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EDUCATION

2009-10: MA Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products School of Jewellery, BCU, UK

1999-02: BA (Hons) Textile Art Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, UK

 

EXHIBITIONS

2015

JUNK: rubbish to gold, School of Jewellery, Birmingham, UK

Moving Towards Light, Tacit Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia

Perfect Mutations, Chrissie Cotter Gallery Sydney, Australia

Dark Metamorphosis, Gaffa Gallery, Sydney, Australia

Anniversary, Unit Twelve, Stafford UK

2014

Chaos to Comprehension, Atta Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

Spring/ Summer Show, Gallery Cabinet, Edinburgh, UK

Destination Schmuck, Munich, Germany

Sugar, Platina, Stockholm, Sweden

2013

Magic City, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, USA

More Than Gold, Studio Huddle, Toronto, Canada

Matching Items Available, Made to Make Collective online exhibition during Schmuck 2013

2012

UK Collect_ive, Sieraad, International Jewelery Art Fair, Amsterdam

Made To Make, Bilston Gallery, Wolverhampton, UK

Donning Oxford, O3 Gallery, Oxford, UK

BKV Prize 2011 for Young Applied Arts, Internationale Handwerksmesse Fair, IHM Munich, Special Exhibition, Munich, Germany.

Bijoux 2012! Contemporary Art Jewellery Sale, Norton Museum of Art, Florida, USA.

2011

FRESH: Exhibition in Print 2011, National Ornament Metal Museum, Memphis, USA.

BKV Prize 2011 for Young Applied Arts, Gallery Applied Arts, Munich Germany

Piece Progression,Crafthaus online exhibition curated by Miriam Rowe

Schmuck 2011, Handswerkskammer für Munchen und Oberbayern. The Special Show of the 63rd International Trade Fair Munich, Germany. Touring to Espace Solidors Cagnes sur Mer, France.

Inhorgenta Europe 2011, International Trade Fair for Jewellery, Watches, Gemstones, Design and Technology, Munich Germany.

The Sketchbook Project 2011, Art Co-op & The Brooklyn Library, USA Tour 2011.

A Taste For Craft, Crafthaus online exhibition, curated by Carolyn Tillie

2010

Flux (Brilliantly Birmingham 2010) MAC, Birmingham, UK.

MAking Treasure, MA Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products Show , School of Jewellery, BCU, UK.

Tablemanners, Silke and the Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium.

 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2015: Performer in JUNK: rubbish to gold (12th-13th November)

2012-14: Project with David Clarke (UK Silversmith). The pieces are ‘Sweetheart’ (2013), ‘Sweetie Pie’ & ‘Tweets’ (2014)

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

2011

Finalist- BKV Prize 2011 for Young Applied Arts, Munich, Germany           

2010

Winner of the Louisa Anne Ryland Award, School of Jewellery, BCU, UK.

Special mention by the Jury, Preziosa Young 2010 Contemporary Jewellery

 

PUBLICATIONS

2014

Art Jewelery Today: Europe, Schiffer Publishing LTD, 2014

2012

Jewellery Art (Vol 7.) Noovo Books.

Jewelbook- International Annual Contemporary Jewel Art 12/13, Stichting Kunstboek, 2012

Showcase 500 Rings, Larks Craft Publication, 2011

2011

FRESH: Metalsmith Exhibition in Print 2011, The Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG), 2011.

Schmuck 2011, Handswerskammer für Munchen und Oberbayern, 2011

2010

TableManners, Jivan Astfalck, 2010

Brilliantly Birmingham, One City: A World of Contemporary Jewellery, Birmingham City Council, 2010.

MAking Treasure, Birmingham City University, 2010.

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2011-12 Visiting Tutor,MA Jewellery, Silversmithing and Related Products.School of Jewellery, BCU, UK.