CV

Education

1986   Masters Degree (Ceramics) – University of Wales Institute Cardiff (UWIC)

1985   BA(Hons) Ceramic Design, 1st Class Honours – CIHE

1982   Ceramics Higher Certificate – Herefordshire College of Art & Design

Exhibitions & Commissions

2011   ‘Handcrafted In Britain’ – Solo Exhibition

The Conran Shop, Michelin House, London

2010   ‘Ceramics at the Teahouse’ – 2 Person Exhibition

Waterloo Teahouse, Cardiff

2008   Cyfartha Castle/ Ironworks, Photo Trail, Ceramic Paving

Glamorgan Gates, Merthyr Tydfil

2006   ‘A Quality of Light’ – Wall Mounted Installation

Makers Guild, Craft In The Bay, Cardiff

2005   Purchase Prize Ceramics Exhibition

Wales Millenium Centre, Cardiff

2004   ‘Les lustres et les Reveries de la Lumieres’ – International Exhibition

Maison de la Ceramique Contemporaine, Giroussens, France

Art & The Travelling Landscape, Poems & Waymarkers

Sustrans for Spen Valley Greenway, Yorkshire

2000   ‘The Cat Scratched Little Johnny’, Contemporary Ceramics from Wales

Aberystwyth Arts Centre/ Wrexham Arts Centre, Wales

1999   Architectural Urns, National Trust

The Orangery, Powis Castle, Newtown, Wales

1998   ‘Welsh Ceramics’ (Arts Council of Wales Funded)

Ceramic Gallery, Paddington, Australia

1996   ‘Teapotmania’ – Touring Exhibition

Norwich Castle Museum, Norwich, England

1995   ‘Lustreware’ – Selected Exhibition, Lustreware Ceramics

Rufford Craft Centre, Nottingham, England

1992   ‘Oriel Joseph Gallery’ – Name Plaque

National Museum of Wales, Cathays Park, Cardiff

1989   ‘Twelve Studio Potters in Wales’

Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, Wales

Awards & Residencies

2003   ‘Neptune Frieze’ – The Compass Garden, Barry Mayled

Gold Medal Winner, Chelsea Flower Show, England

2002   Artist in Residence – Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire

Career Development Grant – Arts Council of Wales

Digital Technology and Application to Glaze Processes

1998   Cardiff Bay Development Corporation, Ocean Park

Research into Signage, Orientation and Input by Visual Artists

1997   Winston Churchill Fellowship

Research into Architectural Ceramics and Reduction Lustre

Portugal & Southern Spain

1993   Gold Medal Winner, National Eisteddfod of Wales

Llanelwyd, Wales

Work In Public Collections

International Collection of the Welsh Assembly, New York

National Museum of Wales, Cathays Park, Cardiff

City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, Queens Road, Bristol

Hereford City Museum and Art Gallery, Broad Street, Hereford

Work In Publications

2012   ’21st Century Ceramics – The First Decade’

Lark Books, USA

2009   ‘500 Plates & Chargers – Innovative Expressions of Function & Style’

Lark Books, USA

2007   ‘Design Wales’ – Online Article, Richard Porch

2006   ‘World Contemporary Public Art – Ceramic Works’

Zhang Yushan

2004    ‘Brickworks’

Gwen Heeney: Publishers A&C Black

2001   ‘Divine Light’ – A survey of reduced pigment lustre, Paul Spence

Ceramic Review: Issue 189 May/June

‘Reduced Lustre, Electric Kiln Process’, Pauline Monkcom

Ceramic Review: Issue 190 July/August

1998   Ceramic Art & Perception: Issue 33

‘Ceramics from Wales – A Selected Exhibition’, Michael Flynn