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I am an artist and teacher based in London. 

 

In my work I attempt to capture some sense of what it is to be human, searching for truths or significance in the inconsequential moments of every day. I seek to embrace all aspects of our being, exploring the tension and in-between spaces of the different parts of us. How we can feel at once deeply vulnerable yet strong, serene and unnerved, unabashed and embarrassed, sorrowful and joyous. Animals, particularly dogs are a recurring symbol in my work. In the past they have seemed to symbolise a sense of loss, yet now their presence is largely a redemptive, healing one - dispelling feelings of isolation and loneliness. In some ways they also act as a mirror to the human. 

EXHIBITIONS

2022, The Flesh of Paint, Liliya Art Gallery, London, UK.

2021-2022, AUC Art, (Online)

2021, Best of the Drawing Year, Christies, London, UK (Group)
2021, Open Studios, Royal Drawing School, London, UK (Group)
2021, The Drawing Year Exhibition, Royal Drawing School, London, UK (Group)
2020, Exhibition, AllMouth Gallery, Online (Solo)
2020, Curated For Christmas, Bowes Parris Gallery and All Mouth Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2020, Curated for Covid, Online Charity Exhibition (Group)
2019, Winter Show, Art Shop and Chapel Gallery, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2019, Summer Show, Art Shop and Chapel Gallery, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2019, The Melodic Line, Twenty Twenty Gallery, Ludlow
2019, Cambridge Exhibition, Bologna Children’s Book Fair, Bologna, Italy (Group)
2019, Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Royal Watercolour Society, London, UK (Group)
2019, The Bankside Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2019, Cambridge MA Show, Candid Arts Trust, London, UK (Group)
2019, Out of This World, Glimpses of Magic, Art Shop and Chapel Gallery, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2018, Christmas Exhibition, Flying Colours Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2018, Selvedge Winter Fair, Mary Ward House, London, UK (Group)
2018, Foraged Collections, The Art Shop and Chapel, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2018, Summer Show Hedgerows and Gardens, The Art Shop and Chapel, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2018, Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Royal Watercolour Society, The Bankside Gallery, London, UK (Group)
2017, Winter Show, The Art Shop and Chapel, Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2017, Artist in the Garden, Summer Show, The Art Shop and Chapel,
Abergavenny, Wales, UK (Group)
2017, Grennan Mill Craft School, Kilkenny Arts Festival, Ireland, UK (Group)
2017, Sketch Open Drawing Prize, Rabley Drawing Centre, Malborough, UK (Group)

COLLABORATIONS 

The Frost Fair Collection with The Shop Floor Project

 

Art Work for Olivia Chaney's Shelter, Nonesuch Records. 

 

FEATURES

T MAGAZINE: The New York Times

AWARDS

Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Royal Watercolour Society, Daler Rowney Prize, 2019

Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Royal Watercolour Society, Cotswold Mount Prize, 2018

 

EDUCATION 

Drawing Year 2020, Royal Drawing School 

MA Children's Book Illustration, Cambridge School Of Art

BA English Literature, University of Exeter