About Me

Ros Blackmore
Bristol, United Kingdom
rosblackmore8@googlemail.com

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)