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Jane Ackroyd

MA RCA FRBS

Education

1975- 1979
St Martin’s School of Art: BA Honours First Class

1980-1983
Royal College of Art: Master of Arts Sculpture
 

Awards

2015-2016 
Artist in Residence, Benson Sedgwick Engineering, Dagenham, UK

2010
The Oppenheimer Award

1995   
The Jackson Pollock, Lee Krasner Foundation Award

1992   
The Europa Nostra Prize

1983   
Fulham Pottery Award

1983   
Special Melchett Award for work in Steel 


Solo Exhibitions

2015  
New Work, Winton Avenue, London   

2012  
New Sculpture, New Hall Collection, Murray Edwards College, Cambridge
Clyde & Co, International Law Firm

2011  
Adventures y Conclusiones, El Centro Cultural

2007  
Running Wild in The Tea Room, The Royal Geographical Society

2004  
Celebration Exhibition, Lynne Slattery, Whitgelands, Chelsea, London

1997  
Major Retrospective, Provost’s Garden, Worcester College, Oxford

1991  
Solo Show, Anderson O’Day, Portobello Road, London

1989  
Solo Show, Anderson O’Day, Portobello Road, London

1986  
Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury
 

Major Commissions

2018   
Major Public Commission, Maidstone, Kent, Croudace

2017   
Palamos
, Commissioned for Madame Poutrel, Normandy, France

2016   
Spring Watch, Major Public Commission Beaulieu Park

2015   
Autumn Watch, Major Public Commission completed and installed
Memorial gate for Lesley Silver, Maida Vale, London
Bird Wall for Coteford Infant School
Los Balcons, Catalunia, Spain

2012   
Frog Family,
 Dominic Orr, California
John Donne, St Paul’s Cathedral, short listed
Amber and Jade, Dominic Orr, California

2008
Duma, Private Client

2006
Gate for Selina Lo, California

1998   
Sheep for Victoria Wood

1994   
Herring Gull, London Docklands Development Corporation, London Docklands

1992   
Architectural Steel work, Old Royal Free Development , Islington, London

1992   
Moonlight Ramble, Haymarket, London, Land Securities

1985   
The Little Prince, Greater Manchester Council

Numerous private commissions completed between 1983-2016


Public Commissions

The Arts Council of Great Britain
The Contemporary Arts Society
London Docklands Development Corporation
Greater Manchester Council
The Harlow Arts Trust
Leicestershire Education Society
Lloyds Bank
Peterborough Development Corporation
The European Bank for Reconstruction
The King’s Fund


Private Collections

Many Private Collections in the UK, USA, France and Switzerland
 

Group Exhibitions

2012  Summer Exhibition at The Royal Academy: also in 2011,2010,2009,2008,2006,2005,2002,2000, 1995-1998
Bongo Beep, The Forge and Foundry, Camden, London

2010 Small is Beautiful, Flowers Central: also in 2003,2007,2008

2009  From The Same Mould, Toucan Gallery, London

2008 Skill and Serendipity Kingsgate Gallery, London

1998 British Figurative Art, Flowers East, London

1995 The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

1996 The Royal West of England Academy: also in 1993

1986 Anti Thesis at Angela Flowers

1984 Recent Acquisitions, Arts Council of Great Britain