About

Linda Parr is an artist based in the west of England specialising in artists books.

Qualifications

  • Educated at North London Collegiate School
  • MB BS St Mary’s Hospital Medical School 1974
  • MRCOG 1980
  • Fellow Royal College Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 1995
  • FdA Applied Art & Design, Wiltshire College 2011
  • BA Creative Arts: Applied Art and Design, Bath Spa University 2013
  • MA Multi-disciplinary Printmaking, with distinction, University of the West of England,
  • Meir Agassi Book Art Prize 2017

Exhibitions etc.                                                                                                                    

  • Participated in ‘One and Other’, Anthony Gormley, Fourth Plinth, August 2009
  • R K Burt, ‘Paperworks’, London, 2010
  • Silk Mill, ‘Body Matters’, Frome, 2010
  • FdA Show, ‘Off The Wall’, Rook Lane Chapel, Frome, 2011
  • Bath School of Art & Design Degree Show, Creative Arts, Elements Art Space, Bath, 2012
  • Off the S{h}elf, Stockwell Studios, London, 2012
  • Say Something – An Impression of My 2012, SoapboxPress
  • Bath School of Art & Design Degree Show, Dartmouth Avenue, 2013
  • MA Degree Show, Bower Ashton, UWE, 2017

Work Experience                                                                                                                          

  • Two weeks studio & gallery work with Martin Creed at Hauser & Wirth, Savile Row, London, prior to the opening of his exhibition “Mothers” in January 2011
  • Nine months studio & gallery work with Martin Creed prior to his two New York shows in 2013 and ‘What’s The Point of It’ at The Hayward Gallery in 2014

Residencies                                                                                                                                  

  • Studio Guiglio Inaugural Screenprinting, Siena 2016
  • MA Professional Practice Residency Ravenna 2016
  • TopShed Residency, Norfolk 2017 and 2019

2019

  • BABE Bristol Artists Book Event
  • turn the page symposium, Norwich