CIARA PHILLIPS

Ciara Phillips, b. Ottawa, Canada, currently lives in Glasgow.

Higher Education
2002/04 Master of Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow
1996/2000 Bachelor of Fine Art, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada

Solo Exhibitions
upcoming 2017 Yours and Mine is Ours, Benaki Museum, Athens

2016 Comrade Objects, curated by Sunny Kerr, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Canada
2016 Cold Friends, Warm Cash, curated by Pablo de Ocampo, Western Front, Vancouver
2016 What we recognise in others, curated by Matt Packer, CCA Derry-Londonderry
2015 Warm Friends, Cold Cash, curated by Jenny Richards and Jens Strandberg, Konsthall C, Stockholm
2014 Just You, curated by Martin Clark, Bergen Kunsthall
2014 Just You, Galerie Praterstrasse, Berlin
2013 Workshop (2010 - ongoing), curated by Emily Pethick, The Showroom, London
2013 Funktion / Dysfunktion, curated by Melitta Kliege, Neues Museum Nürnberg
2013 And more, curated by Paul Nesbitt, Inverleith House, Edinburgh
2012 Slippery under pressure, OUTPOST, Norwich
2012 Pull Everything Out (with Corita Kent), curated by Helen Legg, Spike Island, Bristol
2012 Start with a practical idea, Gregor Staiger, Zürich
2011 The only rule is work, Kendall Koppe, Glasgow
2011 Springtime will never be the same, Deuxiéme Bureau/Parisa Kind, Frankfurt
2010 Optimism and its signs, Atelier am Eck, Düsseldorf
2010 Every Woman a Signal Tower, Glasgow Print Studio
2009 Ciara Phillips, Washington Garcia Gallery, Glasgow
2007 Vowelled, Glasgow Project Room, Glasgow

Group Exhibitions
upcoming 2017 New Edition (w/ Poster Club), curated by Sarah Lowndes, Edinburgh Printmakers
upcoming 2017 Open Edition, curated by Heather Anderson, Carleton University Art Gallery, Ottawa, Canada

2017 Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London
2017 British Art Show 8, curated by Anna Colin and Lydia Yee, Southampton
2016 I still believe in miracles: 30 years of Inverleith House, Inverleith House, Edinburgh
2016 British Art Show 8, Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery
2016 NEW Mud, NEW Wheat, NEW Machine (w/ Poster Club), curated by Sophia Hao and Wang Naming, Cooper Gallery, Dundee
2016 British Art Show 8, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
2015 British Art Show 8, Leeds Art Gallery
2015 Eyes on the Prize, curated by Alison Chisholm, Travelling Gallery, Scotland-wide
2015 Printshop! (w/Edwin Pickstone), Tramway, Glasgow
2015 Wheat Mud Machine (w/ Poster Club), Himalayas Museum, Shanghai
2015 Bloused & Mintier, Blip Blip Blip, Leeds
2015 Finite Project Altered When Open, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow
2015 The only way to do it is to do it, Hunterian Gallery, Glasgow
2015 Textured Windows, Global Committee, New York
2015 Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London
2015 I was a double, Illumination Fund, New York
2015 The Drouth Five-Oh, Glasgow School of Art
2014 Turner Prize 2014, TATE Britain, London
2014 I was a double, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs
2014 Generation: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh
2013 Riff/t, Baltic 39, Newcastle
2013 There should be new rules next week, Dundee Contemporary Arts
2013 Valise [part of The Glasgow Weekend], BQ, Berlin
2013 40/40: 40 years, 40 artists, Glasgow Print Studio
2013 Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London
2013 WE, Haight Gallery, Calgary
2013 The Souls : A Twice-Told Tale, CEAAC, Strasbourg
2012 Pavilion, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow
2012 21 Revolutions, Glasgow Women's Library at Intermedia, Glasgow
2012 The Irregular Correct, Fremantle Arts Centre, Australia
2012 Petrosphere, Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art
2012 Art Lending Library, Market Gallery at the Mitchell Library
2012 Who Decides?, Stadtgalerie Mannheim
2012 DOVBLE TROVBLE, Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow
2011 Modern Languages, Galway City Museum & Crafts Council of Ireland Gallery, Kilkenny
2011 Petrosphere, REMAP 3, Athens
2011 Poster Club, Eastside Projects, Birmingham
2011 Das Heisse Poster (with Poster Club), Glasgow Print Studio
2011 Blueprint for a Bogey, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow
2010 Zwischenraum : Space Between, Hamburg Kunstverein
2010 Aires de jeux: la police ou les corsaires, Le Quartier, Quimper, France
2010 Vocal Sans, 48 King Street, Glasgow
2010 Fizz Up and Dissolve, Glasgow Project Room
2010 Field, Satellite, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
2008 Recyclight, Electrorama, Paris
2008 Vault II, Bank Gallery, Carlisle
2008 Odd Things, St. John's Gallery, Livingston
2007 I See Prisms (screening), an Open Eye Club event at G126, Galway
2007 Scottish Printmakers' Summer Exhibition, Glasgow Print Studio
2007 Vault, Bank Gallery, Carlisle
2006 Bazaar (screening), an Open Eye Club event at Tramway, Glasgow
2006 Scottish Collective, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
2006 The Clamour of Ornament, Glasgow International Festival of Contemporary Art
2005 Art-Official Xmas, Frisbee, Miami
2005 From there to here, Gallery Sowaka, Kyoto
2005 The last chickens of Sainsbury, The Chateau, Glasgow
2005 Capricorn 28, Rocket Art Projects, Miami
2005 Do it now, TotalKunst, Edinburgh
2004 Winter Solace, with Lapland at CCA, Glasgow
2004 Leisure Paintings, Leisure Projects, Montreal
2004 MFA Glasgow 2004, Tramway, Glasgow
2003 Telago, Bezalel Academy of Art & Design, Tel Aviv
2003 This is..., EmergeD, Woodlands Road, Glasgow
2003 MFA Interim Exhibition, Mackintosh Gallery, Glasgow
2003 Good Manners and Physical Violence, curated by Magnifitat & Sons, Edinburgh College of Art

Teaching and Lectures
2017 Activities Week Workshops, The Art School, in association with Glasgow School of Art Students' Association
2016 Guest Lecturer, MFA, Glasgow School of Art
2016 Workshop, Department of Cultural Studies, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
2016 Seminar & Workshop, Your Own Grad School, Modern Fuel & Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Canada
2016 Annual Koerner-Artist-in-Residence Lecture, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Canada
2016 Public lecture, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
2015 Artist talk, Mejan, Stockholm
2015 Panel discussion with Grafikens Hus at Eskilstuna Konstmuseum
2015 Mentor for Toni Onley Artists' Project, Island Mountain Arts, Wells, Canada
2013/15 Lecturer, Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art
2015 Guest Lecturer, Kunst- og Designhøgskolan, Bergen
2015 Friday Lecture, Edinburgh College of Art
2015 Guest Lecturer, week-long workshop with Nicolas Party at HEAD, Geneva
2014 Guest Lecturer, Royal College of Art, London
2014 Artist talk, in-conversation with Declan Long, NCAD Gallery with Black Church Print Studio, Dublin
2014 Artist talk, in-conversation with Emily Pethick, Tate Britain, London
2014 Artist talk, St. John's College, Oxford
2014 Visiting Lecturer, Kunst- og Designhøgskolan, Bergen
2014 Presentation with Jenny Richards, Making Something from Nothing Symposium, Loughborough University
2013 Artist talk, in-conversation with Louise Shelley, The Showroom, London
2013 Artist talk, in-conversation with Mary Doyle, Drawing Room, London
2013 Guest Lecturer, Department of Fine Art, Newcastle University
2013 Guest Lecturer, Intermedia, Edinburgh College of Art
2013 Guest Lecturer, ESP and Birmingham Institute of Art & Design
2013 Guest Lecturer, The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, Oxford
2012/13 Visiting Lecturer, Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art
2012 Artist talk, in-conversation with Melissa Gordon and Helen Legg, Spike Island, Bristol
2011 Visiting Lecturer, Sculpture & Environmental Art, Glasgow School of Art
2005/11 Artist, Artlink Edinburgh & The Lothians, Edinburgh
2007/09 Associate Lecturer in Fine Art, University of Cumbria, Carlisle
2005/07 Visiting Lecturer in Fine Art, Cumbria Institute of the Arts, Carlisle

Awards/Commissions/Residencies
2017 Print commission for Whitechapel Gallery in association with Eduardo Paolozzi Exhibition
2017 Print commission for Glasgow International Festival of Visual Art 2018
2016 Artist-in-Residence, Depts of Cultural Studies and Fine Art at Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Kingston, Canada
2016 Artist-in-Residence at Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, USA
2016 Dazzle Ship Scotland, Edinburgh Arts Festival and 14-18 Now Commission, Leith
2016 Koerner Artist-in-Residence, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
2015 Residency with Poster Club, Zendai Art Museum, Zhujiajiao, China
2014 Creative Scotland Artist Bursary
2014 Artist-in-Residence, St John's College, Oxford
2013 Drawing Room Bursary Award, London
2012 21 Revolutions print commission commemorating 20 years of the Glasgow Women's Library
2012 Month-long residency at Spike Island, Bristol as part of the exhibition Pull Everything Out
2012 Two month residency at Gregor Staiger, Zürich
2011 Month-long residency at Alte Feuerwache & BBK Mannehim
2011 Visual Artist Grant, Creative Scotland
2010 Two month residency at Hamburg Kunstverein
2010 Anna Löbner Glasgow/Düsseldorf Exchange, two month residency in Düsseldorf
2009 Artists-in-Schools Residency, Cove Park, Cove
2009 Creative and Professional Development Award, Scottish Arts Council
2009 Visual Arts Creative Development Residency, Two month residency at Cove Park, Cove
2007 Grant for Visual Artists, Glasgow City Council
2005 Print publication with Transmission Gallery and Glasgow Print Studio
2005 Creative Development Award, Scottish Arts Council
2004 Professional Development Award, Glasgow Sculpture Studios
2003 Pilot Summer School at Cove Park, Cove, Scotland

Publications
2015 British Art Show 8, Hayward Touring catalogue
2014 Just You, edited by Martin Clark, Bergen Kunsthall
2014 Generation Guide and Reader, edited by Moira Jeffrey, National Galleries of Scotland and Glasgow Life
2014 21 Revolutions, edited by Dr Adele Patrick, Freight Books
2013 Workshop included in O Kunstverein, Where Art Thou?, Beate Anspach and Florian Waldvogel eds., Distanz Publishing
2013 Funktion/Dysfunktion: Contemporary Art from Glasgow, Verlag für moderne Kunst, Nürnberg
2013 Someday is now: The Art of Corita Kent, Ian Berry and Michael Duncan eds., Prestel Publishing
2011 Modern Languages, publication produced by curator Katy West and Crafts Council of Ireland
2006 Interview in Placed Upon the Horizon: A Permanent Public Artwork by Ruth Barker and Niall MacDonald, commissioned, printed and published by South Lanarkshire Council
2004 Show me to the tradesman's entrance, Glasgow School of Art Master of Fine Art exhibition catalogue