CULLEY Sure if I was not myself I would be somebody else

Age: 66
Hometown: Birkdale
Accepts Commissions: Yes
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Golgotha Complete

Interests and Personality

MusicLenoard Cohen U2 Thin Lizzy REM Christy Moore Annie Lennox The Fureys Iggy Pop Manic Street Preachers OASIS THe Blues / Jazz Paul Simon Amy Winehouse
HeroesMy wife and our five children.


Previous Exhibitions Group Shows 1985 Windsor Fringe Festival Windsor UK 1986 Celtic Vision Tour Conde Ducqe Gallery Madrid Spain Kiosko Alfonso La Coruna Spain Crawford Art Gallery Cork Ireland Glasgow Arts Centre Glasgow UK 1987 Celtic Vision Tour Orial Mostyn Llandudno UK Bede Gallery Jarrow UK Newlyn Gallery Penzance UK Chapter Gallery Cardiff UK P.A.R.C. Nantes France 1987 London Group Tour (Selected non-member) Royal College of Art London UK Windsor Festival Windsor UK Bede Gallery Jarrow UK 1987 Triskell Arts Centre Cork Ireland Diorama Gallery London UK 1988 Bank of Ireland Exhibition Centre Dublin Ireland Knapp Gallery London UK Kunst Palast Dusseldorf Gremany 1990 Knapp Gallery London UK Oxford Art Week '90 "Painting Park" (Selected Artist) Oxford UK 1991 'Festival of Work and Play ' Connelly Hall - Liberty Hall Dublin Ireland CUAU 2000 Years Celebration Customs House Dublin Ireland Oxford Art Week '91 "Painting Park" (Selected Artist) Oxford UK Dobbins of Dublin Cultural Capital Celebrations Dublin Ireland 1992 Erin Cara Exhibition World Trade Centre Montreal Canada Centre of Contemporary Art Ontario Canada House of James Gallery Galway Ireland Kilkenny People Gallery Kilkenny Ireland 1993 The Pantheon Gallery Dublin Ireland (Selected Artist) The L.A. Art Fair Los Angeles USA 1994 Art Colony Galicnik Macedonia Montreuil Culture France 1995 Modern Irish Paintings Dillon Gallery 1996 Skopje Museum of Contempoary Art Republic of Macedonia 1996 Dillon Gallery London UK 1996 S.H.I.T.E. The Old Library Alternative Windsor UK 1999 Skopje Museum of Contempoary Art Republic of Macedonia 2000 Irish Arts Fair RDS Dublin Ireland 2001 Art Cosmopolis RDS Denis Bowen, Derek Culley, Jim Kavanagh, Pindaros Michaeledes, Walter Steinberg. Dublin Ireland 2005 LOOP (untitled) Craig Atkinson, Derek Culley, Stephen Hitchin, Jason Jones, Terry Sullivan and Christine O'Reilly Wilson. Liverpool UK 2005 BIRD2005 International Art Award. (Special Award by Jury) Beijing Natural Culture Center Beijing China 2006 "Post-It" Atkinson Gallery Southport UK 2006 "Digital Art" - The Independants - Liverpool Biennial (selected) Liverpool UK 2006 Dot-Art Gallery (Opening Group Show) Liverpool UK 2006 The Cornerstone Gallery - "Changing Eight 2006" Liverpool UK 2006 Ennis Art Gallery (Opening Group Show) Ennis Ireland 2007 Overview 07 (Curated by LOOP) The Cornerstone Gallery Liverpool UK 2007 Solo Shows EggSpace Gallery “Illuminate” curated by HeadSpace Liverpool UK 1985 Windsor Arts Centre Windsor UK 1989 Wolfson College Oxford UK Royal Hospital Kilmainham Dublin Ireland 1990 Galerie am Buttermarkt Koln Germany The United Arts Club Dublin Ireland 1990 The George Gallery Dublin Ireland Montague Ltd 1994 The Green Room London UK The United Arts Club Dublin Ireland 1996 The Irish Club London UK 2000 RDS Dublin Ireland 2006 The Innes Lounge London UK 2006 Southport Art Centre Merseyside UK 2007 New Song Art Centre Rocklands USA Windsor Arts Centre (The Old Court): 1980’s Curator of exhibitions featuring amateur and professional artist’s ie Charles Gimpel, A.Oscar, Max Blond, Martin Fuller, Elizabeth Langton, Gill Scholar, David Lach, John Copnal, “Dirty Strangers”, Susan D Brown (The Mirror & the Dynamo), Roy Kitchin, Alan Davie, Sidney Nolan, John Piper, Victor Pasmore, Jeremy Tishler, Gary Gilchrist, Damian Hirst / Holden Rowan, Paul Moriarty, Neil Ferguson, Mel Gordan, Randy Klein, Denis Bowen, Tony Coady, Mary “P” O’Connor, Fiona Gunn, Duncan Mountford, Eamon Colman and the Windsor Fringe Festival (Visual Arts). CELTIC Vision: 1984 Founding member / chairperson with Denis Bowen & John Bellany Committee members included: Hon.D.Browne, A.Irvin, G.Boulay, R.Pillard, J.Halkes, J.R.Lopez Calvo,B.Sanchez-Walker, E.Colman, Prof.B.Kneale, W.Crozier, Dr.I.Davies, T.Copplestone, Prof.R.Driscoll, V.Rea, R.Parr. Collections: Private collections in UK, Ireland, Canada, USA, Germany, Mexico, Brazil. Skopje Museum of Contemporary Art - Republic of Macedonia Wolfson College – Oxford -UK Bede Gallery Jarrow – UK Beijing Natural Culture Center – Beijing – China Page 3 of 3

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Congratulations to the gallery.


nice work!


Wonderful work, look forward to seeing more.

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Hallo culley love your work wonne see more !!


You have posted a stunning collection here, I love the way your work seems so open and how the curves lead you through the painting. Margaret, Artist at Work,


very nice, nets


hi very nice art work mutaz


Wonderful works, I really enjoy your site, best wishes - ranjan


Wonderful works, I really enjoy your site, best wishes - ranjan

CreateReality ( Deleted user )

You can't help but love all those little shapes and forms jumping out everywhere. My favorite is "In the Name of Science". Great pieces Culley.


Great work culley-greetings Anita !!!


Culley, your work has such a stisfying feel to it. Bold marks/shapes, vibrant colour combinations. I wish I could be so expressive. Very inspirational.


hi CULLEY.. i like your work.. amezing..


Specially the Golgotha-series I like very much. Little bit Ton Haring, I don't know if you have know him. Your painted walls are beautiful! Best regards, Erlinde


What happy work , what a joy ! Lenke


Welcome to this website. Looking forward to seeing more of your artwork. Beautiful abstracts, I do abstracts too. Please visit my site when you get a chance.


Greetings - nice work and style - best wishes


thank you....derek