Name:        Samuel Lee

 

Date of birth:      1965, Oxford.
Nationality:         British

e-mail: samlee.fineart@wanadoo.fr

 

 

 

Education

1998-99       City & Guilds Further Education Teachers' Certificate (Stage 1), Norton Radstock College
1985-88       Nottingham Trent University, Fine Art Department, BA Hons Fine Art (2:2)
1983-84       Bath College of Higher Education, Foundation course, Sydney Place.

Commissions, prints, printmaking

          2015 print residency at the Ecole d’Arts plastique, Châtellerault

  • 2014 Atelier 1931 ‘New Prints’ a series of woodcut and monotype images based on the landscape and ideas about proliferation and diversity.
  • 2011: Intaglio print ‘Angel At My Table’, edition of 10 with 4 AP’s woodcut for l’Artothèque de Châtellerault and national collection
  • 2010: Print ‘Light Works’ printed at l’Ecole d’Arts Plastiques de Châtellerault.
  • 2009-2011: freelance printmaking at 107 Workshop : for  Howard Hodgkin ‘As Time Goes By’, Gillian Ayres, Patrick Hughes, Oleg Kudryashov, John Eaves, Anthony Fry, Deborah Bell and Emma Stibbon RA,
  • 2006: Digital print ‘Slow News’ (‘Starburst’), edition of 15 with 4 AP’s for  Les Amis de l’Artothèque, Ecole d'Arts Plastiques de Châtellerault.
  • 2005: “Flux”, privately commissioned photography installation for Prodige-e, Tours, France.
  • 1995-98: Lithography and intaglio printmaking at107 Workshop (GB); Projects for  Howard Hodgkin Gillian Ayres, Patrick Hughes, William Kentridge, Oleg Kudryarshov and others.
  • 1994: Atelier Michael Woolworth, Paris. Lithographic studio (Stone and plate). Projects for Jaume Plensa and José Maria Sicilia. among others.
  • 1984-92: 107 Workshop (GB intaglio printmaking including techniques such as carborundum etching, woodcut, mono type etc. Projects for Howard Hodgkin, Joe Tilson, Gillian Ayres, Victor Pasmore, John Hubbard, David Inshaw, A.R. Penck, Patrick Hughes Anthony Fry, Jim Dine, William Kentridge, Michael Heindorff among many others..

Teaching experience

2005-2008: English teacher for private art and craft company, DTM Preuilly-sur-Claise, 37.
2004-2006: Various art workshops at English speaking schools, Paris, including Ecole Active Bilingue and The British School.
1999: Art therapy workshops, Frome, UK
1995: English teacher at l'Ecole des Beaux Arts de Valenciennes.
1992-93: Art Teacher on a voluntary basis for MS sufferers at the Cheshire Homes, Hydon Heath, Godalming, Surrey, England.

Collections

  • Artothèque de Châtellerault
  • Bibliothèque National de Paris
  • Artothèque d’Angoulême
  • Bibliothèque du Petit Pressigny
  • Private collections


Exhibitions


Selected solo exhibitions

2015       Rhythmcal landscapes, Alpha Consulting, Antwerp

2014       Ocean Bloom, installation, Artcuterie Gallery Poitiers
2012       Frome Festival. ‘Postcards from a Quiet Landscape’
2009       Atelier 1931, (Constructs, Photos, Paintings), France
2008       Fragments, Espace Mose, La Roche Posay, France
2008       Awakenings, Atelier 1931, Chaumussay
2008       Awakenings, Parsons Gallery, Paris
2008       ‘World Disco’ Installation, Les Eco-festivités, France
2007       ‘World Disco’ installation, Atelier 1931, Chaumussay, France
2004       Commencements et aboutissements, MCL, La Roche-Posay, France
2002       Retrospective, The Garden Cafe, Frome
2000       Cutting Edges, The Meeting House Gallery, Ilminster
1999       Bell Street Gallery, Shaftesbury
1998       West End Gallery, Saint Mary’s Church, Nottingham
1997       Round Tower, Black Swan Gallery, Frome
1997       Bell Street Gallery, Shaftesbury

Selected mixed exhibitions:

2015       Funny Ha Ha, Burghely Sculpture Garden, Lincolnshire, UK
2015       centre d’Art de Puyguerin, 86 saires, prints
2013       L’art et lard, Sentient Forms, Le Petit Pressigny
2013       Châtellerault Festival, Ocean Bloom installation.
2013       Juliana’s Bike, Leeds art centre
2012       Photofolies En Touraine, Chateau de la Guerche
2012       Parallax Art Fair, London
2011       Anemones installation, L’art et Lard, Le Petit Pressigny
2011       Parallax Art Fair, London.
2010       Frome Festival. ‘Look’.
2010       Château de la Celle Guenand, PhotofoliesLight Catcher’
2010       Veuil, ‘Grandeur Nature’
2009       Feast installation, L’Art et Lard, Le Petit Pressigny
2008       Tradition et Avant-Gardes, (Photofolies en Touraine), Château de Saché,
2008       Exposition pour Photofolies en Touraine, Château de Bleré, Bleré, France
2008       World Disco installation, L’Art et Lard, Le Petit Pressigny, France
2006       ‘Slow News’, Ecole d’Arts Plastiques, Châtellerault, France.
2001       Six's and Seven's (art group), Cooper-Bussman factory, Frome festival
2001       Six's and Seven's (art group) Walcot Chapel, Bath
2001       Somerset Arts Week, The Cheese Yard, and sculpture trail, Wells
2000       Restoration, Resurrection, Midsomer-Norton Methodist Church
1999       Off the Shelf III, Sherborne Contemporary Arts
1999       6, maybe 7, The Meeting House Gallery, Ilminster
1998       Off the Shelf II, Sherborne Contemporary Arts
1998       Images in the Abstract, Salisbury Playhouse
1998       Somerset Arts Week, Three Artists, Witham Hole
1998       Window Shopping, Sherborne Contemporary Arts
1997       Off the Shelf, Sherborne Contemporary Arts
1995       Nomades, Galerie Graphes, Paris, France
1995       Nathalie Beeckman Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
1995       Portes Ouvertes, Belleville, Paris, France
1995       4 artistes, U.C.J.G. Gallery, Paris, France
1994       Portes Ouvertes, Belleville, Paris, France
1991       C.C.A. Gallery, Farnham
1991       New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham
1989       Leicester City Council – graduates 89