Susan Morris


1962 born in Birmingham, UK
1984 BA (Hons) Birmingham College of Art (now UCE)
1991 MA Goldsmiths College, University of London
1998-2000 Goldsmiths College, University of London
(Two year research bursary with studio)
2007 PhD, University of the Arts, London
(Three-year full time studentship, 2004-2006)

Select Solo Exhibitions

2016 "Susan Morris - Self Moderation", CentrePasquArt, Biel, Switzerland
2014 "A Work in Progress", Stags Head, London
2012 "Susan Morris: Untitled Motion Capture Drawings", Art Exchange, University of Essex

"Sun Dial: Night Watch", Permanent installation of tapestries at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

"Susan Morris: Untitled Motion Capture Drawings", London Gallery West, London
2011 "Sun Dial: Night Watch", Cheltenham Science festival, Cheltenham (exhibition of tapestry)
2009 "Sontag Montag: Drawings, Recordings and Diagrams", Five Years, London
2008 "False Friends", with Clive Hodgson, Five Years, London
2007 "Our Period", with Mathew Hale, Five Years, London
2002 "Between Two Deaths", Museum Van Nagsael, Rotterdam

Select Group Exhibitions

2017 "Intuition", Palazzo Fortuny, Venice

"En L'Occurrence", CEEAC, Strasbourg

"No Secrets!", ERES-Stiftung, München
2016 "Thinking in Algorithms", Scheublein + Bak, Zürich

"...und eine welt noch", Kunsthaus Hamburg, Germany
2015 "Compression", Ormston House, Ireland
2013 "La Collection Impossible", Fondation Fernet-Branca à Saint-Louis, France

"Whisper Down the Lane", Gallery 400, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

"Biennial Fundraising Exhibition", Drawing Room, London (3D print developed and supported by Inition, London)
2012 "Motion Capture: Drawing and the Moving Image in Contemporary Art", Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, toured to the Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny, Ireland
2009 "Timewarp", CRAC, Alsace, France

"Free Association", Area 53, Vienna
2008 "Honey Honig", AutoItalia, London

"Underwood", Ballhaus Ost, Berlin
2007 "Video Art Festival", Prague, Czechoslovakia

"Viva Exhibition" (for PhD), Central St Martins College, University of the Arts, London
2006 "Frenzy", The Metropole Galleries, Folkestone

"The Society of London Ladies", Paris

"Outdoors", Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London
2003 "Adddiction", Co-curator and exhibitor, London

"Sense and Nonsense", Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London

"Tender Prey", Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam,
(Performance component of piece supported by British Council)

"The Group of Seven", Platform Gallery, London
2002 "Silence and Darkness", (Co-curator and exhibitor), Outline, Amsterdam


2015 Sun Dial: Night Watch _ Tapestry Dossier, artists' book with essay "Marking Time" by Margaret Iversen
2012 Drawing in the Dark, article published by Tate Papers, November 2012 (Issue 18).Part of a special edition on Involuntary Drawing, edited by Professor Margaret Iversen
2010 Drawing a Blank, Illustrated essay for JCFAR, Vol 20. (Journal of the Centre for Freudian Research and Analysis)
2009 Sontag Montag: Drawings, Recordings and Diagrams by Susan Morris. Exhibition catalogue, with essays by Ed Krčma, Margaret Iversen and Briony Fer. Edited by Deirdre OʼDwyer. Published by Five Years
2008 Our Periodical ('Combination Piece No. 2'), with Mathew Hale
2007 On My Nervous Illness, Artistsʼ Book. PhD submission, University of the Arts, London
2006 Platform 1998–2006. Gallery Retrospective Catalogue, contributor (Documentation of three exhibitions), launched June 2006, Platform Gallery, London
Frenzy, Text for catalogue accompanying exhibition ʻFrenzyʼ, Metropole Galleries, Folkestone, supported by the Arts Council, published by Five Years
2003 Tender Prey, Text for catalogue of exhibition ʻTender Preyʼ, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, supported by the British Council, published by Marc Hulson and Mariette Rensen, Amsterdam