Archive of Author | Simon Head

Simon Head  Born – Winchester, Hampshire.1951 

Artist      lives and works in London

Career      Engineering draughtsman

Apprentice printing block-maker

Typographer

Photographer

Writer

http://simonhead.co.uk/

Selected group exhibitions

2005        Revolver, A+D Gallery – London

2006        ‘Mark’ symposium – Dartington Hall, Devon

2007        19th, LIP Exhibition, London

2007        Black & White, Gallery 12, London

2009        ‘IMPROMPTU’ Schwartz Gallery, London

2011        The Royal Photographic Society Members Print Exhibition

2011        The Royal Photographic Society

154th International Print Exhibition

2012        The Royal Photographic Society

155th International Print Exhibition

2012        ‘MEMORIAL::LAIROMEM’ – Crossing Lines – Summer Show, July 2012

2012        The London Villages Project Exhibition – Goldsmiths, London

2012        ‘SNAPSHOTS’ – Brick Lane Gallery/The Annexe,

London – Photo Month, 25 October – 4 November

2013        Film as Measure – Exhibition and Symposium –

Chelsea College of Art and Design, February 2013

2016        ‘That Burning Field’ – half-life project space, London

2017        ‘Interim Spaces’ – RK Burt Gallery

2017        The Royal West of England Academy –

165 Annual Open Exhibition

2018        The Columbia Threadneedle Prize – The Mall Gallery, London

2018        Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize

2018        ‘The Idea of Absence’ – Work from a collaborative residency,

Exhibition – The Crypt, St John on Bethnal Green, London

 

 

Lectures and talks

2009        Chelsea Art College – to Fine Art MA students

2010        ‘Testimonio’ – First talk at Photofusion Brixton

 

Selected solo exhibitions

1994        Electricity: The restructuring of an Industry, London

1997        ‘Terminal Language’ @ The Poetry Society, London

2004        ‘d e n i a l’ – London Centre of Psychotherapy

2004        ‘a u t o e x p o s u r e’ – The Engineer, London

2005        ‘bridge’ – Kingsgate Gallery, London

2008        ‘time-image-structure’ – O+O gallery, Valencia. Spain

2015        ‘slipped slate’ – half-life project space, London

 

Publications

2008        Art Signal and www.arteseleccion.com

Exposicion fotografica de Simon Head – Oscar Garcia Garcia

2008        LIP – 20th Annual Exhibition Catalogue

2009        a.n. magazine – May issue –

Review of ‘IMPROMPTU’ at Schwartz Gallery – Heather Phillipson

2009        LIP – 21st Annual Exhibition Catalogue

2010        ‘testimonio’ self published book

2010        ‘OUR COMMON GROUND’ self published book

2010        LIP – 22nd Annual Exhibition Catalogue

2010        FLIP magazine – Issue 17 – article on the ‘testimonio’ project

2011        Royal Photographic Society, Contemporary Group Journal –

Issue 42 – article on ‘gard’ning’ project

2012        ‘Thames Reflex / Waterloo Bridge’

for The London Villages Project and a self published book

 

Articles with Simon Head