2019 Plein Air Inspiration Garbatka, Poland
2018 Project development Trieste Italy
2017 CONNEXION 'Luggage Art' Oriel Brondanw Llanfrothen Gwynedd Wales UK
2017 SURVIVAL International Artists' Exhibition CAM Naples
2016 ONIR Circulo De Arte De Toledo Spain
2015 REAL-TIME Wales CAM Casoria Contemporary Art Museum Naples Italy
2015 Plein Air Residency Garbatka Poland
2014 In and Out of the Citadel Kobro Gallery Residency and Exhibition Lodz
2013 Kultur Salzburg Safir Estate Artists solidarity against loss of
culture in Europe
2012 Camouflage Salzburg
2011 CAM Art War European connect Video and new media shown from venues
2010 Ligacao Elvas Portugal
2008 CCAM Naples Internet works for ‘BODY’
2007 Museum of Contemporary Art, Skopje, Macedonia
2007 NEXO - Toledo, Spain
2007 Artist Proof - Art Mall, Haifa, Israel
2006 NEXO - Toledo, Spain
2006 Transpositions Seven Seven Gallery, London
2004 ‘Horizons' Haagse Kunstkring Den Haag
2003/04 Group exhibition – Bangor University European Innovation
2002 Group Exhibition Museo Municipal Ramon Aller Galicia, Spain
2002 Residency - Exposition VI Xuntanza - Obrdoiro Internacional Das Artes Plasicas "A SOLAINA" De Piloño
2000 Gwyl Gelf Harlech Art Biennale
1995 Sculpture - ‘Foreign Bodies' International group exhibition in Tokyo,
1994 inaugural Harlech Biennale Residencies
1973 Art Foundation Studies Wolverhampton Art College
1974-77 BA Hons Fine Art (sculpture) 1st class North Staffs Poly
1978 Post Grad Studies Art Education Birmingham
Professional Development since 1980
2008 - Initiating REAL-TIME Skype Art Connect linking Harlech with centres in Europe
2002 – Developing European Visual Artists’ Network
1994 - current Director Founder member of Harlech Biennale Curating exhibitions 1994 – current.
1989 – 2002 Director Project Manager Corlan Credigol Harlech delivering IT and creative workshops to the community. Funded by WDA
1990 Moved to Harlech, North Wales to set up studio at Oriel Senig
1985 Curriculum Development Group for Shropshire Education Authority Published – Art in Shropshire Schools
1982/84/86 – Contemporary Art Exhibition - Bridgnorth
1982 – 86 Further Education – evening classes
1980 - 90 Head of Art Bridgnorth Endowed School
1978 Appointed Art Teacher at Bridgnorth Endowed School
Articles, Publications, Broadcast and Youtube
2012 BBC World Service interview on culture and the arts with Antonio Manfredi, Director Casoria Contemporary Art
Museum, Naples broadcast from Rome and Harlech.
2012 BBC World Service interview on Culture and the arts from Boston USA.
2011 CAM Art War video shown on BBC Website.
2011 ‘Celfyddydau Gweledo Cymru‘ Visual Arts in Wales’ – Wales Arts International Publication P.16
‘Absence and Substance’ – Documented Art Space.
2004 Article on my work In 'Exhibitions Den Hague' from the exhibition ‘Horizon’ at Haagse Kunstkring Gallery Den Hague.
1983 Paper on Marcel Duchamp to Birmingham MA students School of Art Education
Project Development and Realisation
2002 Set up ICAW Documented Art Space to develop International Artist
exchange Residencies in Harlech. Linking with Italy, Poland, Spain
Israel and Macedonia.
1999 Established Corlan Creadigol Harlelch 3 Year Project to promote
Creative ITC skills in Gwynedd.
1994 Established Harlech Biennale
1985 Joint working party for Shropshire LEA publishing the influential document. ‘Art in Shropshire Schools' as a framework for the then new National Curriculum in Art & Design.
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