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Founder of the Bristol Drawing School, Carol Peace is a figurative sculptor who could not work without drawing. The process of drawing, that intuitive response, is what she aims for in her work.
“It’s all about trying to see, drawing enables that.”
In 1992, she graduated from Winchester School of Art and set up a studio in the Bristol Sculpture Shed, which would later become Spike Island, she moved to her Paintworks studio in Bristol in 2004.
In 2019, Carol moved to a new studio in East London, and also has another quiet studio for larger pieces[…]
‘There Isn’t One Way’ – A line taken from a song by Patty Griffin, another line I could have used was ‘wind came knocking’. Made after Land and Leaves, she stands strong, as if the earth itself has just stood up.