CV

Born in Leicester, UK
Lives and works in Cambridgeshire 


EDUCATION                                                   
Royal Academy Schools, London, Postgraduate Diploma, 2014
Goldsmiths, University of London BA, 2007              
Winchester School of Art, Foundation Diploma, 2004
                                                           
SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND PRESENTATIONS                                                    
2017
Alice Theobald, Pilar Corrias, London – UK
Alice Theobald, Opening Times, Online commission (forthcoming)
2016
The Next Step, Two Queens, Leicester – UK
2015
Alice Theobald, collaboration with Atomik Architecture, BALTIC, Gateshead, UK 
You’ve got my back and I’m on your side, ‘The Bear Pit’, Focal Point Gallery curated by Grand Union, Southend-on-Sea, UK

2014                           
I’ve said yes now that’s it, [Performance], Outpost, Norwich – UK                                       
Interim: I’ve said yes now that’s it, [Performance] The Chisenhale Gallery, London – UK     
2013
They keep putting words in my mouth: An Operetta of Sorts, Pilar Corrias, London – UK
Situation/Event, [Performance] Gasworks, London - UK
                                                           
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016
Lucy Stein & France-Lise McGurn present NEO-PAGAN BITCH-WITCH!, Evelyn Yard, London – UK
      
2015
Italy, Watch it Gallery, London – UK
The Boys The Girls The Political, curated by Lynton Talbot and Hana Noorali, Lisson Gallery, London, UK

The Fifth Artist, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge – UK
Dear Luxembourg (Yours Bucktooth grl), Nosbaum Reding Projects, Luxembourg – LUX
2014
Too Much, Two Queens Gallery, Leicester – UK
Royal Academy Schools Show, The Royal Academy, Piccadilly, London – UK
FOAM; touring project by Mat Jenner, P/N Gallery, AND/OR & Wysing Arts Centre – UK     
2013
Triangle Arts Trust Residency Exhibition, Muscat – OM
V22 Young London 2013, V22 Biscuit Factory, London – UK
Home Theater, Baro Galeria, Sao Paulo, Brazil – BR
Situation/Event, Gasworks, London – UK
Premiums, The Royal Academy, London – UK                                     
2012
6th Tropical Lab, (curator: Charles Merewether), ICA Singapore – SG                                
2007
Shot by the Sea, Claremont Art Space: Hastings Film Festival, Hastings – UK
           
SELECTED PERFORMANCES AND FILM SCREENINGS                                                      
2016
Bedlam Film Festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Edinburgh – UK
Liste festival with Keren Cytter, Basel – CH
You’ve got my back and I’m on your side, presented by le FRAC Champagne-Ardenne at the Reims Scènes d’Europe Festival, Reims – FR                
2015
The Back and Forth (we're too close to focus), Buenos Tiempos, Int. online exhibition

Scene Four: Home, curated by John Bloomfield, Flat Time House, London, UK

Open Source, Gillette Square, London - UK 
2014
Marmalade Me, South London Gallery, London – UK
AFTER/HOURS/DROP/BOX, Spike Island, Bristol – UK
2013
Imagined Futures, Basement.TV at Modern Art Oxford, Oxford – UK
AFTER/HOURS/DROP/BOX, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford – UK                                              
Ora Serrata: The Boundary Between the Retina and the Ciliary Body, Cashama, Harlem Art Festival, New York – USA
I Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You, Dover Street Arts Club presented by Gregor Muir, London – UK
Stage Night, The Horse Hospital curated by Tai Shani, London – UK                          
2012
AFTER/HOURS/DROPBOX, And/Or Gallery, London – UK
What You Once Thought Was Real, 113 Dalston Lane, London – UK
2011
I Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You, Royal Academy Schools, London – UK
Performance in conjunction with exhibition The Pedestrians Charles Atlas and Mika Tajima, South London Gallery, London – UK
2010
The Coelacanth Journal Launch, Vilma Gold, London – UK
2009                                                               
A Taste of the Kitchen Sink, presented by The Coelacanth Press, South London – UK Cultural Centre, London - UK
Spartacus Chetwyned’s Helmut Newton Ladies Nights, GSK Contemporary: Event Horizon, Royal Academy of Arts, London – UK

RESIDENCIES, AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
2017
Solaris Artists Residency, Bordeaux, FR
The White House, Residency, CREATE, Dagenham - UK
2016
Back-To-Front-Space Residency, Primary, Nottingham – UK
2015
‘The Bear Pit’ Residency, Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea – UK 
2014
Wysing Arts Centre, Autumn Residency; The Future, Cambridgeshire – UK
Gold Medal, The Royal Academy Schools, Royal Academy of Arts, London                       
The Performance Studio Residency, curated by David Thorp, London – UK
2013
Triangle International Artists Residency, Omani Society of Fine Arts, Muscat – OM
Situation/Event, Gasworks International Performance Residency, London – UK                  
6th Tropical Lab Residency, La Salle, Singapore – SG
Holbeck Trust Scholarship – UK
Hiscox Award – UK
2012
Leverhulme Scholarship – UK

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESS
2017
Eddy Frankel, Alice Theobald: Weddings and Babies, Pick of The Week, Time Out, March [LINK]
Emily Watkins, Alice Theobald: Weddings and Babies, Plinth, March [LINK]
Attilia Fattori Franchini, Alice Theobald: Pilar Corrias, Flash Art, March
Nine Exhibitions: Gallery Visits Day, Alice Theobald: Weddings and Babies, Camden Arts Centre [LINK] 
2016
Agnieszka Gratza, Alice Theobald and Atomik Architecture, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Arts, Critics’ Pick, Art Forum, April [LINK]
Johnny Tucker, It’s not who you are, it’s how you are, Baltic Interview, Blueprint, February, [LINK]
2015
Jonathan P Watts, Focus: Alice Theobald, Frieze, June [LINK]
Alice Theobald in BALTIC Ryder Commission in collaboration with Blueprint, September 
Yasmine Rix, YAC, Alice Theobald interview, March, 2015
 [LINK]
2014
Anna Gritz, Art Monthly, Profile: Alice Theobald, September
Alicia Rodriguez, Review: Too MuchGarageland, October [LINK]
The Coelacanth Journal, No. 9 Inbetweenies, Summer
Katie Guggenheim, interview in relation to Interim performance of ‘I’ve said yes now that’s it' at Chisenhale Gallery, February  
2013                     
Modern Painters, 100 Best Fall Shows, for Pilar Corrias Solo exhibition, September
Jour Mal Jour Nal, The Minister's Black Veil, Issue 01, April                                                  

TEACHING AND CONFERENCES            
Visiting Tutor, Fine Art, Royal Academy Schools, 2017
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, Liverpool John Moores, 2017
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, Farnham University for the Creative Arts, 2017
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, Northumbria University, 2016
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University, 2016
Associate Lecturer/Visiting Practitioner, BA Fine Art/ Sculpture, Camberwell College, UAL, 2014 - 2016
Visiting Tutor, MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art, UAL, 2016
Visiting Tutor, BA Fine Art, Kingston University, 2016
Performance and moving image workshop, BA Fine Art, Brighton University, Brighton, 2016
Associate Lecturer/Visiting Practitioner, BA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College; University of London 2013 – 2015         
Performance workshop, at Wysing Arts Centre with Norwich University of the Arts, BA Fine Art students, 2015
Festival of Blackboards Conference; Arts, education and social change, Cubitt, London, 2014
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, UWE, Bristol, 2014 (1 day)
Visiting Tutor and Artists Talk, BA Fine Art, DMU, Leicester, 2013 (1 day)

WORKSHOPS AND RESEARCH PROJECTS
2012
Immersive Art and Performance Workshop, The Great Escape Festival: Summer Camp for Adults with learning disabilities, Camden Society, London.
Immersive Installation Workshop, for Because We're Worth It!: National Summit on Participatory Arts, Connected Culture, ICA, London
Dance and Design Workshops for Adults with learning disabilities, The Colour House Theatre, London
2011
Live Art, sound and design Workshops for young people with learning disabilities, The Broadway Theatre, Dagenham
Dance and Design Workshops for Adults with learning disabilities, Tara Arts, London
Once Upon A Time, Dementia Research and Development project – Knightengale House Care home, Spare Tyre Theatre co.
Fashion Workshops for young people with learning difficulties, Watermans Arts Centre, Hounslow
2010
Fashion Workshops for teenagers in foster care, Watermans Art Centre
Becoming the Art, Inquiry Project:, Combined Arts workshops with children with learning disabilities, Spare Tyre Theatre co. with Trinity School, Dagenham
2009
T-shirt printing workshops for children, Watermans Arts Centre
Fashion/textile making workshops for adults with learning disabilities, Spare Tyre co, Watermans Arts Centre

THEATRE: DESIGN, COSTUME AND SET

2015
Designer: In The Garden, Spare Tyre Theatre Co.
2012
Designer: Spare Tyre Band, Touring London
Designer: Picture Me - International Woman's Day, Spare Tyre Theatre Co.,  New Diorama Theatre, London
2011
Designer: Once Upon A Time, Spare Tyre Theatre Co.
Designer: Trojan Woman, Spare Tyre Theatre Co.
Designer: Medowgate Bus Project, GLYPT (Greenwich & Lewisham Young Peoples Theatre)