Malcolm Martin and Gaynor Dowling



Gaynor Dowling—Born 1965, educated at Nene College of Art and Design, Northampton, and Cumbria College of Art & Design

Malcolm Martin—Born 1959, educated at Bath Academy of Art, Corsham, Wiltshire and the Royal College of Art, London.

Public Collections

Wornick Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston USA
Center for Art in Wood, Philadelphia, USA
Bressler Collection, Maryland, USA
Waterbury Collection, Minneapolis, USA
Crafts Council, London
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Middlesborough Institute of Modern Art
Birmingham City Museum and Art Gallery
Ruskin Gallery, Sheffield
Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2009 Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2006 Medici Gallery, London
2005 Between the Lines, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
           Flow, London
2003 Plateaux Gallery, London
           Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
2002 New Work, Beaux Arts, Bath
          Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
          Intelligent Objects, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art,
          Lichfield Cathedral (Lichfield Festival Exhibition)
2001 New Objects, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London
1999 Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
1998 Showcase, Crafts Council Shop at the V&A
          Medici Gallery, London

Selected Group Exhibitions
2004-2013 Collect Saatchi Gallery, London,
2011 It’s Black and White CAA at Circus, London

2007-8 Shy Boy, She Devil, and Isis: MFA Boston
2007 Crafts Council Showcase, V & A Museum, London
2005 Carlin Gallery, Paris
2004 Gallerie Handwerk, Munich
          Del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles
          Snyderman Gallery, Philadelphia
2003 Snyderman Gallery, Philadelphia
          Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show
          SOFA Chicago (with the British Crafts Council)
         Art in the Garden, Sir Harold Hillier Gardens
         OUT THERE Crafts Council Gallery, London
2002 THINKING BIG: 21st Century British Sculpture Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
        World Wood Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki,
        Sculpture at Goodwood, New Concepts Gallery
        Galerie Michael, Milan
        Carlin Gallery, Paris
       Wood—10 Makers, Scottish Gallery
        RAW, Rufford Crafts Centre
2001 The Unexpected, Sotheby’s New York
       Virginia Briers Gallery, San Francisco
       SOFA Chicago (with the British Crafts Council)
       Expanding the Edges, Cleveland Crafts Centre
2000 Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool
       Carlin Gallery, Paris
       Contemporary Decorative Arts, Sotheby’s, London
       SOFA Chicago (with the British Crafts Council)
1999 25 Years, Crafts Council at the V&A
       Contemporary Decorative Arts, Sotheby’s, London
       Christies, London
       Scale, Contemporary Applied Arts, London
1998 Spirit of the Times, Bowes Museum, County Durham
       Natural Resources, Ruthin Craft Centre,
       Showcase, Crafts Council Shop at the V&A

Recent Commissions

Norwood Triangle redevelopment project, Cheltenham
Sculptural benches for Cotswold Water Park
‘Hands on History’ Northampton Museum and Art Gallery
‘Word-Tree’ sculpture for Everest Community College, Basingstoke
‘Waveforms’ public sculpture for ‘The Phillimores’ development, in Kensington
Two sculptures for Craftbox Wolverhampton
‘Magus’ public sculpture for ‘Ocean One’ development, Florida
Cunard: three major sculptures for the cruise ship ‘Arcadia’