brief curriculum vitae


Born Manchester 1961.

Lives and works in Brighton, East Sussex.

Selected Shows/Publication (*denotes a one person show)

Cafe COHO, Ship Street Brighton: "Scratch II" - Brighton Photo Fringe Festival* (upcoming: October 2018).

Cafe COHO, Queens Road Brighton: "Scratch I"* (upcoming: May and June 2018).

AOH, Ravenswood, Florence Road, Brighton (cur. C and J Riddell - 2016). > 

The Old Market, Hove: Tony Bowen* and Bernard Lodge* (May and June 2015).

Regency Town House, Brighton: "Translations" (cur. Jenny Lund, Katie Norris - 2014). Winner: Open Houses Artist of the year. >

AOH, Ravenswood, Florence Road, Brighton (cur. C and J Riddell - 2014).  

Manifest Gallery Press, Cincinnati, OH: "International Painting Annual 3" pp.60-61 ISBN 798-19408620-19 (2014).

Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, New York, USA: "Word and Image" (cur. Karen Davis - 2013). >

F-Stop Magazine: Issue #58 (cur. Christy Karpinski - 2013). >

Vada Magazine "Photography Now" (2013).

Terabella Media "Signs of Love" (2013).

Brick Lane Gallery, London: "Photography Now" (2013).

For Example (online selected visual arts resource) London, UK (cur. Nick Selek - 2013). >

Lucie Foundation "International Photography Awards" CA: honourable mention, Fine Art Landscape (2012). >

DPM Images UK, Brighton: "Urban Palimpsests" - Brighton Photo Fringe (2012)*.

San Diego Art Institute, California, USA: "The Art of Photography" (cur. Julian Cox - 2012).>

Kiernan Gallery, Lexington, Virginia, USA: "Terrain" (2012).

Black Box Gallery: Portland, Oregon, USA: "Open" (2012).

Dark Room Gallery: Vermont, USA: "Secrets and Mysteries" (cur. Catherine Edelman - 2012).

Brighton Open Houses: "8 Artists" (2012).

Manchester City Art Gallery: "Manchester Open" (1990).

Manchester Evening News, UK (1990).

Mall Galleries, London: "Laing National Art Collection" (1989).

Arts Review (now Art Review) pp 352-353, UK (David Lovely - May 1989).

Arch 3, Manchester: "Cut" (cur. Jonathan Woolfenden - 1989).

Tib Lane Gallery, Manchester: "Laing Landscape Awards" (1989).

MASA Review (Manchester Artists Studio Association); #41 pp.4-5 and #38 pp.2-3, UK (1989).

MASA Review (Manchester Artists Studio Association); #32 p.8, Manchester UK (1988).

Castlefield Gallery, Manchester: "The Greater Manchester Art Show" (1988).

Stockport Art Gallery: "Stockport Open" (1988).

Granada Studios, Salford: "Images of the North: Work from the Granada Collection" (1987).

Grosvenor Gallery, Manchester Polytechnic: "The Black and White Show (MASA)" (1986).

All Saints Centre, Manchester: "Tony Bowen: Anatomy of the City" (1986)*.

Storey Institute, Lancaster: "Recent Work" (1985)*.

Didsbury School of Education, Manchester: "Rethinking Indirect Processes" (1985).

Dukes Playhouse, Lancaster: "Two Painters: Tony Bowen and Paul Lashbrook" (1984).

Lancashire Polytechnic, Preston* (1983)


teaching, co-ordination, leadership and management of the creative curriculum (* full-time role):

Sussex Downs College: director: faculty of creative and digital studies* (& other roles. 2001 to 2017).

University of Brighton: external examiner and standards moderator Southern Access Federation / OCN (1993-2001).

Eastbourne College of Arts & Technology: senior lecturer and curriculum leader in art and design* (1991-2001).

Birley Centre, Manchester: head of art and design* (1990-1991).

All Saints College, Manchester: head of art and design* (1989-1990).

Manchester Education Committee: visiting lecturer in art and design; course leader (1984-1989).

South Trafford College: visiting lecturer in art and design (1986-1989).

South Manchester Community College: visiting lecturer in art and design (1987).

Baker Wade Training Centre, Stockport: visiting lecturer in art and design (1985-1989).

Art and Design Education

Didsbury School of Education: Manchester Polytechnic (PGCE Art and Design).

Lancaster School of Art: Lancashire Polytechnic (BA Hons Fine Art Painting).

Manchester Polytechnic (Foundation Art and Design).

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