Jilly Edwards

Education
2003-04UCA, Farnham, Surrey
1980-82Edinburgh College of Art
1966-69West of England College of Art
Awards
2014Arts Council England
2013Textile Society Professional Development Award
Kate Derum Award, Melbourne, Australia, selected and Awarded Highly Commended
2010/2013Madeleine Mabey Trust
2011Gane Trust
1981-2009Arts Council England funding grants x5
Recent exhibitions
2015Walford Mill Craft Centre, Wimborne Minster, Dorset
2014Touchstones Rochdale Gallery, Rochdale, Lancashire
Project Space, Collect, Saatchi Gallery, London
‘Wanderlust’ Harley Gallery, Welbeck, Nottinghamshire
2013Kate Derum Award. Melbourne, Australia. Selected and Awarded Highly Commended
9th Triennial Gdynia. Poland. Selected and touring
2012‘Ori Rhythm ll’, Kyoto Art Centre, Kyoto, Japan
Cotehele House, NT, Cornwall, Commission
‘Woven from Nature’ Blackwell House, Cumbria
2011‘Reflections and Investigations’ Ruthin Craft Centre, North Wales
2010‘Sense of Place’ High Cross House, Dartington, Devon
2008Bankfield Museum & Art Gallery, Halifax
2007Stroud International Textile Festival
Museum in the Park, Stroud, Gloucestershire
2005/06‘Off the Wall’, Craft Study Centre, Farnham, Surrey
2001/02‘Journeys and Journals’ Warehouse Gallery, Kendal
2002Gallery Gallery, Kyoto, Japan
Art Planning Room, Tokyo, Japan
1972-2000Solo and joint exhibitions in UK, Europe and Australia
Publications
2014SIT Journal, Issue 1
2014Crafts Magazine Jan/Feb. Front cover & article by Charlotte Abrahams
2014‘Wanderlust’ Catalogue, Harley Gallery
2012‘Textiles’ by Mary Schoeser
2011‘Reflections and Investigations’, Ruthin Craft Centre
'Tapestry A Woven Narrative', Caron Penney & Tim Wilcox
2001‘Journeys and Journals’, Brewery Art Centre, Kendal
Telos Art Textiles of the World GB3
Telos Portfolio Series No. 1, Jilly Edwards

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