M.J.MOTT S.W.E

Curriculum Vitae

Painter and printmaker, Miranda works in oil and watercolour, intaglio, wood engraving and lino. She also makes Artist's Books - boxed suites of prints each with its own text or poem.

 

Trained Byam Shaw School of Art and Royal Academy Schools, London

 

Memberships include:

Printmakers Council (1981-6)

 

Society of Wood Engravers (from 1991)

 

12PM Twelve Printmakers 1996-2005

 

Gainsborough Printmakers (from 1981)

 

 

Chairman:

Gainsborough’s House Print Workshop 1979-82

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions: 1960s-1990s

Fermoy Gallery King’s Lynn Norfolk 1967; Gallery 273 Queen Mary College, University of London 1968; Hambledon Gallery Dorset and Halesworth Gallery Suffolk 1971; Battersea District Library (sponsored by London Borough of Wandsworth) 1973; Digby Gallery Mercury Theatre Colchester 1974; The Minories Colchester 1968/1976; Wyeside Gallery Builth Wells Wales 1979; Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery and Sewell Centre Radley College 1985; Quay Theatre Sudbury Suffolk 1995; The Footstool Gallery St John’s Smith Square Westminster 1996: Cambridge Arts Fordham, Ely 1999.

Selected Group Exhibitions 1956-2008

Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions 1956/57/58/60; Bear Lane Gallery Oxford 1968: National Theatre London 1984 ‘Contemporary Prints’: Festival Hall London 1986 ‘Printmakers Council’: Windows Gallery Brighton Festival 1986; Bankside Gallery London. R.E Open Exhibitions 1987/1988, and S.W.E annual: Gainsborough’s House Sudbury Suffolk, 1980-2007; Lyric Theatre Hammersmith London 1990; The Print Consortium, USA 1989/90: 3rd and 5th Mini-print International, Cadaques and Barcelona; Society of Wood Engravers annual UK touring exhibitions from 1991; Heffer’s Gallery, Cambridge 1997; Cambridge Arts, Ely 1997/8; Galerie Lattemann Darmstadt Germany 2001: Barbican Centre, London ‘Contemporary Print Fair’ and ‘London Artist’s Book Fair’, 1997/8/9; The Footstool Gallery St John’s Smith Square Westminster 1997/2005; 54 The Gallery, Shepherd Market, London 2005; Martins Gallery, Cheltenham ‘A Brush with Words’ (Royal Academy Schools Alumni with Border Poets) 2005; Fry Art Gallery Saffron Walden 2006/7/10: ‘Originals’ Mall Galleries London 2008. The Pond Gallery Snape Maltings, Fine Art Print Fair 2009.

 

Commissions:

Portraits and Murals

 

Book illustration: Faber, Michael Joseph, Macmillan, Penguin, Folio Society, Alfred Knopf

 

 

Artist’s Books:

Boxed suites of prints each with its own text or poem.