Tania Kovats (b. 1966, London) lives and works in Devon. Graduated from Royal College of Art (1990); and Newcastle Polytechinic (1988). Awards include the Barclaus Young Artist Award Serpentine Gallery, London (1991). Select solo exhibitions include Evaporation, Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester (2015-16); Watermark, Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London (2015); Oceans, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2014); LOG, Bath Spa College of Art and Design, Bath (2011); Small Finds, Salisbury Museum, Salisbury (2010); Tania Kovats, Catch This, Arts Council of Great Britain project space, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield (2008). Select group exhibitions include Land, Sea and Air, New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall (2016); Periodic Tales: The Art of the Elements, Compton Verney Art Gallery and Park, Compton Verney (2015); One and All, Somerset House, London (2015); VITA VITALE, Palazzo Grassi, Venice Biennale, Venice (2015); Galapagos, Blue Coat, Liverpool and touring (2012); and Pertaining to Things Natural, Chelsea Physic Garden, London (2012). Her works are held in public and private collections including the Arts Council, London; The British Council, London; The United Kingdom Government Art Collection; and the Victoria & Albert Museum, London.
Last updated: 06.02.2019