Rebecca Partridge British, b. 1976

Overview

Rebecca Partridge currently lives and works in London. Since graduating from the Royal Academy Schools in 2007 she has exhibited Internationally. Solo exhibitions include, 'In The Meantime', at Kunsthalle CCA Andratx, Spain, 'Notations' Kunstverein Springhornhof and 'Painting Fast, Painting Slow' at Konstkraft Ljusne, Sweden. She has been awarded several international scholarships including from The Nordic Kunstnasenter Dale, Norway, The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, USA, and The Terra Foundation for American Art Fellowship in Giverny, France. Over the past ten years she has curated a series of exhibitions taking place in Germany, Norway and the U.K, most recently 'Scaling The Sublime' at Nottingham University which she co-curated in 2018, followed by 'In Pursuit of Elusive Horizons' at Parafin Gallery, London.

 

Exhibitions
Works
Biography

REBECCA PARTRIDGE

 

Born: U.K. 1976

Lives and works: London

 

QUALIFICATIONS

1996-1999  Bath Spa University College, BA (Hons) Fine Art: Painting 

2004–2007  Royal Academy Schools, Post Graduate Diploma in Fine Art 

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2021  On A Clear Day, Informality, Henley-on-Thames, U.K

2020  Painting Fast, Painting Slow, Konstkraft Ljusne, Sweden

2017  In The Meantime CCA Andratx – Centre of Contemporary Art, Mallorca, Spain

2014  Notations, Kunstverein  Springhornhof, Germany (Catalogue) 

2014  As Above, So below Art First, London

2014  24 Hour Sea Studies Aldburgh Beach Look Out, U.K

2011  In the Day Time CCA Andratx – Centre of Contemporary Art, Mallorca, Spain

2010  Bilderkosmos The Centre for Endless Progress, Berlin

 

SELECTED TWO/THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019  Blaue Stunde: Rebecca Partridge, Yves Rasch, Galerie Stern Wyviol, Hamburg, Germany (Catalogue)

2017  Inorganic Landscape: Stefanie Hofer, Rebecca Partridge, Miriam Salamander, GIG Munich, Germany 

2014  A Planetary Order: Martin John Callanan, Rebecca Partridge, Katie Paterson Galerie Christian  Ehrentraut, Berlin

2011  Helena Goldwater, Rebecca Partridge Art First Projects, London

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021  A Forest Dark, Parafin Gallery, London 

2021  Unkempt: shifting aesthetics in representations of landscape, Messums Wilthire, U.K

2021  Elementum, Kunsthalle CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain

2020  Most Admirably Improved by Art: Charlotte Hoades, Rebecca Partridge, Kelly Richardson and Fiona Hingston with Copelstone Warre Bampfylde Hestercombe House, Taunton, U.K

2020  Five Years, Galerie im Gartenhaus, Munich

2020  Jonathan Michael Ray, Jess Littlewood and Rebecca Partridge Bo Lee Gallery, London

2020  Airborne Project, Berlin

2019  Europe After The Rain, Newlyn Art Gallery, U.K

2019  Betwixt and Between, Arthouse 1, London

2018  In Pursuit of Elusive Horizons, Parafin, London (Catalogue)

2019  Scaling The Sublime, The Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham University, U.K (Catalogue) 

2016  Nature Art Bienniale, Gongu, South Korea

2016  Berliner Bahnhof, Kunsthalle CCA Antratx, Mallorca

2016  Far From Me, Josef Fillip Galerie, Leipzig, Germany 

2016  This Was The Future Once Kreuzberg Pavillion, Berlin 

2015  TABS, Lage Egal, Berlin, Germany  

2015  Bring The Darling, Kreuzberg Pavillion, Berlin

2014  Drawn Together, GIG Munich, Germany

2014  Collective, Jerwood Gridshell, Weald Down, UK

2014  Just Add Water!, Kunsthalle CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain

2014  Amerika; idea; fantasy; dream; myth; image, Camberwell Space, London

2013  USA, Gig Munich, Munich, Germany, 

2013  Verstand und Gefühl: Landschaft und der Zeitgenössische Romantik Kunstverien Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, Germany (Catalogue)

2013  Natural History, Art First, London

2013  Compendium II, Art First, London

2012  Time Being: Being Time The NeuroBureau, Baumwolle Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany 

2012  Film screening No Beginning No End, Kántrýdagur festival, Skagaströnd, Iceland

2012  The Perfect Nude Charlie Smith, London

2012  Reason And Emotion: Landscape and the Contemporary Romantic Baroniet Rosendal, Norway

2012  New Horizons: Landscape and the Contemporary Romantic Kunstraum T27, Berlin

2012  The Perfect Nude Wimbledon Space, London

2011  Neuro-Cartographies Human Brain Mapping Conference, Quebec, Canada

2011  Film Screening No Beginning No End, British Shorts Film Festival, Berlin

2010  Biennale of Light Art Austria Kunstverien Perchtoldsdorf, Vienna, Austria 

2010  Fringe MK Painting Prize, Milton Keynes (Catalogue), UK 

2010  Geographies of Art: Sur le Terrain, Terra Foundation for American Art, Paris, France

2009  ArteinLuce 2009 Olympic Village, Turin, Italy (Catalogue)

2009  Colour Explosion Menier Gallery, London

2009  Figuring Light: Duncan Bullen, Jane Bustin, Richard Kenton Webb and Rebecca Partridge, Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham UK (Catalogue)

 

GRANTS/ AWARDS 

2017  The Nordic Artists Centre Dale, Norway

2017  Kunsthalle CCA Andratx, Spain (2017/2011)

2015  The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, USA

2014  The Banff Centre, Canada 

2008  Terra Foundation of American Art Summer Fellowship, Giverny, France

 

RESIDENCIES 

2021  Alayrac Artists Residency, France 

2017  The Nordic Artists Centre Dale, Norway 

2017  CCA Andratx – Art Foundation Mallorca, Spain

2015  The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, U.S.A

2014  The Banff Centre, Canada

2012  Joya Arte e Ecologica, Andalucia, Spain

2011  Transart Summer Residency, Berlin

2011  CCA Andratx – Art Foundation Mallorca, Spain

2010  Nes Artists Residency, Iceland

2008  Terra Summer Residency, Giverny, France

2008  Sanskriti Foundation, New Delhi, India 

2005  TIPP International Course in Contemporary Art Tihany, Hungary

 

CURATORIAL 

2018  In Pursuit of Elusive Horizons, group exhibition curated by Rebecca Partridge, Parafin, London

2018  Scaling The Sublime, The Djanogly Gallery, Nottingham University, U.K with Nicholas Alfrey (Catalogue)

2013  Verstand und Gefühl: Landschaft und der Zeitgenössische Romantik, Kunstverien Springhornhof, Germany with Randi Nygård and Bettina Dziembowski (Catalogue)

2012  Reason and Emotion: Landscape and the Contemporary Romantic

2012  Baroniet Rosendal, Norway with Randi Nygård (Catalogue)

2011  New Horizons: Landscape and the Contemporary Romantic, Kunstraum T27, Berlin, with Randi Nygård.

SELECTED PUBLISHED WRITING 

Interview with Simon Faithfull, A La Luz, www.alaluz.org, 2020

Charlene von Heyl – Snake Eyes, review The Journal of Contemporary Painting 5.2, 2020

Betwixt and Between, Catalogue essay accompanying exhibition at Arthouse 1, 2019

Bodily Intelligence: An interview with Florence Peake, Berlin Art Link, February, 2019

An Existential Realisation: On The Work of Richard T Walker, feature for Sculptorvox Vol.2, 2018

Critical Subjectivity and the Metamodern Sublime, catalogue essay for exhibition ‘Scaling The Sublime’, Djanogly Gallery Nottingham, 2018

Reframing Perspectives: An Interview with Thomson & Craighead, Berlin Art Link January, 2018

Riffing on Mathematics, On The work of Timo Nasseri, catalogue essay for exhibition, ‘I Saw A Broken Labyrinth’, Anbar Gallery, Tehran, 2017

Festival of Future Nows 2017 at Hamburger Bahnhof, review for Berlin Art Link, September 2017

Studio Visit with Charles Avery, Berlin Art Link, March 2017

Studio Visit with Nasan Tur, Berlin Art Link, February 2017

Caiohme Kilfeather: feature interview for Sculptorvox Vol.1, 2017

Studio Visit with Piervoss and Siska, Berlin Art Link, December 2016

Cerith Wyn Evans at Galerie Neu, review for Berlin Art Link, October 2016

Studio Visit with Euan Williams, Berlin Art Link, October 2016

Anthropomorphic Clocks: William Kentridge’s ‘No, It Is!’, review for Berlin Art Link, August 2016

The Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology: An Interview with Ida Bencke, Berlin Art Link, July 2016

‘Collecting the City’ at Galerie in Tempelhof Museum, review for Berlin Art Link, January 2016

From the Club to the Gallery: Interview with Robert Henke, Hyperallergic (New York), September 2015

Tino Sehgal: Between Sound and Movement, review for Berlin Art Link, July 2015

Reason and Emotion: Landscape and the Contemporary Romantic, Introductory catalogue essay, exhibition co curated with Bettina Dziembowski and Randi Nygård, 2013

Outside is In, Hilma af Klint at Hamburger Bahnhof, review for Berlin Art Link, July 2013

Time Being: Being Time, catalogue essay, The Neuro-Bureau, Max Planck Institute, Germany 2012

'The Whole Earth: California and the Disappearance of the Outside' at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, review for BangBangBerlin, May 2013

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE 

PgCert Academic Practice, UAL 2018-9
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy

Current (since 2012): Lecturer, MFA Fine Art, West Dean College

Current (since 2020): Senior Tutor, Diploma in Art and Contemporary Craft (Level 4/5), West Dean College
Current (since 2018): Regular visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art Painting, University of Brighton

 

2020  Visiting Lecturer, BA/ MA Fine Art, University of Chichester

2019  Visiting Lecturer, BA/ MA Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University
2018  Visiting Lecturer, BA/ MA Fine Art, University of Teeside
2008-2010  Part time Lecturer, BA Fine Art, University of Bedfordshire
2007  Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art, Cambridge School of Art, Anglia Ruskin University
2007  Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art, Cambridge School of Art, University of Carlisle
2006  Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art, Highlands College, Jersey


Peer reviewer for The Journal of Contemporary Painting and The Journal for Artistic Research