One never quite knows the mountain

  22 June – 24 July 2017 Exhibition of new work at the Open Eye Gallery in Edinburgh, both abstract paintings and lettering. Just as Nan Shepherd returned over and over to the Cairngorms, so I yet again revisit The Living Mountain for inspiration. With our...

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The Word-Hoard

I have been lucky enough to be part of this exhibition at the Wordsworth House and Garden in Cockermouth, Cumbria. Curated by Robert Macfarlane, author of Landmarks, it features stunning photographs by his parents Rosamund and John Macfarlane, with captions by Robert....

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calligraphy on new RBS fiver

RBS People's Money. Calligraphy. from Nile HQ on Vimeo. After 18 months the secret is out: it is my calligraphy in Scottish secretary hand on the reverse of the new RBS polymer fiver. And serendipity was at play because the face of the fiver is my mountaineering...

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RSA open exhibition 2016

   'Two small works by Ann Ross, Cherry Red and Fireworks, part collage, part painting, quite outshine their company, however. They have a wistful delicacy that lifts them from very nice to really beautiful. The same is true of Susie Leiper’s lovely abstract book...

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Into the Mountain

If you're out and about over Easter pop into &Collective Art Gallery in Bridge of Allan near Stirling where I have a small show, delving ever deeper Into the Mountain. Following the success of The Living Mountain, based on the book by Nan Shepherd, at the Open Eye...

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The Living Mountain, new exhibition

Open Eye Gallery 34 Abercromby Place Edinburgh EH3 6QE 4 - 22 April 2015 www.openeyegallery.co.uk What more there is lies within the mountain …    In her slim masterpiece The Living Mountain Nan Shepherd invites us to look inside the mountain: into the hollows, the...

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RSA

MAPS wall all painted over - will any of it reveal itself at RSA New Contemporaries?

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