Approved: 22.10.2007

Douglas Clark

Artist, Researcher

Approved: 22.10.2007

Having been trained as an engineer, the form and monumentality of architecture and industrial plant has inevitably had a significant bearing on my practice. My work seeks to comment on the world about us and thus takes a political stance. Recent work has looked at the fragility of economic stability, division and subjugation in our society, environmental concerns and contemporary attitudes to our industrial

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  • Location: Bath, South West
  • Activities: Practice-based research, Public art, Private commissions
  • Categories: Installation, Metalwork, Public Art, Research, Sculpture
  • Tags: Sculptor Installation Conceptual
 

Biography

Having been trained as an engineer, the form and monumentality of architecture and industrial plant has inevitably had a significant bearing on my practice. My work seeks to comment on the world about us and thus takes a political stance. Recent work has looked at the fragility of economic stability, division and subjugation in our society, environmental concerns and contemporary attitudes to our industrial heritage.

CV & Education

Public realm 2012 - Architectural Apparatus No.5 Rev.1 [Inverted Triumphal Arch], The Holburne Museum, Bath, UK 2012 - Ecstasy of Truth, Redcliffe Bridge, Bristol, UK Qualifications and training 2009 - PhD - ongoing, Bath Spa University, Bath 2008 - Master of Fine Arts (Distinction), School of Art, Bath Spa University, Bath 2003 - Honours Degree Course, School of Art, Bath Spa University, Bath Group exhibitions 2012 - Doctoring Practice, Aberystwyth University, Aberystwyth 2011 - We Live in Public, The Officers Club, Bath 2010 - Spike Island Open Studios, Spike Island, Bristol 2009 - 6@the octagon, The Octagon, Milsom Place, Bath 2008 - MFA Show, School of Art, Bath Spa University, Bath 2008 - Pontoon, River Thames, Oxford 2006 - Free Range, Old Trueman Brewery, Brick Lane, London 2005 - Bath Fringe Festival, Going Places Gallery, Bath 2003 - 'Best of 2003', Hotbath Gallery, Bath, UK 2003 - Untitled, British Council, Sofia, Bulgaria. Degree shows 2008 - MFA Degree Show, School of Art, Bath Spa University 2006 - Bath Spa Degree Show, Bath Spa University Public commissions 2012 - Lots Wife, Salisbury Art Centre, Salisbury