b. Sheffield, England, 1989. Lives and works between Chicago, IL and Glasgow, Scotland.
E D U C A T I O N
2016 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, MFA Printmedia
2012 Glasgow School of Art, BA (Hons) Painting and Printmaking
2009 Manchester Metropolitan University, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design
U P C O M I N G P R O J E C T S
Façades, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL, October 2017.
Group exhibition (title TBC), Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL, December 2017. Curated by Ariel Gentalen for HATCH Projects.
S O L O E X H I B I T I O N S
Marking Place, DEMO Project, Springfield, IL, 2017.
G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N S
Luminarts Visual Arts Exhibition, Union League Club of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2017.
Standards Variance, Public Access, Chicago, IL, 2017.
Take Me 2 Your Dealer, 66 Clincart Road, Glasgow, UK, 2017. Part of Glasgow Open House Festival.
this land is your land, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2017. HATCH projects exhibition, curated by Ariel Gentalen. Three person show with Azadeh Gholizadeh and Verónica Casado Hernández.
Semblance of Order, Uri-Eichen Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2017. Three person show with Michael Rado and Louis Kishfy.
Common Objects, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL, 2017.
More Strange Than True, curated by Fieldwork Collaborative Projects. Pulaski Park Fieldhouse, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Y, curated by Edra Soto for School of the Art Institute of Chicago. EXPO Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Emerging Illinois Artists, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL, 2016.
SAIC MFA Thesis Show, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense, LeRoy Neiman Center Gallery, Chicago, IL, 2016. Three person show with Michael Rado and Louis Kishfy.
At the Headwaters, Marshall J. Gardner Center for the Arts, Gary, IN, 2015.
2|1|4|1 Members Show, The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow, UK, 2014.
Draw In, St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Vision and Values, Transmission, Glasgow, UK, 2014.
Slippage, Bemerton Studios, London, UK, 2014.
Christmas Members Show, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Black Cube Collective Annual Show, Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh, UK, 2013.
2|1|4|1 Members Show, SWG3 Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Hot Air: Drawing and the Spoken Word, Studio 41 Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Juried Exhibition, The Harley Gallery, Worksop, UK, 2013.
New Firm, Candid Arts Trust, London, UK, 2012.
New Generation, Compass Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
GSA Degree Show, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
On the Stage of the Present, The Arches, Glasgow, UK, 2012.
Versatile Beings, Arts Complex, Edinburgh, UK, 2011.
Polarized, GSA Barnes Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
A Year Later I Was Still Working in Monochrome, The Vic Gallery, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
24 Dunearn Street, 24 Dunearn Street, Glasgow, UK, 2010.
R E S I D E N C I E S
The "Toolbox" Project, Studio Pavilion at House for an Art Lover, Glasgow, UK, July 2017. With Fraser Taylor and The Seldoms.
HATCH Projects Artist Resident, Chicago Artists Coalition, 2016-2017.
A W A R D S & S C H O L A R S H I P S
Luminarts Visual Art Fellowship, Luminarts Cultural Foundation, 2017.
Field Trip / Field Notes / Field Guide Fellowship, UChicago Arts, Science and Culture Initiative, 2016-2017.
EAGER Grant, The Earl and Brenda Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration, 2015 - 2016.
New Artist Society Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 2014-2016.
Fulbright Postgraduate Student Award (shortlisted), 2014.
C O L L E C T I O N S
Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection, Chicago, IL.
British Airways, UK.
P R E S S / M E D I A
South Side Galleries, South Side Weekly Arts Issue 2017, March 2017.Crossing Grounds: Between Private and Public Space, Melanie Teresa Bohrer, Sixty Inches From Center, February 2017.
Art Openings Last Week Highlight Variety of Talent, Scott Faingold, Illinois Times, February 2017.
More Strange Than True: Pulaski Park exhibit puts the urban park in and out of context, Philip Berger, New City, October 2016.
SAIC Printmedia MFA Catalogue, 2016.
Getting off at SAIC’s MFA Show, Brad Fiore, VAM Studio / Palliate, May 2016.
EAGER Grant Winners: Topographies of Defense, Amie Soudien, SAIC Grad Journal, December 2015.
Collective: 2|1|4|1, Central Station, December 2014.
Out and About: Artist Collective 2|1|4|1’s Annual Members’ Show, Last Year’s Girl, December 2014.
Inside the Open Studio, Pablo Lopez, Fnewsmagazine, November 2014.
A Guide to Scotland's Grassroots Visual Art Groups in 2014, Rachel Cloughton, The List, September 2014.
Guide to Printmaking, Rosie Roberts, Make Works, July 2014.
2|1|4|1: Safety in Numbers, Emma Ewan, The Skinny, August 2013.
Breaking Down the Barriers, Glasgow Herald, August 2013.
Glasgow School of Art Degree Show: A Selection of Artists on Display, Yellerzine, June 2012.
The Shining Lights of 2012, Teddy Jaimeson, Herald Scotland, June 2012.
GSA Degree Show 2012: The universe squeezed into one ball, Jac Mantle, The Skinny, June 2012.
State of the Art: Versatile Beings, Mark Harding, The Shimmy Skinny, August 2011.
T A L K S & E V E N T S
More Strange Than True (children's workshop), Pulaski Park Field House, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense (panel discussion), LeRoy Neiman Center, Chicago, IL, 2016.
Topographies of Defense (informal discussion), Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL, 2015.
Printmedia Noontime Lecture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2015.
Artist Talk, Cyprus College of Art, Lemba, Cyprus, 2014.
Draw In (Artists in Conversation), St. Margaret’s House, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Artists' Survival Guide, panel discussion representing 2|1|4|1, Hidden Door Festival, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
Life After Art School, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, UK, 2014.
2|1|4|1 In Conversation with Craig Mulholland, The Poetry Club, Glasgow, 2013.
Rhizomatic Writing workshop, GENERATORprojects, Dundee, 2013.
Self-publishing workshop, Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, UK, 2013.
Artist Talk, King Edward VII School, Sheffield, UK, 2012.