Kevin ATHERTON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1950-11-25
Education Douglas HS for Boys IOM, IOM Coll of Art, Leeds Poly (BA), Nat Univ of Ireland (PhD)
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Recreations the turf
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Style Dr Kevin Atherton
Career sculptor, artist and lectr in art; pt/t teacher 1978-86: Slade Sch of Fine Art, RCA, Norwich Sch of Art, Winchester Sch of Art, Maidstone Coll of Art, Chelsea Sch of Art, Fine Art Dept Middx Poly, Fine Art Dept South Glamorgan Inst of Higher Educn Cardiff; artist in residence London Borough of Richmond upon Thames 1989; Kingston Poly: Picker lectr in public art Fine Art Dept 1989, Stanley Picker lectr in video performance and public art 1990; lecture tour of Australia 1990; princ lectr in media Fine Art Dept Chelsea Sch of Art 1990-99 (project ldr research project into Virtual Reality as a Fine Art Medium); head of postgrad fine art Nat Coll of Art and Design Dublin 2000-; organiser and speaker Virtual Reality and the Gallery conf (Tate Gallery) 1995; specialist advsr CNAA 1985-; awards incl ABSA Award for Best Cmmn in Any Media 1986; numerous exhbns in England and Europe incl: one-man exhbn Perth Inst of Contemporary Art 1990, Kevin Atherton, Three Decades, Three Works (mini retrospective, arthouse Dublin and Manx Museum Douglas IOM) 2001, In Two Minds - Past and Future Versions (video performance, Dundee Contemporary Arts) 2006, In Two Minds - Past Version (video performance, Tate Britain) 2006, In Two Minds - Past Version (video installation) and Time Embodied (Lewis Glucksman Gallery Cork) 2007; video installation incl in The Studio Sessions (San Francisco Museum of Modern Art) 2009, Changing Channels (Art and Television Mumuk Vienna) 2010, Remote Control (Inst of Contemporary Arts London) 2012; Virtual Reality Work selected for the 8th Biennial of the Moving Image Geneva 1999; >ir< Sheffield City Poly, Merseyside CC, Graves Art Gallery Sheffield; >ir< incl: A Body of Work (Tower Hamlets) 1982, Upon Reflection (Islington) 1985, Platforms Piece (BR Brixton) 1986, Cathedral (Forest of Dean, Glos) 1986, Iron Horses (BR) 1986-87, The Architect (Harlow New Town) 1990, Conversation Piece (Leicester CC) 1990, Art Within Reach (Hampshire Sculpture Tst) 1991, To The Top (New Civic Offices Twickenham) 1990, A Different Ball Game (Kingshill W Malling Kent) 1993, A Private View (Taff Viaduct Cardiff Bay) 1995, Virtual Reality Gallery Guide Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago 1997 and MOMA Stockholm 1998, Field of Vision (GlaxoSmithKline HQ Brentford) 2001, Handshake (HG Capital London) 2002, A Reflective Approach (Clarence Dock Leeds) 2007, Another Sphere (Ballymun Dublin) 2010
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