Qualifications and Career History

Education

2004 MA Fine Art Theory & Practice at Middlesex University (Distinction)

1997 Cert Ed at Sheffield Hallam University 

1993 BA (Hon s) Fine Art (Sculpture) at Manchester Metropolitan University

1990 Foundation Diploma at Dewsbury College

 

Residencies 

Kilburn Library Artist in Residence October 2012 - December 2012

'Mapping Muswell' Residencies at Muswell Hill Library, the Local Gallery, Koukan Gallery 2012

Artist In Residence (Sculpture) Coppetts Wood Primary School, London  2011- 2012

Artist in Residence (Fine Art) at Middlesex University 2008 - 2011

 

Workshops  

2017 June, Corsham Primary School, Creative Recycled Plastics Workshop 

2017 May, Heywood School. Corsham,  Creative Recycled Plastics Workshop (Red Parrots)

2017 April, Corsham Town Council Youth Council Creative Recycled Plastics Workshop, (Peacock) 

2016 May Corsham Primary School Creative Recycled Plastics ('Ivern the Wyvern' -the school mascot) 

2015 September The Dolphin School, Bristol, Creative Recycled Plastics Workshop

2015 June Creative Recyled Plastics Workshop with staff and their families from Stoke Mandeville Hospital

2015 May - July Coppetts Wood School, London, Rainbow Trees out of Recycled Plastics Workshop

2015 February figurative sculpture workshops with patients at the NSIC, Stoke Mandeville Hospital 

2014 September 20 - 21 - Site Responsive activity for visitors to Trinity Buoy Wharf over Open House Weekend

2012 December - Creative Mapping Project with young people at Granville Arts Plus Centre, Kilburn

2012 December - Memory Board Workshops with residents at St Mungo's Association, Chichester Road, Kilburn 

2012 October  The Big Draw - 'Map-Me' goes to Kilburn Library

2012 May, June, July,August - 'Map-Me' for 'Mapping Muswell - An N10 Paper Project' workshops throughout Muswell Hill 

2012 Creative Mapping Project, Coppetts Wood Primary

2010 The Big Draw - artsdepot, North London

Awards 

Grants for the Arts Award for 'Mapping Muswell - An N10 Paper Project' Grants under £10,000.

 

Career History 

2016- Present, Visiting Lecturer at Bristol School of Art

Also currently working with Corsham Town Council and local school making relief sculptures using recycled plastics. 

2013 Visiting Lecturer at North Herts College 

1997-July 2011 at Amersham and Wycombe College

Whilst at Amersham and Wycombe College I led a number of courses and was Head of Foundation for four years and Head of School for two years; a post which I relinquished so I could study my MA full time. I have taught across a variety of programmes from National Diploma courses through to HND and BA Fine Art.

1995-1997 Lecturer in Art & Design Barnsley College

 

Publications 

Find Another Bath edited by Anna Kot December 2016 

The Ham and High Broadway October 2012 

The Hornsey Journal (online) September 2012

The Hornsey Journal May 2012 

The East Finchley Archer June 2011

The East Finchley Archer October 2010

The English Garden March 2008

Stroud News and Journal April 2006

'Mapping Muswell- An N10 Paper Project' with a foreword by Alice Lobb October 2012

Web 

Article on recycled plastic project with Corsham Primary in the Bath Chronicle 9 May 2015 http://www.bathchronicle.co.uk/Corsham-Primary-School-pupils-use-recycled/story-29376540-detail/story.html

Article for the Londonist Website about Solo show at artsdepot 20 May 2015 

http://londonist.com/2015/05/add-to-a-giant-map-of-north-finchley-at-paper-collage-exhibition 

Arts Council October 2012 Newsletter London Area

http://dmtrk.com/t/SLW-Y035-3B7A8V6H0E/cr.aspx  

Interview for Londonist Website on Mapping Muswell December 2012

http://londonist.com/2012/12/muswell.php 

Podcast Interview with N Quentin Wolf for The Londonist Out Loud  June 2013

 http://londonist.com/podcasts/londonist-out-loud-a-podcast-about-london-21-june-2013

Work featured in The Wealden Times May 2014 issue

http://wealdentimes.co.uk/house/wt147a/index.asp

 

Video

Video on 'Mapping Muswell' and 'Paper Trail' 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07PJSBiJ4-E