|Home address:||15 Eaves Ave, Hebden Bridge, W. Yorkshire , HX7 6DJ|
|Date of Birth:||05/12/62|
|1974-81||Bradford Girls Grammar School|
|1981-82||Percival Whitley College, Halifax.|
|1982-85||Humberside College, Hull , B.A. (Hons), Fine Art.|
|1985-86||Manchester Polytechnic, M.A. Painting.|
|2013||Solo Exhibition at South Square Gallery, Bradford|
|2011||Inspired by Landscape 1, Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford work from the Watershed Landscape Project|
|ongoing||The Sally Barker Empire,www.sallybarker.org/empire|
|2001-2||The Sally Barker Gallery , 291 gallery, London.|
|1993||Fort Custer, Archbishop Tenison School, London.|
|1990||Greenwich Theatre Gallery, London.|
|1989||North East London Polytechnic.|
|2012||This is Not an Empty Space, Melbourne Works, Hebden Bridge.
Landmarks, Water St Gallery, Todmorden.
Sculpture show at South Square Gallery, Bradford
Structures, Rose and Brown, Saltaire, Bradford
|2011||Artsmill Open, Artsmill Gallery, Hebden Bridge
Six Inch Cube, South Square Gallery.
Finalist BBC series 2 Show Me The Monet with exhibition at RCA
Bradford Open, Cartwright Hall
judge for The Young Open, Cartright Hall
|2010||Nexus, Exeter Phoenix Gallery
Urban Fragments, Collier Bristow Gallery, London
|2009||BITE, commission for cultural event and exhibition for City of Culture bid, Carlisle
Ice, Cuppola Gallery, Sheffield.
Sculpture show, South Square Gallery, Bradford
Salon, Temporary Artspace, Halifax
the drawing shed – ACE funded drawing project with artist Sally Labern
Pick & Mix, Leytonstone Woolworths, London
The Animal Gaze– symposium & exh, London Metropolitan University
|2008||SCOPE art fair, London, with foldgallery
Realise, The Arthouse, Yorkshire
Fred 2008, Cumbria.
Window, foldgallery, Cumbria
|2007||Artgene Open, Barrow in Furness
Fred 2007, Cumbria.
Upstaging Nature, Lookout Post, London
c.art.ed in Ansdell, Lancashire.
Artists Books, John Holden Gallery, MMU, Manchester
Saltburn Gallery, window.
|2006||A-mart,Ale & Porter Arts, Bradford on Avon
Plinths & Pedestals, South Central, Bath
Fred 2006, Cumbria
Britishness, Another Product Show, Cornerhouse, Manchester.
Contemporary Prints 4, London Print Studio.
|2005||Snowcase, fold gallery, Cumbria.
Deptford X, London.
Fred 2005, art interventions in Cumbria.
Contemporary Prints 3, London Print Studio.
25, Exposure Gallery, Swansea
Drawing 200, The Drawing Room, London.
Catapults & High Jinx, comic show,The London Print Studio.
|2004||Chaim Soutine, tattoo project, London & Tank Magazine.
Stuft, Red Gallery, Hull.
London Underground, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco.
The Straight & Crooked Way, RCA curators course show.
Not Always The Same, Hammersidi Gallery, London, then Mjelby Arts Centre, Halmstad, Sweden.
Cranes in Trees, Commission for Chiltern Sculpture Trail.
|2002||Manchester v. London, LCCA, London.|
|2001- 3||Looking With/Out, Courtauld Institute, London.|
|2001||Century City, Tate Modern.
Art Mart, 291 Gallery, London.Work on britart.com site & in their touring multiples shop.
Adrift at Stubnitz, Rotterdam Harbour.
Record Collection, VTO Gallery, International 3, Manchester & the Forde Gallery, Geneva.
A Project, Milch gallery, London.
City Racing , a partial account 1988-1998, I.C.A. London.
|1999||e/E residency @ backspace, video screenings.|
|1998||Real Life, Galleria S.A.L.E.S.,Rome.
Showgirls, billboard poster project, Sheffield.
Internet project with ‘everything’ magazine.
Participating in eBC live multimedia channel, I.C.A.
|1997||Shift, Cubitt Gallery, London.Teela visits Braziers workshop.|
|1996||Kiss This, Focal Point, Southend.|
|1995||Glass Shelf Show, multiples, ICA, London.|
|1994||Sally Barker, Paul Hodgson & James Pyman, City Racing,London.
Supastore Boutique, Laure Genillard, London.
City Racing, Gruppe Grun Gallery, Bremen.
Modern Art, Transmission Gallery, Glasgow.
|1993||Identikit, Copenhagen Place, London.
Floccinauchinihilipilification, City Racing, London.
|1992||Hit and Run, Tufton Street, London.|
|1990||Works, with Paul Noble and Emma Barker, Union St., London.|
|1988||Two painters, with Paul Noble, BICA Gallery, Brighton.|
|2012 – ongoing||Artist at Swallownest Court, Rotherham, working with adults with mental health issues.|
|2012 – ongoing||Artist mentor at Artists In Mind (AIM), Huddersfield. Developing and delivering the inSide project with artists with mental health issues in secure units, prisons and hospitals|
|2010 – ongoing||
Freelance artist in schools: working throughout pre-school, Foundation, KS1 & KS2, and with various Special Schools inc. EBD, PMLD, SLD, autism, MLD, visually and hearing impaired.
Includes collaborative work with teachers, after school clubs and lunchtime clubs as a visiting artist embedding creativity into the curriculum. I have recently worked with the Calderdale Extended Schools Programme.
|2012||Artist in residence for Exploring Landscapes Pennine Lancashire. One of six artists forming a residential hub for creative consultation and engagement at Foxhill Bank Nature Reserve and Urban Park, Oswaldtwistle.|
|2010 – 2011||
“Watershed Landscape Project-” commission, to make a new body of work in response to the upper landscape of the South Pennines.
Exhibition of the resulting work at Cartwright Hall Art Gallery, Bradford with gallery workshops and talks. Installed geo-caching at Lister Park, Mytholmroyd and on Widdop Moor, collaborating with Watershed poet Andrew McMillan.
|2010 – 2011||Artist working with “Proper Job Theatre Co”, creative consultation with local children producing “a play in a week”.|
|2010 – 2011||Body Drawing Days papering out rooms- exploring drawing using the whole body.|
|2010||Artist working for LOCA on new playground for Greenhead Park, Kirklees, with creative play consultant & landscape architect : devised and ran consultation engagement with community groups, followed by the design, fabrication and installation of interactive sculptural play elements in the park, focusing on loose parts provision and natural play.|
|2010||Ravenscliffe SEN High School, Halifax. Drawing workshops resulting in whole school, performance, with several creative practitioners.|
|2009 – 2010||Part-time tutor for Calderdale Adult Learning – working with adults with learning difficulties and/or disabilities – running courses in art and drama/movement.|
|2009||The Avenue Special School, Reading, working with ASD, pmld, mld students and staff. Students exploring their environment and physical space through drawing, movement and making sculpture.|
Artist commissions working closely with a landscape designer to run projects with community groups, producing permanent artwork for London parks and connecting them to their local environment.
One project won the Local Government New Street Design Awards 2009, in the children’s play category.
|1990 – 2009||
Freelance artist in galleries and museums including:
|2000 – 2009||
Tutor at Tower Hamlets College teaching art, public art, ceramics, gardening & drama/movement to ALDD students.
|2002||Sponsored by Bosch & John Downes Memorial Trust Award.Work in private collections in the UK & USA.
Numerous radio interviews
Finalist on “Show Me The Monet “ BBC2 art programme
work in several poetry books
CABE “spaceshaper” training
introduction to BSL
disability awareness training
neuro-diversity awareness training
child protection training
sensory awareness in ASD
paramedics first aid.
Holding 2 current CRB checks and 5m public liability insurance
|In 2009 I relocated to Calderdale from London where I had lived for 22 years.|