Erica Eyres

Biography

Born 1980 in Winnipeg, Canada, lives and works Glasgow, UK

Education
MFA, Glasgow School of Art (2002 - 2004)
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture (2003)
BFA, Fine Arts (Honours), University of Manitoba (1998 - 2002)

Awards
SAWB Fair Prize, BArcelona (2008)
Glasgow City Council Visual Arts Scheme Grant (2007)
Creative and Professional Development Grant, Scottish Arts Council (2007)
Dewar Arts Award, Scottish Arts (2006)
Creative and Professional Development Grant, Scottish Arts Council (2005)
Professional Development Travel Grant, Scottish Arts Council (2004).

Solo Shows
2010
Prussian Projekte, Nottingham
2009
Volta NY, Rokeby Gallery
2008
HAAS & FISCHER, Zuerich
ROKEBY, London
Solo Exhibition, Kunsthaus Erfurt, Germany
2007
Double Solo Exhibition (with David Ostrowski), fette's gallery, Los Angeles
2006
I Love You But I Hate You, CCA, Glasgow
Forever and Ever and Ever and Ever and Ever, G+ Galleries, Toronto
ROKEBY Gallery, London
2004
It's For the Best, Dwarf Gallery, Reykjavik
'neath the green green grass of home, Mary Mary, Glasgow
2003
hang in there feral kitty, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow
Glasgow Art Fair, representing CCA, Glasgow

Group Shows
2010
Two person exhibition with Michelle Hannah, Washington Garcia, Glasgow
2009
The Living Room, HAAS & FISCHER, Zurich
Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London
2008
Bad Joke, Riga Art Space, Riga, Latvia
Salem, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
No Borders (Just News), The Elektriciteitscentrale, European Centre for Contemporary Art, Brussels touring to the Museum for Contemporary Art
2007
Two-person exhibition with Melanie Rocan, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow
Group sculpture exhibition, 798 Space, Beijing
Group exhibition, Akureyri Art Museum, Akureyri, Iceland
Graphology, Triple Base, San Francisco
Bizarre Love Triangle, fette's gallery, Los Angeles
2006
The Portrait, Ashwinstreet Gallery, London
On-Line: Contemporary Drawing, Sonoma State University Art Gallery, San Francisco
The Obsessive and Compulsive Body (curated by Diana Thorneycroft), Lee Ka-Sing Gallery, Toronto
The Hunt Ball, Galleri Yergeau, Montreal
Fragmentation of the Self, Rush Arts Gallery, New York
Glasgow Smile, ALM, Munich
Supernovas, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg
Another Other, Cooper Gallery, Dundee
2005
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Cornerhouse, Manchester; Lot, Bristol; Barbican, London
The Trap and the Rope, The Jail, Glasgow
It's The Same Outside (curated by Daniel Fuller), the Drake Hotel, Toronto
Aqua Art Fair, with The Other Gallery, Miami
Toronto International Art Fair, with The Other Gallery, Toronto
Up and Coming Video Screening #1, Galerie Adler, Frankfurt
From Here to There, Gallery Sowaka, Kyoto
RCCA Spring Animal Show, Park Circus, Glasgow
Glasgow Art Fair, with Laplands, Glasgow
Bloc (curated by Bowieart), White Space Gallery, County Hall, London
Last Chicken in Sainsbury's, the Chateau and W.A.S.P.S. Gallery, Glasgow International, Glasgow
2004
International Exchange Exhibition, Hunter College Times Square Gallery, New York
Braveart, the Artium Gallery at Whiteleys, London
Toronto Art Fair, with The Other Gallery, Toronto
Cardboard Factory, The leisure club Mogadishni, Copenhagen
The Late Escape, (with Mick Peter), Kaiserpassage 21a, Karlsruhe
Scope Art Fair, with The Other Gallery, Los Angeles
Show Me To The Tradesman's Entrance, Tramway, Glasgow
Super Salon, Samson Projects, Boston
International Contemporary Drawing, The Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou; the Gallery of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing; the Gallery of Xi'an Academy of Fine Arts, Xi'an
2003
Rock Candy, residency and exhibition, Hotel Mariakapel, Hoorn
Don't Look a Dead Horse in the Mouth, with Chris Cooper, University of Manitoba Architecture Gallery, Winnipeg

Screenings
2007
Winnipeg 19, Birdo Flugas, Japan; VideoIn, Vancouver; Cinematique, Winnipeg
The Other Gallery screening, Triple Base Gallery, San Francisco
Screening, Galerie Box, Akureyri, Iceland
Media Waves Film Festival, Gyor, Hungary
2006
Punch 3, G+ Galleries, Toronto
Open Eye Club screening, Project Room, Glasgow
Two Nights of Film Projection, fette's gallery, Los Angeles
Lost in Transcona, Harbourfront Center, Toronto
Winnipeg 19, Cinematique, Winnipeg
Sugar and Splice, Cinematique, Winnipeg
Festival International Du Film Sur L'Art, Montreal
Portobello Film Festival
2005
Film Screening, Paved Arts, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Film Pool, Regina
Gifts of Sound and Vision, Glasgow International, 20 St. Andrews, Glasgow
Artificial Light, SAW, Ottawa
2004
Herald Feminist Film And Video Festival, Calgary
Antimatter Underground Film Festival, Victoria
2003
Victoria Independent Film Festival, Victoria, Canada
Split Film Festival, Split, Croatia
Garage Film Festival, Strasuland, Germany
Festival International Du Film Sur L'Art, Montreal

Untitled, 2007