1974 - ?

Virginia Dowe-Edwards

As Virginia Clare Dowe, she was born at Ipswich on 9 May 1974, daughter of Graham John Dowe (17 April 1945-6 June 2020) and his wife Juliet J. née Cook, who married at Ipswich in 1967. Virginia married at Ipswich in 2001, Adam S. Edwards and works under the name of Virginia Dowe-Edwards. Virginia studied at University Campus Suffolk 1992-1994 for her BT Tech Art & Design and at the University of Wolverhampton 1994-1997 for her B.A. (hons) degree 3D design ceramics. Artist in residence at Edgbaston High School in Birmingham and whilst there began to exhibit her ceramics at various galleries and joined by a friend at her studio in Northampton, in 1999 began a business. Virginia now works from her home in a converted stable at Old Newton House, Rugby, Warwickshire. Virginia has exhibited her work at various venues including Shire Hall, Stafford; Leith Gallery, Edinburgh; Imagine Gallery, Long Melford, Suffolk; Pyramid Gallery, York; Mid-Cornwall Gallery, Parr; Rostra Gallery, Bath; Serana Hall, Southwold, Suffolk; Baxters, Dartmouth; Craft Centre, Leeds; Torquil, Henley-in-Arden; Cambridge Contemporary Art and elsewhere and she has stockists in most major towns.

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