1996 – 1998 Royal College of Art, London. MA Printmaking
1992 – 1996 University of Reading. BA Fine Art                   

2024 – Elected an associate member of the R.E, Society of Painter-Etchers, the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE)


2024 May – June          RE Original Prints, Bankside Gallery, London     

2023 June – Oct           Balance and Form – Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Bretton. (Joint Show with Takahashi McGill)

2023 June – Aug          Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London  

2023 June – July          Summer Exhibition, Sculpture Lounge, Holmfirth

2022 March – April      Northern Lights – A Ten Year Retropective, Saul Hey Gallery, Manchester .

The exhibition celebrates the artistic journey of New Light’s award winning artists over the last ten years. Prize winners from every New Light Prize Exhibition since 2011.   

2021 Sept – Jan          ‘Royal Academy Summer Exhibition’, Royal Academy of Arts,  London

2021 July                       Summer Show, Sculpture Lounge, Holmfirth

2020 Nov                        Woolwich Contemporary Print Fair, London. 

2020 Oct                         Let’s Pop, pop up show with Studio Miracolo, Paris

2020 January                London Art Fair with The Columbia Road Gallery

2018 June – Aug 19     ‘Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2018, 250th Year Anniversary, Royal Academy, London

2017 -18                          ‘New Light Art Prize’ Touring show : The Bowes Museum, Durham, Huddersfield Art Gallery, Bankside Gallery,London & Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle

2017 Sept                       ‘Summer Selection’, Marlow Gallery, Melbourne Estate, Derbyshire

2017 May                       ‘Figures and Forms’, Marlow Gallery, Melbourne Estate, Derbyshire

2017 April                      ‘Earth, Water, Air’, West Yorkshire Print Workshop, Mirfield, West Yorkshire

2016  June                     ‘New Light Art Prize’ ‘Panter & Hall Gallery’, Pall Mall, London

2016 June                      ‘Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2016, Royal Academy, London’

2016 May                       ‘Juxtaposition, Contemporary Printmakers’, The Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

2015 – 16 Oct                ‘New Light Art Prize’ Touring show starting at The Bowes Museum, Durham, The Mercer Gallery, Harrogate, ‘Panter & Hall’ Pall Mall, London

2015 – Sept                     ‘Four Corners of Craft’ The truman Brewery, Tent London, London Design Festival

2015 – June                     ‘Summer & Autumn’ exhibition’, Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

2014 – Sept                      7th International printmaking Biennial’ Douro, Portugal

2014 – Sept                      ‘The Royal Academy of Arts in Yorkshire’. The Zillah Bell Gallery, Thisk, North Yorkshire

2014 – June                     ‘Royal Academy Summer Exhibition’ 2014, Royal Academy, London

2013 – Sept                      ‘Unfolding Colour’, Three printmakers, Northern Print, Newcastle, UK

2013 – June                      ‘Royal Academy Summer Exhibition’ 2013, Royal Academy, London

2013 – Feb                        ‘Affordable  Art Fair’, Brussels with Onsite Gallery.

2012 – Sept                       ‘BITE’ Artists making prints, MALL GALLERIES, London

2011 – August                  ‘NeST’ Barnard Castle, Durham – pop up exhibition by the Biscuit Factory

2011 – March – Sept       ‘Spring & Summer Exhibition’ featured artist, The Biscuit Factory. Newcastle

2011 – Jan                        ‘Small Print – Big Impression’ Contemporary mini prints touring show.

2010 – Oct                        ‘Flourish Award’ West Yorkshire Print Workshop, Mirfield

2010 – March                   ‘Organic’ four person show, WYPW Mirfield

2010 – Feb                        ‘Twelve Printmakers’ Artsmill gallery, Linden Mill, Hebden Bridge

2000 – Aug                        ‘One Year On’ Jill George Gallery, Soho, London

1998 –  Oct                         ‘The Gallery’ Wimbledon, London

1998 – June                       ‘Summer Show’ Royal College of Art, London

1998 – June                       ‘Renaissance’ Oxo Tower Wharf, London

1998 – July                        ‘Postgraduate Printmaking in London’ Clifford Chance Exhibition 13, London

1997/98/99                       ‘R.C.A Secret’ Royal College of Art, London

1997  November              ‘Spaces’ Hockney Gallery, Royal College of Art

1997 May – June               ‘The Large Edition’ A survey of British Printmaking Malvern Library Gallery

Solo Shows
2016 April                          ‘Piecing The Landscape’  The Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk, North Yorkshire

2012 May                          ‘Somewhere In-between’  Duckett & Jeffreys Gallery, Malton North Yorkshire

2011 Oct.                          ‘The Good Life’ The Corner Gallery, The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle

2011 Oct.                           ‘Uncluttered’ West Yorkshire Print Workshop’ Mirfield

2011 June                          ‘Emma Lawrenson’ Huddersfield Art Gallery


2024              Winner of the St Cuthberts Mill Award for a work on paper at the RE Original Print Exhibition, Bankside Gallery. 2024              Winner of the Jackson’s Art Award, Artist Support Pledge Prize.                                                                                          2015               Winner of The New Light Art Prize – Printmakers Award (2015) Zillah Bell Printmaker’s Prize
2013               Shortlisted for ‘In Glorious Colour’ Saatchi Gallery
2012               Nominated for ‘printmaker of the Year’ PRINTFEST
2010               Winner  of the ‘Flourish Award’ for excellence in Printmaking 2010
1999               Winner of the ‘Oriana P&O Award’ Royal College of Art, Summer Show 1999. Chosen from all Fine Art Disciplines
1997 & 98     Finalist  of the ‘Renaissance’ Aylsford Newsprint Competition
1998               Finalist of the ‘Student Print Biennale’


The Diploma Collection R.E – Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.                                                                                                                            Bank of America, Charlotte, North Carolina
Kings University, London
National Gallery of Ireland
Royal College of Art archives
Clifford Chance, London                                                                                                                                                                                                      CBRE Global Investors, London


Private collections throughout the world.