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					Curriculum Vitae
Jim Colquhoun
11 Dryburgh Gardens, 1/2
Glasgow, G20 6BT
Contact: 0141 561 6027 / 07931498137 / j_colquhoun@hotmail.com

Education:                 2007-2009          MFA (with Distinction), Glasgow School of Art
                           1999-2003          BA (Hons) Fine Art, Environmental Art Dept) Glasgow School of Art

Shows


2009                       The Work of Art, text work for publication ‘No Time to Lose’, Peacock Visual Arts
                           (forthcoming)
                           I Belong to Glasgow and Glasgow Belongs to Me, performance/text, Uncle Chop Chop
                           magazine (forthcoming)
                           Creative Spaces, Magazine 09, performance/group show, Edinburgh Art Festival
                           Silver Smoke of Dreams, performance/walk, Edinburgh Art Festival
2008                       Pwdre Ser, performance/collaboration with Jamie McNeill at Hamshandy Hall, Glasgow
                           Arrow in the Eye, performance/collaboration with Shelly Nadashi, The Arches, Glasgow
                           gleDinBow, group show with Echo, Edinburgh
                           Eaglesham as Solar Anus, performance/text, Uncle Chop Chop magazine
                           A State of Nature, The State, group show, A Vermin, Glasgow
2007                       Captain Hate . . . a haunt, performance/poster project, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
                           And the He Likes the Me, members show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
                           Group Show, Galleri Christoffer Egelund, Copenhagen
                           My Trip to Venus, performance/text, Uncle Chop Chop magazine

2006                       The Barrens, performance/text, New Work Scotland Programme, Collective Gallery,
                           Edinburgh
                           Scottish Collectives, group show, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
                           The Moth Enclosure, solo performance with moths, Conflux, New York
                           The Hounds of Tindalos, solo show, Galleri Box, Akureyri, Iceland
                           “Solo Show”, Transmission Gallery members show

2005                       Kalender 2005, performance (with Hrafnhildur Halldorsdottir and Una Hrafnhildardottir
                           Colquhoun), BellmanLarssonLindstromNord, Gothenburg
                           Western…er?, Seeding the Omphalos (textwork/drawings), group show, Tramway
                           publication, curated by Lapland
                           The Moth Enclosure, Huntly Halloween, solo performance, Brander Museum, Huntly
                           A Cure for Cancer, group show, Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow
                           Gangrel Bodies, solo show, Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen
                           Celebrating Confusion, group show, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow
                           Apophenes, Buttons Up (UK), group show, Gothenburg, Glasgow, Copenhagen, London,
                           New York, Braintree. www.nadfly.com
                           Gangrel Sticks, group show, Psygeoprovflux, The Steel Yard, Providence, Rhode Island
                           Where the Buffalo Roam, group show, RCCA at Park Circus, Glasgow
                           The Wand, group show, The Pataphysical Museum, London

2004                       Instal, drawing show curated by SEAM. The Arches, Glasgow
                           Transmission members show, Glasgow
                           Louise and Martin, a collaboration with Cecilia Stenbom, Glasgow
                           Psy.Geo.Conflux, group show, New York
                           Glasgow Art Fair/EXTENSION with Market Gallery

2003                       Blink, Market Gallery. Glasgow
                           Pre/Amble Festival of Art & Psychogeography, Vancouver
                           Transmission members show, Glasgow
                           Degree Show, GSA


Awards & Residencies:      Glasgow Visual Arts Fund 2006
                           New Work Scotland Programme 2006 (forthcoming) Collective Gallery, Edinburgh
                           Scottish Arts Council creative development grant May 2005
                           Repopulate/Reside. Scottish Sculpture Workshop residency, 2004
                           Glasgow City Council Visual Arts Grant, 2004
                           Scottish Arts Council Professional Development Fund 2004

Miscellaneous              The Gorey-Bells or How Childe Roland came to the Dark Tower (essay) Arcade:
                  Artists and Place-making. (Gorbals Artworks Project), Black Dog Publications, 2006
                  (September)
                  Report on a Death/Life 2146 & Notes from the Sea of Lemonade, textworks, Map
                  magazine, issue 6, 2006
                  Free Association, 4 artists pages within this publication, produced in conjunction with
                  Glasgow International, April 2006
                  The Castle Spectre, textwork/publication, produced in collaboration with Peacock Visual
                  Arts, Aberdeen, February 2006
                  Here, Hanging Piece (video installation), Bongo Club, Edinburgh, Dec 2005
                  Peripatetic Randomiser walk x 2 & A Sound Walk x 2, Block Architecture Festival,
                  Glasgow, October 2005
                  Variant magazine No 23. Cover art. May 2005
                  The Orgono-tumuloccumulator. A proposal presented to the Scottish Sculpture
                  Workshop, November 2004
                  Colquhoun’s Patented Peripatetic Randomiser published by A Shoal of Mackerel at the
                  Centre for Contemporary Art, Glasgow, October 2004
                  There it isn’t. Block Architecture Festival, The Lighthouse, Glasgow. A guide published
                  by Hidden Glasgow (contributor), September 2004
                  The Cuningar Loop, in association with Hidden Glasgow, July 2004
                  New Perspectives on Death: Tree-Climbing in Graveyards, in association with Hidden
                  Glasgow, March 2004
                  Dowsing the Molendinar, a deambulation from the outflow to the source of Glasgow’s
                  Most Famous Sewer, in association with Hidden Glasgow, February 2004
                  Blink, a publication accompanying the Market show. With an essay by Susannah
                  Thompson
                  Moving Dust, a journal of spatial politics. 2003. (contributor)
                  A Company of Vagabonds, an online journal, www.blackdrop.blogspot.com. 2003
                  Urban Readymade, a mythopoetic deambulation: report on a memeological art project
                  The Black Drop, limited edition publication, 2003

Work experience   Artlink Edinburgh & Midlothian – project worker/coordinator 2006 – 2009 (ongoing)
                  Richard Long Project lead artist (in conjunction with Richard Long retrospective),
                  National Gallery of Scotland 2007
                  Forensic Drawing Project lead artist (self-initiated/designed project) with schools in
                  Inverclyde, South Lanarkshire 2006 –2007
                  Functionsuite lead artist/ coordinator/ curator (facilitating and delivering projects and
                  exhibitions), Royal Edinburgh Hospital 2006
                  Arts in Mental Health artist/supervisor (delivering art-related projects on a one to one
                  basis 2006

				
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