Carole Hawthorne MA (Fine Art)

10 Haddon Road, West Bridgeford, Nottingham, NG2 6EQ
Telephone: 07792022816


Currently Working at Backlit Studios 
Ashley Street, Sneinton 

Recent Exhibitions Include:


2021- THE ART OF MUSIC- group show - King Street Studios Lancaster

2021-LOCKDOWN - Groupshow - Fronteer gallery Sheffield

2021- SHAREBEARS - Groupshow, Backlit Gallery, Nottingham

2021 - ALRIGHT, Selected Online Exhibition

2021- STILL - Group online show at

2020 - RECULTIVATE, Selected Online Exhibition

2020 ISO Open, Old Lock Up Gallery,  Derbyshire 


2019 A Long Engagement, Curator & Exhibiting Artist,  BACKLIT Gallery, Nottingham


2018 See Here,  Old Neals Auction House, Nottingham

2017 Lady Bay Arts Festival, Nottingham


2017 Cupola Gallery, Sheffield, Colour Code

2017 Kunsthuis Gallery, York, Summer Exhibition

2016 University of Nottingham, Summer Open Exhibition


2016 Solo show, Wallner Gallery, Lakeside Art Centre, University of Nottingham

2016 Blue Owl Gallery, Grantham -  group exhibition

2015 Art Athena, Athens, Greece

Other Exhibitions include:

East Midland Contemporary Art Auction, Djanogly Arts Centre, Nottingham

Conquest Hospital Hastings. Organised by Arts in Healthcare, East Sussex Hospitals

50 over 50 Exhibition, University of Brighton

 Open Exhibition, Castle Museum and Art Gallery

Jelly Legged Chicken Gallery, Reading

Harborne Gallery, Birmingham

Bridlesmith Gate Gallery, Nottingham

A New Light ‘, Peterborough City Art Gallery and Museum

South Hall, Castle Museum, Nottingham

Hastings Museum and Art Gallery, Sussex. On Reflection

Watermans Gallery, London. Check Out
Also at Small Mansions Art Centre, London


Beaumanor Hall, Leicester. Funded by Leicester Education Authority

Oldknows Gallery, Nottingham. Colour and Place  funded by East Midlands Arts

Peterborough City Gallery. Visual Arts Hire Scheme.

Smiths Gallery, Covent Garden, London

Leicester City Gallery, - Colourful Women  funded by the Arts Council


Bonington Gallery, Nottingham. New Works



Solo Exhibitions include:

Solo show, Wallner Gallery, Lakeside Art Centre, University of Nottingham


Harrington Mill Studios, Long Eaton, Recent Paintings 
Head Street Gallery, Halstead, Essex
Ferrers Art Gallery, Ashby.
Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery
University of Lancashire, Preston Arts Centre
Keele University, Chancellors Gallery
Atrium Gallery, Derby
Oldknows Gallery, Nottingham funded by East Midlands Arts

Collections Include:

Long term loan of 8 paintings to Nottingham City Council for the Chief Executive’s Suite at the Guildhall, Nottingham

Nottingham Trent University - Painting in the boardroom of the Design Department, Faculty of Art & Design

Nottingham Law School Ltd. - Two paintings in the boardroom

Nottingham Trent University - Four paintings in the Vice Chancellors executive offices

Peter Grubb Design - Two paintings in reception area

Qualifications :

MA Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University 

ATC Hornsey College of Art, London 

NDD Painting and Printmaking - Coventry College of Art 

Employment :

Course Leader, Foundation Art and Design, New College Nottingham - 1993 to 1999

Course Leader, HND Fine Art, New College Nottingham - 1999 to 2001

Currently freelance  
Commissions taken