2014 -2019 Curator of the New English Education Programme
2004 Elected member of NEAC
​1996-11 Senior Lecturer: Visual Studies, London College of Fashion, University of the Arts
1992-95 Post Graduate Diploma in Painting, Royal Academy Schools London
1997-80 BA Hons, Fine Art, Sunderland Polytechnic



2014 Odgers Berndtson purchase prize Curwen Gallery.
2013 David Messum Prize, New English Open
2013 Doreen Mcintosh Prize, New English Open.
1995 Royal Academy Schools, Travel Award to visit Mexico
1990 Northern Arts Travel Award to attend FIFA World Cup, Italy.
1987/88 Northern Arts Bursary



2016 Lynn Painter-Stainers Prize
2015 RA Summer Show
2014 Curwen Gallery Painting Prize
2013 RA Summer Show
2013 The Art Movement, Panter & Hall, Pall Mall London.
2013 The Perfect Nude, Wimbledon School of Art & Phoenix Gallery, Exeter 
2010 The Art of the Flaneur, Russell Gallery
2010 Dangerous Corners, JHW Fine Art, Cork St, London