ARTIST

Waller Hewett

Artist

Biography

Creative design partnership Ruth Waller and Lee Hewett explore their fascination for interior textile surfaces, to produce impressive installations and bespoke pieces. The duo have combined their areas of expertise to create work that crosses the boundaries between art, design and craft. Both studied at the Birmingham Institute of Art and Design, with Lee completing his Masters in Product Design in 2004, and Ruth obtaining her Masters in Textiles in 2000. They have featured work at the London Craft Fair at Somerset House and the Lakeside Arts Centre in Nottingham, and regularly exhibit their work at art fairs in London and abroad. In 2006 they were awarded ‘Best In Show’ at the London Craft Fair, and received the ‘Award For Excellence’ at the British Craft Trade Fair in 2005.