CV

b. Lancashire 1984

Lives and works in London

Currently undertaking a research degree at the RCA (2016 – 2018)

 

Qualifications and training

2009 MA Drawing, Wimbledon College of Art, London

2006 BA Fine Art (First Class), Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

 

Collections

The British Museum, The Royal Scottish Academy, Victoria and Albert Museum, Convento de São Francisco, Apex Hotels, Edinburgh College of Art, Glasgow Airport, Chichester Cathedral, West Dean College, National Open Art

 

Selected Exhibitions

2016 The Art Shop and Chapel, Abergavenny, Wales (November 2016 to January 2017)

2016 Moorwood Art, Bruton, Somerset (12 – 18 th November)

2016 Women’s Work: Women in The Rural Landscape, Hill Top Farm, National Trust, Cumbria (17th September  – 20th October) 4 Portraits Displayed

2016 Women’s Work: Women in The Rural Landscape, Acorn Bank, National Trust, Cumbria (1st September – 27th November) 8 Portraits Displayed

2016 The Other Art Fair with NOA, London 7 – 10th April

2015 A Winter Wildness, The Art Shop and Chapel, Abergavenny, Wales (7th November – 30th January)

2015 Moorwood Art, Bruton, Somerset

2015 The Florence Trust at Sluice Art Fair, Bargehouse, London

2015 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, Piano Nobile Kings Place, London

2015 And Quickly Turn to Myth, Joint show with Robert Nicol, James Freeman Gallery, London

2015 National Open Art at SILO (Brighton Fringe), Brighton

2015 Solo Show, Hot Dogs and Problem Pets, Breese Little, London

2015 Angels Fighting Devils, Park Theatre, London

2014 Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary, Mall Galleries, London

2014 Drawing Live, National Open Art Competition, Somerset House, London

2014 Library of Lost Books, Richard Hamilton Building, Oxford Brookes University

2014 Old tin cutlery before the invention of the fork, Breese Little, London

2013 The Library of Lost Books, Birmingham City Library Birmingham

2013 Mirror of The Open Road, Wilding Festival, St Georges, London

2013 Solo Show Wolves Find Dogs Delicious, Breese Little, London

2012 Art Below for Frieze, Regents Park Underground Station

2012 Maggs beneath the covers, Maggs Bros, Berkeley Square, London

2012 BITE: Artists Making Prints, Mall Galleries, London

2011 Twenty-Five of One, KK Outlet, London

2011 Summer Exhibition, The Florence Trust, London

2011 Curated & Exhibited Fly Fitness, MA Project Space, Wimbledon College of Art, London

2010 Curated & Exhibited Drawing Artists, West Dean College, West Sussex

2010 Minas Installation, Art Amsterdam with Galerie Ramakers, Amsterdam

2010 Solo Show Drawing on the Cathedral, Chichester Cathedral, West Sussex

2010 Drawing into Imagination, UCMK Gallery, Milton Keynes

2009 Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary, Mall Galleries, London

2009 Curated & Exhibited Intersections, The Nunnery, London

2008 Group show, Deutsche Postbank, London

2008 Jerwood Drawing Prize 2008, Jerwood Space & Touring, London

2007 Solo Show Drawings and Stories, Convento São Francisco de Mértola, Portugal

2007 Mental Image, Project Ability, Glasgow

2007 181st Annual Exhibition, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2007 The Drawing Gallery, London

 

Residencies

2016 National Trust New Art: Dorothy Una Ratcliffe Artist Fellowship at Acorn Bank

2014 West Dean College

2014 Somerset House with The National Open Art Competition

2011 Wimbledon College of Art Alumni Residency

2011 The Florence Trust Studios

2010 Chichester Cathedral and West Dean College

2007 Scottish Arts Council funded residency; Convento São Francisco de Mértola, Portugal

2006 The Royal Scottish Academy John Kinross Travelling Scholarship to Florence

 

Competitions, prizes and awards

2015 Shortlisted for the Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize

2015 Visitors’ Choice Award at Brighton Fringe for National Open Art

2014 Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary: Shortlisted

2009 Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary: Runner-up, Mall Galleries, London

2007 Scottish Arts Council Funding for residency in Portugal

2006 John Kinross Travelling Scholarship to Florence, The Royal Scottish Academy, Italy

2006 The James Cumming Award for Draughtsmanship, The Royal Scottish Academy

2006 Andrew Grant Travel Award, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

2005 The Alexander Flynn Bequest, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh

 

Publications/ Articles / Press

2016 Countryfile (24th July) 150 Year Beatrix Potter Anniversary for National Trust

2015 You Want To, So Let’s. Be Naughty (And Quickly Turn To Myth at James Freeman Gallery), SQWZLED: The Photographic Journal

2015 4 Star Review (Hot Dogs and Problem Pets), The Upcoming

2015 Review (Hot Dogs and Problem Pets), The Flaneur

2015 Review: New Painting (Hot Dogs and Problem Pets), Because London

2015 Review (Hot Dogs and Problem Pets), Art Daily

2014 Amelia’s Magazine 10th Anniversary Edition, That Which We Do Not Understand

2014 Interview with Cass Art for NOA/Somerset House Residency

2014 ‘Old tin cutlery before the invention of the fork’ review, Wall Street International Magazine

2014 ‘Where to buy…’ The Week

2014 ‘Lost and Found’ (Library of Lost Books) Printmaking Today

2013 In pictures: The Library of Lost Books, BBC News

2013 100 Years of the Suffragettes (Mirror of The Open Road), Portia Pettersen, artlyst

2013 Review (Wolves Find Dogs Delicious), Susan Heywood, Platform 505

2013 Agenda (Wolves Find Dogs Delicious), Urban Junkies

2013 The Very Best Art to See in January (Wolves Find Dogs Delicious), Mary Miers, Country Life

2013 Review (Wolves Find Dogs Delicious) Ruthie Carlisle, Trebuchet

2013 Open Files (Wolves Find Dogs Delicious), Exhibition Preview ELEPHANT Magazine

2012 Printmaking Today, Pocklington Press

2011 The Florence Trust Catalogue, London Edited By Colin Perry

2011 MISC Magazine Summer Issue, USA

2008 Jerwood Drawing Prize Catalogue

2005 The Herald, Scotland, ‘The creatures down below In the midst of a show of good manners and good taste’ By Moira Jeffrey