education:

2010 - 2014 PhD with Art Practice, ‘Stammers & Echoes: a manifesto’, University of Ulster, Belfast
2007 - 2008 MA Art & Space (Distinction), Kingston University, London
1994 - 1998 BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design, Nottingham Trent University

solo exhibitions:

2017

To be titled
Platform Arts, Belfast

2015

From The Breach
QSS Bedford Street, Belfast

2013

A Point is a Zero-Length Line
Pollen Studios & Gallery, Belfast

2012

Speech Therapy
Institute for Everything Possible, Berlin, Germany

2011

Kiss me and you will see how important I am
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames

2010

Seed
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames

selected group exhibitions:

2015

Nothing is ever as it seems
R Space Gallery, Lisburn
Saloon
Catalyst Arts, Belfast

2014

XIV
Platform Arts, Belfast
Part of the Main
Pollen Studios & Gallery, Belfast
Small Kingdoms
Catalyst Arts, Belfast
Cache
Tomb Street Car Park, Belfast

2013

A Pattern Language
University Gallery, Belfast
Invisibility
Pollen Studios & Gallery and University Gallery, Belfast

2012

Concurrent
Pollen Studios & Gallery, Belfast
ExperiMental
Catalyst Arts, Belfast
Divine Creation II: The Second Coming
Block T, Dublin
Left in View
The Space, Queens University, Belfast

2011

The Black Virgin
Can Serrat Arts Centre, Spain
Spaces of Alterity
Annexinema, Nottingham
Divine Creation
Catalyst Arts, Belfast

2010

Salon Arts Prize
Matt Roberts Arts, Vyner Street, London
Illumini
Shoreditch Town Hall, London
Salon Video Prize
Matt Roberts Arts, Vyner Street, London
Open Road, by Copernicium
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames
versUS
Platform Gallery, Kingston University

2009

Prelude, by Copernicium
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames
Book Launch, by RenwickLoder
Stanley Picker Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames
Festival, by RenwickLoder
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames & 7 Vyner Street, London
Place, Identity, Memory
Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries
ArtyParty
Dame Lane, Dublin

2008

Dude, wake up! Seriously, wake the fuck up!
The Bargehouse, Oxo Tower, London
Homo Ludens Arts Festival
The Academy of Fine Art, Warsaw
Kingston Gateway
Market Hall, Kingston Upon Thames

2007

Two Minds: Artists & Architects
Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

public works, interventions & curatorial projects:

2013

Stroke City Racing
Derry-Londonderry, City of Culture 2013

2011

Daughter of a Voice
El Bruc, Catalonia, Spain
Missing Mass
University of Ulster Library, Belfast

2010

Office of Future Heritages
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames
Nipper Alley, by Copernicium
Kingston Upon Thames

2009

Way Stones
Bushy Park, Surrey
(London Contemporary Arts) Festival, by RenwickLoder
Vyner street, London
Take Me, I’m Yours
Shanghai University of Fine Art, China
Come On!
Caoyang District, Shanghai, China

2008

Art Swap Shop, by RenwickLoder
Surbiton, London
The Palimpsest Public House Project at the Barbican
Open House, London
The Palimpsest Public House Project, Clerkenwell
London Festival of Architecture

writing and publications:

2016

Border Tactics of Artistic Research: Between the Academia and the Art World
Simulacrum Journal, University of Amsterdam
Ulster Research Salon
Visual Artists News Sheet, Visual Artist Ireland

2015

From The Breach
QSS Bedford Street, Limited edition publication & essay
The (Re)Turn of the Glacial (a review of Liam Crichton’s S I L E N T V A L L E Y)
Collected, wearecollected.com

2013

Skin of the Goat
GradCAM/Make Art with Purpose, edited by Dave Loder
ISBN: 978-1-85923-262-0 Distributed by Autonomedia
TV Guide
Pollen Studios & Gallery, publication for Household Arts Festival
Edited by Dave Loder
Stroke City Racing: A New Monument for Derry-Londonderry
Derry-Londonderry City of Culture 2013
Shall we play a game?
Pollen Studios & Gallery, Play exhibition essay

2012

Allotrope Edition 5#, 'Identity'
Allotrope Press, Guested edited by Dave Loder & Mirjami Schuppert
ISSN 2046-2859

2010

Centre for Useless Splendour: A Book
The Centre for Useless Splendour Press, Kingston University
ISBN: 978-0-9563-782-4-8
Residence
Copernicium
ISBN: 978-1-4461-7818-9

2009

Come On
Shanghai University of Fine Art Press
Pause To Enter
Public Art China, Issue 1
(London Contemporary Arts) Festival
DVD, edition of 25

2008

Click, click, click
Kiosk Magazine, Kingston University Press
ISBN: 978-0-9557365-2-0
The X Project
Dude, wake up! Seriously, wake the fuck up! Catalogue
Construction as Performance
Book, edition of 10

2007

Omagh Memorial
Two Minds: Ten Artists + Ten Architects, Golden Thread Gallery
ISBN: 978-0-9557469-0-1

lectures & workshops:

2016

A Short (Cinematic) Introduction to Geo-Linguistics, Invited Lecture
Conor Lecture Theatre, Ulster University, Belfast
Echoing the Past: A Proposal for a Counter-Monument, Invited Speaker
Sites of Memory in Contemporary Art Research Group, University of Amsterdam

2015

Echoing the Past: A Proposal for a Counter-Monument, Conference Paper
Art, Place, Memory Symposium IMMA, Dublin
From The Breach, Performance Lecture
QSS, Belfast
Invited Speaker
1st Research Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale

2014

Inscription, Performance Lecture
Pollen Studios & Gallery, Belfast
An Attempt at Definitions, Panel Discussion
Catalyst Arts, Belfast

2013

Stroke City Racing, 2 day workshop
Derry-Londonderry, City of Culture 2013

2012

Camping Occupying Art-making, Conference paper
Park Schonfeld Academy, dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel
Stammer as Counter-Echo, Echo as Counter-Stammer, Performance Lecture
Park Schonfeld Academy, dOCUMENTA (13), Kassel
Echo as Counter-Monument, Conference paper
University of Ulster RGS Conference, Belfast

2011

Artists Talk
Kingston University
Beyond Text: Making & Unmaking Text
Centre for Creative Collaboration, London

2009

Game Theory, 2 day workshop
Leeds College of Art
Ephemera, 2 day workshop
Toilet Gallery, Kingston Upon Thames

2008

Yourtopia, Artists Talk, School of Landscape Architecture
Kingston University
Omagh Memorial, Artists Talk, School of Landscape Architecture
Kingston University

residencies:

2012

Research Residency, Maybe Education Program, dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel
Institute for Everything Possible, Berlin, Germany

2011

Can Serrat Arts Centre, Spain
Aerial Blue Summer School, Dorinish Island, Ireland

2009 – 2010

Toilet Gallery, Kingston upon Thames

awards:

2013 Individual Artist Award, City of Culture 2013
2011 University of Ulster Research Graduate School Project Funding
2011 Can Serrat Artist Residency Support Stipend
2010 DEL Scholarship
2010 Arts Council England, Individual Grant
2008 Arts Council England, Individual Grant
2007 Omagh Memorial Competition, short listed

other:

2014 - 2016 Visiting Tutor, Undergraduate Architecture, Ulster University
2012 Dissertation Tutor, Postgraduate Architecture, University of Ulster
2012 Artists Assistant (Robin Kahn, NY) dOCUMENTA(13), Kassel, Germany
2012 Co-founder, Ulster Research Salon
2008 - 2010 Part-time Lecturer, Postgraduate Fine Art Department, Kingston University
2009 - 2010 Co-Director & Curator, Toilet Gallery, Kingston upon Thames
2008 - 2009 Research Intern, Centre for Useless Splendour, Kingston University
2005 - 2007 Senior Designer & Artist Liaison, RPP Architects, Belfast
2004 - 2005 Freelance Interior Architect & Graphic Designer, Belfast
2003 - 2004 Interior Architect, Box Architects Ltd, Belfast
1998 - 2003 Interior Designer, Building Design Partnership, Belfast