Awards & Publications


2024     First Prize Winner AWOL / Comme Ca Open 2024, Manchester

2013     Norman Ackroyd Printmaking Prize, New Lights Art Prize 2013, Harrogate

2012     Commended, Waterside Open Art Competition 2012, Sale

2011     Highly Commended, Open Up North, Kendal

2010     Third Prize winner, Fabrik Magazine International Juried Competition, Los Angeles

2010     £1000 Teddy Smith Award, The National Open Art Competition, Chichester

2010     Shortlisted for Art of Giving exhibition at the Saatchi gallery

2010     £500 prize “Best in Trafford”, Waterside Open Art Competition 2010, Sale

2009     £1000 prize for the North, The National Open Art Competition, Chichester

2004     £1000 prize, Whittingham Riddell International Open Art Competition, Shrewsbury


Book publications:

2022     Out of the Box: A Celebration of Contemporary Box Art, Tom Buchanan and Sarah Lea, 8 Books, Unit 2.2, The Canal Space, London, E2 9DG (ISBN 9781999858384)

2018     WordPower: Language as Medium, Sarah Peace, Library X, Thames Side Studios, Harrington Way, Woolwich, London (ISBN 9780993175152 and ISBN 9780993175183)

2014     Typographic Universe, Steven Heller and Gail Anderson, Thames and Hudson, 500 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10110 (ISBN 978-0-500-24145-5)

2014     Paper Secret, Hightone Book Co. Ltd, F1001, The South Side, Tiansheng Building, No.35, Tiyu East Road,Guangzhou, China (ISBN: 9781584236092 and ISBN: 9781584236108)


Magazines, Newspapers and Online Features:

2022   Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, “Politique et esthétique des représentations” annual seminars, France

2020    EscapeArt Magazine, Issue 3 “What does it mean to be free?” (online)

2020    Art in Liverpool (online)

2019    ToCall No.6 – The Women’s Issue (Mimeo printed edition of 100 copies), Germany

2019     Manchester Confidential (online)

2019     Manchester Confidential (online)

2018     Cotton On MCR (online)

2018     Salford Now (online)

2018     Bees Blogs (online)

2018     Université Paris Nanterre “Women’s Life Writing” international conference, France

2017     Bees Blogs (online)

2017     Square Cylinder (online)

2017     Books on books (online)

2017     Bookmarking Book Art (online)

2014     Eye Magazine (online)

2014     Huffington Post (online)

2014     En Revue, Bordeaux, France

2013     The Independent (online)

2013     York Press (online)

2013     Reepham Life (online)

2013     Arch2O (online)

2011     Fabrik Magazine, Los Angeles, USA

2010     Grazia, UK

2010     Art Rabbit (online)

2010     Trafford Today, Manchester, UK

2009     Connect, Manchester, UK

2004     Shrewsbury Chronicle, Shrewsbury, UK

2004     Shrewsbury Chronicle, Shrewsbury, UK