Brad Kenny

E-mail: Bradkennystudio@hotmail.com

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Professional info

Having completed my MA & BA (Hons) Fine Art degree at the University of Chichester, now resident in South London. 

Actively forging a career as a contemporary artist, both in the UK and overseas, with sales currently in the UK, USA, Hong Kong, Australia, Switzerland, Spain, Germany and Russia.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Education

University of Chichester                 

MA - Fine Art

BA (Hons) -  Fine Art (First)

Workshops

Actively leading life portraiture sessions utilising pencil, charcoal and oil paint, presenting challenges and pushing outside of comfort zones to developing skills as an artist.

Workshops are located at Cass Art, Kingston Upon Thames, and/or a one to one in my art studio.

Exhibitions & Competitions

Forthcoming Exhibitions

  • Exhibiting "Elevate 02" (2019/Dec):                                           The Shard - London/UK.

  • ​Open Studio at "Wimbledon Art Fair" (2019/Nov):                      Wimbledon Art Studio - London/ UK.

2019

  • Exhibiting at "The Moreton Gallery" (2019/Oct - 2020/Jan)         Moreton Gallery - Moreton-in-Marsh/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Ingenious"                                                             Artcan - London/UK

  • Exhibited at "Close Quarters"                                                     Artifact Gallery - New York/USA.

  • Donated work to "SPEAR London Art Auction"                              Trumpeter's House - London/UK.

  • Exhibited at "Artcan Postcard Fundraiser"                                     Fitzrovia Gallery - London/UK.

  • Open studio at "Wimbledon Art Fair"                                          Wimbledon Studio - London/UK.

 

2018​​

  • Exhibited at "Winter Exhibition"                                                  Menier Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Singularity" (solo show)                                           Cast Art Islington - London/ UK. 

  • Open Studio at "Wimbledon Art Fair"                                          Wimbledon Studios - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Guildford Arts"                                                       Clyde & Co - Guildford/ UK.

  • Acquired skills in framing at "Curious Duke Gallery & Framers"       Curious Duke Gallery & Framers - London/ UK.

  • Guest Panelist speaker at "Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize"                Ashurst Office - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Greenwich Jona Quest"                                           Jona Quest Art - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Leatherhead Theatre" (Solo)                                     Leatherhead Theatre - Surrey/ Uk.

  • Exhibited at "Ashurst Emerging Artist Gallery Winter Exhibition"     Ashurst Office - London/ UK.
     

2017

  • Exhibited at "The Winter Exhibition"                                             The Menier Gallery - London/ UK. 

  • Guest Panelist speaker at "Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize"                Ashurst Office - London/ UK. 

  • Exhibited at "The Male Perspective"                                             The Menier Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "A Dartington Outing"                                              The Dartingon Hall Trust - Devon/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Pause to Ponder" (solo show)                                    Cass Art - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Now, Where are we ?"                                           The Strand Gallery - London/ UK. 

  • Open Studio "ASC Open Studios"                                               ASC Studio - London/ UK.

  • Runner up (2nd place) of "The Coffee Art Project"                          The Brewery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Spotlight"                                                               The Jeannie Avent Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Spring Collection"                                                   The Menier Gallery - London/ UK.

2016​​

  • Exhibited at "The Winter Exhibition"                                             The Menier Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "The Londoner's Compass"                                        The Strand Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Intersection"                                                           Gabriel Fine Art Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Exposed" collaborating with Blair Zayne                    Ben Oakley Gallery - London/ UK.

  • Shortlisted 1 of 25 artists for "Ashurst Emerging Artist 2016"          Ashurst Office - London/ UK. 

  • Exhibited at "Parallex Art Fair"                                                     Parallex Artfair - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited in "Chichester Open Studio Art Trail 2016"                     Nicola Hancock Studios  - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Chichester Open Studio Art Trail"                              Oxmarket Centre of Art - W Sussex/ UK.

2015

  • Exhibited a "Solo Show" (solo show)                                            The Granary Art Gallery - Shropshire/ UK.

  • Exhibited for "MA Show"                                                            University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Selected to Exhibit at "Summer Exhibition"                                    Oxmarket Centre of Art - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "St Art"                                                                   Oxmarket Centre of Art - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Emergence"                                                            Otter Gallery - W Sussex/ UK. 

  • Teacher Classroom Assistant: year placement (Volunteer)                 Felpham Community College - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Assisted Beers Contemporary event "100 painters of tomorrow)       Christie's London - London/ UK.       

  • Exhibited at "The Graduate Show"                                               The Granary Art Gallery - Shropshire/ UK.
     

2014

  • Selected to talk about 20 pieces of my work                                  Pallant House Gallery - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Selected to talk about the degree show                                         University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Selected to exhibit at "Platform 2014 Graduate Award"                 Aspex Gallery - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Painted Live in Public "Kingston Art Project"                                   Kingston High Street - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Fusion Art Studio"                                                   Fusion Art Studio - London/ UK.

  • Welcoming Representative for open studio (Volunteer)                    Fusion Art Studio - London/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Student Show"                                                        The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Degree Show"                                                        University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Exhibited at "Art One Block reception"                                         University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Assisted University candidate interview (Volunteer)                         University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

 

2013

  • Contributed Design Degree Show Catalogue (Volunteer).               University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Painted Live in Public "Kingston Art Project"                                  Kingston High Street - London/ UK.

  • Selected to exhibit                                                                     Otter Gallery - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Assisted University candidate interview (Volunteer)                        University of Chichester - W Sussex/ UK.

  • Teacher Classroom Assistant: Life Drawing (Volunteer)                    Felpham Community College - W Sussex/ UK.

Additional Skills

  • Oil Paint

  • Acrylic Paint

  • Water Colour Paint

  • Pencil Sketch

  • Charcoal Sketch

  • Pen & Fine Liner

  • Photography​​

  • Picture Framing

  • Printmaker

  • Mild Use with Photoshop

  • Mount Boarding & Make Own Canvases

  • Online Marketing (Instagram/Facebook/Twitter)

  • Curator & Organiser 

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