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Remembering Glasgow School of Art

I was fortunate to be able to take photographs of GSA both inside and out a few years ago. I used these as the starting point for creating several photographic collages of the building which I have since completed. In … Continue reading

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Sea Pottery Collages.

I have a collection of fragments of Victorian pottery which I found when beachcombing on the stone and pebble shore at Inveraray, a town situated on Loch Fyne, a sea loch, in the west coast of Scotland. The pottery has … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Exhibition at the Doors Open Days Festival Glasgow 2016

I am excited and delighted to be taking part in the festival this year with an exhibition of collage work situated  in four locations throughout the city. The festival celebrates Glasgow’s architectural heritage with events, visits, tours, walks and talks being … Continue reading

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Winter Exhibitions 2015

   As a member of The Glasgow Southern Art Club I exhibited with artist members in The Glasgow Club from 31st October until 14th November 2015. The exhibition was held in The Billiard Room and opened by Paul Murray RSW PAI. … Continue reading

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ARTchitecture Exhibition: Celebrating Glasgow’s Building Heritage.

I am very privileged and delighted to be having an exhibition of my collage work at The Lighthouse, Scotland’s Centre for Design and Architecture situated in Glasgow’s Mitchell Street. You can visit the exhibition from Monday 7th September until Sunday … Continue reading

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Glasgow Street: Collage for AmeetsA 2015

AmeetsA (Architecture meets Art) is a charity event which raises funds for Inspire Me, part of Enable Scotland. Architects and artists are invited to submit artwork that is auctioned for the charity at a gala event, which this year is … Continue reading

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The Small Holmwood Collages.

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Holmwood Collages: postcard size

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The second Holmwood Villa Collage.

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Holmwood Villa Collage.

Holmwood Villa is a magnificent house situated in the Cathcart area of the south side of Glasgow. Designed by renowned architect Alexander ‘Greek’ Thomson, the house was built in the 1850s at a cost of £3,600 for local businessman James … Continue reading

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