The Story so far...


The Story so far...

Member of the Experts Panel to select the Finalists for The Loewe Craft Prize - 2018

Selected Maker -
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland ‘Portfolio - Critical Selection’ - each year since 2006
Finalist - Loewe Foundation Inaugural Craft Prize 2017

'Chance Encounters 3", Essay by Andrew Bonacina, Loewe Foundation Publication. 2017
'Contemporary British Crafts - The Goodison Gift to The Fitzwilliam Museum', Amanda Game, 2016
Solo Exhibition Catalogue 2016, Erskine Hall & Coe, Essay by Emma Crichton-Miller
Solo Exhibition Catalogue 2014, Erskine Hall & Coe, Essay by Garth Clark
Ceramic Review - Jan/Feb 2013 (Interview by Angus Stewart)
Solo Exhibition Catalogue 2012, Erskine Hall & Coe, Essay by Sebastian Blackie
Irish Arts Review - Nov/Dec 2012 (Interview by Frances McDonald)
‘Ceramics – Art & Perception’, Sept ‘09
‘la revue de la Ceramique et du Verre’, July/August 2007
‘NCG – Review, 2000 – 2004’, DCCOI Publication

Invited Demonstrator -
Ceramics Ireland International Festival 2010
University of Ulster 2011, 2012

Awards -
Loewe Craft Prize Finalist 2017
Golden Fleece Award - Merit - 2016
Peter Brennan Pioneering Potter Award, Ceramics Ireland, 2010
C.C.O.I. Travel Bursary Award 2006, 2007
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (D.C.C.O.I). Research and Development Award 2005

International Residencies -
It is my pleasure to have been awarded the opportunity to work on two International residencies...
- 2013 - Liverpool (U.K.), undertaking a 6-week residency at Hope University in partnership with the Bluecoat Display Centre and supported by The Crafts Council of Ireland.
- 2011 - I was one of 13 Irish Makers selected to participate in a month-long residency in FULE International Ceramic Art Museums, Fuping, China

Invited speaker -
Crawford College of Art & Design - Cork, 2016
Irish Contemporary Ceramics Collection - Limerick School of Art & Design, 2015
Panel discussion at the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum of America, 2010