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Written by Katharine Dowson   
Monday, 22 September 2008 00:00

IN VITRO  Instillation showing in Full House at Aeroplastics Gallery Brussels until 17 May 2014

 

UK Glass Exhibition, Glazenhuis, Belgium

6 April - 19 September 2014
http://www.hetglazenhuis.be/exhibitions

Full House, Aeroplastics Gallery, Brussels
4 April - 17 May 2014
http://www.aeroplastics.net

Fabrica Vitae

A touring exhibition about the fabric of life inspired by Andreas Vesalius
http://www.fabrica-vitae.com/katharine-dowson/

The Institute Of International Research In Glass
Research Fellow
www.katharinedowson.com

STATEMENT

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.


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Friday, 29 August 2008 20:49

1989-92  Royal College of Art  MA Sculpture   Princess of Wales Scholarship

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

AWARDS

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


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