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


Jessica Voorsanger

Photoplay Magazine, June 1977

Top Pick

Katharine Stout, Deputy Director ICA, London

Year 2016
Medium Collage, fabric, ink, watercolour, and magazine images
Dimensions 29.6 x 20.9 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Wed 26 April, 2017 at 9:00pm

Jessica Voorsanger:

Jessica Voorsanger (b.1965, New York) lives and works in London. Studied BFA at the Rhode Island School of Design (1987); and MA Fine Art at Goldsmiths College, London (1993). Select solo exhibitions include Secrets & Lies, TATE Film Club, Tate Modern, London (2017); Chain Reaction, Commissioned performance, TATE Modern, London (2016); EMPIRE Magazine, MASSIVE WINTER PREVIEW (Oct 2016, Issue 328), Kornhauschen Gallerie, Aschaffenberg Germany (2016); Live Long and Prosper, WORK Gallery, London 2016); It’s Always About the Hair, Deptford X Commission, Deptford London (2014); Worldstaronestoppopshop, Kornhauschen Galerie, Aschaffenberg, DE (2013); I Think I Love You, Lounge Festival of Love (commissioned installation), Southbank Centre, London (2014); Art Impostors, Louis Vuitton Maison, London (2011); Eastenders Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (2009).  Select group exhibitions include Artists who do Music/Musicians Who do Art, Railway Club, Glasgow Scotland (2018); Exhibiting the Exhibition, Staaliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Germany (2018); Empire II, The Age of Anxiety, Venice Biennale (2017); Gestures of Resistance, Dokumenta, Romantso Cultural Centre, Athens (2017); Imprint 93, Whitechapel Art Gallery, London (2016); FOUND, Foundling Museum, Curated by Cornelia Parker, London (2016); Liberties, Newlyn Gallery & The Exchange, curated by Eliza Gluckman & Lucy Day, Penzance (2016); and Deptford X, Curated by Janette Parris, London (2015). Voorsanger’s work is held in public collections including The Arts Council, London; and The V&A National Art Library, London.