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Monday, 07 September 2015 00:00


ART OF SAVING A LIFE Sponsored by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

My latest piece is for 'Art of Saving a Life' sponsored by The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to celebrate the World Health Authorities 40 years of mass immunisation.


See my sculpture in Sir Paul McCartney Video



더 브레인 The Brain

프로젝트대전 2014 Project Daejeon 2014展 2014_1122 ▶ 2015_0208

관람시간 / 10:00am~06:00pm / 금요일_10:00am~09:00pm / 월요일 휴관
대전시립미술관 DAEJEON MUSEUM OF ART 대전시 서구 둔산대로 155 전관 Tel. +82.42.602.3200

Project Daejeon 2014: The Brain  
Daejeon Museum of Art, Daejeon, S.Korea

Nov. 22. 2014 ~ Fer. 8. 2015

Fabrica Vitae

A touring exhibition about the fabric of life inspired by Andreas Vesalius



Katharine Dowson studied sculpture at the Royal College of Art and has exhibited in London, USA, Brazil, Europe and Asia.   Collections include The Wellcome Trust, The Arts Council Collection, Cultura Englesa Brazil, The Ulster Museum, Aberdeen Art Gallery, The institute of Neuroscience Newcastle University and Private Collections.   She was bought by Charles Saatchi and is included in 'Shark Infested Waters, Saatchi Collection of British Art in the 90's.

Katharine Dowson employs various materials including transparents' to define her work.   Juxtaposing the domains of science, art and medicine, Dowson was commissioned to create work for the ground braking shows, 'Spectacular Bodies, A History of Anatomical Art from Leornardo to Now' at the Haywood Gallery London and 'Hear On: Art with the Brain in Mind' at the Science Museum London for the Wellcome Trust.

Last Updated on Friday, 23 January 2015 11:09
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1989-92  Royal College of Art  MA Sculpture   Princess of Wales Scholarship

1985-88  Camberwell School of Art and Crafts BA Fine Art


2013              The Institute Of International Research In Glass Research Fellow

2008-2010    Artist in Residence  Middlesex University London

2004-2005    Artist in Residence Sunderland University

2004-2005    Arts Council England Grant

1999              Gulbenkian Foundation Grant

1991              Granada Foundation Price

Last Updated on Thursday, 23 January 2014 13:21

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