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Jocelyn McGregor

b. 1989, based in London & Cumbria, UK


2015 - 2017 - MFA in Sculpture, Slade School of Fine Art
2007 - 2010 - BFA in Fine Art, The Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017 - C-Art Extraordinary Places, Merz Barn, Cumbria
2015 – Sock Pocket, Platform 1 Gallery, London
2014 - Glass Nose, The Merz Barn, Cumbria
2011 - Carbon Selves, Where Where Project Space, Beijing, China

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018 CURRENT – Risky Attachments (curated by Like a Little Disaster), FOOTHOLD, Polignano A Mare (Ba), Italy
2017 – Doremifasolasido, Grizedale Arts & Coniston Institute, Cumbria
2017 – Eller Beck, Suck It And See Projects at The Brick Cube, London
2016 – Cumbrian Artist of the Year, Rheged Centre, Cumbria
2016 – Doremifasolasido, Florence Arts Centre, Cumbria
2016 - XXL, Hotel Elephant, London
2016 - Transitions, Menier Gallery, London
2015 – Doremifasolasido, The Merz Barn, Cumbria
2015 - Business As Usual (touring), Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, Leeds; & Turf Projects, London
2014 - Time Pieces, Caustic Coastal @ Rogue Project Space, Manchester
2014 - Heath (of the moment), The Squatted Gallery, London
2014 – FODO VII, Waterloo Action Centre, London
2013 - Symposia on Comfort Zones in Creative and Curatorial Practice (touring IKEAs) Beijing, China; Manchester, UK (organised by Laura Yuile)
2011 - Pop-up Povera, MoCA Peckham, London
2011 - Safe As Houses, No. 2 Bedford Place, London
2011 - Floor Plan, Beigao's Demolished Village, Beijing, China
2011 - After Hours, After Bar, Beijing, China
2009 - The Warp and the Weft, Botanical Gardens, Oxford


Doremifasolasido (ongoing since 2015) (Kindly supported by Arts Council England)
Magic Assemblage (ongoing collaboration with Geoff Tibbs since 2013)
IF Projects (collaboration with Laura Yuile 2010 - 2011)

Awards & Residencies

UPCOMING 2018 Artist-in-Residence at Hong Kong Baptist University
Artagon Exhibition Nominee
Lee Alexander McQueen: Sarabande Foundation Emerging Artist Award
Miskatonic Institute of Horror Studies, London, Diabolique Magazine Scholarship
Finalist for Cumbrian Artist of the Year 2016
Westbridge Primary School Artist-in-Residence (in partnership with ACAVA) London, UK
The Derek Hill Foundation
The Eaton Fund
The Merz Barn Artist-in-Residence (Cumbria, UK)
Creative Routes 2013, arts depot (London, UK)
Red Gate Gallery Artist-in-Residence (Beijing, China)
Where Where Project Space Artist-in-Residence (Beijing, China)
Diocesan Boys' School Artist-in-Residence (courtesy of the Lam Foundation) (Hong Kong, China)

Selected Publications

2017 - Elephant Magazine 'Eight Artists to Watch: MA and MFA Shows 2017' by Emily Steer and Rosalind Duguid
2017 –
Elephant Magazine ‘Degree Show Hightlights: Slade School of Fine Art’ by Emily Steer
2017 -
The Whisper Gallery ‘Slade School Emerging Artist strikes a discordant note using the fragmented female form’ by Elspeth Edmonson
2017 –
UCL Graduate Research 2016 – 2017
2016 –
C-Art ‘Cumbria Artist of the Year: Focus on Jocelyn McGregor’
2016 –
UCL Graduate Research 2015 – 2016


Widening Participations Fine Art Tutor, The Slade School of Fine Art Summer School, UCL (since 2016)
Lead Artist, Association of Cultural Advancement through Visual Art (ACAVA) (2013-2016)