ANN SHAW

Name: Ann Shaw

Nationality: Welsh

Education: Glasgow School of Art

Freelance writer/artist

 

Address: Bridge-of-Allan FK9 4LY Scotland UK

Telephone: 07543 671260

e-mail: annshaw@mac.com

web-site: annshaw.co.uk


Qualifications

B.A. (Hons) Fine Art, Glasgow School of Art, 1997-2001 (Department of Environment Art)

International Exchange Student to The School of The Art Institute, Chicago, 1999- 2000

Slade Summer School, 1998
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi Masterclass, Edinburgh College of Art, July 1996


Membership

Professional member of the Society of Scottish Artists.

Member of Scottish Artists Union, Glasgow Media Access Centre and Transmission gallery.


Internet channel

www.Youtube.com/user/annshaw


Artist residencies

2005 artist residency (three month) Blackhill, Glasgow to work with community and produce an inter-generational film using digital technologies.

Video –“Molendinar Burn” www.youtube.com/user/annshaw?blend=1&ob=5#p/u/0/Ah-XAYQFwpY

2004 “Work in progress”, group artist residency in The Changing Room, Stirling, - interactive digital photography and video project working with members of the public.

Video “Hands” http://www.youtube.com/user/annshaw?blend=23&ob=5#p/u/0/7rUkIq6XUfo


Public Art Project

“You have been spotted,” Police Box, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow – 1997

Video: http://www.youtube.com/profile?gl=GB&hl=en-GB&user=annshaw#p/u/9/qTLN9ZNf1t4


Exhibitions

Solo exhibitions

"Of the Earth" - Dunblane Museum (September 2015)

Photographic exhibition - Dunblane Library (April 2013)

Scion House, Stirling University Innovation Parks (2011)


Group Exhibitions (Invited)

2011-15 - Forth Valley Open Studios - Delta Studios, Larbert; Smith Museum and Art Gallery, Stirling; Macrobert Arts Centre and The Changing Room, Stirling.

2013 - Blipfoto  Creativity Scotland (touring)

2011 - Members show Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

2004 -”Of  Sea and Stars”, Mission Gallery, Swansea.

Videos:“Immersion” and “Seahorses”

2004 - Society of Scottish Artists, Royal Academy, Edinburgh.

2003 - Welsh National Eisteddfod. Video “Immersion”

2003 - Dundee Print Studio “Journeys” - Discovery Point gallery. Digital print.

2003 - Islington People - Digital Art Exhibition, London

2002 - Artworks in Mental Health - British touring exhibition.  Digital print.

2001 - Glasgow School of Art student exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2001 - Glasgow School of Art selected graduate exhibition, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow


Publications

"Paolozzi Revealed" Ann Shaw 2015

“The Children of Craig-y-nos” Ann Shaw and Carole Reeves

Online interview in AN magazine  (July 2011) with Andrew Bryant

www.a-n.co.uk/artists_talking/artists_stories/single/1321348


Television

BBC “One Show” talking about “The Children of Craig-y-nos” ( 17 April 2013)


Additional information

Joint co-coordinator of one day conference on “Art and Technology”, The Changing Room, Stirling. (2005)

Founder member Falkirk Womens Aid

Secretary, West of Scotland Freelance branch of the Ntional Union of Journalists, Depute FOC , Glasgow Herald, member of the NUJ Equality Working Party.

Secretary of both SPOKE and RAGE ( environmental campaigns) in Bridge-of-Allan and Dunblane

Society of Scottish Artists Executive committee ( co-opted member)

Founder member and secretary of Forth Valley Open Studios – 2010.

www.forthvalleyopenstudios.com