Owned and ran York Pottery 1978-80   Heslington Road, York      Stoneware, electric fired kiln

Several solo exhibitions of sculpture in North Yorkshire                                                                       

York Arts Centre 1977

Permanently leased a Norman turret on York city walls from York city council for sales of domestic pottery

Gained place at Royal College of Art – MDes(RCA) in ceramic glazes under David Hamilton and Eduardo Paolozzi 1979. 4 years industrial design.


Eduardo Paolozzi

Graduated in Chemistry. York University (with Philosophy) 1978   Supervisor Prof. John Lindsay-Smith

Postgraduate Certificate in Education (Art (mainly ceramics) & Chemistry) 1979 (Distinction)

Previously completed a study at York chemistry dept  ‘Laser Raman spectroscopic analysis of ceramic glazes’.


York Pottery & gallery pn a Norman turret on the city walls 1978

     51 Heslington Road York 1978 pic 2010

Pics: In the backyard of York Pottery. Dorothy Tanner (my girlfriend) Mark Whittaker (lodger) Jo Teverson (mother) & cats

Multimedia performance (my poster, event creator) 1978

Chair of York Musicians Collective   and  secretary of the Electronics Arts Society

    Surviving items from 1978 (pics 2011)

Pots.png  (pic 2018)

Concrete kickwheel I made at Thornhill Farm 1975 

A brief apprenticeship in Canterbury with Les Brown (1976)  

Chemistry single subject BA, 1973-75 (then 2 years running Thornhill Farm cf.) final year 1978. PGCE Art & chemistry 1979. Philosophy single subject (running parallel to Chemistry single subject) leading to Master of Humanities degree commenced 1974.

January 2014 Currently applying to Oxford, the LSE and UCL for a masters in Philosophy of Physics. I intend to use this to complement my MSc in astrophysics to gain a doctorate in Philosophy of Cosmology.

June 2019  Currently on a PhD program at York university in Quantum Mechanics. Previously MSc Astrophysics (Queen Mary), MA Philosophy (Birkbeck), BSc Maths and Physics (Open university)