Scott O’Rourke

MA work

Collected, found, washed-up, dumped, ship, shipwreck, ruins, forgotten, fashion, sticky, myths, waste, treasure, thunderstorms, baroque, mud, shit, armour, adore, adhere, ex-es, ghosts, calcifying, piling up, slipping down, spreading out, spreading wide, oozing, seeping, decomposing, consumed, cleaned up, thrown away, found, probed, classified, waist deep, archaeological, shaped, ordered, picked, plastic, scab, scar, stored, forgotten, unearthed, moulded, recorded, stolen, raided, paraded, remembering, train crash, black box, digging deep, dusting off, discarding, mopping up.

Info

  • MA Degree

    School

    School of Fine Art

    Programme

    MA Painting, 2008

  • Collected, found, washed-up, dumped, ship, shipwreck, ruins, forgotten, fashion, sticky, myths, waste, treasure, thunderstorms, baroque, mud, shit, armour, adore, adhere, ex-es, ghosts, calcifying, piling up, slipping down, spreading out, spreading wide, oozing, seeping, decomposing, consumed, cleaned up, thrown away, found, probed, classified, waist deep, archaeological, shaped, ordered, picked, plastic, scab, scar, stored, forgotten, unearthed, moulded, recorded, stolen, raided, paraded, remembering, train crash, black box, digging deep, dusting off, discarding, mopping up.

  • Degrees

  • BA (Hons) Fine Art: Printmaking, University of Wolverhampton, 1997
  • Experience

  • Visiting Tutor, Reading University, 2008; Tutor & 2D Technician, The City Lit, London, 2002 to present
  • Exhibitions

  • Howie Street is Dead, Long Live Howie Street, Royal College of Art, 2007; Spent (Curator & Exhibitor), Three Colts Gallery, London, 2006; Feral (Solo Show), Indo, London, 2006
  • Awards

  • Winner, Painting, Leverhulme Trust Award, 2007