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Education

1983 - 86 Royal College of Art - MA RCA (Sculpture)

1975 - 80 City and Guilds of London Art School - Fine Art (Sculpture) 

1973 - 75 Yoga Vedanta Academy, Rishikesh, India

1969 - 70 Ilam School of Art, Canterbury University, New Zealand - Foundation Studies

Public Art Commissions

2010   Gateway and landscape designs, Dunvegan Castle, Isle of Skye, UK. Commissioned by MacLeod Estate

2009   The Wall, Landscape/water feature, Oslo, Norway. Private commission

2008 Celtic Cross, Holyhead, Wales, UK. Commissioned by Anglesey Council

2008   Water Feature, Bethnal Green, London, UK. Commissioned by London Buddhist Centre 

2007   Lungta, Archbishops Park, London, UK. Commissioned by Groundwork Southwark 

2006   Sailing By, Poole, UK. Commissioned byTaylor Woodrow/ Poole Council 

2005   Constellation, Addington Sq, London, UK. Commissioned by Southwark Council

2002   Plateau, Southampton, UK. Commissioned by Bryant Homes/Southampton Council 

1999   Tibetan Peace Garden, Imperial War Museum, UK. Commissioned by Tibet Foundation/Southwark Council

1997  Town Gateway, Doncaster, UK. Commissioned by Doncaster City Council 

1996   Fountain, Bethnal Green, London, UK. Commissioned by London Buddhist Centre 

1994  The Way, Durham, UK. Commissioned by British Rail/Durham City Council 

1990   Aeon, Garden Festival, Gateshead, UK. Commissioned by British Rail 

1987   Cascade, Dorchester Hospital, Dorset, UK. Commissioned byDorset Health Authority/SW Arts 

1986   Leapfrogers, Wanganui, New Zealand. Commissioned by Burgess Trust 

1985   Sun Stone, Lewisham, London, UK.Commissioned by London Borough of Lewisham 

1984   Stone Fall, Paddington, London, UK. Commissioned by Basil El Bayatti, Architects 

1984  Sea Change, London Docklands, London, UK. Commissioned byLondon Docklands Development Corp 

Solo Exhibitions  

2017 Earth Rising, Fe29 Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand

2017  Earth Rising, WH Milbank Gallery, Whanganui, New Zealand

2013 Back Here, WH Milbank Gallery, Whanganui, New Zealand

2001 Coloured Earth, WM Gallery, Amsterdam, Holland 

2000   New work, Chumleigh Gardens Gallery, London, UK 

2000 Festival exhibition, Royal Circus Gallery, Edinburgh, UK 

1996 Journeys - sculptures, drawings and photographs, Sarjeant Gallery, New Zealand  

1986 Stone works, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK  

1981 Drawings, New Zealand House Gallery, London, UK  

1980 Sculpture and drawings, Academy of Arts, New Zealand  

1980 Sculpture and drawings, Sarjeant Gallery, New Zealand

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018    Connections, Milbank Gallery, Whanganui, NZ

2016    Bushy Park Sculpture Project, Whanganui, NZ

2011    Imagination, Walailak University, Thailand

2011    Stone Sculptures, Ninh Thuan, Vietnam

2008    MazArt Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2007   Ancient Palaces, Acquasparta, Umbria, Italy

2006    Sculpture in the Garden, Hillier Gardens, Romsey, UK

2005   Emaar International, Dubai, UAE

2004    Rachana International, Rachana, Lebanon

2004    Sculpture in the Garden, Hillier Gardens, Romsey, UK

2003    Looking South, Chumleigh Gardens, London, UK

2003   Roche Court Sculpture Park, Salisbury, UK

2000    International Sculpture, Bad Laasphe, Germany

1998    Sculptures and Drawings, Southwark Festival, London, UK  

1998    Tibetan Images, Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland 

1995    Tibetan Images, Commonwealth Institute Galleries, London, UK 

1995    Tibetan Images, Douglas Hyde Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

1994    Tibetan Images, Olympic Stadium, Barcelona, Spain  

1993    Tibetan Images, Royal Academy of Art, London, UK

1992    Summer Sculpture Show, Hannah Peschar Gallery, Surrey, UK 

1990    Garden Festival, Gateshead, UK

1989   Sculpture 80 - 89, St Edna’s Park, Dublin, Ireland     

1983    Portland Sculptures, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK

Symposia

2011    Ninh Thuan, Vietnam

2005    Dubai, UAE

2004    Rachana, Lebanon

2000    Bad Laasphe, Germany

1989    Dublin, Ireland

1983    Portland, UK

Selected Bibliography

Whanganui Chronicle/NZ Herald, Dec 2015, March 2016, Aug 2016, Reviews and features

BBC TV Channel 4, Feb 2007, Studio interview for Amravathi Documentary.  

BBC Radio 4, Sept 06, ‘Men of Stone’ Radio feature 

The Hindu, India, Feb 2006 Article on Stone Craft workshops 

L’Orient Le Jour, Lebanon, 18th Sept 2004 

Natural Stone Nov 2003, Feature article by Claire Santry 

The Times, 25th August 2002 

Horticulture Week, 22nd August 2002 

Landscape London, 2001 by Charlotte Hare 

The Guardian, 11th November, 2000 

Kultur, Freudenburg, Germany, October 2000, Review by Renate Hahn 

Japan Times, July 1999, Article by Julia Cassim 

Sculpture International, Vol 18, 1999, Review by Twylene Moyer 

View Magazine, UK, Issue 8, 1997, Article by Dominique Side  

The Dominion, Wellington, NZ, November 1996,  

NZ Listener, December 1996, Review by David Young 

NZ Listener, July 1995, Article by David Young