2019 For Walls with Tongues, The Project Space, University of Greenwich, London
2019 The Lie of the Land, MK Gallery, Milton Keynes
2017 The Things that Make You Sick, ICA London.
2015 Aún no: Sobre la reinvención del documental y la crítica de la modernidad, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid.
2015 DACS auction exhibition, Londonnewwcastle Project, London.
2012-13 Feminist and… Residency and group exhibition, Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh
2012 Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970-1990, Swiss National Museum, Zürich
2012 Artery 1971–1984. Group exhibition, Page Street Gallery, London
2011 Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970-1990, V&A London
2010 Crunchtime, New Schoolhouse Gallery, York
2008 Visible Rights: Photography by and for Youth, Senac University, São Paulo
2005 Art for Change – Loraine Leeson: Works from 1975-2005, one person retrospective, Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin
1999 Fractured mirrors, Broken Windows, Photographic Resource Centre, Boston
1994 Women Light up the Night, Tacheles Hof, Berlin
1994 The Lure of the Local, CU Galleries, Boulder Colorado
1994 Where Does Europe End? Ankara, Turkey
1994 Between Family Lines, Small Mansion Art Centre/Tom Allen Centre/Wood Green Central Library, London and Untitled Gallery, Sheffield
1994 Public Domain, Centre d’Art Santa Monica, Barcelona
1993 Celebrating the Inner City, Museum of the Moving Image London
1991 Docklands Sites, Gill Gallery, Newham, London
1991 Photomontage Now, Manchester City Art Gallery 1991 Digital Highways, Agnes Etherington Arts Centre, Kingston Ontario
1990 If You Lived Here (curated by Martha Rosler), Dia Art Foundation, New York
1989 Public Art Works Goldsmiths Gallery London & tour.
1989 The Self Portrait, South Bank London and Frauen Museum,Bonn.
1989 Council House, Bristol 1989 Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool.
1989 Urban Renewal in England, Techniche Universität, Berlin and Barbican Centre, London
1988 Critical Montage, Small Mansion Arts Centre, London
1988 City Visions and Revisions, Bronx River Arts Centre & Gallery, New York
1988 Future Dock Warehouse, Amsterdam
1988 Shelter Annual Conference, Nottingham
1988 Heroes, AIR Gallery London
1987 Local, Impressions Gallery, York.
1987 State of the Nation, Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, Coventry
1987 State of the Art (curated by Sandy Nairne) ICA, London and tour
1986 Printing is Easy, Woodlands Gallery, London and tour
1986 War of Images, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
1985 Docklands Community Poster Project, A-Space, Toronto and tour
1985 Images from London’s Docklands, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia
1985 Kunst Mit Eigen-Sinn (curated by Valie Export), Museum des 20. Jahrhunderts, Vienna
1984 Camerawork (curated by Shirley Read), Royal Festival Hall, London
1984 Future of Metropolises, Techniche Universität, Berlin
1984 Social Space – a Documentary (curated by Barbara Fischer), Walter Phillips Gallery, Banff
1984 Frieden, ein Wort und…Bilder und…,Kunstverein Wolfsburg
1983 Atlantis Gallery, London 1983 Artspace, NSW Australia
1982 Camerawork Gallery, London
1980 Richard Demarco Gallery, Exhibition of work by members of the Free International University, Edinburgh Festival.
1980 Cockpit Gallery, London
1980 Arts Centre, Bristol
1980 Issue – Social Strategies by Women Artists (curated by Lucy Lippard), ICA, London
1979 New Gallery, Totnes, Devon
1978 Whitechapel Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London
1978 Art for Society, Whitechapel (curated by Nick Serota) Gallery, London and Ulster Museum, Belfast
1978 Art for Whom? (curated by Richard Cork) Serpentine Gallery, London
1977 Art as Activity in the Context of Reality, Galeria Remont, Warsaw
1977 In Sickness and in Health, CEAC, Toronto
1976 Frankfurter Kunstverein
1975 Festival of Independent British Cinema, Arnolfini, Bristol