Drawing Biennial 2015

Exhibition: 5 March – 30 April · Auction: 16 April 10am – 30 April 9pm


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Louise Hopkins

Untitled (Scarlet Rose Yellow Black)

Year 2014
Medium Watercolour on folded paper
Dimensions 21 x 29.7 cm
Bidding Open Thu 16 April, 2015 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Wed 26 April, 2017 at 9:00pm

Louise Hopkins:

Louise Hopkins (b.1965, Hertfordshire, England) lives and works in Glasgow, Scotland.  Received her MFA from Glasgow School of Art and her BA from Newcastle Polytechnic. One of six artists selected to represent Scotland in the 2007 Venice Biennale, won a Creative Scotland award in 2002 and was shortlisted for the Jerwood Painting prize in 1997. Select solo exhibitions include Black Sea, White Sea, part of the Scotland-wide GENERATION programme of exhibitions, Linlithgow Burgh Halls (2014); Harness, Mummery + Schnelle, London (2008); Freedom of Information, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (2005); Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, California (2001); Tramway Project Room, Glasgow (1996).  Select group exhibitions include À visage découvert, Ateliers des Arques (2016); The Scottish Endarkenment: Art and Unreason, 1945 to the present, Dovecot Gallery, Edinburgh (2016); Dévider le réel, Les Abattoirs, FRAC Midi-Pyrenees (2015); Louise Hopkins & Carol Rhodes, Drawings Paintings and Prints, part of Below Another Sky, Edinburgh Printmakers (2014); Summer Saloon, Lion and Lamb Gallery, London (2014); A Picture Show, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow (2013); Since I Put Your Picture in a Frame, 42 Calton Place, Glasgow (Part of Glasgow International, 2012), Everything old was once new, National Trust New Art Project, Greyfriars House, Worcester (2012); In Between the Lines: Recent British Drawings, Trinity Fine Art, London (2009). Her work is held in public collections including Museum of Modern Art, New York; Arts Council England, England; City Arts Centre, Edinburgh; Jumex Collection, Mexico; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh.

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