BIO

Born Norfolk 1950

Further Education

Dip Ad Ceramics  Bath Academy of Art, Corsham    1969-72

MFA  Newcastle Polytechnic                                     1989-91

 

Worked in textile design and fashion from 1972 until 2016

Painted 1983 – 2003, selected for East International, Norwich 1993, solo show at Cartwright Hall, Bradford, 1995

Returned to ceramics 2003

poetry published in small literary magazines 2015 onwards

One Person Ceramic exhibitions

Bircham gallery, Norfolk, UK, March 2007

Mediart gallery, Paris, France,  June 2007

Le Bain gallery, Tokyo, Japan, July 2007

Beaux Arts gallery, Bath, UK, February 2008

Lund Gallery, Yorkshire, UK, March 2009

Beaux Arts Gallery, Bath, UK, September 2009

Bircham Gallery, Norfolk, UK, October 2009

Stour Gallery, Worcestershire, UK, July/August 2010

Bircham Gallery, Norfolk, April/May 2011

Hilton Gallery , Bath, February 2012

Bircham Gallery, Norfolk, January 2015

Pragmata Gallery and Oz Zingaro, Tokyo, Japan May 2015

David Simon Contemporary, Bath, October 2015, April 2017

 

Group shows

Installation in Salthouse Church for Salt of the Earth group exhibition July 2009

Ambrosia, Cupola Gallery Sheffield August 2009

In Praise of the Numinous, Cavin-Morris New York March 2014

Elementals; Women Sculpting Animism, Cavin-Morris New York November 2014

Earth Skin, Cavin-Morris New York, September 2016

Rough Stuff; In Praise of Wild Surface, Cavin-Morris, New York,  April 2019

 

Group shows for paintings

David Simon Contemporary, Castle Cary, Somerset, UK, June 2020

 

Galleries continuing to show work

Bircham Gallery, Norfolk, UK

Padstow Fine Art, Cornwall, UK

Bils and Rye, North Yorkshire, UK

David Simon Contemporary, Castle Cary, Somerset, UK

Pragmata Gallery Tokyo, Japan

Cavin-Morris, New York, USA

 

Private collections in UK, USA, France, United Arab Emirates, the Netherlands and Japan   Museum collections, Pallant House, Chichester, E Sussex, UK