Biography

Updated 01/06/2015
 

Born UK 1974.

Lives and works in Kent.

Education

2000 - 2001
MA Fine Art (Drawing)
Wimbledon School of Art.
 
1994 - 1997
BA (Hons) Fine Art
Sheffield Hallam University.
 

Selected Exhibitions

2015
Picture box
Jack House Gallery, Portsmouth (solo show).
2014
East London Painting Prize
Sugarhouse Lane, London.
2014
Hey days
Bermondsey Project Space, London.
2013
Atomic  Transition Gallery
London.
2013
Cold Climate
Occupy my time Gallery, Deptford, London.
 
2012
The Discerning Eye
Mall Galleries, London.
 
2012
Anthology 2012
Charlie Smith London, London.
 
2012
WW Solo Award
WW Gallery, Clerkenwell, London.
 
2012
National Eisteddfod
Vale of Glamorgan, Wales.
 
2012
Bow Arts Open Show
Bermondsey Project Space, Bermondsey, London.
 
2012
BAT Pack III
Mile End Art Pavilion, Mile End, London.
 
2012
Jack Goldhill Painting Prize
Zabludowicz Collection, London.
 
2012
Needle's Eye
Transition, Hackney, London & Bay Art, Cardiff; New Court Gallery, Derbyshire.
 
2011
The London Group Open Exhibition 2011
(curated by William Feaver and Jenni Lomax)
The Cello Factory, Waterloo, London
 
2011
Artworks Open 2011
Project Space, Barbican Arts Group Trust, London
 
2011
BAT Pack II
Mile End Art Pavilion, Mile End, London
 
2011
Connection Point London
(curated by Edward Lucie Smith
and Max Presneill)
The Nunnery, London
 
2011
In an age of Aeroplanes, you may fly
Servant Jazz Quarters, Dalston, London
 
2010-11
The Marmite Prize For Painting
Central Art Gallery, Tameside, Lanchester Gallery Projects, Coventry, The Nunnery, London.
 
2010
National Art Competition
(short-listed)
Saatchi Gallery, King's Road, London.
 
2010
Non-Fiction
Together Our Space Gallery, Old Street, London.
 
2010
London Art Award
3 Bedfordbury Gallery, Covent Garden, London.
 
2010
Arts Depot Open 2010
Arts Depot, North Finchley, London.
 
2010
Can you hear it? (curated by Franko B)
The Nunnery, Bow, London.
 
2010
6x6 Group Show
Rochester Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA.
 
2010
BAT Pack
Mile End Art Pavilion, Mile End, London.
 
2009
P1 Launch, Bow Arts Trust
Bow Arts Trust, Bow, London.
 
2009
Creekside Open 2009
(curated by Mark Wallinger)
APT Gallery, Deptford, London.
 
2008-2009
Cafe Gallery Projects Open
Southwark, London.
 
2008
Start Your Collection
CA Projects, Shoreditch, London.
 
2005
Writ Large
Greenheath Business Centre, Bethnal Green, London.
 
2003-2008
Bow Arts Trust Open Studios
Bow, London.
 
2003
Mixed Show
Lacey Gallery, Putney, London.
 
2003
Chairman's Choice
The Nunnery, Bow, London.
 
2002
Autumn Show
Hicks Gallery, Wimbledon, London.
 
2001-2002
Wimbledon Open Studios
Wimbledon, London.
 
2001
Group Exhibition
Students Gallery, Wimbledon, London.
 

Residencies and Awards

2013
Dave Bown Projects
6th Semiannual Competition (Curators: Marisa Pascucci, Reto Thuring,  Adelina Vlas) .
2012
First Prizewinner
Jack Goldhill Painting Prize.
 
2008 - 2013
Live/Work Residency,
Balfron Tower E14
Bow Arts Trust/Poplar HARCA.
 
2000 - 2001
AHRB Bursary
Wimbledon School of Art.
 

Publications

The Marmite Prize For Painting.
Published by Susak Press.
Exhibition catalogue.
 
Can you hear it?
Curated by Franko B,
Published by Bow Arts Trust and the Nunnery.
Exhibition catalogue.
 
Chairman's Choice.
Curated by David Dimbleby,
Published by Bow Arts Trust and the Nunnery.
Exhibition catalogue.
 
 
Ben Walker Art