b. Lancashire 1984

Lives and works in London/ Hertfordshire

Limited edition print available at The Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) for the DIVA exhibition.  Sold out – next print available September 2024.

Please email if you would like any information or to ask any questions about commissions etc. 

To purchase work please contact Fergus at Alveston Fine Art.


Qualifications and training

2009 MA Drawing, Wimbledon College of Art, London

2006 BA Fine Art, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh



The British Museum, The Royal Scottish Academy, Victoria and Albert Museum, Apex Hotels, Edinburgh College of Art, Glasgow Airport, Chichester Cathedral, West Dean College and many UK and international private collections.


Selected Exhibitions

2024 Somewhere, Beyond the Tide, the Wind Whispers, Alveston Fine Arts , London

2024 Read My Lips with Common Room Projects, Curated by Anna McNay

2022 Once Upon a Time curated by Flora Fairbairn and Katie Heller, 23-25 Chiltern Street, London

2022 The Cat Show. “The Cat’s Meow” Alveston Fine Arts, 285 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London

2022 Solo Show: Ostara, Broadway Gallery, Letchworth, UK

2022 TBWDP at Drawing Projects UK, Trowbridge

2021 Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, London

2021 Correspondence 01, Broadway Gallery, Letchworth and Exeter Phoenix, Uk

2021 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, UK

2020/2021 V&A Select Prints, Victoria and Albert Museum, London

2019  November: Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary, Mall Galleries, London

2019  November: Discerning Eye, selected by Gill Button, Mall Galleries, London

2019 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, Piano Nobile Kings Place, London

2019 Solo Show: Behind the Blue Curtain: Motherhood, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals

2018 Solo Show: Patients and Pets, Churchill Hospital, Oxford University Hospitals

2017 Daybreak, Royal College of Art Research Show, AMP Gallery, London

2017 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, Piano Nobile Kings Place, London

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

2009 Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary, Mall Galleries, London

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

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

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

2007 The Drawing Gallery, London



2024 Cove Park, Scotland

2023 The Bothy Project, Scotland

2023 Cove Park, Scotland

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

2023 DYCP from Arts Council England

2019 Regional Prize Winner, Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

2019 Shortlisted for Discerning Eye Drawing Bursary, Mall Galleries, London

2019 Shortlisted for the Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize

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 / Features

2020 Wunderdog Magazine

2018 PROVA 4, Royal College of Art Arts & Humanities Research Journal edited by Dr Chantal Faust

2017 Matches Fashion, The Style Social, Self Portrait

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