Bio

Born Guildford, Surrey, UK
Lives & works in Dorset, UK

 

Public Art Commissions
2019 Dorchester Hospital Trust, Dorset

2015 Weymouth Gateway, Dorset

2014 Shelley Gardens, Dorset

2013 Boscombe Sculpture Trail, Dorset

2009: ‘Garden in the forest’, Bishop of Winchester School, Bournemouth, Dorset

2008: ‘Orrery’, St Marys CE School, Dorset

2007: ‘Devonian’, Canford Park

2004: ‘Jurassic Dome’, Damers School, Dorset

2003: ‘Abacus’, Portland school cluster‘ 2003: Dream Tree’, Wyke Regis, Weymouth

2002: ‘Boreas’ Wind automota, Departure Arts

2000: ‘Open Cover’, Tribute to TE Lawrence,Bovington Tank Museum, Dorset

1996 – 7: Sculptural restoration to Lulworth Castle,English Heritage

1993: ‘South Gate’, Rushy Meadow School, Surrey

1992: Amy Johnston Memorial Gates Croydon Airfield (site of)

1991: West Face Pediment restoration to Admiralty Arch.Commissioned by DOE

1990: Sculptural restoration to Hampton Court Palace.Commissioned by DOE

1988 – 9: ‘Forum’ sculptural landscape for British Rail, Weymouth

1986: Sculptured landscape for Hotel Gangari, Khartoum,Sudan

1985: Lagoonda International Hotel, front entrance, Sierra Leone, W. Africa

1984: ‘Arena’ commissioned by BT, Docklands London

 

Selected Exhibitions
 
2016: The Walled Garden, Moreton
2005: ‘ODYSSEY’ – Silent Pool, Installation The Study Gallery, Poole

2003:‘Horse’ – The Study Gallery, Poole

1995 – 2002: Bluestatt Gallery, Holland – permanent collection

1991 – 1996: Roche Court Sculpture Park, Wiltshire. - permanent collection

1993: Chevalier Gallery, Carcossonne SW France. (solo show)

1992: New Art Centre Gallery, Knightsbridge, London (solo show)

1991:  New Works, Madrid, Spain

1990: The London Group RCA, London

1990: Celebration’ The Maltings Gallery, Farnham

1989: Hurricane Sculpture, Burstow Gallery, Brighton

1987: MA Royal College of Art, London

1986: Toulouse Biennale, SW France

1986: 'Young Blood’ St. Martins School of Art, London

1985: Economist Building, London

1984: BA Kingston University

1983: The New Contemporaries, ICA Gallery, London

1983: ‘Quarries’ Camden Art Centre, London

1983: Portland Clifftop Sculpture Park, Dorset

1982: BAC, New Sculpture ICA Gallery, London

 

Awards
 

1985                                Shell Oil Award to Colombia S. America

 

1983                                Stanley Picker Scholarship to Greece

 

Education

 

 

1984 – 1987:               MA Royal College of Art, Sculpture

 

1981 – 1984:               BA (1st Class Hons) Kingston University, Sculpture

1989:                           Welding Health & Safety, BOC, London

1985 – 1986:               Teacher Training, Sutton College, Surrey

 

Career
 
2016 to current                 Tutor/sculptor Canford School, Wimborne
2005 – 2010                      Tutor, Arts Institute, Bournemouth
2002 – 2005                      Project Co-ordinator for School Advice & Support Service,                                             Borough of Poole
1987 - Current                  Self-employed, Sculptor ‘Shapeshifters’
1995 – 1997                      P/T Lecturer, Bristol University Special needs Dpt. P/T                                                  Lecturer, Salisbury College, GNVQ 1989 – 1993: Kingston                                            University, Dpt. Sculpture Head of Metalwork & Bronze                                                  casting
1986 – 1993                      P/T Lecturer / Course administrator, Sutton College of                                                  Liberal Arts – Foundation & Special Needs. P/T Lecturer                                                City & Guilds Art School, London
1985 – 1988                     Sculptor for Duane/Paul Design Time, London
                                         Co-ordinator for overseas contracts – North & West Africa.
1983 – 1985                     Assistant to Sculptor David Mach.