CV

Education

 

2015 - 2018 University of Gloucester/WCG

BA (Hons) 1st - Fine Art & Contemporary Cultures

2020 -      Diploma in Philosophy

2020 -      Diploma in Social Psychology

Awards

 

2018 - Curators Choice Award, Spon Spun Festival, 2nd Place

2017 - Warwick University, Certificate of Excellence, Centre for Culture & Media Policy Studies: Professional Practice in Evaluation Research

Residencies

 

2020 Active Reality Research Lab, NAWM & The New Art Gallery Walsall

 

Oct 2019 Documenting The Twin, Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art, Instagram takeover, Axisweb

(18th-25th)

 

Oct 2019 Orrbbitt Online Instagram Residency, Orrbbitt

(7th-13th)

 

2018-2019 Graduate Artist in Residence, Coventry Artspace (Sept 2018 - Sept 2019)

 

Nov 2018 Bear & Ragged Staff - Ideas of the Rural, Coventry Biennial 

 

Oct 2018 Older Women, Art of Coventry Artist Development Programme, Coventry Artspace

Exhibitions 

 

2020 whorling.net

2020 SVOX.TV

2019 Open Projects, Coventry Cathedral, Coventry

2019 Big Screen, Inside Outside, Laboratory of Dissent 2, Winchester School of Art, Winchester

2019 32 Brains, Solo show, Artspace Arcadia Gallery Coventry

2019 Project Coventry, Group Show, Class Room & Holyhead Studios, Coventry

2019 Black Hole Club 2019 Launch, Group Show, Vivid Projects, Birmingham

2018 Art of Coventry, Arcadia Gallery, Coventry

2018 Spon Spun Festival, Arcadia Gallery, Coventry 

2018 The Other Side of June, Leamington Spa

2018 My Muse, Picture House, Stratford upon Avon

2017 30seconds30minutes30film, End//Begin//Dialogue, 

Scratch the Surface Festival, The Tin, Coventry

2017, Not As It Seems, Leamington Spa

2017, Beauty & The Beast, Picture House, Stratford upon Avon

2016, The End, Leamington Spa

Memberships

 

2019 Cohort, Black Hole Club, Vivid Projects, Birmingham ( March 2019 to 

December 2019)

Axisweb: https://www.axisweb.org/p/helenkilby-nelson/

Community Work

 

2018 -     S-o-A District Tenant Group

Events

 

2020 'Speedy Crits', Online Peer to Peer Support twice a month. Supported by Artspace Coventry

2019 ‘Mock the Weak’, Workshop, Spam & Chips, Co-op(t) Arty Party 2: Integrate, Coventry

2019 ‘What Do Artists Do All Day?’, Kilby-Nelson & Neal, A Conversation, Arcadia Gallery, Coventry

2019 ‘Re-imagining Monopoly’, Workshop, ‘32 Brains’, Arcadia Gallery, Coventry

Publications

Nov 2019 Review - Twin Stranger: Entangled State, New Art West Midlands

Nov 2019 The Twin at Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art, 2019, Axisweb, website & e-bulletin

Aug 2019 The Duality of Belonging, ‘Another Place Like Home’, Andrew Jackson

Nov 2018

To May 2019 Graduate Artist in Residence Monthly Blog, Coventry Artspace Website

2018 Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art, Shifting Ground, Participating in Coventry 

Biennial of Contemporary Art 2017

2018 New Art West Midlands, Review: Sam Belinfante, Accordion, Coventry

2017 Docublogger, Spon Spun Festival 2017, Coventry

2017 a-n, member blog - Ryan Hughes, Review of Repeator:Transmission, City Arcadia, 

Coventry 

Selected Press

 

Aug 2019 ‘Q&A’, New Art West Midlands, Editorial

Aug 2019 ‘Digital Living’, Axisweb Monthly Playlist

June 2019 ‘Artist Spotlight’, Interview, Curating Coventry, Wordpress Blog

May 2019 ‘360° Perpetuation’, Axisweb Weekly Highlights

Jan 2019 ‘For the Sake of a Shilling’, Axisweb, Sound & Vision, Five to Watch

Dec 2018 ‘Housing Hierarchy’, Axisweb Weekly Highlights

Oct 2018 ‘Worth//Less’, Axisweb Weekly Highlights

Oct 2018 ‘For the Sake of a Shilling’, Prize Winner, Spon Spun Arts & Heritage Festival

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