solo exhibition at Laurence Sterne Trust & Eagle Gallery London

Carolyn Thompson’s new body of work, Post Moderns, is based on the 50 texts found in the Penguin Modern Box Set (2018), which celebrates the pioneering spirit of Penguin’s publishing. The collection includes seminal works by Samuel Beckett, Truman Capote, Allen Ginsberg, Dorothy Parker, George Simenon, and Susan Sontag amongst others.

A solo exhibition of the full fifty works will be held at Laurence Sterne Trust, Shandy Hall, York, from 8 September until 4 October 2019, and Eagle Gallery, London in February 2020.


After Burroughs: Syntax, one of the 50 artworks in the collection Post Moderns, which will be shown in full in September 2019 at The Laurence Sterne Trust, will be exhibited by from May 11th 2019 as part of a guest artist spot.

Frankenstein 2018 at Bower Ashton Library, UWE, Bristol

Frankenstein 2018, containing the work Night Terrors, has moved to Bower Ashton Library, UWE, Bristol and will be shown until 28th February 2019. The exhibitions contains the work Night Terrors, 2016.

Night Terrors, 2016, 3 x archival pigment print on Hahnemühle Photo rag, 19.7 x 12.5cm (each of three prints) Edition of 15

Night Terrors, 2016, 3 x archival pigment print on Hahnemühle Photo rag, 19.7 x 12.5cm (each of three prints) Edition of 15


7 February - 8 March 2019: 1968 at Eagle Gallery, London, containing works by Jonathan Callan, Simon Morley and Carolyn Thompson. Thompson’s six works included in this show are taken from an on-going series that reference seminal Modern texts re-printed by Penguin. The body of work will be shown in full at the Lawrence Sterne Trust and the Eagle Gallery in 2019–2020.


Talk with Francesca Capone at Leeds Beckett University as part of the INSIDE/OUT lecture series. 31 October 2018, 1-3pm. Free at all. Further information and register using link below.

Tickets for Francesca Capone & Carolyn Thompson INSIDE/OUT Lecture

Frankenstein 2018

14 May - 9 August 2018: Frankenstein 2018 at Liverpool Central Library, touring to Kirkby Gallery, Knowsley from 17 September 2018 to 26 January 2019, featuring Night Terrors by Carolyn Thompson.


New University of Kent publication Prescriptions by Stella Bolaki & Egidija Ciricaite featuring  The Eaten Heart by Carolyn Thompson