Flannery O’kafka (b.1976, US)

EDUCATION

2014-2018 Fine Art Photography, BA(H) Glasgow School of Art

EXHIBITIONS

2018 Thin Blood / Thick Water, Stills Centre for Photography, Edinburgh
2018 Tarv, Carlsberg Byens Gallery & art salon, Copenhagen Photofestival, Denmark
2018 Somewhere Ahead I See You,  FLOW Photofest Gallery Wall, Eden Courth, Inverness
2018 No Safe Haven, The Pipe Factory, Glasgow
2018 The Art Museum, The Art School Project Space, Glasgow
2018 You Would Be Home Now If You Lived Here, Dubois County Museum, Indiana USA
2017 The One You Love Is Sick, 250 RENFREW STREET, Glasgow
2017 The World Is Your Lobster, The Art Park, House for an Art Lover
2017 Here is the Future, Now, 12 Star Gallery, London
2016 25% Extra, Laurieston Arches, Glasgow
2016 SYZYGY, Grace and Clark Fyfe Gallery, Glasgow
2016 We are Pilgrims and Strangers, PLACE, Citizen M, London
2016 Ours, Women’s Library, Glasgow
2015 Expatriates, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati
2015 Between Ice and Charcoal, Hungry Ghost Collective, Chicago
2014 Nothing Cute, Michele Mariaud Gallery, NY
2014 I would kill for you: a study in maternal ferocity, Nomas Projects, Dunde
2013 I would kill for you: a study in maternal ferocity, Harrison Centre for the Arts, Indianapolis 2012 7th Open Exhibition, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow
2012 BEHIND THE CLOUD OF UNKNOWING, Morphe/Solas, Dundee
2012 Introducing Morphē, St. Peter’s Church, Dundee

RESIDENCIES

2018 Artist in Residence, Dubois County Museum, Jasper, Indiana USA

SCREENINGS

2018 You once seemed like a possibility, Stills Centre for Photography, Edinburgh
2017 F I V E S, You once seemed like a possibility, Artists Film Screening, CCA, Glasgow
2014 2014 Frames: Projecting International Photography, CCA, Glasgow

TALKS

2018  In conversation with Ben Harman, Stills Centre for Photography, Edinburgh
2014  Solo Artist Talk at McManus Gallery, Dundee
2013 Open Artists Talks, Street Level Photoworks, Glasgow

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2018 At the Mountains of Monstrosity, Women, Gender & Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
2017 Papier Mache magazine, Australia
2016 Worry Dolls zine, self-published, Glasgow 2015 Cre magazine, Sweden
2014 F-Stop Magazine, Chicago
2014 WHITE, Mother Sunday Collective, France 2014 Papier Mache magazine, Australia

COLLECTIVES

2017 joined WildFires
2014 joined Mothering Sunday Collective

COLLABORATIONS

2013 Portraits with partially-sighted children in a sculpture workshop with Annette Reilly-Drummond, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

AWARDS

2018 Royal Scottish Academy New Contemporaries Exhibition 2019, Selected Artist
2016 2nd place, Citizen M Photo London competition: PLACE

CURATION

2017-2018 250 Renfrew Street, Glasgow