Edwin Rostron


Edwin Rostron is an artist based in London. He studied at the Royal College of Art and his work has been shown in exhibitions and film festivals internationally, including Ann Arbor Film Festival, Outcasting: Fourth Wall Festival, and Eyeworks Festival of Experimental Animation. He runs Edge of Frame, a blog and ongoing programme of screening events focusing on experimental animation, and is a tutor at the Royal College of Art.

Recent work includes an ongoing series of imaginary portraits, and Phased Return, a collaborative audiovisual performance incorporating animation and video, accompanying the electronic music and long-form prose poetry of Supreme Vagabond Craftsman.

Excerpt from Phased Return



Phased Return reviewed by Matthew Turner at The Quietus

Edge of Frame at LIAF 2018 curated by Edwin Rostron, London - December 8th & 9th 2018

Visiting Artist at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest - November 2018

The Ghost Tide - group exhibition, London - October 2018

Phased Return - Close-Up Cinema, London - September 2018

Edge of Frame at SLEEPCENTER, curated by Edwin Rostron, New York City - June 2018

Phased Return, Flatpack Festival, Birmingham UK - April 2018

Edge of Frame at Flatpack Festival 2018 curated by Edwin Rostron, Birmingham UK - April 2018

Robot Memoir at GLAS Animation Festival, Berkeley USA - March 2018

Visiting Artist at California Institute of the Arts, USA - March 2018

Edge of Frame Weekend 2018, curated by Edwin Rostron, at BFI Southbank, Barbican and Close-Up, London UK - March 2018