Guest Speaker – Training Partnerships
London Institute of Education, London I was invited to talk about the Mobile Digital Art movement and to demonstrate my processes as a digital painter. The Logan Theatre at UCL was packed with almost 900 A-level art students listening to presentations by myself, Turner Prize winner Grayson Perry, photographer Martin Parr and designer Rebecca Wright.
Drawing from Hockney: Tate workshop
Tate Britain, London I worked with Tate Britain to write and deliver a four week course on digital art to work alongside their David Hockney exhibition Beyond his iconic oil paintings and photographic collages, in more recent years, David Hockney has also become known as the world’s foremost iPad painter. Using the iPad drawings from…
Apple – Guest speaker
Covent Garden London I ran an iPad portrait painting workshop at the flagship Apple Store in London’s Covent Garden (at the time the world’s largest Apple Store). Speaking about my involvement with the Start Something New campaign and showing how I go about painting my portraits using the Procreate app.
Apple – featured artist
Global marketing campaign I worked with Apple on their Start Something New campaign. During January and February 2015, all product images were removed from the walls of over 400 Apple Stores worldwide and replaced by artwork produced on Apple products. 13 artists, from across the world, were selected to participate.
Event artist – Qriously
Hoxon Square, London I was hired by Qriously to create some live iPad paintings at the “Coming of Age Party” in London’s Hoxon Square. They had the iPad streaming via Apple TV to a large screen and the finished pieces displayed on another, alongside QR codes allowing party-goers to download them.
Artist demonstrator – Promethean
BETT 2014, London Being a tablet artist is a wonderful thing. You can take your whole studio with you wherever you go, painting a masterpiece on the bus, train, plane… in the staff room at work or on the sofa in front of the TV in the evening. But I do sometimes miss the thrill…
Guest artist – Microsoft Surface 2 New York launch
New York, USA The international launch for Microsoft’s Surface 2 lineup included different specialist demonstrators, from digital artists to business professionals to busy housewives. I was invited to chat with the international press and to demonstrate the creative power of the Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2.
Mobile Digital Art Exhibition
Pacific Art League – Palo Alto, CaliforniaJuly 2013 The Mobile Art Academy in partnership with the Pacific Art League is presenting its first ever Mobile Art Exhibition. Its purpose is to represent mobile artists who specialise in using different mobile devices and apps and bring their work together under one roof. Thus, art created on any mobile…
The Lumen Prize Exhibition
Europe & AsiaJanuary – March 2013 The Lumen Prize Exhibition is the world’s first international prize and tour celebrating the very best fine art created digitally. Comprising of 50 pieces chosen by judges and the publicly voted People’s Choice winner, the global tour begins in January in London before travelling around top galleries and venues…