David Briggs

SOLO EXHIBITIONS & EXPERIENCES

 

1982 Stayed with Sculptor David Nash assisting him with his work in his studio and woodland in Wales.
1983 Learned bronze welding at Anthony Caro’s studio in London
1984 Accrington Art Gallery, Lancashire
1991 Towneley Hall Art Gallery, Burnley, Lancashire
1994 Moved to St. Ives, Cornwall
1995 Salthouse Gallery, in conjunction with Geoffrey Knights interior design, St. Ives, Cornwall
2000 Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall
2000 Lynn Strover Gallery, Cambridge
2001 Lemon Street Gallery, Truro, Cornwall
2001 Belgrave Gallery, St. Ives
2001 Belgrave Gallery, London
2002/3Taught Sculpture at Cornwall College, Pool, Cornwall
2002 Lemon Street Gallery, Truro
2002 Badcocks Gallery, Newlyn
2003 Belgrave Gallery, St. Ives (4man show)
2003 Visiting lecturer Kings College, Winchester
2003 Goldfish Fine Art, Penzance
2005 Winner of Indigo Art Prize, Liverpool

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

1982 Harris Art Gallery, Preston, Lancashire (Lancashire Art Exhibition)
1983 Storey Institute of Fine Art, Lancaster
1983 Blue Coat Gallery, Liverpool (Exhibition with water as the theme)
1984 Mid-Pennine Art Gallery, Burnley (Award winner)
1988 Commonwealth Institute London
1995 Penwith Arts Society, Summer Show, Cornwall
1997 Newlyn Art Gallery, Newlyn, Cornwall
1996 Salthouse Gallery, St. Ives, Cornwall
1998 Christmas Show, Newlyn Society of Artists
1998 Wimbledon Art Studio’s show London
1998 Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
1997 Geevor Tin Mine Art Project, Summer Sculpture Exhibition
1998 Newlyn Art Gallery, Critics Choice
2000 Lemon Street, Gallery, Truro

2000 Glasgow Contemporary Arts, Scotland (The British Art Show)
1999 Royal College of Art, London (Works on Paper Show)
2002 Collier Bristow Gallery, London
2002 Belgrave Gallery, (another view of St. Ives) Cornwall
2000 Exhibition of Drawings, Tuscany, Italy
2003 Newlyn Art Gallery, (Weather Reports Show)
2003 The Ashbourne Gallery, Derby
2001 Edgar Modern Gallery, Bath
2004 St. Ives, The Next Wave, Hutson Gallery, London
2004 Goldfish Contemporary Fine Art, Penzance, Cornwall
2005 St. Ives Artist's Past & Present, Sherborne House, Cornwall

MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS

1997 Newlyn Society of Artists, Newlyn
2000 Wimbledon Arts Group, London
2003 Elected Committee Member of Newlyn Society of Artists