Steve Dutton
Curriculum Vitae

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Exhibitions and Projects
2011
The Stag and Hound. (Dutton & Swindells) PSL Leeds.
2009/2010
Unspeaking Engagements (Dutton & Swindells) Chulalongkorn Art Centre, Bangkok and LGP, Coventry
2009
Gallery Incubator, (Dutton & Swindells) Seoul
2009
The Institute of Beasts Kuando Museum of Fine Art, (Dutton & Swindells) Taipei
2008
Preoccupations: Things Artists Do Anyway (Dutton & Swindells) Studio Bibliothèque Hong Kong
2008
Ssamzie Contemporary Art Space International Residency Seoul, Korea (Dutton & Swindells)
2008
Faith Promo Alonso Gallery, London, UK (Dutton & Swindells)
2007
Faith. Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax, UK
2007
A little bit goes a long way Consortium, Amsterdam, Netherlands (Dutton & Swindells)
2007
Un Jour de Beauté. (with Alec Shepley) The Nunnery, Bow, London
2007
Autobiobliophiles Studio Bibliothèque Hong Kong. ( Dutton & Swindells)
2006
The Dog and Duck Kookmin Art Gallery, Seoul, S.Korea ( Dutton & Swindells )
2006
Text + Work = “Work”, Text + Work Gallery, Bournemouth UK ( Dutton & Swindells )
2005
project for Art-Omma. On line Magazine ed. by Sharon Kivland and Jaspar Joseph-Lester. Issue no 11. Art and text: Inscription http://www.art-omma.org/NEW/issue%2011/editorial.html
2005
Folklore APT Gallery London (Dutton & Swindells)
2005
Emergency 2 Aspex Gallery Portsmouth UK (Dutton & Swindells)
2005
Luassanne Underground Film Festival Showing Similar to Nothing. (Hawley and Dutton)
2005
VAD Festival Internacional de Vídeo i Arts Digitals the Annual Girona Film Festival Showing Similar to Nothing. (Hawley and Dutton)
2005
Txtrapolis. (Dutton & Swindells) NAFA Gallery Singapore
2005
Sex Death and Flat Pack Furniture Explorations on narrative through lens and book. Holden Gallery MMU Manchester
2005
S1/Salon ( Jan ) Eurythymy Showing similar to nothing by Hawley and Dutton S1 Artspace Sheffield UK
2004
Host 4 Cinema. Nov. 10th Showroom Cinema Sheffield Cornwall Film festival 2004 12th-14th Nov ( Falmouth art arts centre ) Side Cinema Newcastle ( 2005 )
2004
Do Something for Floating IP Floating IP Manchester
2004
Site for Unbuilding. Two person show with Alec Shepley touring Wrexham Arts Centre and Oriel Davies Newtown
2004
[Shift} - E merged D. Site specific projects. Leeds UK 15th March- 3rd April. (Dutton & Swindells)
2003
S1 Alternative Action Plan (Dutton & Swindells) Sheffield UK
2003
Look to this Day Castlefield Gallery Manchester UK
2003
Plaza text intervention into Sheffield Newspapers ( Dutton & Swindells as Suns of the Desert )
2003
Brown - field Site (Dutton & Swindells as Suns of the Desert ) Sheffield ART 03 Sheffield UK UK
2003
Entropic Gym Variation ( Dutton/ Peacock / Swindells) Sheperd Gallery Reno Nevada U.S.A.
2002
Power to the People ( Dutton/ Peacock / Swindells ) Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener Ontario Canada
2002
Entropic Gym Mercer Union ( Dutton/ Peacock / Swindells ) Toronto Canada
2001
The Vanishing City, ( Dutton & Peacock ) Programa Mexico City, Mexico
2001
"On Vanishing" ( Dutton & Peacock ) Globe Gallery, North Shields, U.K.
2001
The Value of Straight thinking ( Dutton & Peacock ) OMAC Belfast.U.K.
2001
Province, ( Dutton & Peacock ) Bilbo Arte Bilbao, Spain
2001
Kayakoy, ( Dutton / Peacock / Swindells) Catalyst Arts Belfast, U.K.
2001
Province, ( Dutton & Peacock with Mel Jordan ) Mappin Gallery Sheffield, U.K.
2001
On Vanishing ( Dutton & Peacock ) Site Gallery, Sheffield U.K.
2001
On Vanishing ( Dutton & Peacock ) Mid-Pennine Arts, Burnley U.K.
2000
Kayakoy ( Dutton/ Peacock/ Swindells) Pekao Toronto, Canada
2000
NEO ( Dutton & Peacock) Waygood and Globe Gallery Newcastle and South Shields U.K
2000
Cast by Inertia ( Dutton & Peacock) Site Specific project through Galerie W139 Amsterdam, Netherlands
2000
Vim and Vigour. Dutton & Swindells as Suns of the Desert S1 Artspace Projects Sheffield U.K.
2000
Box Project, Museum of Installation. Touring Angel Row, Nottingham. U.K.
1999
Box Project, Museum of Installation.Box Project. Touring Galerie 111 Oslo Norway
1999
Yesterday, Quicksand ( Dutton & Peacock ) Florence Trust London U.K.
1999
Disaster ( Dutton & Peacock ) Gallery Fresh London U.K.
1999
Haunted ( Dutton & Peacock ) S1 Artspace/Projects Sheffield U.K.
1999
Mockapocalyptics ( Dutton & Peacock ) Optica Montreal Canada
1999
A disturbance of Memory on the Acropolis ( Dutton & Peacock ) The Centre for Freudian Research London U.K.
1998
Vesuvius ( Dutton & Peacock ) Photo 98 Commission Rotherham Museum and Art Gallery U.K.
1998
S1 Specs Site specific work in Sheffield Centre ( an S1 project )
1998
Plague-orgy-time ( Dutton & Peacock ) A.G.W. Windsor, Ontario Canada
1997
Apocotropes ( Dutton & Peacock ) Mappin Gallery Sheffield U.K.
1997
La Musee Imaginaire Part 1 ( Dutton & Peacock ) Museum of Installation London. U.K. 1997 Plague-orgy-time ( Dutton & Peacock ) Lewisham Art-house,London U.K.


Artists book works, catalogues and publications
2011
The Institute of Beasts. Published by Site Gallery, distributed by Cornerhouse with an essay by Emma Cocker ISBN 9781899926138
2009
Unspeaking Engagements pub. by the Art Centre, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok.
2008
‘Preoccupations: Things Artists Do Anyway’ (Dutton & Swindells) Studio Bibliothèque Hong Kong Ed. Cornelia Erdmann and Michael Lee Hong Hwee ISBN 978-988-17635-1-8
2008
Ssamzie Space/9th Open studio catalogue. See http://ssamziespace.com
2006
Text + Work = Work. Co-written with Steve Swindells. Published by the Arts Institute at Bournemouth ISBN 0-901196-11-8
2005
Misleading Epiphenomena. Pub. Artwords Press Co-authors. Dr Steve Swindells, Dr. Barbara Penner ISBN 0954390873
2003
Power to the people Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener. Exhibition and symposium catalogue ISBN 0-9730384-1-1
2003
Site + Sight. Translating Cultures. Earl Lu Gallery, Exhibition catalogue Singapore. ISBN 981-04-6705-2
2002
Daylight. Artist’s publication. Co-author Steve Swindells ISBN 1843870010
2001
On Vanishing. ISBN 1 899926 80 1
2002
Transmission: Speaking and Listening. Vol.1 Pub. Cornerhouse Press.ISBN 0 86339 986 X
2000
Entropic Gym Produced for Mercer Union Centre For Contemporary Art ISBN 0-921527-56-X
2000
Province Exhibition catalogue ISBN 0863399231
2000
Kayakoy ( texts by Sons of the Desert ) Produced for exhibition of the same name at Pekao Gallery, Toronto ISBN 086 3399142
1999
"Carry on up the Forefront ( of the blunt edge of painting)" catalogue essay to "Haecciatus Star", the work of Steve Swindells.
1998
Vesuvius ISBN 086 339 9197
2000
Vim and Vigour Image-text as “Sons of the Desert”. Exhibition catalogue ISBN 0 863399045
1997
"Quarterlight" ( Published by The workstation ). ISBN 1 902186 00 1


Conference papers, articles, Journals
2011
Conference Paper at ‘Creativity, Play and the Imagination’ Teachers College, Columbia University, New York. May 26th- 28th
2011
The Institute of Beasts Conference Paper July conference at the ATHENS institute for Education and Research.
2011
Cuts in Culture. AN magazine. July/Aug 2011 p 19.Co- written with Katriona Beales
2010
On the Specificity of Biennials. AN Magazine. Dec. 2011
2010
Contradictions, Malapropisms and Tensions within a Contemporary Art Practice.Conference paper. July conference at the ATHENS institute for Education and Research. Fine and Performing Arts.Clueless.
2010
The Mind's eye in the severed head of the works of M.K. Ho. Essay in "Landscapes in the Brain" ISBN 978-957417162-0, pub. Ho Huang-Ching, "The Landscape in Brian". Works by M.K.Ho
2009
The Institute of Beasts Journal of Writing in Creative Practice Print ISSN: 1753-5190 Volume: 2. Issue: 1 Cover date: July 2009 Page(s): 117-125
2008
post-conceptual artists’ practices Writing Encounters conference paper. ( Dutton and Swindells ) York St. John University, UK. ( Sept.)
2007
The teleportation of Neil Webb http://blocprojects.co.uk/discourse/dutton-on-webb/
2007
Apocotropes Journal of Visual Arts Practice ISSN: 14702029 Vol 6. Issue 3 pp 251-256
2007
Something like nothing happens anywhere A-N commissioned research papers Dec 2007
2006
Curatorial questions around the British Art Show. A-N Magazine. Nov 2006
2006
Biennials and “Biennials” AN magazine June 2006
2006
Why Sheffield art 05 is not a Biennial. Spec T symposium. Sheffield 2006
2005
The space is ready and waiting Bloc Discourse http://blocprojects.co.uk/discourse
2001
Sense of Place’, Society for Photographic Education West Region Conference, November 2002. Paper: Artists Collaborations. California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco, US


Bibliography
2011
Moves towards the Incomprehensible Wild Emma Cocker Art and Research- A Journal of Ideas, Contexts and Methods Volume 4. No. 1. Summer 2011. ISSN 1752-6388 http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/v4n1/cocker.php http://www.artandresearch.org.uk/
2010
The work of Dutton and Swindells Photonet Magazine ( S.Korea ). Jan issue.
2009
Dissolving boundaries Bangkok Post published on10/09/2009
2006
Perspectives on practice AN magazine special publication May 2006
2005
AN Magazine Future Space April 2005
2005
Davies, L. December 2004 p46 ‘Site for Un-Building’ review: Buzz Magazine, Cardiff
2004
Empire of the Senses Installation art in the new millennium. Olivera, Petry, Oxley. Pub.Thames and Hudson. ISBN 0-500-23808-1
2004
Clark, R. November 20-26, 2004 p37 ‘Site for Un-Building’ review: ‘The Guide’, Guardian Newspapers
2001
Source Magazine. Upside down and playing backwards Siun Hanrahan. Issue 27. P38-39
2001
CIRCA, June 2001, Issue 96, p 43-45 “Cartography: The City”. By Suzanna Chan
2001
“Province”. Guardian Newspaper main review. March 17th by Alfred Hickling
2001
“On Vanishing”. Guardian Newspaper main review. January 17th 2001. By Robert Clarke
2000
Reflected in a Distant Mirror. Toronto Globe and Mail. Oct.7th 2000. By Gary Michael Dault
2001
AN web. Artists’ Stories. Collaborative Working. www.anweb.co.uk
2001
AN Magazine March 2000. Enriched Mix. David Macintosh. P10-13
1999
AN Magazine November 99-Talking Space .p 12-15
1997
Frieze. April 1997. p87 “Musee Imaginaire” Museum of Installation. Izi Glover
1997
“Untitled” May 1997. No 13. p 25-26 “Plague-orgy-time and Musee Imaginaire” . Sharon Kivland.


Related Activities
Jan. 2011 to date
Elected member of the National AIR Council
Nov. 2010
Founder member Coventry Contemporary Art Forum
Nov. 2008
Peer reviewer for the Vienna Science and Technology Fund/ Art and Sciences Call 2008.
2008
Trustee. Coventry Artspace
2004 to date
Director Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum
1996
Trustee. S1 Artspace/Projects, Sheffield
1995
Founder: S1 Artspace/Projects, Sheffield


Curated projects
2008 onwards
Director Of Lanchester Gallery Projects ( LGP )
2005 onwards
Director Of Sheffield Contemporary Art Forum, Co-Curated Art Sheffield projects 05, 08, 10