Education

1992-94  MA Fine Art Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London, UK (Henry Moore Scholarship)

1989-92  BA Hons Fine Art (1st Class), West Surrey College of Art and Design, Farnham, UK

1988-89  Art and Design Foundation Diploma, Nene College, Northampton, UK

Solo Shows

2017    on why some things form and other things don't, The Art House, Wakefield, UK

2011    Ellipsis, G1 Gallery, Solihull Arts Complex, West Midlands, UK

2007  Morphologies, Fermynwoods Contemporary Art, Northamptonshire, UK

2001  New Work, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, UK

1998   New Work, The Queen's Gallery, New Delhi, India

1995   Spring Blows, Oriel y Bont, University of Glamorgan, Wales     

Group Shows

2019  Between Exits - Pending Issues, Weisser Elefant Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2019  Anonyme Zeichner Archive, Kunsthaus Kannen (Museum Outsider/Contemporary Art), Munster, Germany

2018  9th International Printmaking Biennial, Douro, Portugal

2017  3rd Global Print, international contemporary printmaking practice, Douro, Portugal

2014  from here and there: drawings from the UK, Elysium Gallery Off-Site, Swansea, Wales

         from here and there: drawings from Colorado and Swansea, Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado, USA

         Small Works 3, Jeffrey Leder Gallery, New York, USA

         Pen, site-specific interventions, Pen Museum, Birmingham, UK

2012  Out-Line, exploring the mutabilities of drawing practice, Minerva Works, Birmingham, UK

2008  Anonyme Zeichner No:9, Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany

2005  Wunderkammer: The Artificial Kingdom, exploring links between art, archeology and collecting, curated by Edward Allington. The Collection, Lincoln. UK

2004-05 Commissioned artworks in response to the new development-Grange Park, South Northamptonshire, Regional Arts Lottery funded

2004  Marks in Space, exploring relationships between drawing and sculptural form, The Usher Gallery, Lincoln

2003  Pizza Express Prospects Drawing Prize, Loading Bay Gallery, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK

2002  O2xygen, addressing the concepts of breath and disorders of breathing, White Box, New York, USA

2001  Hart 2001, Quay Arts, audio-visual installation, Grosvener Mill by the River Humber, Hull, UK

2000  Journey, a two-person show with sculptor Walter Bailey, Fabrica, Brighton, UK, a live transmission via mobile phone of a six-week walk from Northampton to Brighton  

Artist Residencies

2017  Sometimes Residency programme, The Art House, Wakefield, UK

2012  Studio Residency, New Art Gallery Walsall, West Midlands, UK

2004 Artist in Residence, Usher Gallery, Lincoln, research and production for the show Marks in Space

1998  Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

1997/98  Commonwealth Foundation Fellowship Award in the Arts and Crafts, research, study network and production over 9 months in India, culminating in a solo show at the Queen's Gallery, New Delhi

1997  Lowick House Print Workshop, Cumbria, UK

1995  University of Glamorgan, Wales, UK

Commercial Practice

2015-present  Featured Artist of the London-based art sellers Rise Art. Buyers of my work include The Trafalgar St James Hotel, London and WeWork, Madrid.

2008  Production of a suite of Chinese Constellation drawings, commissioned by the Planetarium at Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum, UK, showing at Williamsville Space Lab, New York and Stardome Observatory and Planetarium, Auckland, New Zealand

Publications

Pak Keung Wan - Thinking through space, Jungle Magazine, Sept 13, 2017

Pak Keung Wan, Interview, Art Reveal Magazine no:27, March 2017, pg 110-115, ISBN: 9781366130075

Q&A with Pak Keung Wan, Rise Art, Dec 1st, 2015

Marks in Space, Chapter-Locus 6, pg 29-30, text by Alain Ayers, 2004, ISBN: 0 9539238 2 7

Pak Keung Wan, Angel Row Gallery, 2001, ISBN: 0 905634 50 0

Reviews

04/06/17  On The Surface, Selvedge Magazine

10/12/12  Review of Ellipsis, Robert Clark, The Guardian Guide

08/09/07 Review of Morphologies, Robert Clark, Guardian Guide

12/2007  Review of Morphologies, Hugh Dichmont, Artist Newsletter

27/06/01 Review Solo Show Angel Row Gallery, Robert Clark, Guardian Guide  

Public Speaking

2013  Symposium, The Insistence of Drawing, University of Northampton, UK

Invitations to Speak on the Visiting Artist Lecture Programmes:

Wimbledon College of Art

University of Derby

University of Lincoln

University Of Derby

Birmingham Institute of Art and Design

Scarborough Tec 

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