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Group Exhibitions and Competitions

2023

The Royal Institute of Oil Painters’ annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

Kingston Artists Open Studios, Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames

Shortlisted for the biennial Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize, online exhibition 

Winner of the Cass Art Award at The Society of Women Artist’s annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 

Pre-selected for The Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition

2022

Pre-selected for The Royal Institute for Oil Painters’ annual exhibition

The Society of Women Artists annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

Kingston Artists Open Studios, Rose Theatre, Kingston-upon-Thames

Portrait Artist of the Year – The Exhibition, Compton Verney Art Gallery, Warwickshire.

Pre-selected for The Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition

The Transience of Beauty, The Gallery, Holt, Norfolk.

2021

Highly commended, Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize 2021, online exhibition.

Longlisted, Jackson’s Open Painting Prize, online exhibition.

2020

Finalist, Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year, Series 7.

Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London.

2019

Selected for Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year (unable to attend).

Royal Society of Portrait Painters annual exhibition, Mall Galleries, London.

 

Publications/press

2023

The Artist Magazine, Learning to Look Part 1, June 2023 edition.

2022

The Artist Magazine, Make a New Start, January 2022 edition.

The Artist Magazine, Raising Your Profile, February 2022 edition.

The Artist Magazine, Develop a Professional mindset, March 2022 edition.

The Artist Magazine, Revealing Emotions, July 2022 edition, published May 2022.

2021

Good Housekeeping Magazine, If Not Now, then When, June 2021 edition.

Surrey Life Magazine, Face Time, May 2021 edition.

Cass Art, Interview with Sky Portrait Artist of the Year heat winners & finalists.

2020

Work selected for Portraits for NHS Heroes book, a record of the NHS during the pandemic, instigated by Tom Croft, published by Bloomsbury.

 

Notable commissions and sitters

2022

Richard Biggs, Rhodes Scholar, MA BSc, retiring Headmaster of King’s College, Taunton – commissioned by Kings College School for their collection.

Self-portrait, commissioned by The Artist Magazine for their July 2022 edition.

2020

Eddie Izzard. Writer, comedian, actor. Sitter for the final of Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year.

Bernardine Evaristo. Booker Prize Winner. Sitter for the Semi-Final of Portrait Artist of the Year.

Melanie Sykes. Model, presenter, editor. Sitter for Heats of Portrait Artist of the Year.