SELWAY, Douglas C

1950 - ?

Doug Selway

Born in Essex in 1950, son of Sidney Douglas Selway (1915-2003) and his wife Kathleen Hilda née Shakespeare (1923-1989), who married in Essex in 1947. He studied at Kingsway College in London and was an art tutor in London and a freelance since early 1990 and full time since 2001 mostly propmaking, a wide range of community arts such as carnival, theatre and puppet projects, and studio based teaching. Douglas Selway married at Islington, London in 2000, Susi Hines, a jewellery designer and the lived at Denman House, California Road, Manningtree, Essex. They now live in an 18th Century town house in a pretty Suffolk village and converted the garage space for Doug's studio which is full of extraordinary surreal sculptures, and words and sketches scrawled on the walls and ceilings. Both Doug and Susi hold various soirees and workshops for friends. Doug has had mixed exhibitions at Reunion Gallery Felixstowe; Brighton Art Fair; 12PM Old Fire Engine House Gallery Ely and his solo shows include Key Arts Ipswich; Annex Gallery Fairbanks, Alaska; The Minories Gallery Colchester; Gainsborough’s House Sudbury; Jaywick Martello Tower and many other other venues.

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