Residencies, Grants and Commissions

Polluted Leisure, NICAP Award, 2018
CAMP Residency, Aulus-les-Bains, France, 05/2018
Paths Across the Water, North Shields, 11/2017
Bridges___, NUHRI Award, 2016
Common Ground, AHRC Award, 2016
Sundroids, Harehope Quarry, Weardale, 2012
The Emblematic Project, Arts Council England Award, 09/2011
Switch On/ Switch Off, FutureEverything Festival, Manchester, 05/2011
Oxclose, Creative Partnerships Residency, 08/2010
Wield Site Allotments Residency, Brighton, 06/2010



Selected Performances and Exhibitions

Bound, Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, Scotland, 05/2019

YOU CANNOT STEP INTO THE SAME RIVER TWICE, Fuse, Bradford, 05/2019

Bound, Allenheads Contemporary Art, England, 03/2019
Sounding Nature, Selected Contributor to Cities and Memory Project, Online Archive, 2018
Bound, Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, Scotland, 11/2018
Polluted Leisure: A Toxic Love Affair, Foundation Maison des Sciences de L’Homme, Paris, France 11/2018
Trace, Radio Series, ResonanceExtra, 2018
Polluted Leisure: A Toxic Love Affair, XL Gallery, 09/2018
Bridges ii____, Inspired by Great Exhibition of the North, Long Gallery, Newcastle, 08/2018
Chwarel, Soundwalks, collaboration with Tim Shaw Dorothea Quarry, Gwynedd, Wales, 10/2017
Murmur, collaboration with Prof. Julieanne Preston, Newcastle, 07/2017
Bridges___, collaboration with David de la Haye, North Tower: Tyne Bridge, Newcastle, 11/2016
AHRC Commons, Common Ground, York, 06/2016
Seasons, Field Camera, Cumbria, 06/2016
Loops, Lines, Layers, Culture Lab, 03/2016
Things Not Seen Archive, Ex Libris Gallery, Newcastle, 11/2015
Chwarel, Dyffryn Nantlle, Gwynedd, Wales, 2015
Cloud 9, Kirkley Hall, Northumberland, 08/2014
Change, South Shields, 04/2013
Render3, Culture Lab, Newcastle, 09/2012
The Emblematic Project, Newcastle, 10/2011
Onsite, Newcastle, 07/2011
Land-escape, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, 04/2011
Wield Site Allotments, Brighton, 06/2010
Central Art, Queenstown New Zealand, 08/2009
Echoes, N.Ireland, 06/2009
Bonfires, the Eakin, N.Ireland, 09/2008
Open Houses, Brighton, 07/2007
Helios, the Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, 08/2006
Misé-en-scene, Gallery North, Newcastle, 06/2006






Conferences and Festivals

Wales International Film Festival, Swansea, Wales, 2019
Skeiðaráhlaup Festival, Iceland, 2019
Alchemy Film and Moving Image Festival, Hawick, Scotland, 2019
Winner Reel HeArt Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2019 (Best Experimental and Nominated for Best Editing)
AnthropOcean, Congresso da Associação Portuguesa de Antropologia, Lisboa, Portugal, 2019
Finalist, Carmarthen Bay Film Festival, Wales, 2019 (Nominated Best Short) 
Ethnografilm Festival, Paris, France, 2019
Mountain - Nature - Adventure Film Festival - 29 Memorial Marià Luisa, Spain, 2019
Wales International Documentary Film Festival, Cardiff, Wales, 2019

Short to the Point Film festival, Romania, Moldova, 2019
Honourable Mention, Canada Shorts Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2019
Sound Though Festival, Glasgow, Scotland, 11/2018
The Rivers of Life, the Sill, Cumbria, England, 11/2018
GeNErosity Festival, North Tyneside, England, 10/2018
ASA18 Conference: Sociality, matter, and the imagination: re-creating Anthropology with Dr Adam Doering and Dr Clifton Evers, Oxford, England, 09/2018

Adlais, Gwyl Lechi Bro Ffestiniog/ Ffestiniog Slate Festival, Wales, 07/ 2018
CAUTHE 2018, collaboration with Dr Adam Doering, Dr Clifton Evers, Prof. Kumi Kato, Simon Wearne, Australia, 02/2018
The Dark Outside Festival and Sanctuary Lab, Talnotry, 09/2017

Sustaining the Seas 2017, collaboration with Dr Clifton Evers, Sydney, Australia, 06/2017
Sydney Ideas Festival 2017, Polluted Leisure, collaboration with Dr Clifton Evers, Sydney, Australia, 06/2017

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