CV

Artist CV

Nancy Dewhurst
b. 12th November 1994. Oxford.
Currently based in Glasgow
nancydewhurst@hotmail.co.uk

Education:

2015-2018 – First class BA (Hons) Sculpture and Environmental Art / Glasgow School of Art
2016/17 Aug / December – Exchange: Land Arts of the American West at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque
2013/14 – Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Abingdon and Witney College

Residencies:

2018 November – December De Liceiras 18                                                                            2017 September (duration: 17 days) – Back to the Mills                                                        2016 June (duration: one week) – FAR (Floating Art Residency), Loch Shiel, Scotland Organised by Nancy Dewhurst. A travelling residency by canoe.
2015 July (duration: one month) – The Organic Art Ranch, Transylvania, Romania
2014 June (duration: 10 days) – KSDIY, Cumbria
A communal art residency at the original site of one of Kurt Schwitters’ Merz Barns.

Selected exhibitions and talks:

Up a Hill, Down a Hill, March 2017, Lang Craigs, Dumbarton
Great Wall of Oakland, January 2017 Oakland, CA Video projections onto the Great Wall of Oakland, whilst vertical dancers ‘Bandaloop’ perform
Land Arts Exhibition, December 2016, John Sommers Gallery, Albuquerque NM Tributaries, November 2016, SFAI, Santa Fe NM
A participatory event exploring water as a living entity
ReVIEW: Projections from Land Arts of the American West archive, November 2016, Santa Fe, NM
140, Pecha Kucha talks, November 2016, SFAI, Santa Fe NM
25% Extra, July 2016, The Lauristoun Arches, Glasgow
One Night Only, February 2016, Glasgow
Millport, October 2015, Glasgow

Awards:

RSA New Contemporaries 2018: Selected Artist

Society of Scottish Artists: New Graduate Award 2018

Steven Campbell Hunt Medal for poetic creativity 2018

Press:

The Scotsman: Art review SSA member’s show:

https://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/culture/art/art-reviews-ssa-annual-exhibition-the-edinburgh-school-and-wider-circle-1-4856098