- Website: http://www.carowilliams.com
Caro Williams is a visual artist. Her art spans a wide range of materials and processes to create site-responsive installations, sculptures, texts, and sound based work.
Caro Williams’ art is driven by her interest in language, sound, nuance, and place. Frequently referencing poetry, myths, and nature, much of her work originates from spoken words, field recordings and incidental sounds. Caro works with a diverse range of materials and processes to create installations, sculptures, drawings, text, and sound works.
Born in Hong Kong, Caro currently lives and works in Auckland, New Zealand. Caro studied at Camberwell College of Art, London, and AUT, Auckland where she received a postgraduate research scholarship and gained an MA (first class hons). Caro exhibits widely and has received a number of awards for her work, including the 2008 James Wallace Postgraduate Award (Visual Arts), the 2013 Gen-i Selector’s Award for her installation at Headland Sculpture on the Gulf, she was a 2014 Wallace Art Awards traveling finalist, a Celeste 2015 International finalist and a 2016 recipient of Creative New Zealand World War 1 Centenary (WW100) Co-commissioning Fund. Her work is held in public and private collections including the James Wallace Arts Trust, New Zealand.
- Categories: Installation/Land/Site-specific, Digital/Light/Sound, Conceptual
- Materials: Mixed media, Fiberglass/Plastic/Resin, Metal (other)
- Location: London