Approved: 04.01.2007

Dave Cushley

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Approved: 04.01.2007

Dave Cushley is an artist currently living and working in the UK. Primarily a sculptor, both in training and practice, but crossing over into the disciplines of installation, performance, and drawing. Exhibiting throughout the UK and internationally, his work is an irreverent fusion of the absurd, post-structuralism, and an unhealthy obsession with the nature of craft.

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  • Location: Cardiff, Wales
 

Biography

Dave Cushley is an artist currently living and working in the UK. Primarily a sculptor, both in training and practice, but crossing over into the disciplines of installation, performance, and drawing. Exhibiting throughout the UK and internationally, his work is an irreverent fusion of the absurd, post-structuralism, and an unhealthy obsession with the nature of craft.

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 2006 - MA Fine Art, University of Wales Institute Cardiff, Cardiff 2004 - BA(hons) Fine Art, Falmouth College of Arts, Falmouth Solo exhibitions 2011 - Sacarina, 6mas1, Madrid 2009 - Studio Project 17, Market Gallery, Glasgow Group exhibitions 2012 - Cement Garden, Riverside, Cardiff 2012 - One Project, Art Madrid 2012, Pabellon de Cristal de la Casa de Campo, Madrid 2011 - Moist, tactileBOSCH, Cardiff 2011 - Papergirl Cardiff, The Printhaus, Cardiff 2011 - Rhod 2011, Melin Glonc, Drefelin, Carmarthenshire 2010 - Tenure, tactileBOSCH, Cardiff 2009 - Artists in Residence: Open Studios, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth 2008 - Come to the Edge, Ivy Brown Gallery, New York 2008 - Crash Worship, tactileBOSCH, Cardiff 2008 - Where's that to?, Weymouth Museum, Weymouth 2007 - Addiction: How many steps?, tactileBOSCH, Cardiff 2006 - After Hours, Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff 2006 - Why Not Sneeze?, tactileBOSCH, Cardiff 2004 - Superlative 4: Emerging Artists in the South West, Plymouth Arts Centre, Plymouth Curated projects 2011 - Papergirl Cardiff, The Printhaus, Cardiff Live/Performance 2010 - The Benevolent Society for the Care of White Elephants, Ark Lab, Castle Arcade, Caridff Residencies 2011 - Rhod 2011, Melin Glonc, Drefelin, Carmarthenshire 2009 - Artist in Residence, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth 2009 - Studio Project 17, Market Gallery, Glasgow 2005 - Summer Studio, Cyprus College of Art, Cyprus Public commissions 2007 - Land of Wheat and Glory, Shredded Wheat, Leicester Square, London