Approved: 20.01.2009

Alice Highet

Artist

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Approved: 20.01.2009

My practice is Fine Art based exploring ideas around impermanence, temporality and time. Transitory mediums such as movement, light and play are used alongside traditional making techniques to create drawings, objects, sculpture and installation. I am currently undertaking an MA Visual Art and Culture at Durham University, exploring how the timekeeping devices of a culture affect or reflect the attitudes of that culture towards time.

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  • Location: Durham, North East
  • Categories: Installation, Sculpture
  • Tags: sculpture, Fine Art, Making, Research, Teaching

Biography

My practice is Fine Art based exploring ideas around impermanence, temporality and time. Transitory mediums such as movement, light and play are used alongside traditional making techniques to create drawings, objects, sculpture and installation. I am currently undertaking an MA Visual Art and Culture at Durham University, exploring how the timekeeping devices of a culture affect or reflect the attitudes of that culture towards time.

 

 

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 1997 - Bachelor of Design (Hons), Liverpool Hope University, Liverpool Group exhibitions 2009 - Jewellery showcase, Danish Museum of Art and Design, Copenhagen 2007 - Crafts Council Jewellery Showcase, Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2007 - Origin Craft Fair, Somerset House, London Public commissions 2008 - Momentum- Large scale mobile sculpture, Atrium of Castle Hill Cancer Care Centre , Hull Competitions, prizes and awards 2005 - Crafts Council/ UKTI Award for Export, Chelsea Crafts Fair, London 2005 - Creative Business Venture Grant, Arts Council, North East