Born: Halifax, Yorkshire, 1953.
Contact address: 5, Holly Terrace, Highgate, London, N6 6LX; tel. 020 8341 6568.
1981-83 University of London, Goldsmiths’ College: MA Fine Art.
1979-80 University of London, Goldsmiths’ College: Art Teacher’s Certificate.
1975- 8 Royal Academy Schools: Royal Academy Schools’ Certificate in Fine Art: Painting (graduate qualification, 1978).
Awards and Scholarships: 1977 & 1978; David Murray Studentship for Landscape Painting; 1977 & 1978: Landseer Prize (second prize, bronze medal); 1976: Eric Kennington Prize (first prize, silver medal).
Byam Shaw School of Art: Byam Shaw Diploma in Fine Art: Painting : 2: 1 (1975).
Percival Whitley College of Further Education, Halifax.
St Gregory’s Grammar School, Huddersfield.
2007 ‘Passing Notes’: sculpture and drawings: St Stephen’s Church, Copley, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX4 8QA. By permission of The Churches Conservation Trust. www.visitchurches.org.uk
1995 ‘Vierge Ouvrante’: sculpture, releifs and drawings: Tram Depot Gallery. London, E5.
2008 Forthcoming two-person exhibition with Jonathan Adamson at All Souls’ Church, Haley Hill, Halifax, West Yorkshire. By permission of The Churches Conservation Trust.
2006 ‘Roderic Barrett (1920-2000) & His Students’: Chappel Galleries, Essex, CO6 2DE. www.chappelgalleries.co.uk
2005 ‘A Brush With Words’: a collaborative exhibition by Royal Academy Schools’ Alumni and the Border Poets, Martins Gallery, Cheltenham.
2005 ‘Seditious Delicious: a ‘Taste of Art’’, Crawford Art Centre, St Andrews, Scotland.
2004 ‘That Place – This Time’, an exhibition by students and teachers of the Byam Shaw School of Painting and Drawing, 1970-75, and their partners. The Chelsea Gallery, Chelsea Library, Old Town Hall, King’s Road, London SW3.
2004 ‘Dinch me, Dark God’, two-person exhibition and PLACE Open Meeting, with Jonathan Adamson, at Field House, Yorkley Wood, Gloucestershire, GL15 4TU.
2000 ‘Had we our senses’, two-person exhibition with Russell Morris. Alsager Gallery, Manchester Metropolitan University.
2000 ‘Zero-G’: an exhibition of contemporary art inspired by the balloon’, Dilston Grove, London, SE16.
1998 ‘Touching Matters’, an exhibition of sculpture in the Exhibition Hall, Swiss Cottage Central Library, as part of Camden’s ‘Women in Focus’ Festival, 1998.
1993 ‘Shell Suits’: an exhibition of women’s art organised by the University of East London: the Gill Gallery, Newham Leisure Centre.
1989 ‘New Works’: three-person exhibition at the Piece Hall Art Gallery, Halifax, West Yorkshire. Artist in Residence during this exhibition.
1987 The Bedford Hill Gallery Annual Exhibition.
1986 ‘Dialogues’: the Art Research Group (ARGO), Haworth Art Gallery, Accrington, Lancashire.
1984 ‘Other voices in other rooms’: two-person exhibition with Joseph O’Reilly, Huddersfield Art Gallery.
1981 ‘D’Or’ Gallery, Oldenburg, Germany.
1977 & 1979 Royal Academy of Arts Annual Summer Exhibition.
Art work in private collections in U.K. and Germany.
Location photographs (35mm slides) of sculpture, public sculpture and architecture in the Slide Library, Birkbeck Library Visual Image Service, Birkbeck College, University of London; also in the Slide Library of the Henry Moore Institute, Leeds.
1996-2008: Part-time Visual Image Service Assistant and Location Photographer for the Birkbeck Library Visual Image Service, Birkbeck College, University of London. www.bbk.ac.uk/lib
2002 & 2004: Lecture: ‘The Representation of Satan in Visual Images: Milton’s ‘Paradise Lost’: Greenhead Sixth Form College, Huddersfield.
2001-2 Part-time Lecturer in History of Art at Eltham College.
1995-6 Part-time Lecturer in History of Art for the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA), London District.
1995 Guest Artist/Lecturer at the Tate Gallery, Millbank, as part of Inset Day: ‘The Politics of Costume’, relating to the Tate exhibition: ‘Dynasties: Painting in Tudor & Jacobean England, 1530-1630’.
1991-2 Part-time Lecturer in History of Art & Design for BTEC NAT DIP GENERAL (year 2), Barnsley College.
1985-9 Part-time Photographer/Slide Curator for the Department of History of Art, The London Institute: London College of Printing.
1985-9 Part-time Lecturer in History of Art for WEA, Yorkshire North District.
1984 Lecture: ‘Women in 17th Century Dutch Painting’ for BA Fine Art at North Staffordshire Polytechnic.
1983-5 Part-time Lecturer in Painting and Drawing, Percival Whitley College of FE, Halifax.
1982-5 Part-time Lecturer for BA (Hons) Fine Art, Stourbridge College of Technology and Art.
1981-2 0.5 Teacher of Art, Haggerston Comprehensive School, London, E2 (ILEA).
Voluntary work for Wandsworth Victim Support.
Collaborated with the art and environmental group PLACE since 1997 (ongoing). www.atlasplace.clara.net
Founding member of the Art Research Group (ARGO).