After relocating from Cornwall where she regularly exhibited her paintings and drawings Anne Reeves now works from her studio in Westonzoyland in the Somerset Levels. She has a wide-ranging artistic practice with most of her inspiration coming directly or indirectly from walking on the Levels and along the coastline. She also created the Pebble Project (pickupapebble) in 2010 and made Forty-nine Walks around Bridgwater Bay 2014/15. Her recent work has been shown at the Langport and Somerton Summer Festivals, at Black Swan Arts in Frome, The Willow and Wetland Centre at Stoke St Gregory, Bridgwater Arts Centre, Huntstile Organic Farm, Shaftesbury and Ilminster Arts Centres. She is a member of Somerset Art Works taking part in the annual Open Studios event.

 

CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
2011    Printmaking with Peter Wray
2010    Drawing with Mark Spray
2009    Work experience with Land Artist Chris Drury, Wheal Prosper, Cornwall.
2009    Work experience with painter Jillian Eldridge at studio in Rye, East Sussex;
and at Summer School in Newenden, Kent.
2007-2010  FdA Fine Art Practice, Cornwall College Camborne (passed with
Distinction).
2005-2006   Access to Art and Design, Cornwall College, Camborne.
2002           Early retirement from academic career in Landscape Archaeology.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2013    The October Exhibition at The Potting Shed Café, Langport.
2012     Open Studios, Cornwall
2010     Paintings shown at the Teapot Deli Café, Piece, Redruth.
2009-2011   Paintings on loan to Shepherd Building at Duchy College,
Camborne, and The Learning Centre at Cornwall College, Camborne.
2009    Open Day Exhibition of paintings at Duchy College, Camborne.
2008     ‘Seen and Herd’ exhibition of paintings and drawings of cattle at
Helston Museum, coinciding with the Annual Fatstock Show.
2008    Paintings shown at the Organic Farm Shop and Restaurant at Four Lanes.
2008    Open Studios, Cornwall – annual event organised by Creative Skills.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 Parish Rooms, Somerton Music and Arts Festival
2015 All Saints Church, Langport Festival
2013   The Potting Shed Café, Langport Festival, Somerset
2013   Bridgwater Arts Centre Spring Exhibition
2012   BridgwaterArts Centre Christmas Exhibition.
2012  Annual Arts and Crafts Exhibition, St Pauls Church, Chacewater.
2012  Anonymous, Pydar Gallery, Truro, Cornwall.
2011-12 St Ives Arts Society Christmas Exhibition
2011    StudioFourSeven, Redruth.
2011    St Ives Society of Artists Spring Exhibition.
2010-11 St.Ives Arts Society Christmas  Exhibition.
2009    St Ives Society of Artists September Open Exhibition.
2008    St Ives Society of Artists September Open Exhibition.

 

PROJECTS
2009-2010     Pebble Project - interactive web based project involving walkers on the South West Coast Path (www.pickupapebble.co.uk)
2013-2014 Forty-nine Walks Around Bridgwater Bay