Rachel Harrison installation shot at Leeds Art Gallery for Yorkshire Sculpture International. Photography Simon Warner

Rachel Harrison

Leeds Art Gallery

Harrison’s work draws from a wide range of influences, combining art historical and pop cultural references through a diverse assemblage of materials.

For Yorkshire Sculpture International 2019, Rachel Harrison exhibited a group of works that relate to the body at Leeds Art Gallery.

Harrison will be the subject of a major survey exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, opening October 2019.

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Recent solo exhibitions include House of the Dolphins, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, 2018, Prasine, Greene Naftali, New York, 2017, Perth Amboy, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2016, Depth Jump to Second Box, Kraupa-Tuskany Zeidler, Berlin, 2016, Three Young Framers, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, 2015, Gloria: Rachel Harrison & Robert Rauschenberg, The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, 2015.

Her work is in the collections of The Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Art Institute of Chicago; Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Moderna Museet, Stockholm; and Museum Ludwig, Cologne, among many others.

b. 1966, New York
Lives and works in New York

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Originally opened in 1888, Leeds Art Gallery has one of the most significant collections of 20th century British art outside London.

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