QUALIFICATIONS

Royal College of Art MA (1983 – 1986)
Exeter College of Art and Design BA (hons) Painting (Class 1) (1978 – 1981)

COMMISSIONS

This is a rough fee-guide for a single portrait. Frame, travel & accommodation expenses are not included. For groups and non-standard sizes please ask for a quote.

I am happy to travel to sitters and like one to five sittings depending on the complexity of the work.

Oil

20 x 16”   50cm x 40cm   = £2950

24 x 20”   60cm x 50cm   = £3650

30 x 25”   76cm x 63cm   = £4950

36 x 28”   90cm x 70cm   = £6250

40 x 30”   100cm x 76cm   = £8250

50 x 40”   120cm x 100cm   = £10500

60 x 40”   150cm x 100cm   = £12000

EXHIBITIONS

Group Exhibitions

  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2019
  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2018
  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2017
  • BP Portrait Award Annual Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London 2016
  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2016
  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2015
  • Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London 2014
  • The Folio Society, Gulbenkian Hall, Royal College of Art, London
  • ‘X’, The Tannery, London
  • South West Open, Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery
  • ‘Compendia’, Spacex Gallery, Exeter
  • ‘Goodwill’, Spacex Gallery, Exeter
  • ‘Doobraak’ Illustration from the Royal College of Art, The Berlage, Amsterdam
  • ‘Breakthrough’, Exhibition 25 years of Illustration, Royal College of Art, London
  • Blackheath Gallery, London

Solo Exhibitions

  • Gulbenkian Hall, Royal College of Art, London
  • Spacex Gallery, Exeter
  • Honiton Arts Festival, Honiton
  • The Gardner Centre, University of Sussex, Brighton
  • The Brewhouse Gallery, Taunton

AWARDS

  • Arts Council Artists' International Development Fund Award ‘Painting the Amish’ 2017
  • BP Travel Award Finalist 2016
  • Bulldog Portrait Bursary Finalist, Royal Society of Portrait Painters 2014
  • Janet Konstam Trust Travel and Research Award, Verrochio Arts Centre, Italy 1999
  • Folio Society 50th Anniversary Illustration Competition, Gulbenkian Hall, Royal College of Art 1997
  • Special Commendation South West Open 1990
  • Madame Tussauds Prize for Figurative Art, Royal College of Art 1985
  • Royal College Drawing Prize 1985
  • Brian Robb Travel Scholarship, Italy 1984
  • Rupert Acott Prize for Figure Painting, Exeter College of Art and Design 1981

NOTABLE SITTERS

  • Physicist and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili OBE for the British Humanist Association
  • Singer and songwriter Laura Mvula