Flora Whiteley (b.1977) studied at Newcastle University and Chelsea School of Art and Design. She has and had solo shows with Vane, Newcastle and September, Berlin. As half of Better Place Portraiture she has performed at Auto Italia and the Barbican, London.


Solo Shows

2016
Present Continuous,
Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
2014
Kammerspiele, September, Berlin
2012
Better Place Portraiture (with Darren Banks), Vane, Newcastle
2009
Better Place Portraiture (with Darren Banks), Auto Italia, London
2008
Through dark glasses, Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
2006
Wilderness, Atelier 12, Newcastle upon Tyne

Selected Group Shows

2016
Doppelgänger Lewisham arthouse, London, UK
Second Glances, Michaela Helfrich Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2015
Ten Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
Beyond the Goldmine Standard Curated by Matt Hearn, RPM, Newcastle upon Tyne
2014
Palace Projects Online project curated by Darren Banks
2013
Winter Show , September Galerie, Berlin
Old Master Dialogues , Collyer and Bristow Gallery, London
Suppose an Eyes , touring exhibition:
Galerie Futura, Berlin;
Transition Gallery, London;
Vane, Newcastle
Luminous Language: Launch F18, New York, USA
2012
Guests and Hosts (Better Place), Contemporary Art Northampton, England
Day in , Day out, Aid and Abet, Cambridge, England
dis/place, Person, Thing, Parkhaus Projects, Berlin, Germany
Detail, Ohne Titel, Hobrechtstrasse 26, Berlin, Germany
The Nail, the colours, the mast, The Kotti Shop, Berlin
Omnia Mea Mecum Porto, The Kotti Shop, Berlin
2011
Visions of the Coming Community, Birkbeck, Universtiy of London
2010
Prop.The Whitechapel Gallery East End Academy Studio Prize Exhibition, The Holywell Centre, London
Surreal House (events programme), Barbican Art Gallery, London

Press
James, Sarah, Exhibition Review, Frieze, Summer 2014 Exhibition Review

Sheerin, Mark, Winners of The Whitechapel East End Academy Studio Award mix it up in Prop group exhibition, Culture 24, 02/07/2010

Clark, Robert, Exhibition Preview: Through dark glasses, The Guardian , 08/11/2008

Velvick, Lauren, Review: Suppose An Eyes – Lady Lucy, Jacqueline Utley & Flora Whiteley, 24/10/2013

Education
2008-2009 MA Fine Art :
Chelsea College of Art and Design , London
1998-2002 BA (1st class hons) Fine Art: Newcastle University
1997-1998 Apprenticeship in Printmaking: Atélier Contrepoint, Paris
Awards
ACE: Exhibition Funding, 2015
ACE: Research and development grant, 2013
the Whitechapel Gallery East End Academy studio prize, 2010
ACE: Research and development grant, 2009
ACE: Research and development grant 2004

Publications
The Sisters of Lady, A pamphlet,
details of which can be found here
Beyond the Goldmine Standard
Suppose an Eyes