Drawing Biennial 2017

Exhibition & online fundraising auction of over 200 unique works on paper

Exhibition: 2 March – 26 April · Auction: 12 April 10am – 26 April 9pm


Grace O'Connor

An Open Secret

Year 2016
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions 22.9 x 22.9 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Grace O’Connor:

Grace O’Connor (b. 1977, Waterbury, Connecticut) lives and works in London. Graduated from MA Painting at the Royal Academy of Art (1999). Awards include being shortlisted for Jerwood drawing prize (2007); the Weiss Award for figurative painting (1999); the Royal Overseas League Travel Prize (1998); and the Leverhulme Scholarship (1996). Select solo exhibitions include One Day in June, Paul Stolper, London (2016); Trinkleyville, Paul Stolper, London (2009); The Waiting, Paul Stolper Gallery, London (2007); Gone Summer, Paul Stolper Gallery, London (2005); Long and Ryle, London (2003); Royal Over-Seas League, Edinburgh and London (2002); and Presence, Paton Gallery, London (2001). Select group exhibitions include Drawing Room Biennial 2015, The Drawing Room, London (2015); John Moores Prize, Liverpool (2014); Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London (2012); Music, Phillips de Pury, London (2010); and BP Portrait Awards, National Portrait Gallery, London (2006).