Simon is an artist who works in performance, video, painting, sculpture and sound. Currently he is writing his PhD developing original critical and creative research into the value that diversity, and a lived experience of disability might have in the production and appreciation of contemporary art. Collaboration is a key part of his practice.
2015: ‘Alien Radio’, Nottingham Contemporary (curated by Simon Raven)
2015: ‘Disabled Minekraft’, National Video Game Museum, Nottingham.
2015: ‘Cosmic Ray’, Brewhouse Yard Museum, Nottingham.
2015: ‘Treat Yo Self’, Bloc Projects, Sheffield.
2015: ‘Shuffle Festival’, Tower Hamlets Park Cemetery, London.
2015: ‘Reactor Halls E15: You can’t win them all Ladies and Gentlemen’ – with Sian Robinson Davies.
2015: ‘Daily Life Ltd: Expert View Symposium’ – Bromley by Bow Centre & Kingsley Hall, London. Reviewed in Disability Arts Online. (http://www.disabilityartsonline.org.uk/daily-life-ltd-expert-view-symposium)
2015: ‘Steakhouse Live’ – with Disabled Avant Garde, Rich Mix, London
2015: ‘Ruskin Shorts’ – Modern Art Oxford.
2015 – ‘Grand Prize’ and ‘People’s Prize’, Nottingham Castle Open.
2013 – Wasteland Twinning, Residency, Nottingham/Indonesia.
2012 – Adam Reynolds Memorial Bursary, awarded by Shape. Residency at Camden Arts Centre. (With Publication) Reviewed in Prospect Magazine: http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/arts-and-books/frieze-art-fair-after-part
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