- Why Don't You?
Programme_Jordan Baseman | Ask For It Ask For It
Ask For It Ask For It was narrated by Mark Joyce and recorded on Sunday 5th February 2006 at Thorncliffe Football Club, in High Green, Sheffield. The project was funded by CI Arts and Site Gallery, Sheffield.
Thanks to Lucy Head, David Barrett, the Thorncliffe Juniors Under 11's football team, Robin Klassnik, Mr. Hennessy and Mr. Terry. Special thanks to Carolyn Thompson. Jordan Baseman is represented by Matt's Gallery, London.
Jordan Baseman received a BFA from Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and an MA from Goldsmith's College, University of London. Baseman is currently the Reader in Time Based Media at Wimbledon College of Art, University of the Arts, London, and is also a Lecturer at the Royal College of Art Sculpture School. He has a long history of carrying out projects in collaboration with various public institutions. These have included residencies and commissions for: ArtSway, Arts Council England, Papworth Hospital (Heart and Lung Transplant Unit), Cambridge, The Science Museum, London, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Grizedale Arts, London Arts, Camden Arts Centre, The Serpentine Gallery, Collective Gallery Edinburgh, Book Works, National Sculpture Factory (Cork, Ireland), British School at Rome, the Wellcome Trust, London, Monash University, (Melbourne Australia), University of Tasmania, (Hobart, Australia), the Photographers’ Gallery London, Matt’s Gallery London and The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Jordan Baseman has received grants from Arts Council England, the Arts Humanities Research Council, the British Council, the Henry Moore Foundation, the Wellcome Trust, and London Arts Board.