1993-94 Chelsea College of Art, Foundation Fine Art
1994-97 Oxford Brookes University, BA Hons Fine Art
1997-98 Oxford Brookes University, MA Digital Media
2006 – 08 Goldsmiths College, MFA Art Practice
2011 – 2016 Kingston University, PHD Art Practice (AHRC Studentship)

Selected Exhibitions and Performances


Launch of Silent Signal showing a newly commissioned film – UK wide touring show for Wellcome Trust Large Arts Commission curated by Animate Projects launching at Quad, Derby and touring to Vivid Projects, Birmingham, Central St Martin’s, London

Oberhausen Film Festival, screening of Silent Signal and artist’s talk

The Signal and the rock, Performance Lecture and film screening at ‘Strata: Art and science collaborations in the anthropocene’, Aberystwyth University, Wales


The Signal and the rock, Performance Lecture,  Screening and Artist’s Talk, China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing

Grain, screening in a mobile cinema on the Isle of Grain

BOS: Double Exposure, Berlin

Tramway Artist’s Moving Image Festival, 2015 ( details.aspx?EventId=646d6294-8e62-4434-8687-a5060107fb5d)

Film Open (selected by Steven Cairns ICA) touring to: ICA, London; Spike Island, Bristol; Transmission, Glasgow; Eastside Projects, Birmingham; Castlefield, Manchester

Limbo Associates show selected by Adam Chodzko, Margate

Artist films 2015, Karst, Plymouth

Stigmart – Videofocus – ‘Charlie Tweed – Archimeters’

We are publication – film screening, ICA, London


‘Art in the city talks: Charlie Tweed’,  Arnolfini, Bristol (screening and talk)

We are publication, Stanley Picker Gallery, London

Wellcome Trust Large Arts Award, Silent Signal (curated by Animate Projects) Behind the scenes, Spike Island, Charlie Tweed and Kit Poulson

We have never been modern, Oklahoma, USA


‘i am algorithm’ – Axpex, Portsmouth, Solo Show (Touring)

‘i am algorithm’ – New Publication

‘i am algorithm’, Phoenix Arts Centre, Exeter

News from the sun, (group show), Phoenix, Exeter

SUB 12, Substation, Melbourne

Space and Place Publication, Commissioned Chapter.

Geologies of value and vestige Symposium, Kingston University, presented new paper and film

Trans Symposium, Berlin, Commissioned to present a new paper


The London Open, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Experimentica, Chapter, Cardiff

Grain – newly commissioned performance, Whitechapel Gallery, London

Cultivation Field, The Keep, Reading

Space and Place Conference, Mansfield College, Oxford – Commissioned paper


Emergency 5, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth (Winner)
Mainstram 2.1 , Angus Hughes, London
Spike Island Extra Curricular (Hosted by Charlie Tweed)
Notes 1 – 3 (solo show), Alma Enterprises, London
Videoholica 2011, Varna, Bulgaria
They Came from Earth, Hackney Wicked Festival (curated by Pil and Galia Kollectiv)
The Box Season 5, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Wales (August-November)
Sheffield Fringe at the Sheffield Documentary Festival
New Methods of Diversification and Sustainability, Grizedale Arts, Cumbria (May/June 2011)
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, Archive Film, ICA, London


Notes 1 – 3 (solo show), Spike Island, Bristol (October 2010)
Notes 1 – 3 (solo show), Animate Projects (October 2010)
Grizedale Arts, Cumbria Residency 2010
Who Wants to Act Now, or Even See Acting, DEPO, Istanbul (with essay by Ellen Mara De Wachter)
Multichannel: Variable economies, Artsway, Sway, UK
MAB Film Exercise, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
MODIFICATIONS 2010, Aarhus Centre for Contemporary Art, Aarhus, Denmark
Incounter Berlin, HBC, Berlin
Detox, Concrete Allotment Projects, 16 Hoxton Square, London


Time is a sausage, Domobaal, London, UK
So much more, MeetFactory, Prague, Czech Republic
ECO 09, Phoneix Gallery, Exeter, UK (winner)
Proof Magazine, Interview and DVD
‘Started’, Galerie Klatovy / Klenová – Czech Republic
Modern Times, Vegas Gallery, London, UK
Olympic Visions, Nunnery, London
See you at home – 3, 145 Grove Lane, London
Notes from the Underground, James Taylor Gallery, London
Screening, Primo Alonso Gallery, London


100 Years, 100 Artists, 100 Works of Art, TFL Platform for Art, A Foundation, Rochelle School, London (October 2008) Newly commissioned poster that was also positioned at various London Underground stations
The Krautcho Club/In and out of place, (Invited by Anna-Catharina Gebbers & 176/Zabludowicz Collection London), FORGOTTEN BAR PROJECT, Berlin and PROJECT SPACE 176, London (August – December 2008)
Earth, Wind and Fire, Otro Espacio, Valencia, Spain
Start Point 2008 (European Academies Award), Galerie Klatovy / Klenová, Czech Republic (Winner of the Galerie Klatovy / Klenová Prize
Annual Members Exhibition (Selected by Michael Bracewell and Linder), Studio Voltaire, London
‘dragged down into lowercase’, Sommerakademie, Paul Klee Centre, Bern, Switzerland (Residency and Exhibition)
Goldsmiths MFA 2008, Laurie Grove Baths, London
Whitstable Biennale, Whitstable, Kent
‘April is the cruelest month’, Atelier Frankfurt Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
Calypso, Sala Rekalde Gallery, Bilbao
‘Multichannel’, Millais Gallery, Southampton, UK
Supermarket 08, Stockholm, Sweden


Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2007, Touring to Walsall (New Art Gallery Walsall), London (Rochelle School) and Manchester (Cornerhouse)
AGORA, PACT, Essen, Germany (exhibition and residency)
Artvehicle Magazine, December 2007
‘Two Hopes’,  Art Caucasus, Georgia
‘Kaleidoscope’, Livebox Gallery, Chicago, USA
‘One must be so careful these days’, Alma Enterprises, London
‘We like it alot’, Nettie Horn Gallery, London (performance)
‘Multichannel’, Artsway, New Forest, UK
Collision Festival, Area 10, London (performance)
Frogstock Festival, Norfolk, UK (performance)
‘Around the Coyote’, Fall Arts Festival, Chicago, USA
Deviant Art Festival, Trollhättan, Sweden (performance)
Hi/Lo Film Festival, San Francisco
Memphis Indie Festival, Memphis, USA


Peacecamp, (performance) Brick Lane Gallery, London
Artsway Open 06, New Forest, UK
Santa Fe Film Festival, NM, USA
See You at Home 2 (performance), Grove Lane, London
Rooftop Films, NY, USA
Rag and Bone – 3 Colts Gallery, London
Commissions East – Shortlisted for Art U Need
Conjunction 06, AIRspace, Stoke On Trent, UK
Hi/Lo Film Festival, San Francisco, USA
Artist’s Editions, Galerie Der Stadt, Schwaz, Austria
Project 2, Alma Enterprises Gallery, London


Santa Fe Film Festival, NM, USA
Neue Freunde Artist’s Talk, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz, Austria
Neue Freunde, Galerie der Stadt Schwaz, Austria (Group show with: Gelitin, Ulla von Brandenburg, Anna Jermolaewa, Markus Schinwald, Andreas Slominski, Nicoletta Stalder)
Coniston Water Festival, Grizedale Arts, UK
‘Manzill World’ – Underbelly, Edinburgh, August 2005 – performance lecture
‘Manzill World’ – Etcetera Theatre, London – performance lecture
‘Nabakov’ – Red Lion Theatre, London

2004 and before

‘Open Market’ – Brixton Village Market, London
‘Arty Magazine’ – commissioned drawing
291 Gallery, London (performance)
‘Project 1’ – Alma Enterprises Gallery, London
‘Jan Manzill, Hat On Wall Gallery, London – multimedia lecture and exhibition
‘Metamorphose’, Centre d’art Contemporain, Normandy, France
‘When You Least Expect It’ – Hat on Wall Gallery, London and Bareiss Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
‘London Zero Zero’ at Gasworks Gallery, London, and Bareiss Gallery, Taos, New Mexico


Notes I,II & III article by Marie-Anne Mcquay for Animate Projects, London, 2010
Notes I,II & III Publication, produced by Spike Islnad, Bristol, 2010
Interview with Gary Thomas for Animate Projects Exhibition 2010
Who Wants to Act Now, or Even See Acting Publication (essay on We are the above by Ellen Mara De Wachter) (Depo Istanbul), 2010
Proof Magazine article and interview with curator Liz Bruchet, 2009
Detox 2010, Catalogue
Calvert 22, Catalogue, 2008
Bloomberg New Contemporaries Catalogue, 2007
dragged down into lowercase Catalogue (Paul Klee Centre, Switzerland)
Coniston Water Festival Paper, Grizedale Arts, 2005
Santa Fe Film Festival Catalogue (2005 and 2006)
Arty Magazine, 2002
‘Metamorphose’ Catalogue, 2001

Residencies, Commissions and Awards

Aspex Emergency 5 – Winner 2011
Grizedale Arts 2010/2011 residency, 2010/2011
Start Point 2008 – Winner of the Prize of the Galerie Klatovy / Klenová
Residency (2009) – Galerie Klatovy / Klenová (Czech Republic)
ECO 09, Overall Winner (2009)
Sommerakademie, Paul Klee Centre, Bern, Switzerland
Whitstable Biennale (2008) New Performance Commission
Deviant Art Festival, Trollhättan, Sweden
AGORA, PACT, Essen, Germany (2007)
Grizedale Arts, Cumbria, UK (2005)
Bloomberg New Contemporaries (2007)

Recent Talks

Unknown Unknowns, Spike Island, Bristol with Richard Grayson and Rod Dickinson (2010)
Extra Curricular Reading Group, Spike Island (2011)
New Methods of Diversification and Sustainability, Grizedale Arts (2011)