abstracts of nature

fine art nature photography

Exhibitions

selected solo shows

2013 - 'Signatus'. Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston
2011 - 'The Nature of Plants’, UCLAN Adelphi Biulding, Preston 
2011 - ‘The Nature of Plants’, Portico Library & Gallery, Manchester 
2009 - 'In Rerum Natura' - Visitor Centre. Mere Sands Wood, Lancashire 
2009 - ‘In Rerum Natura’, Centre For Contemporary Art, UCLAN, Preston 
2007 - 'Abstracts of Nature' - Visitor Centre. Mere Sands Wood, Lancashire 
2007 - 'Abstracts of Nature' - The Barn. Lancashire Wildlife Trust, Cuerden Valley Park, Lancashire


selected group shows 

2016 - 'PHOTOGRAPHY!' - the work of the BIPP - Dean Clough Gallery, Halifax, Yorkshire 
2016 - 'Woolly Thinking', Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2015 - 'PHOTOGRAPHY!' - the work of the BIPP - Buckinghamshire Art Gallery, Aylesbury 
2015 - 'Winter exhibition', Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2014 - 'Lancashire Artists Network Summer Open' - Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2013 - 'AA2A Artists in Residence' - PR1 Gallery, UCLan Victoria Building, Preston - residency 
2013 - '20:20 Print Exchange' - ArtLab Contemporary at Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2012 - 'Unframed', ArtLab Contemporary Print at Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2012 - 'Printessentials', ArtLab Contemporary Print at Astley Hall, Chorley 
2012 - 'Art of Ours', Queens Building, Chorley 
2012 - 'Northern Exposures', Portico Gallery & Library, Manchester - invited 
2012 - 'Time, Place & Negotiated Space', Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston curated by Prof Lubaina Himid
2011 - 'Winter', Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2011 - 'Exhibition of Contemporary Art' - Oxheys Mill Studios, Preston 
2011 - 'National Photographic Awards', BIPP, various 
2010 - ‘New Collectives’ - AOP Gallery, London - invited 
2010 - 'Art in the Pen' - Skipton 
2009 - ‘MA Fine Art Show’, Centre for Contemporary Art, UCLan, Preston 
2009 - Grassington Arts Festival, Grassington 
2008 - 'MA Fine Art Interim Show' - PR1 Gallery, University of Central Lancashire, Preston 
2008 - ‘Focus’, Bluestreak Arts, The Space, Preston - invited 
2008-9 PAD Gallery, Preston 
2008 - 'Open' - Astley Hall, Chorley 
2005-7 - 'Inner City Living', Old TSB Bank, Preston 
2006 - ‘Wild Art Expo’ - Bonhams, Chester 
2006 - 'Portfolios', AOP Gallery, London - invited 
2006 - 'Creative Visions' - Firbob & Peacock Gallery, Knutsford 
2006 - 'Artists in Business' - Salford University - residency 
2005 - ‘Art of Photography’, Bonhams Art Auction,, London - invited 
2005 - 'Art in the Garden' - Botanical Gardens, Sheffield 
2004 - 'Outside the Ring Road', Gallery Oldham - Redeye residency 

residencies

2013 - AA2A Artists in Residence - University of Central Lancashire
2006 - Artists in Business - Salford University
2004 - Redeye - Gallery Oldham
Work also held in collections and included in online galleries - see Bio