Natalie Finnemore

Portobello, 2017
plywood, screws, paint, varnish

Launch of Portobello Play's at National Play Day

I was invited by The Hepworth's learning team develop a collaborative play sculpture with Sandal Castle Primary School's Year 6's.

For more info please follow #sandalcastlesculptures on Instagram.

Photography © 2017 The Hepworth


Portobello Plays, The Hepworth, Wakefield

Untitled, 2017
mild steel, plywood, wax


Everything Flows
Millenium Gallery, Sheffield

Installation view

Untitled, 2016
MDF, screws, paint

Untitled, 2016
MDF, screws, paint

w/ Rowena Harris

Installation view


Left Hand to Back of Head, Object Held Against Right Thigh
The Bluecoat, Liverpool

Seats 11, 2015
Plywood, redwood, screws, paint

A group exhibition showing works by S1 Artspace artists Joseph Cutts, Natalie Finnemore, Emily Musgrave and Peter Martin

Curated by Louise Hutchinson

Installation view

Seats 11, 2015
Plywood, redwood, screws, paint

Photography © 2014 Jules Lister. All Rights Reserved


I Can Read With My Eyes Shut, S1 Artpace, Sheffield

Arrangement #18, 2011
MDF, redwood, screws, paint


Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2012, LJMU Copperas Building, Liverpool Biennial


Selected Group Exhibitions

Drawing for Sculpture, 20 - 21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
Everything Flows, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield
Keep The Dust Off, S1 Studios, Sheffield
Left Hand to Back of Head, Object Held Against Right Thigh, The Bluecoat, Liverpool
I Can Read With My Eyes Shut, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
Bare With Me, North Contemporary | Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington
THINK.PLAY.DO, The Tetley, Leeds
You think the only people who are people, are the people who look like you. But if you walk in the footsteps of a stranger, you learn things you never knew you never knew, Two Queens, Leicester
Forming Thoughts, One Thoresby Street, Nottingham
Three Act Structure | S1 Members Show, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
Overseasoned w/ It's All Tropical, Gage Gallery, Sheffield
PUTT – PUTT #2 | Turf Projects, Ruskin Square, Croydon
IN CIRCULATION | Summer Exhibition & Portfolio, APG Works, Sheffield
PEACHY, curated by Salt + Powell, Artemis House, York
Fever Pitch: selected by David McLeavy, Speedwell Works, Sheffield
Contemporary Art Society Christmas Fair, Mirabel Studios, Manchester
Our Times No. 2 · 2013 · Mexico, Leeds
Defcon Salon 1 : Members’ Show 2013, EMBASSY, Edinburgh
S1 Studios Spotlight Exhibition: Charlotte Morgan & Natalie Finnemore, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, ICA, London
Salon Art Prize, Griffin Gallery, London
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, LJMU Copperas Building: Liverpool Biennial
Salon Art Prize, Matt Roberts Arts, London
S1 Members Show 2011, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
S1 Introduces, S1 Artspace
PRISM 9, CADS, Sheffield
OUTLINE, Unit 3B, Sheffield


Shortlisted for The New Situationists Commission, Situations, Spike Island, 2013
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, 2012
Shortlisted for Beers Lamberts Award for Emerging Art, 2012
S1 Artspace Bursary Award Programme, 2011


Object Abuse, Curated by McCormack and Gent, 2012


Portobello Plays, The Hepworth, Wakefield, 2017

The Tetley Resource Space Commission | Production in collaboration with Ben Lyon, one half of LYON & LYON, The Tetley, Leeds, 2013


The Penthouse Residency #1, The Penthouse, Manchester. 2013


The Tetley | A New Reality Part 1, 2013
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2012, 2012
Being an Artist: Then and Now, Axis Notes, 2012


Hybrid Art Fair, Petit Palace Santa Barbara Hotel, Madrid, 2018
The Manchester Contemporary, Manchester Central, Manchester, 2017

Current and forthcoming

Construction House | Leisure Time, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
6 Dec 18 - 9 Feb 19

Preview: Wed 5 Dec 6-8pm

Selected for Yorkshire Sculpture International Associate Artist Mentoring Programme
Jan - Sept 19