Paul Harper
*1974 UK



Education:

1998-00 MA Fine Art (Photography), Royal College of Art, London
1993-96 BA (Hons) Fine Art (Painting), Winchester School of Art, Hampshire (with 3month exchange to the Künstakademie, Düsseldorf in 1995)
1992-93 BTEC Diploma Foundation Studies, Epsom School of Art and Design, Surrey


Exhibitions:

2005 ‘Disco Hospital’, Coleman Project Space, London
‘Hyper-Drawing’, Kunsthaus, Langenthal
‘Budget Bureau: Language & Applications’, Centre d’Art Contemporain, Geneva
‘Interlokalen Dada Festwochen’, Rämistr. 45, Zürich
2004 'Crawford Open 5', Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, Cork, Ireland
'I Get Along Without You Very Well (Except Sometimes)', Saltburn Artists'
Projects, N. Yorks
'Untitled (Drawing)', Pavilion, Lancashire
2003 'Dislocation', K3 Project Space, Zürich
'26.09.03', Flaca Gallery, London
'Portobello Film Festival', Westbourne Studios, London
'Experimental Spaces', Hastings Museum and Art Gallery, East Sussex
'Hand Luggage', K3 Project Space, Zürich
2002 'Miniature', Raid Projects, Los Angeles and Kyubidou Gallery, Tokyo
'I Did It My Way', Prenelle Gallery, London
2001 'Royal Collage', Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, Denmark
2000 'Assembly', Stepney City, London
'Ark 2000: An Experimental Work', Dilston Grove, London
1999 'John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award', National Portrait Gallery, London and touring
'The Five Pound Show', Hockney Gallery, London
1995 'Lost in Space', Winchester Gallery, Hampshire


Publications and Articles:

2005 ‘Fash N Riot’, issue three
2004 'The Crack' (Artvert commission), June issue
2003 'Fash N Riot', issue two
'26.09.03', Flaca Gallery, London (ex. cat.)
2002 'Miniature', Raid Projects, Los Angeles (ex. cat.)
'Fash N Riot', issue one
2001 'Royal Collage', Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde (ex. cat.)
2000 'Assembly', Stepney City, London (ex. cat.)
'Eventful: Photographic Time' ed. Yve Lomax, Royal College of Art, London
'Development Stage', Independent on Saturday Magazine, 27th May
'The Royal College of Art Show 2000', Royal College of Art, London (ex. cat.)
1999 'John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award', National Portrait Gallery, London (ex. cat.)


Residencies and Awards:

2005 Artist in Residence, Artist Atelier Uster, Switzerland
2003 Arts Council England and British Council funding for 'Dislocation' at K3 Project Space, Zürich
2000 RCA Society & Ellipsis Book Prize
1995 Travel award for three months study at the Kunstakademie, Düsseldorf


Visiting Lecturer / Artist's Talks

2003-04 BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead
BA (Hons) Photography, Video & Digital Imaging and MA Photography,
University of Sunderland
2001-02 Foundation Studies Art & Design (Lens Based Media), Bedford College
2001 BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of Derby