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Conall McAteer (b. 1988, London) is a visual artist whose practice is formally diverse. Utilising world-wide web content as resource, platform and tool, McAteer’s narratives explore the interaction of art, popular culture and modern visual dissemination media. His practice considers technology’s increasing social application. Including the potential, limitations and complications of the digital in relation to the politics and conventions of the real. He is currently living and working in London.

EDUCATION

Central Saint Martins BA (Hons) Fine Art. 2009 - 2012 (First Class Honours)
Central Saint Martins Foundation Diploma in Art and Design. 2007 - 2008

SELECTED AWARDS

2014
Shortlisted for the Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging Art

2013
Shortlisted for the Catlin Art Prize 2013
Selected for the Catlin Guide 2013
Shortlisted for the Zabludowicz Collection Future Map 12 Prize

2012
LIFE BOAT Studio Residency Award 2012 - 2013
Winner of the Lowe and Partners NOVA Award 2012
Winner of the Clyde and Co. Blank Canvas Commission 2012
Shortlisted for the National Museum of Contemporary Art Wales Landing Commission 2012

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2015
Artist Film Screenings 2015. KARST Projects, Plymouth. 24th - 25th January 2015

2014
Show Motion. UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn, London. 2nd September - 10th October 2014
KALEID 2014. The Art Academy, Borough High St, London SE1 1HR. 19th July 2014
4/12. UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn, London. 13th January - 21st March 2014

2013
1 Granary 'I Where a Dress'. High Holborn Viaduct, London. 18th October - 18th November 2013
PRISM Manchester. The SWAYS Bunker, Manchester. 20th September 2013
PRISM 14. Millenium Gallery, Sheffield. 19th - 21st July 2013
POST. La Scatola Gallery (Online Residency). 15 June - 14th July 2013
Metamorphose. IAF, Islington. 24th May - 14th June 2013
Objectify. High House Gallery, Oxford. May 18th - September 15th 2013
Catlin Art Prize 2013. Londonewcastle Project Space, Shoreditch, London. May 2nd - 26th 2013
Secret Gallery / Secret Cinema. West Croydon. April - June 2013
INTERIM. Vyner St, Bethnal Green. 4th - 7th April 2013
Future Map 12. Lethaby Gallery, CSM Kings Cross, London. January 17th - February 8th 2013
Catlin Art Guide 2013 Launch. London Art Fair, Islington, London. January 16th - 20th 2013

2012
HEARTBREAK (Pamphlet / Art Against Knives). Bethnal Green, London. December 6th - January 6th 2013
Lowe and Partners NOVA Award. SW1 Gallery, London. September 4th - 7th 2012
Clyde and Co. 138 Houndsditch, London. August 2012 - August 2013
Central Saint Martins BA Fine Art Degree Show. Kings Cross, London. June 14th - 21st 2012

RESIDENCIES

2012
LIFE BOAT Residency. Supported by ArtQuest / ACAVA / ArtsTemps. Vyner Street, London. October 2012 - October 2013
AIR Archway Investigations and Response Residency. Archway, London. February 2012

2011
Valentines Mansion, Ilford. April - May 2011

PUBLICATIONS

2012-14
LUX, CRATE
White Moon / Strong Wolf

COMMISSIONS

2013
Dorrington PLC

2012
London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
Clyde and Co

SELECTED PRESS

2012-2015
Glass Magazine, Art Catlin (Video Interview), Londonist (Catlin Art Prize Review), Artnau, ilikethisart.net, Art Critiqued, ArtQuest (Interview), Jotta (Emerging Art), BBC (Catlin Art Prize), Jotta (Interview), Future Map 12, Wired Magazine (Online), Central Saint Martins: Alumni Profiles (Interview), Wired Magazine (Issue: January 2013), FAD Website (Interview), SUArts, Art Wednesday, LBBOnline, Contagious Magazine (Online), Central Saint Martins, Contagious Magazine (Interview) (Publication: Autumn, Issue 32), HESA Inprint, Marmalade London

TALKS AND TEACHING

2014
University of the Arts London, Holborn

2013
IAF, Islington
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, Kings Cross