Born Yorkshire 1986

Education Ruskin School of Fine Art, Oxford University BA Hons.2004-2007.


2017    Painting Vol 1. Group exhibition. CGK Gallery, Copenhagen. 8th September

APT. Group Show selected by Jordan Baseman. London

Group Show. White Conduit Project. London

Solo project. Aids to living. Dolph Projects. London
Mudhook. Tintype Gallery London
Strangelands. Collyer Bristow Gallery, London
The Silk Room. House of St Barnabus, London. White Conduit Projects. Missing you already. London. Making a mark. Arthouse1 Gallery. London

2016    Marmite Painting Prize. One of three winners. Block 336 London & Highlanes Gallery Dublin.

ING Discerning Eye Exhibition. Mall Galleries. London. Making the Nature Scene. The Tannery Gallery. London. Lynn Painter-Stainer’s Prize. London.
Milton Keynes Art Centre. Group show.

2015    Seven Painters. Group Show at Arcade Gallery, Cardiff & London. The Shape of Things. London.

Foule Parliament. Group Exhibition. St Leonards & Yorkshire. Lucy in the Sky. Group Show, Transition Gallery.


2014    Longlisted for John Moores Painting Prize.

Longlisted for Anthology Art Prize, Charlie Smith London.

British Line, Robin Katz Gallery, London. Lion and Lamb Gallery, London.

2013    8 Minutes from Here. Southbank Centre. Creekside Open 2013 Selected by Paul Noble.

Three Fields. NoFormat Gallery. London. Discernible. Zap Gallery. London.


Marmite Painting Prize Winner. 2016.
Long listed for the Anthology Art Prize, Charlie Smith London 2016.

Long listed for the National Poetry Prize 2015
Long listed for John Moores Painting Prize 2014.
Longlisted for Anthology Art Prize, Charlie Smith London 2014. Shortlisted for WW Solo Award 2012.
Selected for Threadneedle Art Prize 2012.
Selected for the Barbican Arts Trust Open 2012.
Selected for the Salon Art Prize, Matt Roberts, London 2012.


Collections Art institute Siena. 2012.
Wales museum of Modern Art. 2012.


Artist in Residence Wimbledon College of Art. Oct-Dec 2016.

Baya Art Council Artist Residency. Hungary. 2009.
Fara Sabina Residency. Archaeological Museum. Italy 2008/9.


Dipping your toes in. Ambit issue 229 page 69-76. August 2017. Heartache and longing. Candid Arts Magazine. 3rd March 2017. Issey Scott.
Let’s talk about legs. Fad magazine. 2nd March 2017. Interview with Marcelle Joseph.

Studio International interview. 17th June 2015. Emily Spicer.


Founder of Bread and Jam Project Space. 2015- Present. On-going collaborations with Emily Austin, Austin Desmond Gallery, London.


Visiting artist. Milton Keynes Arts Centre. 2017.
Visiting lecturer, Sotheby’s institute, London. 2015- present. Visiting tutor.

Headington Girls’ School, Oxford. 2012-present.