Curating

Art of the Lived Experiment

Full-scale gallery exhibition at the Bluecoat, Liverpool (Nov 2014 – Jan 2015). I curated and commissioned works from 30 artists across visual arts media. A 48-page full-colour catalogue, including my introductory essay, was published to accompany the exhibition.

http://www.thebluecoat.org.uk/events/view/exhibitions/2277


Art of the Lived Experiment 2

The original exhibition was expanded with co-curator Amanda Cachia and travelled to the UICA Gallery of University of Michigan, Grand Rapids, USA, (April – July 2015). A second, expanded version of the catalogue, reproducing my introductory essay, was published by University of Michigan.

Art of the Lived Experiment (USA Version)
http://www.uica.org/calendar/art-of-the-lived-experiment


LUPA (Lock Up Performance Art)

A year-long monthly series of low-fi guerrilla performance evenings around a lock-up garage in Hackney, London. Co-curated with Jordan McKenzie and Kate Mahony. (Sept 2011 – Sept 2012), featuring more than 30 international artists over the year.

‘Lock Up Performance Art’:
http://cargocollective.com/KMTM/LUPA


Sculpture-Performance: Acme Artists Now

A series of events co-curated with Kate Mahony, exploring the legacy of the Acme Gallery (1976 – 82), and inviting original participating artists to make new works at High House Production Park, Essex, (March – June 2014). Supported by the Stephen Cripps Bursary (Acme Studios), and Arts Council England, Grants for the Arts funded.

Sculpture-Performance: Acme Artists Now
http://sculptureperformance.com/


Labyrinth of Living Exhibits

‘Labyrinth of Living Exhibits’ curated for Shape and the Arts Catalyst, a series of performance interventions by various artists at the Hunterian Museum, London, (April 2011).

http://www.artscatalyst.org/labyrinth-living-exhibits


Live Culture at the Tate Modern

The Live Art Development Agency invited me to curate a showreel of performance-videos by various artists for large-scale projection in a partitioned room as part of the wide-ranging international performance art retrospective, Live Culture (2003).

Live Culture
http://www.thisisliveart.co.uk/projects/live-culture-at-tate-modern/