Lucy Beech

Born 1985, United Kingdom
2011-2013 Slade School of Fine Art, London (M.A)
2004-2007 Chelsea College of Art and Design, London (B.A Hons)

Edward Thomasson

Born 1985, United Kingdom
2009-2011 Slade School of Fine Art, London (M.A)
2004-2008 Chelsea College of Art and Design, London (B.A Hons)

Selected Press

The Irish Times, Human bodies riven by anxiety in Galway, 20 February 2018
Art Monthly
, Lucy Beech and Edward Thomasson: Together, Laura Allsop, June 2017

Awards

2016

Awards for Artists, Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Art Now: Lucy Beech and Edward Thomasson, Tate Britain, London

2013

Left Behind Together, Outpost Norwich

2011

One Another Company, IMT Gallery, London

Performances

2016

Public Relations, Maureen Paley, London
Public Relations, Site Gallery, Sheffield.

2015

Passive Aggressive 3, Frieze Live, London.

2014

The Cigarette Game 2 (Tearing it Up), Radio Calling, Tent, Rotterdam.
Passive Aggressive 2, Camden Arts Centre, London.

2013

Passive Aggressive, Yapi Kredi Cultural Center, Istanbul.

2012

Doing It, Vivarium Studio, Biennale Belleville, Paris.
Open House, South London Gallery, London.

2011

Strip, Lucky PDF for Frieze Projects, Frieze Art Fair, London.
Seven Year Itch, More Soup and Tart, Barbican Theatre, London.
Human Resources, Platform One, Bloomsbury Theatre, London.

2010

Holding it Together. Night and Day, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford.
The Cigarette Game, Testing Ground: Live, Zabludowicz Collection, London.
On Face Work, I Was There, Stedefreund Berlin.

2009

Self Protection is not Magical, Making Mistakes, Paradise Row, London.
Instructions for a Dance, Propeller Island, London.

2008

Fire In the Belly, Concrete and Glass Festival, Shoreditch House, London.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021

System Down? State of Affairs, Galerie Klemm's, Berlin, Germany
One Point Five, Kunsthalle Mainz, Mainz, Germany

2016

The Girls the Boys and the Political, Lisson Gallery, London

2011

The Cigarette Game, Fordham Gallery at Maddox, Maddox Arts, London.

2009

Fire In the Belly, Visions in The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, London.
Self Protection is Not Magical, Schicksal Oder Vaseline?, The Showroom, Berlin.

Screenings

2021

The New Joy of Sex, Impakt Festival, Het Huis Studio 3, Utrecht, Netherlands

2015

Artist Film and Video, Tate Britain, London.
In conversation with Jonathan P Watts, Harris Museum, Preston.

2013

Slam Friday Late, V22, London.

Residencies

2016

Platform, Site Gallery, Sheffield

2014

Performance residency, Camden Arts Centre, London

2013

Transition, Yapi Kredi Cultural Center, Istanbul.

Selected Bibliography

2017

Allsop, Laura, Lucy Beech and Edward Thomasson: Together, Art Monthly, June 2017, p. 20.
Beech, Lucy and Thomasson, Edward, Robert Mapplethorpe’s Brian Ridley and Lyle Heeter, 1979,
Tate Etc., Issue 40, Summer 2017, p.111.

2016

Judah, Hettie, Neo-Shamanism and Other Trends in the Art World This Year, artnet.com, 29 December 2016.
Judah, Hettie, The 50 Most Exciting Artists in Europe Right Now, artnet.com, 23 November 2016.
–––, News: Prizes, Art Monthly, No. 402, December-January 2016-17, p.16.
Muñoz-Alonso, Lorena, Paul Hamlyn Foundation Reveals 2016 Visual Arts Award Winners,
artnet.com., 11 November 2016.
–––, Paul Hamlyn Foundation Reveals Recipients Of 22nd Annual Award for Artists, 14 November 2016.