Current & Forthcoming Exhibitions

2023“I Chose This”, Newlyn Art Gallery, Cornwall …read more
2022The Football Art Prize …read more
2021John Moores painting prize open, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool …read more
2020“John Lennon is not Dead”, Stash Gallery, London …read more
2020“Received Wisdom”, Arts Council Exhibition, Sunderland Museum …read more

Solo Exhibitions

Jam Rock

21 Oct-19 Nov 2016

Paul Stolper Gallery
31 Museum Street, London, WC1A 1LH

Catalogue for sale £10 at Paul Stolper Gallery: Download PDF

2016‘Jam Rock’ Paul Stolper Gallery, London
2014‘Spellbound’ Sardac, Lectoure, France
2013‘Sing Out Loud’, Transition, London
2008HQ Gallery, Lewes, E Sussex
2006Galeria National, Costa Rica
2003Frederick Spratt Gallery, San Jose, USA
2003Café Gallery Projects, Southwark Park, London
2002S. Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artists’ Gallery, USA; Aberdeen Art Gallery (café)
1999Maidstone Library Gallery
1998Sevenoaks Library Gallery
1997Harriet Green Gallery, London
1995Riviera Gallery, Hastings
1988Trinity Arts Centre, Tunbridge Wells

Selected Group Exhibitions

2023“I Chose This”, Newlyn Art Gallery, Cornwall
2022Football Art Prize, Touchstones Rochdale, Sheffield Museum; Sunderland Museum
2021John Moores painting prize open, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
2020“John Lennon is not Dead”, Stash Gallery, London
2020“Received Wisdom”, Arts Council Exhibition, Sunderland Museum
2019“Too Cute! Sweet is About to get Sinister”, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
2019Open Mostyn 21, 12 Vaughn St, Llandudno, LL30 1AB
2019“Not the Dead Spit” – Sophie Barber and Georgia Hayes, Niagra Falls Projects, Brighton
2018Two Person Show – A Stone in the Mountain, Transition 2 Gallery, London (find out more)
2017“Figure it Out” at Tannery Projects, London, Friday 29th Sept – 20th Oct, 2017 (private view: afternoon, Sat 30th) looking at preparatory work that goes into making artwork
2017“Between Things” Otter Gallery, Chichester University, 19 Oct – 3rd Dec, 2017
Touring Exhibition: 2015-17
2017’One Day Something Happens’ curated by Jennifer Higgie from the Arts Council Collection: Leeds Art Gallery; Nottingham Castle 2015;  Highlanes Gallery, Eire 2015-16;
The Atkinson, Southport 2016; The Towner Gallery, Eastbourne Oct 2016-2017.
2016Discerning Eye, London
2015‘Aioli’ Outpost, Norwich
2014Three Person Show, Paul Stolper Gallery, London; Threadneedle Prize (curated space by invitation)
2013Royal Academy, London; Sardac ‘Work on Paper’, Lectoure, France
2012Discerning Eye, London
2011‘Wild Thing’, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales; ‘Face To Face’ Galerie d’Ys’ Brussels
2010‘Text-o-&-figura’, (travelling International drawing show); RA Summer exhibtion, London
2009‘Bad Animals’, Transition, London; Turner Contemporary Open, Margate
2008John Moores 25, Liverpool; RA Summer Exhibition, London
20073 person, HQ Lewes, E Sussex; RA Summer Exhibition, London
20062 person HQ, Lewes, E Sussex; RA Summer Exhibition, London
2005RA Summer Exhibition, London
2004Monoprints, National Gallery of Costa Rica; RA Summer Exhibition, London
200325 years SFMOMA Artists, USA; SanJose ICA, Art Auction, USA; RA Summer Exhibition, London
2002‘3×2’, The Nunnery, London; International Drawing, National Gallery of Costa Rica; ‘As It Seems’, Drawing, Cheltenham Art Gallery/Museum; RA Summer Exhibition, London
2001Art First, London; Vital Arts, Royal London Hospital; RA Summer Exhibition, London
2000RA Summer Exhibition, London
1999Xtreme Art, Hitchin; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1998‘Means and Ends’, Open Drawing, Brighton; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1997Cheltenham Open Drawing (touring)
1996‘Journeys/Memories’, Brighton Museum; CheltenhamOpenDrawing; Inspirit, Maidstone Museum; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1995‘Inspirit’, Maidstone
1994‘SpaceFrameOpen’, Gillingham; FlowersEast, London; Harlech 94 International; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1993John Moores 18, Liverpool; Oriel Mostyn Open, Llandudno
1992East/South Open Norwich
1991‘David Bomberg and After’, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne
1990Oxford County Museum; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1987Scottish drawing competition, Glasgow; RA Summer Exhibition, London
1985Folkestone Metropole Open
1984Trinity Arts Centre, Tunbridge Wells (Drawings, 2 person)

Public Collections

The Arts Council Collection; National Gallery Costa Rica; Contemporary Art Museum, Costa Rica;  New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge


British Council Travel Award (2006);

Shortlisted for the Charles Wollaston Prize (2006, 2003 & 2000);

British Council Award (2003);

Arts Council Major Personal Development Award (2003);

South East Arts Personal Development Award (2002)

Selected Publications and Reviews

Martin Herbert essay “Caution Horses” – Jam Rock (2016); Cathy Lomax essay “To Paint is to Be” – Sing Out Loud (2013); Barry Schwabsky essay, “Georgia Hayes’s Art” — Sing Out Loud (2013); “Drawing and Painting People (A Fresh Approach)”, Emily Ball (2009); “Fun with Animals” – essay by Martin Maloney (2008); ‘Open Season’, Barry Schwabsky, Art in America (2/10/03); ‘Deceptively Simple’, Jack Fischer, The Mercury News, USA (29/9/03); ‘Essential Art Events’, Hannah Shuckburgh, ArtReview (6/03); ‘A Right Carrion’, Laura Gascoigne Interview, What’s On in London (4/6/03); ‘What Is Any Thing?’, Pynto Publication, essay by Rebecca de Saintonge (2003); ‘What Is Any Thing?’, Café Gallery Projects, essay by Monroe Hodder (2003); Royal Academy Illustrated (98,00,01,02,03); Georgia Hayes Paintings 1999-2001, essay by Sacha Craddock, SFMoMA Artists’ Gallery(2002); Howard Jacobson, Channel 4 TV ‘Not the Turner Prize’ (29/11/00); The Times (25/5/00); ‘Best of the lot? Two Mangled Mallards’, Adrian Searle, The Guardian (23/5/00); The Guardian Guide ‘See This’ (18/12/99); ‘Chancing an Arm’, Maidstone Library Gallery, essay by Caroline Collier (1997); ‘Georgia Hayes’, Harriet Green Gallery (1997); The Art Directions Book (1997);

See also: About Georgia Hayes