Madi Acharya-Baskerville

 

WEBLINKS:    www.magdalenroadstudios.com

                      www.re-title.com/artists/madi-acharyabaskerville.asp

                      www.axisweb.org/p/madiacharyabaskerville

 

EDUCATION:  MA Fine Art, Cardiff Institute, University of Wales, Cardiff

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2017     'Absent Beach' Vinyl Deptford, London

2008     'Memories from Home' at Citygate, St Clements, Oxford
             
(sponsored by Carter Jonas and Rectory Homes) 

 SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017     Between the Lines, Espacio Gallery, London

2017     The Cellar, Lubomirov/Angus-Hughes, London

2016     Psychedelic Breakfast, Vinyl Deptford,  Deptford X Fringe, London     

2016     Summer Salon, Lubomirov/ Angus-Hughes, London  

2016     'Looking Up', Studio 1:! Gallery, London 

2016     Material World, Ancien Musee de Peinture, Grenoble

2016     Dis locate, VW Showroom, Oxford, curated by Luis Manuel Araujo

2016     Eves & Liliths, Espacio Gallery, London

2015     Unravelling Time, The Abbey at Sutton Courtenay, Oxfordshire

2015     Zeitgeist Summer Exhibition, Bond House Gallery, ASC Studios, London

2014    'Alps and Spires'  Museum of Oxford, Oxford

2013    'Sanctuary' Home, Away and Common Ground, Part 2',

             Brunei Gallery, SOAS, University of London

2013    L'Enchantement des Livres, La Masion I'international,Grenoble,France

2012    Surfaces: Works on Paper, Sput-nik Gallery, Porto, Portugal

2011     Immediate Territory, Magdalen Road Studios, Oxford (ACE, Arts Council England funded)

2011    'Sanctuary' Home, Away and Common Ground, Part 1, National

             Museum of Kenya, Nairobi

2010    Grassroots & Glass Ceilings, The Jam Factory, Oxford

2008    Within Walls, Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, (with

             Helen Ganly and Mohamed Bushara)  (ACE funded)

2007     Umfeld<->Inwelt, Frauenmuseum, Bonn, Germany

2007    ‘Stories, Memories and Concepts’ at La Tour de Crest, (ACE funded)

2006   ‘Waiting Rooms Exhibition’  Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust,

             then touring to other Oxfordshire venues (ACE funded)

2004    ‘The Hero’, Oxford Open Water Festival, Ifley Lock, Oxford

2003    ‘All our cultures’, Oriel Myrdinn Gallery, Carmarthen, Wales.

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2009     Jam: Cultural Congestions in Contemporary Asian Art,  artist-curator  with Dr Outi Remes, South Hill

             Park, Bracknell (funded by ACE, National Culture  and Arts Foundation, Taiwan)

 

PRIZES, AWARDS, OPEN SUBMISSIONS

2017 'This Year's Model', Studio 1:1 Gallery, London

2016  Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London

2015  Axisweb100 winner (June)

2015 ' This Year's Model', Studio 1.1 Gallery, London (selected by studio 1:1 with Marcus Cope and Robin Seir)

2012  Wells Art Contemporary, Wells and Mendip Museum, Wells, Somerset

          (selected by Roy Ackerman and Richard Wentworth)

2012   UNFORESEEN, Studio106 Gallery, London (selected by Dusanka Marsenic)

2008    Oxford Open, Modern Art Oxford

2007-2008  Grants for Arts Award,  Arts Council England for international
              residency and exhibition

2007   Mentoring Commission: to work alongside ‘Making Marks’ a partnership
            of Public artists for the East Oxford Health Centre sculpture commission 

2006  ‘Quest: The Artist as Pilgrim’, Ovada Gallery, Oxford (selected by Dr
             Ruth Barnes, Dr Peter Forsaith, Janine Charles)

2006   Flight’, Stroud House Gallery, Stroud (selected by Lyn Cluer Coleman and
            Sarah Goodwin)

1999   Short-listed for BT New Contemporaries  (selected by Susan Hiller,     

             Keith Tyson, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev)

 

COMMISSIONS

2017  Oxford Festival for the Arts, commissioned to create wall based work for an Indian Tent (ACE Funded)

2007   In-tent-city: Commissioned as lead artist by Fusion, Oxford (ACE Funded)

2007  ‘This is Me’ Participatory Project commissioned by Oxfordshire Museum

2006  ‘Pathway to Recovery’ Short-listed for public art commission, Milton    Keynes General hospital,

 

RESIDENCIES

2011    Sanctuary for Sick Children, Neyri, Kenya

2009    Gosford Hill School working with young people  making outdoor site-specific work commissioned by Kids@rt, (Oxfordshire , Artweeks  Charity)

2008     Eynsham Primary School , outdoor site specific sculpture (Kid@art)  

2007    ‘Art-in-situ’ residency in Crest, The Drome, France in the  medieval tower

               exploring the theme ‘Stories, Memories, Concepts’ (ACE  funded)

 

PRESENTATIONS

2017   Syllabus 3 presentation to interview panel, Spike Island, Bristol

2008   ARC Seminar 'International Residencies', Ovada Gallery, Oxford

2002  ‘Tracing the International’ a seminar at the Arts of Cross-culture workshop, British Psychological Society, London

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Phantasms,road rage,feminism, Review of This Year's Model, The Human Stain by James Brewer http://www.allaboutshipping.co.uk/2017/01/07/phantasms-road-rage-feminism 

Summer Exhibition Illustrated 2016, Exhibition Catalogue

Dis locate, Magdalen Road Studios, exhibition catalogue

Alps and Spires, Museum of Oxford, Exhibition Catalogue

'Sanctuary Part 2': Home, Away, Common Ground, Exhibition Catalogue , forward by John Hollingworth MBE, Director of Brunei Gallery, SOAS

'Sanctuary Part 1': Home, Away, Common Ground', Exhibition Catalogue

Immediate Territory, Exhibition Catalogue, Forward by Katalin Hausel

Within Walls: Exhibition Catalogue

Umfeld<->Inwelt, Exhibition Catalogue, Frauenmuseum, Bonn, Forward by Marianne Pitzen, director Frauen Museum, Bonn

Artists at Work, feature article by Karen David, Elan, Spring 2007

‘Quest: Artist as Pilgrim’, March 2006 review of the work of artist, Solveigh Goett at Ovada gallery, Oxford

(www.a-n.co.uk)

‘Tracing the International’, Issue, Internationalism and Arts of Cross-Culture

Edited by Dr Ho Law, The Cutting Edge, vol 4, 2002

 

COLLECTIONS

Work in private collections in London, Oxford, and across the UK 

 

 

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