February - March 2020
‘Mother’ Exhibition with artist Daniel Regan, Ort Gallery, Birmingham
RCA Degree Show
'Rooted in the Landscape' Symposium, presenting 'Be Here, Now' with Artist Daniel Regan for Paintings in Hospitals at Kings College London.
Presenting the Photo Book Collective Consciousness at Offprint London, Tate Modern.
'Looking for Peace' Symposium. Talking with Artist Daniel Regan at Attenborough Arts Centre, Leicester about 'Be Here, Now'.
RCA Work in Progress show.
Disquietude solo exhibition at Bethlem Gallery.
PsychART Conference 2017, film screening of 'My Mother Tongue'.
Microacts at Hotel Elephant. Film screening and artist talk.
JUNE 2017 – SEPTEMBER 2017
‘Control’ a photographic exhibition exploring an artist experience with mental health at Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Berlin.
Exhibition Reclaiming the Asylum with artists Jane Fradgley and Shane Waltener at Bethlem Gallery.
Outside in artist talk for Creativity and Wellbeing week. With Artists Celine Marchbank, Rhona Eve Clews and Paloma Tendero, at Free Space Project.
Artist talk at Critical Voices conference for connecting people, ideas, arts, medicine and health, Tunbridge Wells Trinity Theatre.
'Journey: Loneliness, Hope and Resilience’ exhibition at the Institute of Mental Health.
Metamorphosis artist talk with Daniel Regan, Celine Marchbank and Jane Fradgley. Exploring how art can change our relationship with difficult experiences.
Art of Psychiatry talk at the Institute of Psychiatry. Speakers including Susan Young and Dolly Sen
'Trees of the Brain, Roots of the Mind' exhibition for Photomonth. With Liz Atkin and Daniel Regan at The Depot, Clapton.
Fragmentary artist talk, Free Space Project. Artist talk and film screening with Daniel Regan and Liz Atkin.
Artist talk at the Dragon Cafe - film screening and talk about Resilience film. In conjunction with the Institute of Inner Vision.
Acting Out, Broadway Nottingham - artist talk, film screening and Q&A as part of the Anxiety Arts festival. Speakers including Susan Young and Dolly Sen.
Cultures of Resilience at London College of Communication. Exploring Resilience through mental health.
Artist Talk at The Dragon Cafe London. Exploring mental illness through video in conjunction with The Institute of Inner Vision.
Guest speaker and artist. Gallery event at Photofusion - exploring mental illness through photography and film. In conversation with Gina Glover and David O’Flynn.
SEPTEMBER 2014 – NOVEMBER 2014
Exhibition with a collective of two other artists. Katie Bret- Day and Anna Shephard at the 2014 Brighton Photo Fringe.
Shown work and given artist talk at Psychosis Speaks event. In conjunction with Art Brain in Action. A company working within arts and mental health.
JUNE 2018 - Present
Arts Co-ordinator at Free Space Project. Managing arts projects and workshops for arts and health charity.
TEACHING AND WORKSHOPS
Professional development workshop and artist talk, Ort Gallery, Birmingham
Psych Art Workshop, Royal College of Psychiatrists, London
Workshop facilitator at London College of Communication, teaching students from BA and MA Photography.
Facilitator of ‘Inner Self’ Workshop, using self portraits and collage to explore the inner self at Free Space Project.
JANUARY 2017 – present
Film Teacher, Pro Corda residential school working with children on the autistism spectrum.
JULY 2016 – present
Photography practitioner at NCS the Challenge, teaching young people between the ages of 14-17 photography skills and facilitating community partner visits.
Training other Photography practitioners for NCS The Challenge.
AUGUST 2016 – OCTOBER 2017
A number of workshops for QUAD Derby residency, alongside Daniel Regan. Exploring safe spaces using photomontage and VR techniques. These workshops were delivered to a number of vulnerable groups including women with Borderline Personality Disorder and young people on the autism spectrum.
OCTOBER 2016 – JANUARY 2017
Creating short films with a number of participants for my ‘Manifestations of the Mind’ exhibition. Exploring each individuals experience of mental health conditions.
AUGUST 2016- MARCH 2017
Inside at QUAD Derby and FORMAT Photography Festival. Artist residency with Daniel Regan creating new work
relating to themes of mental wellbeing and safe spaces.
OCTOBER 2016 - FEBRUARY 2017
Manifestations of the Mind - artist residency at Free Space Project, Kentish Town Health Centre.
Commission from Institute of Inner Vision – creating short film ‘Gestures of Resilience.’
Commission from Institute of Inner Vision – creating short film around the subject of mental health.
Working with Voist – creating artist led short films, in order to raise awareness for organ donation. This project has been funded and supported by the NHS.
2017 – Present MA in Photography at Royal College of Art
2011 – 2014 BA Hons Degree in Photography (2.1), at University of the Arts London (London College of Communication)
2010 – 2011 Completed BTECH level 3 foundation degree in Art and Design (distinction) at Birmingham City University (Bourneville Centre of Visual Arts.)
2008 – 2010 Wyggeston and Queen Elizabeth 1st College A’levels - Photography A*- Film Studies A, Graphics B