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 BIO: CONTACTS AND CV

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  To purchase 'Repair Manuals For a Femme Fatale' (USA/non-UK) please contact the Women's Studio Workshop, USA:
   http://www.wsworkshop.org/collection/repair-manuals-for-femme-fatale/  

 


RESIDENCIES, COMMISSIONS AND AWARDS:

2012 ARTIST’S BOOK RESIDENCY
Women's Studio Workshop, New York, USA

2008 THE SECRET PROJECTS: LIVERPOOL PENNIES
New multiple work and action
(distribution of etched pennies by night)
Commissioned by Wolstenholme Projects, for the 1st Liverpool Artists' Book Fair at The Independants Liverpool Biennial

2004/6 AHRC (Arts and Humanities Research Council) Postgraduate Award Bursary


EDUCATION WORK:

2013, 2015 GUEST LECTURER AT BA (HONS) FINE ART,
Southampton Solent University

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 TECHNICAL TUTORIALS AT BA (HONS) PAINTING, Camberwell College of Arts, on behalf of AP Fitzpatrick Fine Art Materials, London

2013 VOLUNTEER AT LONDON CENTRE FOR BOOK ARTS

2004, 2005 VOLUNTEER AT BIG DRAW EVENTS, LONDON NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM AND TRAFLAGAR SQUARE


PUBLICATIONS / TEXT WORKS:

2015 Contributor to CIVIC ZINE, CARDIFF
A Cardiff Contemporary Project by Anna Barratt

 

2014 LEAFLETS FOR THE LOST
Location Leaflet 1: Using the Stars to Find True North

2012 REPAIR MANUALS FOR A FEMME FATALE
ISBN 1-893125-85-8
Edition of 50 Artist’s Books
Letterpress, silkscreen and digital print
Published by Women’s Studio Workshop, New York

2012 Text work featured in BOTCHED EARTH 2
Compiled by AAABAMM
Shown at Publish and Be Damned, ICA London

2011 BOOKISH
Liverpool Pennies multiple included in collection of artist’s books curated by Emily Speed

2009 Text work featured in CONTENTS MAY VARY #3: DOES THE SPECTATOR RUN THE SHOW?

2006 Artist’s own writing ON THE PROBLEMS OF REARRANGING EVERYDAY LIFE Research paper exploring creative vandalism and subversive interventions, featuring subvertisers, Adam Dade and Sonya Hanney’s Stacked Hotel Rooms, and Allan Kaprow’s Push and Pull

1998 Featured in PERSONAL DELIVERY
A collection of stories by Duncan McLaren
Quartet Books


EDUCATION:

2004/6  MA FINE ART DRAWING
Wimbledon College of Art, London
Thesis: On the Problems of Rearranging Everyday Life

1995  ERASMUS at Bellas Artes, Universidad Politecnica de Valencia, Spain

1993/6 BA HONS FINE ART
Solent University, Southampton
Thesis: Robert Irwin, Travelling Salesman of Perception

1992/3 Foundation Course in Art and Design
Bournville College of Art, Birmingham


COLLECTIONS:

Indiana University (Bloomington)
Library of Congress
New York Public Library
Private Collections
Rochester Institute of Technology
University of Delaware
Vassar College
Virginia Commonwealth University
Women's Studio Workshop, New York
Yale University
University of Michigan


 


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

2016 INK AND PAPER, Artists' Book Show including WSW, Booklyn and more, Main Street Arts, NY, USA

2015 RITES OF PASSAGE, Group show curated by Josie McCoy and Russell Chater, Sporting Club Russafa, Valencia, Spain

2014 Guest Visitor of Anna Barratt in Reveal/Conceal, CIVIC at Cardiff Contemporary

2014 LATITUDE 51.581470 LONGITUDE -0.146384
Rekindle Public Arts, Queen's Wood, London

2014 ART CAR BOOT FAIR
Astra-Love Hotel collaboration with Emily Speed, Liverpool

2014 ARTS LIBRIS, Barcelona

2013 13-15 September 2013 - Opening 12th September 6-9pm
THE LONDON ART BOOK FAIR 2013
Whitechapel Gallery, London

Exhibited by Kaleid Editions

2013 EXCHANGE: Overt
APT London, Curated by Claire Undy
Feat. Brett Ashley Gendall, Jessica Killeen & Samuel Taylor, William Mackrell, Amy Moffat, Yelena Popova, Zoe Schoenherr, Rose Smith, Sophia Starling, Kate Terry, Poppy Whatmore
Supported by APT and Arts Council England

2013 KALEID 2013 LONDON
The Art Academy, London

Selected by Sofie Dederen (Frans Masereel Centrum for Print, Belgium), Elizabeth James (Word and & Image Department, National Art Library, V&A Museum, UK) and David Senior (MoMA Library, USA)

2013 FRESH PRINTS
UAL Showroom, London

2012 ROSE SMITH: PROLOGUE [SOLO SHOW]
Women's Studio Workshop, New York, USA

2011 SEXY 100
Show of 100 Female Artists, A Big Deal Production at Wall to Wall, London

2010 DALSTON UNDERGROUND TEN YEARS
The Boys Hall, London

2010 THE HEADLESS HORSE AND THE COFFEE CUP: ROSE SMITH AND ANNA BARRATT
Two person show at Elysium Gallery, Swansea, Wales
Supported by The Arts Council Wales

2010 MINISCULE
Oblong Gallery, London
Matchbox show curated by Vanya Balogh and Jim Racine

2009 VISIONES DE ANHELO
Galería Espacio, Valencia, Spain

2009 INTERROGATION WALSALL: INTERVENTION
The New Art Gallery Walsall
Selected as a secret agent to undertake a mission for the Artist in Residence Anna Francis

2009 THE FREE INSITUTE OF VISUAL THOUGHT
The Mission Arts Club, Hackney Wick

2009 GOOD NEWS
Alexandra Palace Boating Lake, London.
Curated by Rekindle Public Arts
Exhibited work as part of MLAF (The Miniature Land Art Foundation)

2009 CAMBERWELL ARTS FESTIVAL: CHUTNEY 3
Curated by Sarah Sparkes, held on Camberwell Green

2009 DUMB OBJECTS
Launching the Dumb Objects Transformation Service (D.O.T.S.)
Curated by Emily Speed and Sue Massey, Wolstenholme Projects, Liverpool

2009 DARK TIMES: THE EDITOR'S CHOICE
FISH Gallery, Hastings
Curated by Paul Sakoilsky, group show including Gavin Turk, Bob and Roberta Smith

2009 FLASH COMPANY
Cecil Sharp House, London
A Handkerchief Show

2008 SOMETHING ABOUT PAINTING
91 Eastway, London

2007 SPECTRE vs RECTOR
The Residence Gallery, London

2007 THE GREENEST SHOW ON EARTH
Queen's Wood, London

2006 THE LAUNDRY
Unit 5, 5 Fountayne Road, Seven Sisters, London

2006 [SUB]
Trinity Buoy Wharf, London

2005 ALTERNATING RESIDENCY
Centre for Drawing, Wimbledon College of Art, London
Collaborative Project with Annie McManus

2005 HUB
Unit 5, 5 Fountayne Road, Seven Sisters, London

2004 OPEN STUDIOS
ASC Studios, Brixton Village Market, London

2002 DRAWINGS FOR ALL
Biennial Open, Gainsborough’s House, Suffolk
Selected by Emma Hill Director of The Eagle Gallery and Maggi Hambling

2001 OUT OF THE VOID
Candid Arts Gallery, London

2000 ENSUITE
With The Stepfamily Artists Group, 3 Ravey Street, London

1997 CROCK
Shoreditch Town Hall, London

1997 CAN’T SEE THE WOOD FOR THE TREES
Cable Street Gallery, London

1996 LOUDER THAN BOMBS
The Tannery, London

1996 RACING GRANNIES
Millais Gallery, Southampton

1996 CARDIFF ART IN TIME FESTIVAL
Cardiff Institute, Wales
Film Screening of animation: But Do Not Distress Yourself with Imaginings

1995 ART: ESPAIS VINCULATS
Torre de Torrent, Valencia, Spain

© Rose Smith 2016