Biography - Caro Halford

 

Contact

Caro Halford,

London Studio: Studio 13, 13 Palewell Park,London SW14 and
ASC Studios 45-47 Hawks Road, Kingston

Suffolk Studio: Mill Street Studios, Mill Street, Saxmundham, Suffolk IP17 3NG

Mobile: 07932 309506
Email: caro@carohalford.com

Caro’s profile can be found on UNFRAME

 

Lecturing

2019 - Date

UCA Creative Workshop Tutor, University for the Creative Arts

2019

Kingston College, Kingston – Lecturer in BTEC Diploma in Art
and Design and Foundation Diploma

2017 - 2019

Camberwell College of Arts, London – Lecturer in Drawing
and Conceptual Practice/Sculpture pathway on Foundation Diploma

2018 - 2019

Bath Spa University, Bath – Visiting Lecturer for BA Fine Art and one to one Critiques.
Winchester School of Art, Winchester – Visiting Lecturer for BA Fine Art final year mid-term critiques/Fine Art Interim Review

2015

Camberwell College of Arts, London – Visiting Lecturer for BA
Painting final year Critiques

 

Teaching

2017 - 2018

Tower House School, London -  “Able Arts” Tuition for year 6 to year 8 to develop their work towards Art or Art Combined Scholarships and Art Awards.
This included drawing, painting, printmaking and ceramics. Also advice on submission of portfolios and interviews for Art Scholarships.

 

Mentoring

2021

Goldsmiths Mentor,
Goldsmiths’ Mentoring Scheme, BAME STREAM, Goldsmiths, University of London.
March to August 2021

 

Education

2017 - 2019

MRes Fine Art and Humanities Pathway, Royal College of Art, London UK

 

PGCE, Post Compulsory Sector, UCL, Institute of Education, London UK

2012 - 2016

MFA in Fine Art at Goldsmiths, University of London UK

2009 - 2011

MA in Art and Space at Kingston University, London UK

1995 - 1997

BA in Design: Interior at Chelsea College of Arts - UAL UK

1987 - 1989

B/Tec Design/Display, Hereford College of Arts, Hereford UK

 

Curated Projects

2019

New Bourne 2019 – An on-going art exhibition exploring new beginnings for female artists within two barns in Suffolk

2018

Foundations 2018 - A Clean Edit, Peckham Pelican,

2016

Co-curator of ‘Mothership’ exhibition exploring themes of mother artists. Project management, art technician duties, fund raising, drinks sponsorship, marketing of exhibition incl. screen print of tote bags, employment of invigilators and organizing an Artist Talk.

 

Group Exhibitions/Performances/Residences

2020

Alive in Isolation -The Aldeburgh Beach and Lookout, Suffolk

2019

‘Making Public’ Graduate Show, MRes Fine Art and Humanities showing ‘Angelica and I’, ‘Dabber and I’, ‘I have a Meeting with Mary Moser!’ and ‘Mary Moser’s Friends'

‘If you have got that feeling’ 2015 showing at ALIVE IN THE
UNIVERSE, Venice Biennale

‘I have at Meeting with Mary Moser!’, Interim show, Blyth Gallery, Imperial College, March 2019

‘Angelica and I’ at the WIP show, Royal College of Art
January 2019 and at Tate Britain, October 2018

2018

‘A Day in the Life of a 1950’s Housewife’ 2018 at WIMMIN

‘Please take me’ 2016, is showing online at The London Open 2018 applicants, Whitechapel

‘Who is this Disobedient?’ 2016, at the Fora Space, Clerkenwell, London

‘If you have got that feeling’ 2015, screening at the Aldeburgh Beach Lookout for ALIVE in the UNIVERSE, June and Aldeburgh Carnival August 2018

2017

Film screening of ‘Wendy’, Exovision 2017, Pasto, Narino, Colombia August 2017

Members Summer Exhibition, London Print Studio, London
‘Life of a 1950’s Housewife’, Zone offices organized by Arterial ‘Mothership’, Bruton Art Factory, Somerset UK

2016

‘Mothership’, The Sawmills, Wandsworth, London

Clifford Chance’s Postgraduate Printmaking in London 2016,
Goldsmiths MFA Final Degree Show 2016, Goldsmiths, University of London

Untitled BCN_8th Birthday ON PAPER, Festes de Gracia, Spain

2015

Performance of ‘I keep Losing Balance’, Maverick Expo,

Film screening of ‘If You Have Got That Feeling’, The Big Screen at Latitude Music Festival, Suffolk,

2014

Artist Residency at The Aldeburgh Beach and Lookout, Aldeburgh Beach, Suffolk, UK

2013

Members Summer Exhibition, London Print Studio, London

Performance of ‘Life of a 1950’s Housewife’ Sluice Art Fair, Bermondsey, London

Royal Society of British Artists, Mall Galleries, London

2012

Summer Exhibition 2012, Royal Academy of Arts, London

Alas Summer Residency Exhibition 2012, London

Bad Behaviour’, Brixton East Gallery, London
‘LDN/BCN’, Barcelona, Spain

2011

Thank you and Goodbye’ MA Show, Kingston University/The Old Truman Brewery, London

‘Inspired by Circus’, The CRAFTCO Gallery, Southwold, Suffolk

2010

SCG Open Contemporary Print Fair 2010, Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury

Film screening of ‘Bangkok’, MA and Postgraduate Contemporary Art Exhibition, Atkinson Gallery, Somerset, 2009, UK

2009

Film screening of ‘Bangkok’ shown at ‘Fluxion’, Toilet Gallery, Kingston UK

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