A selection of exhibitions of Sven Berlin's

work during his lifetime and after his death in 1999


1939     May, Camborne Community Centre, Camborne, Cornwall

1946     January, St. Ives Society of Artists (STISA)

            September, Crypt Group, St. Ives;  Lefevre Gallery, London 

1947     May, Downing Bookshop, St. Ives  and STISA 

            August, Crypt Group, St. Ives

1947     August/September, The Leicester Galleries, London

               (Artists of Fame and of Promise)

            October/November, Mid-Day Galleries Manchester

            November, STISA travelling show, National Museum of Wales

1948     January  St. George’s Gallery, London

            May, Downing Bookshop, St. Ives. One man show

            July, Crypt Group show  

1949     Downing Bookshop,  St. Ives

1951      January/February Art and Craftsmen from around St. Ives, Heal’s Mansard Gallery

1954     Arthur Tooth & Sons Mayfair/London annual show - until 1959

1956     Bladon Gallery, Hurstbourne Tarrant

            Fox & Hounds, Lyndhurst, New Forest

1958     Mailman’s, Lyndhurst

1961     Aldine House (J.M. Dent), London

1965     June, Creative Art Patrons, London

1966     May/June, Bladon Gallery, Hurstbourne Tarrant

1967     Ogilvy & Mather, London

1968     Pace Gallery, Houston, Texas

1969     October, Hamwic Gallery, The Art Shop, Southampton

1969     Beaulieu Gallery (mixed show)

1970     Poole College Festival of Arts

1977     New Art Centre, London, Cornwall 1945-55 (mixed show)

1980    June/July, Higher Gaunts House, Wimborne

1981    November, Wimborne Bookshop 

1982    September, Wills Lane Gallery, St. Ives

1983    October, New Art Centre

1984    May, Liverpool International Garden Festival

1985    February/MarchTate Gallery, London, St. Ives 1939-64 and

           Michael Parkin Fine Art - Cornwall 1925-1975

1986    Yorkshire Sculpture Garden, Wakefield

1987/8 Roche Court, Salisbury

1989    November, Belgrave Gallery, London

1991    Deans Court, Wimborne

           Belgrave Gallery, London

1992    Belgrave Gallery, London

1992    Royal West of England Academy

1993    Deans Court, Wimborne

1994    April to October Tate St. Ives, Equivalents for the Megaliths

           The Book Gallery and Sims Gallery, St. Ives 

1995    Insight, Russell-Cotes, Bournemouth

1997    The Rime of the Ancient Mariner bicentenary, Grasmere, Cumbria

           Four Seasons Gallery, Wimborne (further annual shows followed)

Posthumous exhibitions

2002    Hand & Eye, Study Gallery, Poole

2003    Paintings from Shave Green, St. Barbe Museum & Art Gallery, Lymington

2009    The Dark Monarch, Tate St. Ives

2011    Centenary Celebration, St. Barbe Museum & Art Gallery, Lymington

2012    Sven Berlin: Out of the Shadows, Penlee House Museum & Gallery, Penzance

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