Born:
1964, Stalybridge, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Lives & Works:
London, United Kingdom

Education:
1993-5 Painting M.A. Royal College of Art, London
1983-6 Fine Art B.A. (Hons), Sheffield City Polytechnic
1981-2 Fine Art Foundation, Tameside College of Art and Technology


Solo Exhibitions:

2017
Hickster Projects, Siena *forthcoming July
Drumming Nude, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver

2016
Factory to Palace, Sid Motion Gallery, London
Mini Bar, Farbvision, Berlin

2015
Journeys to the Interior, Belmacz, London
Studio for a Mind, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver

2014
Concrete Oblique, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen

2013
Studio Stories, Galleria Bianca, Palermo
They Bloom at Night, Belmacz, London
A Gentleman Abroad, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver

2012
England Sleeps, Poppy Sebire, London
Mudpusher Blues, ZieherSmith, New York

2011
A Yellow Bird at Night, Peter Bergman ALP Gallery, Stockholm

2010
A Maid For Paint, Poppy Sebire, London

2009
Akinci Gallery, Amsterdam
Orders from Chaos, Peter Bergman ALP Gallery, Stockholm

2008
Some Have Eyes, Wilkinson Gallery, London
Night Painting, Sunday L.E.S., New York

2006
Solo Presentation, Vienna Art Fair, Vienna
Heavy Easel, Norwich Gallery, Norwich

2005
New Works, Durham Light Infantry Museum, Durham
The Boy is Made of Plastic, Reg Vardy Gallery, Sunderland
New Ways to be Alone, Wilkinson Gallery, London

2003
New Works, Waygood Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

2002
Liste 2002, Young Art Fair, Basel
New Works, Nylon Gallery, London

2001
I, Mancunian, The Lowry Gallery, Salford touring under different titles to Nottingham, Angel Row, Leeds City Art Gallery and James Hockey Gallery, Surrey Institute
New Works, Studio Raffaelli, Trento

2000
Some Things Smell in Denmark, Nylon, London
New Works, University of Northumbria at Newcastle Gallery

1998
England til it Hurts, Berwick Gymnasium Gallery, Berwick-Upon-Tweed

1997
Poets and Dentists, The 312 Gallery, London

1996
IF, Alternative Art Galleries, London

1994
Bummed, The Hockney Gallery, R.C.A. London

1990
One Man Show, The Graves Gallery, Sheffield


Group Shows:

2017
A Sense of Place, Simmons and Simmons, London

2016
A Splinter in the Sun (three person show), Narrative Projects, London
Grit: 11 Painters, Mercer Chance, London
The Abject Object, Wimbeldon Space, University of the Arts, London
The Conformist, Belmacz, London

2015
Foule Parlement, Rye Creative Centre, Rye
A Bestiary, Turf Projects, London
Hunted Projects, Works on Paper, Gast Atelier LEO XIII, Tilburg
Ground, (two person show), Attic, Nottingham

2014
The Nutcracker, Belmacz, London
Group Painting Show, Angell Gallery, Toronto
Tower, Monte Clark Gallery, Vancouver
Unplanned Memories (two person show), Transition Gallery, London

2013
Gen x, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, San Marino
Lions on Water, Belmacz, London
The Paregon and the Gutter, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen
Painting Past and Present, Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle

2012
Ever Since I put your picture in a frame, Carlton Place, Glasgow
London 12, City Gallery, Prague
See Through, Belmacz Gallery, London

2011
Working Against the System, Gallery North, Newcastle
Pulsed, A.S.C Gallery, London
From London, Art Nueve Gallery, Murcia
Hurricane Lamb, Duff House, Aberdeenshire

2010
She Awoke with a Jerk, Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York
Puce Moment, Transition Gallery, London

2009
Paperview, John Jones Project Space, London
Repitition Paintwork 3, Galerie Borchart, Hamburg
Summer Show, Gallery Akinci, Amsterdam
Paintwork 2, SW1 Gallery, London
Being There, Gallery Akinci, Amsterdam
A Sort of Night to the Mind, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury and Artary Galerie, Stuttgart  

2008
Presence, Tony Wight Gallery, Chicago

2007
Inaugural Show, Peter Bergman, ALP Gallery, Stockholm
Slim Volume, Hotel Gallery, Toronto

2004
John Moores 23, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
Sidelonging, 117 Commercial Road, London
Works on Paper, Keith Talent Gallery, London

2003
The Painting Show, Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
Dirty Pictures, The Approach, London
Yes! I am a long way from home, Wolverhampton Gallery touring to The Nunnery, London, Northern Gallery of Contemporary-Art, Sunderland, Herbert Read Gallery, Canterbury
The Cat Show, Acme Gallery, Los Angeles
Arcadia, Laurent Delaye Gallery, London

2002
Painting and Illustration, The Luckman Institute, Los Angeles
Closer, Standpoint Gallery, London
Glossies, Keith Talent Gallery, London
Yesteryear, Nowadays, Hales Gallery, London
Air Guitar, Milton Keynes Gallery, touring to The Cornerhouse, Manchester, Angel Row, Nottingham

2001
The Record Sleeve Show, VTO Gallery, London
Modern Love, Hobbypop Museum, Dusseldorf touring to VTO Gallery, London

2000
Zeitgenossen/Contemporanians; Malerei, 20;21 Galerie, Essen
The Poster Show, Cabinet Gallery, London
Homage to the Budokhan, Foyles Gallery, London
Vim and Vigour, Mass, Sheffield

1999
The Poster Show, Gavin Brown Enterprises, New York
Anthony Wilkinson Gallery, London
EAST International, Norwich Art Gallery, Norwich

1997
Bad Reproduction, Thames Valley University Gallery, London

1991
John Moores 17, The Walker Gallery, Liverpool

1990
Revolver, The Graves Gallery, Sheffield

1989
12, The Leadmill, Sheffield

1998
The Mappin Open, Mappin Gallery, Sheffield