Artists

Suze Adams

Mixed-media installations (sculpture, drawing, text, photography) are expressions of a life lived: loves/losses, hopes/fears. Fact abuts fiction as other times/places/people enter the here & now.  Interested in how multi-sensory experience is assimilated in bodies, how art reflects lives. PhD Fine Art, curator, editor, lecturer.

Fiona Campbell

Artist, educator, curator. Sculptural installations using found objects and recycled materials. Focus on environment, interconnectedness, life cycles, energy & transformation. MFA (Distinction), Bath Spa Uni, ’18; Red Line Art Works Award ’20; RSS Gilbert Bayes Award ’19; Ingruttati Palermo, Manifesta12; Curated step in stone ’15 & co-curated B-Wing ‘19, both ACE-funded. MRSS

Angel Greenham

Artist who works with photography, sculpture, architecture and painting. MFA, Bath School of Art & Design, ’17. Committee member, Bath Artist Studios, Roper Gallery. Collaborations with authors & Jim” Al-Khalili OBE British theoretical physicist; high profile artist & musician interviews for her blog (Mat Collishaw, Mike Glier, Peter Hook, Goldie, Faris Badwan). Internship with artist Mariele Neudecker, ’19 to prepare for major solo exhibition & BBC film.

Vicky McKay

Painter and installation artist. Mediates stories with painting, performance, writing & recording. Recent projects have involved researching into shared stories, visual & verbal, and that changed my own past from the present. Master of Arts, Fine Art (Distinction), Bath School of Art. MA English Literature, University of Edinburgh.

Shirley Sharp

Painting, drawing & sculpture steeped in the human condition, inclines to the absurd. Influenced by theatre, fiction & film she proposes to set a stage within the suitcase to create a rough theatre space reminiscent of one of Beckett’s plays. MA Fine Art Bath Spa Uni ’18

Linda Ashe

Mixed media contemporary practice; uses the mundane & everyday in relation to lived experience. Themes of absence & presence, bringing social issues to the fore through photography, film & installation. MFA ’13

Philippa Edwards

Drawing, printmaking & painting.  Process-driven discovery of drawing methods to explore boundaries of knowing, using natural forms, organic shapes & repetition. BA Fine Art (1st Class), University of East London. Managed: Town Hall Arts; Trinity Bouy Wharf Drawing Prize exhibition, Drawing Projects UK. Curator: The World in Our Eyes, ’12 ‘in paradisum’, Richmix, London (Diversity Arts)

Anna Kot

Painter & photographer, exploring the visual syntax of abstract art & how its interplay with intuitive aspects enables two-way interaction in the space between instigator & receiver. Co-ordinator/curator of Bath Open Art Prize. MSc Human Communication, City Uni; MFA Bath Spa.

Ally McGinn

Painter & object artist, conceptually representational painter; narrative questions perceptions of art & the conditions of painting – connecting beyond medium, commodity, & object. MFA (distinction) Bath Spa Uni ’18

Kelly M O’Brien

Mixed media sculpture & installation. Explores themes of precariousness, resilience, & hope through material contrasts. MFA (Distinction), Bath Spa University, ’19; PADA Residency Lisbon, ’21; HIX Prize, ’19; shortlisted Hauser & Wirth / CalArts Residency, ‘20; curated A Gathering of Unasked Possibility, ’19

James Thornton

Fine Art. The influence of the landscape, childhood acts as a mechanism for interests in the sublime, ideology & the power of science fiction, notions of home, our sense of belonging, & the societal expectations placed upon us within an increasingly technological society. MA Fine Art, Shortlisted Freelands Painting Fellowship ’21, Glastonbury & BBC Maida Vale performances.