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1978-81        B.A. (Hons) Fine Art - Canterbury College of Art 

1985-87        M.A. Fine Art - Cardiff College of Art 


Solo exhibitions


1990             Solo exhibition, Association of Artists & Designers of Wales Gallery, Swansea. 

1995             Sue Hunt Recent Paintings, St David’s Hall, Cardiff. 

1997            ‘Shared Language’. Newport Museum & Art Gallery, & Glynn Vivian Gallery, Swansea.

                     Three Person touring exhibition. 

1999            ‘Still Life’, New Paintings by Sue Hunt, the New Burlington Gallery, 


2003             Sue Hunt - New Paintings, Prints and Drawings. CBAT Cardiff. 

2004            ‘New Work on paper’ Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

2005            ‘New Paintings’ one person exhibition, The Great Atlantic Gallery, 


2008             Denise Yapp Fine Art, solo exhibition

2011             Denise Yapp Fine Art  solo exhibition

2013             New Paintings at the Sennedd, Millennium Centre Cardiff.

2016             New Drawings and Paintings Sue Hunt, Denise Yapp Fine Art. Monmouth


Selected Exhibitions


1985             Virimau Jones Gallery, University College Cardiff. 

                     Howard Gardens Gallery, Cardiff College of Art. Two person show. 

1986             Wish You Were Here...’ Chapter Arts Centre.

                     National Museum of Wales. South East Wales Arts Association 

                     Artists-in-residence exhibition 

1987             M.A. Exhibition, Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

1988             St. David’s Hall, Cardiff. Artists-in-residence placement 1988. 

1989             Blenheim Gallery, London. 

                    ‘News-Print-News’ printmaking exhibition, Chapter Arts Centre, Oriel Cardiff, Oriel Mostyn. 

1991            ‘Under the Eye of Saturn’, Oriel Mostyn, Llandudno. 

                     Martin Tinney Gallery, West Wharf, Cardiff. Three-person show. 

1992            ‘New Art at the Old Library’, Cardiff. 

                     Small Mansion House Gallery.Contemporary printmakers from Wales.

1993             Contemporary Printmakers from Wales. Glynn Vivian museum & Art Gallery, Swansea. 

                     The Square Gallery, London. 

1994             Norwich Castle Museum. Exhibition from Norwich School of Art. 

                     Welsh Arts Fair, The Old Library, Cardiff. 

                    ‘Roomful of Flowers’, Carmarthen. Touring to Denbigh, Haverfordwest, Durham Art Gallery, &                            Dublin University. 

                     Expo ‘94, Belgium. 56 Group Wales. 

1995            ‘Hedendaagse Kunst uit Wales’. Congres Centrum, Leeuwenhorst, Holland.

                     Oriel Cymru Llundain, London. Mixed exhibition. 

                     Primavera Gallery, Cambridge. 

                    ‘6 x 6’ exhibition. Tricycle Theatre, London. Touring. 

                     Wales / Zaragosa Exchange. Spain. South Glam Collection. 

                    ‘Images from Wales’. 56 Group. Old Library, Cardiff 

                     Laing Painting Competition, Mall Galleries, London - Regional Prize 

1996             John Martin Gallery,London. ‘Seven Contemporary Artists from Wales’ 

                     Brian Sinfield Gallery, Gloucester. 

                     Rajasthan Lalit Kala Akademi, prints & ceramics from Wales, Jaipur.

                     Turner House Gallery, National Museum of Wales. 56 Group Wales.

1997             Albany Gallery, Summer exhibition.Cardiff. 

                     56 Group Anniversary Exhibition, Worcester City Art Gallery, 

                     Howard Gardens Gallery and Oriel Bangor. 

                     The Albany Gallery, Christmas Exhibition. 

1998            ‘Intimate Objects - A Sense of Place’, Dublin. 

                     Shared Language’ Theatre Brecheiniog, Brecon. 

                     Hay Festival, Arts Pavilion. Invited Artist 

1999             Art Direct 1, Cardiff Bay Arts Trust. The Bay, Cardiff. 1999 

                     Three Welsh Artists, Albany Gallery. Cardiff 

                     Crane Kalman Gallery, London. 

                    ‘A Still-Life’ The Contemporary Craftsman, Group exhibition, Monmouth.

2000            ‘6’ Printmakers, Howard Gardens Gallery, UWIC, Cardiff. 

                     National Botanic Garden of Wales. Carmarthen. 

2001             Six Printmakers in Wales. Glynn Vivian Museum & Gallery,Swansea.

                    ‘House of the Future’, exhibition of digital prints from the UWIC digital portfolio displayed in                              the House of the Future’ Museum of Welsh Life, St Fagans, Wales 

2002            ‘6’ Printmakers in Wales at Llantarnam Grange, Cwmbran. 

2003             Six contemporary Printmakers in Wales, Tenby Museum and Gallery.

                     Virtually Six Printmakers at Gregynog House, Newtown. 

                    ‘Surface Language’ Llantarnam Grange Art Centre, Cwmbran. 

                    ‘Classic 9’ Biennale,International Arts Fair, Brussels, Belgium. 

2004            ‘New Work on paper’ Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

                     Edgar Modern, Bath. Summer exhibition. 

                     Albany Gallery, Cardiff, summer exhibition. 

                     Kooywood Gallery, Cardiff. 

                     Virtually-6 Printmakers, The Gate Art Centre, Cardiff. 

                     New paintings at the Great Atlantic Gallery. St Just, Cornwall. 

2005            ‘Identity’ Group exhibition, The Great Atlantic Gallery, Falmouth. 

                     Take Five,’ Virtually-6 printmakers at Brecon Jazz Festival, 

                     Theatre Brecheiniog, Brecon. 

                     The Cardiff Portfolio’ a celebration of 100 years of Cardiff as a City. 

                     St Davids Hall, Cardiff. V6 printmakers. 

                    ‘56’ Group at the Washington Gallery. 

                     Artists from Wales in Stuttgart, Germany. Organised by St David's Hall, Cardiff. 

                     Cultural Capital Exhibition - Bay Art Gallery. Cardiff. 

2006            ‘New Paintings’ Church St, Gallery, Monmouth. 

                     Mid Glamorgan Purchase Prize Exhibition, Mid Glamorgan University,

                     The Millenium Centre, Cardiff. 

                     Artist of the Year 2006 St Davids Hall: Painting Award Prize-winner.

                    ‘The Painted Pot’, Newport Museum and Art Gallery, Gwent 

                    ‘56 Group Retrospective’ at the National Library of Wales.

                    ‘New Paintings’ at  The Royal Glamorgan Hospital,Llantrissant.

2007             V 6 at SIGGRAPH digital conference and exhibition, San Diego.

                     USA, touring to Los Angeles and Korea

                     Edgar modern Gallery, Affordable Art Fair Bristol.

                     Thompson Gallery, Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

                     V6/V9 IMPRINT Millennium Centre, Cardiff.

                     The Great Atlantic Gallery, Monmouth.

                     56 Group, St Davids Hall Cardiff.

                     56 Group Llantarnam Grange, Cwmbran.

2008             INTAGLIO St Davids Hall, Cardiff

                    ‘Exhibiting at Home’ 56 Group at Howard Gdns Gallery, Cardiff. 

                    ‘Threesum’ Three-person show at St Davids Hall, Cardiff.

                     The Better Life Appeal, Washington Gallery, Penarth.

                     56 Group at Tenby Museum.                          

                     The Thompson Gallery Summer Show, Aldeburgh, Suffolk.

                    ‘Sue Hunt Recent Work’,

                     One person show at Denise Yapp Contemporary Fine Art, Monmouth.

                    ‘All of these Things…’ 56 group at Oriel Myrddin, Carmarthen.

                     WAVE, ‘Blurring the Boundaries’, The FAB Gallery, a collaborative printmaking exhibition,                                Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

2009            ‘Limited Edition’,

                     working title for curation of exhibition at Newport Museum and Art Gallery               

                    ‘Vario’, portfolio invitation, by Impress, Brisbane Printmakers of Queensland, Australia and                                touring to Hawaii, USA and Virtuall-6 Printmakers based in Cardiff.  

                    ‘Flora’ exhibition, Denise Yapp Contemporary Art.

                     Three person group exhibition, Albany Gallery, Cardiff       

                    ‘The State of the Estate’, Penpont, Brecon. 

                     RWE Open Print show, Royal West of England Academy            

2010            ‘Intaglio’ St Davids Hall, Cardiff.

                     56 Group Wales at Queens Hall, Narberth.

                     15thIntenational Mini Print exhibition, Tallin.

                     Group exhibition, Denise Yapp Fine Art, Monmouth.

2011            ‘Artemisia’, Group exhibition, St Davids Hall, Cardiff.

                     Wales-Rajasthan exhibition, Jawah Kala Kendra, Jaipur, India.

                     Wales Rajasthan exchange exhibition Howard Gdns Gallery, Cardiff.

                     Sue Hunt  New Paintings and Silverpoints

                     One person exhibition of New Work Denise Yapp Fine Art, Monmouth.

                     56 group Wales at Oriel Canfas, Cardiff.

                    ‘Wild and Cultivated’, botanical based imagery, The Makers Gallery. Cardiff.

2012             Open books, touring exhibition, National Library, Aberystwyth.

                     Monsterous Regiment of Women, International Womens Day, Cynon Valley Gallery.

                     Sue Hunt  at the Sennedd Gallery, National Assembly Buildings, Cardiff.

                     Marking 56 years, 56 Group Wales, Bay Art Gallery, Cardiff

                     Sue Hunt, Liam O Conner, Andy Short, New Paintings, Kooywood Gallery, Cardiff.

                     PRINT Invited Artist  St Davids Hall , Cardif

                    ‘Cardiff Contemporary’, St Davids Hall, Cardiff.

                     56 Group at the Y Tabernacle , Machynthleth, 

                     A Taste of the Avant Garde 56 years of 56 Group and book launch 

                     National Museum of Wales, Cardiff.

                     Open Books, The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth.

                     Open Books at the UWEA Gallery and Library, Bristol.            

2013            ‘Portfolio’ Howard Gardens Gallery Cardiff.

                     56/56 Newport Museum and Art Gallery, Newport, Sue Hunt, Annie Giles Hobbs,

                     new work at the Pierhead building, Welsh Assembly, Cardiff Bay, Cardiff.

                     DRAWN Royal West of England Acadamy, Bristol.

                    ‘Open Books’ Bay Art Gallery” Cardiff.

                    ‘Drawing in between’ University of Wales, Cardiff. A contemporary examination of                                          contemporary drawing.

                     Sue Hunt New Paintings and Silverpoints and Prints, Parc y Ffyn, North Wales. 

                     Open Books, in Sanshang Gallery, Hangzhou, China; touring exhibition of Chinese Folding B                          Books.

2014             56 Group Wales Llantarnam Grange, Cwmbran

                     Open Books, Canberra, University of New South Wales, Australia.

                     Open Books, Logan Regional Art Gallery, Queensland, Australia.

                     Hui Gallery, Chinese University of Hong Kong. Sha Tin.

                     Denise Yapp Contemporary Fine Art, Monmouth.

                     The Albany Gallery, Cardiff.

                     Parc y Ffyn, Bettws y Coed.

                     MADE IN ROATH, Open weekend

2015             Museum of Fine Arts, Chinese University of Hong Kong CHUHK 

                     Verdant, M. A.D.E. in Roath Gallery, Cardiff.

                     MADE in the MUSEUM Work in response to the collection at NMGW

2016             Sue Hunt , New works, Denise Yapp Contemporary Fine Art, Monmouth

2017             Open Books, ‘The Art of the Folding Book.’ International collaboration, and touring exhibition                            between China, India and…. Chui Griffis Asian Gallery, Connecticut College, USA.

                    ‘Derive’, group exhibition, Helsinki, Finland. 

                     Open Books,Lalit Kala Acadamy, Jaipur, India

                    ‘Offerings’, a collaboration with Susan Adams, St Edwards Church.

                     MADEINROATH Cardiff.

2018             Avanti,Womens arts festival, Westwharf Gallery, Cardiff.

                     Flourish group exhibition, MADE Gallery, Cardiff.

                     'Nature Morte' Bath Fringe Festival, Bath.

                     '56 /18' 56 Group Wales, Oxmarket Gallery, Chichester.

2019-21         Sue Hunt and Mary Husted, New work, Cardiff Business and Technology Centre. Cardiff. 

                     Paper Exchange Wales/China Cultural Exchange, BayArt, Cardiff.

2020             'Repetition' 56 Group members exhibition, Oriel Henry Thomas, Carmarthen.

                     'Flora' exhibition instalation, Ysbyty Seren, field hospital, Cwn Taff Morgannwg, Bridgend. 


Curated exhibitions since 2012


2012            ‘Mothers for Africa exhibition’ in aid of the Mothers for Africa Charity,

                     Butetown History and Art Gallery, in conjunction with Cardiff Metropolitan University Students

                     Mothers for Africa/Cardiff School of Art and Design, Cardiff Metropolitan University

                     The Senedd National Assembly for Wales Buildings

                     Mothers for Africa / Cardiff school of Art and Design

                    ‘The Pierhead Building’ National Assembly for Wales, Showing student work from Cardiff                                  Metropolitan University

2013            ‘Open Book’s, a touring exhibition, curated for Sanshang Gallery,Hangzhou, China.

2014             Exhibition of curated solograms in Chongwe District Hospital, Zambia. Work made by the                                village of Shyiala, Zambia.

2014/15       Open Books at the Museum of Fine Art the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

2015            ‘Health  messages’ a photographic collaborative exhibition from Zambia and Wakes.

                     Butetown History and Art Gallery, Cardiff.

2016            ‘Health Messages’ Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny.


Cultural Exchanges / Research / Awards


1984             Commonwealth Cultural Youth Exchange. Hong Kong. 

1986             Welsh Arts Council Masterclass to study & work in the USA & Mexico City,

                     researching mural painting. 

1988             Wales/Philadelphia Exchange Programme, Brandywine Print 

                     Workshop. Mural commissioned - ‘Homage to Matisse’. 

1992             Welsh Arts Council Travel Grant, researching papermaking & woodblock printmaking in                                  Rajasthan, India (the initiation of the Wales / Rajasthan Exchange Programme for visual artists). 

1995             Selector & Curator of Wales / Zaragosa exhibition, Spain. 

                     Laing Painting Competition - Regional Award Winner. 

2002             Research Award, University Wales Institute Cardiff 

                     Arts Council Award to commission essay by Norbert Lynton 

                     Arts Council Award for Virtually - 6 Printmakers to publish portfolios 

2003/4         Research Award, University Wales - to take up the opportunity to exhibit in Jawahar Kala Kendra,                      Rajasthan, India. 

2006             Artist of the year 2006, Painting Award, St David’s Hall,Cardiff

2008             V6 ACW grant for International exchange with Australia and Hawaii                                        2009             Arts Council of Wales training grant,  

                     CFAR UWIC  towards Symposium Speakers

                     Wales Arts International Travel Grant to attend the Venice Biennale 09   

                     SIP Grant towards collaboration with Newport Museum of Wales

2009-10        ACW Training grant to work at Edinburgh Print workshop.

2012             Visit to the Royal collection at Windsor Castle to research silverpoint techniques and to view                              Leonardo da Vinci drawings in discussion with Mr Alan Donnithorne curator of the                                          Queen's drawing collection.

2013             ZAMBIA. Joint Community art mural and collaboration with University of Wales Hospital, Cardiff                      and Shiyala Village, Chongwe, Zambia. Funded by Africa/Wales development fund and                                  Mothers for Africa Charity.

                     CHINA . Joint curator in ‘Open Books Plus’, Sanshang Art Gallery, Hangzhou, China.

                     Funded by Wales Arts International; included 60 invited artists from China.

2014             Open Books, Logan regional Gallery, Queensland, Australia.

                     University of South Wales, Canberra, Australia.

                     Hui Gallery, Chinese University of Hong Kong. Sha Tin. Funded by Wales Arts International;                             including 60 invited artists from China

                     Return visit to Zambia, facilitating a workshop and installation of art  works in the local hospital in                      Chongwe: ‘Health Messages’ project

2016             Open Books at the National Library of Canada, Ottawa

2017             Open Books India , Lalit Kala Acadamy, India. Funded by Wales Arts International.

                     Derive’Galleria 4, KUUS. Helsinki, group exhibition.

                     56 Group Wales, Pembroke.

                     ‘Offerings’ Made in Roath Collaborative piece ,Susan Adams

                     OPEN BOOKS , A new dialogue, Open Books in Connecticut.USA;

2018             Funded by Wales Arts International; included 60 invited artists from China

2019             Kick Start, International Entrepreneurism. Wales Chinese trade commission.

2020             Arts Council of Wales Stabilisation Grant to aid the wellbeing of frontline health workers in Cwm

                     Taf Morgannwg.


Public and Private Collections


Private collections and Nationally and Internationally

Welsh Contemporary Arts Society, 

Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend. 

‘Paintings for Hospitals’, Royal Gwent Hospital. 

Brandywine Printworkshop, 


Llantarnam Grange Arts Centre,

Newport Museum and Art Gallery, 

Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur.

National library of Wales

National Museum and Art Gallery, Wales.

National Museum of Australia 

.Keir Hardie Medical Centre, Bridgend.

Paintings for Hospitals 2013

Llandough Hospital new wing opening 2014.



Employment / Commissions


1981             Member of Artists & Designers of Wales. 

1981-89        Member of Pioneers Community Arts Group, working with community groups & schools on                                collaborative arts projects. 

1984             Welsh Arts Council commission to design a mural & landscape a garden for a centre for                                  unemployed youth. 

1984-90        Artist-in-Residence Programme, setting-up etching workshops in 

                     secondary schools. South-East Wales Arts Association. 

1991             Selector & Curator of South Glamorgan Collection 1991. 

                     Commission to design a print for the Japan / Wales Festival. 

1992             Selector & Curator of South Glamorgan Collection 1992. 

1994-98        Member of Visual Arts Advisory Board, Arts Council of Wales. 

1995             Selector & Curator of Wales/Zaragosa exhibition, featuring work from the South Glamorgan                            Collection. 

2002-06        Arts Council of Wales National Advisor. 

2003-07        External Examiner to Leeds Metropolitan University. 

2015             External Validation panel member to University of South Wales.




1990-91        Mid Glamorgan College of Art & Design, Foundation Course. 

1991-94        0.5 Senior Lecturer, Fine Art, Norwich School of Art. 

1991- 2017   0.5 Senior Lecturer, Fine Art, Cardiff Metropolitan University.          

2014             Visiting lecturer in University of Hong Kong, Sha Tin, Hong Kong.

                     Visiting Lecturer at The China Academy of Art, Hanghzhou, China. 

2017             Speaker and curator, Connecticut College. Connecticut. USA                     

2020             Guest Visiting Artist and Lecturer to Bangor University.



1988             Philadelphia Tribune 

                     Philadelphia Herald 

1994             Uned Gelf - Spring/Summer Review 

1995             Fine Time Review. 

1996             Voices at the Door, illustrated anthology of poems for Shelter. 

1997             Arts Review, April. 

1997             Shared Language’ Catalogue Essay written by Norbert Lynton. 

2002             Six Contemporary Printmakers in Wales, Catalogue and technical handbook.

2002             Catalogue Essay to accompany ‘Sue Hunt - New Work’ written by Norbert Lynton. 

2005             Catalogue Essay written for ‘A private View’ by Karin Hiscock for 56 

                     Group exhibition. Newport . 

2006             Catalogue Essay written for ‘A painted Pot’ CD Rom by Karin Hiscock

2009            ‘In Response’ Catalogue and essays written for Newport Museum and Art Gallery.

2011             Catalogue essay written by Karin Hiscock, for Sue Hunt New Paintings and Silverpoints.

2012             56 Group, 56 Years of the Avant Guard, by David Moore

2014             OPEN BOOKS  essay, ‘Decanter Ink’ catalogue, Hangzhou, China.

2015             Open Books a sequence of Events’, co-written essay published by IMPRINT Magazine, Australia.

Cyanotype, Art in Hospitals and in the community Zambia UHW


Health Message project Sept 2014 Zambia, UHW


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