Upcoming


Colour of Silence - collaboration with mezzo soprano Clare Ghigo, curated by Lateral Lab for the project Ways of Thinking featured as part of the Tokyo Olympiad 2020, cultural programme suppored by the British Council and Creative Scotland, May – July 2020, various sites Japan.

Close Interaction, curated by Helen Glassford and Lindsay Bennett, Tatha Gallery, February 2020, Newport-on-Tay, Scotland.



Solo Exhibitions and Collaborations


As Coastline is to Ocean - artist/co-curator, alongside works by David Cass and Robert Callender, An Talla Solais Gallery, July 2019, Ullapool, Scotland.

Mediated Existence - curated by Naoko Mabon with the support of Ingleby Gallery and Collection Simon Paul, alongside works by I-Chern Lai and Katie Paterson, Sleeper Gallery, October 2016, Edinburgh.
Shards of Zen - intervention at Summerhall, Edinburgh Arts Festival 2013, August 2013, Edinburgh. Stratum - solo exhibition at Weissraum Gallery, September 2012, Kyoto.


Con•stant - collaboration with Jonathan Galea at Tent Gallery, February 2012, Edinburgh.

Out of Site - collaboration with David Cass at the Solar Pavilion for the Edinburgh Arts Festival 2011, August 2011, Edinburgh.

Synderesis - solo exhibition at the National Mining Museum of Scotland, October 2009, Newtongrange, Scotland.
Surtr N Ogygia - collaboration with Thorunn Bjornsdottir at Gladstone’s Gallery, January 2009, Edinburgh.




Selected Collective Exhibitions


RSA Open Exhibition 2019, Royal Scottish Academy, November 2019, Edinburgh.

Art Check-in, curated by Masahiro Kawanaka, Taneri, September 2019, Seto, Japan.

RSA Open Exhibition 2018, Royal Scottish Academy, July 2018, Edinburgh.

11 Pedestals, 11 Walls, by 11 Artists, curated by Masahiro Kawanaka, Art Spot Korin, June 2018, Kyoto.

Robert Callender: Plastic Beach... Poetry of Everyday, curated by Lateral Lab, City Art Centre, May 2018, Edinburgh.

RSA Open Exhibition 2017, Royal Scottish Academy, July 2017, Edinburgh.

5 Pedestals, 5 Days, by 5 Artists, curated by Masahiro Kawanaka, gallery 6, July 2017, Kobe, Japan. 

Hidden Door 2017, curated by David Martin, The Old Leith Theatre, June 2017, Edinburgh.

In Transit, curated by Vince Briffa, March – July 2017, Dusseldorf, Leeuwarden, Vorarlberg.

12 Pedestals, 12 Days, by 12 Artists, curated by Masahiro Kawanaka, galerie Weissraum, May 2017, Kyoto.

Proposition Void, Fettes College November 2014, Edinburgh.

Intersections, Patriothall Gallery, August 2014, Edinburgh.

Equilibrium, Whitespace, October 2013, Edinburgh.

Art Shower 2012, Contemporary Art Space Osaka (CASO), September 2012, Osaka.

Wicc imb Wicc, curated by Austin Camilleri as part of the Malta International Arts Festival 2012 at St. James Cavalier, featuring works by Tracey Emin and Giuseppe Hysler, July 2012, Valletta.

The Making of It, at the Old Ambulance Depot as part of the Edinburgh Annuale 2012, June 2012, Edinburgh.

23 kg 73cm x 40cm x 46cm, a folding and unfolding travelling exhibition, April 2012, Nagoya, Yamaguchi and Kyoto.

Sensory Worlds, curated by Rachel Harkness at INSPACE, December 2011, Edinburgh.

Drawing Attention, Cupar Arts Festival 2011, October 2011, Cupar, Scotland.

Arboretum, Patriothall Gallery, May 2011, Edinburgh.

Concrete Flows, a response to the site of Cumbernauld Town Centre, March 2011, Cumbernauld, Scotland.

RSA New Contemporaries 2011, selected Scottish graduates from 2010 degree shows at the Royal Scottish Academy, March 2011, Edinburgh.

Interlopers, An Lanntair, January 2011, Stornoway, Scotland.

Now Here, Point Hotel, December 2010, Edinburgh.

Vista, the Victoria Contemporary Art Tour, curated by Mario Cassar, November 2010, Gozo, Malta. 

The House of the Nobleman, curated by Wolfe von Lenkievicz, Victoria Golembiovskaya and Rebecca Wilson, with the participation of New Sensations 2010, Saatchi Gallery and Channel 4, featuring works by leading contemporary artists, October 2010, London.

Floored, for The Edinburgh Arts Festival 2010 at Meadowbank Arts Complex, August 2010, Edinburgh. Film Strips, Film House, September 2008, Edinburgh.

Second Nature, Skateraw, Richard Demarco’s Archive, September 2008, Dunbar, Scotland.




Residency 


Wasps Residency, 2020.
An Talla Solais Residency 2018.
The Robert Callender International Residency for Young Artists 2012.




Awards 


RSA Wasps Award 2019. Two weeks residency at Admiral’s House on the Isle of Skye.

Hope Scott Trust Grant 2019. New work towards As Coastline is to Ocean.

An Talla Solais Award at the RSA Open Exhibition 2017.

Selected from Edinburgh College of Art degree show 2012 for the The Robert Callender International Residency for Young Artists (RCIRYA).

Andrew Grant Major Travelling Award 2011.

Shortlisted from the art colleges in the UK by Mat Collishaw, Rachel Whiteread; Darren Flook; Alex Farquharson; and Soraya Rodriguez for the work Tixref to participate at the Saatchi New Sensations 2010.

First ranking at the Malta Arts Scholarship Awards 2010.

The James Cumming Award for Draughtsmanship 2010 for the work Tixref.

Selected from the Scottish Art Colleges degree shows 2010, for The New Contemporaries 2011 by the Royal Scottish Academy.

The Edinburgh Printmakers Award 2010.




Education 


MFA Art Space & Nature, distinction - The University of Edinburgh. 2010 – 2012

BA Hons Drawing and Painting, first class - Edinburgh College of Art. 2006 - 2010

BA Combined Studies - Edinburgh College of Art. 2005 - 2006

Credits in Philosophy and Theology - Angelicum Pontificia Universita` Roma. 2000 – 2005 

Credits in History of Art and Geography - University of Malta. 1999 – 2000