Liz Collini

Recent selected exhibitions


  • London Group Open (Part 2), The Cello Factory, London

  • National Open Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London

  • Telling in Full, Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster

  • Mind.Language.Matter., Norwich

  • 2016

    • Climbing the Double Helix', NN Contemporary, Northampton

    • 'Loosely Bound'; invited artist with Printmakers Council, Highgate, London and Print Room, Suffolk

    • Shortlist (of 3) for Lombard Road public art commission, Battersea, London


    • A Realidade do Imaginario, Museu da Guarda, Guarda, Portugal

    • Total Recall, Bury Art Museum, Bury, Greater Manchester


    • International Text Festival, Bury Art Museum, Bury, Greater Manchester

    • Bainbridge Open, London

    • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

    • Residency at Centro Portuges de Serigrafia, Lisbon, Portugal


    • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

    • Derwent Art Prize Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London


    • Solo show, Galerie ApArt, Marcilhac, France

    • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

    • MATERIAL PRESS Limited Edition Project Space (September)

    • 6th International Kyoto Hanga, Japan/UK

    • 6th International Prient Bienal, Douro, Portugal

    • The Word is a Map, solo show, Bainbridge Studios, London

    • Text Art - Poetry for the Eye, Tampere, Finland

    • Odds Against Tomorrow - Exhibit C, Bearspace Gallery, London


    • Pushing Print, Pie Factory, Margate

    • Bite - Artists Making Prints, Mall Galleries, London (featured artist)

    • Bury International Text Festival, Bury Art Museum, Bury, Greater Manchester

    • A Map of You, Bury Transport Museum

    • LizCollini@the Met, Met Arts Centre, Bury


    • …and then again…, Joint curator (with Ana Fonseca) of show of contemporary UK and Portuguese Printmaking, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon, Portugal

    • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

    • Line Journeys, Collyer Bristow Gallery, London


    • Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

    • The Agency of Words, International Text Festival, Bury Art Museum

    • Northern Print Biennial, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle

    • Working Towards, solo show, Original Gallery, Hornsey, London


    • ArtFutures, Bloomberg Space, London

    • Heart of Glass, Concrete and Glass Festival, Shoreditch, London

    • Overlappings, solo show, Tricycle Gallery,

    • Kilburn, London

    • Hot off the Press, Curwen Gallery, London

    Commissions and Collections

    • Victoria and Albert Museum; Large site-specific printed text commissioned by the Robert and Julie Breckman Fund for the Prints and Drawings Study Room, with the preparatory drawing

    • Bury Art Museum and Text Archive (prints and drawings)

    • Penguin Books (prints)

    • Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal (prints)

    • Douro Print Collection, Portugal

    • Commission for Beagle Media, 2012


    • 2007 MA Fine Art Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London

    • 2005 BA (Fine Art), Middlesex University (First Class Honours)


    • Bainbridge Award, Pushing Print 2011

    • Worshipful Company of Architects Drawing Prize, RA Summer Exhibition (joint winner) 2009

    • Juliet Gomperts Trust Award 2010

    • Daler-Rowney Prize for Drawing (joint winner) 2007

    © Liz Collini 2019