Caroline Walker (b. 1982, Dunfermline, Scotland)



2007-2009 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London

2000-2004 BA(hons) Painting, Glasgow School of Art





(Forthcoming) service, GRIMM, New York

Home, Kettle's yard, Cambridge

Sunset, Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles


Night Scenes, ProjectB, Milan

Painted Ladies, Space K, Gwacheon, South Korea



The Racquet Club, GRIMM, Amsterdam



Bathhouse, Space K, Seoul



Set Piece, ProjectB, Milan

Bathhouse, Budapest Art Factory (Residency), Budapest

Works on Paper, Enitharmon Editions, London



In Every Dream Home, Pitzhanger Manor Gallery, London

Glass to the Wall, ProjectB, Milan



Vantage Point, Ana Cristea Gallery, New York



Anonymous Was a Woman, Ivan Gallery, Bucharest

The Valerie Beston Artist Trust Prize Winner, Marlborough Fine Art, London





Actions, Kettles Yard, Cambridge (February - April 2018)



The Fine Art Society, London

Disruptive Imagination: Making Windows Where There Were Once Walls, Gallery of Fine Arts, Ostrava, Czech Republic

Lin & Lin Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan



ProjectB 10, ProjectB, Milan

Valerie Beston Artist Trust Prize: First Decade, Marlborough Fine Art

A Question of Perspective, GRIMM Gallery, Amsterdam



The London Open 2015, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Reality: Modern and Contemporary Brtish Painting, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

East London Painting Prize Shortlist Exhibition, Rum Factory, London



Reality: Modern and Contemporary British Painting, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich

This Side of Paradise, S2, London



Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague



Roots to Shoots: Ten Years of the Dewar Arts Awards, Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh

The Harboured Guest, 4 Windmill Street, London

Part of a Colelction: OUTSET/RCA Aquisitions 2009-2011, Royal College of Art, London

Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting, MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary

Creative London, Space K, Gwacheon, Gwangju and Seoul, South Korea

Body of Evidence, Francois Ghebaly Gallery, Los Angeles



Some Domestic Incidents: An Exhibition of New Painting from Britain, MAC, Birmingham

Expanded Painting: Some Domestic Incidents, curated by Matt Price and Charlie Levine, Prague Biennale 5



Love is an Ocular Sickness (Joint exhibition with Lydia Corry), Intermedia, CCA, Glasgow

SV10, Studio Voltaire, London



Through the Wall, Rochelle School, A Foundation, London



Interior: Looking Through the Art, Parco Culturale Le Serre, Turin

Jerwood Contemporary Painters, Jerwood Space, London

Germinazioni, Palazzo della Penna, Perugia, Italy



Bona Fide, Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh



John Moores 24, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool




2010 Shortlisted for Threadneedle Prize

2009 Valerie Beston Young Artist Award, Royal College of Art

2009 Neville Burston Award, Royal College fo Art

2009 Tom Bendhem Drawing Prize, Royal College of Art

2008 Jerwood Contemporary Painters

Dewar Arts Award

NADFAS Bursary, Royal College of Art




ING Bank Collection, Netherlands

Akzo Nobel, Netherlands

Ekard Collection, Netherlands

Woong Yeul Lee Collection, South Korea

Saatchi Collection, London

OUTSET/RCA acquisitions, Royal College of Art, London

The Franks-Suss Collection, London

Jimenez-Colon Collection, Puerto Rico

Shetland Islands Council




'Vitamin P3:New Perspectives in Painting', Phaidon Press, London, 2016

'Reality: Modern and Contemporary British Painting', Exhibition Catalogue for Sainsbury Centre of Visual Arts, Norwich, 2014

‘A Brush with the Real: Figurative Painting Today', Marc Valli & Margherita Dessanay, Laurence King Publishing, London, 2014

'Caroline Walker: In Every Dream Home', Ed. Matt Price, Text Jane Neal, Marco Livingstone, Matt Price, Anomie Publishing, Wakefield, 2013

'Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting', exhibition catalogue for Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic, 2012

‘Nightfall: New Tendencies in Figurative Painting’, exhibition catalogue for MODEM, Debrecen, Hungary, 2012

'Creative London', exhibition catalogue for Space K Gallery, Seoul, Gwanju and Gwacheon, 2012

‘Prague Biennale 5’ exhibition catalogue published by Prague Biennale Foundation, Czech Republic, 2011

'Interior: Looking Through the Art', exhibition catalogue published by International Association Martin Art, Turin, 2008

'Jerwood Contemporary Painters', exhibition catalogue published by Jerwood Visual Arts, London, 2008

'Germinazioni', exhibition catalogue published by Commune di Perugia, Perugia, 2008

'John Moores 24', exhibition catalogue published by National Museums Liverpool, 2006