Jo Millett short CV                                                    jo [at]

Selected Screenings and Shows

Confusing Shadow with Substance installation Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther 6th August – 26th September 2022
Confusing Shadow with Substance installation Unst Heritage Centre July 9th-24th 2022
Confusing Shadow with Substance installation Scottish Maritime Museum, Irvine Jan 22nd – Feb 20th 2022
Confusing Shadow with Substance installation at Burra Heritage Centre Shetland      3-5th September 2021
Avian Interference one minute video for Fields of View, a celebration of A. L.Rees  London,  Sept 2021
Ling received: fishermen of the far haaf – a sound walk around Stenness (with Janette Kerr) – 2020 (ongoing)
Deep Time touring programme in Cornwall showing Descent/Ascent made with Rob Gawthrop 2019
Materials, Structures Forms: Experimental Films Made by Women Film Programme at Docufest held in Kosovo August 2018 (showing Notes)
Confusing shadow with substance (with Janette Kerr) 3 screen video and sound installation, Shetland Museum and Archives July 22nd – August 27th 2017
Rooted Out (with Rob Gawthrop) (digital version) Post Truth Film Programme: Visibility   Conference 31st March Sheffield Hallam University
Rooted Out (with Rob Gawthrop) 16mm projection and sound event for ReRooted Hull City of Culture Humber Street Gallery Hull 25th March 2017
The Power of the Sea  Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, April 5 to May 21 2014
Co-curator with Rob Gawthrop of film screening Contested Bodies as part of Gaslighting, June 2013
CAZ Square Eyes film programme Istanbul Exchange, March 2013
CMR (Redruth) 4 weeks 33 hours (a celebration of the work of John Cage) October 2012, participating artist
CAZ basement programme, the Exchange, Penzance, 2012
Cornish Film Festival 2011
Hull International Film Festival 2011
CAZ basement programme at The Exchange, Penzance 2011
The Heuristics Laboratory screening Malt Cross Gallery, Nottingham 2010
The Incredible 10 Festival Dresden, Germany 2010
Salon Bruit, Berlin, Germany part of sound/film evening 2010
Figuring Landscapes – major touring show screening across the UK
and Australia, launched at Tate Modern Feb 2009
Sound installation Knaresborough Castle (21-30 March) 2008
Surroundings – residency show at Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate
(9th February to 13th April) 2008
Sound-Space Southill Park Bracknell 2007
Experiments in Moving Image, London 2004
A Century of Artists Film in Britain at Tate Britain 2003/4
Light Reading 291 Gallery London 2002
HART festival, also Fonicphist, Hull 2001
Withernsea International Film Festival 2001
Red Gallery, Hull group show, “100 Hours” 2001
FilmFestin Bielefeld,Germany 2001
Hull Literature Festival at Hull Time Based Arts 2000
Pop Music Centre, Sheffield (Lovebytes night) 2000
Safe As Milk, Norway 2000
Dreamcatcher International Video Art and Short Films Festival Kiev 2000


CMIR/RWA Moving Image Bursary 2014
On Spurn research residency (summer months) 2008
Artist in Residence, Knaresborough Castle, August-September 2007
Artists Access to Art Colleges Scheme, Hull School of Art and Design 2006
Skipton Rennaisance video commission (with Chrysalis Arts) 2003
Chrysalis Arts Public Art Project – participating artist 2001/2
HART festival commission, Hull 2001
Yorkshire Arts Artists Film and Video bursary 2000
Artists Access to Art Colleges Scheme, Hull School of Art and Design 2000
Humbermouth Literature Festival commission (installation) 2000
Year of the Artist Research and Development Award 2000/1

Developed and co-ran Postcards to the Future 2007
Film programmer/artist facilitator, Moving the Image, women’s animation
programme and workshop project. 2007
Developed and ran Hull Soundwalks a Heritage Lottery funded
people’s audio project (audio soundwalk, exhibition and publication) 2005
Artist/mentor, Scarborough [drift] project (Training for Real with
Chrysalis Arts and Create), a large scale outdoor video projection event 2005

2009-14  Ph.D Falmouth University (UAL)
1979-82 Royal College of Art, Film & T.V. School, M.A. RCA
1975-79 Maidstone College of Art, B.A. Hons. Fine Art