Selected Solo Exhibitions & Projects
Thru 2022 Listening to the Land National Trust / Shropshire Hills Partnership
Thru 2022 Near Belonging WCRO / Arts & Heritage
Jul 2022 We Bear USA University of Michigan / Novus
Apr 2022 Room for the Soul Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) Stratford
Mar 2022 Prisoners on Prisoners University of Warwick / Coventry Cathedral
2021-2022 We Bear Coventry Biennial / The Herbert
Thru 2021 Plants, Prisons & Potential RHS Wisley / HMP Send
2019-2021 Prisoners on Prisoners Ripon Prison and Police Museum / HMP Askham Grange
2019-2020 If Pairing Were Power Trust New Art Commission
Thru 2018 Shaken & Stirred National Trust Dudmaston
Feb 2018 Village Green Screen Hereford Art Gallery
2017-2018 Of Their Own Volition Meadow Arts, Arts Council England
2015-2016 Kern Baby Compton Verney, Library of Birmingham, Northumberland
Oct 2015 Weighty Friend Ironbridge, Shropshire
2014-2015 Children Then And Now HLF museum commission, Warwickshire
Thru 2014 A Child For Sacrifice Arts Council England funding
Jan 2011 Holidays for the Working Class Rugby Art Gallery
Apr 2010 Unreachable, Unknowable You Lanchester Gallery, Coventry
Apr 2009 Descendants of the Unfamiliar Danielle Arnaud Gallery, London
Apr 2008 Only A Stranger Brings Luck BCA Gallery, Bedford
Dec 2006 The Legend of the Artist The New Art Gallery Walsall
Selected Group Exhibitions & Projects
Jan 2022 Twenty Twenty The New Art Gallery Walsall
Dec 2020 It Gets Lighter From Here Warwick Arts Centre / Culture Central
July 2019 The John Ruskin Prize The Holden Gallery, Manchester
July 2019 100 Heroines: Representation Royal Photographic Society, London
July 2019 NAE Open New Art Exchange, Nottingham
2018-2019 New Contemporaries 2018 Liverpool John Moores, South London Gallery
Aug 2018 Weighty Friend (ESP screening) Eastside Projects, Birmingham
2018-2019 Blast! Participatory commission Multistory, West Midlands
May 2018 10 Year Anniversary (screening) Guest Projects, London
May 2017 The Opposite of Now Guest Projects, London
Apr 2016 Tattoo Me R-Space Gallery, Ireland
Sep 2015 Harvest Metal, Peterborough
Jan 2014 For The Record BMAG, Birmingham
Jan 2014 Since 1843: In The Making Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham
Oct 2012 Folklore & Photography: Stone to Flickr The Towner, Eastbourne
Mar 2011 What The Folk Say Compton Verney, Warwickshire
Jul 2010 Behind the Mask New Art Gallery Walsall
May 2009 Skies Castle Art Gallery, Nottingham
Jan 2009 Photo50 London Art Fair
Dec 2008 Contemporary Portraits The Photographers' Gallery, London
Aug 2008 To Travel, To Wish, To Dream Tatton Park Biennial, Cheshire
Apr 2008 Characters: People Behind the Portraits The Atkinson Art Gallery, Liverpool
May 2007 Haus_guests International Vivid, Birmingham
Jul 2006 Repatriating The Ark Museum of Garden History, London
May 2006 8th International Hellenic Festival Athens, Greece
Jan 2006 Fictions Abound Ffotogallery, Cardiff
Selected Residencies
June 2020 Covid-19 Stay At Home residency The New Art Gallery Walsall
2018-2019 Art & Language research residency Coventry Biennial
2016-2017 Artist in residence University of Birmingham
2015 Ironbridge Gorge artist in residence Meadow Arts
2012-2014 Benjamin Stone artist in residence Library of Birmingham
2010-2011 Artist in residence Rugby Art Gallery
Sep 2007 Artist in residence Bedford Creative Arts
May 2007 Research residency Castle Trebesice/Futura, Czech Republic
Sep 2006 Artist in residence The New Art Gallery Walsall
Selected Talks & Lectures
Jul 2022 Near Belonging public practical talk Heritage & Culture Warwickshire
Jul 2022 We Bear zoom panel discussion Prison Creative Arts Project (Michigan University)
Jun 2022 Chair for zoom discussion: Art, Motherhood & Lockdown The New Art Gallery Walsall
Mar 2021 Zoom lecture and tutorials (Socially engaged photography) Coventry University
Nov 2019 Visiting Lecturer (Fine Art) Nottingham Trent University
Nov 2019 Public Talk for Artist Rooms: Diane Arbus Leamington Spa Art Gallery
Oct 2018 Professional Development Lecture BCU, Birmingham
Jul 2018 National Trust Artist's Talk Newcastle Gateshead
Apr 2018 NAWM Accelerator Talk Herbert Art Gallery
Sep 2017 IRiS International Conference University of Birmingham
May 2017 20x20 Artists' Talks The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Mar 2017 New Networks: New Normal A.P.T Gallery, London
Mar 2017 Awkward Bastards II DASH, mac & LADA
Mar 2017 Visiting Lecturer University of Worcester
Mar 2017 The Garage Lectures Meadow Arts
Oct 2015 Shifting Worlds Symposium Ironbridge Gorge Museums
Jun 2015 Artist's Talk Compton Verney, Warwickshire
Jan 2015 State of Photography Symposium Grain, Library of Birmingham
Apr 2013 'Residency Mania' ESP Talk Eastside Projects, Birmingham
Feb 2011 Visiting Tutor (MA Fine Art) BCU, Birmingham
Jan 2008 Visiting Tutor (Fine Art Photography) Northampton University
Mar 2007 Visiting Tutor (BA Visual Arts) Bournville Centre for Visual Arts, BCU
Jan 2007 Visiting Tutor (MA Fine Art) BCU, Birmingham
Nov 2006 Visiting Lecturer (Photography / Fine Art) Derby University
Mar 2006 Talk in Fictions Abound conference Chapter Arts, Cardiff
Qualifications / Courses
2016-2017 Syllabus II Wysing Arts, Eastside Projects, New Contemporaries, S1 Artspace, Spike Island, Studio Voltaire
2004-2005 MA Fine Art - Distinction Institute of Art & Design, BCU, Birmingham
1995-1998 BA Fine Art - First Class Hons Nottingham Trent University