About

 

Curriculum Vitae

 Education/ Qualifications

2006 – 2009 1st class BA Hons Ceramics, UWIC, Cardiff School of Art & Design

2005 – 2006 City & Guilds (full time) – Creative Ceramics, Colaiste Stiofan Naofa, Cork, Ireland

2001 – 2003 High National Diploma–Restoration and decorative studies, Portsmouth University

 

Awards

2013                 Arts Council of Wales' Creative Wales Award

2010                Gold medal Winner for Craft and Design at the national Eisteddfod of Wales

 2007                1st prize winner, ceramic and glass category, at the Welcome Trust competition

                        “design4science" 

 

Collections

 Derek Williams Trust collection, housed at the National Museum of Wales

 Aberystwyth University Ceramic collection and Archive

 Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre art collection

 Work in various private collections

 

Publications

 2012                Taliesin magazine, issue 146, p.60,61

 2011                 Ceramics Now online magazine

 2011 Nov/Dec         Ceramic Review issue 252, p.27   

 2009 may         500 Ceramic sculptures, Lark Books

 

 Solo Exhibitions

 2012 Oct/Dec        Guest Contemporary maker at National Museum Wales

 2011 Oct            Maker in focus [space] “Vida e Morte” , Mission Gallery, Swansea, Wales

 2011 Jul/Sept       "Transfigurations", LGAC, Cwmbran, UK

 2010 Oct/Nov  "Natureza Morta" Tenby Museum Art Gallery, Tenby, UK

 2010 May/June "Fact and Fantasy", Oriel 2, Crafts in the Bay, Cardiff, UK

 2007 dec      "Golden Dome", Oriel Fach, Narberth, UK

 

Exhibitions included

2016 july "Summer", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2016 march "From Adams to Zobole", Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre, Wales

2016 march "Spring", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2015 december "Fuse Three", Oriel Y Bont, Trefforest, Wales

2015 december "Winter", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2015 june/july "Fresh air sculpture show", Quenington, England

2015 may-june "Six", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2015 march "Spring", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2014 november "Winter", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2014 july "Summer", Gallery/ten, Cardiff, Wales

2014 march "Spring", Gallery/ten, Cardiff,Wales

2013 sept “Real to Reel” Crafts Council UK, London (touring)

2013 sep/nov “Fireworks Now” Crafts in the Bay, Cardiff

2013 jul/aug “Summer / Haf” Gallery/ten, Cardiff

2013 jun/jul “Fresh Air” Sculpture  exhibition, Quenington, Cirencester

2013 june “Art Craft”  Cardiff Arts Collective pop up show, Cardiff

2013 may/jun ”Three / Tair” three woman show, Gallery/ten, Cardiff

2013 mar/apr “Spring / Gwanwyn” Gallery/ten”, Cardiff

2012 dec             Gallery/ten, winter exhibition, Cardiff

2012 oct             Cardiff open, pop-up gallery, Cardiff

2012 sept            Project/ten autumn #3, pop-up gallery, Cardiff

2012 june            Project/ten summer #3, pop-up gallery, Cardiff

2012 may             "CERAMIC HOUSE" artists open houses, Brighton, UK

2012 mar             Project/ten spring #3, pop-up gallery, Cardiff

2011 dec             Project/ten winter #2, pop-up gallery, Cardiff

2011 Nov/Jan         “We Spirited creatures”, Aberystwyth arts centre, Wales

2011 July            “Parallax AF”, La Galleria, Pall Mall, London, England

2011 May       "CERAMIC HOUSE" artists open houses, Brighton, UK

2011 Jan/March "RESILIENCE", LGAC, Cwmbran, Wales

2010 Dec       "A BUNCH OF SMILES", Milkwood Gallery, Cardiff, Wales

2010 Dec       "CHRISTMAS CRACKER", Milgi Lounge, Cardiff, Wales

2010 Dec       "Winter open" at Oriel Q, Narbert, Pembrokeshire, Wales

2010 July      "NATIONAL EISTEDDFOD OF WALES"

2010 April     MIXED MEDIA SHOW, Candid arts Trust, Islington, London

2009 Oct       ISLINGTON ART&DESIGN FAIR, Candid arts Trust, London

2009 Sept    "PORTAL SERIES", Llantarnam Grange Arts centre, Wales

2009 Sept      “WC - WEDGE CRIMSON", Collaboration installation at Oriel Fach, Narberth, Wales

2009 July      NEW DESIGNERS, London, England

2009 July         ABERYSTWYTH INTERNATIONAL CERAMICS FESTIVAL, Wales

2009 June      End of year show, Cardiff school of Art & Design, Wales

2009  may/july     "WELSH ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2009", Cardiff, Wales

2008  dec    Winter show, Oriel Q, Narberth, UK

2008 may         CLAYART, Llanrhaedr, Denbigh, UK

2007 sept/jan/08     “Design 4 science”, touring exhibition:

                                  Sunderland Museum and Winter gardens, England

                                  Manchester Museum and winter gardens, England

                                  Nobel prize Museum, Stockholm, Sweden  

2007 aug         Kilkenny Arts festival, Kilkenny, Ireland

2007 july      Aberystwyth International Ceramics festival, Aberystwyth, Wales

2007 feb         “Make it Happen”, Vision centre, Cork, Ireland

 

 

Residencies

 

2013 june 24 – 28 “Handmade” residency at Art Craft, Cardiff Arts Collective pop up show

 

2009/10  sep graduate residency at Fireworks Clay Studios, Cardiff

 

2008 jul/aug La Perdrix ceramic centre, Dordogne, France