Education 

2016-20. MA Contemporary Art Practice: Public Sphere. Royal College of Art, London. 

2006-2007 MA Curating. Dartington School of Art. UK 

2001-2003 OCN L 1+2, Japanese. Worcester College Technology . UK 

2002-2003 AA2A Scheme for Graduate Artists. University College Worcester (UCW) UK 

1997-2000 BA Hons Interactive Art. University of Wales College Newport (UWCN) UK 

Selected Exhibitions 

2020

Non Playable Character .2.  Center for Visual Arts, Havana Cuba. March -May

2019

Small Scrawls. K6 Gallery. Southampton. 14th June-13th September

Non Playable Character. Fanguito Studio. Havana Biennial, Cuba. April -May

2018 

Cooked and Raw: RCA at Liverpool Independents Biennial. UK 

The Lucid Dreamcatcher feat Katya Kan /4 performers, Chelsea Arts Club, London. UK 

Rumination’s of a midnight stroll, Harlesden Highstreet London UK 

Lounge Arrival, Infinite Multiple, Arebyte, London, UK 

States of Public. Fact (Offsite Project) Liverpool. UK 

Embracing the Underdog Q Park , Chinatown London UK 

2017 

Pre-sliced Orange Slices, Light Eye Mind. London, UK 

Midnight Cinema. Harlesden Highstreet. London. UK 

2016 

ArtistsCompute, Office for Art, Design and Technology. Coventry. UK 

MII friends, collaboration with artist Ed Fornieles.UK/ Canada 

2015 

Things we didn’t have before, Pump House Gallery, London. UK 

2014 

Turtle Salon. Article Gallery, Birmingham, UK 

Fete. Ceri Hand Gallery, London. UK 

2013 

Floorplan for an Institution. Meter Room, Coventry. UK 

2011 

Mock Tudor. Transition Gallery. London. UK. 

Rural Punk. MOVEMENT. Worcester, UK. 

Conjunction Biennial. Stoke on Trent. UK. 

2010 

Artists Lottery Syndicate. www.artistslotterysyndicate.co.uk 

Witch Night. Curated by Sarah Doyle/ Sarah Sparkes. Montague Arms, London. UK. 

We are 10 PARTY. New Art Gallery Walsall, UK. 

2009 

Give me Shelter. Meadow Arts. Attingham Park. Shropshire.UK 

Long Weekend, Tate Modern. London. UK 

Collaboration with House of Fairytales. Zoo Art Fair. London. UK 

2009 

The Mausoleum of Lost objects. INIVA. London. 

Mobile Cottage industries. Artists in residence at the Big Chill. Eastnor. UK 

Exquisite Trove. New Art Gallery. Walsall. UK 

2008 

If you build it they will come. G39. Cardiff. UK 

Mobile Cottage Industries. Artists in residence. New Art Gallery Walsall. UK 

ctrl- copy. online exhibition. www.ctrl-copy.com 

2007 

Stick /stamp /fly. Gasworks, London. UK 

The most curatorial biennial of the universe. Apex Art. New York. USA 

Almanac of political art. Austrian Cultural Forum. London, UK 

Pigeon Post. Nottingham/Leicester/Derby, UK. 

Temporary measures. Associates. London, UK 

2006 

Strategic Questions. What is Integration? Young Biennial. Bucharest. 

2005 

Art Machine. British Art Show: Sideshow, Nottingham and Newcastle Upon Tyne. UK 

The artist with two brains. MOT International . St Paul’s Church. Birmingham. UK 

Cloverfield. Collaborative project with N55. Cell Project Space. London. UK 

Collective Creativity. Kassel. Germany. 

2004 

ArtLink, Ueno-Yanaka, Tokyo. 

Thermo 04, the Lowry, Manchester. UK 

Do something, Floating IP Gallery, Manchester.UK 

Multiplus, Saltburn Artists Projects, Saltburn on Sea. UK 

2004 

Radio Radio. The International 3, Manchester. UK 

2003 

Art Machine, Nadiff Gallery, Tokyo. 

Art Machine and Tea Party, Rice+, Tokyo. 

Resist., Crescent Arts, Scarborough.UK 

2002 

Possible, yet probable. G39, Cardiff.UK 

2001 

System Shutdown, Stourbridge Art Gallery. 

Myth and Logic. Stroud House Gallery, Stroud. UK 

Archives that contain my work 

House of Fairytales 

MOT International 

Bibliobox 

B+B archive 

Notion Nanny 

Rhizome Artbase 

Exhibitions I have curated for MOVEMENT 

2019

Down the Road, Truckstop paintings by my Dad, Len Coulson.

2018 

My Fancy Group show for LQBTQ festival 

Farmyard Fresh. Jane Aston 

2017 

Network, Rage Collective: 

Networks in Time, Letty Noonan 

2016 

Report to an Academy. Sarah Browne. 

2015 

Complaints Office, Manual Labours. 

Departures Alicia Framis. 

2014 

Settlement Jacob Feige. 

Night Vision Jude Jones. 

Tour the Darker Side of Worcester Aleksandra Mir. 

2013 

Micro oil paintings Yoke and Zoom. 

Cedar’s graffiti supply store Cedar Lewisohn. 

Blackbird in infospace, Juneau Projects. 

2012 

The door that does not fit the frame. 

John Gilhooly and Daniel Pryde-Jarman 

One Night Stand, with Gordon Dalton. 

Motel Kandinsky. Various Artist. 

Drawing on the line. Duncan Mckellar. 

Prognosis Kiosk Freee art collective. 

When in Rome. Simon Starling and students. 

2011 

A new topography., Mark Mangion/ Malta Contemporary Art. 

Pentimenti. Peter Carey. 

The Graduate Group show. 

Rural Punk . Yoke and Zoom. 

Self-portrait as Worcestershire Marcus Coates. 

2010 

The Ultimate Painting Jacob Feige and Gene Bernofsky. 

Selected Four Leaf Clover Distribution: 

2018 

Infinite Multiple. London

2017 

Consume Cool, LA. USA 

2015 

White Columns. New York. USA 

2010 

Intervention Tate Britain. London. UK 

Intervention Tate Modern. London, UK 

2009 

Venice Biennale. Venice. Italy 

2008 

Zoo Art Fair. London, UK 

2006-8 

ICA bookshop. London,UK 

2004-5 

Lowry (Manchester) UK 

2004 

Ueno Yanaka (Tokyo) 

2003 

Rice+ (Tokyo) 

Nadiff (Tokyo) 

Grizedale roadshow. UK 

Art39 (Tokyo) 

2003-4 

Midwest West Midlands, Manchester, Glasgow. UK 

2002 

Essor Gallery, London. UK 

VTO Gallery Liste, Basel. 

Fresh Art Fair, London, UK. 

Version 02, Chicago, USA. 

Interactive art lab, Chicago. USA 

G39, Cardiff. UK. 

Love, David Risley. London Pump House Gallery, London. 

Exploratorium, San Francisco.USA. 

Troy, New York. 

2001 

Hoax– Lux Gallery, London. 

Stroud House Gallery, Stroud. UK. 

N55, Copenhagen. DK. 

291 Art mart, London. 

I-data Plymouth. UK. 

2000 

Interactive Arts, Newport, UK. 

Publications that feature my work

2018 

isthisit issue 4. Editor Bob Bicknell Knight. London. UK 

2017 

Come Hell or Fresh High Water, (assistant editor) Blaine Southern, London UK 

The Overgrown Vegetation In a Forgotten Section, Tzvetnik. Online. 

http://artenthusiast.co.uk/post/165796033512/when-you-find-out-what-this-artist-does-with

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6CuAaiHnzs. Online. 

2010 

The guide to public collections of art in the UK. Guest Editor Contemporary Art Society. UK 

2009 

Mr Motley. Art Journal. Issue 21. Holland/International 

2008 

Decentre. Concerning artist run culture. YYZBOOKS. Canada. ISBN 978-0-920397-55-8 

2006 

Exhibitions (Review of cloverfield) Guardian Guide. 

Revision. ISBN: 0-9552293-0-8 

2005 

People Identity Place. Longhouse ISBN:978-0-9551295-0-6 

2004 

Radio Radio. Audio CD (available from International 3, Manchester/Amazon 

Wired magazine. March edition. 

2003 

Variant, (Volume 2) Journal. 

2003 

Asahi Shimbun. Newspaper, Tokyo 30/7/03 

Yomiuri Shimbun. Newspaper, Tokyo 27/7/03 

Art and Architecture. Journal No. 58, pp. 36 

Funding/Sponsorship/Awards 

2016-7 

Bransford Trust £2500 

Arts Council Award. GFA. MOVEMENT. Organisational development/ Residency/Solo show £14900 

Elephant Trust. £2500 

2013-14 

Sanctuary Housing Sponsorship for MOVEMENT. £5000 

2013-15 

MOVEMENT gallery, two years programming. Arts Council England Award GFA. £88,000.00 

2010 

Railways Heritage Trust. Award towards renovations for MOVEMENT. £26,000.00 

2009-12 

MOVEMENT gallery, programming and renovations. Arts Council England Award GFA. £75,000 

2006-2007 

Research into Artist led galleries. Arts Council England Award. GFA. £5000 

2005 

Cloverfield. Research and production visit to Copenhagen, to work as part of international 

collaboration culminating in a major solo/collaborative show at Cell Project Space 

London, with Danish Art/Design group N55. Arts Council England Award GFA £10,000 

2003 

R+D Award to identify art market in Tokyo. GFA Arts Council England Award £7000.00

2001-2002 

Grit and Determination. Public Art Commission. ACE Award, Rural Responses. £9,000.00 

Fresh Art Fair. R+D. GFA Art Council England Award. 

Hothaus digital art Bursary. Vivid, Birmingham 

Public Art Commissions 

2005 

ROYGBIV. Worcester Royal Infirmary. Public Art commission. 

2003 

Road Rage, Public Art Commission, Shrewsbury, UK 

Rail based research visits (Pan European) 

2014 

London-Amsterdam. Onboard speed exhibiting paintings in public space. 

Ejsberg-Amsterdam. Onboard speed exhibiting paintings in public space. 

2013 

London-Venice. Onboard speed exhibiting paintings in public space.  

London-Berlin. Onboard speed exhibiting paintings in public space. 

2011 

Organised London-Frankfurt research trip to Städelschule. Frankfurt. 

Onboard Eurostar research and development trip. Projecting Ida Biard’s  film “Simplon Express” 

2009 

R+D visit. Venice Biennale. R+D. Movement Gallery. 

Visiting Lecturer/tutorials/teaching 

2018 

Visiting Lecturer and tutorials: Hereford School of Art 

2017 

Visiting Lecturer Northampton University, School of Fine Art 

2015 

Led workshops for ‘The Big Draw’ MOVEMENT, Worcester 

2015 

Visiting lecturer and tutor on Fine Art BA course, Hereford College of Arts 

2014 

Led workshops with Sanctuary Housing Association across various partner sites. Worcestershire. UK 

Led artist studio visit on behalf of New Art Gallery Walsall. UK 

2013 

Lead artist, consultation with stakeholders on a canal boat. Canal and Rivers Trust. 

Led workshops with Sanctuary Housing Association across various partner sites. 

2010 

Visiting lecturer. BA Fine Art. University of Worcester. UK 

2009-10 

Devised and led Site-Specific sculpture module. HND Fine Art . Walsall College.UK 

2009 

Devised and led workshops. ACE Award GFA Big Chill Festival. Eastnor Ledbury Primary schools, UK 

Visiting lecturer and tutorials, BA fine Art, University of Wales, Newport. UK 

2008 

Visiting lecturer, HND fine art. Walsall College. UK 

2007 

Visiting lecturer and tutorials, BA fine Art Photography. University of Gloucester. UK 

2003 

University of Wales, Newport BA fine Art visiting lecturer 

Speaker/Chair/Judge/Panelist 

2018 

Invited onto Judging Panel for international open exhibitions by Apex Art, New York. 

2016 

Making Studios Work Artist Forum. Panelist. Smiths Row. Bury St Edmonds. UK 

2013 

Line Lost, chair, panel discussion. The Royal Scottish Academy. Edinburgh. UK 

Outside the box, speaker:, symposium. New Art Gallery Walsall. UK 

A practical guide to improving small stations. Speaker. ACORP Conference, Birmingham. UK

What is participation? Panelist, Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, UK

2011 

British Summertime. Speaker, New Art Gallery Walsall. UK 

2010. 

Questioning open juried competitions, Panelist, Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum. UK  

2009

Art of Location, Speaker, Meadow Arts Symposium. Hereford. UK 

2008 

Initiative & Institution, Speaker, Symposium. London 

2003. 

Making Art Different. public lecture. AIT Tokyo 

Training 

2012 

Media Training with TPWM and Rewired. Birmingham. 

Employment 

2002-2010 

Art Gallery Assistant. Worcester City Art Gallery and Museum. 

Self employment 

2010-ongoing 

MOVEMENT ( artist-led gallery) co-founder/ director

2002-2016 

Yoke and Zoom ( artist collaboration)