CV


biography
statement



video


these teeming forms, 2021
Single channel video. Duration 28.33. Commissioned by ]performance s p a c e[, and screened at ICA (London), Chisenhale studios (UK), VSSL studio (UK), and ]ps[ (UK). Supported by Arts Council England.

Rhythm and Chaos inAnam Cara - Mirror in the Mirror, 2020 Single channel video. Production by VestAndPage and the Anam Cara Collective.  Screened at Endecameron 20 (Italy),  DRIP (UK), Acciones Al Margen (Colombia), Arts for Resilience Online Festival (Hong Kong), Museum of Contemporary Art (Serbia).




selected performance


PSX: 10 hours, 2021
A durational performance made synchronously with 8 others, in celebration of the 10th anniversary of ]performance s p a c e[. Presented at the Ugly Duck.

these teeming forms (live performance), 2021 Presented at VSSL studio (UK), and Riga Festival of Performance Art (Lativa). Supported by Arts Council England.

devotions, 2020 Presented at Venice International Performance Art Week (Italy), performance platform (UK), and Wraith (UK). 

between crisis and stasis I wait, 2019Presented at tactileBOSCH: UnderTheCounterCulture (UK).

ties (that bind) or blood is thicker than milk, 2019Performance made in collaboration with Kate Stonestreet. Presented at  Sprungturm Festival (DE).

the pink sky reflects the bloody earth, 2019/20 Presented at VSSL studio (UK), Translucent - VO Curations (UK), and The Foundry (FR).

Shared Action, 2019 Performance made in collaboration with selina bonelli and presented at Chisenhale Dance Space. Supported by Arts Council England.

the purpose is never to fly, 2019Presented during Thessaloniki Queer Arts Festival, at MOMus-Experimental Center for the Arts.

Dis-Sensus”, 2019 An 11 hour  durational performance made incollaboration with Leman Sevda Daricioglu and Sandra Stanionyte during Venice International Performance Art Week Summer School.

Here Comes The Sun, 2019 Presented at Camden People’s Theatre, ]performance s p a c e[, and UnShut Festival. Supported by ]ps[ and Arts Council England. Extracts of the work were presented at Fierce Festival (Birmingham), Deep Trash: Eco Trash (Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club), Mother’s Bloomers (The Royal Exchange, Manchester) and Bar Wotever (The Royal Vauxhall Tavern).

from the shores of pleasure (bliss), 2019Presented at Look what the cat dragged in in a private house in Pimlico(UK).

Yesterday I dreamt of flying, 2018Presented in the context of FUTURERITUAL at ]performance s p a c e[, Arnolfini, Centre for Live Art Yorkshire and Hackney Showroom, and at move close at VfD (UK). Commissioned by ]performance s p a c e[.

L’Ariete, 2018
Presented at Tempting Failure.

you are everything (I’m not), 2017 Presented at SPACE stuidos, as part of FUTURERITUAL.

RamCycle, 2017
Presented at ]performance s p a c e[.

Withstand//Standwith, 2016
Presented at  FUTURERITUAL II (London), Elastic Festival of Performance (Oxford), Artsadmin (London), RITE (Manchester), ArtHouse1 (London), and Queen Mary University of London.





programming & curatorial


PSX: a decade of performance art in the UK ]performance s p a c e[, Folkestone,  2021 - more info

Gathering in a Time of Plague
VSSL studio, London,  2020/21 - more info

Dissenting Bodies Marking Time: Bibliotheque & Screening Programme
Venice International Performance Art Week,  2020 - more info

FUTURERITUAL
various, UK, December 2017 to present - more info

move close
vFd, London, April 2018 to June 2019


education


Queen Mary University of London, MA Theatre and Performance (Distinction)

University of Exeter, BA Drama (First Class Hons)


group exhibitions


Map-Lective // Myco-Lective
Chisenhale Studios, August/September 2021

The Last Breath Society (Coughing Coffin) ICA (London), July 2021

Becoming Constellation Sassoon Gallery, Folkestone, August 2018

It's Offal
ArtHouse1, London, December 2016


talks & panels


The Last Breath Society: A Seminar Birkbeck, University of London, September 2021 

Let's Go Outside: Maintaining Live Performance, for everyone, in a Pandemic
Creative Folkestone, October 2020

100 Years of Sodomy: Penetration in Live Art and Video - a lecture by Ron Athey (chair) Live Art Development Agency, London, June 2020

LADA Screens: selina bonelli (chair) Live Art Development Agency, London, February 2020

Sonic Ecologies: The Tender Interval ICA, London, February 2020

n / o n future 
Artist talk, Venice International Performance Art Week, Palazzo Mora, Venice, January 2020

Libreria Room: MAGIC
Panel, Libreria, London, November 2019

F U T U R E R I T U A L | Film Night (chair) Live Art Development Agency, September 2019

PAUSE&AFFECT Closing Dinner
Artist talk, ]performance s p a c e[, July 2019

Live Art Now: ‘Artist as...’
Panel, Queen Mary University of London, June 2019

hereafter
Panel, Live Art Development Agency, May 2019

Friday Late: Art Schooled: ‘Live Art and Education’
Panel, V & A Museum, April 2019

Transmission Lecture Series Artist talk, Sheffield Hallam Fine Arts Department and SITE Gallery, Sheffield, April 2018

It's Offal Symposium
Artist talk, ArtHouse1, London, December 2016


publications


Waiting on the Lichen Land JOIN THE LINES. WE ARE HERE, ed. Orlando Myxx, 2020

Forum: Performances of Healing and Reconciliation Performance, religion and spirituality Vol. 2 (2), ed. Joshua Edelman, 2020.

(no) lasting damage
 (re)collecting (f)ears,  ed. selina bonelli, Winter 2019

performingborders
ed. Alessandra Cianetti, November 2019

hereafter
eds. Charlie Ashwell and Es Morgan, Spring 2019


teaching & facilitation


Mythic Time - a residential workshop with VestAndPage and Joseph Morgan Schofield
]performance s p a c e[, September 2021

The Sunday Skool for Misfits, Experimentors and Dissenters
VSSL studio, Spring 2021

Methods, Tools, Practices, Experiences: A Sharing Workshop on Taking Artist Development Online Chisenhale Studios, December 2020

Dissenting Bodies Marking Time Venice International Performance Art Week with VestAndPage and Andrigo&Aliprandi, January 2020


residencies


PAUSE & AFFECT ]performance s p a c e[, Folkestone, June 2019

Summer Sessions ]performance s p a c e[, Folkestone, July/August 2018


awards


Gathering in Containment (VSSL studio), ACE Project Grant, 2020

Queer Flight, Failure, Futures, ACE Project Grant, 2019

Allotment Grant, Chisenhale Dance Space, 2019

future ritual : shared action, ACE Project Grant, 2019

Member-as-Curator Research Grant, Chisenhale Dance Space, 2019

Queer Myths and Futures, ACE Project Grant, 2019

Queer Communities and Futures, ACE Project Grant, 2018


training & workshops


Darkness made visible, Ron Athey Artsadmin, October 2019

DIY: Scripting Unscriptable Performances, Daniel Oliver
Cambridge Junction, September 2019

STALKER - a Franko B workshop, Franko B, The Foundry, Maubourguet (FR), July/August 2019

Dis-sensus, Venice International Performance Art Week withVestAndPage and Andrigo&Aliprandi
Venice, June 2019

Beyond Queer Lab, Lois Weaver and Scottee Metal Peterborough, March 2019

DIY: Men from Behind, Gareth Cutter & Paul Hughes
]performance s p a c e[, August 2017

DIY: Dream Audience, Karen Christopher, Chapter Arts Centre,  2016

DUCKIE Homosexualist Summer School, London, 2016





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