Eleanor Moreton was born in London, 1956 where she continues to live and work. Eleanor holds an MA in painting from Chelsea College of Art and an MA in Art History and Theory from the University of Central England.
Solo exhibitions include ‘California Dreaming, Canal, London, 2015; Tales of Love and Darkness’ Ceri Hand Gallery, London, 2014; ’I See the Bones in the River', Ceri Hand Gallery, London, 2012; 'The Lady of Shallot' Jack Hanley Gallery, New York, 2010; 'Im Wartezimmer' Ceri Hand Gallery, Liverpool and Harewood House, Leeds, 2010. Recent group exhibitions include 'A Painters Craft', Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, 2013; 'Group Show', Galerie Vidal-Saint Phalle, Paris, France, 2013; 'New British', Lloyds Club, London UK, 2013; 'Rituals Are Tellers Of Us', Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, UK, 2013; 'Let the World Slip', Lion and Lamb Gallery, London, 2012; 'Crash' Charlie Dutton Gallery, London, UK; 2011/12, 'Make Believe', Galerie Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, 2011; 'Behind the Mask', The New Art Gallery Walsall, 2010 and 'Fade Away', Transition Gallery, London, 2010.
Eleanor was shortlisted for the John Moores Painting Prize, 2008, Creekside Open, London, 2009 and Threadneedle Prize, Mall Galleries, London, 2009 and is featured in the Thames and Hudson book Picturing People by Charlotte Mullins.
A Painting For Alice
oil on canvas
60 x 70 cm