Born 1961 in Corbridge, Northumberland.

Moved to the Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides in 1993



1979-1980     Foundation Course, Central School of Art & Design,  London.

1981-1984     BA (Hons) Fine Art, University of London, Goldsmiths College.



1984-1985     Artist in Residence, Bedlington, Northumberland.

2013.              Creative Scotland Award to work in Akureyri, Iceland



1985               Camois Gallery,  Morpeth,  Northumberland.

1985               Mid-Nothumberland Traveling exhibition.

1985               Queens Hall Arts Centre,  Hexham,  Northumberland.

1985               Washington Arts Centre, Tyne & Wear.

1986               Bondgate Gallery,  Alnwick.

1998               Woodbine Cottage Gallery, Spalding, Lincolnshire.

2000-2013     Morven Gallery, Isle of Lewis

2011               ‘Sea Road’ The Airt Gallery, Aberdeen

2015               'Northern Exposure' Doubtfire Gallery, Edinburgh



1983, 1984    Stowells Trophey, Royal Academy, London

1984               Tom Allen Centre, Stratford, London

1984               Christie’s Inaugral, London

1995               Ramsgate Library Gallery, Ramsgate, Kent.

1996               Island Artists exhibition, Crawford Arts Centre, St Andrews.

1996               The Leith Gallery, Edinburgh.

1996-1998     The Clayton Gallery, Jesmond, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

1996               Frames Gallery, Perth.

1997               The Journal Art Competition, University Gallery,  Newcastle.

1998               Bircham Contempory Arts, Norfolk.

2000               Bluebell Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

2000, 2001    Nexus Galleries, Edinburgh.

2000, 2002    Field Dalling Gallery, Norfolk.

2000, 2001    Riverside Gallery, Stonehaven.

2001               Nancy Poole’s Studio Gallery, Toronto

2002               Rowan Gallery, Drymen

2002, 2005    Castle Gallery, Inverness

2003, 2008    Affordable Arts Fair, London

2003               Glasgow Arts Fair

2006               Strathearn Gallery, Crieff

2007, 2008    Woodbine Contemporary Arts, Lincolnshire.

2007, 2008    Affordable Arts Fair, Bristol

2007               Edinburgh Arts Fair

2008, 2009    Strathearn Gallery, Crieff

2008               Tore Art Gallery, Black Isle

2010               Glasgow Arts Fair

1994-2014     Morven Gallery, Barvas

2010-2013     The Airt Gallery, Aberdeen

2010               West Coast and the Outer Hebrides, Strathearn Gallery

2010               Four Gallery Artists, The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen

2011-2012     Hebrides Art, Seilibost, Harris

2011               Greens and Blues Gallery, North Berwick

2012               Galleri Frøya, Kalvåg, Norway

2012               Three Points of View, Strathearn Gallery, Crieff

2013, 2014    Lime Tree Gallery, Fort William

2013               Edinburgh Arts Fair

2014               ‘Land and a Cow’, Doubtfire Gallery, Edinburgh

2014               Winter group exhibition, Doubtfire Gallery, Edinburgh

2015               Strathearn Gallery, Crieff.