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NAME: Luke Jerram
ADDRESS: Bristol UK
URL: www.lukejerram.com
EMAIL: info@lukejerram.com

Date of Birth: Dec 1974

FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS & AWARDS:
Visiting Senior Research Fellowship at CFPR, University of West of England 2012-2015
ACE Grants for the Arts Programme funding residency at the Glass Hub, UK 2014
British Council - Grants for travel to Tel Aviv 2012 and Mexico City 2014
Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards. Play Me I'm Yours 'Best Public Art' 2013
Fellowship at Museum of Glass, Washington 2011
ACE Grants for the Arts Programme, Touring of Aeolus 2010
25th Rakow Award from The Corning Museum of Glass 2010
EPSRC, PPE Grant with ISVR, University of Southampton 2009
Nominated for Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Visual Artist 2009 & 2005
Nominated for Artes Mundi 4 Prize 2009
ACE Grants for the Arts Programme, Touring of the Dream Director 2008
Institute of Medical Image Award for HIV sculpture 2007
UK Clark Digital Arts Bursary, Watershed Media Centre 2006
AHRC Arts and Science Fellowship at UWE 2005-2006
Drawing Inspiration Award received for educational workshops 2006
Arts and Business Award, Strike a Match 2006
NESTA (National Endowment for Science Technology and Arts) Fellowship 2002-2005
ACE Arts Council Touring grant for Tide 2001
Da2 Digital Arts Development Agency Clarkes Digital Bursary 1999

INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

2014
ArtScience Museum, Singapore. Glass Microbiology
MAC - Museum of Contemporary Art, A Coruna. Spain. Glass Microbiology 
Arts Centre MelbournePlay Me, I'm Yours
Bristol, UK. Park and Slide
La Granja Glass Museum, SpainGlass Microbiology
Museum Micropia, Artis, Amsterdam. Glass Microbiology
Knoxville Museum of Art, USA Japanese Earthquake Sculpture  
Chrysler Museum of Art, USA. Radiometer Chandelier (now on permanent display)
M-Shed, Bristol Little Cloud.
Finnish Glass MuseumGlass Microbiology
B-Side Multimedia Arts Festival. Lullaby 
Incubate Festival, Holland. Lullaby
New British Museum of Art, 21st Century Innovations. Radiometer Chandelier.
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. Play Me, I'm Yours
Mexico City, Crescendi. Play Me, I'm Yours
Lima, Peru. Play Me, I'm Yours
Luxembourg, City Tourist Office commission Play Me, I'm Yours
GenevaPlay Me, I'm Yours 
Paris. Le Community Play Me, I'm Yours
Albany, NY. Play Me, I'm Yours
Stoke-on-Trent, UK. Appetite commission Play Me, I'm Yours
Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Play Me, I'm Yours
Nicosia, Cyprus. Ministry of Education and Culture commission Play Me, I'm Yours
Canary Wharf London, Canary Wharf Group commission Play Me, I'm Yours

2013
UK City of Culture, Derry, N.Ireland. Sky Orchestra
MAD - Museum of Art and Design, NYC, Playing with Fire
Kinetic Chandelier
Digital Art Festival Taipei, Taiwan. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake 
Museum of Glass, Washington.Outgrowth. Crash! (NYSE sculpture) 
Helsinki Festival Launch. Sky Orchestra
National Glass Centre, UK. Kinetic Chandelier (now on permanent display)
Biennale Internationale Design, Saint-Etienne, FranceTōhoku Japanese Earthquake 
Art Museum of China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing.Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake 
Bristol Temple Quarter, Watershed commission of Maya  
Des Moines Art Centre, Ohio.Transparencies. Glass Microbiology
CosmoCaixa Museum, Madrid. Glass Microbiology
Strathmore Museum.USA Pulse: Art and Medicine. Glass Microbiology
NCCD - National Centre for Craft and Design, UK. Glass Microbiology (solo show)
Manchester Science Festival, UK. Synthesis. Glass Microbiology
Pittsburgh Glass Centre, USA. Glass Microbiology
Monterey, USA. Play Me, I'm Yours
Cleveland, USA. International Piano Competition. Play Me, I'm Yours
Geneva, Switzerland. Association Tako. Play Me, I'm Yours
Paris, France. Play Me, I'm Yours
Munich, Germany. Musik mit Kindern Munchen. Play Me, I'm Yours
Boston, USA. Celebrity Series of Boston. Play Me, I'm Yours
Santiago, ChilePlay Me, I'm Yours
Sustrans, Pedal On UK, Bristol.
 Lullaby

2012
Toronto, Canada. Pan Am Games. Play Me, I'm Yours
Shanghai Museum of Glass, China. Glass Microbiology (Swine Flu on permanent display)
Los Angeles, USA. Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra. Play Me, I'm Yours
UMOCA Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City. Play Me, I'm Yours
Canary Wharf, London. Aeolus
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, USA. Glass Microbiology
Beirut Exhibition Centre. Glass Microbiology
Weizmann Institute, Tel Aviv. Intersections. Glass Microbiology and Kinetic Chandelier
Bristol and Bath Science Park, UK. Kinetic Chandelier (on permanent display)
MAD - Museum of Art and Design, NYC. Glasstress. Glass Microbiology
40th International Glass Awards, Toledo, USA. Glass Microbiology
RWA - Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, UK. Glass Microbiology
Heller Gallery, NYC. Glass Microbiology
London, UK. City of London Festival. Play Me, I'm Yours
Grizedale Sculpture, Terra. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake and Glass Microbiology
Alexander Tutsek-Stiftung, Munich, Germany. In the Name of Love. Glass Microbiology
New York Historical Society Museum. Glass Microbiology
Paris, France. Le Community. Play Me, I'm Yours 
Cambridge, UK. Festival of Ideas. Play Me, I'm Yours 
Toowoomba, Australia. Play Me, I'm Yours 
Geneva, Switzerland. Association Tako. Play Me, I'm Yours
Hangzhou, China. Play Me, I'm Yours
Stratford, Canada. Stratford Summer Music. Play Me, I'm Yours 
Salem, USA. Salem Chamber Orchestra. Play Me, I'm Yours

2011
Olympics 2012, London, UK. LIFT commission. Sky Orchestra
United Nations, Palais des Nations, Geneva. Glass Microbiology 
MOMA, Museum of Modern Art, NYC. Talking Ring
Venice Biennale, Italy. Glasstress. Glass Microbiology 
Jerwood Space, London. Rotated data sculptures
Biennale Kijkduin, Hague. Glass Microbiology
GV Art, London, UK. Glass Microbiology 
RIXC, Riga, Latvia. Plant Orchestra
Eden Project, UK. Aeolus
MediaCityUK, SalfordAeolus
Lyme Park, National Trust property, Cheshire. Aeolus
RWA, Bristol. Making of Aeolus 
Arkansas Art Centre, USA. Glass Microbiology
Vertigo IV, Venice. Glass Microbiology
Frequency Festival of Digital Culture 2011, Lincoln, UK. Glass Microbiology 
Bristol and Bath Science Park, UK. Glass Microbiology 
American Museum of Glass. Glass Microbiology 
Grant Bradley Gallery, Bristol, UK. Glass Microbiology
MAVA, Alcorcón, Spain. Exhibition of photographic work.
Heller Gallery, NYC. Glass Microbiology
Bar Lane Studios, York, UK. Sphere of AccuraciesGlass Microbiology
Tilburg, Holland. Incubate. Play Me, I'm Yours
London, UK. City of London Festival. Play Me, I'm Yours
Malta. Play Me, I'm Yours
Austin, Texas, USA. Arts Alliance. Play Me, I'm Yours
Geneva, Switzerland. La Fete de la Musique. Play Me, I'm Yours
Adelaide, Australia. Come Out Festival. Play Me, I'm Yours

2010
Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford, UK. My RSC
European Capital of Culture, Pécs, Hungary. Play Me, I'm Yours
01SJ, San Jose Biennale, USA. Play Me, I'm Yours
National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK. Glass Microbiology
Witte de With, Rotterdam, Holland. 'Just Sometimes..'
Albuquerque International Balloon Museum. 
Wellcome Collection, London. Glass Microbiology
Cincinnati, USA. Play Me, I'm Yours
Belfast, N. Ireland. Play Me, I'm Yours
NYC, USA. Play Me, I'm Yours
Heller Gallery, NYC. Glass Microbiology
Bath International Music Festival, Bath, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours
City of London Festival, London, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours
City of London Festival. 21 Piano Nocturne
Concurs Maria Canals, Barcelona, Spain. Play Me, I'm Yours
Courtauld Institute, London. Glass Microbiology
Blackburn and Burnley. Play Me, I'm Yours
Artprize, Grand Rapids, USA. Play Me, I'm Yours

2009
Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan. Glass Microbiology (Swine Flu sculpture)
De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-on-Sea, UK. The Dream Director
Compton Verney, UK. The Dream Director
FACT, Liverpool, UK. The Dream Director
Cambridge Festival of Ideas & Nightjar, UK. Plant Orchestra 
Wellcome Collection, London. Glass Microbiology (Swine Flu sculpture)
Smithfield Gallery, London. Glass Microbiology (solo show)
Colston Hall, Bristol, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours
The Festival of London, London, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours
Science Gallery, Dublin, Ireland. Past, Present and Future 
Bury St. Edmunds Gallery, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours
The Sydney Festival, Australia. Play Me, I'm Yours

2008
ICA, London. The Dream Director
Mostra SESC des Art Sao Paulo, Brazil. Retinal Memory Volume
Mostra SESC des Art Sao Paulo, Brazil. Play Me, I'm Yours
RSC, Royal Shakespeare Theatre. The Dell, Stratford, UK. Sky Orchestra Grounded
WAVES at HMKV, Germany. Talking Ring
Fierce! Festival, Birmingham, UK. Play Me, I'm Yours

2007
The Sydney Festival, Australia. Sky Orchestra (launching the festival)
Stratford Ontario, Canada. Sky Orchestra
Arnolfini, Bristol, UK. The Dream Director
Fierce! Festival, Birmingham, UK. St.Gabriel's Garden
At-Bristol, UK. The Dream Director

2006
Latvian National Museum of Art, RIXC Festival, Latvia. Talking Ring
Electrofringe, Newcastle Gallery, Australia. Retinal Memory Volume
AWESOME Festival, The Bakery, Australia. Retinal Memory Volume
RSC, Complete Works Festival, Stratford. Sky Orchestra
Compton Verney, UK. Dream Concert
Brunel 200, Bristol, UK. Tunnel Vision

2005
Pheano Museum, Wolfsburg, Germany. Retinal Memory Volume
Experimenta05 Melbourne, Australia. Retinal Memory Volume
ACMI Australian Centre for Moving Image, Melbourne. World Without End. Tide
Maison D'Alleurs, Yverdon, Switzerland. Sky Orchestra

2004
Farnborough Airbase, UK. Arts Catalyst Commission. Ghost Plane
DEAF (Dutch Electronic Art Festival), V2, Rotterdam, Holland. Tide 
Fierce! Festival Dream Concert, Birmingham, UK. Think Tank
Fierce! Festival Birmingham, UK. Sky Orchestra

2003
RIXC Festival, Latvia. Matrix
Bristol, UK. First performance of Sky Orchestra

2002
NOW 2002 Nottingham, UK. Tide
ROM (Royal Ontario Museum), Toronto, Canada. Tide

2001
Site Gallery, Sheffield, UK. Everything is Number. Matrix
Interstanding 4, Tallin, Estonia. Tide
Ferens Art Gallery, Hull, UK. Tide
Plymouth Arts Centre, UK. Tide 
At-Bristol, UK. Tide

2000
Graz 2000, Austria. Retinal Memory Volume
Mostar, Bosnia. Neutral Zone
Spike Island, Bristol, UK. Dialogue through a Door
Beweging 5, Antwerp, Belgium. Retinal Memory Volume

1999
Inter/action, London. Green Man

1998
Cyber98, Centro Cultural de Belem, Portugal. Retinal Memory Volume
Root 98, Lucid, Hull, UK. Retinal Memory Volume
ISEA‘98, International Symposium of Electronic Art, Liverpool, UK. Retinal Memory Volume

1997
3rd Recontres International, A.S.T.A.R.T.I. Gallery, Paris. Retinal Memory Volume
Raum Zeit Sprünge.3, Media Days, Wolfsburg, Germany. Retinal Memory Volume
Osnabrueck Media Arts Festival. EMAF. Germany. Commission of Retinal Memory Volume
University of Wales Institute, Cardiff, Wales. Retinal Memory Volume

ARTWORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Corning Museum, New York 
Museum of Glass, Washington
Knoxville Museum of Art, USA
Shanghai Museum of Glass, China
The Collection - Lincoln Museum, UK
Arkansas Arts Center  
Chazen Museum, Wisconsin, USA 
Alexander Tutsek Foundation, Germany 
The Wellcome Collection, London
MUSE, Trento, Italy
Cosmo Caixa, Barcelona 
University of Southampton 
Bristol and Bath Science Park 
Bristol City Museum 
Institute of Physics 
Pheano Museum, Germany

PUBLICATIONS:
The Book of Drawings+Sketches: Architecture, 2013, Braun Publishing. read
The Lancet Journal of Infectious Diseases Volume 9, Issue 11, Page 668
British Medical Journal Vol 326, Issue 5951 Virus sculptures
The Art of Medicine. 2011 Published by Wellcome Trust read
Nature Journal. Front page. read
Excursions. Vol 2. Academic Journal , Abstract by Naomi Daw. read
Neuse Glas Journal. Spring 2011. Pg34-39
Ecological Urbanism by Pg 184-185ISBN-10: 3037781890
Art and Science Now, Thames and Hudson read
Computers in Entertainment (CIE) archive Volume 8 Issue 1, October 2010 read
Exhibitionism - The Art of Display. ISBN 978-0-9557950-1-5
Irish Arts Review Oct 2009
Science Magazine Vol 326, Issue 5951 
Medicine and Art. Mori Art Museum.  ISBN 978-4-582-2066203
Live Variola Virus. Book by AM Arvin, DM Patel, 2009 ISBN: 0309136903
The Scientist Oct 2009
SEED Magazine Nov 2009
Art in Mind, Book by Luke Jerram published by the Watershed, Bristol. ISBN 978-0-9560356-0-8
Feelings are Always Local by JRBrouwer. Published by V2 Publications. 2004 read
Dreams - Scientific Journal Nov 2006
Bath Royal and Literary & Scientific Institution Vol10  ISSN 1465-8496
The New Astronomy 2006  ISBN 978-1-4020-3723-8
Acoustic Space 6 Waves, RIXC. Aug 2006, ISSN 9771407831009 04
OLATS, April 2004
Acoustic Space Art: Media Architecture, May 2002, ISBN 9984-9538-0-7
More publications.......

EDUCATION:
First Class BA (Hons) DEGREE UWIC 1994-1997
St.Lawrence University, New York, USA 1996
University of Gloucestershire, Foundation 1994

RESIDENCIES:
The Glass Hub, UK 2014
Museum of Glass, Washington 2011
Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol 2009-2011
Sodanklya Geophysical Observatory Lapland, Residency Dec 2003
Watershed Media Arts Centre 2003
RIXC, Riga, Latvia, May 2003
New York. St.Lawrence University, October 2002