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Education

1975–1977

Central School of Art and Design, London, B.A.

1977–1979

Slade School of Fine Art, London, post-graduate

1994

Abbey Scholarship, British School at Rome

1980

Boise Travelling Scholarship, South America

 

Solo Shows

North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford; Forest Arts Centre, New Milton, Hampshire; Air Gallery, London; Rostra Gallery, Bath; Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford; Anderson O’Day Gallery, London; The Solomon Gallery, Dublin; John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford; South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell; Air Gallery, London

 

 

Selected Group Shows and Art Fairs

Hemingway Art, Oxon; Taurus Gallery, Oxford; Wykeham Gallery, Hants; Rostra Gallery, Bath; Tempest Radford Corporate Art Exhibition, London; CCA Galleries, Farnham, London and Bath; Cairn Gallery, Gloucestershire; Quantum Contemporary Art; Cambridge Contemporary; Turnpike Gallery, Hants; British School at Rome; St John’s Smith’s Square, London; Sue Rankin Gallery, London; Leicestershire County Council Exhibition; Art for a Fairer World, Oxfam Exhibition; Archer Exhibition, Frost and Reed; Anderson O’Day Gallery, London; Thumb Gallery, London; Three Decades of Inner London Art Schools, Royal Academy

 

Chelsea Art Fair; Bath Contemporary Art fair; CCA Affordable Art Fair, London; Contemporary Arts Society Market, London; Bath Fringe Festival; Air Gallery Picture Fair; London International Contemporary Arts Fair, Olympia

 

 

Collections

 

Accenture, Banker’s Trust; British Rail; Chivas Brothers; Diageo, at Ascot Racecourse; Hewlett Packard; John Radcliff Hospital; J Sainsbury’s plc, Leicestershire County Council; Pernod Ricard; Prudential Insurance; R&A Bailey, Southern Arts and Unilever

 

Commissions

 

Metal Sculptures 

 

2020 

Marcham Community Centre – entrance feature and signage (on going);

Wantage Cemetery – stainless steel entrance feature and sign

2019 

Didcot Civic Centre, Oxfordshire – three stainless steel artworks, floor design and sign;

Collins Street, Oxford – wall sculpture, housing and office  development

 

2018

Abbey Meadow, Abingdon  – stainless steel wall panel, entrance to outdoor  swimming pool

 

2017

Whitelands Farm, Bicester – designs for exterior metal security shutters for sports pavilion;

Kingsmere, Bicester – two stainless steel, landmark sculptures 

2013

Queens Park, London – coloured steel insert for entrance gates, residential development

2012

Bryan House, Bicester – three, coloured steel artworks for railings, eco-housing scheme

 

2009

Meadow Gardens, Oxford – stainless steel wall sculpture for housing development 

2007

Ventura, P&O cruise ship – three sculptures for spa and pool areas 

 

Paintings 

2005

Wine Society – Drawings for catalogue; Pernod Ricard, Paris – circular painting

2004

Chivas Brothers – two large paintings

2003 

Chivas Brothers – large painting

2001

J Sainsburys plc  – painting for art collection; Accenture, London – painting for Collection; UDV, London – painting, and silk screen prints; Vale of White House District Council and Southern Arts – Abingdon roundabout plant design and sculpture

 

1995

R&A Bailey, Dublin – painting and prints

1988

Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford – two drawings, mixed media on paper

1986

Harold Wood General Hospital – painting and drawing

1985

Southampton General Hospital – two paintings

 

Residencies, workshops and teaching

 

2017

St Edberg’s Primary School, Kingsmere – sculpture design workshop; Kingsmere Community Group – slide presentation

2009

Cutteslowe Primary School, Oxford – sculpture design workshops

1989

Hook Norton Primary School – art workshops

1988

Maidenhead Teachers Centre – teacher and student workshops 

1987

Rhos y Gwaliau Outward Bounds Centre, Wales – artist in residence; Brackendale Secondary School, Bracknell – artist in residence, student workshop, teacher training video – Suzanne O’Driscoll: Just Like an Artist

1981             

Chelsea School of Art and Falmouth School of Art, visiting tutor

 

 

Reviews and articles

 

2012                 

Oxfordshire Limited Editions Magazine – feature 

2010

Oxford Mail – exhibition review, Sarah Mayhew; Oxford Times, review, Helen Peacock

2009                 

Oxford Times, Weekend Arts Section – feature, Theresa Thompson

2008   

Oxford Times, Weekend Arts Section – review, Theresa Thompson; Maidenhead Advertiser and BBC Online News – articles, P&O Ventura project

2005   

Oxfordshire Limited Edition Magazine – feature, Katherine Macalister

2002   

Oxford Times – feature, Christopher Gray

2001   

Bicester Advertiser, Oxford Times, Oxford Mail, Oxford Channel – articles and TV feature on artist’s work

1996   

Homes and Gardens – article and featured painting

1993    

Oxford Mail Magazine – article, Don Chapman

1992   

The Financial Times – article, William Packer

1991   

Arts Review – article, Jane Norrie; The Independent – image and article, Della Denman

1990

Oxford Times – feature, Anna Whitewell; The Financial Times – article, Lucia van der Post

 

1989

Exhibition Preview – article, Marina Vaizey; The Times – review, John Russell Taylor; Arts Review – review, Mary Rose Beaumont; The Financial Times, review, William Packer; The Sunday Times Magazine – images and article 

1987                

Illustrated London News – article, Edward Lucie-Smith; Daily Telegraph – review, Richard Dorment

 

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