Approved: 12.07.2012

Jacqui Jones

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Approved: 12.07.2012

Jacqui Jones is a graduate artist whose work responds to environmental issues. She creates art objects and installations that consider sustainability in ways that are powerful and thought provoking. She is interested in pushing the boundaries of unusual materials to raise awareness of our relationship with the natural world. Following a recent research project at the University of East Anglia Jacqui

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  • Location: Norwich, East
  • Artforms: Installation, Photography, Sculpture
  • Tags: biodegradable, bioplastic, figurative, intervention, plastic, urban, environment, green, installation, landscape, litter, environmental, pollution, sea, language
 
 

Artist Statement

Jacqui Jones is a graduate artist whose work responds to environmental issues. She creates art objects and installations that consider sustainability in ways that are powerful and thought provoking. She is interested in pushing the boundaries of unusual materials to raise awareness of our relationship with the natural world. Following a recent research project at the University of East Anglia Jacqui has been utilising the creative potential of biodegradable plastics in combination with conventional plastics. Her work takes the form of sculptural pieces, performance, photography and installation and is located both in galleries and site specifically.

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 2008 - BA(Hons) Visual Studies - First Class, Norwich University College of the Arts, Norwich Solo exhibitions 2013 - Changing Landscapes, Time & Place Gallery, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 2011 - Changing Places, High Lodge, Thetford Forest 2010 - Oil-Skin, Cromer Museum, Cromer 2009 - Beyond Portraiture, Mundesley Maritime Museum, Mundesley Norfolk Group exhibitions 2013 - (Im)perfection, New Hall Gallery, Cambridge 2012 - Show Me The Monet BBC2 TV Programme, Mall Galleries, London 2010 - Man And The Environment, The Forum, Norwich 2008 - Bergh Apton Sculpture Trail, Bergh Apton, Norfolk Publications 2013 - Art and Innovation 2013 - Article - The Jackdaw Contemporary Art Magazine