Sculptor working in stone and ceramic. Portfolio includes commissioned architectural sculpture and stone carving for private and public sites in the UK and France. Experienced in the design, modelling, fabrication and installation of permanent and temporary artworks. 

 

Commissioned sculpture 

  • Portrait head for Southwark Cathedral - Modelling and carving portrait of Wayne Marques, the hero police officer of the London Bridge attacks, to replace eroded corbel head on the exterior of the building. Unveiled at 1 year anniversary commemoration service of the London Bridge attack. (June 2018)

  • New World War 1 memorial for the Worshipful Company of Haberdashers Hall in London, for unveiling on Armistice day centenary on 11 November 2018. Involved re-design and carving the Haberdashers Company heraldry for the memorial. September - October 2018

  • Carving of stone sculpture for artist Katie Lennard, commissioned as part of new roof garden at Texel Finance in the City of London. Completed September, 2019.

  • Design and carving of a limestone relief sculpture based on fragments of the Anglo-Saxon Rothbury Cross for a private client in Cambridge. Completed January, 2020

 

Restoration and architectural sculpture

  • Carving of 4 ornamental ‘stiff-leaf’ bosses for replacement string course during the restoration of the quire aisle parapets on Southwark Cathedral. 14 August - 5 September 2017

  • Re-design and carving of large heraldic shield for the restoration of a private Château in Charente, France. February 2020

Exhibitions

 

  • Artwork exhibited at Clyde and Co. offices in St Botolph Building, City of London for 1 year as part of their annual Art Award program September 2018-September 2019

  • 'Mouth' group show at Wells Projects, Battersea. 7-9th June 2019

Education

  • Currently studying for MA in Ceramics and Glass at the Royal College of Art (October 2019-June 2021)

  • NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Architectural Stone Carving from City and Guilds of London Art School 2018

  • Foundation Diploma in Art and Design from City and Guilds of London Art School 2015

 

Languages

  • Fluent in French (speaking and writing)

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