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Paul Musgrove – Curriculum Vitae                                              2015

 

EXPERIENCE  (Ongoing)

May 2015 –          Gallery TEN – COLLECT 2015 – annual Crafts Council show at Saatchi Gallery, London

Aug 2014 –          Currently working on ‘Sculpture/Art Trail’ proposal for West End of Edinburgh

Nov 2012 –          Opened “Gallery TEN” in Stafford Street, Edinburgh

Oct 2011 –           Founded “Spektrum Collective” – 15 printmakers

May 2009 –          Assistant to Graham Muir glassmaker – making “Waveforms”

April 2009 –         Edinburgh Printmakers – working member

CURATED EXHIBITIONS

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Aug 2015             Festival Exhibition at Gallery TEN – “GLASS 2015” 30 glassmakers

May 2015            Attended COLLECT 2015 – Gallery TEN with 12 Applied artists and glassmakers

Aug 2014             Festival Exhibition at Gallery TEN – “Jappaned” – 25 Japanese makers

Aug 2013             Festival exhibition at Gallery TEN – “Print Fusion” – 20 Printmakers

Nov 2011             Organised “First Press” inaugural exhibition for Spektrum Print Collective, Whitespace Gallery

Aug 2011             Organised mobile Hot Glass demonstrations – Traquair House, Borders

Aug 2010             Traquair Fair – organised Edinburgh Printmakers off-site print demonstrations and gallery7

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Jun/Jul 2014      “Hidden Landscape” – solo print & glass show – Ryedale Museum, Yorkshire

May 2013          “Archaeoprint” solo print show – Gallery TEN, Edinburgh

June 2012          Solo exhibition – North York’s Parks, Yorkshire

July 2011           Solo exhibition – Scampston Hall, Yorkshire

May 2011          “Etched Lines in A linear Landscape” Linenhall, Co Mayo, IRE

1986                 Glassworks – exhibition at Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh

1984                 Glassworks – exhibition at Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh

GROUP SHOWS (Selected)

2015                 “GLASS 2015” Festival show Gallery TEN – Edinburgh

2015                 COLLECT at the Saatchi Gallery – with Gallery TEN

2014                 Mokuhanga International Exhibition – Tokyo, Japan

2013/Jan 2014   RSA Open 2013 – Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Nov/Dec 2013    Royal Glasgow Institute – 152nd Annual Exhibition, McLellan Galleries, Glasgow

2013                 “Written Image” collaboration with Paula Jennings – Edinburgh Printmakers/Scottish Poetry Library

Dec/Jan 2013     RSA Open 2012 – Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

Sept/Oct 2012    Royal Glasgow Institute – 151st Annual Exhibition, Glasgow

Feb 2012           Visual Arts Scotland – Annual show – RSA Edinburgh

Jan 2012           Grafika Polska – SSA exhibiting at Wroclaw Academy of Fine Arts, Poland

June 2011          1st International Mokuhanga Exhibition, Kyoto, Japan

May 2011          Aberdeen Artists Society – 77th Annual Exhibition 2011

February 2011   Society of Scottish Artists – Annual Exhibition

Nov/Dec 2010    RSA Open 2010 – Royal Academy, Edinburgh

EXPERIENCE (Archive)

Nov 2014             Gallery TEN takes part in Edinburgh Art Fair

Jan 2011             Test Trenches – Conference – The Pier Arts Centre, Orkney

Feb – Jun 2010     Photo etching teaching courses – FDPW, Fife

May 90 – Jul 08    Director – Forest Fire Ltd – wood heating specialists.

Nov 86 – Apr 90    “The Glassworks II” – hot glass studio – manufacturer of hand-made glassware.

Jun – Aug 86        Glass maker in residence – For Charlie Meaker – Strawberry Studios, Jersey, C I.

Aug 84                Joined “The Tent Co” as Director – Organizing body of the Festival craft Tent

Oct 84 – Mar 86   Became council member of Scottish Crafts Centre, Edinburgh.

Jan 82 – May 86    “Glassworks” – hot glass studio in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Jun – Dec 81        Archaeological excavation as site supervisor – West Heslerton, North Yorkshire.

Oct 80 – Jan 81    Japac Design – furniture workshop, Faversham, Kent.

Jun – Sep 80      Archaeological excavation – site photographer – West Heslerton, North Yorkshire.

Jun – Sep 79      Working trip USA, visiting 25 hot glass studios.

EDUCATION

Sep 76 – Jun 77    Foundation Course in Art & Design, St Albans College of Art.

Sep 77 – Jun 80   BA (Hons) in 3-D Design, Manchester Metropolitan University.

April 2009            Modern Etching (various techniques) at Edinburgh Printmakers

Oct 2009             Solarplate course – Dan Welden at Hot Bed Press, Manchester

AWARDS

Mar 2015             Successful application to Creative Scotland for COLLECT 2015 – Gallery TEN

Aug 2014             DAIWA Foundation Funding for “Japanned” festival exhibition

July 82                Received SDA new craftsman grant for Glassworks.

COLLECTIONS

National Museums of Scotland

Kelvingrove Museum & Galleries

Numerous Private and Corporate collections in the UK and abroad

TRANSFERABLE SKILLS

Project Planning & Budgets

Installation Planning

Funding Applications

Retail Sales & Marketing

Exhibition Design & Build

Artwork for Advertising & Publications

Photoshop, InDesign, Word & Excel

LOGISTICS & ADMISTRATION

Jun/July 2015       Organised Off-site exhibition for Gallery TEN at Ryedale Museum in North Yorkshire

May 2015            COLLECT 2015 – Saatchi Gallery, London – 12 makers for Gallery TEN

2012 – present     Gallery TEN annual exhibition programme – 8 exhibitions per year

Dec 2012             Organised SpeKtrum Print Collective – 15 printmakers – annual show at Gallery TEN

1990 – 2008        Forest Fire – Ltd Co – Managing Director – specialising in wood fired heating & installation

1986 – 1992        Organiser for “The Tent” – premier craft event – Edinburgh International Festival

1982 – 1990        Trade Fairs & Exhibitions for “The Glassworks” – UK & International

1982 – 1990        Operating production Glass Studio – Edinburgh, Scotland

SKILLSET

Artist/Printmaker/Glassmaker/Photographer

Gallery Owner/Curator

Off-Site exhibitions organiser

Wood Fired Heating Specialist

Glass Furnace/Equipment – Design & Build

Furniture – Designer & Maker

 

Copyright – Paul Musgrove 2015

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