iDEATH Flatpack 001 (Roadshow, Grizedale Arts) 2003

iDEATH Flatpack 001 (Roadshow, Grizedale Arts) 2003

Mark Beasley

Stanley Picker Fellow Fine Art


Mark Beasley’s multidisciplinary career was germinated during the late 1980s as a member of various bands signed to local Birmingham labels. Now with an established international reputation as an artist-curator, he has worked on a number of diverse individual and collaborative projects as well as being founder-member of the collective FlatPack001. Beasley’s recent projects include Beasley St. with Steve Beasley at Camden Arts Centre, London; The Thinking with John Russell as part of Romantic Detachment at PS1/MoMA, New York; co-curating Electric Earth: film and video from Britain an international touring show for The British Council; and guest-curating Infra thin Projects a series of book/performance event with artists Lawrence Weiner, Tilo Schulz, Mark Titchner, Bonnie Camplin and Mark Leckey for Book Works, London.

His Stanley Picker Fellowship project Hey, Hey Glossolalia: Puff, Puff and Hatchet (Volume one) involves researching and developing a film project fusing his diverse interests in contemporary music, the visual arts and critical discourse, culminating in an exhibition, a national touring project and a special edition DVD.