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Current and Upcoming Exhibitions & Awards

Go Create's Taunton Live is coming to Taunton this July to Castle Green.

Adam will be demonstating his new painting and monotype practices with the public, creating new works on the 27th July 2017.

The public is invited to partake and create a painting using locally sourced rock pigments to take away with them on the day.Explore Adam's practice and chat about his artistic practices.

[Details here]

Telling Tales

Creative Pathways Bursary Winners Exhibition at The Brewhouse Theatre

Exploring various creative practices: 2010 - 2017

Sept - Oct 2017

Curated by Zoe Li

More Details Soon

HG Wells' The Time Machine Exhibition & Publication

August 2017

Curated by Jon Barrett


Click here for images from selected exhibitions (Updated July 6th 2016)

Previous Exhibitions and Awards

Kubla Khan: Imagined Worlds. A touring exhibition of artworks inspired by the poem ‘Kubla Khan’ written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in 1816. This is a celebration by the Friends of Coleridge supported by Somerset Art Works, working in partnership with the National Trust, CICCIC Taunton, and Art at the Heart, RUH Bath. Oct 2016 - May 2017.

Pay & Display Exhibition: Exhibiting 'NETI NETI' . Centrespace Gallery, Leonards Lane, Bristol.4 – 15 February 2017 <>

PROSPECTUS 2017: An art school without a building and making space in time. Adam was selected to attend a meeting for this opportunity.Prospectus is a pilot project to create an alternative form of art school for the dispersed art community of Somerset. The project aims to create a cohort of artists who spend time together, work in collaboration and share their experience. We will utilise the facilities of an art school whilst it is closed for the holidays, accessing darkroom, printmaking and possibly ceramics resources. Lead artist Anna Best and Curator Zoe Li. <>

The Old Brick Workshop Christmas Sale Exhibition | 1st - 18th December 2016.

Heseltine Gallery: The Wave Project | Raising funds for this charity and all the work they do. Exhibition of art at the Heseltine Gallery, Truro. November 2016. Heseltine Gallery Website | The Wave Project Website

CICCIC: Kubla Khan - Imagined Worlds. Touring Exhibition. Somerset Art Works & The Friends of Coleridge. 17 October -12 November 2016

CMR Gallery: Back Lane West, Redruth | 22nd - 23rd October 2016 | This show explored the prospects for a new creative future, not only for CMR, but also for Redruth. Antonio de la Hera presents: Alicja Rymarowicz, Owen Lacey, Clive Soord, Tim Pryke, Ron Ford, Mary Fletcher, Adam Grose, David Astell & Jonathan Hayter.

Black Swan Arts Open 2016 | Exhibited: Sea of Rock
Friday 21 October to Saturday 19 November

Tacci Morris: 6th October - 8th November 2016 | Paintathon: First Prize Award for 'Taunton Lives' | On show at Tacci Morris Arts Centre | Painting to be Auctioned

Printmaking Exhibition: Solo Show. Studio One at Contains Art, Watchet, West Somerset. Somerset Open Studios 2016. 17th Sept - 02 October 2016.

The Way We see It: Contains Art Gallery, Watchet, West Somerset. 17th Sept - 02nd October 2016. The way artists see, think, select, view, question, propose, describe, create and interpret 'the way they see it'.

1000 Postcards: Black Swan Gallery, Frome, Somerset. Entered two Petrus reduction lino prints for their charity sale. Saturday 18th June - Tuesday 28th June 2016. <>

Fringe Arts Bath | 27th May - 12th June 2016 | UTOPIA:DYSTOPIA: Petrus Prints: Pangaea; Ecological; Biomorph & Occultus Universitas | WHITE & BLACK: Childhood: Painting exploring children used as soldiers | CARTESIAN CUT: Nicosia Sculpture. Biro Pen Drawing and Text for publication.

CENTRESPACE GALLERY, Bristol: PAY and DISPLAY - Group Exhibition | 4th - 9th March 2016 |<>

ROYAL WEST ACADEMY, Bristol. 163rd Open Exhibition - Group Show | 4th Oct - 29th Nov | Private Show 3rd Oct | Two woodcut PETRUS prints selected | Pink Petrus & Petrus: Microbe Printing | <>

CENTRESPACE GALLERY, Bristol: OVERFLOW - Group Exhibition exploring EcoFeminisim | 2nd - 8th October 2015 | <> | Petrus: Pangaea print sold to IAS, Bristol University Art Collection.

ARTBOX London: Summer Postcard Sale | Fold Gallery, 158 New Cavendish Street, London W1W 6YW | Over 150 artists with and without learning disabilities have submitted artwork to this anonymous sale. we are delighted not only with the quality of submissions but also the amount of interest we've had in this summer's exhibition. 20th - 27th August 2015 | <>

LOVESTEP: Silent Art Auction: Millenium Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall | 12th August 2015 | <>

CENTRESPACE GALLERY, Bristol: Centrespace Residency Award, Bristol, July 2015. Shortlisted. CMR Gallery, Redruth: Print and Book Fair, March 2015.

INLAND FESTIVAL, 25th Sept - 28th Sept 2014, CMR, Royal Circus Buildings, Back Lane West, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 2BT. Three images exhibited: Two from Spain - Journey around Belalcazar & Journey to Bilbao and a painting from Cyprus: Prometheus Rock Painting. <CMRInlandfestivalnewspaper.pdf>

LA FRAGUA | Belalcazar - Exhibition of paintings in the landscape surrounding the town of Belalcázar, June-July 2014. Map available for art trail. <>

MALAGA INSTITUTO: Flow and Art, Permanent Installation of Art @ Malaca Instituto, 1st Feb - 1st May | Presentation Opening 9th May 2014 @ 21:00, Marina Giannobi | Adam R. Grose | Joplin Nosurname | Felipe Oyarzun | Leo Peralto | Grupo Tartu, Club Hispanico, Calle Rodeo 5, Malaga, Espána.

OUR TIME IN MALAGA & ANDALUSIA: Exposición de Artistas de Flow and Art | 5-10 Mayo 2014 | Sálon Picasso, Malaca Instituto, Malaga. Maigi Omler | Merili Sugg | Vallo Rudsepp | Katrina Kolk | Adam R. Grose. Exhibited the drawings and painting created as part of the Flow and Art project.

PARADOX: Visiting Artist in Residence Exhibition, Cyprus College of Art, Lempa, Cyprus. 13th Dec - 10th Jan 2014. A variety of works exhibited of the paintings and drawings created during my six-month residency.

FREEDOM: Cyprus College of Art, Lempa, Cyprus. Group Show in Lempa Gallery, curated by Adam Grose & Ryan Hatfield, and Open Studio Space Exhibitions, 13th December - 10th Jan 2014

8 Degrees South: Cyprus College of Art, Lempa, Cyprus. Group Show - 1st Nov - 1st Dec 2013. Two drawings exhibited based on Goya & Velasquez with the Postgraduate students.

Cornaro Institute: Larnaka, Cyprus. Group show with Stass Paraskos, 31st October - 10th December 2013. Two paintings exhibited: Backgammon Player & Prometheus Rock Painting.

Summer School Exhibition: Cyprus College of Art, Lempa, Cyprus. July 2013, Curated by Prof J Danak. Catalogue. Exhibited Van Gogh's chair using found object elevated to sculpture. <Cyprus Catalogue - Summer School - July 2013.pdf>

High Street Shop Distribution (Debehams, Next, Waterstones, Top Man, River Island, Primark), Taunton. Raven linoprint works left in clothes and books for customers to find and keep. May - June 2013

Plymouth Art Fair: Karst Gallery, Plymouth, Devon. December 14th - 16th 2012.
Exhibited fifteen paintings from the MA.

MA Fine Art Show - SPECTRUM: Contemporary Practice, Falmouth University, Lamorva, House, Woodlane, Falmouth, Cornwall. Sept 4th - 10th 2012.

Aesthetic Forms and their Opposites: MA Interim Show. Siener's Hotel, Perranporth. March 25th - 29th 2012.

Strength through Diversity:
MA Interim Show. Pizza Express, Falmouth. Jan 13th - 25th 2012.

Freedom and Confinement: Group Show with students from HM YOI Portland & Bryanston School, Weymouth Library, Weymouth. Feb 25th - 1st March 2010. One painting exhibited based on a friend.

Portland Arts Open: Portland Arts, Portland. 20th Dec 2009 - 10th Jan 2010. Exhibiting a variety of paintings and drawings created in weymouth based on the human eye.

Bristol Comic Convention: Empire and Commonwealth Museum & Ramada Hotel, Bristol. May 2004 - 2009. A variety of works including published books.

Ilminster Summer Open: Ilminster. June 2002. A variety of abstrat works based on the figure and parts of the figure.

Bowen & Co.: Martock. Permanent exhibited works, 2001 - 2006. A variety of work exhibited on a regular basis - Abstraction to Realism.

Snaffles Cafe: Yeovil. July-Sept 2000. Work chosen by the Owner of Snaffles who liked the paintings on show at the East Coker show.

East Coker House: East Coker. June 2000. Range of works based on abstractions of the mind and images from travelling around the Equator.

Blu Cafe: Bournemouth. March 1997. A range of paintings based on Dadiist principles of contradictory objects juxtaposed in patterns of form.

Louder than Bombs: Hansard Gallery, London. August-Sept 1996. Two paintings exhibited worked on over the Summer after the Degree Show.

BA Degree Final Show: John Millais Gallery,
Southampton. June 1996 .Exhibited a raage of abstract paintings based on the layering of lines inspired from the work evolved from the Philips Semi-conductors Research prize.

'What? Where? When?': Southampton Institute Library, Southampton. March 1995.
Group Show with Mark Reed & Nick Grove. Three abstract paintings based on construction and straight lines layered on top of one another.

BA Degree 2nd Year Show: John Hansard Gallery, June 1995. Exhibited three floor paintings made from found objects: circuit boards, plaster, wires, paint and gravel.

BTEC Fine Art End of Year Show: Somerset College,Wellington Road, Taunton. Fine Art Building, June-July 1993. Mainly portrtaits and still life paintings.

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