Born 1980 in Goole, East Yorkshire
Based in Ramsgate and London
2004-2007 MA Fine Art, University of the West of England.
2000-2003 BA (Hons) Fine Art (1st class honours degree), Swansea Institute of Higher Education.
Solo exhibitions and performances
The John Gingell Award, g39, Cardiff
The Origins of Another Artwork, Market Gallery, Glasgow
Phobos Self-Degradation and 11 Minutes, PAC Home, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth
sculpture/bar/performance - Enclave Projects, Deptford, London
Lecture Apathy, solo performance at LCCA, Riiga, Latvia
To appear to have done something..., ROOM, London
I’m so bored of viewing, Engine Room, Wellington, NZ
Lecture Apathy, VCA, Melbourne and The Physics Room, Christchurch
ON ON / PROTEST APATHY, Outlet, Manchester
Double Yes, Solo show, Plan 9, Bristol
Homage to Bruce, In Focus space, Oriel Davies Gallery, Newtown, Wales
Selected group exhibitions / projects
Videonale.14 on tour, Videofest 2K14 Bienal Internacional de Video Y Cine Contemporaneo, Baja California, Mexico.
Videonale.14 on tour HudPromo (organised by Bayerisches Haus), Galerie Odessa, Ukraine
Yearbook Edition exhibition, Enclave Projects, London
Falling in Hankering for Classification, Federation House, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
Performance as Publishing, New York Art Book Fair, MOMA PS1, New York
Videonale.14 on Tour, The Central House of Artists (CHA), Moscow, Russia
MUSLIHAT OK. VIDEO / 6th Jakarta international Video Festival, Jakarta, Indonesia
Appropriation Beyond the Object, Banner Repeater, London
A3 Works, A3 Project Space, Birmingham
Video Dumbo, New York
Brand Innovations for Ubiquitous Authorship, Carroll / Fletcher, London
Words to be Spoken Aloud, curated by Ruth Beale and Nicole Bachmann, Turner Contemporary, Margate
Rule of 3' at Islington Mill, Salford
Videonale v.13, Bonn, Germany
Dawdle, SPACE Studios, London
Young London 2, V22, London
Audio work in Rockmore for the Baltic Triennial, CAC Vilnius, Lithuania.
Document Documenting Documentation, V22 Summer Club, London
It looked like a theatre. Act1, Scene 7: The Apocralypse, hypothetical talks programme curated by Barry Sykes.
Video Apathy screened at Festival of Failure, Chapter Cinema, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff.
Shit show at Malgus/Naudet, Manchester
Testing Ground: Acoustic Mirrors, 176 Zabludowicz Collection, London
Again, A Time Machine, Bookworks project at Spike Island, Bristol
Space Exchange, for The Woodmill, Aid and Abet, Cambridge
Performance as Publishing, South London Gallery, London
Airline, ABC Gallery, Christchurch, New Zealand
Resonance 104.4 FM project Gone With the Wind at Raven Row, London
We Are Grammar, group show, Pratt Manhattan Gallery, New York, USA
The Politics of Utopia conference at Bahktin Centre, Sheffield University
Prop, group show at Departure Gallery, London (curated by Louise Ashcroft)
Collaborators 2, group show, R O O M, London
Super8station, Arnolfini, Bristol
Pile on included into Crosstalk Video Festival, Budapest, Hungary
Trade City, group show represented by Exocet, Contemporary Art Manchester
A Line, A Road, Abridged, Group show, Hold and Freight, London
SALE, Royal Standard, Liverpool
Coalesce, curated by Paul O’Neill, SMART Project space, Amsterdam
Did I tell you I used to be a barbarian?, Group Show, Plan 9, Bristol
INTER exchange, exhibition at HIAP and Galleria Huuto, Helsinki, Finland
An-Froo-Ka, group exhibition at Bristol Zoo Gardens
We Have Net Curtains, Hotel MariaKapel in Hoorn, Holland
Commissions, awards and residencies
John Gingell Award, G39, Cardiff
Garden of Reason, commission for National Trust, Ham House, Richmond
Walk the Line, public commission for EXCHANGE RADICAL MOMENTS festival, LCCA, Latvia
Iteration: Again, large-scale temporal public commission, Tasmania
Commission for Liverpool Biennial for DEADPAN at Royal Standard, Liverpool
Public commission for Field Broadcast, curated by Projeckt, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
Artist-in-residence for Contemporary Art Society, Istanbul Biennial
Residency and public commission for OUTPOST, Contemporary Art Norwich (CAN09)
Public commission for Platform, Vaasa, Finland
INTER exchange, Residency with exhibition at HIAP and Galleria Huuto, Helsinki, Finland
Residency with exhibition at Hotel MariaKapel in Hoorn, Holland
Selected curatorial / organisational projects
2013-2015 COLLABORATIVE RESEARCH GROUP, conception of and coordination of an alternative education programme (perceived as an MA in Doing), hosted by CRATE Studio and project Space.
2012-2013 AUTO-ARCHIVE: A research exhibition in four parts, commissioned by Lionel Dobie Project, Manchester, in partnership with Curatorial Timeshare, Enclave, London
2011-2012 EXHIBITION AS MEDIUM programme, CRATE Studio and project Space, Margate. 12-month programme focusing on alternative exhibition formats, the processes of exhibition making and the de-stabilising of production.
2008-2009 Curator of I AM COMEDY, multi-locational exhibition, screening and event project at Worm (Rotterdam), W139 (Amsterdam), HMK (Hoorn) and Arnolfini (Bristol, UK) including work by Kim Noble, Bedwyr Williams and Olaf Breuning.
<>2005-2008 Co-director of Plan 9, Bristol including curating of BRSLAXVAA (2005), UTSTALLRUMM (2007)
2007 INTER exchange. Residency and exhibition exchange between Bristol and Helsinki.
2005 Co-curator of Curating Degree Zero touring archive, Spike Island.
Publications / resource / talks
2014 Year Book Edition, Enclave Projects, London
Young London catalogue, V22 London
2013 Recap, Onwards..., Solo publication, John Gingell Award, g39, Cardiff
Videonale catalogue and DVD
Interruption: Again catalogue
The Nomadic Studio – Art, Life and the Colonisation of Meanwhile Space, Edition Taube, Stuttgart, 2013
2012 Talk, Plymouth Arts Centre
11 minutes transcribed for CCA Glasgow's publication 2HB
Inert Gas Series: Box included in Oscilations, Paris
Art Forum talks series, UTAS, Hobart, Tasmania.
2011 Performative Tactics and the Reinvention of Public Space, Martin Patrick, Art and The Public Sphere
Protest Apathy included in UTOPIA TOOLBOX_, edited by Juliane Stiegel
2010 ‘Context’, presentation and panel discussion at Knowle West Media Centre
2009 Work included in Periphery, YH485 press in association with Gymnasium.
Axisweb curated selection curated by Anthiny Shapland
2008 In discussion:Gisela Motta and Leandro Lima, chair of discussion of Plan 9’s International residency artists presentation discussion.
Underdogs: Artists in Unusual Places, symposium on DIY artists’ initiatives hosted by Plymouth College of Art and Design.
2007 Navigating the International, public seminar at Watershed, Bristol - in discussion with Alessio Antoniolli (Director, Gasworks)