CV

Artist working across sculpture, film, interactive and site-specific installation and community arts

Based in Glasgow, UK         b. 12th November 1994. Oxford, UK.

nancydewhurst.com             nancydewhurst@hotmail.co.uk             07925862831

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 UNM, Albuquerque NM

2013/14 – Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Abingdon and Witney College

Awards:

RSA New Contemporaries 2018: Selected Artist

Society of Scottish Artists: New Graduate Award 2018

Steven Campbell Hunt Medal for poetic creativity 2018

Residencies:

2019 July (upcoming) – Warjakka Artist Residency, Varjakka, Finland

2018 November – De Liceiras 18, Porto, Portugal

2017 September – OFFCITY AiR: Back to the Mills, Pardubice, Czech Republic

2016 June – FAR (Floating Art Residency), Loch Shiel, Scotland

Organised by Nancy Dewhurst. A travelling residency by canoe.

2015 July – The Organic Art Ranch, Transylvania, Romania

2014 June – KSDIY, Cumbria, UK

Selected exhibitions and talks:

2019         Seven Counties Open, OVADA, Oxford

                 New Contemporaries Promenade: artist talk, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

                 RSA: New Contemporaries, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

                 SSA Sunday Social: artist talk, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

                 SSA member’s show, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2018         Burn to Shine, November 2018, De Liceiras 18, Porto, Portugal

                 Glasgow School of Art Degree Show, Tontine Building, Glasgow

                 Everyone some of the time, Platform in Easterhouse, Glasgow

2017         Triathlon; Part 1. Swim, Barnes Building, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

                 Spin Factory, The Art School, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow

                 Manual Mills, The Automatic Mills, Pardubice, Czech Republic

                 Pub(l)ic, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

                 Up a Hill, Down a Hill, Lang Craigs, Dumbarton

                 Great Wall of Oakland, Oakland, CA

                 Video projections onto the Great Wall of Oakland, whilst vertical dancers                 

                 ‘Bandaloop’ perform

2016         Land Arts Exhibition, John Sommers Gallery, Albuquerque NM

                 Tributaries, SFAI, Santa Fe NM A participatory event exploring water as a living entity

                 ReVIEW: Projections from the LAAW archive, Santa Fe, NM

                 140, Pecha Kucha talks, November 2016, SFAI, Santa Fe NM

                 25% Extra, July 2016, The Lauristoun Arches, Glasgow

Memberships:

Society of Scottish Artists New Graduate Award membership 2018

Glasgow Sculpture Studios

Publications:

Emergency Index: An Annual Document of Performance Practice, Vol 6

Everyone Some of the Time

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

The Scotsman Art review RSA New Contemporaries 2019:

https://www.scotsman.com/arts-and-culture/arts/art-review-rsa-new-contemporaries-2019-royal-scottish-academy-edinburgh-1-4891823