CV

EXHIBITIONS AND RESIDENCIES

Selected Solo and Group Exhibitions

 

2018

Watermans Art Centre, London, ‘Biorhythmic drawing’ solo show

‘Beyond’ residency, Allenheads Contemporary Arts, Hexham

V&A museum, ‘Noise+Signal’ bio-sensor participatory drawing event

 

2017

ING Discerning Drawing Bursary Prize, Mall Galleries, London, group show

‘A Grand Exposition’, Manchester, group show

RWA Open, Bristol, Animation ‘All of a sudden’ selected for group show

Suite@Horsefall, Manifest Arts Biennial, Manchester, group show

‘Pani’, Horniman Museum, London, artist commission, solo show

‘Signal/Noise: Imaging/Drawing’, LifeSpace gallery, Dundee, solo show

 

2016

Art Gemini Prize, Asia House gallery, London, group show

‘Women Artists: From 1861- 2015’, Touchstones Rochdale, group show

 

2015

‘Paper, Wall, Table and After’, National Taiwan University of Arts, Taipei, group show

‘Cravings’, MOSI (Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester), group show

‘Noisy Bodies’, John Rylands exhibition, solo show

Arts Science Collaborative residency, University of Manchester

 

2014

‘Slippage: The Unstable Nature of Difference’, Contemporary Art Space Chester, group show

‘Bodytopos’, Touchstones Rochdale, solo show

‘Dust’, Paper Gallery, Manchester, solo show part of Manchester Science Festival

‘Cottonecropolis’, Imperial War Museum North installation, part of Asia Triennial Manchester

‘Painting the Pixel’, Gallery North, Newcastle, group show

 

2013

Noise+Signal bio-mapping events, FACT, Liverpool and Cornerhouse, Manchester

‘Digital Sensations’, Baltic 39, Newcastle, group show

‘Brains: The Mind as Matter’, Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester, an interdisciplinary art/science Wellcome Trust exhibition

Centro Cultural Raiano Museum, Portugal, installation and drawings, group show

‘Android’, Piccadilly Place, Manchester, group show

 

2012

FACT Liverpool, open call for The Wall, solo show

Centre for Life, Newcastle, group show

Drawing Paper 5, publication:  http://drawing-paper.tumblr.com

 

2011

‘Diffusion’, Asia Triennial Manchester, Public arts commission,

Piccadilly train station, Manchester

Micro commission, Cornerhouse, Manchester

Whisper Residency, Chinese Arts Centre, Manchester

Laboratory Life Residency, Lighthouse, Brighton

‘Altered States’, Waterside Arts Centre, Manchester

 

2010

‘Latitude’, Manchester Modernist Society

Analogue is the New Digital, AND festival, Manchester

The Christie Hospital residency, radiology department, Manchester

 

2009

The Courtyard Gallery, Hereford, Solo show

‘Histories of Healing’, The John Ryland University Library, Manchester

 

2008

‘Art of Sound: Sound of Art’, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester

Origins of Nine, Islington Mills, Manchester

Internal Spaces, Central Art Gallery, Ashton under Lyne, Solo exhibition

 

2007

School of Art Fafa Gallery, Helsinki, group show

Harris Museum and Gallery, Preston, Solo show in the projects space

 

ART EDUCATION

2018 Practice-led PhD awarded, AHRC funded, Northumbria University, Newcastle

2008  MA Fine Art , AHRC funded, Manchester Metropolitan University

2003  BA Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University

 

AWARDS

Wellcome Trust, Looking Harder: Thinking Differently project, 2018

University of Manchester, Arts Science Collaborations Initiative funding 2015-2016

British Science Festival funding for artists’s talk and exhibition at Baltic39, Newcastle, 2013,

Arts Council Grants for the Arts funding for ‘Diffusion’ project, 2011

Paul Hamlyn Micro Commission, Cornerhouse, 2011

Arts Council Grants for the Arts funding for professional development, 2006

 

COLLECTIONS

The Christie Hospital, Manchester; The University of Manchester; Touchstones, Rochdale; Private collections

 

TEACHING

Visiting Lecturer, University of the Creative Arts, Surrey

Associate Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University (contextual studies programme and practice)

Freelance workshop leader (Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester Museum, Gallery Oldham, Mid Pennine Arts, John Ryland’s Library, and schools throughout the North West)