MA History and Theory of Contemporary Art Chelsea College of Art (Distinction)
Ba Fine Art Leeds Polytechnic
MA Landscape Architecture University of Greenwich
MA Art in Architecture University of East London
Ba Fine Art at Leeds Polytechnic
2006-Rory McNally and Chloe Cookson ceased to trade as Cookson and McNally Public Art.
'At Sea' St Mary's Island boulders for Moat Housing Group. 'Handprints' Ceramic artwork for St Peter's Primary School, Hammersmith,
2005-Landmark sculpture for Gants Hill, London, Design phase for School Square Sculpture, Greenwich Millennium Village. School Gates for Ravenstone Primary School. Sustainable Garden for Burntwood School, London. Fountain for Alexandra School, Bromley. Steel Sculpture for Alexandra School, Hounslow.
2004-Groundwork Trust, Ripley. Creative children’s play area for sculpture trail - Croydon Council, Croydon. Sculpted oak seating for nature trail - Outdoor class room for Bigland Green Primary School - Timber and ceramic sculptures for Norwood Lake, Croydon.
2003-Interactive play structure for Glade Hill Primary School, Nottingham - Green oak amphitheatre for Ravenstone Primary School, Balham, London.
2002-Ceramic murals for Norwood Grove, Croydon - Proposal for Ravenstone Primary School grounds, Balham, London-Design phase for Shrublands Neighbourhood, Nature Walk, Croydon - Ceramic map for Tollgate Neighbourhood.
2001-Steel ship sculpture for St Paul's Primary School-Entrance archway sign for Shapla Primary School - Entrance artwork for Bluegate Fields Primary School - Landscaping Early Years Unit at Bigland Green Primary School - Shrublands Neighbourhood, Croydon - Sculpted lanterns and festoon lighting. Tollgate Neighbourhood, Croydon - Sculpted signs. Salford City Council - Art and landscape construction for Tiger Moth Square, Irlam.
2000- Cyril Jackson Primary School, Limehouse, London - Sculpted 'green oak' timber, seating, ceramics and tree planting. In collaboration with applied artist Tom Straker, who prefabricated and constructed the timberwork.
1999-Higham Library, Kent - Fountain for Higham Library courtyard. Broomwood Primary School, Altrincham – Artwork at front of school. Bigland Green Primary School, London – Water Fountain and landscaping. Salford City Council - Art and landscape design for Tiger Moth Square, Irlam.
1998-Leicester City Council - Two sculptures for Bede Park, Bede Island. Banga Bandhu Primary School, London - Memorial artwork in school playground for Theories Landscapes. Bigland Green Primary School, London - School garden planting scheme, wooden and terracotta artwork.
1997-Doncaster Environmental Arts Programme - Three ceramic parish maps of Conisbrough, Denaby and Mexborough.
1996-Bluegate Fields School, London - Terracotta sculptures for play structure with Theories Landscapes.
1996-Bluegate Fields Primary School, Tower Hamlets, London - Terracotta sculptures for play structure with Theories Landscapes.
1995-London Borough of Merton - Banners for Wimbledon town centre. London Borough of Merton - Installation & workshops - Green Fair.
1994-Doncaster Environmental Arts Programme - Chinese dragon for street theatre. Doncaster Environmental Arts Programme - Mural for shopping centre. Kirklees Metropolitan Council - Landmark sculpture and scheme. Leeds Health Authority - Mural for Seacroft Hospital.
1993-Kirkleees Metropolitan Council - Ceramics residency at Shaws of Darwen for Batley sculpture. Doncaster Environmental Arts Programme -Banners for Doncaster town centre. Leeds Health Authority - Carved wooden screens for Seacroft Hospital.
1992-Doncaster Environmental Arts Programme Feasibility study-Woodlands Library.
1991-Public Arts/Kirklees Metropolitan Council - School residency to design Batley artwork. Birmingham City Engineers - Mural and sculpture for Shenley Lane Underpass. London Borough of Tower Hamlets - Glazed ceramic tiled floor area, Stepney Library.