About me

paulien con martello 01 2014


2016  SINGING SIRENS  SOLO EXHIBITION –  drawings + sculptures

2014 2015 Carving in Pietrasanta Italy for 4 months.

2013 ARTWAVE FESTIVAL group show – sculpture

1992-2018 BRIGHTON FESTIVAL OPEN HOUSE Sculptures and drawings

2008 SALISBURY ART CENTRE –   Sculpture.


2006 SANDS FEMALE PRISON – Public Art Project with female inmates


2005 WORTHING MUSEUM – group show with Skelton family

2004 READING PRISON – Public sculpture with inmates

1998 ARTICHAUT  Sculpture and drawings  – joint Exhibition with Piers Ottey

1996 CHICHESTER GALLERY – ARTICHAUT  Sculpture and drawings


Apprenticeship with lettercutter John Skelton, Ditchling, Sussex 1991-4. Sir John Cass Art School, London, Fine art BA, 1987-91. Port Elizabeth Art School, South Africa, 1975-77.

Residencies St. Lukes school 2000, “Carving Mountains” at De la Warr pavilion, including Gaudier-Breska, Moore, Hepworth, Gill,1998

Sculpture workshops Reading male prison 2005, Berkshire Agriculture College 2005-9.

Group exhibitions Moncrieff gallery, W.Sussex, 2007. ‘Stone’ at Salisbury Art gallery, 2008.

Brighton Festival Open House, 2000-18. Sussex Open, 1996. Sussex Sculptors at Hove Museum, 1993 and Charleston farmhouse, 1994. Artichaut gallery, Chichester, 1996-8.

Restoration- St. Mary’s Ealing Broadway of a Victorian funeral monument of angel’s head, 2012.The Slater family memorial in Newick parish church, 2011. Howard family memorial, Ashmore Parish church, Wilts, 2011.

Teaching- Skelton workshops, 2001-2020. Northbrook College, Worthing, 2000-09.

Walks – Camino de Santiago, 5 weeks, 2009. Brighton to Lands End, 7 weeks, 2008.

Commissions- Memorial for 3 young residents at Streat Rectory Barn, Sussex,2011.Letter cutting for Florence House Retreat, Seaford, 2011. Sands female prison, Surrey 2006.