Recent projects


Self-Contained
Shelley received an individual Arts Council grant to create a new body of work for 'Self-Contained', which was shown simultaneously in two London venues:

3D Installations
2 March – 1 April 2011
The Bethlem Gallery, Bethlem Royal Hospital, Beckenham, Kent.

Photographic Installations
30 March - 24 June 2011
MRC Social, Generic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre
Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College
De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF.

Three short videos of work featured in 'Self-Contained':
Family unit
Disintegrating
Photographic installation

Press release
Review by Lucy Chaloner for LONDON GRIP
Review by Niall Boyce for THE LANCET

2010 – 11–29 October
Body Politic
Exhibtion at Westminster Reference Library, St. Martin's Street, London WC2H 7HP
Artist statement
Press release

Body Politic on television
BBC1 Breakfast News with David Sillito/Daily Politics Show with Andrew Neil

(As soon as I get back to the studio which hopefully is very soon I shall be experimenting and creating new artworks with the ideas I still have for Body Politic and Self Contained which I intend to exhibit in the future either as part of the original Body Politic or Self Contained.)

Publication
Shelley is one of the contributors to the following book:
21 : Discussions with artists of Chinese descent in the UK
distributed by the Chinese Arts Centre Manchester
www.chinese-arts-centre.org