education
1990-93
Visual & Performing Arts (Music), University of Brighton
1996-98
MFA Glasgow School of Art
1997
Exchange to Maumaus School of Fine Art, Lisboa, Portugal
projects
Current- Curator and Founder, Art Walk Porty
2017 March-June- Curator and producer of 'Inside Lane' Lenzie, involving 5 artists creating temporary installations around Lenzie, supported by Sustrans Scotland and East Dunbartonshire Council (culminating in public art commissions 2018/19)

June- Travel Bursary from a-n Artist Information to visit Documenta, Kassel, Germany

September- Curator 'EdgeLands' project, Art Walk Porty 2017 supported by Awards for All Scotland and Hope Scott Trust.

September- Site specific two-part installation: 'Verges | Walking Cities Edges' with accompanying booklet. Telephone kiosk Bellfield Street and Seafield Promenade, Edinburgh
2016 Site specific installation "Sea Roads", Pipe Street groyne, Portobello Beach, Edinburgh
2015 Setting up of Art Walk Porty, arts festival, Edinburgh
Site specific installation "Oh what a thrill it be to walk out over the sea", at site of old pier, Portobello Beach, Edinburgh
2014 'Growings' shed installation, West Mains Allotments Open Day, Edinburgh
2012-ongoing ‘Re-placed’ a series of found objects, reworked and returned to Portobello Beach
2010
Crockery’ in collaboration with photographer bill millett, findhorn
2007
‘Broken Threads’ Edinburgh Festival Exhibition exploring the recycled in modern millinery making with accompanying booklet ‘unmade’ detailing the making process.
Fabhatrix, Edinburgh
2006
‘Origin’ The London Craft Fair, Somerset House, London
1999 Leading of performance project with Maumaus School of Fine Art, Lisboa culminating in video work at Troia Portugal
1998 ‘MFA Show’ Tramway Glasgow
1998 ‘Freguesia’, installation in Travel Agency as part of site specific group project curated by Jurgen Bock, Lisboa
1998 'Soap', intervention, Public Washrooms, Villasol, Spain
1997 + 2007 ‘The Left Object’ Site specific work, Hut River Tejo, Lisboa
1997 ‘In front of Portuguese Parliament’, Sound piece, 156 Rua Sao Bento, Lisboa
1997 ‘Phone 0131 558 3035’ placed in telephone booths, central Lisboa
1996 ‘Camber’ 11 Claremont Crescent, Edinburgh - curation of group show
1995 ‘Site & Sound’ group show, sites around Sheffield, organised by Site Gallery
1994 ‘Sentences’ installation in disused shop, 88 Marylebone High St London
1994 'Movement 1-4' performance, Lewis Museum, Blackburn
   
awards  
2018 Bandstand Project - Funding to curate and produce project supported by The Edinburgh Military Tattoo and City of Edinburgh Council
2017 Travel Bursary  from a-n Artist Information Co to visit art festivals : Documenta Kassel and Munster Skulptur Projekte, Germany
2016 ScotRail Arts & Culture Fund to curate Art Rail project commissioning 4 artists for 'Journey Lines'
2006 Scottish Arts Council professional development grant towards researching millinery practice in Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan
2006 Scottish Arts Council assistance grant towards 'Origin' Exhibition London
1999 Scottish Arts Council small assistance grant towards performance project Maumaus Lisbon resulting in site specific project at Troia, Portugal
other  
2015 Founded Art Walk Porty, setting up as community interest company in 2016.
2009, 2011, 2012 Organiser of street markets for Scotland artists and makers, Grassmarket, Edinburgh
2008-16 Art direction/designer for artist open studio events across central Scotland
2004-07 Events Co-ordinator & Designer, Indian Music & Dance Collective, Edinburgh
2002-ongoing Freelance designer for artists www.platformdesigns.co.uk