Gentian Rhosa Meikleham
b. 1990 Dundee, Scotland
g.r.meikleham@gmail.com
gentianrhosa.com

Education
2019 MA Fine Art, KMD, University of Bergen, Norway
2016 BA (First Class Hons) Art, Philosophy & Contemporary Practices, DJCAD, Dundee, Scotland
2014-2015 Exchange Year at NSCAD, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
2008-2009 NQ Portfolio, Dundee College, Dundee, Scotland

Upcoming
May 2020, solo exhibition, Palmera Gallery, Bergen, Norway

Exhibitions
2019 I’m interrupted when I talk to you by the fact that youre actually there, In The Libraty #14, KMD Library, Bergen, Norway
2019 FAST TIMES, group show, Ekserserhuset, Kristiansand, Norway
2019 MFA graduate show, Bergen Kunsthall, Norway
2018 speaker/speaker, Galleri KiT, Trondheim, Norway
2018 we are vibrating subjects, The Trophy Room, Liverpool
2018 Academiae Biennale, Forte Fortezza, South Tyrol, Italy
2018 MFA show, Strømgaten 1, Bergen, Norway
2018 sound/text, Joy Forum, Bergen, Norway
2018 occasionally subject to gusts of life, Galleri Fisk, Bergen, Norway
2017 don't worry about how you fit into my space, Livingroom Gallery, Bergen, Norway
2017 Guided Sound Walk, Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Lumsden, Scotland
2017 Members Show, GENERATORprojects, Dundee
2016 DJCAD Degree Show
2016 PROJECTile (a workshop in projection mapping) - Cooper Gallery, Dundee
2015 Ice Cream with the Enemy- Tin Roof, Dundee & Old hairdressers, Glasgow
2015 Ripperz, Superkings, Visual Arts Unit, Glasgow
2015 Dundee Print Collective Group Show- Hannah Maclure, Dundee
2015 Silk Road: Dundee Print Collective- Wasps Studios, Dundee
2015 Impact 9 International Print Conference, Dundee Print Collective, Hangzhou, China
2014 Sculpture Showcase, NSCAD, Halifax NS

Awards & Grants
2019 Bergen Kommune, Professional Arts and Cultural Initiatives, Criticism / Theory Development, Norway
2019 Kulturrådet,, Project Funding, Norway
2019 Kulturrådet, Establishing Artist Fund, Norway
2018 Bildende Kunstneres Help Fund, Norway

Curatorial Work
2018- Present, Co-Curator of After School Special, bi-monthly event, Landmark, Bergen
2017 a constellation is forming here, Brodie Sim & Linda Bolsakova Generator Projects, Dundee, Scotland
2016 something about breaking limbs off statues, Katrin Hanusch, Uta Koslik & Conor Baird, Generator
Projects, Dundee, Scotland

Publishing Work
Feb 2020 (upcoming) speakerspeaker edition 3, silence 
August 2019 (upcoming) speakerspeaker edition 2, collectivity
March 2019, speakerspeaker edition 1, love

Residencies
2019 Nordic Summer University, Absences and Silences Symposium
2017 SSW AiR Residency, Scottish Sculpture Workshop, Lumsden
2016 Hospitalfield Graduate Residency, Hospitalfield House, Arbroath

Professional Experience
Current- Research Assistant in New Media, KMD, UiB, Bergen, Norway
Current- Gallery Assistant, KRAFT, Bergen, Norway
2017-2018 Lecture Programmer, Monday Lectures, Bergen Academy of Art & Design, UiB, Norway
2017 Student Assisiant, Bergen Academy of Art & Design, UiB, Norway
2016-2017 Curatorial Assistant, Hannah Maclure Centre, Dundee, Scotland
2016-2017 Gallery Assistant, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, Scotland
2015-2017 Front of House, Hospitalfield House, Hospitalfield Arts, Arbroath, Scotland
2015-2017 Mental Health Arts Worker, Art Angel, Dundee, Scotland
2016 Drawing Workshop for Angus Carers, Hospitalfield House, Arbroath, Scotland
2016 Cared for Kids Workshops (block of 6), Front Room, Dundee, Scotland
2016 Gallery Assistant, Lifespace, Dundee, Scotland

Voluntary Experience
2017 Coordinator, Performance Art Bergen Open, Bergen, Norway
2016-2017 Committee Member, Treasurer, Generator Projects, Dundee, Scotland
2015-2016 Student Curatorial Team, DJCAD, Dundee, Scotland
2009 Art Education Coordinator, Platform 2, Cape Town, South Africa