About Me.

1990 BA Hons (1st Class) Bristol Polytechnic
1992 MA Cardiff Institute of Fine Art
2001/2 Diploma – Art Therapy Foundation course, Goldsmiths, London

1997, Visiting speaker – Hotbath Gallery for the Te Atinga Contemporary Maori Arts Event. Bath Festival
1993-1995, Visiting Lecturer, University of West of England
2004 Workshops at Weston College of Art, Foundation students – a response to the current exhibition by members of Studio Upstairs Bristol.

Solo Exhibitions
‘Silent Letters’
1993 University of Bristol, Glyn Wickham Theatre
‘Fat like the Sun’
1995 The Crypt, St.George’s, Bristol
‘Bend in the River’
1993 University of Bournemouth Campus, Bournemouth International Arts Festival
2002 ‘Station’
artist residency, final piece ‘Succah’ installation/ wallpaintings and one day event looking at ideas around the concept of hospitality.

Group Exhibitions
1990 Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, ‘Women for Art’
1990 Royal West of England Academy, Bristol, ‘Bristol and Cheltenham Fine Art Graduates’
1990 Royal West of England 138th Autumn Exhibition
1991 Bonhams, Knightsbridge, London, ‘Painting Today’
1991 Ben Uri Gallery, Dean Street, London, ‘Discernible Traces?’
1992 West Wharf Gallery, Cardiff, (M. A. Show).
1994 Bransky’s Restaurant, Bristol, ‘Spice Paintings’
1995 Jewish Arts festival at the Cockpit Theatre, London, ‘Series of Ketubot’ (Marriage certificates)
1995 Women Art Works, Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery, ‘Broad Boards’
1996 Concourse Gallery, Barbican Centre, London, ‘Rubies and Rebels’
1997 Touring exhibition, ‘Zero Tolerance’
1997 Create Centre Bristol,
1998 ‘Absence of Images’ Four abstract painters Hotbath Gallery, Bath
1999 Leigh Court, Bristol Conference Centre, Abbots Leigh, Bristol.
2000 The Jewish Museum London Millennium exhibition
2000 ‘Rites of Passage’ Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester.
2001 2003 Spike Island Open
2002 Best of British Painting. Royal West of England Academy of Art. Bristol.
2004 – 2012 Spike Island Open

1998 Spike Island Artists Exchange, Tuzla, Bosnia, Exhibitions in Screbrenik and Tuzla
1998 Collaboration with Bristol Black Writers’ Group, Spike Island Launch ‘Speaking between the lines’ Poetic play written with Restee Kabi from the Bristol Black Writer’s group. Bristol.
1998 Performance of “Speaking between the lines” at Spike Island.
1999 Performance of “Speaking between the lines”, ‘Poetry tent’ Glastonbury Music Festival.
2003 The Crypt, St George’s Brandon Hill. ‘Conversation’ joint exhibition with Tanya Abadjieva.
2004 May “Feet above your Heart” Video and Installation with Helen Reed, Spike Open.
2005 – 2007 Collaboration with Annette Chevallier to set up Art within Medicine, projects in Moshi, Tanzania.
2005 Reflections of a garden, collaboration with Annette Chevallier to make 10 banners for the Tithe Barn at Bourton House, Bourton on the Hill, Glos.
2006 Commission to make banners for 40th Anniversary celebration for Resurgence Magazine at Oxford Examination Halls, High Street, Oxford. Collaboration with Tanya Abadjieva.
2009 Arts and Health collaboration with Annette Chevallier to continue our art training project – visit to Ramallah on West Bank, Palestine.
2008 & 2010 Making and Painting 1 and 11 – group exhibition at the Guild, Bristol

Articles & Publications
1995 Issues in Architecture, Art and Design -Gender and Ethnicity, ‘zipporah’ front cover .
1996 Rubies and Rebels catalogue. Editor Monica Bohm-duchen

Paintings in Public Collections
Institute of Epidemiology, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London
Paintings In Hospitals, London
Institute of Child Health, University of Bristol
Bristol Children’s Hospital, Dept of Dermatology.