robert thomas james mills
Robert Thomas James Mills
Glasgow, Scotland. b.1993
Test Unit (2018 Bursary Recipient) – Learning Platforms
Glasgow School of Art (2012 – 2016) – BA(Hons) – Fine Art Photography
Valand Academy. (2014). Gothenburg, Erasmus.
Blackpool Weekender (with UK Young Artists)
– Abingdon Studios – Blackpool, UK. February 2017.
Hospitalfield Graduate Residency
– Arbroath, UK. October 2016.
Current Committee Member at Market Gallery
Invited by Embassy Gallery (Edinburgh) to give a talk and host discussions with a group of recent graduates as part of their “GRADJOB” program.
One of the artists working with Platform Easterhouse to facilitate workshops with youth and community groups across Glasgow and commissioned for “big makes” for the East End Parades. (2018 + 2019)
Invited artist at Edinburgh College to host a performance workshop and crits with Contemporary Art Practice course. 2018.
Invited artist hosting performance workshops during Glasgow School of Art's Widening Participation program. 2017 + 2018.
Babaloose (Performance night) Facilitator and co-organiser. 2016 – 2019.
Scotland + Venice learning program during the 2015 Venice Biennale.
Selected Exhibitions, Events and Performances:
Stories from the Octopuses
Performance supported by Edinburgh Art Festival. Johnston Terrace Wildlife Garden. August
Host of Performance Evening. Embassy Gallery. November
Event and Performance. The Project Cafe. August
The Great David Dale Dionysia
Performance. David Dale Gallery. July
Group Exhibition. The Carnival Centre, Glasgow. May
The Legend of St Mungo
Performance. Supported by Glasgow International. April.
Chairs are for sitting on
Group Exhibition – Curated by Good Press and Thank you Very Much. The Modern Institute, Glasgow. February.
See You Soon.
- Group Exhibition. Interview Room 11, Edinburgh. December.
Suds n Sllim x2
Performance. The Art School, Glasgow. September.
Performance. Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh. August
You're Too Kind.
- Group Exhibition. David Dale Gallery, July.
Performance for the opening of Glasgow Open House Festival. April.
A Lock of Owen Wilson's Hair
Performance. Dixon Avenue, Glasgow. April.
Suds n Sllim
Performance. The Art school April.
- Online Exhibition. Facilitated by 12ø Collective. April
Nifty Foe @ Babaloose.
- Group Exhibition, The Glue Factory, Glasgow. March
Group Exhibition. Dixon Street, Glasgow.
Group Exhibition. The Laurieston Arches, Glasgow. September.
Walkers, Talkers and Psycho Stalkers
Exhibition. Tontine Building, Glasgow. June
Group Exhibition. The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow. May
Some words about a man; Written by a boy; Who wished he was a monkey
Performance. Good Press, Glasgow. April
FUTURE FUELLED FAILURE.
Exhibiton and Performance with Alaya Ang. The Art School, Glasgow. March.
King of the Monkeys
Exhibition. The Old Hairdressers. Glasgow. February
Group Video Screening. The Laurieston Arches. Glasgow. January
– Group Exhibition.
West Princes Street Glasgow. December
Rabble MC –
Group Exhibition. Hutt Collective, Nottingham. November
Group Exhibition. The White Space, Glasgow. June.
Not From Concentrate
Group Exhibition. Fleming House, Glasgow. May
I'm Not Depressed, Just Very Uncomfortable.
Exhibition, WWRD, Gothenburg. November.