Jason Cleverly
Falmouth University

Jason Cleverly is Senior lecturer for Contemporary Crafts at Falmouth University..rnFor some time he has developed a series of situational, interpretive sculptural craft works for museums and art galleries. Exhibited nationally and internationally and designed to engender collaboration and co-participation, these artifacts attempt to enhance visitor experiences by promoting informal learning. Many of these projects have been developed in close collaboration with social scientists at King’s College London. He is also a PhD student undertaking a critical evaluation of this situated design practice. rn rn2011- 2015 Part-time PhD Candidate. University Of the Arts London. Practice Based PhD: Maker, Audience and Object: Enhancing Interaction and Interpretation through Situational Design. rn rnPRACTICE, INSTALLATION &rnCOMMISSIONSrn rn2013-14 The Enlightened Eye: Mineral viewer Interactive for Liskeard Museum.rn2011 Richard Trevithick Machines DoTT Container: Carbis Bay, St Ivesrn2009 Work table and Escritoire: for House of Words exhibition Dr Johnson’s house Londonrn2007 Lineamentum: Interactive drawing Machine for Royal Cornwall Museum Truro.rn2006 Fly press and Stamp: Interactive for Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, Hockley Birmingham with John Graysonrn2004 The perceptive Engine Site specific commission For the Potteries Museum Hanley. Stoke on Trentrn2003 The Narrative Engine. Installation Shipley Museum & Art Gallery An Interactive installation for Telltale: an exploration of narrative themes in craft Gateshead. Tyne & Wearrn2003 The Green Man Two Site specific commissions Large scale Laser cut decorative public artworks for Midlands transport Authority CENTRO Kingstanding Birminghamrn2003 The Universal Curator. The Hunt Museum. Limerick Ireland. Interactive installation: Re-Tracing the Past for the S.H.A.P.E.rn Project part of the Disappearing Computer Initiativern2002 Chamber of Commerce, Chelsea Town Hall, London.rn2002 Deus Oculi Cheltenham Festival of Science.rn2001 Ghost Ship, S.O.F.A. Chicago, U.S.A. for The Crafts Council and SHAPErn rnPAPERS/PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONSrnrn2013 Crafting Audience Encounters. Making Futures. Making Futures Conference Mount Edgecombe Plymouth. Vol 3. ISSN 2042-1664 . Publication of post-conference volume due 2014.rnrn2013 How Can Artists and Designers Working with Museums and Collections Contribute to the Notion of Active Citizenship? for the Inclusive Museum National Gallery of Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark, 22-24 April 2013.rnrn2013 Design for Museum Interpretation: A Comparative Evaluation of Contemporary Tropes for the Annual Association of Art Historians University of Reading, 11-13 April 2013.rnrn2013 Designing Collaboration: Evoking Dr Johnson through Craft and Interdisciplinarity.(Auth. Shear T. Cleverly J. Collaboration through Craft). Eds. Alice Kettle, Amanda Ravetz (MMU), Helen Felcey (MMU), pub June 2013 Berg ISBN 9780857853912 hardback; 9780857853929 paperback rnrn2013 Revealing surprise: The local ecology and the transposition of action (Auth Cleverly, J, Heath, C , vom Lehn, D & Luff, P) Emotion and Social Interaction,Eds. Anssi Peräkylä and Marja-Leena Sorjonen Oxford University Press, ISBN-10 0199730733rnrn2011 Curious words and Public Definitions – Engaging Visitors in the Collaborative Creation of a Museum Exhibit (Patel M. Luff P. Heath C. Cleverly J. vom Lhen D 2011) Digital Engagement ‘2011, Newcastle, UK rn rn2011 Design Collaboration: Evoking Dr Johnson through Craft and Interdisciplinarity, Pairings: Conversations, Collaborations Materials Manchester College of artrnrn