CV

EDUCATION

2020-2023 PhD Geography (Practice-Related), UCL Department of Geography and Slade School of Fine Art, University College London
2018-2020 MRes (Master of Research) RCA: Communication Design Pathway, School of Communication, Royal College of Art
2012-2016 BA Liberal Arts with French, Spanish and Philosophy (First-Class), MLAC and The Department of Philosophy, Durham University
2015 ERASMUS Grao en Belas Artes, Facultade de Belas Artes, Campus de Pontevedra, Universidade de Vigo

TEACHING AND RESEARCH

2019-2020 Creative Associate (Digital), Modern Art Oxford. Project Lead for Breathworks.
2020 Visiting Lecturer, MA Graphic Design, Arts University Bournemouth
2020 Creative Web Design Technician, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham
2019 Guest Lecturer, MA Sustainable Design, University of Brighton
2019 Staff Trainer, Digital Methods, University for the Creative Arts, Epsom
2017-2018 Visiting Lecturer, BA Graphic Design, University for the Creative Arts, Epsom
2018 Graduate Trainer in UX Design (Voluntary), Founders and Coders, London
2016-2018 Freelance UX Researcher, Google Campus, London
2016 Freelance Yoga Instructor, E-RYT 500-HRs

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2021 wildSpiralS, In Search of Chemozoa, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth
2020-2021 Breathworks/Breathing Worlds/Conspiracy, Responsive Space, Modern Art Oxford
2020-2021 Breathworks, digital participatory arts and online exhibition, Modern Art Oxford
2019 Making Public, MRes Final Exhibition, Darwin Building, RCA Kensington
2019 Radical Landscapes, The Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington
2019 Archives of Curiosity, Hockney Gallery, RCA Kensington
2019 Work in Progress (WiP) Show, School of Communication, RCA White City

SELECTED TALKS

2021 In the Air, Alternative Epistemologies Festival,
Institute of Advanced Studies, UCL (forth.)
2020 Breathing Worlds, Humanities Cultural Programme,
The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, Oxford University
2020 Interview: “Filth”, Art of Now, BBC Radio 4
2019 Breathable for Whom? Air Quality in the Geopolitical Arena,
Interdisciplinary Collisions, Royal College of Art

SELECTED WORKSHOPS

2020 Breathworks, Focus Groups, Modern Art Oxford
2019 Lungs and Lichen, Mental Health Awareness Week, Royal College of Art
2019 Lungs and Landscapes, Know Your Home, Royal College of Art
2019 Creative Mapping, MA Sustainable Design, University of Brighton

RESIDENCIES & TECH SPRINTS

2021 UN/CERTAIN CALIBRATIONS, mLAB, University of Bern (forth.)
2019 Startup Programme, InnovationRCA, Royal College of Art
2019 Art-Science Residency, British Lichen Society, Cober Hill
2017 Full-Stack Bootcamp, Founders and Coders, London
2015 Introduction to Web Development, Code First: Girls, Durham

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2021 Research Support Fund, London Arts and Humanities Partnership
2021 Language Support Fund, London Arts and Humanities Partnership
2020-2023 PhD Studentship, London Arts and Humanities Partnership
2020 Humanities Cultural Programme, TORCH, Oxford University
2020 Respond and Reimagine, Art Fund
2019 RKE Conference Fund, Royal College of Art
2014 ‘Best Section’ Award, Art and Photography, The Bubble, Durham University
2013 Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship for Academic Excellence, Durham University

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Sabin, L. (forthcoming). “In search of Chemozoa: The making-of a speculative ecology”, In: Bergmann, L., Crampsie, A., Dixon, D., Hartman, S., Legg, R., Ludlow, F., Travis, C., Routledge Handbook of Digital Environmental Humanities.
McCormack, D. and Sabin, L. (2021). “Breathing Worlds”, Venti (forthcoming).
Sabin, L. (2021). “Following Breathing”. The Polyphony [online], January 8.
Sabin, L. (2019). “Breathing and Nothingness”. The Polyphony [online], September 12.
Sabin, L. (2019). “Deciphering the Lyrics of the Lichen: On Biomonitoring, Worlding and Airy Symbiosis”. In: Sabin, L. and Dalle, M. (eds.), Archives of Curiosity. Limited Edition. London: Royal College of Art.
Sabin, L. (2019). Atmospheric Cartography: Articulating Ecological Connectivity in Air. Master’s thesis, MRes Communication Design, Royal College of Art.
[Undergraduate] Sabin, L. (2017). “All or Nothing: Representing Masculinity in Jamón Jamón (Bigas Luna, 1992) and Mar adentro (Amenábar, 2004)”. Film Matters, 8(3): 16-20.