Curriculum Vitae

Education:

  • Goldsmiths University of London  - Masters of Fine Art 2017/2019

  • Institute of Art Design and Technology (IADT), Dun Laoghaire, Ireland - Graduated with a first class honours degree in Visual Arts Practice 2011/2015.

Awards:

  • Gilbert Bayes Sculpture Award 2021

  • Irish Visual Arts Bursary Award 2020

  • Zealous: Sculpture Stories Prize 2020

  • Robert Walters UKYA 2019 Young Artist of the Year (runner up Award)  - received a £5000 bursary to further develop my artistic practice.

  • Collyer Bristow Gallery - Exceptional Exhibition 2019/20 - Committe’s Choice Award

  • Sarabande (The Alexander Mcqueen Foundation) Studio Award - selected as the 2019 artist for the Sarabande year long studio bursary in conjunction with Bloomberg New Contemporaries

  • A4 Sounds Studios, Dublin - Recipient of the 2017 graduate studio Award

  • Ormond Studios, Dublin - 2015 Winner of the graduate studio Residency

  • RDS student Art Awards - work selected and showcased in 2015 and 2016

Exhibitions/Residencies:

Upcoming:

  • Muse Gallery -  Muse Residency Competition Exhibition -  2021

  • Gilbert Bayes Sculpture Award Exhibition - 2021

  • 'Revive The Archive' - Virtual Exhibition in conjunction with Sarabande Foundation - March 2021

2020:

  • House of Bandits - Burberry, Mayfair - Artist and designer takeover of Burberry’s vacant retail space in Mayfair during Frieze week 2020 - hosted by Sarabande Foundation.

  • The Space Between - Galway, Ireland - an international lace exhibition Funded by Galway 2020 as part of the Small Towns Big Ideas programme for the European Capital of Culture and also supported by Design & Crafts Council Ireland

  • Rosenfeld Gallery - From the Forceps to the Stone- Fitzrovia,  London - July 2020 - Group Show

  • Sheroes in Quarantine- Lon-Art - an online exhibition dedicated to highlighting women's issues and roles during the COVID-19 social crisis and contributing to positive changes in our society, as always, from a gender perspective - May 2020

  • Swiss Church - In Nihlo - In Nihilo is an exhibition and educational programme which reinvestigates Genesis creation myth in the contemporary context. This interdisciplinary group exhibition brings together six artists examining the idea of myth, artistic divinity, and environmentalism - March 2020.

  • In the Flesh -Sarabande: The Alexander Mcqueen Foundation - Group Exhibition and workshops in conjunction with international women’s day curated by Charlotte Jansen - March 2020

2019

  • Backlit Gallery, Nottingham  - Catterntide Festival - commissioned by UKYA to create an immersive installation exploring the importance of Nottingham Lace Archive and its social history. Project was  supported by the National Heritage Lottery Fund

  • NO 20 Arts - Bodies, Sex and Self - invited to exhibit in a group show that presented different approaches to exploring the self and sexuality as oresented by nine different artists:  Steve Caplin, Eric Ceccarini, Karim Hamid, Ellie Howitt, Anish Kapoor, Lucy Neish, Lydia Pettit, Keith Roberts, James Tailor and Alison Watt, as well as ethnic African pieces.

  • Collyer Bristow Gallery - Exceptional -  Work selected by Kristian day to be exhibited in a group show of graduate artists across the UK.- Curated by Rosalind Davis

  • Saatchi - Robert Walters and UKYA Awards Ceremony - work was showcased alongside nine other artists.

  • Colab  - Body and Place Residency - invited by Colab to spend one week in Stroud, Gloucestershire exploring both the body and the natural landscape through the medium of drawing.

  • Tate Modern, Blatvinik Building - She Hears - selected to participate in a storytelling event hosted by she performs.

2018

  • Enclave Projects, Deptford-  In The Meantime  - group exhibition exploring the circled condition of time as a product of contemporariness - curated by Angelica Fajardo

  • Safehouse 1, Peckham - Efflorescence  - group exhibition that presented  work by current Goldsmiths MFA Fine Art students. Through installation, sculpture,  photography and mixed media, the artists subtly seduce and transformed, all sharing interest in the feminine ‘other’.

2017

  • Light and Sound Takeover - Stratford Circus, London - work exhibited alongside Lauren Baker in a light, music and sound one night spectacle.

2016

  • A4 Sounds Residency-  selected to participate in A4 sounds’ residency programme. The body of work and research that amounted from the residency was displayed in a solo show, Resurrecting Monuments to Moral Degradation  - September 2016 - January 2017

https://a4sounds.org/2017/01/02/exhibition-resurrecting-monuments-to-moral-degradation/

  • Future Europe-  selected alongside three other Irish graduates to participate in ‘future Europe’ a collaborative programme hosted by ELIA - The project invited European alumni to solve urban issues and engage in community building across Amsterdam using creative and innovative solutions

2015

  • Ormond Studios Recent Graduate Award - one month long residency culminating in a solo show- Gathering Dust- September/October 2015

  • Origins Exhibition - group show featuring the work of 11 artists selected from the undergraduate degree shows across Ireland in 2015-  Lismore Castle, Waterford - September 2015

Publications :

The Art Gorgeous - ‘10 Female Textile Artists you should know’ -by Lizzy Vartanian - https://theartgorgeous.com/10-female-textiles-artists-know/

New Contemporaries Blog Post https://www.newcontemporaries.org.uk/news/blog-post-camilla-hanney

FAB UK magazine - ‘Winner announced Robert Walters UK young Artist of the Year Award’ by  -

https://fabukmagazine.com/winner-announced-robert-walters-group-uk-young-artist-of-the-year-award/

South East 15 - ‘Our 4 highlights from the Goldsmiths MFA Fine Art degree show’ by Issey Scott https://www.southeast15.com/peckhamandnunheadblog/our-highlights-from-the-goldsmiths-mfa-fine-art-degree-show

Selvedge Magazine - July 2019 Artist feature

She Performs - Studio Visit Interview written by Lynn Battaglia

https://www.sheperforms.com/camilla-hanney.html

Collected- Graduate show Selection 2015- IADT Camilla Hanney- written by Sheena Barrett- 2015

http://wearecollected.com/articles/camilla-hanney

Irish Arts Review- https://www.irishartsreview.com/new-generation-artist-work/camilla-hanney/


21C renaissance - written by Alison Hackett- August 2015 http://www.21cr.ie/art-that-almost-moved-me-to-tears.html