SARA LEE

CV


EDUCATION

BA FINE ART  Ravensbourne College

MA FINE ART PRINTMAKING  Central School of Art. She lives and works in London.


RESIDENCIES

2017 Rajasthan - Rabley Travel Residency
2015 Venice - Rabley Travel Residency
2014 Alayrac Artists Residency
2013 Artist In Residence - Rabley Drawing Centre, England


AWARDS

2019 Sunday Times Watercolour Prize shortlist 

2018 Flourish Award shortlist

2015 Prizewinner – Arthub

2013 Bainbridge Prize - Pushing Print

2010 Intaglio Printmaker Award – Originals


EXHIBITIONS

2019 Studio Stories, with Eileen Cooper RA & Julia Peintner, Boécho Gallery, London

Woolwich Print Fair, London

Masters, Bankside Gallery, London

Wales Contemporary, Milford Haven and London

Sunday Times Watercolour Competition, London, Trowbridge & Guildford

Westmoreland Landscape Prize, Cumbria

National Original Print Show, London

Wells Contemporary, Wells Cathedral

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

Beckoning Lines, Rabley Drawing Centre (solo show)

London Original Print Fair with Rabley Gallery

Print Matters, Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Fine Art & Design, Wroclaw, Poland

London Art Fair with Rabley Gallery

2018  Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair, London

Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, (formerly Jerwood Drawing Prize) London and 3 other venues

Flourish Award, WYPW, Yorkshire; PR1, Preston; Spike Island, Bristol

National Original Print Show, London

Summer Show, Eames Gallery, London

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

Japan, WYPW, Mirfield, Yorkshire

Bainbridge Open, Turps Gallery, London

House, RDS, Dublin with Stoney Road Press

London Original Print Fair with Rabley Contemporary

London Art Fair with Rabley Contemporary

2017  IFPDA, Art Miami with Rabley Contemporary, USA

Duo Rabley Contemporary, London & Marlborough

Cut – Contemporary Woodcut, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

London Original Print Fair with Rabley Contemporary

26 Eames Gallery, London

Tama Collection, Touring Exhibition, Sapporo, Japan

London Art Fair with Rabley Contemporary

Discovering Samuel Palmer, Eames Gallery, London

2016  Art Miami with Rabley Contemporary, USA

Isola with Pru Ainslie & Meryl Setchell Ainslie, Rabley Drawing Centre

Towards Night Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, curated by Tom Hammick

Surface Cutting Royal Academy of Arts, London

Neo Print Prize, Bolton

London Original Print Fair with Rabley Contemporary

West Dean College, Chichester

London Art Fair with Rabley Contemporary

2015  Art Miami with Rabley Contemporary, USA

Eames Gallery, London

National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside, London

The Sketchbook Today, Avenue Gallery, University of Northampton (Tate Albums feature)

Arthub Open, London (Prizewinner)

Tokyo Triennial, Tama, Tokyo

Pages in Siglufjörður, Herhúsið, Iceland

London Original Print Fair with Rabley Contemporary

Drawing 10, London Art Fair with Rabley Contemporary

2014  Lustre, Rabley Drawing Centre, London

Trace - Artists In Search of a Landscape - APT Gallery, London

Neo Print Prize, Bolton

Pushing Print 5 Yrs On, Pie Factory, Margate

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2007-2014

The London Print Fair with Rabley Contemporary & Stoney Road Press

Ley of the Land, Rabley Drawing Centre (solo show)

Escape, Printroom. London

2013  Artist In Residence, Rabley Drawing Centre, Marlborough

Offline Art Fair with Works on Paper, London

Pushing Print, Margate. (Prizewinner - Bainbridge Prize)

Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton, Devon

Experiments with Photography, PhotoIreland, Stoney Road, Dublin.

Contemporary Print, Bainbridge Open, London

The London Print Fair with Stoney Road Press, Dublin

The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

2012  Multiplied with Rabley Contemporary, London 2012-2015

Bite, Mall Galleries, London

Peninsula, Stoneman Gallery, Penzance (solo show)

British Printmaking, Kyoto, Japan

Drawn To Nature, Rabley Drawing Centre, Marlborough

Brook Gallery, Budleigh Salterton

The Landscape of Memory, No Format Gallery, London

2011  Print Now, Bearspace, London

Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

Bainbridge Open, London

Bite, Mall Galleries, London

Print, Stoneman Gallery, Penzance

 Japanese Print Show, Brook Gallery, Dorset

2010  Stoneman Gallery, Penzance

Originals, Mall Galleries, London. (Prizewinner)

2009  Confluence, Stoneman Gallery, Penzance

Confluence, APT Gallery, London


PROJECTS

2017-19 Beckoning Lines Series

2015-17 Isola Series 

2014-17 Morning Series

2013-16 Ley of the Land Series

2011-12 The Peninsula Project, Stoneman Gallery, Cornwall

2011-12 Brisons Veor - Cornwall

2010-11 Moon Series

2009-10 Confluence Series

2009 Dance Down River - Grand Canyon


COLLECTIONS

Golder Thompson Collection, UK

Tama University Collection, Tokyo, Japan

Swindon Museum & Gallery, Modern Art Collection, UK

The Otter Collection, University of Chichester, UK

Evelina Collection, Guys & St Thomas’ UK

United Therapeutics Collection, USA

Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK

Pallant House Gallery, UK

2016 Towards Night – Towner Gallery – catalogue

2016 Francesca J Goodwin, review of Ley of the Land publication, Printmaking Today

2016 Ley of the Land - publication of Rabley Residency work

2015 At Every Turn - contribution to Eileen Cooper: Hide and Seek

2014 Ley of the Land - text to accompany residency and exhibition

2013 Sketch - catalogue contribution

2012 Glossary for Contemporary Art in Print, Paragon Press

2011-12 Peninsula - publication to accompany The Peninsula Project

2010 Originals Catalogue feature 

2009 Art Quarterly article - The Art Fund Hugh Stoneman Archive

2008 Catalogue essay for ‘Hugh Stoneman - Master Printer’ Tate St Ives

2008 Glossary for ‘Hugh Stoneman - Master Printer’ Tate St Ives