CV

Born Sunderland, UK, 1990. Based in Leeds, UK.

Education

Syllabus III, jointly delivered by Wysing Arts Centre; Eastside Projects; New Contemporaries; S1 Artspace; Spike Island; Studio Voltaire and Iniva, 2017-2018 (More info)

Goldsmiths, University of London, BA Fine Art First Class Honours, 2010-2013

South Tyneside College, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, 2009-2010

Awards & Residencies

Arts Council England Developing Your Creative Practice, August 2021 - August 2022

Solo Residency at The Art House, Wakefield, June-July 2021  

Henry Moore Foundation Artists Award grant, July 2020

Yorkshire Sculpture International Sculpture Network 2020 Supported by Henry Moore Institute, The Hepworth Wakefield, Leeds Art Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park & Yorkshire Sculpture International, June - September 2020

a-n Artist Bursary, 2020

Yorkshire Sculpture International Associate Artist Supported by Henry Moore Institute, The Hepworth Wakefield, Leeds Art Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park & Yorkshire Sculpture International, January - September 2019

Solo & Duo Shows

2021     Everything Is Still Floating, solo exhibition at The Art House, Wakefield, 28 July - 4 September 2021

2018     The Many-Limbed Machine of My Ancestral Makers as part of Life in a Northern Town, with Rene McBrearty, The NewBridge Project,                               Gateshead, for the Great Exhibition of the North 2018

2018     Jill & Josh & Their Dead Petz, with Joshua Hart, Basement Arts Project, Leeds

2017     On the House, London

2017     Punctum, Serf, Leeds

2016     Modular Intercourse, Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, Leeds

2015     One Million Years B.C. with Joshua Hart, CBS Gallery, Liverpool

 

Selected Group Shows

2020    Well now, hold on / maybe I won’t go to sleep at all / and it’ll be a beautiful white night / or else I’ll collapse / completely…,

            new audio commission of 6 episodes for a 24 hour broadcast event coinciding with the summer solstice, curated by Freya Dolley and

            Samuel Hasler in collaboration with madeinroath.

2019     Associated Matter, group exhibition as part of Yorkshire Sculpture International, The Bothy Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield

2019     Postcurse, Freehold Projects, Leeds

2019     All His Ghosts Must Do My Bidding, new commission as part of group exhibition, Wysing Arts Centre, Bourn 

2019     Guiltee Pleasures, group exhibition curated by QT COLLECTIVE, OHKAYGALL, York

2019     Shelf Spanish City, Spanish City, Whitley Bay

2018     KNOCK KNOCK South London Gallery, London

2018     QUARANTINE The Ridings Shopping Centre, Wakefield

2018     Known Unknowns The Saatchi Gallery, London

2018     Can We Still Be Friends, Guest Projects, London

2018     Syllabus Mix, Guest Projects, London

2018     more of an avalanche, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge

2017     The Library Illusion, sculpture commission, Leeds Central Library

2017     FORWARD, Recent Activity, Birmingham

2017     Members' Show 2017 selected by Andy Holden, OUTPOST, Norwich

2017     Revolting Serfs, Serf, Leeds

2017     WAR PIG, Acme Studios, London

2017     nawki, curated by 12ø Collective, various locations

2017     Hold Fast, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

2017     Eternal Interstice, Lady Beck, Leeds
2017     Junk In The Trunk, touring exhibition curated by Your Beautiful Collective, Bones and Pearl / Copeland Park / Turf Projects / The Bomb Factory 

2017     DoubleYolk presents - Part 1: Hand In, 36 Lime Street, Newcastle

2017     An Offering to Baba Yaga, Serf, Leeds

2017     Hybrid Art Fair, Madrid

2017     Woodham Fever: CLUBLAND, DIY Space For London

2016     30works30days, online 

2016     Five Finger Discount, Bronze Dog Project Space, Gothenburg

2016     Shape Arts' 40th Birthday Bonanza, Platform Southwark, London

2016     The Manchester Contemporary, Old Granada Studios, Manchester

2016     Taction, Serf, Leeds

2016     30/30, 12ø Collective, London

2016     Lick It Up, Baby, Lick It Up, Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, Leeds

2015     Cascading Relevant Information, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool

2014     Thunderdome, with The Institute of Jamais Vu, Blip blip blip, Leeds

2014     Star Wars, with The Institute of Jamais Vu, Basic Space, Dublin

2014     The Day Job, Hoxton Basement, London

2013     GULP, Bearspace, London

2013     Goldsmiths Degree Show, Goldsmiths, London

Publications

2021     Commemorative Space: Artist Reflections On Monumentality in Leeds. Edited by Rebecca Senior.

2020     Eternal Interstice, contributor to online publication

2018     The Many-Limbed Machine of My Ancestral Makers. Artist book, available on request.

2018     Known Unknowns. Exhibition catalogue published by the Saatchi Gallery.

2018     Not only Library Assistants haunt these shelves. Pamphlet edited by David Steans. Commissioned by David Steans and Leeds Arts                                 University for the exhibition Library Interventions: Moving Knowledge

2018     Counterpoint. Risograph publication by Syllabus III. Commissioned by Wysing Arts Centre for more of an avalanche

2016     Swan Song, contributor to online publication 

2016     Eternal Interstice, contributor to online publication 

2015     Swan Song, contributor to online publication 

2014     Swan Song, contributor to online publication 

Selected Press, Features & Talks

2021     A Conversation with Jill McKnight, The Ratchets and Nails of Art podcast

2019     Interview and Feature, The Yorkshire Post: Culture & The Guide, 21 August 2020

2019     All His Ghosts Must Do My Bidding exhibition review, Art Monthly, 429, September 2019

2019     Associated Matter exhibition review, After View, September 2019

2019     Interview, The Making of a Truly Radical Arts Centre, Buried in the British Countryside, Elephant Magazine, 10 July 2019

2018     Interview, Confess Magazine, 7 June 2018

2018     Circles of Recognition, Structures of Support, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds, 7 February 2018

2018     Jill & Josh & Their Dead Petz exhibition review, Corridor8, 6 January 2018

2015     One Million Years B.C. exhibition review, Corridor8, 5 May 2018

2014     Thunderdome review, Corridor8, 26 June 2014

Collections

The Saatchi Gallery  

Private Collections in UK and Spain

Other
Collaborative practice with Joshua Hart 
Co-founder and studio at Serf

Co-director at The Institute of Jamais Vu