BIOGRAPHY  
     
  NAME: LEWIS ROBINSON MRBS
     
  BORN: 1960 Leicester, England
     
  EDUCATION  
  1986 – 1988 MA Fine Art – Newcastle Polytechnic (University of
Northumbria)
  1979 – 1982 BA (Hons) Fine Art – Hull College of Art
  1978 – 1979 Foundation Diploma – Loughborough College of Art & Design
     
  PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS  
  2013 Elected Member of Royal British Society of
Sculptors.(MRBS)
     
  TEACHING  
  Since 2015 Lead Artist, 2 day Plaster
workshop Yorkshire Sculpture Park ,Wakefield
  2007 to present Senior Lecturer –B.A (Hons) Fine art –Teesside University
  2012 Assistant to Chris Butler ,Castle fine art Foundry course
,Yorkshire
Sculpture Park.Wakefield
  2010 Master class drawing course, Yorkshire Sculpture Park,
Wakefield.
    (David Nash/ Lewis Robinson /Liadin Cooke/Jenny West/Victoria
Farrand-Scott)
     
  1999-2007 Tutor -B.A (Hons) Fine Art, C.C.A.D
  2003-2004 Visiting Lecturer, Bradford College, School of Art &design
  1997-1999 Subject Leader in Sculpture-B.A (Hons) Fine Art, C.C.A.D.
  1992- 1997 Associate Lecturer-C.C.A.D
  1990-1992 Part time Lecturer – Newcastle College
  1986-1992 Part time Lecturer – Cleveland College of Art & Design
(C.C.A.D)
  1988 Visiting Lecturer – Newcastle College
  1986 Visiting Lecturer – Hull College of Art
     
  EXHIBITIONS (Solo)  
  2014 SHIFT – Newcastle Arts Centre Gallery ,Newcastle Upon Tyne .
  2011 ‘Redefining the Domestic’ Duckett and Jeffreys gallery,
Malton, North
Yorkshire
  2007 Myles Meehan gallery, Darlington Arts centre, Co Durham.
  2004 Arc, Stockton on Tees.
  2000 The Gallery, University of Durham, Stockton Campus
  1998 Gallerie 175, Dozule, France
  1995 Saltburn Artists Gallery – Cleveland
  1994 Middlesbrough Art Gallery – ‘Artist in Focus’
  1992 Cleveland College of Art & Design Gallery – Middlesbrough
  1990 Calouste Gulbenkian Gallery – Newcastle
  1988 The Laing Art Gallery ‘Freedom to Touch’ Showcase, Newcastle.
  1988 The Long Gallery – University of Newcastle
  1984 Hull Artists Association Gallery
     
  EXHIBITIONS (Group)  
  2017 FLUX , Fringe Arts Bath
Festival, Bath. Curated by Sightlines Projects
  2017 M.A.W (Middlesbrough Art
Weekender) International Visual Arts Festival.
  2015 Anonymous Drawings.
    Kunstverein Tiergarten,Galerie Nord, Berlin, Germany.
    Galerie ARTQ/Rome, Italy.
    Galerie GEYSO20 Braunschweig, Germany.
    Kunstverein Rüsselsheim, Germany.
  2015 Newby Hall Gardens ,Ripon, North Yorks
  2015 Terrace Treasures’ ,Rievaulx Terrace,York
  2014 INPRINT -Constantine Gallery ,Teesside University,
Middlesbrough.
  2012 Great North Museum: Hancock ‘The curious case of ..’
Newcastle upon Tyne
  2012 28:A Celebration of the Myles Meehan Gallery, Darlington Arts
Centre.
  2011 The Exhibitionists, Redcar and Cleveland Open Studios Event
  2011 Remade & Readymade – Constantine Gallery, Teesside
University, Middlesbrough.
  2008 A1 Open, The Station, Richmond, N.Yorks
  2003 Pinkard Gallery, Maryland Institute of Contemporary Art,
Baltimore, USA
  2000 Socha A Objekt V, Bratislava, Slovakia
  1999 Royal West of England Academy, Triennial Sculpture Open,
Bristol
  1998 Saltburn Artists Gallery ‘Drawing by Invitation’
  1997 Cleveland Gallery – ‘Cleveland Open’
  1996 Royal West of England Academy, Bristol – 2nd Sculpture Open
    Saltburn Artists Gallery – ‘Living on the Edge’
    Cleveland Gallery, Middlesbrough – Cleveland Open
     
  1995-96-97-99-01-02 Saltburn Artists Gallery – Christmas Show
  1995 Knott’s Exhibition Centre, YMCA, North Shields
  1993 Gateshead, Library Gallery – ‘Positive Touch’
    Royal West of England Academy, Bristol – 1st Sculpture Open
    Smiths Galleries, Covent Garden, London
  1991 Kirkley Hall Gardens, Northumberland
    Brewery Arts Centre, Warehouse Gallery, Kendal, Cumbria
    Newcastle Polytechnic – ‘Small Works’
  1990 Holmefirth Art Gallery – ‘The Latest Form
  1989 Cleveland College of Art & Design – ‘Third Dimension’
    Cleveland College of Art & Design, (Two person show)
    The Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne – ‘Freedom to
Touch’
    The Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne –
‘Real Connections’
    The City Gallery, Leicester ‘From the North’
  1989 Oriel Y Ddraig, Blaenau Ffestinog, North Wales
    Newcastle Polytechnic – ‘Small Works’
  1988 University of Northumbria –MA Degree Final Exhibition
    Hull College of Higher Education, Tenth Anniversary
    University of York, Heslington hall – ‘Under One Roof’
    Jesmond Dene, Newcastle upon Tyne – ‘Art in the Dene’
  1986 York College of Art & Technology, York Artspace
    Newcastle Fringe Festival, Tyneside Artists Contact Group
    Matilda Street Gallery, Sheffield, York Artspace
  1985 Marygate Lane Gallery, York – ‘Sculpture for the Garden’
    Hull Artists in Japan (Artspace Exchange)
  1983 Artists Association – Hull College of Higher Education
  1982 The Ferens Art Gallery, Hull – ‘Winter Exhibition’
    St Martins Gallery, Leicester
    Posterngate Gallery, Hull – ‘Out of their Time’
     
  COMMISSIONS  
  2015 ‘Union’ steel sculpture ,BOC GASES ,Teesside.
  2013 The Geoff Waterfield Memorial -steel sculpture, SSI UK, Steel
House, Redcar, Cleveland.
  2009 Entrance feature Errington wood, East Cleveland FO.E.W
  2008 Gate feature, Errington wood, East Cleveland, RCBC
  2008 ‘Cathedral of the Senses’ Holistic Cancer Care Centre garden,
    James Cook Hospital, Middlesbrough.
  2007 ‘Left Luggage’ Public sculpture for Redcar sea front,
Cleveland
    (commissioned
by Working Title Films to celebrate the making of the film Atonement)
  2004/05 E.A.Z Steel chimes sculpture. Badger Hill School, .Brotton,
Saltburn
  2000-2002 Ouseburn Way markers x4 and incidental walkway features,
    Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle-u-Tyne (Arts Lottery funded)
  2002 Cleveland Arts Mentor –ARTS Disability Project.
  2001 Victoria Tunnel Railings, (commissioned Designs)
    Ouseburn Heritage Group
Newcastle-u-Tyne.
  1999 Railings for Normanby Road, South Bank, Middlesbrough –
    Cleveland Arts, Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council, S.R.B.
  1995 5 piece – Steel Landmark Feature – Redcar & Cleveland
Authority, River Tees Authority.
  1994 Cleveland County Council, Flatts Lane Woodland Country Park.
  1993 Sand Sculpture for Tynemouth Beach,’ Freeform’, North Tyneside
  1989 St Oswald’s Hospice, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne.
     
  COLLECTIONS  
  2000 Bratislava Council Collection, Slovakia.
  1989 Northern Arts Collection.
     
  AWARDS  
  2003 Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council
  2000-2002 Redcar and Cleveland Design award (Up Front Railings -South
Bank, Middlesbrough.)
  1988/1989/ Northern Arts
  1994/1998/00  
  1996 Teesside Arts Award – Teesside Development Corporation
  1995 Redcar & Cleveland Arts Development Agency.
     
  RESIDENCIES  
  2003 Artists Studio residency, Custom House Studios, Westport,
Co. Mayo, Ireland.
  2000-02 Ouseburn Valley. Newcastle -upon-Tyne
  1989 Gosforth C.M School. Newcastle-upon-Tyne-’Real connections’
  1982-83 Hull college of higher Education, Sculpture Studentship
     
  PUBLICATIONS  
  2011 ‘Redefining the Domestic’ Duckett and Jeffreys gallery
  2007 ‘Reclamation’ (Exhib. Cat.)Myles Meehan Gallery, Darlington.
  2000-03 Commissions in the North of England, Arts Council N.E
  2001 Public Art in Newcastle- A guide
  1999 ‘Up Front’ – Lewis Robinson – A Public Arts Project
in
    Collaboration with Cleveland Arts, Redcar & Borough
Council
    and South Bank Community Forum
  1998 Sculpture and drawings 1994-98.