Born in 1985, Arthur Lanyon gained a first class degree in Fine Art from Cardiff in 2008. Upon graduating he was featured in Saatchi's 2008 group show 'New Sensations'. In 2014, his work was in the longlist for the Aesthetica Art Prize and is included in the award's published anthology.
Focusing primarily on painting, he now works from a studio in Cornwall and is represented by Anima-Mundi gallery.

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Solo Shows

2016 'Return To The Whale' - Anima-Mundi, St Ives, Cornwall.

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Group Shows

2017

'Painting Now XXXX Vol. 1, CGK Gallery, Copenhagen, 8/9

'Ceremony' A selected group show curated by Jim Threapleton, TAT ART, BARCELONA, Spain (in association with No.20 Gallery London)
5/9 – 23/9/17

AT HOUSE OF ST BARNABUS, London
7/7 – 7/7/18

'Ceremony' A selected group show curated by Jim Threapleton, No. 20 Gallery, London 17/5 - 09/6

'Glimpse' A selected group show curated by Tomo Campbell, Golbourne Gallery. London 29/3 - 23/4

London Art Fair, Anima-Mundi, January

2016

'From Silence' Anima-Mundi at the Herrick Gallery, London

'Kith and Kin' - Falmouth Art Gallery, Cornwall

2015

Mixed winter exhibition, Anima-Mundi, St Ives, Cornwall

Chord 'n' Bennett, Penwith Gallery project room, St Ives, Cornwall

'The London Group Open' - Part 2, The Cello Factory, London

'A Year in Review' - Lacey Contemporary, London

'Wanderlust' - Lacey Contemporary Gallery, London

2014

'Aesthetica Art Prize', York St Mary’s, Castlegate, York


2013

Cornwall Contemporary, Penzance, Cornwall

Porthminster Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall

2012

'100 Curators 100 Days' , selected by independent curator Roy Exley, for the Saatchi online exhibition developed by
Rebecca Wilson, Director, Saatchi Gallery

2011

'Curatorial Contrast 2', Bay Art, Cardiff

2010

'Comfortably Strange', View Art Gallery, Bristol

2009

Saatchi Gallery Cafe, London

2008

'New Sensations', The Saatchi Gallery in association with Channel 4, Curated by Rebecca Wilson, The Old Truman Brewery, London

Degree Show, Howard Gardens, Cardiff

2007

'The Hans Brinker Budget Painting Award', Hans Brinker Hotel, Amsterdam

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Competitions/Prizes

Longlisted - 'The Aesthetica Art Prize' 2014

Longlisted - Saatchi’s 'New Sensations' 2008