Joanne Masding (b. 1985, Birmingham. Living and working in Birmingham.) Following foundation at Bournville College of Art, Masding studied sculpture at Manchester Metropolitan University returning to work in Birmingham in 2007. Recent exhibitions include “Kill Your TV”, Worcester Museum (2014); “Lacquer Moving Lightly”, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh; “At a Distance”, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery; “Warm Breeze over rock”, The royal Standard, Liverpool (all 2013). in 2013 she was artist in residence at 501 Artspace, Chongqing, China and Temple Bar Gallery and Studios, Dublin, Ireland and in 2014 took part in “Testing Ground: Masterclass” at Zabludowicz Collection, London. She is a founder member of The Lombard Method, Birmingham.