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Dave Monaghan CV


Born in Liverpool, UK ,Lives and works in East London, UK

1978-81 Canterbury College of Art: BA Fine Art
1977-78 Liverpool College of Art: Foundation studies

Davies, Monaghan and Klein: Peoples’ Choice Award at Drink & Dial Show WW Gallery, Hackney May 2010, Davies & Monaghan: Visitor’s Choice BHVU Gallery, London December 2010 and Best Installation Award  at Persona Art Festival May 2011

The Order of St.John’s permanent collection, London UK
The Clink permanent collection, London, UK
2007 - to present : collaborating with Shona Davies
2010 Collaborating and exhibiting with Jon Klein
2007 Collaborating and exhibiting with Shona Davies
1990-1998 Collaborated and exhibited with Jon Page

1990 Liver and Lights No.10 Special editions 1-10, John Bently and David Monaghan
 'Freedbook',  Sampson Low Ltd 

2013 (April-May) Davies & Monaghan (with Klein) solo show Enclave 9 Resolution Way Deptford London



Open Spaces. Mottisfont National Trust property in Hampshire between 28th  September and 17th November in a show called. 

Independent Art Fair to be held at the Art Pavillion between 17th and 20th October with a PV on 16th. The Art Pavillion is on Clinton Road, Mile End Park London E3 4QY (Clinton Road is next to the Texaco Petrol Station on Grove Road) Nearest Tube: Mile End and thses are the links to the show.


Surprise! is an art event commissioned by Unexpected, a new festival for Exeter 15 -22 September, taking art and performance out of traditional venues and into different locations across the city. Our work will be shown in the Guildhall Shopping Centre in Exeter City centre. Vist the blog | Visit the website

London Art Fair  January 2013:Art Projects: ALISN Sublet: Occupy My Time gallery

Macabre Art: Dark Clouds Worcester Museum & Art Gallery December 2012 in collaboration with Shona Davies and Jon Klein
Shadow Play The Point Eastleigh, Hants September –December 2012 in collaboration with Dave Monaghan and Jon Klein
The London Open Whitechapel Gallery July-September 2012 in collaboration with Shona Davies and Jon Klein
Past and Present June-July 2012 Enclave 9 Resolution Way Deptford London in collaboration with Shona Davies

9-18 Dec: National Open Competition, MOTORCADE/FLASHPARADE - Philip Street, Bedminster, Bristol BS3 4EA.
/ Invite / Press release
9 Dec: BHVU Gallery – Lewis Place, Stoke Newington N16 7NJ.
9 Dec: BHVU Gallery – Lewis Place, Stoke Newington N16 7NJ.
17 Sept-8 Oct: Art in a Box, 1 Church Street Gallery, Great Missenden
June-July: 'You are not in control' 
- A Submit2gravity exhibition at Netil House. 
Press release. www.submit2gravity.com
May 2011 Persona Art Festival, The Rag Factory, London, Davies & Monaghan (winner of Best Installation award)
February-March 2011 'Double lives, Duple Trials' group show, Malt Cross Nottingham, Davies, Monaghan & Klein

November-December 2010 BHVU Winter Open group show (Winner of the Visitors' Choice Award), Davies & Monaghan, London
November 2010 ‘Curiouser and curiouser’ group show curated by ‘Submit2Gravity’, Old Vic Tunnels, London 
October-November 2010 'Home' group show, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, Lancashire
March-May 2010 'Drink & Dial' group show, WW Gallery, London in collaboration with Jon Klein 
March 2010 'Police and Thieves' group show, The Old Police Station, London 
February- April 2010 ‘Things I made, things I found and made’ group show,Salon Gallery, London 
Jan 2010 ‘Arctic Fox’ Vulpes, Vulpes group show, Clapton, London

‘Unique Perspectives’ group show, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, Lancashire
‘The Batcave’ installation, Embassy Club, London 
‘Popping the Cherry’ group show curated by Intentional Victim, Victoria Court Interiors, Nottingham 
‘Transition’ group show curated by ‘Submit2Gravity’, Bargehouse Gallery, London

2008  ‘Verisimilitude’ Group show, 
The Gallery, N16, London 
2008 The Batcave 25th Anniversary, Coliseum, London
2008 Future Greats, SaLon Gallery, London 
2008  PURE_mixed media, FERREIRA PROJECTS, London, UK 
2008 Originals 08, Mall Gallery, London UK
2007  RA Summer Show, Royal Academy, London UK
2006 Summer Show, Arts Pavillion, London, UK
2006 Nausea, Hackney Round Chapel, London, UK and Deviant Art Festival, PUMPHouse Gallery, Trolhatten, Sweden
2002 Typeface, The Old Picture House Gallery, Norwich, UK
1998 The Clink, London, UK
1998 The Old Operating Theatre, London, UK
1998  Order of St. John’s Gallery, London, UK
1993 The House of Detention, London UK






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