Rachel Howard (b. 1969, Durham) lives and works in the UK. Studied at Goldsmiths College, University of London (1989-92). Awards include being shortlisted for the Jerwood Drawing Prize (2004); and won the British Council Award (2008). Select solo exhibitions include Paintings of Violence (Why I am Not a mere Christian), MASS MoCA, Massachusetts (2018); Repetition is Truth - Via Dolorosa, Newport Street Gallery, London (2018); Der Kuss, Blain|Southern, London (2018); At Sea, Jerwood Gallery, Hastings (2015); Northern Echo, Blain | Southern, London (2014); Folie à Deux, Blain | Southern, London (2011); Still Life / Still Here, Rachel Howard, New Paintings, Sala Pelaires, Palma de Mallorca (2011); and Human Shrapnel– oil drawings on paper, Other Criteria, London (2010). Select group exhibitions include Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick, Somerset House, London (2016); Summer Exhibition 2016, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2016); Settle Opere per la Misericordia, 4th edition, Pio Monte della Misericordia, Naples (2016); Sleepless, Beds in History and Contemporary Art, 21er Haus, Vienna (2015); Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London (2015/13/11); Untitled (Unconscious), T. J. Boulting, London (2014); Invitation to a Beheading, curated by Rachel Howard, Marianne Boesky, New York (2013); Freedom Not Genius, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow (2013-14); The Human Body a Series of Etchings, Alteria Art, London (2012); Gravity and Disgrace, curated by Rachel Howard, Blain | Southern, London (2012); Selektionseffekte, Blain|Southern, Berlin (2011); and Contemporary Magic: A Tarot Deck Art Project, Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (2011). Her work is held in public collections including Ackland Art Museum, North Carolina; Arts Council Collection, London; The David Roberts Art Foundation, London; CCA Andratx, Mallorca; Goss-Michael Foundation, Dallas; Hiscox, London; Imperial War Museum, London; Jerwood Collection, London; Museum van Loon, Amsterdam; Pallant House, Chichester; and the Olbricht Collection, Berlin.
Last updated: 02.02.2019