Jeremy Henderson

Jeremy Henderson

Lisbellaw, County Fermanagh, Ireland

About Jeremy Henderson

Jeremy Henderson, an Irish artist of Scottish decent, dedicated his life to the creation and realisation of his art and its meaning, reflecting life's panorama, be that of his home town of Lisbellaw and Ireland's troubles, or his unique journey through life, its loves and inspirations and the perspectives presented to him, A painter of international respect, capable of expressing the deep and subtle nuance of meaning and sentiment of his art, layering paints to build a complex narrative across a medium open to the interpretation of the observer.

Education

Ulster University - Foundation Diploma in Art and Design - 1972-73
Kingston University - Fine Art BA Hons (First Class) - 1973-76
Chelsea School of Art - MA Postgraduate Fine Art - 1978-79

Events

Stowells Trophy, Royal Academy - 1975
Stanley Picker Fellowship Award - 1977 (First Winner)
​Artscribe Prize - 1978, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Award - 1984 (Shortlisted)

Residencies: Kingston University - Artist in Residence - 1977-78​

Exhibitions

1975 - Stowells Trophy, Royal Academy, London

1975 - Winsor & Newton, London

1978 - New Contemporaries - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London

1979 - Northern Young Contemporaries - Whitworth Gallery, Manchester - ‘Semper Idem, Tandava Stasis’

1980 - The International Connection - ‘Irish Art in the Seventies', A Sense of Ireland, The London Festival of Irish Arts, The Round House Gallery, London

1986 - Solo Exhibition Paintings Across a Border - Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast

1986 - Solo Exhibition Around a Border - Ardhowan Theatre & Arts Centre, Enniskillen

1987 - Present Memories - Arts Council Gallery, Belfast

1987 - Present Memories - The Hendricks Gallery, Dublin

1987 - Landscape Now - Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast

1988 - New Art from Ireland - Art Advice/Hendriks Galleries International - New York

1988 - Landscapes from Ireland - Art Advice/Hendriks Galleries International - New York

1989 - Twelve Years of the Picker Fellowship - Waterman's Art Centre, London

1989 - Solo Exhibition Landscapes - Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast

1990 - The London Group - Royal College of Art ‘Sculpture in the Night’, Cat. No. 80

1991 - East End Artists - 15 Years of the Prince's Trust - Windsor Castle

1992 - Palinurus in Soho - Anna Bornholt Gallery, London

​1992 - Open Studios - Cooperage Studios, London

1993 - Art Works - Arts Council Gallery, Belfast

1994 - Paintings - Fenderesky Gallery, Belfast

1994 - Hill of History - Atlantis Gallery, London

1999 - Landscapes - Marks & Spencer Exhibition Scheme, London

2001 - Enamel Manuscript Panels (permanent) - Clinton Peace Centre, Enniskillen

2002 - Solo Exhibition, Recent Paintings - Fermanagh County Museum, Enniskillen

2007 - Stanley Picker Collection, Natura Naturata - Kingston University, London

2008 - Enniskillen Arts Festival - Castle Museum, Northern Ireland


Legacy Exhibitions

2010 - Remembering Jeremy, Castle Museum, Northern Ireland

2011 - Partners – Jeremy Henderson & Patricia Martinelli, Fermanagh Museum

2012 - A Country Road, A Tree Evening - International Beckett Festival, Enniskillen

2013 - National Trust Exhibition - Castle Coole Gallery, Enniskillen

2014 - Four Decades, Five Years - Waterways Island Gallery, Enniskillen

2014 - Four Decades, Five Years - Crescent Art Centre, Belfast

​2016 - National Trust Exhibition - Castle Coole Gallery, Enniskillen

2018 - Ireland's Invisible Genius - Great Britain