May 5 – June 3, 2006

1972 born in Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
1991 - 1992 Foundation Course, University of Sunderland, UK
1995 Ecole Regionale des Beaux-Arts, Nantes, France
1993 - 1996 BA(hons) Fine Art - Sculpture, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee, UK
lives and works in Glasgow, UK

Solo Shows

2011 Parole Vaine, Linn Lühn, Düsseldorf, Germany
2010 Newspeak: British Art Now, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
2009 She who Presents, Spike Island, Bristol, UK
2008 Parole Vaine, Linn Lühn, Cologne, Germany
2007 Bandaged Heads, Linn Lühn, Cologne, Germany
2006 Linn Lühn, Cologne, Germany
2005 Dicksmith Gallery, London, UK
The Round Room, Talbot Rice Gallery, University of Edinburgh, UK
Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow, UK
2004 Transmisssion, Glasgow, UK
2001 Bulkhead, Glasgow, UK

Group Shows (Selection)

2012 Boredom & Ornament with Sophie Macpherson a.o., ICA, London, UK
Shoplifters, Shopgirls with Sophie Macpherson, Tramway, Glasgow, UK
The Hidden Noise with Sophie Macpherson, Appartment Glasgow, UK
Radar, Loughborough University, UK
2011 Madame Realism, Marres Centre for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht, Netherlands
Drawings of the Museum of Modern Art New York, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany
2010 Closure, Location One, New York
Four Fantasies, Pump House Gallery, London
Alpha &, On Stellar Rays, New York
2009 The Fool, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK
Zehn Tage im August in Münster mit..., Linn Lühn, Münster, Germany
Compass in Hand: Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foundation Contemporary Drawings Collection, MOMA, New York
Being and Nothingness, Light and Sie Gallery, Dallas (curated by James Cope)
The Associates, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, UK
2008 To bring forth and give, Sorcha Dallas Artist´s Print Project, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow
2007 Tender Scene, The Changing Room, Stirling (with Gregor Wright)
HB Works on Paper, Studio Guenzani, Milano (with Peter Peri, Kate Atkin, Karl Haendel)
2006 If not now, Broadway 1602, New York (curated by Sorcha Dallas)
2005 Low lights and trick mirrors, Generator Projects, Dundee
Waste Material, group show curated by David Musgrave, The Drawing Room, Tannery Arts, London (touring)
2004 Living Dust, group show curated by David Musgrave, Norwich Gallery, Norwich School of Art & Design
Group Show, Sorcha Dallas at Temporary Office Space, Glasgow
Sorcha Dallas at The Rheinschau, Art Cologne, Cologne
Group Show, Sorcha Dallas at Centre de Creation, Bazouges la Perouse, Brittany, France
Group Show (with Alex Pollard & Craig Mulholland), Sorcha Dallas (offsite), Glasgow
Like Beads on an Abacus Designed to Calculate Infinity, curated by Andrew Hunt, Rockwell, London
Tongs Ya Bass, The Ship, London
Granite, Whitechapel Project Space, London
2003 Three Person Show (with David Sherry & Anders Stolt), Signal, Malmo, Schweden
The Moment of Fiction, Cooper Gallery, Dundee
2002 Menschenraum, Mulackstrasse 8, Berlin
Half the World Away, Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Centre, Buffalo, New York
2001 October, St. Vincent Street, Glasgow
Manwoman Annual, Transmission, Glasgow
Beyond, Dundee Contemporary Arts
2000 Me, We, Project Space, Athen
We are beautiful, so let's get dirty, Glasgow Project Rooms Film Club, Roselea Drive, Glasgow
Eg. Sometime Instant, Radiotuesday, Glasgow
1999 Three Person Show (with Roger Hiorns & Enrico David), Transmission, Glasgow
Coming Up For Air, Cooper Gallery, Dundee
Members Show, Transmission, Glasgow
Two Person Show (with Kevin Hutcheson), The Changing Room, Stirling
1998 Browsing, The Changing Room, Stirling
Tronway Arts Centre, Transmission, Glasgow
1997 European Couples & Others, Transmission, Glasgow
Suburban Affair, 27 Cupar Road, Newport-on-Tay
Running Time, Collective Gallery & Cameo Cinema, Edinburgh


Finel Honigman, Ana: Linder Sterling´s Fashion Turn, New York Times, 14.10.2010
Mulholland, Neil: The Dark Knight Returns, Art Review 39, März 2010
Sherwin, Skye: This week´s exhibition previews, The Guardian, 23.1.2010
Levy, Michelle: Hints of Something Human, ARTslant, Januar 2010
Bracewell, Michael: Review, Frieze 127, November 2009
Terranova, Charissa: Review, The Magazine of and fort he Arts – Dallas/ Fort Worth, Mai 2009
Allsop, Laura: Review, Art Review 30, März 2009
Mottram, Jack: When Exhibitions Hang Together, The Herald, 12.12.2009
Schmitz, Frank: Drag Attack, Booklet No 9, pp. 94-95, autumn/ winter 2008
Deschler, Bettina: Wider die Diktatur des „guten Geschmacks“, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, 17.September 2008
Seyfahrt, Ludwig: Popcorn und Visionen, Artnet Deutschland, 3. September 2008
Imdahl, Georg: Jede Menge Kundschaft, Kölner Stadtanzeiger, 1. September 2008
Kuhn, Thomas W.: Zurück zur gemeinsamen Stärke, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung/ Kunstmarkt, 30. August 2008
Nebelung, Dr. Sigrid: Wie Galeristen Sammler an den Rhein locken, Handelsblatt, 29. August 2008
Le Feuvre, Lisa: Art Failure, Art Monthly 313, Februar 2008
Mottram, Jack: Wrapped with wonder, The Herald, September 14, 2007
Kennedy, Alexander: Clare Stephenson: Bandaged Heads, The List 585, September 6, 2007
McDermott, Leon: Critic´s choice: Glasgow, Metro Life, August 23rd, 2007
Millar, John: Tender Scene, The Map 11, August 1, 2007
Mottram, Jack: Works that fizz with unexpected connections, The Herald, July 27, 2007
Borowski, Judith: Gut geformt. Ungerührt: Clare Stephenson, Fincancial Times Deutschland, October 27, 2006
Lorch, Catrin: Clare Stephenson,, Critics Picks Cologne, June 2006
Reindl, Uta M.: Clare Stephenson, Fröhliche Anachronismen, KUNSTFORUM International, Bd.181 Juli-August 2006, pp. 333,334
Lorch, Catrin: Anfassen ausdrücklich erlaubt, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, May 13, 2006, pp.50
Frangenberg, Frank: Beweglich bleiben, Artnet Deutschland, May 11, 2006
Hunt, Andrew: Clare Stephenson, Frieze, July August 2005, Issue 92
Kennedy, Alexander: Review, The List, March 2005, pp.102
Waste Material Review, The Guide, February 2005, pp.37
Living Dust Review, Art Monthly, Issue 281, pp.32


2009 The Associates, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
2005 The Imaginary Critic, Dicksmith Gallery, London
Waste Material catalogue, The Drawing Room, Tannery Arts, London
2004 Solo Exhibition catalogue, Transmission, essay by Laurence Figgis
Living Dust catalogue, Norwich Gallery, Norwich School of Art & Design
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