" The figure is something everyone can relate to, because essentially we are communicating and interacting with other people all the time. We do not live in our own little world: our basic connection is with other people. "
painter, born 1975
BA (Hons) Fine Art, Duncan of Jordanstone Collage of Art, Dundee
commissions: Mr Mervyn Rolfe; Lord Provost of Dundee; Mr Wilson Sutherland; Acting Warden, New College, Oxford; Dr Ian Graham-Bryce, Principal of Dundee University; The Watson and Phillips Annual Commission
prizes: The HSBC Investment Management Award; The Ewan Mitchell Award for Figurative Painting; The Lady Artist's Club Trust Award
publications: 'Picture Perfect' by Stephanie Hoppen; Who's Who in Art 2004; The Dictionary of International Biography, Thirty-Second Edition; The Artist Magazine 'Masterclass' Mar 2003; The Cambridge Blue Book 2005