BIO

Born 1980, Based in North Wales.

Education
2009-2011 MA Painting, Royal College of Art, London.
1999-2002 BA (Hons) Fine Art, UWIC, Cardiff.

Exhibitions
FORTHCOMING…
Hanes: Tales/Stories/Legends/Myths, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, UK 15 September 2017 – 16 January 2018
Private view: Thursday 14 September, 6-8pm

stiwdio/lle: LLE at BayArt 23rd September – 20th October 2017
Artists in conversation at BayArt: Saturday 23rd September 5–6pm
Private view: Saturday 23rd September 6–8pm

stiwdio/lle: LLE at The Manchester Contemporary 27th – 29th October 2017

2016
AIL-WNEUD /AIL-DDYFEISIO RE-TAKE/RE-INVENT, Oriel Ynys Mon, Llangefni, Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy and Storiel, Bangor
CUL-DE-SAC, Studio Cybi, The Studio, Llandudno
Allegory of the Cave, Studio Cybi, Anglesey

2015
The Painter Bites Into a Lemon to Counterbalance the Brilliance of the South Facing Light, Gallery 6, MOSTYN, Llandudno (solo)
Haus of Helfa, Llawn Festival, Llanduno

2014
Neru Phuyt, London, UK.
Indian Summer, The Ucheldre Centre, Anglesey (solo)
Painted Horizons, Maggs Bros, London

2013
Haus of Helfa, Llawn01 Festival, Llandudno

2012
Y Lle Celf, The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Swansea
Show Off, Philips de Pury, London
Welsh Artist of The Year, St David’s Hall, Cardiff
Gwyl Arall, 12 Palace St, Caernarfon
Boeing Way to Gas Street, 22 Gas Street, Birmingham

2011
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London
The Show, Royal College of Art, London
Tropical Meltdown, Peter Doig’s Studio, 44 Whitmore Road, London

2010
Art Blitz, Transition Gallery, London
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London
Desire Is A Golden Carrot, Albion, Battersea, London
Interim Show, Royal College of Art, London
Sign of The Times, P.O.S.T Gallery, London

2009
RCA Secret, Royal College of Art, London
Cornel celf…a chrefft, The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Bala

2009
The Shaman Project Wales, Plas Glyn Y Weddw Gallery, Wales

2008
The Painting Room, Transition Gallery, London

2007
Bird is The Word, Madame Lillies, London (solo)
Anglesey Arts Group Show, The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead

2006
Left of The Mountain, Oriel Washington, Cardiff (solo)
Iwan Lewis, The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead (solo)
Christmas Exhibition, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
The Shaman Project II, Bilbao, Spain
Prosthesis, Madame Lillies, London
Summer Show, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
Y Lle Clef, The National Eisteddfod of Wales, Swansea
Splinter, Madame Lillies, London
Askew, Madame Lillies, London

2005 and before
Summer Show, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
Christmas Show, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
Iwan Lewis, Oriel Washington, Cardiff. (solo)
Summer Show, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
Artists from London, Scotland and Wales, Oriel Washington, Cardiff
Clean Slate II, Tactile Bosch, Cardiff

Publications/Interviews
2016
Y Barn interview, MOSTYN exhibition
Daily Post, interview MOSTYN exhibition
BBC Radio Cymru interview

2014
Neru Phuyt magazine issue 1 NERU PHUYT

2009
Darnau o Fywydau, Alan Llwyd

2008
Garageland, Rock ‘n’ Roll, November

2007
The Critical Friend, No 7, review

2006
The National Eisteddfod, Catalogue
Interview, Caernarfon Herald
Interview, Golwg Magazine
Welsh Review
Bristol Metro
Gallery Guide Europe
a-n Magazine, review

2005 and before
Buzz Magazine
Ty Chwith, Dwr
Architecture Week Wales
Ty Chwith
Caernarfon Herald

Awards
2012 Awarded First Prize in Painting, Welsh Artist of the Year
2006 Awarded £2,000 Prize Fund, The National Eisteddfod