Eleanor Wood
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Education

1979-80
M.A. Painting, Chelsea School of Art, London
1974-7
B.A. Honors Fine Art, Winchester School of Art, Winchester, UK
1973-4
Hornsey School of Art, London
 
 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016
Realignments: Works on Paper, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2015
Profound Subtlety, JayJay, Sacramento, CA
2010
Working From Both Sides, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2010
Boundaries, JayJay, Sacramento, CA
2006
Eleanor Wood, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2006
Shifting Borders, JayJay, Sacramento, CA
2005
Silent Dialogue, Andlab, Los Angeles
2003
Silence, University Art Gallery, California State University Stanislaus
1996
Martha Stevns Gallery, Fressingfield, UK
1989
Order, Quiet & Mystery, Lancaster Gallery, Coventry, UK
1981
Hatton Gallery, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
 
 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018-19
On Paper, Arts Council Touring Exhibition: Gallery Oldham; Inverness Museum & Art Gallery; Oriel, Wrexham; Glynn Vivian, Swansea;
 
Victoria Art Gallery, Bath; Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton UK
2017-18
The Jerwood Drawing Prize Exhibition, Jerwood Space London touring to: East Gallery, Norwich; The Edge, Bath University;
 
Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury; Vane Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne; Drawing Projects UK, Trowbridge
2017
The London Group Open, The Cello Factory, London
 
Silent Journeys, 1821 Gallery, Fresno, CA
 
British Invasion, The Museum of Art and History, Lancaster, CA
2016
PING, The Minories, Colchester UK
 
Reunion, AndLab, Los Angeles, CA
2015
Crossing Borders, 1821 Gallery, Fresno, CA
 
The London Group Open, The Cello Factory, London
 
Griffin Gallery Open, London
 
Bay Area Gallery Artists in a New Space, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2013
New Acquisitions, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
 
Paper Trail, JayJay, Sacramento, CA
 
Wonder, Berkeley Art Center, CA
2012
The Back Room, JayJay Sacramento, CA
 
Gallery Selections, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
 
Shine, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2011
Now and Then, 10th Anniversary Exhibition, JayJay, Sacramento, CA
 
Connect and Collect, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, CA
 
40th Anniversary Exhibition, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2010
Salthouse 10: Landmark, Salthouse Church, Norfolk, UK
 
Working With Wax, Santa Rosa College Gallery, CA
2009
High-Rise Project, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
 
Traces and Margins: Rasmussen Art Gallery, Angwin, CA
2008
Autumn Group Show, Summer Selections & Works on Paper,
 
Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
 
Summer Exhibition, Jill Bishop Contemporary Art, Halesworth, UK
 
Parallel Lines Works on Paper from Monterey Collections, Hartnell College Gallery, Salinas, USA
2007
Selected Works, Jill Bishop Contemporary Art, Halesworth, UK
 
Summer Selections & Winter Group Show, Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2006
Eight Hours Difference, Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster University, UK
 
Summer Group Show & Materialism Don Soker Contemporary Art, San Francisco
2005
Water Color: Current Views, Gallery Joe, Philadelphia
 
Just Visiting: Huntington Beach Art Center, CA
 
Controlled, selected from Arts Council of England's collection, Bury St. Edmunds Art Gallery, UK
2003 & 04
Winter Exhibition & Autumn Exhibition, Elm Hill Contemporary Art, Norwich
2002
On the Edge, Salthouse 3, Salthouse Church, Norfolk, UK
1998/2000/1
Selected Works, Elm Hill Contemporary Art, Norwich, UK
1995
The Castle Art Show, Castle Museum, Norwich, UK
1994
The Open Drawing Show, Contact Gallery, Norwich, UK
1988
The Presence of Painting: Aspects of Abstraction 1958-1988, Mappin Gallery, Sheffield,
2003 & 04
Icon Gallery, Birmingham; Hatton Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
1987
Cleveland UK 8th International Drawing Biennale, Cleveland Gallery,
 
Middlesbrough; Camden Arts Centre, London; Oriel Gallery,
 
Cardiff; Derby Museum & Art Gallery; Norwich Castle Museum, UK
 
London Group Exhibition, Royal College of Art, London
 
Eight by Eight, Curwen Gallery, London
 
Six Women Artists, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
1980
John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 12, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, UK
1977
Young Contemporaries, ICA, London
 
Winsor and Newton Award, Commonwealth Institute, London
 
 

Selected exhibitions with the Newcastle Group

2009
The Newcastle Group 1984 – 2009, University Gallery, Northumbria University, UK
1998
Friends from the North, Newcastle Regional Art Gallery, & Penrith Regional Gallery, Australia
1993
Newcastle Group, Academy of Art, Riga, Latvia
1992
Newcastle Group, Central House of the Artists, Moscow, Russia
 
Newcastle Group, Tampere Art Museum, Tampere, Finland
 
The Northern Lights, Bergens Kunstforening, Bergen, Norway
1968
The Newcastle Group, Centrum Beldende Kunst, Groningen, Netherlands & Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
 
 

Selected Collections
Monterey Community Hospital
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento
UCSF Davis Medical Centre, CA
The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco -
Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts
Progressive Art Collection, Cleveland, OH
Sears Merchandising Group, Chicago
Bass Brewery, London
Darlington Memorial Hospital
Northern Arts

Representation
Eleanor Wood is represented in the UK by:
Jill Bishop Contemporary Art
Web: www.jillbishopcontemporaryart.co.uk
Email: info@jillbishopcontemporaryart.co.uk

And in the US by:
Don Soker Gallery, San Francisco
Web: www.donsokergallery.com
Email: donsoker@yahoo.com

JayJay, Sacramento
Web: www.jayjayart.com
Email: info@jayjayart.com

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