Clare Woods


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.


Clare Woods