Liz Collini

Recent selected exhibitions


  • 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 2017