Alison Turnbull (b. 1956, Bogotá) lives and works in London. Graduated from the Bath Academy of Art (1981); and West Surrey College of Art and Design (1977). Select solo exhibitions include Cloud Diagram Art Seen, Art Seen, Nicosia (2016); Another Green World, Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh (2015); Like a Secret Spring in a Well-ordered Machine, The Laurence Sterne Trust, York (2014); Alison Turnbull, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill (2013-14); Alison Turnbull, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh (2012); and Observatory, Matt’s Gallery, London (2010). Select group exhibitions include Five Easy Pieces, Large Glass, London (2017); Re:Bandera Centro de Memoria, Paz y Reconciliación, Bogotá (2016-17); Blackrock, Lydney Park Estate, Forest of Dean (2016); Seeing Round Corners: the Art of the Circle, Turner Contemporary, Margate (2016); Compression Ormston, House Gallery, Limerick City (2015); Colour on Paper, Galeria Leme, São Paolo (2014); Summer Exhibition 2014, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2014); and Universal Fragments: Conversations with Trevor Shearer, Large Glass, London (2013). Her works are held in public and private collections including Arts Council Collection, London; British Council Collection, London; Imperial War Museum, London; The United Kingdom Government Art Collection; and Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton.
Last updated: 07.02.2019