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Caz is a Sheffield based artist. Her recent works are mostly of people: either commissioned portraits or figurative images that explore human connectedness to nature (or distance from it).

"I most love art that connects, rather than alienates, us."

Artist History

2023 - 'Stirrings', Belonging', and 'Rise And Shine' each selected for the New Light Prize Exhibition 2023-2024 to tour 5 galleries:
The Williamson Art Gallery and Museum 30th September- 22th December 2023
Bankside Gallery 27th February - 3rd March 2024
Rheged Art Centre 14th March - 2nd June 2024
The Biscuit Factory 11th June - Mid September 2024
The Mercer Art Gallery 12th October - 21st December 2024

2022 - 'Rise and Shine' shortlisted for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in London

2022 - 'Nature' exhibited in the Cupola Contemporary Gallery in 'Janus Revisited' exhibiton

2022 - 'Delight' sold via auction at the Cupola Contemporary Gallery. All proceeds went to Disaster Emergency Committee for the Ukrainian Humanitarian Appeal

2021 - Filmed timelapse video showing the making of 'Nature' in charcoal and gold oil paint for new youtube channel

2021 - 'Delight' still life in oil made as part of tribute event 'Celebrating Richard Schmid' on website: https://www.richardschmidart.com

2020 - Portrait of Nicky Stopford included as part of Google Arts & Culture's 'Healthcare Heroes' permanent exhibition and made as part of #portraitsfornhsheroes

2020 - Portrait of Nihal Arthanayake and tryptic of Dame Floella Benjamin included in #skyartsportraitoftheweek Instagram

2019 - Portrait accepted for permanent display at St. Christopher's Hospice, London

2017-2018 - Selected for Portrait of Distinction competition, Art in the Garden

2015-2016 - Commissioned as artist to set up volunteer run art groups throughout Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, NHS Trust

2015 - Designed and ran groups for NHS exhibition at John Lewis cafe, Sheffield

2013-2015 - Ran an art group for patients on a brain-injury unit as a volunteer, Northern General Hospital

2014 - Solo exhibition 'Spellbound', The Clock Tower Gallery

2011 - Joint exhibition 'Evolution', Harland Cafe

2009 - Joint exhibition 'Childhood', Cafe Euro

2002 - Post Graduate Diploma in Art Psychotherapy, University of Sheffield

1994 - Foundation Studies in Art and Design, Norton College