b. 1990, Brighton UK.
2016 -18 MA, Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London, UK.
2009 -12 BA honours Fine Art, 1st Class Honors, Central Saint Martins, London, UK
2008-09 BTEC Diploma Foundation Studies Fine Art, Distinction, City College Brighton.
Emerging Artist Award, Scottish Sculpture Workshop 2019
Arts Council Grants for the Arts 2016, 2018
Jim Dining and Evelyn Main Scholarship, The Banff Centre 2018
Gilbert Bayes Trust Scholarship in Sculpture 2018
Vermont Studio Centre Artist Fellowship 2016
2019 Prima Materia, Assembly Point Gallery, London, UK. (supported by Arts Council England.)
2018 Bodies of Water: Age of Fluidity, White Crypt, curated by Anais Lerendu, London, UK .
Selected Group Exhibitions
Becoming Lithocene, Walter Phillips gallery Satellite Space, curated by Diana Hiebert, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Alberta, CA.
I’m in the Bath on All Four, Towards Blue Water (my nose is bleeding), Well Projects, Margate, UK.
Site Work, Experimental Gallery, curated by Sophia Starling, Ithaca NY, USA.
Every Thing Must Go, Assembly Point, London, UK.
Her Prints, Koppel Project, curated by Kate Neave, London, UK
Fig 1. Limelight, Switchboard Studios, curated by Muddy Yard, London, UK
Undercurrents, The Artesian Well, curated by Neena Percy and Lizzy Dury, London UK.
Oikos Logos, Enclave Lab, curated by William Clarke, London, UK
RUST: Art Licks Weekend Peripheries 2018, curated by Muddy Yard, The Icing Room, London, UK.
Every Thing, Assembly Point, London, UK.
Wild Within, Guest Projects, curated by La Wayaka Current, London, UK.
SHOW RCA, Royal College of Art Thesis Show, London, UK
Planetary Imminence, Safehouse Gallery, London, UK
Too Much Information, Seventeen Gallery, London, UK
Perpetual Inventory Vol.3, Filet, London, UK.
Situation 3, Here at 26b, London, UK.
Critical Cartographies, Filet, London, UK.
The Roger Ailes Memorial Show: Fair and Balanced? Yours Mine and Ours Gallery, NYC, USA
Creekside Open, A.P.T Gallery, Curated by Jordan Baseman, London, UK.
Seasons, Maxilla Space, London, UK
Borders Borders, Edinburgh College of Art Sculpture Court, Edinburgh, UK
WIP Show, Royal College of Art, London, UK
Borders Borders, Dyson Gallery at The Royal College of Art, London, UK.
2015 FESTIVE_ALT, Patterns, Brighton, UK
2015 Soundscape, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada (two person show with Fjola Evans)
2014 Draw The Curtains, DIG space, London, UK
2012 Showcase Cities, Richmix, London, UK
2012 70 X 7, Regents Canal Festival, Mile End Pavilion, London, UK
2012 There is No Plan, Central Saint Martins Degree Show, 1 Granary, London, UK
2011 ARG, Arcadia Missa Gallery, London, UK
2011 A Habit, Take Courage Gallery, London, UK
2019 The Arctic Circle Residency: Summer 2019 Arts and Science Expedition, Svalbard.
2019 Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Emerging Artist Award, Lumsden, UK
2018 The Banff Centre Artist in Residence, The Outdoor School, Jim Dining Evelyn Main Scholarship, AB, Canada
2017 La Wayaka Current: Desert, Residency, The Atacama Desert, Chile.
2016 Wassaic Project Artist in Residence, Wassaic, NY, USA
2016 Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, USA
2015 BAiR Fall, Artist in Residence, The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada
Text / Publication
Prima Materia, exhibition publication in collaboration with Thomas Pringle, Lena Wurz, published by Assembly Point, London, UK
I’m in the Bath on All Fours, exhibition catalogue, Well Press, Margate, UK.
The Earth Issue Vol III, contributing writer, published by Archive Collective, London
Still Waters, still, publication, Edited by Laura Plant & Platform Southwark, Hato Press
Terrain, Atacama, Artist Book, self published, London 2019.
Perpetual Inventory Vol.3, Contributor, Published by Offline Press, London.
Trough, Artist Book in collaboration with Christopher Taylor, launched at Filet London, UK.
Talks / Events
Becoming Lithocene Exhibition Tour and Geology Walk, Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff Centre, AB, Canada.
Chateau International & Friends: publication practices by Artists and Art Spaces, panel discussion, Assembly Point, London, UK
Prima Materia Publication Launch with Esther Leslie Reading, Assembly Point, London, UK
Surface / Strata, visual Lecture as part of Wild Within, Guest Projects, London, UK
The Liquid Fragment: Swimming in Data, Drowning in Melting Ice, seminar series at Camberwell College of the Arts, University of London, UK.
2017 A Conversation With Art: Hannah Rowan in Conversation with Dexter Dymoke, APT Gallery, London, UK.
Bibliography / Press
Forget the Louvre, here’s our loo: people who turn their homes into art galleries, The Guardian.
Geo Archie + Friends, seyðisfjörður community radio, artist feature,
Becoming Lithocene: Exhibition at the Banff Centre Explores Geological Process, Galleries West.
Hannah Rowan Prima Materia, The Earth Issue Exhibitions Feature,
Constructing precarious ecologies on the edge of expansion or the brink of collapse, interview with DATEAGEL ART.
Hannah Rowan’s Studio, artist profile, DATEAGEL ART,
Still Waters, still, audio artwork edited by Laura Plant
Hannah Rowan Bodies of Water: Age of Fluidity, Boundary Online Exhibition Review and Interview
Reactions Between Materials: Interview with Hannah Rowan, Newfound Journal,
Hannah Rowan Water Atlas, Tabasco Goes Bananas: We are Institute, Feb 2018
Squeeze in Here: Hannah Rowan, artist feature, George Bray.
Fair and Balanced? The ‘Roger Ailes Memorial Show’ Sets Artists Loose on the Founder of Fox, exhibition review, Art News.
School of Fine Art Work in Progress: Collisions and Exchange of Energy, RCA News.
Hannah Rowan, Featured Artist interview at Slayer Gallery
Vermont Studio Centre artist in residency interview with Fellowship recipient Hannah Rowan
2016 Sketches of America, Album artwork for Jeremy Quick: Evermore Records, USA
What are the Challenges Facing Young Artists Today? Apollo Magazine
Underneath the Arches, Arts London News Online