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liam@liamscully.com
Lakeside Studio, Thamesmead, SE2 9AN

CV

Born 1979 Bognor Regis

Education
2020 MA Filmmaking, Cinematography, Goldsmiths University, London
2003 MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, London
2002 BA Honours Fine Art, Birmingham University of Central England, Birmingham
1999 A Level Art & Design, Barking College, Barking, London
1999 GNVQ Art & Design, Barking College, Barking, London

Commissions
2019 Thamesmead Community Archive Residency, Thamesmead Texas the movie, by Scully & Scully

Residencies
2019 Thamesmead Community Archive Residency, Artist in Residence with Scully & Scully
2019 Summer Residency, Lakeside Centre, Thamesmead, London
2013 Skaftfell Center for Visual Art, Seydisfjorður, Iceland
2006 PAREXEL, Medical Trial, London
2005 Hammersmith Medical Research, Medical Trial, London

Solo Exhibitions
2020 (Upcoming) Bogvegas
2016 A Digital Suicide, Union Gallery, Bethnal Green, London
2016 A Digital Suicide, Chelsea College of Art Library, Pimlico, London
2016 A Digital Suicide, X Marks Bokship, Mile-End, London
2013 Kerry Katona, Residence Gallery, Hackney Wick, London
2013 Jesus ROFLED, Hoff, Seydisfjorður, Iceland
2013 Hóllistic Therapy, Hóll, Seydisfjorður, Iceland
2013 Liam Scully’s Liquidation Sale, Bow Arts Studios, Bow, London
2012 Liam Scully’s Voodoo Karaoke, Basement Studios, Bethnal Green, London
2012 Liam Scully’s OK Karaoke, Leeds University, Leeds
2010 Culture Moved Forward While My Back Was Turned, Model Gardeners, London
2007 72 Virgins, Teesdale Street Studios, Bethnal Green London

Selected Group Shows
2019 Sick Monday, Horse Hospital, Bloomsbury, London
2019 Thamesmead Texas, Peabody Information Hub, Thamesmead, London
2019 Dunhill 1984, 2019, Bille Hamburg Power Plant, Hamburg, Germany
2018 Sick Monday, Genesis Cinema, Mile End, London
2018 Thamesmead Texas, Radley House, Thamesmead, London
2015 WALLSTONE IV: Ein live cut-up Nach Schillers Wallenstin-Trilogie, 2015, Alte Feuerwache Mannheim, Germany
2014 Danton or Death in the Jungle camp, Kammerspiel, Munich, Literature festival, Munich, Germany
2013 Hell is Other People II, Laden Fuer Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2012 Pliny, Golden Fleece Inn, York
2012 Mini, Weiβe Cube gallery, Leipzig, Germany
2012 Rambo is Cooking, Central Theatre, White House, Leipzig, Germany
2012 BAT PACK III, Mile End Pavilion, Mile End, London
2011 Killer and friends, Aubin Cinema, Soho House Members Club, Shoreditch
2011 Glitterbug, Victor Wynd Gallery, Hackney, London
2011 Ochre Cola, Liam Scully & Simon Ould, Basement Studios, Bethnal Green, London
2011 East Pop Red, Red Gallery, Shoreditch, London
2011 Dinner Fuer Spinner, Laden Fuer Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2010 My East End, Four Corners, Bethnal Green, London
2010 Bedizened, APT Gallery, Deptford, London
2010 Scapegoat, Yinka Shonibare Project Space, Hackney, London
2010 Papyrolphillia, Charlie Smith, Old Street, London
2010 Lucky Strike, Bow Arts Trust, Bow, London
2009 Current Bun Series, Teesdale Street Studios, Bethnal Green
2009 Police and Violence, Sassoon Gallery, Peckham, London
2009 House of Fairy Tales, Tate Modern, Southbank, London
2009 The Dark Times Editors Choice, F-ISH Gallery, Hastings
2009 Hande Hoch – New British Abstract Art, Laden Fűr Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2008 The Big Rubens Show, Laden Fur Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2007 Spector vs Rector, St Mary’s Church, Hackney, London
2007 Greg Cox, Cassie Howard, Liam Scully, William Ling Fine Arts, Notting Hill, London
2007 My mind is all I have I spent my whole life trying to fill it, Arts Factory, Islington, London
2007 Republic, LEST, Bethnal Green, London
2006 Real Xmas Trees This Way, Greenhouse Garden Centre, London
2006 New Poor Park, William Ling Fine Arts, Notting Hill, London
2006 David Hasselhoff Super Party, Laden fur Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2006 Everything Must Go, VTO, Bethnal Green, London
2005 The Difference Is Why, Laden Fur Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
2005 I Love Tommorow, Spectacle Gallery, Birmingham
2004 Pilot 1, Limehouse Townhall, Limehouse, London
2004 Wayne Rooney, VTO, Bethnal Greem, London
2004 Pippa Magazine, Flacca Gallery, London
2004 Mothers Show, Oxford House, Bethnal Green, London
2003 Kick It Til It Breaks, VTO gallery
2003 Fukk the War, Lambeth gallery, London

Editorial
2019 Peabody appoints Artistic duo for Thamesmead Community Archive, Thamesmead Now
2019 Behind Thamesmead Texas, Bow Arts
2019 Assembly Thamesmead: “building communities, developing collaborations, living precariously”, A-N
2016 Artist Commits ‘Digital Suicide’ to Produce Nearly 1,000 Drawings, Vice Magazine
2013 La Bouche Magazine, Outsider Issue
2013 Aftertheendof.blogspot.com, Blog by Lizzie Homersham
2011 Rebel Magazine, an interview with the artist
2009 Saatchi Magazine, Art and Music
2009 The Dark Times, May Day Edition
2009 Drawing with Dolphins, Publication
2009 Marmite Prize, Publication
2009 Art World, Issue 2, December
2007 Flux Space Artist, October Flux Magazine
2007 Liam Scully and His Wife’s Reunification Fundraising Programme, / seconds
2006 Drawing Commission, Ten 4 Magazine
2005 Pilot 2, Publication

Publications
2020 Thamesmead Texas, by Liam Scully & Vanessa Scully
2019 Sick Monday, a DVD box set of 18 artist films commissioned by Dean Kenning, Liam Scully and Vanessa Scully
2009 A stodgy pot of carcass, a short story by Liam Scully

Teaching
2012 Job of Work, Workshop and Tutorials with Fine Art BA students, Leeds University
2011 Liam Scully, Lecture and Tutorials for Fine Art BA students, Leeds University

Funding
2019 Thamesmead Texas (Publication), Thamesmead Community Fund
2018 Thamesmead Texas (Exhibitions), Thamesmead Community Fund
2017 Sick Monday (18 artist film commissions), Grants for the Arts, Arts Council of England
2015 A Digital Suicide (Publication), Grants for the Arts, Arts Council of England

Curatorial
2019 Thamesmead Texas, Moloko Plus Six, Lakeside Centre, Thamesmead
2019 Venice Biennale 58th International Art Exhibition, Rose Wylie Things That Fly and Beatles, Fondazione Berengo Art Space, Murano
2018 Thamesmead Texas, speed exhibitions, Radley House, Peabody Information Hub, Thamesmead
2019 Sick Monday Horse Hospital, Bloomsbury; Genesis Cinema, Mile End Close Up Cinema, Shoreditch, London
2015 Mclean Artist Malts presents Charles Avery, Laure Prouvost, Rodney Graham, and Ben Rivers, Darbyshire Framers, Islington, London
2017 Venice Biennale 57th International Art Exhibition, Paul McCarthy Glass Trees, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice Italy
2017 Margaux Valengin: In the field of Semolina, Union Gallery, Bethnal Green, London
2012 Driller Killer and friends, Sugar House Studios, Newham; Aubin Cinema, Shoreditch, London

Special Projects
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McLean’s Artist Malts, partnership with Berengo studio, Murano, Venice: www.berengo.com

Thamesmead Texas

Sick Monday