CV

EDUCATION/TRAINING

2008/9 – Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Moray House, Edinburgh

• 2001/2 – Scholarship with Art Space Portsmouth

• 2001/2002 – Postgraduate Diploma in Drawing; Wimbledon School of Art, London

• 1997/2001 – BA (Hons) Drawing and Painting; Edinburgh College of Art

• 1988/1996 – BSc Information Technology; Open University

AWARDS & RESIDENCES 

May 2017 – Residency Shetland Amenity Trust –  Bressay Lighthouse

April 2016 – France

January 2014 – WASPS Shetland The Booth Scalloway

2003 -04 : Arts Council Scotland – funding to attend a symposium on drawing at Bristol University

2001 – 02 : Scholarship ArtSpace Portsmouth – studio space for one year

RECENT EXHIBITIONS

2016 -16 July-30 August : Royal Scottish Academy; Edinburgh 

2016 -12-30 Jan : W Gordon Smith Painting Competition; Dovecot Studios

2016 – 15-30 Jan : Pentland Fine Art; Aberdeen  

2016 -22-24 July : The Other Art Fair; Bristol (selected exhibition) 

2016 – 9-15 Oct :WITP (What is the Point?) artist’s group exhibition; London  

2015 – 20 Jan : Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh; Selected Open Exhibition 

2015 -22015 -Jan : Edinburgh Printmakers Group Exhibition 

2015 – 8 Feb – 24 March : Solo exhibition The Line Gallery; Linlithgow 

2015 – 28 Feb : Doubtfire Gallery, Group Exhibition; Edinburgh 

2015 : 7-29 March : Edinburgh Drawing School, Selected Group Show 

2015 -10-17 April : Edinburgh College of Art, Spring Exhibition

2015 – 30 May-7 June : 3 Harbours Festival Exhibition; East Lothian 

2014 Dec : Gallery on the Corner, Edinburgh;  Mud, Mist and Midges 

2014 Nov : Summerhall, Group Exhibition; Summerhall, Edinburgh

2014 Nov : Kinburn Gallery, St Andrews; Fife Group Exhibition 

2014 Oct : WASPS Open Studios Open Studios , Edinburgh

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 – 3-23 Oct : An Talla Solais (selected and showcase); Ullapool

2015 – The Line Gallery Linlithgow

PUBLICATIONS:

• The State of Art : Representational and Abstract, Vol 1, 2013; Bare Hill Publishing

• The State of Art : Landscape and Portrait, Vol 1, 2014; Bare Hill Publishing (www.barehillpublishing.com)