Artist Statement -

On the surface my etchings are representational. The content is chiefly urban and/or figurative, and they aim to catch the texture of the everyday world - places, times, effects of light and weather.

I am very concerned with the abstract geometries which remain visible within, or arise from, the world of appearances. Most of my prints are monochrome, although red makes an occasional appearance.

The main influences on my etching have been the etchings of Rembrandt, and modern Dutch etchers - Aat Veldhoen, Charles Donker, Willem den Ouden ...

Artist Exhibitions

Select group shows
• Liverpool University; 2005
• Editions Ltd (Liverpool), 2006
• New Arts Centre Chatham, 2006
• Bluecoart Arts (Liverpool), 2006
• Liverpool John Moores University, 2006
• Dot-Art Gallery, Liverpool, 2007
• Printroom, London, 2007
• Dedalo Centro, Castiglione a Casauria, Italy, 2007
• Hot Bed Press at Touchstones, Rochdale, 2008
• Dedalo Centro, Pescara, Italy, 2008

Open and International Competitions
• BIMPE IV, Vancouver, 2006
• 5th Lessedra Print Exhibition, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2006
• Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Open, Birmingham, 2006
• New English Art Club , Mall Galleries, London, 2006
• Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, USA, 6th International Miniature Print Competition, 2007
• Sefton Open Exhibition, Southport, 2007
• 14th Tallinn Print Triennial, 2007
• ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London, 2007
• Naestved International Exhibition of Contemporary Mini Square Prints, Denmark, 2008
• 7th Lessedra Print Annual, Bulgaria, 2008
• BIMPE V, Vancouver, Canada, 2008
• 5th International Biennial of Miniature Art, Czestochowa, Poland, 2008
• Sefton Open, Atkinson Gallery, Southport, 2008
• ING Discerning Eye Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London, 2008

Two person shows
• Eggspace, Liverpool, 2006 (with Kathrine Schou)
• Artists Club, 5 Eberle St, Liverpool, 2008 (with Chris Millichamp)

Artist Publications


Artist Collections

Numerous private, corporate, museum, gallery and government collections detailed information coming soon.

Artist Favorites