Gabriella Boyd (b. 1988, Glasgow) lives and works in London. She studied at Glasgow School of Art (2007-2011) and Royal Academy Schools, London (2014-2017). Recent solo exhibitions include For Days at Seventeen Gallery, London (2020); Help Yourself at Blain Southern, London (2018) and group exhibitions include Mixing It Up: Painting Today at Hayward Gallery, London (2021); Here We are in Croydon at Josh Lilley, London (2021); Fifteen Painters at Andrew Kreps, New York (2021); Reconfigured at Timothy Taylor, London (2021); Fragmented Bodies at Albertz Benda, New York (2020); The Garden at Royal Academy, London (2019); Silent Tourist at Mackintosh Lane, London (2019); The London Open at Whitechapel Gallery, London (2018); Dreamers Awake at White Cube Bermondsey, London (2017) and So Everyone is Rich Now Apparently at Supplement at 225 Canal St, New York (2017).
Boyd was shortlisted for the John Moores Painting Prize in 2016, and was commissioned by the Folio Society to illustrate a new edition of Sigmund Freud’s The Interpretation of Dreams in 2015. Her work is held in the permanent collection of the Arts Council Collection, London; Royal Academy of Arts, London; and Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool.