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COMMISSIONS & FEATURED WORKS


“Contemporary Art Space Project” / June 2021*
Commissioned by Iniva

“Vinora” / December 2020
Bursary awarded by ReFramed 

“Great-ish: The gaslighting of a nation” / October 2020
Commissioned by Film and Video Umbrella

“Break Bread With Me” / 30th October - 6th November 2020
Commissioned by Vivid Live TV


PUBLICATIONS


40 years on and the need to rally: De’Anne Crooks in conversation with Keith Piper / January 2021
A-n The artists information company (Black Hole Club as guest editors)

Mayday reader” / May 2020
Black Hole Club


Representation in art education: The absence of Black art / 2018
Published by Yellow zine


LECTURES & SEMINARS


“Art house lecture series guest lecture” / 8th March 2021
University of Worcester x Meadow arts, Worcester, UK

“Anti-racism, allyship and best practice” / 15th September 2020
Birmingham women’s and children’s NHS foundation trust, Birmingham, UK

“Creative Media Entrepeneurship” / 6th January 2020
De Montfort University, Leicester, UK

More than medicine” / 22nd October 2019
Birmingham women’s and children’s NHS foundation trust, Birmingham, UK


WORKSHOPS


“Contemporary Art Space Project” / March 2021*
Iniva x RSA academies (working with Holyhead school, Handsworth), UK

“Two Truths and a Lie” / 3rd August- 6th August 2019
Centrala Space, Birmingham, UK


GROUP SHOWS 


Give birth to me tomorrow” Artists’ Moving Image Festival / 21st- 24th January 2021
LUX Scotland, UK


PACK  West Midlands art exhibition ”/ 1st May 2020 
 Wolverhampton, UK 


Herstory”/ 25th April 2020 
BOM, Birmingham, UK


“Annual art, craft and design exhibition”/  2017- 2020
(Curator) Mander Portman Woodward, Birmingham, UK

“Uncertaintity and the Unknown” / 5th June- 11th October 2019
Institute of Mental Health, Nottingham, UK

“When we were twelve” Graphic Design Degree show/ May 2012
De Montfort University, Leicester, UK


SOLO SHOWS


“Two Truths and Lie” / 23rd July- 6th August  2019
Centrala Space, Birmingham, UK


TEACHING


Art & Design lecturer/ January 2021- Present
Loughborough College, Loughborough, UK

Art & Design teacher/ September 2017- December 2020
Mander Portman Woodward, Birmingham, UK

Trainee Art teacher/ November 2016- April 2017
Halesowen College, Birmingham, UK

Art technician & teaching assistant/ April - August 2017
SEK International school, La Garriga, Spain

Art & Photography practitioner/ June 2016, June 2017
National Citizen Service, Birmingham, UK


EDUCATION


Masters in Arts and Education Practices/ September 2019- Present
Birmingham School of Art, Birmingham

PGCE PCET Art & Design/ September 2016- August 2017
Birmingham City University, Birmingham

BA (Hons) Graphic Design/ October 2009- July 2012
De Montfort University, Leicester

Foundation Degree in Art and Design/ September 2008- June 2009
Birmingham Metropolitan College, Birmingham






*pandemic related delays have affected these dates and developments