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Michelle  House

MICHELLE HOUSE CVEducation• 2001/2002 Tower Hamlets College, Digital Fine Art Course• 1989/1992 Goldsmiths College, University of London• 1987/1989 Southampton Institute of Higher EducationQualifications & Training • LOCN Digital Fine Art (Illustrator, Photoshop, Infini-D stills & animation, Premier, Sound Edit 16)• Essex Artists in Education Training Course• Princes Trust Business Course• BA Hons in Textiles• BTEC National Diploma in General Art and Design• Foundation in General Art and DesignAwards• 1999 London Arts Board Grant• 1996 Crafts Council Setting-Up GrantCommissions• December 2000 To design and print large textile work for the boardroom of design consultancy Kysen, London• 1997/98 To design and print two large textile works for South Downs NHS Trust (Hove Polyclinic) • October 1997 To design banners for Canary Wharf Ltd• 1994 Brighton Arts Festival, To design and print 4 large bannersCollections• Logica, Safeways, myhotel Bloomsbury• Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein BankSelected Exhibitions• November 2003 ‘Urban Interiors’, Commonwealth Institute, Kensington, London• September 2003 ‘Decorex International 2003’, The Royal Hospital, Chelsea, London• September 2003 ‘Brixton Open 2003’, The Betty Morton Gallery, Brixton• July 2003‘Urban Art 2003’, Josephine Avenue, Brixton• April – June 2003‘Loose Threads’, Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire• October – November 2002‘Inretrospect’, 62 Group touring show• July 2002‘Byte’, group show of digital work, The Media Centre, London• May – July 2002Solo show, Bankfield Museum, Halifax• January 2002 – January 2003‘Red’ touring show to celebrate the 62 Group’s fortieth anniversary• October 2001SOFA, Navy Pier, Chicago USA• June/July 2001Textile show, Royal Exchange, Manchester• May/July 2001‘Making an Impression’ Bankfield Museum, Halifax• January 2001‘Le Salon’ group show, Belgravia, London• October 2000Crafts Council shop, Chelsea Craft Fair, London• May/August 200062 group exhibition, ‘Out of the Garden’, Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead• May 2000Two-woman show, textiles and photography, Forum Fabricum, Lodz, Poland• February/March 2000Threads – Surface & Texture’, SE1 Gallery, London• Summer 1999’Living with Textiles’ C2+, London• Spring/Summer 199962 group exhibition, ‘On and Off the Wall’ Maidstone, Kent (touring to Edinburgh)• February/April 1999Textile Focus, Contemporary Applied arts, London• February 1999’Commissioning Designers’ C2+, London• September/October 1998‘New Works’ Leeds City Art Gallery, Craft Centre and Design Gallery• April 1998Vital Art 1998, Atlantis Gallery, London• March/August 1998Makers Choice, touring group exhibition (Visual Arts Trust), The Gallery, Telford. Ludlow Assembly Rooms, Ludlow. The Shire Hall Gallery, Stafford. The Gateway and SADA Galleries, Shrewsbury• January 1998Decorative Arts Today, Bonhams, London• December 1997/January 1998Contemporary Textile Show, Bupa House, London (Contemporary Arts Society Projects)• May 1997Two woman show of large scale textiles at Walford Mill Craft Centre, DorsetPublications• January 2002 ‘Red’ Catalogue – 62 Group• September/October 2002, Review of solo show (Bankfield Museum), Crafts Magazine • January/February 1999, ‘Commissions’ – Crafts Magazine • New British Design 1998’, Peta Levi (Mitchell Beazley)• September/October 1997, ‘Lookout’ in Crafts magazine Memberships• Member of Contemporary Applied Arts• Member of 62 Group• Member of Design NationResidencies & Workshops• September – November 2001, ‘Desirable Residencies’ (Essex County Council) John Bunyan Junior School Braintree, Essex• June 2001, Art Week at Holland Harrow School, Four day residency, Holland-on-Sea, Essex• November 2000, ‘There’s an artist in my school’. One day workshop with Herringham Junior School, County Hall, Chelmsford• January/February 2000, ‘Essex Artists in Education’, Ten day residency at Herringham Junior School, Chadwell St Mary, Essex