Amy Stephens

b.1981, London, UK

lives and works in London

Amy Stephens (b.1981 London) received an MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK (2008) | BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Reading, UK (2005).

Selected solo exhibitions Persistence of Land, Bo Lee and Workman Gallery, Bruton, UK, (forthcoming 2023); Nature knows only colours, Art Seen Maria Stathi, Nicosia, Cyprus (2021); fig-futures, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, UK (2018); Land | Reland [Portland], Upfor Gallery, Portland, Oregon, US (2018); fig2, 35/50, ICA Studio, London, curated by Fato? Üstek (2015).

Selected group exhibitions Frieze Sculpture Park, The Regent’s Park, London (forthcoming 2023); If Not Now, When? Generations of Women in Sculpture in Britain, 1960 – 2022, The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery, UK (2023); New Things, Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, UK (2023); I miss the land but does the land miss me? Art Seen Maria Stathi, Nicosia, Cyprus (2022); Faults & Folds, Oonagh Young Gallery, Dublin, Ireland (2022); Psychotropics, New Art Centre, Roche Court, curated by Iwona Blazwick OBE (2020); Synergia, Museo Federico Silva, Mexico (2019); Skulturenpark, Galerie Kandlhofer, Vienna, Austria (2019); Contemporary Sculpture Fulmer, William Benington Gallery, UK (2018); The Annotated Reader, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, UK, curated by Ryan Gander and Jonathan P Watts (2019).

Awards include Mtec Bursary for Frieze Sculpture Park (2023); Henry Moore Foundation Research and Travel Grant, UK (2022); Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Artists' Residency, Cyprus (2022); UV estudios, Artists’ Residency, Buenos Aires, Argentina, awarded by Arts Council England and The British Council (2016); Villa Lena, Artists' Residency, Italy (2015); Triangle Award and International Fellowship with Gasworks Gallery, Muscat, Oman (2013); Irish Museum of Modern Art, Artists' Residency, Ireland (2011).

Collections - Canary Wharf Group Collection; David Ross Foundation, London; Groucho Club Collection, London; Grundy Art Gallery Collection, Blackpool; Modern Forms Collection, London; Museo Federico Silva Collection, Mexico; Oval Real Estate Ltd, London; Irish Office of Public Works State Collection, Dublin; Rothschild Collection, London; Soho House Group Collection, London, Mumbai; Unilever Collection; Villa Lena Foundation, Tuscany; Zabludowicz Collection, London.

Amy Stephens is represented by Bo Lee and Workman Gallery, Bruton, UK / Art Seen Maria Stathi, Nicosia, Cyprus