Caroline Walker (b. 1982, Dunfermline, Scotland)

EDUCATION

 

2007-2009 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London

2000-2004 BA(hons) Painting, Glasgow School of Art

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2018

Home, Art Exchange, University of Essex , Colchester (UK)

service, GRIMM, New York (US)

Actions Part 2: Home, Kettle's Yard, Cambridge (UK)

Sunset, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles (US)

2017

Night Scenes, ProjectB, Milan (IT)

Painted Ladies, Space K, Gwacheon, South Korea (KR)

 

2016

The Racquet Club, GRIMM, Amsterdam (NL)

 

2015

Bathhouse, Space K, Seoul (KR)

 

2014

Set Piece, ProjectB, Milan (IT)

Bathhouse, Budapest Art Factory (Residency), Budapest (HR)

Works on Paper, Enitharmon Editions, London (UK)

 

2013

In Every Dream Home, Pitzhanger Manor Gallery, London (UK)

Glass to the Wall, ProjectB, Milan (IT)

 

2011

Vantage Point, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York (US)

 

2010

Anonymous Was a Woman, Ivan Gallery, Bucharest (RO)

The Valerie Beston Artist Trust Prize Winner, Marlborough Fine Art, London (UK)

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2018

The World's Your Oyster, Artuner, Palazzo Capris, Turin (IT)

In The Company Of, TJ Boulting, London (UK)

Dialogues / New Painting from London, GASK, Kutna Hora (CZ)

Actions: The image of the world can be different, Kettles Yard, Cambridge (UK)

 

2017

Women Artists: A Conversation, The Fine Art Society, London (UK)

Disruptive Imagination: Making Windows Where There Were Once Walls, Gallery of Fine Arts, Ostrava (CZ)

Currents, Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei, (TW)

 

2016

ProjectB 10, ProjectB, Milan (IT)

Valerie Beston Artist Trust Prize: First Decade, Marlborough Fine Art, London (UK)

A Question of Perspective, GRIMM Gallery, Amsterdam (NL)

 

2015

The London Open 2015, Whitechapel Gallery, London (UK)

Reality: Modern and Contemporary Brtish Painting, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool (UK)

East London Painting Prize Shortlist Exhibition, Rum Factory, London (UK)

 

2014

Reality: Modern and Contemporary British Painting, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich (UK)

This Side of Paradise, S2, London (UK)

 

2013

Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague (CZ)

 

2012

Roots to Shoots: Ten Years of the Dewar Arts Awards, Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh (UK)

Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting, MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen (HR)

Creative London, Space K, Gwacheon, Gwangju and Seoul (KR)

Body of Evidence, Francois Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles (US)

 

2011

Some Domestic Incidents: An Exhibition of New Painting from Britain, MAC, Birmingham (UK)

Expanded Painting: Some Domestic Incidents, curated by Matt Price and Charlie Levine, Prague Biennale 5 (CZ)

 

2010

Love is an Ocular Sickness (Joint exhibition with Lydia Corry), Intermedia, CCA, Glasgow (UK)

SV10, Studio Voltaire, London (UK)

 

2008

Interior: Looking Through the Art, Parco Culturale Le Serre, Turin (IT)

Jerwood Contemporary Painters, Jerwood Space, London (UK)

Germinazioni, Palazzo della Penna, Perugia, (IT)

 

2006

John Moores 24, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool (UK)

 

AWARDS

 

2010 Shortlisted for Threadneedle Prize

2009 Valerie Beston Young Artist Award, Royal College of Art

2009 Neville Burston Award, Royal College fo Art

2009 Tom Bendhem Drawing Prize, Royal College of Art

2008 Jerwood Contemporary Painters

2007 Dewar Arts Award

2007 NADFAS Bursary, Royal College of Art

 

COLLECTIONS

 

ING Bank Collection (NL)

Akzo Nobel (NL)

Ekard Collection (NL)

Kolon Art Collection (KR)

Mercer Art Gallery (UK)

Saatchi Collection (UK)

Royal College of Art (UK)

The Franks-Suss Collection (UK)

Jimenez-Colon Collection (PR)

Shetland Islands Council (UK)

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

'Vitamin P3: New Perspectives in Painting', Phaidon Press, London, 2016

'Reality: Modern and Contemporary British Painting', Exhibition Catalogue for Sainsbury Centre of Visual Arts, Norwich, 2014

‘A Brush with the Real: Figurative Painting Today', Marc Valli & Margherita Dessanay, Laurence King Publishing, London, 2014

'Caroline Walker: In Every Dream Home', Ed. Matt Price, Text Jane Neal, Marco Livingstone, Matt Price, Anomie Publishing, Wakefield, 2013

'Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting', exhibition catalogue for Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic, 2013