Contact: james.green@network.rca.ac.uk

James Green, MA (RCA)


University of Wales Institute Cardiff                        2011-Present

Howard Gardens, Cardiff


Royal College of Art

Kensington Gore, London                                        2005 - 2007

MA in Painting

University of Wales Institute Cardiff

Howard Gardens, Cardiff                                         2002-2005

BA(Hons) in Fine Art, Painting – 1st

Glyntaff College of Art & Design Technology

Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan                                      2001-2002

BTEC Foundation Diploma in Art - Distinction


WIRAD Award for research in Art and Design - 2012

Tactile Bosch Award for outstanding innovation in painting - 2012

Aiden Threfall Award – 2007

Gordon Luton Fine Art Award - 2007

Stanley Smith Scholarship – 2005


Professional Experience

Currently employed as Associate Tutor in Painting at Cardiff School of Art and Design, University of Wales Institute Cardiff.

Currently employed as Painting Tutor at Cardiff Open Art School, Cardiff School of Art and Design, University of Wales Institute Cardiff.

Employed as a part time lecturer on the Foundation Art course, and Fine Art Painting BA course, at Coleg Sir Gar, Carmarthen Collage, Jobs Well Campus. December 2010 – June 2011.

Worked on a public sculpture proposal with Thomas Winstanley as part of the Olympic Village in London.

Part time Fine Art Painting lecturer at Cardiff School of Art and Design, UWIC, Howard Gardens Campus, October 2010 – November 2010.

Worked as Art and Display Technician at Gladesmore Community School, London, 2009 – 2010.

Worked as Events Manager for the Students Union at the Royal College of Art, 2007 – 2009.


Worked as guest Tutor at various Colleges and Schools, including Chelsea School of Art, Byam Shaw School of Art, University of Wales Institute Cardiff, Central St Martins School of Art.


Worked as the pre-production location artist and as storyboard artist for “Story Works” film production company during the production of “Jacobs Ladder” which was screened on the ITV network channels, Cardiff, 2001.

Solo Exhibitions

Masks of The Rhondda – Museum of Newport and Art Gallery, Wales, 2012

You Are Still Here – Corn Exchange Gallery, Edinburgh – February 2008

 Merrick – Maude McCan Gallery, London – November 2008

Group Exhibitions

RE Open – Bankside Gallery, London – August 2012

MailArt – Printhaus, Cardiff – July 2012

CITIZEN 3 – Tactile Bosch Gallery, Cardiff – July 2012

WIRAD Grade – Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff – July 2012

I am the space where I am – Site Festival 2012, Stroud – May 2012

Modern Alchemists – Capitol Centre, Cardiff - February 2012

Advent – St. Augustine’s Church, Cardiff – December 2011

Imagined Machines – Oriel Davies Gallery, West Wales – September 2011

Open Art Summer Show – Rhondda Heritage Park, South Wales – July 2011

Foundation Diploma Art & Design 20th Anniversary Exhibition 2011 – Oriel y Bont, Glamorgan University – June 2011

HeadHunters – Start Gallery, Bristol – November 2010

Protected Characteristics – Royal College of Art, London – November 2010

Contemporary Welsh Artists – Gwydyr House, Whitehall, London – March 2010

It Wouldn’t Be Worth It Without The Struggle – Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff – June 2009

Hidden – Royal college of Art, London - 2009

Salon Show – White Cross Gallery, London – February 2009

Dubai Art Fair – Dubai – July 2008

Salon Show - White Cross Gallery, London – June 2008

Strangedays – White Cross Gallery, London – February 2008

10 Hoxton Square, London – November 2007

The Great Exhibition – Royal College of Art, London – June 2007

B.A. Celf Cymru- Washington Gallery, Cardiff - January 2007

Royal College of Art Interim Show – Royal College of Art, London – October 2006

Matches and Petrol – A & D Gallery, London - July 2006

Tasters –Royal College of Art, London – June 2006

Drawing Out The City - Bay Art gallery, Cardiff - October 2005.