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Jack Smurthwaite, b. 1991.

Lives and works in London.



MA Philosophy and Contemporary Critical Theory, Centre for Research in Modern European Philosophy, 2014 – 16

BA (hons) History of Art, Goldsmiths College, 2011 – 14



To cite a body, Sluice HQ, January – February 2019 (upcoming)

Out of Space, AVD Gallery (online), November 2018

From space, the planet is blue. From space, the planet is the territory. Sluice Project Space, February 2018

Projected Histories, Fringe Arts Bath, May – June 2017

Raised by Wolves: Three films by Jim Goldberg, ICA, November 2015

Leah Capaldi x Isa Genzken, ICA, August 2015

Wrestling with Bacon, ICA, May 2015

Waste Land with Russell Hill, Whirled Cinema, July 2014

Rubbish Gallery (MoCR AdEx collection), online project, 2014

LINES, Strand Gallery, June 2013


Events, papers and conferences:

Artistic Subversions, setting the conditions of display, VU Amsterdam, February 2017

Exploring queer cultures and lifestyles in the creative arts c1885 – 1967, London College of Fashion, March 2016


Awards and bursaries:

CRMEP CCP 2015/16 prize for outstanding academic achievement, 2017

Artfund & Art Night curatorial workshop bursary, 2016

Artfund & Whitechapel Gallery, film and events programming bursary, 2016