Thursday, 4 September 2014

Rogue Open Studios 19th -21st Sept 2014

I will be showing new sculptural work in the Rogue Open Studios. Hope you can make it to the opening on Friday 19th September 6pm-9pm!

Sunday, 1 June 2014

Snow in Summer at Peek-a-boo, Perth, Australia

I have a small screen-print (6 x7.5cm!) 'The Settlers', which will be in the exhibition 'Snow in Summer' at Peek-a-boo, Gotham Studios in Perth, Australia in August 2014.  The work is based on photographs the structures the colonial settlers built on arrival.  The show is being curated by PAPER being shipped off shortly down south.

Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Industry at Barnaby Festival

I am currently working towards a larger sculpture, for a a group exhibition 'Industry', with PAPER, as part of The Barnaby Festival in June.  Details below, further information to follow.

Industry (with PAPER), as part of The Barnaby Festival
Grovesnor Centre
Market Place, SK11 6AX
June 14th-29th 2014, 11am-4pm (closed Mon & Tues)
Information and Directions

Thursday, 17 April 2014

Bookworks at Paper

I have produced two new bookworks, 'What goes down, must come up' and 'Sea-point' which are now available from Paper.  Both works were produced by oil based lino printing, and based on sea front architecture in South Africa.  For more information on these bookworks, visit this link.

'What goes down, must come up', 2014. Lino print and pencil on card. 25cm x 60cm x 20cm. Edition of 4.

'Sea-point', 2014.  Lino cut and pencil on card. 25cm x 18cm. Edition of 4

'Sea-point', 2014.  Lino cut and pencil on card. 25cm x 18cm. Edition of 4.

Monday, 10 March 2014

'Halfway there', a-n blog

I have started writing a new blog about my studio work on a-n Artist Talking called 'Halfway there'.  Please feel free to check it out here.  There are loads of interesting blogs about artists practice and specific projects in the Artist Talking section of the website.

Images from top to bottom: Pencil and watercolour drawings, Feb 2014

Wednesday, 5 March 2014

Leeds International Artists Book Fair, The Tetley, 7th-9th March 2014

'Manchester Four Ways', 2013, Screenprint and drawing on card and plywood.

PAPER will be showing some of my Artists Books, alongside other PAPER artists bookworks this Friday 7th- Sunday 9th March 2014 at the Leeds International Artists Book Fair at The Tetley, Leeds.

The fair is open Friday 7th March (6-9pm), Saturday 8th March (11am-6pm) and Sunday 9th March (11am-5pm).  For more information visit the PAGES Leeds International Artist Book Fair site here.

Friday, 28 February 2014

The Drawing Project, Castlefield Gallery

'Upwards1' & 'Upwards 2', 2013. Cardboard, pen, pencil, paint, wood. Photo credit: Jenny Core

I recently exhibited drawings 'Upwards 1&2), 2013 as part of The Drawing Project, curated by Jenny Core at Castlefield Gallery (13th- 24th February 2014) . Other exhibiting artists who work in drawing from the North West were Hondartza Fraga, Mary Griffiths, Jenny Core, Lesley Halliwell, Claire Weetman, Jenny Core and Sophia Crilly.  You can read more about the exhibition and accompanying events here:

A publication 'Drawing: A Line Going For A Walk' was produced alongside the exhibition.  It includes writing and images from the exhibiting artists, as well as two essays from University of Manchester students, Sophie Preston and Lewis Cornish.

You can download a copy of the publication here:

Below are some reviews of the show: