Louise Hopkins

Louise Hopkins (b.1965, Hertfordshire, England) received her MFA from Glasgow School of Art and her BA from Brighton Polytechnic. Hopkins lives and works in Glasgow, Scotland. She was one of six artists selected to represent Scotland in the 2007 Venice Biennale and won a Creative Scotland award in 2002. She was shortlisted for the Jerwood Painting prize in 1997. Solo exhibitions have included Black Sea, White Sea at Linlithgow Burgh Halls in 2014, part of the Scotland-wide GENERATION programme of exhibitions; Harness, Mummery + Schnelle, London (2008), Freedom of Information, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2005), Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, California (2001), Tramway Project Room, Glasgow (1996). Recent group exhibitions include Louise Hopkins & Carol Rhodes, Drawings Paintings and Prints, part of Below another skyEdinburgh Printmakers (2014); Summer Saloon, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London (2014); A Picture Show, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow (2013); Since I Put Your Picture in a Frame, 42 Calton Place, Glasgow (Part of Glasgow International, 2012), Everything old was once new, National Trust New Art Project, Greyfriars House, Worcester (2012); In Between the Lines: Recent British Drawings, Trinity Fine Art, London (2009). Public collections include Museum of Modern Art, New York, Arts Council of England, England, City Arts Centre, Edinburgh, Jumex Collection, Mexico, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh.

Last updated: 10.12.2016


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