Robyn Nichol

b. 1995| Based in West Yorkshire

Focusing on the themes of heritage, locality, industry and Northern identity

Available for freelance and commissions, please contact: nicholrobyn@yahoo.co.uk / @robynnichol 


EDUCATION

2014-2017 | Lancaster University | BA Fine Art

2013-2014 | Leeds Arts University | Foundation Diploma in Art & Design


COMMISSIONED WORK

2020, June | Social media collaboration | The Hepworth Wakefield

2020, January | Embroidery pattern design | DMC Threads

2020, January | Social media collaboration | RIMOWA

2019, November | Social media collaboration | Lazy Oaf


PRIZES

2019, May | Open Contemporary Young Artist Award | The Biscuit Factory | Shortlisted

2017, August | Graduate Art Prize | ARTIQ | Shortlisted

2017, June | Dean's Prize for Fine Art | Lancaster University | Winner


TALKS/WORKSHOPS

2020, February | Artist workshop with GRAFT x UNA | TBA, Lancaster

2019, December | Babeworld x Whinegums Lecture Series | Royal College of Art, London

2018, May | Embroidery workshop with GRAFT | St Nicholas Arcade, Lancaster


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019, November | This Way Up | The Wrong Biennale, URL

2019, October | Banner Culture | British Textile Biennial, Brierfield Mill

2019, October | Can't Win Don't Try 8 | Five Miles, London

2019, July | 50 miles, 100 voices, 200 years | People's History Museum, Manchester

2019, May | guiltee pleasures | oh kay gall, York

2019, May | Open Contemporary Young Artist Award | The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

2019, March | The Get Together | LEAF, Manchester

2019, February | Can't Win Don't Try 7 | Five Miles, London

2018, November | Where Are You In These Interesting Times? | Scaffold Gallery, Altrincham

2018, May | HARD GRAFT | St Nicholas Arcade, Lancaster

2018, March | Ones to Watch | Sunny Bank Mills, Leeds

2018, March | Can't Win Don't Try 6 | Defining Sessions, London

2017, November | An Exchange of Sorts | Castlefield Gallery, Manchester

2017, November | Graduate Art Prize | Exchange House, London

2017, August | Bish, Bash, Bosh | WE THE NORTH, Liverpool

2017, July | In Visible Lines | Scaffold Gallery, New Art Spaces, Bolton

2017, June | is this real lyf?? | Commercial Union House, Newcastle

2017, May | Aftertaste | The Trophy Room, Liverpool


FEATURES

ONLINE

2019, September | It's Nice That | Noughties teens from the UK | Jyni Ong

2017, June | Art in Liverpool | Review of Aftertaste | Devon Forrester-Jones

PRINT

2019, February | Penny Thoughts | Issue 14

2018, May | FILLER | Comfort

2017, July | Longing for Home | Issue 1

2017, April | Shy Bairns | Where's Your Coat

2016, October | Bunny Mag | Work/Labour

2016, October | Papaya Press | Ache for Home

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