Biography

Born in London.

Early talent for drawing. Regular visits to Richard William's Animation Studios where cartoons filmed. Featured in BBC's 'Bob Godfrey's Do-It-Yourself Film Animation Show'.

Growing interest in music composition in early teens. Went to Cambridge University and read Music and English. Postgraduate studies at Royal College of Music, at IRCAM in Paris, and at Banff Centre School of Fine Arts.

Took watercolour classes initially to help with illustrating children's books. Studied watercolour at Morley College with Sarah Christian from 2007 to 2011. Then studied portrait painting with Douglas Druce, and life painting and still life/mixed media with Denzil Forrester from 2012 to 2016.

Joined Brent Artists' Resource (BAR) in 2010.

Solo exhibition 'Aqua-Reale' (with Morna Hinton and Jane Pickersgill) at the Jeannie Avent Gallery, East Dulwich, July 2013.

Group exhibitions include 'Made in Morley' (biennial) 2008 & 2010; BAR winter and spring exhibitions; The Wise Owl Venue opening at Queen's Parade, NW2 (2012); 'Regeneration' (2013); The Rootstein Hopkins Drawing Exhibition (2013); 'A Year in Abstract' and 'Crazy Skaters' at the Food for Thought cafĂ© (2014 and 2015 respectively); 'Pure Painting', 'Black & White', and 'Figure and Portrait' at BAR (June, July and September 2015 respectively); 'Made 2016' at Morley Gallery; 'Life Line', Morley (June 2016)

Joined the Espacio Gallery, London E2, in 2017.

Prices and commissions available on request.

Exhibition poster for Figure & Portrait at Brent Artists Resource: