Ceri Hand at a FACT preview 07
Shows I curated just before and during my time at Grizedale Arts provide the backbone (thanks Adam!) for how my practice has continued to develop. I am naturally drawn to artists who are interested in spectacular failure and incorporate the performative and absurd into their practice e.g.
2003 Let’s Get Married Today, Grizedale, Cumbria: Rachel Pantecnicon; Polly Braden; Sam Walls; Olaf Breuning; Miranda Whall; Mel Brimfield; Jessica Mallock; Kerry Stewart; eTeam; Donna Huddleston Frank Hannon; S Mark Gubb; Ryan Gander; Marianne Walker; Dominic Allen; Adela Jones; Jeremy Deller & Alan Kane; Andrew Bailey
2003 Roadshow, Grizedale, Cumbria; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham; Lickey Hills, Birmingham; Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales FlatPack001; Roddy Thomson & Colin Lowe; The Bristol Art Library; Carphology Collective; Graeme Roger; Christian Gräser; Myk Henry; Nathaniel Mellors; Dan Fox; Olaf Breuning; Mark Titchner; Paul Rooney; Matthew Andrew; Guy Bar-Amotz; Henry VIII’s Wives; Jo Roberts; Megan Broadmeadows; The Family Iliffe; Kevin Reid; Stefhan Caddick; juneau/projects/; Polly Braden; Sam Walls; Minerva Cuevas; Roddy Thomson & Colin Lowe
2002 Lawless, Grizedale, Cumbria Roddy Thomson & Colin Lowe; Nathaniel Mellors; Becky Shaw; FlatPack001; juneau/projects/; Graeme Roger; Paul Rooney; Adela Jones; Tim Olden; Bedwyr Williams; Skill7Stamina12; (Dan Fox & Nathaniel Mellors)