1993-1995H.Dip Fine Art PrintSlade School of Fine Art U.C.L.
1989-1992BA (Hons) Fine Art SculptureNorfolk Institute of Art and Design

Solo Shows

2020Dread one day at a timeTintype Summer Window, London
2015Stop Bugging Me | Frame 3Tintype, London
2014Join the WorldMrs Rick’s Cupboard, Primary, Nottingham
2013Not Trees and PeopleTintype, London
2007No One Sees The BarnOutpost, Norwich
2007VisitorsFive Years, London
2000What is it exactly that you do?Arts Council Year of the Artist

Selected Group Shows

2022In gratitude for all the times we start overFlatland Projects, Bexhill, UK
2022ThingsExhibition of new works, in a vacant, renovated terraced house. Norwich, UK
2019We Are Publication: the HOLD Live Event 01Stanley Picker Gallery, London
2017Buffet D’ArtHestercombe Gallery, UK
2017Fully AwakeHouse of An Art Lover, Glasgow
2016Gettin’ the Heart Ready...The Royal Standard, Liverpool
2016Good Things ComeThe Gallery at Plymouth College of Art
2015Finite Project Altered When OpenDavid Dale Gallery, Glasgow
2015ALIOLIOutpost, Norwich
2014Combines #1Model, Liverpool
2013House62 Cranmer Rd, London House
2013The Hope of WrecksUniversity of Hertfordshire Galleries, Museum of St Albans The Hope of Wrecks
2013Easy does itDavid Dale Gallery Glasgow, Aid & Abet Cambridge, Supercollider Blackpool
2013Unspecific ObjectsMalgras Naudet Manchester, The Royal Standard Liverpool
2012Ideas are FasterFive Years, London
2011So there in Number 18Parlour, London
2011Creekside Open 2011selected by Phyllida Barlow / Dexter Dalwood
2010Points of Addressselected by Peter Suchin, Outpost, Norwich
2010AlbumFive Years, London
2010Jo Addison & Alice WaltonCentrum, Berlin
2010Whitstable BiennaleArtists multiple, UK
2009Noisy ImageCafé Oto, London
2009Free AssociationArea 53, Vienna
2009Reconstructing the Old HouseThe Nunnery Gallery, London & Ruskin Gallery, Cambridge
2009Cortez ArrivesHerbert Read Gallery, Canterbury
2009That was a Good DayFive Years, London
2009Animated-Wysing Arts ContemporaryWysing Arts Cambridge
2008Beck's FusionsManchester
2007There Is No Future For Us NowFive Years, London
2006Whitstable BiennaleUK
2005Cologne Art FairFelix Ringel Gallerie
2004Tempered GroundDanielle Arnaud, London
2004Zwielichtige AugenblickeFelix Ringel Gallerie, Dusseldorf
2003Tonite!Spanganga, San Fransisco
200326.09.03Flaca Gallery, London
2003Friday Night, Saturday ToldGalleri Skuggi, Reykjavik
2000MagazineCentre of Attention, London
1999to be continued >The New Art Gallery, Walsall
1998BeachlifeF.A.T, Islington Festival, London
1997Wait and See...what's for dinner?Towner Gallery, Eastbourne
1997Special OfferOne Size Fits All Gallery, Arnhem
1996Bitter TwistU.K.S Gallery Oslo, Margaret Harvey Gallery St Albans
1995OutpostF.A.T, Edinburgh Festival
1994British FestivalNew Contemporaries Taipei, Taiwan

Curatorial Projects

2017Work WorkTintype, London; Exhibition / events programme, comprising 26 artist / lecturers, including Overtime: alternative curriculum for HE art students.
2009 - 2017 No Working TitleAnnual collaboration between student artists,
academics and curators, drawing on a history of instructional practice in art.

Selected Performance Events / Publications

2019Inventory of BehavioursUniqlo Tate Lates, Tate Tanks
2018 - 2019Inventory of BehavioursTate Exchange
2017No Working TitleCulmination of annual co-operative working between student
artists, academics and curators, drawing on a history of instructional practice in art.
2017Inventory of Behavioursblip blip blip Leeds
2014NoticerSummer School Tate
2010 - 2016In Site of ConversationParticipation in Pedagogic Research group Tate

Contributions to Conferences / Symposia / Talks

2020Inventory of BehavioursDelivered Performance Paper
2020The Artist’s JourneyNAFAE Annual Conference Sheffield Hallam University
2019In conversation: Jo Addison & Bill LeslieFreelands Foundation London. Discussed repetition as a strategy for fine art research in making and teaching.
2018Felt KnowledgesRoyal Geographical Society Annual International Conference. Delivered performance paper.
2018Inventory of Behavioursa-n Assembly Cardiff. Delivered Performance Paper Inventory of Behaviours.
2017What is a studio & how do we use one?blip blip blip East St Arts Leeds. Delivered Performance Event Inventory of Behaviours.
2014Professionalism in the CurriculumLeeds College of Art. Delivered Performance Lecture ‘Podium Piece no.1’.
2012Towards an Avant Gardest conception of Gallery EducationTate. Presented Workshop.
2012Art in ContextELIA 5th Annual Teachers’ Academy Conference Porto. Delivered paper ‘By Instruction - No Working Title’
2012Landing Place the local in the internationalEngage Conference Cardiff. Delivered performance paper ‘The And thing’.

Contributions to Publications

2019Regulation, Resistance, Readiness and Care: What can be learnt by performing the peripheral behaviours of artists? Addison J. Kidd N.Addison J. Kidd N. Book chapter, in Leap into Action: Critical Performative Pedagogies in Art & Design Education. ed. Campbell L. Peter Lang USA
2017Live Resource
Addison J. Kidd N. Book chapter in In Site of Conversation eds. Turvey L. Walton A. Daly E, Tate ISBN 978-1-84976-473-5
2016Learning it …. Addison J. Walton A. Article in Playground 4 eds. Turvey L. Walton A. Tate Learning publication
2014eAddison J. Kidd N. Eds. Limited edition publication Alighiero Boetti retrospective. Tate
2009Reconstructing the Old Houseed. Benet Spencer & David Ryan, Anglia Ruskin University 2009 ISBN 978-0-907262-73-2. Artwork reproduced.
2009Snow Falls Upwardsby Kate Fowle, UCA, NUCA, DMU 2009 ISBN 9781857213942. Artwork reproduced.
2003to be continued> Artists intervention into the public realmed. Deborah Smith, Kate Fowle, BT Batsford, 2003 ISBN 0-7134-8794-1. Artwork reproduced.

Selected Press Coverage

2018a-n; Inventory of Behaviours: Finding value in the things artists do when not makingTrevor Smith
2013Garage LandTravis Riley
2013this is tomorrowCiara Healy
2012Time OutFrancis Lamb
2012this is tomorrowContemporary Art Magazine, Ciara Healy
2004Miser & NowIssue 5 p.58, Doubtful Pleasures, Max Mosscrop
2004Frankfurter Allgemeine12 June p. 50, This bird will die, Catrin Lorch Zeitung
2004FriezeJan/Feb Issue p.102/3, Review, Julian Myers
2000Artists NewsletterDec Issue, Media Attention for artists
1999Artists NewsletterOct Issue, Review, Simon Webb
1999Public Art JournalVol 1. no. 2 p. 38
1997FriezeNov/Dec p.87, Review Neil Brown
1997The Art NewspaperOct vol.viii, no.74
1997KaleidoscopeRadio 4 15 Aug, Review
1997The Independent2 Aug Don't Scoff, John Windsor
1997The Guardian19 Aug Making a meal of it, Laura Cumming
1996Aftenposten7 May, Young Brits with a twisted view of Life, John Harbo
1996Dagbladet15 May, Nye Briter, Harald Flor
1996Arnhemse Courant15 May, Review, Henk Meutgert

Record Releases

2006Ketchup & MarmaladeIgnatub compilation, Artist: Lapwing
2000Different NoiseMind Horizon compilation, Artist: Lapwing
1999Pearl NecklaceDishy compilation, Artist: Lapwing