Caitlin Merrett King

Artist and curator.
b. Sheffield, 1992
Based in Glasgow.
caitlinmerrettking@live.co.uk
@caitlinmerrettking



Upcoming Projects:
Nov-Dec 2018 Collaborative Project with Forced Collaboration
March 2019 Practice Makes Practice, Residency, The Newbridge Project, Newcastle



Curatorial Projects:
Florida with Hannah Reynolds and Isabella Widger
Thank You Very Much with Marco Giordano, Aymeric Tarrade and Mark McQueen
Group Show Podcast, Season 1 with 12o collective


Employment:
2015-present Programme Assistant, David Dale Gallery
2016-present Gallery Assistant, Glasgow Print Studio


Education:
2018 School of the Damned
2014 BA (Hons) Painting and Printmaking, Glasgow School of Art
2012 Exchange Semester, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore
2011 Foundation in Art and Design, Chesterfield College


Exhibitions
2018 Bye Hun!, School of the Damned end of year exhibition, The Royal Standard, Liverpool
2018 Stick of Rock Label Commission for The Offy, Liverpool, presented at The Newbridge Project, Newcastle
2018 Members Show, Bloc Projects, Sheffield
2018 Big Time Sensuality, with Florida, WASPS Hanson Street, Glasgow International
2018 A hole in the sky is open / a hole is the sky is wider / a hole in the sky is yours, Thank You Very Much in residence at Aird's Lane, The Modern Institute

2017-18 The 15 Cmdments, in collaboration with Theo Vass, The Wrong (online biennial), curated by Sid and Jim
2017 A Second Tribute to JB, Spit and Sawdust, Cardiff
2017 A Tribute to JB, Piet Zwart Institute, Rotterdam
2017 Baby you're the boss at home, with Hannah Reynolds and Kieran Milne, Glasgow Open House Festival
2017 school is now in session, with School of the Damned, isthisit?, https://www.isthisitisthisit.com/, curated by Helena Whittingham
2017 Limbic, Art Hub, London, curated by Cuddle Projects
2017 Picture a Garden with Florida, The Number Shop, Edinburgh
2017 Things, Suite 2/2, 6 Dixon Street, Glasgow, curated by withfc
2017 Assume an open posture, with Alistair Gow, Hannah Reynolds, Isabella Widger, Theo Vass and Nick Lynch, Collar, Manchester, curated by Florida

2017 Powerful Attraction with Thank You Very Much, Crownpoint Studios, Glasgow

2016 Group Show, Glad Cafe, Glasgow
, curated by Romy Galloway
2016 Company, Summerhall, Edinburgh, curated by Florida
2016 Pivot, Common Ground Residency Exhibition, The Project Cafe, Glasgow
2016 Blind Date, in collaboration with Josef Zachary Shanley-Jackson, with Millington | Marriott, Lindsey Mendick, Uma Debray and Alfie Strong, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, curated by (It's all) Tropical,

2015 BIG TIME SENSUALITY, with Hannah Reynolds and Isabella Widger, Spares, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, Leeds
2015 Treat Yo' Self, with Hannah Reynolds and Isabella Widger, Bloc Projects, Sheffield, curated by (It's all) Tropical
2015 Phoenix Bursary Exhibition, Reid Building, Glasgow
2015 A Table for Oranges , Mural commission at Mono Cafe Bar, Glasgow for Merchant City Festival
2015 Everything Sensor, with Hannah Reynolds and Isabella Widger, Glasgow Project Room
2015 if, any before, with Tim Dalzell and Fran Caballero, The Telfer Gallery, Glasgow
2015 Key Lime Pie, with Hannah Reynolds, Rachel Hendry and Sonia Hufton, Glasgow Open House Arts Festival
2015 Faux Sho, Assembly House, Leeds, curated by (It's all) Tropical
2015 Bacon Scissors, Perm with Sonia Hufton, Fran Caballero, Rachel Hendry and Lydia Levett, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow

2014 Voidoid Archive 002, with Alex Kuusik, Freya Stockford, Sonia Hufton and Felix Welch, Voidoid Archive, Glasgow, curated by Kirsty Mellon


Residencies:
2018 TYVM @ TMI, Thank You Very Much in residence at Aird's Lane, The Modern Institute, Glasgow
2017 Spare Room Residency, Liverpool
2017 Open Corner, Market Gallery, Glasgow with Florida (Hannah Reynolds and Isabella Widger)
2017 S/S17 Curation Residency, 12ocollective
2017 Fieldwork Instagram residency
2015 Common Ground, Braemar, Scotland


Publications/Writing:
2018 If a tree falls in a forest and no one is there to Instagram it, does it really happen? IKO X IsThisIt, Online Writing Residency
2017 For and with each other, feature on 'The "Thinking Business"' at The Royal Standard, The Double Negative
2016 The Composition of the Cafe, with Tom Holland, published for Pivot, Common Ground residency exhibition, The Project Cafe, Glasgow
2015 A murder mystery with POP: the Art of Richard Hamilton, National Galleries Scotland Blog
2015 Everything Sensor, exhibition newspaper, featuring writing by Nick Evans, Laurence Figgis, Eleanore Widger and Francisco Garcia-Ferrera
2015 Perm, exhibition newspaper, available for purchase at Good Press


Press:
Review: Assume an Open Posture, Corridor 8, 09.03.2017
Review: Blind Date: (it’s all) Tropical at The Royal Standard, Art in Liverpool, 02.03.16
Review: (It’s All) Tropical present Blind Date, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, Corridor8, 02.03.16



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