CV

Upcoming

Village Video Pavilion collaborative film project, Leeds, throughout 2020

idle acts screening, fellowship TWO, led by Rosalie Schweiker, G39, Cardiff, May

*postponed* MEGAMOLE, may 2020 (molejoy on tour with Charismatic Megafauna)

*postponed* Guttural Living in partnership with Artsadmin + HMP Downview

*in-development* Idle Acts two act screening, Glasgow Women's Library and Leeds (venue tbc*), Poor Image Projects

Public

2020

a thing at rest is a thing in motion, LLI008 compilation, pamphlet catalogue and text, May

Improv with strangers, 12ø Collective 30/30 online workshop, May

Ideas in a Fag Packet HER-MIT projects, nomadic project curated by Natasha Macvoy, March

Social Practice Workshop, The Other MA, Southend, March

​Communal Lunch Mansions of the Future, Lincoln, 16 January

2019

Elsewhere, here, on the ground: 1 +billboard commission, curated by Marion Harrison, Convention House, East Street Arts, Leeds, 16 Dec/Jan 

Tomorrow is our Permanent Address +group exhibition curated by Marion Harrison, Convention House, East Street Arts, Leeds, December

Artlicks Radio +contributor (molejoy), hosted by Rosalie Schweiker, Kathrin Bohm + Cam Jarvis, TACO!xRTM

Postcurse +molejoy performance and group exhibition curated by Joshua Hart, Freehold Projects, Leeds, October

Fun Palaces +CREATE, BUILD, PLAY, DESTROY workshop, GRAFT Projects, Lancaster library, October

Idle Acts +solo exhibition, Rowland Road Working Mens Club, East Street Arts, Beeston, August

Unintimacy +group screening curated by Caitlin Merret King + Grace Denton, The NewBridge Project, Newcastle, April

molejoy EP launch ‘I HATE IT BUT IT’S FREE’, The Gunners, London, March

The Palace International Film Festival +screening and talk, The Cube Microplex, Bristol, March

Guttural Living +solo exhibition, Gallery FRANK, Ebor Studios, Littleborough, Feb/March

Planes and Perverts +molejoy performance, Lesbian and Gays Support the Migrants, London, February

 

2018

Future Park +talk, METAL Southend, December

Sound is Sound is Sound +molejoy performance, organised by Charles Hayward, London, November

Lying Down and Looking Upwards: Queer Dis/orientations, Embodied Collective Practices +workshop and talk, hosted with Barbara Mahlknecht, Jessie McLaughlin, Romeo Gongora, Goldsmiths London, November

Vi är bäst! (Hate the Sport!) +talk, A-N Assembly, Sustainable Studio, Cardiff, November

Housing for Artists: crisis point or vanity project? +artist facilitator, East Street Arts, Patrick Studios, Leeds, November

Open Studios Lewisham Arthouse, London, September

ExLibris +group exhibition, Deptford X Fringe, London, September

Mutters +group exhibition instigated by Matilda Roberts and many others, New Victoria Gardens, Glasgow, August

All the Libraries in London +contributor, project by Ruth Beale and Simon Elvins, online

Desire lines and disorientation +workshop, Jamboree, Dartington Estate, Devon, June

Antiuniversity closing party +molejoy performance, New River Studios, London, June

Eyeball Pleasers +group exhibition, Lewisham Arthouse, London, June

Dog Chocolate Moody Balloon Baby Launch +molejoy performance, The Macbeth, London, May

Redact the Abstract +performance, Lewisham Arthouse, London, May

The Bonus Hour +radio show with Rosalie Schweiker, Resonance FM/Gasworks, London, May

Knots and Lists +group exhibition, TOMA Project Space, Southend, May

Semi Regular Charismatic Megafauna launch +molejoy performance, The George Tavern, London, April

Performance Anxiety workshop molejoy+others workshop, First Timers, DIY Space, London, April

Not Only Women Only pub quiz +performance and quiz with Fanny Aboulker, Telegraph Hill Festival, London, March

Forced Collaboration +contributor curated by Georgia Gendall, online, March + August

IWDxSTRIKE +molejoy performance, Twenty One, Southend, March

more than an avalanche +contributor, project by Raju Rage, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, February

Artists Bands +molejoy performance and Q&A, curated by Fatos Ustek+Louise O’Kelly, Shoreditch House, London, January

Organise with others +contributor, organised by Keep it Complex, Res, London, January

 

2017

Noisy Night +molejoy performance, curated by Rosa Farber, Laines Organic Farm, West Sussex, November

Sound is Sound is Sound +molejoy performance, organised by Charles Hayward, The Albany, London, November

Group Show/Closing Show +molejoy performance, organised by 12ø Collective, Light Eye Mind, London, September

Most Classrooms are like waiting rooms and store rooms +keynote for PARADOX (European Forum for Fine Art), Conway Hall, September 

Behavioural Training for Astronauts for Earthlings +performance LARP with Giles Bunch, Deptford X, Lewisham Arthouse, September

Free Movement of Culture +organisers and facilitators project by PARADOX European Forum for Fine Art and UAL, September

Behavioural Training for Astronauts for Earthlings performance LARP with Giles Bunch, Supernormal Festival, August

Reading together: Support Structures +reading group with Lucy Joyce + Eva Rowson, Charlton Gallery, London, July

Group Show +podcast contributors, project curated by Caitlin Merrett King + 12ø Collective, podcast series, July

Listening Out, Speaking Up and Talking Back +self organised event with Ultra-red + 56a Infoshop, Her Noise Archive, Antiuniversity Now, June

What Happened Between? +solo exhibition, Lewisham Arthouse, May 

Less Navels, March! March! +online residency, The White Pube, March

Platforms and Interfaces +speakers, Royal College of Art, TECHNE research conference, Jan 

Organise with Others +contributors to Unite Against Dividers, event organised by Keep it Complex, Jan

2016

of the hand that points out, of fingers that see +solo exhibition, Lewisham Arthouse, London, December 

Bodynite +performance, project curated by Bedfellows, Tate Exchange, London, October

We Don't Speak the Same Language +workshop with Rosalie Schweiker, UP projects, London, September 

Micro-politics is Social intercourse! (Antiuniversity) +workshop, Supernormal Festival, Braziers Park, August

HOUSE OF TOLERANCE No. 1 +molejoy performance, Live at the Gunners, London, August 

The Self Care Club +group exhibition, Not so Popular/Milk and Honey, London, August 

Care of the Self/Art of Life +talk with Rosalie Schweiker, Bethlem Gallery, Kent, June 

so free, so powerless, so psychopath +performance lecture, First Thursdays/12ø Collective project space, London, June

FUCK IT, LETS MAKE A BAND! +self-organised happening, Hope Play Space, Antiuniversity, London, June

3OWORKS3ODAYS +contributors, project curated by Set The Controls/12ø Collective, Leeds+London+Online, August 

Feminists Work on Work +performance with Elena Colman, Feminist Research Centre Goldsmiths, London, March

SECRET REASONS* +self organised conference with Rosalie Schweiker, AND studios, London, March 

Not As We Know It +group exhibition, project by Aspiration Suits, 12ø Collective x MUESLI, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, February

 

Residencies

Artist House 45 East Street Arts, Leeds, May - September

Time and Space residency METAL Southend, December 2018

Summer Residency Programme Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Lumsden, August 2018

The Palace Nysa, Poland, July 2017

Whittingdale Residency CaW, London and surrounds, Summer 2015

 

Awards

a-n mentoring bursary a-n, 2019/2020

National Lottery Project Grant Artist House 45, Arts Council England, 2019

Shortlisted, Collaborate! Jerwood, nominated by UK wide curators, 2019

PEER FORUM Artquest x Peckham Platform, 2018/2019

Developing your Creative Practice Arts Council England, 2018/2019

Artists Bursary Scheme Artsadmin, 2018/2019

Graduate Studio Award Lewisham Arthouse, 2017

Publishing / press

2019

Role Play: Having a Larp +by Sarah Jury, Art Monthly, October 

Text Hates Poetry +edited by Harn und Drang, publication, June

Feminist acts of resistance and withdrawal in London +by Helena Reckett, Burlington Contemporary, March

I HATE IT BUT IT’S FREE molejoy EP review +by Beats to the Bar, March

DIY • DIWO • DIA +by Louise Ashcroft, Art Monthly, March

 

2018

For artists to survive we must ‘build alliances and advocate for each other’ +by Trevor H. Smith, a-n, November

Private Insurrections to Loosen Public Ground +self published, edition of 50, August

Desire Lines and Disorientation +by Katherine Hall, a-n, August

 

2017

500 words artists shouldn’t use this week… +with Rosalie Schweiker, a-n, October

teaching for people who prefer not to teach +edited by Mirjam Bayerdoerfer and Rosalie Schweiker, AND Publishing

 

2016

A Punk Manual +self published, November

The idea is that knowledge is created and shared by people written +by Lydia Ashman, a-n, May

NAWKI online review 2K16 +The White Pube, February

We've Been Thinking about Alternatives +by Elena Colman, Artlicks, issue 18, February

Education

Sophie Chapman

BA Hons Fine Art, Central St Martins: University of the Arts London 2010 - 2014

Diploma in Professional Practice, Central St Martins: University of the Arts London 2012 - 2013

Foundation Diploma in Art & Design, Chelsea College of Art: University of the Arts London. 2009 - 2010

 

Kerri Jefferis

Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice Art, Design and Communication, University of the Arts London 2018 - 2019

BA Fine Art, Middlesex University, London 2011 - 2014 

Foundation Fine Art, Byam Shaw, London 2010 - 2011