Tara Lewis 

taralewis818@yahoo.com

Fine Artist 07506933350

 

Education

1996- Governor's School for the Arts, Greenville, SC, USA

1998-2001- University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC, USA

2001-2003- Clemson University, Clemson, SC, USA- BA (Hons) English Literature

2010-2012- University of Chester, Chester, England- Postgraduate Certificate Art Therapy

Winter 2014- Icon writing masterclass, Father Reagan O'Callaghan, Lydbury North, England

2017- LARA (London Aterlier of Representational Art)- Teresa Oaxaca Masterclass (alla prima portrature)

2017- WAA (Welsh Academy of Art)- Teresa Oaxaca Masterclass (still life in oils)

2017- WAA (Welsh Academy of Art)- module, charcoal figure drawing

2018- WAA (Welsh Academy of Art)- Ben Benske Masterclass (impressionist still life and portrait in oils)

2018- WAA (Welsh Academy of Art)- Teresa Oaxaca Masterclass (extended half-figure portrait with still life elements)

2019- WAA (Welsh Academy of Art)- Ben Fenske Masterclass (still life outdoors)

 

Exhibitions

August 2009- Castle Artists Summer Group Exhibition, Bishops Castle, England

August 2009- 'In Summer,' solo exhibition, Sparc, Bishop's Castle, England

November 2009- Castle Artists Winter Group Exhibition, Bishops Castle, England

May 2010- Art House Co-op Scavenger Project Exhibition, Brooklyn Art Library, NY, USA

June 2010- Art House Co-op Scavenger Project Exhibition, Space Atelier, Seattle WA, USA

July 2010- South Shropshire Arts Festival, Church Stretton, England

November 2010- Castle Artists Autumn GroupExhibition, Bishops Castle, England

December 2010- #twitterartexhibition, Moss, Norway

November-December 2017- 'The Somnambulist,' Shropshire Open, Gallery3, Shrewsbury, England

February 2018- Bishop's Castle Art Festival, Bishop's Castle, England

June 2018- Bishop's Castle Open Studios, Bank House, Bishop's Castle, England

June 2019- Bishop's Castle Open Studios, Bank House, Bishop's Castle, England

August 2019- Holly Bush Emerging Woman Painter Prize 2019 finalist, Hampstead, London, England

 

Publications

November 2009- 'Wisdom,' Art Co-op Scavenger Project

 

Commissions

2007- Family portrait with dog, Powys, Wales

August 2009- 'Rooster,' England

September 2009- 'Wedding Portrait,' SC, USA

October 2009- 'Sugar, Cody, and Ziggy,' pet portrait, SC, USA

2011- 'The Twins,' portrait, GA, USA

January 2010- 'Cowgirl Boots' triptych, TX, USA

March 2010- 'Pepper Ann,' pet portrait, SC, USA

Summer 2011- 'PJ,' horse triptych, TX, USA

Winter 2011- 'Cheers,' Cinnaminson, NJ, USA

January 2017- David Bowie icon, England

November 2018- The pub, Washington DC/ Oxford, England

January 2019- Battleship, London, England

March 2019- The Hunters, Bishop's Castle, Shropshire, England

 

Teaching

Feb. 2018- Life Drawing, Sparc Theatre, Bishop's Castle, England

July 2018- Life Drawing, Sparc Theatre, Bishop's Castle, England

November 2019- Life Drawing, Sparc Theatre, Bishop's Castle, England

 

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