About

Training

2015-17 MA Fine Art, Chelsea College of Arts

2008-10 PGCE in HE, AUCB, Dorset

1999-02 HND Printmaking, Arts Institute at Bournemouth, Dorset

1982-85 BA(HONS) Fine Art, Canterbury College of Art, Kent


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017:
Shifting, Chelsea College of Arts, London

A233, Chelsea College of Arts, London

2015:
Gridwork, The Art Works, Poole, Dorset

2014:
Art Loan, Bournemouth University, Dorset

2013:
Demeter Dykes, Jersey Arts Centre, Jersey, Channel Islands

Art Loan, Bournemouth University, Dorset

2012:
Unaccompanied, The Art Works, Poole, Dorset


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017:
MAFA Chelsea Make-Up, Mills Centre Gallery, London

Nasty Women, MAFA Gallery, London

Glitch: The Aesthetics of Failure, The Isherwood Gallery, Wigan

Trans-it, Triangle Space, London

Spontaneous Eruptions, BBG, London

2016:
Susak Expo, Susak, Croatia

Work, MillsCentre Gallery, London

Shift 3, Home Is Where The Art Is, Six ProfectSpace, Dorset

Coexist, Lighthouse, Poole, Dorset

2015:
Propositions as Rules, Artworks, Poole, Dorset

Home is where the ART is, SIX, Bournemouth, Dorset

2014:
Art Loan, Bournemouth University, Dorset

2013:
The Art of Making, Bournemouth University, Dorset

2011:
Collections, Highcliffe Castle, Highcliffe, Hants

Southern Contemporaries, Renscombe Farm, Dorset

Poole Printmakers, Lighthouse, Poole, Dorset

Salon Exhibition, The Art Works, Poole, Dorset

2010:
BAC, The Atrium Gallery, Bournemouth University, Dorset

Dorset Art Weeks

2009:
Double-Take, The Barn, Odstock, Salisbury, Wilts

Reflections, Highcliffe Castle, Highcliffe, Hants

2008:
Dorset Art Weeks

2007:
Southern Contemporaries, Town Mill, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Poole Printmakers, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton, Hants


Other

Lecturer, Arts University Bournemouth - current

Local Area Coordinator for Dorset Art Weeks 2008-10

Workshop coordinator, EDGA (East Dorset Group of Artists) for Celebration Project, Dorset Art Weeks 2010

Family Learning, East Dorset Adult Education 2004-07

Text

Diffusion and Coherence: Light and paper in the Post-Print Age, Demeter Dykes and Preeti Sood, IMPACT 9 International Printmaking Conference


Professional membership

The Higher Education Academy

Society for Education and Training