Sarah Calmus


May 2019 Intersection, Hidden Door Weekender, Leith Theatre

Dec 2018-Jan 2019 SOS (Survival nOw Skills), 121st Society of Scottish Artists Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy   



24th Nov- 11th Dec APPLY WITHIN, Syn Festival, Edinburgh Filmhouse Gallery

11th- 16th July- Residents Showcase at Custom Lane- Collaboration with Edinburgh Tool Library
        6-8th July-  The Corpse Strikes Back, Curated by James Jimbo, New Glasgow Society, Glasgow

       22nd and 23rd June- Uber Dérive, Architecture Fringe 2018, Edinburgh

       Friday 1st June -Curator, Organiser and Compere of Emergence, Hidden Door’s Emerging Artist        Symposium, Hidden Door Arts Festival 2018 , Edinburgh

         6th- 14th April- 8/20-Inside Out, The Salon, Members Show, EMBASSY Gallery, Edinburgh
         26th Jan- 14th Feb- Momentum, Invited Artist, Norie-Miller Riverside Light Nights, Perth, Scotland

        15th-23rd Jan-  Bring Back The Mountains, Beta Beta Residency Showcase, South Block, Glasgow

         29th Jan- 8th March- Open+ , SSA+VAS Together, Open 2018, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh 

         1st- 31st Jan - FUN-A-DAY 2018 participator, Dundee, Edinburgh


Youth Arts Network Cymru, Grounds for Manifestos.

Devised and lead all day workshop for Arts Youth Workers, facilitators and practitioners , Fran Wen, Wales.

Mark Making as Movement, Performance Workshop.

The Drawing Room, Modern One, National Galleries of Scotland


2018- Visual Artists and Craft Makers Award funding received for SOS (Survival nOw Skills) from Creative Scotland and City of Edinburgh Council

2018- Underpinning Membership Awarded, All In Ideas Arts, Anatomy Rooms, Aberdeen.

2017 Invited Independent Artist, for Total Theatre Exchange programme, Edinburgh City                                                                                                                                                           2017 Invited Artist in Residence, Studio Practice Summer School, Look & Draw, Edinburgh

2016 (Oct/Nov) Selected Artist in Residence, Beta Beta Residency, Braemar, Scotland

2015- Shortlisted for the STV Digital Spark Award


01/09/17              Echo Chambers, Impossible Island #01 for Is That All There Is? with Werkha / Babe / MR                                   TC, Stereo cafe bar, Glasgow

2016                   Mandala Prism, Commission, Invited Artist at Hidden Door Festival 2016, Edinburgh

2015 June-July- Geometric Timeline, Commission, Forth Valley Open Studios, Falkirk Community Hospital

2014                   Utopic Tweets; The Public Poem, Summer Programme ’14, Generator Projects, Dundee

2013                   The Art of Silence, Summer Programme 2013, Generator Projects, Dundee, Scotland





14th-17th December-  ‘Editions’ contemporary art sale curated by Common Ground,                                                                             South Block, supported by Wasps, Glasgow

24th November-          'Page 36' The Plaza, Risograph printed living archive publication,  a collaborative                                               project by Mutual and Peel Eezy, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

10th-16th -                   (In)valid Inferences- Collaboration with Dave House AKA The Reverse Sound                 October                       Engineer for Paradigm Electronic Arts Festival, The Biscuit Factory, Leith,                                                           Edinburgh

24th-16th August-       Invited Independent Artist, Total Theatre Exchange, Edinburgh

31st July- 4th August-  Invited Artist in Residence, Studio Practice Summer School, Look & Draw,                                                          Edinburgh

8th/9th July-               Convergence at LONGCUTS, Civic Soup, Architecture Fringe 2017, Edinburgh

26th May 2017- 4th June- Echo Chambers, Hidden Door Festival, Old Leith Theatre

March 4th-12th            Reflex, EMBASSY Gallery's 2017 Members' show DON SALON, Edinburgh

February-                     Crack, The Imago Mundi project, St Margarets House, Edinburgh


August-August- Poem Pieces, Dark Barn Exhibition, Zlin, Czech Republic


PI, Black Cube Collective Annual Show, Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

String Screen (O), Art/Science Symposium, Artspeak Projects, University of Edinburgh

String Screen ( [] ), Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh

String Screen (O), Twitter First Friday, Online Exhibition

P.I Text Ed. , Generator Members Show 2015, Generator Projects, Dundee, Scotland


Utopic Tweets (TPP), Shortlisted speaker, STV Digital Spark Award, Dundee Literary Festival, Dundee

P.I, DJCAD Showcase of Digital Media, Selected film, Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre, Dundee

The Prism Complex, DJCAD Degree Show, University of Dundee, Dundee

Pure Imagination, Translations, Generator Projects, Dundee, Scotland

String Theory , Public Light Installations, various locations, Dundee, Scotland

Liberal Loos, Interventions in public lavatories around Dundee, Scotland

31 Days of Presents, Fun-A-Day Dundee, Wasp Studios, Dundee, Scotland


Musical Flashmob, Collaboration with Jean Frazer, Dundee City Centre, Scotland

De/Constructing Gender, The Undesirable, Heathfield Car Park Exhibition, Dundee, Scotland

World Aids Day, Public Performance, Dundee City Centre, Scotland


World Aids Day, Public Performance, Plaza de la Virgen, Valencia, Spain