Philip Mead

Philip Mead

Artist, Graphic designer

Concepts
My painting is concerned with memory and the experience of place. A particular location or landscape is usually the starting point. The paintings use mixed media and found materials as well as utilising chance and change. I am currently exploring aspects of weather/climate as part of the painting process.
Career path
Qualifications:
1984 MA, Painting, Birmingham Polytechnic
1982 BA Hons, Fine Art, Gloucestershire College of Art and Technology

Areas of work:
Tertiary education
Private commissions
Residencies
Workshops


Collections:
University of Wales, Cardiff
Arthur Anderson Collection
Bemis Center Collection
Modern Art Museum, Oslo, Norway
National Gallery, London
Rathaus Galerie, St Veit, Austria
The British School, Athens, Greece
Mehrangarh Museum, Jodhpur, India
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Location Hassocks, South East
Activities Practice-based research, Residencies, Training delivery, Publishing
Artforms / type of project Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Printmaking
Tags texture, printing, mixed media, found material, collage, cars, black and white images, text