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Solo Exhibitions and Projects

2018   Override - The Art House, Wakefield

2017   Simona Brinkmann, Rome Sculptures - A reversed-time exhibition catalogue, with an introduction by Massimiliano Scuderi

2017   Three Works by Simona Brinkmann - Three Works, Weymouth

2014    Hold On! - The Agency, London 

2013    Blank Stare, Flat Hollow - Five Years, London

2008    Art Athina – Solo project with Marc dePuechredon, Basel

2007    Clifford Chance Sculpture Award Exhibition - Canary Wharf, London

Selected Group Exhibitions and Projects

2018    In-ruins, Scolacium Archaeological Park, Borgia (IT). (forthcoming)

             Research project, residency and group exhibition. Curated by Azzurra Pitruzzella, Maria Luisa Giuffre' and Elisa Constantini.

2018    New Relics, Thames-Side Studios Gallery, London. Curated by Kate Terry and Tim Ellis. 

2017    The Spur European Project - two month fully-funded residency at Fondazione Per L’Arte, Rome

2017    Schizm - publication project, artist’s contribution to Issue 9, ‘Duplicity and Truthiness’ 

2016    Secret European Studio - ArthouSE1, London.  With Carlos Noronha Feio, Willem Weissman, TROIKA. Curated by Paul Carey-Kent.

2015    The Making - The Agency, London. With Helena Hamilton, Ruth Barker, Michelle Williams Gamaker, Nooshin Farhid, Philippa Snow.

2014    The Tongue Shapes Words All Too Quickly - Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Art, London. With Philip Warnell, Shahin Afrassiabi.

2014     The Gutter, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

2014     Hush Hush at RCA Secret.  With Matt Calderwood and Katja Davar. Curated by A_Z.  

2014      No Meaning - 5 Months, London. With Anna Barriball, Ana Genoves, Bettina Buck, Laure Prouvost, Linda Persson, Dara Birnbaum. 

2013     What Is An Art Book? Vol II

2012     W r a p p e r  - Platform, Kingston University FADA.

2011     Vessel - KARST Projects, Plymouth. With Elena Bajo, Graham Gussin, Martha Rosler, Blue Curry, Kate Terry, Ben Cove. Curated by Carl Slater.

2011     Regard Matrixiels - Treignac Project, Treignac, France.

2010     Through A Glass Darkly - Maria Stenfors, London. With Jeppe Hein, Julia Pfeiffer, Miroslaw Balka, Mauro Bonacina.

2010     The Allegory of the Cave - Art Container, Tallin.

2010     ((audience08) festival of surround sound art - New York, Syracuse, Albany, Toronto.


2010     Dub Shop - Kleio Projects, New York.

2010     Never Records -  New York. 

2009     ((audience08)) festival of surround sound art premiered in Syracuse.

2009     SITU, a site specific public project Curated by Carl Slater (KARST Projects) - Tattershall Church.


2009     A Line, A Road, Abridged - Hold+Freight, London.


2009     The Gallery & The Store - Marc dePuechredon and Volta5, Basel.


2009     Contested Ground - Zabludowicz Collection, London. With Vanessa Billy, Ursula Mayer, Haroon Mirza, Ryan Gander, David Raymond Conroy.

2007     The Aesthetics of Anxiety - Marc dePuechredon, Basel. With Davide Balliano, Margret H. Blöndal, Monica Ursina Jäger, Rachel Goodyear

2006     Bubble and Squeak - PM Gallery, Toronto 


2006     Wormhole Saloon - Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

2006     New Reform - Netwerk Centrum Voor Hedendaagse Kunst, Aalst, Belgium

2005     Artprojx - The London Art Fair

2004     Totem - MOT, London

2004     60 Seconds - Space Twotentwo, London; Darklight Film Festival,  Dublin

2003     Scrambled - MOT, London

2003     Paris/Berlin Recontres Internationales - Immanence Gallery, Paris; Podewill Contemporary Arts Centre, Berlin

2003     Mostyn Open 13 - Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno

2000     Everything Must Go - Cable Street Gallery, London. Curated by Chris Hammond

2000     Exit (Nightwatch) - Chisenhale Gallery, London

1999     Roll Your Own - Lux Centre, London

1999     Germinations Europe 10 - HISK, Antwerp

1998     Germinations Europe 10 - The Factory, Athens

1997     Black Sinks - Former Worker’s Canteen, Ozd, Hungary

1996     Elastic Frontiers, Sheffield


1996     Cardiff Media Festival, Cardiff

1995     XIII - Gasworks Gallery, London

Awards and Residencies

2018     Awarded a scholarship to participate in In-Ruins, Borgia (IT).

2018     Solo Residency and Exhibition, The Art House, Wakefield

2017     Grant Award and Two-month International Residency at Fondazione Per L'Arte, Rome. 'The Spur' European Project

2015     Awarded membership of the Royal Society of Sculptors


2014     Artist-In-Residence, University of Hertfordshire, School of Creative Arts


2012     Artist-in-Residence, Kingston University, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture

2011     The Anti-Library, Space, London 

2011     Chain Letter - online exhibition and publication project


2010     Studio Residency at Treignac Project, France

2009     [the]evidence (publication), issue 2, 2009


2006     Clifford Chance Sculpture Award


2006     British Council Grants To Artists Award


2004     Grace Wyndham Goldie Trust Fund Award


2000     London Arts Board - Awards to Individual Artists


1998     Prix George Boudeille, Germinations Europe 10


1997     Germinations Europe 10 - residency in Milskolc, Hungary


2019    The Spur, catalogue. 


2019    Video about Override, solo exhibition and artist residency at The Art House, Wakefield


             Commissioned by The Art House, produced by Axisweb

2018    Corridor8 review of Override at The Art House, Wakefield. By Karen Tobias-Green.                 brinkmann-override-ellie-collins-sweepings/

2017    Intransitive Verbs, Massimiliano Scuderi. Introduction to Simona Brinkmann, Rome Sculptures - A reversed-time exhibition                     catalogue


2017     On Emptiness (Or, On Finishing With A Blank Canvas), Miguel Carvalhais.                      finishing-with-a-blank-canvas/


2017     Under The Radar, Artslant,

2016     Why Simona Likes Black,  Interview with artist Simona Brinkmann, Julie Wilkins,

2014     The Next Berlin? Jeni Fulton on ViennaConemporary 2014, Sleek Magazine, October 2014


2011     Vessel at Karst Projects, Gabrielle Hoad,


2007     Surfing Artnet,


2006     Zeroing In On Some Great Big Ideas, Gary Michael Dault, The Globe and Mail,

1998     Gloomy Young Europeans, Aidan Dunne, The Irish Times


1998     Germinations Europe X, catalogue.



2004-2006   Central St Martins, MA Fine Art 

1993-1996   Middlesex University, BA Fine Art

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