Curriculum Vitae

Awards:

Aug. 2016: Arts Council England Grant for project “This is My Life”.
Aug. 2009: Arts Council England Grant for installation “The Quest of Alonso Quijano….”
July 2007: Arts Council England Grant  for project “In search of Albion”

Competitions 
January 2008: Winner of the South Holland Open, South Holland District Council.
August 2005: Winner of the Burden Open. Burdens Agricultural Award

Artworks in public spaces
August 2010: ‘Patchwork’, Seathorne Primary Schoool, Skegness, Lincolnshire.
June 2008: “Mondrian’s Lobster Pot” Birkbeck Primary School, Boston, Lincolnshire.
July 2007: “Curriculum” Collaborative project, Birkbeck Arts & Community College,
June 2007: “Fibonacci’s Arc” Collaborative sculpture project, Burgh Le Marsh School,

Artworks in public collections
January 2008     Dead wood lV, the transient nature of man; purchased by South Holland District Council

Art Consultancy

Nov 2015- Sept 1017: Curator of Exhibitions,  The Foyer Gallery, Embassy Theatre, Skegness, Lincolnshire.
Mar2012- May2014: Curator of Exhibitions, The Theatre Gallery, Embassy theatre, Skegness, Lincolnshire.

Public Art Projects

June 2017: “This is My Life” Projections.
June 2011:  GamesTime, Skegness SO Ferstival, Dry Lagoon Skegness
August 2007 :”In search of Albion”. Outdoor art installation, various locations on Lincolnshire Coast

Residencies:
October 2010 :University of Lincoln, AA2A Residency, Greestone Building Lindum Hill Lincoln.

Partnership Projects
September 2010: “In Search of Albion”, Festival of Bathing Beauties, Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire.
October 2008: X-Church, Gainsborough. Collaborative event, three artists exploring temporary dwellings.
August 2006: Production of play “Extremities” Edinburgh Fringe.(set & visual artwork).

Exhibitions Curated:
June 2016: Earth, Fire, Air Water, Embassy Theatre Gallery, Skegness

Selected Exhibitions
May 2012: Inugural Exhibition The Embassy Theatre Café Gallery, Skegness
December 2008: Temptations, Cuppola Gallery, Sheffield.
May 2008: Waterside Open, Lauriston Gallery, Waterside Arts Centre, Manchester.
April 2008: Minor works, The Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, Lancashire
February 2008: South Holland Open, South Holland centre, Spalding Lincolnshire.
August 2005: Burden Award Exhibition, Arts Coranti, Swineshead, Lincolnshire
May 2005:Mercury Music Prize Final. Air Gallery, 32 Dover Street, London.

Exhibition Record
Nov. 2015: Stations of the Cross. Embassy Theatre Gallery Skegness
May 2014: Skegness, Skegness. Embassy Theatre Gallery, Skegness.
June 2013: The Gatekeeper Within, SO Festival, Embassy Theatre Gallery, Skegness.
June 2012: A Rural Perspective, Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln.
July 2010: Mansion House Art Exhibition, Mansion House, Upgate, Louth, LIncolnshire.
Sept 2009: “In the beginning was the word and the word was…” part of SEAS Festival.

Additional information and contact details:
Websites to view work: Blog: https://ahardworkingartist.wordpress.com/
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Address:                           Shalom, Chapel Lane, Addlethorpe, Lincolnshire, PE24 4TG
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