NAME: Luke Jerram

Date of Birth: Dec 1974

Visiting Fellow at the Faculty of Health and Applied Sciences, UWE 2018
Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residence Grant at University of Bristol 2017
ACE Grants for the Arts Programme. Artwork with 20-21 Visual Arts, UK 2016
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

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
Bristol and Bath Science Park
Bristol City Museum
Pheano Museum, Germany


British Council tour of India. Bangalore, Udaipur, Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi. Museum of the Moon
Commonwealth Games, Australia. Museum of the Moon
Beijing Olimpic WaterCube, China. Museum of the Moon
Azkuna Zentroa, Bilbao, Spain. Museum of the Moon
Hangang Art Park, Seoul, S.Korea. Han River Pavilion
Arts Centre Melbourne. Play Me I’m Yours
Kunitachi, Tokyo. Play Me I’m Yours
Vivid Sydney. Australia Earth
Bluedot Festival. UK. Earth
Cork Midsummer Festival, Ireland. 1000flowers
Oxford University Museum, UK.  E.coli
Eden Project UK. Glass Microbiology
National Trust – Gunby Hall, UK. Harrison’s Garden
National Trust – Penryn Castle, Wales. Harrison’s Garden
St.Georges Concert Hall, Bristol Apollo launch
Bristol Nature Festival, UK. Inhale
Botanical Gardens, Bristol, UK. Impossible Garden
Arica, Chile. Play Me I’m Yours
Grand Geneva, Switzerland. Play Me I’m Yours
Augsburg, Germany Play Me I’m Yours
L’ete festival, Paris, France Museum of the Moon
Tombees de la Nuit, Rennes, France. Museum of the Moon
Ghent Light Festival, Belgium. Museum of the Moon
W5, Belfast. Museum of the Moon
Leicester Cathedral, Museum of the Moon
UZ Arts, Glasgow, Scotland. Museum of the Moon
Kelburn Garden Party, Scotland. Museum of the Moon
Tintern Abbey, Wales. Museum of the Moon
Tall Ship Regatta, Liverpool, Museum of the Moon
ZAT, Montpellier, France. Museum of the Moon
Polytech Festival, Moscow, Russia. Museum of the Moon
Kimmel Center, Philideliphia, USA. Museum of the Moon
Scene Nationale de GapMuseum of the Moon
Galway International Arts Festival. Museum of the Moon
Timber Festival, UK. Museum of the Moon
Muttart Conservatory,  Canada. Museum of the Moon
Zsolnay Light Festival, Pecs, Hungary. Museum of the Moon
Kelburn Garden Party, Scotland. Museum of the Moon
Stratford Summer Music,  Canada. Museum of the Moon
Olala Festival, Lienz, Austria. Museum of the Moon
Theater op de Markt Festival, Hasselt, Belgium. Museum of the Moon
Zomerparkfeest, Venlo, Netherlands.Museum of the Moon
The Big Feast Festival, Stoke on Trent, UK.Museum of the Moon
Cirk Aalast, Belgium.Museum of the Moon
Freedom Festival, Hull, UK.Museum of the Moon
British Science Festival, Hull.Museum of the Moon
Gravity Fields Festival, Grantham, UK. Museum of the Moon

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, Nostell Priory, Wakefield, UK. Harrison’s Garden (National Trust Tour)
National Trust, Castle Drogo, Exeter, UK. Harrison’s Garden (National Trust Tour)
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
RWA, UK. Glass Microbiology
At-Bristol, UK. 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
TEC ART, Rotterdam, Netherlands. Museum of the Moon
GOGBOT Festival, Netherlands. Museum of the Moon
White Night, Riga, Latvia. Museum of the Moon
Terni Festival, Italy. Museum of the Moon
Light Night Leeds, UK. Museum of the Moon
Lee Tung Avenue, Hong Kong. Museum of the Moon
Plaisirs d’Hiver Winterpret, Brussels. Museum of the Moon
Dubai, UAE.  Museum of the Moon
Woolwich Winter Warmer, GDIF. London. Museum of the Moon
La Caixa Foundation, Barcelona. Museum of the Moon
Comic Con, New York. Museum of the Moon
The Guildhall, Derry, NI. Museum of the Moon
Festival of Imagineers, Coventry, UK. Museum of the Moon
White Night, Kosice, Slovakia. Museum of the Moon
White Night, Bratislava, Slovakia. Museum of the Moon
Oerol Festival, Netherlands. Museum of the Moon
University of Bristol, UK. Museum of the Moon
Think Tank, Birmingham, UK. Museum of the Moon
Florence, SC, USA. Play Me, I’m Yours
Augsburg, Germany. Play Me, I’m Yours
Paris, Play Me, I’m Yours
Bristol, UKPlay Me, I’m Yours
MunichPlay Me, I’m Yours
GenevaPlay Me, I’m Yours
Virginia Arts Festival, USAPlay Me, I’m Yours

Museum of Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan. Glass Microbiology
NCCD, 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
Stamp Gallery, Maryland USA. 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


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, Bristol, UK. Lullaby
Sustrans, Derry-Londonderry UK. Lullaby
Stockholm Kulteral festival. Play Me, I’m Yours
Munich, Germany. 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
Florence, S. Carolina, USA. Play Me, I’m Yours
Geneva, Switzerland. Play Me, I’m Yours
Hong Kong. Play Me, I’m Yours


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
Museo do Vidreo da Marinha Portugal. Glass Microbiology
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, NYPlay Me, I’m Yours
Stoke-on-Trent, UK. Appetite commission Play Me, I’m Yours
Nicosia, Cyprus. Ministry of Education and Culture commission Play Me, I’m Yours


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 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.

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
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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Inter/action, London. Green Man

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

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

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…….

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

Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residence at University of Bristol 2017
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