Above: 'Drop, Off' installed at The Royal Society of Sculptors Summer Show, 2022.

CV: Ever Grainger MRSS

Elected Member of The Royal Society of Sculptors


Selected Exhibitions:


2022, Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition, London

2022, Royal Society of Sculptors, Summer Show, Cromwell Place, London

2022, Wells Art Contemporary, Wells Cathedral, Somerset

2022, Royal West of England Academy Annual Open, Bristol


2019-2022, works for ‘Ever Garden’ gallery/museum/sculpture garden, Isle of Wight

2018, ‘Building’, with Lisa Traxler, Sculpture Network, Bunker Gallery, Ventnor

2018, ‘Nonsense’, Ventnor Central Hall, Ventnor

2017, ‘Shifting Light’, installation, Yarmouth Gallery, Yarmouth

2017, ‘Cairns’ flash installations, Freshwater Bay and Compton Beach, Isle of Wight

2016, ‘Pair Shaped Show’ self-curated group show, home studio-shed, Freshwater

2016, 'Plinth People' collaboration with Paradox Paul, home studio-garden, Freshwater

2015, ‘Belief’, Foal Arts, Ryde, Isle of Wight

2015, ‘Blancmange by Day, Jelly by Night’, installation, Freshwater Bay caves


2012, ‘Is That It’, Phoenix Gallery, Brighton Photo Biennial Fringe

2012, ‘Bohemian Eight’, (residency solo) Julia Margaret Cameron Trust, Isle of Wight

2012, ‘The World in London’, The Photographers Gallery, London

2011, ‘Print Now’, Bearspace, London

2011, ‘Nine Point Perspective’, Hotshoe Gallery, London

2011, ‘Close Your Eyes and Tell Me What You See’,  Gothenburg Museum of Art, Sweden

2011, ‘Within a Mile’, Fitzrovia Photography Prize, Diemar Noble Photography, London

2011, 'Second Nature' Crane Kalman, Brighton


2010, 'Nature Rewritten', Wieden + Kennedy, Jotta Contemporary, London

2010, ‘Re: Landscape’,  Viewfinder Gallery, London

2010, 'Summer in the City', The Little Black Gallery, London

2009, MA exhibition, LCC, University of the Arts, London

2008, ‘Spectre’, Brighton Media Centre, Brighton Photo Biennial Fringe

2006, ‘Unravelling Photography’, Quay Arts Centre, Newport


2005, ‘Living Rooms’, (residency solo), ESC Gallery/Cultural City Network, Graz

2005, ‘Urbanbodies’, Occupy my Time, 27 Brick Lane, Whitechapel, London

2005, ‘Last Chickens of Sainsburys’, Glasgow International Art Festival

2004, ‘Curious’, Occupy my Time, Shoreditch Town Hall, London

2004, ‘Imprint of The Orient/The West’, Gallery Works, Osaka, Japan

2004, ‘The Turner Prize Show’, Space Banana, Birmingham

2004, ‘Now You’ve Seen It’, (residency solo), New Art Gallery Walsall

2003, ‘New Contemporaries’, Manchester Cornerhouse & Victoria Miro, London




2022, Winner Pangolin Digital Sculpture Prize

2011, Finalist, Diemar Noble Fitrovia Photography Prize

2010, Selected, MA Star,  Axis Artists

2005-2010, Arts Council and Heritage Lottery funding awards

2003, Selected Bloomberg New Contemporaries


Public Collections:


National Science & Media Museum, Bradford

University of the Arts, London




2009, MA Photography, (Fine Art) LCC, University of the Arts London

2003, BA(Hons) Fine Art, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, University of Central England




Born: 1966, Liverpool, UK.

Name pronunciation: as in ‘Ever since then’ (name adopted 2020).

Pronouns: she/her or they/them.