Rita Evans is an artist based in London since 2004, completing her MA in Fine Art at Chelsea College in 2009. Since then, Rita has presented at residencies, performances and exhibitions internationally. In 2015 Rita was awarded the Stephen Cripps’ Studio Award, an Acme Residency & Awards Programme funded by The Henry Moore Foundation, Royal Opera House, High House Production Park Ltd and Stephen Cripps’s family. The award is for artists working with sound, movement and light. DOWNLOAD LIST OF EXHIBITIONS & AWARDS RITA EVANS

PRESENT: Matrices, Tensions, Sound = Sculptures Project, 2017 Grants for the Arts, Arts Council England. Instrument Sculptures, at Chisenhale Dance Space, London. Below: Stills from video documentation;

 

 

 

 

FUTURE: Instrument Sculptures Project, 2017-18 Canada Council for the Arts Media Production Grant, below constellation testing chart for developing a score;

 

Score Testing DiagramPAST: Wool Matrix, 2015
For one afternoon, the Backstage Centre in Thurrock, Essex, became a live creative space where the group dynamics of the community, an elemental part of the works, evolved inside and around the sculpture-structures. Each of these were choreographed one after the other across one space generating a changing set of rhythms and pace;