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My Biography - Personal Details: Sara Dudman RWA (b. 1964, UK) Works in Somerset

 
 
 

Education:

De Montfort University, Leicester, Master of Arts, 1997
Loughborough College of Art and Design, Bachelor of Arts, 1987
Braintree College of Arts and Technology, Foundation Course in Art and Design, 1984

   
 

Selected Exhibitions:

 

   
 

2011 – 2017

ARTROOMS 2017, represented by National Open Art Competition, London
‘The Natural Eye’ Society of Wildlife Artists Exhibition 2016’, Mall Gallery, London
‘New Territories’, The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre, Taunton 2016
164th RWA Open, Bristol 2016
‘Momentum and Walking’, Stroud Museum in the Park, Gloucestershire 2016
‘RWA@The Atkinson’, The Atkinson Gallery, Millfield 2016
Thelma Hulbert Open 2016, Honiton
Bath Society of Artists 111th Open Exhibition, Victoria Art Gallery, Bath 2016
Black Swan Open 2015, Frome 
Affordable Art Fair Battersea 2015 + 2016, represented by One Church Street
Contemporary Watercolour Competition 2015 + 2016, RWS, Bankside Gallery, London
Academician Candidates 2015 Exhibition, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol 2015
Quartz Festival 2012-2015, Taunton
SPAEDA Associates’, Great Bow Wharf, Langport 2015
H.I.V.E. 2015, Harrogate, represented by National Open Art Exhibition
'Selected Gallery Artists' Summer Exhibition 2015, One Church Street Gallery
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2015
Drawn 2015, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Painting Now 2014, One Church Street Gallery
National Open Art Exhibition 2014, Somerset House, London + Pallant House Gallery, Chichester
The Jerwood Drawing Prize 2014, London, National Tour until June 2015
Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2014, London, Guildford
The Evolver Prize 2014, Atkinson Gallery
ArtWorks Open 2014, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London
The Open West 2013, Newark Park and Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum
Artwave West Summer Exhibition 2013, Dorset
In Bloom 2013, Red Earth Gallery, Bickleigh
Fringe Arts Bath Open 2013, Bath
Drawn 2013, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
resOlutions 2013, The Musgrove Gallery, Taunton
Reigning Cats and Dogs 2013, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Drawing Breath 2012, Langport
Skills Unearthed 2012, Blackdown Hills, Devon
Lutyens Gallery 2012, Hestercombe, Somerset
Inna Space 2011, The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre
Crescent Contemporary 2011, Taunton
South West Academy Open 2011, Exeter
Fading Light 2011, Somerset
158 Autumn Open Exhibition 2011, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol

   
 

Selected Collaborative Exhibitions with artist Debbie Locke RWA

     
 







164th RWA Open, Bristol 2016
Evolver 2015, Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Devon
Mostyn Open 19, 2015 Llandudno, Wales
Black Swan Open 2014 + 2015, Frome
Painting Now 2014, One Church Street Gallery
RWA Open 2014, Bristol
Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2014, 2013, London, Guildford
A2 Gallery 2014, Wells
Thelma Hulbert Open 2014 + 2016 Honiton
Millfield Summer Show 2014, 2013 The Atkinson Gallery
John Singer Sargent Open 2014 + 2016, Broadway Arts Festival
ArtGemini Prize 2013, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London
Slice 2013, Hanmi Gallery, London

   
 

Awards / Residencies / Solo Exhibitions

     
 







Sara Dudman and Debbie Locke: Collaborative Works’ 2016, Black Swan Arts, Frome
Sara Dudman and Debbie Locke: Collaborative Works’ 2016, RWA, Bristol
Flock Together 2015, Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Devon, solo exhibition of collaborative works by Sara Dudman and Debbie Locke RWA
Allenheads Contemporary Arts artist residency May 2015
Flock Together 2015, A2 Gallery, Wells, solo exhibition of collaborative works by Sara Dudman and Debbie Locke RWA
Black Swan Open 2014, Frome (solo show 2016 prize-winner in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA)
REAL SOMERSET, A2 Gallery 2014, Wells (First Prize-winner in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA)
Thelma Hulbert Open 2014, Honiton (First Prize-Winner in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA )
Millfield Summer Show 2013, The Atkinson Gallery (prize-winner in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA)
Brisons Veor artist Residency 2014, Cape Cornwall
John Singer Sargent Open 2014, Broadway Arts Festival (Main Prize-winner in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA)
Drawn Collaborative artists residency (with Debbie Locke RWA) 2013 + 2015, RWA, Bristol
The Open West 2013 Workshops, Newark Park, August 2013 (in collaboration with Debbie Locke RWA)
Welcome Sight, Solo exhibition, Regal Theatre, Minehead, Somerset 2012
Walking Meditation, The Bomb Shelter, Beer, Devon, 2010

   
 

Collaborative practice with Debbie Locke RWA:

Gallery Representation:

Working in collaboration with artist Debbie Locke. See collaborative website www.dudmanandlocke.com for more details.

One Church Street Gallery, Great Missenden

   
 

Memberships



Academician, Royal West of England Academy
Blackdown Hills Artist and Makers (BHAAM) Secretary
National Society for Education in Art and Design

   
 

Education and Curatorial Practice

     
 

2015 - present:

Art education trainer and consultant, SPAEDA, Somerset

 

 

 

2013 - present:

Associate Lecturer in Art and Design Education, Creative Education

   
 

2013 - present:

Access Art 40 Artist Educators (selected artist educator)

   
 

2011 - 2013:

Visiting Lecturer, Exeter University and UWE, Bristol

   
 

2012 - 2015:

Curator, Musgrove Park Hospital and Quartz Arts Festival, Taunton

   
 

2010 - present:

Exhibitions interpretation and education specialist, including
- Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter 2011 - 2015
- Anthony Gormley's 'Field for the British Isles' at Barrington Court, Somerset 2012

   
 

2010 - present:

Arts Award Advisor for Gold, Silver and Bronze

   
 

2009 - present:

Artist in Residence working with schools and teachers across the South West of England

   
 

2000 - 2009:

Full time Head of Art at secondary schools in the South West of England

   
 

1997 - 2000:

Subject Leader: PGCE Art and Design (secondary), UWE, Bristol

   
 

Publications:

Making Art 16+, 2012, Devon and Cornwall County Councils

   
 

© 2012 sara dudman