Kevin Grey

Designer

The Goldsmiths Company

Biography:

Furthering my exploration into the effects that construction technique has on final outcome. I enjoy and welcome working to commission.

Specialist Techniques:

TIG Welding, Hand Raising

Awards:

2014 - Goldsmithsʼ Crafts and Design Council Awards: The Goldsmiths Company Award, Gold - The London Assay Office Award for Technological Innovation. Gold - Silversmiths Senior, Silver - 3D Design Silversmiths. 2012 - Goldsmiths' Crafts and Design Council Awards: Goldsmiths Company Award, Gold - The London Assay Office Award for Technological Innovation, Silver - Silversmiths Senior 2011 - Silver Commission, National Museum Wales. Silver Commission, Goldsmiths' Company Modern Collection. 2010 - Winner of Jewellery Quarter Silver Commission Competition, Birmingham- Goldsmiths' Crafts and Design Council Awards: The Goldsmiths Company Award, Gold - Technological Innovation Award (3D), Silver - (3D) Design Silversmiths, Commended - Silversmiths Senior2009- 1st Prize New Technology Award, the Goldsmiths' Company- Grants for the Arts Awards, Arts Council England Development Grant2008- Certificate of Merit, British Jewellers Association

Education:

1983-88 Craft Apprenticeship, Mathew Boulton College, Birmingham2007-09 HND Jewellery and Silversmithing, School of Jewellery, Birmingham

Public Collections:

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, National Museum Wales - Cardiff, Goldsmiths' Company - Modern Collection, Art gallery of South Australia

Exhibitions:

May 23rd - Sept 1st 2019 'Collecting Craft' - Holburne Museum, Bath. May 27th - June 30th 2019 'Renewal' - Dock St Studios, Dundee. January 16th - March 4th 2019 'Award Winners Retrospective' - The Goldsmiths Centre, London. February 28th - March 3rd 2019 'Collect 2019', Saatchi Gallery, London. September 2018 'Homo Faber', Venice, 14th - 30th September. March 2018-May 2018 'Melting Point', Craft in the Bay, Cardiff. Feb 2018-April 2018 'Made for the Table', Ruthin Gallery, Ruthin. Nov 2017-Jan 2018 'Made for the Table', Harley Gallery, Wellbeck. March 2016-July 2017 'From Idea to Object', part of Silver Speaks at the V&A, London. March 2016 'TEFAF, Maastricht with Michael Geodhuis Gallery. September 2015 - Jan 2016 “The Silversmiths Art - Made in Britain Today” National Museum Scotland, Edinburgh 2014 Salon: Art and Design Show, with Gallery Janssens van der Maelen: Fine Art Silver, New York. Fine Art and Antique Show, Park Lane with Gallery Maison Gerard, New York. Collective2 Design Fair - with Gallery Maison Gerard, New York. Danske Sølvesmede with Britsh Guests, The Museum at Koldinghus, Denmark. Contemporary Silversmithing - The Goldsmiths' Centre. 2013 Collect, Saatchi Gallery 2013. Goldsmiths Fair - Goldsmiths Hall. 2012 Fit For Purpose V&A London, CBS. Goldsmiths Fair - Goldsmiths Hall. John Higgins Contemporary Silver- Sussex. 2011 Silverstuck - National Museum Wales. Silver Commission, ''Filière'' - Museum of the Jewellery Quarter, Participating in British Silver Week 2011 Goldsmiths Fair - Goldsmiths Hall. Festival of Silver, Kuala Lumpur. Rising Stars, British Silver Week Launch, Pangolin Gallery, London. 2010 Goldsmithsʼ Craft and Design Council, Craft and Design Awards Goldsmiths Hall. Airspace - School of Jewellery, Birmingham. Cox & Power, London. British Silver Week 2010 - John Higgins Contemporary Silver, Sussex Payne & Sons, Oxford. Goldsmithsʼ Fair, Goldsmithsʼ Hall. 2009 Goldsmithsʼ Craft and Design council, Craft and Design Awards Goldsmithsʼ Hall.

Publications:

Silversmithing A Contemporary Guide to Making by Brian Hill and Andrew Putland, 2013


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