Never real historians, always near poets

2019, Singapore Biennale, National Gallery Singapore

Gilding the Border

2018, Thailand Biennale, Ao Phra Nang Beach, Princess Cave, Krabi, Thailand

The Call Of Things

2018, Fen Court, 10 Fenchurch Ave, London

In Other Words

2018, Cambridge Assessment, The Triangle Building, Cambridge University, UK

Dream House

2017, Toronto - Canada

Wild Way

2017, London


2016, Triangle Space, Chelsea College of Arts, London


2015, Block 336 Gallery, London

Line Writing

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2014, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin. Ireland


2014, Walmar House, Regent Street, London

Red Fringe

2013, Parkside Place, Cambridge

Light Veils

2012, Weymouth Esplande, UK


2011, Kilden, The New Performing Arts Centre. Kristiansand, Norway

Mute Meadow

2011, Derry~Londonderry, Northern Ireland

Light of Day

2010, St. George's Hospital, London

Light Curtain

2009, The New Hull Truck Theatre, Hull

All the World is Two

2008, Bristol, Cabot Circus

Topography of Dreams

2007, Curzon Street Station, Birmingham

Bay Windows

2006, Herne Bay, UK

Ash and Silk Wall

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2005 & 1993, London, UK and Washington DC, USA

Neon Rice Field

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2005 & 1993, Tate Britain, Serpentine Gallery, IMMA

Life Lines

2004 - 2006, Southend on Sea

Pipe Dream

2003 Permanent installation, City and Islington College, London


2001-2005, Woolton, Liverpool

Field of Labels

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2001 - 2003, Scottish National Park, Loch Lomond, Scotland


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2000, 'Sculpture at Tyrebagger', Aberdeen, Scotland


2000, Touring performance

Field of Rods

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1998, Cass Sculpture Foundation, UK


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1998, Royal Festival Hall, London, UK


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1997, DAAD Gallery, Berlin, Germany

From Light

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1995, UK touring show


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1995, De Appel, Amsterdam. Holland

Azure Neon Body

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1994, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain and Hathill Sculpture Park, Surrey, UK

Line Writing

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1994, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin. Ireland

Litterae Lucentes

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1993, Killerton Park (National Trust), Devon. UK

In the shadow of words

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1991 - 1992, Bristol, Rome, London

What falls to the ground but can’t be eaten.

'tok tem dean kep kin bo dai'
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1991, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK

Owls during the day and foxes at night

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1990, Plymouth. UK


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1990, The Hayward Gallery, London