Gary JC

Lives & works in Birmingham, UK

 

CV

Education

MA (Composition & Sonic Art) - Oxford Brookes University 

BA  University of Witwatersrand

PHD (current) University of Birmingham, UK

 

Exhibitions, Festivals & Performance

2020

Transmediale, Berlin - Presentation of 'Anyone Can Play AI' as part of 'Adversarial Hacking in the age of AI' Humboldt University - organised by http://kim.hfg-karlsruhe.de/.

2019

CTM Festival - 'De-Composing Infinity' Researcher Discourse. Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin

Embassy Art Museum, Beijing - 'One Double One' and 'The Credo' - part of African Art Week, curated by Megan Mace. 

'Skillz 2.0: Anyone Can Play AI' - Presentation at IASPM Punk Scholars Conference, Newcastle University

2018

Audiograft Festival - The Re-Animation Of Polly Tacks

Fusion Art Space, Oxford, UK

Reading International Fringe - Erosion Seems Impossible, Until The Land Is Gone & Tell Me What I Want, What I Really Really Want. Part of group show at Rising Sun Art Centre, Reading. Curated by Simone Hesselberg. Supported by Arts Council England.

Scenes From A Chasm - (June 2018) - Curatorial project. Group show at Cuchifritos, New York. Supported by Arts Council England and British Council.

 

2017

The Sound of Memory - Group show & research symposium  - Goldsmiths University & Whitechapel Gallery, London

Artists Alliance Curatorial Award - Scenes From A Chasm - Essay & Curated show, 2018 in NFP space, Cuchafritos, New York

 

 

2016

[inside] OUTSIDE - Oxford Brookes MA Festival - Ovada Warehouse, Oxford

The Listening Booth, George Arts - Compose a Piece / Write a Song / Produce a Track / Smash out a Tune

Film & Performance Night, Modern Art Oxford - Solo/Protest/Solo & Mogul 

Mosquito Lightning - Film and Installation (in collaboration with Carla Busuttil and Chris Saunders) at:  Choice. Click. Bait - Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg, and Josh Lilley Gallery, London

2015

Ajos Dance Company - Performance of Afrochunk - Oxford Museum

Workbench, Milan - Performance (with Carla Busuttil) of  Medallionaire.

Outburst Festival - Pegasus Theatre, Oxford - Plastic Dreams (White Performance)

Videovada - Ovada Space, Oxford - Plastic Dreams (White Performance) & The Hordes.

2014

The Credo - Film presentation (in collaboration with Carla Busuttil) at:

A Change of Tongue - Space K, Seoul, Korea

Nirox Winter Sculpture Fair, Nirox Foundation, South Africa

Joburg Fringe Film Festival, South Africa

2013

No More History - Film presentation (in collaboration with Carla Busuttil) at:

Post-National Bliss - Goodman Gallery, Cape Town

Generation V - Josh Lilley Gallery, London

Video, Video, Video (curated by Rory Bester) - The Bioscope, Johannesburg

2012

Aktive Raume - Gallerei Cubus-M, Berlin, Germany

Eye of the Geiger - Sound accompaniment/installation with Tor Seidel

Awards & Achievements

Artists International Development Fund Grantee, 2018

Artists Alliance Curatorial Award, 2017

Santander Research Grant, 2015

Joburg Now Residency, 2015