Clare Woods was born in Southampton in 1972 and lives and works in London and Herefordshire. She completed an MA in Fine Art at Goldsmith’s College, London in 1999, after a BA in Fine Art at Bath College of Art, Bath, in 1994.
Woods was commissioned by Contemporary Art Society Consultancy for a major commission at the Olympic Park, London in 2012.
Woods’ paintings have been the subject of solo exhibitions The Dark Matter, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton (2012); The Unquiet Head, The Hepworth Wakefield, Wakefield (2011); and Deaf Man’s House, The Chisenhale Gallery, London (2006).
Woods’ current touring exhibition A Tree A Rock A Cloud, launched at Oriel Davies in September 2014, is now at Oriel y Parc Landscape Gallery, St Davids until 5 March 2016. Supported by Arts Council of Wales.