© 2016 Harriet Hill

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Born in London 1966. Lives and works in South East London

CURRENT & UPCOMING PROJECTS:

H.O.M.E.

A walkabout, conversations with the public and a short film. Out and about around Slough centre as part of

a “Text Bender” event at HOME on the High Street, Slough

New publication:   WORDPOWER: LANGUAGE AS MEDIUM: features "P.E.C.K.H.A.M." 

                             Published by: Library X       BOOK I ISBN: 9780993175152   BOOK II ISBN: 9780993175183

 

FESTIVALS AND EVENTS: WORDS

 

2019           INDEX Festival, Wakefield, Yorkshire Sculpture International fringe: H.O.M.E. a two day walkabout,

                   conversations with the public and film

2018           H.O.M.E. as part of Southwark Refugee Week

                   TATE Exchange, London: Female filmakers in Southwark, showcase

2017-19      Peckham Festival: P.E.C.K.H.A.M. and “ PEOPLE MAKE PECKHAM”

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2011- 18    Open Studios with The Nunhead Art Trail and Telegraph Hill Festival

2012           ‘HOLE IN WALL’, M2 Gallery, London: installation

2008           ‘ANIMAL, VEGETABLE, MINERAL’, Deptford Arms: sculptural installation

2006           BREWERY ARTS, Cirencester: wall and sculptural work

2005           ROYAL EXCHANGE, Manchester: showcase  

                   GALANTHUS GALLERY, Herefordshire: felt wall pieces

                   WASHINGTON GALLERY, Penarth: sculptural work

2004           THE MEADS GALLERY, Warwick University: showcase

2003           THE GUARDIAN HAY FESTIVAL, Hay-on-Wye: Joint show

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

 

2019           SCULPT by Art in the Churches, North Yorkshire: site specific sculptural installation in a rural church

                   https://www.artinthechurches.co.uk/

                   TAKE BACK CONTROL, Crypt Gallery, London: Work in response to media coverage of the

                   Brexit referendum 2016

2018           TATE Exchange, London: Female filmakers in Southwark showreel

                   M2(at)15, APT Gallery, Deptford. ‘M3’ Letter Costume

                   FLOW, OBS Gallery, Tonbridge: Installation - 'Wall Stitch'

2017           WORD PLAY, Forest Gate Arts, London: various word pieces

                   OBS Gallery, Tonbridge: collection of maquattes, models and collected objects

2016           TO BE CONVERTED, as part of Bread and Jam series, Brockley, London

2015           FRESH AIR Sculpture Show, Gloucestershire: outdoor sculpture

2014           FINALIST: National Sculpture Prize, Broomhill Art Foundation, Devon

2010-14     NUNHEAD OPEN, London: Site specific installations/ drawings

2011           ‘MULTIPLE OCCUPANCY’, Hatchspace, London: Jointly curated and exhibited

2011           ASYLUM CHAPEL, Peckham, London

2008           BUSSEY BUILDING, London: sculpture and installation

                   FREIGHTLINERS FARM, Islington: Residency

2007           MFA GRADUATE SHOW, Goldsmiths: sculptural installation

2006           LLOWES COURT, Hay-on-Wye: joint show

                   FIBRE, The Craft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds

2005           CHELSEA CRAFTS FAIR 2005: sculptural furniture

                   ‘UNDER CONSTRUCTION’ Gallery Top, Derbyshire

2004           LLANTARNAM GRANGE ARTS CENTRE, Cwmbran

2003           HAMPTON COURT, Herefordshire: Outdoor sculptural commission

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

2019           WORDPOWER: LANGUAGE AS MEDIUM: features "P.E.C.K.H.A.M." 

                   Published by: Library X      BOOK I ISBN: 9780993175152      BOOK II ISBN: 9780993175183

                   THE FEMINIST TOILET: small print run and online zine featuring "Karzy Camo" and "Dry Wall"

2006           CRAFTS Magazine, March/April issue: LOOKOUT article

QUALIFICATIONS & TRAINING:

 

2012            PTLLS, City & Guilds Level 4: City Lit, London

2006 – 07    MFA TEXTILES, with distinction: Goldsmiths College, London

1988 – 89    B’Tec PATTERN CUTTING: Liverpool

1984 – 87    BA Hons, FINE ART: Cardiff

1982 – 84    Datec Diploma, GENERAL ART & DESIGN: Bourneville, Birmingham

RESIDENCIES:

 

2016/ 17     COPELAND PARK, Peckham: experimental week residencies

2008            FREIGHTLINERS FARM, Islington

                    THE DEPTFORD ARMS, London: site-specific installation

AWARDS:

 

2006           CRAFTS COUNCIL and UKTI: funded research trip to New York

2005           ARTS COUNCIL OF WALES: grant to exhibit at Chelsea Craft Fair

                   ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND: promotion at PULSE fair

 

SELECTED EMPLOYMENT:

 

Since 2007   Freelance sculptor, art fabricator and prop maker

2011-12      CITY COLLEGE, London: Tutor in felt making

                    WEST DEAN COLLEGE, Sussex: Tutor in felt making

2009            V&A MUSEUM, London: Felt Making Course leader

2006            BRITISH COUNCIL, Almaty, Kazakhstan: Course Leader, Product Development with professional felt artists

1998 -02     THEATRE DESIGNER/ MAKER: freelance including Pentabus Theatre Co., Ludlow

1990 -91     ARCHAOS CIRCUS: sculptor, pyrotechnics, front of house, bar management