Jennifer is a writer and artist based in the UK.
My artwork will be showing at “Transformed Land” exhibition at the Brewhouse in Taunton in March 2017
I am now represented by Becky Bagnell of Lindsay Literary Agency. We’re in the final stages of edits before submitting The Orchard to selected publishers.
I graduated from my MA in Writing for Young People at Bath Spa University with a Distinction. My manuscript tutor was the fabulous Lucy Christopher, author of Stolen. Check out a very brief sneaky window into the world of my MA novel here: The Orchard
Some of my visual and written work was exhibited at Quartz Festival in December, curated by Paul Newman.
The results of a cross-discipline writing/ art collaboration between me and several other artists and writers was exhibited at The Roper Gallery, Bath Artist’s Studios in April. The project was organised by Martha Kelsey.
Two of my Flatland pieces have been showing at Bruton Art Factory throughout 2015 and 2016, as well as other works.
You Dreamed of Fireworks and Boundary/ Between – two flash fictions published in An Amazing Space, BCF Books, 2015.
Winner of Somerset Art Weeks Creative Pathways Bursary celebrating An Amazing Space at Dove Studios in Butleigh: http://jump-into-the-void.blogspot.co.uk/2015/10/an-amazing-space-creative-pathways.html The resulting work was exhibited at Dove Studios during Somerset Art Weeks, and at Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton from December 2015-May 2016
Contour (Legend) by me and Sae Murai was selected for Black Swan Arts Open 2015, 24 Oct-21 Nov, Frome.
My entire Flatland series of manipulated photographs was on display at various venues across Somerset Arts Week; The Silk Mill Frome, Royal United Hospital and Bruton Art Factory.
Various text and art works on display at 44AD Accordingly… Art and Text exhibition in November.
Previous exhibition at the O3 Gallery, Oxford. Some of my photographs (Flatland) were shown as part of “Trigonometry: An exhibition exploring contemporary artwork using geometric-led visual languages”. http://www.o3gallery.co.uk/exhibitions/o3_trigonometry.html 5th-28th June 2015.
I read some of my stories on Frome FM in May. Podcast link to follow.
I’m a graphic designer and artist as well as a writer. I’ve just launched a new business in Frome alongside picture framer, Simon Keyte. We’re based at the Silk Mill. Check out our shiny new website! http://www.mount-art.co.uk/
Porthleven: A Peripatetic Encounter exhibition was a culmination of work in response to the Cornish fishing port of Porthleven. The exhibition started at the O3 Gallery in Oxford in October, and then moved to Bath at the Bath Spa University BSAD gallery. Click here for more info.
Winner of The Porthleven Prize, leading to a writing/ artist residency in Cornwall. In October 2014 my work was exhibited at the O3 gallery in Oxford along with the four other winners of the prize.
Shortlisted for the Writers’ Centre Norwich / Ideastap Inspires writing competition, June 2014.
Winner of Spread the Word /Ideastap bespoke feedback competition, June 2014.
Longlisted for Ideastap Editor’s Apocalypse Brief. The Resurrection, August 2014.