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Education

1993-95 Royal College of Art, MA Jewellery
1989-93 Edinburgh College of Art, BA(hons) 1st class 

Selected Exhibitions

2018 Made London, London
2018 Goldsmiths’ Fair, London
2018 Solo Show, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2018 ‘Loot’, MAD Museum, New York
2018 Collect, Saatchi Gallery, Craft Scotland
2017 Elements, Edinburgh
2017 SOFA Chicago with Hedone Gallery
2017 Goldsmiths’ Fair, London
2017 ‘Chain Reaction’ group show, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2017 A Birthday Celebration – Commemorative Pins, Scottish Gallery
2017 Baltimore ACC show with Craft Scotland
2016 Elements, Edinburgh
2016 Goldsmiths’ Fair, London
2015 ‘Weave’ solo show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2015 NYNow, New York
2014 ’30 Years in the Making’ Lesley Craze gallery, London
2014 ‘Creative Constructs’, group show, Gill Wing, London
2013 Solo Show, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2011 Craft in Dialogue, Inches Carr Bursary recipients, Dovecot Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 Portrait of a Gallery, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 Solo Show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2010 ‘Bees’ curated by Wendy Ramshaw, CAA, London
2009 Origin, The London Craft Fair
2009 Showcase, CAA, London
2008 Solo Show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2008 ‘Simply Silver’ Crafts Centre & Design Gallery, Leeds
2007 ‘Rise & Shine’ Blackwell, the Arts & Crafts House, Cumbria, England
2007 Showcase, Broughton Gallery, Scotland
2007 ‘Objects of Desire’ RBSA, Birmingham, group show
2006 Origin, The London Craft Fair
2006 group show, The Yard, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2006 Solo Show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2005 ‘Alchemy 6’ Craft Centre & Design Gallery, Leeds, England
2005 ‘Rare Find’ New Ashgate Gallery, Surrey, England
2005 ‘100% Proof’ as above, 2001
2005 ‘Ring Tones’ Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
2005 David Watkins and his Students, CAA, London
2004 Solo Show, Dundee Contemporary Arts
2004 Solo Show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
2003, 04, 05 New York International Gift Fair
2002 ‘Showcase’, Jane Moore Contemporary Jewellery, Leamington Spa, England
2002 ‘Rarefind Summer’, New Ashgate Gallery, Surrey, England
2002 ‘Showcase’, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Yorkshire, England
2001 ‘100% Proof - a distillation of new work in jewellery & silversmithing from Scotland, Flow Gallery, London; Mobilia Galley & Velvet da Vinci Gallery, USA; Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh.
2001 ‘Jewellery by the Top Ten’, CAA, London
2000 Solo show, Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh Scotland
1999 ‘Decade’, RCA at Villa De Bondt, Ghent, Belgium
1999 ‘Decadence?’, Crafts Council Gallery Shop, London
1998 ‘British Design in Hamburg’, Nana Hellwege Gallery, Hamburg
1998 ’50 Pieces of Gold’ Contemporary Applied Arts, London
1998, ‘Contemporary British Jewellery’, SNAG, Lesley Craze Gallery, Seattle, USA
1998 Solo show, Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
1998 + 2000 ‘Contemporary Decorative Arts’ Sothebys, London, curated by Janice Blackburn
1996,97,98,99,00,01,02,03 Chelsea Crafts Fair, London
1997 ‘New Faces’ Victoria & Albert Museum, London
1996 ‘Subjects 96’ International Jewellery Art, Retretti Art Centre, Punkaharju & the Fibula Gallery, Bergen, Norway
1996 ‘Decorative Arts Today’ Bonhams, London
1996 ‘One Year On’ Business Design Centre, London
1995 ‘Edinburgh Comes to Islington’ Lesley Craze Gallery, London
1995 ‘Modern British Jewellery’ Landes Museum, Mainz
1995 ‘New Designers’ Business Design Centre, London
1994 ‘Platinum’ Goldsmiths Hall, London

 Selected Outlets

Contemporary Applied Arts, London
Friends Of Carlotta, Zurich, Switzerland
Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
Primavera, Cambridge, England
Blackwell, Arts & Crafts House, Cumbria
Gill Wing, London
Museum of Contemporary Arts, Chicago, USA
Museum of Art & Design, New York, USA

Awards

2018 Creative Scotland, Open Funding
2015 Creative Scotland, Open Funding
2011 Inches Carr Trust
2003 Scottish Arts Council, Awarded funding towards foreign investment
2001 Finalist, British Craft in Japan Award, Chelsea Crafts Fair, Trade Partners UK
1996 Crafts Council Setting Up Grant
1995 Achievement of Design in Precious Metals, Selfridges
1995 Travel Award & diamonds, Royal Society of Art
1995 Precious Metals Bursary, Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths
1992 Two week internship with design & manufacture company MANU, Hameln, Germany
1991 Platinum Award, second prize, Ayrton Metals

Commissions / Other
1998 Attended reception at Buckingham Palace given for Young Achievers
1996+97 De Beers, jewellery for the prize winner, Diamond Day, Ascot