Ruth Claxton lives and works in Birmingham. Claxton has shown widely in the UK and internationally including solo shows at Site Santa FE (USA), Spike Island (Bristol, UK) and Ikon Gallery (UK). Other shows and projects include The Unseen, Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Contemporary Art (China), Synthetic Worlds (Two Women) a permanent commission for the Grundy Gallery, Blackpool supported by the Contemporary Art Society, Postcards Nottingham Contemporary (UK), House of Beasts, Attingham Park (UK), Undone Henry Moore Institute (Leeds, UK), Remake, Remodel (National Glass Centre, Sunderland UK), Wonders of Weston, Weston Supermare commissioned by Situations and Field Art Projects, The Figurine Dialogue, Crystal Palace, (Stockholm, Sweden) and Known Unknowns, Gallery Loop (Seoul, Korea). She is Associate director of Eastside Projects, a public gallery in Birmingham which is being imagined and organised by artists. Her work is in various public and private collections including the Arts Council Collection.
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