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Current Roles

Lecturer in Art and Graphic Design

at West Kent College

Previous Roles

Assistant Lecturer in Political Theory

at the University of Kent

Online Teaching Assistant in Politics, Art and Resistance

Future Learn MOOC course at the University of Kent

Lead Artist of Tate Exchange Associate Team

MA in Politics, Art and Resistance

University of Kent

Outreach Teacher in Art, Politics, and Education

at the University of Kent and Partner Schools

 

Education

PhD in Political and Social Thought

Passed without Revision

University of Kent, 2020

Examined by Rosi Braidotti and Maria Drakopoulou

              

MA in Political Theory and Practices of Resistance

Distinction

University of Kent, 2013

                   

BA (Hons) Fine Art

2.1

Arts University Bournemouth, 2012

BTEC Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art and Design

Merit

University for the Creative Arts, 2009

Prizes and Awards

Social Sciences Seminar Leader Teaching Prize 2018

Postgraduate Experience Award 2016

(For LEPIII)

Creative Campus Grant 2016

(for LEPIII)

The Royal British Society of Sculptors Bursary Award 2014

University of Kent 50th Anniversary Scholarship 2014

Broomhill National Sculpture Prize 2014

The Signature Art Prize: The Peoples' Choice Award 2014

The Winter Pride UK Arts Award 2014

The Signature Art Prize: The Peoples' Choice Award 2012

The Dorset Visual Arts Prize Award 2012

Publications

'Pussy Riot Vs. Trump: Becoming Woman to Resist Becoming Fascist'

with Natalie Dyer, Diana Teggi, and Patricia  de Vries

in Deleuze and Fascism

ed. by Rosi Braidotti and Rick Dolphijn

Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, forthcoming

'How do you make yourself a chapter without organisation?'

with Phil Gaydon, Conor Heaney, and Iain MacKenzie

in Critical Methods for Studying World Politics: Creativity and Transformation

ed. by Erzsebet Strausz, Shine Choi and

 Anna Selmeczi

London: Routledge (2019)

'A Schizo-Revolutionary Labial Theory of Artistic Practice'

in Deleuze and the Schizoanalysis of Feminism: Alliances and Allies

ed. by Janae Sholtz and Cheri Carr

London and New York: Bloomsbury Press (2019)

'The Teaching excellence framework: perpetual pedagogical control in postwelfare capitalism'

with Conor Heaney

in Compass: A journal of learning and teaching

Vol 10 no. 2 (2017)

'A Labial Art-Politics'

with Iain MacKenzie

in Contention: The Multidisciplinary Journal of Social Protest

Vol 2 no. 1 (2014)

Zines
'Learning, Exchange and play: Practicing a Deleuzian Pedagogy'
with Conor Heaney and Iain MacKenzie
in Plank
Iss 1: techniques of art and protest (2017)
Featured In

Future Now

York: Aesthetica Publishing, 2015

The Aesthetica Art Prize 2013: 100 Contemporary Artists

York: Aesthetica Publishing, 2013

The State of Art: Sculpture and 3D Vol 2

London: Bare Hill Publishing, 2014

 

The State of Art: Sculpture and 3D Vol 1

London: Bare Hill Publishing, 2013

 

The Catlin Guide 2013: New Artists in the UK

London: Catlin Holdings Limited, 2013

by Justin Hammond

Lectures and Presentations

'Pussy Riot Vs. Trump: Becoming Woman to Resist Becoming Fascist'with Natalie Dyer, Diana Teggi, and Patricia  de Vries

Deleuze Symposium

Utrecht University, May 2018

7/16

'A labial Theory of artistic Practice'

Mackenzie, H

Panel - Women studies

Virtuality, Becoming and Life

Deleuze Studies Conference

University of Roma Tre

3/16

'The Classroom as a Space oF

Encounters: Doing Pedagogy Differently'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

Panel - The Affective in Political

 EcologIes: Arts as Ways to Cultivate Resistances

Undisciplined Environments

International Conference for the European Network of Political Ecology

Stockholm

11/15

'Agora Session: A Pedagogy of Difference'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

Agora: Institutional Critique Series

University of Kent, Canterbury

10/15

'Towards a Deleuzian Onto-Pedagogy of Difference'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

PaneL - The Neoliberal University:

GendeR, Class, & Sexuality

Social Class in the 21st Century

University of Amsterdam

7/15

'Labial Art-Politics: A Feminist Artistic Practice of Resistance'

Mackenzie, H

Aesthetics and the Feminine

University College Cork, Ireland

2/15

'Labial Art'

Mackenzie, H, MacKenzie, I

and Frost, L

LGBT History Month

University of Kent, Canterbury

9/14

'Labial Art-Politics'

Mackenzie, H (with MacKenzie, I)

What does aesthetics want from us and IR?

University of Warwick, Coventry

8/14

'Labial Art-Politics'

Mackenzie, H

Critical Theory Beyond Negativity: the Ethics, Politics and Aesthetics of Affirmation

Rosi Braidotti Summer School

Utrecht, The Netherlands

4/14

'Labial Art-Politics: A Feminist Artistic Practice of Resistance'

Mackenzie, H

Critical Practices and Experimentation Conference

University of Copenhagen, Amager

Denmark

2/14

'Dripping: Art and Resistance'

Mackenzie, H and MacKenzie, I

LGBT History Month Lectures

University of Kent, Canterbury

3/13

'Feminism: Now!'

Antonovica, B and Mackenzie, H

University of Kent, Canterbury

 

Workplayshops / interventions

8/10/19

'An Enfolded Theory-Practice of Art and Politics'

Protest Lab: Act Up

Metal at Edge Hill Station, Liverpool

23/11/17

'Sensory art'

Elgar, J and Mackenzie, H

Art Week

Spring Grove School, Wye

12-15/4/17

'Fairground'

CCCU, University of Kent, People United, Valleys Kids, Whitstable Biennale

Tate exchange

Tate modern

9/16

'fuck excellence: constructing a

joyous pedagogy'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

Joyful Ontologies 

Social Theory Centre and the Warwick Performance and Politics Network

Warwick University

9/16

'Learning, Exchange and Play III'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

full day workplayshop event

University of Kent, Canterbury

1/16

'Learning, Exchange and Play II'

Heaney, C and Mackenzie, H

Transforming Moments: Dissonance, Liminality and Action as Learning Experiences

Conference long exhibition

University of Kent, Canterbury

11/15

'The Idea of Exchange'

Mackenzie, H

Agora: Institutional Critique Series

University of Kent, Canterbury

9/15

'Learning, Exchange and Play:

Practicing a Deleuzian Pedagogy'

Heaney, C, Mackenzie, H and MacKenzie, I

Techniques of Art and Protest

PLANK Research Network

King's College London

Exhibitions

2/15

Art Trail: LGBT History Month

University of Kent, Canterbury

9/14

Bursary Exhibition

The Royal British Society of Sculptors

London

6/14

Broomhill National Sculpture Prize 

Barnstaple, North Devon

4/14

The Signature Art Prize: Winners 

Exhibition

DegreeArt Gallery, London

3/14

The Signature Art Prize

Spitalfields Market, London

2/14

Winter Pride Art Awards UK 2014

Sponsored by Smirnoff

Tobacco Dock Victorian Vaults, London

2/14

Winter Pride Art Awards UK 2014

Preview Exhibition

CHART Gallery, Chelsea

1/14

Doing the thing itself: Resistance in Practice

University of Kent, Canterbury

11/13

Zealous X

The Bargehouse, Oxo Tower, Southbank

10/13

Recent Graduates' Exhibition 2013

The Affordable Art Fair, Battersea

7/13

Encounter

Lilford Gallery, Canterbury

(Solo exhibition)

7/13

Matter, Life and Resistance

Conference long exhibition

University of Kent, Canterbury

(Commissioned solo Exhibition)

6/13

Dorset Visual Arts: Dorset Art Fair

Kingston Maurward House, Dorchester

5/13

OBJECTIFY

High House Gallery, Clanfield, Oxfordshire​​

10/12

Recent Graduates' Exhibition 2012

The Affordable Art Fair, Battersea

7/12

​​​​​​​Feral

The Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, London


6/12

Caged

AUCB, Wallisdown Road, Bournemouth

11/11

Open Bracket

Artsway Gallery, Sway, New Forest


9/11

Out of Sight

Wilkinson's Underground Car Park

Bournemouth

(Out of Sight Exhibition Video Tour by Fred Nicholas)


6/11

Beach Break Live

Pembrey Country Park, South Wales


5/11

Walk of Art

Boscombe Chine, Bournemouth


4/11

Breaking the Boundaries

The Art Works Gallery, Poole


4/11

alt.space presents: Behind Closed

Doors

Two Winton Houses, Bournemouth
 

Competitions

10/10

This Is

60million Post Cards, Bournemouth

Work and Research Experience         

16/4/18-11/5/18

Online Facilitator

Politics, Art and Resistance, University of Kent

29/3/18-2/4/18

Art Residency

With 9 artists

Uchon, Bourgogne Franche-Comté, France

29/1/18-26/3/18

Co-Organiser and Graphic Designer

Feminist Reading Group

Politics & International relations, University of Kent, Canterbury

25/9/17-18/5/18

Assistant Lecturer

Introduction to Political Thought

Politics & International relations, University of Kent, Canterbury

6/14-4/17

Lead Artist

MA in Politics, Art and Resistance, University of Kent

Tate exchange, Tate modern

6-15/7/16

Rosi Braidotti Masterclass

in Posthumanism and Deleuze 

(one of ten participants selected)

Royal Netherlands Institute in Rome

9/15-present

Collaborator, Co-Ordinator and Graphic Designer

Learning, Exchange and Play (LEP), a pedagogical collaboration with Conor Heaney

9/15-9/16

Co-Ordinator

The Agora, University of Kent

16/12/14-9/6/16

Teacher

Outreach, University of Kent and Partner Schools

10/14-3/15

Graphic Designer, Coordinator

and Committee Member 

Art trail LGBT History Month, University of Kent, Canterbury

18-22/8/14

Rosi Braidotti Summer School

Critical Theory Beyond Negativity:

the Ethics, Politics and Aesthetics of Affirmation

Utrecht, The Netherlands

          

5-6/3/13

University of Kent open place

delegate 

NUS Women's Conference 2013, York

10/8-27/10/11

Internship

with a London based artist Stuart Semple

by Hollie Mackenzie

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