About

Hay on Wye. Wales. 2018

 

CV


b. 1995                                   Frimley, Surrey

e: amyleighbird@msn.com

Currently lives and works in London

 

Education:


2018/2019, The University of East Anglia, MA, Creative Entrepreneurship, Norwich, England

2013/2017, The Glasgow School of Art, BA Hons Fine Art Painting & Printmaking, Glasgow, Scotland

2015/2016, Exchange Semester,  Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, Israel

 

Solo Exhibitions:


2019, The Origins of Art’, Anise Gallery, Shad Thames, London

2019, Etching Outside the Studio, West End Centre, Aldershot

2019, ‘The Other Art Fair, Saatchi Art, Kings Cross, London

2019, ‘Perspectives’ Espacio Gallery Shoreditch, London

 

Group Exhibitions:


2018,’ Edinburgh Art Fair’, The Corn Exchange, Edinburgh

2018, ‘Muir is Tir’ (Land and Sea), An Lanntair, Stornaway, Outer Hebrides

2018, ‘Muir is Tir’ (Land and Sea), Tent Galley, Edinburgh

2017, ‘I NOT I’, Christian Boltanski and others, The Apple And The Lust, Temple, Edinburgh

2017, The Glasgow School of Art Degree Show, Tontine Building, Glasgow

2017, ‘Topophilia, An exhibition of 6 artists’, The New Glasgow Society, Glasgow

2016, ‘Serving Suggestion’, The Glue Factory, Glasgow

2015, ‘2 Years Licked’, Grace and Clarke Fyfe Gallery, Glasgow

2014, ‘Life in the Mac’ (GROUP EXHIBITION), Glasgow School of Art

2014, 1st (GROUP EXHIBITION), Glasgow School of Art

 

Awards:


2017, Aon Community Art Award, Selected Artist

 

Residencies:


Artist in Italy-  Awarded through Aon Community Artist, Tuscany, 2018

Muir is Tìr – Land and Sea, Artist Residency, Sail Britain & An Lanntair, 2017

 

Publications:


‘Through an Artist Eyes’- Amy-Leigh Bird- https://www.oceanographicmagazine.com/features/outer-hebrides-artists-eyes/

‘Environmental Therapy in Art & Archeology’- Amy-Leigh Bird- https://barrowmagazine.files.wordpress.com/2018/12/Barrow-Volume-2-edits-finished-version.pdf

‘Interview with Artist Amy-Leigh Bird’- https://www.heapzine.com/home/amy-leigh-bird

Organisations:


Artist at ArtCan: https://www.artcan.org.uk/