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Sam Bell
Registered: 04/12/2011   Last Update: 10/01/2016
Biographical details:
Born in Northern Ireland 1948, with a base in the west country since 1972.

Educated to degree level at Sussex University, Smith College, Massachussetts,USA and Cambridge University.
Read English and American Studies and Education.

Educational and artistic development:
Taught English and American Studies in Cambridgeshire for 20 years, including history of art, with particular emphasis on post-1960s art movements. Other interests have included the development of Cubism, Dada, abstract /non-objective art and Brit Art.

Went on to work in an educational context with the Cambridge University Examinations Board, Tate Modern in London and the civil service.

Artistic practice:
I have carved with Abbas Hashemi at Wysing Arts in Cambridgeshire and, over a period of ten years, studied under Boutros Romhein in Carrara, Italy and at various studios in the city including Studio Ponte de Ferro.

Gallery representation and exhibitions:
Currently represented at the Broomhill Art Gallery and Sculpture Gardens, Barnstaple, Devon, and the Penwith Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall.

Exhibitions have ranged from a one-man show in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire to representation at exhibitions by North Devon Arts, the Penwith Gallery St Ives and Studio Ponte de Ferro, Italy.

Telephone: 01805 601881

Southcott Stables, Frithelstock, Devon. EX38 8LD