GEMMA MARMALADE

 

 

Born: 1979, Essex, UK

Currently based in Cambridge, Derby, and London, UK

 

Study

 

Cambridge School of Art, Anglia Ruskin University 2015-2019

PhD - Research title: In A Manner of Speaking: The Subversive Voice in Performance Art

 

LCC, University of the Arts London 2010-2011

MA Photography with Distinction

 

University of Derby 2008-2009

Post Graduate Teaching Certificate with Distinction

 

University of Derby 2005-2008

BA (Hons) Fine Art Photography 1st Class Honours

 

Awards and Recognitions

 

BOM Fellow 2016

Photographers' Gallery, (prize winner) Fresh Faced + Wild Eyed 2012

Future MAP 2012

Spring Exhibition, Copenhagen (jury prize nominee) 2012

Photofusion AMPS (runner up) 2012

Photofusion Award 2011

Sproxton Award (special recognition) 2011

University of Derby - Best Graduate Dissertation, 2008

 

Academic teaching, conferences and artists talks-

 

University of Arts London

University of Derby

University of Bedfordshire

The Photographers' Gallery, London

New College Stamford

St Ivo School, Cambridgeshire

Portfolio reviewer, Punktum, 2013

Lessons in Geography, mac, Birmingham 2013

Judge for the Sproxton Award, MA Photography, LCC with Val Williams 2013

MK Gallery 2014

Laughing my art off, symposium, London College of Communication 2014

Awkward Bastards, DASH, mac, Birmingham 2015

Firecrackers: Women and Wit in Photography symposium, London College of Communication 2015

Royal Photographic Society, Female Photographers, Burton & South Derbyshire College, 2015

London South Bank University 2016

Pacitti Company Think Tank 2016

 

Exhibitions

 

Double Act - The Bluecoat, Liverpool, April 2016

 

PSEUDIO - Basement Project Space, Anglia Ruskin University, April 2016

 

Lotusland, Changing Spaces, Cambridge, July 2015

 

Green Fingered - Solo show - BOM (Birmingham Open Media) May 2015

 

Bad Behaviour, London, November 2014

 

Now&After, International Video Festival, State Museum of Gulag,Moscow, May 2014

 

'Lemon Song' from series 'Green Fingered' - Time is Love, The Passage, London, January 2014

 

Strange Birds - Group Show, CRASH 13, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London, December 2013

 

Fish Wives - Summer Fete 2013 - Ceri Hand Gallery, London, August 2013

 

Strange Birds - Group Show - FUTURE MAP 2012, Central Saint Martin's, Lethaby Gallery, London, Jan 2013

 

Strange Birds - Group Show - Photofusion Annual Salon Show, Brixton, London, Dec 2012. Hotshoe Photofusion Award runner up.

 

Strange Birds - Group Show 'Fresh Faced + Wild Eyed 2012' The Photographers' Gallery, London. September 2012

 

Strange Birds - Group Show 'Ghost Station' for ArtHertz. Bombe Hut, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes. September 2012

 

Strange Birds - Solo Show - Apulia Film Commission, Bari, Italy. July 2012

 

'PECK' from the 'Homos Archive', Butch Queen First Time In Drag, Site Festival 2012, Stroud, Gloucestershire. May, 2012

 

Strange Birds - Group Show - The Spring Exhibition 2012, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen. Jury Prize nominee

 

LCC MAP- MA Degree Show - Group Show - Main Gallery, LCC, Elephant & Castle, London, Nov 2011

 

Animal- Group Show- Hello Darling Gallery, Derby 2008

 

FreeRange- Group Show- Truman Gallery, Brick Lane, London 2008

 

Love & Rabbit Stew- Group Show- University of Derby 2008

 

Groundswell 2- Group Show- Derby Green Lane Gallery 2006

 

Groundswell- Group Show- Derby Green Lane Gallery 2003

 

 

Publications

 

Edge of Humanity, April 2016

Photoworks - Text by Max Houghton December 2015

Source Photographic Review - Green Fingered. Text by Mark Durden May 2015

CCQ magazine, Summer edition, Fish Wives 2015

Nyx, a noctournal, issue 9, 'Vermin' edition, Strange Birds April 2015

Double Negative - online review of Fish Wives, August 2013

Source magazine, issue 72 - review of Strange Birds, Anne Braybon, October 2012

HotShoe Magazine - review: Babylon: Surreal Babies, June 2011