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Karen Pearson

MA in Contemporary Art Practice: Plymouth University.                                   July 2017

First Class Honours in BA Fine Art:  Plymouth University.                                June 2013



'Presence' Residency show                                                                                                          July - August 2018

Graduate residency at Ocean Studios                                                                                         2018

South West Academy of fine and Applied Arts  annual exhibition                                           2017

NEW Ashburton Art Festival Co-Organiser                                                                                 Current

MA Show work: Plymouth Art Weekender 2017: Royal William Yard, Plymouth                    September 2017

MA Graduation Show: Royal William Yard, Plymouth                                                                July 2017

'Being Human’: Art Week Exeter 2017: Spacex Gallery, Exeter                                                May 2017

'Being Human’: Plymouth Art Weekender 2016: Royal William Yard, Plymouth                    September 201                      Presented paper at Land/Water ‘Traffic’ Symposium: Plymouth University                          April 2016

Gallery and Project Space Director for artspace@57: Ashburton                                           2013 -2015

'Convergence’ and Campus: Plymouth Art Weekender 2015: Multi-venue group show        September 2015

NIEIW Art ‘Sound Saturday’                                                                              September 2015

Event organisation: co-founder of art collective.

Salcombe Art Fair                                                                                                                         August 2015 

Selected artist: Convergence’: artspace 101 at Plymouth University                                     January 2015

'Spatial Boundaries’: artspace 101 at Plymouth University                                                     December 2014

NIEIW Ashburton Art Festival                                                                                                      September 2014

Event organisation: co-founder of art collective

‘Walking the Edge’: Yarner Wood and artspace@57                                                                 September 2014

Final exhibition for Artist Residency. Supported by Natural England

'Game of Metaphors’: Art at Yarner trail, Yarner Woods                                                           September 2013

Site responsive group show.  Organiser, curator and participant

Supported by Natural England, East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve

Tropical Lab 2013, Singapore                                                                                                     July – August 2013

LaSalle College of the Arts and Institute for Contemporary Art 2 Gallery, Singapore. 

Selected international residency and show

'A Journey with 40 sticks’: Degree show: Royal William Yard, Plymouth                               June 2013

2013 Ben Hartley Painting Award

'PULP’: R.K.Burt Gallery, London                                                                                                May 2013

‘Entrophy’: Platform, Trerise Gallery, Plymouth                                                                       March 2013

'Assemblage: Narratives in a managed landscape’: Yarner Woods                                       November 2012

Site responsive art event.  Organiser, curator and participant. 

Supported by Natural England.  Thesis subject

TakepArt Art Project: Plymouth City Centre                                                                             November 2012

Pop-up community art project run with three other artists

Supported by Plymouth University and Plymouth City Council

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