Lincoln Kirby Bell



Curriculum Vitae

Born                     1962  Kingston, South Australia

Address                7 Bay View Terrace, Penzance, Cornwall, UK, TR18 4HS

Telephone            01736 333 533


Professional Development and Experience

2008                     Potting in my Newlyn studio, throwing and handbuilding an array of slip-trailed           

                             tableware and sculptural pieces.

2007                     Two months residency at Ernabella Anangu school, remote aboriginal community 

                             Western desert, Australia.

                             Six months residency at Goalyard studios, St. Ives.

2006                     Access tenant at the Jam Factory, Adelaide, South Australia

2003 to 2005        Eighteen months in Central America touring potteries in Mexico.

                             Established and taught a ceramics program at Casa Guatemala orphanage in


                             Mayan temple excavation with a large ceramics component in Belize.

1994 to 2003        Member of Jamboree clay workshop, Adelaide, South Australia.

1998                     Residency at Chamisoplatz Keramik Studio, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany.

1989 to 1993        Worked in English studios and studied an MA at the Royal College of Art, 

                             London. (incomplete)

1988                     Burial ground excavation, San Pedro de Attacarma, Chile.

1987                     Recipient Australia Council Grant – Studio Development.

1985 to 1987        Access tenant at the JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia.

1981 to 1983        Graduated BA Ceramic Design, University of South Australia.

1983                     Ceramic excavation, Sukathai, Thailand.

1980                     O’Halloran Hill Department of Further Education, Arts and Crafts Certificate.

Recent Exhibitions

2007                     National Ceramics Conference, Brisbane, Australia.

2006                     The Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize, South Australian Museum.           

                             (Third Prize, Sculpture).

2006                     Boxes, The JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia.

2006                     Collectanea, Fringe festival, South Australian Museum.

2006                     Tall Things, Atrium, The JamFactory, Adelaide, South Australia.

2006                     Carpe Argillum, Light Square Gallery, Adelaide, South Australia.

2004                     Solo show, Sea Garden, Bay Discovery gallery, Adelaide, South Australia.

2001                     Mugs and Jugs, Purple Space, Jam Factory, Adelaide, South Australia.

2001                     Jamboree clay workshop 10 year anniversary exhibition.   

                             The JamFactory, South Australia.                            

2001                     Solo Show, Aqwa, Urban Cow gallery, South Australia.

2000                     Place and Identity, South Australian Art Museum, Adelaide, South Australia.

2000                     Commemorating the Millennium, The Ceramics Art Gallery.          

                             Paddington, NSW. Australia


                    The Art Gallery of South Australia, The Sepparton Art Gallery.

                              The South Australian Collection.

Artist Statement

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