About Covet & Whistle

Ros Blackmore
Somerset, United Kingdom

Brief C V:
1983-86 1st BA Hons Fine Art, Exeter College of Art & Design.
1986 "New Contempories", ICA, London, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle, Bluecoat & Hanover gallery, Liverpool.
1987 B.P.I.F Book production & publishing course, Exeter.
1987-89 CNAA Post grad diploma in Printmaking, Wimbledon School of Art.
1989-90 MA in Printmaking, Wimbledon school of Art.
1990 "Young printmakers of the year" CCA galleries, Bath.
Currently teaching printmaking at Strode college, Somerset.

The Physicality of making books and the intimacy of reading a book excites me. Researching a subject, producing photographs, collages and prints has become obsessional, binding them all together, allows for these compulsions to be viewed.

Books in collections:
Manchester Metropolitan University Library, Manchester (www.specialcollections.mmu.ac.uk)
Regional assembly of text reading room, Vancouver, Canada (www.assemlyoftext.com)
Redfox press collection, Achill Island, Ireland (www.redfoxpress.com)
Bristol Art Library, Annabel Other, Bristol (www.takingpartinthearts.com)

Website created by JPH

Ros Blackmore 2013