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Katharine Meynell screenings & exhibitions

Screenings and Exhibitions


Installation (with HUMP), B2 Butlers Wharf, London.
The AIR Gallery, London (with HUMP).
The Oval House, London (with HUMP).
The Dumb Show (with HUMP), the Drill Hall, London.
Barbican Arts Group Show, Barbican, London.


Women's Arts Alliance, London.


Summer Show, London Film Makers Co-op, London.
Postcards with my mother, performance at Franklin Furnace, New York.


Women Live Festival, London Filmmakers' Co-op, London (with HUMP).
Video work in Women in Art Education Conference.


London Video Arts, Air Gallery, London.
Royal College of Art, London.


Give My Regards To Frith Street, London Video Arts, London.


Channel 5, ICA, London.
LVA Cafe Gallery, Southwark.
London Film Makers Co-op Summer Show, London.


Scanners, AIR Gallery, London.
Women and Art Society, Lanchester Polytechnic.
Third Generation, Women Sculptors Today, Drew Gallery, Canterbury.
National Review of Live Art, Midland Group, Nottingham.


I am... Torriano Film Association, London.
4 Artists for Islington, Hardware Gallery, London.
Anyone who had an Art, Byam Shaw Gallery, London.
National Review of Live Art, Riverside Studios & Third Eye, Glasgow.
Bracknell Video Festival, South Hill Park, Bracknell.


BookWorks, Victoria and Albert Museum, London (with Susan Johanknecht).
Genlock, L.V.A./Interim Arts touring show.
Women's Images of Women, Zap Club, Brighton.
Down the Tube, Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester.
Cinematheque, ICA, London.
European Media Arts Festival, Osnabruck.
National Review of Live Art, Glasgow.
London Film Festival, Museum of Moving Image, London.
Columbia Video Festival, Columbia.


Moonrise video wall, Video Positive, Tate Gallery, Liverpool.
Moonrise video installation, Cornerhouse, Manchester.
Cinematheque, ICA, London.
Femme Cathodique, Palais de Tokyo, Paris.
AirTime, Air Gallery, London.
The Preview Show, London Filmmakers' Co-op, London.
Video screening, Tate Gallery, London.
Video Brazil, Sao Paolo.
Mind the Gap, Humberside College, Hull.
Australian Video Festival, Sydney.
Acts of Remembrance, Harris Museum, Preston.
Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen.
Phoenix, Leicester.
Video wall, Diorama, London.
Screening, London Film Makers Co-op, London.
Camden Video Festival, London.
BookWorks, British Museum, London (with Susan Johanknecht).
London Film Festival, Museum of the Moving Image, London.


Wide Angle, Birmingham.
Hull Film and Video Festival, Hull.


Berlin Video Fest, Berlin.
Tiroler Landesmuseum Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck.
Sheffield Media Show, Sheffield City Polytechnic, Sheffield.
Screening, Hull Film Theatre, Hull.
Screening, London Film Makers Co-op, London.


A Woman's Perspective, BookWorks (with Susan Johanknecht).
A book for a performance installation, International Centre of Photography, New York.
Pullit X, Pullit Gallery, London.
Women's Art at New Hall, New Hall, Cambridge.
London Film Festival, London Filmmakers' Co-op, London.
Eat and Vampire s eat, Kettles Yard, Cambridge and Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool.


International Artists Centre, Posnan, Poland.
What She Wants, Impressions, York.
Vampire s eat, Film Museum, Amsterdam.


Art in Time, Cardiff.
A Small Video Festival, Trondheim, Norway.
Stills Gallery, Edinburgh.
Minnories, Colchester.
Stains, Quicksilver Gallery, Middlesex University (with Jim Mooney).


Gasworks, London (with Jim Mooney).
Reading the Book, Bookworks, Bath.
Choco-block, The Chocolate Factory/Middlesex University, London.
Artists Books, Tate Gallery, London (with Susan Johanknecht).


KvindeMuseet i Danmark, Arhus, Denmark.
Art in Time, Cardiff.
Digital Laboratory, London Electronic Arts/Cyberia, London.
Pandemonium, screening at Cinematheque, ICA, London.
Mouse on up, Sans Walk Gallery, London.
Kingsgate Gallery, London.
Whitechapel Open, London Electronic Arts, London.
The Vertical Axis, Speckled Eye.
Galerie 5020, Salzburg, Austria (with Jim Mooney).
SAD, Gasworks, London.


is this a performance?, Digital Laboratory, London Electronic Arts, London.
20/20 Kingsgate Gallery, London.
WheNever, Commercial Gallery, London.
Light Water Power for the opening of Lux, London (with Alistair Skinner).


Angel Row, Nottingham.
attitudes 1-8, Link Gallery, Royal College of Art, London.
Suntrap, Fabrica, Brighton.
Hamburg Short Film Festival, Hamburg.
Kulturhuset, Bergen.
Candid Gallery, London.


Spin, National Sound Archive at the British Library, London.
Sweetie, British School at Rome, Rome (and touring).
Scale, Kingsgate Gallery, London.


Volumes (of Vulnerability) touring: Standpoint Gallery, London; Buchgalerie Mergemeier, Germany;The Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax; Mills College, California; Muzeum Ksiazki Artystycznej Poland; Hull Time Based Arts; San Francisco Centre for the Book; Lopdell House Gallery, Aukland, N.Z. (with Susan Johanknecht).
The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, London.


Verbal inter Visual , The Lethaby Galleries, London (with Susan Johanknecht).
Peter Scott Gallery, Lancaster.
Filmwaves, Lux, London.
Digital Aesthetics, Harris Museum, Preston.
Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London.


The Hygiene Show, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London (with Alistair Skinner).
Sci-art symposium, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool (with Alistair Skinner).


Lux Open, Royal College of Art, London.
Surface, Project Space 134, Middlesex University.
British School at Rome Gallery, Rome.


Experiments in Moving Image, Old 'Lumiere' Cinema, University of Westminster, London.
Middlesex Fine Art at The Ecology Centre, London.
Artists Books, Gr├╝ner Collection, F├╝rstenfeldbruck, Germany (with Susan Johanknecht).
rien a declarer, NovArt Festival, Bordeaux, France.
Wellcome Trust screening at Euro Science Open Forum, Stockholm (with Alistair Skinner).


Kingsgate Gallery, London.
Talking Back to Science, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle.
It's Inside, Projects Cafe Gallery, Southwark (with Alistair Skinner).
Abbey Fellows, Apt Gallery, London.


gefn press, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont.


Cunning Chapters, British Library, London.

Group exhibitions

Talking Back to Science Tyneside Cinema

Abbey Fellows Apt Gallery, London

Nuit Blanche, Miss China Beauty Room, Paris

Analogue Tate Modern/Polish Cultural Institute & touring

Cunning Chapters British Library

UWE Bristol


Performing with HUMP 1976 -1982
Performing with Aaron Williamson's band 'Clippety Clop' (at the De La Warr Pavillion, Serpentine Gallery, Goldsmith University, Brian Caitling & Tony Grisoni's 'Cabaret melancholique', Ikon Gallery, etc.) 2004-present

Work in public collections

City Art Gallery, Manchester (video tape); Victoria and Albert Museum (artists' books); New York State University (artists' book); British Film Institute (video tape); Sheffield Polytechnic (video tape); Tate Gallery, London (artists' books); New Hall, Cambridge University (drawings); University of Ulster (artists' book); Middlesex University (artists' book); National Sound Archive (audio work); Museum Van Het Boek, The Hague (artists' book); Manchester Metropolitan Library (artists' book); University of Vermont U.S.A. (artists' book); Louisiana State Library, U.S.A. (artists' book); Museum of Modern Art, N.Y. (artists' book); British Artists Film and Video Study Collection (video tapes).

Awards and Grants

RCA Minor Travelling Scholarship, 1981
Arts Council Of Great Britain film & video award, 1983
A.C.G.B./London Video Arts placement bursary, 1984
Artist in Residence, Greater London Arts, 1986
Arts Council Of Great Britain film & video award, 1986
British Film Institute 'New Directors' Production Award, 1987
Arts Council Of Great Britain film & video award, 1988
BFI/Hull Time Based Arts Commission, 1990
BBC Scotland, artist commission for '10x10', 1990
Book Works/ Arts Council New Collaborations fund (with gefn Press) 1992
London Electronic Arts Digital Laboratory, 1996
L.E.A. Digital Laboratory, 1997
London Filmmakers' Co-op/Arts Council of England commission for LUX opening (with Alistair Skinner) 1997
Research funding, Middlesex University, 1998
Research funding, Middlesex University, 1999
Arts Council 'Small Publications fund' (with gefn Press) 1999
Research funding, Middlesex University, 2001
'Science on Screen and Stage' Wellcome Trust Award (with Alistair Skinner) 2001/2004
Research funding, Middlesex University, 2003
Abbey Fellowship, British School at Rome, 2003/4
Research funding, Middlesex University, 2005/6

Still from Book For A Performance

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