Alex Baker
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EDUCATION

1999-2001
MFA Fine Art Media, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL
1996-1999
BA Fine Art, Middlesex University

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2010-2011
Cocheme Artist Fellowship, Byam Shaw, London
2010
Picturing Science Residency, Orleans House and the National Physics Laboratory, London
2007
Chisenhale Dance Space Project Award, London ****
2006
Nominated for Arts Foundation Award
2007
Nominated for Jerwood Platform Award
2005
Framemakers, Limerick, Ireland *
2003
Kacalieff Visiting Artist Endowment, Cleveland Institute of Art, USA
2002
Chisenhale Dance Space Project Award, London *
2001
Robert Ross Scholarship
1998
Ray Finnis Charitable Trust Award

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010
House for the Future, Schwartz Gallery, London *
Gravitational Shift, 52 Meters Art Projects, London
2008
Black Cube/White Horse, Hartnett Gallery, Rochester, USA *
2007
A Recurring Sequence of Events, St Augustine's Tower, London
Ear Trumpet, Art at 42, London
2002
Wood there here, Mid Pennine Arts Gallery, Burnley
2001
Movement in D Minor, Leeds Metropolitan Gallery, Leeds
Movement in D Minor, Jerwood Gallery, London

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS / EVENTS / PERFORMANCES

2015
Qwaypurlake, Hauser & Wirth Somerset, Bruton
I'M Ten, IMT Gallery, London
2014
Onsite, TAP, Southend
2013
Noise and Whispers, GV Art, London
The Artist's Dining Room: William Burroughs, Guest Projects, London
2012
Expanding Fields, AIR at Space Station 65, London *
Swarms of Black Flies Make the Roses Purple, IMT Gallery, London *
Point Blank, Mikser Festival 2012, Geozavod, Belgrade, Serbia
Dead Fingers Talk: The Mayan Caper, Galleri Box, Gotenborg, Sweden
The Time Machine, The Showroom, London *
Reverse Chess Club, Pump House Gallery, London
2011
Neon and Vinyl, Londonnewcastle Project Space, London
Art in Romney Marsh, All Saints, Lydd, Kent
The Quiet and the Still, George's House Gallery, Folkestone, Kent
2010
Picturing Science, Riverside Gallery, London
Silencer, Payne Shurvell, London
Wider Field,Space Station 65 at Supernormal, Braziers Park, Oxfordshire *
Dead Fingers Talk, IMT Gallery, London *
Line Journeys, Collyer Bristow Gallery, London
Phillyda Barlow and Friends, Café OTO, London *
2009
Transfixed Motion | Transitory Still, Sheffield Institute of Art and Design Gallery, Sheffield
Crossbreeds WUK, Vienna, Austria
Magic Order, Art Car Boot Sale, The Big Chill, Eastnor
PLUS, Volume Projects, London
Open Multiversity, Swedenborg Hall, London *
2008
Heart of Glass, Shoreditch Town Hall, London
ARTfutures, Bloomberg Space, London
Event Horizon, GSK Contemporary, Royal Academy of Art, London **
Play On Words, Sainsbury Centre For Art, Norwich
2007
Walking Through Walls, Tel Aviv Artist's Studio, Israel
A Victory Over The Sun, House About That, London *
Hand-eye, Chisenhale Dance Space, London ****
2006
Arcade, Westbourne Studios, London
Projektor, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
George Polke Invites, George Polke, London
All For Show, Nexus, Philadelphia; Het Wilde Weten, Rotterdam, Netherlands;
KX, Hamburg, Germany and Galerie Verticale, Montreal, Canada
Marriage of a Chair and a Table, SAN EXPO, Manchester *
2005
Trivial Pursuit, Edgezones, Miami Beach, USA
Regeneration, St Mary at the Quay, Ipswich *
Video Dance, Thessaloniki, Greece
All For Show, Studio 205, Chicago, USA; Physics Room, Christchurch, New Zealand;
Lump Gallery, North Carolina, USA and Soap Factory, Minneapolis, USA
2004
My Blood is Electric, Sptitz Gallery,London
Artbots, The Mink Factory, New York, USA
Caberet Melancholique, Mild May Social Club, London
2003
Wish you were here, Reinberger Gallery, Cleveland, USA
Projector! Camden People's Theatre, London *
LMC 12th Experimental Music Festival, The Place, London *
Re.sound, Re.projects space, Stroud *
Phrenica, 291 Gallery, London *
2002
Groove, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield
Club, Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers, France
Du-racell, Deptford X, London
Sound is Movement, Chisenhale Dance Space, London *
Underwood Audio, Underwood Gallery, London *
2001
Looking With/Out, Eastwing Collection, Courtauld Institute, London
Filmatic 3, Polinino, Spain
Golgonooza, Chats Palace Arts Centre, London *
2000
Everything Must Go, Cable St Gallery, London
Agglutinate of Pleasures, 291 Gallery, London *
1999
Art in Time Festival, Cardiff University
Confederacy of Pleasures, Gallery Westland Place, London ***
1998
Exhibitionists Festival, ICA, London *
1997
Score, Workfortheeyetodo, London
*    With Kit Poulson
**   With Kit Poulson and David Burrows
***  With Alexander Costello
**** With Marguerite Papazoglou