Residents / Summer Residency 2016

Selectors: Kitty Anderson, Curator, The Common Guild, Glasgow; Andrew Bonacina, Chief Curator, Hepworth, Wakefield.

  • Francesco Pedraglio

    Summer Residency 2016

    Francesco Pedraglio is an artist working with writing, performance, film and installation. He was born in Como (Italy) in 1981. From 2005 he has been living in London (UK). He has been showing and performing extensively in UK and abroad. He is one of the three founding member of the project-space FormContent and has been publishing criticism in several magazine, amongst others, Mousse Magazine, Kaleidoscope, ArtReview. In 2013 he published his first novella (‘The Object Lessons’) with Mousse. In 2014 he published his first novel (A man / in a room / spry-painting a fly…) with Book Works.

    http://www.acertainrealism.com

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  • Gil Leung

    Summer Residency 2016

    Gil Leung lives and works in London and Brussels. Recent projects include include Re: Re:, New Work, London, Violent Incident, Vleeshal, Middelburg, Prosu(u)mer, EKKM, Tallinn, Performance Capture, Stedelijk, Amsterdam, A Bright Night with Serpentine Galleries and LUX, London, Exchange at Flat Time House, London and Bedroom Tour in collaboration with Am Nuden Da. She is editor of Versuch Press and member of PUBLIKATIONEN + EDITIONEN.

    http://displaydevice.tumblr.com/

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  • Giuseppe Mistretta

    Summer Residency 2016

    Giuseppe Mistretta is a multidisciplinary artist and writer based in Glasgow. His practice is concerned with the senses and empathy. This pursuit evolves by working and learning with others or being aware of other perspectives when working alone. Recent projects include Gold Panning, Market Gallery, Glasgow; Dancehall 11, Castlefield Gallery, Manchester; Finite Project Altered When Open, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow; Ear Defenders, Glasgow Project Room; Happy Hypocrite Issue 7, (edited by Isla Leaver-Yap); Dance like nobody’s watching or Dance like you’re not dancing, Rhubaba Gallery & Studios, Edinburgh; Gnommero-Multiplicity, (edited by Sarah Tripp and Richard Taylor).

    http://www.giuseppemistretta.co.uk/

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  • Lauren Gault

    Summer Residency 2016

    Lauren Gault (b. Belfast, 1986) received her BA in Fine Art (First Class Hons) from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. She currently lives and works in Glasgow, working in installation, writing and performance. Recent solo exhibitions include ‘fugue states’ (with Allison Gibbs), CCA, Glasgow, ’lipstick-NASA’, Jupiter Artland , ’Plosive blows’, HMK, Hoorn , ‘Y.O.R.B’, Atelier Am Eck, Düsseldorf, ‘Here Bianca!’, GENERATORprojects, Dundee, ‘Sweet ensilage’, Tramway, Glasgow. Selected groups exhibitions include ‘read the room, you’ve got to’, curated by Quinn Latimer, S.A.L.T.S., Basel, ‘Waking up a Shape, The Woodmill Press, Bristol, ‘Dear Green’, ZK/U, Berlin.

    http://www.laurengault.co.uk

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  • Rachel Pimm

    Summer Residency 2016

    Rachel Pimm (b.1984, Harare, Zimbabwe, Lives and works, London) Pimm received an MFA in Fine Art from Goldsmiths, University of London in 2013. She co-founded the artist-run project Auto Italia South East in 2007 and since 2012 has worked collaboratively with MoreUtopia! Her work has been included in recent programmes at the Chisenhale Gallery; Royal Academy (Converse X Dazed Emerging Artist Award), Serpentine Gallery; Tenderpixel and Hales Gallery, London (2015); Zabludowicz Collection; South London Gallery; Enclave Gallery, London (2014); Auto Italia, London; SPACE, London; Can Felipe, Barcelona (2013); Milton Keynes Gallery; Ibid Projects, London; and The Architecture Foundation, London (2012).

    http://www.rachelpimm.tumblr.com

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  • Sarah Forrest

    Summer Residency 2016

    Sarah Forrest is an artist based in Glasgow. She graduated from Glasgow School of Art in 2010 (MFA). Recent exhibitions include: (2015) The Shock of Victory, CCA, Glasgow; Ripples in the Pond, GOMA; A Skull and a Screen, Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist (2014) Mood is Made, Temperature is Taken, curated by Quinn Latimer, GSS; I will wear a plastic guise / I will wear a fabric guise, Dog Park, New Zealand. (2013)Two Solo Shows: Sarah Forrest and Mounira Al Sohl (solo), CCA, Glasgow; Next to Perplexed you, curated by Jan Verwoert: Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna.

    http://www.supplementgallery.co.uk

  • Sophie Macpherson

    Summer Residency 2016

    Sophie Macpherson lives and works in Glasgow and Berlin. She received her degree from Glasgow School of Art Environmental Art Department and then became a committee member at Transmission Gallery, Glasgow. She was awarded the Scottish Arts Council New York residency, completed in 2009, followed by a semester auditing classes at California School of Arts. In 2014 she received a Creative Scotland Artists’ Bursary. She writes and makes live events, sculptural objects, drawings and videos, often working collaboratively with artists, musicians and performers. She is a founding member of the experimental all-woman musical collective Muscles of Joy.

    http://www.sophiemacpherson.net