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Selected Exhibitions:

Upcoming

  • Commission for Turf Projects, Croydon, UK
  • New work from URRA/ Gasworks residency in Buenos Aires, Argentina

2016

  • ONLINE a new commission for Up Projects, UK
  • Drawing Biennial 2017, Drawing Room, London
  • 3 Dartboard ( Constellation), Thames-Side Studios Gallery, London
  • Air: Display A Show in The Sky, Ox Art, London

2016

  • URRA, Galería Del Infinito, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • VG Group Exhibition, Annely Juda, London
  • Foreign Objects, CCA Derry, N. Ireland
  • TABLE, Tannery Projects, London
  • Contributed to ‘hmn’  a quarterly event organised by Anne Tallentire & Chris Fite-Wassilak

2015   

  • ‘The Juicers’, Fig-2 50/50, at ICA, London (Solo)
  • ‘The Interior’, Ditto Gallery, London
  • ‘Gotas’ Annka Kultys Gallery, London  (Solo)
  • ‘Graphics Interchange Format’, Focal Point Gallery, Southend
  • ‘3 | Juicers', Fig-2 1/50, at ICA, London (Solo)
  • 'Drawing Biennial 2015 ', Drawing Room, London

2014 

  • 'Art Lending Library', Crown Street Gallery, Darlington
  • 'Hey', performance part of Artlicks Weekend (solo)
  • 'Tan Lines', Tannery Arts, London
  • Recipient of Artists International Development Funding to travel and make work in Mexico

2013 

  • ‘Rough Play’ South London Gallery (Solo)
  • 'Monster', Ikon, Birmingham, UK
  • ‘Drawing Biennial 2013’, Drawing Room, London
  • 'Working on the Inside II' at Tannery Arts, London

2012 

  • 'Power Plays', The Gallery, Arts University Bournemouth, UK (Solo)
  • ‘Dawdle’, Space, London
  • 'Working on the Inside' at Tannery Arts, London
  • 'Fought (the play & the film)', Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Newcastle upon Tyne
  • 'Monster', Focal Point Gallery, UK
  • 'Art Lending Library', Glasgow International at Market Gallery

2011 

  • 'Fought (the re-enactment)', Performance, London
  • 'A New Ceremony For Hampstead', Camden Arts Centre, London
  • 'Song For A Tradesmen Choir', Camden Arts Centre, London
  • 'Have you Been Sworn? (at Highgate)', Camden Arts Centre, London
  • ' A Trick of the Light', Core Gallery, London

2010 

  • ‘The Black and White Stall’, Art Car Boot Fair, London
  • ‘Cine Tech 2010 HD’ screening night at Primo Alonso
  • ‘Colour Me Blind’, 52 Meters, London (solo)
  • ‘Multiplicity of a Moment’, Five Hundred Dollars, London (Two person show)

2009 

  • ‘A HA HA’, Jerwood Project Space, London (solo)
  • ‘Magic Order’ Art Car Boot Fete at Big Chill Festival
  • ‘Jumbal Sale’ project at Artists Jumble Sale, Artquest, London
  • ‘Monument ‘performance at Musée des Beaux-arts de Nantes, France
  • ‘Le Belle Chaise ‘ Atelier/Performance, Nantes, France
  • ‘Drawing 2009’ Biennale fundraiser, Drawing Room, London

2008 

  • ‘Without You It’s Nothing’, project as part of Deptford X, London
  • ‘Poignancy Passing Muster’, V22 at Wharf Road, London (Group)
  • ‘Ripe for Revisiting on a Daily Basis’, 52 Meters, London (Group)

Residencies and Awards:

  • 2017  Gasworks / URRA Residency in Buenos Airies to realise Patagonia/ Wales project 
  • 2017   Shortlisted for the Vordemberge-Gildewart Prize
  • 2014   Recipient of Artists International Development Award to travel and make work in Mexico
  • 2011   Recipient of Arts Council England Funding to create two major new works

Curatorial:

  • 2016       Programmed ‘What is the Digital Draw?’, Drawing Room, London
  • 2012       FYI, exhibition of public information films, Pump House Gallery, London
  • 2007 -10 Co-Director and co-founder of CollectingLiveArt

Publications:

  • 2015  ‘Rough Play’ in Critical Contemporary Culture journal (CCC)
  • 2012   'Power Plays', The Gallery, Arts University Bournemouth

Talks/ Teaching:

  • Ongoing Visiting Tutor at Arts University Bournemouth
  • 2016  El Centro Cultural MATTA, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2016 ‘TABLE’ talk with curator Ben Roberts, artists Rachael Champion and Ox Art, Tannery projects, London
  • 2015  Various artists talks for Fig.2, London 
  • 2015  CCC Panel Discussion on ‘Play’ 
  • 2014  Collecting New Media & Performance Art, Contemporary Art Society and London Art Fair
  • 2013  Contributing symposium speaker, Exploring Pro-Social Conflict, SLG, London
  • 2012  Panel member for 'The Real World' discussion at Whitechapel Gallery
  • 2011  Panel discussion about ‘Show’ exhibition at Jerwood Space, London
  • 2010  'Futurising', artist talk and panel discussion, London
  • 2010  'How to Sell Performance work', talk for Artquest, London
  • 2009  Conversations, at LISTE 09, Basel, talks programme by CollectingLiveArt

         Taught at Wimbledon School of Art, Hatfield University, Nantes School of Art, Villa Arson, Royal College of Art, Artsadmin, Norwich University College of Arts and University of the Arts London.

Education:

  • 2001-2004   BA Fine Art Painting, Wimbledon School of Art, London.