James Rielly

James Rielly was born in Wrexham, Wales, lives and works in France

1975-78, Gloucester College of Art & Design, Cheltenham, UK.

1977, Gloucester College of Art Travel Award.

1980-81, Belfast College of Art, Belfast, North Ireland.

1983, Lincolnshire and Humberside Arts Exhibition and Travel Award.

1984-1985, Fine Art Work Center, (fellowship) Provincetown, Massachusetts, USA.

1986 Greater London Arts Individual Artist Award.

1988-89 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, (fellowship), Berlin, Germany.

1989 Welsh Arts Council Grant.
1989 British Council Grant, London – Berlin.

1989-90 Greater London Arts Grant.

1995 Tate Gallery (MOMART fellowship), Liverpool, UK.
1995Prize winner of the John Moores Award, John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 19.

1997 Shortlisted for the Jerwood Prize, London, UK.

2006-Now Appointed Professor of Painting at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France.

Solo Exhibitions 

2016 Thinking things through, New Art Projects, London.
We lived our lives in the spiritual not the material world, GE Galeria, Mexico
Knock on wood, Galerie Wittenbrink, Munich, Germany

2015 Everything is something else. Hillsboro Fine Art, Dublin, Ireland.
Ty Hyll, Cabinet des dessins, Jean Bonna, Beaux-Arts de Paris, France.
Image on the edge, Galerie L’Inlassable, Paris.

2014 Ty Hyll- the ugly house, The Studio, Llandudno, North Wales; James Rielly, Cabinet des dess

2014 ” Punch Me. “ La Box, Bourges, France.

2014 ” Ty Hyll. “ The Studio, Llandudno, North Wales.


Group Exhibitions 

Utopie Pictural 3, Galerie Forma, Geneve.
L’Inlassable Galerie, Paris.

L’Inlassable Galerie, Paris
2014 ” House of Helfa. “ Llandudno, North Wales.
2014 ” Home. “ The Crossley Gallery, Dean Clough, Halifax, England.
2014 Donation Florence et Daniel Guerlain Centre Pompidou, Paris.