Shelly Perkins
Shelly Perkins
Harbour by Lorenzo Gavarini
Lorenzo Gavarini
Jill Crowther
Jill Crowther
William Smith
William Smith
Catherine Van Giap - fish panel
Catherine Van Giap

Damhan Alla

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River Wye




Bartonsham Meadow


Lough Erne



Your practice & activities include e.g workshops, teaching: 

• Member of the Hereford Public Art Steering Group
• Former Artsite3 admin Jan 2022 - Nov 2023
• The Brian Hatton Young Artist Competition judging panel, 2019
• Assistant on HCA’s printmaking short course, 2017
• Leading HCA’s The Big Draw, 2017
• HCASU President in 2017 with a “landslide” 64% of the total vote share
• HCASU Events & Activities Officer 2015-2016
• Member of the student magazine Artboard editorial board 2015-2016
• Invigilator, Longbridge Public Arts Project, 2016
• Print-making and mark-making workshops in secondary schools
• Student Council rep at Bournville College & Course rep at HCA

CV & Education, relevant & leading to your artistic practice: 

• Paintings described as "really understanding Herefordshire, and having a strong sense of nostalgia" by Sir Roy Strong
• Awarded the Shaftsbury Grant for care leavers to go to art school
• Designed a library card Herefordshire Libraries, described as “by far the most popular design”
• Featured on the New Designers Blog, LoveMyDress, Dark Yellow Dot, and SAXOPRINT
• Local projects include Hereford City of Culture Bid, 400 Years of Shakespeare with Hay Festival, designs with Hereford MAKE
• Painting sales across Europe


MA Fine Art: Hereford College of Arts
• Research area: using smuggling as a framework to understand art and design
• Migraine Material, an interactive installation as part of Elipsis... in Maylords Shopping Centre, Hereford
• art exhibition, Wilton Market, Erdington
• Blue Screen of Death, a projection and painting based art installation in the MA Project Space, HCA

BA(Hons) Illustration: Hereford College of Arts

• The first undergraduate from HCA to present academic research, with my talk about an illustrated map of Dublin at BCUR17
• Case study published by the Association of Colleges
• Member of Connected Classes Research Group
• Other research projected included Inuit art, folk art, and artistic depictions of the void

BTEC Art & Design: Bournville College (now South & City College)

Exhibitions in the last 3 years: 

• Interactive art installation and craft workshop as part of Art + Space + Place public consultation process with Herefordshire Council and Studio Response, 2023
• Hop-stilt projection artwork with Herefordshire Museums, most recent venue at Leominster Library 2023
• First Fridays Open Studios, Artsite3 Studios, 2022
• Save the Wye, Canwood Gallery, 2022
• The annual Rockfield Arts exhibition at Apple Store Gallery, Hereford
• Sent from my iPad, Market Arts Hereford, 2021
• Ikon for Artists, Ikon Gallery Birmingham, 2021

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