Amy is a contemporary painter currently based in Swansea. Her paintings reach for a raw spirituality; concerned with searching for unity, presence and vitality. Amy’s current solo show ‘Journeys’ includes vibrant paintings that are playful yet meaningful. Including forms and lines found on adventures through South Wales.

 

Selected exhibitions

Now The Hero/Now For More - Habitats #1, National Botanical Gardens, September 2018. Residency and small works on show.

Now The Hero/Now For More - HABITATS #2, Grand Theatre Swansea, September 2018. Mural piece as contemporary response to Frank Brangwyn panels. Shown alongside small Frank Brangwyn prints.

Journeys. A solo show, Beep Painting Biennial, Gallery 211, High Street, Swansea. August 2018. New paintings based on adventures through the South Wales coast, rivers and gardens.

Continuum’s. Divergents Group Show, King Street Gallery, January 2018.

A group of contemporary artists based in Carmarthen.

The Bigger Picture, Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, April 2015.

A comprehensive show of new work by the BBC1 Painting Challenge Artists.

Prizes and Awards

Swansea Open, Glyn Vivian Art Gallery, December 2017.

BBC1 The Big Painting Challenge - 2015 National painting competition, televised Sunday nights BBC1. Finalist. 10 artists visit stunning locations across the country as they complete a series of painting and drawing challenges.

Education

University of Wales Institute, Cardiff —
BA Honours, fine art, 1st class award - 2008

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