Approved: 17.11.2006

Mary Webb

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Approved: 17.11.2006

My concern is with colour and the emotional and spatial sensations it evokes, frequently linked to the memory of place. I tend to work in series, using flat colour within a geometric, minimalist, square format. The paintings are oil on canvas, preliminary studies being in watercolour or collage. I also make screen prints.

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Artist Statement

My concern is with colour and the emotional and spatial sensations it evokes, frequently linked to the memory of place. I tend to work in series, using flat colour within a geometric, minimalist, square format. The paintings are oil on canvas, preliminary studies being in watercolour or collage. I also make screen prints.

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 1963 - BA Hons Fine Art, University of Newcastle, Newcastle 1963 - Postgraduate course, Chelsea School of Art, London Solo exhibitions 2012 - Journeys in Colour, Hatton Gallery,Newcastle University, The Quadrangle,Newcastle University,Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU 2011 - Journeys in colour Mary Webb, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, UEA,NorwichNR4 7TJ 2009 - Mary Webb Paintings and Prints, Fermoy Art Gallery Kings Lynn Art Centre, Kings Lynn Norfolk 2008 - Studio Showing, Watsons Farm, Cratfield road. Fressingfield,, Eye 2007 - Mary Webb, The Cut Arts Centre, Halesworth,Suffolk 1996 - Mary Webb Paintings and Prints, Mace Ltd, Shoreditch, London 1994 - Mary Webb Paintings and Prints, Martha Stevns Gallery, Suffolk Group exhibitions 2009 - Northern Print Biennale, Hatton Gallery University of Newcastle, The Quadrangle, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AG 2008 - East, Kings Lynn Arts Centre, Kings Lynn 2007 - Mixed selected shows, Elm Hill Contemporary Art, Norwich (recurring) 2007 - Mixed selected shows, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham, Surrey (recurring) 2007 - RA Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London 2005 - RA Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy, London (annually since 1997) 2002 - Art Futures, Contemporary Art Society, London Public commissions 2008 - Print commissioned for Constructed exhibition, Sainsbury Centre , UEA Norwich 1997 - UEA Collection Series, print produced for sale in Sainsbury Centre, Sainsbury Centre, University of East Anglia, Norwich, Norfolk