Rosie Leventon Greater London, United Kingdom
2020 Winner :Royal Society of Sculptors Spotlight Award . Felix and Spear Exhibition Prize . Recently outdoors at Contemporary Sculpture Fulmer in Bucks.. Installation. Land art. Sculpture . Drawing. Many exhibitions & Commissions 13 countries . Interests : Vernacular architecture Green Issues.
Current Solo exhibition : Ripple of Light. : BLANK_ University Centre Leeds, LS2 7BS Mon - Fri: 10 - 4.30. Quarry Hill Campus, Playhouse Square Leeds continues till Jan 14 2022: ( Xmas closing : 14/12/21 - 4/1.22 ). 2020 Solo show Felix Spear Gallery . London . Serpentine Gallery Wake, Chisenhale Gallery . Re-Siting Installation, Royal College of Art, Art at Broadgate , Atrium Gallery 2018.. Up the Duff, Lubomirov Angus Hughes Gallery . 2018 all in London.
Wells Art Contemporary, Wells Cathedral. Endangered Dust, Portland Museum, Isle of
Prospects and Interiors - Recent Acquisitions of Sculptor’s Drawings, Henry Moore Institute
Leeds. On Site, Yorkshire Sculpture Park , Wakefield. Guest Artist, Rag Factory London.
Solo Exhibitions, Mappin Gallery Sheffield. Wolverhampton Art Gallery. Kettles Yard
Cambrdge.Edge 90 International Biennale of Innovative Visual Art Newcastle. Et Pendant
ce Temps … and Unfold, Nettie Horn Gallery London. Speculations: Making Thinking
Drawing, Hatton Gallery Newcastle University.
Concrete & Glass. Shoreditch Town Hall, Curiouser & Curiouser, Waterloo Tunnels
London. Undercurrent. Fabrica Brighton.
Arte Laguna Prize, Venice, Galleria L’Affiche Milan. Up the Duff , ON PERMANENT
EXHIBITION: La Fortezza del Girifalco, Cortona , Italy. Museo d’Arte Contemporani
Barcelona – Brandts Klaedefabrik Denmark - Der Pfalzgalerie Kaisers Lautern Germany
- Dostoyevsky Museum St Petersburg Russia, - Prague Festival of Contemporary Art.
Czech Republic. Next. BECA Foundation Albuquerque USA . Convergence International
Arts Festival Rhode Island USA
Public Art commissions include:
Now and Then . Permanent commission for the Woodland Trust for their flagship Queen
Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Woods in Leics UK. Queens House at the National Maritime Museum London. Two works for King’s Wood, Stour Valley Arts in Kent, The Irwell
Sculpture Trail Manchester . Portland Quarry & Sculpture Trust, Tout Quarry, Isle of
Portland Dorset. B- side Commission, Portland museum, Isle of Portland.
Awards include: 2020 Felix & Spear Award. Arts Council, Rouse Kent Award for Public
Art, Elephant Trust, British Council , Mark Tanner Award for Sculpture, Henry Moore
Sculpture Trust. UJADF ( UK / Japan Art Design & Film ) Winner. Installation
The Guardian, The Times, the Independent, Channel 4 TV , BBC 1 TV
Countryfile 7 – 8 pm 23.2.2014. Inside Artists Magazine. Sept 2016. P 72 – 75 ( https://issuu.com/insideartists/docs/inside_artists_-_issue_6/1 )
Books include :
Destination Art. Amy Dempsey 2021 Published by Thames & Hudson. The State of Art – Installation and Site Specific #2. bare hill publishing 2015.
‘Thinking is Making, Presence and Absence in Contemporary Sculpture’ Black Dog Publishing. 2013 .
‘Meditative Spaces’ by Michael Freeman
FABRICA The First 10 years, Introduction by Caroline Collier, Essays by Matthew Miller, Liz Whitehead. 2007 Published by Fabrica. Brighton.
KING’S Wood : A CONTEXT Ed. Liz Kent & Sandra Drew. Publ. by Stour Valley Arts.
INSIDE ARTISTS Issue 6 autumn 2016. Contemporary Artists& Exhibitions. Editors: Kieran Austin, Toby Oliver Dean. Hove E Sussex.
Installation art by Nicholas de Oliveira, Nicola Oxley. Michael Petry