CV


Visual Artist - Painter

Born in Cambridge, 1987

Lives and works in Dundee, Scotland

Elected as a Professional Member of Visual Arts Scotland


EDUCATION:

(2015) MFA Art and Humanities with distinction, Duncan Of Jordanstone College Of Art

(2009) BA Hons Fine Art, 2.1, University of Westminster, London


SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

(2019) The Other Art Fair, Kings Cross, London

(2018) The Loom Runs. The Smoke Rises (extended), The Meffan Gallery, Forfar

(2017) A Beacon In Darkness, Alien Hole Gallery, Inverness

(2017) The Loom Runs. The Smoke Rises, Verdant Works, Dundee

(2017) The Blue Door, Pittenweem Arts Festival, Fife

(2016) Dundee Icons, Roseangle Gallery, Dundee

(2016) Contemporary Icons, Hartlepool Art Gallery, Hartlepool


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

(2020) F L O W, Online Exhibition by Visual Arts Scotland

(2020) Winter Exhibition, Online Exhibition by Select Gallery

(2020) On The Table, Online Exhibition by Julie-Ann Simpson

(2019) Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

(2019) Winter Open, The Meffan Art Gallery, Angus

(2019) VAS + SSA Open Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

(2019) Little Originals, Dock Street Studios, Dundee

(2019) Alight, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

(2018) Current, Tatha Gallery, Newport-On-Tay, Fife

(2017) Winter Open, The Meffan Art Gallery, Forfar

(2016) Winter Exhibition, Gallery Heinzel, Aberdeen

(2016) Edinburgh Art Fair with Tignabruaich Art Gallery

(2016) Identity Through Landscape, House For An Art Lover, Glasgow

(2016) Stuffed Gallery, Newave Gallery, Aberdeen

(2015) This Must Be The Place, Wasps Meadow Mill, Dundee

(2015) Masters Degree Show, University of Dundee, Dundee

(2014) Language/Lingua, The Bread Factory, Barcelos, Portugal

(2012) New Rad, Radcliffe and Newlands Ltd, London

(2011) Responsive Eye, London Gallery West, London

(2010) Luxury Goods; The Role of Art, The Courtyard Theatre, London

(2009) Polyglot, P3, Baker Street, London

(2009) Icons, London Gallery West, London

(2008) LaLaLa Exhibition, 491 Gallery, London


CURATORIAL PROJECTS:

(2020) On The Table, Online Exhibition with Julie-Ann Simpson

(2020) BID, Online Art Auction with Visual Arts Scotland

(2019) Little Originals, Dock Street Studios, Dundee

(2015) This Must Be The Place, Wasps Meadow Mill, Dundee

(2014) Language/Lingua, The Bread Factory, Barcelos, Portugal

(2008) LaLaLa Exhibition, 491 Gallery, London


AWARDS:

(2017) Pittenweem Art Festival Bursary Award

(2017) The Meffan Gallery Purchase Prize Commendation

(2016) Dundee Visual Artists + Craft Makers Award

(2015) Thomas and Margaret Roddan Trust Award

(2014) Leonardo Da Vinci Project Scholarship

(2010) Juliet Gomperts Trust Award


RESIDENCIES:

(2017) Artist In Residence at Halley Stevensons, Dundee


COURSES:

(2016) Representing Artists: Roles and Responsibilities, Sotheby's Institute of Art, London

(2016) Arts Event Management, Peter Fraser, London

(2013) PTLLS - Teaching In The Lifelong Learning Sector (Level 5), New City College, London


PRESS / FEATURES:

(2018) Article about solo exhibition featured in Evening Telegraph (March)

(2018) Split Screen Interview with Lynn Parker for Creative Dundee (February)

(2017) Review of The Loom Runs. The Smoke Rises exhibition (September)

(2017) Nicola Wiltshire STV Interview (July)

(2017) Described by The Guardian (Money section) as an "artist to watch" (May)

(2016) Described as "one of the most exciting young artists in Britain" by the curator at Hartlepool Art Gallery (October)

(2016) Article featured on Cleveland College of Art and Design blog (October)

(2016) Full page feature in the Press and Journal (July)

(2015) Featured in The Times as part of Invest In The Leading Artists Of Tomorrow article (July)


TEACHING/WORKSHOPS:

(2016 - pesent) Freelance Lead Artist / Workshop Leader / Arts Facilitator

(2016 - 2021) Lead Artist at McManus Museum and Art Gallery

(2018 - 2020) Lead Artist at Verdant Works, Dundee

(2018 - 2020) Lead Artist at Discovery Point, Dundee

(2019) Corporate Workshop Leader, Workbliss, Edinburgh

(2019) Workshop Leader, University Of St Andrews, St Andrews

(2018) Life Drawing Tutor, Duncan Of Jordanstone College Of Art And Design, Dundee

(2018) Lead Artist, Reformation Street Art Project, Dundee

(2018) Workshop Leader, Face To Face workshop, Dundee Women’s Festival

(2017) Lead Artist, Wha’s Like Us workshop, Verdant Works, Dundee

(2016 – 2017) Lead Artist, McManus 150, Blackness Primary, Dundee

(2017) Lead Artist at various primary schools, Aspire, Dundee

(2015) Activities Coordinator at Windmill House, Anstruther, Fife

(2014 - 2015) Art Tutor at Dundee International Women's Centre, Dundee

(2014) Freelance Life Drawing Tutor, Cambridge

(2013) Life Drawing Tutor at Core Arts, London


Elected as a Professional Member of Visual Arts Scotland


PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS:

(2020) Vice-President, Visual Arts Scotland

(2019-2020) Council Member, Visual Arts Scotland


 

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