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Greg Palmer, Associate Lecturer Fine Art

Greg Palmer
BA (Hons), MA

Associate Lecturer

Biography

Greg Palmer teaches on all the BA (Hons) Fine Art studio modules.

Greg completed a foundation course at Tameside College in 1979, graduated from Portsmouth Polytechnic with a BA (Hons) Fine Art in 1982, and from Wimbledon School of Art with an MA in Printmaking in 1991.

Further information

Greg has extensive experience of work within the creative industries. 

  • 2001 - A Matter Of, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth.
  • 2003 - Synthetic Truths, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth.
  • 2006 - Celeste Art Prize, Finalist Show, Truman Brewery, London.
  • 2006 - Colectif Anglais ArtResearch, Le Grange, Centre d’Art Contemporain Du Luxembourg/ Belge, Florenville, Belgium.
  • 2008 - Aquire, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth.
  • 2008 - Sunbeams Giving The Air A Kiss (Birds in Contemporary Art). Millais Gallery, Southampton.
  • 2008 - One, Container Gallery, Bristol.
  • 2013 - Playback, Peacock Yard, London.

Collections and awards

  • Work in private collections in this country and abroad.
  • Leicester Schools Collection.
  • 1987 - Rank Xerox printmaking collection.
  • 1990 - Dane Printmaking Prize
  • 1991 - The Julian Trevelyan Memorial Prize.

Selected texts, press, catalogues

  • 2001 - UK01: 'Greg Palmer’s Plastic Forest of Signs'. Text, Graham Coulter Smith.
  • 2003 - 'Synthetic Truths', text, Rosemary Shirley.
  • 2003 - 'Contemporary Magazine' No. 49, preview Sotris Kyriacou.
  • 2003 - 'Wallpaper', Sales Section, edited by Jeroen Bergmans.
  • 2003 - 'The Times', best shows nationwide, Amber Cowans.
  • 2003 - 'Artists Newsletter', Due South, Artists Story.
  • 2008 - 'The Guardian Guide', exhibitions preview.
  • 2006 - 'The Celeste Prize', finalists catalogue.

Residencies

  • 1988 - Two month residency, Duisburg, Germany.

Courses

BA (Hons) Fine Art

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