Caro Williams is a London-based visual artist, working nationally and internationally.
Caro Williams' art encompasses a range of materials and processes to create installations, sculptures, visual poems, sound and mixed media work. Her art practice explores her on going fascination with the relationship between language, sound, nuance and space. Frequently referencing poetry and the natural world as well as diverse cultural and historical narratives, much of her work incorporates poems, text, spoken words, and field recordings.
Caro Williams graduated from AUT Auckland, where she received a postgraduate research scholarship and gained a Master’s of Art with first class honours. Caro exhibits in galleries, alternative spaces and outside environments. She has received commissions and a number of awards for her work, including the 2008 Wallace Postgraduate Award (Visual Arts), the 2013 Gen-i Selector’s Award for her installation at Headland Sculpture on the Gulf, she has been a finalist in both the 2014 Wallace Arts Awards and Premio Celeste 2015, and is a 2016 recipient of Creative New Zealand World War 1 Centenary (WW100) Co-commissioning Fund. Her work is held in public and private collections including the Wallace Arts Trust, New Zealand and Luciano Benetton Collection, Italy.