American-born artist Julie Umerle is an award-winning painter living and working in London. She studied fine art at Falmouth University and Parsons The New School for Design in New York City. Her work explores the materiality of paint and the processes of abstract and minimal painting. Recent exhibitions include 'Contemporary British Watercolours', Maidstone Museum (2015); 'Present Tense', Swindon Art Gallery, Wiltshire (2015); 'Contemporary British Painting', Huddersfield Art Gallery, Yorkshire (2014)
|Activities||Private commissions, Exhibitions programme, Studio practice|
|Artforms / type of project||Mixed Media, Painting|
|Tags||painting, abstract, process, material, chance, minimal, commissions, contemporary, Artist, 2D work|
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Contemporary British Watercolours
19/09/2015 – 07/11/2015
Maidstone Museum of Art
Three original works from 21 contemporary artists, including Julie Umerle, who use watercolour as part of their practice. An exhibition that reflects the range and vitality of the medium.
Arts Council England Award
2015: Arts Council England Award, Grants for the Arts.