Emma Hambly - very brief bio

Based in Salcombe, Devon, UK; working as an artist (BA painting). Formerly scientist (marine biology; BSc, PhD); also occasional gardener. Sometimes technophile, sometimes technophobe.

Working in a range of media including words, drawing, photography, glass, sound, film, print, stitch and daydream.

Among other things I am interested in light, life, photosynthesis, knowledge, energy, the formation and distribution of information, and notions of progress.

contact: emmahambly@gmail.com


and CV:

BSc (hons) marine and freshwater biology (1997); King's College, London University

PhD Marine molecular microbiology (1999-2002); University of Warwick and Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth

Royal Society travelling postdoctoral fellowship and research (2002-5); UBC Vancouver, Canada

City and Guilds photography (2000)

Diploma in foundations studies (2005/6); PCAD, Plymouth

BA (hons) painting (2006-9); Edinburgh College of Art

Leverhulme Trust artist residency (2010/11); Advanced Technology Institute, University of Surrey

aa2a residency at Plymouth University print studios (2012/13)