CV:

LONG TERMS PROJECTS:

2008- ongoing
Eastside Projects, with Simon and Tom Bloor, Ruth Claxton, James Langdon, and Gavin Wade.

2003- 2009
Support Structure: (with Gavin Wade)
phase 1 - in support of Art, ‘I am a Curator’, Chisenhale Gallery, London (2003)
phase 2 - in support of Corporations, The Economist Plaza, London (2004)
phase 3 - in support of Community, Portsmouth Multicultural Centre (2004)
phase 4 - in support of Politics, Greenham common (2004-2005)
phase 5 - in support of Education, Essex University, artist residency, exhibition (2005)
phase 6 - in support of Urban Renewal, Eastside Birmingham (2007)
phase 7 - in support of Shopping, GIL, Guang Zhou, Beijing, Shanghai (2007)
phase 8 - in support of Institutions, Arnolfini, Bristol, ICA, London (2008)
phase 9 - in support of Public, Eastside Projects, Birmingham (2008)
phase 10 - in support of Support, Publication, Sternberg Press (2009)

EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS:

2014

Celine Condorelli Chisenhale Gallery, London
Puppet Show Grundy Art Gallery, Blackpool, and Gavle Konstcentrum, Sweden
Ten Thousand Wiles and a Hundred Thousand Tricks Meeting Points 7 Beirut Art Center, Lebanon, and 21er haus, Vienna
The Invisible Hand: Curating as Gesture CAFAM Biennale, Beijing, China
bau bau, permanent Museum refectory gfzk, Leipzig, Germany

2013
School of Design Fiction, by James Langdon, gfzk, Leipzig, Germany
The Everyday Experience, IMMA, Dublin, Ireland
Additionals, Project Art Centre, Dublin, Ireland
Ten Thousand Wiles and a Hundred Thousand Tricks, Meeting Points 7, MuHKA, Antwerp, Belgium
The Ned James Festival of Women's Werk, Worcester City Gallery (off site)
The Company We Keep, Hart house, Toronto, Canada
We just came to say No*, G gallery, Toronto, Canada
Céline Condorelli, Jacopo Miliani, Mariana Silva, curated by Filipa Ramos, Appleton Square, Lisbon, Portugal
Mind Rhymes Hidde Van Seggelen Gallery, London, UK
The Parliament*, Disobedience Archive Castello di Rivoli, Turin, Italy
How To Work Together, Chisenhale Gallery, Studio Voltaire, The Showroom, London, UK
Social Fabric ifa Berlin and ifa Stuttgart, Germany
Puppet Show Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
SEXTET, The Tiger's Mind Re-iterated CAC Brétigny, France
Things That Go Without Saying Grazer Kunstverein, Austria
2081, What happened? The Berlin Congress, Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany

2012
Additionals Pavilion, Leeds, UK
Anarchism Without Adjectives Extra City, Antwerp, Belgium
We Just Came To Say No*, ‘I Vespri’, Modica, Italy
The Parliament*, Disobedience Archive Bildmuseet, Umeå, Sweden
Alentour Galerie Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp
Courtship of the People Simon Oldfield Gallery, London
Surrounded by the Uninhabitable* SALT Beyoglu, Istanbul
Terrain vague | Persistent Images* Oslo Kunstforening, Norway
Missing Houses* Clumber Park & Nottingham Contemporary UK
Sediment, G Gallery, Toronto
Social Fabric Iniva, London & Lund Konsthall, Sweden

2011
“There is nothing left”*, Alexandria Contemporary Arts Forum, Egypt
Unofficial Nobel Prize 4th Annual Unofficial Nobel Peace Prize
Surrounded by the Uninhabitable, SALT Galata, Istanbul, Istanbul
Living as Form, (Creative Time Project) Manhattan, New York
Kunst und Institution, Künstlerhaus k/haus, Vienna, Austria
Attempts to get inside the world, Lewisham Arthouse, London
Summer Camp: IDEA, Victoria & Albert Museum, London
Department 21, Royal College of Art Show 2011, London
Agora Não (Not Yet), The Barber Shop, Lisbon, Portugal
IF LIBRARY/IF BOOK, DOCVA, Milan, Italy
Public Monument, ‘Shadowboxing’ Royal College of Art, London
ALIAS, Photomonth, (curated by Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin) Krakow, Poland
A Reflection on Revolution in Egypt: Trop tôt, trop tard, Tate Modern, Starr Auditorium, London & Lux Online

2010
Session_11, FormContent, London
Fun Palace, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
During Office Hours, Feinkost at VGF Verband Geschlossene Fonds, Berlin
Speak, Memory, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt
Serpentine Map Marathon
& Sleep-Over,
Serpentine Gallery, London
Manifesta 8, European Biennial, in dialogue with North Africa, Murcia, Spain
IPS Radio, International Project Space, Birmingham, UK
For the Birds, SMART project space, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
& Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK
Pre-Specifics, Röda Sten, Göteborg, Sweden
& Onomatopee, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
8 Plinths, Essays and Observations, Berlin, Germany
Out-Book 5th artist’s book Biennial, Palazzo Mauri, Spoleto,
& Biblioteca ‘Dante Alighieri’ Foligno,
& Collezione archivio Domenico Cialfi Terni,
& Accademia Belle Arti, Catania, Italy.
Revision -part II, Cell Project Space, London
Curtain Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
Interference, The Studio at Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
Urban Miracles, Galerie AllerArt, Bludenz, Austria
Archive of Shared Interests, White Space / Office for Curating / Art / Theory, Zurich

2009
Support Structures, Sternberg Press, Berlin, New York.
(21 x 14.8 cm, 438 pages, softcover, ISBN 978-1-933128-45-0)
Generosity is the new Political, Wysing Arts, Cambridge, UK
And the Columns held us up, Artist Space, New York, USA
Heaven, Athens Biennial, Greece
Friends of the Divided Mind, Royal College of Arts, London

2008
Nought to Sixty, ICA London
Curating Architecture, the Showroom, London
Liminal Zones, Goethe Institute and Nikosia University, Cyprus
Park Nights, Serpentine Gallery, London
This is the Gallery and the Gallery is Many Things, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
Far-West Trading, Arnolfini, Bristol, A Foundation, Liverpool, Turner Galleries, Margate, UK

2007
4'33'', Magazin 4 Bregenzer Kunstverein, Austria
Hidden Curriculum, CASCO projects, Utrecht, Holland
Get It Louder, special commission, Ghuang Zhou, Shanghai, Beijing
How Can We Support You?, Eastside, Birmingham, UK
In support of Culture, audio piece for South Bank Centre
In support of Knowledge, audio piece for ‘the great learning’, Studio Voltaire, Resonance fm, London
Revisits, Austrian Architecture Forums, Linz, Graz, Vienna

2006
Theatre Pieces, Tate Triennial 2006, New British Art, London
Dictionary of War, Staedelschule Frankfurt, Germany
Liquid Architectures, Tate Online.
Subcontingency, Fondazione Sandretto Rebaudengo, Turin, 2006, Turin
Architecture Biennial, London

2005
Common Use, Greenham Common, UK
Walking & Talking, Essex University Gallery, Colchester, UK
Simons Not in the Show, Whitechapel Project Space, London
Public Structures, 2nd GuangZhou Triennial, China
PEAM, Pescara, Italy
& Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation, Venice, Italy
Future Wireless, Dana Centre, London
V2, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2004
Support Structure, The Economist Plaza, London
Support Structure, Portsmouth Multicultural Centre
Alterity Display, Lawrence O’Hana Gallery, London
PILOT:1 International Art Forum, London.
Œ24620 travelling exhibition, UK

2003
I am a Curator, Chisenhale Gallery, London

2002
Walking One to Ten, Salon 3, London.
(+ Head in the clouds, film as part of the walking one to ten exhibition)

1995-2000
Higgledy Piggledy, Hoxton Hall, London.
Millennial minutes, Scottish Touring Exhibitions Consortium.
Essential Things, Robert Prime gallery, London
Sarajevo, The Loss of the Horizon, Premiere Rue architecture centre, Briey (France), Nordico National Museum, Linz (Austria), University Hamburg-Harburg, (Germany).
Plug-In, Salon 3, London, curated by Maria Lind and Hans Ulrich Obrist.
Nightwaves, BBC3

ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN:

2009-ongoing
Eastside Projects, evolving architecture, interior, Birmingham, UK

2008
House, furniture and landscaping, Hackney, London

2005
Display, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London
Exhibition space, Herald st gallery, London
Exhibition space, Hotel Gallery, London

2004
Flat, Clerkenwell, london.
Book cover, Libro Italiano Editori, Italy
Research, General Public Agency

2003
Writer, Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary Architecture
Cottage, Seer Green, UK

1995-2002
Flat, Shoreditch, London
Consultancy, Space Syntax Laboratory, London
Project Managing, Architectural Guiding, Architectural Dialogue and London Open House
Pilot project for Tower Hamlets Council, in collaboration with CHORA, London
Winning competition entry, with Lerman architects, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Designer, Architectural Studio, London
Designer, 51% studios, london
Assistant, Michael Sorkin studio, New York
Assistant, Diller + Scofidio studio, New York

TEACHING AND LECTURING:

Teaching positions:

2012 - ongoing
Professor, NABA (Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti), Milan
External examiner, Chelsea College of Art & Design (since 2009)

2011
Accreditation/Validation Expert, Visual Arts Masters, (ECAL, HEAD, ECAV), Organisation of Accreditation and Quality Assurance in Higher Education, Switzerland

2010
Guest Professor, Nuremberg Art Academy, Germany.

2003-2009
Senior Lecturer, events curator, studio tutor and year coordinator,
London Metropolitan University School of Architecture and Spatial Design

2000-2003
Senior Lecturer, unit master, diploma and first year,
University of East London School of Architecture

Seminars, conferences, workshops:

2008
‘Initiative & Institution’ organizer: exhibition, conference, symposium, publication,
London Metropolitan University School of Architecture and Spatial Design
‘Curating Architecture’ seminar series, Goldsmith Gollege, London
2007
‘Architecture as Initiative’, Conference organizer, Architectural Association, Co-organiser
2000
Workshop ‘denCity’, Monaco, for KTH Stockholm
1997
‘Work-space’ workshop co-organiser, Autertal valley, Austria

Visiting lecturer, critic, and external reviewer:

1999-2010
Architectural Association, Bartlett School of Architecture, Chelsea College of Art and Design, Goldsmith College, Central Saint Martins, Royal College of Arts, Greenwich school of Architecture, London Metropolitan University, London, Portsmouth University, University of Central England, University of Edinburgh, UK, Nuova Academia delle Belle Arti (NABA) Italy, Academy Van Bouwkunst Rotterdam, Jan Van Eyck Academie, Netherlands, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada, Stockholm KTH, Sweden, Bauhaus Weimar, Germany, Vienna University of Technology, Linz Art Academy, Austria, Berlin Technical University, Städelschule, Frankfurt, Germany, Mumbai Shrishti school of Art and Design, Bangalore school of Art and Design, India, Jerusalem School of Architecture, Israel, Kultur University, Istanbul, Zurich University of the Arts, Switzerland, Ecole des Beaux Arts, Geneva, Switzerland, Ghent University, Belgium, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China, Art Academy, Oslo, Penn School of Design, Philadelphia, USA, a/o.

Artist Talks and lectures at various venues including:
Serpentine Gallery, ICA, Tate Modern, The Showroom, London, Spyke Island Gallery, Modern Art Oxford, Wysing Arts, Cambridge, UK; Fondazione Ratti, Random / Default, Italy, IASPIS, Architecture Museum, Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden, Van Abbe Museum, Eindhoven, Netherlands, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Germany, Architecture forum, Linz, Graz, Austria, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, Turkey, Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt, a/o.

GRANTS, RESIDENCIES AND AWARDS:

2012
Henry Moore Foundation Production Grant
2011
National Trust Residency, Clumber, UK
IASPIS residency, Stockholm, Sweden
2010
Pro-Helvetia Artist Grant
Artist-to-Artist International scheme
Grizedale Arts residency
2009
Publication Grant, Henry Moore Foundation
Residency, Platform Garanti Istanbul
Production grant, Platform Garanti Istanbul
2008
British Council project grant
2007
British Council production and travelling grant
2006
NAN bursary -with O+I and Public Works
London Metropolitan University University Projects Office Research Grant
2005
V2 residency and development award, june to august 2005
British Council Research and Travelling grant
2004
Arts Council England Research & Development grant
Arts Council England National Touring Programme
2003
RSA Art for Architecture award
University of East London academic research grant
1997-99
Architectural Association scholarship

EDUCATION:

2013
PhD, Research Architecture, Visual Cultures Department, Goldsmiths College, London.
2000
MA History and Theory of Architecture, University of East London.
1999
RIBA part 2 and diploma, Architectural Association School of Architecture, London.
1996-97
University of East London.
1992-1995
RIBA part 1 and degree, Architectural Association School of Architecture.
1994-2004
workshops and residencies in Bosnia, France, India, Italy, Japan, South Africa, UK.
1978-92
Scuola di Musica di Fiesole, Florence, and Conservatoire de Musique de Geneve