Caitlin Smail

About Caitlin

The themes of my artistic work centre largely on memories and dreams. I work in a variety of mixed media from painting and collage to photography. Recently I have exploring the ancient art of encaustic wax to add luminosity and depth to my images.

I also practice as an Art Psychotherapist working with adults and young people at my studio based in North London.


My Work

In my artwork I use found imagery, objects and text, along with a combination of other media to explore the themes of memory, innocence and loss... often creating unexpected assemblages, which invite viewers to ​create ​their own narratives.

Since 2001, I have organised, curated and participated in a number of group exhibitions, as well as having six solo shows (2002, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2015 and 2016) with work ranging from painting and photography to installation.

Exhibitions

SOLO SHOWS

  • 2016 Dreamscapes. Open Studios, East Finchley, London
  • 2015 Art of the Subconscious. EFO Open House weekends, London
  • 2008 Music in Mind. The Seymour Practice, London
  • 2006 In a girl’s head. New Hall Gallery, Cambridge
  • 2006 It’s the little things. New Hall Gallery, Cambridge
  • 2003 Bite. The Cobden Club, London
  • 2002 Foretaste. St Martin’s Lane Gallery, London

GROUP SHOWS

  • 2020 EOFA at Stephens House, East Finchley, London
  • 2020 Climate Change is Real, Online exhibit
  • 2019 Primavera, The Barbican, London
  • 2019 EFO Open Studios, London
  • 2019 Parklife, Stephens House, London
  • 2019 50:50, Highgate Society, London
  • 2018 Urbs, Phoenix Cinema, London
  • 2018 Arboretum, Stephens House, London
  • 2018 Beyond Words, Darnley Galley, Hackney, London
  • 2017 Almost Wabi Sabi, London
  • 2017 EFO Open Studios, London
  • 2016 Labyrinth, The Crypt Gallery, London
  • 2016 EFO Open Studios, London
  • 2015 Art & Healing, Tavistock
  • 2104 Art & Healing, Universities Womens Club
  • 2013 Art & Healing, Freespace Gallery, Kentish Town
  • 2013 Art & Healing, UCLH
  • 2012 Paper Nautilus, Southern Row, London
  • 2011 Emerging Identities, The London Art Therapy Centre, London
  • 2011 MA Degree Show Hertfordshire University
  • 2010 Secret Den Pure Evil Gallery, Hoxton, London
  • 2010 Day4 ‘Ulysess II’ The Print Space, London
  • 2010 Art Therapy The Gallery, Hertfordshire University
  • 2008 Secrets & Shadows Foyles Gallery, London
  • 2007 What Haunts You? The Photographers' Gallery
  • 2006 Works on Paper Flux Factory, New York, USA
  • 2005 Art in Mind, Viande Gallery, Hoxton, London
  • 2005 Ulysess Project Blink Gallery, Soho, London
  • 2004 Future Map (pick of the year’s best graduates from the London Art Colleges) The Davies Street Gallery, London
  • 2004 Home is Where... The Home Bar, London
  • 2004 Now let see some of your art… CSM, London
  • 2004 Day 4: Home is… Westbourne Studios, London
  • 2003 Mutiny at The Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf
  • 2001 Lost Property The Roundhouse Undercroft
  • 2001 Xhibit The Davies Street Gallery, London

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