C.V.

 

Born in Glasgow 1944 Studied at Glasgow School of Art 1963-67

(Specialising in Drawing and Painting under William Armour and David Donaldson)


A regular exhibitor since the 1970's with -

The Royal Scottish Academy

The Royal Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts

The Royal Scottish Watercolour Society

The Paisley Art Institute since 1983


Council Member of The Royal Glasgow Institute of The Fine Arts 2001-2004

Founder Member of “The Scottish Ruralists”

Invited artist with The Moscow State Circus 2002


My work is mostly Landscape Figurative and Portrait

But really more about the joy of the language of paint


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The Royal Collection Holyrood Palace

Vatican Commission Scott's College Rome

Glasgow City Chambers

Faisal Royal Family Collection

Trades House Glasgow

Helen Cargill Thomson Bequest, Strathclyde University

Kilpatrick House Glasgow

Renfrewshire Council

Strathclyde Education Authority

Merk Finance

Manor Kingdom

European Timber Systems

Argyll and Clyde Health Board

Livingston Stadia House

Campbell Construction Company

Arisaig House Singapore


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Great Britain Holland France Italy Switzerland Cyprus Kuwait Singapore

Australia Tasmania America Canada


AWARDS

David Cargill Award - R.G.I. - 2003

Reid Kerr Painting Prize P.A.I. 2004

Elected R.S.W. 2003

Elected Diploma Artist PAI. 2010


PUBLICATIONS

Listed in Who's Who In Art 2002 - 2008


GALLERIES

Involved in numerous Group Solo and Family Exhibitions for over 35 years

 

        Contemporary Fine Art Eton                                                                                 The Glasgow Art Club

        Thompson's London                                                                                               Green Gallery Aberfoyle

        Cyril Gerber Glasgow                                                                                            Riverside Gallery Stonehaven

        John Davies Gallery Stow-on-the Wold                                                               Walker gallery Harrogate

        Lilley Gallery Glasgow                                                                                          E Gallery Glasgow

        Arteries Glasgow                                                                                                   McLaurin Gallery Ayr

        Red Rag Stow-on-the Wold The Wren Gallery Burford                                     John Falle Fine Art Jersey

        Gatehouse Gallery Glasgow Smithy Gallery Glasgow                                       Torrance Gallery Edinburgh

        Wilson Davis Fine Art Quarrier's Village                                                            Lemon Street Gallery Cornwall

        Meadows Fine Art Beith                                                                                      Morningside Gallery Edinburgh

        Red Barn Gallery Penrith


GALLERIES ABROAD

Touring Exhibition of Scottish Contemporary Art 1997 – 2000

Aachen

Maastricht

Amsterdam [ The Hague ]

Paris


CHARITIES SUPPORTED

Macmillan Trust

Ninewells Cancer Campaign

Epilepsy Scotland

The Maggie Centre

Children With Cancer

World Vision