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Grace Ndiritu screenings & exhibitions

Selected Screenings and Exhibitions

Education /Residencies:

2013
MACBA Barcelona, Rif Mountains Residency, Morocco
2013
International Residence Recollets, Paris
2004-2006
Delfina Studios, UK Studio Award, London
1998-2000
De Ateliers, Post-grad Residency, Amsterdam
1995-1998
BA (Hons) Textile Art, Winchester School of Art UK

Solo Exhibitions:

2013
FOR A SHAMANIC CINEMA (solo performance) , Centre Pompidou, Paris
2013
WOMEN WHO RUNS WITH WOLVES (solo performance), Musee Chasse, Paris
2011
THE NIGHTINGALE, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Wales, UK
2011
GRACE NDIRITU, ICA Film/Video Survey, London
2009
MY BLOOD SELF, ArtProjx Presents, Prince Charles Cinema, London
2007
RESPONSIBLE TOURISM/STILL LIFE, Chisenhale Gallery, London
2006
STILL LIFE The Black Box, ARCO Art Fair, Madrid, Spain
2006
UNTITLED RESISTANCE, Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea, Wales
2006
GRACE NDIRITU, Vacio 9 Gallery, Madrid, Spain
2005
TIME, Delfina Studios, London, UK
2005
GRACE NDIRITU, 51st Venice Biennale, Ikon Gallery & Nuova Icona, Italy
2005 THE NIGHTINGALE, Ikon Gallery Birmingham, UK

Group Exhibitions:

2014
Sous Nos Yeux, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
2013
Worldwide Africa: Fashioning Personhood, Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA)
2012
Shifting Cards, Art Cade, Marseilles, France
2012
Textiles, Kunst Schloss Untergrningen (KISS), Germany
2012
African Photography, For Whose Eyes?, Mandeville Gallery, Nott Memorial, USA
2012
Synchronicity II, curated by On The Roof, Tiwani Gallery, London
2012
COTTON: Global Threads, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester, UK
2011
9th Bamako Encounters, African Photography Bienniale, Mali
2011
Veiled, Textile Museum of Canada, Toronto, Canada
2011
Synchronicity I, curated by On The Roof, Galerie Baudoin Lebon, Paris
2011
5x5 CASTELLO International Art Prize, Spain (nominated by Marlene Dumas)
2011
Pattern ID Kemper Museum, Kansas, USA
2010
Addis Foto Fest 2010, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
2010
Events of the Self: Portraiture & Self Identity, Walther Collection, Germany
2010
Curtain Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK2010 Poetics of Colour, Centro Jose Guerrero, Spain
2010
Like Love Part Two/Action, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
2010
Pattern ID, Akron Art Museum, Ohio, USA
2009
Identity: An Imagined State, CCA Lagos, Nigeria
2009
Dress Codes: Third Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York
2009
8th Dakar Biennale , IFA Gallery Berlin & Stuttgart
2009
The Fabric of Identity, Brancolinigrimaldi Gallery, Rome
2009
Code Share CAC Vilnius, Lithuania
2008
I am Making Art (The Artists body), Centro Huarte de Arte, Spain
2008
Essential Art of African Textiles, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
2008
The Poetics of Cloth Grey Art Gallery, New York
2008
PrixArs Electronica, Linz, Austria
2008
Whitstable Biennale, Whitstable, UK
2008
8th Dakar Biennale, Dakar, Senegal
2008
Flow, Studio Museum Harlem, New York
2007
Do you see Macagin, Belgrade, Serbia
2007
Video Brasil 16th, Sesc Sao Paulo, Brazil.
2007
Untitled Resistance LOOP Video Art Festival Barcelona2007
Video Killed Domus DA2, Salamanca
2007
Meme Heure...Abbaye de Maubuisson, Paris
2007
I am Making Art (The Artists body) Centre d'Art Contemporain, Geneva
2005
You Made Me Love You, Arnolfini, FACT, CCA Glasgow, Baltic
2004
Perspective Art Prize, Ormeau Bath Gallery, Belfast
2004
Mostyn Open, Oriel Mostyn Gallery, Wales, UK
2002
Early Works, De Ateliers, Amsterdam
2000
Buren Van Abbe Museum, Netherlands
2000
Telenic Brussels 2000, Belgium
2000
Kunst 2000, Zurich ICA Fair, Switzerland
2000
To Be Announced and Rita McBride , NAK
Kunstverein, Aachen,Germany
2000
Arena Workshop and Rita McBride Kunsthalle Baden Baden Germany
1999
Teleo, Television festival Nantes, Franc

Collections:

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Ulrich Museum, Kansas, USA
The Walther Collection, Germany and New York
Private Collections in USA and Europe

Awards/ Prizes:

2011
5x5 CASTELLO International Art Prize, Spain(nominated by Marlene Dumas)
2009
1st prize CENTRE FOR ART & NATURE Landscape Video Prize, Spain
2008
WINNER DAKAR BIENNALE Thamigidi Art Prize
2004
WINNER PERSPECTIVE Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
2004
1st prize LEAMINGTON OPEN

COMMISSIONS:

2010
A WEEK IN THE NEWS, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool
2007
NATURAL DISASTERS, Situations and RSA, UK
2007
RESPONSIBLE TOURISM/STILL LIFE Chisenhale Gallery, London
2006
UNTITLED RESISTANCE, Glynn Vivian Gallery, Wales

Bursaries/ Grants:

2012
OPPENHEIM-JOHN DOWNES MEMORIAL TRUST
2009
ARTS COUNCIL LONDON, Grants for Arts
2008
BRITISH COUNCIL, Grants for Arts
2007
ARTS COUNCIL LONDON, Grants for Arts
2006
ARTS COUNCIL LONDON, Grants for Arts
2005
ARTS COUNCIL LONDON, Grants for Arts
2005
ARTS COUNCIL WM, Grants for Arts
2005
BRITISH COUNCIL, Grants for Artists
2004
ARTS COUNCIL WM, Grants for Arts
2004
ARTS ADMIN Early Career Bursary, London
2002
FONDS BKVB, Netherlands
2001
FONDS BKVB, Netherlands

Events:

2013 Artists Talk Glasgow School of Art, Scotland2013
The Fourth Way screening, New Forms Festival, Vancouver, Canada
2013
Panel Feminism, War and the Body, ICA London
2013
Seminar: 'Something You Should Know' with Natasa Petrein-Bachelez,Hans-Ulrich Obrist, Elisabeth Lebovici and Patricia Falguires, EHESS, Paris
2012
Artists Talk, Whitworth Gallery, Manchester, UK
2011
To Africanize is to Civilize, On The Roof screening, Silencio Club, Paris Photo
2010
Panel Discussion, Addis Foto Fest, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
2010
Panel Discussion, Art and Climate Change, British Council, Addis Ababa
2010
Artists Talk, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK
2010
Artists Talk, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK
2010
Artists Talk, Tate Britain, London
2010
Pattern ID, National Public Radio, NPR USA
2009
Late at Tate curated by Max Reinhardt, Tate Britain, London
2009
Second Skins Symposium, INIVA, London
2009
Long Night of African Video Art, Temporare Kunsthalle, Berlin
2009
Do Something Different, screening, International Exhibitionist, Barbican
2009
Artists Talk: Goldsmiths College, London
2008
Hospitalities screening, Tram Festival Palais de Tokyo, Paris
2008
Artists talk FABRICA, Brighton
2008
Re Imagine Kenya, screening Sikkema Jenkins Gallery, New York
2008
The Whole World curator Ian White TANK TV
2008
Do Something Different, slide show
International Exhibitionist BARBICAN
2006
RolePlay: screening Tate Britain, Arnolfini Bristol
2006
Artist talk with Jonathan Watkins Director Ikon Gallery UK Glynn Vivian
2006
Artist talk Making Art Work with Keith Piper & Richard Wilson, Suffolk
2004
Performance Strategy and Process,Adrian Piper & DJ Spooky,Arts Admin UK
2004
Resonanace FM 104.4 London
2000
Lost and Found with Chris Dercon Amsterdam


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