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BIOGRAPHY

1999-2001 MA Fine Art, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne
1993-96 BA (Hons) Fine Art, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool 

Lives in Berlin, Germany

Solo Exhibitions/Events

2017
Press Play and Record, rosalux, Berlin, Germany
Press Play and Record, Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Take a Chance on Me, (Event), The Late Shows, Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
I'm Sticking With You, (Event: Pt 2), Sounds From the Other City, Caustic Coastal, Salford 
2015
I'm Sticking With You, (Event:Pt 1), rosalux, Berlin
The Earth Without Art is Just Eh, (Event), Platform A, Middlesbrough, UK
You're Picture Perfect Blue, Vane, (Event), Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2013

'A stitch in time', Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK 
2012
Neverland. Oursecondhome projects, Wedding, Berlin, Germany
2006
Wonderland 02. Glow, Newcastle & Gateshead’s Winter Festival, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Flatland. Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Wonderland  AVFestival, National Glass Centre, Sunderland, UK
2004           
Interlace. Globe City Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2003            
Sketch. SKETCH, London, UK

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
Vicennial, Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
2015
Ten. Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne
2013
'Luminous Language', Launch, New York, USA
2009                        
A room inside them. Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
New Omega Workshops. September, Berlin, Germany                       
Rotate. Contemporary Art Society, London. UK
2008           
Permission to Stay. Globe City Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Masterplan. Middlesbrough Live Site, Northern Film and Media, BBC, LOCOG, UK
Plan Chest. Globe City Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2007
Vane Shorts 3. Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2006            
Shine, offsite project. Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens, Sunderland, UK                      
Disorient. Globe City Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne. UK
2005                        
Disorient. Hit Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia                        
Borealis. Flowers East, London, UK          
International Biennial of Contemporary Art. National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
2004                        
PILOT1. Old Limehouse Townhall, London, UK
2002                       
Living Proof. Princess Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK            
VideoROM. Museo Arte Contemporanea, Rome/ Gallery of Modern Art, Bergamo/ Gian Carla Zanutti Gallery, Milan, Italy                      
Memento. Vane, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2002/04           
The BigM. Mobile projection unit. UK and venues across Europe
2001/03                       
UNCUT. ICA, London, UK
2001                       
VideoROM. Valencia Biennial, Spain           
Beck’s Futures. ICA, London/ Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh/ Blue Coat, Gallery, Liverpool Sotheby’s, New York/ Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Awards and Residencies
2017
Individual Grant for the Arts, Arts Council England, UK
2015
Individual Grant for the Arts, Arts Council England, UK
2013
Individual Grant for the Arts, Arts Council England, UK
2008 
Floorplan 1. Globe Gallery, North Shields, UK          
Proposal Commission. Commissions North/Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council, UK
2007           
Lead Artist. North Shore Development/Stockton-on-Tees, UK
2006/07
Berlin Exchange Residency. Arts Council England/North East, Germany, UK
Grants to individuals. Arts Council England, North East, UK
2006           
Glow Commission. Newcastle & Gateshead Initiative/Newcastle upon Tyne, UK                                  
AV Festival06 Commission. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Proposal Commission. Commissions North/Digital City, Institute of Digital Innovation, Tees University, Middlesbrough, UK
2005/06           
Arts and Science Residency in Nanotechnology. Advanced Materials Research Institute (AMRI), Northumbria University at Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
2004/05           
Research Residency in Nanotechnology. Commissions North/Arts and Business Sponsors Club/AMRI/Northumbria University at Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Grants to individuals. Arts Council England, North East, UK
2003/05
Freelance Artist, Education Team, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK
2002
North East Graduate Placement Bursary, Mere Mortals Post Production Animation House, Arts Council England, North East, UK
2001
Student film and Video Award, Beck's Futures, ICA, London, UK
Travel and Training Grant, Northern Arts Board, UK

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015
Subversive Stitches’, essay, Paul Usherwood, Vane
‘A stitch in time’, preview, Robert Clark, The Guardian Guide (Manchester), 13-19 April
‘A stitch in time’, preview, The Crack (Newcastle upon Tyne), April
‘A stitch in time’, preview, NE1 Magazine (Newcastle upon Tyne), 3-17 April
2009 
‘Rotate’, review, Martin Herbert, Time Out (London), 3 September 
2007 
Flatland’, essay, Alex Hodby, Vane
2006 
‘Glow’ brochure, NewcastleGateshead Initiative Winter Festival (Newcastle upon Tyne), December
‘Shiny Happy People’, review, Lyn Gardner, The Guardian (Manchester), 21 November
AVFestival06, ‘Lifelike’ brochure, www.avfest.co.uk (Newcastle upon Tyne), March
Culture Magazine, The Journal (Newcastle upon Tyne), February 
2005 
Review, Paul O’Kane, a-n Magazine (Newcastle upon Tyne), September 
2004 
‘PILOT1’, Ele Carpenter, www.pilotlondon.org 
Review, Amy Judd, Metro Newspaper (London), May
Review, David Whetstone, The Journal (Newcastle upon Tyne), 27 May 
2001 
‘Class of 2001’, Lucy Spriggs, ArtReview (London), June
‘Beck’s Futures’, Louise Jury, The Independent (London), April