About

Sarah Goudie b.1971 is a visual artist based in the West Midlands working through drawing to explore sculpture, writing and photography.

Arts Education:   MA Fine Art at Birmingham School of Art (Birmingham City University) 2012 -2014. BA Fine Art at Wimbledon School of Art (1997 – 2000), Art Foundation Diploma, Chelsea School of Art, London 1996-1997.

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‘A Song at Dawn’ 40 x 60cm 2018 Giclée print.

Sarah has exhibited within group and solo shows in the UK. Photographs of her drawings have been published in the Fine Art Journal, Zétésis. She taught the ‘Drawing in Space’ two day activity for the Artist Teacher Scheme at Birmingham City University and continues to research the complexities and rewards of a process and a ‘spatial’ approach to making.

Arts PracticeA fascination endures with drawing as a place to gather and curate investigations into spaciousness, dispersal and endurance;  poetics of beauty and injury, poise and longing are the foundation for current practice.

 

  • ‘Walkingstories: horizons & air’  walks and photographs during the COVID-19 lockdown
  • #PianoPiece a year long artwork (starting January 2020)  using parts of a piano gifted and held in storage for many years – interweaving a multi-disciplinary practice to engage stories of material, process and girlhood.
Ploughed Field Series 2020 June
‘Ploughed Field’ Series 2020 June

Education practice:   2012 – 2018  Sarah founded the social enterprise bread2shareCIC, working within social care and education environments with the creative and physical process of bread-making to build creative communities and investigate immersive well-being.

  • Workshops / Classes:– #drawingyourspace – co-facilitates a program of drawing sessions and classes; working through material process and building creative resilience through drawing.
  • Development Co-ordinator:  General Office Gallery and Studios, 12 Hagley Road, Stourbridge, DY8 1PS