CV

Selected exhibitions

2021

Summer at Bankside Gallery, Bankside Gallery, London

Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 209th Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

2020

Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 208th Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, London

2019

The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition, Mall Galleries, London

'In Reading Gaol by Reading Town', Riverside Museum, Reading

'Art on Instinct 2' Elizabeth James Gallery, Croydon

'Ex Libris', Idea Store, Canary Wharf

St Barbe Open Exhibition, St Barbe Museum, Lymington

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, London

New relics for Reading, Reading Museum

Reading Guild of Artists 89th Annual Exhibition, Reading Museum

2018

'Landlocked' solo exhibition, Peacock Gallery, Reading

'Wonderer', Platforms Project, Athens School of Fine Arts, Athens

Leander 200, River and Rowing Museum, Henley

Twitter Art Exhibit, Strathnairn Gallery, Canberra, Australia

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, London

"Secret Wardour", Messums, Wiltshire

2017

'Lilies for Oscar Wilde', Reading Museum, Reading

'Raw Rich' group show, PZ Gallery, Penzance

group show, Chapel House, Penzance

2016

'Coastlines' group exhibition, Rum's Eg Gallery, Romsey

ING Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London

Hampshire Open Studios, Old School Gallery, St Barbe Museum, Lymington

The 17th St Barbe Open Exhibition, St Barbe Museum, Lymington

Broadway Arts Festival Art Exhibition, Little Buckland Gallery, Broadway, Worcestershire

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, London

2015

Art@Clyde & Co with Guildford Arts, Guildford

2014

United Society of Artists Open Exhibition, Cork Street, London

2012

Royal Watercolour Society Contemporary Watercolour Competition, Bankside Gallery, London


Curation and other projects

Co-author of 'Reading's Influential Women' Two Rivers Press 2020

2019 'Reading Gaol Hug' - originator and main organiser - an event that saw about 1000 people surround the gaol and link hands as part of a campaign to convert it into an arts hub and museum.

2019 'In Reading Gaol by Reading Town', Riverside Museum, Reading - curator

Residencies

Brisons Veor, Cornwall

Wood Wharf, Canary Wharf

Selected media and publications

May 2021 Interview on Meridian News

April 2021 The Artist magazine - interviewed by Susie Hodges

March 2021 Creative Coverage podcast 'In Conversation' interviewed by Tim Saunders

2020 Illustrations in 'Reading's Influential Women' Two Rivers Press

2019 Interview on BBC South Today

2019 Interview on Meridian News

2018 'Reading Abbey Revealed' souvenir guide published to coincide with reopening of Reading Abbey Ruins, includes a detail from my 'Hospitium' painting. Available from Reading Museum shop

2018 'Wonderer' exhibition catalogue by Fronteer Arts

2017 'Raw Rich' group exhibition catalogue.

Selected awards

The Artist Prize, RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition, 2020

Education

Currently studying for MSc Mathematics, Open University

Mentoring Course, Newlyn School of Art

BSc Physical Sciences, Open University

MSc Professional Computing, Staffordshire University

MA Computer Science, Cambridge University