4th Year Painting. Interim Exhibition. 2014.

4th Year Painting students showcased their work at the Annual Interim exhibition in Edinburgh last Friday night. The exhibition was a huge success with representatives from ECA and the cities FE colleges among the large gathering at the opening. It is the fourth consecutive year that the event has been held at St Margaret House, […]

Gray’s Success At RSA:NC.

The opening of the New Contemporaries Exhibition at the Royal Scottish Academy last Friday saw three Gray’s students come away with four of the prizes on the night. Tomasz Wrobel, Painting, won the prestigious £5000 Stevenston Award for a Painter of Merit.  Tomasz was also awarded a David and June Gordon Memorial Award, which came […]

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Vivian Ross-Smith.

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Vivian Ross-Smith.

2013 Painting Graduate Vivian Ross-Smith speaks with Head of Painting, Keith Grant, about her time at Gray’s, her Erasmus educational exchange to the University of Applied Arts in Turku, Finland, and the commission that she was awarded to produce a Painting for the foyer of the BlueSky Business Space in Westhill, Aberdeen. Over the course […]

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Jen Bradley.

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Jen Bradley.

2013 Painting Graduate Jen Bradley speaks with Head of Painting, Keith Grant, about her time at Gray’s and the commission that she was subsequently awarded to produce a three dimensional piece of work for the AquaTerra Group, based in Kintore, Aberdeenshire. Jen discusses her influences and how her practice has developed over the course of last […]

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Tomasz Wrobel.

Interview with 2013 Painting Graduate Tomasz Wrobel.

2013 Painting Graduate Tomasz Wrobel speaks with Head of Painting, Keith Grant, about his time at Gray’s and the commission that he was subsequently awarded to produce a Painting for the AquaTerra Group, based in Kintore, Aberdeenshire. Tomasz discusses the roots of his ideas and how they started to develop over the course of his 3rd […]

ANDREW CRANSTON – WHAT TO DO AFTER A DEATH IN SCOTLAND

                                                                               HAMISH MORRISON GALERIE, Friedrichstraße 232, 10969 BERLIN Exhibition Dates: Tuesday, 19th November – Tuesday, 10th December 2013 Hero, 2012. Oil […]

GRAY’S PAINTERS AT EDINBURGH COLLEGE OF ART

A mix of recent graduates, current students and members of staff have been invited to take part in an exhibition being hosted by ECA’s Painting Department, with the work being displayed in the College of Art’s magnificent Sculpture Court and Balcony. The exhibition runs form Friday 22nd November through to Monday 9th December. The show aims to […]

SPD ANNUAL PAINTING AWARDS EXHIBITION 2013.

October saw the opening of the 3rd Annual Painting Awards Exhibition sponsored by SPD ltd. The exhibition, which was opened by Principal & Vice Chancellor of the University, Professor Ferdinand Von Prondzynski, showcased a selection of work by 2nd and 3rd year Painting students. Nina Goldsmith scooped the £1,250 1st Prize for her piece ‘West Princes […]

4th year Painters raise £1000 for local charities.

4th year Painters raise £1000 for local charities.

Painting graduates Stuart Noble and Jon Nicolson last week presented cheques for the value of £500 collected from the sales of the 2013 Painting Degree Show catalogue. This years chosen charities were the SSPCA and Befriend a Child. The 2013 catalogue, sales of which exceeded the previous two year’s, was once again funded and produced with money […]