Education
2017 – current. PhD candidate, Art Dept, Goldsmith’s College, London UK
2008 – 2010 MFA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College, London, UK
2005 – 2008  BA (hons) Fine Art, University College Falmouth, UK

Awards / residencies
2018 Shortlisted for Tenderflix moving image prize
2017 CHASE research funding, practice-based PhD
2014 – 2015 Sainsbury’s Scholarship, (1 year residency) British School at Rome, IT
2013 Atelier Salzamt Residency, Linz, AT
2010 New Contemporaries
2009 The Red Mansion foundation (shortlisted)

Solo exhibitions
2018  Thinking-Feeling, Feeling-Thinking, Las Palmas Project, Lisbon, PT
2017  Soft Boundaries, The Gallery Apart, Rome, IT
2015  The Third Hand Prosthesis, Object A, Manchester, UK
          Being both on and within, as I said, The Gallery Apart, Rome, IT
2013  P.A.R.T.S, Coleman Project Space, London, UK
2011  Believing in Things, Van Horbourg Gallery, Basel, CH
         Sculptures. Schwartz Gallery Project Space, London, UK

Projects
2016  Misery Connoisseur Magazine (MC) – founder & editor (curatorial project/artist group)
2014  Tenderbooks – founder, curator, manager (venue for artist publications, research & events)

Publications
2018  On Field Review, (Article) Thinking Football, published by Limbo, Limbo, London, UK
2015  Being both on and within, as I said – artist book published by The Gallery Apart, Rome, IT
2014  Digitalsmigital: The fluidity of formats between publications and the screen,
          – Interviewer and essay contribution, published by Tenderbooks, London, UK
2014  Sci-Fi Paganism – creative text contribution, published by Enclave Projects, London, UK
2013  Misery Connoisseur Issue 2, London, UK (editor)
2012  Misery Connoisseur Issue 1, London, UK (editor)

Selected group exhibitions
2019  Emergence, film screening program, Lewisham Art House, London, UK
          Some people believe the sun used to be yellow, Trafó, Budapest, HU
2018  Tenderflix, screening at The BFI, London, UK
          Soft House, ANGL collective, London, UK
          On Reflections, Agnes Varis Centre, New York, UK
          Dreamworks, curated by IKO, Limbo, Margate, UK
          British Summer Time (BST), Copperfield, London, UK
2017  Super Human Corporation, Space In Between – Online Project, London, UK
          Tropical Hangover, Tenderpixel, London, UK
          Public View, The Bluecoat, Liverpool, UK
2016  A Symptom of Objects, Supercollider, Blackpool, UK
          Film Screening, as part of Persistent States, Saarländische Galerie, Berlin, DE
         Say What? ASC Gallery, London, UK
         Left Hand to Back of Head, Object Held Against Right Thigh, The Blue Coat, Liverpool, UK
2015  The Place of the Scene, Bloc Projects, Sheffield
         Artissima, with The Gallery Apart, Turin, IT
         Mostra, The British School at Rome, IT
         Conversation Piece, Part 1, Fondazione Memmo, Rome, IT
         Artist Screenings, KARST, Plymouth, UK
2014  Image Object, Artuner.com (online) C(h)roma, Indiranagar, Bangalore, IN
         Digitalsmigital, Tenderbooks, London, UK
         Chronoviser: Archive, South Kiosk, London, UK
         Synchronise. Accelerate. Disperse. II, MJ Gallery, Geneva, CH
2013  The Starseed Transmission, Enclave Projects, London, UK
         Believing (in) Objects, 134 Middleton Road, London, UK
         Hack the Barbican, The Barbican, London, UK
         Systems Failure, The Contemporary, London, UK
         The Open Cube, The White Cube, London, UK
         Up the Trees, Vanhorbourg Gallery, Zurich, CH
         MC Live, Enclave Projects, London, UK & Vanhorbourg Gallery, Zurich, CH
2012  MC Launch, X Marks the Bokship, London, UK
         Cold Compress, Drei Gallery, Cologne, DE
         Fustration. 4 Minits / Flat Time House, London, UK
         Today the Collection is, Bethnal Green Library, London, UK
         Punctuating (duo show with Vera Kox), La Scatola Gallery, London, UK
         No More Icons, Rod Barton Gallery, London, UK
         Syndicate 1, Food Face projects, London, UK
2011  Powerless Structures, Schwartz Gallery, London, UK
         P 9, Null and Void, London, UK
         I Pity Inanimate Objects, Goldstein Galleries, London, UK
         In Search of Alchemic Times, (site specific exhibition curated by Cecilia Wee), London, UK
         Know How, Campbell Works, London, UK
         SAGS. The Woodmill, London, UK
         Site of Flesh and Stone, Çağdaş Galeri, Istanbul, TR
         On The Brink, SW1 Gallery, London, UK
2010  New Contemporaries, The ICA & The A Foundation, London & Liverpool, UK
         To Look is to Labour, Laden Fuer Nichts, Leipzig, Germany
         Say What, What Way, Shop@34, London, UK
         Pause and Eject, Shoreditch Town Hall & Rag Factory, London, UK
2009  Off Modern, Corsica Studios, London, UK

Teaching
2017 – Current. Critical Studies Tutor, BA Fine Art, Goldsmiths College
2015 – Current. Visiting Tutor, BA Fine Art, Art University Bournemouth
2019  Artist talk, visiting students from New York University
2018  Visiting tutor / respondent, Central St Martin’s, London, UK
2013 – 2017. Visiting Tutor, BA Photography, University of Hertfordshire
2013  MFA respondent, Camberwell College of Art, London, UK
2013  Artist talk, visiting students from Emily Carr University, CA

Selected press
ATP – atpdiary.com/rowena-harris-the-gallery-apart-rome/
Cura Magazine online – curamagazine.com/?p=21300
AQNB – aqnb.com/2015/09/24/rowena-harris-being-both-on-and-within-2015-exhibition-photos/
Nuclear Art Zine online – nucleoartzine.com/rowena-harris/
Interview. In conversation with Kirsty Ogg – artuner.com/insight/rowena-harris-conversation-kirsty-ogg/