Mel Kirkham, Artist and Educator. After gaining her MA (with distinction) in Fine Art she worked with performance based practices and digital media. Exhibitions include Dance 4, Showroom, Nottdance, Trampoline, Surface Gallery, Derby University, Angel Row, The Phoenix, NTU Bonington Gallery (solo).
Her new body of work shown at The Lace Market Gallery, examines the notions of home as an evolving space, constantly growing and contracting and considers what remains through a series of delicate paintings and photographs.
Kirkham also has a collaborative practice with Yasmin Baddley developing communication systems with anonymous acts (t)heArt works, (please see www.t-heart.works)
Backlit Associate Member; Nottingham
The Newbridge Project Associate Member; Newcastle
Commoners Fair; community based working from Primary Studios; Nottingham
Medicine Garden Group; Nottingham