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Sculptor Dave Morris
Dave Morris

About Dave Morris

Dave Morris is a remarkable Artist who has exhibited all over the free world from the UK to Japan and Poland to the USA. The work is to be found throughout in public and private collections. He has also taught at Universities in the UK, Sweden, Italy, Spain and across the USA.

Exhibition History of Dave Morris

One Man Exhibitions

1977 - Coracle Press Gallery, London
1981 - Showspace 81, Wakefield City Art Gallery
1982 - Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield
1998 - Loughborough University
1999 - Diorama Arts, London
2000 - The Music Pavilion, Sweden
2001 - Otter Gallery, University College, Chichester
2001 - Danna Centre, Loyola University USA
2001 - Milton Gallery, St Pauls School, London

Group Exhibitions

1970 - Arts Council Touring
1976 - Euro Art, Bingley Hall Exhibition, Birmingham
1977 - Coracle Press Touring Miniatures
1977 - Tolly-Cobbold/Eastern Arts National Touring
1977 - Group Staff Exhibition Bedford College House
1978 - Coracle Pr4ess Touring Foundlings Exhibition
1979 - Yorkshire Artists, Sheffield University Gallery
1981 - Four Artists, Sheffield University Gallery
1981 - Showspace 81, Yorkshire Arts Open Competition
1981 - Three Artists, Booth House Gallery, Holmfirth
1982 - Sandbeck Park Outdoor Sculpture Show
1986 - Group Show, Bretton Hall College Gallery
1986 - Sheffield Sculptors, Yorkshire Artspace Gallery
1989 - 90 days in 89 Mappin Art Gallery
1989 - Sculpture for Sheffield, Scarborough
1989 - Group Exhibition, Loughborough College of Art
1994 - The Boughborough Group, Atrium Gallery
1995 - RBS Headquarters, Kensington
1995 - The Loughborough Group, Birmingham
1996 - Sculpture in Paradise, Bede Gallery
1997 - Portland Stone, Foyer Gallery
1998 - Foyer Gallery
1999 - LUSAD Gallery
1999 - Warstone and Turners Foundry Group Show, Devon
1999 - Artifex, Birmingham
1999 - Rob Whittle Fine Art, Birmingham
1999 - Burghley Sculpture Park, Lincs
1999 - Vital Art, The Gallery, London
1999 - Summer Show, Cambridge Contemporary Fine Art
1999 - Ashbourne Gallery, Derbyshire
1999 - First Sight Gallery, Bath
1999 - The Stanley Picker Gallery
1999 - Davis Gallery
1999 - Museum Sztuki Medaliershiet, Poland
1999 - Taub Hall Gallery, USA
2000 - City Gallery
2000 - Rob Whittle Fine Art, Birmingham
2000 - Warstone Gallery, Birmingham
2000 - Akerby Sculpture Park, Sweden
2000 - Jubilee Campus Nottingham University
2000 - Bristol Sculpture Gallery, Bristol
2000 - Mostra Cortona, Italy
2000 - Hardwick College, USA
2001 - University of Georgia Faculty Exhibition.

Biography / CV of Dave Morris

Dave Morris was born in the 3rd April 1948 in Malvern on Worcestershire, and was educated at Birmingham College of Art and Design and Hornsey College of Art.

Awards and Prizes of Dave Morris

1977 - Prizewinner at Tolly-Cobbold/Eastern Arts National Touring Exhibition

1981 - Prizewinner at Showspace 81 Yorkshire Art Open Competition Elizabethan Gallery, Wakefield.

Acquisitions / Collections of work by Dave Morris

Coracle Press, London
Loughborough University
Broomhill Sculpture Park and Gardens, Devon
Burghley Sculpture Park, Lincs
Orebro Regional Hospital, Sweden
Orebro Konstskola, Sweden
University of Georgia, Italy
University of Georgia, USA
Pontefract Press, Yorkshire
New Oreleans Museum of Art USA
Akerby Sculpture Park
Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambs
Stjarnholm Sculpture Park, Sweden
Museum of Steel Sculpture, Coalbrookdale
The Pride of the Valley Sculpture Park, Surrey

Private collections in England, Sweden and USA.

Reviews of work by Dave Morris

Radio Leicester in 1998
BBC Radio Four.

Qualifications / Education of Dave Morris

1965 - 1969 - Birmingham College of Art and Design

1969 - 1970 - Hornsey College of Art

Publications / Media / Bibliography of Dave Morris

1977 - Touring Miniatures, Coracle Press
1977 - Tolly-Cobbold/Eastern Arts National Touring Exhitibion
1978 - Touring Foundlings Exhibition
1979 - Yorkshire Artspace Artists Catalogue
1981 - Showspace 81 Catalogue
1995 - The Loughborough Group Catalogue
1996 - Chichester Festival Catalogue
1998 - Dave Morris Sculpture Book by Colin Rhodes
1999 - Out of the Crucible Catalogue
1999 - Museum Sztuki Medaliershiet Catalogue
2000 - Burghley Sculpture Park Catalogue
2000 - Warstone Gallery
2000 - The Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture
2000 - Mostra Cortona Catalogue
2000 - Summer Exh Burghley Sculpture Gardens Catalogue
2000 - Richard Attenborough Centre, University of Leicester Catalogue

Teaching Experience

1989 - 2000 - Programme Leader in Sculpture, Loughborough University School of Art and Design

1985 - 1989 - Head of Sculpture, Bretton Hall, Collegiate of Leeds University

1981 - 1985 - Head of Foundation Studies, Salford College of Technology

1978 - 1981 - Barnsley College of Art and Design

1972 - 1978 - Bedford College of Higher Education

1970 - 1972 - Coventry Polytechnic

Price Range of Work

Dave Morris's work has a price range of around £3,000

Mediums utilised

Dave Morris's work is found in the following materials:

Artwork Categorised

Dave Morris's work is found in the following categories on site:
Animal Abstract Contemporary Modern Stylised Minimalist Sculptures
Animals in General Sculptures Statues
Abstract Contemporary or Modern Outdoor Outside Exterior Garden / Yard Sculptures Statues statuary
Abstract Modern Contemporary Avant Garde Sculptures Statues statuettes figurines statuary both Indoor Or outside

ArtParkS Sculpture Park Yearly exhibitions

Dave Morris's work has been exhibited at the following yearly exhibitions held at the ArtParkS sculpture park:
2006 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
2005 ArtParkS Sculpture Park Exhibition
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