Andy Goldsworthy was born in Cheshire, England, in 1956 and now lives in Scotland. He studied at Bradford School of Art and Preston Polytechnic and has been making art in the environment, both rural and urban, since the mid-1970s. Over the past 25 years, Goldsworthy works with natural materials, such as leaves, sand, ice, and stone that often originate from the where is creating his art.
Goldsworthy has produced more than 70 exhibitions and projects all over the world including those in the Canadian Arctic; Digne, France; the streets of London; and Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.
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Teacher: Sam Slydel
TA: Jenny Lakeman
Artist: Andy Goldsworthy