events
Neil Bousfield Artists’ Talk, Rabley Gallery, Marlborough, 2018
Woodpeckings Conference. Presenting new perspectives on Victorian prints, book illustration and word-image narratives, British Museum, London, 2017
Keynote speaker: Cambridge Original Printmakers Biennale, Cambridge, 2016
Print Collector’s Club Talk: Space, Place & Home, Bankside Gallery, London, 2016
Printmaker in Focus, Oriel Wrecsam, 2016

selected exhibitions
2018
Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair, Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London
New Light, Tullie House Art Gallery, Carlisle
81st Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2018-2019 (touring)
Immerse, Printroom Studio, Suffolk
1st Biennial Sino-British Contemporary Art Exhibition, Yantai Art Museum, Yantai, Shandong Province, China
National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London
Flourish Award, West Yorkshire Print Workshop
The Original Print Show, Zillah Bell Gallery, North Yorkshire
Royal Academy of Arts 250th Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
RBSA Print Prize 2018, Royal Birmingham Society of Artists
The art of wood engraving, Printroom Studio, Suffolk
Society of Wood Engravers 80th Annual Exhibition, Pier Arts Centre, Orkney
RE Original Prints, Bankside Gallery, London
New Light, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield
London Original Print Fair, Rabley Gallery, Royal Academy of Arts, London
COAST, Rabley Gallery, Marlborough
Printmakers, Bircham Gallery, Norfolk

2017
Ink Miami, IFPDA, Rabley Contemporary, Miami, USA
Winter, Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk, North Yorkshire
New Light, The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
21st National Open Art, Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London
ING Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London
80th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2017-2018 (touring)
Ballot, Nunn’s Yard, Norwich
RWA 165th Annual, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London
The Original Print Show, Prints from the RA, Zillah Bell Gallery, North Yorkshire
Sydney Contemporary, Sydney, Australia
Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London
SKETCH 2017, Rabley Drawing Centre, Black Swan Arts, Plymouth College of Art, Peter Scott Gallery
RE Original Prints 2017, Bankside Gallery, London
London Original Print Fair, Royal Academy of Arts, London
PrintFest, Coronation Hall, Ulverston, Cumbria
Royal Society of British Artists 300th, Mall Galleries, London

2016
ING Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London
The Art of the Print, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN, USA
79th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2016-2017 (touring)
International printmaking Alliance, China Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing
National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London
Flourish, West Yorkshire Print Workshop, Huddersfield
NEO:Printprize, Bolton
New Light, Panter & Hall, London
RE Original Prints 2016, Bankside Gallery, London
London Original Print Fair, The Royal Academy of Arts, London
New Light, The Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

2015
The Masters: Relief Prints, Bankside Gallery, London
24th Annual Salon, Trélazé, Angers, Maine-et-Loire, France
19th National Open Art, Royal College of Art
New Light, The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
78th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2015-2016 (touring)
Flourish, West Yorkshire Print Workshop, Huddersfield
National Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery, London
RE Original Prints 2015, Bankside Gallery, London
London Original Print Fair, Royal Academy of Arts
Neil Bousfield Prints: A Narrative of Place, Tinsmiths, Hereford solo show
Neil Bousfield: Drawing In Practice A Portfolio of Objects, University of the West of England solo show
Hidden in Plain Sight, Norwich University of the Arts Gallery

2014
77th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2014-2015 (touring)
ING Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London regional prizewinner
Neil Bousfield: Engravings, North House Gallery solo show and first retrospective
18th National Open Art, Somerset House, London and Minerva Theatre
Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2014, London
RE Original Prints 2014, Bankside Gallery, London
Contemporary British Glassmakers & Printmakers, Twenty-Twenty Gallery

2013
76th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2013-2014 (touring)
Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition 2013, London

2012
8th British International Mini Print Exhibition, Printmakers Council 2012-2014 (touring)
75th Annual Exhibition The Society of Wood Engravers 2012-2013 (touring)
The Best Tools, The Best Methods, The Best Aim: The Society of Wood Engravers 1920-2012, Manchester Metropolitan University

2011
The Art of the Woodcut Novel, AVA Gallery and Art Center, USA (invited artist)
The Art of the Woodcut Novel, Lamson Library, Plymouth State University, USA (invited artist)
74th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2011-2012 (touring)
BITE 2011 Artists Making Prints, Mall Galleries, London (invited artist)
Bewick’s Legacy: 6 Contemporary Wood Engravers, Washington Printmakers Gallery, USA

2010
73rd Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2010-2011 (touring)
Bitten and Pressed, Contemporary Artists’ Prints, Aberystwyth Arts Centre
To Have and To Hold 2, Chapel Row Gallery, Bath (invited artist) Fine Press Books Association

2009
72nd Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2009-2010 (touring)
IMPRESS 09, National printmaking festival, Stroud, Gloucestershire
PRE-IMPRESS SHOW, Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum

2008
71st Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2008-2009 (touring)
7th British International Mini Print Exhibition, Printmakers Council 2008-2010 (touring)

2007
70th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2007-2008 (touring)
Royal West of England Academy Open, RWA, Bristol

2006
69th Annual Exhibition, The Society of Wood Engravers 2006-2007 (touring)
The Subscription Rooms, Stroud, exhibition of hand engraved book

selected public collections
UK
National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Ashmolean Museum of Art & Archaeology, University of Oxford
MMU Special Collections, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester
US
Ohio State University Libraries
CHN
Jiangsu Art Museum, Nanjing, China
China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) Beijing Shi, China