01st Jan - 31st Dec

International Digital Fellowship – Uma Breakdown

QUAD International Digital Fellow 2023-24: Uma Breakdown 

QUAD is thrilled to announce that disabled artist, writer, and award winning game designer Uma Breakdown is QUAD International Digital Fellow 2023-2024. Uma joins previous artists such as Bruce Asbestos (UK); Seema Mattu (UK); Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley (UK/ Germany); Megan Broadmeadow (UK), Rebecca Allen (US); teamLab (Japan), and Kimchi and Chips (South Korea/ UK) as a fellow. Uma will deliver a series of talks as part of their fellowship as they work towards an exhibition in QUAD Main Gallery in late 2024.

About Uma Breakdown

I’m Uma, a disabled artist, writer, and award winning game designer interested in animals, horror, and queer feminist literature. Everything I make is about some combination of love, grief, hallucination, and an excess of joy. With Belladonna Paloma I make video games about the divine and occult providence of transfemme existence. I live in Gateshead, UK. 

Recent projects include “The Speculative Dismemberment of Agent Leon Kennedy” for Market Gallery (Glasgow, 2022), “Hinterlands” at Baltic (Gateshead 2022), “The Joy of Destruction” for Backlit (Nottingham, 2023), and my first solo exhibition “Earth A.D.” co-commissioned by and touring across Wysing Arts Centre (Cambridge, 2022), FACT (Liverpool, 2023), and QUAD (Derby, 2024). 

Instagram: @supsupsupwhat 

Image Credit: Uma Breakdown

Offers

Save money on great cinema

Members Monday

Members get £5 cinema tickets all day Monday – Every Monday

Join Now

Cine Supper

A main course from the menu and a full price ticket for any film screening.

Available from QUAD box office on 01332 290606 or in person.

Food & Drink

Latest News

Grab your pyjamas and join QUAD for two new overnight movie marathons!

27 Feb 2024

News

Read More
Dancing Through Time project gains momentum following launch event

21 Feb 2024

News

Read More
Mother’s Day Offer

15 Feb 2024

News

Read More

More News

Support Us

Membership

For just £40 a year you get:

  • 2 FREE cinema tickets
  • Discount on cinema and event tickets
  • 10% discount in QUAD Café Bar
  • £5 Tickets on Mondays
Sign Up Today

Donate

QUAD is a registered charity and not for profit organisation. Please donate, if you can, to help support our work. Thank you.

Donate

QUAD is a registered charity.