EDUCATION
MA Drawing, 2018  |  UAL Wimbledon College of Art
(UAL) Art and Design Foundation, 2015  |  City Literary Institute
BA (Hons) Contemporary Media Practice, 1994  |  University of Westminster
ADDITIONAL TRAINING
Discovering Voices, ICA Cultural Leadership Programme, 2008  |  Institute of Contemporary Art
SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Upcoming:
Breakfast Under The Tree
Group show, artists include:
Caroline Coon‌, Lenz Geerk‌, Hannah Quinlan & Rosie Hastings‌, Oscar Yi Hou‌, Cheyenne Julien‌, Jon Key‌, Doron Langberg‌, Lindsey Mendick‌, Jeffry Mitchell‌, Cassi Namoda‌, Toyin Ojih Odutola‌, Sola Olulode‌, Benjamin Senior‌, Salman Toor‌,
Curated by Russell Tovey.

Carl Freedman Gallery
28 Union Cres, Margate CT9 1NS

14 November 2020 – 31 January 2021


2020 - The Abstract Truth of Things Tiwani Contemporary Gallery, London W1W 8PB
2020 - Me, Myself and I
Collyer Bristow Gallery, London WC1R 4TF

2020 - Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing PrizeThe Gallery, De Montford University, Leicester
2020 - Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize
66 Orchard Place, London E14 OJY
2019 - Thinking GraphiteDrawing Projects UK, 10 Stallard Street, Wiltshire, BA14
2019 - Figure This!
Thames Side Studios Gallery,Woolwich, London SE18 5NR
2019 - Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize  |  Salisbury Museum, Wiltshire
2019 - Out of Darkness  |  St John on Bethnal Green, Cambridge Heath Road,  E2 9PA
2018 - Wimbledon College of Art MA Degree Show  |  Merton Hall, Wimbledon,  SW19 3QA
2018 - Against Static (Curated by Tania Kovats)  |  Wimbledon Space, Wimbledon,  SW19 3QA
2018 - Lumen Residency Exhibition  |  Crypt Gallery, Euston Rd, London NW1 2BA
2017 - New Perspectives  |  The Centre for Recent Drawing,  London N1 1SB
2017 - She Says  |  Nolia's Gallery, 60 Great Suffolk St, Bankside, London SE1 0B
2017 - Same Difference  |  The ArtSpace, Cass Art 103 Clarence St, Kingston upon Thames KT1 
2017 - East Wing Collective Group Show  |  Menier Gallery 51 Southwark St, London SE1 1RU
2016 - 100 x Madonna  |  The Crypt Gallery, Euston Road, London NW1 2BA
2016 - Art At The Bridge #7  |  Tower Bridge Engine Rooms, Tower Bridge Road, London, SE1 
RESIDENCIES
Lumen Residency
Atina, Italy, 3 - 17 August 2017
AWARDS
Shortlisted awardee 198 Gallery Women of Colour Award, 2020
Shortlisted for the Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize, 2019
PUBLICATIONS
Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Prize Catalogue, 2019, Editied by Anita Taylor ISBN 978-1-9999936-1-0
Figure This! Exhibition Catalogue, Edited by Elinca Cerla, ISBN 978-1697367522
Ethics: Preserving Voices Vulnerable to Erasure, Shades of Noir, 2018
PRESS ARTICLES
An exploration of the Abstract Truth of Things, Aurella Yussuf -
Read here
Frieze review, The Abstract Truth of Things
, Aida Amoako - Read here

IN CONVERSATION
THE SHOWROOM PRESENTS IN.FLO.RES.CENCE -
Andrew Pierre Hart, Charmaine Watkiss, Nduduzo Makhathini & Katherine Finerty - Watch here
COLLYER BRISTOW GALLERY - ME, MYSELF AND I - exhibition tour and talk with curator Rosalind Davis, watch here

TALKS AND SEMINARS
2019 - Figure This! - Panel discussion around socio political ideas embodied in figurative work
2019 - Speaker at Why Drawing Matters conference, Salisbury Museum, Wiltshire.
2019 - One hour artist talk to BA Fine Art students at Chelsea College of Art, London
2018 - I Am the Person I Know Best: Conversations Within Black Women's Art (Artist talk)  |  
The V&A Museum, London - Click here for more information.
2017 - An Evening with John Blanke (Artist talk)  |  The British Library, Euston Road, London
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2017 - Alev Lenz Studio: Panel Discussion & Workshop (Panel discussion exploring BME representation in the creative industries) | Alev Lenz Studio, London
COMMISSIONS
Rock Paper Scissors - Micro Commission from Drawing Room. I was one of a hand full of artists invited to create a downloadable activity pack for young children during the lockdown period. The idea was to create something engaging which also introduces them to our respective practices.

TEACHING
Trinity Buoy Wharf Drawing Workshop - Trinity Buoy Wharf as part of the TBW prize exhibition London
Drawing Memories Workshop - Drawing Projects, Trowbridge - part of Why Drawing Matters symposium
Thames Side Print Studio 2013 to Present - Introduction to Photo Lithography
Mark Product, Clerkenwell - Monthly life drawing class
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