Emma Alonze

E.A

Contact: emmaalonze@gmail.com

SELECTED SHOWS

Looking Back Looking Forward

January 2017

Film Screening: 'A selection of contemporary video works that resonate with Ken Jacobs’ 1963 film Little Stabs at Happiness, curated by WAVES artist Luke Burton. Explore idosyncratic uses of performance to camera, playful use of sound and music, humour, a light touch, and a tenderly abject – but beautiful – atmosphere.

Location

Turf Projects, London

InTRANSIT Festival – ‘I’M WAVING’

June 2016

Supported by RBKC and Arts Council England

Location

Interventions around Chelsea, London

Under the bed

May 2016

Location

Waghorn Space, Peckham

'Selected UK'

April - May 2014

Presented by Videoclub and Film London Artists' Moving Image Network

Location

North West Film Center, Portland

Seattle International Film Festival

Artists Television Access, San Francisco

No Festival Required @ Space 55, Phoenix

Exploded view Gallery, Tucson

Echo Park Film Center, LA

Spectacle Theatre, New York

Hillyer Art Space, Washington DC

'CHANCE / / ACTION'

December 2013

Location

Kingsgate Workshops, London

'Artist House 2'

November 2013

Location

London

SHOW RCA

June 2013

Location

Royal College of Art, London

Selected III

May - June 2013

Presented by Videoclub and Film London Artists' Moving Image Network

Location

Nottingham Contemporary

CCA, Glasgow

FACT, Liverpool

Whitechapel Gallery, London and other UK venues

'R E A C T'

March 2013

Location

Dilston Grove, London

'adapt/erase'

January 2013

Location

&Model, Leeds

Salon Art Prize

December 2012

Location

Griffin Gallery, London

Annual Open # 28

November 2012

Location

CGP, London

Salon Art Prize

October 2012

Location

Matt Roberts Arts, London

'Acts of performance/variations'

August 2012

Location

Testbed 1 Gallery, London

'Summer Show'

July 2013

Location

RCA Sculpture Studios, London

'Open Book'

May 2012

Location

Testbed 1 Gallery, London

Coutts/Cowley Sculpture Award

May 2012

Location

Gloucestershire

Low Lives 4

April 2012

Location

New York and other locations worldwide

'Saloon'

September 2011

Location

The Howie Street Project Space, London

The Plaza Principle - Art in unusual spaces

October 2010

Location

Old TK Maxx, Leeds

The Last Supper Festival

September 2010

Location

Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION

Royal College of Art - MA Sculpture - 2013

Leeds Metropolitan University - BA Hons Contemporary Creative Practice - First Class - 2007

Leeds College of Art - Foundation degree - Fine Art - 2004

RESIDENCIES/RESEARCH

Embassy of Foreign Artist's - Geneva, Switzerland – 2014 (6 weeks)

House Residency – Tokyo, Japan, 2015 (2 months)

Research trip around southern Japan & islands – 2015 (2 months)

TALKS AND EVENTS

Open Studio - Spring 2017

Open Studio and artists talk with Forum Arts – March 2016

Screening and Q&A as part of 'Selected III' with VideoClub and Film London Artists Moving Image Network - June 2013

GRANTS/AWARDS

Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and Chelsea Arts Club Studio Bursary Award - 2015-18

The Leathersellers Scholarship - 2011-13

Split Infinitive Trust Grant - 2011-13

Shortlisted for the Red Mansion Art Prize - 2013

Shortlisted for Bloomberg New Contemporaries - 2013

Salon Art Prize Sculpture Category Winner - 2012

Shortlisted for the Coutts Sculpture Prize - 2012

ONLINE PUBLICATIONS

'Emma Alonze brings art, chaos + disorder back to the Kings Road' - Paul Gorman - June 2016

Chanced Arm Magazine - You always know where you are with arses - August 2016

Soanyway magazine - Untitled (shelter) - September 2010

Soanyway magazine - a series of self-portraits - August 2009