Miriam Austin 
     
b. New Zealand, lives and works in London 
                                                                                                                                  
Contact: austin.miriam@gmail.com // Insta: @miriamaustin


Education

2019-               PhD Fine Art
                        Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford
                        Studentship Funded by AHRC                                                                            

2010- 2012      MA in Fine Art Sculpture (Dissertation with Distinction)
                        Royal College of Art, London

2003- 2006      BA Fine Art Sculpture (First Class Honors)   
                        The University of Brighton, Brighton

Selected Exhibitions and Performances

2019
Future Primitive, Gossamer Fog, London
The Oval Window, Gerald Moore Gallery, Eltham

2018
Andraste, (Solo Show), Alma Zevi Gallery, Venice, Italy
Gimmel (Solo Show), Bosse and Baum, London
Artist of the Day (Solo Show), Flowers Gallery, London
Always the Real Thing, White Crypt, London
The Crocodile, Lunar Elaine, London
Rhapsodis, Ping Pong, Brussels

2017
On the Heights, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Yorkshire
Lotus, Bosse and Baum, London
Lexis Over Land, Tremenheere Gallery, Cornwall

2016
Lupercalia, (Solo Show), Bosse and Baum, London
Domusdei, Performance for Art Night festival, ICA, London
We All Have a Problem with Representation, (Screening), The Showroom, London
Fragile Body- Material Body, (Screening), Venice International Performance Art Week, Alma Zevi Gallery, Venice, Italy
UA: Ritual >>> Enhancement, (Performance), Chisenhale Studios Project Space, London
Sculptors Drawings, Alma Zevi Gallery, Venice, Italy
Inland Far, Herbert Read Gallery, University of the Creative Arts, Canterbury
UA: Elements of Religion, AVB Project Space (as part of Art Licks Weekend), London

2015
Feminist Practices in Dialogue, (Performance), ICA, London
An Ear of Corn in Silence Reaped, (Solo Show), Grove House, London
Groundwork, New Art Center, Roche Court, Salisbury

2014
A Sense of Things, (Performance), Zabludowicz Collection, London
I See/ I Don’t See, Lewisham Art House, London
Biothanatos, DIG, London

2013
Elements of Religion, Bold Tendencies, London
The Birth Caul, Vitrine Gallery, London
Creekside Open (Selected by Ceri Hand), APT Gallery, London
Like a Monkey Puzzle Tree, The Ballad of Peckham Rye, London
A Non Utopian Kind of Girl, 76 County Street, London

2012
Heart of Darkness, Villa Arson Art Centre, Nice, France
Show 2012, Royal College of Art, London
Give Me Strength in My Heart, Copenhagen Place Gallery, London


Residencies

April 2017: Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield
July 2012- Nov 2012: Villa Arson Art Centre, Nice, France
July 2008 – Aug 2009: The Gallery at XVIII Jesus Lane, Cambridge
July 2006: The Permanent Gallery, Brighton