b. 1991, High Wycombe
Bucks New University 2010-2011
Leeds College of Art 2011-2014
Lives and works in Kent

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Fair Playpart of Women In Art Fair – March 2018 – Gallery Elena Shchukina, London W1

The Kiss or Poison Boyfriend or Jesus’ Blood – October 2017 – January 2018 – Intercession Gallery, Northampton; Project 78 Gallery, St. Leonard’s-On-Sea; Kingsgate Project Space, London NW6 (touring)

OVADA Seven Counties Open – May – June 2017 – OVADA Warehouse, Oxford

Thirty – April 2017 – 12øCollective.com

Draw The Line – March – April 2017 – Surface Gallery, Nottingham

LAME Journal Volume Two Launch – January 2017 – Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, Leeds

Copeland Collective 1 – September 2016 – part of Art Licks Weekend 2016, Copeland Park, London SE15

HOTDESK – July 2016 – 1a Nevern Place, London SW5 (co-curator)

Don’t Touch – June 2016 – 352 King’s Road, London SW3

Whenever I Feel Blue, I Start Breathing Again – June 2016 – Earl’s Court Project Rooms, London SW6

In This Soup We Swim – June 2016 – Kingsgate Project Space, London NW6

Soft Rocks (duo show with Sophie Giller) – June 2016 – Lady Beck Project Space, Leeds (co-curator)

The Contemporary Open – April 2016 – Sun Pier House CIC, Chatham

Uncommon Chemistry March – April 2016 – with Lido ProjectsObserver Bld., Hastings

Ones We Watched 2016 – March 2016 – Sunny Bank Mills Gallery, Leeds

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 – November 2015 – January 2016 – Institute of Contemporary Arts, London SW1Y

Cascading Relevant Information – December 2015 – CBS Gallery at Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 – September – October 2015 – New Midland Group venues, Nottingham

The Artificial Exhibition – Surface Zine Launch – October 2015 – Safehouse 1, London SE15

Place and Proximity – October 2015 – Austin Forum, London W6

Placing – October 2015 – Brodsgaard Art Projects, London SW5

Sense of Feel (duo show with Kate J Parrott) – May-July 2015 – Brodsgaard Art Projects, London SW5

Small Expressions – May – July 2015 – Textile Center, Minneapolis MN, USA

Refuse, Reuse – March 2015 – 46 Thurloe Street, London SW7

SUM at Free Range – June 2014 – Old Truman Brewery, London E1

SUM – LCA Fine Art Degree Show – June 2014 – Leeds College of Art, Leeds

HAPPY BIRTHDAY MONDRIAN – March 2013 – M-E-X-I-C-O Project Space, Leeds (co-curator)

 

 

OTHER

Arts Award Adviser (Bronze and Silver Level) – Trinity College London – Training completed January 2018

Art and Design Technician – Secondary School, Medway, Kent – February 2017 – (ongoing)

Alumni Speaker – The Art House Work-Life Conference – 7th December 2017

Workshop Facilitator – Christmas Celebration Weekend – Turner Contemporary, Margate – December 2017

Every Day is a New Day Gallery Education Traineeship – October 2017 – Turner Contemporary, Margate

The Annex Collection Acquisition Award – shortlisted – December 2016 – TACUK.org

Alumni Speaker & Crit Leader – Leeds College of Art Fine Art Graduate Forum – November 2015

Panellist – Emerging Artists in Conversation as part of HF ArtsFest – June 2015

The Art House Graduate Residency – awarded – December 2014 – The Art House, Wakefield

Alumni Speaker & Guest Tutor – Leeds College of Art Fine Art Graduate Forum – November 2014

 

 

INTERVIEWS

http://lamestudio.org/lydia-brockless

http://www.fy-ca.com/lydia-brockless.html

http://thearthouseuk.tumblr.com/post/105520510681/interview-with-lydia-brockless

 

OTHER PRESS

http://www.letsmakelotsofmonet.com/2018/03/gallery-elena-shchukina-women-in-art.html

http://www.thestateofthearts.co.uk/features/review-soft-rocks-new-work-lydia-brockless-sophie-giller-lady-beck/

https://www.a-n.co.uk/news/new-contemporaries-2015-professionalism-in-jokes-and-art-that-looks-like-other-art

http://www.surfacegallery.org/blog/2015/9/21/new-contemporaries

http://www.leeds-art.ac.uk/news-events/news/2015/05/29/leeds-college-of-art-alumna-is-selected-for-bloomberg-new-contemporaries-2015/

 

IN PRINT

The Kiss or Poison Boyfriend or Jesus’ Blood – some notes on touch 2018

LAME Journal Volume II Spring 2017

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Catalogue 

Shuttle Spindle & Dyepot Volume XLIV No. 4 Issue 184 Fall 2015