Lot 308 - Ruth Murray - Dark Cafe
Watercolour on paper
Signed on Verso
This auction is raising proceeds for The Hepatitis C Trust.
Ruth graduated from the Royal College of Art and was the Derek Hill Scholar at the British School at Rome in 2008. Her notable exhibitions include Northern Stars at the A Foundation, Saatchi's 4 New Sensations, The Creative Cities Collection at the Barbican and the BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery. She was awarded an Elizabeth Greenshields grant in 2021, she won the Jackson’s Painting Prize in 2020 and she was shortlisted for the Contemporary British Painting Prize in 2019.
2006 - 2008 Royal College of Art, MA Painting
2003 - 2006 Loughborough University, BA Fine Art
Selected Solo Exhibitions
Black Pond, The Old School Gallery, Alnmouth, Northumberland
Everything is Green, The Whitaker, Rossendale, Lancashire
The Green Ray, Bankley Gallery, Manchester
The Blue Hour, The Old Bank Residency, Manchester
Selected Group Exhibitions
Stage part of Pebble / Shoe, LLE Gallery and Kingsgate Project Space, London (24th -26th February)
Holding Time(two-person show with Linda Hemmersbach), Rogue Project Space, Manchester (18th February - 12th March 2023)
London Art Fair, Second Act Gallery and A Modest Show, London Business and Design Centre
Cool, Warm, Hot!, with Division of Labour, Worcester
Art Market Hamptons: A Modest Show Booth, New York
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