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Alison Watt  1965, UK

Rank (2014): 29005 – 

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United Kingdom 19
Italy 1
Austria 1
Germany 1

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Ingleby Gallery Ingleby Gallery, United Kingdom 4
  Aberdeen Art Gallery, United Kingdom 2
  The Scottish Gallery, United Kingdom 2
  Cyril Gerber Fine Art, United Kingdom 2

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1965 Born in Greenock (UK)

1983 - 1987 Glasgow School of Art

1987 - 1988 Glasgow School of Art Postgraduate Studies

2006 - 2008 Associate Artist at The National Gallery, London

Awards 1987 Winner of the John Player Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery
Armour Prize for Still Life Painting, Glasgow School of Art

1993 City of Glasgow Lord Provost Prize

1996 Scottish Arts Council: Individual Artists Award

2003 Winner of Creative Scotland Award
Shortlisted for Jerwood Painting Prize

2005 ACE Award for Still, her installation at Old St Paul’s Church, Edinburgh
Awarded National Gallery Artist in Residence 2006-08
Glenfiddich Artist in Residence

2006 - 2008 Associate Artist at the National Gallery, London

2008 Awarded the OBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

2008 Order of the British Empire

Lives and works in Edinburgh (UK)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 22  Please report missing Information

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Description and image Ingleby GalleryALISON WATT - Hiding in Full View - New works - Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland) Send message

   Alison Watt - Phantom - The National Gallery, London (England)

Description and image Ingleby GalleryAlison Watt - Dark Light - Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland) Send message

Description and image Ingleby GalleryALISON WATT - Edinburgh International Festival - Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland) Send message

   Alison Watt. Shift - Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (Scotland)

   Alison Watt: Fold (New Paintings 1996-97) - Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)


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Description and image Ingleby GalleryOnce upon a time and a very good time it was... - Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland) Send message
   The Winter Collection 2013 - Cyril Gerber Fine Art, Glasgow (Scotland)
   Modern Masters - The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)
   The First of the Summer Wine 2013 - Cyril Gerber Fine Art, Glasgow (Scotland)

   Autoritratte (Female self portraits) / Sala delle Reali Poste - Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence
   Portrait of a Gallery - The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)

   a north light - cynosure - Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney (Scotland)
   The Naked Portrait - Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)

   Strands - City Art Centre, Edinburgh (Scotland)

   Figure in Print - Flowers Galleries - Kingsland Road, London (England)
   Jerwood Painting Prize 2003 - Jerwood Space, London (England)

   Expression: Scottish Art 1976 - 1989 - Visual Research Centre, Dundee (Scotland)
   Expressions - Scottish Art (3) 1976 - 1989 - Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen (Scotland)
   Mirror Image - Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen (Scotland)

   Von Kopf bis Fuß. Fragmente des Körpers - Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck
   Von Kopf bis Fuß Fragmente des Körpers - Ursula Blickle Stiftung, Kraichtal-Unteröwisheim


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United Kingdom

Ingleby GalleryIngleby Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)  eMail
 The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh (Scotland)
 Cyril Gerber Fine Art, Glasgow (Scotland)


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 McMaster Museum of Art, Hamilton, ON


 Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

United Kingdom

 Aberdeen Art Gallery, Aberdeen (Scotland)
 Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh (Scotland)
 GoMA - Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow (Scotland)
 Ferens Art Gallery, Kingston upon Hull (England)
 Freud Museum, London (England)
 Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton (England)


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