Contact:

email: floraparrott@hotmail.com

instagram: @floraparrott

Education:

2016 - ongoing / TECHNE PhD, RHUL Geography and RCA Printmaking

2007-9 / MA Fine Art / The Royal College of Art

2001-4 / BA Hons Fine Art Printmaking /Glasgow School of Art.

2000 /  Fine Art/ The Michaelis Art School, University of Cape Town

 

Current Projects:

‘Stone on the Inside’ proposal in development with Legion TV

‘Invisible Fish’ proposal in development with Well Projects

A chapter in upcoming publication ‘Voids’ from the AAG Conference Boston. Co-written With Professor Harriet Hawkins. Ed. Anna Secor and Paul Kingsbury. Published by University of Nebraska Press (UNP). “Cultural Geography + Rewriting the Earth” series.

Guest editor ‘Journal of Maps’ special issue, Taylor Francis

Co-ordinating the ‘How Like A Leaf’ Donna Harraway Research group Royal Holloway University, London

 

Residencies:

2016 / Leverhulme Artist in Residence in the Geography Department, Royal Holloway University

2016 / The Royal Geographical Society 'Swallet' Project

March 2015 / Atelier Fidalga, São Paulo, Brazil

April 2012 / The Cosmos. Wysing Arts Centre

October – November 2010 / Dipole, Ryedale Folk Museum

June –  July 2008 / Merz Barn, Littoral. Ambleside

 

Selected Exhibitions (solo projects *):

March 2018 / ‘Library of Love’ CAC, Cincinnati. Work commissioned by Sandra Cintro

September 2017- March 2018 / ‘We Came Here to Conquer’ / a group show at Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery

December 2016 / These Pits & Abysses /CLF Theatre*

September 2016 / +Performance Oi Futuro Brazil

August 2016 / Empathy Flows performance event at Zabludowic Collection, London

April 2016 / When I have finished in Here I will Speed back up again/ Camden Sentido

September 2015 / Women of Rock / Super Collider

September 2015 / I'M TEN / IMT Gallery

April 2015 / Posição Fixa / Museo Geosciencia, USP,  Brazil*

April 2015 / Posição Fixa / Projeto Fidalga,  Brazil*  

February 2015 / Thin Place / Oriel Myrddin, Wales

April 2014 / Fixed Position/  Tintype London*

March 2014 / The Negligent Eye / The Bluecoat Liverpool

September 2013/ Art in Your Park /  Nottingham University Park

March 2013 /  Align and Separate / SAVORR, Norwich*

February 2013 / Relatively Absolute / Wysing Arts Centre

January 2013 / Project Space / London Art Fair, Tintype Gallery*

May 2012 / The Cosmos / Wysing Arts Centre

May 2012 / Swell & Subside / Public House Projects

February 2012 / The Curator’s Egg / Anthony Reynolds Gallery

September 2011 / Circuit: Five Deductions / Tintype London*

July 2011 / Works on Paper / Robin Gibson Gallery. Sydney.

May 2011/ Afternoon Tea / WW Gallery. Venice Biennale.

April- June 2011 / Trapezius / The Herbert Gallery

March 2011 / Dipole / Ryedale Folk Museum*

February 2011 / Call Me Ishmael / Parfitt Gallery

July 2010 / Interstice / Testbed1, London

April 2010 / Irregular Wasps / Tintype, Redchurch St. London

March 2009 / Bandstand / Café Gallery, Southwark Park

 

Awards & Funding:

2017 / TECHNE Scholarship / RHUL

2016 / Leverhulme Artist in Residence, RHUL

2016 / ACE Grant / Swallet, Royal Geographical Society Residency

2013 /Artist International Development Fund/ British Council/Arts Council /Nara Roesler Gallery,Sao Paulo

2011 / Arts Council and Leverhulme Funded Exhibitions. Ryedale Folk Museum

2006 / Research Grant / Arts Council England

 

Selected Teaching & Workshops

2017 Ongoing Lecturer in Fine Art, University of the Arts, Canterbury

2017 contributor to the Open School East program

2017 AAG Conference, Boston, USA

2016 RGS Conference with Dr. Mike Smith

2013 –2016/ Part Time Lecturer. Fine Art Foundation. Kingston University.

2009 –2015 Part Time Lecturer. BA and MA Fine Art. Norwich School of Art.

2013 Artist Tour. Painting in the 2.5th Dimension / Zabludowicz Collection

December 2012 / Contributor to the 3D Print Symposium at the V & A Museum

 V22 Summer Club / RCA, Goldsmiths & Ravensbourne Students

September 2011 – September 2012 / Course Leader / MSc Applied Technologies / Ravensbourne

April 2010 / Tate Modern 2 day workshop. Working with Serena Korda

October 2009 / Visiting Lecturer, Prague College of Art. Printmaking Course

March 2009 / Contributor to the 3D Print Symposium at the V & A Museum