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design production and manufacture

 

Marianne Forrest FCSD

BA(Hons) Three-dimensional Design
MA(RCA) Silversmithing
Fellow of the Chartered Society of Designers
Freeman (by redemption) of the City of London

Senior Lecturer in BA(Hons)Design

RAE Outcomes

Teaching
Three-dimensional Design including product, space and 2D into 3D; Managing the Design process and recruitment.

Research Interests
Developing formal and informal surfaces and interfaces using time and form as leading concerns.



Practice based research

Current projects include:

Newnham College timepiece; Northern Gateway Commission, Ebbw Vale (Installation TBC); Transformations, an exploration of encapsulation using the mundane to create epiphanies for exhibition and community involvement.

2006 - Kinetic sculptures for the London Business School

2006 - Holyhead Railway Station Sculpture

2006 - Histon Pavilion timepiece

2005 - Commemorative neckpiece, private collection

2005/6 - Sculptures and timeline, Portishead Quays

2004 - Sculptures and kinetic timepiece, London Business School

2004 - Clock, Barometer, Thermometer/sculpture, Queen Mary II

2001 - Clock for the Royal Automobile Club, Piccadilly

2000 - Commemorative Clock, Highgate School

2000 - Wall Clock, Virgin Atlantic

1999 - Foyer Clock, British Land Co., Regents Park, London

1999 - Epiphany series of pocket watches

1999 - Wall Clock, Malvern Theatre

1998 - External Clock for 7 Dials, Covent Garden

1997 - External Wall Frieze for General Accident (Architect Hawk PLC), Cork St

1996/7 - Tower Clock, Market Square, Spalding

1996 - Wall Sculpture, RCCL Caribbean Cruise Liner

1995 - Kinetic wall piece for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

1995 - Feature Clock, Glaxo-Wellcome Research, Stevenage

1995 - Atrium Clock for Temple Court, Birmingham

1993 - Foyer Clock and boardroom clocks for Inmarsat, London

1992 - Feature Clock for the Criterion Brasserie, Piccadilly, London

1992 - Sculpture Clock for the Kingsmead Shopping Centre, Farnborough

1990 - Compass for the central skylight of a Jon Bannenberg yacht


Exhibitions

1987 - Clockmakers Today, Goldsmiths Hall, London

1987 - British Design in Japan, Seibu, Japan

1994 - The Chemistry Set, Crafts Council

1995 - The Influence of Nature, Crafts Council

1999 - Scale, Contemporary Applied Arts

1996 - Metalanguage, Barbican Centre

1996 - Time Zone, Crafts Council Shop

1996 - Focus, Contemporary Applied Arts

1997 - Beatrice Royal Gallery

1998 - Anniversary Exhibition, Contemporary Applied Arts

1999 - Fine Art, Roger Billcliffe

2003 - Fine Metalwork, Harley Gallery

2004 - Goldsmiths Collection, Harley Gallery

2005 - Haddenham Studios

2006 - The Stone Gallery, Oxfordshire

2006 - Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire

2007 - Galanthus Gallery

2007 - From Conception to Construction, Ucheldre Arts Centre, Holyhead

2007 - Alexander Gallery, Brighton


Collections

Royal Museum of Scotland

Goldsmiths Collection

Hampshire Museum

Priors Court Collection

Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers

Cleveland Craft Centre collection

Victoria & Albert Museum


Guest Lectures

Art, Science & Technology, Birmingham Guildhall

An Explanation, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Starting in Business, York

Time Maker, Birmingham University

Differences that make a Difference, LMU, 2006


Publications

Flotel Interiors, Stormy Sea of Ideas, The Bloomsbury Partnership Ltd., 1992

The Canal, Design for life, Solanke Publications, London, 1992

S. Shirley: The Priors Court Collection, Bohun Gallery, London, 2002 (ISBN; 0 9507212 2 0)

The Goldsmiths' Company: Treasures of the 20th Century, London, 2000 (ISBN; 0 907814 30 5)

J.Sokolov: Product Design 4, PBC International INC., NY, 1990 (ISBN; 0 86636129 4)

Peta Levi: New British Design 1998, Mitchell Beazley, London, 1998 (ISBN; 1 84000 099 6)

Edward Booth Clibborn: The Best of British Product Design, London, 1992 (ISBN; 0904 866 912)

Mario Bellini: The International Design Yearbook 1990/91, Thames & Hudson, 1990 (ISBN; 0 50023 601 1)

Work featured in Crafts Magazine, Perspectives on Architecture, Abitare, London Business Schools Art Collection, Glaxo-Wellcome Collection and Financial Times


Television programmes

BBC 2 Watch Making Master Class, 1998

BBC 2 Techno-Designers, 1998




 
 
 
 
 
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