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EDUCATION

2009-2011 MA Wimbledon College of Art, London

1997-2000 BA (Hons) 2.1 Fine Art, Middlesex University, London

1983 – 1986 Diploma in Physiotherapy Grad dip Phys

RESIDENCIES, GRANTS & PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

2014 Sharpham house public art project, Ashprington, Devon

2005 Stacked Wonky dance co. one month residency working on site-specific works for Cecil Sharpe House, English Folk Dance and Song Society.

2002 Commissions East, one month residency working on intervention projects

PRIZES

2009 Teddy Smith Drawing Award National Open Competition

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017 My Body is a cage, pop ups at Think, Nottingham

2015 My Body is a cage, galerie nivet-carzon, Paris

2014 This Science Life, London Art Fair – Bearspace Gallery, London

2013 Art Lacuna pop up print show, London

2013 Anonymous Drawing, Kunstverein Tiergarten, Galerie Nord, Berlin

2013 RA Summer exhibition, selected by Humphrey Ocean, London

2013 Creekside Open, selected by Ceri Hand, APT Gallery, Deptford

2013 Paper Thin, Bearspace Gallery, London

2012 Wrong Door pop up Gallery, Broadway  Market, London

2012 Bread & Roses, Motorcade/FlashParade, Bristol.

2012 Form vs Form, Bearspace Gallery, London

2011 Hung, Drawn and Altered: Drawn In, Karin Janssen Project Space, London.

2010 Monster, 242 Gallery, Cambridge Heath Rd, London

2010  By Appointmant at the ICA, London

2009 National Open Competition, Chicester

2009 Change, Art’s complex, Edinburgh Art Festival

2009 The Living Swamp, Quartair Art Gallery, The Hague, Holland

2008 Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

2008 Awopbopaloobop, Transition Gallery, London

2005 May Fete with a twist, Cecil Sharpe House, Camden

2004 Mesh, Seven Seven, Broadway Market

2003 Reduced, Century Gallery, London

2003 Mutiny at the Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, London

2001 Generate – living with disability, Ferens Art gallery, Hull

2001 dna – looking at perception of and reactions to voyeurism and surveillance, Spitz Gallery, London

PUBLICATIONS

2006 artist profile, Dazed and Confused magazine

ONLINE

2012 Saatchi online 100 curators 100 days – Curator Leslie Jones

http://www.saatchionline.com/art-collection/Abstract-Realism-Surrealism/100-Curators-Collection/348928/22472/view

2012 Saatchi online 100 curators 100 days – Curator Angelika Richter

http://www.saatchionline.com/art-collection/Drawing-Painting-Assemblage-Collage/100-Curators-Collection/348859/22367/view