Lobster Trap 2016 – Artists

Andy Webster

Born in Mansfield, UK, Andy has a doctorate in Fine Art practice awarded by the University of Arts, London, MA Fine Art from the University of Brighton, and BA Fine Art awarded by Manchester Metropolitan University. He works individually and collaboratively across sculpture, performance, moving image, sound and curatorial practice often in response to the characteristics, approaches, attitudes and metaphors associated with a particular site, context, or discourse. He has been the recipient of awards including in 2014: Sculpture Space Residency, New York, USA; Environmental Art Award, BigCi, NSW, Australia; 2013: Salina Artist in Residence, Kansas, USA; and in 2012: Art Omi International Artist Residency, New York, USA.  Recent solo exhibitions include in 2013, Action, Salina Art Center Warehouse, Kansas, USA and in 2012, Dawn Chorus, Waterfront Gallery, University Campus Suffolk, UK, and, Unsustainable? Ruskin Gallery, Ruskin Anglia University, Cambridge, UK.

Darren Ray

Born in Redruth, UK, Darren has a BA (Hons) Fine Art from Falmouth University. He works across sculpture, performance, and moving image. Recent group exhibitions include: in 2015 – Arlene’s Solar Furnace, Goonhilly Village Green, Cornwall, UK; Falmouth Fine Art London, The Embassy Tea Gallery, London, UK; BA Degree Show, Falmouth University, Falmouth, UK; in 2013 – FISH FACTORY, St John on Bethnal Green, London, UK; The
Art of Writing, CMR, Redruth, and Walthamstow, UK; Machine Made Man, Fish Factory, Falmouth, UK;  in 2012 – TR-Fifteen, CMR, Redruth, UK; If not now when, CMR, Redruth, Residencies include 4 weeks 33 hours, Centennial activities celebrating John Cage, CMR, Redruth, UK.