RENOS LOIZOU (1948 - 2013) CV


1948              Born at Paleometochon near Nicosia, Cyprus.
1955              Came to London.  Educated in London and Cambridge.
1963              Awarded a scholarship to study at the Cambridge College of Art
1965              Travelled to Spain Italy and Greece and began series of drawings and paintings.
1969              Gave his first solo exhibition in Cambridge where Jim Ede bought three of his works to be   included in the now famous Kettles Yard Collection.
1975               Taught art at Cambridge and began series of etchings.
His great Patron was the late Jim Ede of Kettles Yard, Cambridge.

Solo Exhibitions

1969              Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge.
1970              Leigh Gallery, Cambridge.
1972              Caius College, Cambridge.
1974              Kettles Yard, Cambridge.
1980              Gallery Zygos, Cyprus.
1981              Castle Hill, Cambridge.
1982              Christopher Hull Gallery, London,’83,’85,’87,’89, ’91,’93,’95,’97.
1983              Cambridge Poetry Festival.
1984              University of Surrey.
1993              Nicosia, Cyprus.
1994              CCA Galleries, Cambridge.
1995              Fire Engine House, Ely, Cambridge.
1997               Workshop Design, Cambridge
1998               Gallery K., London
2000            Gallery K, Nicosia

renos loizou art

Group Exhibitions

1974              I.C.A., London.
1976             Orangerie, Cologne.
1979             Royal Academy, London
1980            Mall Gallery, London
Royal Academy, London.
1981             Kettles Yard, Cambridge.
1982             Peterborough Museum of Art
Playhouse Gallery, Harlow
Mappin Gallery, Sheffield
Winchester Gallery
Bruton Gallery, Somerset
Royal Academy, London
1983            Kettles Yard, Cambridge
Christopher Hull Gallery, London
Bath Contemporary Art Fair
1984             Royal Academy, London
Christopher Hull Gallery, London.
1985             Royal Academy, London
Chistopher Hull Gallery, London
1986             Royal Academy, London
Chistopher Hull Gallery, London
1987              Chicago International Art Expotition U S A
1988              Ricmond Gallery, London
Chistopher Hull Gallery, London
Redfern Gallery, London
1989              Christopher Hull Gallery, London
1990              Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Fine Art Society, London
1991              Christopher Hull Gallery, London
Waterhouse and Dodd Gallery London
Contemporary Art Fair London
1992             Gallery K, London
Richmond Gallery, London
Christopher Hull Gallery, London
Waterhouse and Dodd Gallery, London
Bruton Gallery, London
1993              Christopher Hull Gallery, London
Gallery K, London
Lamont Gallery, London
CCA Galleries, Cambridge

1994       Royal College of Art, London
Art Gallery and Museum Kelvingrove, Glasgow
The Hunting/ Observer Prize
CCA Galleries, Cambridge

1995       Royal College of Art London
Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, Swansea
Gallery K, London
1st Prize – Bank of Cyprus Art Awards, Nicosia, Cyprus
The London Contemporary Art Fair
Kettles Yard, Cambridge, “Open’
1996       The Hunting Art Prizes.
Royal College of Art, London
Victoria Art Gallery, Bath
Kettles Yard, Cambridge, “Open’
Gallery K, London
The London Contemporary Art Fair
1997       The Hunting Art Prizes
Royal College of Art, London
Hunterian Museum Glasgow
Gallery K, London
Royal Academy of Arts, London
The London Contemporary Art Fair
Open Studios, Cambridge
1998        The Hunting Art Prizes
Royal College of Art, London
Newport Museum of Art Gallery, Wales
Gallery K, London  

Public Collections

Kettles Yard, Cambridge
Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge
Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge
Magdalene College, Cambridge
The Ministry of Education and Culture of the Republic of Cyprus
Arts Council (Denmark)
The University of Surrey
BP Collection
Baring Bros
WH Smith plc
King’s College, London
Cultural Centre Cyprus Popular Bank Group