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  • Education
  • 2015
  • 2010
  • 2006
  • Selected Solo
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • Selected Group
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • Selected Bibliography
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014

Rebecca ACKROYD (b. 1987 in Cheltenham, UK)

  • Lives and works between London, UK and Berlin, DE

Education

2015

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Fine Art, Royal Academy, London

    2010

  • BA Fine Art Byam Shaw School of Art, London

    2006

  • Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, University of Gloucestershire

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2021

  • 100mph, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE

2020

  • Tonguing the fence, Lock Up International, London, UK
  • Laid Bare, Galleri Opdahl, Stavanger, NO

2019

  • Underfoot, curated by Cloé Perrone, Fondazione Pomodoro, Milan, IT

2018

  • The Mulch, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE

2017

  • Drain, Galleri Opdahl, Stavanger, NO
  • The Root, Zabludowicz Collection, London, UK
  • House Fire, Outpost Gallery, London, UK

2015

  • Taken Care, Hunter / Whitfield, London, UK

2014

  • Carburetto, Kinman Gallery, London, UK

2013

  • Grass Weight, Mardsen Woo Gallery, London, UK

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021

  • IRL (In Real Life), Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK

2020

  • I like them, they're nice, curated by Ndayé Kouagou, Nir Altman, Munich, DE hosting Sultana, Paris, FR & Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
  • 4 x 1 = 30, Christine Koenig Gallerie, Vienna, AT

2019

  • Singed Lids, 15e Biennale de Lyon, Organized by Jean de Loisy, the director of the Palais de Tokyo, along with the museum’s curatorial team, Lyon, FR

2018

  • Mademoiselle, curated by Tara Londi, Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain Occitanie, Sète, FR
  • The Same As Ever, But More So. curated by Miriam Bettin, Braunsfelder, Cologne, DE
  • CITADEL, with Sebastian Jefford, Open Forum, Berlin, DE
  • MANTEL, curated by Doug Bowen, Copperfield Gallery, London, UK

2017

  • These Rotten Words, curated by George Vasey, Chapter Gallery, Cardiff, UK
  • Group Exhibtion, Sara Zanin Gallery, Rome, IT
  • Lit, Union Pacific, London, UK

2016

  • House of Voltaire, Studio Voltaire, London, UK
  • Nomadic Vitrine - Recent Activity, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
  • All Over, Studio Leigh, London, UK
  • Modest Villa Immense Versailles, Kinman Gallery, London, UK
  • Bloody Life, Herald Street, London, UK
  • Art Icon, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
  • Is It Heavy or Is It Light, Assembly Point, London, UK
  • With Institutions Like These, Averard Hotel, London, UK
  • Opals, curated by Vincent Honore, Galeri Opdahl, Stavanger, NO
  • At Home Salon: Double Acts, Marcelle Joseph Projects, Ascot, UK

2015

  • Royal Academy Schools Degree Show, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK
  • Works in Residence, David Roberts Art Foundation, London, UK
  • The London Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
  • Daytona, Caustic Coastal, Manchester, UK

2013

  • Bloomberg New Contemporaries, ICA London; Spike Islands, Bristol, UK

2012

  • Material Matters, Drawing Room, London, UK
  • Magnitude - Real Gold Event, 19 - 23 Kingsland Road, London, UK
  • Odds Against Tomorrow, Bearspace, London

2011

  • The Face of the Shape, La Scatola Gallery, London, UK
  • Print Now, Bearspace and SW1 Gallery, London, UK
  • Jealous Needs You, Jealous Gallery, London, UK

Selected Bibliography

2021

  • Chappet, Marie-Claire, Meet the rising art stars of Timothy Taylor’s summer exhibition, Harper’s Bazaar, July 29, 2021
  • Galvan, Marco, Conversation with Rebecca Ackroyd, Figure Figure, no. 43, May 2021
  • Abrams, Amah-Rose, As the U.K. Inches Towards Reopening, Will the Creatives Who Fled London During Lockdown Return to the Capital?, Artnet News, May 5, 2021
  • Elderton Louisa, Rebecca Ackroyd, Artforum, vol. 59, no. 9, May 2021
  • Bukuts, Carina, The Best Exhibitions to See in the EU this Spring, Frieze, February 26, 2021
  • Stead, Chloe, Rebecca Ackroyd Takes Femininity to the Battlefield, Frieze, February 21, 2021
  • Cranston, Molly, Rebecca Ackroyd’s 100 mph, The Editorial Magazine, February 24, 2021
  • See Works by 5 Artists in the Artnet Gallery Network That We’re Watching This Month, Artnet News, February 1, 2021

2020

  • Price, Lucy, Rebecaa Ackroyd, MARFA, #14, Winter 2020
  • Neave, Kate, Apocalyptic Dreamscapes: A Studio Visit with Rebecca Ackroyd, OpenLab, November 17, 2020
  • Schaefer, Tatjana, I Like Them, They’re Nice, KubaParis, September 11, 2020
  • Mudu, Stefano, L’ostinata teatralità dell’installazione. Augustas Serapinas, Rebecca Ackroyd e Tomaso De Luca, Flash Art, no. 348, vol. 53, March-April 2020

2019

  • Judah, Hettie, Has the Art World Had Enough of ‘Curators’?, Artnet News, November 15, 2016
  • Westall, Mark, Seven Cool Artists to see at Frieze London 2019, October 4, 2019
  • Kuhn, Nicola, Dystopien in der Waschmaschinenfabrik, Der Tagesspiegel, September 19, 2019
  • Perrone, Cloé, Rebecca Ackroyd, Grrrl Power, CURA Magazine, Issue 31, Summer 2019
  • Rebecca Ackroyd, Nomas Magazine, no 11, Spring/Summer 2019

2018

  • Abrams, Amah-Rose, The Best of Frieze, Cultured Magazine, October 4, 2018
  • Dos Santos, Charlotte, Artist to Watch: Rebecca Ackroyd, Contemporary Art Society, July 26, 2018
  • Sargentone, Federico, Rebecca Ackroyd: Human Debris, KALEIDOSCOPE, Issue 32, Spring-Summer 2018
  • Rafferty, Penny, Unknown Landscapes with Rebecca Ackroyd, Elephant Magazine, May 21, 2018
  • Speed, Mitch, Berlin’s Gallery Weekend: Body Conscious, Ocula Magazine, May 4, 2018
  • Nembhard, Candice, Here’s What Went Down at Berlin Gallery Weekend 2018, Highsnobiety, May 3, 2018
  • Gallery Weekend in Berlin, Monopol Magazin, April 26, 2018
  • Gallery Weekend in Berlin - Sorge um Standort, Westdeutsche Zeitung, April 26, 2018
  • 8 Shows You Need to Catch at Berlin Gallery Weekend, Sleek Magazine, April 25, 2018
  • Perlson, Hili, Ahead of Berlin Gallery Weekend, the Pick of the Shows to See, Frieze, April 24, 2018
  • 10 Highlights: Gallery Weekend, Berlin Weltkunst, Spezial 02, April 2018
  • Herriman, Kat, Snowed Under: Armory Week 2018, Ocula Magazine, March 16, 2018
  • Wetzler, Rachel, Preview: Rebecca Ackroyd in her New York Debut at Independent, Independent, February 2018

2017

  • Rebecca Ackroyd produces installation that responds to the architecture of Zabludowicz Collection, artdaily, October 11, 2017
  • Berlin Art Week: 10 Dinge, die man auf der Art Berlin nicht verpassen sollte, Monopol, September 15, 2017
  • Roberts,Cleo, Rebecca Ackroyd: House Fire, this is tomorrow, April 14, 2017
  • Joseph, Marcelle, Marcelle Joseph Interviews Rebecca Ackroyd, FAD Magazine, April 6, 2017

2016

  • Ackroyd, Rebecca, Portfolio: Rebecca Ackroyd, Frieze, July 21, 2016
  • Cerruti Quara, Matilde, In the studio with Rebecca Ackroyd, Vogue Italia, June 9, 2016
  • Abrams, Amah-Rose, Gallery Hopping: A Unique Group Exhibition at an Old Hotel in London, Artnet News, March 31, 2016
  • McLouhglin, Asha, Milmo, Kira et al, 10 inspirational women in the arts, Royal Academy of Arts, March 1, 2016
  • Toolan, Sian, RA Graduate Rebecca Ackroyd and the ‘Poltics of Shine’, 1 Granary, February 26, 2016
  • Thorp, Eric, Interview: XL Catlin Art Guide 2016 Artists Joseph Ball and Rebecca Ackroyd, FAD Magazine, January 22, 2016

2015

  • Mclean, Matthew, Rebecca Ackroyd, Frieze, December 10, 2015
  • 5 Questions with Rebecca Ackroyd, Elephant Magazine, November 17, 2015

2014

  • Douglas, Caroline, Rebecca Ackroyd, CARBURETTOR, at Kinman, London, Contemporary Art Society, September 5, 2014

Exhibitions

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Artist  Title  Date  Location 
Group ShowRichard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Ad Minoliti, Paolo Salvador, Shota Nakamura, Nicholas Grafia, Manuel Solano, Rebecca AckroydRichard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Ad Minoliti, Paolo Salvador, Shota Nakamura, Nicholas Grafia, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd Artissima & Artissima XYZ 2021-11-0505/11/2021–
07/11/2021
Turin, ITTurin, IT
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Harm Gerdes, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Pam Evelyn, Dalton Gata, Hermann Nitsch, Melike KaraAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Harm Gerdes, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Pam Evelyn, Dalton Gata, Hermann Nitsch, Melike Kara KIAF Art Seoul 2021-10-1414/10/2021–
17/10/2021
Seoul, KRSeoul, KR
Group ShowDonna Huanca, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Pam Evelyn, Brent Wadden, Melike KaraDonna Huanca, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Pam Evelyn, Brent Wadden, Melike Kara Frieze London 2021-10-1313/10/2021–
17/10/2021
London, UKLondon, UK
Group ShowPaolo Salvador, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Marc Padeu, Dalton Gata, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Rebecca Ackroyd, Pam Evelyn, Harm Gerdes, George Rouy, Hermann Nitsch, Brent WaddenPaolo Salvador, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Marc Padeu, Dalton Gata, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Rebecca Ackroyd, Pam Evelyn, Harm Gerdes, George Rouy, Hermann Nitsch, Brent Wadden Art Basel 2021-09-2121/09/2021–
26/09/2021
Basel, CHBasel, CH
Group ShowDonna Huanca, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Brent Wadden, Melike KaraDonna Huanca, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Brent Wadden, Melike Kara Cosmoscow 2021-09-1717/09/2021–
20/09/2021
Moscow, RUMoscow, RU
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca AckroydAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca Ackroyd ARCOmadrid 2021-07-0707/07/2021–
11/07/2021
Madrid, ESMadrid, ES
Rebecca AckroydRebecca Ackroyd 2021-06-1010/06/2021–
13/06/2021
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Group ShowAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Paolo Salvador, Beth Letain, Shota Nakamura, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel SolanoAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Paolo Salvador, Beth Letain, Shota Nakamura, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel Solano Art Busan 2021-05-1313/05/2021–
16/05/2021
Busan, KORBusan, KOR
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Nicholas Grafia, Richard Kennedy, Shota Nakamura, Manuel Solano, Beth LetainRebecca Ackroyd, Nicholas Grafia, Richard Kennedy, Shota Nakamura, Manuel Solano, Beth Letain EXPO CHICAGO ONLINE 2021-04-0808/04/2021–
12/04/2021
Online Viewing RoomOnline Viewing Room
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Shota Nakamura, Nicholas Grafia, Richard Kennedy, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Manuel Solano, Paolo SalvadorRebecca Ackroyd, Shota Nakamura, Nicholas Grafia, Richard Kennedy, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador FIAC OVR 2021-03-0202/03/2021–
07/03/2021
OVROVR
Rebecca AckroydRebecca Ackroyd 100mph 2021-01-2222/01/2021–
05/03/2021
Peres ProjectsPeres Projects
Group ShowRichard Kennedy, Shuang Li, Donna Huanca, Ad Minoliti, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Paolo Salvador, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Beth Letain, Dan Attoe, Rebecca AckroydRichard Kennedy, Shuang Li, Donna Huanca, Ad Minoliti, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Paolo Salvador, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Beth Letain, Dan Attoe, Rebecca Ackroyd Frieze London 2020 – Online Viewing Room 2020-10-0707/10/2020–
16/10/2020
Online Viewing RoomOnline Viewing Room
Group ShowDonna Huanca, Richard Kennedy, Paolo Salvador, Rebecca Ackroyd, Brent Wadden, Ad Minoliti, Manuel SolanoDonna Huanca, Richard Kennedy, Paolo Salvador, Rebecca Ackroyd, Brent Wadden, Ad Minoliti, Manuel Solano Cosmoscow 2020 2020-09-1010/09/2020–
13/09/2020
Moscow, RUMoscow, RU
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Beth Letain, Dalton Gata, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca AckroydAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Beth Letain, Dalton Gata, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca Ackroyd Art Basel Viewing Room, 2020 2020-06-1818/06/2020–
21/06/2020
Online Viewing RoomOnline Viewing Room
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Dalton Gata, Richard Kennedy, Melike Kara, Rebecca AckroydAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Dalton Gata, Richard Kennedy, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd Frieze Viewing Room, 2020 2020-05-0606/05/2020–
15/05/2020
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Group ShowAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Richard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Rebecca Ackroyd, Ajarb Bernard AtegwaAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Richard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Rebecca Ackroyd, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa FIAC, 2019 2019-10-1717/10/2019–
20/10/2019
Paris, FR.Paris, FR.
Group ShowDonna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Richard Kennedy, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel Solano, Austin Lee, Beth LetainDonna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Richard Kennedy, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Rebecca Ackroyd, Manuel Solano, Austin Lee, Beth Letain FIAC, 2019 – Preview 2019-10-1717/10/2019–
20/10/2019
Paris, FR.Paris, FR.
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Austin Lee, Manuel Solano, Richard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Beth LetainRebecca Ackroyd, Austin Lee, Manuel Solano, Richard Kennedy, Donna Huanca, Beth Letain Frieze London, 2019 2019-10-0303/10/2019–
06/10/2019
London, UKLondon, UK
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Melike Kara, Austin Lee, Manuel Solano, Blair Thurman, Beth LetainRebecca Ackroyd, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Melike Kara, Austin Lee, Manuel Solano, Blair Thurman, Beth Letain Art Basel, 2019 2019-06-1212/06/2019–
16/06/2019
Basel, CHBasel, CH
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Donna Huanca, Brent Wadden, Steffen Bunte, Blair Thurman, Beth LetainRebecca Ackroyd, Donna Huanca, Brent Wadden, Steffen Bunte, Blair Thurman, Beth Letain Frieze New York, 2019 2019-05-0202/05/2019–
05/05/2019
New York, USNew York, US
Group ShowAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Blair Thurman, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd, Steffen BunteAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Blair Thurman, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd, Steffen Bunte Art Basel Hong Kong, 2019 2019-03-2929/03/2019–
31/03/2019
Hong Kong, CNHong Kong, CN
Group ShowAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Blair Thurman, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd, Steffen BunteAustin Lee, Beth Letain, Blair Thurman, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd, Steffen Bunte Art Basel Miami Beach, 2018 2018-12-0606/12/2018–
09/12/2018
Miami Beach, USMiami Beach, US
Group ShowAjarb Bernard Ategwa, Beth Letain, Donna Huanca, Rebecca AckroydAjarb Bernard Ategwa, Beth Letain, Donna Huanca, Rebecca Ackroyd Frieze London, 2018 2018-10-0404/10/2018–
07/10/2018
London, UK London, UK
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Steffen Bunte, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Ad Minoliti, Jack O’Brien, Manuel SolanoGroup ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Steffen Bunte, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Ad Minoliti, Jack O’Brien, Manuel Solano Strange Messengers 2018-09-1414/09/2018–
26/10/2018
Peres ProjectsPeres Projects
Rebecca AckroydRebecca Ackroyd The Mulch 2018-04-2727/04/2018–
15/06/2018
Peres ProjectsPeres Projects
Rebecca AckroydRebecca Ackroyd Independent New York, 2018 2018-03-0909/03/2018–
11/03/2018
New York, USNew York, US

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