Education and Training2014 - 2015 PT IBIS International Baccalaureate Examiner training
2010 - 2011 PT PGCE in Secondary Education, University of Gloucestershire
2006 - 2008 PT PGCE in Further Education, University of Huddersfield, UK
2003 - 2005 PT PGD in Politics of Visual Representation, Bradford College, UK
1999 - 2000 FT Master in Art/Printmaking, Bradford College, UK
1994 - 1999 FT Degree in Fine Art, Arts University, Bucharest, Romania
Work ExperienceJan 2016 - May 2016 — IGCSE, A-Level and IB Consultant for EBICA, and freelance artist and researcher, Cote d'Azur, France.
Sept 2015 - Dec 2015 — EBICA School, Cote D'Azur, France, Teacher of Art on the English and International Curriculum.
2013 - 2015 — Teacher of Art and Photography at Pocklington School (independent Co-Educational senior school (11-19 year old). Teaching KS3 Art and Design, GCSE Fine Art and A-Level Fine Art and Photography. Organising trips and workshops. Liaising with parents and carers of students of various ages. Boarding House Resident Tutor and Lower School House Mistress(FT)
2009 - 2013 - Teacher of Art and Photography at Carlton Bolling College, Bradford, UK
2008 - 2009 -Teacher of Art and Photography at Bingley Grammar School, Bingley, UK
2007 - 2009 - Baildon Running Club committee member in charge of hospitality and events organiser. (Volunteering position)
2007 - 2008 -The Jigsaw Project. Artist freelance project commissioned by Leeds City Council, UK
2008 - 2008 - Artist Professional Development Officer, East Street Arts, Leeds. UK
2003 - 2008 - Art Lecturer Dewsbury College, UK
2005 - 2006 - Lecturer: Contemporary Textiles, Craven College (Adult Education), Skipton, UK
2005 - 2008 - Lecturer, Leeds College of Art, BA Electives (Higher Education), Leeds, UK
Past Projects and Exhibitions2015 - 2016 (ongoing) Drawing Dialogue, Collaborative drawing exchange project, involving 16 artists from all over the world. To continue in 2016 and 2017, depending on funding.
2013 'Mapping my region' Art Commission in Monreal, France.
2011 - 2012 CarPark Day Leeds, participating by creating live art.
2011 Book Fest, London, Representing Romanian Illustrators’ Club.
2010 Children Book Illustration workshop, Polish Cultural Institute, London.
2009 ‘Sampling Spaces’ artist in residence, Tescani, Romania.
2008 ‘Traces’ exhibition conference: University of Sarasota, Florida, USA.
2007 - 2008 ‘Illustrate This’ Romanian Illustrators display their work at Dean Clough Galleries, Halifax.
2007 - 2008 Commissioned by Leeds City Council to do the Jigsaw project.
2004 - 2008 ‘Home/Acasa’ touring project in collaboration with Romanian artist Valentin Boiangiu.