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SOLO  EXHIBITIONS

2011     Touch and Trace,  Derby Museum and Art Gallery

2011     Mark and Movement, Deda Gallery, Derby

2006     Surface and Space, Green Door Gallery, Derby

2006     Drawn Threads, Mezze, Derby

2004     Drawings and Prints, School of Education, University of Nottingham

2004     Prints, City Gallery, Leicester

2004     Small Stuff, The Big Blue Gallery, Derby

2000     The Crompton, Derby

1999     Haymarket Theatre, Leicester

1998     Main Library, Burton on Trent

1995     Forest Arts Centre, New Milton, Hants

1994     Black Swan Guild, Somerset

1989     Phoenix Arts Centre, Leicester

1987     The Garden, Loughborough,

1987     The Loseby Gallery, Leicester

1986     The Showroom, Bethnal Green, London

1986     Milton Keynes Development Corporation

1986     The Great Barn, Milton Keynes

 

RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016     Precious Little, HMS, Long Eaton & Art-Arthina, Greece

2015     Black on White, Oriel Gallery, Mold

2015     Inbox, HMS, Long Eaton & Art-Arthina Greece

2015     Chinodoxa, Cupola Gallery, Sheffield

2014     Bundle of Sticks, Building 6, Spode Factory, Stoke on Trent

2014     Grey, HMS, Long Eaton

2013     The Mark, HMS, Long Eaton

2012     Xmas BOGOF, WW Gallery, London

2011     Drawing Connections, Sienna Arts Institute, Italy

2011     Contemporary Drawing, The Bohemia Space, Liverpool

2011     OPEM, The Collection, Lincoln

2010     SCRIBBLE AND SCRAWL?!, The Crompton, Derby

2010     Art Matters, LCB Depot, Leicester

2009     Movement, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham

2008     Spring Selection Show, The Drawing Center, New York, USA

2006     National Drawing In-Print Exhibition, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Ohio, USA

2006     The Postcard Show, Green Door Gallery, Derby

2006     Top Draw, Ropewalk Gallery, North Lincolnshire

2006     Magnitude Seven, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Ohio, USA

2006     Temporary, The Upper Gallery, Cambridge

2005     Freehand, The Pied House, Slough

2005     3D/ Installation Open, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

2003     IN-PRINT, Carlisle Institute of Arts, Cumbria and The Bookcase Gallery, Carlisle

2002     Derby City Open, Derby Museum and Art Gallery

2002     Midlands Open, Harborne Gallery, Birmingham

2002     Café Gallery Open, Bermondsey, London

2002     Nottingham Annual Open 2002, Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Nottingham

2002     Prints, Britannia Mill, University of Derby

2001     Nottingham Annual Open 2001, Castle Museum and Art Gallery, Nottingham

2001     Breaking Barriers, Usher Gallery, Lincoln

2001     Boundaries, Assembly Rooms, Derby

2001     Beer Mats, Tate Britain, London

2001     Connect, City Gallery, Leicester

2001     Beer Mat Art, The Crompton, Derby

2000     Derby City Open, Derby Museum and Art Gallery

2000     Christmas Show, Banks’ Mill Studios, Derby

 

RESIDENCIES/ COMMISSIONS

2004    Artist in Residence, School of Education, University of Nottingham

2004    Private balcony Commission, East Midlands

2001    Artists Access to Art Colleges, University of Derby

2000    Artist in Residence, Mackworth College, Derby

2000    Playground Mosaic, Becket Primary School, Derby

1986    Artist in Residence, Milton Keynes Arts Trust, Milton Keynes

 

SELECTED ARTICLES

The Villager, ‘Drawing on the Invisible; Transcribing the space of movies, motion and other worlds.’ Debra Jenks Volume 77, Number 41, March 19 – 25, 2008

Printmaking Today, Material benefits Spring 2003, p. 29

AN Magazine, Art Mats June 2001, p. 23

Printmaking Today, Soak up the Art Spring 2001, p.7

Art Quarterly, Beer Mat Art in Derby Autumn 2000, p.13

AN Magazine, Beer Mat Art September 2000, p.5

 

FUNDING

2002    Solar-plate Etching, Florence, Italy. East Midlands Arts Training and Development

2000    Year of the Artist, East Midlands Arts

1999    Axis Database funding, East Midlands Arts

 

COLLECTIONS

East Midlands Arts

Leicester City Council

Leicestershire Education Authority

Milton Keynes Development Corporation

Milton Keynes Arts Trust

Work in private collections in Europe, Egypt and America

 

PUBLICATIONS

Drawing Paper #2, Liverpool, Summer 2010

Drawing Papers 75, Selections Spring 2008,  Drawing Center, New York

Manifest National Drawing Annual, Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Ohio, 2006

Papermaking Techniques, John Plowman, Quarto Press 2000

 

EDUCATION

2002 – 2004    M.A. Printmaking (distinction), University College Northampton

2000 – 2001    Postgraduate Certificate in Arts Practice, University of Derby

1998 – 1999    City and Guilds 7323, Foundation Certificate in Training and Development,

1979 – 1982    B.A. (HONS): Fine Art (Painting), Leicester Polytechnic

1978 – 1979    Foundation Studies, Loughborough College of Art