Alexander Gilmour studied at Leeds College of Art and the Royal Drawing School, the Turps Banana Studio programme and will be starting studies at the Royal College of Art in Autumn 2023.
He lives and works in London.

B. 1990, Leeds.


York College 2009-10

Leeds College of Art 2010-14

Royal Drawing School 2016-17

Turps Banana Studio Programme 2021-23

Royal College of Art 2023-24

Upcoming Exhibitions

Alexander Gilmour Solo Exhibition, Darbyshire Framers, London, July, 2024


Taste, 2024, Ohsh Projects x Wonzimer, Los Angeles, USA (group)

A Painting Show, 2024, Staffordshire Street, London (group)

Caper, 2024, Greatorex Street, London (group)

South Open 2, 2024, Ohsh Projects, London (group)

Debunk, 2024, Terrace Gallery, Lea Bridge Library Pavilion, London (group)

Turps Banana Studio Programme Leavers Show, 2023, Turps Art School, London (group)

Recreational Grounds VII, 2023, Thurlow Street Carpark, London, (group)

Mood Times Ten, 2022, Fitzrovia Gallery, London (group)

The Flat is Evil/Court Summit, 2021, AMP Gallery, London (solo)

Curated for Covid, 2020, Online Exhibition (group)

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, 2019, Royal Academy, London (group)

Well well well well well well well with me, 2019, Leeds Arts University, Leeds (solo)

Sunday Times Watercolour Prize, Mall Galleries, London 2018 (group) (shortlisted)

Downsizing, 2018, Cave Space, London (group)

Christie's Best of the Drawing Year 2016 - 2017, 2017, Christie's, London (group)

Slowly, slowly, catch a monkey, 2016, Loft 6D, Bristol (group)

Forever Say Forever Always, 2015, Gage Gallery, Sheffield (group)

One Fine Day in the Middle of the Night, 2015, Assembly House, Leeds (group)


Dumfries House, Scotland, 2019

DYCP Grant winner January 2023


Dirty Gerty, Serf, Leeds, 2017

Outside Inn, 2021, Art Hostel II, Leeds (as part of Precious Art Collective)

Stranger in the room, 2015, Art Hostel, Leeds (as part of Precious Art Collective)