Education

2001 – 02
MA in European Fine Art,  Winchester School of Art: UK & Barcelona

1992 – 96
BA (Hons) in Fine Art (1st Class Honours),  University of Plymouth: UK & University of Eastern New Mexico, USA

1990 – 92
Foundation in Visual Arts,  Chelsea School of Art: London, UK

Solo Exhibitions

2017
“Take Me to the River”, TDBC (artist-in-residence), Arts Taunton: Somerset

2015
“Are We There Yet? Mapping the Labyrinth”, Lighthouse: Poole’s Centre for the Arts, UK

2002
“Autoadhesiva”, Panorama Gallery: Barcelona

1998
“Oraciones”, Exeter Picture House: Devon, UK

Group Exhibitions & Events

2017
“Arts by the Sea Festival Fringe”, Bournemouth, Dorset
“Lyngford Park Labyrinth”
co-created with artist Christopher Jelley, as part of ‘Pride in Priorswood’ community festival, Taunton: Somerset
“Longrun Meadow Labyrinth”
co-created with artist Christopher Jelley, part of ‘The Great Get Together’ inspired by Jo Cox MP, Taunton: Somerset
“The Art of Wellbeing”, Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth: Dorset

2016
“Beyond the Page”, Bridport Prize ExhibitionBridport Arts Centre: Dorset
“Interrogating Landscapes, the Figure & Materials”, part of Dorset Art Weeks, Durlston Castle: Dorset
“South Central” Launch, Sticks Gallery: Fareham, Hampshire, UK

2013
“Alles Lügen”, Kunstfabrik Schalchen: Salzburg, Austria

2010
Nerja Art Festival, Nerja: Malaga, Spain

2002
Tallers Oberts, Ciutat Vella: Barcelona
“TOP 02”, Tallers Oberts, Poble Nou: Barcelona
“Shortlist”, Can Felipa Centre: Barcelona
“4 x 4”, Panorama Gallery: Barcelona
“Espai Mutant”, Can Felipa Centre: Barcelona

2001
MA Group Show, Panorama Gallery: Barcelona
Open Studios, Spike Island Artspace: Bristol, UK

2000
Group Show, Spike Island Artspace: Bristol

1999
Open Studios, Spike Island Artspace: Bristol
Art Haven Group Show, The Look Gallery: Exeter, Devon, UK
UK Selected Group Show, Art for Offices: London, UK

1998
“The Spanish Connection”, Thelma Hulbert Gallery: Devon
Honiton Arts Festival, Honiton, Devon
Gidleigh Open House, Open Studios: Dartmoor, UK

1997
“9-X”, The Tannery Gallery: London, UK
Group Show, John Moore’s Competition, UK

1996
“Aspires”, Sherwell Gallery: Plymouth, UK

1995
Open Studios, Centro Historico: Mexico D.F., Mexico

1994
“Sacred Realities”, ENMU: New Mexico, USA

Residencies

2017
“Take Me to the River”, a walking portrait of Taunton’s green spaces & waterways, part of the ‘Garden Town’ project: TDBC – Taunton Deane Borough Council, Arts Taunton: Somerset

Awards

2015  Arts Council Grants for the Arts
2001  AHRB: Arts & Humanities Research Board Award
1997  Highly Commended: John Moore’s Prize, UK
1995  Outstanding 2D Student Award: Eastern New Mexico University, USA

Lectures & Talks

2017
“Sir Anthony Caro’s Sea Music: What’s the Big Idea?”, series of informal public talks marking the restoration of Caro’s only public artwork:
Sea Music Project, Culture & Community, Borough of Poole, UK
“From the Light to the Sea…” Artwalk & gallery tour of exhibitions by Sheila Girling & Anthony Caro, Sea Music Project, 
Culture & Community, Borough of Poole, UK

2012
“Meeting Agnes Martin”, Lecture-presentation,
Agnes Martin Centennial program: Harwood Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, USA
“Creativity & Coaching”, Part of discussion panel at one-day conference,
Royal Society of Arts, London

2011
“Meeting Agnes Martin”, Multimedia presentation with art historian Becky Hunter,
‘Performing Art History’ Conference: Courtauld Institute, London, UK

Workshops

2017
“The Tango of Creativity”, collaboration with Starstone.org, Assisi, Italy
“Refracted”: workshops for schools, Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth
“Running the Labyrinth”: events & drawing workshops, Taunton, Somerset
“Adventures in Colour”: Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, Bournemouth
“Art & Wellbeing”, (mental health), Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum
Arts4Dementia workshops with curators, Dorset County Museum, Dorchester

2016
“Beyond the Page” – bookmaking gallery workshop for schools, Bridport Arts Centre,
‘Artists Adventures in Menorca – v2’ – 7-day workshop-retreat, Menorca, Spain
“Big Painting”, weekend workshop collaboration with Starstone.org, Assisi, Italy
“Drawing the Line” – gallery workshop for schools, Poole Museum
“Artists Adventures in Menorca – v1” – 7-day workshop-retreat, Menorca, Spain

2015
“Mapping the Labyrinth”: series of public workshops, Lighthouse Poole, Dorset
“Taking the line for a Walk”: drawing with maps for schools, Lighthouse Poole
“Artists Adventures”: 7-week series of workshops, Highcliffe, Dorset
“Artists Adventures”: 7-week series of workshops, Ringwood, Hampshire

Corporate Collections

FrameStore, London
Soho 601, London