b. 1988, Portsmouth, UK.

Connie Butler is an artist based in Rotterdam, NL. She co-edits and publishes Her Eyes & My Voice, runs the project Nomadic Reading Room and is trying to do things now, not wait.

connielbutler@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

Piet Zwart Institute, Willem De Kooning Academy, Rotterdam. Master of Fine Art.

2015 - 2017

School of Fine Art, University College London. BA Fine Art

2008 - 2012

 

Academie der Bildenden Kunst, Vienna. Erasmus Exchange.

Textual Sculpture class of Heimo Zobernig.

Performative Sculpture class of Monica Bonvicini

2010

Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London. Foundation Diploma in Art and Design.

2006 - 2007

PUBLICATIONS

​Editorial

I Have Witnessed First Time Experiences

Jan 2017

Publication Studio Rotterdam

Editorial

Her Eyes & My Voice: Issue 4

The Interview Issue

Aug 2016

Published by Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal

 

Editorial

Her Eyes & My Voice: Issue 3

Decorative Grammar

August 2015

Published by Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal

Editorial

Her Eyes & My Voice: Issue 2

Performing to Objects

August 2013

Published by Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal

 

Editorial

Her Eyes & My Voice: Issue 1

A Relationship in Ekphrasis

August 2012

published by Vanessa Visual and Virginia Verbal

EXHIBITIONS

Curatorial

Book Launch with performances

I Have Witnessed First Time Experiences

Feb 2017

San Serriffe, Amsterdam

 

Nomadic Reading Room

Walking Around; Reading

Alongside Richard Long exhibition

Sept 2015

Arnolfini, Bristol, UK

 

Decorative Grammar

Publication Launch and Performances

Aug 2014

Gowlett Peaks, London

 

Nomadic Reading Room: Morbi tellus vaga

William Morris's former studio

Red House

Sept 2014

Bexleyheath, London

 

AN-ARCHaeologY

Nomadic Reading Room + A-Float

Aug 2013

Acava Studios, London

 

Nomadic Reading Room

Vanguard Court Fernery

Nomadic Reading Room

July 2013

Myatt's Field, London

 

Duo

 

Botanical Drift; Flora Exotica

with Hazel Dowling

May 2014

Commissioned by University College London

Kew Gardens, London

 

Foam

Commissioned artist 12” dub plate

With Sophie Lee

April 2015

Project Number, London

Wysing Art Centre, Cambridgeshire

 

21st Century

Her Eyes and My Voice: Performing to Objects

With Lauren Godfrey

March 2013

Chisenhale Gallery, London

 

Group Shows

 

Upcoming

Smoking Room

De Ateliers, Amsterdam

Nov 2017

Parallel to Amsterdam Art Weekend

 

Crooked Elbow, Serpent Brain

PZI Fine Art Degree Show

July 2016

Showroom Mama, Rotterdam

 

Open Studios

Borgerstraat

Parallel to Art Rotterdam

Feb 2017

​SKAR Studio Building

 

I broke the ice and I found a bread,  

Group show with Piet Zwart Institute

Nov 2016

Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm

Two Kindling Sticks

Group show selected by Good Press, Glasgow

SPRINT _\|/_ independent art book fair

2015

Milan

​House Show

Eye –Eye with ‘Un Bon Home’ gallery

Milcote House Collective

2014

London

The Beautifullest Place

William Morris’s Red House

Sept 2014

Bexleyheath, London

Pressed Up To An Ear

May 2014

Fell Projects, London

Objects in Time

May 2014

The Library Space, London

The Time Is Ready For Delivery

Screening of artist film

July 2014

Arcadia_Missa, London

 

Slade School of Fine Art BA

Degree Show 2012

July 2012

University College London

Platform One

Slade School of Art

Feb 2012

Camden Arts Centre, London

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MT Gallery and 20 Projects Presents…

It Started With A Car Crash: Alternative Education Road Tour

Nov 2011

Slade Research Centre, London

Slade Transmissions

30 Minute Radio Show

April 2011

104.4 Resonance FM, London

Off The Beaten Track

Group Show, Slade School of Art

March 2011

Studio Voltaire, London

Feeling Good Whilst Making Nice Sounds

Rundgang

July 2010

Academie Bildenden Kunst, Vienna

WRITING

 

Text for Formiv

Thing 004: Terrain

 

Text for Formiv

Thing 002: conversion

Interview for Arnolfini, Bristol

Reading Around

RESIDENCIES

 

WildFjords Residency Iceland 2014

William Morris’s Red House. Arts Council England 2014

 

FUNDING

 

MC Visser Fonds 2016

Gane Trust 2015

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Michael Kidner Foundation