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Marie-Claire Hamon

Born in Belgium

Educated in Belgium, France and Switzerland

1999 B.A (HONS) Falmouth College of arts

2003 P.G.C.E. University of Exeter

SOLO Shows

2023 All Life Comes From The Mountain, Borlase Smart Room, Porthmeor Studios, St Ives Cornwall

2021 The Forager, That Art Gallery, Bristol

2018 We want to keep dreaming,Tremenheere gallery, Tremenheere sculpture garden, Gulval Cornwall

2014   Scratched, The Newlyn gallery, Cornwall

2012   The Stoneman gallery, Penzance, Cornwall

2010   A long Haul, the ramp, the exchange, Penzance.

2006,07,09,11 Campden gallery, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

2007 Cadogan Contemporary, London

2003,05 Badcocks gallery,Newlyn, Cornwall

Selected mixed shows

2023 NSA showcase Tremenheere gallery, Gulval, Cornwall.

2021 Discerning Eye Prize, shortlisted, the Mall gallery, London

2021 The NSA 125th anniversary show selected and curated by Lisa Wright

2020 Wells Art Contemporary, short listed, Wells.

2020 The Landscape show, Tremenheere gallery,Cornwall

2019 Exlibris Tremenheere gallery, Gulval, Cornwall.

2018 The drawing show NSA Tremenheere gallery, Gulval,Cornwall

2018 Borders, NSA, Tremenheere gallery,Gulval,Cornwall

2016 Walking into memory, site specific, Penzance, Cornwall

2016 On st Michael’s path, 12star gallery, Europe House, Smith square, London

2016 On st Michael’s path, Tremenheere sculpture park, Gulval, Penzance, Cornwall.

2014 Drawing the line, Millenium gallery St Ives

2013 Suspended Sentences, Turner’s warehouse Newlyn, Cornwall.

2013 The Dark rooms, CAST, Helston, Cornwall

2012 The Wreck of the Imagination, St Anne’s, Lewes, Sussex

2011 The Print Show, The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall

2010 MK open, Milton Keynes

2010 Reality Check, The Newlyn Gallery, Cornwall

2009 NSA at the Royal West Academy of Art, Bristol

2008The Drawing show selected by the drawing room, London, The Exchange, Penzance, Cornwall

2008 Unquiet earth, NSA, St Ives, Cornwall

2004 Plymouth Art gallery, Plymouth, Devon

2003 The Hunting Prize, The Royal College of Art, London

2011-12 The Stoneman Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall

2010-15 St Anne’s gallery, Lewes, Sussex

2005-14 Campden Gallery, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

2005-14 Belgrave gallery, St Ives, Cornwall

2004-11 Cadogan Contemporary, London


April 2014

Residency at the Tate residency space with TAap.

Porthmeor Studio, St Ives, Cornwall


January 15

Distraction on the edge of the woods, on Saatchi screen, Saatchi Gallery, London,

August 15

We are not the centre of the universe, on Saatchi screen, Saatchi gallery, London. 



2013 - 24   Tutor, Newlyn school of art, Newlyn.

2016          Visiting lecturer. University of Falmouth.

2007          Visiting artist Falmouth College of Arts

2003-2006 Visiting lecturer Cornwall College Pool

2012-13     Visiting lecturer Cornwall College Pool

Member of Newlyn Society of Artists since 2008


On St Michaels way exhibition book.

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