Visiting Artists Series: Patrick Staff

Patrick Staff is an interdisciplinary artist who works with film, installation, dance and performance to investigate dissent, labour and the queer body. Recent solo exhibitions have taken place at Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK; Spike Island, Bristol, UK; Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia; and Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. They are currently part of British Art Show 8, which tours UK venues throughout 2016, and their first US solo exhibition will take place at the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles in 2017.

Patrick Staff has had solo shows at:
The Foundation, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver British Art Show 8, United Kingdom
The Foundation, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane
Reading and Smoking, 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles The Foundation, Spike Island, Bristol
The Foundation, Chisenhale Gallery, London
British Art Show 8, United Kingdom
Scaffold See Scaffold, The Showroom, London
Dreams of Travel (Laveta Terrace, Shacklewell Lane), The White Building, London Litmus Shuffle, Outpost, Norwich
Mental Effort Before Action 1-5a-5b, South London Gallery, London
A Factory as it Might Be, International Project Space, United Kingdom
Chewing Gum for the Social Body, The Tanks, Tate Modern, London A Factory as it Might Be, Whitstable Biennale, UK
Mirror Machines, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles
The Nudist In Two Parts: Part One, SPACE, London
Feelings Are Shit, Outpost, Norwich
Life In The Woods, Radar, Loughborough
Feelings Are Shit The Real Trick is to Disappear, X Marks The Bokship, London
Action Constellation, Mix Nyc: Experimental Queer Film Festival, New York

His work has been included in group shows at:
LACE, Los Angeles
Transformation Marathon, Serpentine Galleries, London
Serpentine Cinema: Vera Frenkel & Patrick Staff, Serpentine Galleries, London
Europe Europe, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo
L’heure Des Sorcieres, Le Quartier, France
Almost Bliss, Chelsea Space, London
Art Turning Left, Tate Liverpool
To Become Whole, Walter Phillips Gallery Banff, Canada
Re-projecting (London), The Showroom, London
Mental Furniture Industry, Flat Time House, London
Society is a Workshop, Banff Centre, Canada
The Figa Hand, Dorchester Abbey, UK
The Grand Domestic Revolution, CCA Derry-Londonderry, UK
Plus Ou Moins Sorcieres, Maison Populaire, Paris
Community Without Propinquity, MK Gallery, Milton Keynes
The Anti Library, SPACE, London
Past Present Future: Space Time, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
Holodecks (And Other Spaces), FormContent, London
23rd Festival Les Instants Vidéo, Milan
Beyond Former Heaven (or the Institute of Surrealist Ethnography), Banff Centre, Canada

recent grants/fellowships/awards:
2015
Paul Hamlyn Award for Visual Artists, UK
2014
LUX Collection Residency, LUX and The White Building, UK Communal Knowledge, The Showroom, London
2013
Hospitalfield House, UK

September 06, 2016
Lectures
Visiting Artists Series: Patrick Staff
11:00AM - 12:15PM
Open to the Public
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September 06, 2016
2016-09-06 11:00 2016-09-06 12:15
Lectures
Visiting Artists Series: Patrick Staff
11:00AM - 12:15PM |
Open to the Public
This event is free!