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Education

1985 – 1988, Liverpool Polytechnic, studied BA (hons) Graphic Design - Illustration
1984 – 1985, Liverpool Polytechnic, studied Diploma Foundation Studies in Art & Design

Group Exhibitions

2016 - Dis locate, VW Showroom, Oxford. Curator Luis Araujo
2016 - Bad Art, Bones & Pearl Studios, London. Curator Anna Choutova
2016 - Plastic Propaganda, Stock Exchange Tower, 125 Old Broad Street, London
2016 - Both Ends of Madness, exhibition and symposium, APT Gallery, London. Curator Angus Pryor
2016 - Meet the Artists pop-up, Gorsuch Street, London. Curator Ryan Godwin
2016 - ArtRooms, jury-selected art fair, Melia White House, London
2015 - Bankley Open Call, Bankley Studios, Manchester
2015 - Oxford Artweeks, Magdalen Road Studios, Oxford
2015 - Beers Contemporary Visions V (shortlisted)
2014 - Oxford Artweeks, Magdalen Road Studios, Oxford
2014 - Royal Academy Summer Show (shortlisted)
2014 - OX4 Magdalen Road Studios Artists, 03 Gallery, Oxford
2013 - Bankley Open Call, Bankley Studios, Manchester
2013 - HELP - Hollow Earth London Painters, SIX Space, Bournemouth
2013 - Ludlow Open, Harley Centre, Ludlow
2013 - Worcester Open, Worcester City Art Gallery, Worcester
2013 - West Wharf No4, West Wharf Gallery, Cardiff
2013 - Creekside Open, APT Gallery, London

Prizes, Awards and Competitions

2016 - The National Open Art Competition (shortlisted)
2016 - Contemporary British Painting Prize, finalist, The Riverside Gallery, Richmond. Huddersfield Art Gallery, Huddersfield
2016 - Jackson's Open Art Prize, shortlisted
2015 - ArtGemini Prize, 1st prize winner painting & sculpture, Menier Gallery, London
2015 - Arte Laguna Prize, finalist, Italian Cultural Association MoCA, Arte Laguna Studio, Venice
2014 - Threadneedle Prize (longlisted)
2013 - The National Open Art Competition, finalist, Royal College of Art, London. Minerva Theatre and Pallant House Gallery, Chichester
2013 - Threadneedle Prize (longlisted)
2013 - Neo Art Prize, finalist, Neo:Gallery22, Manchester

Publications, Press and Online

2016 - Manifest International Painting Annual 5, Manifest Press
2016 - FreshPaintMagazine, international issue 12, curated selection by Andrew Salgado
2015 - The Oxford Times, artist profle interview by Sarah Mayhew Craddock
2014 - The State of Art Representational and Abstract Volume 2, Bare Hill Publishing
2013 - Hollow Earth London, video interviews produced by Benjamin Bridges
2013 - The State of Art Representational and Abstract Volume 1, Bare Hill Publishing

Artist Talks

2016 - Magdalen Arts Festival, Pegasus Theatre, Oxford. Host Andrew Carter
2016 - Meet the Artists, Gorsuch Street, London. Hosts Athena Anastasiou and Ryan Godwin
2013 - Artist's talk with Matt Roberts Arts, Hornsey Library, London. Host Matt Roberts