Karen Marks

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Taking inspiration from the coast, I create abstract sculptural flows. My work is tactile and evokes some of the emotions and feelings experienced when at the coast. I add oxides to porcelain and throw white and coloured clay combined, reshaping the work while damp to convey movement and energy.

Qualifications
BA (Hons) Ceramics

Memberships
Licentiate Member, Society of Designer Craftsmen
West Forest Potters

Recent Exhibitions/Events
2018 Unlikely Perceptions, Old Fire Station Gallery, Henley on Thames
2017 Sea Fever Open Exhibition, Quay Arts Centre, Newport, Isle of Wight
2017 Winter Salon, Rye Creative Centre, East Sussex
2016 South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell, Berkshire
2015 Open Ceramics, Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury
2015 Henley Arts Trail, Waltham St Lawrence, Berkshire
2015 Designer Crafts, Mall Galleries, London
2014 Time and Tide, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham
2014 33@Oxo, Oxo Tower Wharf, London
2013 Launchpad, Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington

Commissions/Residencies
Currently Ceramics Artist in Residence, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell

Karen Marks
Karen Marks
Karen Marks
Karen Marks
Karen Marks
Karen Marks