Talks and Events

Spike Island: artist talk introducing Point Line Time residency
Spike Island: Tom Chivers: Dark Islands, part of Point Line Time
Spike Island: The Ear and the Page, part of Point Line Time
Spike Island: Beginning to Speak, part of Point Line Time
Spike Island: The 3D Additivist Manifesto, part of Point Line Time
Spike Island: movement.language.line.sign, part of Point Line Time
Spike Island: Writing Movement / Reading Movement, part of Point Line Time

Sheffield Hallam University: Transmission 2015 artist talk, Where Art Happens
Korean Cultural Centre, London: panel discussion, Sora Kim: Fractured Performance
OVADA, Oxford: Symposium, Pulling Together/Pulling Apart: Forces in Creative Collaboration
University of Oxford IT: artist talk, Drawing and the Digital Ground
SE8 Gallery, London: video screening, book launch and artist Q&A (part of solo exhibition, see below)
Wellcome Collection, London: Fidgeting for Beginners (part of Hubbub)
Wellcome Collection, London: Refracted Light Poetry Reading
Université Paul Valéry Montpellier: PoeTransFi Conference 2015
Five Years, London: the line that (…)
Hundred Years Gallery, London: book launch, Lemonade xeverything was so infinite

Tender Books, London: launch of Relief Issue 2, Drift
Spike Island, Bristol: first launch of Paperwork Magazine, Act Natural
The Drawing Room, London: Study Forum presentation, half-blind drawing
Jupiter Woods, London: second launch of Paperwork Magazine
Rich Mix, London: Mopha
AND/OR, London: installation and presentation of the Foam dub plate record archive
Alte Schmiede, Vienna: Launch of PODIUM pour les
The Expanded Lyric Conference, Belfast: presentation of paper Doing Words with Things

Art:Language:Location, Cambridge: performance of #duskchorus
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford: screening of Keeping Time
Oxford Brookes University: Guest Speaker, 2013 Degree Show BA3
Central Saint Martins Granary Building, London: Screening 2, Keeping Time Again
Teatro Archaeologico, Abruzzo Italy: Screening 1, Keeping Time Again
Kings Place, London: Platform 33 Moves
Whitechapel Gallery, London: The Dark Would anthology launch
Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo, Rome: Round Table Discussion with ArtEx
The China Shop, Oxford: artist talk accompanying solo exhibition
Arnolfini, Bristol: Tertulia artist talk

Institute of Contemporary Art, London: Art Licks Annual
Squid & Tabernacle & Griffin Gallery, London: In Conversation: Geographies of the Artist’s Studio
Villa Romana, Italy: NOTA by Open Dialogues, part of Oh Seminar
Site Gallery, Sheffield: COPY residency conversations 2, Fictions
Modern Art Oxford: Artist Talk and book launch
Goldsmiths: My House and Other Inventions and Other Inventions
Modern Art Oxford (Bodleian Library): Musica Practica
Modern Art Oxford: Artist Talk following project space residency
Tenderpixel Gallery: To Draw A Practice, event during To Draw A Blank exhibition

Tate Britain, London: Doing Words with Things
Format Network, Bristol: Artist Talk
Whitechapel Gallery, London: Wild Pansy Press, Why Do Birds Suddenly Appear?
TotalKunst, Edinburgh: We Go Like This
Rich Mix, London: London Word Festival
Tate Britain, London: February Late at Tate, Musica Practica

Icelandic Embassy, London: Maintenant & 3:AM Magazine
Spike Island, Bristol: Art Writing Text and Context
The Pigeon Wing, LondonBottle Collecting
Institut Francais, Berlin: Nuit de Poésie
SE8: Mulberry Tree Press, Getting To The Point with Patrick Coyle
ICA: Fantasy Atelier with antepress

Centre Pompidou Paris: DO SOMETHING book launch
10 Performances, part of Beyond Text
Whitechapel Gallery: Known Unknowns
Whitechapel Gallery: Word Play
Borders Bookshop, London: Voicing the Silence

ZEBRA International Poetry Film Festival, Berlin
Darla’s Choice Cuts, Boston

Readings and Broadcasts

ZSL London Zoo: poetry reading (sloth/cloth/moth) with Hubbub
Resonance 104.4FM: 60 minute interview on the occasion of SE8 solo exhibition
Bodleian Libraries, Oxford: screening of The Same River Twice (part of The Big Draw national launch)
Firstsite, Colchester: reading and book launch AGAIN / the very last time
VideoGUT, Sweden: screening of two video works

TULCA 2014, Galway: broadcast of My House and Other Inventions
E.R.O.S. Journal at Senate House Library, London: Their eyes travel across the pages
KARST Projects, Plymouth: Radioscopie: Medium as Metaphor

Rich Mix, London: Camarade Poetry Festival
Hardy Tree Gallery: Enemies Visual Art & Poetry
National Trust Chelsea Fringe Festival: #dawnchorus
Cheltenham Poetry Festival: Poetry Society Stanza II responds to Keeping Time with Grand Union and The Meter Room: 128kbps objects edited
Oxford University Poetry Society: Launch of Bloodaxe Poetry Anthology

Spike Island, Bristol: One Night Stand Readings
Liverpool Biennial: guest hosted podcast for Mercy
Rich Mix, London: Maintenant Avant Garde and Contemporary Poetry on 128kbps objects

The Horse Hospital, London: Minimum Security Prison Poetry
Rich Mix, London: Maintenant Camarade readings
The Other Room, Manchester
Urban Physic Garden, London: Herbarium readings
Rich Mix, London: Maintenant Slovakia, Literature across Frontiers & Arc Publications

Icelandic Embassy, London: Maintenant & 3:AM Magazine
[space]: Charlie Woolley’s Radio Show
Islington Mill: Reading for Reading’s Sake
Resonance 104.4FM: Digestives, weekly Art Writing series
FormContent: The Diagram with antepress
Field Recordings, Five Years Gallery
David Roberts Art Foundation: Shiiin, Jetstream, White Earphones: event with antepress
Resonance 104.4FM: What The Matter Is,

Resonance 104.4FM: Digestives, weekly Art Writing series
Resonance 104.4FM live discussion: What is Art Writing?


“Drawing Attention: Ways of Knowing Derived in the Movement of the Pencil”. In: The Restless Compendium, eds. Callard et al. Palgrave Pivot.

2,3 – A Project by Sora Kim, Korean Cultural Centre UK
AGAIN/the very last time, with Lawrence Epps and Holly Corfield-Carr
Drawing Round Things, SE8 Gallery
Lemonade xeverything was so infinite, LemonMelon

Art Journal: artist interview ‘Drawing and the Digital Ground in the Work of Tamarin Norwood’
Curating the Contemporary: artist interview ‘In Conversation with Tamarin Norwood’
Paperwork Magazine, Issue 2
Relief Journal, Issue 2
Podium, Issue 171/172: Pour Les
E.R.O.S. Journal, pamphlet publication accompanying Their eyes travel across the pages

Performance Research Journal Vol. 18 no. 5: ‘On Writing and Digital Media,’ transcript of #nightwatch
VLAK 4: Camarade poetry in collaboration by Emily Critchley and Tamarin Norwood
Quadrant: Conversations on Art, Twelve Around One
The Live Art Almanac Volume 3, Live Art Development Agency & Oberon Books
The Dark Would, anthology of text artists and poets: preview at the Southbank Centre
Dear World and Everyone In It: New Poetry in the UK, Bloodaxe Books

One Thing Leads to Another: Everything is Connected, Art on the Underground & Black Dog Publishing
olololo: artist book, Modern Art Oxford with Book Works
Six degrés de séparation, Justin Morin with FRAC Lorraine
Karin Hueber – Tamarin Norwood: a fanzine, Manuela Schlumpf and Nadine Rinderer
Papers, Fictions, Scripts & Circles, COPY with Site Gallery and
Keeping Time selected for a-n choice blog August
Art Licks issue 7Endnotes. Part of Seven Chapters, A Contents Page, Parenthesis and Endnotes
I Am Not A Poet: Assembling
Keeping Time selected for a-n choice blog February
Lemonade everything was so infinite, Vol. 4: was
The Other Room: Anthology 4

Red Ceilings Press: Maintenant – the Camarade project
Critical Writing Collective: COPY // unfold
Or-bits Editions postcard series: The Window Elegies
Cannon Issue 2 (forthcoming)
What The Matter Is selected for a-n choice blog May

Herbarium: Poetry Anthology from the Urban Physic Garden
Activate 1, Vol. 1: The Inscription of Art and Everyday Life
Pond Projects: Private View Issue 2
Mulberry Tree Press: Partial Fictions
Writing Art and Life: commissioned article for a-n
Allan Kaprow: Art as Life: commissioned review for a-n
Roland, The ICA Magazine: Issue 7 with antepress
a-n Magazine: book and exhibition reviews
antepress at JTP10
Homologue Vol. I: TEXT AS, Issues I-VI 
Timepieces, art writing for Art on the Underground
LADA Performance Writing Study-Room Guide
CONTENT, Glasgow International 2010
Text as Toolkit, after Field Recordings at Five Years Gallery
Writing Exhibitions: An Assembling

DO SOMETHING, artist book published by (un)limited store
Garageland, Transition Gallery, London (v.8: May 2009)

Exhibition Essay: Drawing Affinities, Menier Gallery London
Conflux Magazine: Review of Milk Numbers
Eugene Presents: The World Numbered 1-48, Boston, USA
Eugene Magazine: The Matter (v.I: pp.34-38)

Artist and Writer Residencies

Artist writer in residence at Spike Island, Bristol

The Hub at the Wellcome Collection: two-year inaugural interdisciplinary residency

Assembly Passage Project, London: writer in residence
FermynWoods Contemporary Open Online 4 Commission: dawnchorus365 with Seven Art Writers

Atelierhaus Salzamt: Artist Residency in Linz, Austria
University of the Arts London, Artex, BM Idea: EU funded Sound & Visual Art Residency in Abruzzo, Italy

Modern Art Oxford: Art Writing Residency

Chisenhale Gallery, London: Live Art Residency

London City Hall & Jubilee Line: Art on the Underground guest blogger for ON-LOOKING exhibition
The Pigeon Wing: writing residency with VerySmallKitchen
POST Away Day, Wandle Park Writer’s House

FormContent writing residency with antepress
LIKE WHEN YOU, Vyner St, London

South London Gallery, London: writing residency
Freightliners Farm, London: (Three) Range Chicken

Solo Exhibitions

SE8 Gallery, London: What The Point Is (the end of the line)


Modern Art Oxford: ‘Keeping Time’, exhibition following artist residency

THESE ARE NOT POEMS: exhibition for I AM NOT A POET, TotalKunst, Edinburgh

Citations Lifted Loose, Princelet St, London (two-person exhibition)

Insubstantial Hold of the Reader, here Gallery, Bristol
Works on Paper, 212 Gallery, Bristol

Group Exhibitions

Five Years, London: the line that (…)

Truck: collection of video work edited by Márton Koppány
Text Festival, Bury: collaboration with Márton Koppány as part of The Dark Would Volume 3
ICA Pennsylvania: Tamarin Norwood: A Fine Line, a microexhibition for ICA@50
P/N Project Space, London: foam touring exhibition
AND/OR, London: foam touring exhibition
Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge: foam touring exhibition

Atelierhaus Salzamt, Linz: Der Handel Zeigt Sich Zufrieden
The Art Academy, London: KALEID editions curated exhibition of artists’ books

Squid & Tabernacle & Griffin Gallery, London: Vis Loci, Geographies of the Artist’s Studio
2012 Biennial of Young Artists, Bucharest
Beton7, Athens: Words, Words, Words!
Little Berlin, Philadelphia: Reading Room, Intersections between Art and Writing
Arnolfini, Bristol: Performance Writing Weekend

Convergence: Literary Art Exhibitions, Golden Thread Gallery, Belfast

Department of Micro-Poetics, AC Institute, New York
JTP10 with antepress
The Sirens’ Stage, David Roberts Art Foundation
Work in Progress with antepress & Vertigo of the Modern

Writing Exhibitions, Stanley Picker Gallery 

Art Writing with antepress, FormContent, London
Sugar High, MOCCA, Toronto
Dumb Objects, Wolstenholme Projects, Liverpool
Text Festival, The Met Arts Centre, Bury
Contested Ground, 176 Gallery, London

There In Time, Bridewell Gallery, Liverpool Biennial Ind
Changing Rooms, Shakespeare Rd, London
A Stain Upon the Silence, Central Saint Martins, London
Drawing Affinities, Menier Gallery, London

Journey of Exchange, Oxford House, London
Degree Show 2007, Central St Martins, London
BloodRelative, Paintworks, Bristol
Watch This Space, Piccadilly Circus, London
Glolab 2005, Boston
Eugene Presents, Boston
Trinity Buoy Wharf, London


2012- University of Oxford: DPhil (PhD) Art Practice
2008-10 Goldsmiths University of London: MFA Art Writing
2004-07 Central Saint Martins: BA Fine Art (first class)
2000-04 University of Oxford: BA Medieval Italian & Linguistics (first class + distinction)

Academic Awards

2013 Shortlisted for the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Thinkers 2013
2012-15 University of Oxford Clarendon Scholarship
2012-15 University of Oxford St Edmund Hall Graduate Award
2012-13 University of Oxford Justin Gosling Postgraduate Award, St Edmund Hall
2008-10 AHRC Research Preparation Masters Scheme
2008-09 Goldsmiths Postgraduate Scholarship
2006-07 Central St Martins Phoebe Llewellyn-Smith Scholarship

Academic Teaching, Lectures and Gallery Education

Awarded Associate Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy
The CASS Faculty of Art, London Met University: Writing About Art postgraduate seminar
Bath School of Art and Design: Artist talk and visiting undergraduate tutorials
University of Leeds: Artist talk

University of Oxford, Ruskin School of Art: Undergraduate Art Writing seminars
Modern Art Oxford: ‘Almost Fictional Writing Course’ for young people

Spike Island, Bristol: Associate Artist one-to-one
Sound and Music: Art Writing Workshops for young composers, with Music off Canvas
Mobile Art School, Dublin: Art Writing Workshop
OAT Conference, Oxford: Teachers’ Workshop ‘Experimental Drawing’
Modern Art Oxford: Art Writing Workshop ‘An Unfinished Word’
Spike Island, Bristol: Extra Curricular Reading Group ‘Art & Cultural Theory’

London School of Economics: Postgraduate workshop in Practices of Representation
University of Salford: Postgraduate workshop in Theories of Writing
Central St Martins, London: Undergraduate workshops in Art Writing
Tate Britain, London: Tate Together workshop
Chisenhale Gallery, London: Live Art Residency Schools Project
Chisenhale Gallery, London: Live Art Residency Family Day

University of Cambridge: Postgraduate workshop, Translation in Art guest speaker


Tate Library
SAIC: Joan Flasch Artists’ Book Collection
Text Art Archive
Chelsea Art Library
Drawing Room Artists’ Book Collection