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Coming up

Prangers at Boundaries Festival, Cafe Oto, Supernormal and Météo Festival

About

Maryanne Royle is an interdisciplinary artist who creates playful and creepy new realities inspired by dystopia, sociology, myth, science fiction and our relationship with technology. 

She works in sculpture, sound, performance, wet room photography, video and installation. Her sound work was described by The Quietus as a “hauntology-laced dispatch of prime strangeness”part of what they refer to as “New Weird Britain”. 

Maryanne is a neurodivergent disabled artist from Rochdale. She has shown work internationally, has been commissioned by Manchester International Festival and has had solo shows. 

She is Programme Manager at a studio and gallery, working freelance part-time alongside project commissions.

Education

Ba Hons Intermedia, 2:1

Edinburgh College of Art 

2016

Foundation Art & Design, Distinction

Manchester School of Art 

2013

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Past

Prangers, Interdisciplinary performance, Site Gallery, Sheffield, November 2021

St. Chad's, Ebor Sound Artists group show, Manchester International Festival, St. Chad's, Rochdale, July 2021

Two Stops Between, group show, Linden Mill, Hebden Bridge, July 2021

From the Edge, online group show, YourTrust Rochdale, June 2021

Plastic Grass, intermedia solo show, Gallery FRANK, Rochdale, June 2021

1:3, Online Group Show, Wetdove Tail, February 2021

Windows in to the Virtual, Group Show, LosenArt, Rome, February 2021

I Don't KnowOnline Group Show, February 2021

Fabric In, Fabric Of, Abstract Muse in Togetherness of Diversity, Online Group Show, MuseBuz, January 2021

Super Closeup Dark, Super Closeup Light, Printed All Sorts, Online Group Show, The Social Distanced Art Project, November 2020

Prangers, live performance, Manchester International Festival Fringe, 2019

Residual Soup, installation and live performance, The Eagle, Salford, 2019

 

Next Day Delivery, Solo show, Gallery FRANK, Rochdale, 2018

 

Artist In Residence, Ebor Studio, Rochdale, 2018

 

ECA Degree Show, 2016

 

Circus Between Worlds, live performance, Glasgow International Festival, 2016

 

Canary, installation and live performance, ECA, 2015

 

Pull, installation and live performance, Camp 21, Cultybraggen - 2014