Rebecca Birch
Mountain Field Verge Tabletop Clock Tree


Slade School of Art, London, MFA
Goldsmith's College, London, BA
Birmingham Institute of Art and Design

Solo Exhibitions

, London
The Great Central, Leicester
Whitescreen, the Agency, London

LANSKIP- A collaborative project by Rebecca Birch and Charles Danby, HotelMariaKapel (HMK), Holland

Thirty-seven days to know a Mountain, GaleriAneks, Poznan, Poland

Selected Group Exhibitions and Performance Events

Tatton Park Biennial (forthcoming)

Roaming at Teatro Margherita Bari, Italy, curated by Alessandro Castiglioni, Viviana Checchia, Anna Santomauro
I will talk with anyone who will talk with me, City Gallery, Leicester
Portrait of Space, Chlonlea Studios, Dublin, curated by Teresa Gillespie and Rose Lejeune
Census, Fishmarket, Northampton

BirchCampbellCostello, Quare, London (3 person show with Lee Campbell, Alexander Costello)
Lecture Hall.  FREE SCHOOL.  Five Years, London
LOOPS, Chelsea Space, London, event curated by Sam Belinfante
Tales from the Edge of Everything, De La Warr Pavillion, Hastings, event curated by RVCC 

REMIX, PROJECKT (online platform)
Storm, performance event at The Whitechapel Art Gallery
Free Art Fair, Barbican, London, with Jasper Joffe, Frog Morris and Lee Campbell

Invention 2, Leicester City Art Gallery OFFSITE (with Rob Smith and Alex Hudson)
Margate Rocks, Margate, curated by Jessica Baum
Play on Words, Sainsbury Centre for the Visual Arts, Norwich, curated by Lee Campbell
Suburbia, Foreign Press Association, London, curated by Lee Campbell
On Time: The East Wing Collection 8, Courtauld Institute, London

Wildwood, Project Space Leeds, Leeds, with Heather and Ivan Morison, Laura Ford, Rachel Goodyear and Sophie Lascelles
Finding Synesthesia (collaboration with Heather Cornell & Andy Milne) South Bank Centre
Walking and Art Studio Exhibition, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada

The Invention of Solitude, The Nunnery Gallery, London, curated by Charles Danby,
(4 person show with Rob Smith, Alex Hudson and Matthew Lutz-Kinoy)
East International 06, Norwich Gallery, Norwich
Boxed Potential, Expodium, Utrecht, Netherlands
Framed, Slade Research Centre, London

Enquire Artists Commission, The Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne

Intermission, Spital Square, London

Reduced, Century Gallery, London
Bootleg, Spitalfields, London

Growth and Form, Two10 Gallery, The Wellcome Trust, London


Director and curator of LEDGE project space, Hackney, showing solo artist projects:
Rob Smith: The Pembury Road Spectroscope, February 2010
Sarah Bowker Jones, That big thing under the window, April 2010

Field Broadcast
Co-curator, with Rob Smith of online project, Field Broadcast for PROJECKT and
Wysing Arts Centre, May 2010

Creator, founder and curator of Micro-performance events:
ReTable; MicroPerformance: Whitechapel Gallery, London, June 2010
MicroPerformance event as part of 'agency' at The Agency, London, April 2010
Animal Magic MicroPerformance, Milton Keynes Gallery, March 2010
MicroTalks, West Dean College, UK 2008-2009 onwards

Grants / Awards / Residencies

Hotel MariaKapel,
Hoorn, Netherlands, production residency

The Edward James Research Fellowship
, West Dean College, University of Sussex
NAN Artists Bursary for Notations Project

Banff Centre
, Banff Canada, Walking and Art Residency
The Duveen Travel Scholarship for research in the Arctic Circle

The Chelsea Arts Trust
Travel Award for research in California
Arts Council England, Grants for the Arts Research and Development Award

The Towner Art Gallery
, Eastbourne, Enquire Artists Residency and Commission
The South London Gallery, Family Artist in Residence

Bibliography / Reviews

On Time, East Wing Collection Catalogue
AN August 2007, review of Bristlecone at Margate Rocks, by Jessika Worrall
Galeria Aneks 2007 Catalogue, 4 pages full colour

The Guardian, 19.11.07, Review: Finding Synesthesia, reviewed by Sanjoy Roy
BBC Leeds online, review of Wildwood
AN Interface (online publication) Wildwood, reviewed by Justine Grant
The Invention of Solitude, Exhibition Publication with text by Ed Krcma and Lisa Lefevre,
Miser and Now Magazine, Issue 9, Rebecca Birch in conversation with Ed Krcma

East International 06, Exhibition Catalogue with text by Lynda Morris, edited Lynda Morris

Art Review, Class of 2001 Supplement, text by Catriona Warren
Time Out, London, 25.04.01, review by Martin Herbert
Science Magazine, March
Growth and Form Exhibition Publication, published by The Wellcome Trust

Talks and Presentations

Up the Balfron, panel discussion of Corrine Felgate's Just Act Natural, Belfron Tower, London
Agentur, Amsterdam, LANSKIP Cycle video screening and artists talk
Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, LANSKIP Cycle video screening and artists talk
Boterhal, Hoorn, Netherlands, Lanskip introductory talk
University of the Arts Canterbury, performance lecture about art practice

The Education Institute
, London, performance lecture about art practice
West Dean College, UK, Fine Art Research Fellow lecture
Slade Research Centre, London, presentation to AHRC Land Art Research Network

Art Academy of Poznan
- visiting artist lecture
On Drawing – Presentation at the Slade School of Fine Art at symposium about drawing
Artists Lunchtime Lecture, Chelsea Arts Club, London

East Discourse, Norwich School of Art and Design