Roger Stephens

Experience and training:

1990-1992      Weymouth College.  (City and Guilds Advanced Craft Diploma with Distinction.)

1992-2001          Salisbury Cathedral Major Repair Programme.  Carver on the Spire & West Front.

 

Exhibitions:

2013             Cadogan Contemporary, London.

1999-2012     The Garden Gallery, Broughton, Stockbridge, Hampshire.

2012               Avebury Manor, Avebury, Wiltshire.

2012               Red Orb, Langton Matravers, Dorset.

2012              The Cartshed Gallery, Semley, Dorset.

2011              “Figures in a Landscape”, The Study Centre, Winchester, Hampshire.

2011              “The Word”,  Sarum College, The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

2011              Bloomsbury Art Fair,  Goodenough College, London.

2011              “Sculpture in Paradise”,  Chichester, West Sussex.

2011              “Received Wisdom”,  Arlington Art Centre, Newbury, Berkshire.

2010              The Himalayan Garden & Sculpture Park, Ripon. North Yorkshire.

2010              The Art House Gallery, Bournemouth, Dorset.

2010              “Liminality, Toward the Unknown Region”, Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury.

2009              The Gallery, Pewsey, Wiltshire.

2009              “A Quiet Knowledge”,  Arlington Art Centre, Newbury, Berkshire.

2009              Morgan Boyce Gallery, Marlborough, Wiltshire.

2008              “Aspects of Conflict”,  Solo Exhibition.  Salisbury Library, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

2008               Puthall Sculpture Park, Marlborough, Wiltshire.

2008               “Stone”,  Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

2008               “In Passing”,  Arlington Art Centre, Newbury, Berkshire.

2007               Netherhampton House, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

2007               Kelly Ross Fine Art,  The Art Stable, Child Okeford, Dorset.

2006               Yew Tree Project,  The Art Centre, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

2006               Three Sculptors,  The Garden Gallery, Broughton, Stockbridge, Hants.

2006               Wiltshire Open Exhibition, The Library, Salisbury, Wiltshire.  (Prize-winner)

2006              “A Sculptural Landscape”,  University of Winchester, Winchester, Hampshire.

2006/7            Newnham Paddox Sculpture Park, Nr. Rugby, Warickshire.

2005               ArtSway Open,  Sway, Brockenhurst, Hampshire.

2005                RHS Harlow Carr, Harrogate, Yorkshire.

2005                Art Loan Collection, University College, Winchester.

2004                Grapevine Gallery, Norwich, Norfolk.

2004                Millfield Summer Show, Atkinson Gallery, Millfield, Street Somerset. (Prize-winner)

2004                “A Thing of Beauty”,  South Walsham, Norfolk.

2003                “Drawn from Nature”,  Exbury Gardens, Hampshire.

2003,4&6         “Art in the Garden”,  Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Romsey, Hampshire.

2003                 Wylye Valley Art Trail, Chaffyn Grove School, Salisbury.

2002                Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London.

2001                Henley Arts Festival, Henley on Thames.

1998                Beatrice Royal, Eastliegh, Hampshire. Summer Exhibition.

1997                “Touchstone”  Sculpture Project, Salisbury, Wiltshire.

(Arts Council A4E National Lottery Grant)

1997                “Touchstone”  Sculpture  Exhibition, Fisherton Mill, Salisbury, Wiltshire

1996                Art at Ellingham Mill, Nr Bungay, Suffolk.

 

Significant Commissions: 

2012 Stone Memorial Bench.  Church of St. Cross,
  Winchester, Hampshire.
2010 Two sandstone Acorns, Knowle Park.
  Fair Oak & Horton Heath Parish Council,
  Eastliegh, Hampshire
2008 Garden Stone Memorial.  Pitton, Wiltshire.
2007 Garden Sculpture in Northumberland Grit Stone,
  Private Collector.
2006 Garden Sculpture in Peakmoor Sandstone &
  Kilkenny Fossil Limestone,
  Seating in Portland Limestone & Iroko.
  Private Collector.
2005 Garden Sculpture in Northumberland Grit Stone,
  Private Collector.
  Design and create three sculptural seats in
  Granite for the Porter’s Garden, in the
  Historic Dockyard, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth.
  (Onyx Environmental Trust Award)
  (Best Landscaping Award 2005. Portsmouth Society).
2003 Commemorative Sculpture in Portland Stone,
  For St. Peter’s RC School, Winchester, Hampshire.
2002 Sculptural Seat and Sundial, in Portland Stone,
  for a Memorial Garden, St Mary’s Church,
  Broughton, Hampshire.
  Replacement Cartouche in Ham Hill Stone,
  for Taylor’s Historic Almshouses Conservation
  Project, Salisbury, Wiltshire.
  (Winners of The Civic Society  “Lady Radnor Award”)
1999 “Animal, Vegetable or Mineral” in Kilkenny
  Limestone, (Wayside Seating), Sculpture for
  Broughton Public Art Commission, Broughton,
  Nr Stockbridge, Hampshire.
  (Part of “Best Street Furniture” award.
  South of England in Bloom)