Photo: Morwenna Catt in Bradford, Yorkshire

Morwenna Catt

Artist, Maker

Morwenna has a degree in Art & Design and graduated with a Masters in Fine Art from Leeds Metropolitan University. Her current practice includes textiles, painting, drawing, light boxes, installation and sculpture. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally; notably at The Museum of Arts and Design in New York, The Scope New York Art Fair and Galerija Skuc in Ljubljana. She began to work with textiles as a post graduate student and is now best known for her embroidered 2D and sculptural works. For many years she has also designed and created extravagant costumes, public works and commissions. Morwenna works between Norway and the UK.

Location Bradford, Yorkshire
Activities Residencies, Workshops, Public art, Private commissions, Studio practice
Artforms / type of project Illustration, Installation, Public Art, Sculpture, Textiles
Tags fairy tale, narrative, animal, text, memory, site specific, museum, collection, embroidery, recycled
Website http://www.morwennacatt.co.uk

News & Events

  • The Art of Remembering

    20/09/2014 – 23/11/2014
    The Rheged, Penrith, Cumbria

    An exhibition asking what emotional connection remains to the First World War, looking at how we have memorialised the conflict over the past 100 years. I am exhibiting a new commissioned work.

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  • Charred Words for Old Birds

    24/09/2014 – 10/11/2014
    Epiphany Art Gallery

    A solo show of works around literary themes to coincide with Wakefield Literary Festival.

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