Artist based in London

 

 

 

Education

 

2015-17 - MA Sculpture, Royal College of Art, with Distinction in Critical and Historical Studies (dissertation)

 

2013 - BA Painting, Camberwell College of Arts, First Class

 

 

 

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

2017 - (Upcoming) Future Generation Art Prize 21 shortlisted artists at the Palazzo Contarini Polignac Venice Biennale opening on Thursday 11 May 2017

 

2017 - (Upcoming) MA Degree show, Royal College of Art

 

2017 - (Upcoming) A BROKEN LINK, Video screening of Power Ballad at Golden Age Cinema, Sydney, Australia, 28 May 2017

 

2017 - (Upcoming) 23 Days at Sea Container Ship Residency Exhibition, Access Gallery, Vancouver

 

2017 - (Current) Future Generation Art Prize shortlist exhibition, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, 25 February – 16 April 2017.

 

2017 - RCA Sculpture group show response to the Joachim Koester exhibition, Camden Arts Centre

 

2017 - Stick or Twist at Castlefield Gallery, Manchester. Group show with Richie Moment, Aaron Clixby, Jeremy Willett, Daisy Forster, Phoebe Baines, Kieran Leach, Joel Chan and Richard Hughes.

 

2016 - The Bomb Factory Autumn Artist Film Festival, London

 

2016 - OTHER, curated by the RCA Feminist Society, Courtyard Gallery 1, RCA, London

 

2016 - POMP, group show with Graham Clemie, Patrick Colhoun, Richard Ducker, Timothy Holt, Graham Hudson, Clare Mitten, Catriona Robertson, Alice Steffen, Amy Stephens, Ben Woodeson at Safehouse 1 and 2, Peckham, London

 

2016 - RCA/ECA Exchange Show, Edinburgh Sculpture Courts

 

2016 - Work in Progress (WIP) Show, Royal College of Art

 

2015/16 - The Forum Big Screen, outside Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea

 

2015 - Test Space, Spike Island, Bristol. Group show with Alice Walton, Andy Jackson, Marion Piper, Rachel Busby, Lydia Hardwick, Michael Szpakowski, Dave Bevan, Roy Brown, Martyn Cross, Sarah McNulty, Mark Adams, Mark Scott-Wood, Hannah Clarkson, Carl Slater, Ker Wallwork, Patrick Brandon, Maryniak and McLean. Selected by Gordon Dalton (Artist and Independent Curator), Kypros Kyprianou (Spike Island Studio Artist) and Juliet Lennox (Spike Island Assistant Curator)

 

2014 - The Tomorrow People, group show with Aiste Noreikaite, Alex Bunn, Bryony Hussey, Florence Lam, Gretchen Geraets, Hemya Moran, Jeehee Park, John King, Mandy Niewohner, Pat Flynn, Paul Vivian, Rhea Storr, Rose Leahy, Roshanak Khakban, Sarah Pager and Trasi Henen selected and curated by Elevator Gallery, London

 

2013 - CAISSA Rising Artists - Today Art Museum, Beijing

 

2013 - More or Less - Peckham Springs, with May Hands and Jack Wilkinson, London

 

2013 - Leverhulme Art Scholars show, selected by Gareth Bell-Jones, Lotte Juul-Petersen and Bryony Graham. Wysing Arts Centre, Cambridge

 

2013 - Woon Art Prize finalists at Gallery North (BALTIC 39 and Northumbria University) Newcastle. Group show with Elysia Bird, Steven Gee, Bahia Haddam, Holly Hendry, Benjamin Lee, Catriona Meighan, Ewan Murray, Zara Worth and Andrea Zucchini. Curated by Christine Borland

 

2013 - Film screening at Flat Time House, Peckham, London

 

2009 - Artists of the Future, Collaborative project with stage designer Clare Birks and The Mercury Theatre, Colchester

 

2008 - Liminality, Chelmsford. Curated by Tilly Shiner and James Torble.

 

 

 

 

Residencies

 

2016 -  23 Days at Sea Container Ship Residency, Access Gallery, Vancouver

 

Oct 2013 to Oct 2014 - UAL Lifeboat Studio Residency Award with Joe Twinn, Liam Magee and Brigitte Mierau (supported by Artquest, ArtsTemps, ACAVA studios) A year long residency with studio visits by Robin Klassnik, Attilia Fattori Franchini and Lucy Day

 

2013 - Leverhulme Scholarship summer school residency at Wysing Arts Centre, on the theme of 'Hidden Systems and Structures.' Including mentoring by Cally Spooner, Mark Aerial Waller, and Laurence Epps

 

 

 

 

Prizes/Grants/Commissions

 

2017 - Shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev

 

2016 - Shortlisted for The Annex Collection Acquisition Award, TACUK

 

2016 - Winner of a Villiers David Travel Award, RCA

 

2016 - Shortlisted for Bluewolf Installation Scholarship, RCA

 

2016 - Shortlisted for Cowley Manor Award, RCA by Juan Cruz, Michael Turco, Anne Duffau and Sarah Staton

 

2015 - Commission for sculptural intervention on the Bristol Channel coast, Somerset Art Works

 

2015 - Gilbert Bayes Charitable Trust Grant for Guardians Project

 

2015 - The Elephant Trust Grant for Guardians Project

 

2015 - Jury recommendation for outdoor sculptural commission, Bermondsey Square, Vitrine Gallery, London

 

2013 - Judges' Discretionary Award for Woon Art Prize (BALTIC 39 and Northumbria University)

 

 

 

 

Publications/ Press

 

2017

 

- Interview with Bird in Flight magazine

 

- Artist profile on the PinchukArtCentre website for the the Future Generation Art Prize

 

 

2016 - Selected 23 Days at Sea Press


- The Guardian: 'Bobbing aimlessly': container shipper's collapse leaves British artist all at sea

 

- E-Flux: Bankrupt container ship strands artist on residency in Pacific Ocean

 

- Hyperallergic: Artist-in-Residence Stranded at Sea on Bankrupt Container Ship

 

- Artnet News: Artist Stranded at Sea During Container Ship Residency

 

- Vice: The Creators Project. The Artists Residency That Would Not End

 

- CBC Arts: A young artist is stuck at sea, and it might be the best thing that's ever happened to her

 

- The Telegraph: British artist savours the 'irony' as she is stranded in Pacific Ocean after collapse of shipping firm

 

- Dazed Digital: A British artist is stranded on a boat in the open Pacific

 

- Wall Street Journal: Hanjin’s Stranded Ships Contain One Absurdist Filmmaker

 

- The Times: Absurdist artist suffers an overload of inspiration on slow boat to China

 

2015 - The State of Art, Installation and Site Specific #2, Bare Hill Publishing

 

2012 - Aspidistra Magazine, Issue X, Sci-Fi Special, p.59

 

 

 

 

Talks

 

2015 - Writtle College, Essex, invited by Michael Szpakowski

 

2014 - Lifeboat Residency Seminar, Camberwell College of Arts