Mary Hurrell
b.1982 South Africa, Lives and works in London

2011 MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, London
2004 BA (HONS), Dance and Visual Art, University of Brighton

Selected Exhibitions and Performances


1(Pitch), Body Ecologies 1: Performance programme by fluent, Centro Botin, Santander, Spain

Pharos / Beacons, Caustic Coastal, Manchester
Going Along Without A Body, IKLECTIK, London
Lotus, Bosse & Baum, London
StereoSkin, Hurdureid, Skaftfel Residency , Seydisfjordur, Iceland

An Evening Of Performances, David Roberts Art Foundation, London
High Arousal: Choreographs and Works cur. Jonathan P Watts hosted by Union Pacific, London
Tarantallegra, HESTER, New York
EROTIC MECHANICS, 10 Martello Street, London
Left Hand to Back of Head, Bluecoat, Liverpool

London Open 2015, Whitechapel Gallery, London
OPEN SOURCE Contemporary Art Festival, London
TURIBULUM GAME PLAN, Lychee One Gallery, London

My Vocabulary Did This Too Me, South London Gallery
DOMMUS MMXIV, The House Show, Milcote House, London
Silver, Outpost, Norwich

Release All Whales From Captivity, Solo Exhibition, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
The Everything and Nothing Problem, Jerwood Space in partnership with Ceri Hand, London

Jerusalem Residency, London / Sheffield
Coda, Bold Tendencies, Sadler’s Wells Weekend, London
Auditorium/Pavilion Projects, Dilston Grove
In-Use, Performance Evening, Acme Project Space, London
Key Blank, Solo Exhibition and Performance, Broadcast Gallery, Dublin
Coda, Performance, Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Call, Solo Exhibition, Carlos/Ishikawa, London

RCA Show 2011, Royal College of Art, London

Research and Development Grant, Arts Council of England, 2017
Research and Development Grant, Arts Council of England, 2015

Skaftfell Center For Visual Art, Seydisfjodur, Iceland, 2017
SIM Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2008

Collaborators & Performers

Kitty Fedorec - Movement collaborator and performer / Call/Coda, Key Blank (2012), Silver (2014), Erotic Mechanics (2016) and Movement Study 3, 4 & 5, 1(Pitch) 2018
Joelle Green - Performer / Movement Study 1 (2011), Coda (2012), Release All Whales From Captivity (2013), Silver (2014)
Cindie Cheung - Performer / Solos (2012), Music / Silver (2013)
Richard Sides - Sound / Coda (2012)
Agata Madejska - Photography Spine (2015), Ceal (2016), 1,538 °C (as horizon) (2017)
Hany Park - Performer / Movement Study 5 (2016)
Emily Yuen - Performer / Movement Study 5 (2016)