Freelance Painter and Creative Agent

Recent exhibitions

'Open Books. Artists and the Chinese Folding Book'
Rajasthan Lalit Kala Akademi, Jaipur, India
Ravindran Manch Art Gallery, Jaipur, India

‘Open Books. A Livre Ouvert. International artists explore the Chinese folding book’.
LAC Ottawa, Canada (Co-curator)
‘By Invitation’ The Royal Cambrian Academy of Art, Conwy, Wales

‘Open Books’, Wenzhou Contemporary Art Museum, China
‘Open Books Plus’, Art Museum, Institute of Chinese studies,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong

‘Open Books Plus.’ Artists and the Chinese Folding Book, UNSW, Canberra
‘Open Books Plus’ Artists and the Chinese Folding Book, Logan Art Gallery
Stewart's Law RCA Secret 2014, RCA London
'Change at Crewe' Llandudno, Wales
Autumn show, Fiveways, Wales

‘Open Books Plus.Artists and the Chinese Folding Book’.
Sanshang Museum, Hangzhou, China
'Gaeaf' St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Wales
National Eisteddfod of Wales

The Sunday Times Watercolour Competition, London,
‘Sixteen Artists and the Chinese Folding Book’, NLW Wales
’Peripheral Space’ St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Wales (solo)
'Welsh Artist of the Year Exhibition' St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Wales

'Ten years in' BayArt, Cardiff
'Welsh Artist of the Year Exhibition' St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Wales

National Eisteddfod of Wales

'Welsh Artist of the Year Exhibition' St Davids Hall, Cardiff, Wales

Arts call for Dafur. BHAC, Cardiff

‘Drawing out the city’ BayArt
Summer Show, Martin Tinney Gallery
‘Small 111’, Martin Tinney Gallery

Summer Show Martin Tinney
Martin Tinney Christmas Exhibition

‘New Artists’, Martin Tinney Gallery, Cardiff
Summer Show, Martin Tinney Gallery, Cardiff
‘Small II’, Martin Tinney Gallery, Cardiff

Maggie James Small Paintings, Six Chapel Row, Bath
Summer Exhibition, Oriel Capsule Gallery
‘Butetown Artists’. BayArt, Cardiff

1982 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London
1978 BA Hons, Fine Art, Northumbria University

Recent awards and training
2017 Member of Cultural Delegation to China
Representing Open Books. Travel Bursary, WAI
2016 Travel Bursary, WAI
2015/17 Creative Agent LCS ACW
2014/15 Extend Leadership Programme, engage
2014 ACW Training Award
2011 Travel Bursary, WAI
2007 Travel Bursary, WAI

Selected exhibitions 2000 -1982

1997 ‘Interior View’ Aberystwyth Art Centre
Wales Drawing Biennale Arlunio Cymru 97
1994 Bridge Gallery, University of Glamorgan (solo)
1992 The Discerning Eye, Mall Galleries, London
1991 56 Group Wales touring show Czechoslovakia
1990 James Jones and Williams, ‘Inscape’ Oriel, Cardiff
1989 56 Group Wales, Cardiff / Camden, London
1987 ‘Artists who studied with Peter de Francia’. Camden Arts Centre
1986 56 Group Wales, touring exhibition Czechoslovakia
1985 ‘Cardiff Four’ The Showroom, London
1984 Royal Overseas League Art Exhibition, London
1982 JP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

early awards
1987 John Downes Oppenheim Memorial Trust Award
1984 Jacob Mendelson Scholarship
1982 John Minton Scholarship, RCA
1982 Imperial College Prize, RCA
1981 Travelling Scholarship, RCA

Paintings in Private and Public Collections in UK. South Wales area representative engage. Member of Butetown Artists Studios. Creative Agent