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Education:

2012-2015: Nottingham Trent University, BA (Hons) Fine Art (First Class Honours)

2011-2012: Manchester School of Art, Foundation Degree, Art and Design

Prizes and Bursaries:

Recipient of A-n Artist Bursary, 2019

Winner of the Woon Foundation Painting and Sculpture Prize, 2015

Exhibitions:

July 2019: Depot Art Studios at Old Bank NOMA, Manchester

February –April 2018: Balance, Stack, Play (solo), Grizedale Forest for Sculpture, South Lakes

October 2017: Sexy Boy Unites Salford, After School Club, Paradise Works, Salford

August 2017: A Show About The Show, curated by Scaffold Gallery at Bankley Gallery, Manchester

July 2017: Shared Space, Woon Tai Jee Studio, Newcastle

Dec 2016 –Jan 2017: My Five Year Old Could Have Done That (solo), Gallery North, Newcastle

July 2016: It May Not Be Perfect But It’s Mine (solo), The NewBridge Project, Newcastle

June 2016: In Cahoots, Hoult’s Yard Print Studios, Newcastle

May 2016: Collaboration of Stuart Tait and Kayt Hughes, The Late Shows, Woon Project Space, Newcastle

October 2015: Attempt, The Stand, Newcastle

July-August 2015: Woon Art Prize Shortlist Exhibition, BALTIC 39, Newcastle

May -June 2015: From Tokens to Totems: Five Pillars and a Platform: a Conversation, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam

April 2015: Come Again, My Sight Gallery, Nottingham

April 2015: Plat Form Plai Ground, North Laines, Brighton

September 2014: Soup Kitchen, Bohunk Institute, Nottingham

April 2014: PINK, My Sight Gallery, Nottingham

March – April 2014: Emerge, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

March 2014: Milk, No Sugar, The Exchange, Nottingham

Professional Experience:

June 2019 – Present: Visual Arts Coordinator, The Lowry

October 2018 – Present: Producer and Editor, Artful Platform

August 2018 – Present: Curator and Producer, Scaffold Gallery

Feb 2018 – Jan 2019: Education Coordinator and Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries Fellow, Liverpool Biennial

Sept 2015 – Sept 2016: Woon Fellow, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art and Northumbria University

May 2014 – June 2015: Apprentice Artist in Apprentice/Master project, organised by Kunstpodium T, Tilburg

June 2013 – June 2015: Member and Founder of Thrive Collective

April – July 2014: Arts Review Writer for Left Lion Magazine

December 2013 – August 2014: Community Engagement, Tech and Marketing team member, Surface Gallery, Nottingham

Publications:

May 2015: Vormidable, Hedendaagse Vlaamse beeldhouwkunst

May 2015: Collaborative Publication, Kayt Hughes, Ciaran Nash, Kelly Schacht, Nele Thorrez, Hannah Zandee

May 2015: “Are We Artists Now?”, Collaborative Publication

Artist Talks:

July 2019: Socio-economic Diversity and Inclusion in the Arts: A Toolkit for Employers launch event with Jerwood Arts and MIF, in conversation with Julie Lomax, Director of A-n

December 2016: Fine Art Guest Artist Lecture, Northumbria University

April 2016: Inter-Educate, Nottingham

May 2015: De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam

September 2014: Fontys Hogeschool vor de Kunsten, Tilburg

July 2014: Process Symposium, Summer Lodge, Nottingham