EDWARDS, Kim

c.1955 - ?

Kim Edwards

Kim studied on a foundation course in Art & Design at Loughborough College of Art in 1980 and obtained a Fine Art degree from Sunderland College of Art in 1984. After graduation she moved to Leeds and had a riverside studio with Leeds Art Space Society, where she held a solo show at St Paulís Art Gallery. Whilst in Leeds was also an active member at The Pavilion Photography Centre, which provided exhibition space, open access workshops and conference facilities, specifically for women. A professional artist painting in a wide variety of mediums on canvas, board and found objects, who has also exhibited in the North East and in London. She moved to Otley, Yorkshire in 1992 and continued to paint with mixed media and watercolour, selling work through several galleries in Yorkshire and 2007-2010 joined an artist led group that run a program of quarterly shows at The Gallery Upstairs based in Grassington, North Yorkshire. After attending a number of workshops at the Handprint Studio and attending an etching course at No 6 Studio Pateley Bridge she purchased a small press and now etches aluminium and makes collagraphs. In November 2009 she moved to Eastways, Back Road, Middleton, Suffolk, a coastal area where she had lived as a small child and, since moving to Middleton, has participated in the Suffolk Open Studios and invited to show her etchings at the Snape Maltings Gallery. Kim donated a work to the 'Westhall Secret Postcard Auction' in 2012 'The Larks they Sang Melodious' and in 2013 a print & cold wash 'Lepus Europaeus'. www.kimedwardsartist.com




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