CV

Bio


Born in London in 1975. Lives in Edinburgh with a studio at Wasps, West Park Place



Education


2013    Edinburgh College of Art, BA (Hons.) Painting

1998    University of Liverpool, BA (Hons.) German with Dutch (exchange semesters at Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg and Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam)



Upcoming / Current Exhibitions
             

2019    Artists in the Field, Royal Geographical Society, London

2019    The Fragile Ocean, St John on Bethnal Green, London 

2019    Utopia (SSA members' show), Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries


Public Artwork


2019    Eponymous, Art Walk Porty, Portobello, Edinburgh 



Selected Solo Exhibitions


2019    Waypoints, Machrihanish Airbase (part of the Architecture Fringe)

2018    Perimeters, Upright Gallery, Edinburgh
2017    Sea Marks, Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

2014    New Work, Fine Art Library, Edinburgh

2014    Typology, Grampian Hospitals Art Trust, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
2013    Shed 8, Port Edgar Marina, South Queensferry

2012    Solo show, Filmhouse Cinema, Edinburgh



Selected Group Exhibitions


2019    The Factory Djúpavík, Iceland 
2019    Hidden Door Festival, Leith Theatre

2019    Utopia, Upper Church Summerhall, Edinburgh (Syn Festival, invited artist)

2019    Gone Fishing, DOK Artist Space, Leith

2018    20/20, Upright Gallery, Edinburgh 

2018    Scottish Furniture Makers' Association's Annual Show, Custom Lane, Edinburgh (accompanying artist)

2018    Socius18, DOK Artist Space, Leith 

2018    Current,  Tatha Gallery, Newport on Tay (Visual Arts Scotland Members' Show)

2018    Nes Alumni Exhibition,  Akureyri Summer Arts Festival, Iceland

2018    Macmillan Art Show, Bonhams, Edinburgh (invited artist)

2018    Odysseys, Summerhall (Syn Festival Edinburgh; invited artist)

2018    Limited Edition, Edinburgh Printmakers

2017    Visual Artist Unit Members' Show, Crownpoint Gallery, Glasgow

2017    Macmillan Art Show, Bonhams, Edinburgh (invited artist)

2017    Leith Lates, Out of the Blue Leith Walk,  Edinburgh

2017    Opið Hús,  Skagaströnd, Iceland

2016    Royal Society of Marine Artists Annual Show, Mall Galleries, London

2016    Macmillan Art Show, Bonhams, Edinburgh

2016    Confined Spaces, Old Gaol and Police Station, Campbeltown

2016    Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh

2015    Society of Scottish Artists Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2015    Wayward Currents, Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh

2014    Society of Scottish Artists Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2014    Variation,Port Edgar Marina, South Queensferry

2014    Salonely, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

2013     Afterword: Contemporary Responses to Peploe, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

2013    Degree Show, Edinburgh College of Art

2013    Encounters, InSpace, Edinburgh

2013    Defcon Salon 1,  Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh

2012    res ipsa loquitur, Edinburgh College of Art

2012    TransAtlantic, School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, and Edinburgh College of Art



Collections 


Anne Rowling Regenerative Neurology Clinic, University of Edinburgh

School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts



Residencies


2020     SÍM (The Association of Icelandic Visual Artists)

2019      Sail Britain WIld Islands Residency 

2017      Nes artists residency, Skagaströnd, Iceland

2017      Cove Park (subsidised, self-funded winter residency)

2015      Lacawac field station, Pennsylvania

2013/14 Port Edgar Marina, South Queensferry

2013      MRC Human Genetics Unit, University of Edinburgh



Workshops


2017  FNV College of North West Iceland

2016  Argyll & Bute Council 

 


Memberships


Fellow, Royal Society of Arts

Co-opted Council Member, Society of Scottish Artists

Member, Visual Arts Scotland



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