CV

Curriculum Vitae
Born East Lancashire, UK , 1957

Lives and works , North Lancashire, UK

Education

2013-15 University of Central Lancashire, MA, Fine Art
1994-98 North West Institute of Dynamic Psychotherapy, Manchester, DDP,UKCP Reg.
1981-82 University of Hertfordshire, PGD in Art Therapy, BAAT Reg.
1975-78 Preston Polytechnic , Lancaster Annex, BA (hons), Fine Art
1973-75 Rossendale College, Foundation in Art and Design



Solo and Two-person Exhibitions

2020
SOLO-Different on the Inside, The Gallery, Blackpool College of Art ,Lancashire
SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris, Brewery Art Centre, Kendel , Cumbria
SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris. The John Storey Room, Storey, Lancaster

2019
Disturbed Surfaces: Where We Meet, Georgianna Cardoso, St Georges Hs, Bolton
SPATIALITY, with Nigel Morris, Mostyn Gallery, Llandudno, N Wales

2015
SOLO,A Potential Space, Hanover Building, University of Central Lancashire.
SOLO, Echoes of Repetition: Trace Imprint, North Light Mill, East Lancs

2014
SOLO, Eighth Day, Oxford Rd, Manchester
SOLO, Transience, The Brewhouse, Kendal, Cumbria

2013
SOLO, Anthony Hopkins Gallery, Theatre Clwyd, North Wales
SOLO, Multitude of Meaning, The World of Glass, St Helens, Lancashire
SOLO, Original Prints, Fine Art, Garstang, Lancs
SOLO, Bellwood and Wright, Lancaster, Lancs

2011
SOLO, The Dock Museum, Barrow in Furness, Cumbria
Spectrum Gallery, Machynlyth, Mid Wales

From 2011 Prinfest, Ulverston, Cumbria

2009
SOLO, Alpine Gallery, Betws y Coed, North Wales



Selected Recent Group Exhibitions

2020
WOOLWICH CONTEMPORARY PRINT FAIR - London
MINI PRINT INTERNATIONAL- Seacourt Print Centre, Bangor, Northern Ireland, UK

2019
Intaglio Printmaker Prize Winner,PRINT INTERNATIONAL,Ty Pawb, Wrexham .UK
FRAGILE ENCHANTMENTS, Inspired By Gallery, Danby, North Yorkshire Moors, UK

2018
GRAPHICALL, 4bid Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
MAKE COLOUR SING- Abstraction Now, Nottingham Artists Gallery, Nottingham, UK
FLOURISH Award for Excellence in Printmaking-exhibition:
-WYPW, Mirfield, Huddersfield
-PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, Preston
-Spike Print Studio's, Spike Island, Bristol, UK

2017
OUTCOME, PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, UK
RECALL, International, Storey,Lancaster/PR1 Gallery, UCLan
AWAGAMI, Mini Print International, Tokushima, Japan
HULL BIENNALE, Capital of Culture, Ropewalk Gallery, Hull, UK
AT THE MARGINS, Aberystwyth University and PCNZ, Napier, New Zealand
4 ABSTRACT ARTISTS, The Gallery at the Storey, Lancaster, UK
REVEALED, Kunsthuis Gallery, York, UK

2016
MINI PRINT INTERN., Manhattan Graphics, New York, USA
CADAQUES INTERNATIONAL MINI PRINT touring:
-Wingfield's, Suffolk UK
-Galerie L'Etang 'Art ,Bages, France
-Barcelona, Spain
-Fundacio Tharrats d'Art Grafic, Cadaques
SEACOURT INTERNATIONAL MINI PRINT, Bangor, N. Ireland:
-Seacourt Gallery
-FE McWilliams Gallery
WARRINGTON CONTEMPORARY, Warrington Museum, Cheshire, UK
BOUND BY PROCESS, 4 person:
-Harris Art Gallery and Museum
-PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, UK
'A' AL OOCHELL, Mexico City/Birley Project Space, Preston,UK

2015
'A' AL OOCHELL, Escuela Activa de Photographica, Mexico City
WLO,Highly Commended, FINE PRINT, Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, UK
A POTENTIAL SPACE, Hanover Building, UCLan, UK
8 INTO 1,Impress Printmakers, Abbott Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, UK
SEACOURT INTERNATIONAL, Bangor, N Ireland, UK

2014
Impress Collective, Up-Front Gallery, Cumbria, UK
SUMMER TIME Greendoor Artists, Farfield Mill, Sedbergh, Cumbria, UK
OPEN UP NORTH, 5 Galleries across Kendal, Cumbria, UK
PRINTFEST AT NORTHERN PRINT, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, UK
Collaboration - 'A' Al Oochell, Galerai Candela, Mexico City


Awards

2019 Ty Pawb Print International-19, Wrexham - Intaglio Printmaker Prize.
2018 Flourish Award for Excellence in Printmaking Touring Exhibition
2018 Top Printmaking, International, on-line , winner for August 2018
2017 WLO, work 'Highly Commended', Chapel Gallery, Ormskirk, UK
2015-16 Fellowship Award in Printmaking, Artlab Contemporary Print Studios, UCLan, UK


Residencies

2020 Sidney Nolan Trust, Powys , Wales ( postponed to 2021 due to Covid-19)
2018 Textile Candy Studio, Morecambe, UK
2016-17 AA2A residency award, Artlab Contemporary Print Studios,UCLan
2017 Seacourt Centre for Printmaking, Bangor, Northern Ireland
2015 North Light Mill, Brierfiled, ( under the auspices of In-Situ ) UK


Other Projects

2018-21 Collaborative series of exhibitions across northern England and Wales with artist Nigel Morris, including combined original prints made collaboratively the
project is on-going

2019 Collaborative installation as part of 2-person exhibition 'Disturbed Surfaces:Where We Meet', with artist Georgianna Cardoso,
Gallery at St Georges House, Bolton,UK

2017 RECALL- a 2-venue international co-curatorial project, including the work of Andy Goldsworthy, at The Storey Gallery Lancaster followed by PR1 Gallery,
UCLan, UK

2014 Experimental theatre 'El Club Mini Vengenzas' - Work was incorporated into a production, anniversary performance, Mexico City



Memberships

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


Links

printmakerscouncil.com
uclan.ac.uk/news/work-art-display-uclan.php
artlabcontemporaryprint.org.uk
aberystwythprintmakers.org.uk