Caroline Bailey RSW

1953 Born Chester
1970-71 Foundation Course Mid Cheshire College of Further Education
1972-75 B.A. (Hons) Printed Textiles Manchester Polytechnic
1975-76 M.A. Textile Design Manchester Polytechnic
1977-1985 Taught part time at Manchester Polytechnic and worked freelance in textiles and painting.
1986 onwards Continued to paint exhibiting regularly throughout the U.K.

Major One-Person Exhibitions include:

The Gallery Manchester’s Art House, Manchester 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003 and 2005 
The Gallery Anglesey’s Art House, Anglesey 2004
Thompson’s The City, London 1998, 2000, 2002 and 2004
Walker Gallery, Harrogate 1997 to 2012
Morven Gallery, Isle of Lewis 1999, 2003, 2010
Thompson’s Gallery, Marylebone London 1999, 2001, 2003, 2012
Waterford Gallery, Manchester 2000, 2002, 2004 and 2006
Colours Gallery, Edinburgh 2001, 2007
John Noott Gallery/Broadway Modern, Broadway 1995-2007
Ainscough Contemporary Art, London and Dartmouth 2007, 2010
Panter and Hall, London 2009
Denise Yapp Contemporary Art, Monmouth 2010

Group exhibitions include:

Mina Renton Gallery, London
Castlegate House, Cumbria
Manor House Gallery, Oxfordshire
Clifton Gallery, Bristol
Albany Gallery, Cardiff
Yew Tree Gallery, Cornwall
Denise Yapp contemporary Art, Monmouth
Hunter Gallery, Suffolk

Private Collections:

Irish Management Institute 
Maclay Murray & Spens
Edinburgh Fund Managers
Callscan Ltd.
Nynas 

Awards:

Royal Watercolour Society Open Exhibition – Daler Rowney Award – First Prize 1994.
Royal Watercolour Society Awards – The Artist Award 1997
Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour – Glasgow Arts 
Club Fellowship 1999 and the Scottish Arts Club Award 2001
Royal Scottish Academy – N.S.Macfarlane Charitable Trust Award – 1999

Other Exhibitions:

The Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour Open Exhibition in 1990, 1993 and 
1995,
The Royal Watercolour Society Open Exhibition in 1992, 1994, 1995, and 1996.
The Royal Watercolour Society Award Exhibition in 1997.
The Royal Society of Marine Artists in 1994 and 1995.
The Royal Glasgow Institute Open Exhibition in 1994, 2007
The Singer and Friedlander-Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 1995.
The Manchester Art Fair 1995.
The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water-colours Open Exhibition 1996, 
1997, 1998 and 1999.
Art ’97, to Art 2007 Islington.
The Royal Scottish Academy 1999 to 2002
Sarah Samuels Fine Paintings, Chester

Elected to membership of The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours in November 1998.

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