Artist C.V

EDUCATION

Fashion Design for Industry BA (Hons) Degree, 1st Class

Heriot Watt University 2007-2009

Drawing and Painting BA (Hons) Degree, 2:1

Edinburgh College of Art 1997 – 2001

PRIZES AND AWARDS

South of Scotland, Visual Artist and Craft Maker Award 2021 – funded by Creative Scotland, Borders Live and Dumfries and Galloway Council

Finalist in the Scottish Portrait Awards 2019

ANGUSalive Purchase Prize 2018

University Prizes 2009:

Heriot Watt Prize for Outstanding Merit

The Glasgow Bonnet Maker and Dyers Prize

The Lenzing Prize

RESIDENCIES

Hospitalfield Interdisciplinary Residency 2020

COLLABORATIONS

October 2020: My painting ‘The Duchess’ was used as an inspiration for the short film ‘DUCHESS, REVOLT!’ written and directed by Nicola Baldwin for UCL Art Museum. The painting will be also used as the publicity image for the future live version. Due to Covid 19 restrictions the performance was filmed:  https://youtu.be/lOilK-874gU

RECENT EXHIBITIONS

Zenwalls Gallery Winter Exhibition 2020

An Talla Solais Members Exhibition 2020

Paisley Art Institute 132nd Annual Exhibition 2020

Aberdeen Artists Society Annual Exhibition 2020

Royal Scottish Academy 194th Annual Exhibition 2020

ANGUSalive The Meffan Gallery Winter Show 2019

Scottish Portrait Awards 2019

Paisley Art Institute 131st Annual Art Exhibition 2019

ANGUSalive The Meffan Gallery Winter Show 2018

COLLECTIONS

Angus Fine Art Collection

UK Private Collections