February: StArt – Selected for group show at The Oxmarket in Chichester.
July: Littlehampton Arts Festival. Featured Artist.
August: Virgin Gallery – Group Show as part of the Arundel Festival. Sold out.
September/October: My painting, “March, 2015” was selected by Guardian Art Critic Jonathan Jones and British Art Show 8 curator Gilly Fox, from thousands of International entries for the inaugural exhibition “Your Art, Our Walls”, exhibited at the Guardian Headquarters in Kings Place, London.
January: 10 day Residency at the Cyrpus School of Art
March, 2016: Commissioned to produce Logo for Angmering Community Land Trust, a community lead housing organisation.
May: Degree Show: Measuring up. (Graduated in Oct, 2016 with a BA (hons) First Class.
July: Littlehampton Arts Festival Featured Artist.
September: Commenced MA at University of Chichester
December: Commissioned to produce cover artwork for Suzanne Rance’s book, “The English Runes – secrets of magic, spells and divination.” Available HERE.
April: Week long tempera and gilding workshop with Dr David Cranswick PhD.
July: Littlehampton Arts Trail
August: Judging of the Puck of Pook’s Hill Art Competition. Winners announced HERE.
September & October
Arthur Rackham In Sussex – 150th Birthday Celebration
I worked in partnership with the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy and the National Trust to produce a number of research led responses to the work of Arthur Rackham as part of a series of events celebrating the 150th birthday of the great artist from the Golden Age of Illustration. Held at BATEMAN’S, the Jacobean home of Rudyard Kipling, an art exhibition showcased original works by Arthur Rackham, alongside a number of my responses to his work.
As well as exhibiting my artwork, I also conducted a number of public lectures and workshops. Please see details below.
Launch Day! Impromptu talks throughout the day at Bateman’s & Private View.
Symposium: Presented my research led responses to the work of Rackham as part of an International panel of speakers.
Workshops: “Drawing Creatively” at National Trust, Bateman’s
Workshops: “Painting with Egg Tempera Taster Session”
Lecture at Arundel Museum: “Contemporary Responses: Echoes of Arthur Rackham in the 21st Century”
Pre-selected for the Columbia Threadneedle Prize. Details HERE.
Currently preparing for an exhibition, public lectures, workshops etc. See UPCOMING EVENTS PAGE for more details.