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Education

1995 - 1997 Royal College of Art : MA Goldsmithing, Silversmithing, Metalwork and Jewellery

1990 - 1993 University of Central England : BA [hons] Silversmithing and Jewellery

Selected exhibitions

2015 Craft Samples : Personal Space Project, Canberra, Australia

2015 Fictional Final Goal : Marsden Woo Gallery, London

2013 Transplantation : Touring Australia during 2013/2014

2012 Living Loss : Lewis Glucksman Gallery, University College Cork

2012 Beautiful Objects : Aram Gallery, London

2012 Beneath the Skin : Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands

2012 Transplantation : Touring UK during 2012/2013

2011 Memoranda : Crafts Study Centre, Farnham, UK 2011 Cast & Moulds : Aram Gallery, London

2011 Beneath the Skin : Sheffield Institute of Art and Design, UK

2011 The Modern Jewel : In time and the mind of others : mima, UK

2010 Jerwood Contemporary Makers : London/Belfast/Edinburgh

2010 Draw - turning thoughts into lines : Royal College of Art, London

2009 In their own words : Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK

2008 Nowhere Now Here : LABoral Centro de Arte, Gijon, Spain

2008 12 Cabinets : Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, UK

2007 European Jewellery : Ostfeld Art Centre, Oslo, Norway

2007 Then and Now : Barrett Marsden Gallery, London, UK

2007 Alchemy : British Council Exhibition, Toured Middle East Region

2006 Objects in Waiting : End Gallery, Sheffield Hallam University, UK

2005 Contents : Crafts Council Gallery Shop, London, UK

2005 Ceremony : The Pumphouse Gallery, London, UK

2005 New work : Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands

2004 Self : Craftspace Touring, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, UK

2004 What is Craft? : Hub, Lincolnshire, UK

2003 Treasure (with Lin Cheung) : The Pearoom Centre, Lincs, UK

2002 Commissioning and Community : Cleveland Craft Centre, UK

2001 Read Between the Lines : Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool, UK

2001 Ironic Iconic : Mid Pennine Arts, Burnley, UK

2000 Shelf Life : Two10 Gallery, The Wellcome Trust, London, UK

2000 Selected - Jewellery for 2000 : Cleveland Crafts Centre, UK

2000 Value Judgements : Northern Lights Touring Exhibition, UK

1999 Last Orders : Crafts Council Gallery Shop, London, UK

1999 Silent Scene : James Hockey Gallery, Surrey Institute, UK

1999 Decade - RCA at Villa de Bondt : Villa de Bondt, Ghent, Belgium

1999 Humour in Contemporary Art and Design : Artsway, Hampshire, UK

1999 Metalmorphosis : British Council Touring Exhibition, Hungary/Germany

1998 NO Picnic : Crafts Council, London, UK 1997 Graduate Exhibition : Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen, Netherlands

1997 Royal College of Art - School of Applied Arts : Germany

Commissions + Placements + Projects

2013-4 Ornaments & Armaments [aka FFG] : Exhibition/Publication funded by Arts Council England

2010 Museumaker Commission (with Lin Cheung) : Middlesbrough

2009-11 DWFE : Collaboration with Jimmy Loizeau and Matt Ward

2007 Alchemy Workshop : United Arab Emirates

2007 Alchemy Workshop : Yemen

2006-7 Commission : Florence Nightingale Sch. of Nursing and Midwifery

2005-7 AHRB Small Grant in Creative and Performing Arts

2004 Action-research project : Craftspace Touring, Birmingham

2004 Craftsense Commission : Bilston Craft Gallery

2002 Cleveland Craft Centre Collection Commission

2002 Jewellery Residency : Thorntree Primary School, Middlesbrough

2000 Artists’ Industry Placement : Modus Operandi 1999 Jewellery Quarter Pavement Trail : Groundwork Birmingham

Awards

2010 Jerwood Contemporary Makers

1997 Bankers’ Trust Pyramid Award

1997 Deloitte and Touche Award for Excellence

1995 Princess of Wales Award (RCA)

1995 Royal Mint Medals Prize (RCA)

1993 Victor Ludorum : British Jewellery Association

1993 Miss Emma Jesse Phipps Bequest (UCE)

1993 George Jackson Scholarship (UCE)

Conferences + Seminars + Talks

2013 Sheffield Hallam University : Gravity Series

2008 Kingston University : Talk

2008 Royal College of Art : GSMJ Small Talk

2007 Royal College of Art : Research Methods Course seminar

2006 Middlesex University : Talk

2004/5/7 Ravensbourne College : Talk

2004 How to create a happy living : LMU Seminar / Event – Paper delivered

2001 Talking about Talking : ACJ Event, London - Panel member

2000 ACJ Symposium : Ruthin Craft Centre, Denbighshire - Paper delivered

2000 A Sense of Wonder : ACJ Conference, Birmingham - Paper delivered

Current Teaching

2002 - present Senior Lecturer : Goldsmiths, London

Other Employment

2005 - 2014 Tutor : Royal College of Art, London

2004 - 2005 Associate Lecturer : Central St. Martins, London

2004 - 2005 Lecturer : Regents Business School, London

1999 - 2000 Visiting Lecturer : Kent Institute of Art and Design, Canterbury

1998 - 2000 Visiting Lecturer : Kent Institute of Art and Design, Rochester

1998 - 2002 Visiting Lecturer : Goldsmiths College, London

1997 - 1999 Access Fellowship Co-ordinator : Royal College of Art, London

1994 - 1997 Visiting Lecturer : Bournville College of Art, Birmingham

1992 - 1995 Hallmarker : The Birmingham Assay Office, Birmingham

Other Academic-related

2013 - 2017 External Examiner : Central St Martins Programme : BA (hons) Jewellery

2008 External Assessor for course validation panel ; UCCA Programmes: BA (Hons) / MA Contemporary Jewellery

2007 - 2012 External Examiner : Middlesex University Programme : BA (Hons) Jewellery

2005 External Assessor for course re-validation panel : University of Sussex Programme : BA (Hons) Product Design, Ravensbourne College

2005 External Assessor for course re-validation panel : UoA London Programme : BA (Hons) Graphic Communication, Chelsea College of A&D

Work in Collections

Bank Street Arts

Galerie Marzee

Cleveland Craft Centre

National Museums of Scotland

Crafts Council

The British Council

Royal College of Art