Artist Biography

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 Holiday, 1955 (detail)Platform 12 Mural  





2005 ctlad, Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Learning in Art & Design, University of the Arts, London


1988 M.A. Fine Art, Goldsmiths College


1984 Byam Shaw  Diploma, London Diploma in Art & Design (Distinction)


1981 Foundation, John Cass School of Art





2011 Ansoar Fornas, Galicia


1999 Cardinal Pole School, Picasso, Guernica & the Stephen Lawrence Case


1997 Bethnal Green College of Technology, Grafton Road Primary School, Holloway, Wall Mosaics 


1989 Moscow Artists Union, House of Creativity, Chelyuskinskaya, Russia





Victoria & Albert Museum


London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham


Warner Brothers


Sunshine International Art Museum, Songzhuang, Beijing, China


KUNST-ARCHIV Peter Kerschgens, Cologne, Germany


Gallery Ansoar Fornas, Galicia, Spain


Private collections in the UK, USA, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand





1989 Kingsgate Trust Award


1988 British Council and foreign office travel award


1982 Peta Katzenellenbogen Prize





 2007 - 13 Course Director HNC Fine Art, Kensington & Chelsea College 


 1988 - 2007 WAES, CSM, Byam Shaw, UEL, KIAD, Chelsea, V&A, Barbican, PM Gallery,


Camden Arts Centre, Acava, National Artists Assoc., Landscape & Art Network,


 Bart’s hospital, various schools and colleges



Commissions and Public Art


2000 Platform 12 Mural, Kings Cross (100ft. x 4 ft digital print)


1998 The Harley Show, (wall painting), Barbican Art Gallery 


1997 Portraits -Sammy Cahn, Vivian Ellis, David Heneker, Chappell Music/Warner Brothers 


 Holloway Nursery, murals  


1996 Wall Paintings for Diaghelev/Ballet Russe exhibition, Barbican Art Gallery


1995 Woods Alley Mosaic, Whitechapel


1994 Cable Street Mural, London E1. Restoration


1993 King Street Mural, Ashcroft Square Estate, Hammersmith     


1992 Golbourne Youth Development Unit, N. Kensington, Murals;


 Wedgewood School, Hammersmith, ‘Self-shadow sun dial’ with Tam Giles


 1991 Shaftesbury Mosaic, Hammersmith 


 Horder Road Nursery School, Fulham 


 1989 Shepherds Bush Green Mosaic with G Calvert



 Exhibition Design and Installation


 1985- 2000      World Press Photo (Athens, Museum of Film and photography, Bradford, Festival Hall, London);


 Barbican Art Gallery, Riverside Artists Group, Women Artists Slide Library, Public Art Forum, Watermans Arts Centre,


 Saatchi Gallery, A.T.Kearney Ltd, Cambridge Darkroom, WAES, Pitshanger  Manor, various galleries and individuals



Community Arts


1975 -81 Yaa Asantewa Arts Centre (formerly The Factory), W9


Walworth & Aylesbury Community Arts Trust, SE17 


Paddington Printshop (now London Print Workshop), W9


1969-73 Trombone Noir: happenings, film, performance. Sheffield, Brussels




2005 Selector: Hugh Casson Drawing Prize, Royal Academy Summer Show


2001-2005 Trustee, Kingsgate Studios


1984 Tony Bevan, catalogue entry, Sydney Biennale