Rebecca is fascinated with Catholic saints, and with the objects used in their ceremonies. It is something that, as an atheist she feels excluded from understanding, but which she cannot but help return to, especially at a time in history where faiths see themselves as being under threat, and try react accordingly to.
Rebecca started working with clay as a young teenager, and it is one which continues to fascinate her simply by having such possibility for variation. She is planning bigger constructions, and continuously experiments with new clays, and ways of making.
CV & Education
Rebecca lives and works in Bristol with the poet Joel Scarfe, and their two daughters
- 18 Aug - 4 Sep 2013: The Joze Show 2013, West Sussex
- 11 Aug - 17 Aug 2013: Solo exhibition "Picking up Childish Things", The Parlour Rooms, Bristol
- 8 Mar - 22nd Mar 2013: Exhibited in the DWF Art organisation's 'Leeds Open Exhibition', West Yorkshire
16th Nov 2012 - 6th Jan 2013: Christmas Show, It's All 2 Much Gallery, Bristol
25th June - 30th June 2012: Solo Exhibition, Two Years Later, Room 212 , Gloucester Road, Bristol
7th Aug - 21st Aug 2011: Bristol Art Show, Centrespace Gallery, Bristol
16th May - 21st May 2011: Solo Exhibition at the Crypt, Quay Street, Bristol
28th Mar – 2nd Apr 2011: Solo Exhibition, One Year After, Room 212 , Gloucester Road, Bristol
11th Feb – 16th Feb 2011: Volunteers’ Show, The Centrespace Gallery, Bristol
24th Nov-12th Dec 2010: RWA 158th Autumn Exhibition
8th Oct – 13th Oct 2010: The Big Draw Submission Show, The Centrespace Gallery, Bristol
7th May-16th May 2010: Artspool, Artweeks – The Oxfordshire Artists’ Festival, Oxford
28th Feb-06th Mar 2010: Solo Exhibition, Room 212, Bristol
30th Nov – 23rd Dec 2009: Art Presence at the Centrespace Gallery, Bristol
1st Nov-13th Dec 2009: RWA 157th Autumn Exhibition
1st Oct-11th Nov 2009: The View Gallery, Bristol
Aug-Sep 2009: RWA 7th Open Print Exhibition.
July-Aug 2009: The Temporary Art Space’s Salon Show, The Piece Hall, Halifax
Jan.2009: Under the Bed show at the Cupola Gallery, Sheffield
Oct. 2008: The North Bristol Arts Trail, The Prom, Bristol
Sep.2008: North by North West, Tate Liverpool, as part of the Independents during the Liverpool Biennale.
Oct. 2007: Group exhibition with Peripheral in the Saltaire Arts Trail.
Mar. 2007: Group Exhibition at Whitehall Waterfront, Leeds, with artists’ collective Peripheral