Mychael Barratt (Biography)

Mychael Barratt PRE

Mychael Barratt was born in Toronto, Canada and has been living and working in London, UK since 1984.

Education:

 

 

1980-82 1982-84 1989-90

Symposium School of Art, Winnipeg, Canada Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Canada Central St. Martin's School of Art, London UK

 

Associations:

 

 

Elected Member of The Federation of Canadian Artists, (F.C.A.), 1998 Elected Member of The Royal Society of Painter/Printmakers, 1999 Made a Fellow of The Royal Society of Painter/Printmakers, (R.E.), 2002 Elected President of the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (P.R.E.), 2013

Selected Exhibitions:

 

 

1993

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Two person show

1994

Dales Gallery, Victoria, BC, Canada

Solo show

1994

Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge

Solo show

1995

Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester

Two person show

1996

Chalk Farm Gallery, London

Solo show

1999-2010

National Print Exhibitions, Mall Gallery, London

Group shows

2000

No Day Without a Line, Bankside Gallery, London

Invited group show

2001

The Green Line, Gallery K, London; Nicosia,

Invited group shows

 

Cyprus; Athens, Greece

 

2001

Gallery K, Hampstead, London

Solo show

2002

Craft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds, UK

Solo show

2002

Gallery K, Nicosia, Cyprus

Solo show

2003

Wiseman Gallery, Oxford, UK

Two person show

2004

Under the Influence, Bankside Gallery, London

Four person show

 

and subsequent 6 gallery tour

 

2005

Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton, UK

Solo show

2005

Gallery K, London, UK

Solo show

2006

Gallery K, Nicosia, Cyprus

Solo show

2006

Grapevine Gallery, Norwich, UK

Solo show

2007

Iona House Gallery, Woodstock, UK

Solo show

2007

Biscuit Factory, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK

Solo show

2008

Gallery K, London

Solo show

2008

New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, UK

Solo show

2008

The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

Invited artist

2009  

Iona House Gallery, Woodstock, UK  

Solo show  

2009

Yard Gallery, Holywood, Belfast, N. Ireland

Solo show

2009

Cambridge Contemporary Art, Cambridge, UK

Solo show

2009/2010 

The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London 

Selected artist 

2010

Iona House Gallery, Woodstock, UK  

Solo show  

2010

Biscuit Factory, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK  

Solo show  

2010

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Group selected show

2011

Twenty-Twenty Gallery, Much Wenlock, UK

Solo show  

2011

Calder Gallery, Hebden Bridge, UK

Solo show  

2011

Obsidian Art, Stoke Mandeville, UK

Solo show  

2011

Castle Gallery, Inverness, UK

Two person show

2012

Iona House Gallery, Woodstock, UK  

Solo show  

2012

Agora Gallery, New York, USA

Group show

2013

Pyramid Gallery, York, UK

Solo show  

2013

Obsidian Art, Aylesbury, UK

Solo show  

2014

Iona House Gallery, Woodstock, UK

Solo show

2015

Obsidian Art, Aylesbury, UK

Solo show

2015

For Arts Sake, London, UK

Solo show

2016

Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, UK

Group show

2016

Bankside Gallery, London, UK

Group show

2016

Cambridge Contemporary Art, Cambridge, UK

Group show

2016

Pyramid Gallery, York, UK

Solo show

2016

Painters, Potters and..., Twenty-Twenty Gallery, Much Wenlock, UK

Group show

2012 -2019

 Purple Gallery, Bournville, Birmingham

Group Shows

Bibliography

 

 

 

Intaglio: A guide to traditional printmaking techniques, by Mychael Barratt published

by A & C Black in April 2008

Artists & Illustrators Magazine, Feature, April 2006

Western Standard Magazine, Feature, August, 2004

Encyclopedia of Printmaking Techniques, Judy Martin, Headline Publications, 1993

Images: The Annual of the Association of Illustrators, 1988 

The Master's Muse - Artists' dogs and cats, Published by Unicorn Press, London, 2015

 

Awards

 

2006 - Peter Blake Award, Originals '06, The National Print Exhibition

2006 - Ashmolean Museum Prize, work added to collection

2010 - Paintings in Hospitals prize, RE Annual Exhibition 

2011 - Paintings in Hospital Prize - RE annual exhibition

 

Collections

 

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

The British Library, London

International Dispute Resolution Centre, Fleet Street, London

Victoria and Albert Museum, London