Neville Gabie - CV

B. Johannesburg, South Africa, 1959
MA Royal College of Art 1988



1999–2000 MOMART Artist in Residence Tate Gallery, Liverpool

2004 VITAMINCREATIVE SPACE Gaungzhou, China.
Artists Links British Council/Arts Council

2006–7 IASKA [International Art Space Kellerberrin Australia]
Publication: Wide Eyed and Legless ISBN 978-0-9581824-2-3


Selected recent projects include

1999/2006 POSTS
Photographs of informal goalposts found around the world.
Published Penguin Books. ISBN 0-140-28119-3
Republished in Germany TORE, Sanssouci ISBN10-3-7254-1401-7 in 2006

2000/01 TROPHY ROOM- AYRESOME PARK, Middlesbrough.
A project to ‘mark’ the former Premiership football ground, now a Wimpy Homes housing estate. Curated/managed by Judith Winter.

2000/01 UNDERNEATH- FOREST OF DEAN -sculpture trail,- lead artist in a project that included a programme of temporary works.

2000/05 Up in the Air/FURTHER Up in the Air
Developed and co-curated with Leo Fitzmaurice. Building on the success of Up in the Air, which involved ten artists, FURTHER involved 18 artists/writers working in response to the last tower block on the estate in North Liverpool. Together, the projects ran for over five years.
Publications: ISBN 0-9545778-0-9 | ISBN 9-780954-577810

2004/08 SHRINKING CITIES Kunst Werke, Berlin, MIGRANT OFFICE, the archive of FURTHER, is part of Shrinking Cities, an international touring exhibition which focuses on four cities in Europe and the USA.

2003/05 COAST Public art project commissioned by First-site Gallery, Commissions East, Essex County Council. The project involved 5 artists working in response to the length of the Essex coastline.
Publication ISBN 0-948252-21-9.


Selected recent group and solo exhibitions

2000 HALES GALLERY London, – solo exhibition

2001 SASAKAWA INTERNATIONAL – prize winner. Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan.

2002/04 DREAMS AND GOALS, Japan, South Korea, Macedonia, Portugal.
A two person British Council Touring exhibition.

2004 TRIANGULAR TRADING – Vardy Gallery Sunderland, solo exhibition of recent work. Publication ISBN 1-873757-99-9

2004/06 PLAYING AWAY UK – Oriel Mostyn Gallery Llandudno, solo, touring exhibition, of new goalpost photographs from around the UK. Publication ISBN 9-780906-860557

2004 PLAIN SIGHT – Bloomberg Gallery London, Group exhibition of twelve international artists.

2006 DAS GROSSE RASENSTUECK – Nuremberg, Germany. Site specific exhibition involving ten international artists. Curated by Florian Waldvogel, Raimar Stange.

2006-7 LIVING HISTORY – Tate Modern, London.
Group exhibition of work from the Tate Gallery collection

Tate Gallery Liverpool.