CV Heidi Schaefer

 

Selected Exhibitions

2012 As Is:With Love, Contact Photography Festival, Toronto Canada

2011 Parallel Visions, Espacio Enter Canarias, Spain and Carnival of e-Creativity, India

2011 Unfolding Sequences, XSpace, Montreal Canada

2011 Ospite Inatesso, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2010 Light Night Leeds Met Gallery, Leeds UK

2010 Natural. Disaster, The McIntosh Gallery at Western, London, Canada 

2009 Old Wars New Wars, Leeds Met Gallery, Leeds, UK  (Solo)

2009 Elevation, Stantec Window Gallery Toronto Canada (solo)

2008 Symposium of the Local with P10, Castlefield Gallery, UK

2006 Might and Mane, BLOCspace, Sheffield UK (solo)

2006 Distance, Galerie 5020, Salzburg, Austria

2006 Mean Momma, Lennox Contemporary, Toronto, Canada.

2005 On the shelf, Compartment, Manchester, UK

2005 You get what you get, Akau Inc Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2005 She forgot, Akau Inc. Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2005 Members Show, S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK

2005 Sweet Shit, Lennox Contemporary, Toronto, Canada

2004 Corabbleation, Surface Gallery, Nottingham, UK

2004 Repartee, S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK

2002 Hey Presto, Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK                                   

2002 Unser Schmuckstück, Monbijou Park, Berlin (with K. Gottschalk)

2001 Neither here nor there, Main Gallery, Sheffield Hallam University (solo)

 

Residencies/commissions

2011    AA2A Residency, Huddersfield University, UK

2007/9 TestBed Commission, Leeds Met University Gallery, UK

2007/8 AA2A Residency, Salford University, UK

2007   TestBed residency, Leeds Met University Gallery, UK

2005   Residency based in Toronto, Canada

2002   Kunsthochschule Berlin – Weissensee, Germany

 

Publications/writing

2010 Cross Borders pub by Literature Across Frontiers.

2009 Animal Vegetable Mineral in On Site no. 22 WAR.

2006 I like your silence, essay in Parks and Culture exhibition catalogue

2004 Repartee, essay in exhibition publication

2004 Fantastic Cities, edited by Lucy Harrison, KIAD

 

Curating

2011 This is the Place It Is twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2010 Universal Shipping Box twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2009 Tania Ursomarzo, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2009 Josef Pludhar twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2009 Johannes Zits, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2008 Christine Stoddard, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2008 Anachron Gen, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2007 Paul Donald, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2007 Michelle Johnson, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2007 Kerstin Gottschalk, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2007 Katherine Dain, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2006 Cheryl Sourkes, twenty+3 projects, Manchester, UK

2004 Repartee, S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK

2004 Corabbleation, Surface Gallery, Nottingham, UK

 

Essays

Jessica Wyman, Might and Mane, Exhibition catalogue

Sharon Kivland/ Emma Cocker, Distance, Exhibition catalogue

Pil and Galia Kollectiv, Real enough for you? for ‘Old War New War’ exhibition

 

Grants and Awards

2010 Arts Council England Grant for Universal Shipping Box project

2006 Arts Council England Grant for Might and Mane exhibition

2006 Arts Council England Grant for Distance exhibition

2005 Arts Council England for residency in Canada

2004 Start up bursary from Yorkshire Artspace

2004 Inspiral grant for mentoring and publicity

2004 Arts Council England for Repartee exhibition

2004 Arts Council England for Corabbleation project

 

Art related positions

2009/11 Board member Contemporary Art Manchester

2006/08 Board member S1 Artspace, Sheffield,

2003/05 Company Secretary and studio holder at S1 Artspace, Sheffield

 

Professional qualifications

2003    BA Fine Art: (First Class Honours) – Sheffield Hallam University, UK

2000    Foundation Studies Art and Design – Stockport College, UK