Lubaina Himid

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    Le Rodeur: The Cabin, 2016 Acrylic on canvas, 183 x 244 cm. Photo: Andy Keate
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    Le Rodeur: The Lock, 2016 Acrylic on paper, 45.3 x 64 cm. Photo: Andy Keate
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    Installation view Our Kisses are Petals, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, 2018. Photo: Colin Davison
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    So Many Dreams, 2018 Acrylic and pencil on paper, 72 x 102 cm. Photo: Andy Keate

Lubaina Himid

Porthmeor Studios
- Studio 5

Lubaina Himid lives and works in Preston. Forthcoming solo exhibitions in 2019 include New Museum, New York, and Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem. Himid has held solo exhibitions in a number of institutions recently such as Harris Museum, Preston, and Musée régional d’art contemporain Occitanie / Pyrénées-Méditerranée, Sérignan – 2018; Badischer Kunstverein, Karlsruhe, Spike Island, Bristol, and Modern Art Oxford – 2017. Group exhibitions include Berlin Biennale, BALTIC, Gateshead, and Glasgow International – 2018; South London Gallery, Nottingham Contemporary, and Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool – 2017; as well as Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven – 2016. Her work is held in several public collections including Tate, Museum Ludwig, National Museums Liverpool, British Council, Arts Council Collections, UK Government Art Collection, Birmingham Museums, Rhode Island School of Design, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Victoria & Albert Museum and Wolverhampton Museum.

Himid is professor of Contemporary Art at the University of Central Lancashire where she runs the Making Histories Visible archive and collection. She is the winner of the 2017 Turner Prize.

All images courtesy of the artist and Hollybush Gardens, 1-2 Warner Yard, London EC1R 5EY. Tel: +44 (0)207 837 5991