Natasha Bird

Born 1985, St. Albans, UK. Lives and works in London.

 

Education

2014-present     MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK

2005-2008       BA (Hons) in Painting, Camberwell College of Arts (UAL), London, UK. (First Class honours).

2004-2005       Foundation Diploma in Art and Design. Oaklands College, St. Albans, UK. (Distinction).

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017    Testbed Alice. The Old Waterworks, Southend, UK

 

2016    Rose Tower. Kennington Residency, London, UK

            STEAM symposium (screening.) BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK

            Polluted&rearranged. HartsLane Gallery, London, UK

 

2014    Sleeves. Faircharm Studios, London, UK

 

2013    Simple Machines (solo exhibition). In Situ Project Space, London, UK

            New work by Natasha Bird and Alex Noble. Warren House, London, UK

            Exchange projects. Hackney WickED, London, UK

 

2012    Hatched. Hatch Space, London, UK

 

2011    I Can’t Believe its Not Photography. Babel Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany

            Curfew Tower Exhibition. Catalyst Arts, Belfast, NI

            Hatch Shorts (screening). Hatch Space, London, UK

 

2010    By Means of Matter. Generator Projects, Dundee, UK

 

2009    Line Through a Room (A Bittersweet Parting), with Nicole Morris. The Bunhouse, London, UK

              Field of sets: Conjunction. Bold Tendencies III, Peckham Rye Multistorey Car Park, London, UK

              Travelling Light. Wilson Williams Gallery, Venice, Italy

              Travelling Light. Wilson Williams Gallery, London, UK

 

2008    About the size of a fully grown cat. Supine Studios, London, UK

              The Stairwell Gallery. The Team, London, UK

              Voyage Voyage.  Jago Gallery, London, UK 

              Degree Show.  Camberwell College of Arts, London., UK

              Furnished. 122 Lyndhurst Way, London, UK

              Afterword. The Hall, Camberwell College of Arts, London, UK

 

2007    Art Since 2008. The Very Good Room, London, UK

             On Route. Sketchbook Gallery, St. Albans, UK

             Passing Time II. Space-Station 65, London, UK

             Passing Time. House Gallery, London, UK

 

Residencies

2016    The Old Waterworks, Southend, UK

2013    InSitu Project Space, London, UK

2012    Trelex Residency, Trelex, Switzerland

2010    Curfew Tower Residency, Catalyst Arts, Cushendall, NI

2010    Generator Projects Residency, Dundee, UK

2009    Field Resident Artist, Area 10, London, UK

 

Workshops and lectures

2013 - present  I regularly run workshops for children aged 8-16 in sculptural and installation-based activities. The outcomes of some projects have been exhibited as part of Hackney WickED development programme.

2013    Visiting lecturer, Havering College, Essex.  Lecture on recent work to BA Fine Art students.