Key Exhibitions

2018 20/21 Modern British, Saatchi Gallery (represented by Long & Ryle)

2018 LAPADA, Berkeley Square, London (represented by Long & Ryle)

2017 10year Anniversary show, Valency Fine Art, Rock, Cornwall

2016 Pressgang, Penwith Society of Arts Gallery, St Ives

2015 Saturation point, Solo show, Valency Fine Art, Rock, Cornwall

2015 Glaze Alchemy, The Leach Pottery, St Ives, Cornwall

2014 For the Sake of Love, Solo Show, Beside the Wave, Falmouth, Cornwall

2014 Down by The Sea Solo Show, New Craftsman, St Ives, Cornwall

2014 25 Squared 25th Anniversary Mixed Show, Majlis Gallery, UAE

2013 Fearless Colour, Solo Show, Valency Fine Art, Rock, Cornwall

2013 Worldly Goods, Majlis, UAE

2011 Mathew Lanyon/Linda Styles, New Craftsman, St Ives

2010 Paintings and Ceramics, Majlis Gallery, UAE

2009 Around Britain’s Coastline, Richard Hagen, Worcestershire

2009 Virtuoso, SDC Gallery, London

2008 Eye-To-Eye, Object-To-Object, North Carolina, USA

2007 Linda Styles, Camden Gallery, Gloucestershire

2007 Miro Constellations, Falmouth Gallery, Cornwall

2006 Linda Styles, Newlyn Orion, Cornwall

2006 11th Annual, Chelsea Art Fair, London 

2004 9th Annual, Chelsea Art Fair, London           

2004 Matisse, Falmouth Municipal Gallery, Cornwall

2003 Italy, Light & Dark, Gallery 27, Cork Street, London

2003 Picasso ‘Make Me Smile’, Falmouth Municipal Gallery, Cornwall

2003 Discovering Cornish Talent, Hicks Gallery, Wimbledon, London

2002 7th Annual, Chelsea Art Fair, London 

2001 Fresh Cornish, Brewery Arts, Cirencester

2000 Focus, Newlyn Orion, Cornwall

1996 What’s Brewing Art Connoisseur Gallery, London

1996 Setting Out, CPA, London

1995 Ceramic Contemporaries 2, V&A, London

1995 A Sense of Place, Cornwall Museum, Truro, Cornwall

1994 The Melting Pot, Tate Gallery, St Ives


Self-directed Experiential Projects 

2017 - 2018 'Ancient Scent 2', Ireland - StSaviour's Hall (The Lenkiewicz Foundation), Barbican, Plymouth 

Our journey was based on Ithell Colquhoun’s psychogeographical text, 'The Crying of the Wind' as part of a funded residency in Ireland– We visited Ballycumber House, Uisneach, Durrow Abbey, Clara Bog, Clonmacnoise. Tullamore, Loughcrew Cairns, Leap Castle and Galway.

2015 - 16 'Ancient Scent 1', - Lamorna - WI Hall, Lamorna Valley 

An experiential art project exploring the methods and motives of Ithell Colquhoun with particular emphasis on elemental nature and alchemical process using pit and drum firings in chosen landscapes of Cornwall. The preview included Peter Owen publishers relaunch of The Crying of the Wind (1955) and The Living Stones (1957).

2011 ‘Otherwise it Will all be for nothing’ Penny MacBeth Gallery, Penryn
2009 ‘Mark of the Hand’, Trelowarren, Lizard
2008 ‘Subversive Figures’, StISA, St Ives
2007 ‘Submersive Figures’, Penzance
2007 ‘Spontaneous Combustion 2', StISA St Ives
2006 ‘Spontaneous Combustion 1', Trelowarren, Lizard

2004 ‘Burning Issues’ Trelowarren, Lizard


2009 ‘Mark of the Hand’ - CUC academic research (see links page, paper
available). Lizard, Cornwall
2008 ‘Falmouth Gallery Babies project’ - 2 year public art commission

Heritage lottery funded (see press page, paper available). Falmouth, Cornwall
2007 ‘Spontaneous Combustion 2’ Public art project undertaken with Lisa Stewart
and Joanna Forsyth, Cornwall College, CUC academic research, European Funding,
Arts Council (see links page, paper available). St Ives, Cornwall

2006 Creative Skills PD grant for Website design sponsorship 
2006 ‘Spontaneous Combustion 1’ Public art project undertaken with Lisa Stewart
and Joanna Forsyth, Cornwall College, CUC Academic Research (see links page,
paper available). Lizard, Cornwall

2005 Creative Skills PD grant for research trip - 'Dispelling the Myth' London
2004 ‘Burning Issues’ CUC academic research fund (paper available), Lizard       
2000 ‘A New Way of Looking at Form and Surface in ceramic'

A project undertaken with Peter Smith, Cornwall College academic research fund (paper available).

1998 Post Graduate Certificate of Education (Post 16).

1997 Shortlisted for Crafts Council setting up grant.
1996-1997 'Low fired simulated sawdust firing' - Research assistant to Peter Smith, Falmouth College of Art Research Award, Ceramic Review (issue No 163).
1996 1st class BA (Hon’s) in Studio Ceramics + 1st class Dissertation award for 'A Deconstruction of Women’s Daily Lives', featuring Bobby Baker performance artist and the seven virtues (Pilgrims Progress). (Copy available, UCF library).
1996 ‘Setting Out’ - CPA panel selected UK graduate show, Conran range
displayed at Craftsman Potters Association, London
1996 'What's Brewing’? Top UK graduates selected show, Art Connoisseur Gallery 
1995 Ceramic Contempories 2 - Our 3 Rubber spouted Teapots were one of 60
exhibits selected from 3.000 undergraduate/post graduate submissions
Conran range, Styles & Ward) Victoria and Albert Museum, London
1995 Society of Designer Craftsmen - Now lapsed, but a memorable interview by
Kenneth Clarke at Dickensian head office. London
1993 Dartington Trust Fund - Cash award with the proviso that I would put my
practice back into the community, which I believe I have done manifold. Totnes,
1962 National art competition. I won the South East junior heat with a jungle painting (paint box prize presented by Tony Hart on a portable stage at Bentall’s).
Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey



 2008 Falmouth Gallery Babies project, 2 year art project, Heritage lottery, Cornwall

2007 The Gregg Museum of Folk Art - Requested gift of ceramics, NC, USA        
2006 Hidden Art Curated - 21st century interpretation of 19th Century decorative jug for Godolphin House. Lizard, Cornwall
2006 Sand Rose Trust Tiles - 6 assembled tiles for bereaved children's cottages. Marazion, Cornwall
2005 Redruth Hospital - 6 tile panels for display in new mental health wards, Redruth, Cornwall
2004 Godolphin Arms Ceramic triptych for restaurant overlooking St Michaels Mount. Marazion, Cornwall
1997 Frame Warehouse Piazza - Total redesign and refurbishment. Penryn, Cornwall
1996 Chris Neal Design Ltd ceramic mural - large-scale architectural project, relief sections 6’x 6’ based on industrial/natural landscape/seascape. Truro, Cornwall
1995 Sir Terence Conran, range of tableware for Michelin House, London
1994 Tate Gallery Undergraduate commission with Lubna Chowdhary. St Ives


Selected Exhibitions:

2017/18 Imagine, Falmouth Municipal Gallery, Cornwall

2015 RED (The Other Clay), Trelowarren, Cornwall
2015 The gallery at Bevere, (Featured maker), Worcester

2014 Brilliant Colour, Falmouth Art Gallery, Falmouth, Cornwall

2014 Cornwall Ceramics Trail (St Ives Festival)

2012 23rd Bakers Dozen, Round House Gallery, Derbyshire

2012 Showcase, Oriel Wrexham, Wales

2012 Cornwall: A Celebration, Bevere Gallery, Worcester

2010 Winter Show, Ferrers Gallery, Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire

2010 Spring Exhibition Richard Hagen Fine Art, Worcestershire

2010 Paintings and Ceramics, Majlis Gallery, UAE

2010 A Mixed Bunch, Falmouth Municipal Gallery, Cornwall  

2009 Around Britain’s Coastline, Richard Hagen, Worcestershire

2009 Autumn Exhibition, Gallerysca, Shrewsbury                               

2009 Darwin – Species, Falmouth Municipal Gallery, Cornwall

2009 Beyond the Surface, Galanthus Gallery, Herefordshire

2009 Christmas Show, Wetpaint Gallery, Cirencester

2009 Emma Jeffrey’s/Linda Styles, The New Craftsman, St Ives, Cornwall

2009 Spring Exhibition, Hadfield Fine Art, Cheltenham

2008 Christmas Show, Newlyn Gallery, Cornwall         

2008 Solo Show, New Street Gallery, Penzance, Cornwall

2008 Focus, Dundee Contemporary Arts, Scotland

2008 Linda Styles/Trevor Price, Printmaker’s Gallery, St Ives, Cornwall

2008 Christmas Show, Newlyn Gallery, Cornwall

2008 Eye-To-Eye, Object-To-Object, North Carolina, USA

2007 Linda Styles/Paul Wadsworth, Camden Gallery, Gloustershire

2007 3 Alchemists, Hill House Gallery, Yorkshire

2007 Function? Solo Show, Over the Moon, St Agnes, Cornwall

2006 Curated, Hidden Art, Godolphin House, Helston, Cornwall

2006 Daphne McClure, Linda Styles, Dave Symons Newlyn Orion

2006 Contemporary Craft Fair, Bovey Tracey, Devon                            

2005 Linda Styles/Paul Wadsworth, Badcock’s Gallery, Newlyn, Cornwall

2005 Bristol Affordable Art Fair, Bristol

2001 The Beach, Rufford Craft Centre, Nottinghamshire

1996 Makers from Cornwall, 3D Gallery, Bristol