Malina Busch

Location: Bow
Website: www.malinabusch.com
Bio:

Malina Busch is a graduate of the MFA program at the Slade School of Fine Art in London, where she was awarded the Henry Tonks Prize for achievement in drawing. She also received a BA in Fine Art with High Honours from The College of William and Mary in Virginia, in addition to a BFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois. In 2008, she was given an Artist’s Grant to attend the residency program at the Vermont Studio Center. In 2013, she was awarded the Double Elephant National Bursary (UK) for the development of contemporary art practices in relation to printmaking. Her artwork has been exhibited in the US, the UK, and Europe, at places such as: The Courtauld Institute of Art, London; Jerwood Space, London; Hush Gallery, Istanbul; Institute Franco-Americain, Rennes, France; and the Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Virginia. She lives and works London.

Exhibitions:

Selected Exhibitions:

2013
Jerwood Drawing Prize, UK exhibition tour: Jerwood Gallery, Hastings /
mac Birmingham / The Arts University College at Bournemouth
Spring, Cultivate Gallery, London

2012
Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London
The Drawing Project, Crocus Gallery, Nottingham, UK
Bow Arts Open, Bermondsey Project Space, London
Drawing 2012, One Church Street Gallery, Great Missenden, UK

2011
MA/MFA Degree Show, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London
ING Discerning Eye, Invited Artist, The Mall Galleries, London
Art in Focus: Black and White Flower Painting, Charing Cross Hospital, London

2010
Three Moments, Installation in Queen Square for Bloomsbury Festival, London
Slade MA/MFA Interim Show, Woburn Research Center, London
Re-Collection, Kardo-Sessoeff Collection, Portsea Place, London
Istanbul was Constantinople, Hush Gallery, Kadiköy, Istanbul, Turkey

2009
Exhibitionism: The Art of Display, Academy Hang, Courtauld Institute of Art, London

2004
Undergraduate Talent, Up the Stairs Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, US
BFA Exhibition, G2 Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, US

2003
Colour and Abstraction, Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary,Virginia, US
Genesis 2003, Peninsula Fine Arts Center, Newport News, Virginia, US
Small Works on Paper, Institute Franco-Americain, Rennes, France

--Residency:
Vermont Studio Center; Johnson, Vermont, US, 2008

--Awards and Grants:
Double Elephant National Bursary, Exeter, UK, 2013
Henry Tonks Prize for achievement in drawing, Slade School of Art,UCL, 2011
Artist's Grant, Vermont Studio Center, 2008
Joseph Palin Thorley Scholarship for Art, College of William and Mary, Virginia, US, 2002

--Collections:
President's Collection, Wolf Law Library, College of William and Mary,Virginia, US