"The Large Dog"
Uma Breakdown is an artist and writer with research interests in the economies of horror and play. They are presently a PhD candidate at Northumbria University in the north of England and under the name Ralph Dorey have recently delivered academic papers on topics including role playing games, queer feminist post structuralism, and The X- Files.
Recent exhibitions include: Online commission "The Inhuman Ecstasy of Toxic Waste” for http://www.wormrefuse.org/ (2018), video presentation "Its origins are indeterminate" at The Whitechapel Gallery, London (2018), exhibitions “POLYMORPH OTHER” at IMT, London (2018), “Creature of Havok” at Serf, Leeds (2017), and “Janusware” at Res. Gallery, London (2017). Recent publications included in “Lossy Ecology”, edited by Louisa Martin and published by Flat Time House 2017, "The Body That Remains", edited by Emmy Beber and published by Punctum in 2018, and "Alembic, edited by Sarah Jury, Helen Kaplinsky & Lucy A. Sames.