Teaching & Learning
Art & Design Lecturer

Current Teaching Positions;
BA Hons Graphic Arts – Experimental Media Workshops.
Programme Leader – Graphic Design Extended Diploma Level 3 (UAL) York College, UK.

Past Teaching Positions;
BA Hons Contemporary Craft – Contextual Integration.
Access to HE Diploma in Art & Design – Digital Media Workshops (Adobe Suite).
A Level Art & Design
Level 1 Art & Design, (UAL).
International Summer School, China.
Programme Leader – NCFE Level 2 Art & Design (UAL) York College, UK.

Fine Art Digital Tutor (Cover) & Visiting Lecturer – Degree Students, York St John University, York.

Curatorial Practice & Digital Marketing
Co-curator, digital marketing & social media assistant, events, arts writer including all press releases for Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

Education
Fellow (2016) Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, UK (FHEA).

PGCE (2014-2016) Postgraduate Certificate of Education (Lifelong Learning), Masters Level, Graded Outstanding. Huddersfield University.

MA (2010-2012) Postgraduate MA Fine Arts, York St John University, York, Awarded Merit.

BA Hons (2007-2010) Contemporary Fine Arts Practice, York St John University, Awarded 1st Class BA Hons.

Selected Works & Exhibition Record
2015 Summer Studios Exhibition, York St John University Foyer, York.

2014 PINK COLLAR Exhibition, International Women’s Week, The Normal Rea Gallery, York University, York.

2013 Saltburn Art’s Fair, Weekend Exhibition, Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar. 20 UK and International Artists showcase work.

2013 Parallel Exhibition, 6 Month Artist In Residence, The Gallery on the Corner, Battersea London.

2012 ‘diary of a body’Online Broadcasting Performance.

2012 ‘to begin’ Exhibition, Bar Lane Studios, York.

2011 Graduate Exhibition, Bar Lane Studios, York.

2011 00:00:00:18 Exhibition, Basement, Bar Lane Studios, York.

2011 York St John University MA Exhibition, York.

2011 York Carnival, Art3, York City Centre.

2010 York St John University, Thinking Out Loud Conference Questions on Research, York.

2010 Stone Soup (The Beautiful Meme) Artspace Exhibition, Stone Soup Offices, York.

2010 ReviewtheCube Exhibition, The Guildhall, York.

2010 Create 10, Graduate Show, York St John University.

2009 ‘a line of thought’, Participatory Event, York Art Gallery, York.

2009 Illuminating York, Live Performance, Museum Gardens, York.

2009 Sketching Perceptions, Participatory Event, Space 109, Walmgate, York.

Bibliography & Featured Press

01/11/2017 Off the Grid. The Scottish Highlands. Ramble Guides.

24/09/2015 Art Vs. Science: Summer Studios Celebration, One&Other Magazine Website.

17/09/2015 Summer Studios Celebration, York St John University Website

24/03/2014 Clare Nattress – The Body in Contemporary Art Review of Artist Talk, One&Other Magazine.

12/03/2014 PINK COLLAR: Reviewthecube A New Exhibition of Contemporary Art. One&Other Magazine

06/01/2014 Selby College Visiting Lecturing Press Article Selby College Website

14/02/2014 Oui Performance Sandra Johnston Article.  Written by myself.

04/06/2013 Business Briefing: Getting Creative York Press.

06/08/2013 York St John Creative Business Case Studies Clare Nattress. YSJ Online

08/07/2013 Artwork Featured in: Lessons from the stylish Tamara Rojo The Telegraph & The Telegraph Online.

01/06/2013 Saltburn Art’s Fair Profile. Saltburn Art’s Fair Website.

22/04/2013 York St John Alumni Profile York St John Alumni Online Profile.

15/04/2013 Working In Parallel , One&Other Magazine 2013.

25/03/2013 Parallel Exhibition Show, The Gallery on the Corner Website, 2013.

23/02/2013 Artists meet Agencies, The Literary Platform Online, 2013.

20/09/2012 Conceptual Art Goes Digital One&Other Magazine, York 2012.

01/05/2012 Neutral Magazine, York. Turner Prize Article 2012.

01/05/2012 ‘to begin’ Bar Lane Studios, Till 5th May. York Press

04/06/2011 York Carnival Cubes Art – SASSY Curated Event Article. SASSY Website 2011.

02/09/2010 ‘Clare Nattress’s Drift Installation, Stone Soup, York, Until October 8th, York Press.

26/11/2009 ‘Stringing along in the name of art’ Exhibition, York Press.

Residencies
08/10/2012 – 12/04/2013 – Artist In Residence, The Beautiful Meme, York/London.

Funding Awards & Certificates
24/06/17 – Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards Finalist for ‘Arts & Culture’ Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

01/06/16 – Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards Finalist for ‘Arts & Culture’ Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

4-6/4/2016 2 Day Conference, Delivered paper on ‘The Art of integrating Employability skills in Art & Design Education’ Introducing effective strategies for developing the professional toolkit for adult learners. Huddersfield University. Huddersfield.

29/12/2015 Sign Language Level 1, Signature Course.

01/03/2015 HE Certificate in Painting & Drawing Skills, Obtained at York College, York.

20/09/2013 Nominated Self Promotion – The Beautiful Meme Artist Residency for Parallel Exhibition, The Fresh Awards, Manchester, UK.

01/07/2013 Business Growth Funding Award, Creative Business, York St John University, York.

01/07/2013 Present Attending CidaCo. Mentoring for Self Employed Creative Businesses.

Professional Service, Conferences & Talks

29/06/2019 Pannier Solstice Weekend. Bumbling through Bikepacking Talk. Kettlewell, UK.

15/05/2016 York St John Degree Show Awards Evening. Presenting award on behalf of Kunsthuis Gallery. York St John University, York.

4-6/4/2016 2 Day Conference, Delivered paper on ‘The Art of integrating Employability skills in Art & Design Education’ Introducing effective strategies for developing the professional toolkit for adult learners. Huddersfield University. Huddersfield.

10/03/2016 – Lectures regarding Networking to current Degree Students, York St John University, York.

20/04/2015 – Present Writer, Co-Curator, Events & Marketing, Kunsthuis Contemporary Gallery, York.

23/02/2015 – Artist Talk ‘Life after Graduation’ to current Degree Students at York St John University. The Tetley, Leeds.

24/03/2014 – Artist Talk to current MA students on my own Practice Based Research enquiry. York St John University, York.

18/03/2014 – ‘Artist Talk Clare Nattress’, Salt&Powell’s Artspace. York.

06/01/2014 – Artist Talk and Workshop. Selected Yearly Artist. Selby College, Selby.

01/10/2013 – 01/10/2014 ACES Mentoring. Mentoring Fine Art Students at York St John University.

01/08/2013 – 01/08/2014 MIMA Modern Art Gallery, Middlesbrough – Funded Bursary – Curatorial Department.

08/10/2012 – 12/04/2013 Parallel Exhibition, 6 Month Artist In Residence, The Gallery on the Corner, Battersea London.

13/09/2012 – Social Media Talk, Duckett and Jeffreys Gallery, Malton.

05/05/2012 – York St Mary’s Exhibition Review, Aesthetica Magazine Blog, York.

01/05/2012 – Turner Prize Article Written for Neutral Magazine.

02/04/2012 – On Kawara Live Performance (Reading 2.15pm-3.45pm Female Slot), The Baltic, Gateshead.

11/11/2011 – Present Art Correspondent for One&Other Magazine.

01/09/2011 – 31/12/2011 Dissertation guidance to students.

10/09/2010 – York St John University, Thinking Out Loud Conference, Opening speaker presenting Questions on Research, York.

01/09/2010 – 31/12/2010 Dissertation workshops offering guidance to students.

01/02/2008 – 1/10/2008 Art related employment at Space 109, York. Holding workshops and assisting with local art events.

Academic Papers
An exploration on how Conceptual Art deals with language and space with specific reference to the works and writings of Sol LeWitt and Mel Bochner.
Written January 2010 [York St John University] Traditional Copyright ©: All rights reserved.

An essay exploring the relationship between arts practice and arts knowledge with specific reference to visual and multi-sensorial experiences. An analysis of a multi-sensory art encounter via a case study of Miroslaw Balka’s How It Is.
Written in January 2011 [York St John University] Traditional Copyright ©: All rights reserved.

Practice and Dissemination Critical Journal ‘From Traditional Portraiture to Active Presence’
Written in April 2012 [York St John University] Traditional Copyright ©: All rights reserved.

An enquiry into how the body can perform beyond the boundaries of its skin and beyond the local space that it occupies presenting its physical presence elsewhere (online).
Written in September 2012 [York St John University] Traditional Copyright ©: All rights reserved.

Curated Projects & Events
2017 Co-Curated “Shades of Clay 17” Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2017 Co-Curated “A Wash of Energy” Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2017 Co-Curated “100 Artists – 11 Countries”Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2017 Co-Curated “At A Glance”Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2017 Co-Curated “KH Revealed Printmakers Collective”,Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “Shades of Clay”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “The Balance in Abstraction”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “Kelurvelden”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “A Vision of Dimensions”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “Surface, Colour, Description”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2016 Co-Curated “Zwart-Wit”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “Shades of Clay”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “The Broken Toys Reassembled”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “Adventures into Abstraction”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “Creation from Corrosion”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “Atmosphere & Emotion – An Irish Journey by Lesley Birch”,Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2015 Co-Curated “A Yorkshire Bike Ride through The Netherlands”, Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.

2014 PINK COLLAR Exhibition as Reviewthecube for International Women’s Week exhibiting alongside Susanne Davies and Charlie Barnes, The Norman Rea Gallery, York University.

2013 Saltburn Art’s Fair, Weekend Exhibition, Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar. 20 UK and International Artists showcase work.

2013 Parallel Exhibition, Artist in Residence, Battersea London. Advice and guidance from Lotte Inch.

2012 ‘to begin’ Exhibition, Bar Lane Studios, York.

2011 York Carnival, Art3, York City Centre. Article on SASSY website.

2011 York St John University MA Exhibition, York.

2011 00:00:00:18 Exhibition, Basement, Bar Lane Studios, York.

2011 York Carnival, Art3, York City Centre.

2010 B-Sides Non Art Awards, York St John University Fine Art Graduates, York.

2010 Stone Soup (The Beautiful Meme) Artspace Exhibition, Stone Soup Offices, York.

2010 ReviewtheCube Exhibition, The Guildhall, York.

2009 Sketching Perceptions, Participatory Event, Space 109, Walmgate, York.

Other Featured Websites
Kunsthuis Gallery, Yorkshire.