Approved: 28.07.2009

Anthony Boswell

Artist, Writer

Approved: 28.07.2009

The search for the unseen reality has always been my concern, to let my time in contemplation be a source for the expression of the spiritual which I experience there, to bring back what I find, allowing the image to speak of this. The contemplation is not sought for the purpose of the work, but simply informs it intuitively. I cannot force the idea or meaning into the work. This allows myself

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  • Location: Netherton, West Midlands
  • Activities: Creative writing, Studio practice
  • Categories: Book Works, Drawing, Mixed Media, Painting, Text, Writing
  • Tags: drawing, painting, writing
 

Biography

The search for the unseen reality has always been my concern, to let my time in contemplation be a source for the expression of the spiritual which I experience there, to bring back what I find, allowing the image to speak of this. The contemplation is not sought for the purpose of the work, but simply informs it intuitively. I cannot force the idea or meaning into the work. This allows myself and the work to both be free to bridge the gap between art and life.

CV & Education

 

Selected CV:

Public realm: 

2008 - Artist Action Research, 'People, Place, Identity', Longhouse/Multistory, West Midlands. 

Qualifications and training: 

1988 - BA Graphic Design, Birmingham Polytechnic, West Midlands. 

Solo exhibitions: 

2011 - 'Sunrise', Internet. 

2010 - 'Revealed, Retrieved', White Tree Gallery, Wolverhampton. 

2009 -'Fleeting Glimpse', Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK.

Group exhibitions: 

2013 - 'This Me of Mine', curated by Jane Boyer. 

2012 - 'Reading Room', Little Berlin, curated by Becky Huff Hunter, Philadelphia, USA. 

2011 - 'At Home', Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk. 

2010 - 'Metaphysics and Memory' - collaboration with artist Rachael Griffiths, Haden Hill House, Old Hill, Sandwell, West Midlands.