Bernie Rutter

PRINTMAKER PROFILE

ARTIST STATEMENT

Bernie Rutter trained in Fine Art at NTU, she is originally from the industrial heartland of West Midlands, she is fascinated by process, by the alchemy of change, by pressure, by heat, by the intervention of human invention. The work included in this exhibition combines traditional printmaking with new experimental photographic transfer process’s. There is a focus on contemporary use of text within Printmaking. Bernie is Co-founder of Sculpture Works Ltd with sculptor Denis O’Connor and lectures in Art Design at NTU and University of Derby. She is currently working from her studio in Wirksworth, Derbyshire.

 

Winner of the Surface Gallery Award (2020)

Photo-Credit-Chris-Webb

SELECTED PRINTS

2020_60-1-CROP

For Nest Building

by Bernie Rutter

Blind Emboss and Transfer Sublimation Print on Fabriano

2020_60-2-CROP

Learn How to Fly

by Bernie Rutter

Collagraph & Sublimation Heat Transfer Print on Fabriano

AWARD WINNER

PREVIOUSLY SELECTED PRINTS