Paul Merrick


1973, Oxford


1993 – 1997 University of Newcastle upon Tyne. B.A. (Hons) Fine Art

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK

2011 Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK

2010 Hive Gallery, Barnsley, Yorkshire, UK

2009 Queens Hall, Hexham, Northumberland, UK

Selected Group Shows

2022 Slung Over The Bones Of A Collage, 36 Gallery & Gallery North, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2021 Dark Matter,  Workplace Foundation, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2019 EVERYTHING MUST GO (Part 2), Workplace Foundation, Gateshead, UK

2019 Manchester Contemporary 2019, Workplace Foundation, Manchester, UK

2019 ARTICLE, The Conduit, London, UK

2016 Identify your limitations, acknowledge the periphery , VITRINE, London, UK

2016 DOT DOT DOT DASH, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, UK

2014 Satellite Satellite, Workplace London,

2014 Jambon Sale, Newbridge Space, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

2013 RIFF, BALTIC 39, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.

2013 Tip of the Iceberg, Contemporary Art Society, London, UK.

2013 SURFACE, Gallery @ The Civic, Barnsley, UK.

2012 Angelika Open, Angelika Studios, High Wycombe, UK.

2012 Salon Art Prize, Matt Roberts Gallery, London, UK.

2012 Malerei: Painting as Object, Transition Gallery, London | 9 June – 1 July 2012

2012 Malerei: Painting as Object, NewBridge Space, Newcastle upon Tyne | 21 April – 26 May 2012

2011 NADA Art Fair, Miami

2011 Rotate, Workplace Gallery @ Contemporary Art Society & Shortlist Media, Emerald Street, London

2011 Remade & Readymade, Constantine Gallery, Teesside University

2010 The New Domestic Landscape’, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland | 1 – 30 October 2010

2010 Business Collectors Network, Gallery North, Newcastle upon Tyne

2010 Northern Futures, The Civic, Barnsley, Yorkshire

2010 Brut Brut, Embassy, Edinburgh Annuale

2009 Salon09, Matt Roberts Gallery, London.

2009 Business Collectors Network, Newcastle upon Tyne

2008 FUTURE 50, AXIS @ PSL – Project Space Leeds, curated by Liz Ashton & Ceri Hand

2008 Tomorrow The Future, Fishmarket Gallery, Northampton

2008 All My Favourite Singers Couldn’t Sing, Workplace Gallery

2007 Beacon of Hope, Art Gene, Barrow–in–Furness, Cumbria

2007 MOVED, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead

2007 Zoo Art Fair, London, Royal Academy, represented by WORKPLACE Gallery

2007 PULSE Art Fair, New York, represented by WORKPLACE Gallery

2006 Blue Star Red Wedge, Glasgow International


2005 WORKPLACE – Arts Editions North


The New Art Gallery, Walsall, UK

Rosa Esman Collection, New York

Business Collectors Network, North East Collection

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne

Private collections in UK, Paris & New York