S O L O E X H I B I T I O N S A N D C O M M I S S I O N S
2016 Drawings: The Gallery, Gateshead
2015 Charcoal Earth Paper. Stables Gallery, Cheeseburn, Northumberland.
2013 - 15 Lighting & Interior Design: Barter Books Alnwick, Northumberland.
2012 - 14 Gateway Sculpture: Consett, County Durham
2011 Recent Work. Fifiefofum Gallery. Northumberland
2009 - 10 Swirl: Commission, Baltic Place, Gateshead
This & That: Commission, Metro Centre. Gateshead
2008 Spire: Chelmsford, Essex.
Swirl Cone: Commission, Carmarthen Gateways, Carmarthen, Wales
2007 Starball: Commission. EMBI Institute, Genome Centre, Cambridge
2006 Brick Ball: Commission. Holmebrook Valley Park, Chesterfield
Industrial Estate Signage. Wansbeck DC Northumberland
2005 Bond: Commission. Civil Court, East Road, Cambridge
You: Commission. Genome Centre, Hinxton, Cambridge
Industrial Estate Signage. Wansbeck DC Northumberland
2004 Recent Work: Red Box Gallery. Newcastle Upon Tyne
Rain: Commission. Millennium Square, Sheffield
2003 Ring: Commission Jubilee Ind Est. Wansbeck Council Norhumberland
2001 Design for Sound Reduction Barriers M1 & M62 Motorways
Roundy: Mining Memorial Sculpture Commission.Usher Moor,Co.Durham.
Ship: Sculpture Commission, Jarrow Town Centre.
Ship: Drawings & Sculpture Viking Gallery, Jarrow
Beacon: Sculpture Commission. Resource Centre, Wakefield.
2000 Villes et Valises: Strasbourg, France
1999 Design for Sculpture: Seacroft Green, Leeds.
Eye: Sculpture Commission; Galloway Forest, Dumfries.
1998 Meteor: Sculpture Commission; Jodrell Bank, Macclesfield.
Design Commission, Gates, Henshaw Arts & Crafts Centre. Knaresborough.
Sculpture Commission; Galloway Forest, Dumfries.
Design Commission, Seating,Tyne and Wear Metro.
Sculpture Commission: Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
1997 Broken Wave: Isis Gallery, Melrmerby, Cumbria.
Voices in Stone: (Collaboration with writer Joan Poulson)
Durham Art Gallery and Norton Priory Museum, Cheshire.
1996 Earthworks: The Powerhouse, Casula, N.S.W. Australia.
Peaks and Waves: Customs House, South Shields.
Floating Rocks: Watergate, Gateshead.
Design Commission, Silver Medal Award Garden Design for Gateshead, Chelsea Flower Show.
1995 Design Commission, Street Furniture, Gateshead Town Centre.
Earthworks: Lewers Gallery, Penrith, N.S.W. Australia.
Whirling Beans: Sculpture Commission, Kielder Forest, Northumberland.
Sculpture Commission, Astra Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
1994 Stone Cone: Beamish, County Durham.
1993 Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny, Ireland.
1992 - 93 Edge to Edge: Sculpture Commission, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales.
1992 Night and Day: Tree and Ground Sculptures, Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
1990 Design Commission, International Engineering Award.
1989 Rolling Moon: Banks of the River Tyne, Gateshead.
Design Commission, British Alcan, Lynemouth UK Ltd.
1988 Sculpture Commission, Glasgow Garden Festival.
1986 Window: Sculpture Commission, Rawling Road, Gateshead.
1981 & 85 Sculpture in Grizedale Forest, Cumbria.
1982 Drawings & Sculpture: Wallsend Art Gallery, Tyne & Wear.
1979 Hatton Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
1978 Selected Work: Calouste Gulbenkian Gallery, Newcastle.
Drawings and Sculpture: Wallsend Arts Centre, Tyne and Wear.
G R O U P E X H I B I T I O N S
2017. Open: with Charlie Poulsen & Pauline Burbidge, Allenbank, Chirnside, Scotland
2014 - 17 Sculpture At Cheeseburn, Northumberland.
2015 The Stone Wall Gallery, Cruiksfield, Preston, Duns.
2012 International Sculpture Festival. Kiev, Ukraine.
Summer Exhibition, Westside Gallery, Northumberland.
2011 Sculpture At The Grove: Hertfordshire.
2008 Newcastle Group. Closing Exhibition. University Gallery, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Summer Exhibition, Limberhurst Arts Centre, Cambridge
Northern Print Studio, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
2006 Sculpture In The Park, Saltwell Park, Gateshead.
2003 Group Exhibiton: Nissan UK. Sunderland
2002 Agenda: The Gallery, Newcastle Arts Centre
World Contemporary Print: Art House, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Journey of Stones: Bonhoga Gallery, Shetland. Scotland & European Tour.
2001 Design Exhibition, Design centre, Barnsley
Journey of Stones.: Galerie de Beerenburght, Holland.
1999 Newcastle Group. Tree of Life: International Centre of Life, Newcastle.
Links & Connections: Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland.
1998 Sculpture in the Garden 1: Wylam, Northumberland.
Links & Connections: L Gallery, Moscow.
Newcastle Group: City Art Gallery,Newcastle, NSW, Australia; & Tour.
Greenham Common Sculpture Project, Royal Society of British Sculptors, London.
The Third Area: Newcastle Group. The Gallery, Gateshead.
1997 Sculpture Trail: Lewes, Sussex.
Northern Print: Sandgate House, Newcastle Upon Tyne.
Cityscape: Newcastle Upon Tyne.
North East Artists: Sloane Square, London.
1996 Artlanta: (Selected Artists from North East England) Hatton Gallery,
Newcastle Upon Tyne and King Plow, Atlanta, U.S.A.
Great North Forest: Durham Art Gallery.
Sightlines: Honiton, Devon.
Exchange of Views : Washington Arts Centre, County Durham.
Northern Rock Art: Durham Art Gallery.
Public Art: Sunderland University.
Four Seasons: The Gallery, Gateshead.
Watermarks: Northern Print Studio, Customs House, South Shields.
Newcastle Group: J.D. Gallery, Corbridge, Northumberland.
1995 Middlesbrough Open 95: Middlesbrough Art Gallery.
Newcastle Group: Design Works, Gateshead.
Newcastle Group: The Barracks, Berwick Upon Tweed.
Towards a Place for Art: Surikov Institute, Moscow.
1994 -97 Sculpture at Goodwood: Hathill Foundation, Sussex.
Newcastle Group: Hatton Gallery, Newcastle.
1993 Ha-Ha: Killerton Park, Devon.
Newcastle Group, Latvia Academy of Art, Reiga.
Doxford International, Sunderland.
1992 Newcastle Group, Central House of Artists, Moscow.
Newcastle Group, Tampera Art Museum, Finland.
Alfresco: Seaton Delaval Hall, Northumberland.
1991 Newcastle Group, Northern Lights: DLI Gallery, Durham;
JD Gallery, Corbridge, Northumberland; & Design Works, Gateshead.
National Garden Festival, Gateshead.
Festival Landmarks '90: Central Library, Gateshead.
1990 Newcastle Group, Bergens Kunstforening, Bergen, Norway.
Small Works: Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
1989 Art London '89: Olympia, London.
Four Sculptors: RIBA, London.
1988 Steel Sculpture: Yorkshire Sculpture Park and Wantijpark, Dordrecht, West Germany.
Landscape & Environment: Ward Jackson Park and Grey Art Gallery, Hartlepool.
Summer Exhibition: Polytechnic Gallery, Newcastle.
Glass House Exhibition: Westgate Road, Newcastle.
Newcastle Group: Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh.
Newcastle Group: Grunigen, Holland.
Sculpture in the Forest: Grizedale, Cumbria.
Steel Sculpture: Middleheim Statpark, Antwerp, Belgium.
1987 International Sculpture Symposium: Krefeld, West Germany.
Newcastle Group: Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle.
1986 Friends of Hatton Exhibition: Hatton Gallery, Newcastle.
Holbeck Triangle Project: Bond Street, Leeds.
Impressions of Jarrow: Bede Gallery, Jarrow.
Art in Public Places: Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead.
1985 A Sense of Place: Sunderland Arts Centre, and UK Tour.
1984 Attitudes 1: Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
1982 Small Works: Polytechnic Art Gallery, Newcastle.
Anniversary Exhibition, Polytechnic Art Gallery, Newcastle.
1979 Northern Young Contemporaries: Whitworth Gallery, Manchester.
1978 Recent Work by Graduates: Newcastle Polytechnic.
The Northern Art Exhibition: Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead, and UK Tour.
1977 International Drawing Biennial: Cleveland Gallery, Middlesbrough and World Tour.
1975 Northern Young Contemporaries: Whitworth Gallery, Manchester.
C O L L E C T I O N S A W A R D S R E S I D E N C I E S P U B L I C A T I O N S
2003 Edge to Edge. monograph - Marina Vaizey & Ian Thompson, Published Blackdog
2001 Winner. National Design Award M1 Sound Barriers. Yorkshire.
1995 Artist Exchange, Lewers Gallery, Penrith NSW and the University of Western Sydney, Australia.
1994 - 96 Resident Artist, Great North Forest.
1992 Winner, Northern Electric Visual Arts Award.
1991 - 92 Henry Moore Foundation Bursary at Yorkshire Sculpture Park.
1989 Artist in Residence, Arts in Schools Project, Northumberland and North Tyneside.
1987 Northern Arts Travel Award.
1985 - 86 Northern Arts Major Bursary.
1984 Mid-Nag Production Award.
1982 Arts Council GB Purchase.
1980 & 84 Northern Arts Purchase Awards.
1979 Northen Arts Purchase Award
1977 Arts Council GB Award
Works in Regional and National Collections.
B I O G R A P H Y
2000 - 06 Head of Sculpture, Fine Art, Sunderland University.
1987 - 99 Part-time Lecturer: School of Architecture, Newcastle University.
Fine Art, Sunderland University.
1977 - 99 Visiting Lecturer in Fine Art at Northumbria University, Sunderland University,
Newcastle College, Bretton Hall College, Newcastle University.
1977 - 79 University of Newcastle Upon Tyne. M.F.A.
1973 - 76 Northumbria University. B.A. Hons.
Lives and works in Northumberland.