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Antonia Spowers

BORN:
Knaresborough ,Yorkshire, England in 1934

LIVES:
Clyro, Powys, Wales

EDUCATION:
Antonia began her art education by Painting in Paris with Andre Lhote and Souverbie in 1950 and she learnt Sculpture in Florence with Giunio Gatti in 1951. In 1979-82 she learnt Sculpture and jewellery skills in Adult Education in Camberley, Surrey followed by Welding for artists at Westminster College, London, in 1996.

AWARDS:
2007 Lead artist The Standing Stones of Cwmbran
2001 Bursary to develop new work, Arts Council of Wales.
2001 Career development grant from Arts Council Wales to attend Language of Water Conference in Bath.
1997 Certificate for Outstanding Contribution to Clwdian Range Area of ONB.

MEDIUMS USED IN WORK:
Her work ranges over a wide variety of materials: Wood, Glass, Paper, Pencil Shavings, Stainless Steel, Rubber, Acrylic, Bronze, Copper, Cord, Perspex, Brass,

SUBJECTS OF WORK:
Antonia Spowers' late work has concentrated on water, its structure, conduct, modified states and numerous affiliations. She has likewise been keen on investigating subjects of disengagement and removal, which have created thoughts of progression and association and an enthusiasm for layers underneath the surface, deciding another bearing for Spowers work. Her work has an accentuation on environment and maintainability. In the past she has made sun powered controlled, self-flowing water forms and has utilized reused and re-usable materials in mix with new innovations.

EXHIBITIONS:
Many solo and group exhibitions including:
Brecknock Museum, Brecon
Brick Lane Gallery
Llantarnam Arts Centre
London Art Fair
Mid Wales Arts Centre Open
National Botanic Garden of Wales
Newport Museum and Gallery
Newport Museum and Gallery with Bill Swan
Pump House Gallery, Battersea Park.
Red House Museum, Christchurch
Somerset House
Tabernacle Gallery, MOMA Wales
The Tabernacle Gallery
Washington Gallery

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