Stuart MACKENZIE

Biography

  • 1959 - Born
  • 1979-1983 - Edinburgh College of Art - 1st Class Hons

Employment

  • 1985 - Fife Regional Council Murals Co-Ordinator
  • 1987 - Artist in Residence Aberdeen Art Gallery
  • 1987-1988 - Lecturer Fine Art Grays School of Art
  • 1988-Present - Lecturer in Drawing & Painting, Glasgow School of Art
  • 1989-1991 - Visiting Lecturer, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, Dundee
  • 1990 - Selection Committee, Seagate Open
  • 1997 - Visiting Lecturer, Ohio State University
  • 2004 - Visiting Artist, Royal Academy Schools London
  • 2006 - Carlas: Six art Gaelic arts programme
  • 2008 - Drawing Co-ordinator, Glasgow School of Art
  • 2008 - Postgraduate Elective Drawing tutor
  • 2009 - Member of the Academic Council, Glasgow School of Art
  • 2010 - External Assessor, Leeds Metropolitan University (North Glasgow Campus)

Solo Exhibitions

  • 1984 - Gravelle Gallery, USA
  • 1987 - Aberdeen Art Gallery
  • 1989 - Peacock Artspace
  • 1996 - North Hopkins Hall
  • 1996 - North Oval Mall
  • 1996 - Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
  • 1997 - Mackintosh Museum/Gallery, Glasgow School of Art
  • 1998 - Peacock Printmakers/Art Space, also Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen
  • 2001 - Solo Exhibition The Pentagon Centre, Glasgow
  • 2003 - Pentagon Gallery
  • 2004 - Iggs restaurant & Gallery, Edinburgh
  • 2008 - Iggs restaurant & Gallery, Edinburgh (permanent installation)
  • 2009 - The House for an Art lover

Two/Three Person Exhibitions

  • 1990 - Paton Gallery, Covent Gardens, London
  • 1991 - Paton Gallery, Covent Gardens, London
  • 1991 - Newbery Gallery, Glasgow School of Art
  • 2003 - Pentagon Centre, Glasgow
  • 2004 - ‘The Lang Byre’ with Doug Cocker, Banchory
  • 2005 - Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
  • 2006 - Suitcase Show, Harberfront Gallery, Ontario, Canada
  • 2008 - Rachmananov Gallery London
  • 2009 - House for an Art Lover, with Jimmy Cosgrove
  • 2010 - Hughson Gallery

Group Exhibitions

  • 1983 - Hospitalfield House, Arbroath
  • 1983-4 - Royal Scottish Academy
  • 1984 - Royal Academy, London
  • 1984-5 - Gravelle Gallery, USA
  • 1984-5 - "Germinations" Germany, London, France, Scotland
  • 1986 - GDC House, Fife
  • 1987 - Aberdeen Artists
  • 1987 - Philips Scottish Contemporary Art
  • 1987 - Scottish Art in Yugoslavia
  • 1988 - Six North East Artists: Peacock Artspace, 369 Pier Art Gallery
  • 1988 - A Hive of Activity: Aberdeen Art Gallery, Edinburgh City Art Gallery, Dundee Art Gallery, Collins Gallery, Glasgow
  • 1989 - Glasgow School of Art Staff Show, Mackintosh Museum
  • 1989 - Smith Bienalle
  • 1990 - Barbizon Gallery, Glasgow
  • 1990 - Glasgow School of Art Staff Show, Mackintosh Museum
  • 1990 - Philips Scottish Contemporary Art
  • 1990 - Mayfair Fine Art, London
  • 1990 - Royal Glasgow Institute
  • 1993 - "Rites" Combined Arts Performance, The Brigait, Glasgow
  • 1993 - "Sculpture in a Garden" Aboyne, Aberdeenshire
  • 1993 - "Wasps" Aberdeen Art Gallery
  • 1994 - RSA annual exhibition, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • 1994 - Aberdeen Artists Society annual exhibition, Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen
  • 1994 - "Art and Tourism" Aboyne, Aberdeenshire
  • 1995 - "Celtic Connections", The Royal Glasgow Concert Halland the Seagate Gallery, Dundee
  • 1997-8 - Scottish Equitable, The Gyle, Edinburgh
  • 1998 - "The History of Hospitalfield House"
  • 1999 - "Silver" 25 Years of Peacock Printmakers
  • 1999 - "Artspace", Aberdeen
  • 1999 - "The Edinburgh Festival Exhibition, The Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
  • 2000-7 - Roger Billcliffe Gallery, Glasgow
  • 2001 - Pentagon Centre, Galsgow
  • 2000-8 - The Blyswood Gallery, Curated by Graham Harnis
  • 2010 - The Scottish Still Life Gallery

Collaborations

  • 2000 - "Only Connect" collaborative installation with Doug Cocker, Peter Cox and Allan Ramsay Waterstone Bookstore, Glasgow/Edinburgh
  • 2000 - Invited Guest Artist, Royal Glasgow Institute, Glasgow
  • 2004 - ‘The Lang Byre’ with Doug Cocker
  • 2008-2010 - ‘Hector Menzies MacDonald’ with Paul Cosgrove

Performance

  • 1993 - "Rites" combined arts performance, The Brigait, Glasgow
  • 1994 - "Elements" combined arts performance The Ramshorn, Glasgow
  • 2008-2010 - ‘Hector Menzies MacDonald’

Awards

  • 1982 - Hospitalfield Scholarship
  • 1982 - Helen R Rose Bequest
  • 1983 - Stowells Trophy Gold Medal for Painting RA
  • 1983 - "Richard Ford Award" Madrid
  • 1984 - Travelling Scholarship, Madrid
  • 1985 - Princes Trust Grant
  • 1986 - Tennent Assistance Grant
  • 1993 - "Rites" funded by Scottish Arts Council, Glasgow City Council, Strathclyde Region
  • 1994 - "Elements" funded by Scottish Arts Council
  • 2000 - Noble Grossant award (runner up)

Collections

  • 1983 - Edinburgh College of Art
  • 1983 - Edinburgh University
  • 1984 - Royal Scottish Academy
  • 1987 - Aberdeen Art Gallery
  • 1987-1989 - Scottish Arts Council
  • 1987-1989 - Mellon Foundation
  • 1987-1989 - Works in Several Private Collections

Publications / Interviews

  • 1983 - The Times
  • 1983 - The Observer
  • 1983 - BBC Scotland
  • 1984 - The Glasgow Herald
  • 1985 - Berkley University Press
  • 1986 - Dundee Courier
  • 1987 - Grampian Television
  • 1987 - Northsound Radio
  • 1987 - Variant Magazine
  • 1987 - Radio Forth
  • 1987-9 - Press and Journal
  • 1987-9 - The Independent
  • 1988-9 - The Scotsman
  • 1988-9 - The Glasgow Herald
  • 1990-1 - Arts Review
  • 1992 - BBC Radio Scotland
  • 1993 - The Scotsman
  • 1993 - The Glasgow Herald
  • 1995 - Celtic Connections, catalogue
  • 1995 - BBC Radio Scotland, interview
  • 1996 - Paper presented at European Conference of Culture and Politics
  • 1996 - Politscher Club, Bonn, Germany
  • 1997 - Exhibition Brochure, Stuart MacKenzie Paintings, Mackintosh Gallery, Glasgow School of Art
  • 1997 - The Glasgow Herald, Glasgow
  • 1998 - The Press and Journal, Aberdeen
  • 2000 - "Scotland on Sunday"
  • 2000 - "Newsnight", BBC Scotland
  • 2003 - BBC Scotland, Jack Vetriano
  • 2005 - American Abstract Artists Journal
  • 2006 - BBC Scotland, Franz Ferdinand interview
  • 2008 - Carlas, Gaelic Television

Commissions

  • Many Private Commissions
  • Fife Regional Council: Portraits of former councillors
  • Carlas: Gealic six part arts programme

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