Louise Nevett

 

Artist & Illustrator

Through works on paper, paintings and mixed media my work explores the everyday issues around food, image, the domestic and childhood memory. My graphic design training and work as an illustrator have also fed into my work as well as my love of colour and form and making use of found imagery.

 

EDUCATION

 

1973-76 Graphic Design, Canterbury College of Art

1998-2003 Fine Art BA Hons, Kent Institute of Art and Design

 

WORKS

 

2007-Present

Part-time teacher of art, West Kent Health Needs Education Service

1976-2000-Free-lance illustrator, working mainly in book and magazine illustration. Main area of work in educational and non-fiction books for children.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2004 ‘Inspired by the Boxman’ – Surface Gallery, Nottingham

2004 ‘Food Glorious Food’ – 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Nottingham

2006 ‘Sefton Open – The Atkinson Art Gallery Southport, Mersyside

2007 ‘Love Is’ – Riverside Gallery, Richmond

2009 ‘Divine Dimensions’ – Commission for Canterbury Festival, St Peter’s Church, Oare

2010 Solo Exhibition. Colne Gallery, Colchester

2010 ‘The Women’s Art Show’ – Fairfield Arts Centre, Basingstoke

2013 ‘Desperate Artwives’ inaugural show – Vibe Gallery, The Biscuit Factory, Bermondsey

2013 and 2014 ‘Salon International des Metiers d’Art’ – Lens, France

2014 ‘Up the Wall’ – Desperate Artwives- The Atrium, London

2014 ‘Flat Broke and Berserk’ –Sun Pier House, Chatham

2015 ‘Pop Up Creatif’ –Lens, France

2016 'Man Made' - The Beaney, Canterbury

2016 'On The Edge' Flippin Frog, Rochester

2016 '30th Anniversary Show - West End Studios' - Creek Creative, Faversham

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