EDUCATION

2006 - 2007

Prince’s Drawing School, London

‘The Drawing Year’, a scholarship postgraduate MA course 

 

August 2003

Gracefield Arts Centre, Scotland

‘Innovative Intaglio’, non-toxic printmaking course led by Prof Keith Howard

 

2001-2003

Florence Academy of Art, Italy

Classical and technical training in drawing and painting

 

1996-2000

University of Edinburgh, Scotland

MA (Hons) English Literature

2:1

 

1995-1996

Chelsea School of Art and Design, London

Foundation art course

Merit

 

AWARDS

2010

Winsor & Newton Young Artists Finalist

Royal Institute of Oil Painters, Mall Galleries, London

2007

Prize winner

New Generation exhibition, Gracefield Art Studio, Dumfries

2004

Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts exhibition award

Awarded a two week solo exhibition in the RGI Kelly gallery and £500

1997

Young Artists’ Britain award

Exhibited as part of the Prince of Wales’ 50th birthday celebrations

Highly Commended

  

SOLO SHOWS

2007 Panter and Hall, London

2005 RGI Kelly Gallery, Glasgow

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2006-ongoing Panter and Hall, London

2017, Royal Institute of Oil Painters, London

2016 Chelsea Art Society, London

2013, 2014 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, London

2013 Derwent Drawing Prize and Exhibition, London

2013 Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, London

2013 Denise Yapp Contemporary Art, Wales

2013/2014 Jerram Gallery, Dorset

2013 Royal Society of British Artists, London

2013 Stephen Lawrence Centre with SLWA, London

2004/05, 2011/12 Royal Glasgow Institute, Glasgow

2011 20/21 British Art Fair, London

2011 ING Discerning Eye, London

2009/10/11 Oakham Contemporary, London

2010 Royal Institute of Oil Painters, London

2010 Oriel Myriddin Gallery, Wales

2010 SLWA, Bankside Gallery, London

2007 NEAC, London

2007 Glyndebourne Opera Festival, Sussex

2007 Prince’s Drawing School, London

2006/7 London Art Fair, represented by Panter and Hall

2006 Thompson’s Gallery, London

2006-13 Affordable Art Fair, London, represented by Panter and Hall

2005/6/7 Blythswood Gallery, Glasgow

2005/7/10 Red Barn Gallery, Cumbria

2005 Affordable Art Fair, London, represented by Gracefield Arts Centre

2004/5/6/7 New Grafton Gallery, London

2004/5 Spring Fling, Open studios, Dumfries and Galloway

2004 Hicks Gallery, London

2004 Medici Gallery, London


RESIDENCIES

November 2010, St Thomas’ School, London - Visiting Artist

June 2006, Doon Academy, Ayrshire – Artist in Residence

April 2004, Limmasol Studios, Cyprus


PUBLICATIONS

Interiors: 23 Saxe Coburg Place  Fiona Bayne, The Scotsman, 26 June 2010

Still Lifes and Sketchbooks Jackie Wullschlager, FT magazine, 7 May 2005

Guiding Light Sara Bain, Dumfries and Galloway Standard, p.29 15 April 2005

Talent show Lucy Sweet, Home and Interiors Scotland magazine, p.83-6 September 2005

 

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Work in many private collections worldwide including

HRH Prince of Wales

Kip Forbes