Paul Wood

1. Stein: Gesicht
2. Holz,Eiche: Halbfigur
3. Mosaik: Fisch

Geburtsjahr / -ort:

*1961 in Kirby Muxloe, England

Ausbildung / Tätigkeit: Foundation Course in Art & Design at Loughborough College of Art. (1979-80)
B.A.hons Degree (Fine Art/Sculpture) at Loughborough College of Art. (1980-83)
Künstlerischer Werdegang:
Paul Wood ist ein englischer Bildhauer und wohnt jetzt in Deutschland. Davor lebte er fast 10 Jahre in Griechenland.
Seit 25 Jahren hatte er als professioneller Künstler Ausstellungen in England, Deutschland und Griechenland als Galerietechniker und -verwalter gearbeitet, Grafik- und Skulpturkurse gehalten, alte korfiotische Häuser restauriert und Bio-Kiwiobst angebaut.
Wichtigste Ausstellungen:
Solo Exhibitions: Loseby Gallery, Leicester. (1988)
The Lighthouse, Leicester. (1990)
Cedar House Gallery, Peatling Parva, Leicestershire. (1990)
Haymarket Theatre, Leicester. (1993)
Derngate Theatre, Northampton. (1993)
Tamworth Arts Centre. (1993)
Phoenix Arts Centre, Leicester. (1993)
`Printmaker of the Month´. City Gallery, Leicester. (1994)
`Artists Showcase´. Castle Museum, Nottingham. (1994)
First Light. Brighton. (1995)
The Merrin Gallery, Loughborough. (1995)
The Ark, Leicester. (1995)
Laurence Batley Theatre, Huddersfield. (1995 & 96)
Spice Cafe, Blackburn. (1995)
Harding House Gallery, Lincoln. (1996)
Station Craft Centre, Millom, Cumbria. (1996)
Cupola Gallery, Sheffield. (1998)
Y Theatre, Leicester. (1999)
Selected Group Exhibitions: Touring Student exhibition to French Art Colleges. (1982-83)
The Leicestershire Exhibition, Beaumanor Hall. (1984-88 & 90-92)
`Prints with a Point´, Hard Times Gallery, Bristol. (1986)
`Sculpture in Scarborough´, Crescent Arts Workshop. (1987)
Bezzaliel Gallery, London. (1988)
`Glory of the Garden´, Markeaton Park, Derby. (1988)
Mansfield Museum & Art Gallery. (1989)
`Sculpture in the Park´, Kings Park, Retford. (1989)
Eagle Works Gallery, Wolverhampton. (1989)
`Green Print´, Touring Exhibition, Leicester. (1990-92)
Cheltenham Festival Open Exhibition, Pitville Gallery. (1992, Prizewinner)
`Procreator 92´. Pullit Studios, Camden, London. (1992)
Bearcave Gallery, Brighton. (1992 & 93)
Bath Artists Printmakers Open Exhibition. Victoria Art Gallery. (1993)
`Box Art´. Castle Museum, Nottingham. (1993)
`Buttons´. City Gallery, Leicester. (1994)
Cupola Gallery, Sheffield. (1994-2005)
`The Figure Show´. Frank Haynes Gallery, Great Bowden. (1994-99)
Byard Gallery, Nottingham. (1994)
Open Print Exhibition, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham. (1994)
`Love, Sex, and Playtime´. Roadmender Arts Centre, Northampton. (1994)
`Small Objects of Desire´. City Gallery, Leicester. (1995)
Relief Print Open Exhibition. Oxford University Club. (1995)
`Miniatures´. Samlesbury Hall, Lancashire. (1995)
St. Helens Open Exhibition. (1995)
700th Aniversary Exhibition. Whalley Abbey, Lancashire. (1996)
Hardcastle Crags Sculpture Trail. Hebden Bridge Arts Festival. (1996)
`Tasty Morsels´. Platform Gallery, Clitheroe. (1996)
Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington. (1996)
Brook Gallery, Goosnargh, Lancashire. (1996)
Clock Tower Gallery, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield. (1996-98)
Shimrod Gallery, Oughtibridge, Sheffield. (1997-98)
Maiden Bridge Gallery, Bentham, Lancashire. (1997 & 98)
Genesis Gallery, Holt, Norfolk. (1998-99)
Lupton Square Gallery, Honley, West Yorkshire. (1998-2000)
700th Aniversary Stadtfest, Kevelaer, Germany. (2000)
Kerkyra Artists Collective exhibitions. (2000-08)
Culture Clash Gallery. Ano Korakiana, Kerkyra, Greece. (2009)
Commissions: `Lidice´ commemorative commission, Peoples Republic of Czechoslovakia. (1982)
`Towers´commission, Loughborough University. (1987)
`From Little Acorns Grow….´ Leicester Business Centre. (1992)
Animal Posts, Western Park, Leicester. (1993)
Carved Seats, Westbourne Street Nature Garden, Leicester. (1994)
`Charlie Boy´. Hammer House reproduction, MoMI, London. (1997)
`Ditchfield Madonna´. Westhoughton, Bolton. (1997-98)
Village Wildlife Totem, Ratby, Leicestershire. (1998)
Carved Seats, Mersey Forest. (1999-2000)
Relief Sculpture for LOROS Hospice, Leicester. (2000)
`St. Francis´. Carved wooden figure for St. Andrews Church, Leicester. (2000)
Stone Garden Figure, Kevelaer, Germany. (2000)
Childrens Totem, Analypsis, Kerkyra. (2003)
Large Patio Mosaic at private villa, Myrtiotissa, Kerkyra. (2007)
Swimmingpool Mosaics. Cassa Lucia, Kerkyra. (2008)
Exhibitions in Germany
since  2010:
Frühlings Fest, Wobkers Hof-Cafe, Melle/Markendorf. (April 2010)
Kulturwerkstatt Buer, Kunstmarkt in Buer. (May 2010 & 2011)
Gröneberg Park, Melle. (June 2010)
`Ein Dorf wird Kunst´. Suttorf. (July 2010)
Ateliereröffnung, Markendorf. (October 2010)
`Kreativer Adventsmarkt`. Orangerie, Gut Ostenwalde. (December 2010)
`Kleiner Melle Kunstmarkt`, Orangerie, Gut Ostenwalde. (May 2011)
Museum für Industriekultur, Osnabrück. (May 2011)
`Kunst im Garten`, Haus Schücking, Sassenberg. (June 2011)
Mitgliedschaften: Seit 2011 „ BBK Osnabrück“

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Kontakt:
Tel. 05427-8019282
49328 Melle / Markendorf
paul@paul-wood.de
www.paul-wood.de