The Problems of Explaining a Thunk
Fremantle Arts Centre, Australia
22 November 2013 - 19 January 2014
Floor Plan for an Institution - The Gallery at The Meter Room, Coventry
Thursday 28 February 8am-9pm
Grand Union presents a radio programme of sound works, readings and music will be
broadcast on BASIC.FM and played live at The Meter Room. The programme, edited from
128kbps Objects, produced and curated by OR-BITS.COM considers the gallery, what it might
be and how objects might be displayed and experienced within, outside or in-between it.
m a c h i n i c d r i f t
Steven Dickie & Pete McPartlan
The Lombard Method
22 February to 2 March 2013 | Opening: 21 February, 6-8pm
Network Music Festival have invited Samuel Rodgers to curate an exhibition of installation
work as part of this year's festival. Taking the notion of networking as a point of departure,
invited artists Steven Dickie and Pete McPartlan have made new works encompassing video,
sound and object that explore the nature of the singular within a mass and the transmission
and exchange of abstract thought.
The Uncanny Antisage
Performance at London Art Fair 2013
A proclamation of an individual’s inferior intellect to that of our collective insight.
This spoken word and sonic performance by Steven Dickie examines aspects of the artists’
personal knowledge and his perception of collective wisdom. Conflating the ‘Wise Old Man’
and ‘Fool’ archetypes The Uncanny Anitisage discloses shortcomings and reveals aptitudes
in his understanding of the world to a live soundscape by the artist and Stuart Bannister.
22 – 28 October 2012 at basic.fm/radio; from 12noon to 8pm daily
A week-long internet radio exhibition which explores ideas of objects in transformation across
a variety of artistic practices, mediums and sites.
With new commissioned works by Jamie Allen, André Avelãs, Victoria Bradbury, Helen Brown,
Ellie and Oliver, Claudia Fonti, Juneau Projects and Sara Nunes Fernandes; works by artists
featured in previous or-bits.com online programmes and events (Angus Braithwaite and Beth
Collar, Erik Bünger, Rob Canning, Patrick Coyle, Benedict Drew, Extra-conjugale, Jamie George
and Richard Whitby, Emma Hart, David Horvitz, Irini Karayannopoulou and Yannis Saxonis,
IOCOSE, Tamarin Norwood, Radiomentale, Adam Rompel, Richard Sides and Simon Werner,
Maria Theodoraki, Tonylight, Nathan Witt); works by artists selected from 128kbps Open Call
(Sol Archer, Steven Ball, Sarah Boothroyd, Paul Carr, Osvaldo Cibils, Ami Clarke, Richard Crow
/Institution of Rot, Steven Dickie, Ciarán Ó Dochartaigh, Adam Knight, Haydn Jones, Scott
Mason, Material Studies Group, Chiara Passa, James Prevett, Stuart Pound, Erica Scourti, Andy
Weir, Tom White and Mark Peter Wright), along with curated interventions by
CuratingYouTube.net (CYT), Tim Dixon and Anne Duffau (A—Z), a workshop by Daniela
Cascella, and many other sounds.
20 October 2012
The 12 artists involved in the publication are: Jennifer Bailey, Sarah Bowker-Jones,
James Clarkson, Steven Dickie, Luke Drozd, Rita Evans, Leo Fitzmaurice, David Orme,
Sonnenzimmer (Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi), Emily Speed, Mick Welbourne,
and Carla Wright.
Hoxton Art Gallery
19 July - 16 Aug 2012
Selected as one of Whitechapel Gallery's First Thursdays Top 5 for August 2012.
Under A White Sky
Patrick Heide Contemporary
1 March - 7 April 2012
New works by Alex Hamilton, Objects by Steven Dickie
A Duck, A Rabbit and A Rabbit and A Duck
Pyramidd : London
Performance event with Stephen Cornford, Steven Dickie, Polly Fibre, Oliver Laric,
Samuel Rodgers and Andrew Sunderland
Hoxton Art Gallery
26 January - 1 March 2012
James Bacchi-Andreoli, Steven Dickie, David Jones and Wieland Payer.