artist statement
neenapercy@gmail.com
https://www.instagram.com/neenapercy/
b.1992, North Shields.
Multi-media artist, based in South London.
Curator and co-founder of Hot Desque: https://www.hotdesque.xyz/
Current
Terrestrial Act: project produced by Hot Desque, including an exhibition at The Theatre Royal Newcastle, in partnership with The NewBridge Project, 2021. Supported by Arts Council England
Education
 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, 2015-17

 

First Class BA Fine Art, Slade School of Fine Art, London, 2011-15

Exchange Programme, New York Studio School, New York, 2013

 

Distinction Diploma in Art & Design, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, 2011

Scholarships

MA studies supported by The Ali H. Alkazzi Scholarship, 2015-2017

BA studies supported by the Painter's Stainer's Company Scholarship, 2012-15

Awards

The Eaton Fund Grant, 2021

The Gibbs Trust Grant, 2020

A-N Freelands Grant, 2020

Shortlisted for Artagon III, 2017

Shortlisted for Red Mansion Prize, 2017

Shortlist, Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Prize, Baltic 39, 2015

Residencies

 

Hot Desque awarded Artists in Residence, The Swiss Church in London, 2020

 

HH Art Spaces, Goa, India, 2017-18

Past Exhibitions

Model Village, The Swiss Church in London, Covent Garden, 2020

Re-Enchanted Matter, APT Gallery, Supported by Arts Council England, 2020

Ocular Inc, Thames-side Studios Gallery, London, 2019

 

Kykeon, solo show at AMP Gallery, London, Sep 2018

Performed in Dustin Ericksen's 'Untitled (Lemon Judgement)', in GOLOSO at Averard Hotel, 

Four Limbs, 113, London, 2018

Foley, Muddy Yard, London, 2018

Open 18, HH Art Spaces, Goa, India, 2018

Succumb, AMP Gallery, London, 2017

RCA Degree Show, Royal College of Art, London, 2017

The Great Exhibition, The Lovely Gallery, Tokyo, 2017

La Diablesse, Tramps Gallery, London, 2017

Seasons, Maxilla Space, London, 2017

End of year show, Muddy Yard, London, 2016

Proofread, 3-person show, 330 Lee High Rd Gallery, Lewisham, London, 2016

Notesapp., The Dyson Gallery, RCA, London, 2016

THE SHIFT: EIGHT YEARS OF FLAT TIME HOUSE, Flat Time House, London, 2016

http://flattimeho.org.uk/exhibitions/shift/

Open House, London, 2016

 RCA MA Painting Interim Show, RCA, London, 2016

Art In The City, Painter's Hall, London, 2015

 

Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Prize, Baltic 39, Newcastle, 2015

http://www.baltic39.com/site/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/FD9115_BALTIC_Woon-E-Catalogue_v4.pdf

 

Slade Degree Show, London, 2015

You have got my bone, Oh Yes Space SoHo, London, 2015

 

New Arrivals, 12 Star Gallery, European House, London, 2015

 

Girl at the Door, collaborative guided walk and exhibition, UCL, London, 2015

 

The Beautifullest Place on Earth, The Horses' Hospital, London, 2015

 

Wiggle, performance at Hardy Tree Gallery, London, 2014

 

Have A No: Performance Night, Fat Relic, London, 2014

 

Open Crib, Open House, South London, 2014

 

Second Person Looking Out, UCL Art Museum, London, 2014

Conversation Pieces,  Fat Relic, London, 2014 

 

The Divine Feminine, Londonart, London, 2014

 

Neena Percy and Whitney Meredith, New York Studio School, New York, 2013

 

This is a stand-in for a solid, Collaboration and Performance, Flat Time House Gallery, Peckham, London, 2013

http://thisisastandinforasolid.co.uk/

 

Framed: Natural Resources in the Human World, Runner Up in Photography Competition, UCL, London, 2013

 

Interim Show, Woburn Square, Slade School of Fine Art, London, 2012

 

Final Exhibition, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London, 2011

In Writing

'Distanced Thoughts on Re-Enchantment', published on Dateagle.Art

'Sweat Patch: Making Art at the Cliff Edge', published on Dateagle.Art

 

Read Between My Lines, RCA Thesis, 2016 

 

Feminisms: Arts of a Woman, Shades of Noir, March 2016

 

DaThirst 3.5, December 2015

Curated under HOT DESQUE

Upcoming: 

Exhibition at the Theatre Royal Newcastle, in partnership with NewBridge Project, 2021

Past:

Model Village, The Swiss Church in London, Covent Garden, 2020

Re-Enchanted Matter, APT Gallery, Supported by Arts Council England, 2020

 

Ocular Inc, Thames-side Studios Gallery, co-curated with Lizzy Drury, 13 - 29th April 2019

 

Tailbone, at The Artesian Well, with Lizzy Drury, London, 2019

Undercurrents, at The Artesian Well, with Lizzy Drury, London, 2018