About Michael Shaw
INF10, 2008, Inflated PVC, 240 x 110 x 110cm, copyright Michael Shaw
Michael Shaw studied his BA (Hons) Fine Art at Leeds Metropolitan University (1993-96) and completed his PhD in Sculpture at the University of Gloucestershire in 2005.
He has completed many commissions and public projects including a permanent sculpture for Gleeson Homes, Peak District and 'Neon Ice House' - a permanent sculpture for Burghley Sculpture Garden, Sheffield Council Winter Gardens and the V&A Museum.
Solo exhibitions include Leeds City Art Gallery: Palazzo Pretorio, Sala Espositiva, Sansepolcro, Italy: RBS Gallery, London – touring to: Stamford Arts Centre;
Otter Gallery, Chichester; Babylon Gallery, Ely; Hans Price Gallery, Weston-Super-Mare: Alternatives Gallery, Rome; Il Gianicolo, Perugia, Italy; Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton – touring to 20/21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe; MAC,Birmingham and ; Red Gallery, Hull; Clapham Picture House, London; The Study Gallery, Poole & South Hill Arts Centre, Bracknell; Schwartz Gallery, London and Gallery Oldham.
|INF11, inflated pvc, 440 x 440 x220 cm, 2009. Copyright Michael Shaw|
You can find out more about artist Michael Shaw at his website : http://www.michaelshaw.org/
Michael is currently developing a new giant breathing inflatable that will pass from room to room in the City Gallery, Peterborough in September 2013.
He is also pleased to reveal his participation in the Sculpture on the Beach festival in Aarhus Denmark in June 2013.
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