Adelaide Damoah CV

EDUCATION

1995 – 1999 Kingston University BSc (Hons) Applied Biology

PERFORMANCES

2019 || “Into the Mind of Coloniser” Forum: Of Hosts & Guests, curated by Katherine Finerty, part of Open Space, Mary Ward House, London

2019 || “My First Harassment” in response to Clemence Vazard, Make Space, Euston, London

2019 || “#MYFACE” Visual Diet, M&C Saatchi, London

2018 || My Body is Present. Homage to Ana Mendieta 1 hour. (third of three parts), London

2018 || “My Body is Present”, 31 hour durational performance (second of three parts), London

2018 || “My Body is Present”  Homage to Ana Mendieta 1 hour. (first of three parts, Christie’s Education, London

2018 || Adidas “Calling all Creators” performance Portland Oregon, USA.

2017 || “This is Me: The Inconsistency of the Self” UNFOLD. 3 and 4 October.

2017 || Mami Wata joint performance with Samira Saidi.  Nubuke Foundation Ghana.

2013 || Damoah and Summers live painting performance Vibe Gallery, London.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 || “Genesis” London

2015 || This is Us. London

2011 || Selection of work Venice

2009 || National Centre for Domestic Violence. London

2008 || Supermodels. London

2008 || Black Lipstick. London

2008 || Black Lipstick and Black Brits. London

2006 || Black Brits. London

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019 || Visual Diet, M&C Saatchi, London 2018 || BBFA Presents, BBFA Collective. TAFETA Gallery, London.

2018 || Muse, Model or Mistress? Gallery Different, London.

2018 || Novo Foundation. From Violence to a Place of Power. A Donor + Funder Movement Building to End Sexual Violence. London.

2018 || Platform Southwark. After Cesaire/Modern Tropiques. London.

2018 || Bonhams. “We Face Forward!” London.

2018 || Little Africa Des Gosses. Marrakesh Off the Tracks. Morocco.

2018 || Gallery of Small Things (Bisi Silva). Dakar Biennale, Senegal.

2017 || Gallery of Small Things ( Bisi Silva). ACDF Festival, Lagos, Nigeria.

2017 || “Article 10.” Amnesty International. London.

2017 || Latham and Watkins. “Sankofa.” BBA (Black British Art) + panellist. London.

2017 || UNFOLD Festival. London.

2017 || “Dispersed.” BBFA Collective + 3 Ghana artists. Nubuke Foundation (+Chale Wote)

2017 || “A Seat at the Table” 198 Gallery, London.

2016 || “Untitled.” + panellist with BBA (Black British Art). Latham Watkins LLP ,London

2016 || UK Youth Charity auction. Canary Wharf, London.

2015 || TEDx Euston. Vision to Reality. BBFA Collective. London.

2015 || AACDD Festival, BBFA Collective. Bargehouse Gallery, Oxo Tower, London.

2011 || Work on permanent display at Hotel Locanda, Venice, Italy

2009 || British Art in the 21st Century. Opera Gallery Budapest Hungary.

2009 || Screen Nation Awards Bafta, Piccadilly, London.

2007 || I2U gallery Ladbrook Grove, London.

2006 || Francophone Space African Arts Portsmouth UK.

2005 || Buffalo film festival Clapham UK.

SELECTED TALKS

2018 || Keeping London Creative. Panel discussion. Robert Elms.  Urban Village Fete. London.

2018 || Cass Art- Be Smart About Art. London- Working Together – The Opportunities + Challenges of Artist Collectives

2017 || GAFRA, London. Interview host- Art Discussion with Dagmar Van Weegle & Rewa.

2017 || Syracuse University, London. Guest lecturer. Non verbal communication- “This is Me.”

2017 || Nubuke Foundation, Ghana. Chair person “ Is there such a thing as a women’s perspective in art or is art just art?”

2017 || British Library Caribbean In/Securities and Creativity: Diasporic Dialogues. In partnership with Goldsmith’s University. Panellist. ‘The Value of Black British Female Artists in Western Art.’

2017 || Gallery of African Art, Mayfair. Art Discussion Interview host for Marie Genevieve Morin