Devlin Shea



b. 1976, New York City, USA

2014 – 2016 MFA, Slade School of Fine Art, London
1994 – 1998 BFA, Alfred University, Alfred, New York

Recent Exhibitions

2017 ‘Support Systems’, Surplus Space, Wuhan, China

2017 ‘These Rotten Words’, Chapter Arts Center, Cardiff, UK

2017 ‘Hands On’, Academy of Visual Arts, Hong Kong
2017 'FBA Futures', Mall Galleries, London, UK
2016 ‘On Drawing: Apperceive of Liberation’, Wuhan Art Museum, Wuhan, China
2016 ‘Screen Time’, Assembly Point, London, UK (Performance)

2015 ‘Imagine’, Londonewcastle Project Space, London, UK

Awards and Residencies:
2017 Residency, Visiting Artist, Academy of Visual Arts, HKBU, Hong Kong
2016 Award, Overall Award, Exeter Contemporary Open, Exeter, UK

2012 Residency, Nes Artist Residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland
2009 Residency, Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada

2009 Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Vermont, US


Still life with fruit bowl, 2016, Oil on linen, 56 x 66 cm


Gut characters, 2016, Oil on linen, 66 x 56 cm


Elsewhere heads, 2017, Ink on plastic, aluminum frame, 300 x 270 cm

Previous artist in 2017

Martin Sekera

Next artist in 2017

Felix Treadwell