I am a freelance artist who has been commissioned by and/or worked for organisations including Studio Morison, British Museum, Coventry City Council, Coventry University, University of Warwick, Goldsmiths University, Coventry UK City of Culture, Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Art, Theatre Absolute, The Pod, and Photo Miners.

I am a mother of one, and often work from my studio at Coventry Artspace, Eaton House, Coventry. I am currently available to take on a range of arts/photography based commissions and part-time contracts.


Education
06/16 - BA (Hons) First Class in Photography, Coventry University.



Residencies
03/22 - 05/22 - Collaborative residency with Paul Daly at Talking Birds.
07/21 - 09/21 - Artist in residence for Small Bells Ring, Studio Morison.
03/19 - 03/20 - Internship at Print Manufactory, Coventry.
09/15 - 09/16 - Artist in residence at The Pod, Coventry.


Awards, Competitions, Collections
03/21 - Part of Twenty Twenty Collection at The New Art Gallery Walsall.
12/20 - Shortlisted for A Confined Urban Vision short film competition, Bologna, Italy.
12/15 - Shortlisted for Bar Tur Photobook Award, The Photographer's Gallery, London.


Exhibitions & Screenings & Panels

Upcoming-
20/06/22 - Art, Motherhood and Lockdown, online, The New Art Gallery Walsall.
22/06/22 - Untethered Fairytale screening, Small Bells Ring + Super Slow Way, Canal View Cafe, Rishton.
23/06/22 - Untethered Fairytale screening, The Magic Cinema, Artefact, Birmingham.

Current-
14/01/22 - 28/08/22: Twenty Twenty Collection, New Art Gallery Walsall.
12/20 - Reality Check short film festival, Hundred Heroines, London.
Ongoing: Walk With Us: Cat Stickers - various Coventry city centre windows, Coventry Biennial.

Past-
16/06/22: Coventry Candid, LTB Showrooms.
15/06/22: Alterstories from the Soil: Exploring Ecological Un/Belongings, Warwick University, Coventry.
03/22: International Women's Day 2022 screening at Fargo Village, Coventry.
02/22: Walkspace Short Film Night, Artefact, Birmingham.
02/22: Postcards from Great Britain, Art at the ARB, Cambridge University.
02/22: On Paper, Paper Gallery, Manchester.
04/12/21: Listening Space at Primary, Nottingham.
10/21: Sampling sounds of the future, Commonground, Fargo.
06/21 - 09/21: 13 Prints 36x24 at Commonground, Fargo, Coventry.
08/21 - 13 Films Aspect Analogue, group screening at Commonground, Coventry
03/21 - If Not Now, When? Spilt Milk Gallery online show.
02/21 - Artist-Parent Pandemic Video, CCA Annual Conference, New York USA.
12/20 - A Confined Urban Vision short film competition, Bologna, Italy.
11/20 - Various prints, Print Manufactory retail space, Coventry.
09/20 - Home-Works Spilt Milk Members Show 2020, online exhibition, Edinburgh.
02/20 - Coventry Open 2020 at The Herbert, Coventry.
03/20 - Postcards From Great Britain, Hotel Lion d’Or, Haarlem.
01/20 - (Un)framing our Identities group show at C-View, Doncaster.
01/20 - Rugby Open 2019 at Rugby Art Gallery, Warwickshire.
12/19 - Secret Knock 1st Year Exhibition at Class Room, Coventry.
11/19 - PMF Intern Exhibition at Draper's Bar & Kitchen, Coventry.
10/19 - Coventry Biennial - The Twin at The Herbert, Coventry.
10/19 - (Un)framing our Identities group show, HIVE, Blackpool.
09/19 - Re: Birth, Spilt Milk group show, Edinburgh.
05/19 - (Un)framing our Identities group show, The RPS 100 Heroines, Photo London.
04/19 - Open Projections: Digital Exhibition, group screening at Coventry Cathedral.
02/19 - Lahad Multimedia Event, group show at Draper's, Coventry.
12/18 - Coventry Open 2018, group show at The Herbert, Coventry.
11/18 - Thirteen Prints 6x4 meets Cat and Pigeon, performance at Class Room, Coventry.
11/18 - Thirteen Prints 6x4, solo show at Class Room, Coventry.
07/18 - Girl in the Armchair, film night at The Tin Music & Arts, Coventry.
06/18 - Art and Diversity, group show at Backhaus&Co, Coventry.
08/16 - WEEDS and DUST, group show at Glass Box Gallery, Coventry.
06/16 - Europa at Transition Gallery, London.
06/16 - Free Range at Old Truman Brewery, London.
06/16 - Indiana Vision Presents at The Mockingbird Theatre, Birmingham.
05/16 - Coventry University Degree Show at The Box, Fargo Village, Coventry.
05/16 - Spon End Stories at Broomfield Tav, Albany Theatre & City Arcadia, Coventry.
04/16 - Earlsdon Art Trail at The Carpet Store, Coventry. (video interview)
03/16 - END||BEGIN at City Arcade, Coventry.
03/16 - Documentary as Art, publication launch and Q&A at The Pod, Coventry.
02/16 - Lost in Music at Theprintspace, London.
04/13 - Airmail at the Museum of Fine Arts in Volgograd, Russia.
03/13 - Living Quarters, collaboration with Martin Green at The Pod, Coventry.
02/13 - Of The Afternoon at Underground Gallery, London.
11/12 - FRAME_birmingham at Gorgeous Hair, Birmingham.
07/12 - Solo show at Browns Café Bar, Coventry.
03/12 - Picbod at Artspace Basement, Coventry.
12/11 - Here We Are at The Coldharbour Gallery, London.


Published in Print
05/22 - Flightpath published by No Go Press.
03/22 - Postcards From Great Britain Catalogue published by Shutter Hub.
11/21 - To Coventry by Sun: poems from twin cities published by Nine Arches Press.
12/20 - Urban Sensographies published by Routledge.
02/20 - Mothers Who Make Coventry Zine Edition 1
02/20 - Girl Online, issue no. 1 by Gertrude
02/20 - Pinocchio's Got Nothing On You zine by Broken Grey Wires.
01/20 - Sensing The City: An Urban Room exhibition catalogue.
11/19 - Spilt Milk 2020 Wall Calendar.
10/19 - Secret Knock Zine #4.
03/16 - InZine #5.
02/13 - Of The Afternoon Issue #2.
07/11 - Pistol & Fur Collective P&F 01 50 hand-made book.
05/11 - Timeshow Magazine n°1 and n°2.
03/11 - BATS no.8 and no.9.
07/10 - Télégramme Magazine Issue 2 and Issue 6.
06/10 - Poncz Magazine Issue 2.


Published Online
08/21 - Small Folk Found Sounds, First Meet Up, audio project for Warwick University.
06/21 - Lampedusa Cross photography for British Museum.
03/21 - underGROWTH storybank writing commission.
06/20 - The Garden Zine by Alix Villanueva and The Pod, Coventry.
06/20 - Maternal Art blog.
04/20 - Stay Home Zine by Secret Knock
03/13 - Waterfall.
01/12 - 27 Kodak Moments.
01/12 - We Are Young, Fat And Lazy.
05/10 - Guardian Camera Club portfolio review.


Articles
03/21: New Art Gallery Walsall acquires works for Twenty Twenty Collection
02/21: MOTHERS WHO MAKE X HYPER-POSSIBLE
07/20: Saturday Shout Out – Coventry Digital
01/20: “Something is happening and building”: Coventry Biennial by Valerie Zwart
11/19: WALK WITH US: HEALTH & WELLBEING WANDER
10/19: Coventry artist found inspiration at The Herbert


Review Work
02/13 - Juergen Teller: Woo! at The ICA, London.
07/12 - Robert Holyhead: Paintings and Works on Paper at PEER Gallery, London.
04/12 - LuckyPDF: School of Global Art at Fierce Festival, Birmingham.
02/12 - Clarke Gallery: The Mobility Project at The Meter Room, Coventry.
02/12 - Torsten Lauschmann: Before The Revolution at Grand Union, Birmingham.
03/11 - Hannah Starkey: Twenty-Nine Pictures at Mead Gallery, Coventry.