Sarah Dwyer

Born in Cork, Ireland 1974
Lives and works in London

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2002-2004 Masters in Painting, Royal College of Art, London
1999-2001 MA Fine Art, Staffordshire University

Solo Exhibitions
2012 Falling into Positions, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
2011 Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin
2010 IIBN – A Private Viewing, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
2009 Hands Stuffing a Mattress, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
2007 Kyubidou Gallery, Tokyo
The Gallery at Adventure Ecology, London

Selected Group Exhibitions
2014 New Order: British Art Today II, Saatchi Gallery, London
2011 Fade Away (Touring exhibition), Gallery North, Newcastle
Fear, Lo and Behold, Salon de Vortex, Athens
2010 Gifted, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
Fade Away, Transition Gallery, London
Regarding Painting, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin
2009 Daily Miracles, Josh Lilley Gallery, London
2007 Sarah Dwyer & Diego Sainz, Godoy, Madrid, Spain
Notting Heaven, Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
Art Futures, Bloomberg Space, London
Art Car Boot Fair, Truman Brewery, London
2006 Saudade, Highbury Studios, London
Shibboleth, Dilston Grove, London
Action Field Kodra 2006, Kalamaria, Thessaloniki, Greece
Heathen Threshold, Sartorial Contemporary Art, London
People Like Us, No More Grey, London
2005 Salon, Hollow Contemporary, London
Peculiar Encounters, Ec Artspace, London
New London Kicks, WoosterProjects Gallery, NY
New London Kicks, Soho House in association with The Armory Show, NY

2007 Daiwa Foundation Travel Award
2006 Celeste Art Prize, 2006 Shortlised Artist
2004 The Sheldon Bergh Award, The Royal College of Art
The Basil Alkazzi Travel Award to New York, The Royal College of Art
Jeremy Cubitt Prize for Most Promising Painter, The Royal College of Art
Bi- Annual Award.


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Sarah Dwyer Knysna Heads 2012 Oil on linen 204 x 180 cm/80 x 71 inches