Detail from FootWater, 2020 drypoint etching with watercolour


Schooling in London and New York , St Martins School of Art (1985) Foundation

Slade School of Art (1987-1991) BA Hons Fine Art

Institute of Education, London (1998-1999) PGCE  Art & Design

University of Hertfordshire (2002-2005) MA (distinction) Art Therapy

Walks from the Trubba Series February 2020- ongoing

Recent work as “Coop”:

Vanitas, 30 minute performance with Andrew James, ArtLicks Weekend, 2019

Upset, TVLAD conference organised by Alana Jelinek, University of Hertfordshire, 2019

Re:turn, Heong Gallery, Cambridge, 2019

What is Lost, Ruskin Gallery, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, 2018

Truce, Camberwell Arts Festival, London 2018


Study Room residency, Live Art Development Agency, London, 2019-ongoing

AA2A, artist-in residence, Cambridge School of Art, Anglia Ruskin University 2019-2020

Co-Lab, Body and Place, ARCHITECTURE residency, London, October 2019

Co-Lab, Body and Place, HISTORY Residency, London, March 2019

Artist in Residence, Sinfonia of Cambridge, 2013-ongoing

Triangle Arts, VASL Karachi, Pakistan, 2003

Musee de Pont-Aven, France, 1992 and 1994

Kinnaird College, Lahore, Pakistan, 1989

Solo Exhibitions:

Public House, Queen’s Head, Newton, 2015

Turning In: Contemplations on Mortality, New Hall Art Collection, Cambridge, 2013

Ecce Homo, St Giles Cripplegate, London 2001

Growing Up, St Paul’s Girls’ school, London 1998

Passage, St Lawrence Jewry, London 1997

Separation et Continuite, Inforelec, Paris 1993

Group Exhibitions:

The Cupboard, with Jessica Lerner, in Dorothy Sharp @139, Safehouse 1, Peckham 2019

Permeable Spaces, Alison Richard Building, Cambridge, 2019

The Beloved, a performance on demand, Cambridge Open Studios, 2019

Sunday Times Watercolour Competition, Mall Galleries, London 2018

Fundraising Auction, Gainsborough’s House, Sudbury, 2017

Lynn Painter Stainers’ Prize, Mall Galleries, London, 2017

The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London 2016

Royal Society of British Artists, Mall Galleries,  London, 2016

Lynn Painter Stainers’ Prize, Mall galleries, London, 2016

The Places We Go, APT Gallery, Deptford London 2015

Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Competition, Kings Place London 2012

Take 291, 291 Gallery, London E8 2005

Video Lounge, South London Art Gallery 2005

VASL International Exhibition, VM Art Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan 2004

Max 5, Café Gallery Projects 2004

Sefton Open, Atkinson Art Gallery, Southport 2004

Art In Mental Health, Royal College of Art 2003

Summer Painting, Harding House Gallery, Lincoln 2003

New English Art Club, Mall Galleries, London 2001

Painting Today, Bonhams 1992

The Second Perspective, Leighton House Gallery, London 1991

Slow Horses, St James’ Piccadilly 1991

Teaching/ Workshop/Therapeutic Experience:

Experimental Art-making for Teens, Cambridge, 2020

Adult arts workshops for Half Moon creative arts, Cambridgeshire, 2019

Stephen Perse Foundation, Cambridge, 6th Form sessional life drawing tutor 2014-ongoing

Murray Edwards College, Cambridge, presentation and workshops on self portraiture 2014

Kids’ Company, London, Art Therapist with children and young people 2003-2008

VASL Karachi, Presentation and Workshop on art therapy 2003

Crusoe House, Nile Street, London, Specialist EBD Art teacher 2003

Jews Free School, London, Art Teacher 2001-2003

Hackney Summer University, Art and Animation 2000

Woodford County High School, London, Art Teacher 1999-2001