Education

The Heatherley School of Fine Art Diploma in Portraiture, 2013-2015

City College Brighton and Hove, BTEC Foundation Diploma in Art and Design level 3, 2013

DPhil in Theoretical and Particle Physics, Sussex University, 2013

Short courses in Art and Design and Photography, City College Brighton and Hove, Phoenix Brighton, University of the Arts London, City Lit London, The London Atelier of Representational Art, the Art Academy London, and others since 2009

 

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Sing, O Goddess, the Wrath, Tasarım Bakkalı, Kadiköy, Istanbul

2017 A Tale of Two Cities, Matthews Yard, Croydon, London

2014 Form and Movement, part of Islington Exhibits 2014, Blighty Coffee, Finsbury Park, London, with Rowan Arts

 

Group Exhibitions

2018 Dulwich Art Group annual exhibition, Dulwich, London, with the Dulwich Art Group

2018 Turf Projects Open Studio Day, Croydon, London, with Turf Projects

2017 Genius in Beauty, A&D Gallery, Marylebone, London, with the Hornshaw Gallery

2017 World of Co Residency Final Exhibition, Cosmos Coworking Camp, Sofia, Bulgaria

2017 What it is to Be Me, Elizabeth James Gallery, London

2017 Croydon Life Drawing Art Exhibition, Matthews Yard, Croydon, S London, with Descart.es

2016 Haihatus International 5, Haihatus Art Centre, Joutsa, Finland

2016  Exhibit Here Summer Exhibition, Menier Gallery, London Bridge, London, with Exhibit Here

2016 Unleashed, Menier Gallery, London Bridge, London, with Exhibit Here

2015 The Heatherleys School of Fine Art end of year exhibition, The Heatherleys School of Fine Art, London

2015 Dulwich Art Group Open House, Dulwich Festival, Dulwich, London, with the Dulwich Art Group

2015 Rare Art, Menier Gallery, London Bridge, London, with Exhibit Here

2014 Visions of Colour, Chase House, Southgate, London, with Exhibit Here

2014 The Heatherleys School of Fine Art end of year exhibition, The Heatherleys School of Fine Art, London

2014 Exhibit Here Summer Exhibition 2014, 59 London Wall, London, with Exhibit Here

2014 Oh the Places you'll Go, the People you'll Meet, Resource for London, Islington, London, with Rowan Arts

2013 Off the Ground, Resource for London, Islington, London, with Rowan Arts

2013 Bright on Ideas, City College Brighton and Hove, Brighton

2013 Sussex County Arts Club Open Studio, Brighton

2013 Brighton and Hove Arts Council 2013 Spring Exhibition, Brighton

2012 Group Foundation Students exhibition, City College Brighton and Hove, Brighton

2012 Mini Works, Grey Area, Brighton

 

Awards, Grants and Selections

2018 Town Hall Arts Open 2018, Trowbridge Town Hall, Trowbridge, Wiltshire [selectors: Anita Taylor, Ali Brown, Katie Ackrill]

2017 Dulwich Art Group figurative art exhibition, Copper Beech Cafe, Dulwich, London, with the Dulwich Art Group [selectors: Rebecca Allen and Gill Day]

2017 Lovely Gallery Open 2017, The Lovely Gallery, London [selector: Anna Lovely]

2017 The Coffee Art Project, London Coffee Festival, Old Truman Brewery, London

2016 Shortlisted, the BP Portrait Award 2016

2016 Summer Exhibition, Highgate Contemporary Art, Highgate, London [selector: Hannah Ivory Baker]

2015 Fishslab Gallery Open Competition and Exhibition, Fishslab Gallery, Whitstable

2015 The Heatherley Prize for Printmaking, The Heatherley School of Fine Art

2014 Lauderdale House Open Photography Competition, Lauderdale House, Highgate Hill, London

2014 Longlisted, Brighton Photo Fringe OPEN14

2013 Winner, Brighton BlowUp 2013 commission for Phoenix Brighton

2013 Shortlisted works exhibition, Art Republic Visual Arts Prize 2013, Brighton

 

Residencies

2018 Tasarım Bakkalı, Istanbul, Turkey

2017 World of Co, Sofia, Bulgaria

2016 Taidelaitos Haihatus (Haihatus Art Centre), Joutsa, Finland

 

Media [see also Words About my Practice]

2018 Milliyet, online edition, Turkey

2014 Kensington and Chelsea Today

2014 Islington Exhibits 2014 blog

 

Collections

Work in private collections in the UK, the US and Spain

 

Publications

Writings on art on

http://www.miguelsopenaarts.com/updatesnews

http://www.medium.com/

http://www.bebee.com/

Affiliations

Member of the Dulwich Art Group since 2014

Member of the London Print Studio since 2017