B.Heriz, Article in Aspire, Issue 408

Article in Aspire Magazine, Issue 408.  Aspire Certificate Winner, 2015.  Click on image to enlarge.

Contact details

Telephone 01493 602698

Mobile 07818557393

e-mail b.herizsmith@btinternet.com

Address: 145 Southtown Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31 0LA.

Training

1974-77 Ravensbourne College of Art and Design, BA Hons. (2:1)

1973 Goldsmiths College, University of London, Foundation in Art

Award

Creative Contemporary Art Award, Aspire, 2015

Recent Exhibitions

2016 Millenial Muse Blues, Merchant House Gallery, Lowestoft, one-man show

2016 Great Yarmouth 5, Skippings Gallery, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

2016 A Figurative Presence, Mandell’s Gallery, Elm Hill, Norwich

2015  Annual Sculpture Show, Becket’s Chapel, Wymondham

2014  Cley 14, Cley, Norfolk

2014  ‘The Judgement of Paris’ at the Merchant House Gallery, Lowestoft, one-man show.

 

Selected from list of Solo and Group Shows

2013 ‘Bruer Tidman and Bridget Heriz’ at Wymondham Art Centre

2011 ‘Yarmouth Five’, Wymondham Arts Centre (group)

2011 ‘John Kiki and Bridget Heriz’, Mandells Gallery, Norwich

2010 ‘Gaze’, Mandells Gallery, Norwich (3 man show)

2008 ‘Walk On’, The New Cut, Halesworth, Suffolk (solo)

2008 ‘Five’, Out There International Festival, Great Yarmouth (group)

2006-08 Ethna Dillon, Norwich, (4 2-man shows)

2005 Mills & Reeve, Norwich

2004 ‘3-D exhibition’, Lowestoft Warehouse Collective, (four-man)

2003 Chappel Galleries, Essex (solo)

2003 ‘Bearing 090Ç’ ‘Dialogues’, VI International Exhibition, St. Petersburg.

2002-2003 Artworks, Bury St. Edmunds

1993-2002 Suffolk Group, Peter Pears Gallery, Aldeburgh, and elsewhere

2002 ‘3 Dimensions’, Room Upstairs, Christchurch Mansion (solo)

1998 Chilford Sculpture Park, Cambridgeshire (solo)

1996 Cinema Garden, Aldeburgh, Suffolk (solo)

1995 ‘Bearing 090Ç’, La LouviÇre, Belgium and RiihimÉki, Finland

1990-1994 ‘Young Blood’, Ipswich

1992,`86,`81 Halesworth Gallery, Suffolk (three-man)

1991 Bircham Gallery, Norfolk (solo)

1986 ‘Fish, Flesh & Fowl’, Wolsey Gallery, Ipswich Borough Council, (three-man)

Selected from list of Mixed Exhibitions

2016 River Waveney Sculpture Trail, Beccles

2012-15  N20 at the Forum, Norwich

2012 ‘Halesworth Arts Festival’ at The Cut, Halesworth

2012 ‘Rivers and Valleys’, Waveney and Blyth Arts at Craftco, Southwold

2012 ‘Span’, Gt. Yarmouth Arts Festival

2011 ‘Facing Hard Times’, Greyfriars Art Space, Kings Lynn (OOTB Curators)

2011 ‘Littoral’, Chalk Hill Contemporary Art Summer Show, Guildford

2011 ‘Inspirations 2011, New Art from East Anglia’, Jarrolds, Norwich

2011 ‘Have I Got Nudes for You’, Harleston Gallery

2009 Chalk Hill Gallery, Guildford

2009 Sculpture at The Chappel Galleries, Essex

2008 ‘Romance’, Kowalski Gallery, London

2007 Jerwood Drawing Prize 2007, London

2007 ‘Out of the Earth’, outdoor sculpture exhibition, North Walsham

2006 ‘Beyond the Call of Duty’, Town Hall Galleries, Ipswich

2006 Salthouse 06, North Norfolk

2005 Targetfollow, London

2004, `05 ‘Fringe at the Factory’, Norwich Fringe Festival

1997, `05 Bergh Apton Sculpture Trail, Norfolk

2003 ‘10 ans de bouteille’, Quinconce, Belgium (guest)

2000 ‘Roots 66’, Halesworth Gallery Retrospective

1999 ‘This is 1999’, `Room Upstairs’, Christchurch Mansion, IAS

1997,`98 Summer Show, Mercury Gallery, Cork St., London

1997 Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

1997 Piers Feetham Gallery at Hill Lodge, Aldeburgh

1997 Ernst & Young Spring Exhibition, Cambridge

1997 Ainscough Contemporary Art Gallery, London

1993,`85 East Anglian Open, Fermoy Gallery, Kings Lynn

1992,`88 Royal Academy Summer Show, Piccadilly

1989,`82,`79 ‘Sculpture in Anglia’, Corn Exchange, Ipswich Borough Council

1984 London Group, Royal College

Public Commissions

OOCL Monument, Levington, Suffolk, stone

Mother & Child, Cobholm & Lichfield Resource Centre, Great Yarmouth, stone

Dove, St. James Church, Great Yarmouth

Public Collection:

Great Yarmouth Museums Art Collection, NCC

Targetfollow, Norwich

New Hall Art Collection, Murray Edwards College, Cambridge

Ipswich Borough Art Collection

Membership

Norwich 20; DACS

A member of Suffolk Group 1993-2002; Young Blood, 1990-1994; Bearing 090 1994-2005;

Clock House Association of Artists 1982-86

Publications

2011 How Artists See People, Green Pebble, ISBn 978-0-955814730

2008 Artist in Our Midst, Suffolk and Norfolk, Green Pebble, ISBN 978-0-9558147-0-9

2007 Green Pebble, Spring 2007

2004 NOMI, 4/39/2004, St. Petersburg, www.worldart.ruk, ISSN 1650-8697

2003 Dialogues, ManÄge, St. Petersburg, ISBN 5-94400-006-7

1992,’96,’03 Art Collection, New Hall, University of Cambridge, ISBN 0 9507108 4 9

2002 Making the Connection, Artists of Essex & Suffolk, Firstsite and Wolsey Art

Gallery, ISBN 0 948252-13-8

1992 Sphinx 4, London Convivium, ISBN 0953 6582

Television

Participated in ‘Moving Art’ (1991), ‘The Biz’ (2002) and ‘Artefacts’ (2003), Anglia TV

Video

2006 Words and Images, Quill Writing Group and ARC, produced by Mark Sargeant

1995 Bearing 090É, produced by Gary Wornell

Commissioned work

Many commissions have been undertaken since 1979 for private, business and corporate clients, including churches, both indoor and outdoor sculpture, small to life-size figures and other works in bronze or other materials appropriate to purpose.

Education, community art activities and family and school workshops Recent activities include the giant swimming costumes installation for the Great Yarmouth Out There Festival 2012, working with Bui Bolg; Great Yarmouth Arts Festival 2012; collage workshop with pupils from Edward Worlledge Junior School, Great Yarmouth, 2012; 3 days workshops in wire and card construction with members of Thalia Theatre Company, 2011.

Project Delivery

Co-initiated & administered various projects, the latest being the HLF funded and nationally acclaimed Great Yarmouth Cemeteries Project (2013); also Conversations from the Edge, 25 Great Yarmouth Artists (2011), Transitions (Great Yarmouth 2010), ARC Artists Group, Great Yarmouth; Bearing 090É (European Artists Exchange) with `Quinconce’ (Leiston and La Louviere, 1995); and Clock House Artists Association and exhibitions `Sculpture in the Meadow’ (1984), `CHAA 1 and 2′ (1991-2),

Catalogued the life’s work and assisted in ‘Ivor Roberts-Jones Retrospective’, Wolsey Gallery, IBS (1999) ‘Jane Truzzi-Franconi Retrospective’, Wolsey Gallery, IBC (1996). Curated retrospective exhibitions of the work of Peter Frazer Davies (2005) and Audrey Pilkington (2013) at The Cut in Halesworth.