Awards & Publications
As an emerging artist, my work continues way beyond the studio and I have been working hard behind the scenes to raise my profile and become more widely known, including entering open calls and competitions and looking for other other publicity opportunities.
I am delighted to confirm two prestigious recent award nominations:
- Longlisted for the Visual Art Open Award 2023
- Longlisted for the Visual Artist’s Association Professional Artist Award 2023
- Honourable Mention in the prestigious Artist of the Month Competition at Influx Gallery.
I'm truly excited about my progress and achievements so far and I'm confident that this is just the start... watch this space for updates.
VISUAL ART OPEN 2023
LONGLISTED July 2023
I'm excited to announce that I have been Longlisted for the Visual Art Open Award 2023! With thousands of exceptional entries from around the globe, this is a massive honour. While I have everything crossed for the next stage of the competition, I am genuinely over the moon to have got this far.
I am not sure which of my piece(s) has been longlisted, but shown here are the contenders: Bridges I to IV & High Rise Living.
PROFESSIONAL ARTIST OF THE YEAR 2023
VISUAL ARTISTS ASSOCIATION (VAA)
LONGLISTED July 2023
I'm honoured and delighted to have been Longlisted for the VAA Professional Artist of the Year Award 2023! This prestigious Award is open globally, so I am delighted that my 2022 piece, Bridges IV, has been Longlisted. While I have everything crossed for the next stage of the competition, I am genuinely over the moon to have got this far.
ARTIST OF THE MONTH @ INFLUX GALLERY
I'm over the moon to have been Awarded an Honourable Mention in the prestigious Artist of The Month Awards @ Influx Gallery for July 2023. A global competition with an exceptionally high standard of entries, I am delighted that Chronos II from my new abstract collection has already received this wonderful recognition.
ARTIST INTERVIEW, INFLUX GALLERY
I'm delighted to have been featured in an in-depth artist interview too, which is now live on the gallery website.
Answering questions like:
️Did your schooling or work affect your creative development?
Where do you get your inspiration and influences?️
️What techniques and mediums do you use; what is your process & intention?
How do you see your mixed media works evolving over the next 10 years?
️How do you use storytelling, and what themes and topics have inspired these complex multi-faceted narratives?
Curious to get behind the scenes? Watch the teaser in the video... and then read the full interview by clicking on the button...
EDITORIAL, CHERWELL LIFESTYLE
I'm excited to announce that my latest series, highlighting the challenges to biodiversity in the UK, is being featured in the April Edition of Cherwell Lifestyle.
This local, glossy magazine for Northern Oxfordshire is distributed to over 10,000 households and businesses in the area and is now being stocked in larger supermarkets as well.
I'm absolutely thrilled to have been able to secure this coverage to promote this important message. I'm also hoping that other opportunities will arise from this, as coverage helps me raise awareness and gain momentum!!
ARTIST CLOSEUP MAGAZINE #3
I am absolutely delighted to have been selected for the February 2023 edition of Artist Closeup Magazine. Founded by artists and followed by art lovers, collectors and curators alike, this publication is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing online art blogs.
Open the online magazine below and you will soon see why. I'm in the company of someincreadible talent and this publication is well worth a virtual flick through.