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EDUCATION

2001 – 2002 Psychology and Italian (120 credits) Lancaster University

2003 – 2006 BA Textiles, Visual Arts (Hons) Goldsmiths College, University of London

2011 – Modern Philosophy module, Birkbeck, University of London

CURRENT AND UPCOMING

2020 – Facilitating Z-Crits for ARTQUEST London

2020 – Mindful drawing workshops, Herts

2020 – Developing a new series of work, look out on Instagram for the latest images

SELECT EXHIBITIONS & COMMISSIONS

2019 – 1 of 9 artist/researcher projects selected for Stage 1 funding: Trellis UCL

2019 – Weaving Worlds, Artist and The Machine Day, Barbican

2017 – Laboratory of Dark Matters, Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

2017 – Laboratory of Dark Matters, Guest Projects, Hackney

2016 – Solo show, Art and Design Gallery, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield

2015 – A Letter in Mind, The National Brain Appeal, Oxo Tower, London

2015 – Structure, Texture, Future, The Nunnery Gallery, London

2015 – Common Bodies, East Street Arts, Leeds

2014 – Art Language Location Festival, Cambridge University, Cambridge

2013 – Cross disciplinary group show: A Matter of Substance, APT Gallery, Deptford

2012 – Selected for Dangerous Curves Ahead, Bow Arts Open, Bermondsey Project, London

2012 – Commission: Historic Royal Palaces, Inter-generational Project, Wapping

2011 – Group exhibition: Drawing Connections Siena Arts Institute, Siena, Italy

2011 – Lead artist cross-disciplinary exhibition: A Theory of Everything, Core Gallery, Deptford

2010 – Commission: ‘Can’ (Adaptation), for Deptford X Gallery Plots, London SE

2010 – Group exhibition: At Play, South Hill Park, Berkshire

2009 – Commission ‘Module’ for Crafts Council, Origin, Somerset House, London

2008 – Group show Effuse: ‘Indevelopment’ & ‘Spin Bang’, Constance Howard Gallery, London

2007 – Residency exhibition: Rules & Regs, The Maltings, Farnham, Surrey

2007 – Group exhibition At Play, South Hill Park, Berkshire

2006 – The Textile Collective group show: Truman Brewery, London

RESIDENCIES

2015-16 –School of Creative Arts, University of Hertfordshire

2007 – Rules and Regs, Farnham Maltings, Farnham, Surrey

AWARDS

2016 – Grants for the Arts Funding, Arts Council England

2013 – a-n The Artists Information Company Re:View Bursary

SELECT TALKS & SEMINARS

2019 –Lecture and Tutorials, School of Creative Arts, University of Hertfordshire

2017 – Talk, Cultures Combine: Art and Science, Royal Institution, London

2016 – Artists Talk, University of Hertfordshire

2015 – Artist Talk, Sevenoaks Visual Arts Forum, Kaleidoscope Gallery, Sevenoaks

2012 – Artist Talk, Goldsmiths College, New Cross, London

2011 – Lead Artist Talk, ‘A Theory of Everything’ Core Gallery, London

2010 – The Drawing Experiment, Core Gallery, London

2009 – Master Class, Somerset House, London

FACILITATION AND CHAIRING

2018 – Facilitator, Contemporary Arts Research Group event, University of Hertfordshire

2017 – Chair, Institute of Physics Event, Whitby Museum, UK

2017 – Chair, LabTalk+ Symposium, Laboratory of Dark Matters, Guest Projects

2015 – Bow Arts Professional Development Programme: Bow Skills Lab, chairing Galleries and Curators Panel with representatives from White Cube, Sunday Painters, Zabludowicz Collection and Crafts Council

2015 – Chair discussion event, academic/artist residency with Birkbeck College

2007 – present, Engine ChatChat peer crit, currently resident at Bow Arts and SVAF

2011 – 2012 Co-founder and chair of cross-disciplinary discussion forum ideas-matter-sphere

WRITING

2015 – Artist Blog, amatterofeverything.wordpress.com

2014/5 – Art news and event reports for Lewisham Education Arts Network website

2012 – a-n online news, conference report: Arts Education in England Under Scrutiny

2007 – Essay ‘What is Drawing For? Loughborough University Drawing Journal

MEDIA

2013 – Interview for Degree Show Catalogue, Leeds University

2012 – an-magazine, April 2012, Artist’s Interview on OpenAIR

2012 – Research paper: At Play: Curatorial Notes about Playfulness, by Cally Trench & Dr Outi Remes

2011 – Core Gallery Interview Series by Chantelle Purcell, ‘A Theory of Everything Exhibition’

2009 – Financial Times, How to Spend it, article by Emma Crichton-Miller

2007 – BBC Berks Breakfast Show, interview live in studio

Bringing People Together

The artist facilitates peer crit groups for other artists in various locations (see above for more information). Plus two reading groups with artists, one reading texts covering New Materialisms which has been going since 2016.

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