MARY BARNES

Born in Derbyshire and grew up in Cardiff, South Wales.

Now lives in Stony Stratford, Buckinghamshire

 

Further Education

1996-99  University of Hertfordshire            (Postgraduate Diploma in Art Therapy)

1976-80  Studied with Dennis Creffield      (evening classes and Summer Schools)

1968-71  Royal College of Art                      (MA  Printmaking)

1965-68  West of England College of Art   (Dip.A.D  Painting)

 

One Man Shows

2011   The Barn Gallery, Westbury Farm Studios

2007   The Barn Gallery, Westbury Farm Studios

2005   The Barn Gallery, Westbury Farm Studios

2002   The Chapel Gallery, Risely

2001   The Barn Gallery, Westbury Farm Studios

1999   Stantonbury Campus Gallery, Milton Keynes

1999   London Centre for Psychotherapy

1998   Staff Library, Warneford Hospital, Oxford

1998   The Garage Gallery, Westbury Farm Studios

1998   Stantonbury Campus Gallery

1978   The Gardner Centre, University of Sussex

1976   Joe Papp’s Public Theater, New York

1975   Asinus Gallery, Hamburg

1973   J. Walter Thompson

1968   Axis Gallery, Bristol

 

Group Shows

2001   Silbury Group 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Milton Keynes Gallery (MKG)

2001   Silbury Group Travelling Exhibition, Vilnius, Lithuania

2000   The Affordable Art Fair, Battersea

2000   The Silbury Group, ‘The Big Draw’

2000   Women of Imagination, Bleddfa Arts Centre

1999   Art Trail 1999, Tig Fili Gallery, Cork, Ireland

1999   In/hibition: Silbury Group Exhibition

1976   30 Contemporary Printmakers, Arts Council

1976   Printmakers at Space Galleries, London

1975   Opening show, Space Galleries

1975   Birmingham Arts Lab

1974-78  Cardiff Education Exhibitions

1974   onwards : Printmakers Council Exhibitions

1973   Graphics ’73, Serpentine Gallery, London

1971   Inkless Graphics: Oxford Gallery

1971   7 Painters/7 Printmakers, RCA

1970   Young Contemporaries

 

 

Prizes

KMP Prize for Printmaking 1971

 

 

Work in many Public Collections

 

1974-77  Committee Member of  Printmakers Council

Former member of Visual Arts Panel, Milton Keynes Arts Association

1997-present:    Member of Westbury Farm Studios (formerly The Silbury Group)

Presently employed as an art therapist at St Andrews Hospital, Northampton,  and in private practice.

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