Email: livfontaine@hotmail.co.uk

Instagram: http://instagram.com/livfontaine

Born in Southampton, UK.

Lives and works in Glasgow, UK.

 

Selected Group Shows, Performances and Screenings:

2019

Montez Press Radio, Cell Project Space, London, UK

Hate the Haus, LayLow, London, UK

Supernormal Festival, Oxforshire, UK

The SALON Preents:, The Flying Duck, Glasgow, UK
Love Hangover , curated by JJ Tipton and CC Time, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow, UK

Vaseline, Celine Gallery, Glasgow, UK
Cannibal O, curated by Catalina Barroso-Luque, CCA, Glasgow, UK

Me and my animal Friends - A Cabbage screening event, CCA, Glasgow, UK
Performance Club TV - The Pilot, Raven Row, London, UK
2018
New Works On Paper by Liv Fontaine, Albert Aveune Flat Show, Glasgow, UK
Riding the Worm, SET, London, UK
Bye Hun, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, UK
Eat Me at Preach (The September Edition), District, Liverpool, UK
Vision and Signs - School of the Damed Degree Show, Sluice, London, UK
The Great David Dionysia, David Dale Gallery, Glasgow, UK
The Musical, Bloc Projects, Sheffield, UK
RUPTURE, ART NIGHT 18, curated by Hayward Gallery, Garden Museum, UK
Rock 4 Repeal, Kinning Park Complex, Glasgow, UK
Sounds From The Other City, Moist Collective, Salford, UK
WHO IS HEINZSTEIN?, collaboration with Lewis Prosser, William Joys, GY Open House Arts Festival, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK
Montez Press, Material Art Fair, Mexico City, Mexico
Flare, Beacons Programme curated by Rebecca Halliwell- Sutton, Caustic Coastal, Salford, UK
Make It Last Forever, curated by Claire Barrow, Emily's Bar, London, UK
Casual Nexus, Old Hairdressers, Glasgow, UK
2017
Small Death, The Art School, Glasgow, UK
I Want it That Way, 16 Nicholson Street, Glasgow, UK
Female Trouble, The Bomb Factory Art Foundation, London, UK
Slippery When Wet, HA HA Gallery, Southampton, UK
Disposable Journal, Mathew Gallery, New York, USA
Life Drawing with Liv Fontaine and Shy Charles, part of the Guest Projects School of the Damned Residency, Guest Projects, London, UK
Performance Club Presents: Cabaret 3 - A multi faceted performance event, The Fox and Firkin, London, UK
Accent Magazine Supper Club, London, UK
A Vanitas Painting, curated by Benjamin Edwin Slinger, Surf, Leeds, UK
2016
Worried Mother curated by MILK, Workplace, Gateshead, UK
I'm feeling so Virtual I'm Violent, HA HA Gallery, Southampton, UK
Put you money where my mouth is, curated by Liv Wynter, The Royal Standard, Liverpool, UK
Sorry About Last Night,  Art Sheffield 2016, curated by Its all Tropical, Sheffield, UK
MONO6, curated by Rafal Zajko, Courtyard Theatre, London, UK
Hotline, The Rebel Man Standard Festival, Guest projects, London,UK
Sleaze, curated by SEIZE, Set the Controls to the Heart of the Sun, Leeds, UK
Claire Barrow's The Retro-spective, ICA, London, UK
2015
Late at Tate: Celebrity, collaboration with BEST CITY FASHION,Tate Britain, London, UK
Adjacent realities, curated by Catharina Bond,  Austrian Cultural Forum, London, UK
You Don't Own Me, collaboration with Tina Dillman, BT&C Gallery, Buffalo, NY, USA
I'm So Excited, HA HA Gallery, Southampton, UK
WEIGHT for the Showing, curated by Paul Carey Kent, Maddox Arts, London, UK
DA THIRST Presents: Haters Gonna Fete, ICA, London, UK
Accent Magazine Launch, Shoreditch House, London, UK
2014
£1 FISH, curated by Its all Tropical presents: , S1 Artspace, Sheffield, UK
Reception, Dig, London, UK
24 Hour Telethon, The Lab, San Francisco, USA
Dimensions Variable, curated by Alexander Felch, Moe Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Dead Famous, HA HA Gallery, Southampton, UK
THUNDER FLUX !, HA HA Gallery, Southampton, UK
London Vienna Calling, Academy of Art, Vienna, Austria
SXY LDN, Moe Vienna, Vienna, Austria
At Home with the Ludskis : Twisted Sister, Rio Cinema, London UK

Talks
Shame and Autobiography, Artists talk, Islington Mill, Salford, 2018
Why society needs sluts like me, Susu Laroche's Seminar on Female Hysteria, Public Exhibitions, London, UK 2016
Why is everything so boring?  with Jen Harris, Visual Arts South West Annual Conference, Southampton City Art Galley, Southampton, UK 2016

Publications

Sluice Magazine Spring/ Summer issue, UK 2019

a queer anthology of sickness published by Pilot Press, UK 2019
Cabbitches, produced by JJ Tipton, UK, 2018.
Interjection calendar 2017 published by Montez Press, UK, 2018
Accent Magazine : Issue 4, UK, 2018
Polyester Issue 5, UK, 2016
How Much Are They Paying You, produced by Liv Wynter, UK, 2016
Accent Magazine : Issue 1, UK, 2016
Secret Behaviour Magazine Issue 03: Exhibitionism, USA 2016
Adjacent Realities, exhibition catalog, UK, 2015
WEIGHT for the showing, exhibition catalog, UK 2015
Da Thirst Issue 3.5,  UK, 2015
London | Vienna | Calling,  exhibition catalog,  Austria, 2014
YOU TUBE - Performance today, by Hannes Egger, Italy 2014
Subjectivity & Feminisms Research Group: The Performance Dinner, DVD, UK 2014

Press/Internet

https://elephant.art/liv-fontaine-a-performers-body-is-public-property/

https://polyesterzine.com/erratic-and-enigmatic/ 

http://www.corridor8.co.uk/article/beacons-flare/

http://www.montezpress.com/interjection

http://www.thewhitepube.co.uk/#!liv-fontaine-b2b-liv-wynter/huv5k

http://www.dazeddigital.com/fashion/article/30032/1/why-claire-barrow-held-a-fake-art-exhibition-at-lfw

http://www.hoaxpublication.co.uk/2016/01/liv-fontaine-bombshell-trinity.html

http://www.dontgetculty.com/LIV-FONTAINE-20-TIPS-FOR-THE-20-s

https://i-d.vice.com/en_us/article/liv-fontaine-is-getting-naked-in-the-name-of-art-history

http://blog.artlyst.com/the-artists-statement/this-is-not-a-plinth-anxiety-performance-and-the-weight-of-sharing

http://paulsartworld.blogspot.co.uk/2013/12/weight-for-showing-draft-text.html

Education

2017-2018 MLITT Fine Art Performance, Glasgow School of Art, UK

2017 - 2018 School of the Damned, nomadic

2012 San Francisco Art Institute, New Genres Major, USA

2010 - 2013 Chelsea College of Art and Design, BA Hons, Fine Art, London, UK

2009-2010 Brighton City College, Foundation, Art and design, UK