Heath Bunting

Currently based
Bristol, United Kingdom


Heath Bunting is a British internet artist and activist. His early works include street art, performance, intervention, pirate radio, fax and mail art. In the 1990s, he became one of the co-founders of the net.art movement. Many of his internet and network-related works can be accessed at www.irational.org, a server created and managed by Bunting himself. His work deals with the use of new technologies as tools for political and social activism.

He is currently based in Bristol, UK, and his works have been exhibited at The New Museum, NY; Tate Museum, London; The Banff Centre, Canada; and Art Teleporticia, Moscow.


2010 - status process, design, University Of West Of England, Bristol, United Kingdom
2008 - public media, cultural studies, Goldsmiths, University Of London, London, United Kingdom
2008 - breadth and reach of art and international terror, fine art, Plymouth University, Plymouth, United Kingdom
2008 - art and employment, School of Art and Design, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, United Kingdom
2008 - art and spirituality, fine art, Loughborough University School Of Art And Design, Loughborough, United Kingdom
2008 - status as an artist, MA Fine Art: Contemporary Practice, University College Falmouth, Falmouth, United Kingdom
2008 - mapping the system, design interactions, Royal College Of Art, London, United Kingdom
2008 - changing identity, international project space, School Of Art Bournville, Birmingham, United Kingdom
2008 - how to be a professional artist, fine art, University Of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle, United Kingdom
2007 - new media horizons, school of media arts & imaging, University Of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom
2006 - early decisions, art foundation, Olands Konstskola, Skogsby, Sweden
2006 - art and global warming, fine art, Wimbledon School Of Art, London, United Kingdom
2006 - perfect day workshop, , Konstfack, University College Of Arts, Crafts And Design, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 - managing media and art interventions, arts and cultural management, Dartington College Of Arts, Totnes, United Kingdom
2006 - self tutoring, fine art, University Of Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2006 - preparing for the perfect day, graphic design and illustration, Konstfach, Stockholm, Sweden
2006 - devepoling courage, visual cultures, Goldsmiths College, London, United Kingdom
2004 - radio and internet gateways, espacio abierto sevilla, Centro Andaluz De Arte Contemporáneo, Seville, Spain
2003 - how to build a linux lab, master of fine arts, Glasgow College Of Art, Glasgow, Scotland
2003 - underground exploration, transmedien, University Of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
2003 - tunnel and bridging, Centre for Contemporary Visual Arts, Dundee, Scotland, None
2003 - recycled posters, fine art, Malmo Art Academy, Malmo, Sweden
2003 - how not to get sick, fine art, Konsthögskolan Valand, Goteborg, Sweden
2003 - tunnel and bridging, Centre for Contemporary Visual Arts, Brighton University, Brighton, Uk
2002 - beginners streaming, how to stream audio and video, Hull Time Based Arts, Hull, Uk
2002 - crossing the rhine, La Friche à Feu, Ecole Supérieure Des Arts Décoratifs De Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
2002 - self organising structures, taking the reins, Cibervision, Madrid, Spain
2001 - physical critique, digital workshop, Hangar, Barcelona, Spain
2000 - design in the realm of biotechnology, visual design, University Of West Of England, Bristol, Uk
2000 - influence or popularity, school of media arts & imaging, University Of Dundee, Dundee, United Kingdom
2000 - introduction to street art, design, Merz Akadamie, Stuttgart, Germany
2000 - art collectives, Art and intermedia studies, Calarts, Valencia, Usa
1999 - genetics as new media, fine arts, Riga College Of Art, Riga, Latvia, Riga, Latvia
1999 - banking on genetics, hyper media , Westminster University, London, Uk
1999 - genetic properties, Fine arts, Glasgow College Of Art, Glasgow, Scotland
1999 - history of heath , Media Arts, Luneburg College Of Art, Luneburg, Germany
1998 - internet radio, Media installation, Arthouse, Dublin, Ireland
1998 - net art , Visual Communications, Alberta College Of Art And Design, Calgary, Canada
1998 - street arts, fine art, Cooper Union, New York, Usa
1998 - irational ramblings, Fine Art, University Of Cork, Cork, Ireland
1998 - internet is old media, New media, Salford University, Salford, Uk
1998 - standard lecture, Fine Art, Cork College Of Art, Cork, Ireland
1997 - street as network, fine Art, Royal College Of Art, London, Uk
1997 - net radio as net art anex, Digital Media, Hochschule Fur Gestaltung, Karlsruhe, Germany
1997 - network interventions, Network installation, Muu, Helsinki, Finland
1996 - net art vs tv, Television and Imaging, Duncan Of Jordanstone College, Dundee, Scotland
1996 - net art eqrly years, Progressive Research of Interactive Media and, Centre For Emergent Media, Gronningen, Netherlands
1996 - swimming not surfing, Visuellen Kommunikation , Basel School Of Design, Basel, Switzerland
1996 - network performance, Visual performance, Dartington College Of Arts, Dartington, Uk
1995 - no future media, Design Futures, Goldsmiths College, London, Uk