Biography

 

Born 18/12/1983, Salisbury, UK

Lives and works in London, UK

Currently represented by Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris

 

2010-12 MFA Masters of Fine Art, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

2003- 06 BA Hons Art and Visual Culture, UWE Bristol School of Arts Media and Design, Bristol

2002-03 Foundation Diploma in Art Media and Design, The Arts Institute at Bournemouth, Bournemouth

 

Residencies & Awards:


2015 Troy Town Art Pottery Residency, London, November 2015

2015 Standpoint Futures Residency, London, February- March 2015

2012 Extract II Young International Art Prize, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen

2009-2010 The Rootstein Hopkins Artist Award, Spike Island, Bristol

2006-2007 UWE Junior fellowship, Spike Island, Bristol

 

Current/Forthcoming: 

NADA Miami Beach, December 7th – 10th, 2017, Booth with Antoine Levi 

Morsa, Studio Amaro, solo exhibition, Naples, opens 10 November 2017 

 

Solo Exhibitions/projects:

2017  Opening Times, online artwork commission launching  9 January 2017

2016   Châteaux Double Wide series (Chamber Aide), Lightbox commission by Zoe Williams, Project Number, London

2015   Pel, Solo exhibition, Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris

2014   Movements in Love, Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris

             You Consume Me,  solo, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen

2013    Soft Paste, The Studio warehouse Gallery, Glasgow

2010    A Skvader, OUTPOST and The Contemporary Arts Society, Norwich Castle, Norwich

              The Flight of O, Spike Island, Bristol

2009   The Sickly Trickle, Trove Projects, Birmingham


Selected Group Exhibitions/projects:

 

2017 

(X) A Fantasygroup exhibition and performance commission, 7 September – 7 October 2017

Performing Objects- weekend event and symposium, Kunstraum, London

2016 

Sex Living – New Noveta residency fundraiser, one night event, London

Centers of Indetermination, Group Show, SixtyEight Art Institute, Copenhagen (current)

Skins, Group Show, Ellis King, Dublin

Tender Touches, Austrian Cultural Forum, London

Paris Internationale  2016, Booth with Galerie Antoine Levi, Paris

Chateaux Double Wide Pop up bar, for solo exhibition by Urara Tsuchiya, Union Pacific, London

AFA 2, cur. by 63rd-77th Steps, hosted by Art-O-Rama, Marseille

ART-O-RAMA, Marseille International Fair of Contemporary Art, Booth with Galerie Antoine Levi, Marseille

H Y P E R C O N N E C T E D,  cur. by João Laia, MMOMA, part of 5th Moscow International Biennale of Young Artists, Moscow

Chateaux Double Wide, Glasgow International 2016, collaborative project with Urara Tsuchiya and others, Glasgow

Dream Hong Kong, online fair with Galerie Antoine Levi

ESPERANTO, group exhibition curated by Cura, Rowing Projects, London

Thirty Shades of White, Group show, Praz Delavallade Gallery, Paris

ARCO, Madrid with Galerie Antoine Levi, Madrid

 

2015

Watch yourself, cur. by David Dale Gallery in association with Video Art Network Lagos and UK:NG Festival, Rele, Lagos

KALEIDOSCOPE Magazine videoclub #COCKSANDCUNTS cur. by Francesca Gavin for the Fall issue 2015

Valse Opaleone night group performative event curated by Vincent Honoré for Paris Internationale, Paris

Impossible Love, group show curated by Vincent Honoré, Projektraum, Vienna

Eternal Bronzer,  collaborative event project as part of Art Licks Weekend, Penarth Centre, London

The Chic and The Borderline, One night event in collaboration with DRAF (David Roberts Art Foundation) as part of Art international Istanbul

Outrage, group show, cur. Joel Riff, Cite des arts, Paris

SHOW ROOM, group show curated by Its Our Playground, Glassbox Art Space, Paris

Studies in Velvet, house show/event with with Urara Tsuchiya and others, Glasgow

Spring/Summer 2015group show with Maripol and Clare Stephenson DCA, Dundee

 

2014 

Artissima, International Fair of Contemporary Artwith Galerie Antoine Levi, Turin

COCKTAIL III, Collaborative project with Lucie Akerman, KARST, Plymouth  

Mood is Made / Temperature Is Taken, group show curated by Quinn Latimer, The Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Glasgow

 

2013

Golden Sunrise group online project screened at Peckham Moving Image Festival

Diamond Dust – A shifting grammar of originality, CIRCA Projects, Edinburgh, screening

COCKTAIL, Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham,  one night event & collaborative project with Lucie Akerman, curated by Candice Jacobs

OD, The Attic, One Thoresby Street, Nottingham, Screening

1913, Tramway, Glasgow, screening

 

2012

EXTRACT II, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen

Easy Living, Group Show curated by Jocelyn Villemont & Camille Le Houezec with Less is More Projects, Paris

Don’t Leave Me This Way, The MFA International Show, The Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin

The MFA Degree show, The Glue Factory, Glasgow

P.D.A, Curtain Showroom, The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow

 

2011

Castles of Illusion, Intermedia Gallery, The CCA, Glasgow

COCKTAIL, The Motorcycle Showrooms, Bristol

The launch of O,  one night event, OUTPOST and The Contemporary Arts Society, Norwich Castle, Norwich

 

2010

Thy Kingdom Came, Una Tittel, Berlin

 

2009

Alternating Between the Two, Exhibit X, London

The Seed, collaborative one night event, Plan 9, Bristol

 

2008

Primer, Fellowship show, Spike Island, Bristol

 

2007

The Wrong Place, group selected exhibtion, Bristol Pro Cathedral, Bristol

The Hammer Party, Fellowship Space, Spike Island Studios, Bristol

2005 Embellish, The Foyer, Faculty of Arts, Media and Deign UWE, Bristol

2004 Frame Academy, The Royal West Of England Academy, Bristol

 

Other Projects:

 

2013  Motivate, Music video commission for Glasgow based group Lovers’ Rights

2010-11 Rez-de- chaussee, Artist led space, co-organiser, Glasgow

2009 Show me heaven, ongoing research project in collaboration with Brin Frost, Athens, Greece

2008-09 Plan 9, board member of artist led group and space, Bristol

2008 The Far West Metro Store, Art worker, Arnolfini and Plan 9 Off Site Project, Bristol

 

Bibliography:

2016

CURA. NO.21, Front Cover & Essay by Florencia Chernajovsky ‘Bodily Landscapes’

Artforum, March 2016, Review of ‘Pel’, at Antoine Levi by Phil Taylor

2014 You Consume Me,  solo exhibition catalogue, published in conjunction with You Consume Me,  solo, Kunstforeningen GL STRAND, Copenhagen

2011 Centenary Programme /100 Years of the Contemporary Arts Society What’s Next? Edited by Lucy Byatt and Allon Kaye.

2010 The Flight of O, Limited edition monograph produced in collaboration with modern activity, with texts by Marie-Anne McQuay, Laurence Figgis and Brin Frost.