Biography

EDUCATION
2012     MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art
2010     BA Fine Art, University of East London
2002     BSc Management Sciences, UMIST

 

PRIZES & AWARDS
2015     Deutsche Bank trophy commission (DBACE)
2013     Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursary Award
2012     Deutsche Bank Award for Creative Enterprises in Art, Deutsche Bank/Royal College of Art, London
2012     Shortlisted for the Coutts / Cowley Manor Art Award
2011     13th Annual Battersea Park Sculpture Award

 

PUBLIC SCULPTURE / INSTALLATION
2017      Pylon and Pier, Sculpture At Bermondsey Square, Vitrine, London
2013      Saturday Worship, Worcester Cathedral
2012     Concrete Country in White, Grizedale Sculpture Forest, Lake District
2012     Concrete Country in Blue, Cowley Manor, Gloucestershire
2011     Concrete Country in White, Battersea Park, London

 

EXHIBITIONS

Solo
2015      Under the Cloche or, You Always Catch Me Napkin, Collaboration with George Little, Bosse and Baum, London
2013      Saturday Worship, Worcester Cathedral
2013      Zabludowicz Invites Lucy Tomlins, Zabludowicz Collection, London
2012     Concrete Country in White, Grizedale Sculpture Forest, Lake District
2011     Concrete Country in White, Battersea Park, London

Selected Group Shows
2018      Synergia, GalerÍa de Arte Mexicano, (for Zona Maco)
2016      Use/User/Used, Zabludowicz Collection, London
2013      Lucy Tomlins & Becky Whitmore – New Works, BayArt, Cardiff
2013      RBS Bursary Award Show, the Royal British Society of Sculptors, South Kensington
2013      Objectify, High House Gallery, Oxfordshire
2012     Read Between the Lines, ITV Television Centre, Southbank, London (an Open Draw exhibition)
2012     Show RCA, School of Fine Arts, Battersea, London
2012     Cowley / Coutts Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Cowley Manor, Gloucestershire
2011     RCA Secrets, RCA, Upper Gulbenkian Gallery, Kensington Gore, London
2011     Descent into the Maelstrom, Ramsgate Summer Squall Festival, Monkey Cage Gallery, Ramsgate
2011     Mile End Selected Open, Mile End Art Pavilion, London April (an Alisn exhibition)
2011     Interim Show, Henry Moore Gallery, RCA, Kensington Gore, London
2010     BYOB, The Edinburgh Sculpture Court, Edinburgh College of Art
2010     RCA Secrets, Upper Gulbenkian Gallery, RCA, Kensington Gore, London
2010     The Drawing Show, Howie Street project space, RCA, Battersea
2010     Nowhere Near, Ground Floor Left, Tudor Grove, Hackney
2010     Seven & Twelves, Ground Floor Left, Tudor Grove, Hackney
2009     Identity and Migration, Rich Mix Arts Centre, Tower Hamlets
2009     in/flux, 80 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London (an htap exhibition)
2009     Pattern Making for Beginners, Hackney Wicked Festival, the Red House, Hackney Wick, London (an htap exhibition)

 

ART FAIRS
2010     Buy Art Fair, Manchester (Dot-Art gallery)

 

COLLECTIONS
Zabludowicz Collection

 

PUBLICATIONS, ARTICLES & REVIEWS
2017    Lucy Tomlins: Pylon and Pier – Review, This is Tomorrow, 4 September 2017
2017     Did He Fall or Was He Toppled? Wall Street International, 8 August 2017
2017     Lucy Tomlins’ Artwork for Vitrine’s ‘Sculpture At’ Launched Last Night in Bermondsey Square, Artattack, 31 March 2017
2017     Pylon and Pier Interview, Traction Magazine, 31 March 2017

2015     Zabludowicz Invites

2015     Art as Food, Food as Art: Lucy Tomlins and George Little, Imogen Greenhalgh for Sleek magazine
2013     Interview with Lucy Tomlins for Zabludowicz Collection Invites, Ellen Mara De Watcher
2013     Ten Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursary Award Winners 2013, Momardi
2013      The 10 Best Places to See Garden Sculpture this Summer, The Telegraph
2013      RBS Bursary Show Catalogue, Royal British Society of Sculptors
2013      Selected for the Catlin Guide 2013, a book of promising recent UK arts graduates
2012      Cream of the Crop, Blouin Art Info
2012      Artslant
2012      Temperate Tastebuds, Critical writing by David Anfam
2012      Introducing RCA graduate: Lucy Tomlins, Happy Famous Artists
2011       Artchronika, December 2011 / January-February 2010, #10, Russia, Moscow-based, text by Valerij Ledenev
2011       Giant Sculpture Unveiled in Battersea Park, Wandsworth Guardian
2011        Giant Sculpture Unveiled in Battersea Park, This is Local London

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY
2016     Sculpting Practice – Catching a Train on the Move, London 2015, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre, written by Marsha Bradfield & Lucy Tomlins, Cornerhouse Publishing
2014     On Your Marks: A Nomadic Season of Events, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre, written by Marsha Bradfield / edited by Lucy Tomlins & Marsha Bradfield
2014     ‘Both in Progress': Artichoke House and A Typology of Sculpture, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre, written by Marsha Bradfield and Lucy Tomlins

 

OTHER
Current    Director and Producer, Pangaea Sculptors’ Centre
2008/09  Producer, Hackney Transients Art Project (htap)

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