Whitney McVeigh lives and works in London. She is a Fellow in Creative Practice at University of the Arts, London. In 2008 she was nominated for the Sovereign European Art Prize by Saatchi Gallery Director, Rebecca Wilson.
Her recent exhibitions include a solo installation at St Peter’s Church, Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge (2015) and ‘Birth: Origins at the end of life’ at Kurashiki University of Science and the Arts, Okayama, Japan (2015). Her participations to group exhibitions include Glass Stress, White Light/White Heat at the 55th Venice Biennale (2013) and Unlocking the Diary: Archiving of Nameless Memories’ at Folkestone Fringe for Folkestone Triennial (2014) as well as moving image for Extinction Marathon at the Serpentine Gallery (2014).
She has lectured and held discussions internationally including The Royal Academy of Arts, London (2015) and presentation of her work at Louise Bourgeois Salon in New York.