July 2022 Pleased to be accepted for the 3D2D Gift Fair in the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh, 3- 4 December. Save the Date!
June 2022 SUBMERGE, a two week online residency run by Ayatana's Biophilium - the Science School for Artists based in Ottawa. The themes included Aquatic Ecology - Algae, Microplastics and Octopus Intelligence.
April 2022 Took on WASPS studio in Newburgh, thanks to success of the Creative Scotland Crowdmatch Competition
February 2022 Runner-up in the Venture Challenge for my business proposal to set up TANG, a seaweed design studio. The prize money is to develop the brand, website, market research and prototypes.
January 2022 Invited to speak about my Sea Intra-Action works by Carbon - Voices - Borders.
January 2022 One of 11 artists in Scotland awarded a bursary by Luminate to develop skills in metal work and electroforming.
December 2021 Winner of the New Ideas prize in the Enterprise Challenge run by the Centre of Entrepreneurship University of Dundee for the innovative seaweed sculpture business.
August 2021 MFA Distinction, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, Dundee University. See the documentation in magazine format here heyzine.com/flip-book/43deec0cca.html
June 2021 SeaWorks I, II, III Selected for an online show organised by The Holy Art.
May 2021 Horrible Creatures - my essay about the Velvet Swimming Crab published on Scottish philosophy forum.
April 2021 A Collagraph Collage on show April-June 2021 in Fronteer Art Gallery, Sheffield.
November 2020 Wild & Precious, an acrylic painting, appeared in a virtual exhibition called Stay Connected and curated by Lois Emma Harkin from Norwich University.
October 2020 'Hope' , acrylic painting was selected for a pop-up exhibition themed on Colour and held at Bloomer Gallery, Aldgate, London.
2019-2020 York College, Access to Art Design & Media, Distinction & Best in Show