Emma Rodgers - CV

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Emma Rodgers studied for both her B.A. Hons and M.A. at Wolverhampton University . Since graduating she has exhibited worldwide, including the Victoria & Albert Museum, Stricoff Fine Art N.Y., Lineart –Ghent , Cork Street, Royal Academy of Art, Collect at The Saatchi, S.O.F.A. Chicago and New York, Wei Ling Gallery Kuala Lumpur, Art Paris at the Grande Palais Paris and most recently the Alice Mogabgab Gallery, Beirut, Curated by Luc Jacquet writer and director of March Of the Penguins. She has also been featured in a documentary dedicated to her work on the Sky Arts Channel and is currently working with Marvel films. Rodgers was involved with The Craft Councils Firing Up Project, working with a range of schools in the North West. National Museums and Galleries have purchased Rodgers work as part of their collection. She has received acclaim for her energy and dynamic approach to her work. She was recently featured in Best of British , Singapore on which she won National Critics Choice.

Personal Details

Date of Birth 6th July 1974
Contact info@emmarodgers.co.uk

Qualifications

1996 - 1998 Wolverhampton University, Masters degree, art & design
1993 - 1996 Wolverhampton University, BA Hons Art & Design
1992 - 1993 Wirral Metropolitan College, Foundation art & design
1990 - 1991 Wirral Metropolitan College, BTec 1st Dip in Art

Selected Exhibitions

2011
Collect Saatchi represented by the Bluecoat Display Centre
International Ceramics Festival Aberystwyth Arts Centre Demonstrator
Emma Rodgers Solo Van Bael Arts Brussles
Emma Rodgers in The Window Bluecoat Display Centre

2010
Collect Saatchi represented by Bluecoat Display Centre
Emma Rodgers Sketch to Sculpture (solo) Walker Art Gallery (National Museums and Galleries)
The Rise Of Women Artists National Museums and Galleries Emma Rodgers (solo) Stricoff Fine Art N.Y.

2009
Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
Solo exhibition, Chelsea Art Club

2008
Collect, represented by Bluecoat Display Centre
Solo exhibition, Imagine Gallery, Sudbury
Liverpool Art Prize

2007
Solo exhibition, Stricoff Fine Art, New York
Palmbeach 3, represented by William Zimmer Gallery

2006
SOFA, New York, represented by William Zimmer Gallery
Solo exhibition, Bluecoat Display centre, Liverpool

2005
Solo exhibition, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
SOFA, Chicago, represented by Bluecoat Display Centre
Solo exhibition, Ropewalk Galery, Barton on Humber

2004
Collect, represented by Bluecoat Display Centre
Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Arndean Gallery, Cork Street
SOFA, Chicago, represented by Bluecoat Display Centre

2003
Awards, Liverpool Food and Drink Festival
Solo exhibition, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

2002
Fired Earth – Emma Rodgers, Artworld Channel, Sky
Ropewalks Gallery, Barton on Humber
Solo exhibition, Marshall Arts Gallery, Devon Gallery 52, Derbyshire

2001
The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
Kunstkring Spijker, Belgium
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Museum of the Southwest, Texas, USA
Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool

2000
Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
Williamson Art Gallery, Wirral
Raku, Rufford Craft centre
Cecelia Coleman Gallery, London
Bluecoat Display centre, Liverpool

1999
Lineart, Ghent Belgium
Art in Clay, Farnham
Catacombines, Ostend, Brussels
Bruton Street Gallery, Mayfair
Exhibitor & Artists in Residence, Rufford Arts Centre
Pam Schomberg Gallery, Colchester

1998
MA Exhibition (Wolverhampton University)
Menagerie, Leeds Craft & Design Centre

1997
Prize Winners at Contemporary Ceramics IVCA fellowship award & lifetime achievement award presented to Anita Roddick

1996
Ceramic Contemporaries 2, V&A Museum – Prize Winner
Figuratively Speaking, Rufford Craft Centre