Biography

Shuffle, 2018, Oil on canvas, 59.5 x 39.5 inches, 151.1 x 100.3 cm

ERIN LAWLOR (b. 1969 in Epping, England) received her Bachelor of History of Art degree in 1992 from Paris-Sorbonne University, France. 

She has had numerous solo exhibitions nationally and internationally. Recent solo exhibitions include ““cat on the raz,” Espacio Valverde, Madrid; “hiraeth,” Fox/Jensen Gallery, Sydney; “here to the hidden hills,” Fifi Projects, San Pedro, Mexico; Art Basel Hong Kong, Fox/Jensen Gallery; “Erin Lawlor, onomatopoeia,” Rothko Center, Daugavpils, Latvia;  “UNTITLED, ART.” Rod Barton, Miami, USA; “New Works,” La Brea Studio Residency, Los Angeles; “Erin Lawlor,” Rod Barton, Brussels;  “Maleri.Nu/Paint.Now,” Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark; “Opening Scene,” Galerie Klaus Braun, Stuttgart, Germany; “Four Paintings: London Fields,” George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, USA; “Long Loud Silence” (two person exhibition with Mary Bucci McCoy), Gray Contemporary, Houston, Texas, USA; “Recent Paintings,” inaugural exhibition, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco.      

Recent group exhibitions include “A brief History of Abstraction,” Rønnebæksholm, Denmark; “L’Echappée Belle, Erin Lawlor/Bram van Velde,” Galerie Pauline Pavec, Paris, France;  “Drei Künstlerinnen der Gegenwart,” Institut Française, Mainz;  “Malerei,” French Institute Mayence, Mainz, Germany; “Whitfield Street,” Rod Barton, London;  “Bête Noire/Candyman,” The Neutra Museum, Los Angeles;  “CODE Art Fair,” Rod Barton, Copenhagen, Denmark;  “David Achenbach Projects,” COFA Contemporary, Cologne;  “A full open hand, drippings, and carefully masked lines,” Galleri Jacob Bjørn,  Aarhus, Denmark;  “Thru the rabbit hole,” Sideshow Nation, Williamsburg, NY, USA;  “White Album,” George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, USA; “The seed of its opposite,” Kelvin College, Glasgow, UK; “Seven Painters,” Arcade Gallery, Cardiff, UK; “Peer Review,” Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, London, UK; “Erin Lawlor/James Geccelli,” Raumx Project Space, London; “Making History,” Brookyn, NY, U.S.A; “Tutti Frutti,” Turps Gallery, London, England; “Suchness/Sosein,” RAUMX Project Space, London, England; “Arbeiten auf Papier,” Galerie Klaus Braun, Stuttgart, Germany.                                               

Her work is present in numerous private collections. Public collections include the New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge, UK, and the Mark Rothko Art Centre, Latvia. 

Erin Lawlor lives and works in London, England. 

www.erinlawlor.com