Artists CV

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1983-1988 - Student 2 year Diploma Art Foundation course (full time) at Solihull College of Art & Technology, Birmingham, U.K. 3 year Degree course with Honours at Bath Academy of Art, Wiltshire UK. Main subjects being Fine Art Painting & Sculpture.

1988-1992 - Apprentice to Sculptor Sean Crampton F.R.B.S. Tutoring of subsequent employees. Oxy/Acetylene welding phosphor bronze, mould making & casting using a variety of materials.

1993-1994 - Foundry Worker 'Warstone & Turner Fine Art' Birmingham U.K.

1994-1998 - Gallery Manager 'M.B. Design Co-ordinators Ltd' U.K. Other Work;-

1998 - Move to Auckland, New Zealand.

1999-2001- Sculpture Tutor Hungry Creek School of Arts & Crafts, Puhoi,

2001 & 2003 - Curator for graduation shows at ASA Gallery & The Edge Aotea centre Auckland.

2005 - March, Winner of the mixed media award, The Depot Art Awards 2005, Devonport, Auckland.

2005 - October, Inaugural one-man show, The Studio Gallery, Kingsland, Auckland.

2006 -January, Finalist (paintings) Park Lane Art Awards - Auckland Museum

2006 - November,  1st Prize at the Lincoln Green Sculpture Award. Waitakere.

2007 - February, one-man show at Satellite Gallery, Auckland.

set-up of 'Mastering Art' teaching part-time local adults.

Member of 'The Other Voices International Project' working to erase cultural boundaries through art.

2007 - October, Winner of the Peoples Choice Prize for The Lincoln Green Sculpture Award 2007

2009 - January, Finalist in 'Headland' Sculpture on the Gulf, Waiheke Island and Winner of 'The peoples Choice Award'

2009 - January/February, Finalist in the Sealink Small Sculpture Prize @ Waiheke Art gallery.

2010 - October,  guest Exhibitor in 'Art Out There' Waiheke Island.

2011 -  February,  Winner of 'peoples choice ' in the National Small Sculpture Award.

2011 -  March, guest Exhibitor in 'E-Scape' Waitakaruru Sculpture Park & Arboretum, Hamilton.

2011-  Finalist for the Auckland Botanical Gardens sculpture show - October 2011, and Winner of The Mc Connell Family Supreme Award for most outstanding sculpture in above show.

2012- Finalist for the National Small sculpture Prize, @ Waiheke Art Gallery.

2011- Invited panelist for NZ Sculpture On Shore event;- 'Art for a Public Wall' Fort Takapuna, Devonport, North Shore.

2013- Invited Artist for Summer of Sculpture' Silo Park, Wynyard Quarter, Auckland City. Feb 1st -March 14th

2013- Finalist for Auckland Botanical Gardens sculpture show - October 2013-march 2014.This was a collaborative piece with Scottish Artist Andrew Mc Vicar aka 'Inflatable Monster'.

2013- Curator for Vector Arena VIP rooms, Auckland.

2014- Guest speaker for the opening event @ Vauxhall school art fair, North Shore.

2014- Curator for stage one of Eden Park sports Museum and cafe, Auckland

2014- Finalist at 'Shapeshifter' art exhibition Lower Hutt, Wellington.

2015- Set up ' Mastering Art' evening Life Drawing class, Devonport , Auckland.

2015- Finalist for Auckland Botanical Gardens, Auckland.

2016- Finalist for Sculpture on the shore, Fort Takapuna, Auckland.

Lucy has work in private collections Nationally and Internationally.

Public work - 'Big Man' on permanent public display @ Lower Hutt City hospital.Wellington,NZ

'The learning ' on permanent public display (by arrangement) @ Ayrlies Gardens , Whitford, Auckland.

Galleries include-  Art by the Sea, Devonport, Artis Gallery Parnell, Waiheke Art Gallery, Waiheke Island,

Brick Bay Vineyard and Art Trail, Matakana, Auckland.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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