Glasgow School of Art, MLitt Art Writing 2019 - present

Glasgow School of Art, BA (Hons) Sculpture and Environmental Art 2016 - 2018

Edinburgh College, HND Contemporary Art Practice 2015/2016 


Visual Arts Scotland Graduate Award Shortlist 2018

John Byrne Award Top 30 Entries of 2018/19

John Byrne Award Monthly Winner August 2018

Edinburgh College Award for Sculpture 2014


Project Ability August Residency 2019

Scottish Sculpture Workshop Summer Residency 2018

Bowling Harbour Arch 8 Residency 2018

Selected Exhibitions

2021            joy and nostalgia are the same rose tinted thing, Embassy Gallery

2020            CAPsule Launch, Online event streamed live on Youtube

2020            Friday Forum, Online event with Visual Arts Scotland

2019/20       SSA | VAS OPEN, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2019            Project Ability - Artists in Residency, The Art School, Glasgow

2019            Sleekit, Wooosh Gallery, Dundee

2019            JAIVA X DAIN HINGS, Glasgow Autonomous Space

2019            Working Class Exotica, Leith Dockers Club, Edinburgh

2019          ALIGHT, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2019          Gone Fishing, DOK Artist Space Steel Shed, Edinburgh

2018          Emergency 2018, Z-Arts, Manchester

2018          Socius18, DOK Artist Space Steel Shed, Edinburgh

2018          HOMO, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow

2018          And Another Thing, New Glasgow Society, Glasgow

2018          Within Half an Inch of a Yard, Pollok House, Glasgow

2018          Calm Down Dear, Where People Sleep, Glasgow

2017          Anniversary, DOK Artist Space Steel Shed, Edinburgh

2017          Inside/Outside, Glasgow Open House Arts Festival, Glasgow

2017          Tour de Force, Public Artwork in Queens Cross Area, Glasgow

2017          Poor Art* (Pointlessly Long Undescriptive Title), Patriothall Gallery, Edinburgh

2017          Eye Am Camera; Deltiology II, Leith Depot, Edinburgh

2016          New Physical Space, Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

2016          BYOB (Bring Your Own Beamer), St Margaret’s House, Edinburgh

2015          *Nothing in Common, Argyle House, Edinburgh

Selected Publications

2020 - ‘Gorgeousness and Gluttony; Art, Writing, The Academy’, FDBNHLLLTTFEXCESS 

2019 -  ‘This isn’t a ghost story but it is a story about ghosts’, The Yellow Paper

2018 - 'Flow' Artist Book in 'AB-Z Collection, Artists Books & Zines Collection', Edinburgh College


HMP Greenock

Planning and delivering a nine week creative art project to learners within Greenock Prison, both male and female. Involved organisation, sourcing materials and teaching/collaborative learning through face to face contact with group. Resulting in group exhibition taking place in prison visitors room.

Holy Cross RC Primary School

Independently creating a lesson plan and delivering a sculpture class for primary four children at Holy Cross Primary School.

Project Ability

Voluntary work as assistant to the ‘Aspire’ Group, a visual arts workshop programme for adults with learning disabilities. Assisting group members in realising ideas, discussing the making process and helping with their chosen individual projects.


North Edinburgh Young People's Forum 

Photographing North Edinburgh Youth Awards (2017 & 2018)

Photographing newspaper launch event
Photographing "walkabout" in North Edinburgh to assist in improving the area