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|Education||College of Art, Sussex, United Kingdom|
|Occupation||Fine Art/Digital Artist / Music producer|
|Known for||Conceptual art, installation art, painting, Digital_art, Electronic_music, Disc_jockey|
|Works||Future, King, C-Three, Horse, DC, Amsterdam, Earth, Water, Taste, Sirius|
|Net worth||1.3 billion US|
|Height||1.86 cm (1 in) - 6.1|
|Movement||Abstract Art, Digital Art|
|Awards||World citizen artists award, Artslat awards, Andy warhol Absolute.|
Allan Banford is a visual artist who produces Modern abstract expressionism Fine Art as well as Digital art, installations and music productions Banford has produced abstract paintings as well as Digital art, installations and electronic music productions, he currently lives and works between London, Hong Kong and China. His art follows the concept of constant creative evolution, identifying the boundaries between consciousness and reality his creations capture movements, emotions, portraits and, figures revealing an inseparable relationship between dimension and space, this conceptual approach produces a unique multi-layered texturized artworks.
Allan Banford artworks respond directly to the surrounding environment of everyday experiences and visual representations. Often these framed instances go unnoticed at glance but they come alive by his laceration technique, deconstructing the subject to the extent that the meaning is shapeshifted, creating an abstract interpretation, challenging perception and perspective, completed by his rules and omissions, acceptance and refusals.
The abstract conceptualization and blended media of Allan Banford art have been portrayed as “Intriguing yet luxury elevating“. He works with a wide variety of mediums, creating art series under the conviction that they are manifestations of many skilled specialists but the assorted accumulations anyway are the endeavors of only one. His work has been featured as an  alternative way of painting by Ta_Kung_Pao the oldest active Chinese language newspaper in "People's Republic of China".
Exhibitions[edit | edit source]
- Loosen Art ∙ Rome ∙ Italy. 
- Murze Magazine ∙ Germany. 
- Barcu ∙ X-Espacio ∙ Colombia. 
- Art San Diego ∙ X-Espacio ∙ United States. 
- Banford has another way of painting.  ∙Ta_Kung_Pao
- Troxler ∙ OKUA ∙ Tokyo ∙ Osaka ∙ Japan.
- Asia Contemporary Art Show ∙ Hong Kong. 
- Radian ∙ Lot88 ∙ Hong Kong 
- Longines Masters ∙ M&S ∙ Hong Kong. 
- Paul Cezanne’s – J. M. W. Turner – John Constable ∙ M&S ∙ Hong Kong. 
- Matter of time Exhibition ∙ M&S ∙ Hong Kong. 
- Nerve Royal Mail stamp ∙ We gallery ∙ China.
- British contemporary Artist ∙ M&S ∙ Hong Kong.
- King of Second Chances Closing Event ∙ Library ∙ London 
- King of Second Chances∙ Library ∙ London 
- The Prophet and his Court ∙ SkyArts ∙ London.
- Rhetorical Series ∙ Art Award louvre emerging artist ∙ Paris.
- Circus ∙ Artsland ∙ New York.
- A Series ∙ Supreme Gallery.
- The Prophet and his Court ∙ Milroys ∙ London.
- Canonromo ∙ Video Art Award White Box ∙ Paris.
- A moment with Klimt ∙ Glasscade Gallery ∙ Stockholm.
- A Series ∙ Glasscade Gallery ∙ Stockholm.
- ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner in the painting Category ∙ New York.  2016 EGO.
- Rhetorical Series ∙ The Vault ∙ London.
- Elizabeth ∙ Spring Saloon Exhibition ∙ London.
- Rhetorical Series ∙ Holland Park Av ∙ London.
- Light Burner and Monkeys ∙ We are sweet art ∙ London.
- Mona Flat ∙ Degree Art ∙ London.
- Velvenoir ∙ Virtual Dimensional Luxury ∙ Austria.
- Mona Blue ∙ 1st Place Absolut Art Exchange UK ∙ London. 
- World Citizen Artists Award ∙ Belgravia Gallery ∙ London. 
- Mona Flat ∙ Solo Exhibition at the Mansion ∙ London.  Mona Flat ∙ Solo Exhibition at the Mansion ∙ London.
- Today series continued ∙ Est JUL.10,2014 ∙ Global. 
- EXHIBBIT ∙ Solo Virtual Exhibition ∙ Global.
- Summer Exhibition ∙ Castle Fine Art Gallery ∙ London. 
Music career[edit | edit source]
Allan Banford music interest began from genres such as punk, ska and grunge. After discovering the electronic scene he quickly realized the great potential between sound and technology. Starting as DJ in the late 90's alongside renowned artists like Carl Cox, Nick Warren, Dave Seaman among others, hi set up his recording studio in Horsham, West_Sussex, creating a very innovative underground productions. His first recognition as a producer came from the EP Essential Elements  published by the Swedish label SLS Records , supported by Jeff Mills in his first DVD "The Exhibitionist", this publication immediately attracted the attention of many well-established labels, such as Intec Records of Carl Cox publishing his EP Best of British  which sold more than 50,000 vinyl's worldwide and top the online store Beatport  for more than 7 weeks.
In 2005 he founded Evolved Records , a record label that publishes productions from established artists that experiment with new genres, Evopro Recordings  for new artists and NB Records  exclusively for Allan Banford's vinyl and audiovisual productions, supported by MTV Dance and the magazine Slices Magazine edition 002-07  shared with Sven Väth, Heartthrob,! K7 Records, and Ellen Allien.
Thanks to his inclination towards technology Allan Banford is part of the select group of "Rane" artist company globally recognized by "Serato Scratch Live". Technology is a fundamental feature in Allan Banford's productions also during his live performances in England: London ( The End, The Cross, The Key, Pharmacy), Brighton, Bournemouth, Nottingham, Spain: Madrid (The cubic), Barcelona, Valencia, Ibiza, Puerto Banús, France: Lyon, Compeller, Colombia: Bogota, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Panama, Hong Kong among others.
Record Labels[edit | edit source]
Albums[edit | edit source]
- Allan Banford, Allan Banford 2019 
- Greatest Hits CD Compilation - 81Japan 
- Salsa / Brasiluz 
- The Last Unicorn 
Discography[edit | edit source]
- Confessions Delivered EP 
- White Geishas / Jade Stone EP 
- Here We Are / Globalization 
- Emporer Of Sound EP - Primate Recordings 
- Audiomagnetic - Un-Limited Records 
- The Last Unicorn - Definitive Recordings 
- Best Of British EP - Intec Records 
- Essential Elements EP - SLS 
Remixes[edit | edit source]
- Compiland - Evolved Records 
- The Big Bang EP - Cubix - Evopro Recordings 
- Egotrax Remix - Ego Traxx Records 
- Ultracompress - Sao Paulo EP 
- Hunter Gatherer - G-Force Records 
Appears in[edit | edit source]
- Carl Cox @ Space (CD) Intec Records 
- Formula Premiere Tron - G Force Records 
- Samuel L. Session - Again On Monoid (CD) 
- Cristian Valrela Changements (CD) 
- Luck Pusher E.P. Wetmusik 
Digital Releases[edit | edit source]
- EV01AB - Sun40 EP
- EV02AB - Imagination EP 
- EV03AB - Viva La Electro EP 
- EV04AB - Codes of Conduct EP 
- EV05AB - Viva La Electro Part2 
- EV01AL - Global Electro Album
- EV06AB - Raum Fur Ideen EP 
- EV07AB - Compiland EP 
- EV08AB - BlackJack EP 
- EV09AB - Electrical Energy EP 
- EV10AB - One Is None EP
- EV11AB - I’ve Seen The Future
- EV12AB - Electric Mind EP
- PR01AB - Breakbeats EP 
- PR02AB - Pharmacy of Sound EP 
- PR03AB - Drum Drama Album 
- PR04AB - System 22 EP
- PR05AB - The Big Bang EP
- PR06AB - This Is Love EP
- PR07AB - Make Surrender Die EP
- PR08AB - Allan Banford Presents: Audio Junkies EP
- PR09AB - People Look EP
- PR06AB - Halfway EP
EP's[edit | edit source]
- EVOLVED001 - The Electro Feeling EP
- EVOLVED002 - Viva La Electro EP
- EVOLVED003 - Playboy EP
- EVOLVED004 - Allan Banford presents: Raum Fur Ideen
- EVOLVED005 - Compiland EP
- EVOLVED006 - Allan Banford presents: Black Jack EP
- EVOLVED007 - Allan Banford presents: Sourcecode EP
- EVOLVED008 - Allan Banford presents: Max Cooper EP
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