EDUCATION

Master of Fine Arts (MFA), with distinction
University of Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, January 2011 – June 2013

Dissertation: The Printer’s Grey: Alchemy, Ritual and Performance in Fine Art Printmaking

Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts (Fine Arts), cum laude
University of Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa, January 2007 – December 2010

Coursework: Fine Arts practice, Drawing, Art History, Visual Studies, Theory of Art, English Studies

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Traditional and contemporary printmaking techniques, Photogravure and early photographic printing, chemistry and the physics of light, curating, gender studies, poetics of human experience and psychology, physical properties of objects and materials

EXHIBITIONS

Solo Shows
2017

“Of the Mastery of Metal and Light”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 10 Nov – 9 Dec

2014

“The Printer’s Grey: Alchemy, Ritual and Performance in Fine Art Printmaking” (Masters exhibition), Michaelis Gallery, Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town

Group Shows
2018

“Memory”, Royal Over-Seas League Arts, London, UK. 27 Aug – 25 Nov

“#Meetthemembers: Summer Exhibition 2018”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 12 Jul – 31 Aug

“Big Painting & Mini Prints”, Wingfield Barns, Suffolk, UK. 21 – 29 Apr

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, ARTSPACE, Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK. 5 – 10 Apr

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, Granary Gallery, Maugersbury, Gloucestershire, UK. 16 – 18 Mar

2017

“Print City”, Morley Gallery, London, UK. 31 Oct – 11 Nov

“Mini:Print Printmakers Council Prize Exhibition”, Morley Gallery, London, UK. 31 Oct – 11 Nov

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, The New Cut, Halesworth, Suffolk. 1 – 4 Dec

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, Art Space, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK. 17 – 19 Nov

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, Nunns Yard, Norwich, Norfolk, UK. 20 – 23 Oct

“Hahnemühle Mini Print Exhibition 2017”, The Garage Gallery, Aldeburgh, Suffolk, UK. 22 – 26 Sep

“Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition 2017”, The Hall Awa Japanese Handmade Paper, Tokushima, Japan. 7 Oct – 29 Oct

“Summer Members Exhibition 2017”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 13 July- 25 Aug

“The Latest Edition”, Linden Hall Studio Contemporary Art Gallery, Kent, UK. 9 July – 30 July

“Lasting Impressions : a selection of works from the Printmakers Council archive”, Scarborough art gallery, UK. 25 Mar – 18 Jun

“Loosely Bound”, Printroom, Suffolk, UK. 11 Dec 2016 – 8 Jan

2016

“Loosely Bound”, Highgate Literary & Scientific Institution, London, UK. 18 Nov – 1 Dec

“Summer Members Exhibition 2016”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 24 June- 26 Aug

2015

“Drawing a group show”, GUS Gallery, Stellenbosch, South Africa. 6 – 30 Oct. Curated by Lucy Turpin

“Printopia: How and Why Artists Reproduce”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 31 July – 30 Sep

2014

“Familiar”, Art Week Cape Town, Swains Yard Studios, Cape Town

“Exhale”, ArtSpace Durban, South Africa

2013

“Small works, big ideas”, ART gallery, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

2012

“Dark side of the Moon”, second year Master of Fine Art students, Michaelis Gallery, University of Cape Town and Wits Substation, University of Witwatersrand

“Steek”, Visual Arts Department staff exhibition, Sasol Art Museum, Stellenbosch

Curated Shows
2018

“#Meetthemembers: Summer Exhibition 2018”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 12 Jul – 31 Aug

““Underway Studio: An Exhibition of Contemporary Printmaking”, London Print Studio, London. UK. 7 Jun – 7 Jul

2017

“Of the Mastery of Metal and Light”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 10 Nov – 9 Dec

“Summer Members Exhibition 2017”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 13 July- 25 Aug

“Small Print International”, touring exhibition displayed at London Print Studio, London, UK. 27 Apr – 20 May

2016

“Summer Members Exhibition 2016”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 24 June- 26 Aug

2012

“Dark side of the Moon”, second year Master of Fine Art students, Michaelis Gallery, University of Cape Town and Wits Substation, University of Witwatersrand

2010

“Gradex”, head curator, University of Stellenbosch graduate exhibition, Visual Arts Department , Stellenbosch University

Permanent collections

V&A Museum, Word and Image Department Archive, United Kingdom

V&A Museum Archive Department, United Kingdom

Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition Supporters Collection, Japan

Scarborough Art Gallery and Museum (Printmakers Council Archive)

Stellenbosch University Visual Arts Department Archive

Workshops
2014

5-day etching workshop, CCIBA (Centre for Comic Illustration & Book Arts), Stellenbosch University, Western Cape, South Africa

3-day monotype workshop for art centre scholars, William Humphries Art Gallery Print Studio, Kimberley, South Africa

2011 – 2013

5 day etching workshops, CCIBA (Centre for Comic Illustration & Book Arts), Stellenbosch University, Western Cape, South Africa

Public talks
2017

“Of the Mastery of Metal and Light: Gravure processes in contemporary fine art printmaking”, London, UK. 22 Nov

2015

“Caring for Print”, London Print Studio, London, UK. 5 Sep

Press

“Age-old works of art”, Cape Times, 22 June 2012