Patrick Coyle


Patrick Coyle (b. 1988) is an artist currently living and working in London.


2010 MFA Art Writing, Goldsmiths, University of London
2005 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Byam Shaw School of Art, University of the Arts London

Selected Performances

2013 New Scotland Yard Has A New Sign (for opening of Stopped Clocks…) Fold Gallery, London
2013 Totally state an opinion… (for Art Licks and Art on the Underground), Bermondsey Station, London
2013 Speech whilst jogging (for Field Broadcast: Caddy Life), Online and Victoria Park, London
2013 The Infinite Gravy, The First OXO Conference, Curated by Daniel Fogarty, Malgras|Naudet, Manchester
2013 ANSWERS (for the launch of PaperWork Magazine), Inland Studios, London
2013 They got together (A Making Of), Morgan Concrete Fragments, 16 Heneage Street, London
2013 Birds2013 by Daniel Kelly. (part of Tim Berners-Lee), St. George’s Hall, London
2013 The Meeting (with Matthew Thompson) 9 Teesdale Yard, London
2013 The Drowned Boys (reading for Ed Allington), Piper Gallery, London
2013 Camarade (Collaboration with SJ Fowler), Arnolfini, Bristol
2013 You can see it is moving through I probably quote, Zabludowicz Collection, London
2013 OrangeAuraRange And How To Update It,Alma Enterprises, London
2013 Patrick Coyle, Rhys Trimble, Chrissy Williams, The Other Room, Manchester
2013 DUETS, Skype performance from Toronto for Jenny Moore’s Reading Group, Standpoint Gallery, London
2013 Three Alternative Readings of /pe(ə)r/, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridgeshire
2013 Blue Banner Trophy, (for Banner Repeater Lottery Bonanza), Banner Repeater, London
2013 Kirsty Wark’s Questions to Tony Blair, Reversed, Maintenant and Reel Words, Rich Mix, London
2013 OrangeAuraRange, Alma Enterprises, London
2013 Brief Bantam Press Printed And Bound, The Pink Layer, Black Maria, Granary Square, London
2013 (End) The Endless Inedibility, COPY: at the table, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
2013 Google City, (for Alan Brooks), MOT INTERNATIONAL, London
2012 Octave, with The Melt, Chisenhale Gallery, London
2012 The Poet is a Fake, Launch of A Circular 2, X Marks the Bokship, London
2012 Hyprosthesis, Spike Island, Bristol and ICA, London
2012 Typed Speech, APT Gallery, London (broadcast from New York)
2012 Boundless Hyper Expansion, Toomer Labzda, New York
2012 They got together, ‘Scripts’ by COPY in Residence at Site Gallery, Sheffield
2012 SWITCH, BALTIC 39 Project Space, Newcastle
2012 Illusion of the Spectator, Friday 8th June 2012, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
2012 Reading of The Wolfman, Freud Museum, London
2012 Beats I, II and III, Crescent Arts, Scarborough
2012 Performance in Norwich regarding a fake pear, SAVORR, Norwich
2012 The Poet is a Fake, The Themersons: 1 Day Before Yesterday – 1 Day After Tomorrow, ICA, London
2012 Three Candles / Radio Misinformation, Acoustic Mirrors, Zabludowicz Collection, London
2012 January 29th 2012 (Black Swan Event) Closing event of Their Wonderlands, mac, Birmingham
2011 Ouroboros, for the opening of CONCRETE POETRY, Hayward Concrete Café, London
2011 The Poet is a Fake, For Inclusion in the Syllabi, The Pigeon Wing, London
2011 78601404_The_Practice_of_Patrick_Coyle, Spike Island, Bristol
2011 ROUND UP at Acoustic Sessions Curated by SHIFT., Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
2011 The First Painting I Ever Sold…, Pugilistica, Birkbeck Cinema Theatre, London
2011 A Summary of Findings at Readings from The Dark Object, Banner Repeater, London
2011 Remembering Ginsberg, HOWL, The Poetry Café, London
2011 Moving Stationery for Tertulia, Arnolfini, Bristol
2010 Spellcheck (Tripych, Jennifer, this works II) at Reading for Reading’s Sake, Flat Time House, London
2010 Ten Tones of Iceland, Maintenant Poetry, Icelandic Embassy, London
2010 Saturday 30th of October 2010, for Lucky PDF TV, Auto Italia South East, London and online
2010 re-making this objecty, Banner Repeater, London
2010 Alphabetes at SE8 Gallery, London; The Islington Mill, Salford; The Mews Project Space, London.
2010 Red Notebooks, The Bergen Biennale with Gandt and Ytter, Landmark, Kunsthall, Bergen
2010 The Transcription Programme, (with Cally Spooner), CHELSEA Space and Resonance 104.4FM
2010 making this objecty, FormContent, London

Selected Exhibitions

2013 Home Theater, Curated by Toby Christian, Baró Galeria, São Paulo
2013 POST, Online residency, La Scatola Gallery, London
2013 (IM)MATERIAL LABOUR, Art Exchange, University of Essex, Colchester
2013 Group Exhibition, Alma Enterprises, London
2013 Relatively Absolute, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
2012 SOUNDWORKS, ICA, London
2012 Illusion of the Spectator, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
2012 Quantum Jumping, Cock and Bull Gallery (below Tramshed), London
2012 birds, bodies and bricolage, Toomer Labzda, New York
2012 78601404_The_Practice_of_Patrick_Coyle, The Box, Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London
2012 To Draw A Blank, Tenderpixel Gallery, London
2011 morf from form (Continuous Polymorph Project), The Motorcycle Showroom, Bristol
2011 Invisible forms, products and potentialities, Curated by Robert Spragg, 52 Haymarket, London
2011 CONCRETE POETRY, Curated by Richard Parry, Hayward Concrete Café, London
2011 For Inclusion in the Syllabi, Five Storey Projects at The Pigeon Wing, London
2011 Fig 3: I don’t know what to say,The David Roberts Art Foundation, London
2011 CONVERGENCE: LITERARY ART EXHIBITIONS (with antepress), Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast
2011 I AM NOT A POET, TotalKunst Gallery, Edinburgh
2011 POSTERS FO’ SHO’, Five Years Gallery, London
2011 Studio Artist Group Show, The Woodmill, London
2011 Artprojx Cinema at the SVA Theatre, New York
2011 GOOD TO SEE HOW BUSY YOU’VE BEEN (Curated), Quare, London
2011 THE BOTTOM LINE, Tenderpixel, London
2010 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2010, A Foundation, Liverpool and ICA, London
2010 The Diagram, Banner Repeater, London
2010 Goldsmiths MFA Exhibition 2010, Goldsmiths, University of London
2010 up, Solo exhibition and meetings with public, Project Space at Café 171, Jerwood Space, London
2010 There is no solution because there is no problem, Art Sheffield 2010 Fringe
2010 Simplicity,
2010 PATRICK COYLE, SHIFT. Gallery, London
2009 A Crise, Sopro Projecto de Arte Contemporanea, Lisbon
2009 This Works, The Mews Project Space, London
2009 We’re all going to blow so the building goes, Online Exhibition,
2009 Long Story, Short Notice, with Joe Watling, STORE Gallery, London

Selected Writing and Publications

2013 Words Count, Commission by Akerman Daly for Flash 500, London
2013 The Hairdresser and the Coconut for Dan Kelly’s DKUK, Ancient and Modern, London
2013 Schizm Magazine, Access/Excess (Issue 6), Ed. Emma Holmes, London
2013 ANSWERS included in Paperwork Magazine Issue 1 – Lost and Found, London
2013 Alphabetes and Therefore… included in Dear World & Everyone In It, New Poetry in the UK Ed. Nathan Hamilton, Bloodaxe Books, Northumberland, ISBN: 978-1-85224-949-6
2013 /pe(ə)r/, Published by Wysing Arts Centre, ISBN: 978-0-9539222-6-0
2013 Coylumn,Ongoing column (since January 2012) for Art Licks Magazine, London
2012 The Poet is a Fake, included in A Circular 2, Ed. Pedro Cid Proença, London
2012 Recommended Misreading,
2012 COPY papers, fictions, scripts & circles, COPY and Site Gallery, Sheffield
2012 The Starry Rubric Set, An Endless Supply, Wysing Arts Centre, UK
2012 Ruler Zine #1, Ruler, Helsinki
2011 Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2011 Catalogue, Eileen Daly and Rebecca Heald, London
2011 …meant journal for contemporary culture, Issue 1, Ed. Federica Bueti, Benoit Loiseau, Clara Meister
2011 Camarade, with Holly Pester. Red Ceilings Press, September 2011
2010 untitled booklet (Spellcheck Stamp), hand-bound and stamped pamphlet, Hato Press, London
2010 Furnishings, double page feature in Roland Magazine, ICA London
2010 Powerful Predators and Hunters of the Night, Poster for Art Licks Magazine, London
2009 MAKE AN ICON OUT OF POPCORN, Maria Fusco and Matt’s Gallery, London, ISBN: 978-0-907623-66-3

Selected Bibliography

2013 Dear World & Everyone In It (Review), David Morley, The Guardian, April 2013
2013 Relatively Absolute (Review), Maggie Gray,, March 2013
2012 Listed in 100 Artists to Watch, Modern Painters, Dec 2011 – Jan 2012
2011 The Bottom Line (Review), Fay Nicolson, a-n Magazine, March 2011
2011 For Inclusion in the Syllabi, (Review), Luke Turner,, September 2011
2010 Patrick Coyle (Feature). Holly Willats, Art Licks Magazine, September 2010
2010 Art-world stars of tomorrow, Helen Sumpter, Time Out London, December 2-8 2010
2010 Bloomberg New Contemporaries Catalogue, Eileen Daly and Rebecca Heald, 2010