Jeremy Wyatt

Jeremy Wyatt
Near Marlborough, Wiltshire
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+44 (0)7539393397
Jeremy makes colourful contemporary sculpture and jewellery from titanium, niobium and other metals to commemorate personal, family and corporate events. An elected member of the Surrey Guild of Craftsmen and Association of Contemporary Jewellery, he exhibits in galleries and has taught at an Art College. Inspired by the spectacular colours he can achieve with reactive metals, he enjoys sharing his enthusiasm, knowledge and techniques - some of which he invented - with members of the public.
Winter Jewels – ACJ Wessex exhibition, Hilliers Garden, Romsey – Dec 2019
Marlborough Open Studios - July 2019
Group exhibition, Mount House Gallery, Marlborough – May 2019
Marlborough Open Studios - July 2018
Group exhibition, Mount House Gallery, Marlborough – May 2018
Annual art exhibition, Royal College of Physicians – London 2009
Banks Gallery, Chobham - September 2006
The Gallery, Leatherhead, Surrey - April 2002 - Jan 2003
Newington House Gallery, Charlbury, Oxon. - Feb 2003 - Feb 2004
Exhibited at several craft fairs around the South East - 2001-5
TRAINING, RECOGNITION AND AWARDS

1968 on: Self-taught jeweller and sculptor in metal

1978: Internship at Gies et fils, precious metal engraving studio, Opera, Paris

1979: University of London Convocation Trust Fund Prize for three month study tour to Sri Lanka to document jewellery workshops, gem mines and polishers

1991-92: Pupil of Edith Sommer, Palo Alto, California, focusing on reactive metals

1999-2001: Pupil of Frances Lester, Dorking, Surrey

2004: Elected member by portfolio, Surrey Guild of Craftsmen

2007-9: Teaching reactive metal techniques to students on the Jewellery & Metalworking degree at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, University of Dundee (lectures, demonstrations and supervised workshop sessions)

2018: Accepted as a full member on the basis of portfolio, Marlborough Open Studios

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

2020: Silver, gold and titanium jigsaw 28cm square with 49 pieces representing events in the lives of a married couple for a UK private client

2005-20: Many private commissions for jewellery including pendants, ear rings, necklaces & rings for clients in UK, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Netherlands & Sweden.

2008: Created titanium award pieces for Scottish national pathways conference

2004: “Five NICE years”: 1m X 0.5m X 25cm titanium sculpture to commemorate first 5 years of National Institute of Excellence – on public display at 71 High Holborn, London

One third size copies of 5 NICE Years commissioned for Sir Michael Rawlins, chair and Sir Andrew Dillon, Chief Executive of NICE

2003: Various items of titanium and silver jewellery – private commissions

50th birthday present: ring-anodised titanium tube jigsaw

2002: “Ups and downs”: 50th birthday sculpture - 50 columns of stained hard wood, base and precious metals on an ash base, reflecting a varied life

“Eighteen and accelerating”:18th birthday present – titanium logarithmic series on ash base

2001: “Fifty Golden Years”: golden wedding present – silver, gold and titanium 64-piece jigsaw, new piece mailed every anniversary

2000: 20th wedding anniversary – heavy beaten 18ct gold chain

1999: Christening spoon in silver; various items of jewellery

1976-97: Engraved copper jewellery box, various small jewellery
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Green and purple titanium and silver necklace and earrings
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Green welded titanium choker
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Peacock necklace - titanium triangles