Carrie Phoenix

 

3 Cherry Tree Cottage

Southwold Road

Holton

Halesworth

IP19 8PW

phoenix.carrie@gmail.com

+44 (0) 7977 490122

 

www.carriephoenix.com

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BORN

12/01/1985, Ipswich, UK

 

EDUCATION

June 2012: BA Fine Arts, First Class Honours, University of Brighton, UK

May 2003: A Levels, B,B,C, Design, English literature and Psychology. Framlingham College, UK

June 2001: 10 GCSE’s, Grades A to C. Stradbroke High School, UK.

 

 

2015 - Current: Project Development Officer, Suffolk Artlink.

2015 - Current: Artist for Suffolk Artlink projects

2018 -19 Maternity leave

2018 Trained as a Mental Health Youth First Aider

2018 Artistic lead, professional development session for the Step Up artists www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/step-up/

2017 - 2018 Devised and initiated the Around the Table project for adult family carers www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/around-the-table/

2017 - 18 Ran and devised new work for the Avenues project for young adult family carers www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/avenues/

2017 - 18 Devised and ran the Giggle Visit project www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/giggle-visits/

2015 - 18 Ran and devised new work for the Clown Round project www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/clown-round/

2015 - 16 Ran the Making Spaces module for the JumpstART project www.suffolkartlink.org.uk/our-work/jumpstart/

 

2015 Set up an art outreach between Barnardos Meadows School, Kent and The Orpheus Centre, Surrey UK

2015 Resident artist at Barnardos Meadows School, Kent UK

2015 Support Worker for the Orpheus Centre, Surrey UK

2014 – 15 Learning Support for Suffolk Artlink

2014- 15 Studio Manager for Heather & Ivan Morison, UK, Germany and Russia

2011 – 13 (intermittent) Artists assistant to Heather & Ivan Morison

2013 Artist in Residence – Nes Artist Residency, Skagastrond, Iceland

2013 Interior Stylist assistant for Sophie Robinson Interiors

2012 – 13 Freelance Prop maker for Plunge Productions and A-Theme, Sussex UK

2009 – 12 Fine Art Sculpture student, University of Brighton

2008 – 2010 Contemporary Cast Iron Sculpture Symposium Coordinator, Butley Mills Studio UK and Berllanderi Sculpture Workshop, Wales

2008 – 10 Artists assistant to artists Alice Garland – ceramicist, Suffolk, Harvey Hood - sculptor, Wales, Alvin Booth – photographer NY and France, Garth Boden – painter, France, Dilys Jackson – sculptor, Wales.

2006 – 07 Artist in residence and educational coordinator for Franconia Sculpture Park, USA

2004 – 6 Artist assistant to Brian Alabaster, Sculptor, Suffolk UK, David Chapman of Ancient Arts, Jersey and Goldsmiths apprentice to Alexander Davey, Suffolk UK

2004 Travelling through India – photographic expedition.

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2015 Brighton, Kultuuur

2013 Skagastrond, Iceland – Nes Artist Residency

2012 University of Brighton gallery – degree show

2011 89 Copenhagen Place, London, Courting the Linesman

2011 University of Brighton gallery

2010 Pepper Pot, Brighton, Two Sleep

2010 Open Studios, Brighton

2009 Sculpture Show, University of Brighton

2008

2007 Franconia Sculpture Park

2007 Symposium of Contemporary Cast Iron, Alabama USA

2006 Sculpture Biennale, Minneapolis USA

2006 ArtWhirl, Minneapolis USA

2006 Night of Fire, Florida USA

2006 – 2009 Touring Iron Maidens exhibition, UK, Wales and USA