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CV

Education

  • 2012–17
    PhD (Practice-based Fine Art, AHRC-funded), Goldsmiths College, London. Thesis title: 'MacGuffin'
  • 2001–03
    MA (Sculpture), Royal College of Art, London
  • 1997–2000
    BFA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class) Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, University of Oxford

Selected Exhibitions

  • 2018
    The Model, the Mimic and the Dupe, New Walk Museum and Gallery, Leicester
  • Index, residency and Sonic Geometry, Arquipélago, Centro de Artes Contemporâneas, São Miguel, Açores
  • Dingus, a six-part radio serial, ResonanceFM, London (post-production)
  • 2017
    Portrait (for a Screenplay) of Beth Harmon, Tenderpixel, London
  • Encontros para além da História, CIAJG, Guimarães
  • 2016
    FADE IN: INT. ART GALLERY - DAY, Swiss Institute, New York
  • Répétition, Boghossian Foundation - Villa Empain, Brussels (catalogue)
  • Another Reality: After Lina Bo Bardi, Stroom Den Haag
  • Objects Make Me, performance event, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
  • 2015
    Over you / you, Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts, Ljubljana (catalogue)
  • Art in restaurants is on the same level as food in museums – Niles Crane, Turf Projects, Croydon
  • A Studio in Hand Reading, Kunstverein, Amsterdam
  • MUD ∞, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh
  • Residency, Beta-Local, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • 2014
    The Crime Was Almost Perfect, Witte de With, Rotterdam (catalogue)
  • Mussel Mind (Loaded Die), Askeaton Contemporary Arts Residency, Ireland
  • Detours - after détournement, Enclave, London
  • Pistachio Sunset, Arcade Fine Arts, London
  • 2013
    Set Theory, GP & N Vallois, Paris
  • The Year of the Flood, Flood, Dublin
  • In form express and admirable (in a sense lying, in a sense not), curatorial project: exhibition, screening, publication, Camberwell Space/Camberwell College of Art, London (publication)
  • Form and Feeling, symposium, curatorial and presentation, Camberwell College of Art, London
  • 2012
    The Stone of Folly, DownStairs, Hertfordshire
  • UK Visual Arts Residency, Cove Park, Scotland
  • Accidentally on Purpose, new work for web project/exhibition, QUAD, Derby
  • 2011
    A Darkness More Than Night, QUAD, Derby
  • A Slowdown at the Museum, Extra City (Kunsthal Antwerpen), Antwerp
  • Gingko Goethe Garden, Arcade Fine Arts, London
  • The Big Society (curator: Alice Motard), Galerie GP & N Vallois, Paris
  • Signy & Olaf Willums Art Foundation Residency, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Maybe I Should Have Called It ‘My Life In 19 Minutes’, Calder Foundation, New York
  • Lapidarium, ZINGERpresents, Amsterdam
  • 2010
    The Snail, Serpentine Gallery commission, London
  • Shadow Effect, The Company, Los Angeles
  • The Island Studio Dispatches, IPS, Birmingham
  • Leading Men, Leading Men, ZINGERpresents, Amsterdam
  • A Stranger’s Window, Moot / Nottingham Castle and Gallery
  • 2009
    Hyperborean Manners Rob Tufnell, London
  • 0.0814440536499023 °WL…, ZINGERpresents (London), London
  • 2008
    Production Still, with the Hex, Moot, Nottingham
  • Zoo Art Fair (with ZINGERpresents), London
  • Exchange, The Arts Gallery, University of the Arts, London
  • Original Intent (London), Nought to Sixty, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (catalogue)
  • Märzbau, Poliflur, Berlin
  • 2007
    I can’t live without…, The Showroom, London
  • NADA (with ZINGERpresents, NL), Miami
  • Original Intent, ZINGERpresents, Amsterdam
  • Art Amsterdam, Amsterdam
  • Those quaint moments of distress, Montana Berlin, Berlin
  • The Nature of Things, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam
  • 2006
    Questioning Strangers, Frisbee, Miami Beach / Los Angeles
  • Hoe Premiere, Netherlands Fotomuseum / Gil & Moti, Rotterdam
  • Eek, Redruth, Cornwall
  • Schnipp Schnapp Initiative, Brix, Berlin
  • Everything Must Go, VTO, London
  • Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam
  • 2005
    Schnipp Schnapp, Kunst Klub, Berlin
  • Victim, 1000000mph, London
  • If You’re Feeling Sinister, Alona Kagan, New York
  • Jonathan Callan and Mike Cooter, ZINGERpresents, Tilburg
  • Siege, Sidney Street, London
  • Film Stuben, Tirola Alpenstadl, Berlin
  • 2004
    intermission, 27 Spital Square, London
  • Reduced, Century Gallery, London
  • 2003
    Frieze Art Fair 2003, Regents Park, London
  • British Deaf Film Festival 2003, Wolverhampton
  • Cold Stew, VTO, London
  • Portobello Film Festival, 2003, London
  • Bootleg, Spitalfields Market, London
  • The Show One, Royal College of Art, London
  • Minutes Before It’s Too Late…, Hockney Gallery, London
  • 2002
    Hold Your Horses, RCA Sculpture School, London
  • 2000/01
    New Contemporaries 2000, Milton Keynes, Manchester and Edinburgh
  • The Occupier, Pump House Gallery, London, and The Gallery, Stratford-upon-Avon
  • BFA Show, Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford
  • Bildung, Chessels Gallery, Edinburgh
  • Racing Post, Ruskin School and Fine Art, Oxford
  • 1999
    Eating at the Sunshine Café, Dolphin Gallery, Oxford
  • 1998
    Chapel, Dolphin Gallery, Oxford