Ciara Phillips (b. 1976, Ottawa) lives and works in Glasgow. Studied BFA at Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada; and MFA at Glasgow School of Art. Phillips is the founder of the artist collective Poster Club, and was nominated for the Turner Prize (2014). Awards include the Drawing Room Bursary Award (2013). Select solo exhibitions include Ciara Phillips: Yours and Mine is Ours, Benaki Museum, Athens (2017); Ciara Phillips – Systems For Saying It, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth (2017); Comrade Objects, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston (2016); Cold Friends, Warm Cash, Western Front, Vancouver (2016); What we recognise in others, CCA, Derry-Londonderry (2016); Warm Friends, Cold Cash, Konsthall C, Stockholm (2015); Just You, Bergen Kunsthall, Bergen (2014); Workshop, The Showroom, London (2013); Neues Museum, Nürnberg (2013); and Inverleith House, Edinburgh (2013). Select group exhibitions include The 21st Biennale of Sydney, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney (2018); Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow International 2018, Glasgow (2018); British Art Show 8, Leeds, Edinburgh, Norwich and Southampton (2015-17); Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland, the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (2014); I was a double, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs (2014); Turner Prize, Tate Britain, London (2014); There should be new rules next week, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee (2013); and two-person exhibition with Corita Kent, Spike Island, Bristol (2012).
Last updated: 07.02.2019