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Education

2013-2015 MFA, The Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow (exchange student at Hunter College, NYC, 2014)
2005-2008 BA Fine Art and Contemporary Critical Studies, Goldsmiths College, London
2004-2005 Foundation Course in Art & Design, Chelsea College of Art & Design, University of the Arts, London


Current/ Upcoming

A Portable Mural, Architecture Family Pack, Serpentine Galleries, London
A Room of Our Own, Idea Home Show, mima, Middlesbrough
Atrium Commissions, mima, Middlesbrough
Art Into Life, Study Afternoon, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Ats, Norwich, 8th December 2017
Future Plan Collection, Hospitalfield, Arbroath
Artist in Residence, West Dean College, 2018
Design Residency and Exhibition, The Gallery at Plymouth College of Art, 2017-19


Selected Exhibitions

2017
31 Women, Breese Little, London 
Live Work, with Lotte Gertz and Shona Macnaughton, Glasgow Open House Arts Festival, Leven Street, Glasgow
Does your chewing gum lose it's flavour (on the bedpost overnight)?, J Hammond Projects, London

2016
Jerwood Solo Presentations, Jerwood Space, London
Making the Bed, Laying the Table, fellowship exhibition, Glasgow Sculpture Studios, Glasgow
The Science of Imaginary Solutions, Breese Little, London
We do not speak but confine ourselves briefly to the surface (an interior dramaturgy), ICA, 22 June 2016
Together in a Room, Collective, Edinburgh
Drop City, Hotel Ufer, Dusseldorf
Drop City, Newcastle at Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle 

2015
My love is like a red red rose. Art in Scotland from 18th to 21st Century, Musée du Château des ducs de Wurtemberg, Montbéliard
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Backlit, Nottingham and ICA, London
Fresh, British Ceramics Biennial, The Original Spode Factory Site, Stoke-on-Trent
The Grind, Voidoidarchive, Glasgow

2014
Lip, Mouth, Neck, Shoulder, Belly, Foot, Temporary Agency, NYC

2013
Until I, I Know You Better (with This Book Reading Group), Ti Pi Tin, London
Project Visible, Tate Modern, London
The Palace of Green Porcelain (with Dan Scott, curated by Rebecca Lewin), Breese Little, London

2012
My (We) [with Jamie George], Jerwood Visual Arts Project Space, London

2011
FREEDOM TO! POWER TO!, LimaZulu, London

2010
Gotta Gettaway, Quare, London
Jonny, James, dreck.co.uk
Idefix Bloc, Shop + Office, murmurart, London
L'Usine Abandonnee (with Rosanna McLaughlin), LimaZulu, London

2007
Stick*Stamp*Fly, Gasworks, London

Projects/ Workshops/ Resources

2017 Film-Making Workshops, Cample Line, Dumfriesshire
Ground Meets Horizon, Summer School, Collective, Edinburgh
We Are Family Residency, Arnolfini, Bristol
2016 Dear friends, Serpentine Galleries, London
ZigZag, Circle, Pillar, The Beehive at Porthmeor Studios with Tate Learning, Tate St Ives
2014 Work Hands, British Folk Art Open Studio, Tate Britain Learning Gallery, London
We Forgot the Lot, Touretteshero/ Tate Britain, London
'T is for Tuttle', 'T is for Turner Prize', 'T is for Late Turner', with Monica Rivas Velasquez and Schools and Teachers, Tate Learning London

2009-present Workshops with Tate Modern, Tate Britain, London; Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds; Arnolfini, Bristol; The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh and Pier Arts Centre, Stromness; The Common Guild, Glasgow; Camden Arts Centre, London.


Publications

2017 Satellites 2016 Publication, Collective, Edinburgh
Co-edited with Anastasia Philimonos, designed by Maeve Redmond


2016 WOI, with Alexis Lagimodière-Grisé
Bottom Bunk by Rosanna Mclaughlin. Commissioned to accompany Making the Bed, Laying the Table, Glasgow Sculpture Studios. Designed by Simon Worthington

2015 Reach Out and Touch Someone, with Sophie Grant, Jenna Westra and Alexis L. Grisé. Published by The Artist's Institute and Hunter College, NYC. Designed by John Morgan Studio, London

2013 The Palace of Green Porcelain, with Dan Scott, Rebecca Lewin and Breese Little
SisterMag: Twins, with Helen Davies, Nisha Matthew, Amy McDonnell, Ella McCartney, Monica Rivas Velasquez, Matthew Robinson, Sian Robinson Davies, Alexei Schwab, Nina Wakeford and James Whittingham

2012 My (We), with Jamie George and Jerwood Visual Arts. Designed by Helios Capedevila


Residencies/ Fellowships/ Awards

2017 The Cornwall Workshop
Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Residency Award, Porthmeor Studios, St Ives
2016 Nigel Greenwood Art Prize, Longformacus Residency
The Elephant Trust
Dewar Arts Award
2015-16 Satellites, Collective, Edinburgh
Glasgow Sculpture Studios MFA Graduate Fellowship
2015 RSA John Kinross Scholarship
2015 Hospitalfield Graduate Residency, Arbroath


Texts

2017 In response to: a walk led by Alexei & Katie Schwab, Jessie Bond, Up Projects
Future Greats, Selected by Ben Street, Art Review
2016
Interview with Rosanna Mclaughlin, Studio International
The Female Cover, Philomena Epps, Jerwood Visual Arts
Jerwood Solo Presentation, William Rees, http://thisistomorrow.info
Making the Bed, Laying the Table, Laura Campbell, The List
Edinburgh and Dundee roundup, Catherine Spencer, April 2016, Art Monthly
Together in a Room, Joy Harris, http://thisistomorrow.info
2015 New Contemporaries 2015, 22 Sept 2015, a-n
Emerging Artists, GSA Supplement, June 2015, The Skinny
2013 The Palace of Green Porcelain, by Marie D’Elbee, August 2013, http://thisistomorrow.info
2012
Jamie George & Katie Schwab- Growing Up? www.dreck.co.uk

2010 'Rosanna McLaughlin and Katie Schwab: L'Usine Abandonnee' reviewed by Rebecca Lewin, thisistomorrow.info


Talks/ Discussions/ Readings

2017 Making Futures, Plymouth College of Art, 21-22 September 2017
Ceramics Contexts Weekend Seminar, Tate St Ives
The Artists' Studio, discussion with Paul Johnson and Emily LaBarge, Camden Arts Centre, London
Foundations of a Creative Curriculum, Baltic, Newcastle
Dear. For. To. Reading at 'Making Women's Art Matter: New Approaches to the Careers and Legacies of Women Artists', Paul Mellon Centre, London, organised by Nadia Hebson and Hana Leaper
Contemporary Art Guest Lecture, Northumbria University, Newcastle
2016 One Work, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff
2013
The Palace of Green Porcelain with Rebecca Lewin and Dan Scott, Resonance FM

Events

2017 Companion, a walk with Alexei and Katie Schwab, Up Projects and Museum of London, Sunday 25th June (additional walks with Huw Lemmey on Sunday 11 June and Rosanna Mclaughlin on Sunday 18 June)

Dedications, Art Review Bar, London (organised with Rosanna Mclaughlin). With contributions from Holly Antrum, Chloe Cooper, Deep Throat Choir, Rose O’Gallivan, Slack Pussy Reading Group, Maeve Redmond and Sophie Dyer, Lisa and Maria Smithey and Holly White.