EXHIBITIONS, COMMISSIONS AND RESIDENCIES
QueerCore • Homotopia • Liverpool
12 month artist development programme and funding (April 2021 - April 2022).
First Outing • Grundy Art Gallery • Blackpool
Commission and residency for the show First Outing, produced by Queerly Made at the Grundy Art Gallery and Abingdon Studios (September - October 2021).
Drag Performance • The Secret Circus • Liverpool
Performance slot in a pride queer cabaret with The Secret Circus at the Unitarian Church in Liverpool.
Arts and Culture Contributor • GUAP • London
Contributing writer for online content focusing on race and queerness.
Spewtopia • Eat Me • Liverpool
Drag performance for a scratch night.
'LGBT+ Community Stories’ Exhibition Commission • Museum of Liverpool • Liverpool
Digital artwork commissioned for LGBTQ+ History Month.
‘Digital Art and Illustration Print-It’ Exhibition • Aire Place Studios • Leeds
‘Mother’ (2020) from ‘Celestial Bodies’ (2020) featured in a group exhibition.
Digital Art Commission • Comics Youth • Liverpool
Digital artwork commissioned for their '12 Days of Christmas Advent’.
‘This Is Our Home’ Exhibition Commissions • The Atkinson • Southport
3 textile community artworks for the Festival of Hope.
‘Secret Postcard Show' Exhibition • Cupola Gallery • Sheffield
2 illustrations for a group exhibition.
‘Red Flags’ Exhibition • The Margate School • Margate, Kent
Textile artwork for a group installation curated by Alex Noble for Margate Pride.
Digital Residency • Orbit
A digital residency on the platform’s Instagram (@orrbbitt).
'Unfeeling’ • New Designers • London
Graduate Collection showcased at the Business Design Centre.
'Unfeeling' • University for the Creative Arts • Rochester, Kent
Graduate collection exhibited at the graduate show.
'Unfeeling' • Graduate Fashion Week • London
Graduate collection showcased on the catwalk at the Truman Brewery.
Artists’ Assistant • University for the Creative Arts • Rochester, Kent
Assisting artists Rutter and Bennett for their live performance of ‘Light Dial 2’ with Collectress at the ‘Digital Materials’ Conference.
Studio Intern • Giles Deacon • London
I worked in the embroidery team under the direction of the Head of Embroidery and the Creative Director to develop fabrics, archive collections, fabric sourcing and research.
PVTTRN Magazine Launch • The Crypt Gallery • London
A digital piece of work exhibited for the magazines launch.
ARTICLES AND PRESS
Website Article • GUAP • London
Artist Talk • dot-art Gallery • Liverpool
Talk about my practice at one of the gallery's online artist forums.
Website Article • ROOT-ed Zine • Liverpool
'dot-art TikTok Challenge' • dot-art Gallery
A 4 piece video series for the gallery's social media platforms talking about my practice, work in progress and Liverpool's art community.
'Pride in Lockdown 2020' Zine • Liverpool Queer Collective
'Awakening 1' featured in the collective's zine for Pride 2020.
'#AnotherNightIn' • Convenience Gallery
Artist feature for Liverpool's Light Night.
'Horizons' Workshop • Convenience Gallery • Birkenhead, The Wirral
Experimental drawing workshop for teenagers with Convenience Gallery and The Open Door Charity.
'Start With Art' Workshop • The Turnpike • Leigh, Greater Manchester
Building a character through drawing and performance aimed at 11-16 year olds.
TexSelect • Nominee • London
Innovative mixed media textiles.
David Band Textiles Award • Nominee • London
Innovative use of printed textiles at Graduate Fashion Week.
BA (Hons) Fashion Textiles: Print • University for the Creative Arts • Rochester, Kent
First Class Honours.