What I’ve done


2019: Cultural Intermediaries Connecting Communities.  Revisiting Approaches to Cultural Engagement. Edited by Phil JonesBeth Perry and Paul Long

2011: Cycling and the City, Liminalities. Dr. Phil Jones, Dan Burwood
2010: Nido is Nest. Ed. Rachel Mcintire

Selected exhibitions:
Forthcoming, April 2012: 48 Sheet, Birmingham

September 2010: Rescue Geography Cycling Project
July 2010- Jesus Festival: Photographs from Syria, ACE funded, Rhubarb-Rhubarb festival programme, Solihull Gallery, Solihull.
May 2010: New Cultural Landscape, Interactive photographic installation, Bodesley Centre of Contemporary Arts, Birmingham.
March 2010: Cuba photographs 1999—2006, Moseley Exchange, Moseley, Birmingham.
March 2010: Selected Artist, Birmingham Open Art Exhibition, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.
March 2009: AIR Link-Central Showcase, The Drum, Birmingham
October 2008: Rescue Geography, MADE, Birmingham
January 2008-10: Visual for Business, Baskerville House, Birmingham.
June 2007: Greenprint photographic commission, Architecture Week 2007.
March 2007: New Art Birmingham 2007, Curzon Street Station, Birmingham.
September 2006: On the Edge, photographs from Eastside and Digbeth. Custard Factory, Birmingham.
August 2006: Shambala Self-portraits, Jibbering Gallery, Moseley, Birmingham.
July 2006: Still Standing, Ignite Photographers Hunted Exhibition, Rhubarb-Rhubarb International Festival of the Image: St Paul’s Gallery, Birmingham.
July- October 2006: Incorporate: Arts and Business, London.
October 2005 – January 2006: Present… (video installation) The CurioCity Shop, Friction Arts, Birmingham.
July 2005: Rare Species, The Mailbox, Birmingham Rhubarb-Rhubarb International Festival of the Image.

Projects, Commissions and Jobs:
(except for the above)

2011: Print Space Community Photography Resource Coordinator, Old Print Works, Birmingham
2011: English teacher, American Language Centre, Damascus, Syria.
2010-11: English teacher, International School of Choueifat, Damascus, Syria
2009-10: Director, Bordesley Centre of Contemporary Art,
2009-10: Cyclist Portrait Exhibition Commission, School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences (GEES), University of Birmingham
2009-10: Residency documentaion, web design and content management commission, Birmingham City Council Artists in Residency Scheme
2009: Stechford Health Centre commisison, Birmingham
2009: Commissioned Artist, Arts In Regeneration, Birmingham
2006-2010:GCSE Photography Teacher, part-time. Queensbridge School, Birmingham, Specialist College in Visual and Performing Arts.
2005-6: Community Artist/Arts Manager. Lead artist on ‘LIFT’ and ‘Produce’, artist-led arts programs on the Civic Centre Estate, Ladywood, Birmingham.
2005: English and Photography Teacher, George Dixon International School and Sixth Form Centre.
2001-6: Supply teacher, Select Education Agency, Birmingham, and Supply Network, Birmingham.
2000-present: Freelance fine art, portrait and documentary photographer. Commissions, exhibitions and sales across the UK.