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Solo Exhibitions

2022 Emergency!

Drawing Projects UK 12 November - 04 February 2023.

Catalogue: Casey, S. (ed) with contributions from Anita Taylor & Gary Sangster, Pierre-Yves Nicod & Philippe Curdy, Sarah Casey, Tania Kovats & Emma Stibbon. pp1-40 ISBN: ISBN: 9781999993665

2019 Absence/ Presence: A Wedding Dress and the Drawings of Sarah Casey

MLC Ryerson Universty, Toronto.

Curated by Ingrid Mida. Includes garments form the Ryerson University Fashion Research Collections.

2019 Ruskin's Good Looking! 

Brantwood, Coniston, UK. Catalogue with essays by Anuradha Chaterjee and Ingrid Mida

ISBN 9781862203600

2016 Our Imperceptible Universe

Blyth Gallery, London. Part of Being Human 2016, the national festival of the humanities


2015 Dark Matters: Our Imperceptible Universe.
Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster, Catalogue: Casey S (ed.)Our Imperceptible Universe: an experiment in Cosmology art and Social Science. (AHRC, Institute of Physics & Lancaster University, 2015) pp1-50 ISBN: 978-1-86220-326-6


2015 Common Grounds: Lace Drawn from The Everyday
The Bowes Museum, County Durham, May – July 2015. UK. A two-gallery installation. Catalogue texts by textile historians Joanna Hashagen, Annabel Talbot, and poet Elizabeth Burns in Casey S. Common Grounds: Lace Drawn from the Everyday (Barnard Castle: The Bowes Museum 2015) pp1-58. ISBN : 978-0-9568433-2-6.


2013 Hidden Drawers
Kensington Palace, London. January-May 2013

Catalogue texts by Textile Curator Alexandra Kim and Art Historian Dr Diane Hill in Casey S. (ed.) Hidden Drawers (London: Historic Royal Palaces 2013). ISBN: 978-1-86220-299-3 pp1-40.


2012 Drawing the Delicate, Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster.

2010 Glimpses, Roadside Attractions Gallery , Toronto, Canada May -June 2010


Selected Group Exhibitions

2024 Sonner le gla[s]cier , part of  Regarder le glacier s'en aller, Maison des Alpes, Evolène, Switzerland

2024 Loss as Presence: Embracing Impossible Spaces, Durden and Ray, Los Angeles, USA

2024 STILL / WATERS / RUN / DEEP,  Tidespace, Kirkcudbright, Scotland

2024 Creative Freedom, The John Muir Trust, Pitlochry, Scotland


2022 Rock Up!  Part of  Arthouses 2022, Whitley Bay, UK


2021 What Do We Know Anyway, Bloc Projects,  Sheffield.


2021 Drawn to Time, Online Exhibition, hosted by Drawing Research Group,  Loughborough University


2019 The Ruskin Museum of the Near Future Launch Exhibition, The Ruskin, Lancaster


2019 Ruskin's Manchester: "Devil's Darkness" to Beacon City, All Saints Library Manchester Metropolitan University, UK


2018 You and I are Continuous Beings, Birmingham City University, Birmingham


2017 The Nth Degree, Foundry Arts Center, Missouri, USA


2017 Brink Open, Brink, London


2015 Paper Chair Wall and After, National Taiwan University of Arts, Taipei, Taiwan


2015 Drawing Conversations, Coventry University Gallery, Coventry, UK

2015 Words in the Gallery, Bath Spa University, Bath

2015 Beyond Perception, University of Aberdeen


2014 Jerwood Drawing Prize 2014, Jerwood Space, London & touring

2014 Paper Chair Wall and After, University of Northumbria Gallery

2013 Darkness at the Edge, Propeller Visual Arts Centre, Toronto, Canada

2013 Sketch 2013: A National Survey of British Artist Sketchbooks, Rabley Contemporary Drawing Centre, Marlborough, UK and touring.

2013 Open Drawing, Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury, UK

2011 Sketch 2011: A National Survey of British Artist Sketchbooks, Rabley Contemporary Drawing Centre, Marlborough, UK

2011 The Moment of Privacy Has Passed, Usher Gallery, Lincoln

2010 Paperworks 3: British Artists working with paper, Bury Art Gallery and Museum, Bury


2010 Open Drawing, Centrespace Gallery, Bristol


2010 Box of Desires, Centre for Recent Drawing (C4RD) London

2009 A Thing About Machines, Herbert Gallery, Coventry

2009 5th International Drawing Biennale, Melbourne & Victoria, Australia.

2009 The Art of Research, National University of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland



2023 Rocky Futures  (with Rocky Climates collective) Online/ Lancaster University/ Konkuk University, Seoul


2020 Drawn to Investigate, The Ruskin Museum  Library Archive, Lancaster


2013 Walking the Line, Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster

Awards & Residencies

2024 John Muir Trust Creative Freedom  Prize - 3d Category winner

2023 Artist in Residence Musee d'Art du Valais, Sion, Switzerland


2023 AHRC Impact Acceleration Grant Emergency: Alpine Heritage Drawn out of Ice


2022 Arts Council National Lottery Project Grant for Emergency! exhibition


2022 Creative Scotland VACMA Visual Arts and Crafts Makers Award 


2021 Henry Moore Institute Visiting Research Fellowship


2020 Royal Drawing School Scottish Artist Residency


2014 Shortlisted Jerwood Drawing Prize 2014

2009 Public Award: 5th International Drawing Biennale, Melbourne, Australia


2009 Student Prize: AHRC Interrogations Conference


2018 Being Human Festival Award


2018 Lancaster University Faculty Arts and Social Sciences Internationalisation Fund Award


2017 Arts Council England and British Council Artist's International Development Award


2016 Being Human Festival Award


2015 Institute of Physics Public Engagement Award


2015 Lancaster University FASS Impact and Knowledge Exchange Award

2014 AHRC Science in Culture innovation award (CO-I)



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