BIOGRAPHY

Shona Kinloch 

Artist Biography

Shona Kinloch is an East Kilbride based sculptor working mainly in bronze. Her work is figurative (birds, animals and chunky people) often with a hint of humour.

Born in 1962, Shona went on to study at The Glasgow School of Art from 1980-85 B.A.(Hons) Fine Art (Sculpture), Post Graduate Diploma (Sculpture).

In 1988, her profile was raised when she made "Seven Glasgow Dogs" for the Glasgow Garden Festival, which resulted in a long list of public and private commissions.

She has public works in Scotland (Glasgow, Edinburgh, Perth, Ayr, Irvine, Eskbank, Hamilton, Kilmarnock and East Kilbride where she lives), in England (Loughborough, Morecambe and Tattenhall) and further afield (on five Royal Caribbean criuse liners).

She is the winner of several awards including the Saltire Society Art in Architecture Award (1992) and the Association of Landscape Industries Sculpture Award (1999).

She was elected an R.G.I. at the Royal Glasgow Institute of The Fine Arts in 2009.