Amanda Christine Cox
     
     

 

Site Guide:

Intro

Shows

Press and Critiques

Gallery 1: Post BA

Gallery 2: BA Year 3 (Final)

Gallery 3: BA Year 2

Gallery 4: BA Year 1

Gallery 5: Foundation

Gallery 6: Pre Foundation

Technical Notes and Discoveries

History of Site

Biog of Author

CV

Contact The Artist

 

 

Amanda Christine Cox - Contemporary Fine Art Painter

 

CV

 

RECENT LONDON SHOWS
Route 5 group exhibition - Gallery 47, Great Russell Street, August 2006
Music on Canvas - Performance painting at Trinity College of Music, July 2006

RECENT INTERNATIONAL SHOWS
Painting Shakespeare's Words, August 2006 Chicago
Love Across the Ocean, Feb.2006 Chicago

ART AND DESIGN EDUCATION
BA (Hons) Painting, Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts London, 2004 - 2007 (electives in Ceramics)
BTEC Foundation Art and Design, Croydon College, 2003 - 2004
Short courses completed in the arts: Photoshop Skills, Screen Printing, UAL; Life Drawing, East Surrey College; Portraiture and Life Painting, Art Academy

ART IN THE COMMUNITY
Mural painting with children at schools in Orpington and Horsham.
Mural painting at East Surrey Hospital, Redhill

PROFESSIONAL ART AND DESIGN BACKGROUND
Mural painting with art contractors over 5 sites in South East for restaurant chain
Framer/Sales at gallery in Horley, Surrey

EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND AND PREVIOUS TRAINING/
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
Studio and Location Operations in Television Industry from 1995 - 2003. Work Experience in TV and Hospital Radio 1992-1994.
AVID Media Composer 101, VET, Avid approved course completed April 2002
BBC Health and Safety for Studio Cameramen course attended August 1998
HND in Television Programme Operations. Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication, Kent: September 1993 to June 1995. Course included all technical and theoretical aspects of production, studio practice, editing and post production; using industry standard audio and video formats and equipment, both analogue and digital. Also used non-linear edit equipment, notably Lightworks.
BTEC OND in TV and Audio Systems Engineering. Bromley College of Technology. September 1991 to June 1993. Course involved working with audio and video equipment in both analytical and operational disciplines

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
Chartered Institute of Marketing: September 1991.
City & Guilds in Print Journalism: East Surrey College (part time). January 1996.
Educated to A-Level standard: 3 good passes in English, Computer Science and Geography. 6 O-Level Passes. 2 CSES. Gained at Baston School for Girls, Bromley.

OTHER PURSUITS:
As well as painting and associated image-making I like to produce short films, digital music and write short stories and poems (have had some work published in the anthology Off The Wall). I enjoy singing and as well as being a former member of Ladies Barbershop group (Surrey Harmony) I have taken part in Amateur Operatic/Dramatic Productions, including Grimm's Tales (Theatre Workshop Coulsdon), where I also designed some props. I have a bass guitar, which I keep returning to in hope of actually playing it!
More physical activities include rock climbing, ten-pin bowling, swimming, horticulture (grow organic fruit, veg and herbs), and occasional trip to gym. Enthusiastic world traveller: speaks a little French and German. Classic car owner/driver/restorer.

 

 

 

 

 

Experience with me my world as I try to represent it..

and then leave it behind

or live with it

the choice is yours.

 

 


LATEST NEWS

Camberwell Degree Show 2007: The culmination of 4 years hard labour in BA Painting.