ALEXANDRA HARLEY
Member of the Royal Society of Sculptors and currently serving on the Board of Trustees
Member of The London Group
Free painters and Sculptors Society
Brancaster Chronicles, annual invited artist discussion forum

EDUCATION
St Martins School of Art, Advanced Course
Wimbledon School of Art BA Honours

PRIZES & AWARDS
2016 Brian Mercer bronze casting fellowship, Pietrasanta, Italy
2016 The Tassis Foundry Prize
2012 and 2013 East West Exhibition Sculpture Prize
2012-2014 and 2016-2017 AA2A Award, Chelmsford College
2013 Vermont Studio Center Award
2014 EWAAC Residency, Kyoto


CURRENT & FORTHCOMING

The Brancaster Chronicles discussion of my sculptures can be found www.branchron.com

I shall be showing 'Firian' at the Muse Gallery with the FPS 269 Portobello Road London W11 1LR 2nd-7th October. 

'Pirolo', a bronze sculpture has been selected for the Wells Contemporary held in the beautiful historic Bishop's Palace and Gardens, Wells, Somerset from 6th-21st October 2018

I have a sculpture 'Masango' selected for the Discerning Eye Exhibition at the Mall Galleries London SW1, 15th -25th November


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018 'Selfscapes' Dalby Forest, Yorkshire

2018 Felix and Spear Gallery summer exhibition, London www.felixandspear.com

2018 'Embracing the Underdog' with The London Group, Q Park Gerrard Street London
2018 Nothing Endures but Change curated by Susan Haire, St John's Church Waterloo, London 2018 'Duo' with Asayo Kawase at Posk Gallery Hammersmith, London 2018 'Testing' Unit 3 Gallery Bow London
2017 'Free' at the Clerkenwell Gallery, London
2017 ING Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries London
2017 The London Group Open (part 2) Cello Factory, Waterloo, London

Anguilla stone carving commission, December 2017, a celebration of 50 years of independence. This has been postponed indefinitely due to the devastating hurricane. My thoughts are with all those who have been affected

2017 Morley at Holborn, Holborn Old Library, London,
2017 Summer Exhibition Felix and Spear Gallery, Ealing, London
2017 East West Artlink Posk Gallery Hammersmith, London
2017 Heritage Gallery, Greenwich, London, the Brancaster exhibition
2016 Athens Art Fair, Greece, with the Tassis Foundry
2016 Brian Mercer bronze casting Fellowship exhibition, Royal Society of Sculptors, London
2016 Transition, at the Stone Space, Leytonstone, London E11
2015 Creekside Open (selected by Lisa Milroy), APT Gallery, London
2015 The London Group Open, part 1, Cello Factory
2015 and 2014 Brancaster Chronicles, invited artist discussion forum
2014 Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London
2014 Naked, Free Painters and Sculptors Open exhibition, Menier Gallery, London
2014 Hachinosu Gallery and Jarfo Gallery, Kyoto
2014 The POSK show, 4 artists at the Polish Centre Gallery, Hammersmith, London
2012/13 East West Award exhibition, La Galleria, London
2012 Then and Now 60th anniversary show of the Free Painters and Sculptors Society
2012 Taiwan touring exhibition of wood sculpture. Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum, Miaoli County, Huanshan Creative Park Taipei
2012 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
2012 Bath Society Open, Victoria Gallery, Bath
2011 Cork Street Open Exhibition
2010 Naked Royal British Society Sculptors
2008 Deptford X Frameworks Deptford
2007 St Martins Show, Poussin Gallery, London
2004 Selected exhibition Royal British Society of Sculptors
2002 Andy Goldsworthy and Alexandra Harley Gables Yard Gallery, Norfolk
2000, 2001, 2002 Broomhill Sculpture Park, Barnstaple, Devon
1999 Bankside Browsers Tate Gallery London

COMMISSIONS AND PUBLIC SCULPTURES
2015 First Anguilla Sculpture Symposium November
2014 Contemporary Art Institute, Massachusetts, stone symposium
2010 UK artist to Andres Institute of Art, stone symposium
2009 Chinbrook Gardens Peace Pole dedicated to Archbishop Desmond Tutu (BBC report, with video; Alexandra Harley writes about this commission)
2004 International wood symposium, Horb, Germany

PUBLICATIONS
2015 Drawing included in The Artist handbook, by Kate Wilson (Thames and Hudson)
1998 Sculpture illustrated in sculpture by Jane Hill, (Hodder and Stoughton)
2005 Sculpture illustrated in Grand Designs 2006 Tim Scott: catalogue essay for Poussin Gallery