Profile

EDUCATION

2011 – 2013 PGCE University of Wales, Newport.
1989 – 1992 BA (Hons) Fine Art Printmaking & Photo-media. Central Saint Martins.
1988 – 1989 Foundation, Central School of Art, London.


CURRENT WORK

Working as an illustrator for Webber Design Ltd and collaborating with artists and writers. Project manager for 'A Thousand Voices', a Heritage Lottery funded oral history project. 

EXHIBITIONS

Mar 2018 – Group exhibition, An Expanded View of Drawing, Arts and Education Network SE Wales, Newport.

Mar 2017 – May 2018 Group exhibition, participatory art project 'Maindee Stories' in Monmouthshire Women Making Change exhibition, Abergavenny Museum.

Mar 2017 – Solo show, Lost Connections. Art in the Attic, The Factory, Porth. 

Apr 2016 – Oct 2016 Lead artist and project manager, 'Maindee Stories', Llyfrgell Maindee/Maindee Library+ Funded by Maindee Unlimited and Arts Council Wales.

Sep 2016 –  Arts & Education network launch. Guest speaker. Riverfront Arts, Newport.

Dec 2015 – Group exhibition, Winter Show, Stow Hill Cwtsh, Newport.

Oct 2015 –  'Lost Connections' Solo show. Barnabas Arts House, Newport.

Jul 2015 –   'Human Nature' Group show. Centrespace Gallery, Bristol.

Mar 2015 –  'Beneath The Surface' Group show. The Project Space, Newport.

Mar 2015 –  'International Women's Day' Group show. Upmarket Galleries, Newport.

Jan 2015 –  'Lost Connections' Solo show. Riverfront Arts Centre.

Mar 2014 –  'Dathlu' International Women's Day, Upmarket Galleries, Group exhibition.

Jan 2014 –  Curator, 'Land and Scapes' Upmarket Galleries, Newport.

Nov 2012 – 'The Meeting' Group Exhibition. U.R.B.A.N, John Frost Square, Newport.

Oct 2012 –  'Delayed' U.R.B.A.N, John Frost Square, Newport.

Jul 2010 –  'SuperDragons' Public art commission, Newport.    
                                                             
Oct 2010 –  Group Exhibition, The School of Optometry, Cardiff.

Oct 2009 –  Group Exhibition, The School of Optometry, Cardiff.

RESIDENCIES

2014 The Project Space, Newport – Lost Connections (Six weeks).
1996/7 Artist in Residence, Kensington and Chelsea College, London.

OTHER WORK

Sep 2010 – 13 University of Wales, Newport. School of Fashion, Design & Technology. Instructor, Adobe CS5.
2002 - 2013 – Freelance graphic designer and artist for fashion retail companies.
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