Sarah Ann KENT

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1941-11-19
Education Haberdashers' Aske's Sch for Girls, Slade Sch of Fine Art (Dip Fine Art, Painting and Printmaking), UCL (MA), Univ of London Inst of Educn (Advanced Dip Art Educn)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, travelling, singing, sleeping, reading
Clubs N/A
Style Ms Sarah Kent
Career artist, exhibition curator, lectr, broadcaster, writer and magazine ed; pt/t lectr various art schs 1965-77 (incl Hornsey, London Coll of Printing, Harrow and Byam Shaw); lectr in art history and criticism: City Literary Inst London 1965-76, Extra-mural Dept Univ of London 1967-75; visiting lectr: Tate Gallery, Hayward Gallery, Courtauld Inst, Serpentine Gallery, Nat Portrait Gallery, Whitechapel, RCA, South London Gallery; visual arts ed: Time Out magazine 1976-, 20/20 magazine 1989-90; dir of exhibitions ICA London 1977-79; >ir< since 1979: Br section of Lichtbildnisse (historical survey of portrait photography Bonn) 1982, Problems of Picturing (Serpentine Gallery) 1984, Retrospective of Elisabeth Frink's Sculpture, Drawings and Prints (Royal Acad) 1985, Br section of Sydney Biennale (Art Gallery of NSW) 1986, Peripheral States (Benjamin Rhodes London), Photo 94 (Photographers' Gallery), Artist of the Day (Flowers East Gallery) 1995, Whistling Women (Royal Festival Hall) 1995, Critic's Choice (FACT Gallery) 2005; >ir< solo: Redmark Gallery London 1968, Design Progression London 1970; mixed: Young Contemporaries 1965, Arts Cncl Touring 1965, Slade/Royal Coll Show 1966, Free Painters and Sculptors 1966, Ben Uri Gallery 1966, Reeves Bicentennial Exhibition 1966, Survey '67 (Camden Arts Centre) 1967, Lancaster Arts Festival 1967, Arts Cncl Touring Exhibition 1969-71, Cleveland Int Drawing Biennale 1973 (prizewinner), Cleveland Int Drawing Biennale Touring Exhibition 1979-80, Aspects of Drawing (House Gallery London) 1981, Fully Exposed - The Male Nude in Photography (Photographers' Gallery London) 1990, Artists in the Arts (John Jones Gallery London) 1992; work in collections incl: Arts Cncl of GB, Camden Arts Cncl, Cleveland BC, numerous private collections; >ir< numerous contribs to TV and radio incl: Art and Technology, Arena, The South Bank Show, The Late Show, J'Accuse, Private View, Critics' Forum, Third Ear, Third Opinion, After Eight, Kaleidoscope, Meridian, Nightwaves; numerous contribs to art jls and magazines incl: Studio International, Art Monthly, Flash Art, Artscribe, Arte, Tema Celeste, Art in America, Time Out, Dance Now; memb Jury: Turner Prize Tate Gallery 1992, Gulbenkian New Horizons Award 1992, Barclay Young Artists Awards 1993, SE Arts Purchasing Award 1993, British Tport Painting Competition 1993, Arts Fndn Fellowship 1995, Northern Graduates Fine Arts Prizes 1996, John Kobal Photographic Portrait Award Nat Portrait Gallery 1998, Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2000, Schweppes Photographic Portrait Award (Nat Portrait Gallery) 2004, Emerging Artist Award British Oxygen Co 2004 and 2005; external examiner: Chelsea Sch of Art (Sculpture MA) 1986-90, Trent Poly (MA Fine Art) 1982-86, Staffs Poly (Sculpture BA) 1990-93, Univ of Nottingham (Contemporary Art Practice BA) 1993-95, Glasgow Sch of Art (Fine Art MA) 1993-97
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