Sandy Brown was trained in the art of making ceramics at the Daisei Pottery in Mashiko, Japan. The recipient of Art Council funding, and chosen as Britain’s artist in residence in Australia by the British Council for 1988, Brown has been an important international artist for many years, whose works feature regularly in exhibitions all over the world. Brown’s art is represented by pieces in major public institutions, including the Victoria & Albert Museum, London; Ulster Museum, Belfast; Aberdeen Museum & Art Gallery; the World Ceramic Centre, South Korea and the Museum for Applied Art in Frankfurt.
2015 Beyond limits Landscape of British Sculpture 1950 – 2015 curated by Sotheby’s at Chatsworth 2014 Tutti Frutti; solo Milton Gallery London 2013 Vessel: Sculpture 11 Grassi Museum of Applied Arts, Liepzig,Germany A Feast for the Senses major solo with Galerie Marianne Heller Germany Opening of Sandy Brown Museum in Appledore 2011 Visual Jazz Lacoste Gallery MA USA 2010Inside Outside Galerie Marianne Heller Germany 2007-9 ritual: The Still Point and The Dance: Tour Catalogue Aberystwyth Arts Centre during International Ceramics Festival 2009Gallery Oldham, Oldham Devon Guild of Craftsmen Gallery Bovey Tracey Devon Cheltenham Art Gallery Cheltenham Crafts Study Centre Farnham and James Hockey Gallery jointly University of Surrey Burton Art Gallery Bideford 2007ritual: The Still Point and The Dance: Galerie Marianne Heller, Germany Catalogue 2006ritual: The Still Point and The Dance Appledore Catalogue 2005 Solo Show 6 Chapel Row Bath 2003Sandy Brown: New Work Contemporary Ceramics Gallery London Summertime in Heidelberg Galerie Marianne Heller, Heidelberg Germany 2002New Work: Burton Art Gallery Bideford Sandy Brown in India Aurodhan Art Gallery India 2000Sandy Brown: The Exhileration of Life Rufford Ceramic Centre The Exhileration of Life Galerie Marianne Heller Heidelberg Germany A Splash of Colour Alpha House Gallery Sherborne 1999New Work Kunst & Keramik, Deventer, Holland New Work Staatliche Fachschule for Keramik, Germany 1997Ceramics, Sculpture and Paintings: New Work Broomhill Sculpture Park 1996 New Work Amalgam Art Gallery London A Day with Sandy Brown Galerie Marianne Heller Germany 1995 New Work Alpha House Gallery Sherborne 1993 Sandy Brown: Sculpture, Ceramics and Painting Alpha House Gallery Sherborne 1992 Sandy Brown: New Work Alpha House Gallery, Sherborne 1991 Sandy Brown: Pots And Goddesses Solo Exhibition Plymouth Arts Centre Plymouth Ritual Objects Solo Exhibition Contemporary Ceramics London Tableware Vincent Gallery Exeter 1990 Figuratively Speaking Solo Exhibition Oxford Gallery Oxford New Work Green Gallery Tokyo Japan 1989 Solo Exhibition Visage Glastonbury 1988 Solo Exhibition Meat Market Craft Centre Melbourne Australia Solo Exhibition Monash University Gallery, Gippsland Australia 1987-89 Solo Exhibition: ‘Sandy Brown: The Complete Picture’ Tour UK Oriel 31 Wales: Catalogue Solo Tour: Mostyn Gallery Llandudno; Cirencester Workshops; Presteigne Mid-borders Arts Centre; Devon Guild of Craftsmen Gallery; Artsite Bath; Scottish Gallery Edinburgh; Copernican Connection Beverley; Barbican Centre London
Courtesy of Joanna Bird, London
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