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09.2007 – 06.2009
Master of Fine Art, Edinburgh College of Art
Master Class Course, Northlands Creative Glass, Lybster
10.2004 – 06.2007
BA (HONS) First Class in Glass and Architectural Glass, Edinburgh College of Art, Design and Applied Arts
09.2003 – 06.2004
BTEC (Art and Design) Distinction in Foundation Studies, Edinburgh’s Telford College, EDEXCEL


07 – 09.2016
Elemental, North Lands Creative Glass, Lybster, Coburg House Art Gallery, Edinburgh
29.08 – 10.09.2015
Inside out, Coburg House Art Gallery, Edinburgh
17.09 – 21.09.2010
OPOU GIS AND PATRIS, Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh
22.07 – 25.07.2010
Free and Reactive Edinburgh Arts Kollective, TAA, Big Red Door, Edinburgh
07.05 – 09.05.2010
6th International Festival of digital arts and new media, Technopolis, Athens
Esploratori della Bellezza, Fondazione Arnaldo Pomodoro, BMW event, Milan, Italy
04.02 – 07.02.2010
Kinetica Art Fair, interactive art, London
01.11 – 07.11.09
Homecoming Shine 2009, group exhibition, Girvan, Carrick
21.08 – 29.08.09
Hot Box, sculpture, group exhibition, Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse
03.06 – 13.06.09
Masters of Fine Art Degree Show, Edinburgh College of Art
14.05 – 24.05.09
Passing Through, interactive art & sculpture, group exhibition, James Taylor Gallery, London
24.04 – 26.04.09
Inter-Act, interactive art, group exhibition, Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse
1.04 – 04.04.09
Maquette, sculpture, group exhibition at the Te Pooka, Edinburgh
27.02 -08.03.09
Third Wheel, sculpture, group exhibition, Embassy Gallery, Art’s Complex, St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh
Art n’Action, group exhibition, Alloa Town Hall
1.08 – 13.08.08
Big Case, sculpture, group exhibition, Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse
25.08 – 06.09.07
28th Scottish Glass Society Annual Exhibition, The Lillie Art Gallery, Milngavie, Glasgow
14.06 – 05.06.07
Centenary Degree Show, Edinburgh College of Art
Public Exhibition at Edinburgh International Festival Venue Edinburgh College of Art

Art Projects

06.08 – 10.09.2010
Dumfries and Galloway
Artistic Director, Eden Festival
Responsible for the artistic design and the visual aspect of the festival and for the creation
and installation of decorations
14.07 – 16.07.2010
Collective Gallery
Volunteer for the preparation of the Calton Hill observatory for the exhibition “Staged” with Kim Coleman and Jenny Hogarth
03.03 – 26.04.2010
Lawefield Primary School
Working with young students to create lanterns for the Lightshow at Dalkeith Art Centre
Art workshop, Montessori Nursery School Working with young children to create willow lanterns
22.09 – 07.11.09
Artist in Residence. Carrick Rural Arts Group, Carrick Festival of Light, Girvan. Responsible for delivering willow workshops in numerous primary schools in Carrick towards the realisation of Festival of Light 2009. Collaborating with fellow artists and project staff to create twelve light installations within local premises in the town of Girvan for the exhibition ‘Homecoming Shine 2009’
20.08 – 08.09.09
Dumfries and Galloway
Production manager, artistic director, Eden Festival, Timelord Productions ltd. Coordinating and managing 160 members of staff, for the production and decoration of the festival. Liaising with official bodies, Police, health and safety officers, fire rescue, local council and forestry commission, for the smooth operation of the festival
21.08 – 29.08.09
Initiator, co-organiser and co-curator of group exhibition, Hot Box, Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse.
09 – 30.07.09
Adobe Photoshop Tutor, MYPAS (Midlothian Young Persons Advice Service) Dalkeith. Teaching Adobe Photoshop to S6 students for the design and production of promotion leaflet for M.Y.P.A.S.
24.06 – 25.06.09
Art workshop, Arts Week, Penicuik High School Workshop with S2 students for the production of sculpture.
24.04- 26.04.09
Organiser and curator of interactive art exhibition Interact at Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse
13.02 – 20.03.09
Adobe Photoshop Tutor, P.A.V.E. (Programme for Alternative Vocational Education), Teaching Adobe Photoshop software to S5/S6 students for the design and production of posters and leaflets related to alcohol education
5.11.08 – 12.12.08
Art workshop, Woodburn Primary School, Dalkeith Working with P7 students for the creation of willow lanterns for the Christmas Lights On in Dalkeith
01.08 – 13.08.08
Initiator, co-organiser and co-curator of group exhibition Big Case, at Edinburgh Lauriston Castle Glasshouse
4.08.08 – 17.08.08
Art workshop, Newbattle High School Working with P7 students for the creation of sculpture, Dalkeith
23.07 – 29.07.07
Dumfries and Galloway
Artistic director for the Eden stage, Wickerman Festival. Commissioned for a glass installation


Award for most innovative work at exhibition ‘Inside out’
Recipient of funding from the Arts Trust Scotland
Winner of design competition for Employability & Enterprise Service website logo, Edinburgh College of Art
Recipient of the Friends of North Lands Student Scholarship Fund
Recipient of funding from Hope Scott Trust
Recipient of scholarship from Edinburgh College of Art
Scottish Glass Society, Prize for the best work in the third year Glass exhibition


08.2009 Issue 636
The List, Box of delights,
Spring 2006
Scottish Glass Society Newsletter