Catherine Parsonage
(b. 1989, Birkenhead)

2021          Freelands Painting Fellow, Bath Spa University


Education

2011-13      MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London
2009-11      BA Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University


Selected Solo Exhibitions

Upcoming  Pennie Gallery, Bath Spa University UK
2019          Art O Rama, Bosse & Baum, Marseille
2019          Notes in Green, Clima, Milan    
2017/8       Convivium, Bosse and Baum, London
2017          Present Future, Artissima, House of Egorn, Turin
2016          Granpalazzo, Bosse and Baum, Zagarolo
2016          Art Rotterdam, House of Egorn, Rotterdam
2015          a wrist that turns, House of Egorn, Berlin


Selected Group Exhibitions

2021        Manta Ray, Materia, Rome
2021        Body Snatchers, Like a Little Disaster, Bari
2020        Un’introduzione, viaraffineria, Catania
2019        Hypamaremma, Chpt 2. Ansedonia
2019        Mi Art, Clima, Emergent Section, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini
2018        Searching for myself through remote skins, Renata Fabbri, Milan
2018        Psst a play on gossip, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome
2018        sign just under the skin House of Egorn, Berlin
2018        As I took her arm …     Yellowspace, Varese
2017        Full for it, Catherine Parsonage & Tomaso de Luca, Garbo’s, Rome
2017        Paris is Burning, Garbo’s, Rome
2017        June Mostra, British School at Rome, Rome
2017        Le Nouveau Voyeurisme, Hotel Contemporary, Milan
2016        December Mostra, British School at Rome, Rome
2016        Doppleganger, Lewisham Art House, London
2015        Rhythm, Movement, Caesura: Lychee One, London
2015        Bloomberg New Contemporaries, World Museum. Liverpool
2015        Manchester Contemporary: Rogue Project Space, Granada Studios,
2014        Alex Mackin Dolin, Catherine Parsonage, Amalia Ulman, Cabinet, Milan
2013        I DID DID I, ASC Gallery, London
2013        21st Century & Design RCA - 2013, Christies, London
2013        Honeymoon, The Triangle Space, Chelsea School of Art & Design, Lon
2013        RCA Secret, Henry Moore Gallery, London
2012        BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London, WV, Glasgow


Selected Awards and Residencies

2018/9      Castro Projects Residency, Rome
2016/7      Sainsbury Scholarship at British School at Rome
2015         Villa Lena Residency, Pisa
2013/4      Basil Alkazzi Studio Grant, London
2012         Cite Internationale des Arts, Paris
2011-13    Basil Alkazzi Scholarship, London


Professional Appointments

2018-20            Lecturer in Art History, John Cabot University
                         Art Criticism & Art Practice
                         Twentieth Century Art
                         World Art IV: Visual Culture of the Modern and Contemporary:
2018-20            Lecturer, American University Rome
                         Writing from Research
                         Thesis advisor: Interdisciplinary Studies (Fine Art)
2017-2020        Guest Critic, Rhode Island School of Design International
                          Honors Program
2018-2020        Guest Critic, Cornell University Rome