Biography

Born in Glasgow
Lives and works in Edinburgh

Education

2011 – 2015
BA(Hons) Intermedia Art (First Class), Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland
Erasmus Exchange Semester: Academy of Fine Art, Munich, Germany

Awards

2016
Edinburgh College of Art Scholarship.
ECA College Research Award.

2015
The Barns-Graham Travel Award to Italy
Katherine Michaelson Prize for Dissertation Writing

2014
Shortlisted for The Astaire Prize

Group Exhibitions

2018
Satellite @ Summerhall, Visual Arts Scotland, Summerhall, Edinburgh
Getting to the Bottom of It, LGBTQ+ showcase event by Waverley Care charity, CC Blooms, Edinburgh

2016
RSA:New Contemporaries, Edinburgh
New Scottish Artists, David Robertson Art Foundation (DRAF) with The Fleming-Wyfold Art Foundation, London
Flop Culture, Gayfield Creative Spaces, Edinburgh

2015
Shift and Spin, Stanley Mills, Stanley, Perthshire
Square Egg, Whitespace, Edinburgh
ALT. , Bargain Spot, Edinburgh

2014
Not As Yet, Space Club, Edinburgh

2012
Urban Edinburgh: Turnstyles, Edinburgh

2011
Drouthy Cronies, Arts Complex, Edinburgh

Performance Events

2017
Bored Games. Spoken-word performance, The Fifth Evening at the Whitespace Gallery
Over. Spoken-word performance, The Fourth Evening at the Whitespace Gallery.
Ping! Spoken-word performance, Friday Talk Event, Edinburgh College of Art

2015
Sade Gimp 69. Monologue. Pollyanna, Paradise Palms, Edinburgh

2013
Oh No, Not Another Pub Night With A Quiz! , Waverley Bar, Edinburgh

2012
Tobias Sternberg’s Temporary Art Repair Workshop, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

Curation

2017
Mesh – Lines of Enquiry, The Maclaurin Art Gallery, Ayr, Scotland

Residencies

2014
Visions of Flight,
Rowanfield School, Edinburgh.

2013
Splashing Out, The Water Foot-print of our Daily Lives.
Trinity Academy, Edinburgh College of Art and The University of Edinburgh

Teaching

2017
PhD intermediary tutor, Intermedia Art Department, Edinburgh College of Art.
So You Want to Work in Architecture? Pathways to the Professions, University of Edinburgh (2013 / 2014 / 2016 / 2017).

2016
Creative Extras, Lothians Equal Access for Schools (LEAPS) , University of Edinburgh (2013 / 2014 / 2016).

2015
Sutton Summer School, The Sutton Trust, University of Edinburgh.
Kickstart Summer School, Pathways to the Professions, University of Edinburgh (2013 / 2015)

2014
Access to Creative Education Scotland (ACES) , Edinburgh College of Art (2012 / 2014).

2013
Teaching Assistant, Rowanfield School, Edinburgh, Scotland.
High Flyers Summer School, LEAPS, University of Edinburgh.
Introduction to Architecture, Widening Participation, University of Edinburgh.

Talks, Seminars and Panel Discussions

2017
App Culture, Out in Edinburgh, LGBT+Networking Group
Inside/Out, How the Arts Impact the LGBT+ Community, Out in Edinburgh, LGBT+Networking Group

2014
Art Practice and Community Projects, Edinburgh Napier University
Methods of Creative Practice, Edinburgh Napier University

Volunteering

2018
Volunteer, Sx (Waverley Care), Edinburgh.

2017
Board Member, Sculpture in Leith (2015 - 2017), Edinburgh, Scotland.

2013
Facilitator, Shaping Things: Artefacts and the 3D Printer, Edinburgh College of Art.

2009 - 2011
Invigilator, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop, Scotland.
Invigilator, Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Publications

2015
What do you want from me?

2014
Masquerade

Professional Memberships

Visual Arts Scotland - Associate Member