About Martin Ingley
I like to work with colour, form and texture - each piece is hand carved from layers of laminated paper board and painted with acrylic. Born 1953, Temple Cloud, Somerset. After working as a freelance artist for 25 years I have been involved in education since 2006.Exhibitions include: 1984 - Loose Connections, Swiss Cottage, London 1985 - The Exhibitionists, Smith's Gallery, Covent Garden, London 1987 - Half Cut to Plastered, Garfields, Kew, Richmond, Surrey 1988 - Welcome Reliefs, Dean Street Gallery, London 1991 - One Man Exhibition, Galleri Varden, Jeloy, Norway 1993 - One Man Exhibition, Palace Elysee, Paris, France 1994 - One Man Exhibition, Galleri Alwan, Kaslik, Lebanon 2005 - Artist of the Month, The Art Centre, Bedford 2007 - Artist of the Month, The Art Centre, Bedford Galleries that have shown work include: The Bluecoat Centre, Liverpool The Old Courthouse Gallery, Ambleside, Cumbria Chan Abbott Gallery, Castle Howard, York Fenny Lodge Gallery, Fenny Stratford, Milton Keynes Regatta, Richmond, Surrey Trade Fairs: 1997 - Great British Craft Fair, Harrogate, Yorkshire 1998 - Top Draw, Earl's Court, London 2000 - Great British Craft Fair, Harrogate, Yorkshire 2002 - The Autumn Fair, NEC, Birmingham I have also worked as an illustrator for such magazines as The Listener and Radio 3 Magazine as well as Wiedenfeld Publishing and various trade and computer magazines
BA (Hons) in Graphic Design specialising in Illustration. PGCE in post-compulsory education.