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


Rachel Goodyear


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Matt Calderwood, artist, Rana Begum, artist, Fatos Üstek, Curator, Art Night 2017

Year 2016
Medium pencil and watercolour on paper
Dimensions 29.5 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Wed 12 April, 2017 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Rachel Goodyear:

Rachel Goodyear (b. 1978, Lancashire) lives and works in Manchester. Studied at Leeds Metropolitan University. Select solo exhibitions include Catching Sight, New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall (2017); Approaching the Surface, Pippy Houldsworth Gallery, London (2016); Restless Guests, The Drawing Center, New York (2015); and Modifications of the Host, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield (2011). Select group exhibitions include I Prefer Life, Weserburg Museum of Modern Art, Bremen (2017); Tall Tales, The Freud Museum, London (2016); Innsbruck Biennial, Innsbruck (2016); Drawing Stories, Folkwang Museum, Essen (2012); The Curitiba Biennial, Curitiba (2013); and Liverpool Biennial, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool (2008). Her work is held in public and private collections including The Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Olbricht Collection, Essen; Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool; The New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall; Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester; and Museum Folkwang, Essen.