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Harry Meadley is an artist born and based in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

2019

(Solo Exhibition)
But what if we tried?, Touchstones, Rochdale

(Group Exhibition)
The Annotated Reader, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh

(Residency)
Jatiwangi Art Factory, West Java, Indonesia

(Art Fair)
Dallas Art Fair [w/ Division of Labour]

(Bibliography)
Harry Meadley: But what if we tried?, Art Monthly, April, Tom Emery
Harry Meadley: But what if we tried?, Corridor 8, Denise Courcoux
The big question: how many paintings can you fit on a wall?, The Guardian, 2 March, Helen Pidd
In the frame: two radically different plans for civic art collections, The Guardian, 1 March, Helen Pidd
North West Today / North West Tonight, BBC 1, 18 Feb
The impossible exhibition, Lancashire Life, February
The gallery attempting to display its entire art collection, Richard Moss, Museum Crush
Yorkshire, The Essay, BBC Radio 3, 24 Jan, Andrew Martin


2018

(Group Exhibition)
We Are Where We Are, Great Exhibition of the North, BALTIC 39, Newcastle
APPAREL, Division of Labour, Salford
The Annotated Reader, Cork Street Galleries, London

(Film Festival)
Doc/Fest: Sheffield International Documentary Festival, Sheffield

(Performance)
Improv 101, UCB Theatre, New York
Salon, ISCP (International Studio & Curatorial Programme), New York
Ey Up Live, The Tetley, Leeds

(Residency)
Alchemy Film and Moving Image Residency, Café Tissardmine, Morocco

(Curatorial)
Watch in a bright room and at a safe distance from the TV!, The Trophy Room, Liverpool

(Bibliography)
The Annotated Reader; Ryan Gander, Jonathan P Watts
Questions for Now, Art Licks, Issue 23
We Are Where We Are, Corridor 8, Grace Denton
Great Exhibition of the North artists on 'freedom, cheap rent and community’, BBC Onine, 22 June, Ian Youngs
Watch in a bright room and at a safe distance from the TV! @ The Trophy Room, The State of The Arts, Gabriella Warren-Smith


2017—2018

(Residencies)
ISCP (International Studio & Curatorial Programme), New York
The Tetley, Leeds

(Other)
Ey Up with Harry Meadley, Podcast


2013—2018

(Curatorial)
blip blip blip, Leeds


2017

(Solo Exhibition)
In Dialogue, The Floating Cinema × UP Projects, Sheffield, Rotherham, Swinton, Doncaster, Thorne, Goole, South Ferriby, Hull
LEVEL 4, 1.51 (Whitechapel Gallery Window Space), London

(Group Exhibition)
How The Light Gets In, New Collection Displays, Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
Distant Constellations, The Great Medical Disaster, Manchester
The Worst Seats in the House, SET, London
Things, 2/2 6 Dixon Street, Glasgow

(Performance)
You’ve Been (Culturally) Framed!, Following The Fleet / The Floating Cinema, Hull
The Harry Meadley Show, Jerwood Staging Series Jerwood Space, London
Stories from the Sculpture City, Henry Moore Institute, Leeds

(Bibliography)
Harry Meadley: On the Bench, Jamie Sutcliffe, Art Monthly, September
The 10 best things to do this week, The Guardian, 4 August
Floating Cinema, Doncopolitan, Issue 24
Jerwood Staging Series, this is tomorrow, Henry Broome
Jerwood Staging Series, The Harry Meadley Show, Sean Ashton


2016

(Duo Exhibition)
Moments of Zen [w/ David McLeavy], Turf Projects, London

(Group Exhibition)
Associate Artists, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool
General Studies, OUTPOST, Norwich
Five Finger Discount, Bronze Dog, Göteborg
Shape Up Or Ship Out, Left Leg Gallery, Newcastle
The Kippenberger Challenge, de Appel, Amsterdam
Saga (Tamaran), El Castillo, Santa Brigida, Gran Canaria
FOUR WORDS, Liverpool Media Wall, Liverpool

(Performance)
Artists Talk, Bluecoat, Liverpool; Eastside Projects, Birmingham; G39, Cardiff; Turf Projects, London

(Award)
Liverpool Biennial Associate Artist Award

(Other)
A Patchwork of Fur, Audiobook
Recent Activity, Printed Matter, New York

(Curatorial)
The Digital Instability, Royal College of Art, London

(Publication)
A Patchwork of Fur (Kindle Edition), Amazon 

(Bibliography)
Leeds Weirdo Club, Doggerland, Samuel Playford-Greenwell


2015

(Solo Exhibition)
LEVEL 3, Spike Island Test Space, Bristol

(Group Exhibition)
Display Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham
Italian and British artists meet Milan N.2, BeatTricks, Milan
Rabble M.C., HUTT, Nottingham
Discovery Centre, Leeds Weirdo Club, Leeds
I’M Ten, IMT Gallery, London
You think the only people who are people, are the people who look like you. But if you walk in the footsteps of a stranger, you learn things you never knew you never knew., Two Queens, Leicester
Tuff Crowd, Picnic Picnic, Sheffield
Business As Usual, Turf Projects, London; Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival, Pyramid arts centre
Finite Project Altered When Open, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow
Faux Show, Assembly House, Leeds
Cheese Cube, TOAST, Manchester
Small bird’s nest with blue eggs inside, MMX Gallery, London
The Programme, Hanover Project, Preston

(Art Fair)
The Manchester Contemporary [w/ Cactus]

(Performance)
Artists Talk, Spike Island, Bristol

(Other)
Billboard Commission, Eastside Projects, Birmingham

(Publication)
Leeds Weirdo Club Annual 2014 [w/ Matthew Crawley and David Steans]

(Bibliography)
Tuff Crowd, this is tomorrow, Lindsey Mendick
New Art Spaces: Open House, Eleanor Clayton, Art Monthly, May
The Manchester Contemporary, Corridor 8, Abby Kearney


2013—2015

(Other)
Leeds Weirdo Club


2014

(Solo Exhibition)
LEVEL 2, Cactus, Liverpool

(Duo Exhibition)
Code Duello [w/ Alex Farrar], LOODS 6, Amsterdam
hibition [w/ Sean Kaye], Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Sun, Leeds

(Group Exhibition)
Emotional Resources, Northern Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sunderland
Day Release, The Northern Charter, Newcastle
Form: Perform: Reform, Generator Projects, Dundee
£1 FISH, S1 Artspace, Sheffield
Dom Peri, Leeds Weirdo Club, Leeds
COMBINES #5, Model, Liverpool
I Dunno Shit, Rouge Project Space, Manchester

(Curatorial)
The Panj Piare ASSEMBLE, Grand Union, Birmingham

(Publication)
Code Duello (catalogue) [w/ Alex Farrar] 

(Bibliography)
Review: The Panj Piare Asssemble, this is tomorrow, Rebecca Senior
Day Release, this is tomorrow, Rebecca Senior
Emotional Resources, this is tomorrow, Josh Wilson
Harry Meadley, Young Artists in Conversation, David McLeavy


2013

(Solo Exhibition)
LEVEL 1, Paradise Row (The Basement), London
Play It as It Lies, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow

(Group Exhibition)
Tip of the Iceberg, Contemporary Art Society, London
Contemporary Figuration, Udstillingsstedet Q, Copenhagen
Wu Tang - Killa Beez, blip blip blip, Leeds
Headless Body found in Topless Bar, Leeds Weirdo Club, Leeds 
An Arrangement in White, XO, Leeds

(Performance)
’Leeds’ (1976): A Discussion and a Game, &Model × Henry Moore Institute, Leeds

(Publications)
Out of Bounds, David Dale Gallery, ISBN 978-0-9927569-0-1
Code Duello [w/ Alex Farrar], ISBN 978-94-91783-00-5 
Leeds Weirdo Club Annual 2013/2014 [w/ Matthew Crawley and David Steans] 
Harry Meadley @ Paradise Row reviewed, AQNB,
The Second Quarterly Leeds Weirdo Club Exhibition, Corridor 8, Kirstie Gregory


2012

(Solo Exhibition)
Stay Gold, Annet Gelink Gallery (The Bakery), Amsterdam

(Group Exhibition)
The Panj Piare VOLUME 2, Patrick Studios, Leeds
Plus Art Projects, The Mayor’s Parlour, London
Eyes on the Prize, HMK {HotelMariaKapel}, Hoorn
Eyes on the Prize, Trade, Nottingham
Young British Art II, Dienstgebäude, Zürich
B.C.#2.1, Beach, London
B.C.#2, Mexico, Leeds
PLINY, The Golden Fleece, York
Glamourie, PSL, Leeds

(Art Fair)
Co/Lab at Art Platform Los Angeles [w/ The Institute of Jamais Vu]

(Residency)
Hotel Maria Kapel, Hoorn

(Publications)
GLAMOURIE [w/ David Steans], Project Space Leeds
GLAMOURIE Deluxe Edition [w/ David Steans], Project Space Leeds


2008–2012

(Other)
The Harry Meadley Prize, Leeds College of Art


2011

(Solo Exhibition)
No Hands, The Institute of Jamais Vu, London
lives and works, LimaZulu, London

(Group Exhibition)
Young British Art, Limoncello, London

(Bibliography)
Young British Art, Peter Suchin, Art Monthly, June
Catalogue Available, Alex Farrar, 2011


2010

(Solo Exhibition)
lives and works, Kunstfreund Gallery, Leeds
BGPs, The One-Offs Project, Leeds

(Group Exhibition)
The Panj Piare, Project Space Leeds
Demob Happy, Teto Projects, Amsterdam
A Latento: works by Alex Farrar, Harry Meadley, Iona Smith; Henry Moore Institute Library, Leeds

(Residency)
Battersea Arts Centre, London

(Other)
Arts&Business North Awards

(Writing)
Remote Viewing, notes of the work (tba) in Index, Alex Farrar
An exordium to the forthcoming exhibition ‘NOT REALLY HERE NOT REALLY THERE’ (Full edit) (SUBTITLES ON) in NOT REALLY HERE NOT REALLY THERE exhibition catalogue, The One-Offs Project
The Developing Process: The sculptor’s education in drawings and photography - Wednesday Talks in Henry Moore Institute Newsletter February/March Issue No. 88

(Publications)
BGPs, The One-Offs Project
A Latento Volume 4 [w/ Alex Farrar and Iona Smith], ISSN: 1755-5787
A LATENTO 3 [w/ Alex Farrar and Iona Smith], ISSN: 1755-5787

(Bibliography)
Embedded Art and the Perils of Patronage, Sean Ashton, MAP #24, Winter
Big break proves golden opportunity for artistic award, Chris Bond, Yorkshire Post, 19th March


2009—2010

(Curatorial)
The Private Gallery of Harry Meadley and Rachel Carter, Leeds


2009

(Education)
BA (Hons) Fine Art, Leeds Metropolitan University (now Leeds Beckett University)

(Group Exhibition)
Some People Deserve Everything They Get, The Royal Standard, Liverpool
Souvenir, Leeds Met Gallery
ex, Leeds College of Art
superscript, East Street Arts, Leeds

(Publication)
A LATENTO 2- SAMMELBÄNDE [w/ Alex Farrar and Iona Smith], ISSN: 1755-5787

(Bibliography)
Sculpture Journal, Volume 18 Number 2


2008

(Solo Exhibition)
,,SAMMELBÄNDE”, East Street Arts, Leeds

(Group Exhibition)
Interim, Leeds College of Art


2007—2008

(Curatorial)
MXXXII, Locker 1032, H Block, Leeds Metropolitan University


2007

(Solo Exhibition)
Ersatz, Leeds Met Gallery

(Group Exhibition)
ROCK PAPER SCISSORS, Buchmann Galerie, Berlin

(Art Festival)
Situation Leeds: Contemporary Artists and the Public Realm

(Residency)
Zoo42, 42 New Birggate, Leeds

(Publication)
A Latento Vol.1: Incunabula [w/ Alex Farrar and Iona Smith,], ISSN: 1755-5787

(Bibliography)
Look North, BBC 1, 21 Nov


2006

(Education)
Foundation Diploma (Fine Art), Leeds College of Art