Alison Raimes creates theatrical images from plastic models, using a 35mm SLR camera and light, and simulates scientific images that are both familiar and unknown.
CV & Education
Qualifications and training 1994 - BA (hons) Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester Group exhibitions
2014 - Resurgence, the SHED at the Whistle Art Stop, Haltwhistle NE49 0AX
2011 - Trepidation, CONNECTION POINT , SE1 Project Space,
LONDON 2007 - Multicomplexificationalties, The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, East London
2006 - George Polke Presents, Beauvoir Crescent, London
? Freelance Artist: t/a Trans Euro Arts, Fine Studios, Durham DH8 9SL. 1999 – present.
? Lead Artist for the Jungle Art Stop project working with refugees and displaced people in UK and
Europe. 2016 - present
? Director and Project Co-ordinator: Twhistle CIC t/a Whistle Art Stop, Haltwhistle, NE49 0AX 2011 –
2017. Community Interest Company creating space for art in the community of Haltwhistle and the
? Member of Bow Arts Trust, London 1999 – 2011.
? Support Art Teacher, Eltham College, Mottingham, London 1997-1998.
? BA in Fine Art, Manchester Metropolitan University 1994-1997. Mixed media experiential installation
work using sound and video.
? Arts Award facilitator (Bronze and Silver) since 2014
? Lead artist/ Project Manager - Grant for the Arts funded Graduate Art Programme 2013-2017
? Company Finance and Administration
? Web design and administration support for arts charities, art practitioners and small organisations.
? Highly Proficient in Microsoft Office (advanced Excel & Access certificates), Dreamweaver,
Photoshop, Logic, Java and HTML coding.
? Intermediate film making production and pod casting with advanced knowledge of Twitter,
Wordpress and Facebook.
? Proficient in 3D design and virtual world building
2006 - The Stars Down to Earth, The Nunnery, Bow Arts Trust, East London
2006 - The Suspicion of Beauty: New Romanticism, Basement Art Projects, London
Projects 2011 - Community Arts Project, Whistle Art Stop, Haltwhistle, Northumberland