Approved: 16.08.2006

Tim Carter

Artist, Maker, Teacher

Approved: 16.08.2006

Concepts
My work is usually made of glass, steel and stainless steel. This work includes free standing sculptures, illuminated sculptures, wall mounted constructions, sand carving and acid etching. My ideas and image source are eclectic. The basic structures in my work are derived from my love of mathematics and geometry and from forms found in nature and our built environment.
Influences

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  • Location: Melton Mowbray, East Midlands
 

Biography

Concepts My work is usually made of glass, steel and stainless steel. This work includes free standing sculptures, illuminated sculptures, wall mounted constructions, sand carving and acid etching. My ideas and image source are eclectic. The basic structures in my work are derived from my love of mathematics and geometry and from forms found in nature and our built environment. Influences Mathematics, geometry, engineering, fabrication, architecture, light, futuristic, sculpture, glass, sandblasting, abstract, acid etching Career path Qualifications: 1997 PGCE, Art and Design Education, Leicester De Montfort University 1992 BA Hons, Public Art, Chelsea College of Art and Design, London 1989 BTEC National Diploma, Art and Design, Loughborough College of Art and Design, Loughborough Teaching Experience: 1999/00 Adult Education Stained Glass Tutor, Art and Design Department, Judgemeadow Community College, Leicester 1999/00 Adult Education Stained Glass Tutor, Art and Design Department, Wreathe Valley Community College, Syston, Leicester Areas of work: Secondary education Adult education Exhibiting Private commissions Public art Collections: Rolls Royce Plc, Derby www.timothycarter.co.uk

CV & Education

Group exhibitions 1999 - Art House, Q Arts, Derby 1999 - The Pearoom Gallery, Heckington, Lincolnshire 1998 - Ferrers Gallery, Staunton Harold 1998 - Material Fusion, The City Gallery, Leicester 1998 - Open Exhibition, City Gallery, Leicester 1998 - Stamford Arts Centre, Stamford 1997 - Open Exhibition, City Gallery, Leicester 1996 - Design Gap, Crafts from Britain, Harrogate 1996 - Design Gap, NEC, Birmingham 1996 - Ferrer Gallery, Staunton Harold, Ashby De La Zouch