‘Fledglings is a project funded by Museums Galleries Scotland as part of ‘The Wild Escape’ supported by Art Fund. The project is inspired by work from our extensive collection; an archive of prints cataloguing the evolution of Scottish Art since Edinburgh Printmakers’ inception in 1967. Our collection contains a fascinating … Continue Reading
L’Enfance dans la collection Agnès b
The Somnambulist (1995) is shown as part of L‘Enfance dans la collection Agnès B at La Fab, Paris from 24th Feb – 30th June 2022.
Death to Screens! 10 Years of the Media Wall, Photographers’ Gallery, London
‘As the Media Wall gasps its last pixelated breaths, selected works from its 10 years of life will flash across its screen at the Photographers’ Gallery from 11th January – 23rd February 2022. Collectively these projects explore themes of identity, representation and commodification from the aftermath of Web 2.0 to … Continue Reading
Chat Room screens as part of the 2021 Shanghai Photofair’s Insights Exhibition
Chat Room (2019) was included as part of curator Hining Ye’s ‘Imaging our Futures‘ exhibit for the Insights programme at the 2021 Shangahi Photofair (3-6th Nov).
‘Imaging Our Futures featured the works of twelve brilliant artists and collectives include Discipula (Italy), Fernando Montiel Klint (Artbaena, Mexico), Shun Li (China), Wendy … Continue Reading
New work commissioned for Florilegium – a gathering of flowers, Inverleith House (16th Oct – 13th Dec 2020)
A new commissioned work entitled ‘Night Garden’ was shown as part of Florilegium – a gathering of flowers’ at Inverleith House.
Florilegium was curated by Emma Nicholson and is the inaugural biennial exhibition marking the re-opening of Inverleith House at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh. It marks Inverleith House’s new status … Continue Reading
ON AIME L’ART.. ! Collection Lambert, Avignon, France, 6 July – 5 November 2017
Wendy McMurdo’s photographic work ‘The Somnambulist’ was exhibited in ‘ON AIME L’ART.. ! Collection Lambert, Avignon, France, (6 July – 5 November 2017) This exhibition comprised over 400 works from the agnès b. collection and took the form of a ‘journey of the senses’. It was organised around artists the … Continue ReadingLink →
Between Realities – Stockholm
I will be participating in Between Realities between 31st Aug – 14th Oct 2018
Anna Uddenberg, Jacob Kirkegaard, Julius von Bismarck, Wendy McMurdo & and Katja Novitskova, Fargfabriken, Stockholm
‘Five contemporary artists participate in the exhibition Between Realities and, in different ways, focus upon what it entails to be human … Continue ReadingLink →
Media Wall commission, The Photographers’ Gallery, London
A new commission launches on the Media Wall at The Photographers’ Gallery, London in Oct 2017. ‘Indeterminate Objects (Classrooms) is a work by award winning Scottish photographer Wendy McMurdo. The project continues her investigation into the relationship between children and computers, and is inspired by young people’s fascination with immersive … Continue Reading
‘Let’s go to a Place’ at the Museum of Childhood
‘Let’s going to a Place’ was shown within the collections at the Museum of Childhood in 2017 as part of the Edinburgh Visual Art Festival.
Regarding Portraiture – Wendy McMurdo’s Let’s go to a Place’ shows in Berlin
I am exhibiting work from my 2016 project ‘Let’s go to a Place’ in the group exhibition Regarding Portraiture curated by Andreas Schmidt at Galerie Andreas Schmidt in Berlin this Spring.
The show runs from 6th May – 15th July 2017 and includes work by Wendy McMurdo, Louis Porter, Corinne Vionnet, Georgia Metaxas, Oliver Schmidt … Continue Reading
Wendy McMurdo exhibiting as part of Photo50 at London Art Fair
In January 2017, I am showing new work as part of ‘Gravitas’ curated by Christiane Monarchi, founding editor of the online magazine Photomonitor for London Art Fair.
‘The presence of gravitas signalled coming of age in the Roman times. Echoed through Photo50, the fifty works presented provide a window into the … Continue ReadingLink →
THE SCOTTISH ENDARKENMENT Art and Unreason | 1945 to the Present
The Scottish Endarkenment: Art and Unreason | 1945 to the Present opens at Dovecot Gallery on 13 May and runs until 29 August 2016. This multi-layered thematic exhibition curated by Bill Hare and Andrew Patrizio of The University of Edinburgh, produced in collaboration with Dovecot Gallery and with support from … Continue Reading