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ARTIST CV

Biography of artist Kate Bell

June, 2020

Group show with fellow artists in residence from Duncan of Jordanstone 2019/2020.

CONTEMPORARY ARTS PRACTICE RESIDENCY EXHIBITION

August, 2020

*IN DISCUSSION*

Screening of latest film 'Little Other' at event in Scotland showcasing writers, thinkers, diplomats, artists and politicians.

September, 2020

*IN DISCUSSION*

Open Studio at Wasps, Perth Creative Exchange. Screening of films, access to private studio space, opportunity to purchase works and for Q&A with artist.

October, 2020

Details to follow.

*IN DISCUSSION*

EXHIBITIONS

MASTERS SHOW | "THE LITTLE OTHER & THE UNFORM" | DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE | AUG 2019

ARTS PRACTICE | MFA STUDIOS | DJCAD | FEB 2019
OIL PAINTINGS | CC GALLERY | DEC 2017 TO MAR 2018
OIL PAINTINGS | IMAGE COLLECTIVE | OCT TO NOV 2017
FILM, ARMATURES AND OILS | ABBEYHILL COLONIES | SEPT 2016
TEXTILE DESIGNS | BRITISH ART SHOW | JAN 2016
ARMATURES AND OILS |ABBEYHILL COLONIES | SEPT 2015
OIL PAINTINGS | WHITESPACE | SEPT 2016
OIL PAINTINGS | WHITESPACE | JULY 2015
EXTERNAL STRUCTURE | BOWDEN BOTHY PROJECT | SEPT 2015
TEXTILE DESIGNS AND OILS | OUT OF THE BLUE | NOV 2015
RESIN WORK | OUT OF THE BLUE | JULY 2014
LES VIGNETTES BOOK | TURN THE PAGE INTERNATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL | MAY 2014
LES VIGNETTES ARTWORKS | KALOPSIA COLLECTIVE | FEB 2014
LES VIGNETTES BOOK | OCTAVO FIKA | JULY 2013
PRINTS AND ARTWORKS | OLD MELROSE | DEC 2013
LES VIGNETTES ARTOWRKS AND PRINTS | NEW DESIGNERS | AUGUST 2012
LES VIGNETTES ARTWORKS, FILM AND PRINTS | DEGREE SHOW | GRAY’S SCHOOL OF ART | JUNE 2012
ARTWORKS, FILM AND PRINTS | PRE DEGREE SHOW | GRAY’S SCHOOL OF ART | 2011

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

THE VISUAL ARTIST & CRAFT MAKERS AWARD | PERTHSHIRE CREATES AND CULTURE PERTH & KINROSS | 2019

YOUNG ARTIST MASTERS AWARD | THE ARTS SOCIETY FIFE | 2019

CONTEMPORARY ARTS PRACTICE RESIDENCY PROGRAMME | DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE | 2019-2020

FUNDING AWARD | MCGLASHAN TRUST | SCOTLAND | 2018

EDUCATIONAL TRUST | SCOTTISH BORDERS COUNCIL | 2018

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE | IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS | EDINBURGH | 2015-2018
RESIDENCY | BOWDEN BOTHY PROJECT | 2016
RESIDENCY | ADVANCED SPARK, IGNITE | 2013
TEXPRINT FINALIST | LONDON | 2012
BRADFORD SOCIETY NOMINEE | BRADFORD | 2012
FIRST PRIZE | ABERDEEN WEAVER'S SOCIETY | 2011
LLOYDS TSB ILLUSTRATION FINALIST | 2010

BACKGROUND

MFA ARTS & HUMANITIES, with DISTINCTION | DUNCAN OF JORDANSTONE | SEP 2019

OIL PAINTING | EDINBURGH | MAY 2018

EDINBURGH SCRIPTWRITING FOR FILM | NEIL ROLLAND | EDINBURGH | DEC 2017

STORYBOARDING FOR FILM AND ANIMATION |  CENTRAL SAINT MARTINS | AUG 2017

VIDEO EDITING FOR FCPX | RACHEL MACLEAN | STILLS | FEB 2016

ARTS AWARD ADVISOR | IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS LTD | DEC 2015

SCULPTURAL CONSTRUCTION IN WOOD | EDINBURGH SCULPTURE WORKSHOP | MAY 2014

INTRO TO METALWORK | EDINBURGH SCULPTURE WORKSHOP | MAR 2014

BA(HONS) TEXTILE AND SURFACE DESIGN, FIRST CLASS | GRAY’S SCHOOL OF ART | JUNE 2012

ADVANCED HIGHER ART AND DESIGN | EARLSTON HIGH SCHOOL | JUNE 2008

LIFE DRAWING | BORDERS COLLEGE | OCT 2007

TEACHING

FREELANCE ARTS TUTORING | WASPS, PERTH | 2014 - ONGOING
PROJECT COORDINATOR, LEAD TUTOR | CRAFT CAFÉ, IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS LTD | THE GRANGE, EDINBURGH | 2014-2018
LEAD TUTOR | IMPACT 66, IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS LTD | THE PRINTWORKS, EDINBURGH | 2014
ASSISTANT TUTOR | GALLERY 37,  IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS LTD | NATIONAL MUSEUM OF SCOTLAND, EDINBURGH | 2012 - 2014
ASSISTANT TUTOR | CREATIVE PATHWAYS, IMPACT ARTS PROJECTS LTD | THE PRINTWORKS, EDINBURGH | 2012-2013
TUTOR TO WORKSHOPS WITH CAHMS, SCOTTISH YOUNG CARERS FESTIVAL, HARMANY EDUCATION TRUST, AND MORE. | EDINBURGH | 2012-2013

ARTIST SKILLS

STOP-MOTION ANIMATION | FILMMAKING
STORYBOARDING | SCRIPTWRITING
PUPPET CREATION | STOP-MOTION ARMATURES

OILS | ACRYLIC | WATERCOLOUR PAINTING
COSTUME, THEATRE & SET DESIGN
CREATIVE WRITING & PROSE ACADEMIC RESEARCH  & WRITING
SOUND MANIPULATION
TEXTILE DESIGN | SCREEN PRINTING | FABRIC DYEING AND MANIPULATION
DIGITAL FABRIC PRINTING & FILE PREP
BOOK BINDING | VARIOUS PRINTMAKING TECHNIQUES | LASERCUTTING
ADOBE PHOTOSHOP/ ILLUSTRATOR/ FLASH
FINAL CUT PRO X | CELTX | DRAGONFRAME | AUDACITY
BOOKWRIGHT | WIX WEBSITE CREATION
MICROSOFT SOFTWARES | CRM SOFTWARE

PUBLICATIONS

THE SCOTSMAN, Jan 2019

"Pictured is Kate Bell, who works with film and puppetry to illustrate challenges of modern society."

THE COURIER, Jan 2019

Photo, WASPS Perth Creative Exchange

PERTHSHIRE ADVERTISER, Jan 2019

Photo, WASPS Perth Creative Exchange

BORDERS TELEGRAPH, Aug 2019

Photo, noted "Kate Bell - recent winner of the Art Society's Young Masters Award"

PEEBLESHIRE NEWS, Aug 2019

Photo noted "Kate Bell - recent winner of the Art Society's Young Masters Award"

NORTH EAST OF NORTH

https://northeastofnorth.com/djcad-masters-show-2019-review-guided-with-touch/

CREATIVE DUNDEE

Mention in: https://creativedundee.com/2019/07/djcad-masters-show-19/

VARIOUS inc: ITV, EVENING EXPRESS, SCOTSMAN, EDINBURGH EVENING NEWS, NEWSPOINT etc

In affiliation and relation to community arts practice works.

AMELIA'S MAGAZINE

http://www.ameliasmagazine.com/art/new-designers-2012-craft-ceramic-glass-and-designer-maker-graduates-part-two/2012/07/21/#.UBEPtY7N7ww

SCOTTISH SERENITY

http://www.flickr.com/photos/scottishserenity/albums/72157630163775472/with/7388126118/

PRESS AND JOURNAL | ABERDEEN | 2012