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29 Fleet Street, Gatehouse of Fleet, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire DG7 2JT,
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1996-97 MA European Fine Art (Painting), Winchester School of Art, Barcelona and Winchester.
1978-79 Unofficial postgraduate year, history of art, Chelsea School of Art, London.
1974-77 BA Fine Art (sculpture and printmaking)

Positions held
1999-07 Associate lecturer, history of art department, University of Glasgow, Crichton campus. Courses on contemporary art and 19thC British painting.
1990-96 Associate lecturer in painting and drawing, College of Further Education, Cumbria.
1984-87 Tutor in ceramic sculpture, adult education, Vauxhall, London.
1983-87 Associate lecturer in sculpture, painting, history of art, Lowestoft College of Art.
1979-82 Associate lecturer in drawing, colour theory, life-drawing and painting, methods and materials, etching, history of art. Eastbourne College of Art, Sussex

Curatorial experience
Member of IRIS artist’s book group, installation of exhibition ‘Place Identity Memory‘, Gracefield Art Centre, Dumfries 2010

Scholarships/Public Commissions
2008 Scholarship, Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art. January - May.
2007 Commission. The CatStrand. Abstract painting
2005 Commission. Dumfries and Galloway Council. National Scenic Area. Fleet Valley. Watercolour.

Selected Recent Exhibitions
2009 High Street Gallery, Kirkcudbright Summer Exhibition (group show)
2008 50/50 Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries (group show)
2007 The CatStrand, New Galloway (solo exhibition)
2007 Kirkcudbright International Arts festival - Responses 1
2007 High Street Gallery, Kirkcudbright, Summer Exhibition
2007 Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (group show)
2006 The Faed Gallery, Gatehouse of Fleet (group show)
2006 Glasgow Art fair
2006 Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (group show)
2005 Rockliffe Gallery, Galloway (group show)
2005 Glasgow Art fair
2005 Affordable Art fair, London
2005 Bank Bookshop, Wigtown Book Festival (group show) artist’s books