Chiara van den Hoven

Research-based artist, interested in tech + poetics

︎ Glasgow


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Chiara van den Hoven

Research-based artist, interested in tech + poetics. 

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b.1999, Glasgow. 


The Glasgow School of Art
BA Hons (First Class), Sculpture and Environmental Art (2018-2022)
Recipient of the ‘Critical Theory Prize’, Fine Art Critical Studies (2022).
Recipient of the ‘The David Harding Public Art Project Prize’ (2022).
Recipient of the 'JD Kelly Memorial Prize’ (2019).

University of the Arts London
Student of the 'Modual: Kickstarter' Programme (2019)

Selected Exhibitions

(Forthcoming) RSA New Contemporaries 2024, Edinburgh.

‘Finding His Iris’ at the Glasgow School of Art Degree Show
(May 2022) Stow College, GSA.

‘Studies for a Fall’ at Mish/Mash
(January 2022) Govan Project Space, Glasgow.

‘Amnesiacs’ at Wet Dream
(December 2021), Garage Space, GSA

‘Aerials-Birdsong’ exhibited on The Creative Centre for Fluid Territories: CCFT website for the Buffer Fringe
(December 2020).

‘Cacophony', kinetic sculpture created for the citywide ‘Mewantamoremoosicday’, a celebration of John Cage's work.
The Old Tax Hall, Glasgow, (November 2019)

‘Test Unit: Difference and Repetition’ at Saturday School
(June 2019), Civic House, Glasgow. 

Visual Arts Studio Showcase at Tramway,
Upper Galleries (June 2018). 


‘Art in Hospital: Scanography’, publication detailing work with patients in Glasgow hospitals. Held by the Art in Hospital  archive, and on display at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, The New Victoria Hospital, Glasgow. (April 2022)

Interview with artist Daisy Richardson, discussing my work placement with Art in Hospital (May 2022).

‘Heavy Splitter’, Photographic work published in ‘From Glasgow to Saturn’ Literary Journal, Issue 48 (May 2022).

The Skinny (June 2022)

Professional Experience

Invigilator and Visitor Assistant with Cryptic: Sonic Arts and Glasgow International
(Various dates, 2019-2022)

Reminicence Group Facilitator, at Memories Scotland and Glasgow Life Libraries

Community Arts Facilitator with Art in Hospital
(December 2021- April 2022)

Youth Engagement Team, National Museums Scotland
(Jan 2021- April 2022).

Bursary participant in Test Unit, Art + Architecture Summer School run by Agile City and Theatrum Mundi.
(June 2019)

Research Residency, Grampus Heritage, PEATS 'Traditional Skills', Co. Galway, Ireland. 
(May-August, 2018).

Studio Assistant with artist Alison Newman, PULP Studios, Glasgow

Studio Assistant at Wave Particle, Glasgow

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