Curriculum Vitae 2021
2007– Programme Leader: BA (Hons) Art & Design, MA Visual Arts: Bradford School of Art
1999-2007: Lecturer in Art and Life Skills: Wetherby Young Offenders.
1990-1999: Deputy Manager/Care Worker for Adults with Learning Disabilities: Northern Life Care Ltd, Harrogate.
2017: PhD in Visual Arts. Sculptural Reconfigurations of the Kitchen Utensil: A Poetic Chaos of Domesticity. – (To be completed in 2022) Coventry University.
M.A in Visual Arts, Bradford School of Arts and Media (Leeds Metropolitan University)
P.G.C.E in Further Education: (Huddersfield University) Harrogate College of Art and Technology
BA (Hons) Degree in Sculpture, Wimbledon School of Art, London
Foundation Certificate in Art and Design. Harrogate College of Art and Technology
2020: Invasive Species: Harlow Car Gardens, RHS, Harrogate
2020: Interesting Times: London Metropolitan University Gallery
2020. Some New World: Daphne Oram Gallery, Canterbury
2020: Are you Ready? South Square Gallery, Thornton ,Bradford.
2019: I/material: Wakefield, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2019: Object /Image: Selected prints-: WYPW Mirfield, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2019: Temporal Terrains: Dean Clough, Halifax, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2019: Whisk up, Grind Down: Solo Show, South Square, Thornton, Bradford
2019 Breaking Ground Exhibition: Derby, Yorkshire Sculptors Group.
2018: Staff Exhibition: Selected Works, Dye House Gallery, Bradford School of Art
2018: Separation: Dye House Gallery, Bradford, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2018: Travelling Light: Dye House Gallery, Bradford Yorkshire Sculptors Group
-Water Street Gallery: Tod Morden, West Yorkshire.
-Dean Clough, Halifax
2018: Now and Then (Selected works). Bowery Gallery Leeds: Contribution to Journal Article
2018: Wild Wings Fly: (The Unlocked Collective) South Square Gallery, Thornton, Bradford
2018: Selected works (Friends of South Square) South Square Gallery, Thornton, Bradford.
2018: Connexions (Selected Works) – Dean Clough, Halifax. Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2018: Venus 100: Leeds Art Gallery Library. (Welcome Trust).
2017: Separation: Dye House Gallery, Bradford, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2017: Summer Show – Dutch House-York
2017: Separation: – Dean Clough, Halifax, Yorkshire Sculptors Group
2016: Place and Space- Left Bank, Leeds
2016: Made of All Work- Bowery Gallery, Leeds
2016: No Future No Hope (Unlocked Collective)- Bank Street Arts, Sheffield
2015: If Walls Could Talk (Unlocked Collective)- Sunny Bank Mill, Farsley, West Yorkshire
2015: Group Show -Bradford School of Art.
2014: Bradford School of Art, Alumni Exhibition: Selected works- Dean Clough, Halifax
2014: X. V. Y: Group Exhibition (Unlocked Collective) -The Old Court House, Thirsk.
2012: Harrogate Open Show -100 Hook and Eye- Mercer Gallery, Harrogate
2011: War Exhibition and Conference – Knife, Fork and Spoon- Bradford School of Art.
2010: MA Show – Bradford School of Art
2010: Salon Show Exhibition – South Square Gallery. Thornton, Bradford
2010: Centenary Exhibition – Bradford School of Art
2020: Are you Ready? South Square Gallery- Thornton, Bradford.
2019: Whisk up, Grind Down: Solo Show. South Square, Thornton, Bradford
2011: Couples- Collaboration with Writer/Poet Michael Stewart- South Square Gallery Thornton. Limited Edition Book of Exhibition. (Images and Poems).
2013: Large Steel Head Sculpture (Concept Artist: For Chris Beardshaw)- Hampton Court Flower Show.
2020: Are You Ready? Artist book. Journey through Venice, (Coventry University)
2018: Now and Then (Selected works). Bowery Gallery Leeds: https://issuu.com/gedtog/docs/then_and_now
2014: Another of the Other: Volume 1 Issue 1 October 2014.Epicurious- Bradford College E-journal.
2015: Making Knowledge Travel. Goldsmiths Conference: Contribution to PhD by Design: Instant Journal:
2021: Hosking Houses Trust (Fellowship)
2019: Venice Fellowship, British Council.
2007: Inside Out Award for Community Anti-Drugs Project
2006: Koestler Award: Group Project, Wetherby Young Offenders
2005: Jerward Award: Community Project. Wetherby Young Offenders
2019: FHEA: Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
2016– YSG (Yorkshire Sculptors Group), https://www.yorkshiresculptorsgroup.org
2014- Unlocked Collective, https://www.unlockedcollective.co.uk
2014: Symposium: Oscillations, Bradford School of Art.
2015: Artists Talk ‘Couples’ Harrogate College:
2020: Presentation /Workshop: Communicating the Unsayable Learning at the Intersection of Language and Arts. Leeds University
2019: Presentation: Whisk Woman, Wheel Woman, Coventry University:
2019: Presentation: A Film about Sue. Leeds Museum
2018: Presentation/Workshop, Body, Mind Image: Leeds Library (Sponsored by Welcome Trust)
2017: CREST Conference, -: London
2016: Artists Talk: Desire: Another of the Other. Harrogate College
2018: Venus 100 Work Shop 1: Body, Mind, Image: Leeds Art Library.
2018: Venus 100 Work Shop 2: Body, Mind, Image: Leeds Art Library.
2014: Drama Arts Productions (D.A.P) Creative Arts Director: Commedia Dell’Arte: – Delivery of Mask Making Workshops Venice Italy
2013: Drama Arts Productions (D.A.P) Creative Arts Director: Commedia Dell’Arte:- Delivery of Mask Making Workshops Venice Italy