Issy Wood

Selected Publications

  • All The Rage
    A compilation of the artist's writing, first published on her blog Commit to the Dish from 2017-2019
    Issy Wood, artist publication, Carlos/Ishikawa, 2019
    A record of the artist's daily exercises in small format oil painting
    Issy Wood, artist publication, Carlos/Ishikawa, 2018
  • When You I Feel
    A compilation of the artist's writing, first published on her blog Chew and Swallow, from 2007-2017
    Issy Wood, artist publication, Carlos/Ishikawa, 2017


b. 1993, USA
Lives and works in London

2015, BA Fine Art & History of Art, Goldsmiths, London
2018, MA RA Schools, London

Solo Exhibitions

Good Clean Fun, X Museum, Beijing
daughterproof, JTT, New York

All The Rage, Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art, London
I came as soon as I heard, JTT, New York (two-person show with Margaret Wharton) 2018
Joan, D.E.L.F, Vienna

When You I Feel, Carlos/Ishikawa, London

Rosetta Stone, Triumph, Moscow

Selected Group Exhibitions

Breaking Through Skin, Antenna Space, Shanghai
Drawing 2020, Gladstone Gallery, New York
Must Dream About Blue Tonight, Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing

Claude Mirrors, three person show (with Victor Mann and Jill Mulleady), Schinkel Pavillon, Berlin
Arte contemporanea in Gran Bretagna, International Gallery of Modern Art, Ca’ Pesaro, Venice Cursed Images, curated by Ed Fornieles (as part of “curated by 2019 — Circulation”), Galerie Lisa Kandlhoffer, Vienna, Austria A Cloth Over a Birdcage, Chateau Shatto, Los Angeles, USA
Okey Dokey III – Fenster, multiple venues across Cologne & Düsseldorf, Germany
Paint Also Known as Blood, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw
World Receivers, Zabludowicz Collection, London House of the Sleeping Beauties, S|2 Gallery, London
The Rest, Lisson Gallery, New York

Nightfall (curated by Fernanda Brenner, Erika Verzutti, Milovan Farronato), Mendes Wood DM, Brussels
Darren Bader: I don’t know, Société, Berlin
Virginia Woolf, An Exhibition Inspired by Her Writings, Tate St Ives, St Ives

Dreamers Awake, White Cube, London
Issy Wood & Darja Bajagić, Carlos/Ishikawa at Independent Régence Brussels
All Day Breakfast, curated by Alastair Mackinven, Reading International, UK

Winter Show, Union Pacific, London
NEO-PAGAN-BITCH-WITCH!, Evelyn Yard, London
Streams of Warm Impermanence, DRAF, London
Chatsubo, Kraupa Tuskany Zeidler, Berlin
Sufficient Joy - Issy Wood / Gina Fischli, Greatorex, London
FOLLY, Emalin, Dunmore Pineapple, Airth, Scotland

mini-cooperation, PLAZAPLAZA, London

Selected Public Collections

Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris
High Museum of Art, Atlanta
Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Miami
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Museum, Providence
Sharjah Art Foundation
Sifang Art Museum, Nanjing
Start Museum, Shanghai
X Museum, Beijing
Zabludowicz Collection, London