Eleanor McLean (she/her) is a British multidisciplinary artist currently based in London. She is a Fine Art graduate from UCA Farnham and MA Sculpture graduate from the RCA.

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2020 – 2022. MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London – (distinction in dissertation)
2017 – 2020. BA Fine Art, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham – (first class honours)
2016 – 17. UCL Art and Design Foundation Diploma, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham.

April 2023 : Next Round, Swiss Cottage Library Camden, London
May 2023 : [currently untitled], London Arts Board, in collaboration with cur. Liza Burton, London.

Solo Exhibitions
– 2023 :
Promise, Robert Young Antiques, Contemporary Collaborations, cur. Hector Campbell, London.
– 2020 :
Patio Project, cur. Georgia Stephenson, London.

Selected Group Exhibitions
2022 :
Pure Class, RCA Working Class Collective (member), St. Johns Bethnal Green, London.
– RCA 2022 Degree show, Battersea South.
– Lapped Seams and Silver Linings, Standpoint Gallery, London
Too Much Fruit, Take courage gallery, Amersham Arms, London
We Wont Stop Showing, SET projects, London
2021 :
What do we know (anyway?) Bloc Projects, Sheffield, cur. JJ Chan
First Impressions, SafeHouse 2, Maverick projects, London
– Film screening, Motion Sickness project space, Cambridge.
2018 :
When Our Lips Speak Together, cur. Josephine Rock, James Hockey Gallery, Farnham

2023 : SET x WCCD, London
2022 : Prick and Stitch Alliance, Standpoint Gallery, London

2020 – Present : Private rug commissions (request via email)
2018 : ‘Poppy Appeal’ public art banner for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women’s Society and permanent collection of Farnham Council offices.

Curatorial Projects
2018 – 2020 : Black Box project space team member, UCA Farnham.
[A student run exhibition space where we receive submissions and curate shows, hold fundraisers and arrange artist talks.]

Press / Publications
(2022 – present) Lost in Translation, self-published mailing list
(2021) Screening Sculptures, Dreams of Flying, Ladies Drawing club. June 2021 []
(2021) Proxyerotics, ARC Magazine, June 2021 []
(2020) Gravy Zine, May 2020. []
(2020) ‘Penny Thoughts issue 33′, Snitches Publishes, March 2020.

Permanent collection: Farnham council offices.

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