© Tim Mills 2009-2023

Built with Berta.me

  1. B. 1981, Swindon
    Based in Birmingham
    Contact: timothyphilipmills(at)gmail.com

    Solo Public Installations

    Millennium View.
    The Burges, Coventry. 2022
    Top Rank.
    The Burges, Coventry. 2022
    Sky Barber. The Burges, Coventry. 2022
    (Other) Plymouths.
    Barbican Landing Stage, Plymouth. 2017
    Freedom is on the Horizon.
    Former Bretonside Bus Station, Plymouth. 2017
    Plymouth Rocks. 
    Lion’s Den, Plymouth Hoe, Plymouth. 2016
    MalaiseBretonside Bus Station, Plymouth. 2016
    30 Plymouths. Mayflower West Car Park, Plymouth. 2015
    TerminalThe House, Plymouth University. 2015
    Pecking Order. Palace Theatre, Union Street, Plymouth. 2012
    Out of Season. King Harry Ferry, Cornwall. 2007

    Group Exhibitions

    Picturing High Streets. 
    FORMAT23 Photography Festival, Derby. 2023
    Picturing High Streets. Projections at dusk, Soho Photography Quarter, London; Touring Exhibition, Bristol; Norwich; Bradford; Middlesbrough; Prescot; Hastings; Stoke-on-Trent. 2023
    Coventry Open. The Herbert Museum & Art Gallery, Coventry. 2023
    Summer Camp. Eastside Projects, Birmingham. 2022
    Alone with Everybody. Od Arts Festival, East & West Coker. 2021
    Social Making. Devonport Guildhall, Plymouth. 2018
    DRHA DataAche. Radiant Gallery, Plymouth. 2017
    Collision. The Lock Tavern, The Monach & The Abby Tavern, London. 2016
    Towers. Southernhay, Northernhay & Rougemont Gardens, Exeter. 2016
    Visualising the Animal. Market Square, Carlisle. 2015
    Twelve Shilling Paradise. 42 Cookworthy Road, North Prospect, Plymouth. 2015
    Flow MA/MFA Degree Show. Peninsula Arts, Plymouth. 2014
    PhotoMasters. The Old Truman Brewery, London. 2014
    <IMG> Forums: Images from the Internet. Propeller Gallery, Toronto. 2014
    Document MA/MFA Degree Show. Peninsula Arts, Plymouth. 2013
    Hidden City: The Exhibition. Theatre Royal, Plymouth. 2011
    Cameras in the Community. Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth. 2010
    This Is What Canada Looks Like. Made of Stills, Montreal. 2009
    Positive/Negative. Woodlane Campus, Falmouth. 2006
    Positive/Negative. The Old Truman Brewery, London. 2006 
    Half Way. Falmouth Polytechnic, Falmouth. 2005

    Solo Exhibitions

    Kitty Galore
     Rumpus Cosy, Radiant, Plymouth. 2014
    Wallpaper Samples. Spike Island Test Space, Bristol. 2014
    This Is What Canada Looks Like. Zoots Café, Toronto. 2009
    Black And White Works. Brewery Arts Centre, Cirencester. 2001

    Curatorial Practice

    General Public - 
    Walter the WhaleMoseley Road Baths, Birmingham, 2023
    Picturing High Streets - Millennium View. Coventry, 2022
    Picturing High Streets - Top Rank. Coventry, 2022
    Picturing High Streets - Sky Barber. Coventry, 2022
    Jon McCurley - Monsters of the World. Bourneville, Birmingham. 2022
    Amy Ching-Yan Lam - Looty Goes to Heaven. Recent Activity, Birmingham. 2022
    Rajni Perera - Traveller mural. River Rea, Birmingham. 2022
    Songlines: Tracking the Seven SistersThe Box Plymouth. 2021
    Antony GormleyLOOK II. West Hoe pier. Plymouth. 2020
    Alexandre da CunhaFigurehead II. The Box Plymouth, 2020
    Alexandre da CunhaTable Works. The Box Plymouth, 2020
    Alexandre da CunhaAffairs. The Box Plymouth. 2020
    Eva GrubingerFender. The Box Plymouth. 2020
    Illuminate. Mount Edgcumbe Country Park2019
    Photographic Futures: Visiting Speaker Series. Plymouth University. 2018
    Anyone For Croquet? Hamoaze House, Plymouth. 2017
    Plymouth Young Contemporary. Radiant Gallery, Plymouth. 2017
    Not Here. Radiant Gallery, Plymouth. 2016
    The Cold Truth. Radiant Gallery, Plymouth. 2016
    Plymouth Hand Book. Prime Café, Plymouth. 2015
    Plymouth History FestivALE Trail. Various pubs, Plymouth. 2015
    Constructing a Community. Devonport Guildhall & Devonport Live, Plymouth. 2015
    Twelve Shilling Paradise. 42 Cookworthy Road, North Prospect, Plymouth. 2015
    Gimmie Shelter. Scott Gallery, Plymouth. 2012
    Greg Lucas: The Blog Papers. Cube 3 Gallery, Plymouth. 2011
    Hidden City. Theatre Royal, Plymouth. 2011
    Cameras in the Community. Plymouth Arts Centre. 2010
    The South West Graduate Photography Prize. Vyner Street Gallery, London. 2010
    Slideluck Potshow Montreal. Made Of Stills, Montreal. 2009


    The Living Room Project.
    Moseley Road Baths/Historic England/National Trust. 2023
    Picturing High Streets. Historic England/Grain Projects/Photoworks. 2021-2022
    Mayflower 400: Legend & Legacy. The Box, Plymouth (PCMAG). 2017-2018
    Anyone for Croquet? The Box, Plymouth (PCMAG). 2017
    Sir Joshua Reynolds Portrait Photography Project. The Box, Plymouth (PCMAG) 2015
    North Prospect History Project. NPHP/The Box, Plymouth (PWDRO)/Fotonow. 2012-2014 
    Laundrette Residency. Fotonow. 2010

    Artist/Curator Talks

    Coventry University. Coventry. 2022
    Arts Univeristy Plymouth. Plymouth. 2021
    Curating and Producing Songlines. The Arts Institute, Plymouth University. 2021
    Beaford at Burton, Bideford. With Mark Haworth-Booth & Robert Darch. 2019
    Photography Research Group Visiting Speaker Series. Plymouth University. 2016
    Unveiled Photography Festival. Exeter. 2016
    Unveiled Photography Festival Pecha Kucha. The Hall, Exeter. 2015
    Visualising the Animal Conference. University of Cumbria. 2015
    Unveiled Photography Festival. Bristol. 2014
    Exeter Phoenix. Exeter. 2014
    Photography and the Expedition Symposium. Plymouth University. 2013
    Plymouth College of Art. Plymouth. 2010


    Eastside Projects, Birmingham. Offsite Curator. 2022-2023
    The Box, Plymouth. Contemporary Art Curator. 2018-2021
    Plymouth University. Associate Lecturer: BA Media Arts & BA Photography. 2014-2022
    The Atlantic Project. Producer. 2018
    Effervescent. Creative Producer. 2017
    The Box, Plymouth. Plymouth History Festival Producer. 2014-2016
    Plymouth College of Art. Part-time Lecturer: Photography. 2011-2012
    Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival. Assistant to the Creative Director. 2008
    Magnum Photos, New York. Assistant to the Special Projects Manager. 2007


    MFA Photographic Arts (with Merit). Plymouth University. 2013-2014
    MA Photography and the Land (with) Distinction. Plymouth University. 2011-2013
    BA Photography (with) First Class Honors. Falmouth College of Arts. 2003-2006