Beabonafini@gmail.com


Education

2014 - 2016 Royal College of Art - MA Painting

2010 - 2014 Slade School of Fine Art, UCL - BA Fine Art, 1st Class Honours

2009 - 2010 Chelsea College of Art & Design, UAL - Foundation in Art & Design Diploma

2010 Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Art, Austria - Scholarship for Sculpture course by Italian artist Liliana Moro.

2008 Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Art - Painting course by Chinese artist Li Songsong.

 

Prizes & Scholarships

2014-16     Leverhulme Scholarship

2015     Stapely Trust Grant
2014     Slade Prize
2010     Salzburg Academy of Fine Art Scholarship

 

Residencies

2017     Fieldworks Studio Residency, London.

2016     Villa Lena Art Residency, Tuscany, Italy.

2015     The Beekeepers Art Residency Portugal. In collaboration with curator Mia Pfeifer and Cob Gallery London.

 

Selected Exhibitions

2017

Solo show. Dovetail's Nest. Zabludowicz Invites, Zabludowicz Collection, London.

Solo show. A World of One's Own. Fieldworks Gallery, London.

La Diablesse. Tramps Gallery, London.

Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour (On the Bedpost Overnight)? J Hammond Projects, London.

The House of Penelope. Gallery 46, London.

2016

Summer Blue. Lychee One Gallery, London.

At Home Salon: Double Acts. Curated by Lana Bountakidou,Marcelle Joseph Projects, Ascot.

Artist Publications, curated by Jonathan Miles. Lychee One Gallery, London.

 

 

2015     

Full House. Group exhibition of five international artists. Le Cabinet Dentaire Gallery, Paris.

The Behaviour of Being. The Beekeeper's Residency Group exhibition. Cob Gallery, London.

ART15. Art fair. Live performance with Bosse and Baum Gallery, London.

Screensaver. Co-curated video exhibition. Dyson Gallery, Royal College of Art, London.

RCA Secret. Group exhibition. Royal College of Art, London.

15th Cypriot Contemporary Dance Festival. Commission and performance of In the Likeness Of… Rialto Theatre Limassol, Cyprus.

Exposicao Lar. Group exhibition curated by Paola De Ramos. Curitiba, Brazil.

Resolutions!2015. The Place Theatre, London. Performance of In the Likeness Of…


2014

The Scars Art Not Just Skin Deep. Group exhibition. Cob Gallery, London.

Art Atrium Air Street. Permanent group exhibition of sculptures. Twitter Headquarters, 20 Air Street, London.

The Slade School of Fine Art BA Degree Show, London.


2013

On/Off - Vibe Gallery - Performance evening

Anthropophagi - 26 Greek Street, Soho - Solo-collaborative show with Paola De Ramos

Tate Modern - Performance

Central Saint Martins - Fine Art Degree Show. Collaboration with Cecilia Granara

Elegy - Guest Projects - Group Show, curated by Leo Cohen

Camden Arts Center London - Performance Art Event. Organised and presented by students of the Slade School of Fine Art

Bodies of Silence - Platform - Performance piece commissioned by Cuntemporary, and performed for Bodies of Silence, an artist film screening event
and discussions in support of One Billion Rising. Curated by Giulia Casalini and Diana Georgiou

The Strange Impression of Seeing Things - Mile End Art Pavilion - Group Show


2012

The Almighty Performance Day - Slade Research Center - Organiser and Participant.

Platform 1 - Camden Arts Center, London - Performance Art Event.

Bloomsbury Theatre, London - Performance Art Event.

 

Teaching

2015    Art workshops designed and taught at the Royal College of Art, ReachOut, for two state secondary schools.

2015    The Garden Tapestry. Public workshops at the Pump House Gallery.

2014     The Slade Summer School. Widening Participation Course, UCL.