Alexa Wright CV

Selected Exhibitions

2016     Hybrid Bodies, KunstKraftWerk, Leipzig, Germany
2016     Visions in The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, London
2016     Phantom Limb Victoria Museum & Gallery, Liverpool
2016     SCAN Photobook Festival, Tarragona Spain
2016     The Photobook Exhibition Athens Photo Festival, Benaki Museum, Athens 2016     Prescriptions: Artists’ books, The Beaney House, Canterbury
2016     Piecing it Together, St Pancras Hospital, London (participatory project)
2015     The Flesh of the World, Justina M Barnicke Gallery, Toronto
2015     NordArt 2015, Kunstwerk-Carlsheutte, Büdelsdorf, Germany
2015     Slippage, The Unstable Nature of Difference, Chester University Gallery
2015     Crafting Anatomies, Bonington Gallery, Nottingham
2014     Hybrid Bodies, PHI Centre, Montreal
2013     Archisle Photography Open, Jersey Arts Centre, St Helier, Jersey
2013     Portas Abertas, Fórum Eugénio de Almeida, Évora, Portugal
2012     Digital Aesthetic 3, Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Preston
2012     Born in 1987: the Animated Gif, Photographer’s Gallery, London
2011     Like Shadows, An Exploration of Shyness, Phoenix Arts Centre, Brighton
2010     Locate Me, Kunstraum, Kreuzberg Bethanien, Berlin
2010     DaDaFest International, St Georges Hall, Liverpool
2010     The Definition of Self, 21_21 Design Sight Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
2009     International Symposium of Electronic Art, Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
2009     Out of Order, London Gallery West, University of Westminster, Harrow
2008     ‘El cuerpo (con)sentido’, Centro the Historia Zaragoza, Spain
2008     Amber 08, BM Suma Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2008     Visions In The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, London
2007     International Women Artists’ Biennale, Incheon Arts Centre, Korea
2007     ACM Multimedia Conference Interactive Arts Program, Augsburg, Germany
2007     FILE ‘07, SESI Art Gallery, Sao Paolo, Brazil
2007     The Naked Portrait, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, and
             Compton Vernay, Warwickshire, England
2006     Alter Ego, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
2004     Monstruous, Fantasmas y Alienígas, Fundación Telefónica, Madrid
2004     Wonderful: Visions of the Near Future Arnolfini L Shed, Bristol; Magna,                                        Rotherham; Cornerhouse, Manchester
2003     Geometry of the Face, National Museum of Photography, Copenhagen
2003     Life Below: Landscapes Beneath Consciousness, Floating Gallery, Winnepeg
2002     Metamorphing, Science Museum, London
2002     Stranger Than Truth, Australian Centre for Photography, Sydney

Selected Fellowships & Residencies

2015      Artist in Residence, Camden & Islington NHS Mental Health Recovery Centres
2010      Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada
2006      EAR Institute, UCL Arts Council/AHRC Art Science Fellowship
2004/5  Opera North, Leeds
2004      Welsh National Opera, Cardiff
2002      Cambridge University: New Technology Arts Fellowship
1999/00 Exploratorium San Francisco: Artist in Residence
1998/99 Napier University Edinburgh: Photo /Digital Media Fellow

Grants & Awards   

2016      Artists International Development Fund (Hybrid Bodies in Leipzig)
2014      Arts Council, Grants for the Arts (Camden and Islington Residency)
2010      AHRC Research Fellowship (A View From Inside)
2007      Gulbenkian Foundation Award for Art/Science Projects (Heart of the Matter)
2006      Wellcome Trust Production Award (Conversation Piece)
2004      AHRC Small Grant (Opera Interna)
2002      Wellcome Trust Impact Award (Alter Ego)
2002      Arts Council Touring Grant
2001      Science on Stage and Screen, Wellcome Trust (PUSH)
2001      AHRC Small Grant (Killers)

Public Collections

Victoria & Albert Museum
Wellcome Trust
Loughborough University
National Art Library