biography & applause I anita klein ©2000/2023


Anita Klein

1978-9 Foundation Course, Chelsea School of Art, London
1979-83 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Slade School of Art, London
1983-5 MA (Higher Diploma) Printmaking, Slade School of Art, London
1992 Elected Associate of the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers
1995 Elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers
2003-6 President of the Royal Society of Painter Printmakers
2021 Watts Contemporary Gallery, Surrey. “Together” new paintings and prints
2021 Eames Fine Art, London: “Summer in the City” new paintings
2020 Lauderdale House, London with Eames Fine Art
  Eames Fine Art : “Water” paintings and prints
2019 Eames Fine Art: Conversations: Paintings and Prints
2019 Marine House Devon: New Paintings
2018 Eames Fine Art – These Fleeting Days: New Paintings
2017 Eames Fine Art – Out of the Ordinary: linocuts
2016 Eames Fine Art - In Australia: New Paintings
2015 Eames Fine Art, London: “Full Circle” new paintings
  Marine House Gallery, Devon: paintings and prints
2014 Eames Fine Art London – paintings & prints
  Hayletts Contemporary Art Essex – paintings & prints
  Cambridge Contemporary Art – paintings & prints
2013 Konst och Folk, Stockholm: Paintings and Linocuts
  Gallery Blǻ, Linköping, Sweden: Paintings and Linocuts
  Bircham Gallery, Norfolk: Paintings and Linocuts
  Eames Fine Art London: New Paintings
  The Art Vault, Mildura, Australia: New Prints
  Birds Gallery, Melbourne, Australia: New Prints
2012 Seven Angels: Backdrop, paintings and set of linocuts, Royal College of Music, London
  The Fine Art Partnership London - Linocuts
  Marine House at Beer, Devon - Paintings & prints
  Oriel Wrecsam Gallery, Wales - Prints
  The Story Museum Oxford – Mural and paintings
2011 The Fine Art Partnership, Bankside and Menier Galleries London;
'Through the Looking Glass' paintings and prints
2010 The Fine Art Partnership London -"Uccelli" paintings and prints
2010 Advanced Graphics London - paintings and prints
2009 Bankside Gallery London - 'Italian Angels' - 52 angels painted in Italy
  Boundary Gallery London - New paintings and stained glass
2008 Advanced Graphics London – new monoprints
  Bircham Contemporary Arts – prints
  Chelsea & Westminster Hospital Arts – prints
  The Fine Art Partnership, Sussex – paintings, drawings & prints
2007 The Royal Commonwealth Society, London – Australian paintings
  Fine Art Partnership, Nottingham – paintings, drawings and prints
2006 Boundary Gallery, London – small oils and watercolours
  Bankside Gallery, London – new paintings & prints
  Advanced Graphics, London – new prints
2005 Greek Printmakers Gallery, Athens, Greece -prints
2004 Advanced Graphics, London – “Ordinary Miracles” prints
  Boundary Gallery, London – paintings, drawings and watercolours
2003 Helen Gory Gallery, Melbourne, Australia - paintings
2002 Advanced Graphics London –retrospective exhibition of prints; “20 Years of Printmaking”
  Boundary gallery, London – paintings, drawings and watercolours
2001 Boundary Gallery, London – paintings, drawings, watercolours and ceramics
2000 Cambridge Contemporary Art – paintings and prints
  Port Jackson Press, Melbourne, Australia - prints
1999 Pyramid Gallery,York – prints and ceramics
  Port Jackson Press, Melbourne, Australia - prints
  Old Town Gallery, Tustin,California,USA - prints
1998 Cambridge Contemporary Art – paintings and prints
  New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham - prints
  Beaux Arts, Bath - paintings
1997 Leeds City Art Gallery, the Craft & Design Centre - prints
1996 Beaux Arts, Bath - paintings
  Cambridge Contemporary Art – paintings and prints
1995 Gateway Arts Centre, Shrewsbury – 2 person show of prints with Paula Rego
  European Art Fair,Ghent, with Beaux Arts - paintings
1994 Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester - paintings
1993 Woodlands Art Gallery, London - paintings and prints
1992 Royal Pavillion Contemporary Gallery, Brighton – paintings and prints
  Victorian Artists Society, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia - prints
1991 Wilson Hale, London – paintings and prints
1990 Tall House Gallery, London - prints
  Printworks, Colchester – paintings and prints
1987 Leigh Gallery, London - prints
1986 Creaser Gallery, London – paintings and prints
  Ingram Collection at the Lightbox: 5 Women Artists Picturing People
  Hayward Gallery (British Drawing)
  Royal Academy
  Other Worlds: The Story Museum Oxford
  Institute of Contemporary Arts
  Blond Fine Art
  Contemporary Arts Society
  Discerning Eye Exhibition
  Hunting Art Prizes
  Cleveland Drawing Biennale
  Glasgow Print Studio
  London Art Fair
  Barbican Concourse Gallery
  20/21 British Art Fair
  International Print Fair New York
  20/21 International Art Fair London
2020 Printmaker of the Year, Printfest Ulverston
2018 The Print Block prize at The Masters, Screen & Stone, Bankside Gallery, London
2016 Invited Artist, Lessedra International Mini Print Annual, Sofia, Bulgaria
2013 Artist in Residence, The Art Vault, Mildura, Australia
2007 Best Artist in UK Fringe Festival,
2006 Artist in residence, Bundanon, NSW Australia
2003 University of Wales Purchase Prize, National Print Exhibition, London
1995 John Purcell Award, National Print Exhibition, London
1991 John Purcell Award for an outstanding print, Bankside Open
1984 Joseph Webb Award, Royal Society of Painter Printmakers
1982 & 1983 Henrique Scholarship, Slade School of Art
2011-12 Editions Vulfovitch, Stockholm
1998-9 Advanced Graphics,London
2000-10 Advanced Graphics,London
1997/8 CCA Galleries, London
  Jiangsu Museum of Contemporary Art, China
  Arts Council England
  British Museum
  Victoria and Albert museum London
  British Library
  University of Wales Aberystwyt
  University College London, Picture club
  Ashmolean Museum Oxford
  Paintings in Hospitals permanent collection
  Leicestershire County council
  Bundanon Trust, Australia
  The Ingram Collection at The Lightbox, Woking
  Borchard collection of 20th century self portraits
  Jewish Museum London
  Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge
  Lewisham College