Our Alumni in 2001 Board Members Moira BrittonServed: From 7 December 1999 to 7 June 2001 John CarterServed: From 1 April 1993 to 31 October 2001
Educated at Guisborough Grammar School, he began his art training at Middlesbrough College of Art, then later at Edinburgh School of Art. His art education was disrupted by two years’ national service in the Royal Air Force. He won a scholarship in France, before qualifying as an art teacher. He became head of the art department at Eston Grammar School, in South Bank, near Middlesbrough, where he remained until it closed in 1973. He worked at the nearby South Park Sixth Form College until retirement in 1990. For 40 years, he exhibited his work across the region.
John's work is held in the Tees Valley Arts Collection.
My name is Zoya Din and I have been doing my Year 10 Work Experience at Tees Valley Arts. For one of my tasks, I researched artist John Carter, who is part of the TVA Art Collection held by mima. I emailed Helen Welford, Collections Officer at mima, who had been one of John Carter’s […] READ MORE
Our Art Collection This page presents information regarding artist-educator John Carter, whose work is held as part of the Tees Valley Arts Collection, accessioned by Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art into the Middlesbrough Collection. John Carter About John Educated at Guisborough Grammar School, he began his art training at Middlesbrough College of Art, then later at Edinburgh School of […] READ MORE
Our Art Collection Since 1982 Tees Valley Arts has collected a large number of works of arts from eminent local artists and those further afield. As part of our move outside of custodian housing, Tees Valley Arts elected to donate its collection to Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art where it has become the Tees Valley […] READ MORE