1971-72 Studied in Paris
1972-76 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee
1976-77 Edinburgh College of Art Awards and Scholarships
1974 The Mitchell Prize for Painting and Drawing
1975 Scottish Education Department, minor travelling scholarship to northern France
1976 Regional prize winner, Winsor & Newton National Competition Prize winner, Pernod Annual Competition Farquar-Reid Scholarship for Painting and Drawing
1977,78 Greenshields Foundation Scholarship, Canada
1980 Scottish Arts Council 'Anmsterdam' Bursary
1985 Elected Professional Member of Society of Scottish Artists
1984,86 Council, Society of Scottish Arts
1987 Painting chosen for BBC's 'Domesday' Project
1991 Invited to work in Salgotarjan, Hungary by the Toreteneti Museum
1992 Invited to work with Hajdusagi International Colony of Artists, Hungary
1993 Invited to work in Hajos, Hungary by Albrecht Durer Muzeum, Hajos
1994 British Council Award
1995 Major Award, Scottish Arts Council
1996 Modern Painters Prize, The Discerning Eye
1997 Abbey Award in Painting, to the British School at Rome
1977 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee
1978 Torrance Gallery, Edinburgh
1979 369 Gallery, Edinburgh
1982 369 Gallery, Edinburgh
1984 Greenock Theatre Arts Centre, Greenock
1987 Compass Gallery, Glasgow