Lives and Works

Hullbridge on Crouch, Essex, UK

Enköping, Sweden



Architectural History and Theory research programme (2015)
Royal Institute of Art

M.A. Fine Art Media (1998)
Slade School of Fine Art
University College London

First Class Honours, Art & Social Context (1990)
Dartington College of Arts
Totnes, Devon


Professional Courses

Project Programme – sculpture (2014)
Royal Institute of Art

Making Matters – artistic research (2013)

Introduction to Artistic Research (2013)


Solo Exhibitions

Following Eugène #2: An Evening's Walk (live work), Thielska Gallery, Stockholm
Passage, Wip:konsthall, Stockholm, 2015
Ljusfältet, Wip:sthlm, Stockholm, 2012/13
Play, MOCA London, London, 2010
Go-Go, m2 Gallery, King’s Grove, London, 2009
Brief Encounter, Nordisk Kunst Plattform, Brusand, Norway, 2008
Studio Work, Parfitt Gallery, Croydon College, Surrey, 2005
Guide, St Mary’s Church, Bow Road, London, 2001
Souvenir, (Live Art) Belt, Bethnal Green, London, 2000
Service, (Live Art) CCA, Glasgow, 1995


Selected Group Exhibitions

Immerse, KinoKino, Sandnes, Norway, 2016
Sunday Run Up, Svarta Huset, Telefonplan, Stockholm, 2016
The Cat Café: Pontus Pettersson project, Svarta Huset, Telefonplan, Stockholm, 2016
Akt 2 (live work), Flykingen, Stockholm, 2015
Take a Walk on the Wild Side. Midepartmentet, Skeppsholmen, Stockholm, 2015
Fredrik Kiesler: Visions at Work annotated by Céline Condorelli and Six Student Groups, Tensta Konsthall, Stockholm, 2015
The Rest of Us, Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, 2014
A Question of Sport, Clifford Chance, London, 2012
Quadruple Energy, 4xm2 Gallery Pavilion at the University of the Arts London, Chelsea, 2011
Gilding the Lily, Transition Gallery, London, 2011
Supermarket Art Fair, (with MOCA London) Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden, 2011
Hazard Perception, Part 2, Charlie Dutton Gallery, London, 2010
Stonewall: 40 Years On, Clifford Chance, London, 2009
Schmatte Couture, Ben Uri Gallery, London, 2008
Golden Rain: Michael Petry project, Stavanger, Norway, 2008
Forensic, The Space In Between, London, 2008
Life Is Only Half The Story, Christ Church, Spitalfields, London, 2008
Day of Intimacy, Crystal Palace, London, 2007
Hunters & Collectors, The Gallery at Willesden Green, London, 2007
Pilot 3, Monastery of St Damien & St Cosimo, La Giudecca, Venice, 2007
(Touring project also shown at Triangle Gallery, University of Arts London, 2007; ZAIM Project Space, Yokohama, Japan, 2008)
Signals 4, Garden Shed, Crystal Palace, London, 2006
Six Thousand Chairs, Crystal Palace Park, London, 2004
It’s Surreal, Stroud House Gallery, Stroud, Gloucester, 2004
Signal, Antenna Gallery, Crystal Palace, London, 2003
Mirror to Nature, Seven Seven at Mile End Art Pavilion, London, 2003
Living with Art, Rivington Gallery, London, 2003
Changing Rooms, Sherborne House, Sherborne, Dorset, 2002
Domestically Spaced, Space Station 65, East Dulwich, London, 2002
Inside Out, MoDA, Middlesex University, London, 2002
Giant, Unit 16, Three Mills Island, London, 2001
Frozen Progress, (Live Art) Royal Geographic Society, London, 2001
Project George, High Street Project, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1999
We’ll Nice You Up, Cleveland, Cleveland Street, London, 1998
Bound, Commercial Too, London, 1996
You, Me and HIV, Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, 1994



International Artist Residency, wip:sthlm, Stockholm, Sweden, August to October 2009
Visiting Artist, Nordisk Konst Plattform, Brusand, Norway, August 2008



Ben Uri; London Museum of Jewish Art, London: Buddies (edition for Ben Uri) acquired 2008



Ljusfältet commissioned by Wip:sthlm & Nätwerk Årstafältet, funded by Stockholm City, 2012/13
Collection commissioned by for Six Thousand Chairs, funded by Arts Council England, 2004


Published works

Golden Rain: Michael Petry project, 2008
Pilot 3, 2007
Made It Home, Rites of Passage Travel Award, June 2000


Press & Publications

My Swedish Career: Stuart Mayes, the, http://the
Still Talking,,
Stuart Mayes,, Issue 3, interview with Audhild Dahlstrøm, issue 3, 2011
Artists Talking: Stuart Mayes,, interview with Andrew Bryant, December 2010
Buddies for Ben Uri, Hidden & Homelss: A World Class Collection in Storage, Ben Uri Art Diary, The London Jewish Museum of Art, 2009
Forensic, a-n magazine online review, Althea Greenan, 2008
Schmatte Couture, Art Rabbit online review, Sarah Lightman, 2008
Love on the Rails, Jaerbladet, Nina Kalvatan Opsahl, 2008
The Art of Blogging, a-n magazine: Collections, Jane Watt, February 2008
Artists’ Projects in Progress, a-n magazine, September 2007
Pilot 3, catalogue, David Barrett, June 2007
Favourite Shirts, Attitude magazine, Caroline Smith, September 2006
The performers looked frozen. So did the penguins ... The Observer Review dance review, Jann Parry, 2001


Gallery Education

Nätwerk Årstafältet, Stockholm, 2010–2011
Engage, London, 2005 to 2008
Bow Arts Trust Education, London, 2002 to 2008
Arts Depot, North Finchley, London, 2005
Institute of Education, London, 2004
Arts Development, Bromley, 2001-2004


Education publications

Engage 22: Young People and Agency, Three Artists’ Views, ed. Karen Raney, Engage, London, 2008
Enquire - About Learning in Galleries: Inspiring Learning in Galleries, ed. Barbara Taylor, Engage, London, 2006


Academic Appointments

Course Leader

Senior lecturer
Visiting Lecturer Guest Lecturer



Language Editor, Supermarket Art Fair, Stockholm, 2012-2016
Contextual Projects Editor, Ltd, 2000-2001
The Slade Journal vol.1, University College London, 1997



Crystal Palace Artists,
CPArtists, London, 2004-2007