Peter Bodenham

Ceramicist

Curriculum Vitae

Peter Bodenham – Visual Artist

Exhibitions

2014 Jan – March, ‘Aur’ ‘Gold’, Craft in the Bay, Cardiff Wales.
2013 Dec, Oriel Myrddin, Hearth & Home, Carmarthen, Wales.
2012 Jan – March, Earth, Ruthin Crafts Center, Ruthin, Wales.
2011 August National Eisteddfod, Wrexham, Wales.
2010 Jan – Gathered World group show Aberystwyth Arts Centre.
2009 Nov Art & Utility – curator and exhibitor, Henry Thomas Gallery Carmarthen.
2009 National Eisteddfod, Bala Wales
2008 November – Transitar – Figueres Spain
2007 National Eisteddfod, Wales
2007 Jerwood Drawing Prize UK touring exhibition
17.3.07 Ointment / Cardiff Art in Time, Scratch, durational action.
06 – 07 Suit Project, Cywaith Cymru – Good Ideas Residency.
06 – 07 www.walk-with-me.co.uk – Supported by the Arts Council of Wales
11.6.05 Eli / Ointment Presili Hills action
4.6.05 Eli / Ointment St.Thomas Hall, St. Dogmaels
30.5.05 Eli / Ointment National Botanic Gardens of Wales
9.2.05 / 2.3.05 Marcheurs des Bois, Quebec /Wales exchange project (Funded by Wales International)
10.7.04/ 15.9.04 GSK gallery, London
13.5.04 West Wales Centre for Arts & Crafts, St.Clears, Carmarthen
19.4./4.5.03 Crwydro, ointment, Canadian (Boreal), Welsh exchange project.
03/04 Fine to Function – Llantarnam Grange Art Centre, 2003 2004, touring exhibition.
28.12.02 2MPH – Return Journey, Clynfyw Countryside Centre, Pembrokeshire
1.10.02 Experimentica 02 Chapter Arts, Cardiff.
29.9.02 Night walking Festival, ResCen, Queens Elizabeth Hall, London.
7.10.94 Live Art @ Clynfyw – group event – Cardigan
29.3.95 Ointment – Live arts in West Wales – Cardigan
7.1.94.1 Henry Thomas Gallery – Staff Show
29.3.96 Henry Thomas Gallery – Staff Show
7.10.94 M.A Fine Art Show – Cardiff
4.6.94 Fresh Art, Islington, London – Group show
18.7.92 Aberystwyth Museum, Wales – Installation
2.3.93 Visions of Craft Crafts Council Group show
18.7.92 West Wales Art Centre, Fishguard, Wales Group show
5.3.92 Talent Bours Handweik, Munich Germany Group Show
5.6.91 The Crafts Council, Waterloo Place, Works from the collection
2.9.91 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh Two man Show
6.9.90 Sculpture court, Edinburgh College, British Ceramics
14.6.90 Aberystwyth Arts Centre Wales Collective show Artists in Wales
5.4.90 Michaelson & Orient Portobello Road London One man show
30.5.06 Theatre Mwldan Cardigan Wales One man show

Current Employment

Senior Lecturer, BA Hons Fine Art, Bath Spa University
External Examiner Uni Wales Hereford College of Art – BA Fine Art
One of four Directors of the International Ceramics Festival Aberystwyth.

Previous Employment

Aberystwyth University school of Education and Lifelong learning.
UWIC – Cardiff.
15.6.03 -30.7.03 Project manager for Sculpture trail at Clynfyw Country Side Centre.
10.5.03 – External Examiner at the Royal College of Art , London
2002 – BA Art & Design Course leader at the West Wales School of the Arts, Carmarthen.
1994 – 2001 Contextual Studies Co-ordinator – Lecturer in History, Theory, Philosophy of Art & Design.
5.6.90 -1993 – P/T Exhibition Design & Construction
1.9.88 – 7.989 – P/T visual Studies tutor – C.C.T.A Carmarthen
1.9.87 – 1994 – Self employed artist affiliated to Anatol Orient Gallery London

Qualifications

BA-Hons Ceramics & 3D Design, 2-1, Camberwell School of Arts 1984-87
MA.Fine Art & Critical Studies, Cardiff Institute 1992-94
NARS beach lifeguard

Critical Writing in publications

Ceramics Review – Sep / Oct 2006 – Feature on Conor wilson
Ceramics Review – March / April 2001 – Ceramics and Philosophical Aesthetics
Ruthin Craft Centre – Contributor to catalogue for Modus Operandi Feb 2003
Ceramics Review – July / August 2003 – Feature Duncan Ayscough
a-n Magazine – (Artist News Letter) – Sep 2003 Explorations review.

Commercial design

Book Jacket design, the tower Parthian books.2003
Book jacket design and illustrations Rhiannon Parthian books 2007