Lives and works in Edinburgh
b. 1984, Kirkcaldy, Scotland

BA(hons) Animation, DJCAD, Dundee, 2002-06

Client work - www.studiolemm.co.uk


Residencies/Awards

2017 - Jon Schueler Scholarship, Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Skye
2015 - Illustrator in Residence, House of Illustration, London
2015 - Hope Scott Trust Award
2014 - The Bothy Project + lifeoffthegrid.net, Sweeney’s Bothy, Isle Of Eigg
2014 - Ethnograms Micro-residency, lifeoffthegrid.net + ASCUS, Dovecot studios, Edinburgh
2014 - The Chamberlain Lab, Strathclyde University + ASCUS, Glasgow


Exhibitions 

Solo:
2018 - Passing Place, Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Skye, UK
2016 - Mapping King's Cross, House of Illustration, London, UK
2015 - Debris and Phenomena, Edinburgh Printmakers, UK

Selected Group + Screenings:
2018 - RSA Open 2018, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK
2018 - 3x3, Archi Fringe @ Edinburgh Printmakers, UK
2018 - Simply Beaming w/ Embassy Gallery + Maruseppu Art Residency, Rat Hole Gallery, Tokyo, JP
2017 - RSA Open 2017, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK
2017 - Paper To Gold, Edinburgh Printmakers, UK
2017 - Open Close, Royal Mile, Edinburgh, UK
2016 - Fest Anca International Animation Festival, Zilina, SK
2016 - Blueprint : Works on Paper, DOK Artist Space, Edinburgh, , UK
2015 - Aesthetica Short Film Festival, York, UK
2015 -  KLIK! Animation Festival, Amsterdam, NL
2015 -  Parallel Perspectives, Edinburgh International Science Festival, Summerhall, UK
2015 -  Pushing The Envelope, House Of Illustration, London, UK
2014 - Hunting For Answers, Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK
2014 - Citizen Curator, City Art Centre, Edinburgh, UK
2013 - SSA Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK
2013 - Cutout Fest International Animation Festival, Querétaro, MX
2013 - Pictoplasma Animation Festival, Berlin, DE
2012 - The Middle Place, The Old Ambulance Depot, Edinburgh, UK
2012 - Salon Neu, Embassy Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
2012 - Emerging Scottish Artists, w/ The Skinny Magazine + Culture Label, UK
2011 - Aesthetica Short film festival, York, UK
2011 - Residents, Such and Such Studio, Edinburgh, UK
2011 - VAS Annual Exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, UK


Bibliography

2018 - The Kilbeg Commission, self published, (print)
2018 - Imagine a Garden, self published, (print)
2018 - Counterpoint Magazine (print)
2017 - Illustration: A Theoretical and Contextual Perspective by Alan Male (print)
2017 - Creative Review (print)
2016 - Eye magazine (print)
2016 - Rubber Stamping by Stephen Fowler, published by Laurence King (print)
2016 - "What if the city were an ocean and its buildings ships", Tim Ingold Essay
2016 - Artists and Illustrators Magazine (print)
2015 - Mapping King’s Cross, self published, (print)
2015 - Central station (web)
2015 - Art In Scotland TV (web)
2014 - Sputnik, self published, (print)
2013 - It's Nice That (web)
2013 - The Draftery "Caption 01" (web)
2012 - Promo News (web)
2011 - The Skinny Magazine (print)
2011 - Yuck’n’Yum (print)


Workshops / Talks / Events

2016 - Ongoing - Visiting Lecturer, Edinburgh College of Art

2018 - Glasgow Garden Festival '18, The Glad Cafe, Glasgow, UK
2017 - Workshop (Drawing + book binding), Sleat Primary School, Skye
2017 - Workshop (Experimental map making + Lino printing), National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
2016 - Guest Lecturer, Kingston University, London
2016 - Workshop (Experimental map making), Leith Primary School, Edinburgh
2016 - Artist’s Talk, House of Illustration, London
2016 - Guest Speaker, Edinburgh City of Literature Literary Salon, Edinburgh
2015 - You Are Here, Interactive event, House Of Illustration, London
2015 - Guest Lecturer, University for the Creative Arts, Farnham
2015 - Workshop (Experimental map making), House Of Illustration, London
2015 - Artist’s Talk, University of Highlands and Islands, Portree, Skye
2015 - Workshop (Animation) w/ ATLAS Arts + BBC Ten Pieces, Portree Primary School, Skye
2015 - Artist’s Talk, Edinburgh Printmakers
2015 - Landmarks, Interactive event, Edinburgh Printmakers
2015 - Workshop (Experimental map making + Lino printing), Tollcross Primary, Edinburgh
2014 - Workshop (Experimental map making + Lino printing), Isle of Eigg



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