Education + Residencies 

2019 - 2020 | East Meets West Masterclass Programme | Grain Photography Hub, Format, Quad

2019 | Dartmoor Summer School of Photography | Positive Light Projects

2015 - 2016 | MA Social Work | University of Birmingham

2006 - 2009 | BA (Hons) Cultural Studies and Music Production | University of Derby

 

Group Exhibitions – Photography

2021 | FORMAT International Photography Festival, Eagle Market Venue, Derby

2021 | FORMAT International Photography Festival (Fringe) Virtual Gallery, Online

2020 | New Wave Art | The Viner Gallery, Wolverhampton

 

Commissions

2020 | Bertz Associates / Arts Council England / Birmingham City Council – Dreaming Tower Ballroom (Short Documentary Audio Soundtrack)

2020 | Bertz Associates / Arts Council England – Tower in Memories (Moving Image / Sound)

2019 | Free Radical / Beatfreeks Collective / Birmingham Museums Trust – Reimagining Soho House (Photographic Portrait)

 

Guest Speaker

2021 | Midlands Art Papers | Art  and Belonging in the West Midland - Roundtable Discussion. 

2021 | Newcastle Under-Lyme College | A-Level Photography class – Artist Talk

 

Shows – Dance

2017 | Layer Three (Independent) | Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham (Producer, Composer)

2010 | Opposites Together Alone (independent) | Déda Dance Centre, Derby (Producer, Composer)

 

Publications

2021 | The Procrastination Paper | Music and Sound  Issue 29 (Short Essay)

2020 | East Meets West | Group Publication (Photography)

2020 | The Procrastination Paper | All Ages Issues 16  (Poetry)

 

Employment 

2021 - Present | Creative Mentor ~ New Town Culture 

2020 - Present | Adoption Panel Member | Adoption@Heart

2020 - Present | Chair of Trustees | Misfits Music Foundation

2019 | Artist Fellow | Don’t Settle | Beatfreeks 

2017 - Present | Social Worker | Fostering and Adoption | City of Wolverhampton Council 

2016 - 2017 | Social Worker | Child Protection | City of Wolverhampton Council 

2013 - 2016 | Residential Support Worker | Mental Health / Acquired Brain Injury | TracsCare

2011 - 2013 | Residential Support Worker | Autism, Asperger's and Associated Learning Difficulties | Rushcliffe Care

2008 - 2012 | Volunteer and Company Director | Derby Jazz