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BORN 30|11|1990 MANCHESTER, UK

 

EDUCATION

 

2014  BA (Hons) 1st Class The University of Edinburgh

2013  International Exchange The Australian National University

 

PROFFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2017

Hothouse Crafts Council UK

2016 

Casting Technician Gray Concrete Edinburgh

Glass Residency Northlands Creative Glass Lybster

2015

GHC Sustainable Design The Glass Factory Boda, Sweden

Concrete Factory  Specialist Precast Products Cardiff

2014 

Neon Workshop w/Richard Wheater Neon Workshops Edinburgh

2013

Sculpture Master Class w/Richard Slee North Lands Creative Glass Lybster

 

AWARDS

 

Inches Carr Graduate Craft Award @ The 2016 Scottish Craft Awards, winner 

Perrier-Jouët Arts Salon Prize 2015, nominated

London Glassblowers' Award for Emerging Talent @ 2015 British Glass Biennale, winner 

New Designers Contemporary Glass Society Associate Prize 2014, winner

The University of Edinburgh Helen A. Rose Bequest 2014, winner

Bruntnell-Astley UK Student Award 2014, winner

Bullseye e-merge 2014: Academic Award, shortlisted

The Scottish Glass Society New Exhibitor Award 2013, winner 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

"Design Days Dubai". Design District (D3), Dubai, UAE

"ARCO Madrid". Feria de Madrid, Madrid, ES

"Collect". Saatch Gallery, London, UK

 

2016

"Ecclectic". London Glassblowing Gallery, London, UK

"Heated Exchanges". Manchester Craft and Design Centre, Manchester, UK

"British Craft Pavillion | London Design Fair". Old Truman Brewery, London, UK

“European Glass Context”. Grønbechs Gaard, Bornholme, DK 

"Connections". The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, UK 

"Masters of Light". Gallery Ten, Edinburgh, UK 

"Fantasma". Northands Creative Glass, Lybster, Scotland, UK 

"The Living Mountain". Kestin Hare, Shoreditch, London, UK 

 

2015

"Glass Heap Challenge". The Glass Factory, Boda Glasbruk, SW 

“GLASS 2015”. Gallery TEN, Edinburgh, UK 

“Essence”. London Glassblowing Gallery, London, UK 

“Bruntnell-Astley Contemporary Glass”. Wordsley Methodist Church, UK 

“British Glass Biennale”. Ruskin Glass Centre, Stourbridge, UK 

“Evolving Concrete”. Business Design Centre, London, UK 

“Emerge/Evolve 2014: Rising Talents in Kiln-Glass”. Bellevue Arts Museum, WA, USA 

“Young Masters”. London Glassblowing Gallery, London, UK 

 

2014

“Stanislav Libenský Award”. Art Salon S - Dancing House, Prague, CZ 

“e-merge 2014: Biennial Juried Kiln-Glass Exhibition”. The Bullseye Gallery, Portland, USA 

“New Designers 2014: Part 1”. The Business Design Centre, London, UK 

“Elements of Craft”. Mint @ The London Design Festival, London, UK 

 

2013

“Unknowns". North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, UK 

"The Scottish Glass Society: 34th Annual Exhibition". The Briggait, Glasgow, UK