25 years experience, ranging from antiques to contemporary design, in decorative and sculptural metalwork for architecture and interiors.
Combining experimental and analytical approaches to design resolution, drawing on both traditional techniques and new technological developments.
Skills / Expertise
Digital Manufacturing Techniques
Parametric Design (Grasshopper)
Argentine tango dancing
Design Project Manager
DKT Artworks Ltd, London (2018 - 2020)
Mechanical artwork for a super-yacht (project executed in Zürich, in collaboration with a Swiss clockmaker.
Sculptural fireplace flue in aluminium alloy (project executed in collaboration with specialist coach-builder).
Mirror and artwork frame system for Sotheby's London Mayfair restaurant.
Antique Metalwork Consultant
Westland London Ltd, London (2006 - 2019)
Devising completions and client-specified alterations to architectural antique metalwork: fireplaces, chandeliers, furniture and sculptural objects.
Sculptor / Designer
(1995 - present)
Creation of limited edition and one-off art-furniture objects and sculptures.
Clerkenwell Design Week, London (2013)
Design Shanghai, China, 2014, 2015, 2016
China Modern Weekly
Perspective (Hong Kong)
Architectural Design (International)
DBZ Deutsche Bauzeitschrift (Germany)
Smart Materials in Architecture - ed. Axel Ritter / publ. Birkhäuser
IDG Creative Designers Award
China International Interior Design Association, Beijing, 2016
Talks & Lectures
Various talks on art, design and metalwork
Institut Francais du Design, Paris, 2019
CIID88 Design Symposium, Beijing, 2017, 2018, 2019
B.Eng. (Mechanical Engineering) - Brunel University, London
Computer Aided Manufacturing - IfW, Universität Stuttgart
Metalworking apprenticeship - Rolls Royce, Bristol
RhinoCAD / Grasshopper - SimplyRhino, London