RECENT / CURRENT / UPCOMING​

DECEMBER '20 --- TOM OF FINLAND FESTIVAL

SERIES OF C-PRINTS PRESENTED AS PART OF THIS VIRTUAL ART FAIR STAGED BY TOM OF FINLAND FOUNDATION

TOM OF FINLAND FOUNDATION, LOS ANGELES (ONLINE)

NOVEMBER '20 TO FEBRUARY '21 --- EMPTY ROOMS FULL OF LOVE (POSTPONED)

IF THEY BE TWO' WILL SHOW CONTINUOUSLY  FOR THE DURATION. 

FRAC CHAMPAGNE-ARDENNE, FRANCE

OCTOBER '20 TO JAN '21  --- GRACE BEFORE JONES: CAMERA, DISCO, STUDIO

GROUP EXHIBITION.  CURATED BY CÉDRIC FAUQ WITH OLIVIA AHERNE. 

NOTTINGHAM CONTEMPORARY, UK

OCTOBER '20 ONWARDS  --- WHORLING.NET - FEATURED ARTWORK

ONLINE PLATFORM OF ARTWORKS 

WHORLING.NET

JULY '20  --- SALON FOR A SPECULATIVE FUTURE​

BOOK CONTRIBUTION. MONIKA OECHSLER AND SHARON KIVLAND (EDS.) PUBLISHED BY

 MA BIBLIOTHEQUE, UK

MAY  '20  --- CLUB GODDESS                                           

VIRTUAL CLUB. HOSTED BY SUSIE GREEN WITH GUESTS SIMON BAYLISS, KIM COLEMAN, RORY PILGRIM. 

KUNSTRAUM, LONDON, UK

JANUARY   '20   --- HEAVEN AND HELL

GROUP SHOW. CURATED BY JESS SCOTT + SETH BOGART.  

TOM OF FINLAND HOUSE, LOS ANGELES

NOVEMBER  '19   --- ONE ON ONE: WENDY CLARKE

DAY DEDICATED TO WENDY CLARKE'S WORK. ORGANISED BY KIM COLEMAN AND CHARLOTTE PROCTER. 

LUX LONDON, UK

SEPTEMBER '19  ---  FULL OF OURSELVES                            

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE.

FIVE YEARS, LONDON, UK

SEPTEMBER '19  --- REIMAGINING THE ART SCHOOL

BOOK COVER IMAGE.  BOOK BY NEIL MULHOLLAND.  PUBLISHED BY

PALGRAVE MACMILLAN

JULY '19  IF THEY BE TWO                                    

SCREENING AND ARTISTS' TALK. KIM COLEMAN AND SUSIE GREEN.

TATE ST. IVES, UK

JANUARY '19 --- FESTIVAL OF THE NOT

OHMMG.  PERFORMANCE.

CIRCA PROJECTS. STAR AND SHADOW NEWCASTLE, UK

... SELECTED EARLIER PROJECTS

BIOG

KIM COLEMAN (B. NORTHERN IRELAND)  IS AN ARTIST WHO WORKS IN EXPANDED MOVING IMAGE, PERFORMANCE, AND PHOTOGRAPHY. IN HER WORK, LIGHT IS BOTH MEDIUM AND SUBJECT THROUGH WHICH AFFECTIVE DYNAMICS BETWEEN BODIES ARE CONSIDERED,  AS WELL AS HOW RELATIONSHIPS ARE EXPERIENCED, CONTROLLED AND ACTED OUT IN CURRENT CULTURAL AND TECHNOLOGICAL LANDSCAPES. KIM’S WORK IS OFTEN CO-AUTHORED ALLOWING IMPLICIT EXAMINATION OF THE DYNAMICS  OF COLLABORATION, INCLUDING HOW MULTIPLE SUBJECTIVITIES EXIST IN INDIVIDUAL ARTWORKS.  KIM UNDERSTANDS HER WORK AS EXISTING IN A CULTURE WHERE SOME RELATIONSHIPS (OR LACK OF) AS WELL AS THE EMOTIONAL LABOUR ASSOCIATED WITH THEM, REMAIN MARGINALISED. 

 

KIM'S SOLO AND COLLABORATIVE WORKS HAVE BEEN STAGED AT TOM OF FINLAND FOUNDATION, NOTTINGHAM CONTEMPORARY, TATE BRITAIN, TATE ST.IVES, FRAC CHAMPAGNE-ARDENNE, THE ICA, THE SHOWROOM, JERWOOD VISUAL ARTS, THE ATHENS BIENNALE, SERPENTINE SCREEN, MINNEAPOLIS FILM FESTIVAL, BLOCK UNIVERSE FESTIVAL, PALAIS DE TOKYO, EDINBURGH ART FESTIVAL, GLASGOW INTERNATIONAL, AND FRIEZE PROJECTS FOR FRIEZE LONDON

AFTER STUDYING FOR A BA IN FINE ART AT EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART, KIM CO-FOUNDED ARTIST-RUN EMBASSY GALLERY AND THE ANNUALE FESTIVAL OF ARTIST-LED SPACES IN EDINBURGH BEFORE GOING ON TO GAIN AN MA IN FINE ART AT CHELSEA COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN IN LONDON. WITH COLLABORATOR JENNY HOGARTH, SHE WAS A LUX ASSOCIATE ARTIST 2009-10, AND ARTIST FELLOW AT NATIONAL GALLERIES OF SCOTLAND 2012. IN ADDITION TO WORK IN GALLERIES, KIM HAS DESIGNED EU/WORLD TOUR STAGE SHOWS FOR INTERNATIONAL ROCK BANDS INCLUDING DJANGO DJANGO AND FRANZ FERDINAND. IN  2014 SHE ALSO CREATED THE INSTALLATION WINTER SUN FOR KINGS CROSS LONDON, AND COLLABORATED WITH BRITISH MILLINER NOEL STEWART ON HIS OF THE SHADOW  COLLECTION.   KIM RECENTLY  WORKED AS PART OF EXTINCTION REBELLION CLIMATE PROTESTS TO CREATE A PUBLIC MOVING IMAGE ON NELSON'S COLUMN.

KIM TEACHES AT VARIOUS ART AND DESIGN INSTITUTIONS INCLUDING LONDON COLLEGE OF FASHION AND CHELSEA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN. SHE VOLUNTEERS FOR KOESTLER TRUST AND SHE IS  STUDYING FOR A PRACTICE-BASED Ph.D. AT READING SCHOOL OF ART /  THE UNIVERSITY OF EXETER

CONTACT

EMAIL: KIMEHCOLEMAN@GMAIL.COM 

INSTAGRAM: KIM'S INSTAGRAM