Approved: 16.08.2006

Emma Gladwin

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Approved: 16.08.2006

Concepts
I have been producing ceramic artworks since 1997. The theme that binds all the work together is the body. This has allowed me to investigate and expand my own practice because the subject can be interpreted in many directions. Although the work has a specific theme, it is important for me to not only explore the female form, but also draw comparisons to the natural world, to find feminine

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  • Location: Kirkby-in-Ashfield, East Midlands
 

Biography

Concepts I have been producing ceramic artworks since 1997. The theme that binds all the work together is the body. This has allowed me to investigate and expand my own practice because the subject can be interpreted in many directions. Although the work has a specific theme, it is important for me to not only explore the female form, but also draw comparisons to the natural world, to find feminine shape, forms, colours and textures.. Influences Peter Simpson, Hans Coper, Magdalene Odundo, Mo Jupp, Barbara Hepworth, tribal arts. Teaching Part-time tutor for West Nottinghamshire College, Kirkby College, Workers Education Association and Ashfield District Council 2004 CertEd in Post Compulsory Education Resident artist at Coxmoor School in Ashfield

CV & Education

Solo exhibitions 2005 - Collection 4, Nottingham Society Trust Gallery, Nottingham 2001 - The Jome gallery, Kent 1998 - Female Form, Mansfield Museum and Art Gallery; Rotheram Museum and Art Gallery; Cupola Gallery, Sheffield; Inde Gallery, Nottingham; Atelier 18, Nottingham Group exhibitions 2005 - Collection, Leicester City Gallery, Upstairs Gallery, Leicester 2005 - Forms Exhibition, Beetroot Tree Gallery, Draycott Derbyshire 2005 - General exhibition of works as agent, Gallery S, Matlock 2004 - Collection 3, Nottingham Society Trust Gallery, Nottingham 2004 - New Exhibits, Old Brickworks, Derbyshire 2003 - Christmas Exhibition, Eyrie Gallery, Mansfield 2003 - Multipals, Art Exchange, Nottingham 2002 - Mansfield Business Centre, Arts and Business 2002 - Surface Gallery, Nottingham 2002 - Group Show, Lincoln 2001 - Gallery 75, Brighton 2001 - Group Show, Brighton Media Centre 2001 - The Blyth Gallery, Manchester 2001 - West Point, Fordewarren Solicitors, Leeds 2000 - Beatrice Royal Contemporary Arts and Crafts, Hampshire 2000 - Doncaster Museum Art Gallery 2000 - Guildhall Center, Grantham 2000 - Karen Taylor contemporary Art gallery, Twickenham 2000 - Nottingham Playhouse 2000 - Otterburn Gallery, Dumfries 2000 - Suigeneris Art and Design gallery, Cheltenham 1999 - Exploration of the Human Body, Longdale Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire 1999 - Sea to Shore, The Red Gallery, Marlow, Buckinghamshire 1998 - Mansfield Library, Nottinghamshire 1998 - Millgate Museum and Art Gallery, Newark