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Bridget Harvey

making & curating, exploring process

Hackney, Greater London
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Focus

repairing / mending, sculpture, contemporary jewellery

Pricing

£80 — £1250

About

I craft tactile objects, inspired by narrative. As a maker, I use traditional and new techniques, reclaimed and found materials.  Investigating repair and reuse, time and play, I explore materials and joining methods. 

I undertake residencies, facilitate workshops, curate and write, and am finishing an AHRC PhD entitled RepairAbility: Repair-making as a material and social action.

I am Associate Lecturer on MA Designer Maker at Camberwell College of Arts.

News

Artist of the Month

01 Aug 2017
I have been interviewed by Axisweb about my practice and am featured as their artist of the month for August 2017. Read more about my making, activism and craft practice in the link above.

Website update

01 Aug 2017
I have finished updating my website with my latest projects and works. Let me know what you think! It now has details of my practice based PhD on it, and my ceramics sculptures, as well as my textile sculptures, jewellery and teaching.

Spelman Cups on show in Experiencing Change / Changing Experience at ONCA, Brighton

26 Jul 2016
This group exhibition investigates a world where environment and society is in a state of flux with large, and sometimes devastating, changes predicted for the future. Curator: Valerie Furnham 26/7/16 – 5/8/16, ONCA 14 St. George’s Place, BN1 4GB

Available for commissions

Yes

Portfolio

Textile Sculptures: Jumper Series

Disciplines Textiles, Traditional
Materials Textiles, Mixed Media, Recycled

Repaired Objects - Sides to Middle

Disciplines Ceramics, Pottery, Conceptual, Textiles, Traditional
Materials Ceramics, Glass, Textiles, Recycled, Mixed Media

Jewellery (sculptural)

Disciplines Jewellery, Textiles, Wood
Materials Mixed Media, Textiles, Wood, Recycled, Plastics

The Department of Repair (curation)

Disciplines Conceptual
Materials Mixed Media

Jewellery

Disciplines Jewellery, Textiles, Wood
Materials Wood, Textiles, Recycled, Precious metal, Mixed Media

Workshop Facilitation

Disciplines Conceptual, Design
Materials Mixed Media

Red Blanket, Blue Bowl, Wrench

Disciplines Conceptual, Metal work, Textiles, Ceramics, Pottery
Materials Ceramics, Glass, Textiles, Metal, Mixed Media
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