Evergreen Glade III, 2013 on limestone base. Photo: Stuart Conway


Selected Exhibitions

15th-29th January Exposicion Colectiva, Galeria Art nou mil. lenni, Barcelona
21st-25th January, London Art Fair 2015 with Merville Galleries
3rd-5th July, Art In Clay, Hatfield House
25th-27th September, Ceramics In The City, Geffrye Museum, London E8

15th-19th January, London Art Fair 2014 with Wolseley Fine Art
4th-6th April Ceramic Art London, Royal College of Arts, London
26th Nov-31st January, Living with Ceramics, The Gallery at Talbot House, London

Made London, One Marylebone, London NW1
Affordable Art Fair with Avery Contemporary Art, London
Ceramics In The City, Geffrye Museum, London
Cheongju International Craft Biennale 2013, South Korea
‘Natural Selection’, Gallerytop, Derbyshire
From March 2013 Permanent showcase of changing work, Thackeray Gallery, London
London Art Fair with Wolesely Fine Arts

Collections and Commissions:
-Commissioned to make 6 installations by Mr Kaneko, Director of The Ceramic Art Museum,
Ibaraki, Japan for CICB2013 held in Korea
-Private Commission, ‘Revelations, Upright’ 2013. Sycamore boxed set of stoneware vessels, London
-Studio Ilse, commission for private residence, Kensington Palace Gardens, London, 2012
-Permanent Collection, British Embassy Showcase, St Petersburg, purchased 2008
-Cowley Manor, The Cotswolds, 2002, collections of pieces for the hotel rooms
-Sycamore Box in the Permanent Collection at The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 2002
-British Airways collection, VIP Lounge, Heathrow Airport, 2001
-Interactive ceramic and glass sensory installation commissioned by Craftspace
for Coming to Our Senses(3 year tour), 2000-2003

Professional Member of the Craft Potters Association
Rye Society of Artists
The Sussex Guild

Awards and Grants:
Elle Decoration ‘Must Have’ Award, 2002
GLM International Marketing Award, Chelsea Crafts Fair, 1998
Crafts Council Setting Up Grant, 1998
Arts Council Exhibition Grant for joint exhibition Formations, 1997

Exhibitions 1997-2012:

On Form, Joanna Bird, London
Colefax & Fowler in Association with Joanna Bird, London
Affordable Art Fair, London with Avery Contemporary Art
Art in Clay, Hatfield House, Hertfordshire
Studio One, Edinburgh, Raku and Ink, two woman show
Craft Gallery and Design Centre, Leeds
Fusion, Bir Nokta Gallery, Istanbul
Monnow Valley Arts Centre, Herefordshire
Bonhoga Gallery, Shetlands
Showcase in British Council, India
British Studio Pottery, Monnow Valley Arts Centre
Juxtapositions, Joint Exhibition at Blackwell, Cumbria
Crafted, Winchester Discovery Centre
In the Spotlight, Craft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds
Solo Showcase, Craft Centre and Design Gallery, Leeds
Can I Keep The Box, The Hub, Lincolnshir
Gallery One, Affordable Art Fair, London
The Biscuit Factory, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Ice White, Ferrers Gallery, Leicestershire
Djanogly Art Gallery, Nottingham
Carlin Gallery, Paris
One Hundred Words for Snow, The City Art Gallery, Leicester
British Design Exhibition, Gump’s, San Francisco
1998 to 2002 Chelsea Crafts Fair, London
Coming to Our Senses, Craftspace (3 year national tour), catalogue available
1999 / 2000 
Crafts Council, New York Gift Fair
1998 to 2004
Showcases in Crafts Council Shops, Islington and V&A Museum