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short biography

artist statement

Selected Exhibitions

2015

3rd Mardin Biennial, Mardin, Turkey
UN-SPEAK, The Centre for Contemporary Art Lagos, Nigeria,

Screening, Cinenova |The Showroomboom
Boom, Bubble & Blast – art against the crisis, Motorenhalle, Dresden,  Germany
The Programme, moving image/film festival, Hanover Project, Preston, UK

2014

Red Leaves No Residue, Solo Exhibition, Agency Gallery, London

'Seconds', Sharjah Art Foundation 2014, Sharjah

VIENNAFAIR 2014, Vienna International Art Fair, Vienna, Austria
Lumen Online Gallery 2014

2013

Open Form, Art Athina, Athens, Greece
Chance - A Throw Of The Dice, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
New Players, New Roles, Hundred Years Gallery, London
This Fanciful Digression, Black Maria - Richard Wentworth, Granary Building, London
The Fourth Wall, CAN - Centre d'art Neuchâtel, Switzerland

2012

Art Gwangju 2012, Gwangju, Korea
Mise en abyme, Sazemanab Gallery, Tehran, Iran
Mise en abyme, Cité International des Arts, Paris
Mise en abyme, Cinemática, La Elástica, Montréal, Canada
Dire Straits, IM-PORT//EX-PORT, Kassel, Germany
Politics of Amnesia, Cafe Gallery, London
Shallow Water, Deep Skin,  Solo Exhibition, Agency Gallery, London 
Marrakesh Biennale, Marrakesh, Morocco
Born in 1987: The Animated GIF, The Photographers' Gallery, London
IkonoMenasa TV, Marrakesh Biennale TV Channel, Germany
Rooftop TV,  Kassel, Germany

2011

1st International Video Art Festival at Katara Art Center, Doha, Qatar
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, video library, La Gaîté lyrique, Paris 
Cones,  Banner Repeater, London
Conic Trilogy, Solo screening, Beaconsfield, London
Gaming in Waziristan, Beaconsfield, London
The Pavement and the Beach, Paradise Row, London
ReCollection, James Hockey & Foyer Galleries, UCA Farnham
On Becoming a Gallery, Angus-Hughes Gallery, London
video screening'Mrs Hodge's frequent use of air freshener', Upstream Gallery, Amsterdam
Limited Access 3, Mohsen Gallery, Tehran, Iran

2010

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Centre Pompidou, Paris 
Resonance Radio, ResoVision, Frieze Art Fair, London
Mostravideo, Experimental and Documentary films from 1997, Belo Horizonte & Curitiba, Brazil
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid
RHIZOMATIC, Departure Gallery, London 
Trans Chaosmos Facility, The Wasp Room, Nottingham

2009

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Théātre du Chātelet, Paris 
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin 
Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Reina Sofia National Museum, Madrid
MERZDORF Merzbau, Royal College of Art, London 
She Devil, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Bucharest 
Do Something Different, The Barbican  Centre, London 
16 hours, solo screening, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

2008

Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin/Madrid, Nouveau Latina, Paris
videoist 2010, Istanbul 2010 European Capital of Culture, Kartal Culture Centre, Istanbul 
If You Build It They Will Come, G39 Gallery, Cardiff
Art is my playground, Kucuk Ciftlik Amusement Park, Istanbul, Turkey
Do Something Different, Barbican Centre, London
Pure Screen, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester 
Video Relay, Nuzz Program Space, Kyoto Japan
Videoist2, Goethe Institut, Diyarbakir Art Centre, Kargart, Istanbul, Turkey 
16th International Electronic Art Festival Laboratorio Arte Alamed, Mexico City
Borders + Identities, Stephen Lawrence Gallery, London 
LOYAL_ROOFTOPS, Product Festival 2008, Varna, Bulgaria 
"passage_west_2008", KunstDoc, South Korea

2007

Videoist, Istanbul Modern, Istanbul, Turkey 
16th International Electronic Art Festival - SESC Videobrasil, São Paulo, Brazil
 Borderline, Solo Exhibition, E:vent Gallery, London
16th International Electronic Art Festival - on tour - Belo Horizonte, Brazil 
LOYAL_ROOFTOPS_2007, Billboard Screening,  Kassel, Germany 
Middleastalentime, Adelaide Mercury Cinema, Adelaide, Australia
Domesticalia, Standpoint Gallery, London
Fash N Riot, launch & screening, The Photographer's Gallery, London
13th Media City Film & Video Festival, Ontario, Canada
"Under a New Sky" Phase 1: Green Ray, Balsall Heath, Birmingham
The Newpaper 133 Whitechapel Road, London

2006

Merz=, Magazin 4, Bregenz Kunstverien, Bregenz Austria
Use this kind of Sky (screening). Camden Arts Centre, London
She Devil, Studio Stefania Miscetti, Rome, Italy
“under.ctrl”. Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria
Conjunction 06. Seven – Seven Contemporary, London
Middleastalentime, dLux Media Arts, Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
Middleastalentime, The Moving Image Center, Auckland, NZ

2005

To be continued… (Helsinki Photography Festival) 
”In the Shadow of Fallen “Heroes”. Bishkek Kyrgyzstan
Use this kind of Sky. Keith Talent Gallery, London
Use this kind of Sky. Redux Projects, London
Video Lounge. South London Gallery, London
When in Rome Vl. Midland Art Centre, Birmingham 
When in Rome V. Third Floor Art Centre, Portsmouth

2004

Transformation. Toptasi Kulliyesi Uskudar, Istanbul, Turkey
Solo Exhibition, SPACE at The Triangle, London 
Subject to Endless Gossip. Sparwasser HQ, Berlin
Whitstable Biennale. Herne Bay Museum and Gallery, Herne Bay
When in Rome lll. Castlefield Gallery, Manchester
When in Rome ll (Homeland). Spacex Gallery, Habitat, Exeter
Painting With Light. Café Gallery, London

2003

REDUCED. Century Gallery, London
Pizza Express Prospect Drawing Exhibition. Loading Bay Gallery, London
Candid Film and Video Event. Candid Art Trust, London
Video de Occasion. Antonio Tapies Foundation, Barcelona
When in Rome l. Lewisham Art House, London 
Ten Second Film Festival. Manchester

2002

Wait for Me. The London Institute Gallery Millbank, London
Vauxhall Open 2002 Art Festival. St Peter’s Church
Blink. G39 Gallery, Cardiff

2001

Deptford Art Festival. APT Gallery, London
The Long Night of Audio, Video and Live Art. Umbrella, Cardiff
Resolutions. Luna International Gallery, Berlin
Nights In. Gasworks Gallery, London
Plastic Sheet. A. A. Silver Gallery, Tel Aviv
Desert Rose. Victoria House, London
Video Database. Organized by Lightbomb and Wilma Gold Gallery, London

2000

Solo Show, The Centre of Attention, London
The Centre of Attention Magazine Launch exhibition. London

13th Rencontres Video Art Plastique. Normandy, France
Biennale de la Video. Piano Nobile, Geneva

1999

Video Installation & Electronic Sound. ICA, London

Awards

2008

University of The Arts London
Project Research Award

2007

Arts Council England Visual Arts Award
Project Development Award

2006

University of The Arts London Research Award
Use this kind of Sky publication

2005

Arts Council England Visual Arts Award
Use this kind of Sky project

2003-4

SPACE Cultural Diversity Award & Residency. SPACE / Arts Council England

2002

The London Institute
Wait For Me Exhibition Award


Professional Activities

2005-11

Use this kind of Sky, A multiple site exhibition and publication project, London
Co-curated by Nooshin Farhid and Paul Eachus

2002

Wait for Me, The London Institute Gallery at Milbank, London 
An exhibition project Co-curated by Nooshin Farhid and Paul Eachus

Events

 

2011     

Interview - ResoVision, Resonance Radio, Frieze Art Fair, London

2009     

talk - Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds

2008     

Interview - Resonance Radio, London

2004

Artist’s Talk, In conversation with Paul Eachus, SparwasserHQ, Berlin
Artist’s Talk, SPACE at The Triangle, London 
Interview by Sound Radio, London 
Artist’s talk – Whitstable Biennale, Herne Bay Museum and Art Gallery