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FKA Hannan Bouchemla

Born on Whadjuk Noongar boodja (Perth) to Algerian and British parents.
Currently based between Margate, KENT and Glasgow, SCOTLAND.  


CURRENT     OPEN SCHOOL EAST /  2020 Associate
2013 - 2016    BA (HONS) FINE ART at GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART / Sculpture and Environmental Art
2012 - 2013    GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART / Fine Art Photography


2019    Clothes, clothes, clothes, shopping, shopping, shopping, friends, friends, friends [with Rachael Simpson] / Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh
2016    I OPEN SOMETIME [with Rachael Simpson] / Gallery Unit, Glasgow International 2016
2014    Beyond Bridges / Online


2019     No Fixed Address, DADAA in partnership with St. Pats Community Support Centre / Fremantle
2019     Error De Disco, [collaboration of installation and performance] Rhythm Machine, Summerhall / Edinburgh
2018     The Green Room, [video] Dornoch Street Space / Glasgow

2018     One Day to Play, [video and performance] National Theatre of Scotland, The Civic House / Glasgow
2018     Artists who make music, Musicians who make art, Queens Park Railway Club / Glasgow
2017     YOUR CONTENT IS HERE, [video], The Wrong / New Digital Art Biennale / Online
2017     Collective Care, [with Kate Davis], Public Participation Project for More Art Public Art Show / Melbourne

2017     Noel Counihan Commemorative Award, Counihan Gallery Brunswick / Melbourne

2017     IRIS Awards, Finalist, Perth Centre for Photography / Perth
2017     Sound Thought 2017 [with Murray Collier], Centre for Contemporary Arts / Glasgow

2017     Tate x NTS x Uniqlo, [Pussy Mothers] live visuals by Wolfgang Tillmans, Tate Modern / London
2016     Parallel Dimensions, Laurieston Arches / Glasgow

2016     Hand Luggage, Steambox, Dublin, Ireland

2016     Toget-herr, The Old Hairdressers / Glasgow

2016     This Is Now: Film and Video After Punk (1978-1985) [performance] commission for Glasgow Film Festival  Tramway / Glasgow
2016     Excuse me boys, where do you think you're going? [video installation] Platform / Easterhouse
2015     Secret 7", Somerset House / London
2015     MIDI Festival, installation commission at Villa Noailles, Hyeres
2015     Vile Bodies, curated by DR.ME, Manchester Art Gallery / Manchester

2013     Happy Accidents [part of Mike Perry, Wondering Around Wandering] / New York
2012     Deadset, Dear Patti Smith Gallery, The Independent Photography Festival / Melbourne
2012     Studio 7, Pop-up studio stall / Manchester

2011      Small Victories, curated by BOOOOOOOM! / Hong Kong

2010     Friends of Federation, curated by Design Federation / Sydney

2010     No Culture Icons Australia in conjunction with FotoFreo Fringe Festival / Fremantle
2009    Sixteen Acts, His Majesty's Theatre / Perth
2009    IRIS Award (Winner of Student Prize), The Perth Centre for Photography / Perth


2019    Guest Artist for Resist with PVI Collective for Mandurah Arts Festival / Mandurah 
2019    Creative Lead Youth Arts Faciliatior for Cashback Summer and Evenings at Impact Arts / North Ayrshire
2019    PEAKS at Paper Mountain ARI for FRINGE WORLD Festival [Artistic Director/Co-Producer] / Perth
2018/9 Guildford Grammar School [Arts Assistant] / Perth
2017-2019 Creative Challenge with AWESOME Arts in Rural and Regional Schools across Western Australia
            Leonora District High School [Arts/Facilitator in Residence] / Goldfields 
            East Kalgoorlie Primary School [Arts/Facilitator in Residence] / Goldfields
            Djidi Djidi Aboriginal School [Arts/Facilitator in Residence] / Bunbury
            Bungaree Primary School [Arts/Facilitator in Residence] / Rockingham          
2017- 18 Every Day Super Hero / collaboration with Alex Desebrock and Tanya Lee / Perth
2017     Collective Care / collaboration with Kate Davis, More Art Public Art Show / Melbourne

2014-16 Gallery Unit & Unit, Founder, Co-Curator and Co-Ordinator, The Savoy Centre / Glasgow
2014     Maxwelltown High School, Project leader of Art and Design in Art Department / Dumfries 

2014     SEA IN RED, 695 Gallery, Queens Cross Housing Association / Glasgow

2014     Barlinnie HMP Prison, Contemporary Art Tutor / Glasgow

2010     No Culture Icons Australia in conjunction with FotoFreo Festival / Fremantle


Forthcoming Groan Vessel 12in Vinyl release 
2019     VHS Tracking Zine (reviewing and art work for La Jetée by Chris Marker) / Perth
2019     WEAPONISE YOUR SOUND, LP Vinyl, for Independent Womens Day curated by Kristina McCormack aka DIET CLINIC / Optimo Music
2017     Newsletter: Volume II: a collaborative archive of idea fragments / Los Angeles Contemporary Archive
2016     Pussy Mothers, The Number 1 EP, 12in Vinyl / Optimo Music

2016     Beg, Borrow and Steal collaboration with Rachael Simpson / Self Published

2015     ET DIEU CREA LA FEMME edited by Tine Bek / Good Press
2015     Kill them with Kindness collaboration with Rachael Simpson / Self Published
2014     Bogans of Death, Menage a Trois, Cassette Tape Artwork / Manchester 

2014     Oasis / Bloom Publishing

2012     Deadset published by Independent Photography Festival / Bloom Publishing


2018     Subiaco Theatre Festival x Perth Theatre Trust / Subiaco
2017     Perth International Arts Festival 2017 Artist Lab - Artistic Director Wendy Martin / Perth
2016     One-Shot Collaboration Sacrifice (TV Special): AFFECT Residency with Kinderhook & Caracas
            CONGLOMERATE.TV (Sol Calero, Dafna Maimon, Ethan Chute-Hayes, Derek Howard and Christopher Kline) and Agora Collective / Berlin


2020    Carl Freedman Gallery, Front of House / Margate
2019     Artistic Director and Co-Producer of the Winner of the ‘Best Independent Program Award’ for FRINGE WORLD 2019
2019     Performer in ‘Habits of Assembly’ for Corin Sworn, Edinburgh Art Festival / Edinburgh
2019     IMPACT Arts, Lead Creative Facilitator [Performance]  / Scotland 
2018     Invited Artist Talk at Edinburgh College / Edinburgh
2018     LON Gallery, Gallery Assistant / Melbourne
2016     Glasgow International 2016 / Exhibitor and Co-Curator / Glasgow
2015     Awarded IdeasTAP Young Innovators Fund for Gallery Unit / Glasgow
2014     Co-founder and Co-organiser of Gallery Unit & Unit, The Savoy Centre / Glasgow
2012     Sun Studios Australia, Studio Assistant and Digital Production / Sydney
2011      Second Assistant to Rene Harbermacher for POP Magazine featuring Marina Abramović / Manchester
2009    IRIS Award (Student Prize) Winner, Perth Centre for Photography / Perth


All information regarding sound and music live performances, please see sound


The National Scotland, - ‘Cosmic Duo [...] play fundraiser for Ghana Studio project’
Financial Times - ‘Breadth and Depth, Glasgow International’
Intern Magazine - Beyond Bridges