Tuesday 30 October 2018, 18:30-21:00, Seminar Room at the Hatton Gallery
(Wine and nibbles at 18.30, talk begins at 19.00)
Fiona Gray, of Fiona Gray Designs is a local artist working from Lime Street Studios in the Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle Upon Tyne. With experience in Graphic Design an Art education in Mixed Media; working with wood, metal and textiles Fiona’s career from leaving college began with designing and manufacturing clocks, boxes, cabinets and mirrors.
In 2000, Fiona had her first large scale commision; designing gates for Stepney Bank Stables, and since then she has been involved in many public art projects in the region including seating, gates, signage & sculpture which she also designs and project manages, subcontracting out manufacture. Fiona has more recently scaled down her work due to arthritis and works with a combination of plaster casts, watercolour and digital printing. Fiona also comes with 20 years of experience running workshops and residencies, with children and adults alike; these have often included the vulnerable and disabled, children who have been excluded from school and young offenders.
Fiona will bring examples of her work to the talk.
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