Previous Artists in Residence
2015-16: Andrew Kearney
Andrew Kearney is a mixed media installation artist from Limerick, Ireland. He has created installations for the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Camden Arts Centre, the Ottawa Art Gallery in Ontario, Canada and at Man Size in New York. Visit Andrew's website.
2014-15: Jennie Jewitt-Harris
Dr Jennie Jewitt-Harris is a multi-disciplinary artist and former doctor. She completed her MA in Fine Art at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham in 2014. Visit Jennie's website.
2013-14: Clare Kuznik
Clare Kuznik studied art and design and art therapy before completing her Fine Art degree at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham in 2013. She works largely in 2D collage, paint and embroidery as well as wall drawings. Visit Clare's website.
2011-12: Helen Jarvis
Helen Jarvis completed her BA Honours in Fine Art from the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham in 2011. Visit Helen's website.
2010-11: Deborah Gourlay
Deborah Gourlay was born in Argentina. She completed a Fine Art degree from University for the Creative Arts at Farnham in 2010. Visit Deborah's website.
2009-10: Sheila Wallis
Sheila Wallis was born in Derry, Northern Ireland, and she completed her BA Honours in Fine Art from the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham in 2009.
2008-09: Nathalie Roset
Nathalile Roset was born in France and completed a degree in graphics and media design at London College of Printing before graduating from the three dimensional design in ceramics programme at University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
2007-08: Anna Readman
During her residency at Watts Gallery, Anna Readman established a regular programme of family workshops for 5 to 10-year-olds based on a variety of themes inspired by the Watts Gallery Collection.
2006-07: Sandy Curry
Sandy Curry completed her BA in Fine Arts in 2006 and her MA in 2009, both at University of the Creative Arts at Farnham. Working with communities and marginalised groups has been a pivotal point in Sandy's practice. Visit Sandy's website.
2005-06: Kevin Wells
Kevin Wells trained as a painter at the Surrey Institute of Art & Design (now University for the Creative Arts). Kevin was the first Artist in Residence at Watts Gallery. See Kevin's work here.