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


Caroline Achaintre


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Katharine Stout, Deputy Director ICA, London, Shanay Jhaveri, Assistant Curator of South Asian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Fatos Üstek, Curator, Art Night 2017

Year 2017
Medium Ink on paper
Dimensions 30 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Caroline Achaintre:

Caroline Achaintre (b.1969, Toulouse) lives and works in London. Graduated from the Chelsea School of Art & Design, London (2000); and Kunsthochschule in Halle/Saale, Halle (1998). Select solo exhibitions include Caroline Achaintre, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (2016); Present/Future, Illy Prize, Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, Turin (2014); Caroline Achaintre, BP Spotlight, Tate Britain, London (2014); Mooner, Arcade, London (2014); Camp Coo, UH Galleries,Hatfield and Smith Row, Bury St Edmunds (2013); Trip-Dip, Arcade Gallery, London (2012); and Couleur Locale, Arcade Gallery, London (2010). Select group exhibitions include En Crue, Fondation Albert Gleizes, Lyon (2017);  British Art Show 8, Scottish National Gallery of the Arts, Edinburgh (2016); RA Summer Exhibition 2015, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2015); British Art Show 8, (touring 2015-17); Deep One Perfect Morning, Kerlin Gallery, Dublin (2014); Vernacular Alchemists, Centre d'art Contemporain Passerelle, Brest (2014); More Material, Salon 94, New York (2014); Accordion, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London (2014); A-Tri-Lick, PEER, London (2013); Decorum, Musee de l’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris (2013); The Hecklers, The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall (2013); Six Possibilities for a Sculpture, La Loge, Brussels (2013); and Are You Alright? New Art From Britain, Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto (2013). Her work is held in public and private collections including the Saatchi collection.