1995 The National Film & Television School, Beaconsfield (specialism: Directing)
1984 M.A. Fine Art Printmaking, Royal College of Art
1981 B.A.(Hons.) Fine Art (Film/Printmaking) Maidstone College of Art

Current Employment
2000 – Snr. Lecturer in Film (FHEA), University of South Wales, UK
2013-2016 BA Course Leader Film and Video, 2006 -2012 Course Leader MA Moving Image

Screenings & Exhibitions
2016 Under the Wire UK Women’s Film Festival (forthcoming November 2016)
2015 Politics and Poetics Documentary Symposium, University of Santa Cruz, California
2014 G39 Gallery
2014 National Eisteddfod, Llanelli
2013 Lumiere Screening UK touring exhibition
2013 National Eisteddfod, Denbigh
2013 Whirlygig screening Picture house London
2012 Performance Space, Hackney, London
2012 Wonderland 11, Tactile BOSCH, Cardiff
2011 ‘Lively hood’ exhibition, Old Library, Cardiff
2011 National Eisteddfod, Wrexham
2009 4 x Short Films, Carmina Burana production in collaboration with the National Dance Company of Wales.
2007 ‘Well I Never…? All Over the Shop Visual Arts Festival, Pontypridd

Journal Publications

Burrows,I & Blandford S. ‘Creative Encounters Across the Counter: Reflections on an artist
Residency in Cardiff Market Hall (2013) Cyfwrng Journal
Burrows, I ‘Deviant Chores’ Photomediations Machine (2014)
Burrows, I ‘Lively hood’ films published jpmScreenworks, (2012)
Burrows, I. ‘Folk Glance’ & ‘Veil Trance’ (2012) jpmScreenworks (on-line practice
Burrows, I. & Dr. Krebs, K. ‘From Memories to Monuments: Artist as
Translator’(2009) International Journal of Art and Society,Volume 4, Issue 4 pp. 297-306
Burrows, I. & Dr. Krebs K. ‘Orienting Voices in Memories and Spaces’ (2007) Journal of
Media Practice 8:1,pp 25-37,Intellect Press: Bristol ISSN14682753Burrows, I . ‘The Object
and the Experience: The making of a documentary installation’ (2004) Visualising
Anthropology ,pp 90-99, Intellect 1SBN 1-8411150-1112-3

Conference Papers
Work and Play Symposium, Film Futures, University of Central Lancashire, July 2016 ‘Action, Pause, Play’
Acting on TV Symposium, Reading University, 2016, Off Site and Outside the Green Room, I.Burrows and J. Cockram
Place Based Arts, Brighton University, 2015 “So much depends upon”: Insight on site in
Cardiff Bay’ I Burrows and Alice Entwistle
Language/Voice Symposium, University of Aberystwyth, 2015 ‘Looking for a Metaphor When We Don’t Speak The same Language’
MeCCSA annual conference, Northumberland University, 2015 ‘Slipping In and Out of
Fictional Space; in an attempt to weave soap characters into the narrative continuum of
contemporary art’
Image, Movement,Story, Symposium, Roehampton University 2014, ‘Practice as Research in a Fictional Landscape’.
Domestic Imaginaries Symposium, Nottingham University 2014, ‘Deviant Chores’
Console-ing Passions International Conference, De Montfort University, Leicester, 2013
‘On Vocation’- screening
MeCCSA annual conference, Luton, Bedfordshire, 2012 ‘Weighing the Fruits of
Collaborative Labour’
Radical British Screens Symposium, ‘Standing Still and other Questions about the Female
Body Within the Frame’ with Dr Aparna Sharma 2010
Art and Society 4th International Conference, ‘Memories to Monuments: The Artist as
Translator’ with Dr. Katja Krebs, Venice 2009
Circularity, Narrative and Aesthetic Translation Symposium, ‘Aesthetising the Everyday’
invited panel speaker, University of Bedfordshire 2009
10th Annual Conference, Journal of Media Practice ‘Memory, Place, Community’ Brighton,
MECCSA annual conference Bradford University 2009 ‘Debating Creativity’ panel with Dr
Ruth McElroy
MECCSA annual conference ‘Memory and Place’ panel 2008, Cardiff

External Examiner
2004-2007 Trinity College, Carmarthen
2015 Roehampton University
2016 ‘Whistling Weather Vane’ Cardiff Council Harbour Authority
2009 ‘Carmina Burana’ The National Dance Company Wales & Cardiff Council
2002 ‘Scale’ light projection, commissioned by University of Glamorgan.
2000 ‘Times Of Our Lives’ video installation, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
1985 ‘Prisoners of Conscience’, Amnesty International
2015 CIRI award for Pilot film, University of South Wales
2014 Large Individual Grant Arts Council Wales
2014 Strategic Insight Partnership Award- RNIB Residency
2013 Strategic Insight Partnership Award-Hot House Training
2011 Research investment Scheme, cross-faculty collaborative project
In-and–Between’, University of Glamorgan
2010 Safle Artist Studio Award
2010 Research Leave, Theatre Media and Drama Unit, UoG
2009 International Travel award, University of Glamorgan
2008 Strategic Insight Partnership Award – Riverside Game
2006 Theatre Media and Drama Unit, UoG
2004 Arts Council of Wales
2002 Theatre Media Drama Unit, UoG

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1996-2000 0.5 Snr. Lecturer in Media Practice, University of Central Lancashire
1996-2000 Visiting Lecturer ,The Northern Film and Television School
1997 Visiting Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University
1987-1995 P/T Tutor Lewisham Community Education
1988-1990 Visiting Lecturer, West Surrey College of Art and Design
1991 Visiting Lecturer, Royal College of Art
1987 -1988 Visiting Lecturer, The Ruskin School of Drawing, Oxford

2011- 2016 Board of Directors, Bombastic Dance Theatre and Digital Media Company

2000 Film Workshop Leader, Corner House, Manchester
1987-89 Film Workshop Leader, Four Corners Film Workshop, London
1988 Film Workshop Leader, Mary Ward Centre, London

Between 1984 and 1991 I worked as an independent filmmaker/artist, exhibiting my paintings, collaborating with musicians and other filmmakers on a number of publicly funded film projects. Daisy (1990) a drawn animation was funded by Greater London Arts and was purchased by BBC2. Portrait of a Fabric Outlaw (1988) co-directed with Jane Bailey is distributed by Luxonline.