Jenni Dutton CV

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Date of Birth 9.02.1951 Nationality British

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Selected Biography

Lives and works in Somerset, England. DOB: 9/2/1951

Work in Public Collections

Standard Charterd Bank, Head Office, London
Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, Somerset
The Priests House Muesum, Wimborne, Dorset
Atheneaum Hotel, Park Lane, London
The Park Hotel, Hertforshire, England
Royal Caribbean cruise ship


1997-99 Post graduate modules, Plymouth University, Exeter
1995-96 Introduction to Art Therapy, Exeter University
1973-4 Certificate in Education, Whitelands College of Education, Roehampton, London
1969-73 Byam Shaw School of Art, Diploma in Fine Art
1968-69 St Martins School of Art, Foundation



2019: January Solo show Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset.
2019: March Museum For Object Reasearch OVADA Oxford 'Neither Use Nor Ornament' Group Show
2018: Oct & Nov Knitting and Stitching shows in London, Harrogate and Dublin. October and November
2018: August Fibre Art in The Care Environment, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
2018:June Hair: Human Stories The Library Space, Battersea. London
2017: May - Sept Textile Biennale, Rijswijk Museum, The Hague, Holland.
2017: August Festival of Quilts, NEC, The Dementia Darnings with Through our Hands
2017 Bridport Arts Centre for Dementia Awareness Week
2017: March/April Solo show Ace Arts Somerton, Somerset. 'The Dementia Darnings'.
2017: Jan/Feb 'Memories' Salisbury Arts Centre
2016 'Mending Revealed' Bridport Arts Centre, Dorset
2016 'Mother Love', Sidcot Arts Centre, North Somerset
2015 'Textiles Reimagined', Birmingham City University
2015: March Dementia Darnings, solo show City Hall, London (+ Alzheimers Society)
2015: June Contains Art, Watchet, solo show, Somerset.,
2014: May/June 'Dresses & Darnings'. solo show, Walford Mill, Wimborne, Dorset.
2014: March/ April 'Recollection' Themla Hulbert Gallery, Honiton, Devon.
2013: A Journey: The Nature of Mending, touring show
2013: April/May Mother Love at Stroud International Textiles Festival
2012: Sept ‘Mother Love’ Thelma Hulbert Gallery, Honiton, Devon 
2012  ‘Braided Together’ New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge
  BHVU Gallery, Stoke Newington, London
2011  ‘Echoes and Traces’ The Musgrove Gallery, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, Somerset 
2011  ‘Transient Threads’, Cotley Barn, Chard, Somerset SAW 
2009  Affordable Art Fair, London 
2008  Art London Art Fair, 
  Glasgow Art Fair  
  Affordable Art Fair London 
2006/7/8: March Affordable Art Fair, Battersea, London 
2007  Portal Gallery, London, Mixed Exhibition 
2006: January London Art Fair, Islington 
2006: February  ‘Self-centred’, Artsreach, Dorset 
2005: January  ‘Intimate Space’, Cube 3 Gallery, University of Plymouth 
2004-6: March ‘Footsteps’ touring show, linking museums and contemporary practice 
2004: June  ‘Transart Pass Art On, Brewhouse Theatre and Aerts Centre, Taunton, Somerset 
2003: March-Oct Quilt Bonanza, The American Museum, Bath 
2001: Oct Commission for Mulberry Store, New Band Street, London. 
2001: May The Arches, Glasgow, Fashion Festival, Intervention 2001 
2001: March-Nov The American Museum, Bath, ‘Inspirations’ 
1999: January Solo show, Phillips Gallery, Brewhouse Theatre, London 



Residencies, Workshops, Public Art
2012-2016 The Journey, Exploring the Nature of Mending, Wimborne Dorset 
2012  Sensing the Past Reminiscence project with Art for Life team, Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton 
2006-2013 Residency in Children’s Centres, Weston-super-Mare 
2005-6  Bath and North East Somerset, 5x5x5 Research project 
2005-6  ‘Artist on Trains, Moving On, Somerset Arts Week 
2005 & 7 Visiting lecturer, Bath Spa University, Fashion Textiles Degree Course
2004 Public art project sponsored by Taunton Deane, mosaic shrine
2002 Debenhams Department store, Taunton, Somerset Arts Week



2015 Article: 'The Long Goodbye', Embroidery Magazine
2014 Talk: SAW symposium, Somerset College, Taunton, Somerset
2009 & 2014 Talk: Embroiders Guild Bristol, Bridgwater & others.
2004 Front cover ‘Textiel Plus’ Najaar, Dutch textiles magazine 
2004: November Featured in The Big Issue 
2003: December BBC 2 – Contemporary Visions – 15 min film featured on the Learning Zone 
  HTV ‘In the Making’ – artists who use memories as a subject 
2002: March/April ‘Decode’, Arts and Creative Culture magazine, Issue 1, 
2001: August 1st Interviewed by Wayne Hemmingway The Big Breakfast, Channel 4 
  Catalogue, ‘Inspirations, The American Museum in Britain, Bath, North Somerset 

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