Brian Thompson

Associate Dean



Brian Thompson is Associate Dean and Professor of Sculpture at The University of Sunderland. He graduated from The University of Newcastle in 1975 with an MFA. He has been awarded numerous prizes including: the Pernod prize and the Peter Stuyvesant Art prize. His work has been seen through exhibitions, collections and lectures in Europe, USA and Asia including; The Condition of Sculpture, Hayward Gallery London; The Paris Biennale; The British Art Show; Sculpture Trails Museum, Indiana; Museum of Steel Sculpture Ironbridge, House of the Artist Moscow and the Guandong Museum of Art, China. He was a pioneer of practice-based doctorates in Art & Design being director of studies of one of the first PhD completions in Sculpture in 1992. He is a founder member of the University of Sunderland’s Wmore...

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  1. Thompson, Brian (2012) Frozen River. [Show/Exhibition]
  2. Thompson, Brian (2010) Underground Railroads. [Show/Exhibition]
  3. Thompson, Brian Reporting on the H5N1 Virus. [Artefact]
  4. Thompson, Brian (2010) Three Northern Rivers. [Show/Exhibition]