Corin Sworn

Corin Sworn grew up in Canada and works in Glasgow. Her work comprises video, digital collage, installation and performance. Her recent work explores strategies of concealment and self-coding against infrastructural situatedness and the pressures of social legibility. Recent solo exhibitions include Habits of Assemble at Edinburgh Art Festival (2019); WORKHOUSE at Koppe Astner (2018); Gallery Gallery Arsenal, Poland (2016); Jeux d’Eté, Chicago (2016); Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia (2015); Whitechapel Gallery, London (2015); Langen Foundation, Dusseldorf (2015); Sydney Biennial (2014). She is a professor of fine art at Northumbria University and was one of three artists in the Scotland + Venice 2013 exhibition for the 55th Venice Biennale. Sworn was awarded the Max Mara Art Prize for Women in 2014 and a Leverhulme Prize in 2016.