Daniel Rourke
Writing, United Kingdom
 
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Brief Summary
I am a writer and academic currently researching for a PhD in Art and Writing from Goldsmiths, University of London

My writing breaks the constraints of the normative essay with inspiration from science fiction, speculative realism and art theory
Clients
A portfolio of my work can be found on my website: machinemachine.net

Professional Experience


Curriculum Vitae of Daniel Rourke

           


Current Commitments


Practice-Based PhD Research, Department of Art, Goldsmiths University

Tutor and Teaching Assistant, Art Writing MFA, Department of Art, Goldsmiths University of London

Writer and Columnist

 

Education/Qualifications

 

Current

Began 2009            MPhil/PhD              Art, Practice-Based Research, Goldsmiths, University of London

 

Previous

2008            MA            Creative and Professional Writing, Roehampton University, London
(Distinction, Supervised by Dr Peter Jaeger)

2004            PGCE            Teacher Training, English Secondary, Trinity and All Saints College, University of Leeds

2003            BA            Philosophy, University of Leeds

 

Portfolio

 

machinemachine.net/portfolio            A portfolio of my work can be found online

 

University Level Teaching Experience

 

2011-2012            Goldsmiths Uni, Art Writing MFA: Teaching Assistant and Tutor (awarded research bursary)

2010-2011            Goldsmiths Uni, Art Writing MFA: Teaching Assistant for MFA Art-Writing

2010-2011            Goldsmiths Uni, Art Department: Tutor for BA Critical Studies

 

Other Teaching Experience

 

(see end of document)

 

Events (Organisation/Planning/Hosting)

 

2011-2012            Art Writing is an Anthology of Examples, Whitechapel Gallery seminar series, (organiser with MFA students), Ongoing

2011                        Syntax Play, Workshop for Coders and Writers, MadLab, Manchester, 29th July

2010- 2011             Chisenhale Gallery, Artist Residency (organiser): Organisation, planning and implementation of art-writing workshops throughout 2010/2011, Final Event: 23rd June

2010                        Research as Catastrophe, Goldsmiths PhD Symposium, Goldsmiths, University of London, 6th – 8th December

 

Conference Papers/Lectures

 

2011                        Noise; Autonomy; Mutation: A Mark on Crusoe’s Island, Escapologies Symposium, Goldsmiths University of London, 5th Dec

2011                        On Kipple and Things, ‘Rubbish’ Symposium, Birkbeck University, 30th July

2011                        Chair of panel entitled ‘Space’, Tom McCarthy Conference, Birkbeck University, 23rd July

2011                        On the Doctrine of the Similar (GIF GIF GIF), Flash Symposium, Birkbeck University, 25th May

2011                        Errors in Things and The ‘Friendly’ Medium, Open Media series, Coventry University, Media and Communications, 15th February

2009                        Cracks/Paths: From Duchamp to the Archive, Translated Acts Conference, Birkbeck University, London, 28th November

 

Performance/Practice

 

2011                        GLI.TC/H Festival 20111, GLTI.CH Karaoke performances, Chicago/Amsterdam/Birmingham, Oct-Nov

2011                        GLTI.CH Karaoke, Ongoing collaborative art project (with Kyoung Kim) (linking multiple, distant, gallery spaces using innovative webstreaming technology), Meanwhile Space, Whitechapel, 2nd and 19th April

2010                        RAWTunes.exe 10.4.2, audio/noise-art single released on iTunes, http://itunes.apple.com/uk/album/rawtunes.exe-10.4.2/id444735154, June 15th

2010                        On Pharaohs, Cults and Parasitism, Audio Essay broadcast on 104.4 Resonance FM, London, 24th May

2009                        ‘Speaking about Ants, Superman and Centaurs’, Volatile Dispersal Festival of Art-Writing, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 21st November

Publication

 

Books

2008                        This Work, Regolith Works (self published), 31st September

Book-Work

2010                        M:100%-0%, (with Tim Booth and Holly Pester), Regolith Works (self published)

Journal Essays/Articles

2012                        On the Doctrine of the Similar (GIF GIF GIF), Dandelion Journal, TBA

2011                        Thoughts on Art Practice, FuelRCA (journal) http://www.fuel.rca.ac.uk/articles/thoughts-on-art-practice-phds, July 2011

2011                        Headless Research, Texte Zur Kunst (journal), in collaboration with 5 Goldsmiths researchers, June 2011 edition

2010                        The Topology of Movement: Desire, Memory and Inscription, rattle (journal), edited by Tom Robinson and Jon Shaw, 21st June

Other Experience

 

2009-2010            Goldsmiths Uni, Wired Radio: Hosted and maintained music/arts radio show until June 2010

2008-present            Regolith Works: Joint Director of Small Publishing House

2008-present            World Travel Group: Freelance Writer and Journalist for breakingtravelnews.com and various World Travel Group publications

2008-2010            3quarksdaily.com: Regular Columnist

2007-present            spacecollective.org: Project Organiser of ‘The Total Library’ web-community and archive

2009                        artshub.co.uk: News Columnist

2008                        supersweet.org: Art Columnist for digital magazine

2004-2007            huge-entity.com: Lead writer/editor/designer for popular arts/sciences website, including regular curation of work by other writers

 

List of (Primary, Secondary and Special Ed) Teaching positions, 2004-present
            (References for all professional & educational positions available on request)

 



Japan

 

Mashiki Junior High School,

Kiyama Junior High School &

Hackamano Elementary/Junior High School

 

Mashikimachi

Kumamotoken

Kyushu, 861-2

JAPAN

 

West Yorkshire

 

Ravenshall SEN School

West Yorkshire,
WF12 9EE

 

London

 

For Teaching agency:

SMART Teachers

39 Earlham Street,
WC2H 9LT

 

Hampstead School

Hampstead,

NW2 3RT

 

Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School

Paddington,
W9 3LG

 

Beatrice Tate SEN School

Bethnal Green,

E2 9RW

Jack Taylor SEN School

Swiss Cottage,

NW8 0SR

 

For Teaching agency:

Axcis Education,

Fourth Floor,
Circus House,
26 Little Portland Street,
W1W 8BX

 

William Morris School,

Folly Lane,
Walthamstow,
E17 5NT

 

Walthamstow Academy,
Billet Road,
Walthamstow,
E17 5DP

 

At University level for:

Goldsmiths,

University of London,

New Cross,

SE14 6NW

 

Curriculum Vitae of Daniel Rourke

Current Commitments

Practice-Based PhD Research, Department of Art, Goldsmiths University
Part-Time Tutor and Teaching Assistant, Department of Art, Goldsmiths University
Writer and Columnist

Education/Qualifications

Current
Began 2009 MPhil/PhD Art, Practice-Based Research, Goldsmiths, University of London

Previous
2008 MA Creative and Professional Writing, Roehampton University, London
(Distinction, Supervised by Dr Peter Jaeger)
2004 PGCE Teacher Training, English Secondary, Trinity and All Saints College, University of Leeds
2003 BA Philosophy, University of Leeds

Portfolio

machinemachine.net/portfolio A portfolio of my work can be found online

University Level Teaching Experience

2010-2011 Goldsmiths Uni, Art Department: Tutor for BA Critical Studies
2010-2011 Goldsmiths Uni, Art Department: Teaching Assistant for MFA Art-Writing

Other Teaching Experience

(see end of document)

Events (Organisation/Planning/Hosting)

2011 ‘Syntax Play’, Workshop for Coders and Writers, MadLab, Manchester, 29th July
2010- 2011 Chisenhale Gallery, Artist Residency (organiser): Organisation, planning and implementation of art-writing workshops throughout 2010/2011, Final Event: 23rd June
2011 ‘GLTI.CH Karaoke’, Ongoing collaborative art project (with Kyoung Kim) (linking multiple, distant, gallery spaces using innovative webstreaming technology), Meanwhile Space, Whitechapel, 2nd and 19th April
2010 ‘Research as Catastrophe’, Goldsmiths PhD Symposium, Goldsmiths, University of London, 6th – 8th December

Conference Papers/Lectures

2011 On Kipple and Things, ‘Rubbish’ Symposium, Birkbeck University, 30th July
2011 Chair of panel entitled ‘Space’, Tom McCarthy Conference, Birkbeck University, 23rd July
2011 On the Doctrine of the Similar (GIF GIF GIF), Flash Symposium, Birkbeck University, 25th May
2011 Errors in Things and The ‘Friendly’ Medium, Open Media series, Coventry University, Media and Communications, 15th February
2009 Cracks/Paths: From Duchamp to the Archive, Translated Acts Conference, Birkbeck University, London, 28th November

Performance/Practice

2010 RAWTunes.exe 10.4.2, audio/noise-art single released on iTunes, http://itunes.apple.com/uk/album/rawtunes.exe-10.4.2/id444735154, June 15th
2010 On Pharaohs, Cults and Parasitism, Audio Essay broadcast on 104.4 Resonance FM, London, 24th May
2009 ‘Speaking about Ants, Superman and Centaurs’, Volatile Dispersal Festival of Art-Writing, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 21st November
Publication

Books
2008 This Work, Regolith Works (self published), 31st September
Book-Work
2010 M:100%-0%, (with Tim Booth and Holly Pester), Regolith Works (self published)
Essays/Articles
2011 Thoughts on Art Practice, FuelRCA (journal) http://www.fuel.rca.ac.uk/articles/thoughts-on-art-practice-phds, July 2011
2011 Headless Research, Texte Zur Kunst (journal), in collaboration with 5 Goldsmiths researchers, June 2011 edition
2010 The Topology of Movement: Desire, Memory and Inscription, rattle (journal), edited by Tom Robinson and Jon Shaw, 21st June
Other Experience

2009-2010 Goldsmiths Uni, Wired Radio: Hosted and maintained music/arts radio show until June 2010
2008-present Regolith Works: Joint Director of Small Publishing House
2008-present World Travel Group: Freelance Writer and Journalist for breakingtravelnews.com and various World Travel Group publications
2008-2010 3quarksdaily.com: Regular Columnist
2007-present spacecollective.org: Project Organiser of ‘The Total Library’ web-community and archive
2009 artshub.co.uk: News Columnist
2008 supersweet.org: Art Columnist for digital magazine
2004-2007 huge-entity.com: Lead writer/editor/designer for popular arts/sciences website, including regular curation of work by other writers

List of (Primary, Secondary and Special Ed) Teaching positions, 2004-present
(References for all professional & educational positions available on request)


Japan

Mashiki Junior High School,
Kiyama Junior High School &
Hackamano Elementary/Junior High School

Mashikimachi
Kumamotoken
Kyushu, 861-2
JAPAN

West Yorkshire

Ravenshall SEN School
West Yorkshire,
WF12 9EE

London

For Teaching agency:
SMART Teachers
39 Earlham Street,
WC2H 9LT

Hampstead School
Hampstead,
NW2 3RT

Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee School
Paddington,
W9 3LG

Beatrice Tate SEN School
Bethnal Green,
E2 9RW

Jack Taylor SEN School
Swiss Cottage,
NW8 0SR

For Teaching agency:
Axcis Education,
Fourth Floor,
Circus House,
26 Little Portland Street,
W1W 8BX

William Morris School,
Folly Lane,
Walthamstow,
E17 5NT

Walthamstow Academy,
Billet Road,
Walthamstow,
E17 5DP

At University level for:
Goldsmiths,
University of London,
New Cross,
SE14 6NW

 
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