Awards and Commissions:
  • IKON Gallery, Birmingham, commissioned permanent sculpture in the grounds of Chandos Primary School, Birmingham with Creative Partnership programme, July 2008
  • Crafts Council Development Awardee April 2008
  • Darbyshire Award Winner selected from a shortlist of 13 artists showing at The Museum in the Park, Stroud. June 2007
  • Sir Terence Conran and partners, selected to design and make Peace doves for The Imperial War Museum’s ‘Peace garden’ at Chelsea Flower Show 2005
  • Royal Over-Seas League music awards June 2005 selected to design and make trophies
  • Charlotte Fraser Prize for Royal College of Art interim show Nov 2004

Exhibitions/Collections:

Ready Grown displayed in permanent collection, at the new ceramic galleries, V&A, South Kensington, London to view click here

Solo exhibitions:

Confines and Mutations Stroud Valleys Artspace for Darbyshire Award, Feb - March 2008
Artificial Nature Over-Seas House, Royal Over-Seas League, London, October 2005 – January 2006

Selected Group Exhibitions:

Invisible You: The Human Microbiome, Eden Project May 2015
Redhanded
74-76 Cromer Street London April 2014
British Ceramic Biennial The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, Sep-Nov 2013
The Savill Garden Sculpture Exhibition The Royal Landscape Aug-Sep 2012
Disfrutar The Museum in the Park, Stroud, February 2012 for more info click here
Fresh Air 2011 Quenington Old Rectory, Cirencester, Jun-Jul 2011
Out Of Bath Bath School of Art and Design Alumni Exhibition April-June 2011
British Ceramic Biennial The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent, Oct-Dec 2009
Fresh Air 09 Bursary for new outdoor works, Quenington, Cirencester, Jul 2009
Random Stroud The Space Gallery, Stroud, Nov 2008
Outside Space 2 The Space Gallery, Stroud, June 2008
Ruskin Mill Contemporary Drawing Show Stroud, June 2008
The Unreliable Narrator The Brunel Goods Shed, Stroud, June 2008
Arboreality Westonbirt Arboretum, May 2008
Recent Graduates: Royal College of Art Bank of America, London, Nov – Dec 7th 2007
ROSL Scholars OXO Gallery, London, Oct 2007
Darbyshire Award The Museum in the Park, Stroud, June 2007
Outside Space The Space Gallery, Stroud, June 2007
Stroud Valleys Artspace selected sculptures throughout the building, for site07 festival, Stroud, June 2007
Open Studios Taster Exhibition Subscription Rooms, Stroud, June 2007
Human: Nature Nature in Art Museum, Gloucester, June 2007
The Secret Life of Plants Bedford Museum, January 2007
European Ceramic Context 2006 Bornholm, Denmark, September-October 2006
Unnatural Selection The Whittingham Riddell Shrewsbury Open Art Exhibition, 14 July – 3 Sep 2006
Object The Village Bakery Gallery, Penrith 1 July – 13 Aug 2006
Platform 6 Bury St Edmunds Art Gallery, March - May 2006
enSight 2006 One Eighty, Edinburgh International Science Festival, April 2006
Gems and Precious Objects Thomas Williams Fine Art, London December 2005
New Designers Business Design Centre, London, July 2005
Ceramic Art London Royal College of Art, May 2005

Residencies:

Cove Park, Scotland - August 2017
The Walled Garden
Museum in the Park, Stroud - Feb 2011 to 2012
Banff Centre for the Arts Alberta, Canada, July - August 2007

Education:

MA Ceramics and Glass, Royal College of Art 2003-2005
First Class BA (Hons) Ceramics Bath Spa University 1996-1999
Distinction BTEC National Diploma Foundation Studies in Art and Design, Bedford College of HE 1995

Employment:

Currently V&A Schools ceramics workshop tutor
Currently Ceramics tutor at Stroud College
Currently Visiting Lecturer
at Bath Spa University MA Ceramics

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