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Alison Mitchell lives and works
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SELECTED COMMISSIONS:
2005   Southern lights
          commissioned by the School of Mathematics,
          Science & Technology, Institute of Education,
          University of London, Bedford Way, London.
2000   Colour of music and Waking up in London
          commissioned by Enron Europe Ltd,
          Enron House, Grosvenor Place, London.
1995   Wind tunnel
          private commission.
1993   Travel times
          commissioned by St John's College Cambridge.
          Travel Times commemorates the life and work
          of Sir Harold Jeffreys, geophysicist, astronomer
          and fellow of the college for 75 years. It is
          based on one of his best known seismological
          tables, 'travel times for a surface focus.'
1989   Cotton hanging
          commissioned by Dean and Chapter, this
          weaving hangs beneath a Burne Jones/
          William Morris stained glass window in the
          Lady Chapel at Christ's Church Cathedral,
          Oxford.
1985   Ten woven wall panels
          commissioned by W.H. Smith's for the main
          distribution centre's lounge in Swindon.
1978   Five panelled tapestry
          commissioned for the Refectory, Bodington
          Hall, University of Leeds.

SELECTED DIRECTORIES AND
PROFESSIONAL ORGANISATIONS:
from    Selected Maker on Craft Council
1974    photostore. Craft Council
from    Member of The Society of Designer
2001    Craftsmen.
SELECTED EXHIBIITIONS:
2011   Elements: The Material World
          The Forum, Norwich, Norfolk.
2010   Elements: Man and the Environment
          The Forum, Norwich, Norfolk.
2009   UK-Japan artists exchange group
          Lennox Gallery, Chelsea, London.
2009   Troika 7 (small art)
          Dragon Hall, Norwich, Norfolk.
2008   Salthouse 08
          Salthouse Church, Salthouse, Norfolk.
2006   Salthouse 06
          Salthouse Church, Salthouse, Norfolk.
2005   Designer crafts 2005
          Society of Designer Craftsmen,
          The Mall, London.
2004   Hidden Art Revealed
          Geffrye Museum, East London.
2001   The World Competition of Arts and Crafts
          Kanazawa 2001, Japan.
1999   Alison Mitchell
          Broughton House Gallery, Cambridge.
1998   Hackney Contemporaries
          The Orangery, Holland Park, London.
1997   Made in Hackney
          Brewery Arts, Cirencester, Gloucestershire.

SELECTED EDUCATION:
2005-  Norwich School of Art & Design
2007   MA in Textile Culture Distinction.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
2004   Elle Decoration, Feb.
          Issue featured woven rugs.
2003   ICON magazine, May
          Architecture Today, July
          Both issues featured collaborative work with
          architect Patrick Lynch (Young Architect of the
          Year 2007) to design and build Marsh View in
          2002, an acclaimed contemporary house on
          the North Norfolk coast. Lynch Architects
1999   House Proud part 3, Moving In.
          BBC 2 presented by Marian Lewis
          featuring woven hangings.
1998   HANDWOVEN, U.S.A. Nov / Dec 1997
          Traditional Textiles in Sumba A. Mitchell.
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