Curriculum Vitae

Born East Lancashire, UK : 1957

2013-15 University of Central Lancashire, MA, Fine Art
1994-98 North West Institute of Dynamic Psychotherapy, Manchester,
Post Graduate Diploma in Dynamic Psychotherapy, UKCP reg.
1981-82 University of Hertfordshire, Post Grad Diploma in Art Therapy, BAAT reg.
1975-78 Preston Polytechnic , Lancaster Annexe, BA (HONS) , Fine Art
1973-75 Rossendale College, Foundation in Art and Design

Selected solo/two person shows:

2020 DIFFERENT ON THE INSIDE, The Gallery, Blackpool College of Art, (postponed )
2020 SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris, Brewery Art Centre, Kendal
2019 DISTURBED SURFACES:WHERE WE MEET,Georgianna Cardoso, St Georges Hs, Bolton
2019 SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris, Thomas Storey Gallery, Lancaster
2019 SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris, MOSTYN Gallery, Llandudno, N Wales
2015 A Potential Space, Hanover Building, University of Central Lancashire.
2015 Echoes of Repetition: Trace Imprint, North Light Mill, East Lancs
2014 Eighth Day, Oxford Rd, Manchester
2014 Transience, The Brewhouse, Kendal, Cumbria
2013 Anthony Hopkins Gallery, Theatre Clwyd, Mid-Wales
2013 Multitude of Meaning, The World of Glass, St Helens, Lancashire
2013 Original Prints, Fine Art, Garstang, Lancs
2013 Bellwood and Wright, Lancaster, Lancs
2013 The Dock Museum, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria
2013 Spectrum Gallery, Machynlyth, Mid Wales
2001 - 14, Prinfest, Ulverston, Cumbria
2009 Alpine Gallery, Betws y Coed, North Wales

Selected recent group shows:

2019-20 Intaglio Printmaker Prize Winner,PRINT INTERNATIONAL,Ty Pawb, Wrexham .UK
2019 FRAGILE ENCHANTMENTS, Inspired By Gallery, Danby, North Yorkshire Moors, UK
2018 GRAPHICALL, 4bid Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2018 MAKE COLOUR SING- Abstraction Now, Nottingham Artists Gallery, Nottingham, UK
2018 FLOURISH Award for Excellence in Printmaking- touring:
-WYPW, Mirfield, Huddersfield
-PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, Preston
-Spike Studio's, Spike Island, Bristol, UK
2017 OUTCOME, PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, UK
2017 RECALL, International 2-venue exhibition,The Gallery at the Storey, Lancaster/PR1 Gallery, UCLan
2017 AWAGAMI, Mini Print International, Tokushima, Japan
2017 HULL BIENNALE, Capital of Culture, Ropewalk Gallery, Hull, UK
2017 AT THE MARGINS,PCNZ, Aberystwyth University and Napier, New Zealand
2017 4 ABSTRACT ARTIST, The Gallery at the Storey, Lancaster, UK
2017 REVEALD, Kunsthuis Gallery, York, UK
2016 MINI PRINT INTERN., Manhattan Graphics, New York, USA
-Wingfield's, Suffolk UK
-Galerie L'Etang 'Art ,Bages, France
-Barcelona, Spain
-Fundacio Tharrats d'Art Grafic, Cadaques
-Seacourt Gallery
-FE McWilliams Gallery
2016 WARRINGTON CONTEMPOARY Art Exhibition, Warrington Museum, Cheshire, UK
2016 BOUND BY PROCESS, 4 person:
-Harris Art Gallery and Museum
-PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, UK
2016 'A' AL OOCHELL, with students from Mexico City, Birley Project Space, Preston, UK
2015 'A' AL OOCHELL, Escuela Activa de Photographica, Mexico City, Mexico
2015 Highly Commended, FINE PRINT, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, UK
2015 A POTENTIAL SPACE, Hanover Building, UCLan, UK
2015 EIGHT INTO ONE, Impress Printmakers, Abbott Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, UK
2014 Impress Collective, Up-Front Gallery, Cumbria, UK
2014 Greendoor Artists, Farfield Mill, Sedbergh, Cumbria, UK
2014 OPEN UP NORTH, 5 Galleries across Kendal, Cumbria, UK
2014 PRINTFEST AT NORTHERN PRINT, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, UK
2014 Collaboration-art exchange- 'A' AL OOCHELL, Galerai Candela, Mexico


Aberystwyth Printmakers, Wales, UK
Artlab Contemporary Print Studios, University of Central Lancashire, UK
The Printmakers Council, London, UK
Castlefield Associates, Manchester, UK


2020 The Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal, Cumbria, UK, Artists presentation.
2019 The Regional Print Centre, Wrexham, Wales. Artist presentation to workshop.
2017 Seacourt Contemporary Print Centre, Bangor, Northern Ireland, Artists presentation.
2015 University of Central Lancashire. Artist presentation integral to MA Fine Art.
2011 Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington/Hyndburn Borough Council. Artist presentation.