Kerry Jones b. 1977, based in Folkestone
EXHIBITIONS & RESIDENCIES
Fermyn woods Contemporary Arts, Northamptonshire. ‘A Memory Walk’ Collaboration with associate Fermyn woods artist Simon Woolham.
Northampton Museum. Collectors Annual Day Event, ‘Collecting Bug’, text, scripted live performance, found objects.
www.gallery202.co.uk ‘Fallow’ text NN Contemporary gallery, Northampton The Project Space, gallery202 group exhibit ‘Fallow’.
www.gallery202.co.uk ‘The Cleaner’, for the Stack exhibition.
Coventry Words Magazine ‘untitled’ Vignette.
Coventry University Post Graduate Certificate Contemporary Arts Practice.
Worked in a range of skilled jobs unrelated to art practice to raise funds for University.
Pop up gallery Chesterfield UK, Papergirl Berlin Event, ‘Silence Hats’ 2D mixed media.
Rented a basement studio from painter in Eastbourne UK to reflect on my practice evaluating what next and experimenting with materials.
Eastbourne Blind Society, Artist in residence, Collaboration with Black Blind artist Karen and member of EBS. ‘Drawing with Light (perception)’ window stencils and stencils on light box both Karen’s’ drawing of a horse, and workshop assistant to textile artist Soleigh Gowlett.
Northbrook College library, Artist in Residence. ‘Learning Resources (serendipity)’ audio tape. found books, and scripted Live Performance, ‘Reinduction’ performed by the Head Librarian.
Northbrook College Private Collection, titled, ‘I Saw This And Thought of You; a Postcard with a Crease’. Reniors, Les Parapluies, The Umbrellas, postcard and written piece.
BA(Hons) group exhibition at The Basement Gallery, Brighton, ‘Nothing Is Dead’, titled, ‘To Toil & Spin’. mixed media installation.
BA(Hons) group exhibition at The Old Ship Hotel, Brighton, ‘Un suite in situ’. Titled, ‘Lost Property’ 2D mixed media
B.A. (Hons) Degree in Contemporary Media Arts Practice. (2004-2007) Northbrook College, Northbrook, West Sussex.
Towner Art gallery, Eastbourne, Gallery Assistant, duties consisted of front of house, formal guided talks on select exhibits, outreach community project in Collaboration with Portfolio photographic agency and Causeway Special Needs Primary School to assist in and document a workshop relating to What Makes a Home.
www.3btv.com (under name Kerry Willows) titled, ‘Abrasion 2’, Video stills.
Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne Campus). (2001-2003) Edexel Diploma Foundation Studies in Art & Design (Video).
Hastings College of Arts & Technology, Hastings, East Sussex. (1999-2001) Completed ‘A’ Level in Art & Design (Drawing).
RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE & INTERESTS
London, Architectural Association, invite to attend lectures by Philosopher prof. Mark Cousins on beauty and ugliness, critique and drinks.
MK gallery, Milton Keynes. Invitation to Assist in a workshop, artist Carlos Amorales, ‘Spider Web Negative/ Liquid Archive’ project. Glow stick performances for 5+ year with parents.
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL GROUPS
The Fish market Artists Collective, Northampton UK. A volunteer for collaborative venture, Access Arts, an artist run information centre.
Claremont Studios, Hastings. ‘Talk About the Work’ network and Peer critique group for professional artists and filmmakers, present work and exchange ideas.