Harun Morrison

Joshua Light Show and Nicolas Jaar at Fierce 2013_credit Katja Ogrin

Image credit: Fierce Festival Closing Concert: Nicolas Jaar + Joshua Light Show 2013

Fierce Foam | Catalyst Arts | Friday 4th | 15:00

Harun Morrison has been Joint Artistic Director of Fierce Festival with Laura McDermott since Autumn 2009. In 2014, he and Laura curated and produced their fifth edition of the festival over a 6 year tenure. Fierce is an Art Council England ‘national portfolio organisation’ producing an international live art festival across Birmingham and the West Midland artist development scheme Fierce FWD (www.wearefierce.org).

Harun regularly gives seminars, workshops and talks at various HE institutions including Central St Martins, Goldsmiths and the Royal College of Art.

Since 2006 Harun has collaborated with Helen Walker, as part of the collective practice They Are Here (www.theyarehere.net) they have developed and presented projects at various international institutions including Tate Modern, South London Gallery and Chisenhale Gallery. In March 2016 they will be in residence at VAN Lagos, Nigeria as recipients of a British Council grant.