Selected Exhibitions


2017  - Newlight Prize Exhibiton : Bowes museum, Huddersfield ar Gallery: Bankside Gallery, London:

                Tullie House Art Gallery, Carlisle ( November 2017 to February 2019)


2017 - Cumbrian Artist of the Year ( shortlisted finalist), Rheged, Cumbria


2017 - Drawn, The Royal West Academy, Bristol


2017 - Connections, Tatha Gallery, Newport on Tay


2016 - TRANSIENT, solo exhibition, The Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal


2016 - RSA Open, Edinburgh


2015 - One minute Hull, Artists Video and Animation Festival, Hull, Yorks


2015/16  - New Light Open Exhibition, Bowes Museum, County Durham


2015 - Gallery Number Three, Carlisle, Cumbria


2015 - Lynn Painter Stainer Prize Exhibition, The Mall Galleries, London


2015 - Upfront Open. Exhibition Award


2014- GROUND, selected exhibition, Florence Mine, Cumbria


2014 - Painting Now, One Church Street Gallery, Bucks


2014 - Open up North, Kendal. Commendation award


2014 - The Cumbrian Open, Up Front Gallery,Cumbria


2013 - Artists Books, Baltic, Gateshead


2013 - Unique Drawings, One Church Street, Gt Missenden


2012 - One Church Street Drawing Open, Great Missenden, Bucks.  exhibition award


2011 - Open up north, Brewery Arts centre, Kendal


2009 - Lake Artists Society, Grasmere - exhibition award


2008 - The Red Barn, Melmerby


2007 - Glasgow Art Fair, Eleventh Hour Studios


2007 - Selected Alumni Exhibition, Gallery North, Northumbria University


2006 - Landmarks III, Lowood Gallery, Cumbria - exhibition award


2002 - Real Art at the Beacon, Cumbria


1997 - LAND, an artists book - national touring exhibition


1996 - 'Cumbria 96'U.K. - Year of Visual Arts, Euston Station


Rachel is a member of The Lakes Artists Society, elected in 2009, and exhibits in the Summer  shown at Grasmere with the society each year.

Paintings, drawings, prints and artist's books are held in public and private collections nationally and internationally and include: Tate Modern Library,;Tate Gallery Library; the V & A Library; Northern Arts; Northern Print; Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle; Lowick House Collection; RVI Collection, Newcastle.

Work has been published in Stone Lithography by Paul Croft, Printmaking Today, Artists & Illustrators Magazine, Graphics International, Cumbria Life, The Independant, REAL ART


BA Hons Fine Art & Printmaking, University of Northumbria

MA Fine Art & Education, University of Northumbria

Member of the Lakes Artists Society








Review Landmarks III....

Rachel's work was really strong, truly evocative.