Jack McConville

Born 1984, Edinburgh; Lives and works in Glasgow.


2008 BA (Hons) Painting, Glasgow School of Art

Solo Exhibitions

2023 ‘Helium Quality’, The Modern Institute, 14–20 Osborne Street, Glasgow
2021 ‘Grown Electric’, Saigon, Athens
2019 ‘Jack McConville’, The Modern Institute, 3 Aird's Lane, Glasgow
2016 Ibid Gallery, London
  The Modern Institute, 14–20 Osborne Street, Glasgow
2014 ‘Authentic Spiritual Spray’, Ibid Gallery, Los Angeles
  ‘The Effects of Sugar’, The Still House Group, New York
  ALAC Art Fair, Los Angeles (with Ibid Gallery)
2013 Ibid Gallery, London (with David Adamo)
  ‘Tutti Fertiti’, Tramway, Glasgow
2012 ‘We Have No Bananas’, Intermedia, Glasgow
  ‘Jack McConville: New Work Scotland’, Collective Gallery, Edinburgh

Group Exhibitions

2023 ‘Warm Reflections on Black Ice’, Rosa Stern Space x Saigon, Munich (Part of Various Others Munich)
  ‘A Scattering of Salts’, American College of Greece, Athens
2022 ‘Comme Otto Dix’, Saigon, Athens
  ‘Don Quixote: Stunts in the Paradox’, Galleries G & E Bati, Syros (Galleries G & E Bati, Syros 16/04 - 08/05)
2020 ‘Exhibition I’, AORA, Digital Space
2019 ‘On the edge of the Blade we run’, PLYFA Factory, Athens
2018 ‘Interiority’, Hunter Whitfield, London
2016 ‘honey;love;phermones’, Dio Horia, Mykonos
  ‘NEW PAINTINGS’, Washington Boardroom, Glasgow, with Oscar Godfrey and Michael Lacey
2015 ‘24/7’, MONTE CARLO, 6551 Collins Avenue, APARTMENTS #1206 & #606, Miami
  ‘Full of Peril and Weirdness; Painting as a Universalism’, M WOODS, Beijing
2014 ‘Service Entrance’, Museum Dhondt-Dhaenens, Deurle, Belgium
2013 ‘Straight II DVD’, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami
  ‘All Masters at the Swing Door’, ReMap4, Athens
2012 ‘Public Displays of Affection’, Glasgow (part of Glasgow International 2012)
  ‘Kafikea’, IKEA, Manchester (performance of ‘Metamorphosis')
  ‘PDA Curtain Show Room’, Telfer Gallery, Glasgow
  ‘Tran-Snooker’, Tramway, Glasgow (Performance at symposium ‘Past, Present, Future')
2011 ‘The Non-Existent Hand’, Remap 3, Athens
2010 ‘Supernature: An Exercise in Loads’, AMP, Athens
  ‘Rhizomatic’, Departure Gallery, London
2009 ‘Pot Luck’, Ironbratz, Glasgow
  ‘Henry Coombes, Lila de Magalhaes, Jack McConville',’, Southside Gallery, Glasgow
  ‘Unspeakable Practices, Unnatural Acts’, Sweet Geranium, Glasgow (in collaboration with Nicolas Party)
  ‘Die Die Die’, Transmission, Glasgow (Member’s show)
  ‘October Show’, Transmission, Glasgow
2008 ‘Sweet Fish on the Threshold’, Assembly Gallery, Glasgow
  ‘Degree Show’, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
  ‘You Should Be on Holiday’, Transmission, Glasgow (Member’s show)
2007 ‘Up the North’, Assembly Gallery, Glasgow



2016 Yannis Bournias: ‘Jack MCC’, Nomas, 6 2016
  Sheerin, Mark: ‘Next stop Glasgow’, RA Magazine, 2016
  Frédéric Bonnet: ‘Some Bodies...’, Nomas, 6 2016
2015 Gu, Wei: ‘China’s Young Art Collectors Come of Age’, Wall Street Journal, 05/03/2015
2014 ‘Fathoming Jack McConville’s artistic personality thanks to our proustian questionnaire’, Conceptual Fine Arts, 24/06/2014
2013 ‘Jack McConville’, B-Pigs, 11/2013
  ‘Jack McConville’, LIFO Magazine, 2013


2015 Jack, The Modern Institute/Toby Webster Ltd, Glasgow