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John Garrihy

Born 
1947 in London, England

Lives and works in 
Corsham, North Wiltshire, Wiltshire

Last update of artist details 
16 Oct 2002

Price range 
100 to 2000

Years experience 
34

Statement 
At an impressionable age I lived by the sea, so it has a special significance for me and I still get a charge of exhilaration when I return. Recent work tries to convey this sense of excitement through the use of colour.

Solo exhibitions 
2002 Arts Now, Open Studio, Corsham
2001 John & Andrea Garrihy, Hypatia House, Penzance
2000 Open Studio, Corsham Festival
1999 Joint Account, John & Andrea Garrihy, Citadel Gallery, Chippenham
1995 John & Andrea Garrihy, The Gallery, Bradford on Avon
1991 John & Andrea Garrihy, Handel House, Devizes

Group exhibitions 
2002 Naked, Citadel Galley, Chippenham
2001 Affordable Art Fair, London and Bath
2001 Bell Fine Art, Winchester
2000 The Beaten Track Gallery, Chippenham
1999 Bath Festival Fringe Art Fair
1995 Bath Society of Artists, Victoria Art Gallery
1992 Oexman Art Awards, Wiltshire Heritage Gallery, Devizes
1992 Making an Exhibition of ourselves, Bampton

Galleries 
Studio, Corsham Court Gatehouse, telephone for appointment

Qualifications 
1968 Certificate in Education, Institute of Education, University of Bristol (Bath Academy of Art)

Training and work experience 
1996 Freelance colour consultant for Luzac Oriental Publishers

Teaching experience 
1970/97 Art Teacher, Art Department, St George School, Bristol

Professional societies 
Tate Membership

Collections 
Glamorgan LEA
The University of Southampton

Areas of work 
Exhibiting, Secondary education, Visual arts consultancy

Art skills 
Painting, Photography

Interests 
Private commissions, Jewellery, Murals

Languages spoken 
English

Click to see a larger version of John Garrihy's Work
Trevean, 2002

Painting
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The Sea, The Sea, 2000

Painting
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The Burnham Light, 1996

Painting


 


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