Edwina Ashton (b. 1965, London) lives and works in Bristol. Ashton studied at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University (1985-1989), Camberwell College of Arts, London (1990-1991) and Goldsmiths College of Arts, London (1993-1996). She makes sculptures, videos, animations and drawings of oblique and absurd characters and narratives. Recent exhibitions include: Puppet Show, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK (2013); In the Belly of the Whale (Act III), Monothermosa Fray Martinez, Spain (2012); LUPA 9, LUPA, London (2012); Icons of the Puppet Animation, Barbican Art Gallery, London (2011); Out with the Hammers, Phoenix Gallery, Exeter, UK (2011); No more furniture, WORKS|PROJECTS, Bristol (2010); Mr Panz at Lake Leman (notes on mammals and habitats), Animation commission for Animation Projects (2010); Gallery Termite, Performance with Jordan Mckenzie and Aaron Williamson, Studio 1.1, London.
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