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Solo exhibitions

2014 - Craft Study Centre, University of the Creative Arts

2014 - 20-21 Visual Arts Centre

2013 - Alexis Rago: Chaos Contained, National Centre for Craft and Design

2013 - Frequency Festival, Impermanent and Everlasting, Chad Varah chapel, Lincoln

2011 - Art From Within Biology, Linnean Society of London, Burlington House

2011 - Speaking With Tongues, St Peter's Church, Kingerby, East Midlands

2008 - Eternal Metamorphosis, Dissenters Gallery, London

2005 - A Glimpse Through the Void, Czimmerl Gallery, Lincoln

2002 - New Work, Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln

2001 - Chromatic Hybrids, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe

1999 - Recent Work, Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

1997 - Steel in the Art, Scunthorpe Museum and Art Gallery

1991 - Traces of Life II, Bolivar Hall, London

1990 - Traces of Life, Montespertoli Art Biennial, Italy

1989 - Fontanarosa, Empoli, Italy

1988 - The British Institute, Florence, Italy

1987 - Palazzo Dei Pellegrini, Barberino Val D'elsa, Florence, Italy

1985 - Landscapes, Empoli Town Hall, Italy

 

Group exhibitions

2013 - An Arrangement in White, XO Gallery, Leeds

2013 - Curiosity Acquired, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, North Lincolnshire

2013 - Zygote Festival, Sleaford

2012 - Forms Most Beautiful, Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery, Plymouth

2012 - Millpond Curated Bookshelf, Exhibition Hall, Saltaire

2012 - Winter Fine Art & Antiques Fair, Olympia, London

2011 - Trent Vale Landscape Project, Art in Churches, St Wilfrids Church,Nottinghamshire

2011 - Eurantica, Brussels Expo, Brussels

2011 - London International Fine Art and Antiques Fair, Olympia, London

2011 - OPEM, The Collection, Lincoln

2011 - Parallax 1, Royal Opera Arcade, London

2011 - Totem Body, Crypt Gallery, London

2010 - Meleager's Garland, Sir Joseph Banks Conservatory, Lincoln

2010 - Bend In The River, Gainsborough

2010 - Museums Association Annual Conference, Manchester Central, Manchester

2009 - Chaos Theories, Weekend Gallery, Hastings

2009 - Journey to the Centre of the Earth, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, North Lincolnshire

2009 - New Year Show, Blackheath Gallery, London

2007 - Bankrobber, London

2007 - Trinity Arts Centre, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

2006 - Usher Gallery, Lincoln

2006 - Gallery on the Strait, Lincoln

2006 - Special Photographers' Company, London

2004 - Light Box 3, Linn-Benton Community College, Albany, Oregon, USA

2004 - Out of Sight, Out of Mind, House Gallery, London

2002 - Inside Art, 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, North Lincolnshire

2002 - Power of Art, Usher Gallery, Lincoln

2001 - Brigg Live Arts, Brigg

2001 - The Gallery, Lincoln

2000 - 01.01.01, touring exhibition, Lincolnshire County Council

2000 - Bend in the River, Gainsborough

2000 - Stamford Arts Centre,

2000 - Harding House, Lincoln

2000 - Moot Point Gallery, Louth

1999 - Cheers, The British Lime Gallery, Santa Ana, California

1999 - Ludwig Becks, Munich

1999 - The Talent Search Gallery, Santa Ana, California

1998 - Oxo Tower, London

1998 - Riverbank House, Klein Wort Benson, London

1998 - The British Lime Gallery, Laguna Beach, California

1997 - Pull up a Chair, Scunthorpe Museum and Art Gallery

1996 - Gallery 58, Gainsborough

1996 - Cassian Gallery, Lincoln

1995 - Cassian Gallery, Lincoln

1994 - Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

1992 - Horncastle College, Lincolnshire

1990 - Bolivar Hall, London

1990 - Group show, Castello di Castellina in Chianti, Italy

1990 - Castello Vicchiomaggio, Greve, Florence

1990 - VI International Fair of Contemporary Art, Palazzo degl'Esposizioni, Florence

1989 - Fontanarosa Gallery, Empoli, Italy

1989 - Monastery of S.S. Annunziata, Empoli, Italy

1988 - Galerie Bruno Ract-Madoux, Paris

1986 - Flying Colours Gallery, Edinburgh

1983 - Palazzo Spinelli, Institute for Art and Restoration

1981 - Hampton Hill Gallery, London

1981 - Venezuelan Embassy, London

 

Curated projects

2011 - Gone with the Wind, Raven Row, London

2008 - Eternal Metamorphosis, Dissenters Gallery / Kensal Green Cemetery, London

2004 - Protoangel Visions, St Peter's, Churches Conservation Trust, Lincolnshire

2003 - Exhibition and Concert, St Peter's, Churches Conservation Trust, Normanby by Spital

2005 - Lincolnshire Landscapes - pinhole photography, various, Lincolnshire

2004 - Michelangelo Sculptures - Pinhole Photography, Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence, Italy

 

Artist talks

2014 - 20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe, June 21

2014 - Artist's Talk. Craft Study Centre, University for the Creative Arts.  Feb 26

2013 - Interview with Barry Hale, Frequency Digital Festival

2011 - An Artificial Natural History, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham

2011 - Art from within Biology, Linnean Society of London, Burlington House, London

2011 - Art in Churches, St Paul's, Trent Vale Landscape Project, Morton, Lincs

2011 - Art in Churches, St Wilfrid's, Trent Vale Landscape Project, Low Marnham, Notts

2008 - The Who, What and Why of an Art Work, Dissenters Gallery, London

2002 - Talk accompanying solo show, Sam Scorer Gallery, Lincoln

1994 - Italy, Ferens Art Gallery, Hull

1989 - Interview with Alexis Rago, Galleria Fontanarosa, Empoli, Italy

 

Residencies

2014 - Benjamin Adlard School, Gainsborough

2010 - Idolatrous Me, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham

2008 - Binbrook School, Lincolnshire

 

Public commissions

2000 - 01.01.01. photographic commission, Lincolnshire County Council, Touring exhibition

2000 - Design for Lincoln Bus Station Environmental Refurbishment, Lincoln City Council, Lincoln

1996 - 'Greensite' public sculpture - Canute, West Lindsey District Council, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

1986 - Murals of 'contrade' for summer festival, Stadio Comunale, Montespertoli, Florence

1983 - Portrait of Simon Bolivar, Venezuelan Embassy, London Projects

 

Competitions, prizes and awards

2008 - Arts Grant, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London

2005 - Beneficiary Grant, Lincolnshire Creative Solutions Initiative, Lincolnshire

2004 - Grant for the Arts, Arts Council England, East Midland

1998 - Individual Artists Development Fund, Eastern Arts Board, East Midlands

1983 - 1st Prize for Drawing, Institute for Art and Restoration, Florence, Italy

 

Qualifications

Diploma Fine Art, Institute for Art and Restoration, Florence, Italy

BSc (Hons) Biology, Manchester University, UK

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