Eileen Perrier

Eileen Perrier MA (RCA)

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Date of Birth:

27.09.1974

Placeof Birth:

London

Education

1998– 2000

MA - The Royal College of Art (London)

1993– 1996

BA (hons) -The Surrey Institute of Art and Design (Farnham, Surrey.)

Selected- Solo / Group Exhibitions:

2017

Still-Moving-Still, BP Family Festival: Play The Gallery, Tate Britain Festival,London, UK

2016

Mobile Portraits, The Human Document – The Photography of Persuasion from 1930sAmerica to Present Day, Mead Gallery, Coventry, UK

2016

WeAreW12 was a free photography exhibition and a celebration of Shepherd’sBush, created by photographer Eileen Perrier and the people of Shepherd’s Bush.Commissioned by The Bush Theatre.

2015

Portraits of a Global Law School (2015), Permanent Exhibition, in The DicksonPoon School of Law, Kings College, London, UK

2015

Peckham Square Studio(2014), Portraits From An Island, Goa International PhotoFestival.

2014

Peckham Square Studio (2014), Solo Exhibition, Peckham, London, UK

2013

The Albert Studio (2013), Build | Billboard Project, Queens Park, London, UK 


2013

Afro Hair and Beauty (1998), My Hair: Black Hair Culture, style and Politics,Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, Cambridge, UK 


2013

Afro Hair and Beauty Show series, Africa Centre Summer Festival, Covent Garden,Tube Station, London, UK 


2012

The World In London, The Photographers’ Gallery, Victoria Park and OxfordStreet, London, UK 
2011 Nation series, RCA Black, Royal Collegeof Art, London, UK 


2011

Schiller Market Studio, Playing the City 3, Schirn Frankfurt, Germany

2010

Ghana Series, A Useful Dream: African Photography 1960 – 2010, Center for FineArts, Brussels.

2009

Wentworth Street Studios: Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

2007

Culture and Care: Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery

(Student and Staff), Kings College London, UK

2007

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa.

2007

Red, Gold and Green, How We Are: Photographing Britain,

Tate Britain, London, UK

2007

Grace, Flava: Wedge Curatorial Projects (1997-2007) Toronto, Canada.

2006

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

2006

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Mori Art Museum, Japan

2005

Southend Trim, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, UK

2005

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.

2005

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Hayward Gallery, London.

2004

Embrace, Gasworks Gallery, London

2004

Staged Realities: The studio in African photography 1870 – 2004,

Cape Town, South Africa

2004

Red, Gold and Green, 26th Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2004

Grace, Africa Remix, touring, Museum Kunst Palast. Düsseldorf, Germany.

2004

6 - 8 and Found, Space Gallery, London

2003

6 - 8 and Black Hair and Beauty, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham

2002

Blessing, Brixton Studio, Photographers Gallery, London.

2002

Grace, Piccadilly Circus, Exit 2, London.

2002

Nation, The Tardis Window, Farringdon, London.

2001

Red, Gold and Green, The IVth African Photography Encounters

inBamako, Mali, Africa. Touring exhibition.

2001

Grace and Nation, The Two of Us. The Pump House Gallery and

Autograph, London, UK

2001

Grace, Africa Today: The Artist and the City, Centre de Cultura

Contemporania de Barcelona. Spain

2001

The Black Hair and Beauty Show, The Centre of Attention Gallery, London

2000

Grace, MA RCA – The Show, London, UK

1999

John Kobal photographic portrait award, National Portrait Gallery,

London, Scotland, UK

1998

Red, Gold and Green, The Appropriated Frame: Group Show by Autograph at DarkArches, Granary Wharf, Leeds

1997

Red Gold and Green, Shoreditch Biennale, London

Awards/ Commissions:

2015

Kings College London, Law School, Art Commission, Portraits of a Global LawSchool, London, UK

2014

Tate Britain, Art Commission, BP Family Festival: Close Encounters of the ArtKind, London, UK

2014

Autograph ABP, Art Commission / Workshops, as part of Black Chronicles II,London, UK

2014

Peckham Platform, Art Commission, Peckham Square Studio, London, UK

2012

The Albert Studio, Artist in Residence, London, UK


2011

Schiller Market Studio, Playing the City 3, Schirn Frankfurt, Germany

2011

Tate Modern - Art Commission - Pembroke House Studio - 16th July 2011 as partof the Wonderful Walworth Day and Community newsletter 'Tate Modern and You'.

2009

The Photographers Gallery, London: Art Commission - 2012 Olympics.

2009

Film and Video Umbrella – Free to Air: Development Artist Programme: London, UK

2008

Wentworth street Studios: Art Commission for Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK

2007

Face to Face: Creative Partnership in Horsenden Primary School in collaborationwith Claire Haddon. London, UK

2007

Culture and Care: New Art Commissions for Florence Nightingale School ofNursing and Midwifery, Kings College, London, UK

2005

Focal Point Gallery. Commission: ‘Southend Trim’. South-end On-Sea, UK.

2004

Gasworks Gallery, London: Commission: Gas Board I: Embrace, 2004.

2003

Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham: commission: 6-8 2003, Black Hair and Beauty2003. Nottingham

2003

Space Studio: Cultural Diversity Studio Award. London

2002

Photographers Gallery commission: Blessing. London

2002

Seydou Keita – Portrait Prize. Mali

2001

The British Council – Grants to Artists ‘IVth African Photography Encounters inBamako,’ Mali, Africa.

1999

Egg Award. London

1999

National Magazine Award, London

1997

Autograph ABP, London: commission: Red, Gold and Green. London.

Selected– Published work:

2012

PLAYING THE CITY, INTERVIEWS - 57 artists answering 10 questions. KunsthalleSchirn. 


2010

Contact Sheet – The Light Work Annual 2010 (pages 50 – 55) 


2010

A Useful Dream, African Photography 1960 – 2010 (pages 137 – 141)

2008

Cultural Studies, Routledge, Volume 22 No.2 March 2008 (Front Cover)

2008

Cultural Studies, Routledge, Volume 22 No.1 January 2008 (Front Cover)

2007

Platform for Art: Art on the Underground, Edited By Tamsin Dillon (page 96)

2007

Flava Wedge Curatorial Projects (1997-2007) (pages 106-107)

2007

How We Are: Photographing Britain (Page 180)

2005

Southend Trim- Focal Point catalogue

2004

Photography: A Critical Introduction, Third Edition, and Edited by Liz Wells.(Front cover)

2003

Eileen Perrier- Angel Row catalogue

2002

Blink: Phaidon Press - (Pages 296 –299 and 415)

2002

Different: Phaidon Press – (Pages 72 –73 and 156 – 157)

2001

Mémoires Intimes D’un nouveau Millénaire: IVes Rencountres de la photographieafricaine Bamako 2001, publication (pages 66 – 67)

2001

Africa Today: The Artist and the city, publication (pages 172 – 175)

2000

August | Birkhäuser - City Levels (October, pages 102 – 103)

2000

Creative Review (September, page 73)

2000

Tank Magazine (June / July, pages 102 – 107)

1999

Revue Noire - Togo | Ghana (March / April / May issue, pages 24 - 27)

1999

Eileen Perrier: Autograph ABP monograph

1997

Creative Camera (Feb / March, pages 28 –31)

Selected

Collections:

Arts Council England

AutographABP(London, UK)

TheFoundation - Sindika Dokolo (Angola, Africa)

TateBritain

WedgeCuratorial Projects (Toronto, Canada)

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