Emma Hart (b. 1974, London) lives and works in London and has presented exhibitions and performances in the UK and internationally. These include solo exhibitions: Spread, Art Exchange (2015); Giving It All That, Folkestone Triennial (2014); Dirty Looks, Camden Arts Centre (2013); M20 Death Drives, Whitstable Biennale, Whitstable (2012); TO DO, Matt’s Gallery, London; Outpost, Norwich and CIRCA Projects, Newcastle (2011/12); Word Processor, Stanley Picker Gallery, London (2012); Jam, Cell Project Space, London (2011).
Recent group exhibitions include: Hey I’m Mr.Poetic, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge, UK (2014); Bloody English, OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles (2013); The World Turned Upside Down, Mead Gallery, Coventry (2013); Night and Day, Modern Art Oxford (2010); Performa ’09, New York (with Benedict Drew).
Hart was awarded a Random Acts commission for The Jarman Awards 2013, which was broadcast on Channel Four in 2014. In 2012 she was shortlisted for the Jerwood / Film and Video Umbrella Awards: Tomorrow Never Knows, with an exhibition at Jerwood Space, London. Hart was resident at Camden Arts Centre with her Question Department in 2009 and for The Forest residency at Wysing Arts Centre in 2012. She received an MA in Fine Art from the Slade in 2004 and completed her PhD in Fine Art at Kingston University in 2013.