CV

b.1983, UK

Solo Exhibitions
2016           Demo | Cass Sculpture Foundation | Sussex
2016           One Dozen and Zero Units | South London Gallery | London
2012          The Void Belonging to Created Things | QO2 | Brussels
2008          The Silence on the Floor of my House | Supplement Gallery | London

Two person shows
2015           We Find the Body Difficult to Speak | Grizedale | with Patrick Farmer
2015           Objects of Conjecture | Hardwick Gallery | Cheltenham | with David R J Stent
2014           Either Ear | OTO Projects | London | with Ryoko Akama
2010
          Fantasy is a Place Where it Rains | Oriel Davies | Powys | with Patrick Farmer
2008          Mr Palomar | Bloc Space | Sheffield | with Patrick Farmer

Group shows
2016           Would | New City Arts | Charlottesville, USA
2015           As With Dwelling So With Life | South London Gallery | London
2014          NOW NOW| Sydney Non Objective | Australia
2014           Open | Oriel Davies | Powys
2012          (curator) New Works | The Old Fire Station | Oxford
2008          V22: The Wharf Road Project | V22 w/ Supplement Gallery
2007          Bloc Assembly#8 | Bloc Space | Sheffield
2007          Oisen “and…and…and” | Sylvester Space | Sheffield
2007          65,000 Feet | Victoria Baths | Manchester
2007          Heroes, Villains, Monsters and Machines | End Gallery, Sheffield

Residencies
2016           Hardwick Gallery | Cheltenham
2015/16     South London Gallery/Sound and Music | London
2015           Grizedale | Lake District
2014           OTO Projects | London
2013           Meantime Project Space | Cheltenham
2012           Q02 | Brussels, Belgium
2011           Q02 | Brussels, Belgium
2011           The Old Fire Station | Oxford

Selected Performance
 2009-2017
Modern Art Oxford, performing works by Ryoko Akama, Sarah Hughes and Lo Wie. Oxford, 2017.
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, performing works by Mafred Werder, Jurg Frey and Lo Wie. Huddersfield, 2015.
100 Years Gallery, performing works by Ryoko Akama, Manfred Werder and Lo Wie. London 2015.
Music We’d Like To Hear,  performing works by Sarah Hughes, Stephen James, Joanna Bailie, Dominic Lash, Amber Priestly and Paul Whitty. London, 2015.
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, solo performance and composition. Commission as part of Fernand Leger Retrospective. Nantes, France, 2014.
Café Oto, various concerts. London 2009-2016.
MK Gallery, solo performance and duo with Ryoko Akama. Milton Keynes 2015.
The Wulf, Los Angeles, performing Sarah Hughes, Patrick Farmer and James Tenney. USA 2013.
John Hansard Gallery, performing as part of exhibition ‘Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt: England and Wales 1969’. Southampton 2013.
Bloc Projects, performing at launch of ‘Pictures of Men’ by Patrick Farmer and David Lacey. Sheffield 2013.
Parasol Unit, performing works by Antoine Beuger and Craig Shepherd. London 2013.
Goldsmiths University, improvisation with Kostis Kilymis. London 2013.
Holywell Music Hall, various performances. Oxford 2010-2013.
Lost and Found, Kings Place, performing Water Yam by George Brecht. London 2012.
Phoenix Gallery, improvisation with Patrick Farmer, Daniel Jones and Angharad Davies. Brighton 2012.
V22 Sound/Space, improvisation with Jennifer Allum and Dimitra Lazaridou-Chatzigoga. London 2012. 
I and E festival, improvisation with Patrick Farmer and Daniel Jones. Dublin 2011.
Blurred Edges Festival, improvisation with Patrick Farmer and Daniel Jones. Hamburg, 2011.

Teaching / Lecturing / Public Speaking
Visiting Lecturer, West Dean College (Visual Arts, Undergraduate to MFA) 2012-
Visiting Lecturer, Nottingham Trent University (Fine Art, Undergraduate) 2015
Visiting Lecturer, Brighton University (Fine Art Sculpture, Undergraduate) 2014
Visiting Lecturer, Eastleigh College (Art and Design, Pre-degree Foundation) 2014
Guest speaker, Histories, Theories and Practices of Sound Art, The Courtauld Institute of Art 2014
Guest speaker, Q02 Summer School, Brussels 2014

Editor
Co-founder of Compost and Height
Co-founder of BORE publishing

Selected bibliography / Publications
2016          Experimental Music Since 1970 by Jennie Gottschalk (Bloomsbury)
2016          Practice Composition, SLG exhibition catalogue (Compost and Height)
2015          Reductive Journal FOUR (Melange Editions)
2015          Partials (BORE Publishing)
2015         Wolf Notes #8 (Compost and Height)
2014         Interpretation, QO2 Winter School
2014         Wolf Notes #7 (Compost and Height) 
2014        The Continuum of the Field,  NOW NOW catalogue

2013        Point of Departure Journal, Issue 42 (online)
2012        Word Events: Notes on Verbal Notation, James Saunders and John Lely (Continuum)
2007        Oisen “and…and…and”, Arts Council

Awards
2017          Research Grant, West Dean College Research Fund. 
2017          Event Grant, SARU in collaboration with Canterbury Christ Church University
2016          Research Grant, in collaboration with Canterbury Christ Church University
2016          Documentation Grant, Sound and Music 
2015          Embedded Residency at South London Gallery, Sound and Music 
2014          Publishing Grant, SARU 
2010-11   AHRC scholarship
2007          Arts Council England. Project award

Education
MA with Distinction, Social Sculpture, Oxford Brookes University, 2010-2011
BA First Class Honours, Fine Art
, Sheffield Hallam University 2004-2007

Online:
NEW VOICES 2016: INTERVIEW WITH SOUND AND MUSIC 

SOUND EXPANSE: INTERVIEW WITH JENNIE GOTTSCHALK
Sarah Hughes, Controlled Indeterminacy In Text Scores.

BANG THE BORE, ‘INTERVIEWS WITH COMPOSERS
Sarah Hughes, (can never exceed unity). Online interview

ARCHITECTURAL MODEL MAKING, ANOTHER TIMBRE
A Series of realisations of Hughes’ 2013 compositions Architectural Model Making available for free download, as part of Another Timbre’s ‘Online Projects’

Discography
Goldsmiths, Another Timbre, 2016
Accidents of Matter or of Space (second edition), Suppedaneum Records, 2015
Ryoko Akama, Senu Hima, Melange Editions compositions by Antione Beuger, Jurg Frey, James Saunders and Sarah Hughes performed by Ryoko Akama, 2015
The Set Ensemble Stock Cock Consumer Waste Records, 2015
Antione Beuger: Cantor Quartets, double CD  with Dominic Lash, Jurg Frey and Radu Malfatti, 2013
Wandelweiser und so weiter, 6 cd box-set, Another Timbre, 2013
Accidents of Matter or of Space, solo, Suppedaneum, 2013
The Good Life, with Kostis Kilymis, Consumer Waste Records, 2012
Michael Pisaro, Fields Have Ears, Another Timbre, 2012
No Islands, w/ Stephen Cornford, Patrick Farmer and Kostis Kilymis. Another Timbre, 2011
Droplets, w/ Dominic Lash and Patrick Farmer. Another Timbre, 2011
Loris, The Cat from Cat Hill, Another Timbre, 2009
Is w/Patrick Farmer, split release with David Dunn. Compost and Height, 2009