b. 1993, UK

Lives and works in London

Selected Exhibitions

2021

On the Western Window Pane, Van Gogh House, London (one of a series of solo poster commissions for the window)

2020

Like a Sieve, Kupfer, London (group, curated by Ted Targett)

2019

Stretch, Flatland Projects, Hastings (solo) 

The Weather Garden, Anne Hardy curates the Arts Council Collection, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, UK (group) 

Spread, Arcade Campfa, Cardiff; travelling to The Horse Hospital, London, and Beecroft Art Gallery, Southend, Essex (touring group exhibition, 2019–2020)

The Exquisite Corpse Project Show, 23-27 Arcola Street, London (group, organised by Valerie Kong) 

2018

Die Wohnung (The Dwelling), SET Project Space, London, UK (two person exhibition with Eva Gold)

Undercurrents, The Artesian Well, London, UK (group)

Preserves, Artist Run, London, UK (group)

IRL/URL LOVE, Muddy Yard, London, UK (group) 

 

2017

Portrait (for a screenplay) of Beth Harmon, Tenderpixel, London, UK (group, curated by Sean Edwards and Tamsin Clark) 

 

2016

Degree Show, Slade School of Fine Art 

Untitled, The Muse Gallery, London, UK (group)

 

2015

New Arrivals, 12 Star Gallery, Europe House, London, UK (group, curated by Alastair Mackinven, Kate Bright, and Hayley Newman)

 

2014

The Beautifullest Place on Earth, The Horse Hospital, Bloomsbury, London, UK (group)

Swimming Lessons, The Gallery on the Corner, Battersea, London, UK (group)

FLEX, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK (group)

 

2013

Sculpture Season, The Grant Museum of Zoology, London, UK (group)

 

Education 

2012-16 

BA Fine Art, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK

2011-12

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, UCA Maidstone, Kent, UK  

 

Awards

2020

Henry Moore Foundation Artists Award Grant

Mark Tanner Sculpture Award 2020-21 [shortlisted] 

 

2013

Sue Jamieson Memorial Award, The Slade School of Fine Art. The prize is given to an undergraduate entering their penultimate year of study on the basis of academic merit and excellent performance on the programme.

 

2012

Sessional Prize, The Slade School of Fine Art

 

Residencies

 

2014

The Beautifullest Place on Earth –  A residency at the Red House, Bexleyheath, UK, in collaboration with Slade School of Fine Art

FLEX, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK

Talks and Teaching 

2021

Stretching / Slouching / Shopping / Remaking: soft armours and weaponised glamours against fictions of neutral production and individualised authorship, Artist Talk, Cardiff School of Art and Design, Cardiff, UK 

Visiting Artist, BA Fine Art, Cardiff School of Art and Design, Cardiff, UK 

Visiting Artist, MA Fine Art, Cardiff School of Art and Design, Cardiff, UK 

Publications/ press

2021

Anne Hardy, artist, on Madeleine Pledge, in: From one woman to another, Helena Lee, Harper's Bazaar Japan, January–February 2020-1, p.143

2020

Anne Hardy, artist, on Madeleine Pledge, in: From one woman to another, Helena Lee, Harper's Bazaar Art, November 2020, p. 27

Artist Award Scheme in focus: Lindsey Mendick, Louise Barrington, Madeleine Pledge and Nick Gordon, henrymoore.org

2019

Stretch (exhibition text), Phoebe Cripps, 2019
The Weather Garden, Anne Hardy curates the Arts Council Collection (exhibition booklet), Anne Hardy, 2019

Carton, Numbered Editions, 2019, (publication)

Russon, Mary-Anne, Turning disused buildings into artists' studios, bbc.co.uk, 3 March 2019