NEXT EXHIBITIONS

The Art of Clay - All Fired Up

Gallery Zozimus, Dublin

'An exhibition by 21 of Ireland's Leading Ceramic Artists'

4th September 2014

 

Material Subversion/Hidden Agenda

The Naughton Gallery at Queens University, Belfast

1st August - 14th September 2014

Hidden Agenda is a Crafts Council Collection exhibition, curated in partnership with Berwick Visual Arts and Doug Jones and presented in partnership with Craft NI. Exhibiting for the first time in Belfast, the artist Doug Jones presents one of his politically motivated installations alongside eleven objects from the Crafts Council Collection including work by Paul Scott, Grayson Perry, Michael Marriott, Michele Walker and Lois Walpole.

Material Subversion will run concurrently with the Hidden Agenda exhibition and explores the ways in which local craft makers subvert preconceptions about materials and their function. The makers involved include Stuart Cairns, Patrick Colhoun and Gail Mahon.

 

Image below:

Patrick Colhoun with Edward Lucie-Smith at the opening of Outside the White Cube exhibition at The Bermondsey Project, London. August 2012

Pictured with Patrick Colhoun's work, Pigskin. (Ceramic with red hosiery)

 

Latest Reviews

 

ForM Sculpture Exhibition at Walled Garden

A review of ForM at Bangor Castle Walled Garden by Peter McCaughan of Culture NI.

Review here.

 

Worldwide Review, London April 2013

REID, ANGELA. 'REVIEW: GLUE EXHIBITION AT DOWN ARTS CENTRE' If you like the cutting-edge art scenes of London, Berlin and New York then this is the exhibition for you. Never has the Down Arts Centre seemed more contemporary or more relevant to the global dynamics of the art world. Review here.

 

Aesthetica Magazine Online 22 May 2012

DARBY, ANGELA. " Androgynous Aesthetics "

Patrick Colhoun's work is featured in the Warning! Gallery exhibition. Interview with curator Brendan Jamison here.

 

Whitehot Magazine New York, 20 June 2012

DARBY, ANGELA. "The Warning Project at The Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast" Patrick Colhoun's work in Warning Gallery exhibition. Review here

 

Trebuchet Magazine Online June 2012

ANTHONY, NICOLA. 'CONCEPTION: Pt 1 London

'An exhibition to create dialogue and duplicity'

Patrick Colhoun and Darren MacPherson's exhibitions in London and Belfast. Click here

 

 

Latest News

 

Interview with The Palette Pages

'There are times when art really hits you, strikes a part of you and seems to understand your subconscious and your aesthetic needs.  When I first saw the contemporary ceramic sculptures created by artist Patrick Colhoun I was stunned by their appeal.'

March 2014. Link to article here.

 

Global Launch of GLUE Touring Exhibition

GLUE, an international survey exhibition in contemporary trends in collage opened in Down Arts Centre before touring to three locations in the USA in 2014. Opening Night here.

 

Cork Street Open Exhibition Winter Show

Patrick Colhoun's work was selected for the Cork Street Open Exhibition Winter Show in London in January 2013. The exhibition was in support of Crisis. Pictures from Private View 17th January here.

 

Children in Need

The sculpture made by Patrick Colhoun live on BBC1's Out of the Blue was auctioned on the Children in Need auction site with ALL of the proceeds going to the charity.

The auction closed on18th November with the final bid of £620. Link to auction here.

    

 

Outside the White Cube, London

Patrick Colhoun at Outside the White Cube at The Bermondsey Project, London in aid of CRISIS and the Skylight Project. Pictures from the Private View here.

International News

 

Snap to Grid, Los Angeles

Patrick Colhoun's work will be part the Snap to Grid exhibition at the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art from 12th December 2013. Link to work here.

 

Cluj International Ceramics Biennale

Patrick Colhoun's work will be part of the first

International Ceramics Biennale in the Museum of Art, (Bannfy Palace), Cluj-Napoca, Romania from 9th October until November 3rd 2013.

 

GLUE in the USA

In February 2014, GLUE will tour to Hardman Hall Gallery, Mercer University, Macon, Georgia and two other gallery locations in the USA.

Details to be confirmed.

 

ANTI-UTOPIAS

Patrick Colhoun is a featured artist on the international contemporary art platfrom,

Anti-Utopias. 'Patrick Colhoun, Dark Matters'

Click here.

 

Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition

Galateea Gallery, Bucharest, Romania. Click here.

 

Contemporary Ceramics Exhibition

The Paintbrush Factory,Cluj, Romania. Click here.

Latest Videos

 

F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge, Northern Ireland

Installation of Patrick Colhoun's work, 'Foundling' at the Home Grown exhibition, F.E. McWilliam Gallery, Banbridge in December 2011.

 

Crescent Arts, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Patrick Colhoun talks about his ceramic and latex installation piece entitled 'Reckoning' at the Warning! Exhibition which featured work by Tracey Emin, Julian Opie, Andre Stitt and Brendan Jamison. Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast. July 2012.

Details of the Warning! exhibition here.