre For Contemporary Art and the Natural
World Devon. England’s Dreaming London
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Critics Choice
Abergavenny, Discerning Eye London, Hunting Art Prize, Royal College of Art
2008 “Precious Things” Highlanes Art Gallery, Drogheda Ireland, Drawing
Quarters (Quarter Master) University of the West of England. Margate Rocks
Margate Arts Festival, invited Artist
2009 Pretty Baa-Lambs Group Show Madder 139 Vyner St London.
The Good Life The Garden History Museum London. Suburbia, Museum of London Transport.
2011 Infinite Beginnings, Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London
2012 Threadneedle Prize, London
2013 "Small is Beautiful" Flowers East Gallery London.
20 14 "Pinetum" Tunbridge Wells Museum and Art Gallery "Arboretum" R.W.A Bristol, "Small is Beautiful" Flowers Gallery New York.
"Here Today" London.
2015 "The Arborialists" Mottisfont House. "Collateral Drawing" University of Suffolk Waterside Gallery. "This is Change" Onca Gallery Brighton
2016 "The Romantic Thread" Southampton City Art Gallery.
2017 " A Table of Elements" Joint curated group show with Graham Crowley. "Capture The Castle" Southampton City Art Gallery. "Wood" Ditchling Museum of Art and Craft.
1983 Prize Winner, King Street Gallery Open Exhibition
1984 Prize Winner, Artsite Gallery, Bath
1987 Best Painting by an Artist under Thirty, Spirit of London
1993 British Council Exhibition Award
1993 British Council Travel Award
Nat-West Art Award – Shortlisted
Arts Council England Major Individual Award.
Arts Council England Capital Equipment Award 3
2003 Research Residency; Wysing Arts Cambridgshire
2014 Sponsorship Award from Winsor & Newton.
2015 Breathing Space Studio Bursary award.
2017 Arts Council England Studio Bursary award
The Museum of London
Cleveland County Council Collection
London Transport Collection
London Guildhall Collection
Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery
Collection of H.M Prince of Wales
Forbes Collection (USA)
1991 Terry Bennett: A Several World, catalogue essay,
published by the Cleveland Gallery Middlesborough
1995 Graham Crowley: A walk to the Marshes, Catalogue essay
Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
Mirelle Galinou: London in Paint, published by Museum of London.
Andrew Lambirth: Brittle England, exhibition catalogue published
Austin/Desmond Fine Art London
1998 Andrew Lambirth : Alternatives, Stephen Chambers and Julian Perry, London Magazine
David Buckman: Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945,
published by Art Dictionaries Ltd Bristol
1999 Nicholas Usherwood / Paul Gough: Critical Acclaim.
Galleries Magazine selected artist.
Vivian Knight: Modern Painting in the London Guildhall
Gallery, published by London Guildhall
John Craxton : Significant Others, catalogue introduction
published by Austin/Desmond Fine Art
2000 John Russell Taylor: Order and Event Landscape Now, the Times (Sept)
Andrew Lambirth : Vistas of the Imagination, the Spectator (Sept)
2001 Sarah Drury: Exhibition Review, Galleries magazine (Sept issue)
Andrew Lambirth: Viewing Point, Modern Painters Magazine (Autumn Issue)
Andrew Lambirth extended interview with Julian Perry Exhibition
catalogue Austin/Desmond Fine Art.
2004 William Feaver : Exhibition catalogue essay, Published Guildhall
Gallery, Felicity Owen exhibition review Galleries magazine (Sept
Issue. Andrew Lambirth exhibition review Spectator magazine
2006 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition review Andrew Lambirth, Spectator magazine
2007 Dr Martin Postle, Yale University, “Common Treasury ” Exhibition Catalogue
essay Published by Austin Desmond Fine Art. Ruth Hedges Blueprint magazine
October edition. The Times “These Humble Sheds” Grayson Perry. Time Out
Exhibition Review Sarah O’Reilly, Spectator Exhibition review Andrew Lambirth,
Exhibition Review Galleries Magazine Corinna Lotz. Exhibition Review “The Art
Newspaper” Melanie Gerlis. ARD German TV feature on exhibition. “The Week”
Exhibition Review Jane Ross. Huon Mallalieu ‘Save our Sheds’, Country Life magazine.
2008 Mark Lawson BBC Radio 4 Front Row interview.
2010 Paul Gough “Cultivating Dead Trees” Essay on the influence of Paul Nash on
the work of Julian Perry. The Journal of War and Cultural Studies
Paul Gough “Painting on the Edge” essay from “An Extraordinary Prospect” exhibition catalogue, published by Austin/Desmond Fine Art, October 2010
Andrew Lambirth fine arts special “An Artist of the Sinking World”, The Spectator magazine,
Blueprint Magazine ‘Opening Shots’, October issue.
Ian Collins, Water Marks; Art in East Anglia, Published by Black Dog Books, Norwich, 2010.
2014 Dr Alison Bracker essay, Here Today Catalogue
2015 Dr Alison Bracker essay. Vita Vitale Catalogue.
2015 Laura Gascoigne feature Country Life, Emily Tobin Feature "House and Gardens" Magazine " Andrew Lambirth Review Feature "The London Magazine.
2016 Tim Craven catalogue essay 'The Romantic Thread in British Art , A point of View'. Studio International: Video interview Collateral Drawing. David Matless "Nature Climate Change" Vol 6 Climate Change Stories and the Anthroposcenic".