RILEY, Kit 1987-

a writer and artist working in Wadawurrung country, central Victoria, Australia, I make work about robots, dreams, madness, autism, and other fringe types of mind


essay, published in Rabbit Poetry Journal, 2023. Originally written for Waves All the Way Down by Alanna Lorenzon, Rubicon Gallery, 2022

Normal, living, human beings

essay, published in Verity La, 2019


poem, published in Cordite Poetry Review, 2018

A Live Work

catalogue essay for Grimm But Still Wakeful by Isobel Taylor-Rodgers, Seventh Gallery, 2016

A phenomenology of spam

experimental non fiction, published in Sitelines, 2016

On Making Non Sense

essay, published in Mad In America, 2015

Banged Grains

catalogue essay for The Significance of Popcorn by Alanna Lorenzon, C3 Artspace, 2013

A sound barrier

essay and glossary of nonhuman words, undertaken as part of While the Hour's residency at Testing Grounds, 2017

Inpatient Cosmology

zine, typewritten, 2016

Notional Dimension

zine, drawing and collage, 2016

Illuminated Emails

art communications project, 2015


submissions-based zine, 2 issues, 2014-15

Senseless Speech

lecture/performance at World Hearing Voices Congress, 2013

Panpsychic Household Solutions [wordpress archive]

life-art project, workshop at Seventh Gallery, 2012-13

Soft Keytar [vimeo]

homemade synth controller, used in performance at Body Stories launch, 2019

Rock into Recovery

community arts projects, 2016

Psych Med Withdrawal Tips

drawing/collage printed on silk banner, exhibited at Found Festival, 2015

Somewhere over the rainbow

group exhibition, the Substation, 2013

The feeling of here

exhibition at the Stables, 2012

The content is irrelevant

exhibition at Kings A.R.I., 2011


exhibition at Off the Kerb, 2010