CEDA Artist Network

The CEDA Artist Network is a group of artists all of whom are either disabled themselves or have have great experience enabling and supporting disabled people in creative activities. CEDA supports artists in all art forms and being a part of a network can help with personal and professional development.


From time to time we like to highlight the work created by different members of our network. This month we are focusing on Amanda Lynch.


Amanda Lynch, UK (b.) 1990, graduated in Fine Art (BA) 2013 at De Montfort University, and graduated in Arts (MA) 2016 at De Montfort University.

Lynch works with mixed media, from sculptural forms to 2d works. Lynch’s work explores social engagement and practice, within community-based projects. Lynch’s work is held in international and national private collections, as well as CloseLTD gallery collection. Lynch has exhibited throughout the UK, and abroad, exhibiting in Canada as part of the Gushul residency (Alberta) 2016, Somerset Arts Festival 2019. Group shows include Yeovil Creatives (Somerset) 2019, Nou Wave I (London) 2019, Art Outdoors (Somerset) 2020, Post Ray Johnson (London) 2020, Mass Shooter (Netherlands) 2020, Lawrence and Clark (USA) 2020, Bad Trash (London) 2020. Residencies include, Gushul artist in residence (Canada) 2016, CEDA artist in residence (UK) 2020.

Lynch has had press features and interviews with Somerset art works, BBC Somerset Radio interviews (2019), ITV feature (Somerset) 2019. Lynch is currently living and working in Somerset. UK

Artists who are a part of the CEDA Arts Artist Network

Artist NamePrimary Art FormWeb Link
Mark WarePhotographywww.markware.com
Sue AustinDigital 
Ros HammondTextile 
Amanda LynchMixed Media 
Rebekah HortonCreative Writing 
Georgina WoollacottSculpture 
Zoe BarlowTextile 
Gemma EdgecombeSound 
Rowan FordSound 
James LakeSculpture 
Fiona LovellPrintmaking 
Conor MageeActor 
Emily ParrCeramicist 
Daniel CosgroveMusician 
Mary MayMixed Media 
Teresa PardoeMixed Media 
Daisy HigmanSound 

If you are interested in knowing more about the CEDA Arts Artist Network please contact us.