Lara Kantardjian


1996  ‘Lara Kantardjian, Paintings’ Habitat Restaurant, King’s Road, Chelsea, London
1999  Transcriptions, Paintings 1998-99′ the Studio Gallery, London
2003  ‘glassworks’ Canary Wharf Studios, London
2009  ‘Four Quartets’ Ravenscourt Photography Gallery, London


1993  ‘Fine Art One’ Lethaby Gallery, London
1993  ‘The Thames – Liquid History’ Circle Gallery, Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith, London
1993  Photographs Aug-Sep 1993 Cite Internationale Universitaire, Paris
1993  ‘Drawings’ Aug-Sep 1993 Maison des Etudiants Armeniens, Paris
1994  ‘Selected Paintings’ Lethaby Gallery, London
1994  Watermans Fine Art Summer Exhibition, Watermans Art Centre, London
1995  Central Saint Martins Library, Charing Cross Road,
1995  London Fine Art Show, Central Saint Martins, London
1995  ‘Top Marks Art’ The London Institute Gallery, London
1995  Recent LIU Graduates, Touring Exhibition Budapest
1996  ‘abstractions’, 6 Invited Artists, Concourse Gallery, London
1996  Work in Progress, Chelsea, London
1996  Masters Exhibition, Chelsea College of Art & Design
1996  Recent paintings, The loft studio, King’s road Chelsea, London
1997  ‘drawings’ Cellar Bar, London
1998  Whitechapel Open, 6 Artists (Chelsea MA graduates)
1998  Studio 9, Fashion Street, London
1998  ‘Painting is not dead’ the Studio Gallery, London
1999  ‘Sea and Sky’ ACAVA Studios, London
2000  ‘dark matter’ espace 21, Paris
2000 Transcriptions Series 1999-2000: Paintings’ ACAVA Studios, London
2000 recent paintings and photographs London Open House, Palace Wharf
2001  ‘Art Upstream’ Hammersmith, London
2001  ‘Transcriptions Series 2000-2001: Paintings’ ACAVA Studios, London
2001  recent paintings and photographs London Open House, Palace Wharf
2002  Fine Art summer show Attendi Gallery, London
2002  recent works ACAVA Open Studios, London
2002  recent paintings and drawings London Open House Palace Wharf
2003  city trace photographs and paintings ACAVA Open Studios, London
2003  Press preview / interview: ‘last remnants of love: paintings & photographs’ Palace Wharf, London
2003  ‘last remnants of love II:’ photographs & mixed media on paper London Open House Palace Wharf
2003  ‘glassworks’ 5 artists, Canary Wharf Studios, London
2004  ‘Transcriptions Series 2003-2004’ paintings & drawings, ACAVA Studios, London
2004  ‘Between Dark and Dawn: paintings & photographs’ Palace Wharf, London
2005  ‘Landscapes of Silica’ paintings & Photographs, ACAVA Studios, London
’95-’00 Art works rented and exhibited to Restaurants and Offices: Architects, Interior Designers & Lawyers, London, Paris, Amsterdam, NYC
2008  recent photographs and paintings London Open House, Palace Wharf
2008 photographs & drawings Larnaca, Cyprus
2009  photographs & work on paper, Virginia
2009  ‘voyages: photographs & recent paintings’ London Open House, Palace Wharf London
2010  ‘In Transit’ ‘We Sink Ships’, photographs inspired by travel, movement, transport: 25 participating photographers from around the world
2010   Bedford Park Photographic Exhibition – June St Michael & All Saints, London
2010  ‘voyages part II: photographs & recent paintings’ AVACA Studios, London
2010  London Open House, Palace Wharf
2011  ‘nuit trace’ photographs, l’espace 11 Quincampoix, Paris
2012  ‘l’art de livres’ – artists handbound books, Artists-run project, Mouffetard Paris
2012  Press interview / London Open House, Palace Wharf – September
2013  ‘Photography Exhibition’ – September Angel Orensanz Foundation for Contemporary Art, NYC
2013  ‘The Creatives Rising’ – International Photography Exhibition, Long Island City, NYC
2014  15 Photographers selected by 1x for The Shanghai International Photography Festival
– China Art Museum
– Artron – Shanghai International Shipping/Exhibition Center
– Meilan Lake International Art Gallery
2014  ‘SeeMe Takes Times Square’, Photographs NYC
2016  Word Street Photography #3, Gudberg Nerger Gallery, Hamburg
2017  Word Street Photography #4, Gudberg Nerger Gallery, Hamburg
2018  1x Decade Prime Works Exhibition – Shanghai World Financial Center


The London Institute
Central Saint Martins College of Art
West Thames College
UK Public Catalogue Foundation
Art UK


1994  Queen Mary’s Scholarship
1998  Painting is Not Dead – Joint-Winner, Studio Gallery / Awarded Solo Exhibition 1999
2000  ‘dark matter’ exhibition winner, espace 21, Paris
2003  ‘glassworks’ – Winner selected for solo exhibition, Canary Wharf Studios