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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 (PAST 10 YEARS):
Visiting Fellow at the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, University of West of England (UWE), UK 2018
Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residence Grant at University of Bristol, UK 2017
Arts Council England (ACE) Grants for the Arts Programme (GfA). Artwork with 20-21 Visual Arts, UK 2016
Visiting Senior Research Fellowship at Centre for Fine Print Research, UWE, UK  2012-2015
ACE GfA, 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, USA 2011
ACE GfA, touring of Aeolus 2010
25th Rakow Award from The Corning Museum of Glass, USA 2010
EPSRC, PPE Grant with ISVR, University of Southampton, UK 2009
Nominated for Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award for Visual Artist 2009 & 2005
Nominated for Artes Mundi 4 Prize 2009
ACE GfA, touring of Dream Director 2008
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ARTWORKS IN PUBLIC COLLECTIONS:
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Wellcome Collection, London
Natural History Museum, Kuwait
Corning Museum, New York
Museum of Glass, Washington
MAAS Powerhouse, Melbourne
Shanghai Museum of Glass, China
Museum of Health and Medicine, Tokyo 
Museum Micropia, Amsterdam
Chrysler Museum of Art, USA
Knoxville Museum of Art, USA
Technical University of Denmark
European Museum of Modern Glass
20-21 Visual Arts Centre, UK
The Collection – Lincoln Museum, UK
Arkansas Arts Centre, USA
Deutsches Hygiene-Museum, Germany
Chazen Museum, Wisconsin, USA
Alexander Tutsek Foundation, Germany
MUSE, Trento, Italy
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens, UK
Cosmo Caixa, Barcelona
University of Southampton, UK
Bristol and Bath Science Park, UK
Bristol City Museum, UK
Pheano Museum, Germany

SELECTED INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITIONS (PAST 10 YEARS):
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2018
British Council tour of India. Bangalore, Udaipur, Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi. Museum of the Moon
Natural History Museum, London. Gaia
Commonwealth Games, Australia. Museum of the Moon
Beijing Olympic WaterCube, China. Museum of the Moon
Hangang Art Park , Seoul, S.Korea. Han River Pavilion
Kimmel Center, Philidelphia, USA. Museum of the Moon
Muttart Conservatory, Canada. Museum of the Moon
L’ete festival, Paris, France Museum of the Moon
Leicester Cathedral, UK. Museum of the Moon
Ghent Light Festival, Belgium. Museum of the Moon
Arts Centre Melbourne. Play Me, I’m Yours
Kunitachi, Tokyo. Play Me, I’m Yours
Vivid Sydney, Australia. Gaia
Bluedot Festival,UK. Gaia
Cork Midsummer Festival, Ireland. 1000 Flowers
Oxford University Museum, UK. E.coli
Eden Project UK. Glass Microbiology
National Trust Properties, UK. Harrison’s Garden
St.Georges Concert Hall, Bristol, UK. Apollo 
Bristol Nature Festival, UK. Inhale
University of Bristol Botanic Gardens, UK. Impossible Garden
The Valleys, Wales. Play Me, I’m Yours
ParisPlay Me, I’m Yours
Augsburg, Germany. Play Me, I’m Yours
Arica, Chile. Play Me, I’m Yours

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2017
European Capital of Culture, Aarhus, Denmark. Museum of the Moon
United Nations, Global Platform, Cancun, Mexico. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake sculpture
UK Capital of Culture20-21 Visual Arts Centre. Treasured City
I-Light Festival, Singapore. Ocean Pavilion
National Trust Properties, UK. Harrison’s Garden
Awesome Festival, Perth, Australia. Lullaby
Sheffield Winter Gardens, Launch of Florey Institute, UK. Giant E.coli
Boca Raton Museum of Art, Glasstress USA. Glass Microbiology
European Museum of Modern Glass, Germany. Glass Microbiology
Norfolk & Norwich Festival, UK. Museum of the Moon
Greenwich + Docklands International Festival, UK. Museum of the Moon
Festival Les Tombées de la Nuit, France. Museum of the Moon
Lee Tung Avenue, Hong Kong. Museum of the Moon
Dubai, UAE.  Museum of the Moon
La Caixa Foundation, Barcelona. Museum of the Moon
White Night, Bratislava & Kosice, Slovakia. Museum of the Moon
University of Bristol, UK. Museum of the Moon
Paris, Play Me, I’m Yours
Bristol, UKPlay Me, I’m Yours
Virginia Arts Festival, USAPlay Me, I’m Yours

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2016
Museum of Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan. Glass Microbiology
National Centre for Craft and Design, UK. Invisible Homeless
Oortreders Festival, Dommelhof Theatre, Belgium. Museum of the Moon
Lieux Publics, Marseille, France. Museum of the Moon
Musée d’art et d’histoire, Saint Brieuc, France. Talking Ring
Lakes Alive, Kendal, UK. Museum of the Moon
Findhorn Bay Festival, Brodie Castle, UK. Glass Microbiology
Alexander Tutsek, Germany. Glass Microbiology
New Scientist Live, London, UK. E.coli
Winchester Science Centre, UK. E.coli
20-21 Visual Arts Centre, UK. Invisible Homeless
Le Bon Accueil Gallery, France. Talking Ring
Paris, Le Community. Play Me, I’m Yours
Aberdeen, Scotland Play Me, I’m Yours
Singapore, International Foundation & Play TentPlay Me, I’m Yours
Mesa Art Center, ArizonaPlay Me, I’m Yours
Munich, Germany  Play Me, I’m Yours
Geneva, Switzerland. Play Me, I’m Yours
Boston, USA. Play Me, I’m Yours
Florence, South Carolina. Play Me, I’m Yours

2015
National Trust, European Green Capital. UK commission. Withdrawn
Murano Glass Museum, Italy. Glass Microbiology
Heller Gallery, NYC. Glass Microbiology
Gallery Elena Shchukina, London. Glass Microbiology
K11 Art Space, Hong Kong. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake
Pier-2 Arts Centre, Taipei. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake
Arnolfini, Bristol, UK.  School Commission of Euclid
Wheaton Arts Centre, USA. Keynote speech & performance of Keep on Turning
Lilford Gallery & Canterbury Festival at Canterbury Cathedral, UK. Glass Microbiology
Wellcome Collection, London. Permanent exhibition of Glass Microbiology
Krebs Festival, Sheffield Winter Gardens. Giant E.coli
Brussels Stock Exchange, ‘Behind the Numbers. Stock Exchange Sculpture
Appetite Arts Festival. Stoke-on-Trent, UK. Lullaby
CONNECT! Museums at Night. Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton UK. Harrison’s Garden
Sustrans, Derry-Londonderry UK. Lullaby
Stockholm Kulteral festival. Play Me, I’m Yours
Canterbury Festival & Lilford Gallery, UK. Play Me, I’m Yours
Canary Wharf, London. Play Me, I’m Yours
Paris. Le Community. Play Me, I’m Yours
Hong Kong. Play Me, I’m Yours

2014
Commonwealth Games, GlasgowPlay Me, I’m Yours
Museum Micropia, Artis, Amsterdam. Glass Microbiology
ArtScience Museum, Singapore. Glass Microbiology
Arts Centre MelbournePlay Me, I’m Yours
MAC – Museum of Contemporary Art, A Coruna. Spain. Glass Microbiology
Bristol Art Weekender, UK. Park and Slide
La Granja Glass Museum, Spain. Glass Microbiology
Knoxville Museum of Art, USA. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake
Chrysler Museum of Art, USA. Radiometer Chandelier (on permanent display)
M-Shed, Bristol, UK. Little Cloud
Finnish Glass MuseumGlass Microbiology
B-Side Multimedia Arts Festival, UK. 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
GenevaPlay Me, I’m Yours
Paris. Le Community Play Me, I’m Yours
Nicosia, Cyprus. Ministry of Education and Culture 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)
Art Museum of China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing. Tōhoku Japanese Earthquake
Biennale Internationale Design, Saint-Etienne, FranceTōhoku Japanese Earthquake
Bristol Temple Quarter, Watershed, Maya
Des Moines Art Centre, Ohio.Transparencies. Glass Microbiology
CosmoCaixa Museum, Madrid. 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
Paris, France. 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
Pan Am Games, Toronto, Canada.. 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
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 
Toowoomba, Australia. 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
Arkansas Art Centre, USA. Glass Microbiology
Bristol and Bath Science Park, UK. Glass Microbiology 
American Museum of Glass. Glass Microbiology 
Bar Lane Studios, York, UK. Sphere of AccuraciesGlass Microbiology
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

 

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

RESIDENCIES (PAST 10 YEARS):
Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residence at University of Bristol, UK 2017
The Glass Hub, UK 2014
Museum of Glass, Washington, USA 2011
Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol, UK 2009-2011

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