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Heidi stokes

Freelance Animator & Illustrator

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Location:London, London, United Kingdom
Phone: 07985061299
Website: http://heidistokes.org.uk
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/heidistokes
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My name is Heidi Stokes, and i am an artist living and working in London. I completed an MA in fine Art at Central Saint Martins in London in 2001 and i work in digital media, primarily animation using adobe flash and illustrator extensively. My films have been shown internationally and nationally and most recently selected for prestigious selections such as Animacall 2011 ( The contemporary art centre in Thessaliniki, Greece), and the ColgneOFF video art film festival. I have also designed posters, logos and other bits of digital illustrator work and flash based content, if you are at all interested please feel free to view my website, to get a sense of my skills and style. My areas of proficiency are adobe Illustrator/Photoshop/Flash and Indesign. I have also been employed over the last six years as a lecturer at some of the most prestigious art colleges in the country, such as Central St Martins and London College of Fashion teaching digital imagery.

Heidi Stokes

Biography

Born: Dover
Lives: London

Education
MA Fine Art. Central St Martins 2001

Solo Exhibitions
2002

Solo at The Window Gallery, London.

“Multiple Store”, Lux Gallery, London.

Solo Exhibitions

2002
Solo at The Window Gallery central St Martin’s charring crossroad, London.
“Multiple Store”, Lux Gallery, London.

Selected Group Exhibitions/film festivals/Residences
2012
Cologne OFF *2012 video art in a global context
24-26 February 2012 Cologne OFF 2011 India/Sattal
2-16 March 2012 Cologne OFF 2011 Philippines/Manila
2011
Rich mix cinema screening 21st October in collaboration with the cabinet of living cinema.
Selected for Cologne OFF VII International video art film festival
31 Aug -3 Sept 2011 Cologne OFF VII Beirut (Oasis in an urban ditch)
Shams – the sunflower Beirut/Lebanon
1-5 Sept 2011- Cologne OFF 2011 Budapest
Busho – Budapest International Video art Festival (Oasis in an urban ditch”)
8-10 Sept 2011 – Cologne OFF 2011 Budapest
Selected for Anima call project 2011, Contemporary Art Centre of Thessaloniki, Greece, March 30 and it will be on until May 1st, “ Road Weepers”
“Candid projector room” retrospective for 2010 ‘ One person street” 7.30 pm on Thursday, 13th January 2011
“Life’s just networking”, film screening London (The Duchess) 01/11/11 ‘ Brick it up”
A film event set up by organizers in the process of establishing a feature film called
"Life just is"
2010

Selected for Angel moving image festival (London) 1st and 3rd of October
Selected for strawberry short film festival at (strawberry shorts film marquee) Fordham Fest on the 6th, 7th, and 8th August (“One person Street”)
Selected for the short film festival “Fantosfreak” Parc del Turonet , Spain 17th July
(“One person Street”)
“Odders Mini Picture show’ in collaboration with future everything festival 17th May (“Brick it up’)
Candid projection room ‘brick it up” May 20 screening 2010 (“Brick it up’)
Brighton short film event in association with Achromat gallery ‘Brick it up’ May 20th 2010 (“Brick it up’)
Film screening Brick it up” in the ‘ smallest cinema in the world” London / Brixton
March 2-6th
Architectural model pieces as part of ‘Unrealized projects’ Corner house, Manchester 23rd July-14th September

2009
Art below zero, London (film screening and film still exhibit) (December)
‘One person Street’ selected for distribution and
Representation (Recreate productions)
Guest projects, film still exhibit ( yinka shonibare’s space, London ) (December)
Life just is film”, film screening London (The Duchess) 01/10/09
A film event set up by organizers in the process of establishing a feature film called
"Life just is"
Selected for arts claims impulse residency, Berlin

2008
Scene in the making concrete and grass, October
videophile open submission, October
'Real Life' Portman gallery, March
'THE CUT NEWSPAPER' LCF December issue

2007
‘Driven’ Field gate gallery, London, June
2006
Unrealized projects
Volume 1 & 2 G & A Gallery in Surrey Hills

“Turn to the Left”, 291 Gallery, London.
IDEA De-corator Catalogue Project, London. (Catalogue Text by Sally O’Reilly)
Art and Architecture competition (shortlist nomination for exhibition)- Norwich art centre
Barnet college Artist in residence AA2A artists access to art colleges

2004
“Careful What You Wish For”, Soup Projects, Sevenseven, London.
‘Drawing Project”, Konti Gallery, Athens, Greece.
“Unrealised Projects”, Web Show. Million Miles Per Hour, London.
“Archimedes”, Great Portland Street, London.
“Sneeze”, Arch Gallery, London.

2003
“Reduced”, Century Gallery, London.
“Splendid”, Marshall Street Space, London.
“Souvenir”, Transition Gallery, London.
2002
“Nth Art”, Ols & Co. Gallery, London.
“Artytechture”, Transition Gallery, London
Lifejustisfilm open submission 2009
Selected for the ‘Smallest cinema in the world’ 2010

Grants/Awards

Awarded AHRB 2001
Finalist for the Boc awards 2005
Videophile open submission October 2008
Norwich art centre selected for “art and architecture” competition 2005
Awarded AA2A artist residency (Artists Access to Art Colleges) 2005
Awarded artist residency Berlin 2009
Lifejustisfilm open submission 2009
Selected for the ‘Smallest cinema in the world’ 2010
Selected for the short film festival “Fantosfreak” Parc del Turonet , Spain ( 2010)
Selected for strawberry short film festival (Cambridge, London)
Selected for Anima Call 2011 Thessaloniki Greece
Selected for Cologne OFF V11 international video art film festival 2011

Publications
Catalogues

IDEA De-curator,Catalogue Project, London. (Catalogue Text by Sally O’Reilly)
'Sneeze' (Arch Gallery) Catalogue
Arty-tecture summer 2003 (Transition Gallery)
THE CUT NEWSPAPER' LCF 2009 December issue
Volume 1- 6 (as part of Unrealized projects collective (Copies Tate Modern)
Animacall publication 2011 Thessaloniki ( Greece )
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