Myka Baum // CV


EDUCATION

MA Print, Royal College of Art, 2015 - 2017
PG Cert Photography, Central Saint Martins, 2007 – 2008
BA (hons) Fashion Product Management, London Centre For Fashion Studies, 2002 - 2004
Apprenticeship Industrial Business Management Assistant, Münster 1991-1993

FUTURE EXHIBITIONS

8 October - 20 November 2021 // Obsolete & Discontinued // Bielefeld, Germany
A collaborative project by Mike Crawford using expired photographic material. 
Exhibition across two venues: Atelier D  and Elsa Artspace

22 October - 18 December 2021
Nature's Mysterious Networks: Mushrooms, Mycelia and Yeast, Groundwork Gallery, King's Lynn
Chris Drury, Myka Baum, Alexandra Steiner, Alison Counsell, Rachel Horton-Kitchlew, Moira Williams

PAST EXHIBITIONS

2020
Everyday Delight, Shutter HubFree Space Project, London

2019
Obsolete & Discontinued, Magazzini Fotografici, Naples, Italy

2018
Our eARTh, Kunsthuis Gallery, Crayke, Yorkshire
Obsolete & Discontinued, Waterstones Gallery, London
London Photomonth, Shutter Hub Open, Old Truman Brewery, London

2017
Show RCA 2017, Graduation Show, Royal College of Art, London
Retina 17 Photography Festival, Edinburgh
Super Super, RCA MA Print Show, Kingsgate Workshop, London
In Present Company, Freightliners Farm, London
'O' Garden Room Gallery, Dartington, UK
Rogue Seed, SU Café, Royal College of Art Kensington, London
Output, Royal College of Art, MA Print Interim Show, CGP London
Merz Barn Residency Exhibition, The Crypt, St John on Bethnal Green, London

2016
Science Inspires Art: Food, NY Hall of Science, New York
Obsolete & Discontinues, Schaelpic Photokunstbar, Cologne, Germany
Shutter Hub Open, Cambridge, UK
Obsolete & Discontinued, Revela t, Analogue Photography Festival, Barcelona
Aether, Imperial College London
Break/Link, Royal College of Art Printmaking, Café Park Gallery, London
Work-In-Progress Show, Royal College of Art, London

2015
Photofusion Salon/15, London
Fiddling While Earth Burns, RCA Climate Action Collective, Dyson Gallery, London

2014
Brighton Photo Fringe, Autumn Germination: The Sprouting of New Ideas, curated by Sue Steward, Brighton
Freightliners City Farm, Bonfire In A Beehive, London

2013
Tri-pod presents Miss Havisham’s Larder, Photofusion Gallery, London

2012
Q-Art Presents 4, APT Gallery, London
Crash Open, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London

2011
index7, Protein Gallery, London
Try A Little Tenderness, Freightliners Farm, London
On Water, Canal Museum, London
earth:NOW:being, Hackney City Farm, London & Church Farm, Stevenage

2010
Arts Council England, London
Crash Open, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London
Folk Off’, Green Lens Studio, London
Little White Lies, SuperMonday Collective, Stour Space, London

2009
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2009, Cornerhouse, Manchester
Tracing The Image, SuperMonday Collective, Crypt Gallery, London
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2009, A Foundation, London
Unique Perspectives, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham

RESIDENCIES & PROJECTS
2020 - 2021
N4 Cutting Hub, Founder & Director, Covid Emergency Response Action, London
2014 
Freightliners City Farm, London

TALKS & PRESENTATIONS
2017
Shadow's Symposium, London College of Communication
Presentation on Practice, Central Saint Martins
2016
Show N Tell, The Camera Club, London
2015
LAPC Artist Talks, Myka Baum & William Arnold, Silverprint Gallery, London
2013
Presentation on practice, Photofusion Gallery, London
2011
Q-Art Convenor, presentation on practice, Cass Art, London

WORKSHOPS
2017
Seed Sowing, Propagation and Potting Up, RCA Green Week
Making Hanging Containers from Recycled Bottles, RCA Green Week
Anthotypes, RCA Green Week
Spore Prints and Making Paints from Natural Pigments, Merz Barn, Lansdale
2016 
Making Connections, Reach Out RCA, V&A
2014
Cyanotypes, Freightliners City Farm, London


ACCOLADES
2009 Bloomberg New Contemporaries

PUBLICATIONS & PRESS
2015
The Guardian, Burning Issue: Student Art Against Climate Change

2014
Fabric For Fashion - The Complete Guide, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
Fabric For Fashion - The Complete Swatch Book, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
2013
Catch Me If You Can – 12 days in the life of a runner bean; Self-published flick book in ltd edition of 100
Exhibiting Photography, A Practical Guide To Exhibiting Photography, Shirley Read, Focal Press
2014
Fabric For Fashion - The Complete Guide, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
Fabric For Fashion - The Complete Swatch Book, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
2010
Fabric For Fashion - The Swatch Book, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
Fabric For Fashion, Clive Hallett & Amanda Johnston, Laurence King Publishing
2011
The Times, Beat volatility by avoiding the stock market, p. 42 (12/11/2011)
Islington Gazette, Front page, Festival’s art in unusual places (21/07/2011)
2009
Bloomberg New Contemporaries, New Contemporaries Publications
a-n, Bloomberg New Contemporaries review by Carolyn Shepherd (09/2009)

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