Residents / Summer Residency 2014

Selectors: Pat Fisher, Principal Curator, Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh; Isla Leaver-Yap, Glasgow. Isla Leaver-Yap writes about and organises projects with artists; Frances Morris, Head of Collections (International Art), Tate, London.

  • Allison Gibbs

    Summer Residency 2014

    Allison Gibbs is an Australian artist who has been based in Glasgow since 2007. She completed her MFA at The Glasgow School of Art in 2013, with an Erasmus Exchange at The Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam, NL. Allison works with 16mm film, video, writing, sculpture and photography. 

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  • Amelia Bywater and Rebecca Wilcox

    Summer Residency 2014
    Ken Cargill Writer’s Fellowship
    Amelia Bywater and Rebecca Wilcox have been selected for the Ken Cargill Writers Fellowship. Their collaboration is described as a developing practice attempting to take language as a material to deploy in a reflexive and embodied way. Bywater studied at The Christchurch School of Art and Design, NZ, before achieving an MFA at Glasgow School of Art in 2009. Wilcox also studied at GSA graduating with an MRes in Creative Studies. In 2013 they presented a two person show entitled talking it to pieces at Glasgow Project Room. Since 2010 Bywater has been a co-organiser of Victor & Hester, an artist-run journal and events project based in Glasgow. In 2012 Wilcox co-devised Prawn’s Pee (along with Rob Churm, Oliver Pitt and Ben Ashton), a printing house and publication  as part of Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art’s Open Glasgow strand, involving approximately 40 other artists and writers.

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  • Cara Tolmie

    Summer Residency 2014

    Cara Tolmie graduated with a BA Hons in Fine Art from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design in 2005 and was part of the LUX Associate Artists Programme between 2009 and 2010. In 2014 she will present new performances at Tramway, Glasgow and Counterflows Festival, Glasgow. Earlier this year her work was included in Assembly: A survey of recent artists’ film and video in Britain 2008–2013 at Tate Britain in London. Amongst other projects, in 2013, Tolmie was commissioned by Pavillion, Leeds and Chisenhale in London.

    http://www.vimeo.com/caratolmie

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  • Giles Bailey

    Summer Residency 2014

    Working largely with performance, Giles Bailey uses texts, video fragments and choreographies (either composed or strategically plundered) to rethink conventional approaches to the assemblage and recounting of history. In 2013 Bailey presented solo exhibitions and performances at The Northern Charter in Newcastle, Recon Festival in Leeds, OUTPOST Gallery in Norwich and Kunst Werke in Berlin.

    http://research.ncl.ac.uk/sacs/fineart/bailey

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  • Grace Schwindt

    Summer Residency 2014

    Grace Schwindt graduated with an MA in Fine Art from Slade School of Art in 2008. In 2014 she will exhibit at The Showroom in London, Badischer Kunstverein in Karlsruhe and in a group show at Wiels – Centre for Contemporary Arts in Brussels. In 2013 Schwindt was shortlisted for the Jarman Award and received a Film London Artists’ Moving Image Network, FLAMIN Productions Award.

    http://www.graceschwindt.net/

  • Kathryn Elkin

    Summer Residency 2014

    Kathryn Elkin was born in Belfast and received a BA Hons in  Fine Art from Glasgow School of Art in 2005 and a Post Graduate Diploma in Art Writing from Goldsmiths College in 2012. She was part of the LUX Associate Artists Programme during 2013. This year she will present a solo exhibition at Collective in Edinburgh and a performance at The Poetry Club as part of the launch of The Burning Sands during Glasgow International. In 2013 she had a solo exhibition at Intermedia in Glasgow and presented a performance at CCA Derry.

    http://lux.org.uk/content/kathryn-elkin

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  • Letitia Beatriz

    Summer Residency 2014

    Letitia Beatriz is the collaborative entity made up of Emilia Beatriz Muller-Ginorio and Julia Letitia Scott. Their work employs a combination of performative, moving image, textual, audio, discursive and interactive elements. In 2013 Letitia Beatriz were commissioned by Glasgow Short Film Festival to present a performance and screening event and their playCare / Rage was published in the 2HB journal by CCA, Glasgow.

    http://careandrage.tumblr.com

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  • Sarah Rose

    Summer Residency 2014

    Sarah Rose is an artist based in Glasgow. She graduated from the Glasgow School of Art MFA in 2012 having previously studied at the University of Aukland. Exhibitions have included Transmission Gallery, Artissima, Artspace (in conjunction with Formcontent) and Dog Park Project Space. She is currently taking part in the New Writing Scotland programme.  In 2014 Rose will co-run tenletters a series of projects that consider the relationship of writing and publication within art practices.

    http://www.sarahrose.info/

    http://www.glasgowsculpturestudios.org/2012/12/27/sarah-rose/