C.V

Born 1989, in Dorset. Lives and works in Dorset


Education

2008-2011- BA Honours in Fine ArT, UWIC, Cardiff School of Art and Design
2007- 2008- BTEC Diploma in Visual Arts (Art and Design), Somerset College of Art and Technology      

 

Exhibitions 

November 2015- Beyond the Surface - Jam Factory Oxford  

November 2015 -COLLECTING THE IMAGE- Solo exhibition at Lighthouse, Poole in East Dorset

Feb 2015 -'Cre8' - 8 West Dorset Women Artists - Chapel in the Garden, // www.cre8dorset.wordpress.com

Nov- Dec 2014- 'Up and Coming' - Curated by Pop up Dorset, Jacksons Gallery, Portland,South Dorset 

August 2014- Cardiff M.A.D.E - Cardiff, Wales

August 2014- Self Curated Space- Chapel in the Garden, Bridport, West Dorset

May 2014- 'Interrogating Landscapes', Bridport Arts Centre, West Dorset                                                                                                                             June 2011- 'Painting Degree Show'  -  Cardiff School of Art and Design                       
March 2010- 'Spring Show'  -  Bay Art, Cardiff, South Wales                        

November 2008- '100 Drawing'  -  Bay Art, Cardiff, South Wales   

                         

Curating (independent)

November 2015- Beyond the Surface - Jam Factory, Oxford

February 2015- 'CRE8'  - 8 women artists in west Dorset                                                

August 2014-'Six by Nine'  -  Chapel in the Garden, BridporT, To support the Launch of Bridport Open Studios

May 2014 - 'Interrogating Landscapes'  - Bridport Arts Centre,TO SUPPORT DORSET ART WEEKS     

                                                            

Arts Sector Work

WORKING IN THE ARTS SECTOR SINCE HER BA FINE ART DEGREE, MEGAN HAS DEVELOPED NETWORKS AND BECOME IMBEDDED ACROSS THE VISUAL ARTS SECTOR IN DORSET AND ACROSS THE SOUTH WEST 

May 2015 - JULY 2018                  Exhibitions & Participation Officer - Bridport Arts Centre 

May 2015 - JULY 2018                  Participation Officer Dorchester Arts 

May 2015  - MAY 2018                   Steering Group Member Visual Arts South West 

October 2014 - June 2016           E-News Editor/ Project Coordinator - Dorset Visual Arts   

June - September 2014               Event Coordinator  -  Bridport Open Studios   

November 2013 - June 2014        Event Coordinator  -  Dorset Art Weeks 

 

WRITING

MEGAN HAS REGULARLY CONTRIBUTED EXHIBITIONS ARTICLES TO BRIDPORT TIMES. 

JANUARY EDITION - DIALOGUES CONCERNING THE LAND - (Page 10-12)

FEBRUARY EDITION - DRAWING DOWN THE FEMININE - (PAGE 8-10)

APRIL EDITION - RUNNING THE RIVER (PAGE 15-17)

MAY EDITION - WET PAINT (PAGE 14-17)

JUNE EDITION - BRIDPORT UNDRESSED (PAGE 16-17)

JUNE 2015 - ' TOM HAMMICK - THE TRAJECTORY OF A ROMANTIC ' - EVOLVER JULY/AUGUST

SEPTEMBER 2013 - 'DRAWING THE VISUAL EXPRESSION OF THOUGHT' - HTTP://MARSHWOODVALE.WORDPRESS.COM/