Belgrave St Ives - Modern & Contemporary Art

Anthony Frost

Anthony Frost (b.1951)

Born: St. Ives

Studied: Cardiff College of Art 1970-3, Oxford Technical College 1967-70Commissioned to design The Fall (Backdrop, T-shirt and Badge) 2012
Residency Eton College, UK (The James McLaren Art Fund) 2011
Honorary Degree of Master of the University in Recognition of Services to the Arts (Open University) 2009
Commissioned to create The Fall: Imperial Wax Solvent (album, T-shirt and badge) 2008
Tate Artist in Residence, Oceania, Caribbean 2008
Commissioned to design a stain glass window for Marazion Primary School 2005
M.A. course lecturer at Suffolk Anglia Polytechnic University 2001
Commissioned to create a vast planted 'version' of a specifically created painting for Eden Project 2000-1
Commissioned by Porthminster Café, St. Ives to make a neon piece created with the assistance of artist Peter Freeman 2000
Residency Montmiral School of Painting, Tarn, France 1993
Residency Finnistere, France 1992
Residency with Cyprus School of Art, Cyprus 1992
Commissioned by rock group 'The Fall' to create album cover and tour backdrop 1990
Visiting Lecturer Canterbury School of Art 1982-1990


Solo Exhibitions

'New Paintings', Beaux Arts, London

'Beyond Cool', Zimmer Steward Gallery, Arundel
'Luminous Tracks', Beaux Arts, London

'Painting Smoke', Zimmer Stewart Gallery, Arundel
'Sound City, New Mono Prints, Advance Graphics, London

'Zoomster', Belgrave St Ives, St Ives
'Sun - Zoom - Spark', Beaux Arts, London

'Magnetic Fields', Beaux Arts, London
'Ohio Buzz', Advanced Graphics, London
'Sublime Frequencies', Zimmer Stewart Gallery, Arundel

'Back to Back', New Prints, Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton

'The Colour of Sound', Beaux Arts, London
Arundel Festival Exhibition, Zimmer Stewart Gallery, Arundel
'Printhead', New Editions and new mono prints, Advanced Graphics, London

Surface Noise, Beaux Arts, London
'Surface Noise: The Prints', Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter

Lunar Notes - Neon Dreams, Advanced Graphics, London
The Otter Gallery, Chichester University

Zig Zag Wanderer: New Work, The Somerville Gallery, Plymouth

Big Colour in Space, Space, Penzance

The Original Print Gallery, Dublin

The Sound of Colour, Hillsboro Fine Art, Dublin
The Space I'm In, The Corporate Connoisseurs, London
Walking into Red, Advanced Graphics, London

Kings College, Cambridge

The Corporate Connoisseurs, London
Jersey Arts Centre, Jersey

1998 -1996
Viva Blues, Belgrave Gallery, London, touring
Mid Penine Gallery, Burnley, Maymie White Contemporary Art, London,
Kings University Arts Centre Gallery, Cambridge, Newlyn Art Gallery,
Darlington Arts Centre, Kings University Arts Centre Gallery, Cambridge,
Midland Arts Centre (MAC), Birmingham
Viva Blues (The remix - The Unofficial Tour), The Belgrave Gallery, London
Viva Blues (First Touch of Frost - The Unofficial Tour), The Forefront Gallery, Ipswich

Gordon Hepworth Gallery, Exeter
Jersey Arts Centre

Bodily Gallery, Cambridge

Rainyday Gallery, Penzance

Monotypes & Related Paintings, Gordon Hepworth Gallery, Exeter
Paintings and Monotypes, Royal Cornwall Museum Galleries, Truro

New Paintings, The Salthouse Gallery, St. Ives

Whiff of Magic: New Paintings, Wolf at the Door Gallery, Penzance

Anthony Frost On Colour, Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn Orion

Dangerous Diamonds, Posterngate Gallery, Hull, Lincolnshire & Humberside touring

Works on Paper, Canterbury University Gallery

Mandeer Gallery, London

Newlyn Art Gallery


Group Exhibitions

Summer Exhibition, Belgrave St Ives
'Public Hanging 1V', Lemon St Gallery, Withiel Sculpture Park, Truro
'8 Holland St', Bath
Linden Hall Gallery, Deal, kent (Goyland - Frost - Irvin - Hopkins - Durrant - Morris - Frost)
I Chose This, Newlyn Art Gallery and the Exchange Penzance

Masterpiece Show, London Advanced Graphics
'Contemporary Painters', Belgrave St Ives
'Focus on Frost (Terry, Anthony and luke)

'Small is Beautiful', Flowers Gallery, Cork St, London
'Art Makes Art', Bankside Gallery, London

Prints, Heong Gallery, Cambridge University

New Screen Prints, The Armoury, New York Advanced Graphics'
'Inheritance of Colour', Beaux Arts, London (Terry Frost, Anthony Frost, Luke Frost)
'Anthony Frost Family and Friends', Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton
'Defaced Bank Notes', Saatchi Gallery, London

Summer Show, Belgrave St Ives
'Public hanging 11', Penwith Gallery, St Ives
New Mono Prints, The Armoury, New York Advanced Graphics
'Public hanging 111', Heritage Courtyard Gallery, Wells

Yuletide, Belgrave St Ives
'20 years in Cork Street', Beaux Arts, London
'D T R Modern Gallery', New York
'The Fall show', Christiana Gallery, Copenhagen
'Summer Exhibition,' Belgrave St Ives, St Ives

'Summer Exhibition', Beaux Arts, London
Llowes Court Gallery, Hay-on-Wye Festival, Bob Devereux and Anthony Frost
The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York

Llowes Court Gallery, Hay-on-Wye Festival, Bob Devereux and Anthony Frost
'Summer Exhibition', Beaux Arts, London
The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York
'8 Artists from Cornwall', Eton Drawing Schools

'Sound and Vision' 'Tate Shots', Tate Modern, London
'Summer Exhibition', Beaux Arts, London
The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York
'Small is Beautiful', XXVIII Flowers, London
'Spoilt for Choice', King's Place Gallery, London

Collectors Prints, Bohun Gallery, Henley-on-Thames
Bert Irvin R.A. and Anthony Frost (Rare and Unique Prints) Gallagher and Turner Gallery, Newcastle
Royal West of England Academy, Bristol (Newlyn Society of Artists)
'Summer Exhibition', Beaux Arts, London
'Summer Show Part I', The Stoneman Gallery, Penzance
'Paintwork #3 The Fall', Gallery Borchardt, Hamburg
'Painted Quartets', Cheltenham Music Festival
The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York
Mixed Exhibition, Bohun Gallery, Henley-on-Thames

'The Painted Path' (including John Hoyland and Basil Beattie), Hillsboro Fine Art Gallery, Dublin
'New Publications', Advanced Graphics, London
'Crossing Over', Beaux Arts, Bath
'Summer Exhibition', Beaux Arts, London
The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York
'Small is Beautiful', Flowers East, London
'The Colour Show' (including Maurice Cockrill, Luke Frost, Rose Hilton,
Mali Morris and Geoffrey Rigden), Hilton Young Gallery, Penzance

Art Now Cornwall, Tate St. Ives

Irving/Frost/Canning Monoprints, Advanced Graphics, London
Paintwork: The Fall, Praxis Hagen Gallery, Berlin
London Calling, Advanced Graphics, London
The Original Print Gallery, Dublin
Summer Show, Beaux Arts, London

The Armoury, Advanced Graphics, New York
Summer Show, Beaux Arts, London

Buon Natale, Advanced Graphics, London

Frost/Bourne/Tyler, Maltby Contemporary Art, Winchester

Flowers West, Santa Monica, America

1995 - 96
Anna Bornholt Gallery - Mixed Shows

Beyond the Edge, Paintings & Sculpture From Cornwall, Usher Gallery, Lincoln

Beyond the Edge, Paintings and Sculpture From Cornwall, Unit 10, Exeter, touring
Affordable Abstract Art, Belgrave Gallery, London
Contemporary Printworks, Spacex, Exeter
'Small is Beautiful XII', Angela Flowers Gallery, London
The Little Picture Show, Rainyday Gallery, Penzance
6 x 6 Small Artworks, Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea (& London/Germany)

Small is Beautiful: Homages, Flowers East, London

Artists from Cornwall, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Summer Show, Curwen Gallery, London
Three Man: Andrew Lanyon, Alfred Wallis, Anthony Frost, Gordon Hepworth Gallery, London

1991 - 92
Small is Beautiful - Part 9 Abstract, Flowers East, London
Cornish Artists, Gordon Hepworth Gallery, Exeter

Colour Senses: Three Abstract Painters, Spacex, Exeter
Young St. Ives Painters Hall Gallery, Sterts Centre, Liskeard

1990 - 91
Christmas Exhibition, Austin Desmond, Exeter

Abstract '90, Cleveland Bridge Gallery, Bath South West Touring Exhibition, Plymouth

A Century of Art in Cornwall, Truro Museum & Art Gallery

1988 - 89
Small Show, Flowers East, London

Invited Artist: The London Group, Royal College of Art

Four Abstract Artists, Angela Flowers Gallery, London
The Daybrook, Smiths Gallery, London

Small is Beautiful, Angela Flowers, London
Wet Paint, Four Man, Festival Gallery, Bath
Flower Pot Art, Bath Art Fair and Christopher Hull Gallery, London
A View From my Window, Angela Flowers Gallery, London

Sainsbury's Images for Today, Compass Gallery, Glasgow

Compass Gallery, Glasgow

Three Degrees of Frost (Terry, Anthony & Adrian), Prescote Gallery, Banbury
Public Hanging, Penwith Gallery, St. Ives

Compass Gallery, Glasgow

John Moores, Liverpool

1977 - 78
Four Young Artists, Penwith Gallery, St. Ives

Dartist Show, Newlyn Art Gallery

Deck of Cards, JPL Fine Arts, London

Envelope Show, JPL Fine Arts, London


Selected Collections

Warwick University
Nulfield Trust
John Moores
Contemporary Art Society
Cornwall County Council
Truro Museum and Galleries
Kasser Foundation, New York
Devon County Council
Contemporary Irish Art Society
Limerick Art Gallery and Museum, Ireland
Whitworth Gallery, Manchester
Lloyds T.S.B. London
Kings College, Cambridge
Addenbrooks Hospital, Cambridge
The Bank of America, London
E-People, Milton Keynes
Rotary Watches Ltd
Standard Life
QBE International Insurance
Williams Energy, London
Otter Gallery, University of Chichester Collection