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Postgraduate Certificate: Teaching in HE                         University of the Arts, London (2008-2009)

MA in Fine Art                                                                          Chelsea College of Art and Design (2002-2003)

BA (Honours) Fine Art                                                            Nottingham Trent University (1996-1999)

1st Year Fine Art: Painting                                                    Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow (1995-1996)

 

Professional Practice

Solo Exhibitions        

2017                       Solo exhibition 'The inexplicable moments of painting' at Cadogan Contemporary, 87 Old Brompton Road. London SW7 

2016                      When Paint Takes Over at ArtWorks Project Space, 114 Blackhorse Lane, London E17

2012                       Dissembling, The Atrium, Barbican Arts Group Trust, 32A Hertford Road. London. N1

2011                       Drawn In, The Hat Factory, Luton, Bedfordshire

2002                       Recent Paintings, InsideSpace Gallery, Great Titchfield Street, London. W1

Recent Exhibitions 2016

2016       Dec         Winter Salon at Angus-Hughes Gallery curated by Iavor Lubomirov, London

2016       Nov         Open Studios, exhibition and Silent Auction, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London N1

2016       Jul-Sept Summer 2016, Cadogan Contemporary, 87 Old Brompton Road. London SW7

2016       July-Aug Rem-Brand Name project, group show at Lola Nikolaou Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece

2016       May        Sixty group show at Lubomirov Angus-Hughes, London, touring to Art Athina Athens

2016       Jan          Small Is Beautiful, Flowers New York, Chelsea NY, USA

Group Exhibitions/Events 2015

2015       Nov-JanSmall Is Beautiful, Flowers New York, Chelsea NY, USA

2015       Dec         Winter Salon at Angus-Hughes Gallery curated by Lubomirov and A-H, London

2015       Nov         Open Studios, exhibition and silent auction, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London N1

2015       Oct          The Matchbox Project, exhibition/catalogue/auction at The Other Art Fair, London

2015       Oct          Arte Mexico, British Art Auction at Morton Casa de Subastas, Mexico City

2015       Sept        Yak Attitude, exhibition and charity auction, Underdog Art Gallery, Bermondsey, London

2015       August    Summer Salon 2015 at Angus-Hughes Gallery curated by Lubomirov and A-H, London

2015       June        A5, Platform Projects@ Art Atina 2015, Athens, with Lubomirov-Easton

2015      March     Material Tension, curated by Day and Gluckman at Collyer Bristow Gallery, 4 Bedford Row, London WC1, exhibition is open from March   5th until June 17th 2015

2015      March     Sunday in the Park with Ed, curated by Cedric Christie and Pascal Rousson at Display Gallery, London EC1A  

2015      Jan/Feb   This Year’s Model, Studio 1.1, Redchurch Street, London , E2

Group Exhibitions/Events 2014

Nov/Jan                  Small Is Beautiful, Flowers New York from November 20th to January 10th 2015

Nov/Dec                 Christmas Parlour at A.P.T, 6 Creekside Deptford, London SE8

Nov/Dec                 BAG, co-curated this show at The Atrium Space, 32A Hertford Rd, London N1

Nov/Dec                From Here& There: Drawings from Swansea to Colorado exhibition touring to the Elysium Gallery, Swansea, Wales UK. Opens November 29th until December 20th

October                 TIAF London 2014: The Independent Artist Fair 2014, The Rag Factory, Brick Lane E1

Sept/Oct               From Here& There: Drawings from Swansea to Colorado exhibition at the Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado USA

2014       Sept        Artist Residency/Exhibition in Slovakia in Hontianske Trstany near Levice. Slovakia

2014       Sept        Summer Saloon touring to The Aldeburgh Beach South Outlook, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

2014       July         Summer Saloon Show, Lion and Lamb gallery, London N1, opening 18th July 2014

2014       March    Future Flesh, curated by Jack Spencer Ashworth, Waterloo, London

2014       Feb         Art Converters at Studio 1.1, Redchurch Street, London E2

2014       Feb         Chinese Open, Q-Park China Town, London WC1, curated by Balogh and Christie

2014       Jan          This Year’s Model at Studio 1.1, Redchurch Street , London E2

2014       Jan          Vitis Vinifera, Alexsic and Mortimer, Shacklewell Lane, London, E8. Curated by Dragan Alexsic, Pascal Roussen and Cedric Christie (Dec 2013-Jan 2014)

Group Exhibitions 2013

2013       Dec-JanFirst Come First Served, Lion and Lamb, 46 Fanshaw Street London, N1   

2013       Nov-JanSmall Is Beautiful, Flowers Kingsland Road, London E2

2013       Oct          Sluice Art Fair, with Lion and Lamb (works on paper), Bermondsey London SE1

2013       Oct          Big Deal no.5, Q-Park Cavendish Square, London W1 curated by Balogh and Christie

2013       currentRoyal Academy Summer Exhibition. RA London – painting selected for this year’s show

2013       May        Braziers Open, selected by Studio 1.1, Braziers Park, Oxfordshire

2013       Jan-FebSoul Meat curated by Lee Maelzer, Lion and Lamb, 46 Fanshaw St, London N1

2013       Jan          This Year’s Model, Studio 1.1, 57a Redchurch Street, London E2

2012-2013            First Come First Served, Lion and Lamb, 46 Fanshaw Street, London N1 (Dec-Jan)

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012                       What is an Art Book? Modern Language Experiment at The Mews Project Space

2012                       Artworks Open 2012, selected by Keira Bennett and Reece Jones, London E17

2011                       Sexy100, group show curated by Vanya Balogh, Kentish Town, London

2011                       Artworks Open 2011, selected by Graham Crowley and Keira Bennett

2010                      ArtWorks Open 2010, selected by Graham Crowley and Timothy Hyman

2010                       Miniscule, curated by Vanya Balogh, Oblong, Southgate Rd, London N1

2009                      ArtWorks Open 2009, ArtWorks Project Space, Blackhorse Lane, London E17

2009                      Fowle Hall Features III, Paddock Wood, Kent (Summer Residency July-August)

2008                       Sizzler, The Jago Gallery, 77 Redchurch Street, London. E2

2008                       Climate 4 Change, group show/interactive event: Finchley Rd, London. NW3

2007                       My Penguin, group show selected by Alan Miller, 39, Mitchell Street, London

2007                       Inertia group show, 5 painters. Second Space Gallery, 117 Redchurch St, London E2 (Work exhibited and show curated by Rebecca Meanley)

Awards

2011                       Associate Fellow membership of the Higher Education Academy

2001-2002            Arts and Humanities Research Board: postgraduate bursary

Lecturing/Artists Talks

2015                       Research Presentation, School of Art and Design, University of Bedfordshire

2014                       Future Flesh Artist’s Talk/Critique March 2014, Waterloo, London

2013                       Artist’s Talk/Lecture at the Bermondsey Art Project, London SE1 (June 2013)

2009-present       Lecturer in Fine Art and Visual Art Practice (part-time) at University of Bedfordshire

2009                       Artist’s Talk, University of Bedfordshire, Professional Practice Lecture, Art and Design

2008                       Teaching Placement, Camberwell College of Arts, BA (Hons) Painting

2008                       Artist’s Talk and tutorials, Camberwell College of Arts (all 3 years of BA (Hons) Painting)

Professional Activities

2014Sept             Artist Residency/Exhibition in Slovakia in Hontianske Trstany near Levice

2013-2016            Studio Visits: Christopher Burness, Matthew Flowers, Anthony Daley, Eliza Gluckman and Lucy Day, Cedric Christie, Studio 1.1, Joanna Bryant and Julian Page

2013-2015            Membership Studio 1.1 – talks, critiques and studio visits, exhibition

2011-2013            Participant in ‘Abstract Critical’ forum, panel discussions, critical discourse etc

2010-2015            Initiated and led Group Critique at Barbican Arts Group Trust, Hertford Road Studios

2010-2013            Member of Peer Critique group led by Stephanie Moran (Marmite Prize for Painting)

2008-2015            Committee Member of Barbican Arts Group Trust, attend Board of Trustees Meetings

Bibliography/Publications

Arte Mexico, British Art Auction at Morton Casa de Subastas, Mexico City, auction catalogue October 2015

From Here& There: Drawings from Swansea to Colorado exhibition catalogue, Elysium Gallery, Wales 2014

What is an Art Book? Modern Language Experiment publication 2013 (includes series of four drawings)

The Marmite Prize catalogue 2008 – published drawing, Susak Press 2008