Florence Peake (b. 1973) lives and works in London. Graduated from Contemporary Performance Making at Brunel University London, London (2009). Peake was the recipient of the Jerwood Choreographic Research Prize (2016). She has performed at spaces including Serpentine Galleries, London; Whitechapel Gallery, London; ICA, London; Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library, Preston; Hayward Gallery, London; Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield; Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead; and Frieze London, London. Residencies include Site Gallery, Sheffield (2017); and CASS Sculpture Foundation, Chichester (2017). Select solo exhibitions include Rite: On this pliant body we slip our wow!, De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill-On-Sea (2018); RITE, STUDIO_LEIGH, London (2017); and Live in the Studio: Florence Peake, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford (2015). Select group exhibitions include Black Hole, Gamec Bergamo, Bergamo (2018); DO DISTURB, Palais de Tokyo, Paris (2018); Mademoiselle, Regional Centre for Contemporary Art Occitania, Sète (2018); and Andromedan Sad Girl, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge (2017). Her works are held in public and private collections including Marcelle Joseph Projects, Ascot; and Museum of Old and New Art, Tazmania.
Last updated: 24.01.2019