Approved: 10.09.2008

Jera May

Artist, Lecturer / academic

Approved: 10.09.2008

Appropriating or referencing historical artworks and literature I reconfigure found objects and
readymade materials to create artworks that combine the traditions of sculpture and collage
with time based media, installation and assemblage.

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Biography

Appropriating or referencing historical artworks and literature I reconfigure found objects and readymade materials to create artworks that combine the traditions of sculpture and collage with time based media, installation and assemblage.

CV & Education

Qualifications

2008 - MA Fine Art: Sculpture, Distinction, Wimbledon College of Art, University of the Arts London 2008 - Post Graduate Certificate in Education, University of Westminster 1992 - BA (Hons) 3D Design (Glass), First class, Wolverhampton University

 

Exhibitions

2014 - Art of the Possible, PM Gallery, Soane Museum Ealing , 2012 - Construction , Gallery, 74 - 80 Upper Tooting Rd London, 2011  Normalcy Bias, Listros Galerie - Berlin, 2011 - Wonderlust, APT Gallery Creekside Deptford,  2010 - Birds of a Feather, Sueli Turner Gallery, Mile End 2009 - (N)Everland, The Nunnery Bow Arts Trust, Bow , 2008 - Future Map 08, David Roberts Art Foundation Fitzrovia, London, 2008 -Approaches to What? - The Nunnery, Bow, 2008 -SharkPot - Node London, Studio 1B Richmond, 2008 -Domestic Perspective - Center for Drawing, Wimbledon, 2007 - Ground Rules - Canazario Park, Wimbledon, Curated by Terry Smith and Gilane Tawadros, 2007 - Current - Trinity Buoy Wharf, East India Docks, 2007 - Muscular Pet - Mashed Potato Gallery, Deptford, 2006 - Designer block – Old Street Tea Building, 2004 - Collect V&A 

Publications  Glass - An Inspirational Portfolio - Watson -Guptill NY

Founder Just Glass Society

Articles / Reviews

Craft & Design –The Just Glass Story, S. Prendergast Jan Feb 2015

South London Art Map

Evening Standard review Future Map

Bloomberg.com

Timeout review Canazario Park

Current Academic Position - Head of Richmond Art School 

 2008 -2013 Learning Manager Visual Arts RACC

2004 – 2008 Program leader Glass and Sculpture RACC

2002 -2004 Lecture Glass & Sculpture RACC