Approved: 04.10.2019

Jazz Moreton

Artist, Community worker

Approved: 04.10.2019

Jazz Moreton is a socially-engaged artist who is concerned with socio-political themes such as the ways that marginalised groups struggle to be accepted as part of mainstream society. Moreton works in a variety of mediums ranging from the rebellious medium of Performance to the often-ignored disabled voice.

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  • Location: Coventry, West Midlands

Artist Statement

Jazz Moreton is a socially-engaged artist who is concerned with socio-political themes such as the ways that marginalised groups struggle to be accepted as part of mainstream society. Moreton works in a variety of mediums ranging from the rebellious medium of Performance to the often-ignored disabled voice.

Moreton graduated with first-class Honours in Fine Art from the University of Gloucestershire in 2017.

CV & Education

October-November 2019 'Discursive Ability' (audio-based work at Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art)

July 2019 'Discursive Ability' (exhibited work in progress- performed version- at The Row, Coventry)

April 2019- present 'Discursive Ability' Nest Residency at Coventry Artspace

August 2019 'Goo' (spoken word performance at The Tin, Coventry)

August 2018 'Power. Fall.' & '1, 2; 1, 2' (performances at ArtsAdmin's Toynbee Studios, London)

April 2018 'Learning to Juggle' (performance at DrawIN Festival, Brighton)

June 2017 'Our Hands Are Tied' (performance at the University of Gloucestershire's degree show