Alison Ballard


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Grants and Awards:

2016 Grants For The Arts, Arts Council England, UK
2015 Main Prize, Nottingham Castle Open 2015, Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Nottingham, UK
2015 Diversity Fund Bursary, Creative SkillSet, UK
2009 Screen Bursary, Creative SkillSet, UK
2006 Grants For The Arts, Arts Council England, UK
2005 Grants For The Arts, Arts Council England, UK

Solo Exhibitions & Performances:

2016 'Everyday Fiction', NetPark, Metal, Southend-On-Sea, UK
2013 'Narrating the Barbican', Barbican, London, UK
2012 'Acoustic Boundaries', Barbican, London, UK
2009 'Pod', Shunt, London, UK
2006 'In My Good Ear', PreSet / Dance4, Nottingham, UK
2005 'All Ears', PreSet / Dance4, Nottingham, UK

Selected Group Shows:

2016 Midpointness, AirSpace Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
2016 Wonderlab: Statoil Gallery, Science Museum, London, UK
2016 Estuary, Metal, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, UK
2016 Digital Artist Residency, online at www.digitalartistresidency.org
2016 Audiograft, Oxford, UK
2016 Moving Image Margate, Margate House, Margate, UK
2015 Nottingham Castle Open, Nottingham, UK - WINNER: 'Main Prize'
2015 I'M Ten, IMT Gallery, London, UK
2015 Plymouth Art Weekender, Plymouth, UK
2015 ArtVideoKoeln, German-Japanese Centre, Cologne, Germany
2014 Videorover Archive, NURTUREart, New York, USA
2014 HTMlles 11| ZÉRO FUTUR{E} Feminist Festival of Media Arts + Digital Culture, Montreal, Canada
2014 6PMYLT, Oxford Contemporary Music / Hogarth Productions, Oxford, UK
2014 Wycombe Listening, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, UK
2014 Barbican Weekender: We Create, Barbican, London, UK
2014 Videorover: Season 7, Pratt's DDA Gallery, New York, USA
2014 Videorover: Season 7. NURTUREart / Union Docs, New York, USA
2013 Constellation, Whitley Arts Festival, Reading, UK
2013 The Festival for Different and Experimental Cinema, Paris, France
2013 Supernormal, Braziers Park, Oxfordshire, UK
2013 Hilltown New Music Festival, Hilltown House, Hilltown, Ireland
2013 Lab Film Festival, Mother Studios, London, UK
2013 Sheffield Fringe Festival, Bloc Projects, Sheffield, UK
2013 Ende Tymes: Novo Apocalypso, Silent Barn, New York, UK
2012 Audible Obervatories, SOMArts Cultural Centre, San Francisco, USA
2010 Sonic Jukebox, SoundFjord, London, UK
2009 Rushes Short Film Festival, Tenderpixel, London, UK
2009 The Pixel Palace, Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle, UK
2009 BBC big Screen, Throughout the UK.
2008 Flip Animation Festival, Wolverhampton, UK - Nominated: 'ToomBoom Open Short Competition'
2008 Bolzano Short Film Festival, Bolzano, Italy - Nominated: 'Short Film Experimental Competition'
2008 Leeds International Film Festival, Leeds, UK - Nominated: 'Short Film City'
2008 flEXiff, Sydney, Australia - Nomainted: 'Special flEXiff Award'
2008 Festival of Nations, Ebensee, Austria - Awarded: 'Diplom Award 2008'
2006 Wormhole Saloon I & II, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
2004 You Are Here, Nottingham, UK
2004 Urban Sport, Art Exchange, Nottingham, UK

Residencies:

2016 Digital Artists Residency, online AiR at www.digitalartistresidency.org
2016 NTU Summer Lodge, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2016 Time & Space, Metal, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, UK
2015 NTU Winter Lodge, Castleton, UK
2015 NetPark Culture LAB, Metal, Southend-On-Sea, UK
2015 NTU Summer Lodge, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2014 NTU Summer Lodge, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2013 Hack the Barbican, Barbican, London, UK
2013 NTU Summer Lodge, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2008 Cybersonica AV Lab, Cybersonica / The Basement, Brighton, UK

Publications & DVDs:

2014 'COBRA: A Critical Response 1.3', DVD & Book, COBRA RES, London, UK
2009 'Tenderpix' DVD, Tenderpixel / Tenderproduct, London, UK

Lecturing / Other Experience:

2012 - 2017 Associate Lecturer, BA Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2017 1:1 Tutor, The Other MA (TOMA) Southend-on-Sea, UK
2016 Visiting Lecturer, MA Art & Politcs, Goldsmiths, London, UK
2015 - 2017 Associate Producer, Furtherfield Gallery, London, UK
2011 - 2015 Founder / Director, Audio Pigeon, web-based curatorial project
2012 Creative Consultant / Project Manager, Kingfisher Plc, London, UK
2011 Visiting Lecturer, BA Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2006 Artist / Workshop Leader, 'Girl EM-Power', Creative Room, Nottingham City Council, Nottingham, UK

Education:

2012 MA Sound Arts, LCC, University of the Arts London, London, UK
2004 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK
2002 Erasmus Study Exchange, Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten, Den Haag, The Netherlands
2000 BTEC (Dip) Art & Design Foundation Studies, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK

Personal Development:

2016 'Apps for Art & Artists' (2-day workshop), Blast Theory, Portslade, UK
2015 'School of Sound Symposium', NFTS / Southbank Centre, London, UK
2013 - 15 'New Creative Markets' (Professional Development Programme), SPACE, London, UK
2009 'School of Sound Symposium', NFTS / Southbank Centre, London, UK
2008 'Photographic Sound' (workshop), No.w.here Lab / BFI, London, UK
2007 'Creative Sound' (short course), Tate Modern, London, UK




© Alison Ballard 2012