Pete Sherrard

2012: March. Where Sport Becomes Art, Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.

2012: March. Affordable Art Fair, Battersea,  London.

2011: December. Gofigurative show, Fox Williams LLP, London.

2011: November. Guildhall Art Gallery. London. Founder's Sculpture Prize.

2011: October. Affordable Arts Fair, Hampstead, London.

2011: September.Art at the Edge Exhibition Heathrow airport.

2011: July. England Paralympic Training Camp, Bath.

2011: June, London. Chelse Arts Society Annual Open.

2011: May, London, Store street Gallery. "Figure it out" show.

2011: May, London, Society of Portrait Sculptors "Face" Show

2010: September, London, Gofigurative Real Broadgate show.

2010: August, London. Gofigurative Hampstead show.

2010: July. The Art Academy, London. 10 Year aniversary show.

2010: June. Chelsea Art Society Annual Open Exhibition. London.

2010: May. West End, London. Rebecca Hossack Gallery "Tolfa" show.

2010: March. Chelsea, London. Gofigurative show "Real".

2009: The Art Academy, London. Diploma Graduation Show.

2008: The Art Academy, London. Group Show.

2008: Art in Action, Oxford.

2007: Art in Action, Oxford

Biography

Exhibitions:

Education:

2007-2009  The Art Academy, London. Diploma in Fine Art

 

2003-ongoing The Open University. Degree in Natural Science

 

2000 London Academy of Performing Arts. Post Graduate Diploma in Classical Acting

 

1987-1989 Higher National diploma Photography Film and Television.

 

1984-1986 Eastbourne college of art and design. Diploma in art and design.

 

After initially studying fine art, Pete spent twenty years working as a photographer before travelling around the world and working with primates in various animal sanctuaries. Then, in 2007, he decided that he wanted to make a return to his artistic roots, so completed an arts diploma, graduating 2009 as a sculptor.

Working in clay and plasticine then casting in resins mixed with various media from wood ash to rice, Sherrard produces figurative pieces that explore and question the basic, raw animal nature of people.

awards & Competitions:

2011: Winner: Art at the edge. Olympic Sculpture competition.

2011: Finalist: Founders Sculpture prize.

2010: Winner: Chelsea Art Society Anual Award for Sculpture.

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