Living and working in London, UK. Visiting lecturer at the Royal College of Art.

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Short(ish) bio
My ongoing research-led practice dives into pop-culture fandom, amateurism and our collective experiences of digital reproduction — embraced by a romanticism and desire for socially imbued welfare initiatives. Fanaticism, transformation and longing.

Education
Royal College of Art [2017-19]
Goldsmiths [2010-13]
Central Saint Martins [2008-09]

Selected Previous (Exhibs, screenings, broadcasts, etc.)
[2019]
How Astra Worked Herself Into A Shoot — Broadcast on RTM as part of Art Licks Weekend (info)
BF Artist Film Festival — Fold, London (info)
Directions 01 (Screening) — Craft Shed, Basildon (info)
Show 2019 — Royal College of Art, London
Dave Day / Universal Credit Otaku Book Launch — All Hallows' Chruch (former Blackwing Studios), London (info)
Model and Countermodel (Lecture Series) — Huckletree (facilitated by New Genres), London (info)

[pre-2018]
Foodstuff — White City Community Centre, London (info)
I’m Alone, But Not Lonely — Waterstones (for Eeodo), London (info)
Open Film 2016 — Outpost, Norwich (info)
M25 (Screening) — Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Penglais (info)
Arcade Peckham (Sound Performance) — South London Gallery, London (info)
Legalize It — Essex House, London
Film Screening — Whitechapel Gallery, London
LAN Party — Southwark Park Galleries (facilitated by The Woodmill), London (info)
21st Century (Screening) — Chisenhale Gallery, London (info)
Movies (Co-curated with Ben Clarke) — New Gallery, London

Awards
RCA Fund Scholarship [2017]
Southwark Community Council Fund [2013]

Selected Writing
Universal Credit Otaku — Published by Metafauna [2019] (info)

Making sounds here (& here) and collecting images of LED displays here.

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