about
b Wiltshire 1972
artist working in collage 
Wivenhoe UK

education

2002 Institute of Education, University College London - PGCE 
1994 University of Sussex, Brighton - BA (Hons) Art History 

selected group and solo exhibitions 

2019  
The Art Auction Firstsite Gallery Colchester
CAS at Beecroft Art Gallery Southend 
Coupee Collective World Collage Atlas project @Verbeke Foundation Belgium
Lost in Wonderland, The Minories Gallery, Colchester
2018  
In(visible) Espacio Gallery London
Nasty Women Liverpool at Constellations Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Sylvan, Off The Rails Wivenhoe  (solo)
2017 
Disponere, 5thBase Gallery, Brick Lane London
Small World, PS Mirabel Gallery Manifest Arts Festival Manchester
The Sentinel Gallery Wivenhoe
2016
Collagism: A Survey Of Contemporary Collage,The Art Space Museum Strathroy-Caradoc Ontario Canada in collaboration with Kolaj Magazine
Celebrate Landscape Art Exchange University of Essex
A Collection of 7 Artists, The Sentinel Gallery Wivenhoe
POSTKARTE Wivenhoe Bookshop 
2015
The Sentinel Gallery Opening Exhibition, Wivenhoe
Firstsite Open Colchester
2014
Grubbing: A night of collage, foraged food and crate dug music at The Waiting Room, Colchester  (solo)
Shipyard Studios, Wivenhoe

publications 

2019 cut me up magazine #3, July 2019 
2019 DEFACED Zine #2 A World Collage Day Special Edition (cover page, curator and editor)
2019 DEFACED Zine #1 
2019 Lost in Wonderland at The Minories Gallery, exhibition catalogue
2019 The Unfamiliars Zine, On Wonder
2018 Contemporary Visual Art Zine CVA Zine #9 
2002 Craft Art in South Africa,  editor Elbé Coetsee (p177-178)
2002 Craft South Africa, editors S.Sellschop, W.Goldblatt and D.Hemp (pp 166-167)
1997 The Big Issue South Africa, Issue 1, Trendy Township Trash 

projects/curation/product design 

2018   launch of DEFACED Zine (artist and editor)
2016  POSTKARTE Art in the Shed, Wivenhoe Bookshop, co-curated with Sylwia Kramarz
98/99 Greatmore Studios Cape Town, South Africa. Studios administrator. Launched as part of Triangle Network an international network of artist studios; Gasworks London and The Bag Factory Johannesburg
1998   Thupelo regional workshop co-ordinator. The South African National Gallery (Iziko) Cape Town 
1997   Signs of Life Signs of Hope. Wola Nani Cape Town. Curated an AIDS awareness project featuring the collaborative works of people living with HIV and local artists. Workshops in Khayelitsha, Nyanga, Pollsmoor Prison and Baragwanath Hospital Soweto
1997   Ndebele AIDS Awareness Mural with Betty Mathibela. The Pan African Market Cape Town
95/98 Wola Nani Cape Town. Product design and skills training. Launched the ‘Label’ range of papier-mâché bowls as featured in Elle Decoration (UK and SA), House and Leisure, World of Interiors, The Guardian Weekend Supplement

collections 

Public Verbeke Foundation Coupee Collective World Collage Atlas project (Belgium)
Private collections in Germany, Canada, South Africa and the UK