Sarah Grady

Born: Hexham, 9-3-82



1996-1999 La Sagesse, Jesmond, Newcastle

1999-2001 Queen Elisabeth High School, Hexham

2002-2005 Newcastle University

2005-2008 Newcastle College

2008-2009 Northumbria University


Qualifications and Awards


1999: 5 A*, 3 A, 2B at GCSE level, La Sagesse, Newcastle

2001: 2 A Levels in Sociology and Ancient History at grade A, Queen Elisabeth High School, Hexham

2005: 2:1 in Law, LLB Hon, Newcastle University

2006: Distinction in Diploma in Foundation Studies, Art and Design, Newcastle College

2006-2008: Foundation Degree in Fine Art and Practice, Newcastle College

2008: Winning candidate in a competition to provide a piece of art as a Gift to the City

2008: Winner of the outstanding student award 2008


Group Exhibitions


2006: Foundation Diploma end of year exhibition, Newcastle College, Rye Hill Campus

2006: Commissioned piece by the Director of the Lifestyle Academy, Newcastle College

2007: The Brown Jug Yard, Stepney Banks Stables, Newcastle upon Tyne

2008: Eight by Eight, Details, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

2008: Alnwick Gardens Project, Alnwick Gardens

2009: Open Studios in the Biscuit Tin, Warwick Street

2010: Late Shows, The Biscuit Factory  


Solo Exhibitions

2010: ‘Hexham Folk’ Moot Hall, Hexham


Public Collections


2008: Commissioned for ‘A Gift for the City’, entitled, ‘Haymarket’, which is now hung in the Silver Gallery, Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne

2009: ‘Haymarket’ catalogued by the Public Catalogue Foundation