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Fenwick Justin John Lawson A.R.C.A.

Date of Birth: 19.05.1932

1951-54 Studied at Sunderland College of Art
1954-57 Studied at the Royal College of Art, London
1958 Awarded Sir James Knott Travelling Scholarship enabling travel in France, Italy & Greece
1961 Appointed Lecturer in Sculpture at Newcastle-upon-Tyne College of Art
1970 Appointed as Head of Sculpture at Newcastle-upon-Tyne Polytechnic
1972 Appointed Principal Lecturer at Newcastle-upon-Tyne Polytechnic
1972-77 Member of the Art and Architects Department of the Bishops Conference of England & Wales
1979-95 Trustee of Durham City Trust
1986 Awarded Honorary Membership of Northumbria Branch of RIBA
1987 Visiting Lecturer at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee, Scotland
1987-89 Visiting Lecturer at The Royal Academy , London
1991-94 Member of the Fabrics Advisory Committee of St Nicholas' Cathedral, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
1995-2000 Member of Advisory Committee for Historic Churches in the Diocese of Newcastle and Hexam
2008 Awarded Honorary Doctorate of Letters (DCL) from Durham University
2008 Bronze of 'The Journey' unveiled by HRH The Princess Royal in the City of Durham
2008 Made a Freeman of the City of Durham