Born Suffolk, UK
Lives and works in London


MA Goldsmiths College London
BA Camberwell School of Art London

Currently Associate Professor at Slade School of Fine Art London
Recipient of the Lorne Award 2017 Sydney Noland Centenary Award 2018

Selected Individual Exhibitions

2019-20Deadhead Van Gogh House London
2018Soft Estate Locks Gallery USA
2016Kate Bright Constable Commission Wivenhoe House Essex
2015Edgelands, Locks Gallery USA
2014Snow Paintings, House Of St Barnabas London
2013In Deep, Locks Gallery USA
2008Between The Woods, Locks Gallery USA
2007Emily Tsingou Gallery, London UK
2005Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, USA
2004Vitamin Art, Turin, Italy
2003New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK
 Getting Away From It All, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London, UK
 Backwater, Laing Art Gallery and Museum, Newcastle, UK
 Casa Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
2001Emily Tsingou Gallery London
1999Emily Tsingou Gallery London

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019Sun Blink Locks Gallery USA
Alive In the Universe 2019 Venice Biennale
Beyond Boundaries Somerset House London
2018Women in Art Art at WTC3 Jakarta Indonesia
Material:Wood Messums Wiltshire
Malevolent Eldritch Shrieking Attercliffe™ Sheffield
Landscape and Light Letheringham Lodge Suffolk
2017Nolan Residency Award The Rodd, Presteigne
La Diablesse Tramps London
2016Lost and Found World Trade Centre Jakarta, Indonesia
Chinese Open No Monkey Business Q-park Chinatown London
2015Salon Eleven London
2014Salon Eleven London
Tri Space Gallery London
Starter Escargot London
2012Multiple Market Handel Street Projects London
Water C2 Gallery Stoke Hammond UK
2010Water, Idaho Centre for the Arts, Sun Valley Idaho USA
2009Sparkle and Glitter, Locks Gallery, 10 January – 21 February
200710 Years, Emily Tsingou Gallery, London, November 1 – December 22 (catalogue) 2007
2003Post Flat, New Art from London, Locks Gallery (cur. Barry Schwabsky), Philadelphia, USA
 Tailsliding, Turku Art Museum, Finland, Brno House of Arts, Prague, Czech Republic, New Museum of Contemporary Art, Salamanca, Spain
2002Shimmering Substance, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK
 Shimmering Substance, Arnolfini (cur. Barry Schwabsky), Bristol, UK
 Art and Mountains: conquistadors of the useless (cur. Bruce Haines), The Alpine Club, London, UK      
 Tailsliding, Vilnius Contemporary Art Centre, Lithuania; Tallin Museum of Contemporary Art, Estonia; Brno House of Arts, Czech Republic; Belgrade Museum of Contemporary Art, Yugoslavia
2001Tailsliding, Bergen Centre of Contemporary Art, Norway
 All of my Heart (cur. Stephen Hepworth), Arte e Personae, Florence, Italy
 Surface TensionNew British Painting, Holly Snapp Gallery, Venice, Italy
2000-1Exploration of the Environment-Landscape Redefined, Barbara Gillman Gallery, Miami, USA
2000Salon, Delfina Project Space, London
 There is No Spirit in Painting, Le Consortium, Dijon, France
 Wooden Heart, AVCO, London
1999Another Country: The Constructed Landscape, Lawrence Rubin Greenberg VanDoren,    New York
1998-9Dumbpop, Jerwood Gallery, London Metropolitan University Gallery Leeds

Selected Reviews and Articles

2018Art Forum December
2017Hereford Times, 11 August
2016Essex Life March
East Anglian Daily Times 28th March
Ipswich Star
2015Christmas Salon Wall Street International
Edith Newhall Choose your Season Philadelphia Enquirer
Edgelands Philadelphia City Paper
2013Rosie Roberts International Woman of the Day TYCI (web)
2012Aquatic Explorations Chip Schwartz Art Blog
2011International Woman Other Criteria (web)
2008Edith Newhall Philadelphia Enquirer May
2005Edward J. May Sozanski Philadelphia Enquirer May
2005Beth Dunlop Met Home Jan/Feb
2003 Martin Herbert, Kate Bright, Art Monthly, September
 Colour Book Guardian July
 Rebecca Geldard, Kate Bright, Time Out, June 4
 What’s On, The Art Newspaper, April
 El Centro del Arte recibe 9.000 visitas en 2 meses, el Adelanto de Salamanca, March
La purpurina mas realista, Universa, February
 Yamandu Canosa, en el CASA, La Gaceta, February
 La Joven, Kate Bright expone en el Centro de Arte, Tribuna de Salamanca, February
 Post Flat, The Art Newspaper, February
 Kate Bright estrena su brillo de purpina en el Centro de Arte, el Adelanto de Salamanca, February
 Inauguration de la musetra de Kate Bright, La Gaceta, February
 Caroline Corbetta, MOSTRE, Vogue. Italia (ill.), January
 Ed. Sozanski, New from London, Philadelphia Inquirer, January
 Roberta Fallon, Sketches, Philadelphia Weekly, January
 Lori Hill, First Friday Focus, City Paper, January
2002Bruce Haines, Climb Every Mountain, (A-N), October
 Fisun Guner, Scaling New Heights, Metro Life, September
 JL, Art + Mountains, Guardian Guide, September
 Helen Sumpter, Scaling The Heights, The Big Issue, September
 All that Glitters, RA Magazine, Summer
2001Barry Schwabsky, Review, Artforum, July
 Martin Herbert, The Deep Blue Yonder, Art Review, July/August
 Roderick Conway Morris, Biennale Opens Its Portals To The Pros, Herald Tribune June 16
 Mark Currah, review, Time Out, April
 Preview, Art Review, April
 Pick of the Week, The Guardian, April
2000Bronwyn Cosgrave, A Fashion For Female Painters, Harvey Nichols Magazine November
 Gemma de Cruz, British Beauty, Flash Art International Jan-Feb
 Luca Beatrice Marci ponchi Imbecill, Kult No 7


2018Kate Bright Locks Arts Publications
2016Lost and Found, WTC Indonesia
200710 Years Emily Tsingou Gallery London
2005Kate Bright Locks Gallery Philadelphia US
2003Bright, New Art gallery Walsall, UK
 Accadueo, Kate Bright, Vitamin Art, Turin, Italy

Public Collections

St Barts Health NHS Trust
ABN AMRO, London
British Council, UK
Casa Centro de Arte de Salamanca, Spain
Goldman Sachs, London, UK