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Alan Rankle

1952 Born in Oldham, Lancashire
   
  Education
1968-70 Rochdale College of Art
1970-73 Goldsmiths’ College School of Art, BA (Hons) London
   
  Solo museum exhibitions
1981 Recent Paintings & Drawings, Bankfield Museum, Halifax
1982 Endless River Landscapes, Paintings Drawings Prints, Oldham Art Gallery & Museum
1987 Landscape & Romance, Hastings Art Gallery & Museum
1993 Riverfall & Other Works, City Art Gallery Southampton
1996 Landscapes for the North, Maidstone Art Gallery & Museum; Radicev Museum, Saratov, Russia; Tunbridge Wells Art Gallery & Museum
1999 Studio Notes & Field Studies, Folkestone Art Gallery & Museum
2007 Landscapes for the Turning Earth, Gallery Oldham
2010 Selected works, Fondazione Stelline
2010 On the Edge of Wrong, collaboration with Kirsten Reynolds, Fondazione Stelline
   
  Curated museum exhibitions
1988 Chateaux d’Ariege, Musée de Montsegur, France; Musée de Foix, France; Musée de Parmiers, France
1990 Travel: Real & Imagined Journeys, Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne
1995 Arcade, Brighton University Gallery
Inspirit, Maidstone Museum & Art Gallery
1997 The Best of British, Musée de Prieure, Honfleur, France
1998 Downs & Marsh, Folkestone Art Gallery & Museums
2006/7 Landscapes for the Turning Earth, Gallery Oldham, Greater Manchester
2006/7 On the Edge of Arcadia , Installation with Tom Burke, Tim Nathan, Colin Gibson, Kent Barker, Gallery Oldham, Greater Manchester
   
  Solo Exhibitions
1973 The Pardonner’s Tale, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
1976 Landskip Reflections, University of Manchester
1981 Endless River Landscapes, Arts Centre, York
1982 New Paintings, Mid-Pennine Arts Association, Burnley
1984 Recent Work, Patrick Boyd-Carpenter, London
1985 Paintings & Drawings, Patrick Boyd-Carpenter, London
1986 Landscape & Romance, Patrick Boyd-Carpenter, London;
Dance to the Music of Time, Photogallery, St Leonards on Sea
1987 Recent Paintings & Pastels, The Hallam Gallery, London
1988 Paintings & Watercolours, Janus Avivson, London
1991 Recent Works, The Star Gallery, Lewes
1995 Paintings, Beatrice Royal Contemporary Art, Eastleigh
1996 Recent Paintings, Casson Gallery, Eastbourne College;
Landscapes for the North, Fairfax Gallery, Tunbridge Wells
1997 Paintings & Drawings, Yehudi Menuhin School, Cobham
1998 Terre Verte, Danielle Arnaud/Clink Wharf Gallery, London
1999 Recent Paintings, The Oxford Gallery
2000 New Works from Martha’s Vineyard, Kessler & Co, London
2002 Further Tales, Charles Everritt Fine Art/The Air Gallery, London
2003 Gates to the Garden, Galleri Sult, Stavanger, Norway
Recent Works, Winchester College
2004 For the Cave of the Sea, Rock-a-Nore Art Gallery, Hastings
2004 On the edge of Arcadia, Waterhouse & Dodd, London
2005 Recent Paintings, twenty twenty, Much Wenlock
2005 Cave of the Sea, Rock-a-Nore Art Gallery, Hastings
2006 Light + Meaning, Galleria Seriola
2006 Strange Territory, Galleri Nordlys
2007 Formal Concerns, Galleri København
2008 Edge of Arcadia, Octavia Gallery
2009 Running from the House, Hans Alf Gallery
2009 Warp Factor , video installation with Kirsten Reynolds, Hans Alf Gallery
2011 Alan Rankle Kirsten Reynolds: Recent Works, Federico Rui Arte Contemporanea, Milan
2011 Rankle & Reynolds: On the Edge of Wrong, the blackShed gallery, East Sussex
2012 Wilderness Approaching, the black Shed Gallery, East Sussex
2012 River America, James Baird Gallery, Pouch Cove, NL Canada
2012 Wilderness Approaching, Gallery B15, Copenhagen
2014 Rankle & Reynolds: On the Edge of Wrong, The Underdog Gallery, London
   
  Group Exhibitions
1974 Patrick Cook/Alan Rankle/Michael Taylor, Artisan Gallery, London
1975 SPACE Open Studios, Charlton House, London
1982 Andy Goldsworthy/Michael Jepson/Alan Rankle, LYC Gallery, Cumbria
1985 New Figurative Works, Patrick Boyd-Carpenter, London
1988 Order out of Chaos, Artists Unlimited, Bieldefeld, Germany
1991 Earthscape, Hastings Pier
1994 A Vision of Albion III, Collyer-Bristow Gallery, London
1995 Tom Lomax/Alan Rankle/June Redfern, Danielle Arnaud, London;
MIART, International Art Fair, Milan;
Driven to Abstraction, Rye Art Gallery;
Art at 100, Hammerson, London
1996 Last Lights, Rye Art Gallery; English Landscapes, Danielle Arnaud, London;
A Different Pursuit, Danielle Arnaud, London;
Endangered Spaces, Christies, London
1997 Madern British & Contemporary Painting, Clink Wharf Gallery, London;
Art 97, Danielle Arnaud, London;
Landscape, Addison, Wesley Longman, Harlow;
Visions of Rural England, Fairfax Gallery, Tunbridge Wells
1998 Emergence, Belgrave Gallery, London
1999 Works on Paper, Clink Wharf Gallery, London;
Sublimate Sublime Subliminal, Clink Wharf Gallery, London
2000 Serena Banham/Per Fronth/Alan Rankle, Anderson Stewart Fine Art, London
2001 New Landscapes to New England, with Natasha Kissell, Louise Cattrell
Sara Pierce Fine Art, London
2002 Art London, Long & Ryle Gallery, London
2004 Maltby Art, Winchester
2005 The Painted Landscape, The Belgrave Gallery, St Ives
2005 Portraiture Now , SoCo Gallery, Hastings
2005 Cave Painting , Rock-a-Nore Art Gallery, Hastings
2005 Gallery Artists , twenty twenty, Much Wenlock
2005 Art in Romley Marsh , St Mary in the Marsh
2005 Unlimited Edition , SoCo Gallery, Hastings
2007 London Art Fair, Hart Gallery
2007 20/21 Art Fair Royal College of Art, twenty twenty Gallery
2007 Kunst 5000, Galleri Sortedam, Copenhagen
2008 Twenty Twenty Landscape Show, twenty twenty Gallery
2008 Art Copenhagen, Galleri København Stand
2008 UK Month at CPH, Galleri København
2008 Curious & Curiouser, Galleri Rebecca Kormind
2009 Group exhibition curated by June Frickleton, Kings Hill Art
2009 Gruppeudstilling, Hans Alf Gallery
2009 Klimakunst på Bestilling, Hans Alf Gallery
2011 Rankle & Reynolds, Enrico Savi: Empathy and Abstraction, Mya Lurgo Gallery, Lugano
2011 "Iconoclasts", The Lloyds Club
   
  Museum collections
  Southampton City Art Gallery
Hastings Art Galley & Museum
Oldham Art Galley & Museum
Bankfield Museum, Halifax
Calderdale Museums Collection
   
  Corporate collections
 

Stellar International Art Foundation
Hammerson plc
Baker McKenzie plc
PriceWaterhouseCoopers plc
Sun Alliance plc
Bain Capital London
Thames Water plc
Hastings Borough Council
Tonbridge School
Kessler & Co (London)
Southampton Hospital Trust
Chemical Materials Recycling (UK)
De Lessac Settlement
Arc & Thostle Press
Concept Public Relations
Paintings in Hospitals

   
  Commissions
  Sun Alliance plc
J Sainsbuy plc
Coutts & Co
Chemical Materials Recycling (U K)
Afia Carpets
Robertsbridge Community College
Hastings Trust
Tonbridge School
Hastings Urban Conservation Project
Exxon Chemicals