CV

(selected)

Alex Billingham BA (HONS) Fine Art – Cumbria Institute of the Arts 2003 – 2006

Member of Black Hole Club – Vivid Projects and Grasslands

Curator of GESTALT – a year long curatorial residency for The WIG

2017

  • Vultan’s ALIVE! – 3 hour Performance with Aleksander Wojtulewicz / Stryx – Fierce takeover / Digbeth
  • Jelly & I Scream – (5 Hour performance) Emergency 2017 – Word of Warning – Z-arts / Manchester
  • Dig Me Out of the Woods – (curator) Vivid Projects / Digbeth
  • Peg Me Out! – (installation as part of Dig Me Out of the Woods) Vivid Projects / Digbeth
  • …WE DON’T TALK ANYMORE – (performer) The WIG / Birmingham
  • Shrine – (solo show) – Artefact / Stirchley
  • Live lab – presentation of performance practice – Vivid Live
  • Freedom of thought 2 – (group show) Quantum Exhibition Center / Digbeth – Performance – Dancing Prince
  • Transmission – (group exhibition) Vivid Projects / Digbeth – Performance – O Sweet Delia!
  • W. I. Joint judge for the 2017 county show art prize/ Staffordshire
  • Hail the Queen of the May – (event) The WIG /Birmingham – Co-Curator
  • May Day May Day All Works Will Be Shown – (open call) Test Space / Spike Island – Bristol – Photocopy
  • Blessed be the YETI – (solo show) The Art Yard / Cradley Heath – Installation
  • LUNG PROTECTOR – (solo show)The Art Yard / Cradley Heath – Painting
  • HFWAS Knees up – (event) –  The Edge / Digbeth – Performance – Bird man
  • Black Hole Club – (group exhibition) Vivid Projects / Digbeth – Performance – Glistening Scum
  • Greenshoots? – (group exhibition) The WIG /Birmingham – Curator
  • GESTALT – (film and live art event) Vivid Projects /Digbeth – Curator and Performer

2016

  • Dancing Prince (residency) Grasslands / Stirchley
  • Dr Caloshistic (performance) MINERVAlA Market, Group show/ Birmingham
  • W. I. Joint judge for the 2016 county show art prize/ Staffordshire

2015

  • Mont Mornsky Peskerville (performance) Warwick Bar Fete /Digbeth
  • Dubonnet & Mangefox (performance) as part of Artfest /Centrala
  • Krantok (performance) HFWAS, Group show /Digbeth
  • Clamp Handed Lizard (residency) The Wig /Birmingham

2014

  • Gold-face (dance) HFWAS as part of Warwick Bar Fete/ Digbeth
  • Bowie was a Time-lord (exhibition) The Wig/ Birmingham
  • THE CUNARDERS (Co-curator) Group show at The Wig/ Birmingham
  • Four Letter Word (performance) HFWAS/ Actress & Bishop/ Birmingham

2013

  • Frame (painting) city wide exhibition curated by Elly Clarke/ Birmingham
  • Cold War Baby (Music Video Performance) shot by Gordon Eightball/ Birmingham
  • Priest of the Lemonites (performance) HFWAS Launch night/ Stryx

2012

  • Free pussy riot (T-shirt design) for ATTA GIRL/ event/ Birmingham
  • Achieved visions of the future circa 1984 (exhibition) 6/8 café/ Birmingham
  • Drag (Music video performance) Birmingham