Born 1964 Stoke on Trent, UK
2009 Artist in residence, University of South Australia, Adelaide
Artist in residence, Hill End, support from Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, NSW
2008 Artist in residence, Cicada Press, College of Fine Art, Sydney
2004 Artist in residence, Hazelwood school.
Artist in residence, Craigie high school , Dundee. Big Hand Little Hand project
1998 Artist in residence, Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge
1989 Artist in residence, Fuente Studios, Competa, Malaga, Spain
2010 New work grant, established artist, Austalia Council for the Arts
Special Commendation, Woollahra Small sculpture Prize
2006 Dundee Visual Arts Award
Aberdeen artists design award
Shell Expo Award
2005 Engage Scotland Visual Arts Education Award
2004 Professional Development Award. Scottish Arts Council Lottery Grant
Creative Development Award. Scottish Arts Council
2000 Dundee Visual Arts Award1997 Mott McDonald Painting Prize, Aberdeen Artists Society, Travelled to N.Y
1987 Elizabeth Greensheilds Memorial Award
1986 Duncan of Drunfaulk Travel Award, Italy
Selected Solo Exhibtions
2010 War on pottery. Rex Irwin art dealer. Sydney, Australia.
Irony makes a country strong. Gould gallery. Melbourne. Australia.
Industrial Sabotage Phase-3. Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
2009 New work, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
Windows show, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, UK
2008 Industrial Sabotage, Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
The view from here, paintings from Australia. Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2007 Compass Gallery, Glasgow
Figure this, The Potteries Museum and Art Gallery, Stoke on Trent
2006 Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2005 Ray Hughes Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2004 England & Co, London
One Five Two Gallery, Dundee Contemporary Arts
2003 A journey to Australia through India, S.E. Asia. Open Eye Gallery
England & Co, London (concurrent show with David Larwill)
2001 Compass Gallery, Glasgow
2000 England & Co, London
Selected Group Exhibtions
2011 The International Art on paper Exhibition, Chiang Mai University Art Centre, Thailand.
Collect, The Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York HQ, London
Big Small. Rex Irwin art dealer. Sydney, Australia.
Placement, Oriel Davies Gallery, Wales, and st Andrews Museum, Scotland.
City of Radicals, Bluecoat Display Center, Liverpool, UK.
2010 Collect, The Saatchi Gallery, Duke of York HQ, London
Laughter. Curated by Victor Medrano.Contemporary Art Space Tasmania.
Gold Coast International Ceramic Award. Gold Coast City Art Gallery. QLD
2009 Collect, The Sattchi Gallery, Duke of York HQ, London
LINK: Korean and Australian ceramics exchange project National Art School, Sydney
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Sydney
Figuration, The Jam Factory Contemporary Craft and Design, Adelaide
2008 National Sculpture Show, Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, UK
Collect, Victoria and Albert Museum, London
Hey Literary festival, Brook Street Gallery, Hey On Wye, Wales
Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, Sydney
2007 Wunderkammer: A Cabinet of Curiosities. Bluecoat Display Centre,
Scots Abroad, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
Cup Show. Helen Stephenís Gallery, Sydney
2006 SOFA Chicago, USA. Represented by Australian Contemporary
A funny thing happened on the way to the kiln. Delmar Gallery, Sydney
Dundee Visual Artists Award Scheme. Generator project space. Dundee
Society of Scottish Artists, RSA Edinburgh
2005 Absolut Secret, National Art School, Sydney
2007 McManus Redevelopment Project for Dundee Museum and Art Gallery
2004 Creative Links Commission. Two new works for Woodlands and Hazelwood schools. Funded by Scottish Arts
Big Hand Little Hand. Collaboration between Dundee Contemporary Arts & Dundee Education.
1999 Large scale ceramic mural at Charles Square on Old St, London Commissioned by Hackney Borough Council. Joint commission with artist Neil Irons. A collaboration with local community,
Major site specific sculpture at Whitfield, Dundee. Commissioned by Dundee District Council. A community based project.
1985 Ian Eadie Memorial Award.
Traveled to Holland & Belgium
1984 Mitchell Painting Prize. Traveled to Barcelona, Spain
Art Gallery of South Australia
Aberdeen Museum and Art Gallery
National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh
Paisley Art Gallery and Museum. Strathclyde, Scotland
Dundee Art Gallery and Museum. Purchased through national acquisitions fund
Grainer Collection, USA
- CAA Exhibitions
- Current Exhibition
- Coming Soon