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Demonstrating my work practices

Demonstrating my work practices

Demonstrating my working practices Introduction This section of the website looks at how I construct and sculpt with the medium of cardboard. From an initial sketch of an idea on A4 paper to a larger 2D drawing on card to form templates to test shape and size, to...

Recording of online Artist Talk

Recording of online Artist Talk

I am very pleased to be able to share a recording of an artist talk I gave on the 28 July about my artwork and experiences as a disabled artist over the years. I was interviewed by Jennifer from the Jennifer Lauren Gallery, with the talk and further questions lasting...

I have started a new blog

I have started a new blog

I have started a new blog on the Disability Arts Online website. I've created a new artists blog on Disability Arts Online (DAO), where I will be sharing new posts on my new work and the reasons behind each work and how I make them. I've recently posted about a new...

Typhoon Club

Typhoon Club

Typhoon Club Magazine ArticleIn May, this year I was invited to share some photos of my work with a long-established monthly magazine in Hong Kong called the Typhoon Club. They produced an article about my work using the images to accompany the written piece. The...

Paperman Documentary

Paperman Documentary

Paperman Documentary FilmA documentary film has been created about my large-scale cardboard sculpture ‘Paperman’. The film, made by Emiliano Galigani and Associazione Culturale Metropolis, premiered in March 2021 in the documentary section of the 2021 Manchester...

Henry Moore Foundation

Henry Moore Foundation

HENRY MOORE FOUNDATION ARTIST AWARD SCHEME  In early 2020 I began creating a new cardboard sculpture to focus on the impact of Covid-19 on the younger generation… particularly how I saw it affecting my 16-year-old son. The work references the pandemic,...

Arts Council Funding

Arts Council Funding

In November 2020 I received project grant funding from Arts Council England for: mentoring sessions; research time to develop my arts practice with the aim of becoming more professional; creating greater visibility for more work; help in understanding the art world...