ALICE JONES

ARTIST & DESIGNER

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Exhibitions & Awards

Born in 1987, UK. Currently lives and works in Sydney, Australia

Education

2007-2010 University of the West of England, UK
                 BA(Hons)Drawing and Applied Arts: 1st class 

2006-2007 Weymouth College, UK: Art Fnd Studies 
1999-2006 The Sir John Colfox School, Language College, UK

Prizes and Awards 

Emerging Artist Award, selected from the RWA 158 Autumn Exhibition, sponsored by Venue magazine, Bristol, UK 2010
Young artist of the year award awarded by Clarke Willmott, Bristol, UK 2010
Explorer Art Award Recognition for taking part in an International exchange, 2010
Draw Lusy competition winner, Bristol, UK, 2010

Freelance work

2012 Story Cafe, Bridport Arts Centre, Poster illustration
2011-2012 'Slow Dorset', Bradt Travel Guides, 50 illustrations
2011 Private commission

Group Exhibitions

2013
Art in the Park organised by Rotary, Rose Bay, Sydney, Australia

2012
DT//3, Parlour Showrooms, Bristol, UK
PopUp Dorset, St George Church, Portland, UK
1in4, Royal Academy, London, UK (Exhibition with Studio Upstairs)

2011
Venturefest Bristol 2011 (Nov), Bristol and Bath Science Park, UK
The Affordable Art Fair (May), AFF, Bristol, UK
2x2x2, Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset, UK
Hidden Portraits, View Art Gallery, Hotwells Bristol, UK

2010
158 Autumn Exhibition,The Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, UK
Autumn exhibition,Artwave west gallery, Morecomblake, Dorset, UK
Big Draw 2010,Centrespace gallery, Bristol, UK
Collaborative exhibition - Big picture , Poundbury gardens, Dorset, UK
Young artist of the year award , Clarke Willmott, Bristol, UK
International group exhibition/seminar exchange - Conceal: Expose, National Academy of Arts, Bergen, Norway 
My secret, hidden self Locker Project, Bower Ashton, Bristol, UK (solo)
Line of Inquiry, Axminster Arts Cafe, Devon, UK
Postal Project, F Block gallery, Bower Ashton, Bristol, UK

2009
Kirby Simcox solicitors exhibition for solitors clients, Bristol, UK 
Organics 2, 56 Colston St, Bristol, UK
Organics, Old Foyer Gallery, Bower Ashton, Bristol, UK

Projects/Events

2013
Arts Administrator, Studio Upstairs, Bristol, UK (Oct 2012-May 2013)

2012
Art and Craft Workshop leader, The Crafty Hen, Bristol, UK 
Lead Artist, Studio Upstairs, Bristol, UK
Public Art festival steward, Illuminate Bath, Bath, UK

2011
Exhibitions Assistant/Lead researcher, Past, Present and Future, The Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset (April - May)
Photographers Assistant, Spirit of Bridport, Dorset (March)

2010
Lead-Artist Assistant Taunton journeys with Somerset Art Works, UK
Community Project Assistant Making Matters with Somerset Art Works Bridgwater, UK
International Project coordinator (poster) Conceal: Expose Bristol, UK

2009
Art events assistant, Arnolfini Art Gallery, Bristol, UK 
Art teacher assistant, Worle Community School, Weston Super Mare, UK
Art centre assistant, Bristol Zoo, UK 
Clothing Project manager UWE Climbing Bristol, UK 2008

Selected Press releases

'Alice Jones - Art Exhibitions' British Sleep Society Newsletter March 2011
'Sleeping Beauty' Venue Magazine, Bristol Oct 2010
'Successful artist brings her subliminal works to town' Western Gazette
'Grand designs' Dorset Echo Aug 2010
'Sleep inspiration for artist Alice' Bridport News Aug 2010
'UWE Student Named Clarke Willmott Young Artist of the Year' June 2010
'Clarke Willmott launch artist accolade' Clarke Willmott, Bristol June 2010
Bergen exhibition and seminar exchange, Norway Jan 2010
'Line of Enquiry' The Marshwood Vale Magazine 2009
'Alice and Becky get drawn in' Bridport News 2009