Jennifer Taylor

Born in Pembrokeshire, Wales. Lives and works in Cardiff.


British School at Rome, Creative-Wales Fellowship.

Royal College of Art, MA Sculpture (Distinction).

The Ruskin School: University of Oxford, BA Fine Art (First Class Honours).

Camberwell College of Arts: Foundation Course in Art and Design.

Selected Exhibitions and Performance Events:

Ducato Prize, Palazzo del Podesta, Milan, 2019.

Osiris (live performance) Zabludowicz Collection, London, 2019.

Lunarium, CASTRO Projects, Rome, 2019.

Hypermaremma, Villa Di Lorenzo, Ansedonia, Tuscany, 2019.

Llawn Arts Festival with Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, Wales, 2019.

Stargate, Commission for Green Man Festival, Brecon Beacons, Wales, 2019

Odds, TOMA Project Space, Southend, 2019.

Y Lle Celf National Eisteddfod, The Senedd: National Assembly of Wales, 2018.

Silent Stage, Yaga Project, Vilnius, Lithuania, 2018.

SHWSH  with RatTrap, Reardon Smith Theatre, National Museum Cardiff, 2018.

Chamber (solo exhibition) Oriel Mwldan, Cardigan, Wales, 2018.

NOVA Arts Council of Wales Exhibition, Aberystwyth Arts Centre/Royal Cambrian Academy 2017/2018.

December Mostra (with live performance: Lupercalia) The British School at Rome, 2017

Unperforming, Artsadmin, Toynbee Studios, London, 2017.

Silence Beach (solo exhibition) Contains Art, Somerset 2017.

Unit(e) Diwedd (with live performance: Empire) g39 Gallery, Cardiff, 2017.

Quina (with live performance as part of Art Rio) A Gentil Carioca Gallery, Rio de Janeiro, 2016.

The Heart Machine (solo performance event) Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro 2016.

Circo Cosmético (two-person exhibition) Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro 2016.

The Death of Venus (solo performance event) TJ Boulting Gallery, London 2016.

Absent Voyager (live performance) French Riviera Gallery, London, 2015.

Sketchy Remarks, Floating Island Gallery, London, 2014.

New Foragers (with commissioned installation) Collyer Bristow Gallery, London 2012.

Rumour from Ground Control (solo exhibition) TJ Boulting Gallery, London 2011.

Ground Control (solo exhibition in the hydraulic tower) The Wapping Project, London 2010.

Echo, Koraalberg Gallery, Antwerp 2010 / Echo 2, Edinburgh Festival, 2010.

Going Postal, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, 2010.

Hollowsphere (solo exhibition) Flowers East, London, 2009.

Anomaly, Art First-Arte Fiera, Bologna, 2009.

Exosis (solo exhibition) Wyer Gallery, London 2008.

‘Says the junk in the yard', Flowers East, London, 2007.

Jen Rêve (with commissioned installation) Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain, Paris 2005.

Pirye Prize (commission and solo exhibition) Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2004.

Atomic Art Bomb, Modern Art Oxford, 2004.

Recent Residencies and Awards:

Freelands Foundation Fellowship, with g39 Gallery, Cardiff, 2019-21.

Testing Ground Masterclass, Zabludowicz Collection, London, 2019.

Studio Programme Residency, CASTRO Projects, Rome, 2018-19.

Wales Arts International Grant, Arts Council of Wales, 2018.

Ivor Davies Prize for culture and activism in Wales, National Eisteddfod, 2018.

Creative-Wales Fellowship, The British School at Rome: 2017-18.

Unit(e) Residency, g39 Gallery, Cardiff, 2017.

Artist in Residence, Largo das Artes, Rio de Janeiro, 2016.


DRAF: David Roberts Art Foundation.

Oxford University Press.

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