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Alison Watt  1965, UK

Rank (2014): 20902 

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United Kingdom 22
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
  Scottish National Gallery of Modern 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) 25  Please report missing Information

until 1.3.2015
   REALITY - Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, Norwich Send message

until 25.1.2015
   GENERATION 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland - Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, Scotland Send message


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   Alison Watt: Paintings 1986 - 2014 - Perth Museum and Art Gallery, Perth, Scotland

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

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
   Jerwood Painting Prize 2003 - Jerwood Space, London

   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
 Freud Museum, London
 Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton


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Last update: 11 August 2014
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