About

German born English artist based in Austin, Texas working across performance, sculpture and new media.

Education

MFA Studio Art (Trans Media) | University of Texas at Austin (2018)

BA Fine Art (Print and Time Based Media) | Wimbledon College of Arts (2014)

Foundation Art and Design | Oxford Brookes University (2011)

Residencies

2017 | Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2015 | Whittingdale Residency with CaW, London, UK

2015 | Hay Studios, Cornwall with Floating Platform, Cornwall UK

2015 | Sunday Residency, with curator Sophie Chapman, London, UK

2014 | Residency at InIVA with SYFU Collective

2014 | Art@CMS residency at CERN with University of the Arts London and the Shoreditch Trust, London, UK

2014 | Thames Tower Residency with Departure Foundation, London UK

Comissions

2018 | Commission by Loveunlimited for Glasgow International, Glasgow, Scotland (Upcoming)

2015 | Public Art Commission, Merton Mega commission to create a site specific VR installation in Morden Hall Park, Merton Council, London, UK

2015 | commission to develop Rosa -> Kanye at Experimentica 15 Festival, Cardiff, Wales

2012 | The Space We Live In, public facing art commission in collaboration with mental health charity Mind, exploring the concept of home, as part of Periscope Collaborations at The Old Fire Station, Oxford, UK

Grants and Awards

2018 |Nominated for the VCU Fountainhead Fellowship in Sculpture and Extended Media

2017-18 | Graduate School Continuing Fellowship | University of Texas at Austin

2017 | Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, University of Texas at Austin

2016 | Marshall F. Wells Scholarship | University of Texas at Austin

2014 | Wandle Studio Prize| Wimbledon College of Art/Merton Abbey Mills

2014 | MFI Graduate Award | Flat Time House

2012 | Student Community Fund award for The Space We Live In

Solo Performances/Events

2016 | First Thursdays With, at 12ø Collective, Stoke Newington, London, UK (in collaboration with Kyla Harris and Kat Buchanan and Aidan Strudwick)

2016 | Kanyequest Exhibition and Album launch, private residence, London ,UK (for list of collaborators see website)

2015 | Rosa -> Kanye at Experimentica 15 Festival, Cardiff, Wales (in collaboration with Thomas Wadley

2015 | Sunday Residency Exhibition, Curated by Sophie Chapman, private residence, London, UK

Group Performances/Events

2018 | Glasgow International, Social Event with LoveUnlimited Platform Easterhouse baths, Glasgow, Scotland

2016 | LEM Performance Festival at Light Eye Mind, London (egg performance)

2016 | LEM Performance Festival at Light Eye Mind, London, (in collaboration with Christopher Lawrence)

2015 | Whittingdale Residency Exhibition, with CaW, in a garden in New Cross Gate, London, UK

2015 | Sunday Residency Exhibition, Curated by Sophie Chapman, private residence, London, UK

2015 | Once More with Feeling(s), curated by Chris Alton at Lewisham Art House, London, UK

2015 | Farm Open Day and Performance Night, curated by Rosa Faber at Hayward Heath Organic Farm, Hayward Heath, UK

2015 | Treat Yo Self, one night exhibition event put on by It's Tropical collective, Bloc Projects Sheffield

2015 | So What, performance night at the Chalk Farm Mini Market

2015 | Green, with Cheap Drinks collective at the Chalk Farm Mini Market, May (in collaboration with Thomas Wadley)

2014 | Pre Show // Degree Show at Arts Admin’s Toynbee Studios, London, UK

2014 | Crack In the Road Live #3, The Bussey Building, London UK

2013 | On/Off, Vibe Gallery, Bermondsey, London, UK

Group Exhibitions

2018 | Affordable Dreamhouse, Visual Arts Center, Austin, Texas

2017 | A Room Before, at Visual Arts Centre Gallery Austin, TX

2017 | Worldhack Installed, Babycastles Gallery, New York, NY

2016 | Paraphrase at Center Space Gallery Austin, TX

2016 | THE SHIFT, Flat Time House, London, UK

2016 | 30 Days/30 Works, 12ø collective, stcfthots gallery, online exhibition (in collaboration with Thomas Wadley)

2016 | Trading Places, 12ø collective, Stoke Newington, (in collaboration with Thomas Wadley)

2016 | Treat Yo Self, one night exhibition event put on by It's Tropical collective, Bloc Projects Sheffield

2016 | So What, performance night at the Chalk Farm Mini Market

2016 | Green, with Cheap Drinks collective at the Chalk Farm Mini Market, May (in collaboration with Thomas Wadley)

2015 | Art@CMS, Fermilab Art Gallery, Batavia, Illinois, USA

2015 | Demimonde with Slate Projects and Mottahedan Projects in Amberwood House, South Kensington, London, UK

2014 | CERN residency exhibition at the Shoreditch Trust with support from UAL and CERN, London, UK

2014 | Recent Graduate Showcase with the Affordable Art Fair, Battersea Park

Work on display during the Short Film Festival at the BFI (British Film Institute), Southbank, London, UK

BN Reloaded with Barby Asante and Sorryyoufeeluncomfortable collective at Iniva, London, UK

2014 | Hype, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, UK Brouhaha, Changing Spaces, Cambridge, UK

2013 | Not A White Cube at the Asylum, Caroline Gardens Chapel, London, UK

2012 | Solo Exhibition, Memories of window-light , The Phoenix Cinema Bar, Oxford, UK

2011 | Big Bang Exhibition, The Art Lounge, New Mills, UK

Creative Collective, The Jam Factory, Oxford, UK

2011 | Gallimaufry, Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, UK

Professional

2014-2015
Running 9 month not for profit Gallery and Residency program Nice Gallery, with support from Wimbledon College of Arts and Merto Abbey Mills in Merton, London, UK

rosa@rosanussbaum.com

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