CV

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Curriculum Vitae

Education

2012-2014: MA Distinction in Fine Art. University of Chichester

2009- 2012: 1st Class BA (Hons) Fine Art. University of Chichester

2008-2009: Access to Higher Education, Diploma in Art & Design. Chichester College

1983-1985: SCOTEC Diploma in Art & Design, specialising in Retail Display. Central College of Commerce, Glasgow

Bursaries and Awards

January 2013: West Dean College, Short Course Bursary: Free Fall Workshop: Printing on textiles with artist Sue Timney

2012: The Textile Society Undergraduate Bursary Award Winner 2012:  Bursary, backing and profile from the Textile Society

Delivered a Paper

January 2013: Post Graduate Research Forum: University of Chichester. Paper called Text In Textiles 

September 2012: Text and Textiles Conference, The Centre for Material Texts, Faculty of English, University of Cambridge. Paper called Newsfabrics 

Presentation

June 2012: Pallant House Gallery, Chichester: Pechakucha, (Japanese style of presentation) to Chi-Art group

Exhibitions

April & May 2015: Emsworth Art Trail: solo exhibition within the trail

December 2014: Oxmarket Centre of Art: Journeys, shortlisted for group exhibition

September 2014: ArtOne, The University of Chichester: Matters Arising, MA Fine Art Degree Show

May -June 2014: The Otter Gallery, Chichester University: Imminent, works of progression by MA students

November 2013: The Knit & Stitch Show, Harrogate: Group exhibition with the Textile Bursary Group. Sponsored by The Textile Society

November 2013: GASP, Artspace, Portsmouth: Insight, an exhibition of MA fine art student’s work in progress from The University of Chichester

October 2013: GASP, Artspace, Portsmouth: Salon des Refuses, an exhibition of artwork which had been entered into The Jerwood Drawing Prize in 2013 and been refused

April – July 2013: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant: Text In Textiles,  in the Sadler Gallery, prize as winner of the Grow your own Exhibition 

October-November 2012: The Prince’s Foundation Gallery, London & The Minerva Theatre, Chichester: The National Open Art Exhibition 2012, shortlisted 

May 2012: ArtOne, The University of Chichester: BA Fine Art Degree Show 

February- March 2012: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant: Earth, air and water, shortlisted by Chichester Harbour Conservancy

April-June 2011: The Spring Arts & Heritage Centre, Havant: Grow your own Exhibition, shortlisted and winner of competition. Part of the Nine Days Art Trail. 

March-April 2011: Chichester High School for Girls: The Mix, selected from The University of Chichester fine art department to exhibit work reflecting mixed media

May 2010 & May 2011: The Otter Gallery, Chichester University: Selected from the cohort of students to exhibit work reflecting the diversity of the University

May 2009 & May 2010: Emsworth Art Trail: exhibited as part of the art group Aspire

 Art Experience

2011: Student Artist at Glenwood SEN secondary school: Community project, liaising with two fellow students, school, University, artist Shirley Chubb and The Spring Arts and Heritage Centre.

1987- 1995: Display Artist at John Lewis, Edinburgh

1985- 1987: Display Artist at John Menzies, Glasgow