Profile

Franny graduated from University College London with a BA honours in History and History of Art and subsequently graduated with a First Class BA honours in Fine Art from Greenwich University in 2007.

She is presently completing a short post grad course in studio practice.

Her work is hung in various institutions both here and abroad. In 2008 The Weisenhaus in Pankow, East Berlin acquired a large triptych for permanent public exhibition.

Franny is a founder member and facilitator of Sevenoaks Arts Forum and has for many years been involved in raising the profile of contemporary artists in Kent.

Born in Singapore and educated in England, she has a studio in London and lives in Kent.

Education /Employment

History and History of Art B.A. Hons – University College London
Fine Art B.A. Hons [1st Class] – Greenwich University

Chairman of South East Open Studios 2007-9

Facilitator at Sevenoaks Visual Arts Forum 2009-13

Occasional lecturer West Kent College

Curation

2014 ‘The Send Off’ WW1 National Trust curated exhibition at Knole House Sevenoaks, July 2014

2014  ‘A Fine Line’ Co-curated exhibition at Kaleidoscope Gallery Sevenoaks, February 2014

2014  ‘Tension’ Co-curated exhibition at Kaleidoscope Gallery Sevenoaks, January 2014

Selected Exhibitions

2014  ‘Colonize’ Revisited, Arena Gallery, Liverpool Biennial as a guest of SCIBase

2014  ‘Colonize’ Jamestown, New York as a guest of SCIBase

2013  ‘Whatever Next?’ Mile End Pavilion. London EC3

2013  ‘Echo’  Installation.  Knole House, Sevenoaks. National Trust

2013  ‘Drawn Together’  1066 Arts Academy Gallery. Battle, Sussex

2012  ‘Sotto Voce’ Solo exhibition. Trinity Gallery. Tunbridge Wells.

2011  ‘Quattrodecim’ The Pie Factory. Margate.

2011  ‘Memorial’ Installation. St Marys in the Castle Crypt. Hastings.

2010 – 2012  ‘The Farningham Hobbyhorse Project’
A touring installation project for The Kent Cultural Baton.
Venues: The Folkestone Triennial Fringe, The Lone Twin Boat Project, The Margate Squall, Bluewater, The Kaleidoscope Gallery and other Kent Art venues.

2010  ‘Apokrisis.’ Installation. Kaleidoscope Museum and Gallery. Sevenoaks.

2010   ‘Pistols & Pollinators.’ Installation. Stoke Newington Church Street Gallery. London N16

2009   ‘One Night Stand.’ The Flea Pit Gallery. Shoreditch, London E2

2009   ‘Fowle Hall Features.’ Installation. Paddock Wood.

2009   ‘Park 1/2/3’. Installation. Sir Peter Blake Gallery Dartford.

2008   ‘Romancing the Stone.’ Solo installation at Eynsford Castle, Kent. Supported by English Heritage.

2008   Finite? Installation. Hadlow Agricultural College, Kent.

2007   Barry Wants a Cow. Meniere Chocolate Factory. London.

2007   BA Degree Show. Greenwich University.

2007   Short listed Student Celeste Art Prize. Truman Brewery London.

2005   Portico Gallery. Sevenoaks. Solo exhibition.

2005   Courier Gallery.  Tonbridge. Solo Show.

2005   Indaba Gallery. Edenbridge. Solo exhibition