AJ Wilkinson

Born Manchester 1963

Solo Exhibitions

2010 Backseat driver Arts festival, West yorkshire
2008 Backseat driver Kiosk Gallery, Manchester
2008 Nutwood Pavillion (On-line Gallery), Leeds
2004 Driving Blind Folly Gallery, Lancaster
1995-96 English Candies Viewpoint galley, Salford
Arbor gallery, Derby
Lighthouse Media Center, Wolverhampton
Watershed Gallery, Bristol
1993 Tableau Design Center, Manchester
1990 Within the edge (Side galley) Viewpoint, Salford
Design Center, Manchester

Group Exhibitions

2013 AFO Look 13, Liverpool
2013 AFO Format photography festival, derby
2011 A family of (AFO) Manchester Digital Laboratory, Manchester
2010 Dust Not part of festival, Urbis,Manchestr
2008 Grid Project (Ways of looking) The Bradford Gallery, Bradford
2008 Spectanular New Islington Festival, Manchester
2007 Blackshed Non Gallery Spaces situated around Antwerp
2005 table of contents Dagmar de pooter Gallery, Antwerp
1999 estate Wythenshawe Hall, Manchester
1998 Podunk Albert Square, Digital summer, Manchester
34th salon Chateau de Saint-Ouen, Paris
1997 4play Viewpoint Gallery, Salford
1996-7 Northwest Open Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool
1993-4 Northwest Open Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool
1991 City Life Manchester.

Grants / Commissions / Awards

2011 Arts council grant New Media
2011 Cornerhouse’s Micro Commission
2003 Arts council grant New Media
2002 Northwest arts Development grant
1999 Nominated for The Citibank Photography Prize 2000
Manchester City Art Galleries Commission for
Wythenshawe Hall "estate" project
1998 SHIFT New Technologies North West Arts Grant commission
for Digital Summer98 Festival
1997 Salford City Council commission for The Viewpoint Gallery
A4e lottery Grant
1995 Salford City Council commission for The Viewpoint Gallery

Workshops / Residencies

2010 "call to action" Open eye, Liverpool. Look2011
2009 Lost in Transit Impressions Gallery, Bradford
2008 Impressions Gallery, Bradford
2007 Touchstones Gallery, Rochdale
2006 National Museum of Photography, Film & Television, Bradford
2004 Ring road Oldham art Gallery Oldham
2003 redeye Preston art gallery, Preston
2002 redeye Sandbar, Manchester
1999 grounds Wythenshawe hall, Manchester
1998 hard shoulder Artranspennine98, Manchester
1997 Personal Space Hockney Show, Manchester city Art Gallery
1996 Self Portrait British Art Show, Manchester city Art Gallery
1995 Portrait Viewpoint, Salford


2004 Driving blind Dewi lewis publications
1997 4play booklet Viewpoint Galley, Salford
1995 English Candies Viewpoint Galley, Salford


Chateau de Saint-Ouen Saint-Ouen, Paris

Other information

Director of Redeye1997-2002
Course leader FD Contemporary Photograhy 2000-2013
Educator 1993-Continuing