Arthur Buxton

07530218092 | arthur2.buxton@uwe.ac.uk | @arthurbuxton

Over eight years experience working in arts education within printmaking studios providing instructional and technical expertise. During this period I have worked on academic research and business partnerships, as creative industry partner and director. My widely acclaimed limited edition prints have sold to an international audience in over ten countries. I have taught as Visiting Lecturer, Teacher Trainer and Instructor at Universities, Schools and private studios. My print editioning experience includes producing work for artists Leslie Mutchler, Jason Urban, Ed Scissor, Ian Chamberlain and Sir Peter Blake. 

Education

  • University of the West of England, Bristol: Digital Print Fellowship (2008 – 2009)

  • University of the West of England, Bristol: BA (Hons.) Illustration (2005 – 2008)

  • University of the Arts, London: Foundation (Merit) Art and Design (2004 – 2005) 

Membership and Training

  • Fellow, Higher Education Academy (Expected October 2019, HEA)

  • Foundation Certificate in Teaching and Learning. (UWE)

  • Diploma in Computer Aided Design (Expected May 2019, OCR)

  • Certificates in Wood Sawing Machines, Centre Lathe, Arc Welding, H&S and Power Tools. (DATA)


Employment

  • Design Technology Demonstrator, St. Brendan’s Sixth form College (2018 - Present)

  • Senior Technical Instructor, Screen Print Studio, University of the West of England (2013 - Present)

  • Creative Arts Technician, St. Brendan’s Sixth form College (2017 - 2018)

  • Founder and Creative Director, Colourstory Ltd. (2014 - 2018)

  • Senior Technical Instructor, Digital Print Studio, University of the West of England (2009 - 2015)

Selected shows

  • My Square Mile, Repair Acts, Create Centre, Bristol (2019)

  • Miniprint, Arnolfini Bookshop, Bristol (2018)

  • London Art Fair, London Design Centre, London (2018)

  • Just Press Print, University of Texas at Austin, USA (2018)

  • Miniprint, Arnolfini Bookshop, Bristol (2017)

  • #LookingThroughTheEyesOfMachinesAsHumans, Gallery Twenty Two, Bristol (2016)

  • #LookingThroughTheEyesOfMachinesAsHumans, University of the West of England, Bristol (2016)

  • Just Press Print, Selected Venues - Touring Show, USA (2016)

  • Watershed: The Rooms, The Island, Bristol (2015)

  • Miniprint, Blackwell's Bookshop, Bristol (2015)

  • Multiplied Art Fair, Christie’s, London (2015)

  • Printed ‘15, Mixer Arts, Istanbul, Turkey (2015)

  • Just Press Print, Maryland Institute College of Art at Baltimore, USA (2015)

  • Multiplied Art Fair, Christie’s, London (2014)

  • Miniprint, Blackwell's Bookshop, Bristol (2014)

  • CFPR Editions, Hong Kong Graphics Fiesta, Hong Kong (2013)

  • Multiplied Art Fair, Christie’s, London (2013)

  • Miniprint, Blackwell's Bookshop, Bristol (2013)

  • The Collaborative Print Studio in the Digital age, Impact 8, Dundee (2013)

  • Just Press Print, Northern Print, Newcastle (2012)

  • Miniprint, Blackwell's Bookshop, Bristol (2012)

  • Strata Conference, O'reilly Media, New York, USA (2012)

  • Solo Show, The Cube Microplex, Bristol (2011)

Teaching

  • Telling stories with colour - UWE, BA Interior Design, Bristol (2019)

  • Colour as Data - University of Bristol, Jean Goulding Data Institute, Bristol (2018)

  • Found Fonts - UWE, BA Interior Design, Bristol (2018)

  • Telling stories with colour - UWE, BA Interior Design, Bristol (2018)

  • Teacher Training Screen Printing Workshop - St Dunstan’s House, Bristol (2018)

  • Greetings Card Screen Printing Workshop, St Dunstan’s House, Bristol (2017)

  • Screen printing Teacher Training Day, Monmouth School For Boys, Monmouth (2017)

  • Telling stories with colour - UWE, BA Interior Design, Bristol (2017)

  • Artist Talk - UWE, MA Multidisciplinary Printmaking, Bristol (2017)

  • Greetings Card Screen Printing Workshop - Hamilton House, Bristol (2017)

  • Professional Art Practice lecture and supporting tutorials - UWE, BA Illustration, Bristol (2016)

  • Colourstory: Art and user stories in app development - Warwickshire Council Heritage Team  (2016)

  • Greetings Card Screen Printing Workshop - Hamilton House, Bristol (2016)

  • Colourstory: telling stories with colour - UWE, BA Interior Design, Bristol (2015)

  • Artist talk: Arthur Buxton / Colourstory Ltd. - Changing Spaces, Cambridge (2015)

  • Colourstory: my story and the ideas behind the brand - SGS College, Bristol (2015)

  • Greetings Card Screen Printing Workshop - Hamilton House, Bristol (2015)

  • Colour-history: talk and demonstration - Tate Modern, London (2014)

  • The Colour trends of Vogue Magazine Covers - UWE BA Illustration, Bristol (2014)

  • Greetings Card Screen Printing Workshop - Hamilton House, Bristol (2014)

  • Found Fonts Printed Textiles Workshop - Hamilton House, Bristol (2014)

  • Colourstory: idea development insights - The Great Escape Media Conference, Brighton (2013)

  • Visualising Colour Trends - UWE, BA Fashion, Bristol (2013)

  • Colour Trend Visualisation - The Centre for Fine Print Research, Bristol (2013)

  • Colour Trend Visualisation - Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol (2012)

Residencies

  • Pervasive Media Studio, Watershed, Bristol (2013 - Present)

  • Knowle West Media Centre, Bristol (2016)

  • The Centre For Fine Print Research, UWE, Bristol (2011 - 2102)

Awards and Grants

  • Space Arts Hack the Tate, Tate Gallery, London (2016)

  • Research and Enterprise in Arts and Creative Technology (REACT) Alumni Fund, Bristol (2015)

  • Kickstarter, Bristol (2014)

  • Webstart, Bristol (2014)

  • Research and Enterprise in Arts and Creative Technology, (REACT) Prototype Fund, Bristol (2013)

  • Cilo Design Award, Cilo, Germany (2012)

Selected Bibliography

  • Michèle Kerneïs (ed), Iconographie Mathématique, Hachette (2016)

  • Seoung Yun Shin, Color, Graphic Design, Naver Publishing Korea (2016)

  • Paul Laidler (ed), Editorial, Working Proof, UWE Bristol (2016)

  • Simon Moreton (ed), Editorial, REACT, Watershed Bristol (2015)

  • Lucy Feldman, Five Art Projects, Wall Street Journal, WSJ Online (2014)

  • D. Prangburn, App Turns Your Life Into A Colour Wheel, Vice Motherboard, Vice Online (2014)

  • Carinna Parraman, Colour in the Age of Digital Reproduction, Art in Print, Art in Print (2013)

  • Kyle Vanhemert, 13 of the Year’s Best Infographics, Wired, Wired Online (2013)

  • Gareth Cook (ed), Editorial,  Best American Infographics, Mariner Books (2013)

  • Nancy Campbell, CFPR Editions, Printmaking Today, Cello Press (2012)

  • Kang Kyung Min (ed), Portfolio, Elle Magazine, Hearst Magazines (2011)

  • Alice-Azania Jarvis, Digital Digest, The Independent, Independent Newspapers (2011)

  • Tim Sommer (ed), Studio,  Art Magazine, Gruner und Jahr (2011)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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