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Biography
 

1939

Born Shropshire

1955-61

Wolverhampton College of Art

1961

Awarded Rome Scholarship in Sculpture

1961-63

Lived and worked in the British School in Rome

1989

Awarded Honorary Fellowship at Wolverhampton Polytechnic (University)

1991

Fellow of the Royal College of Art

1991

Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors

1995

Fellow of the RSA - at present living and working in London & Wiltshire

One Person Exhibitions
 

1967

ICA Gallery, London

1972

Serpentine Gallery, London

1974

Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

 

Sheffield Polytechnic Gallery

 

Park Square Gallery, Leeds

1977

Wakefield Festival

1978

Oriel - Welsh Arts Council Gallery, Cardiff

1982

Blond Fine Art Gallery, London

1985

Piccadilly Festival, St. Jame's Church Gardens, Piccadilly

 

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1986

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1987

Artsite Gallery, Bath

1988

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1991

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1991

Northern Centre for Contemporary Art, Sunderland

1992

Margam Country Park, West Glamorgan

1994

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

1994

Woodlands Art Gallery, London

1994/5

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

1997

Atkinson Gallery, Millfield, Somerset

1998

Penny School Gallery, Kingston

1998

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

2000

Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London (with catalogue)

Group Exhibitions Include
 

1962

Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Rome

1964

Welsh Arts Council Exhibition, Cardiff (Sculpture Prize)

1965

Welsh Arts Council Exhibition, Cardiff

1967

Welsh Arts Council Exhibition, Cardiff (Sculpture Prize)

1968

Midland Group Gallery, Nottingham

 

Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh

1969

Park Square Gallery, Leeds

 

British Contemporary Art, ICA London, then touring New York and Toronto

 

"Play Orbit", ICA London

1970

"Towards Sculpture", Welsh Arts Council Exhibition, Cardiff

1972

Scottish Arts Council Exhibition, Edinburgh and Glasgow

 

"11 Sculptors One Decade", touring Arts Council Exhibition

 

International Print Biennale, Bradford

1973

International Drawing Biennale, Middlesbrough

1975

"Envelopes" Exhibition, JPL Fine Art Gallery, London

 

Bradford City Art Gallery

1976

Welsh Arts Council Exhibition, Cardiff

 

Serpentine Gallery, London, (Previous Exhibitors Exhibitions)

1977

Yorkshire Sculpture Park Opening Exhibition

1978

"New Sculpture", Ikon Gallery, Birmingham

1979

"Wood", Yorkshire Sculpture Park

 

"British Sculpture in the 20th Century" Part II,

 

Whitechapel Art Gallery, London

 

Contemporary British Sculpture Exhibition,

 

Hounslow Civic Centre

 

"Attitudes", 4 person Exhibition, Yorkshire Sculpture Park

 

Blond Fine Art Winter Exhibition, London

1983

Margam Park, Welsh Sculpture Trust Opening Exhibition

 

"Drawing in Air", Sunderland Arts Centre then touring

 

International Sculpture Symposium, Yorkshire Sculpture Park

 

Leinster Fine Art Gallery, London

1984

Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool

 

"Figures in a Garden", Yorkshire Sculpture Park

 

British Council representative in 3rd Kotara Takamura Grand Prize Exhibition, Japan

 

"Contempory Carving", Plymouth Arts Centre then touring

 

"Sculptors Drawing", Scottish Arts Council touring Exhibition

 

"Sculpture in a Cathedral", Canterbury Festival

 

Blond Fine Art Summer Exhibition

1985

"British Artists in Italy", ex-Rome Scholars Exhibition touring

 

"Hands" exhibition Anne Berthoud Gallery, London

 

"Rocks" and Flesh", touring exhibition of drawings

 

"British Drawing" Bernard Jacobson Gallery, New York

 

"Visual Aid" 100 Artists for Ethiopia, Royal Academy, London

 

Cornerhouse Gallery, Manchester, Opening Exhibition

1986

"Feeling through Form" 8 Sculptors' Exhibitions

 

Barbican Sculpture Court then touring

 

Bath Festival "Sculpture in a City", Artsite Gallery, Bath

 

"Contemporary Figurative Sculpture" Castlefields Gallery Manchester

1987

"Self Portraits" Artsite Gallery, Bath then touring

 

7th International Small Sculpture, Budapest, Hungary

1988

"Mother and Child" Exhibition, Lefevre Gallery, London

 

"Stone Works" Powys Castle Grounds, Wales

 

"Recent Acquisitions", Tate Gallery,London

 

Auction Exhibition for charity "Birthright" Artsite, Bath

 

"Libesc 88" International Sculpture Exhibition Lisbon, Portugal

1989

"Cutting Edge" Manchester City Art Gallery

 

Roche Court Sculpture Garden, Wiltshire

1989

"Modern Masters" Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

 

"Art Since the War", Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

 

"Drawing the Line", Artists Against Aparteid, Merz Gallery, London

1990

ICA Benefit Auction, Sotheby's, London

 

"Tribute to Peter Fuller", Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

 

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

 

Chicago Art Fair, Bernard Jacobson Stand

 

"Heads, Hands, Feet", Margam Park, S. Wales, (then touring)

 

Worcester Cathedral Appeal Auction, Sotheby's, London

 

Tribute to Peter Fuller, Beaux Arts Gallery, Bath

 

Sculptors' Drawings, Cleveland Bridge Gallery, Bath

1991

Critics Choice, Tribute to Peter Fuller, Manchester Art Gallery

 

Chichester Festival

 

Summer Exhibition, Beaux Art Gallery, Bath

 

"The Painted Nude", Tate Gallery, London

1993

Chelsea Harbour Sculpture Exhibtion, London

 

"Images of Christ", St Matthews Church, Northampton & St.Pauls Cathredral, London

 

"Small Sculptures" exhibition, Lamont Gallery, London

 

Artists from the RCA, VIP Lounge, Virgin Airways, Heathrow

 

"Portrait Now", National Portrait Gallery, London

1994

Sculptors Drawings, Sladmore Gallery, London

 

Modern Masters, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London

 

Post Decadence', a decade on at the Cafe Gallery, London

 

Bernard Jacobson Gallery at Basle & Chicago Art Fair

 

Sarina Tang Fine Art Gallery, Singapore

 

'Sculpture at Goodwood', mixed British Sculpture exhibition in open air

 

Animated film 'Echo' shown at Welsh animated Film Festival, Cardiff

1995

Henley Festival

 

Sculpture in Tower Bridge Piazza

 

Chicago Arts Fair

1996

Modern Masters, Bernard Jacobson Gallery, Londonv

 

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

 

"Flowers in May" - Kings of Hearts Gallery, Norwich

 

Belloc Lowndes Fine Art, Chicago

 

Contemporary Sculpture II at Arundel Great Court, London

 

"Masks" Prince’s Trust Auction Royal Festival Hall

1997

"Under 8" Small Works Exhibition, Pallant House Gallery, Chichester

 

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

1998

Manchester Academy of Art

 

Figurative Sculpture - Flowers East Gallery, London

1999

"Baby 2000" Christies charity exhibition &auction

2000

"Bronze" Holland Park Exhibition of Bronze Sculpture

 

Millennium Exhibition, Gloucester Cathedral and Malmesbury Abbey

 

Milton Keynes Sculpture Exhibition

 

Contemporary Art Fair, Islington

 

2001 Summer Show, Royal Academy, London

 

"Small is beautiful", Flowers East, London Finlot Art gallery, London

2002

"Solid State" Burghley Grounds, British Stone Carving Exhibition

 

"Sterling Stuff" - Pangolin Gallery, Stroud