Born 1970
Lives and works in London

EDUCATION

2006-07                               The Royals Drawing School, London E1                                    Post Graduate Drawing Year
1989-93                               Slade School of Fine Art, London, WC1                                   BA (Hons) Fine Art
1988-89                               Chelsea School of Art, London, SW7                                       Foundation Course

 

AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

2015-16                              Artist in Residence at Level 39, Canary Wharf
2015                                   Artist in Residence at Dumfries House
2011                                   Artist in Residence and visiting Professor at IIFA, Modinigar, India
2008/09                              Artist in Residence Kensington Palace
2001                                   Runner up - Laing Landscape and Seascape Award
1998                                   Artist in Residence, Slade Summer School
1997                                   Second Prize - Gilchrist Fischer Memorial Award
1995                                   Boise Scholarship to travel and make work in America
1994                                   Stoves Award Winner
1994                                   Finalist - Gilchrist Fischer Memorial Award
1993                                   Henry Tonks Medal for Painting
1992                                   Slade Project Award to make paintings in North Wales
1991                                   Second Prize Slade Summer Competition
1990                                   William Coldstream Prize: Slade School of Fine Art

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017                                   ‘Paintings about Everything and Nothing', One Paved Court, London
2015                                   ‘Intimate Isolation’, Project Gallery, Arundel, West Sussex
2013                                    ‘Olympic Paintings’, Canary Wharf Windows, Gallery London
2010                                   ‘Landmarks’ Capsticks, Solicitors, Wimbledon, London
2009                                   'Twilight', Canary Wharf Windows, Gallery London
2008                                   ‘ELEVATION the City Re-seen’, Gillions Art, Battersea, London
2006                                   ‘London Panoramas’, Slade Summer School, University College London
1999                                   ‘London, New York and Paris’, Fox Williams, Solicitors, London
1998                                   ‘Paintings from America’, Slade Gallery, University College London
1994                                   ‘Structures’, Slade Summer School, University College London

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017                                   The Lynn Painter Stainers Painting Prize Exhibition, London
2016                                   The First International Invited Exhibition of Emei Contemporary Art, China
2015                                   The Lynn Painter Stainers Painting Prize Exhibition, London
2014                                   Christmas Show, Browse and Darby, London
2014                                   From David Bomberg to Paula Rego: The London Group at Southampton City Art Gallery
2014                                   I see you here – Project Gallery, Arundel
2014                                   ‘Gallery Artists’ - New York Art Fair, Alicia David Contemporary Art
2013                                   The Lynn Painter Stainers Painting Prize Exhibition
2012                                   ‘London Now’, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London
2012                                   ‘Creatives Cities Collection’, Barbican Centre, London
2012                                   ‘Gallery Artists’ - Hamptons Art Fair, Alicia David Contemporary Art
2012                                   ‘Gallery Artists’ - New York Art Fair, Alicia David Contemporary Art
2012                                   ‘Celebrating 21 Years of the Gilchrist-Fischer Memorial Award,
2012                                    Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London
2011                                   ‘Contemporary Perspectives on Watercolour’, Mall Galleries, London
2011                                   ‘Approaches to Landscape’, Medici Gallery, Cork Street, London
2011                                   ‘Gallery Artists’ - The Hamptons Art Fair’, Alicia David Contemporary Art
2010                                   The Lynn Painter Stainers Painting Prize Exhibition
2010                                   'COLOURING IN THE CLINICAL', Paintings in Hospitals, Menier Chocolate Factory, London
2009                                   'V' Thomas Williams Fine Art, London
2009                                   Threadneedle Painting Prize, Mall Galleries, London
2008                                   Group Show, Allen Gallery New York
2008                                   Small is Beautiful, Flowers East, London
2008                                   Mauger Gallery, Bath
2006-10                               London Group
2007                                   Royal Society of Portrait Painters, Mall Gallery, London
2006                                   ‘Altitude’ John Martin at Ashursts, London
2006                                   Small is Beautiful, Flowers Central, Cork Street
2005                                   Hunting Prize Exhibition, Royal College of Art
2004                                   ‘Subjective’ Sarah Myerscough Fine Art
2004                                   C.A.S Artfutures, City of London School
2003                                   ‘Recent Acquisitions Show’, Unilever Building, London
2002                                   ‘Five New Artists’, Purdy Hicks Gallery, Bankside, London
2001                                   ‘Urban Rhythms’, Sarah Myerscough Fine Art, London
2001                                   Laing Landscape and Seascape Award, Mall Galleries, London
1998                                   Gilchrist Fischer Memorial Award for Landscape Painting, Cadogan Contemporary,

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2012                                   Commisioned to make a series of paintings about London the Olympic City
                                         for Sarah Myerscough Fine Art
2010                                   Commission to make a painting about Canary Wharf for a private client
2007                                   Commission to make paintings about New York for a private client
2006                                   Elected to the London Group
2005                                   Commissioned to make a number of drawings for Ian Rowland’s book on Drawing
2004                                   Commission for the offices of Topland Group
2003                                   Commission to make a painting of Stoke Court for Bayer plc
2002                                   Commission for the Canary Wharf Group
2000                                   Commission to make portrait of the actor Tom Hardy
1992                                   Commissioned to make drawings for Ron Bowens Book ‘Drawing Masterclass’

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

April 2017                            Canary Wharf Magazine
Jan 2015                              Work featured in an article by Ian Rowlands for A and I magazine.
October 09                           Article about the Thomas Williams Exhibition V, Saturday Times
June 09                               Canary Wharf Magazine
September 09                       Contributed four articles for the Observers ‘How to Paint’ Guide
December 08                        Reveiw of 'Small is Beautiful' by Susan Hubbard for the Independent
February 05                          Drawing the City, article for Ian Rowlands.
April 04                               Review in the Saturday Independent
05/04/01                            'Sense of Place’, Artist and Illustrator
20/01/98                             Review by Andrew Taylor, The Independent
19/01/98                             Review by John McEwen, The Sunday Telegraph
July 1994                            Drawings reproduced in Artist and Illustrator
Jan 1994                             Painting reproduced in Homes and Gardens
10/1/94                              Review by John McEwen, The Sunday Telegraph
15/01/94                             Review by William Packer, The Financial Times
10/12/93                             Review by David Hammond, Huddersfield Daily Examiner
1989                                  Drawings used in Mute Magazine


COLLECTIONS

Works in the public collection of

The Royal Marsden Hospital, London
University College London
Paintings in Hospitals

In the private collections of

Bayer plc,
Dumries House
Capsticks, London
Topland Group,
Canary Wharf Group plc,
Unilever plc,
KPMG Accountants,
GMO Woolley,
Steven Drake Solicitors,
Prentis, Donegan and Partners
Stoves, Liverpool

Work also in Private Collections in Britain, America, France, Australia, and Hong Kong.

 

Links

One Paved Court
The Sim Smith Gallery

Royal Drawing School
The Project Gallery
Slade School of Fine Art


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