Education

2013 – 2014        Cardiff School of Art, Wales. MA Ceramics

2004 - 2007       Camberwell College of Arts, London. BA (hons) Ceramics

1998 - 2001         Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, London. BA (hons) Jewellery Design


Professional Experience

2017                      National Glass Centre Residency, University of Sunderland

                            Crafts Council Hothouse Programme

2016                      Project Network Residency, International Ceramics Research Center Guldagergaard, Denmark

                            Future Lights Residency, Staffordshire University

2015 – 2016        Artist in Residence, Cardiff School of Art

2014 – 2015        Fireworks Clay Studios Residency, Cardiff

2011 - 2012          East Street Arts Studio Holder, Leeds, West Yorkshire

2010 - 2012         Ceramics Technician, Camberwell College of Art, London

2010 - 2011          Artist in Residence, Huddersfield University, West Yorkshire

2008 - 2010        Artist in Residence, Giggleswick School, North Yorkshire

2007 - 2008       Ceramics Technician, City Lit College, London

2004 - 2006       Assistant, Shozo Michikawa, Cumbria

2003 - 2008       Assistant, Lisa Hammond, Maze Hill, London

2001 - 2003        Studio Jeweller, London


  Solo Exhibitions

 

 

 

 Group Exhibitions

2019     The Language of Clay

2018     Manchester Art Gallery

2017      Hoard, York Art Gallery, The Project Space, Yorkshire

 

         

2017     Ceramics and It's Dimensions: Shaping the Future, Millennium Court Arts Centre, Northern Ireland, Touring

               Ambiguous Implements, National Touring Exhibition, England

             Hothouse 2017: Spot the Talent, New Ashgate Gallery, Farnham

              Jewellery: Wearable Glass, National Glass Centre, Sunderland

             Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale, Korea

              The Mission Gallery, Maker in Focus, Swansea, Wales

2016     Craft Emergency, Aspex Gallery, Portsmouth

              Making in Colour, Ruthin Craft Centre, Wales

             One Year On, Llantarnum Grange, Wales

              Drawing Inspirations, Craft in the Bay, Cardiff, Wales

              The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Abergavenny, Wales

             Weave Summer Show, Craft in the Bay, Cardiff, Wales

             New Designers - One Year On, London

             Ambiente, Frankfurt, Germany

               Made to Measure, Lotte Inch Gallery, York, England

2015     British Ceramics Biennial, Fresh Award, Stoke-on-Trent, England

2014     Unfolding: New Graduates Work in Clay, Nantgarw China Works Museum, Cardiff, Wales

2012     International Ceramic Triennial Unicum, Slovenia

2011     Young Artists of the Year, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle, England

2010     ICMEA Conference - Emerging Artists Competition, Fuping, China

               Talente 2010, Munich, Germany

2009     6th International Biannual of Ceramics, Kapfenberg, Austria

               5th Biennale of Ceramics El Vendrell, La Rambla, Spain

               56th Premio Faenza, International Competition of contemporary Ceramic Art, Faenza, Italy

2008     International Biennale of Contemporary Ceramics, Magnelli Museum, Vallauris, France


Awards

2017   ICF Potclays Emerging Maker Award (Finalist)            

2016    Worshipful Livery Company of Wales Bursary

              Henry Rothschild Bursary (shortlisted)

2015     Staffordshire University Future Lights Bursaries

              Future Lights International Ceramics Competition

2014     West Dean Textile Bursary

              Axis MAstar

2013     Fenton Arts Trust Award Scholarship

2009    Medal in Memory of Eleuterio Ignazi, 56th Premio Faenza, International Competition of contemporary Ceramic Art, Italy


Publications

 

2017      Visual Language, Alex McErlain, Ceramic Review, Issue 287

2016     Ten to Watch, Ceramic Review, Issue 280

              Ecological Consideration, Aesthetica Magazine, Issue 71

             Craft in The Bay, Alex McErlain, Findings Magazine, Issue 62

2014      Postcards, Ceramic Review, Nov/Dec Issue

2013      500 Paper Objects. Gene McHugh

2009     Ceramics Art and Perception, A Visit to The Internationale Ceramics Biennale Vallauris,  Issue 75

2008     Biennale de Vallauris, La revue de la Céramique et du Verre, Issue 16

                International Biennale of Contemporary Ceramics Catalogue,   Magnelli Museum

2007     Ceramics in Art Schools, Ceramic Review, Issue 228


Collections

KOCEF Collection, Korea

ICMEA Fuping, China

International Ceramics Museum, Faenza, Italy

The Ceramics Museum, Vallauris, France

University of the Arts London