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Vincent Rymer


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1972 Foundation Course Art & Design, Hull
1975 Cert. Ed. (Physical Education) Durham University
1986 Dip Ad., Hull
1989 BA (Hons) Art & Design, Hull
1990 1992 MA Visual Studies, Art & Design University of Humberside

Occupation Record

1975-76 Taught in Secondary School, Hillingdon, London
1976-78 Cycled around Europe
Worked in Kibbutz, Israel
Travelled overland to India and Nepal
Travelled to many countries in Europe, Middle East, Asia and North Africa
1979-93 Taught continuously in Hull Secondary Schools
1993 Appointed Head of Creative Arts Faculty and Art & Design Department at Humphry Davy School, Penzance
June 2000 Appointed Art Adviser, Cornwall. Resigned July 2002
Sept 2002 Appointed Head of Art/Technology Faculty
Practising Artist
Sept 2006 Resigned to paint fulltime

Works Shown

1988 Group Show, Gallery Contemporary Arts, Hull
1990-92 Winter Exhibition, Ferens Hull City Gallery
"Map Out" Group Show, Cartwright Hall, Bradford
"Times Four" Group Show, Artistry Workshop/Gallery, Hull
Solo Show, Cafe Gallery, Avenues Education Centre, Hull
Open Exhibition, Scarborough Town Gallery
1993 Group Show, The Maltings Gallery of Contemporary Art, Hull
Group Show, Brooks Superstore, Hull
1994-97 PSA Full and Associate Members Show, Penwith Gallery, St. Ives
1994-95 Group Show, The Bakehouse Gallery, Penzance
1995-98 PSA Associate Members Open Spring Show, Penwith Gallery, St. Ives
1995-98 Little Picture Group Show, Rainy Day Galley, Penzance
1995 Cornwall Art Teachers Open, County Hall, Truro
Solo Show, Bakehouse Gallery, Penzance
Salthouse Gallery, St. Ives
Roger White Showroom, Penzance
NSA Centenary, Summer Exhibition, Newlyn Gallery, Newlyn
The Hall for Cornwall Exhibition of Fine & Applied Art, City Hall, Truro
Organiser/Exhibitor, The Large Painting Show (included Sandra Blow), Bakehouse Gallery, Penzance
Co-Founder/Organiser/Exhibitor, Inaugural Exhibition of Penzance Society of Artists, Bakehouse Gallery, Penzance
1996 NSA Easter Exhibition, Newlyn Gallery, Newlyn
Selected by Sasha Craddock, Art Critic TIMES
Four Man Show, The Contemporary Gallery, Penzance
Plymouth Society of Artists, Open Exhibition, City Art Gallery, Plymouth
Organiser/Exhibitor "Out West" Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Mount Street Chapel, Penzance
1996-97-98 NSA Summer Exhibition, Newlyn Gallery, Newlyn
1997 Quality of Light International Arts Festival, Peninsular Programme, Group Show, Mainline Gallery, Penzance
Quality of Light, IAF, Site specific installation, collaboration with Sculptress Sandra Boreham, involving music and movement, Mount Street Chapel, Penzance
1997-98 RCP Society Summer Show, Falmouth Arts Centre
1998 NSA Easter Exhibition, Newlyn Gallery, Newlyn
Selected by Theo Waddington
NSA Selected Exhibition, Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
Works shown in Salthouse Gallery, St. Ives
1998-99 Works shown in Rainy Day Gallery, Penzance
1998 Voted Full Member NSA
1999 Small Painting Summer show, Rainy Day Gallery, Penzance
RCP Society Summer Open, Falmouth Arts Centre, Falmouth
White Gallery, Group Show, Brighton
Porthcurno Galler/Geevor Mine Group Project, Pendeen, St. Just
NSA Summer Show, Newlyn Gallery, Newlyn
2000 Launderdale House Society Group Show, (Cornish and West Country Art), London
2001 NSA Critics Choice Spring Show, Newlyn Gallery
2003 RCP Summer Light Group Show, Falmouth Arts Centre
Weather Report  2 selected Group Show, Newlyn Gallery
Small Painting Show, Rainy Day Gallery, Penzance
Identity Group Show, Newlyn Gallery
2004 NSA TIMES Critics selected Spring Show, Newlyn Gallery
Open Group Show VITREOUS Contemporary Art Truro
The Affordable Art Fair, edgar modern stand, Battersea, London
Small Painting Show, Rainyday Gallery, Penzance
Selected Works, Group Show, Market House Gallery, Marazion
Group Show, Cornish Exhibition, edgar modern fine art, Bath
2005 Two Man Show, Market House Gallery, Marazion
Selected Group Show, Petro Canada, Central Headquarters London
Art Fair, edgar modern fine arts, Business Design Centre, London
Solo Vitreous Contemporary Art Truro
Solo edgar modern fine art, Bath
2006 Art Fair, edgar modern stand, Islington London
Two Man Show, Rainy Day Gallery, Penzance
Art Fair edgar modern stand, Bristol
Solo VITREOUS Contemporary Art, Truro
Selected Group Show, new grafton gallery, London
Group Show, Art at Chantek, Asian fusion restaurant bar, in association with VITREOUS contemporary Art
2006 Winter exhibition. Edgar Modern Fine Art
Bath Edgar Modern Fine Art, London Art Fair BDC London
2007 Cube Gallery, Spring Show, Bristol
Edgar Modern Fine Art, Summer Show, Bath
Cube Gallery, Art Fair, Newcastle
Millfield Atkinson Gallery, Summer Show, Street, Somerset.



1 Drawing Towards The End of the Century NSA 1996 Softback
2 ART NSA 2002 Hardback
3 Exhibition Catalogue, Intimate MetaphorsVITREOUS Contemporary Art, Truro, softback
4 Exhibition Catalogue, Quest, edgar modern fine arts, Bath, softback
5 Calendar Petro Canada International

Work Currently on Show

1 edgar modern fine art, Bath
2 Cube Gallery, Bristol


Works in private collections: 

South West, South East, London, California USA, Copenhagen Denmark.


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