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Learning

2020 Cert 5. Video creation and editing. UCOL, Palmerston North.

2017  Masters of Fine Art (First Class Honors) College of Creative Arts, Massey University, New            Zealand. A two year program.

2014  Cert IV; Colour and Design, International School of Colour and Design, Sydney.

2012  Diploma of Visual Art (Distinction); TAFE, Sunshine Coast, Australia. Maj.Ceramics.

1993  Graduate Diploma in Physiotherapy; Oswestry School of Physiotherapy, Shropshire, UK.

1983  Bachelor of Arts (Honours); Anthropology and Geography, University College London.

 

Work

2020 IDEA Journal USA; Binding Matters, Reflecting on the affectivity of a light projection.

2020 Journal of Interior Design; Transient Contingencies, Body as ecology.

2019  Professional Artist; studio hue+

2018 Aug/Nov Govett Brewster Art Gallery. Information Officer and tour guide.

2018 Jan/Feb    Research assistant (PBRF verification). CoCA, Massey University, Wellington, NZ.

2015 – 2017      Rehabilitation therapist @  Tiaki Physiotherapy and Pilates, Wellington, New Zealand.

2009 – 2014   Qi Gong teacher, Integrative body balancing;  Noosa, Queensland.                    

2013 – 2014    Artist in Residence: Quixotica centre of ceramic art, Cooroy, QLD.

2002 – 2007    Apprentice artist to George Boys; New Plymouth, NZ.

2001 – 2007      LifeSync. Ltd Physiotherapy Clinic and Pilates Studio; Founder and Director.

Exhibitions

2018   Immersive Space; British Museum, as part of the Royal Anthropological Institute conference Art, Materiality and Representation.

2017   Exposure; Graduation show, CoCA, Massey University, Wellington, NZ.

2016   First Symptoms; The Engine Room, CoCA, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand.

2014  Interface; Quixotica Centre of Ceramic Art, Cooroy, Queensland, Australia, SOLO.

2012  Kaleidoscope; Graduation Show, TAFE Sunshine Coast (Lead Co-ordinator), Tewantin, QLD, Australia.

2011  Under the surface, Beneath the deep; Kari Gallery, Kenilworth, QLD, SOLO.

2010  Resurgam, Embiggen Art Space, Noosa, QLD, SOLO.

2009  Open Hearts, Hidden bones, Embiggen Art Space, Noosa, Queensland, SOLO.

2008  The Third Eye Project, Installation. The Old Smithy, Keri Keri, New Zealand, SOLO.

2007  Hat Face, Paintings, Taranaki Community Gallery, New Plymouth, NZ, SOLO.

    

Life Threads

  • ​Life long traveler, swallow, sun-seeker stalking the mysteries of remote lands,nature and communities from the inside.

  •  Researching  and contemplating ideas around the life-force/embodiment interface.

  • Integrating creative practices that seek to re-configure human embodiment and map its drive to find equilibrium with itself and its space/place/mystical invisible matrix.

  • To encourage us all to preserve nature, raw and wild. Stop the destruction and desecration.  Reclaim, reinvigorate and cleanse all land that has been lain to waste.

  • Love the Earth more, stand with the heart trees more, wake up to life in partnership with nature.