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2011      Slade School of Fine Art, London, MFA Painting

2004      The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, US, BFA Painting and Drawing

2003      The College of William and Mary, US, BA Art with High Honours

2002      Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI; Study abroad Pont-Aven, France 



2019      Shifting Tension, NN Contemporary Art Project Space, Northampton

2016      Bright Veils, Painting Commission, Fintel Library, Roanoke College, VA, US

2015      20 Prints for 20 Years, Print Commission, Bow Arts Trust, London

2014      Indelible Shadows, South Square Gallery, Bradford

A Certain Slant of Light, thewindshow, Camden People’s Theatre, London

We Are Not Friends: Stuart Bannister and Malina Busch, Platform One Gallery, London

2010      Three Moments, Painting Installation, Bloomsbury Festival, Queen Square, London



2019      The Nomenclature of Colours, Slade Research Centre, London

Summer Staff Show, Slade School of Fine Art, London

Free Hand, Barry Till Gallery, London

2018     Slade Summer Staff Show, Slade School of Fine Art, London

Interlude: Unfinished Works, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA, US; selected by Betsy Johnson, Curatorial assistant at Hirshhorn Museum

Alumnae Exhibition, Andrews Gallery, College of William & Mary, VA, US

2017     Introductions, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, US

What’s the Matter, Slade School of Fine Art, London

As it stands: Unrefined, muted, abandoned, Hundred Years Gallery, London

FAITH, Austin Forum, London

20 Prints for 20 Years, Bow Arts Trust, London Art Fair

2016     Sixty, Lubomirov / Angus-Hughes Gallery, London

Pattern: Found, Exchanged, Unraveled, Fringe Arts Bath

Threads, Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury

A Sense of Place, Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, Augusta, GA, US; selected by Michael Rooks, Curator at High Museum of Art

2015     Structure-Texture-Future, Nunnery Gallery, London

PAPER, Salisbury Arts Centre, Salisbury

The Imaginary Museum, Library Interventions, Leeds College of Art, Leeds

Creekside Open, A.P.T. Gallery, selected by Richard Deacon, London

Creekside Open, A.P.T. Gallery, selected by Lisa Milroy, London

Zeitgeist Open, Bond House Gallery, ASC Studios, selected by Domo Baal and Rebecca Geldard, London

Sussex Artists’ Award, Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, UK

2014     Thirst, Beldam Gallery, Brunel University, London

FABRIC, Collyer Bristow Gallery, curated by Day + Gluckman, London

2013     Exeter Contemporary Open, Exeter Phoenix Gallery, Exeter

Pushing Print, Pie Factory Gallery, Margate

Painting Parade, LeandaKateLouise, London

Open Drawing, Salisbury Arts Centre, selected by Stephen Farthing, Salisbury

Amorphous, Darnley Gallery, London

Jerwood Drawing Prize, UK exhibition tour: Jerwood Gallery Hastings; mac Birmingham; Arts University Bournemouth

2012     Jerwood Drawing Prize, Jerwood Space, London

Bow Arts Open, Bermondsey Project Space, selected by Bob and Roberta Smith, London

Drawing 2012, One Church Street Gallery, selected by Rod Bugg, Great Missenden

P1 Group Exhibition, Bow Arts Trust, London

2011     MFA Degree Show, Slade School of Fine Art, UCL, London

ING Discerning Eye, Invited Artist selected by Ossian Ward, The Mall Galleries, London

Art in Focus: Black and White Flower Painting, Charing Cross Hospital, London

2010     Istanbul was Constantinople, Hush Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey

Slade Interim Show, Slade Research Centre, Woburn Square, London

Three Moments, Installation for Queen Square, Bloomsbury Festival, London

Re-Collection, Kardo-Sessoeff Collection, Portsea Place, London

2009     Exhibitionism: The Art of Display, Academy Hang, Courtauld Institute of Art,




2017                     Shortlist, Jerwood Visual Arts Artist Bursary, London

2016                     Joyce Mary Harding Textile Bursary, West Dean College, Chichester

Finalist, British Women Artists Prize, London

2014-2015           Honorary Research Associate, Material Research Project, Slade School of Fine Art

2014                     Joan Day Painting Bursary, South Square Gallery, Bradford

2013                     Double Elephant National Bursary for experimental printmaking, Exeter

Finalist, Qatar UK Artists’ Exchange, funded by British Council, University College London, and Qatar Museum Authority

2011                     Henry Tonks Prize for drawing, Slade School of Fine Art, London

Finalist, Adrian Carruthers Studio Award, Acme, London

2008                     Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, US

2002 – 2003       Dean’s List for excellence in Fine Art, College of William and Mary, Virginia, US

2002                     Joseph Palin Thorley Scholarship for Art, College of William and Mary, Virginia, US



Summer Research Residency, Slade School of Fine Art, London, 2015

Summer Research Residency, Slade School of Fine Art, London, 2014

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, US, 2008



President’s Collection, Wolf Law Library, College of William and Mary, Virginia, US

Fintel Library, Roanoke College, Salem, Virginia, US

Artist Book Library, Leeds College of Art, Leeds, UK

The Siena Art Institute Library, Siena, Italy

Private Collections in the UK, US, France, and Italy