​​info // CV

 

b. 1991 (Dover, UK)

Based in Kent & Edinburgh, UK

 

           Education​​

              2017 - 2019  MFA Contemporary Art Practice, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh

              2010 - 2013  ​BA (Hons) Fine Art, University for the Creative Arts 
              2009 - 2010  Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, University for the Creative Arts

Commissioned Projects

2020 (As OOR_Scintilla): Whiteadder: Heart of the Lammermuirs project,            

          Whiteadder Water Valley, Scotland. In conjunction with AOC Archaeology, 

          East Lothian Council and Scottish Borders Council

2017-18 CHALKUP21 (art + architecture trail project), Dover Arts    

                Development, Dover District.

2014-16 DMAG (Dover Museums & Arts Group): 'Joined Up', Dover Arts

                Development with Aylesham Heritage Centre, Dover District

Affiliations
2019-20 EMBASSY Gallery, Edinburgh
2018- OOR_Scintilla
2014- Dover Arts Development

2013-15 Collaborative Research Group (CRG), CRATE, Margate

2014 Gravesham Arts Consortium, Gravesend

2012-13 The WildArt Group, Kent (co-founder)

Solo Exhibitions / Projects

2017  Hold Still, Space Gallery, Folkestone​

2015 TEST SPACE, UCA Canterbury, Kent

2014 Curating the Self, various locations, Kent

Group Exhibitions

2019

MFA Degree Show 2019, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

Noisy Familiars, Settlement Projects, Edinburgh (two person show)

2018

Trading Zone, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Confabulate State, EMBASSY Gallery, Edinburgh

Pivotal Habitus, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

2016 ​

Mews #2: Routes, JakBox, London

OPEN STUDIO, DAD Project Space, Dover

The Umwelts Field Dispensary, Whitstable Biennale Satellite

Joined Up, The Maison Dieu, Dover

 

2015 

A Transmission of Sorts, UNForm Projects, Manchester

Continually Shifting the Dust, TEST SPACE, UCA Canterbury

 

2014 

Latencies, Galerie 65, ESADHaR Le Havre, France

CRG @ The HQ, Whitstable Biennale 2014, Whitstable 

Footfall, Gravesend Borough Market, Gravesend 

CRG (The Survey), CRATE, Margate 

 

​2013

Object Abuse, Spinach, London 

Platform Graduate Showcase 2013, Turner Contemporary, Margate

Motionless Traveller III, A.B. Crush, Canterbury & Pop-Up Gallery de Synesthésie, Paris

BA Fine Art Degree Show 2013, University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury

Come As You Go, CRATE, Margate

 

2012

Neo, Islington Arts Factory, London

Octo Ray 3, UCA Canterbury

Susan's Camp, Whitstable Biennale/Satellite, Whitstable

Performances / Events / Broadcasts

2020 Radiophrenia 2020 production commission

2020 Performance, Forest Arts digital residency, Edinburgh

2019 Radio broadcast: Moonah Community Radio (MCR), Tasmania,                     Australia. Programmed by Sisters Akousmatica.

2019 Performance: Slugs + Snails by Tragicom Collective, West Barns                 Arts, Dunbar

2019 Radio performance: Radiophrenia 2019, CCA Glasgow

2019 Performances: Noisy Familiars / Settle Doon,

          Settlement Projects, Edinburgh

2019 Performance: Critical/Fictional Investigations: Site, Sound and        

         Listening, organised by Rebecca Collins, Edinburgh Sculpture

         Workshop, Edinburgh 

2018 Performance: CitricACID, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

2018 Crate Conversations (Domino), CRATE, Margate

2017 Artist-led walks, Chalkup21 project, Dover

2016 Panel talk member: Art education & DIY culture,

         SMIIF 2016, Threads Kent, Folkestone

2016 Curated walk: (To The Garden): A Walk & Talk Through Time &          

          the Seasons. In collaboration with Elspeth Penfold, Turner 

          Contemporary's Wasteland Research Group & The Garden Gate

          Project, Margate

2016 Performance: DocLab/MadLab, UNForm Projects, MadLab &            

          PAPER Gallery, Manchester

2016 Narrative walk: A Gathering Guide, Whitstable Biennale Satellite

​2015 Narrative walk: ​Mining the Lines​, East Kent coalfield, Kent

2014 Louisa Love has my hard drive! performance lecture + workshop

          in collaboration with Trish Scott

2014 Group guest talk, g39 WARP Breakfast Club, Cardiff Contemporary,             Cardiff

2014 Artist talk, École Supérieure d'Art et Design Le Havre/Rouen,

          Le Havre, France

2014 Artist talk, University for the Creative Arts, Canterbury

Residencies / Awards / Collections

2020 Digital residency, Forest Arts, Edinburgh

2018/19 Andrew Grant Award, Edinburgh College of Art

2016 Residency at UNForm Projects, Manchester

2014-15 Graduate residency: UCA Canterbury & ESADHaR, Le Havre 

2014 Residency in The Trish Scott Archive, various locations 

2016- Film in Aylesham Heritage Centre's permanent museum collection as part of residency for DMAG: Joined Up project by Dover Arts Development

2013 Shortlisted for the CVAN Platform Graduate Award 2013

          by Turner Contemporary

Collaborative / Curatorial Projects

2020 

DAD Artists at Home, Dover Arts Development (project curator)

2015

Work and Art: How Artists Make a Living ​symposium and exhibition,

 UCA / Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury (co-organiser)

Mouton, Maison de l'Université, Rouen, France (co-organiser / curator)

Texts / Publications

It grows with me: on porous borders. Introductory book essay for 'Watercress & Daffodils' by Clare Smith, 2019.

Online essay: You Are Here: A Walk Through Thinking on Walking as Creative Practice, Chalkup21 project, commissioned by Dover Arts Development, 2018

Exhibition photography published in ​Despite Efficiency: Labour, Herbert Read Gallery, 2015

Artwork featured in​ ESC Zine, Postal ESC, ESC Zine Publishing, Dublin, 2014

Artwork featured in ESC Zine, Issue 4 Lost in Translation, ESC Zine Publishing,

Dublin, 2012

Other / Professional

2020- Co-director, Dover Arts Development, Dover

2019-20 Co-director/committee member, EMBASSY Gallery,

               Edinburgh

2019- Gallery Assistant, Royal Scottish Academy

2016- Project curator + marketing assistant, Dover Arts        

           Development

2018  Volunteer Festival Assistant, Edinburgh Art Festival

2016/18 Festival Assistant, Whitstable Biennale 2016

2014-15 Graduate Teaching Assistant, BA (Hons) Fine Art,

           University for the Creative Arts Canterbury 

2014-15 Interregional Artist in Residence and Co-ordinator,

           University for the Creative Arts 

2014 Participated in design, construction & programming of

          Kieren Reed's From The Ground Up: A Social Building,

          Whitstable Biennale 2014

2013 Exhibition assistant: The World in a Box: A Bittersweet Salon,

          Thanet Matchroom (curated by Peter Fillingham)

2012 Exhibition assistant: Picture/Tableau/Screen, Herbert Read               Gallery (curated by Moyra Derby & Matthew de Pulford)

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