Artistic CV

EDUCATION:       
Creative Entrepreneurship MA, UEA London (Distinction)
English Literature BA (Hons), University of East Anglia (2:1)
Art Foundation, Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design

POETRY COLLECTIONS:
Nasty Little Intro, Nasty Little Press, July 2014

PRINT PUBLICATION
POETRY:
Liar in Astronaut Zine, Issue 4
Monkey Bars in Popshot, Outsider Issue
The Unlatching in Hunger Poetry Anthology
Vultures in ‘Writing in the Blackout’ anthology (Keats House Poets), 2014
Circles in the Newhaven Journeyman, Issue 3: Expressing the Voice
Dorothy and Coffe in DreamCatcher 28
Ladybird in Welney Poetry Anthology
It is with the heart one loves… in Brittle Star Issue 31/32
Computer Generated Images and #fridge in Monkey Kettle #38
The Movement of Hands in Artemispoetry, Issue 9
I am No Better in Workshop: UEA Undergraduate Anthology 2011
The Mirror in Poetry Rivals Collection 2010: A New Dawn Breaks
Flowers and Computer Generated Images in The Delinquent Issues 13 & 18
Skin in Skookum Boom magazine
RedInk Magazine
ARTICLES/REVIEWS:
Concrete Newspaper

DIGITAL PUBLICATION
POETRY:
Factor 30, Ink, Sweat & Tears, 2015
Vultures in ‘Writing in the Blackout’ anthology (Keats House Poets), 2014
It looks like rain, The Hourglass and Sympathy Card in Agenda Broadsheet 21
Maps in Annexe Magazine, 2013
Popular Opinion and I’m going to kill myself… in Bad Robot Poetry, 2012
Maps and Boys & Girls in Kumquat Poetry, 2012
The Very Hungry Caterpillar in Myths of the Near Future, 2012
CakeOur First Christmas, and Hope in Something Fine Something Fine, 2012
Blind Date in Poet & Geek, 2011
Fancy Dress, Perfection  and Imaginary, Fantastic, Bizarre in Sleepy Orange, 2009
FLASH FICTION:
Exposure Ink, Sweat & Tears
ARTICLES/REVIEWS:
Various articles, The Norwich Radical, 2015
A Space of Our Own: What’s the Point in Women-Only Spaces?, New Stateswoman, 2014
Niall O’Sullivan & The Poetry Potting Shed (Day 3), Apples & Snakes, 2014
Niall O’Sullivan & The Poetry Potting Shed (Day 2), Apples & Snakes, 2014
Michael Rosen & The Poetry Potting Shed, Apples & Snakes, 2014
My Experience of the Writing Room, Apples & Snakes, 2013
Celebrating 30 Years, Apples & Snakes, 2012
Poetry Heroes: Benjamin Zephaniah, Shake the Dust (Apples & Snakes), 2012
Are you Ready?,Zukuri UnLtd Website, 2012
Review of Floor by A.F. Harrold, Hand + Star, 2010

COPYWRITING/COPYEDITING:
First Story Anthology, edited by Anthony Anaxagorou, 2015
Penned in the Margins, 2010

PERFORMANCE:
The Place for Poetry, Goldsmiths, University of London, 2015
World’s End Poetry, at Chelsea Theatre, 2015
Open Generation at Autograph ABP, 2015
Office Party at The Roundhouse, 2014
Reclaim the Night at The Camden Centre, 2014
Loose Muse at The Poetry Café, 2014
Brixtongue at Effra Social, 2014
Burn After Reading at Seven Dials Club, 2014
Feminism in London at The Institute of Education, 2014
Burn After Reading at The Gallery Cafe, from 2014 onwards
MOSAIC the Rose Theatre Café, 2014
The Only Way Is Ethics at Bishopsgate Institute, 2014
Survival Guides Opening Night at Art Nouveau Gallery, 2014
One Story, Our Voice at Spotlight, 2014
Listen Softly London, 2014
LoveArts at The Gallery Cafe, 2013
Reclaim the Night at Institute of Education SU Bar, 2013
The Writing Room Showcase at Rich Mix, 2013
S.W.A.M&P at Vibe Gallery, 2013
Bang Said the Gun May Residency at The Roebuck, 2013
Scratch That Hackney at Hackney Picturehouse Attic, 2013
Word’s a Stage at The Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, 2012
Bad Robot Poetry Launch Night at The Birdcage, Norwich, 2012
Words, Words Words: Carmina Masoliver & Friends at The Cricketers as part of IYAF, 2012
Finger in the Pie Cabaret at Madame JoJo’s, 2012
Late Shift at The Sainsbury’s Centre for Visual Arts, 2011
ART SHOP COLLECTIVE at AAA Studios, 2011
PoetryJam at The Tea Box, 2011
Support for Kate Tempest at The Bicycle Shop, 2011
Word of Mouth at Norwich Arts Centre, 2011
Aural Delights at St Gregory’s Art Centre, 2011
The People’s Mass at LimelightChurch, 2010
Feminist Midsummer Party at Balham Bowling Club, 2010
Speech Motion at The Horse & Groom, 2010
Satellites Talking at The Betsey Trotswood, 2010
Word Up Walthamstow at Ye Old Rose & Crown, 2010
Cabaret events at The Birdcage, 2009 onwards
Get on the Soapbox at various venues in Norwich, 2009 onwards
Farrago at various venues in London, 2006 onwards

FESTIVALS:
BBC Slam at Edinburgh Festival, Heat 3, 2015
BoomTown Fair, 2015
Larmer Tree Festival, 2015
Lovebox, 2015
The Fling Festival, 2015
Festival of Ideas, 2015
Bestival, 2014
In The Woods, 2014
Camp Bestival, 2014
Secret Garden Party, 2014
Latitude Festival, 2014
Words with Edge Festival, Red Door Studios, East Ham, 2014
The Last Word, The Roundhouse Studio, 2013
Larmer Tree Festival, 2013
New Writes Night’s Spoken Word Night at The Place Theatre, Bedford, 2012
Words, Words, Words at International Youth Arts Festival, Kingston, 2012
Performances as part of Norwich Fringe Festival, 2010-11

EVENTS MANAGEMENT:
She Grrrowls at The Hive, September 2015 onwards
She Grrrowls at Apples and Pears Bar, 2015 onwards
She Grrrowls fundraiser for Star Throwers, at Apples and Pears Bar, 2015
She Grrrowls at the Women’s Centre for Crisis, 2014
She Grrrowls and Feminism in London fundraiser at The Gallery Café, 2014
She Grrrowls and Not So Popular at Blessings, 2014
She Grrrowls at The Gallery Cafe, Bethnal Green, September 2013 onwards
She Grrrowls Pilot at International Youth Arts Festival, Kingston, 2013
Poetry&Paint Anthology Launch at The Showcase, 2013
Carmina’s Poetry Tease at The Showcase, 2012
UEA LitSoc Showcase Summer and Autumn 2010
UEA LitSoc Showcase Summer and Autumn 2010 and 2011

HOST:
She Grrrowls, at The Gallery Cafe, Apples & Pears, The Hive, 2013 onwards
Poetry&Paint Anthology Launch at The Showcase, 2013
Carmina’s Poetry Tease at The Showcase, 2012
UEA LitSoc Showcase Summer 2010-11
PoetryJam at The Tea Box

AWARDS:
High Commended for Ideas Tap’s Sky Arts Scholarship, 2015
Open Generation, Spoken Word Competition Winner, 2015
Genesis Slam – joint first place, 2nd October 2014
Bang Said the Gun, 22nd May 2014
Winner of Poetry Rivals 2013 with ‘Paradise’, awarded 2014
Winner of Pangaea Poetry Reporter Brief on Ideas Tap
Commended for the Poetry Kit competition with ‘Bethnal Green’, 2014
Shortlisted for Spread the Word competition, 2013
Shortlisted for New Era at the Lyric Lounge, 2013
Long-listed for Young Poet Laureate for London – final 20 ‘Podium Poets’, 2013
Shortlisted for Lyric Lounge Producers on Ideas Tap, 2013
Shortlisted for Ideas Tap Project Mentoring (Performing Arts), 2012
Shortlisted for Ideas Tap Fund Innovators
Shortlisted for Bush Bounce on Ideas Tap, 2012
Best Loss Poem at Glam Slam, 2011
Top 50 Poetry Rivals, 2010
Slam Idol Contest 20
Farrago Zoo Award: BestDebut Performance in 2006, awarded 2007

INTERVIEW/RADIO:
Home Cooking: Chaired a discussion as part of She Grrrowls, 2014
Round @ Laurie’s on Roundhouse Radio, 23rd March 2014
Freestryle Fridays on Reel Rebels Radio, 2013
Dogcast Central (numbers 10 and 11), 2012
The Arts Show  on XStream East Radio by Nikk Quentin-Woolf, 2010
Slam Idol Contest Podcast, 2008
Episode 24 of ukPoetryPodcast by Dominic O’Rourke, 2008

TELEVISION:
Feature on Feminism at She Grrrowls events, London360, 2014

WORKSHOPS:
Poetry and Activism: What’s the Issue with “Issue Poetry”?, The Albany, 2014
Poetry Potting Shed with Michael Rosen and Niall O’Sullivan, 2014
From Page to Stage at Larmar Tree Festival, 2013
Poet Shadow for Shake the Dust, 2012

COLLECTIVES:
Podium Poets, 2014 onwards
Burn After Reading, 2014 onwards
Roundhouse Poetry Collective – Kid Glove, 2013 onwards

OTHER PROJECTS:
Voices of Redemption, 2015
Poetry Potting Shed, 2014
The Writing Room, 2013
Word’s a Stage, 2012

PRESS:
Devil’s Haircut: Carmina Masoliver’s Nasty Little Intro #8, John Field, 8th April 2015
Carmina Masoliver – In Her Own Words at Listen Softly London
Sabotage Reviews: Nasty Little Intro
Night of Celebration Proves The Media’s Woeful Coverage of the Literary Underground is Cheating Readers, Dan Holloway, 30th May 2014
She Grrrowls Review, Leanne Moden, 23rd May 2014
Carmina Masoliver – In Her Own Words, Listen Softly London, Dominic Stevenson, 8th April 2014

VISUAL ART:
Exhibited at Craft Central, 2012
ING Bank Exhibition: painting sold for £200.