Exhibitions and Collections

Solo Exhibitions:

  • 2013  -  Concordance, Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
  • 2006  -  Sensual Austerity, The Hub: National Centre for Craft and Design and Bolton Museum and Art Gallery
  • 2004  -  Serial Repetition Grosvenor Museum, Chester.
  • 1999  -  Southern Arts Touring Exhibition Service. Maidstone Library Gallery.
  • 1999  -  Kunstindustrimuseum, Copenhagen.
  • 1997  -  Southern Arts Touring Exhibition Service. Banbury Museum, Oxfordshire; Viables Craft Centre, Basingstoke; The Winchester Gallery, Hampshire.

Group Exhibitions:

  • 2013  -  Cloth & Memory {2}, Salts Mill, Saltaire, Shipley.
  • 2011  -  Transformations, Smiths Row Gallery, Bury St Edmunds.
  • 2011  -  Z Depth Buffer (joint exhibition with Sally Morfill), 5 Years Gallery, London
  • 2011  -  Bite-Size: Miniature Textiles from Japan and the UK, Japan House Gallery, Daiwa Anglo Japanese Foundation
  • 2011  -  PGR Exhibition, Norwich University College of the Arts, Norwich
  • 2010  -  Thinking Practice, Norwich University College of the Arts, Norwich
  • 2010  -  Material Evidence, Corsham Court Centre, University of Bath
  • 2009  -  4°: Intro, Cube Gallery, Manchester
  • 2009  -  Encounter, Contemporary Urban Centre. Greenland Street, Liverpool
  • 2008  -  Cloth and Culture NOW, Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich; Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
  • 2007  -  Unbound (Group exhibition with artists Caroline Broadhead, Susie MacMurray and Elizabeth Smith), Turnpike Gallery, Leigh
  • 2007  -  Business as Usual, Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham.
  • 2005  -  Reveal, Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery
  • 2005  -  Hands Across the Border. Ruthin Craft Centre; The Hub, Sleaford; Mission Gallery, Swansea: The Black Swan Gallery, Frome.
  • 2004/2005  -  Through the Surface, Collaborating Textile Artists from Britain and Japan. James Hockey and Foyer Galleries, The Surrey Institute of Art & Design University College, Farnham; Brighton and Hove Museum and Art Gallery; The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Art, Norwich; Bankfield Museum, Huddersfield, and Piece Hall, Halifax; Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery; Kyoto Museum of Modern Art, Kyoto.
  • 2002  -  The Gaps Between, International Textile Biannual 2002. Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
  • 2002  -  Jerwood Applied Arts Prize 2002: Textiles. Crafts Council, London; Salford Museum and Art Gallery, Manchester; Crafts Council of Ireland, Kilkenny; Ulster Museum, Belfast
  • 2001  -  The 10th International Triennial of Tapestry. Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland
  • 2001  -  Dovetail. Travelling Gallery, City Art Centre, Edinburgh
  • 2000 -  The Contemplative Stitch. H&R Block Artspace at The Kansas City Art Institute, USA
  • 1999 -  The 6th International Textile Competition ’99 - Kyoto. Museum of Kyoto, Japan
  • 1999 -  (Un) Limited. Diversity and Change in International Contemporary Craft. Crafts Council, London.
  • 1999 -  Textures of Memory: The Poetics of Cloth. Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham; Pittshanger Gallery, London; Piece Hall, Halifax; MAC, Birmingham
  • 1998 -  Knot as They Seam: Puns and Permutations in Fibre Arts. Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, USA
  • 1998 -  Contemporary Embroidery: An International Perspective. The Arts Centre at Dockland, Bermuda
  • 1998 -  Joint exhibition with Claire Curneen. MAC, Birmingham
  • 1998 -  Stitch. Bury St. Edmunds Art Gallery
  • 1998 -  Natural Resources. Ruthin Crafts Centre, Oriel 31, Newtown
  • 1997 -  Flexible 2 Pan European Art. Nederland Textielmuseum, Tilburg, Netherlands; Galeria Awangarda, Wroclaw, Poland; Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester, Great Britain
  • 1997 -  British Art Textiles. Bury St. Edmunds Art Gallery; Watermans Art Centre, Brentford; Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate; Braintree District Museum, Bonnington Gallery, Nottingham; Orleans Hose Gallery, Twickenham; MAC, Birmingham; Durham Art Gallery
  • 1997 -  Leinen. Galerie Handwerk, Munich, Germany

Collections:          

  • Crafts Council, London
  • Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester
  • ‘Doing Without: Sustaining 7 Square Metres’ purchased by the Contemporary Art Society Special Collection Scheme on behalf of Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery with funds from the Arts Council Lottery, 2003
  • Collaborative piece ‘Pockets/Ventillation Grill’ [produced as an outcome of Through the Surface, Collaborating Textile Artists from Britain and Japan] purchased by the Contemporary Art Society Special Collection Scheme on behalf of Nottingham Castle Museum & Art Gallery with funds from the Arts Council Lottery, 2004