Dan Coombs discusses the subject of narrative in painting with the artist John Stezaker.
Dan Coombs (b.1971) studied at The Ruskin School (1989-92) and Royal College of Art (1992-94). Solo exhibitions include: Nudes, New Art Projects, London (2014); Heaven and Earth, The Fine Art Society, London (2011); The Dreamers, Fred Gallery, London (2009); The Garden, Mihai Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles, US (2005); Three Painters, Cornerhouse, Manchester (2002); Dan Coombs, The Approach, London (2011, 2005, 1999, 1997). Group exhibitions include: Art Britannia: The Best of New British, Madonna Building, Miami, US (2013); Young British Artists Part VI, Saatchi Gallery, London (1996). Coombs was a Rome Scholar in Painting at British School at Rome (1994-5). His work has been included in The New Neurotic Realism, Saatchi Publications (1998), and Young British Artists: The Saatchi Decade, Booth-Clibborn Editions (1999).
John Stezaker was born in 1949 in England. Recent solo shows include: John Stezaker: One on One, Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Israel (2013); Galerie Gisela Captain, Cologne, Germany (2012); The Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK (2011) then touring to MUDAM, Luxembourg, and Kemper Art Museum, St. Louis, USA (2012); Friedrich Petzel Gallery, New York, USA (2011); The Nude and Landscape, curated by Sid Sachs, University of The Arts, Philadelphia, USA (2011); Lost Images, Kunstverein Freiburg, Germany Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago (2010); Tabula Rasa, The Approach, London, UK (2010).