PGCE (F.E) University of Sunderland 2005
MA Fine Art (Distinction) University of Sunderland 2003
BA Honours Fine Art University of Sunderland 1993
BA Exchange Year Valdosta State College, Georgia USA 1992
Foundation Course Cyprus College of Art 1990
EXHIBITIONS – SELECTED GROUP SHOWS
2012-2016 Badcocks/ REN Fine Art – Affordable Art Fair (London)
2015 Walking into memory: 60 Morrab Road (Penzance)
2012 BUCCA Gallery, drawing show, Newlyn, Cornwall.
2011 Open Space Gallery, Penryn, Cornwall.
2010 Open Space Gallery, Penryn, Cornwall.
2009 Open Space Gallery, Penryn, Cornwall.
2009 Fresh Air 09, Groups sculpture show, Quennington, Gloucestershire.
2006 Paper Choir, Vogue Beloth Chapel, Redruth, Cornwall.
2005 Roomers, 54 Frederick Street, Sunderland.
2005 Art WeekenderSunderland City Centre.
2004 Eye Candy, Brockdam Gallery, Northumberland.
2004 Outernet, The Waygood Gallery, Newcastle.
2004 Ida Branson, The Atkinson Gallery, Millfield, Somerset.
2003 Do We Look Good in This? MA Show, Hammerton Hall. Sunderland.
2003 What Day of the Week is This? Thornhilll Park, Sunderland.
2003 Reach, St Thomas’s Church, Co. Durham.
2002 Show Home, Bellway Homes, Wynyard. Co. Durham.
2002 Open Eye, DLI Museum, Durham City.
1999 Gener-eight, V.A.N.E. Newcastle upon Tyne.
1993 Northern Graduates, The New Academy, London.
EXHIBITIONS – SOLO SHOWS
2004 Rose Tinted The Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Project Space, Sunderland.
Five large scale, ‘colour-field’ oil paintings.
2004 In The Light of Day Rotterdam House, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
A series of painting installations.
2007 – 2009 TEND – Collaborative residency and projects with artist David Paton
2006 Drawing It In, Newlyn Art Gallery, Penzance.
2005 Roomers – an artist-led project in a disused victorian building, Sunderland – Installation of drawings made from 800 mono-prints.
2007 TEND – Grants for the Arts Award, Arts Council England -SW. A year long artist residency, Trewidden Garden, Penzance.
2005 ROOMERS – Grants for the Arts Award, Arts Council England – NE.
2002 Outside – Grants for the Arts Award, Arts Council England – NE