“Every painting I begin, the layers and texture continue to fascinate me as does the process. My subject matter remains the same, the material itself, the coast, the sea, lines of desire that criss-cross the landscape, time and its corrosive effect on materials and finding the beauty in what we see around us. The world […]

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Christine’s paintings attempt to reflect the beauty of the human spirit as it turns to nature for renewal.   These intimate narratives, suspended in time, contemplate the land and our deep connection to nature.    In Clark’s work, nature seems to exist in a suspended realm, discovering visual intricacies of how we experience collective moments, […]

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Born in Ayrshire, Claire grew up on the Moray coast, before graduating with an MA in Fine Art from the University of Edinburgh and Edinburgh College of Art with distinction in painting in 1997. She has shown her paintings professionally throughout the UK since 2008 and works from her home studio in the Scottish Borders. […]

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I am drawn to old things, weathered things, often overlooked things, and the colours and patterns which appear there over time: layers of chipped paint on the side of a skip, a watery bloom of rusting metal around a pump outlet on a Calmac ferry – inspiration can strike in the oddest of places! I […]

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My home and studio overlook Loch Lomond where I have lived for more than 34 years with my lovely family and dogs. Whilst working in the events industry then running my own business, my first and over-riding love was always paint and colour. This led me many years ago to study locally with an influential […]

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Colin has an established and ongoing record of research and creative practice. Over the past thirty four years he has built up a strong international career profile, with regular exhibitions of his paintings throughout the UK, Europe and America. He has spent periods of time living and painting in Europe – including a four month […]

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Born and educated in Glasgow, Connie Simmers took advantage of the non-diploma classes at the Glasgow School of Art and attended these over a three year period from 1981 to 1983. She started exhibiting in mixed exhibitions in 1984 before having her own solo show in 1989 and in subsequent years has exhibited regularly in […]

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Damian Henry is an artist printmaker known for his distinctive figurative images of young couples as they go about their everyday life. Graphic works range from small monochrome etchings to large vibrant colourful monotypes. Etchings employ gentle, romantic, detailed imagery – flowers, girls, musicians.

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Daniela Nardini is a BAFTA award winning actress. Her paintings have been shown in Arteries Gallery in Glasgow. “I took up painting during lockdown having dabbled with it for years. I am drawn to paint women in bright primary colours and want to have a sense that they are timeless and wise. Since then I […]

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Award-winning artist Darren Rees received the coveted Artist in Residency honour from the Friends of The Scott Polar Research Institute and Bonhams. He travelled with the Royal Navy on HMS Protector from the Falkland Islands to the Antarctic Peninsula and his new book Ice Bound documents his journey with a collection of over 150 sketches, […]

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