Artist CV

Mold, Digital, 2020

Education

2018, Arts Award Advisor – Discovery & Explore, Curious Minds

2015, Education and Training NVQ Level 3, WLCT

2014, Art History BA (Hons) Degree, The Open University

2007, Art and Design (Fine Arts) Certificate of Higher Education, The University of Bolton

Botanic Synthesis, Digital Sound and Visual Installation, 2022

Solo and Group Exhibitions

October 2022, Rhythm: Art in Conversation with Music, The Storey, Lancaster

July 2022, Consilience Issue 9 – ‘Emergence’, Online Journal

July – August 2021, Bubbles, Group Exhibition, Cross Street Arts, Standish

April 2020 – May 2021, A Series of Online Exhibitions: Inside, Space, Fragments, Beginning and End, Light and Hybrid @CrossStreetArts

November 2019, Colour in Absence Exhibition, Cross Street Arts, Standish

November 2019, Love is a Rebellious Bird Exhibition, The Fire Within, The Galleries, Wigan

July 2019, Twenty Years Exhibition, Cross Street Arts, Standish

December 2018, The Deconstructed Cross Exhibition, Cross Street Arts, Standish

September 2018, Large Paper Flowers Installation for Food Fest on the Square, The Galleries Shopping Centre, Wigan

April 2018, Florum Machina: Solo Exhibition, Wigan STEAM, Wigan

A Shrine to Alfred Waterhouse and The Wigan Free Library, Video Installation, October 2016

Projects and Curation

July 2021, I am a Thinking Machine project with Teenagers and Young Adults, Wigan STEAM

September 2018, Founded Artist Discuss – Artist Discuss aims to bring artists of all creative backgrounds together for free, friendly and informal peer support. The Artist Discuss offer has grown since its creation, going from a discussion session to now include a number of other ways for artists to support artists.

April 2018, Objectivity Works, Online Artist Project (Instagram)

July 2017, Artist and Curator, Art & Science Exhibition, Shevington Village Art Gallery, Shevington

2016 – 2019, D:Circus Digital Art Project Coordinator and Curator, D:Circus Digital Art Project; a two-year programme funded by Arts Council England and Wigan Libraries & The Museum of Wigan Life. The project explored the world of digital creativity and artistic expression, through a myriad of enriching, high-quality and innovative digital art experiences, including Light Night Wigan & Leigh and several Museums at Night events.

Recent Workshops

August 2022, Microscopic Worlds for Children accessing HAF Activities, Tyldesley Library

May 2022, Digital Masterpieces, Wigan and Leigh Library in association with WiganSTEAM

December 2021, Winter Animal Heroes for Children accessing HAF Activities, Hindley Library

October 2021, Shadowy Tales and Spooky Stories, Oral Ghost Story collection workshop, Online, In associate with Kirkham Treasures

August 2021, Sun Prints and Nature Frames for Children accessing HAF Activities, Shevington Library

August 2021, Really Rubbish Weavings, Archives: Wigan & Leigh, Leigh 

May 2021, Wildlife Diary Online Tutorial for Families, part of Wigan STEAM’s Seedlings Project

March – July 2021, I am a Thinking Machine project with Teenagers and Young Adults, face-to-face and online workshops with Wigan STEAM

Florum Machina Solo Exhibition, 2018

Full Art CV and exhibition list available on request