Thorsten Knaub

Solo Exhibitions & Screenings




Listening Station – music for abandoned structures and shakuhachi
CD project limited edition (1000) & screening of associated short film at Project/Number, London.
Dark Cloud. Project Space 11 – HOW TO LOOK? Plymouth, UK.
Counterweight. (Screening + Q&A) OUTPOST Gallery, Norwich, UK.
The Cinema Machine. Metro Cinema, Derby, UK.
Counterweight. Film Premiere & launch of DVD edition about Chris Burden's installation 'The Flying Steamroller'.
South London Gallery, London.
The Cinema Machine. Outpost Gallery. Norwich, UK.
Launch of – an online archive of year-long GPS project.
Between Fast-Food and Eternity. Städtische Galerie. Erlangen, Germany.

Selected Group Exhibitions & Screenings














Nuit Blanche 2014. Vers ceux que nous sommes. Site-specific video projection
Stationary Play Series at 'Les Arènes de Lutèce' at the Nuit Blanche in Paris, France.
CAPITAL. George and Jørgen Gallery. London, UK.
Scale and Place. Tower Hamlets Spring Open. Mile End Art Pavilion. Selected by Rise Art & ALISN London.
Cartografias da web arte: 3x3. ONLINE exhibition selected by the University Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brasil.
Mostyn Open. Oriel Mostyn Gallery. Llandudno Wales.
Urbanea. Museo del Calzado de Inca, Mallorca, Spain.
Total Recall. Concourse Gallery. Byam Shaw School of Art. London, UK.
Poetique du Chantier. Musée-Château d'Annecy. Annecy, France.
intheirownwords. Bank Street Art Gallery. Sheffield, UK.
Something I Don't Do. Flowers East Gallery. London, UK.
Space is the Place. NCAD Gallery. National College of Art & Design. Dublin, Ireland.
Jerwood Drawing Prize. Winchester Discovery Center, Winchester;
Bury St. Edmunds Art Gallery, Bury St. Edmunds; UK.
Anonyme Zeichner Nr. 9. Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien. Berlin, Germany.
Jerwood Drawing Prize. Jerwood Space, London;
Summerfield Gallery, University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham; UK.
Kunstwerk Bazaar. OUTPOST Gallery. Norwich, UK.
Metalandscapes. Deichtorcenter. 4th Triennale of Photography. Hamburg, Germany.
imagineacity. Owens Art Gallery. Mount Alison University, Canada.
Phase Space. Brunswick Gallery. London, UK.
Metalandscapes. Fundació Pilar i Joan Miró. Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
Roza-mira 07. Film, Art & Performance Festival. Moscow, Russia.
Dream Home. Novas Gallery. London, UK.
Haiku Film Festival. During Premiers Plans - Angers Film Festival. Angers, France.
Arcade. London Westside. New Media Arts Festival. Westbourne Studios. London, UK.
lEXiff 2002-2022. Experimental International Film Festival. Cinewest. Sydney, Australia.
Can We Break The Speed Of Light? . Claremont Art Space. Shot by the Sea Festival. Hastings, UK.
Haiku Film Festival. During Scopitone's Festival, Nantes, France.
EcoPoetics. Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival. Ithaca College, NY, USA.
Another Product. Part of Cornerhouse Projects/Social Work: Four Live Projects.
Exhibition in the Café/Bar of Cornerhouse Gallery, UK.
The Flag Project. 254 Bethnal Green Rd. London, UK.
What's That Sound. Antimatter Underground Film Festival. International Video Art Festival.
Open Space. Victoria, BC Canada.
SHOP! An exhibition honouring the greatest month of consumerism. space-twotentwo, London, UK.
Shot by the Sea. Film & Video Festival. Electric Cinema. Hastings, UK.
60-seconds. 94 one minute video pieces by 85 artists from the UK, Europe, USA, Canada and the Far East,
space-twotentwo, 291 Gallery, London and Dark Light Film Festival Dublin, Ireland.
Like beads on an abacus designed to calculate infinity. Rockwell Gallery. London, UK.
The Deceleration Project. 27 Spital Square. London, UK.
Chockerfuckingblocked. Jeffrey Charles Gallery. London, UK.
Hasta La Vista. The Mission Gallery. London, UK.
Evidence – Post-Performance Practice. Essor Gallery Project Space. London, UK.
Less is a bore, humans need more! The Mission Gallery. London, UK.
Club Club Club. Le Confort Moderne. Poitiers, France.
No Sleep 'til Hammersmith. Central Space. London, UK.
What's Wrong? The Trade Apartment. London, UK. [
Drawing the Central Space. Art Upstream. Central Space. London, UK.
CartøønÁge. The Trade Apartment. London, UK.
Mostyn Open 11. Oriel Mostyn Gallery. LLandudno, Wales.
Camden Open. Selected by Tim Head. Shirley House Showroom. London, UK.




Dark Cloud. Solo project for Project Space 11 for their inaugural exhibition programme How to Look?
The Agent 60'. Special 60" version of Martin Wagner's feature film 'The Agent'.
GPS Erasure (Sa Dragonera) & GPS Miró. Site-specific projects for Metalandscapes at Fundació Miró,
Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
Counterweight. Film about the South London Gallery's off-site project 'The Flying Steamroller' by Chris Burden.
GPS Erasure (The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea) . Site-specific project for the Arcade exhibition at Westbourne Studios, London.

Scholarships, Awards and Residencies


Digital Artist Residency. with Henry Compton School at CLC Kingwood, London.
British Council Grant. Metalandscapes exhibition at Miró Foundation, Mallorca. Palma de Mallorca, Spain.
LabCulture. Lighthouse Media Centre, Brighton. Digital Workshop.
Artist Access to Art Colleges (AA2A). Residency. Barnet College, London.
Professional & Vocational Award. The British Academy and Humanities Research Board.
Project Award. Slade School of Art, London.
Scholarship from the Byam Shaw School of Art for BA (Hons).

Visiting Artist, Talks & Lecturing






Artist Talk & workshop at London College of Communication with students from the BA Photography course.
Visiting Artist. One-day workshop with photography students from Camberwell College of Art, BA (Hons).
Q&A & screening of short film Counterweight. OUTPOST Gallery, Norwich, UK.
Talk & screening. The Cinema Machine. Metro Cinema, Derby, UK.
Artist Talk & Tutoring. Camberwell College of Art, BA (Hons) Photography students.
Part-time Lecturer BTEC Visual Arts (Mulitmedia). Kingsway College, London.
Visiting Artist. Foundation BTEC Film & Video. The Arts Institute at Bournemouth.
Artist Talk. Foundation Studies Film/Video. The Arts Institute at Bournemouth.
Part-time Lecturer HNC Multimedia Design and Authoring. Kingsway College, London.
Part-time Lecturer at Foundation Diploma Film & Media. The Arts Institute at Bournemouth.
Visiting Lecturer at Art & Design Foundation Studies, Kensington & West London College.
Artist Talk & Tutoring. Fine Art BA (Hons). The Arts Institute at Bournemouth.
Artist Talk & Tutoring, Video Workshop with students of BA (Hons) Fine Art at Byam Shaw School of Art.
Artist Talk & Sessional Lecturer. Art & Design Foundation Studies at Barnet College, London.



MA in Fine Art Media at the Slade School of Art , London.
BA (Hons) Fine Art. First Class. Byam Shaw School of Art , London.
BTEC Diploma Foundation Studies in Art & Design. Distinction. Newham College of Further Education, London.


Rose Goldsen Archive of New Media Art. Cornell University Library. Ithaca, NY, USA. Curator: Timothy Murray.

You can view a longer CV here.