Artistic Practice

History of Artistic Practice

Achievements:

  • SERC currently supporting my ongoing ceramic development in Bangor with the use of their facilities.
  • Currently Exhibiting in the Black Canvas Gallery
  • Exhibited at the Royal Ulster Architects Christmas Exhibition 2017
  • Shortlisted for Royal Ulster Academy 2016 Exhibition
  • Exhibiting/ Selling at the Found Gallery, Dunbar, Scotland, Sept –Sept 2017
  • Exhibiting/ Selling at ‘The Yard’, Holywood, 2013 – 2016
  • ‘Glazed Over’ Group Exhibition, Haptic, Newtownards, 2016
  • ‘The Space’ Group Exhibition, Newtownards, February 2016
  • Group Exhibition, Curve Gallery, Bangor, January 2016
  • ‘Out of the Box’ Group Exhibition, Art in the Loft, Portaferry, July 2014
  • P24 Exhibition, Bangor Town Hall, Feb/ March 2014
  • ‘Let’s Connect’ Group Exhibition, Dunamaise Arts Centre, Co. Laois, September 2013
  • Craft NI ‘Made It’ Business Development Programme 2014-2015
  • Project 24, Residency, Bangor, Sept 2013-Dec 2013
  • Joint Exhibition, ‘Animals with Attitude’ Curve Gallery, Bangor, July 2013
  • SERC Winner of Best Annual Painting Prize 2013 throughout all accredited Arts Courses.
  • Winner of the Sir James Kilfedder Memorial Bursary Award 2012 – NDBC (2 week residency at Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig)

Education:

  • Foundation Course in Art & Design Ceramics 2015-2016 – Distinction
  • SERC Ceramic Leisure Course 2014-2015
  • SERC Printing Leisure Course Sept 2013-2014
  • SERC Portraiture Leisure Course 2012-2013
  • MBA Construction & Real Estate, Reading University, 2003-2005 (funded by Trench Farrow & Partners).
  • RIBA, ARBUK; Southbank University; 1996
  • Six Months Erasmus Exchange to Copenhagen – Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts 1993-1994
  • B Arch. Hons in Architecture; Dundee University; 1992-1994
  • BA Hons Architecture in Architecture; Oxford Brookes University 1988-1991