BIOGRAPHY

1943 Born in Edinburgh
1948-1960 Educated at Edinburgh Academy & George Watson's College Edinburgh
1960 - 65 Edinburgh College of Art - studied under Sir Robin Philipson & Sir William Gillies
1968 Appointed lecturer in Printmaking, Grays School of Art, Aberdeen
1986-1995 Head of Fine Art, Grays School of Art, Aberdeen
Currently painting full time
AWARDS
1965 Chalmers Bursary - Royal Scottish Academy
1965 Keith Prize - Royal Scottish Academy
1967 First Prize: Pernod Scottish Academy Competition
1968 Arts Council Award
1969 Latimer Award - Royal Scottish Academy
1971 Arts Council Award
1976 Elected Associate of the Scottish Royal Academy
1976 Elected Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour
1977 May Marshall Brown Award
1980 Major Arts Council Award
1981 Educational Institute of Scotland Award
1982 Shell Expo. Premier Award
1984 Sir William Gillies Travelling Scholarship
1986 Scottish Postal Board Award
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
1966, 1968 New 57 Gallery, Edinburgh Festival
1968 Absalom Gallery, Bath Festival
1971 Richard Demarco Gallery
1972 University of Aberdeen
1977 McMurray Gallery, London
1978 Royal Edinburgh Hospital
1978 - 2009 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh
1984 Edinburgh University
1986 – 2013 Thackeray Gallery, London
1988 Grape Lane Gallery, York, Kingfisher Gallery, Edinburgh,
Yperifanos Gallery, New York
1989 -94 Macaulay Gallery, Stenton, East Lothian
1990 Ancrum Gallery, Ancrum
1990 -1992 The Rendezvous Gallery, Aberdeen
1993 Bruton Gallery, Bath
1994, 1999 Jorgensen Fine Art, Dublin
1994,'98, 2000 Corrymella Scott Gallery, Newcastle
2003 Henselwood Gallery, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
2008 Mayoral Suites, Town Hall, London, with Thackeray Gallery, London
WORKS IN PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Throughout Britain, Ireland, USA, Canada, Europe, Australia and the Far East

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Aberdeen Art Gallery
Aberdeen University
Aberdeenshire Educational Trust
Angus Council
Argyle Securities, London
Art in Healthcare
Bank of Scotland
British Petroleum, London
Carnegie Dunfermline Trust
Cazenove's London
City of London Club
Darlington Museum and Art Gallery
Dundee University
Edinburgh Civic Collection
Edinburgh College of Art
Edinburgh University
Edinburgh University Staff Club
Educational Institute of Scotland
Elf Oil, London
Fife Education Authority
Flemings Collection, London
George Watsons College, Edinburgh
Grampian Regional Education Authority
Grampian Television
Hawick Museum, Scottish Borders Council
Hospitals Art Collections, Aberdeen
Hunterian Museum, Glasgow
Jerwood Collection, Hastings
Jo Hambro, London
Leeds City Council Collection
Lothian Region Education Authority
Marischal Museum, Aberdeen
Mobil Oil, London
Mural for Crombie Hall, Aberdeen University
National Trust for Scotland
Royal Bank of Scotland, Charterhouse Group, London
Perth Museum and Art Gallery
Robert Gordons University, Aberdeen
Royal Edinburgh Hospitals Collection
Scottish Arts Council
Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art
Seaforth Maritime Museum, Aberdeen
Scottish Office, London
Smith Art Gallery, Stirling
Stirling University
Sussex University
Tayside Regional Collection