Bridget RILEY

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1931-04-24
Education Cheltenham Ladies' Coll, Goldsmiths Coll of Art, RCA
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Style Miss Bridget Riley, CH, CBE
Career artist; AICA critics' prize 1963, John Moores Exhibition prize Liverpool 1963, Peter Stuyvesant Fndn travel bursary to USA 1964, int prize XXXIV Venice Biennale 1968, int prize Ohara Museum 8 Int Print Biennale Tokyo 1972, Praemium Imperiale Award for Painting 2003; colour projects for: Royal Liverpool Hosp 1980-83, St Mary's Hosp Paddington 1986-87; designed Colour Moves (Ballet Rambert) 1983; tstee Nat Gallery 1981-88, represented in major museums and art collections worldwide; Hon DLitt: Univ of Manchester 1976, Univ of Ulster 1986, Univ of Oxford 1994, Univ of Cambridge 1995, Univ of Exeter 1997, Univ of London 2005; Hon DA De Montfort Univ 1996; memb American Acad of Arts and Sciences 2006; Exhibitions Gallery One London 1962-63, Bridget Riley, Drawings (MOMA NY) 1966-67, Br Pavilion XXXIV Biennale Venice 1968, European Retrospective (Br Cncl touring exhbn Hanover, Berne, Dusseldorf, Turin and Prague) 1970-72, Retrospective Exhbn (Br Cncl touring US, Aust and Japan) 1978-80, Working with Colour (Arts Cncl of GB touring exhbn) 1984-85, According to Sensation 1982-1992 (Arts Cncl of GB touring exhbn Kunsthalle Nüberg, Quadrat Bottrop, Joseph Albers Museum and Hayward Gallery) 1992, Bridget Riley: Paintings from the 60s and 70s (Serpentine Gallery London) 2000, Bridget Riley: Paintings 1982-2000 and Early Works on Paper (PaceWildenstein NY) 2000, Bridget Riley: Reconnaissance (DIA Center for the Arts NY) 2001, Bridget Riley: Retrospective (Tate Britian) 2003, Bridget Riley: New Work (Museum Haus Esters and Kaiser Wilhelm Museum Krefeld) 2004, Bridget Riley (Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney) 2004-05
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Debrett's notebooks

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