RECENT UK AND LONDON SHOWS

“The Accidental Marks made while Making Art Nov 2017, The Organ 

University of Exeter “Observatory” exhibition June 2017 

“Here and Now” exhibition Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham May 2017 

“Abstract” show Candid Arts April 2017 

“Soar of the Sparrow” Dean Heritage Centre Jan 2017 

“Codes Of Faith” Laura I Gallery, London. Dec 2016 

“Art Beyond Sight” Art From The Heart, Altincham Mar-May 2016 

“Dreams” exhibition, City Arts Nottingham, July – September 2015 

“Sympathy For The Devil” Dennis Potter themed solo show, Dean Heritage Centre, July 22-Sept 6 2015 

Open Arts Café Summer Social, London, 23rd July 

Islington Arts Factory Summer Salon 2015 

“Ore” solo show Dean Heritage Centre, August 2014 

“Kaleidoscope” Glasgow Pride Exhibition, July 2014 

Islington Arts Factory Summer Salon June 2014 

“Project Two Thousand and Fourteen”, contributor, April 2014 

“Recovery” Exhibition, City Arts Nottingham, Feb 2014 

Islington Arts Factory's Summer Salon 26 July - 16 August 2013 

Forest and Valley Open Studios show, July 2013 

Dean Heritage Centre Gallery 1, group show, June 2013 

“To Be Conceived”, group exhibition, South London, March 2013 

Vintage at Goodwood: Bad Art Salon, Finalist, August 2010 

“Colour and Line” group exhibition - Bhavan Centre, West Kensington, August 2007 “Route 5” group exhibition – Gallery 47, Great Russell Street, August 2006 

“Music on Canvas” – Performance painting at Trinity College of Music, July 2006

 

RECENT INTERNATIONAL SHOWS

“Germans in Mind”, Sharpenburg Gallery/Rough Space Gallery, Chicago, November 2007 

“Painting Shakespeare's Words”, Chicago, August 2006 

“Love Across the Ocean”, Chicago, Feb.2006

 

ART AND DESIGN EDUCATION

MA Fine Art, University of Brighton, 2008-2010; 

BA (Hons) Painting, Camberwell College of Arts, University of the Arts London, 2004 – 2007 (electives in Ceramics) ; 

BTEC Foundation Art and Design, Croydon College, 2003 – 2004 inc City and Guilds Life Drawing and Painting

 

CONTEMPORARY ART PROJECT INVOLVEMENT

Hackney Wicked Festival - Artists assistant, gallery guide - August 2009, August 2010 

Brighton Festival Fringe – Artists assistant, gallery guide - May 2009

 

ART IN THE COMMUNITY

Run “Madlarks” Pottery club at Sixteen Community Café (3 years) 

Currently Artist/Facilitator at Dean Heritage Centre; Soudley, Gloucestershire (4 years) 

Taught evening classes in tile making at Wyedean School 2017 

Previously Artist/Tutor at Creative Sparkworks, Lambeth: ceramics, mosaics, painting, drawing, fabric design - with children, disabled adults, elders and multicultural groups 2009 - 2012 

Mural painting workshops with children at schools in Cudham and Orpington, Kent; at East Surrey Hospital, Redhill, Surrey and St Leonards School, Horsham, West Sussex: 1997-2007

 

BESPOKE COMMISSIONS

Murals, Mosaics, Ceramics, Landscape and Abstract Paintings for private clients including NIKE and SPREAD THE WORD poetry group (some work retained by Lambeth Archives), Thames Festival, YMCA and Family Mosaic Housing.

 

GALLERY TECHNICAL PROJECTS

Gallery space building at Camberwell College and “Create To Learn” children’s community exhibition in Brick Lane.

 

RETAIL WORK IN THE ART RELATED FIELD

Framer and customer services at Pheasant Framing Gallery in Horley