A M Y    P E N N I N G T O N




Islington Mill Art Academy 2008 – 2011

Sheffield University, Art therapy foundation course, 2008

Manchester Metropolitan University, BA (hons) 1st class, Film and media studies with practice, 2005

S O L O        E X H I B I T I O N S

‘Assuming too much’, Hotel Elephant, London – up coming 30/09/16

‘BARBER SHOP’ Enclave, London, 2015

‘As the landscape is changing I am still here feeding the birds’, Islington mill, Manchester 2010

S E L E C T E D       G R O U P      E X H I B I T I O N S

‘Europa’, Transition gallery, London, 2016

‘Dolly Mixtures’, Nunnery gallery, London, 2016

‘Wheelin ‘N Dealin’, The Mildmay Collective, Print House Gallery, London 2015

‘Little Friends’ installation/Performance Battersea Art centre, London 2015

‘Making Places’, Pump House Gallery, London,  2014

‘All the women that inspire us’ Interactive drawing performance, Tag collective, South Street Arts, Reading,  2014

‘Mise en scene’ , Bermondsey project space , London , curated by Cullinan Richards, 2013

‘Meet the artists’, Orleans House Gallery, London, 2013

‘t’H’ere ‘ Project row houses, Houston , USA , 2013

‘Bow arts open show’, Bermondsey project space, London, 2012

‘Lucky Dip’, Camberwell arts festival, Site specific installation, London, 2012

‘Craftworks’, The international Anthony Burgess foundation, Manchester, 2011

‘Object lessons’, Islington mill / Working Class Movement Library, Manchester, 2010

‘Other forms of life’ (with Bik Van der pol), Islington mill, Manchester, 2010

‘UNSUNG Fest’, Contact theatre, Manchester, 2010

‘BOX OFFICE’, Salford train station, Salford, 2010

‘Trade city'(With Becky Shaw), Manchester, 2009

‘Talkshow’, (with Islington mill art academy), ICA , London, 2009

‘Not at this address’, Bury art gallery and museum, Manchester, 2009

A R T I S T    R E S I D E N C I E S

‘Open Barbers’, Residency, funded by the Arts Council England London , May-Oct 2016 , On going

‘Arcade Of Nelson’ with In-situ, Brierfield/Nelson , Lancashire, May-Sept 2016 , On going

‘The Mildmay Collective’ , Mildmay care home (Notting Hill Housing) funded by the Arts Council England, Islington Council, Cripplegate Foundation , London, June 2014 – May 2015

‘Research and development younger years’, Battersea art centre, February 2015

‘Artist explorers’ The residency is managed by Orleans House Gallery in partnership with the Arts Council England, London Transport Museum, Fulham Palace, Kingston Museum and PM Gallery, London, Dec 2012 – April 2013

‘Drawer in residence’, ‘Every street has a story to tell’, commissioned by ‘Small things’ and ‘Manchester city council’, April 2013

‘In – Residence 001’ with In-situ, Brierfield, Lancashire, Dec- 2012 – March 2013

‘Exploring Landscapes’ Creativity works/Arts council, Ribble Valley, Oct-Nov 2012

‘Berlinspace’, Film making residency (With Terry Smith), May 2009

‘Merz Barn’, Cumbria, July, 2008

‘Berlinspace’, Free art school, May- June 2008


Grants for the arts – ACE ‘The Mildmay Collective’, 2014

Applause Rural Touring, Development Award, 2014

‘Flogo’, Winning Logo created for #saveoldflo campaign, Artist Bob and Roberta Smith, 2012