Ava Reeves C.V
1987-1988 Amersham College,
BTECH diploma (Fine Art) Distinction.
1989-1991 Bristol Polytechnic
BA Fine Art, Bachelor of Arts- second class honors (1st division)
2008-2010 City and Guilds London School of Art
Post-graduation Diploma Painting First degree (2 years part-time)
1988-1989 “Marie Lecko Designs” apprentice in haute couture,
designing and creating costumes and evening wear.
1992-1993 Maryland Studios, East London.
1994-1996 Collaboration in an Etching studio in Devon.
2000–2004 Ran my own Artist studio in Crouch End.
2001-2002 Humanistic psychotherapy courses.
2001-2003 Constructed and cast 8 ft. Sculpture, Alec Rhyman Studio’s Berkshire.
2003 Designed and ran a five week drawing and psychotherapy project,
Working with twenty women, called “It’s just a piece of paper.” Raised £7000 for charity.
2005-2006 Commission and construction of mosaic cross in Crouch End.
1994 The Master head of the Avon Literary Intelligencer, Poetry, fictions,
Criticism and news magazine- published a poem called “little Brown Bird”.
1994 “Management Today” magazine published article and photos with work.
2011 ”Art of England” magazine, April issue, titled, “The space between the spaces”.
1991 Bristol Polytechnic Degree show
1991 The Islington Design Centre,”Fresh Art”-Group Show.
1991 Portrait commission, N.S.W. Australia.
1991 Cyfartha Castle, Wales- group show
1992 Daniel Herchenson Hairdressers- private collection
1993 Maryland Studio’s, East London- group show.
1994 Alexandra Palace, Group Show
1995 The Plough Gallery, Devon- Group Show.
1995 The Candid Gallery, Islington, London “Ascension”, one woman show.
1996 The Happening Gallery, “Bright Sparks” two man show, Bristol.
2000 The Halcyon Gallery, Birmingham- three man show.
2000 The Mall Galleries, The Mall, SW1-group show.
2001 The Century Gallery, Datchet- Group Show.
2002 The Halcyon Gallery, Bruton street, Mayfair, London- three man show.
2003 Graham’s Pictures, Crouch End, London- three man show.
2003 The Lang Gallery, Brick Lane- Group show launch.
2004 The Lang Gallery, Brick Lane, East London- One woman Show.
2007 The Brickhouse, Brick Lane- Two man show ongoing.
2009 The Three Stags, Kennington Rd-Group show
2009 Degree Art Gallery, Vyner street- Intermediate Group show
2010 Degree show, City and Guilds, Art college of London show.
2011 One woman show, “The space between the spaces”- The McNeill Gallery, Radlett, Hertfordshire.
2011“The Chocolate Factory” Open studios- group show.