Born: Glasgow Scotland 1985. Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.



MFA Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University 2011.

BA(Hons) First Class (Painting), Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design

University of Dundee 2008.

Foundation Year, Leith School of Art, Edinburgh 2004


Grants and Awards

 Vermont Studio Centre, Artist Grant, 2014.

The Stevenston Award for Painting, The Royal Scottish Academy, 2009.

Dundee Visual Artist Award, 2008.

The Sandra McNeilance Award for Drawing and Painting, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, 2008.

The Cross Trust Vacation Award, 2007.


Selected Exhibitions


The Joke Is On You, group exhibition, Embajada, San Juan PR.


Two Person Exhibition with Jessie Makinson, Lyles and King, New York.

Drama, Lyles and King (Project Space), New York.

Drawings, Curated by Jason Fox, CANADA, Frieze New York.

Wish Fulfillment, Curated by Kristen Smoragiewicz & Alex Tam, Sine Projects, Brooklyn.

Hide and Go Chic, group exhibition, Rover Gallery, Chicago.


Feed The Meter Vol.2, group exhibition curated by Wallace Whitney, Ceysson & Bénétière Wandhaff, Luxembourg.

15th Show, two-person exhibition with Max Heiges, Eddys Room, Brooklyn NY.

NADA New York, group exhibition, CANADA, NY

CANADA Friends & Family Garudge Sale, group exhibition, CANADA, NY.

Aim To Please, group exhibition curated by Alex Maciver, Another. Project Space, Perth, Australia.


Driveway Dance-Off, Two person exhibition with Emily Davidson, CANADA, New York.

How High, Left Field, LA.

Pink and Green, Eddy's Room, Brooklyn, New York.


Frieze Art Fair, CANADA, London.

New Paintings, Lyles and King, New York.

Cass benefit Auction, CANADA, New York.


Drawings and Prints, NADA, Miami Beach, CANADA, New York.

Anthropocene, CANADA, New York

Zabar Commission, 1413 3rd Ave, New York.


Typhoon Haiyan Benefit Art Show, The Lodge Gallery, New York.

Half-Life, 241 Suydam Street, Brooklyn.

Pot Luck, 187 Jefferson Street, Brooklyn.


On Country Time, Poolhaus, Connecticut.

Dance Studio, Schein Projects, Brooklyn.

Mirror Mirror, Airplane Gallery, 70 Jefferson St. Brooklyn. 


Associates, 1717 Troutman, Brooklyn.

Dance Studio, Schein Projects, Brooklyn.

A Sudden Wave of Material Culture, Taiss Gallery, Paris With Joanna Malinowska.

RSVP 2011, New Wilmington Art Association, Delaware.

Nothing Outshines The Future, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia.

Woot!  Icebox, The Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia.


Sample 3, Rebekah Templeton Contemporary Art, Philadelphia.

Chromatose, Nudashank Gallery, Baltimore.

Suddenspace, 2301 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA


RSA New Contemporaries, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh.

Leith School of Art 20th Year Anniversary, The Leith School of Art, Edinburgh.


Press and Print

New American Paintings #128 (2017). 

Painting is Dead.  Featured Artist

Gorky’s Granddaughter Studio Visit, 2014

Hunted Projects.  Interview with Steven Cox, Director

New American Paintings, #87           

Studio Visit Magazine, The Open Studios Press

ABC Book, Showcase of Contemporary Art and illustration Macmillan Publishers and The London College of Communications, May 2011.

The Artblog, Weekly News, Jan 2012

The Shock of The New, Rachael Divine, The Sunday Times, February 2009.

Royal Scottish Academy, The New Contemporaries, Georgina Coburn, AN Magazine 2009,

Guest Artist Lectures

New York Studio School, NY (2016).

Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, NJ (2016).

Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia PA (2016).