CV

Education
BA (Hons) Fine Art – Nottingham Trent University 2011- 2014
University of the Arts London (UAL) Foundation Diploma in Art & Design- 2010-2011
Group Exhibitions
2016- Shortlisted as finalist in the Young Cumbrian Artist of the Year awards. At a Crossroads in Life exhibited at The Vallum Gallery, Cumbria University’s Institute of Arts, Carlisle
2016- The Great British Caravan- Totterdown Arts Trail, Bristol
2016- Looking for a Sign – C-Art Open Studios, Public Installation, Lake Ullswater, Cumbria
2016- At a Crossroads in Life – Greystoke Church, Greystoke, Penrith, Cumbria
2015- -A Place in Time- Greystoke Church, Greystoke, Penrith, Cumbria 
2015- Queensland Driftwood – NQCC Postcard Exhibition, Umbrella Studios, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
2014 – The Fenwick Collection. – Nottingham Trent BA Fine Art Degree Show, Bonington Building, Nottingham
2014 – Untitled (Three Ornamental Figurines, Three Ornamental Plinths). – Nottingham Trent University, Bonington Building, Nottingham
2013 – 34 Lillieshall Road. – There’s No Place Like Home, The Classroom Gallery, Hopkinson, Nottingham
2013 – World Wide Web. – The Fictitious, Crocus Gallery, Nottingham
2013 – Expansive Viewpoint 1 & 2. – Anti-Factory, Divine Coffee House, Nottingham
2013 – Nothing Like the Privacy of your Own Home. – Bonington Building, Nottingham
2012 – Prison for the Self in a Space. – Bonington Building, Nottingham
Solo Exhibitions
2016- The Great British Caravan –Café Oswalds, Penrith, Cumbria
2011 – Abandonment. –  DART Gallery, Darwen, Lancashire
Curation
2013 – Workshop. – Atrium, Bonington Building, Nottingham Trent University – Co-Curated exhibition showcasing the work of pupils associated with Future Artist’s Nottingham.
 Work Experience
2015- The Gallery at Rheged Visitor Centre-My main role was supervising the summer exhibition ‘MAKE IT with Minecraft’ aimed at children aged 5-11. The exhibition featured, workshop based, craft activities which required interaction with both parents and children. As gallery assistant, responsibilities included de-installing/installing exhibitions as well as having a charismatic front desk manner.
2015- Eden Arts– Working closely with the online presence of the organisation promoting their C-Art Open Studios event, specifically using social media management website hoot suite to schedule tweets and Facebook posts.
2015 – Perc Tucker Regional Gallery– Working initially in admin, returning calls and emails and general running of the high profile gallery. Extending my assistance with educational programs, collections research and exhibition openings.
2013 – Future Artists Nottingham, – As part of a collective group we lead a series of workshops with GCSE pupils. These workshops allowed pupils to free their previous perceptions of art education; giving them an experience based on degree level of learning; aiming to promote art in higher education. futureartistsnottingham.blogspot.co.uk/
2012/13 – Backlit Studio Volunteer– Working with the team to promote our online presence using Facebook, Twitter and WordPress to publicise events. Assisting with admin; collecting data to help with arts council funding.
 2012/13 – Intern Writer at Backlit Studios, Nottingham-  A unique opportunity allowing my creative writing skills to soar. Monthly reviews of local art events were featured on the Backlit’s website. Time keeping and Networking skills flourished in this role.
2012 – Buddy Scheme– Mentor for 1st year students; a very rewarding role as I helped those who felt a little lost settle into the course.
2011 – DART Gallery Volunteer– Working with the local community to promote exhibitions and sell art works.
Outstanding Achievements
Popular nationwide restaurant- Nando’s UK, ran a creative competition in which I won the opportunity to design the menu art for the national restaurant chain. The menu became in circulation across the UK in every restaurant.
Skills
Model Making and Casting
Blog Writing
WordPress
Social Networking Promotions
Excellent Communication Skills
Creative Writing
Time Management
Organisation
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