Born 1946 England
Education: Portsmouth School of Art
St. Martin’s School of Art: BA Hons. (Sculpture)
1965 to 1985 Studio assistant to Anthony Caro – initially full time, then part time, then specific commissioned
1975 – 76 Tutor/Technician, Dept. Environmental Media, Royal College of Art, London
1981 – 84 Commissioned work for Caro including the construction of his ‘Child’s Tower’ for the Arts
Council touring exhibition, ‘Four Rooms’.
1994 – 2007 Established contemporary furniture design and make practice.
1988 – 94 Principal Design Tutor, Parnham College, Dorset.
1995 to 2003 Visiting Lecturer/Tutor/ facilitator/Workshop Leader at different UK higher education institutions,
including John Moore’s University, University of Central Lancashire, Rycotewood College,
University of Plymouth and others.
1999 Shortlisted, Jerwood Prize for Applied Art.
2001 ongoing Individually designed and make small buildings, with local materials and a sustainable ethos.
2006 ‘WHOLE LIFE COST’, Arts Council supported, major solo National touring exhibition.
2009 RETURN TO SCULPTURE
2011 ‘From Floor to Sky’, new sculpture at P3 Gallery, University of Westminster, London.
2012 Selected, Wells Art Contemporary. Selected Royal West of England Academy 160th Autumn
2013 BU Art Loan Collection and Atrium Gallery, ‘The Art of making’. Project: The Journey: Exploring
the Nature of Mending, Walford Mill Crafts.