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Rebecca Lennon graduated from the Slade School of Art London MA programme in 2010 and is currently a lecturer on the Fine Art BA at Arts University Bournemouth. In 2012, she was selected for the European Media Art Award and residency at CANTE, San Luis Potosi, Mexico, and participated in a 6 month ACE residency in Mexico City the following year. Until 2014, Rebecca was represented by Ceri Hand Gallery, London and has exhibited widely. Recent exhibitions and projects include The Whistable Biennial 2018, The Ol’ Switcheroo at Jupiter Woods and Diet Terror, a musical collaboration with artist Benedict Drew. Upcoming projects include a solo exhibition at Matts Gallery, London in October and a residency and solo show with Almanac, Turin next year.

EDUCATION


2008 - 2010 | M.F.A. Fine Art (Media) | Slade School of Art | London.

2001 - 2004 | B.A. Fine Art | Time Based Media | Sheffield Hallam University | Sheffield.

2000 - 2001 | Fine Art Foundation | Manchester Metropolitan | University | Manchester.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS


Current / Forthcoming

|2019| Almanac | Turin | Date TBC

|2018| Matts Gallery | London | 19-28 October


Past

|2016| Eat My Bankruptcy Baby | 23 June - 3 July | Chalton Gallery | London

|2012| Don’t let it End this way tell them I said something | 7-22 Sept | Bloc | Sheffield

|2010| We are stuck here together | 28 Oct- 28 Nov | Ceri Hand Gallery | Liverpool

|2008| Since they got rid of Time | Galerie Metro | Berlin

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, SCREENINGS & PERFORMANCES


Current / Forthcoming

2018 | Diet Terror | musical project in collaboration with Benedict Drew.


Past (Selected)

2018 | Whitstable Biennial | June 5-10  | Whitstable

2018 | The Ol’ Switcheroo - with Sophie Jung, Sarah Duffy & Carolina Ongaro | Jupiter Woods | 13 April - 19 May  | London.

2018 | The Society for the Common & Good  | Institut Kunst Atelier Haus | 13 - 15 April | Basel

2018 | Open Sound curated by Paul Purgas ( Performed as Diet Terror ) March 17

2017 | Performing Objects, with Isabelle Cornaro, Benedict Drew, Anna Franceschini & Zoe Williams | Kunstraum | June 3 6-9pm  |  London.

2017 | Mount Florida Screenings 07 | March 24 | Glasgow.

2017 | 48 Hr Film Screening | Almanac Projects | 6-7 Jan | London.

2016 | Supernormal Festival | 3-8 Aug | Braziers Park | Oxfordshire.

2015 | Immersive Frames: Elizabeth Price, Laura O'Neil,

Gabriel Stones | Nov 26- Jan 6 | Celda Contemporanea | Mexico City.

2014 | Supernormal Festival | 8-10 Aug | Braziers Park | Oxfordshire

2014 | Escape Routes (curated by Benedict Drew) | 2-24 Aug | Limbo | Margate.

2014 | Foam (curated by Matt Jenner) | AND/OR Gallery, London.

2014 | This Space We Are | 29 March – 2 May | The International 3 | Manchester.

2014 | Notes on an Autobiography (curated by Rob Lye) | 16 Jan-8 March | ASC Gallery | London.

2014 | Arte Mexico | 29 Jan | Ex Teresa Museum | Mexico City

2013 | Show | Dec 22 - Jan 10 | Parallel | Oaxaca | Mexico.

2013 | DentalFlux | Dec 4 | Southbank Centre | London.

2013 | Transitio MX Festival | 20-29 Sept | Mexico City, Mexico.

2013 | The Everything and Nothing Problem | June 25 | Jerwood | A collaboration between Jerwood and Ceri Hand Gallery | London. *curated.

2013 | Fresh Trauma | 24 May-29 June | Ceri Hand Gallery | London *curated.

2013 | Cacotopia | Anthony Burgess Foundation | Manchester | 24 May - 14 June.

2013 | Tourist Information Centre | Supercollider | Blackpool 29 March - 11 May.

2013 | The Hand That Holds The Desert Down | 15 March | Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop.

2013 | We Object (curated by Benedict Drew) | AidandAbet | 14 March- 18 April | Cambridge.

2012 | Move Forward – New Mexican European Media Art | 5- 21 Oct | Halle | Germany

2012| Writtle Calling | Curated by Mellissa Appleton | 11-18th Sept | Essex

2012| Notes on an Autobiography | Limoncello Gallery | 5 Sept | London

2012| Still Outside or Unexplained | Open Eye Gallery | 22 June - 2 Sept | Liverpool

2012| Seven Chapters (curated by Louisa Martin) | Banner Repeater | London

2011| Memory of a Hope | Ceri Hand Gallery | 05 Aug - 03 Sept| Liverpool

2010 |Black Hole Hums B Flat | Ceri Hand Gallery| 11-17 Oct | London

2010| Making Ships in Bottles |16 May - 29 July | Cafe Gallery Projects | London

2010| The Economy of the Gift | 9 April - 5th June | A Foundation | Liverpool

2010| Spasticus Artisticus | Curated by Jota Castro & Christian Viveros-Faune |15 Jan - 27 Feb | Ceri Hand Gallery | Liverpool



CURATED PROJECTS


2013 | Fresh Trauma, featuring work by Edwin Burdis, Heather Phillipson, Benedict Drew, Shana Moulton, Gabriele Beveridge, Chooc Ly Tan, Angus Fairhurst | 24 May-29 June | Ceri Hand Gallery | London.

2013 | The Everything and Nothing Problem curated with Louis Martin, featuring performances by Francesco Pedraglio, Beth Collar, Angus Braithwaite, Mary Hurrell and others | June 25 | Jerwood Art Space in collaboration with Ceri Hand Gallery | London.

2008 | Open Eye Gallery Liverpool, Curator on various projects.

2006 | 37 Seconds | Twice monthly screening for The Big Screen Liverpool commissioned by FACT Liverpool, Liverpool Biennial & BBC.



 RESIDENCIES / PRIZES


2018 / 2019  | Almanac Residency | Turin | Italy

 2016 | Supernormal residency, Braziers park, Oxfordshire.

2015 | Dezado Residency, Chiapas, Mexico

|2013-14| Arts Council England residency in Mexico City, Mexico.

2012 | EMARE Residency at CANTE (Centro de las Artes y Nuevas Technologias), San Luis Potosi, Mexico selected by FACT, Liverpool.

2007/2008 | ART PRIZE | Salford Restoration Office & Northern Edge.









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