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Education

Post Graduate
Central St. Martins School of Art – London
Fine Art Degree, Croydon College of Art – Surrey
Chinese Language and Archaeology – London University

Exhibitions and Commissions to 2018 include:

2018

  • B-side Festival  Isle of Portland  8th Sep 2018 – 16th Sep 2018 Dorset 

    A biennial Arts Festival with art performances and events all over the island.

    #bside18
  • ENCLAVE  Penyagolosa Natural Park  22nd Jun 2018 – 8th Jul 2018 near Castillon de la Plana, Eastern Spain 

    A land art residency to make a piece in a forest is situated south of Barcelona and north of Valencia.

    enclavelandart.org
  • The Sculpture Collections  Leeds Art Gallery & Henry Moore Institute  22nd Mar 2018 – 20th May 2018 Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow, Leeds LS1 3AA 

    Including Phyllida Barlow, Tony Cragg, Cornelia Parker  etc.

    Henry Moore Institute

2017

  • Summer Salon  Lubomirov / Angus-Hughes Gallery  Exhibition continues: 19 Aug - 2 Sept, or by appointment. 26 Lower Clapton Road (junction of Urswick Road), London E5 0PD 

    Private View: Friday, 18th August 2017, 6-9pm.

    mail@lubomirov-angus-hughes.com
  • Up the Duff – La Fortezza del Girifalco    10th Jun 2017 – 2nd Jul 2017 Via Santa Margherita, 52044 Cortona, Tuscany, Italy. 

    With Leandro Lottici. Now showing permanently in the castle.

    fortezzadelgirifalco.it
  • Up the Duff – Galleria L’Affiche    4th May 2017 – 1st Jun 2017 Via del Unione 6, Milan, Italy. 

    With paintings by Leandro Lottici.

  • Traces of Traces  Art at Broadgate  20th Apr 2017 – 29th May 2017 Ground Floor Atrium, Exchange House, 12 Primrose St, London EC2A 2HS 

    Suspended glass sculpture.

    Info: Rosie Glenn rg@rosieglennfineart.co.uk www.broadgate.co.uk/tracesoftraces
  • The Sheltering Five  Art at Broadgate  4th Feb 2017 – 19th Apr 2017 Ground Floor Atrium, Exchange House, 12 Primrose St, London EC2A 2HS 

    A series of free-standing sculpture, made from Celotex and raw pigment.

    Info: Rosie Glenn rg@rosieglennfineart.co.uk www.broadgate.co.uk/theshelteringfive

2016

  • Enclave Vistabella    November 2016. Spain. 

    Landart residency.

  • The 3rd Argentine Biennial of Contemporary Art  Buenos Aires  5th Oct 2016 – 10th Oct 2016  

2015

  • The London Group Part 2  The Cello Factory  27th Oct 2015 – 6th Nov 2015 33-34 Cornwall Road, London SE1 8TJ 
  • TIAF London  The Rag Factory  14th Oct 2015 – 18th Oct 2015 16-18 Heneage St, London E1 5LJ 

    Guest artist.

  • Speculations, Making Thinking Drawing  Hatton Gallery  26th Jun 2015 – 8th Aug 2015 The Quadrant, Newcastle University 

    Drawings by contemporary sculptors and engineers.

  • Up the Duff – London  Angus Hughes Gallery  6th Jun 2015 – 28th Jun 2015  

    A two person show with Leandro Lottici.

    website
  • Arte Laguna Sculpture Prize  The Arsenale  21st Mar 2015 – 5th Apr 2015 Venice 

2014

  • 6th Passion for Freedom  London Arts Festival  5th Nov 2014 – 15th Nov 2014 Embassy Tea Gallery, London SE1 OPB  website
  • Now & Then  Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Woods  31st May 2014 – 30th May 2014 Normanton le Heath near Ashby de la Zouch, Leicstershire LE67 2TD 

    An Arts Council Funded commission for the Woodland Trust. A site responsive earthwork, including a circle of Oaks, a surrounding ring of indigenous natural bushes, and a spiral walkway.

    website

2013

  • Reforest  Stour Valley Arts Gallery  20th Jul 2013 – 31st Aug 2013 Elwick Road, Ashford, Kent TN23 1 NR 

    A celebration of 20 years of artists’ commissions in King’s Wood.

  • A Decade of the Mark Tanner Sculpture Award  Standpoint Gallery  15th May 2013 – 29th Jun 2013 Hoxton, London 

2012

  • Inside  Blank Media Collective  30th Mar 2012 – 29th Apr 2012 43 Hulme Street, Manchester M15 6AW 

2011

  • Curiouser & Curiouser  Old Vic Tunnels  19th Nov 2011 – 20th Nov 2011 London 
  • EWA Awards  La Galleria  25th Oct 2011 – 29th Oct 2011 Pall Mall, London 

    Finalist and award winner.

  • Prague Festival of Contemporary Art  Czech Republic  1st Oct 2011 – 27th Nov 2011  

    One of 100 international artists.

  • Cork St Open    4th Aug 2011 – 12th Aug 2011 27 - 28 Cork Street, London W1 

    In aid of Papyrus.

  • Cork Street Open Exhibition for Charity  Cork Street Gallery  4th Aug 2011 – 12th Aug 2011 London 
  • Pride in the House  Lauderdale House  12th Jul 2011 – 24th Jul 2011 Highgate, London 

    One of 3 winners.

  • Young Scot, Climate Change Awareness  Pearce Institute  1st Jun 2011 – 30th Jun 2011 Glasgow 
  • next – Whats new and whats next in contemporary art + design  BECA Foundation  4th Feb 2011 – 8th Feb 2011 Albuquerque, USA 

2010

  • Punctuation Marks  Henry Moore Institute  Summer 2010 Leeds 

    Text and language in modern British sculpture.

2009
The Workshop of Hereafter Blyth Gallery Kensington, London.
London Art Fair Islington.
Unfold Nettie Horn Gallery Vyner Street, London.

2008
Concrete and Glass Shoreditch Town Hall, London.
Parallax Fieldgate Gallery London.
200 Prospects and Interiors Leeds Art Gallery. Recent acquisitions of sculptors’ drawings.
Considered Matter Mid Pennine Gallery Burnley.
Et Pendant Ce Temps Nettie Horn Gallery London.

2007
Eyestorm opposite Tate Modern.
The London Group Menier Chocolate Factory 51 Southwark Street, London.
The Chancel 20-21 Arts Centre Scunthorpe.

2004
Undercurrent Fabrica Brighton.
Kafeart Gallery Dordogne, France.
International Glass Biennale Ruskin Glass Centre Stourbridge.

2003
Convergence International Arts Festival USA.

2002
Waterstones Bookshop Piccadilly, London.
Gardner Arts Centre Brighton.

2001
Queens House, National Maritime Museum Greenwich. Permanent commission.
Royal Society of British Sculptors.
Cheltenham Open Drawing Exhibition touring to Kunsthalle Sierre, Switzerland.

2000
Royal Society of British Sculptors.
Garden sculpture for Mrs Anne Wood.

1999
Dostoyevsky Museum St. Petersburg.

1997
Royal College of Art London.
Dean Clough Contemporary Art Galleries Halifax.
Lokaal 01 Holland.

1996
Museum of Contemporary Art (MACBA) Barcelona.

1995
Passerelle Centre d’Art Brittany.

1992
Frankfurt Art Fair.

1991
Kettles Yard Cambridge.
Brandts Klaedefabrik Denmark.

1990
Edge 90 International Biennale of Innovative Visual Art Newcastle.
Der Pfalzgaleries West Germany.

1987
Serpentine Gallery London.

RESIDENCIES

Enclave Vistabella November 2016.
2 Sculptures in the Forest Kent Stour Valley Arts Kingswood.
Irwell Sculpture Trail Manchester.
Eaumages Festival of Installation Glasgow Garden Festival.
Eaumages Festival of Installation Villedieu Cultural Centre Paris.
On Site Yorkshire Sculpture Park. International Sculpture Symposium.

COMPETITIONS/AWARDS

Arts Council Award
Rouse Kent Award for Public Art
EWACC Online Art Competition, 1st Prize
Mark Tanner Award for Sculpture
British Council Travelling Awards
Portland Clifftop Sculpture Park Major Award
The Elephant Trust
Henry Moore Sculpture Trust
London Arts Bursary
EWA  East / West Artists Award (Installation)
London Docklands Development Corporation

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS

Books

Inside Artists Issue 6, Autumn 2016.
THE STATE OF ART Installation & Site-Specific # 2, Bare Hill Publishing, Sept 2015 (ISBN 978-1-909825-15-4).
Thinking is making, Presence and Absence in Contemporary Sculpture edited by Michael Taylor, published by Black Dog, April 2013 ( ISBN13: 9781908966049 ).
Sculpture Parks and Trails of England by Alison Stace (ISBN 13:978-07136-7952-6).
Fabrica the First 10 Years introduction by Caroline Collier, essays by Matthew Miller, Liz Whitehead, Nannette Aldred and Phyllida Shaw (ISBN 0-9543380-2-2).
Kingswood: A Context edited by Sandra Drew and Liz Kent, published by Stour Valley Arts (ISBN 09535 3409 x).
Meditative Spaces by Michael Freeman, Universe Publishing, Rizzoli, NY (ISBN 0-7893-1065-1).
Installation Art by Nicolas de Oliveira, Nicola Oxley, Michael Petry, published by Thames and Hudson (ISBN 0-500-23672-0).
The Dictionary of Artists in Britain since 1945 by David Buckman published by Art Dictionaries.

Newspapers, Magazines and Websites include

INSIDE ARTISTS Issue 6 autumn 2016 Interview + photos. pages 72 – 75 View at issuu.com/insideartists, (Website: insideart.eu) ( Europe) January and 23/3/ 2016. Broadleaf . Issue 79 Woodland Trust. 2012. FRIEZE October 2008. English Garden magazine. SCULPTURE magazine (USA). ‘Art for the Nation’ National Maritime Museum. The Architectural Digest, Italy. Art Monthly. Artswork. Time Out. Mediamatic Vol.4. Artscribe. File Magazine. The Guardian. The Sunday Times. The Financial Times. West Midlands Arts Review. 20/20 Magazine. Art Review. Performance Magazine. Ouest France. Le Telegramme. “Avui”. Sillage Magazine. Art Forum International. Evening Standard. Hot Tickets. Blueprint Magazine. Make. The Spectator. The Times. The Independent.

Television and Radio

2014 BBC1 Country file, 7 pm 23rd Feb.
2009 ITV Meridian TV News, 6 pm 12th Jan.
2009 Stour Valley Arts, Channel 4, BigArt website, interview and 4 artworks, May.
2004 Interview, Southern Counties radio 8.45 pm 23rd June.
2004 BBC TV South East Today 1.30 and 6.30 pm 23rd June.

For further information, telephone 020-7625-9300.