Bonnie Camplin

Staff details

PositionSenior Lecturer in Fine Art
Department Art
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Bonnie Camplin

Academic qualifications

  • 1995-96 Post Graduate Diploma in Advanced Photography, St. Martins School of Art 
  • 1989-92 BA (Hons) Fine art - Film and video (2:1) St. Martins School of Art


Prior to arriving at Goldsmiths, Bonnie Camplin taught at University College London's Slade School of Fine Art (2014) and as a guest professor at Städelschule in Frankfurt. 

She has served as a programme mentor for LUX Associate Artists (2012, 2013) and as a workshop deviser for the Hayward Gallery's Wide Open School (2011) in London. In 2011, she was a visting jury member for the Architectural Association London. She has been invited to give artist presentations at the University of Manchester, the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Städelschule and Zürcher Hochschule der Künste Departement Kunst & Medien.

Professional projects

Bonnie's work has been featured in solo exhibitions at the Tate Britain, Cabinet and the Chisenhale Gallery in London, as well as the Galerie Cinzia Friedlaender in Berlin. She has participated in group shows at Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Barbican London and the Institute of Contemporary Art. Her work has additionally been shown in group exhibitions in Milan, Cologne, and Los Angeles. In 2008, she was awarded a grant from the Elephant Trust.

Her films have been screened at the ICA's Artists Film Club for the London Film Festival and Bienalle of Moving Images, the Frieze Art Fair, and the Lux Bienalle of Moving Images. Her work has been reviewed in Artforum, Art Review, Flash Art International and Frieze.




Bonnie Camplin detail of "Patterns" Installation
Camplin, Bonnie. 2015. Bonnie Camplin detail of "Patterns" Installation. In: "Turner Prize 2015", Tramway,, United Kingdom.


Interview with Bonnie Camplin by Morgan Quaintence
Camplin, Bonnie. 2016. Interview with Bonnie Camplin by Morgan Quaintence.


Bonnie Camplin UbuWeb Artist's Page
Camplin, Bonnie. 2014. Bonnie Camplin UbuWeb Artist's Page.


Talk: Bonnie Camplin, Dr David Luke and Michele Occelli
Camplin, Bonnie. 2016. Talk: Bonnie Camplin, Dr David Luke and Michele Occelli. This is Tomorrow/ youtube, London.

Bonnie Camplin on her exhibition at Camden Arts Centre, 2016
Camplin, Bonnie. 2016. Bonnie Camplin on her exhibition at Camden Arts Centre, 2016. Camden Arts Centre, London.