Biography

Education

Art History Course, Venice, Florence and Rome 1979

Slade School of Fine Art, University College, London (BA Hons 1st class) 1979-1983
Awards

BP Portrait Travel Award (China) 1993

British Institution Fund Award, Royal Academy (London) 1984

Boise Travel Scholarship (Italy) 1983

Fellowships

Associate Fellow of Saybrook College, Yale University, USA (since 2003)

Tour artist with HRH the Prince of Wales

  • Argentina 1999
  • Uruguay 1999
  • The Falkland Islands 1999
  • Hong Kong 1997
  • Oman 1995

Artist in Residence

Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival, Finland 1995

Hambros Bank, New York 1991
Collections

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales

The House of Commons, Westminster, London

Hambros Bank, London, New York, Hong Kong

The National Portrait Gallery, London

Barings Bank, London

Teaching

Drawing classes, London
1987-1993
2009 – present

Drawing classes, Newport
for Growing Space, a charity for people with mental health problems to do gardening
2010 – present

The Prince’s Drawing School 2003-2010

Drawing classes, New York 2000

Painting tours in Turkey with Westminster Classic Tours 1995-1998

Painting class at the National Portrait Gallery, London 1994

Art & History of Art, Dulwich College, London 1985-1987