Dryden Goodwin

Dryden Goodwin (b. 1971, Bournemouth, UK) currently lives and works in London. He studied at the Slade School of Art, UCL, where is is currently a Reader. Goodwin's work includes drawing, often in combination with photography and video. He also creates etchings, screen-based installations, works in public space, works on-line and soundtracks.

Recent projects include Breathe, a large scale projection opposite the Houses of Parliament, commissioned by Invisible Dust, (2012); Poised, a 28-minute film exploring the physical and emotional dynamics of a group of young female divers, commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella, first exhibited at the De La Warr Pavilion,(2012); and Linear for Art on the Underground- a series of portraits of individuals with different working roles on the Jubilee line. The drawings were displayed at special exhibition sites, poster sites, and media screens across the London Underground network (2010-2012).

Goodwin has exhibited at Tate Modern, Tate Britain, Tate Liverpool and the Venice Biennale, and has work in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art in New York, The Tate Collection and The National Portrait Gallery, London. Solo exhibitions include Coax, Raum mit Licht, Vienna and at Fotoforum West, Innbruck, Austria (2011); Cast, the Hasselblad Foundation, Gothenburg, Sweden (2009); and the Photographers’ Gallery, London, (2008). Selected group exhibitions include: Images of the Mind, Moravian Gallery in Brno, Czech Republic (2011);Grand National, Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium, Norway, (2010); London Calling: Who Gets to Run the World, Total Museum, Seoul (2009), and  Hanjiyun Contemporary Space, Beijing, (2009).

Last updated: 23.09.2014


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