Sally Fawkes

Education

1998                Colour and Form – Meike Groot/Richard Price. Northlands Creative Glass

1995-98        BA (1st Class Hons) 3D Design – Glass. Surrey Institute of Art and Design

1987                Foundation Course – Art and Design.SouthendCollege of Technology 

Professional Experience

2005-present  Crafts Council Business Development Awards Panel Member

2001                Studio move to Stroud, Gloucestershire

2000                Conference 2000 Organiser for Contemporary Glass Society (voluntary)

1999                Set up own glass studio, Farnham,Surrey

1998                Assistant to glass artist Colin Reid, Stroud

1997                Editor Glass Network. Contemporary Glass Society newsletter (voluntary)

1996                Hot glass worker,Hadeland Glasverk, Norway 

Teaching Experience

2006                Workshop Leader, Glass Sculpture, National Glass Centre ofSpain

2005-2006       Visiting Lecturer, Lost Wax Casting,Glas & Keramikskolen,Denmark

2004-present  Specialist Tutor – BA(Hons). Subject 3D Design – Glass,University College of the Creative  Arts, Farham

1999-2004       Tutor – BA(Hons)- Ceramics and Glass. Subject: Kiln Formed Glass

Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College 

Awards/Grants

2003                Awards for Artists, Arts Council of England

2001                Training and Development Bursary, South West  Arts

2000                Setting Up In Business Grant, Crafts Council

2000                Awards for Individuals, South East Arts 

Solo Exhibitions

2008                Significant Rhythms, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

2003 Aug-Sept            Scottish Gallery,Edinburgh

2002 Oct-Nov Moments In Light, Lancaster City Museum, Lancaster 

Recent Exhibitions

2008    In and Out Contemporary Glass Brewery Arts, Gloucestershire

            Newby Hall Sculpture Park Newby Hall & Gardens, Ripon, N.Yorks

            Summer Exhibition 2008 The Garden Gallery, Broughton, Hampshire

            International Glass Sculpture, St Ives Society with Plumbline, St Ives

            Collect 08, Studio Glass Gallery @ Thomas Goode,London

2007    Collect at the V&A represented by The Scottish Gallery

Art London represented by Adrian Sassoon,London

2006    International Art & Design Fair with Clare Back at Adrian Sassoon, NY, USA

National Liberty Museum Glass Now Auction,Philadelphia,USA

Newby Hall Sculpture Park, Newby Hall, Ripon, North Yorkshire

International Ceramics Fair with Adrian Sassoon,London

Three Ways three person show, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh

Collect with Scottish Gallery,V&A Museum, London

Traversing touring from Ebel toft Glass Museum

Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

The Hub ,Lincolnshire

Art London with Adrian Sassoon, Business Design Centre,London

2005    The Discerning Eye Invited Artist selected by Martin Smith, Chairman of the English National Opera, The Mall Galleries, London

Chase Charity Art SaleRoyal College of Art

International Art & Design Fair with Adrian Sassoon, The Armory, NY

Glass Focus Contemporary Applied  Arts, London

New Glass Cowdy Gallery, Newent, Gloucestershire

Fresh Air 2005 Quenington Sculpture Trust, Quenington, Glos

International Ceramic Fair with Adrian Sassoon,London

Newby Hall Sculpture Park  Newby Hall, Ripon

Traversing Ebel toft Glass Museum, Ebel toft, Denmark.

2005 – 2006  Highlands Craft Exhibition touring exhibition 

Public & Corporate Collections     

                                    Crafts Council,UK.

                                    Faringdon Collection Trust, Buscot Park,UK

                                   Fitzwilliam Museum,Cambridge

                                    National Museums of Scotland

Major Collections       Dan Klein,London

(Private)                       The Cowdy Collection, Gloucestershire

                                           Adrian Sassoon,London,UK           

Public Site Specific Commissions

2006    Cotswold Leisure Centre. Glass/steel sculptures in main stair well. Collaboration with Richard Jackson.

1998    Reflexion Window Education Centre, Guildford Cathedral,Surrey 

Private Site Specific Commissions

2008    Garden Sculpture, private residence,Western Australia. Collaboration with Rick Jackson

2006    8mt wall based sculpture and two 6ft tall sculptures: coloured kiln formed and cast glass, mirror. Collaboration with Richard Jackson. Pride of Hawaii cruise ship

Glass/mirror dome and finiale for private residence, Kew,London

Garden sculpture, private residence,Western Australia. C ollaboration with Richard Jackson

2005    8mt long wall hung sculpture and two 6ft tall sculptures for Norwegian Jewel cruise ship

2004    Mirrored glass sculpture H90cm in two parts for hotel suite,London

Sculptures for P&O Cruise Liner. Ship the Arcadia

Triptych cast glass sculpture for private residence, London

2003    Glass and stainless steel water feature, covering a span of 2.70msq.

private residence, Tetbury, Glos

2002    1.90mt tall, cast mirrored glass sculpture with metal support. Reception area of AON Non Marine Reinsurance,London

Trophy for Polo match, sponsored by EC Harris,London

Large cast, mirrored 2 part sculpture for 12ft dining room table Collaboration with Richard Jackson. Private residence,Suffolk

1.80m tall, cast, cut, polished glass garden sculpture set on steel base. Cherington, Glos 

Memberships   Contemporary Glass Society,UK 

                                    Glass Art Society,USA

                                    Contemporary Applied Arts, London,UK