Leon Kossoff


Click on a thumbnail for more details.


Born London 1926. Studied at St Martin's School of Art and evening classes classes at Borough Polytechnic, London with David Bomberg, 1949-53. Studied at Royal College of Art, London, 1953-56. Many one man exhibitions including 5 at Beaux Arts Gallery, London first being 1957. Also Marlborough New London Gallery 1968. Whitechapel Gallery 1972. Fischer Fine Art, London, 1973, 74, 75, 79. L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, Calfornia 1982. Hirschl & Adler Modern New York 1983. Anthony d'Offay Gallery 1988 and 1993 and at Robert Miller Gallery, New York, 1988. Venice Biennale, British Pavilion, 1995. Tate Gallery, London 1996. J.Paul Getty Museum. Los Angeles, 2000 amongst others. Many group exhibitions and showing now at National Gallery, London, Leon Kossoff 'Drawing from Painting' exhibition.