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

2009-12      Central Saint Martins BA Fine Art (First Class Honours)

SELECTED AWARDS

2015            Shortlisted for the Picton Art Prize
                     Shortlisted for the City and Guilds Residency

2014            Shortlisted for the Beers Contemporary Award for Emerging Art

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

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

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016            Dear Betty: Run Fast, Bite Hard, GAMeC, Italy
                     EXPLORERS (I). Suzanne Tarrasieve Gallery, Paris
                     EXPLORERS (II). Londonewcastle Project Space, London

2015            Artist Film Screenings 2015. KARST Projects, Plymouth
                     This New Feeling. Central Saint Martins, Kings Cross

2014            Show Motion. UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn, London
                     KALEID 2014. The Art Academy, Borough High St, London
                     4/12. UAL Showroom, 272 High Holborn, London

2013            1 Granary 'I Where a Dress'. High Holborn Viaduct, London
                     PRISM Manchester. The SWAYS Bunker, Manchester
                     PRISM 14. Millenium Gallery, Sheffield
                     POST. La Scatola Gallery (Online Residency)
                     Metamorphose. IAF, Islington
                     Objectify. High House Gallery, Oxford
                     Catlin Art Prize 2013. Londonewcastle Project Space, Shoreditch, London
                     Secret Gallery / Secret Cinema. West Croydon
                     INTERIM. Vyner St, Bethnal Green
                     Future Map 12. Lethaby Gallery, CSM Kings Cross, London
                     Catlin Art Guide 2013 Launch. London Art Fair, Islington, London

2012            HEARTBREAK (Pamphlet / Art Against Knives). London
                     Lowe and Partners NOVA Award. SW1 Gallery, London
                     Clyde and Co. 138 Houndsditch, London
                     Central Saint Martins BA Fine Art Degree Show. Kings Cross, London

RESIDENCIES

2016            Lean Artist. Hamburg, Germany

2015            Metal LAB, Southend

2012            LIFE BOAT Residency. Supported by ArtQuest & ACAVA. London
                     AIR Archway Investigations and Response Residency. London

PUBLICATIONS

2012-17       Autographs; LUX; CRATE; White Moon / Strong Wolf

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

2012-17       Dorrington PLC; London Borough of Barking and Dagenham; Clyde and Co

SELECTED PRESS

2012-17       Glass Magazine; Wired Magazine; Contagious Magazine; BBC; Jotta; Central Saint Martins (Alumni Profiles); FAD (Interview); Art Wednesday; Artnau; HESA Inprint; LBBOnline; SUArts; Londonist; Ilikethisart.net; Art Critiqued; ArtQuest (Interview)

TALKS AND TEACHING

2012-17       University of the Arts London, Holborn; IAF, Islington; Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, Kings Cross