Michaela Ross


Location: London
Website: michaela-ross.weebly.com

Michaela Ross is an artist who lives and works in London.

Michaela Ross took undergraduate degrees at the University of York (English and Related Literature), and at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Firenze (Fine Art/Painting). In 1993 she was awarded an Italian Government Scholarship to study postgraduate printmaking at Il Bisonte Scuola di Arte Grafica. Returning to the UK, she completed an MA in Painting at Wimbledon School of Art. In 2005 she received an Arts and Humanities Research Council Scholarship to undertake research into fine-art pedagogy. She was awarded her PhD by Chelsea College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London, in 2012.

She is a visiting lecturer King's College London (Dept. of Culture, Media and Creative Industries) and an associate lecturer at Goldsmiths College, UoL.



April 2017
‘Thinking Society: Art and Social Psychiatry’, Bethlem Gallery (curator).

Jan 2017
‘Nursing the Image’, Bethlem Gallery (curator).

May 2016
‘Being Mr X’ commission for ‘What Remains .... Anatomy of an Artist’, Festival, Siobhan Davies Dance, London (with Olga Massleinnikova, choreologist).

Mar 2016
‘The Residents’, group exhibition, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, USA.

Feb 2016
‘Support Structures’, performance for ‘Changing Minds’ Festival, Southbank Centre, London.

Aug 2015
‘Art and the Other’, curator, Bethlem Gallery, London.

‘Conversation Points’. Grants for the Arts Awards, Arts Council England.

June, 2014
'Hand to Mind', exhibition, Bethlem Gallery, London

Dec, 2013
‘On the Inside of Outsider Art’, programmer and chair of symposium,
Institute of Psychiatry, London

June, 2013
‘Investigating Systems of Persuasion’, FLAG group presentation
Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, Norway

June, 2013
‘Challenging Fine Art Pedagogies’, FLAG group presentation
Paradox Fine Art European Forum Biennial Conference,
Granada, Spain

July, 2013
‘Re-Projecting London’ , FLAG group presentation,
The Showroom Gallery, London

May, 2013
‘Recalculating’, group exhibition and symposium in collaboration with Hungarian Doctoral School, Budapest
Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

May, 2013
‘Silent University’, FLAG group presentation,
The Showroom Gallery, London

‘Beyond the Frame’, residency and touring exhibition,
The Police Museum, Chelmsford, Essex

June, 2010
‘FLAG’, exhibition and event programme,
Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

May, 2010
‘Parade’, Critical Practice event,
Parade Ground, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London

May, 2010
‘Knot’, Critical Practice event,
Templehof, Berlin, Germany

July, 2009
‘Publicamp’, Critical Practice event,
Kennington Park, London

May, 2009
‘Public Body’, Critical Practice presentation,
Free Slow University, Warsaw, Poland

‘Temporary School’, public programme,
firstsite Contemporary Art, Colchester, Essex

‘Twin Cities’, residency,
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham

‘Neveroddoreven’, residency and exhibition,
Serpentine Gallery, London

‘Most Desirable Object Survey’, residency and exhibition
Doncaster Museum and Cannon Hall, Barnsley, W. Yorks.

‘Choices, Choices’, residency and exhibition
De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill, Sussex