CV

 

 

 

Education

1997 – 1998: Winchester School of Art, MA Material Culture

1994 – 1997: Leeds College of Art, BA (hons) Printed Textile Design

 

Exhibitions

Selected solo shows:

December 2018 Static, Stallan-Brand, Glasgow

April 2018                                Seashells Build Bone, MacRobert Art Centre, Stirling

April 2017                                Shell Meets Bone, Hunterian Museum, Glasgow

January 2016                           Rhythm in Research, Edinburgh Printmakers

April 2015                                Group Dynamics, Platform, Glasgow

October 2013                           Bow Flow, Kaisian Gallery, University of Calgary, Canada 

October 2013                           Wave Interference, Alberta Printmakers’ Society, Calgary, Canada

Selected group shows:

September 2019 Pushing Paper: contemporary drawing from 1970 to now, British Museum and touring

October 2018 New acquisitions: Gozzoli to Kara Walker, British Museum, London

August 2018                            Glasgow in Print, Glasgow Print Studio

February 2018                         (Inter)twine, Supernormal, Singapore

January 2018                          Open SSA/VAS, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

March 2017                              SAMPLE, The Lighthouse, Glasgow

October 2016                           Low Lands, Glasgow Print Studio

February 2015                         AKIN, Objectspace, Auckland, New Zealand

October 2014                           Multiple//Parallel, Engramme, Quebec City, w. Bronwen Sleigh

January 2014                           WE, Latitude 53, Edmonton, Canada, w. Ciara Phillips, James McLardy, Laura Aldridge, Jonathan Owen

May 2010                                 Footprint International Biennale, Centre for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk USA

 

Residencies

July - Aug 2019 RSA Residencies for Scotland, Taigh Chearsabhagh, North Uist and Glasgow Print Studio

Feb - Mar 2019 International Artist in Residence, Megalo Print Studio, Canberra, Australia

Feb - Aug 2018                      University of Glasgow, School of Engineering

Mar – Dec 2016                   University of Glasgow, School of Geographical and Earth Sciences

Jan – Feb 2015                       Food Water Life, The Banff Centre, Banff, Canada

Feb 14 – Apr 15                       Associate Artist, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow, UK

March 2014                             Mull – Thinking about Art and Sustainability, Isle of Mull, UK               

Oct 12 – Oct 13                       Watershed+ Artist Residency, Calgary, Canada

 

Commissions

Dec 2018 Entrance gates for Edinburgh Printmakers, Castle Mills

Sep 2017                    Wall Art Commission, Royal Edinburgh Hospital for Sick Children and Department of Clinical Neuroscience

Apr 2017                     Mural for Children and Adolescent Health Service Day Unit, Forteviot, Edinburgh

Mar 2017                     Textile design commission for Collect Scotland SAMPLE exhibition at The Lighthouse, Glasgow

May 2015                    Hand drawn map for novel A Time For Peace by Marg Roberts, Cinnamon Press 

 

Collections

British Museum Prints and Drawings Collection

Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital

Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York

Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

Banff Centre Artist Book Collection, Canada

City of Calgary Civic Art Collection

University of Stirling

Strathclyde University

Glasgow Print Studio

Edinburgh Printmakers

Megalo Print Studio, Canberra, Australia

 

Awards and Grants

Dec 2018 Intaglio Printmaker Award (SSA Annual Exhibition)

Nov 2018 Hope Scott Trust

Jan 2018                      European Research Council and Creative Scotland Open Project Fund (University of Glasgow)

Dec 2016                     David Canter Memorial Fund: printmaking award

Mar 2016                      Leverhulme Trust Artist in Residency (University of Glasgow)

Jan 2015                      Jan and L.C Fichner Artists Award (Banff 2015)

Oct 2014                      Creative Scotland Professional Development (Banff 2015)

Oct 2014                      Bet Low Trust Travel Grant (Quebec 2014)

Jun 2014                      Public Art Network Year in Review Award (Watershed+ 2013)