b i o g r a p h y




'after alert catchers: a report on an other (than) worded event'

Beyond Words: Privileging the Unspoken in Arts and Communities in a Posthuman World
Plymouth University, March 2017

Mark Leahy
artist - writer - teacher
www.markleahy.net





Throw only to an alert catcher

a collaboration between Megan Calver, Susie David and Gabrielle Hoad
with work made at (and with) Dawlish Warren Nature Reserve

Gallery 333
Exeter Phoenix

Wed 16 Nov - Sat 07 Jan 2017




lie lie lie

an artists' book 

in collaboration between Megan Calver, Susie David and Gabrielle Hoad.

published October 2016






Throw only to an alert catcher
Show-and-tell 
at the red, blue and yellow beach huts,
Dawlish Warren, South Devon.
21st - 22nd October 2016 
Kindly supported by the a-n Professional Development Bursary





Megan Calver, Susie David and Gabrielle Hoad have been awarded
a-n Professional Development Bursary
to develop a new thematic collaboration at 


collaborators' websites:-

2016
Visiting MA lecturer at Plymouth University 








2015
shortlisted - The Observatory, Spud
along with Megan Calver and Gabrielle Hoad



2015 
shortlisted - Transition. Newlyn Gallery
along with Megan Calver and Gabrielle Hoad






2014 
 Review of Love Rules OK
a show by Megan Calver at Plymouth University
Gallery Space 101
read review






Flow
Little Dartmouth . South Devon . 
14 - 27 July 
2014





Little Venice . London . 2013 .
Group show






Royal Academy Summer Exhibition . 2013 .
10th June -18th August









Open Studio. Bogliasco Foundation, Liguria, Italy . May 2013







The Yard Gallery . Exeter .  2013
(show extended to the 4th of March)










2012-2013  16th November -30th December 2013
neoreplicants
   3d digital print commission . University of Exeter & Exeter Phoenix



3D commission
University of Exeter/Exeter Phoenix
2012





Film Painting Prize 2011
OPEN gallery, Shoreditch, London 

   



The Art Collective Exhibition
Brick Lane, London
2011





Dust on the Mirror
Gallery North, Newcastle
2011





   selected as MAstar 2008   
Axis Website for Contemporary Art.
see more




Slippage
Plymouth
2008
please click on 'slideshow' above to view


AN magazine review




2008
    Awarded MA Fine Art University of Plymouth





 2007

   Journey
   University of Wales, Swansea 
   Land/Water Research exhibition


2007

    Group show, Clifford Fishwick Gallery, Exeter.





2005

Nests
   Eden Project, Cornwall.





2004

   Women of Achievement, group show
   Theatre Royal Plymouth



2004


    Group and solo shows. Artspaces Gallery
   Totnes. Devon



2003
   Solo show, Andras Kaldor Gallery
   Dartmouth, Devon





2002

   Group show, Arial Gallery,
Totnes, Devon





1993-97

   Studio in Sicily 
   Exhibiting in Italy





1990

Awarded B.A. Hons. University of Middlesex