Approved: 16.08.2006

Belinda Whiting

Artist, Lecturer / academic, Teacher

Approved: 16.08.2006

Concepts My main area of exploration, via photography, concerns the correlation between internal states and the visible world. Tactile methods of production, beyond straight, chemically produced images or digital prints, are of particular interest. Recent work, concerned with memory and expressive dance, uses video and the sequencing of stills. Teaching Experience 1994-present, Part-time Lecturer on

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  • Location: Falmouth, South West
  • Activities: Higher education, Practice-based research, Workshops
  • Categories: Film & Video, Photography, Printmaking
  • Tags: photography, fine art, photography, alternative proceses, dance, sequences,
 
 

Biography

Concepts My main area of exploration, via photography, concerns the correlation between internal states and the visible world. Tactile methods of production, beyond straight, chemically produced images or digital prints, are of particular interest. Recent work, concerned with memory and expressive dance, uses video and the sequencing of stills. Teaching Experience 1994-present, Part-time Lecturer on Foundation, Photography (BA and MA) and various other degree programmes, University College Falmouth, Cornwall. Areas of Work Tertiary education Adult education Exhibiting Practice based research Residencies Workshops

CV & Education

QUALIFICATIONS AND TRAINING
2003 - MA Fine Art (Distinction), University College Falmouth, Cornwall
1986 - BA Photography, Polytechnic of Central London, London
1981 - Foundation Art, Hounslow Borough College, Isleworth, London
1971 - BA English (Hons), Leicester University, Leicester

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011
A Certain Slant of Light, Millennium Gallery, St Ives
Solo show, Innovations Centre, Exeter University

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
Lost for Words
Cafe Morte, Falmouth University

2015
NSA 293 Newlyn Society of Artists Show, Penwith Gallery, St Ives
ING Discerning Eye Exhibition Mall Galleries, London SW1
All Wrapped Up Newlyn Society of Artists Show, The Salthouse Gallery, St Ives

2014
Flux NSA Show at the Heseltine Gallery, Truro School Truro
Embedded Enys Gardens, Falmouth, Cornwall
Critic's Choice (Laura Gascoigne) Newlyn Society of Artists, PZ Gallery, Penzance

2013
Being at the Edge: at the Edge of Being
, Stephen Lawrence Gallery, Greenwich, London
Limbo, Old Coffin Store, Truro
Like // Don't Like // Don't Care, Mile End Arts Pavilion, Tower Hamlets, London
Mixed Winter Exhibition Millennium Gallery, St Ives

2012
A Fine Catch
NSA show at Helen Feiler Gallery, Newlyn, Penzance
Wells Art Contemporary, Wells and Mendip Museum, Wells
Sophie’s Story, book published with Atlantic Press
Colour Remains NSA show at Helen Feiler Gallery, Newlyn, Penzance
On the Wire Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society, Falmouth
Mixed Winter Exhibition, Millennium Gallery, St Ives

2011
A Certain Slant of Light Millennium Gallery, St. Ives (solo show)
Solo show at Innovation Centre Gallery, University of Exeter
Print! The Exchange, Penzance
Uncharted Landscapes NSA show at St Ives Society of Artists
Mixed Winter Exhibition Millennium Gallery, St Ives

2010
Reality Check Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Winter Exhibition Millennium Gallery, St Ives.

2009
A Cornish Perspective Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
NSA 3 Galleries (Great Atlantic, Falmouth/Rainyday, Penzance/Westcotts, St Ives)

2008
Working Small The Exchange, Penzance
Mix it up Salt Gallery, Hayle
Open Studios Falmouth

2007
Unquiet Earth St Ives Society of Artists, St Ives
Diversity Out of Place Gallery, Porthtowan
Lineage Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Mix it Up Salt Gallery, Hayle
Xmas Box Salt Gallery, Hayle

2006
Working Small, Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
At Home Salt Gallery, Hayle
Summer Exhibition, Sancreed House, Penzance

2005
NSA Easter show Thompson's The City Gallery, London
Body of Long Memory Laban Centre, London (residency with Angela Praed)
Small is Beautiful Salt Gallery, Hayle

2004
Drawing Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Exhibition Photographic installation, Salt Gallery, Hayle (solo show)
Christmas Show Salt Gallery, Hayle

2003
ID (identity) Newlyn Art Gallery Penzance
VisualEyes Cornerstone Gallery, St. Ives
Critic's Choice (Joan Bakewell) Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance

2002
Critic’s Choice (Mel Gooding) Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Snap The Arts Store, Dublin
Chiaroscuro Vallico Sotto, Lucca, Italy
Film Festival Watershed Media Centre, Bristol
Cornish Film Festival Falmouth Arts Centre
Postgraduate Spring Show Arts Centre, Falmouth
Summer Light Arts Centre, Falmouth

2001
Critic’s Choice Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Obsession Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Open Studios Falmouth
Distance Yourself (2000) film produced in collaboration with Angela Praed of
C.O.D dance company, part of ‘Action Dance Southwest’s’ collection of films

2000
Distance Yourself (2 screen video installation for dance performance at The Place
Theatre, London, Falmouth College of Arts and The Barbican, Plymouth
The Art of the Matter ITV - Special Report by Carlton SW television
Summer Light Arts Centre, Falmouth
Summer Show Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Summer Show The Goods Shed, Wadebridge
Landlines Beaford Arts Centre, Devon, following six-community project with The Beaford Photographic Archive
Open Studios  Falmouth
The Other Hand  Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance

1999
Summer Light Arts Centre, Falmouth
Macro Micro University College Falmouth
Second Bi-Annual Contemporary Art Show Bank of Ireland, Dublin
Territory 1 (exhibition/dance with Simon Birch & Trisha O’Shea) at University College Falmouth
Shadow Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance
Untitled #5 University College Falmouth
The Dividing Line Newlyn Art Gallery Penzance

1998
Summer Exhibition Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Vile Bodies: ‘The Dead’ Channel 4 Television Film
Integrated Masters Programme Group Show University College Falmouth
Summer Show Arts Centre, Falmouth
Summer Show Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance

1997
Summer Light Arts Centre, Falmouth
Limelight Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance

1996
The Dead National Museum of Photography, Film and TV, Bradford,
Horsens Museum Denmark in 1997 and Saidye Bronfman Centre Montreal,
in Canada in 1997
Winter Exhibition, Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance

1984
The Selectors' Show Camerawork, Bethnal Green, London

1982
Triplicity - 3 women show at the Angel Intersection Gallery, Islington, London

COMPETITIONS PRIZES AND AWARDS
2012
Wells Art Contemporary, Wells and Mendip Museum, Wells
1996 Selected member of Newlyn Society of Artists
1995 South West Arts - Major Award
1985 Polytechnic of Central London Scholarship

PUBLICATIONS
2012 Sophie's Story (Hardback)

OTHER
2001
Film 'Distance Yourself Young Man', in collaboration with Angela Praed of C.O.D dance company, part of Action Dance Southwest's collection of films
2000
2-screen video installation for live dance performance 'Distance Yourself Young Man', The Place Theatre London, Falmouth College of Arts and The Barbican, Plymouth
The Art of The Matter, Special report by Carlton SW Television, ITV
1998
Vile Bodies: The Dead, profile of work in film for Channel Four, ITV. Book accompanied film entitled 'Vile Bodies: Photography and the Crisis of Looking’ by Chris Townsend.