About

BornLondon 1964
TrainedCanterbury College of Art, England, 1981-1985 Graduated with first class diploma in Illustration. (CSD)
Solo Exhibitions UK Bourne Gallery, London 1987, '88, '89, '90, '91, '92, '93, '94, '96, '97, '98, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2010.
Catto Gallery, London, 1997, 1999. Falle Fine Art, Jersey, 1993.
First Sight Fine Art, Bath,1998, 1999, 2001, 2009. Nevill Gallery, Canterbury, 1986, 1999, 2001. Walker Galleries, Harrogate, 1992, 1995. Llewellyn Alexander Gallery, London, 2003. Royall Fineart 2010, 2011.
Solo Exhibitions USABarnes Gallery, Greenwich Connecticut, 2000, 2001. Peninsular Gallery, 2003, 2005.
Solo Exhibitions EuropeJoint Show: Alan Barnes Fine Art, Dallas 2008. The Englishman USA Naples, Florida 2008.
2005 Jonk Museum, Holland, 2004 Niko Koster Studios, Amsterdam, 2005.
Arts Societies ExhibitorRoyal Society of Painters in Watercolour 1986. Royal Society of British Artists, 1986.
Pastel Society, 1987, 1990, 1992.
Art Fairs20th Century British Art Fair, 1988, '89, '90, '92
British Airways "Art London", 1989, '90, '91 (Olympia)
"Lineart", Gent, Belgium, 1995.
Affordable Art Fair, Battersea, London, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008. Art Expo, Jacob Javits Centre, New York 2003.
Watercolours and Drawings Fair Covent Garden, 2009.
Important Mixed ShowsW.H.Pattersons. Sally Hunter Fineart. Duncan Millar Fineart. Thompsons Gallery. Priory Gallery, John Noot Gallery.
Lecturer TutorKent Institute of Art and Design, 1988-1992
Grace Barrand Design Centre, 1999-2003. Dedham Fountain Hall 2007, 2008, 2009. Earnley Concourse 2009
Art Workshops in France and Italy, 2000- 2009.
AwardsElizabeth Greenshield's Foundation 1986 and 1990
Runner up for the Chartered Society of Designers student of the year national award, 1986
PublicationsFront cover Illustration, Akin To Love, Hodder and Stoughton, 1990
Demonstration article in Artists and Illustrators magazine,1988, Portfolio article 2009. Contributor to The Artist magazine, 1988
Contributor to Encyclopedia of Pastel Technique, Quarto Publishing, 1992
Contributor to Trees Flowers and Foliage, Batsford Press, 1994
Contributor to Pastels Workshop, Harper and Collins, 1994
Contributor to Colour, Harper and Collins, 1994
Contributor to Painting Still Life by Peter Graham, David & Charles, 2001
Front cover illustrations for Artist and Illustrators magazine, April and July issues, 1994 Front cover and four-page article in The Artist magazine in 2000 and 2009.
Two-page article in Surrey Occasions magazine, 1998
Article on Pastel in Artist International, December, 2000
Work mentioned in 1992 bestselling novel Portent by James Herbert (Hodder & Stoughton)
Introduction to 1992 Bourne Gallery Catalogue written by Eric Idle of Monty Python.*