Available Works

Biography

Christopher Stead (b. 1974, UK) is a British artist whose practice exists to evade the paradigms of commercial obedience, white cube boredom, and the polarities regimented by cultural hegemony. Informed by Thatchers dystopian Britain and her Acid House love child, Christopher's work explores free movement in spaces without borders. Christoper lives and works in London, UK.

Education

MA, Royal College of Art, 2019-2021

BA, City & Guilds of London Art School, 2013-2016

Press

2019, Sugar Mountain: An Ode to London’s Silvertown – Opening This Month, Fad Magazine

2019, Christopher Stead, Wall Street Journal

2019, Longing for Heterotopia: ‘Silver Sehnsucht’ in Silvertown, Third Text

2017, Abandoned Factory In London’s Silvertown To Hold 10-Day Immersive Contemporary Art Exhibition During Frieze Week, Fad Magazine

2017, Catching Up With Unruly Suspects #3, Unruly Gallery

2017, Chromophobia And The Business Of Art, Proof Gallery

2016, City & Guilds Art School Launch 2016 Degree Show We Spotlight Four Of The Best, Art Lyst

Exhibitions

2020, WIP Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK (Group)
2020, Snapshot, Hockney Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2020, Up, Up & Away, Hockney Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2020, Up, Jealous Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2020, London Original Print Fair, The Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK (Group)
2019, Acid Reign, Urban Spree, Berlin, Germany (Solo)
2019, Heterotopic Tourism, Lab Kalkhorst, Kalkhorst, Germany (Solo)
2019, Jealous Booth, Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair, London, UK (Group)
2019, Cutting Together Apart, Dyson Gallery, RCA, London, UK (Group)
2019, Sugar Mountain, The Silver Building, London, UK (Group)
2019, Jealous Stand, Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park, London, UK (Group)
2019, Underground On The Up, The Silver Building, London, UK (Group)
2019, Heterotopic Tourism, Lab Kalkhorst, Germany (Group)
2019, Jealous Booth, Affordable Art Fair, Hampstead, London, UK (Group)
2019, Jealous Booth, London Original Print Fair, Royal Academy, London, UK (Group)
2018, Moral Minimalism, Aloïse, Barcelona, Spain (Solo)
2018, Mantra, Stour Space, London, UK (Group)
2018, Low Voltage Experiments: Installation with Gala Bell, The Silver Building, London, UK (Group)
2018, Jealous Stand, The Affordable Art Fair, London, UK (Group)
2018, JNY 3018, Jealous North, London, UK (Group)
2018, Jealous Stand, Moniker Art Fair, London, UK (Group)
2018, Hack Morecambe, Gas Contemporary, Morecambe, Lancashire, UK (Group)
2018, JNY 3018, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2018, Jealous Needs You, Jealous East, London, UK (Group)
2017, Chromophobia, Proof Gallery, London, UK (Solo)
2017, Silver Sehnsucht, The Silver Building, London, UK (Group)
2017, Unruly Suspects, Unruly Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Group)
2016, Paper Cuts, Transition Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2016, After presents Glossary, Safehouse, London, UK (Group)
2016, Out of Sight, Proof Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2016, City & Guilds of London Art School Degree Show, London, UK (Group)
2016, Shatter Proof, Proof Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2015, LAX/ LHR, Stolen Space, London, UK (Group)
2015, Les Etudients, Salon, London, UK (Group)
2015, Post Transit Romantics, Make Your Mark Gallery, Helsinki, Finland (Group)
2015, Liminal, The Ragged School Museum, London, UK (Group)
2015, From the Studio Floor, Anise Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2015, Unruly Gallery, Dog & Pony, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Group)
2015, Art of Angel, The Candid Arts Trust, London, UK (Group)
2014, Dirty Laundry, Library Members Club, London, UK (Group)
2014, A Comfortable Man, Wiltons Music Hall, London, UK (Group)
2014, Dubl Trubl, Urban Spree, Berlin, Germany (Group)
2014, Why is a raven like a writing desk?, Londonewcastle Project Space, London, UK (Group)
2014, Wu Tang Is For The Children, Londonewcastle Project Space, London, UK (Group)
2013, Cedar’s Graffiti Supply Store, Movement, Worcester, UK (Group)
2013, Monsters Ink, Wayward Gallery, London, UK (Group)