Rebecca Salter
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Biography, Collections, Commissions and Exhibitions
Biography
 
 Born Sussex, England
1977Graduated from Bristol Polytechnic, Faculty of Art and Design
1979-81Research student, Kyoto City University of Arts, Japan
(Leverhulme Scholarship)
1981-85 Living and working in Japan
1985Greater London Arts Award
1985-Living and working in London
1995Pollock-Krasner Foundation award
1997Cheltenham Open Drawing award (first prize)
2001Published Japanese Woodblock Printing
2003Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award
2003Artist in residence, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Connecticut, USA
2006Published Japanese Popular Prints, A&C Black/Univ of Hawaii, USA
2002-11Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Transnational Art, Identity and Nation (TrAIN), University of the Arts, London
2011Artist in residence, Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, Connecticut, USA
 
Collections
 
UKUSA
Cambridge Institute for Medical ResearchSan Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Linklaters, LondonPortland Museum of Modern Art
Tate GalleryLibrary of Congress, Washington DC
The British MuseumCalifornia College of Arts and Crafts
The British CouncilWorld Print Council, San Francisco
Government Art CollectionJP Morgan, New York
Cleveland County CouncilLake Tower Collection, Chicago
The Mortgage CorporationAmerican Telephone and Telegraph Company
Arthur Andersen & Co, LondonThe Heithoff Family Collection, California
MSP LtdYale Center for British Art
Leslie & Godwin Group, LondonYale University Art Gallery
London & Continental Bankers Ltd, LondonMemphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, Tennessee
Pearl Assurance, Peterborough
Unilever, LondonGermany
Gartmore Investment Management LtdFrechen Kunstverein, Germany
WH Smith plcGraphotek, Stadtbucherei, Stuttgart
 
And many private collections
 
Commissions
 
15 Sackville Street, London W1
St George's Hospital, Tooting, London
EPR Partnership, architects, London
United Airlines
And many private commissions
 
Solo Exhibitions
 
2013‘Beyond’, Beardsmore Gallery, London, UK
2011'into the light of things' , Yale Center for British Art, Connecticut, USA
 Howard Scott Gallery, New York, USA
 'Drawn', Beardsmore Gallery, London, UK
2006Beardsmore Gallery, London, UK
2004Howard Scott Gallery, New York, USA
2004'Line', Fosterart, London, London, UK
2002Hirschl Contemporary Art, London, UK
2001Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart
 Galerie Pousse (Ichikawa), Tokyo
 Gallery Sowaka, Kyoto
 Howard Scott Gallery, New York
 Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth
2000Jill George Gallery, London
1999Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart (with Thomas Ruppel)
 Feichtner & Mizrahi, Vienna
 Gallery Sowaka, Kyoto
 M-13/Howard Scott Gallery, New York
1998Jill George Gallery, London, UK
 Gallery Pousse, Tokyo, Japan
1997M13 Gallery, New York, USA
1996 Jill George Gallery, London, UK
1995 Jill George Gallery, London, UK
1993 Ishiyacho Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
1992 Ichikawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
 Quay Arts Centre, Isle of Wight, UK
1991 Greene Gallery, Connecticut, USA
1990 Ichikawa Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1987 Curwen Gallery, London, UK
1986 Miller/Brown Gallery, San Francisco, USA
1985 World Print Council, San Francisco, USA
 Art Forum, Singapore
 CDR Fine Art, London, UK
1984 Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 Gallery Te, Tokyo, Japan
 Gallery Maronie, Kyoto, Japan
 Ypsilon, Nishinomiya, Japan
1983 Gallery Suzuki, Kyoto,Japan
 Gallery Maronie, Kyoto, Japan
1982 Amano Gallery, Osaka, Japan
 Gallery Maronie, Kyoto, Japan
 
Group Exhibitions
 
2011'Watercolour', Tate, London, UK
 'Rebecca Salter and Japan', Yale University Art Gallery, Yale, USA
 'What if its all true? What then?' Mummery and Schnelle, London, UK
 'microwave eight', Josee Bienvenu Gallery, New York, USA
 '40 Artists : 80 Drawings', Burton Art Gallery and Museum, Bideford, Devon, UK
2008Water, wood, paper. Toronto, Canada
 The Drawing Gallery, UK
2007Fils de..., Plouec de Trieux, France
2006'White' Howard Scott Gallery, New York, USA
 'Drawing' Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart
 'Drawing Inspiration', Abbot Hall Gallery, Cumbria
 'Drawing Breath', London/Melbourne
 'Surface Tensions' Jagged Art, London
2005Howard Scott Gallery, New York, USA
 Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, USA
 Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA
 The Drawing Gallery, London, UK
2003'Untitled' Work on paper Hirschl Contemporary Art, London, UK
 Drawing, Eagle Gallery, London
 'Atlantic' Fosterart, London
2002'Working the Grid', Lafayette College, Easton Pennsylvania, USA
2001The Armory Show 2001, New York
 Art Brussels, Brussels
 Art 2001, London
 Art on Paper Fair, London
2000Art 2000, London
1999Art '99, London
 Art on Paper Fair '99, London
 Relief Prints, Gainsborough's House, Sudbury
 20th Century Art Fair, London
1998Art 98, London
 5 artists, M-13/Howard Scott Gallery, New York
 20th Century Art Fair, London
1997Art '97, London
 20th Century Art Fair, London
 Glasgow Art Fair
 12 British Artists, NORD/LB Forum, Hanover
 Rubicon Gallery, Dublin
 Cheltenham Open Drawing 1997
 Contemporary Print Fair, Barbican, London
1996Art' 96, Jill George Gallery, London UK
 White, M13 Gallery, New York, USA
 Cheltenham Open Drawing 1996
 Galerie Michael Sturm, Stuttgart
 Monoprints, Gainsborough's House, Sudbury
1995Jill George Gallery, London, UK
 Picasso to Woodrow, Tate Gallery, London, UK
 Turnpike Gallery, Wigan, UK
 Art '95,Jill George Gallery,London, UK
1994Art '94, Jill George Gallery, London, UK
1993London to LA, Jill George Gallery, California, USA
 Park Studio Artists, Gallery at John Jones, London UK
1992The Discerning Eye, Mali Gallery, London
 Women Critics Choose Women Artists, Bruton Street Gallery, London, UK
 Artists in the Arts, Gallery at John Jones, London, UK
 International Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
 Art' 92, Jill George Gallery, London, UK
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 Intaglio Gallery, London, UK
 Contemporary Art Society Market, London, UK
1991Contemporary Art Society Market, London, UK
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 International Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland
 Shimada Shigeru Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
 Drawing Biennale, Cleveland, UK
 School's Collection Exhibition, Leicestershire, UK
1990Art London '90, London, UK
 The London Group, Royal College of Art, London, UK
 A View of the New, Royal Overseas League, London, UK (Prizewinner)
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 Runkel-Hue-Williams, London, UK
 Contemporary Art Society Market, London, UK
1989Art London '89, London, UK
 Critics' Choice, Air Gallery, London, UK
 Drawing 89, Gallery Maronie, Kyoto, Japan
 Wacoal Art Space, Tokyo Japan
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 Curwen Gallery, London, UK
1988Presentation '88, Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 Six Artists on Paper, Oxford Gallery, Oxford, UK
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
1987Eight by Eight, Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
1986International Art Exposition, Chicago, USA
 International Print Biennale, Norway
1985Contemporary Art Fair, Osaka, Japan
 International Contemporary Art Fair, London, UK
 Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 International Print Biennale, Llubljana, Yugoslavia
1984Curwen Gallery, London, UK
 Gallery Humanite, Nagoya, Japan
 International Print Biennale, Norway
1983World Print Council, UK (Prizewinner)
 Miller-Brown Gallery, San Francisco, USA
 Frechen Kunstverein, Germany (Prizewinner)
 Purchase Prize, San Francisco, USA
 Drawing Biennale, Cleveland, UK
 International Print Biennale, Llubljana, Yugoslavia
1982Drawing Biennale, Rijeka, Yugoslavia
 Ryu International Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
 
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