Education:

Exceptional 1st Class Honours - Fine Art BA, Nottingham Trent University

Distinction - Foundation diploma in art and design, City College Brighton and Hove

 

Exhibitions:

2019, 'Swathes of Platelets 3’, GRAFT, The Harris Museum and Gallery, Preston

2019, ‘Swathes of Platelets 2’, UKYA City Takeover, 35 Gamble Street, Nottingham

2018, 'Material Resistance', Brief Encounters, Newarke Houses Museum, Leicester

2018, 'Silk Scarf: Viscera', NTU Fine Art Auction, Bonington Atrium, Nottingham

2017, 'Swathes of Platelets', NTU Degree Show, Bonington building, Nottingham

2017, 'Congealed Interior', KUUBE phase 2, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

2017, 'Biological Interiors', Wordplay, City Arts, Nottingham

2017, 'Endogenous Pattern', NTU Fine Art Auction, Bonington Atrium, Nottingham

2017, 'Facade', Group show as part of the NTU festival, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

2017, 'Blood clot interiors', CyberPlynth, Online platform, Instagram

2016, 'Clot1, Clot2, Clot3' as part of the International Postcard show, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

2016, 3x screen prints in the City Arts Young Producers show 'Leave your Legacy', City Arts, Nottingham

2016, ‘Oblivious’ Collaborative video piece, Mysight, Nottingham. NTU Professional Partnerships Inter-festival, Nottingham Trent University.

2012, ‘the Paradox of Propaganda’ , City college Brighton and Hove, Brighton

 

Professional experience:

2018, Administration and Project Officer, UK Young Artists, Nottingham

2017, NTU degree show catalogue committee team.

2017, Student associate for NTU and Forest Fields Primary school, Nottingham; training sessions to learn about safe-guarding of children and appropriate behaviour when working in schools, 10 weeks of work experience acting as a teaching assistant in an F1 class in Forest Fields primary school nursery, Nottingham.

2016-2017, Student ambassador for Nottingham Trent University; running tours of studios and facilities for prospective students, providing information about the course and the art scene in Nottingham, contributing in the interview process, invigilating university open days.

2016, Volunteer invigilator at UK Young Artists festival, Derby.

2016, ‘Boogie Buddha’ Music night fundraiser at Lofthouse, Nottingham; Organising an evening event to raise money for Childreach International, Involved curating the work of fellow students to decorate the venue and organising various Djs to play music for the night.

2016, Workshop assistant; assisting composer and musical director, Andrew Dickson, in the leading of music workshops for people with learning disabilities.

2016, ‘Inter-educate’ Collaborative group initiative to run an educational programme as part of Inter-festival, Nottingham Trent University. Gallery tour, workshop and panel discussion –‘The Value of Art School.’

2016, Heymann Primary School, Art week volunteer; Organisation, planning and participation in a 2 day workshop, managing 40 year 4 students.

October 2015 – March 2016, Volunteer for Nottingham City Museums and Galleries; Involvement in planning and curating a new space in Woolaton Hall called the Learning-lab (ongoing project), Participating in a tour and a talk given by Woolaton Hall’s manager of natural history collections.

2010 - 2012, Wedding and Party Décor with Tess Dickson

2010, Music workshop with Puppetcraft theatre company

2008 – 2010, Arts workshops for children age 6 – 10, Summerthing @ Bridport Arts Centre

 

Talks:

April 2019, Artist talk, GRAFT, The Harris Museum and Gallery, Preston

February 2019, Artist talk, UKYA City Takeover, 35 Gamble Street, Nottingham

November 2018, Reading @ Ache Magazine Launch and Readings, SET, Dalston, London

2017, As part of NTU festival at Surface Gallery, talking about aims and set-up of Group exhibition Facade, Surface Gallery, Nottingham.

 

Residencies:

February 2018, Brief Encounters, micro-residency, Science week in partnership with Leicester University.

September 2017, Infinitesimal, Microscopy for artists, Ayatana residency, Quebec, Canada.