© Diana Taylor. All Rights reserved, DACS.

Born U.K., 1977. Lives and works in London 

 

Education

2017-             Practice based PhD researcher, Sheffield Hallam Uni., in collaboration with the William Morris Gallery.

2008-10        M.F.A: Painting. Slade School of Fine Art, London

2002-03       P.G.C.E. Art and Design, Institute of Education, London

1996-99        B.A.(Hons) Fine Art: Painting. Bath Spa University College

 

Awards/Residencies

2020             18th Street Arts Centre, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, Artist in Residence

2018              CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain. Artist in Residence

2017              AHRC full funding for PhD programme

2015              Shortlisted for Dazed X Converse Emerging Artist Award 

2015              Factory Floor residency,  Modern Art Oxford, Love is Enough, Morris/Warhol, curated by Jeremy Deller

2012              CCA Andratx, Majorca, Spain. Artist in Residence

2011               East London Printmakers, Artist in Residence

2011               Abbey Scholarship in Painting, British School at Rome

                      Rosa Lee Travel Award, Abbey Awards, Italy

2010              Shortlisted- John Moores Painting Prize

                      Graduate Printmaking Prize, Jealous Print Studios

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2018-2019    Can We Hold On? Centre of Contemporary Art, Andratx, Mallorca

2014              Wonders of the System, Centre of Contemporary Art, Andratx, Mallorca

2011               Alpha Beta, R O O M, London

2010              Climbing, Falling, Intervention Gallery, London

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019              Contemporary British Painting Prize, Huddersfield Art Gallery. 9/11-4/1/20

                      A Strange Weave of Time and Space, curated by Jeanine Griffin. Site Gallery Project Space, Sheffield, 12-28/7 and Lincoln University, 1-11/11

                      Al-Dente, curated by John Walter. Skelf. http://www.skelf.org.uk/ 17/5-16/7

                      Attempts to Escape, ArtSeen Contemporary, Nicosia, Cyprus, curated by Maria Stathi. 27/3-29/5

                      Re-assemble, Colyer Bristow Gallery, London, curated by Rosalind Davis. 4/4-29/6

2018              Annual Open, CGP, London

                      Wells Art Contemporary, Somerset. 

                      Like the Lines of a Hand, Centre for Recent Drawing, London

2017              Like the Lines of a Hand, Paper Gallery, Manchester

                      Threads: Taking up Needles & Yarn, with Celia Pym, curated by AleeChay, Centre for Recent Drawing, London

2016              Part 5, lm06projectspace, London, curated by Marta Bakst and Lisa Penny

                      An Interlude, lm06projectspace, London, curated by Marta Bakst and Lisa Penny

2015              Screen, Turps Gallery, London, curated by Benjamin Deakin and Emma Elia-Shaoul

                      Collaborators 4, ROOM Artspace, London

2014              DrAwn 2Gether, Galerie im Gartenhaus, Munich

                      Jealous Print Award, Saatchi Gallery, London

2013              Carousel, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth, curated by Adam Bridgland.

2012              Ex-Roma III, APT Gallery, London

                      Collaborators 3, R O O M, London

                      The Open West, Gloucester, UK

2011              The Northern Print Biennale, Newcastle

                      Two Peacocks, Gallery North, Newcastle, curated by John Walter 

                      Re-Make, Re-Model, Chelsea Future Space, London, curated by Mike Iveson

                      Summer Exhibition, The Royal Academy, London

                      Fountains and Drains, British School at Rome

                      The Producers, British School at Rome

                      Fabricecstasy, Studio 52, Hoxton Square, London, curated by Alys Williams

                      Hybird, Vitrine Gallery, London

2010              World Within Worlds, BEARSPACE Gallery, London

                      Transfer, Strang Print Gallery, UCL, London

2009             Make it. Print it. Pack it. Ship it, Fed-Ex, London

                      There’s Something I'd like to Tell You, IMA, Berlin

                      The Voice & Nothing More, Woburn Square, London

                      Anger Management, Will Alsop Architects, London

Commissions

2015              Royal Academy of Arts & National Heritage Architectural Hoardings Project

2012              Ljusne Kunst centre, Sweden. Public art murals commission (11m x 11m), with workshops.

2012              Hogarth International Advertising Agency, entire office floor mural

2010              Peyton & Byrne, Heals, Tottenham Court Rd, Mural commission with Slade.

Collections   

                      Soho House, Mumbai

                      V&A Museum, Prints Collection

                      Saatchi Collection Prints

                      Chelsea School of Art

                      British Library

                      Various Private Collections.

Lecturing

                   

                      Sheffield Hallam University, (GTA as part of the PhD programme)

                      Bath College of Art & Design, Visiting lecture

                      Northumbria University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Visiting lecture

                      Oxford Brookes University, Visiting lecture

                      Haringey Sixth Form College, UAL Art & Design Diplomas 

Gallery education

                      CGP, London, print workshops

                      Parasol Unit, London, painting workshops

                      Modern Art Oxford, print workshops

                      Museum of Archeology and Anthropology, University of Cambridge, print workshops

                      Camden Arts Centre, London, various workshops

                      Orleans House Gallery, London, various workshops

                     

 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present