About Emily Campbell Artist

Qualifications

1991 – 1992                                             MA Alternative Media                                                           Chelsea School of Art, London.

1988 – 1991                                             B.A Hons (1st Class) Fine Art                                          Camberwell School of Art, London.

1987 – 1988                                             Art Foundation                                                                                          Norwich School of Art.

 

Current and Recent Work Experience

1993 – 2015

                                                     Lecturer in Fine Art, Staffordshire University.

Experience in:

  • BA and MA tutor – all levels.
  • Studio Practice.
  • Interview and assessment.
  • Module Manager Professional Practice.
  • Module Manager Site Specific Study.
  • Tutorials, seminars and group critiques.
  • Course development.
  • Written and verbal feedback.

 

                                                     

2003 – 2004                           Arts for Health Coordinator, North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

Experience in:

  • Writing strategy.
  • Setting up and managing projects.
  • Fund raising.
  • Curating exhibitions and events.
  • Presenting arts and health policies.
  • Organising conferences.

                                                     

1997 – 2002                           Partner, Letting in the Light, in Stoke on Trent. Set up and run Socially Engaged Arts Group.

Experience in:

  • Creative activities with different communities, including youth, probation and special needs.
  • Setting up and managing projects.
  • Fund raising.
  • Creative consultancy.

Full clean driving license.

Proficient in Photoshop, Word and Power Point.

Photography.

Design and Illustration.

 

Public Art Commissions

2016

  • Whisby Natural World Play Area –Commissioned to create imagery for walls and Floor for indoor play area, incorporating elements of the local area.
  • Bristol Zoo – Commissioned to create walls and floor with jungle imagery for a new party room.

 

2015

  • Stafford Hospital – Lead Artist for Stafford Hospital A and E Children’s Ward, working in Schools to create collages with local school children that were incorporated into the final large scale images.
  • Dentists Waiting Room – Private commission to create large scale artworks for walls and ceiling in the waiting and procedure rooms.

 

2014

  • Milton Children’s Hospice, Cambridge – Commissioned to work with families and staff to create a large wall piece for the entrance to the Hospice.
  • Cambridge Crematorium – Commissioned to create large canvas artworks for the waiting area.

2013

  • University Technical College, Cambridge – Commissioned to work with scientists and local students to create public artwork for the new build.

2012

  • Cambridge and Peterborough Mental Health NHS – Lead Artist – created a series of Light Boxes for refurbished Dementia Ward.
  • Edinburgh Sick Kids Hospital – Working with staff and patients to created 2 large light boxes for the entrance to the Hospital

2011

  • University of North Staffordshire Lead artist for new build Children’s Ward’s.
  • BSF project Dandelion Public Art Commission for Kings School Wolverhampton.
  • Blackburn New NHS Build – Major glazing commission for front of new Health Centre.

2010

  • Manchester Children’s Hospital, A series of images and installations for Ward 78.
  • Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Accident and Emergency Dept – Lead artist for proposed artworks in new build A and E
  • Imagining Glossop. Glossop Primary Care New Build, Glossop.
  • Imagining Bury. Bury NHS. Large scale vinyl artworks for new Health Care Development, Bury.

2009

  • Milton Keynes Dreaming. Working with community to create a 60 x 20 ft floor piece for exhibition at Young People’s Music Festival, Milton Keynes.
  • Imagining Plymouth. Photographic Commission for Plymouth Accident and Emergency Department.

2008

  • Visions of Hartlepool. Hartlepool Police Station, Hartlepool.
  • Lead Artist for Haywood Hospital. To engage with the hospital community, and commission local art students to create a body of work that documents and ‘remembers’ the Haywood Hospital.
  • Magic Perry Common. Dove Health Centre, Birmingham.
  • From Lozell’s with Love and Respect. Lozell’s Health Centre Birmingham.

2007

  • Views from Greenridge. Greenridge Health Centre, Birmingham.
  • Visions of Home. Summerfield Health Centre, Birmingham.
  • Views from Westheath, Westheath Health Centre, Birmingham.
  • Lead Artist for Reflective Space. A Kings Fund initiative for Harplands Hospital Stoke on Trent.

2006

  • Lead Artist LIFT. Engaging with design teams, PCT’s, and local communities to create proposals for public artworks in five new build health centres in Birmingham.
  • Visions of You. Research Action Project in Stourport on Severn with pro/POSIT.

2005

  • Love Ties. A Major Permanent Public Art Work, for Hanley Park Stoke on Trent.
  • The Medicine. A Digital Imaging Commission for Creative Remedies Arts and Health Website.
  • Love Ties 2. A Creative Partnerships project ‘Hearts on Fire’ digital project for Birches Head High School, Stoke on Trent.
  • How Does Your Garden Grow?. Summerbank Primary School, Stoke on Trent.
  • Beyond My Bricks and Mortar. Archbishop Grimshaw School Birmingham.
  • The Wall that Wished it Wasn’t There. A consultation commission for the Haywood Hospital, Stoke on Trent.

Exhibitions

2009

  • Shire Hall Gallery 2110.       Invited group exhibition Visual Illusions Shire Hall Gallery Stafford.

2008

  • Without you I am Lost… Invited digital media exhibition at The University of Valencia, Spain.
  • The Blue Butterfly…Solo exhibition at The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke on Trent.
  • Mosquito Night. Collaboration with performer Christine Watkins and scientist Angela Priestman at Herefordshire Courtyard Gallery.

2004

  • Creature Carpet.       Selected exhibition Folly Gallery, Lancaster.

2003

  • The Real Kitchen…Selected site-specific commission for exhibition ‘Cultivate’ Birmingham.

2002

  • Recollections. Selected site-specific exhibition St Giles the Abbott Church, Cheadle.                  

 

Consultancy and Training

2009 – 2010 –      Guest Lecturer for Birmingham School of Art MA Arts and Health programme.

2008 –                      Exhibition selection for Potteries Museum and Art Gallery Open Exhibition.

2007 –                      Public Art Training Lead speaker for a Public Art Training event, Creative Interventions.

2003 –                      Design for ‘Sundance Visual Arts’ (A Commercial Audio Visual Company) created logo and name and have since had active role in advising on visual ideas.

2001-2003 –        Advisor for West Midlands Arts duties included: Writing reports about the region’s arts activities, the Local Education Authority on the Ikon Gallery’s Education Programme, advising on applications for funding.

2002 –                      Consulted on the development of Keele University Undergraduate Degree path in ‘Media, Communications and Culture’

 

Reviews, Press and Web links

2012 – Staffordshire Life Interview – See The World in a different Light – Jackie Gregory, August 2012

2010 – John Woodhouse Interview – Nature is Child’s Play for Emily, The Sentinel Saturday 09 October.

2009 Author Unknown. Emergency department at Derriford Hospital, Zest, Improving the Health Care Environment. http://www.zestarts.org.uk/pages/27

2008Steve Bould. Floored – The Sentinel

2008Christine Watkins. Mosquito Night Images. Mosquito Night.

http://www.mosquitonight.info/

2008 – Mark Penfold. Supersize Design – Computer Arts

2008 – David Williams. Showcase Hartlepool Police Station – Commissions North.

http://www.commissionsnorth.org/showcase/artist/293

2006 – Duncan Robertson. Generations Combine in War Sacrifice Tribute, The Sentinel Newspaper.

2006 – Author Unknown. The Power of Art. A Working Partnership, Learning from the LIFT Experience.

2005Gabriel Gregory. Letters of Love Which Tie a Community Together. The Sentinel Arts Review.

2005Author Unknown. Love Ties Launch. Creative Stoke. http://www.creativestoke.org.uk/parklove.html

2004Nick Coligan. Public Art Has designs on Lifting City’s Cultural Image. The Sentinel Newspaper

1992 – James Hall. SCULPTURE / Making chaos out of order: James Hall reflects on ‘Natural Order’ at the Tate Gallery, Liverpool, and unnatural selection at the Whitechapel Open. The Independent Newspaper.

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