Rowan Paton



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Iceberg: 2017 print & paint on linen

Make Your Own National Park 2018

Floating Mountain: 2016 print & paint on canvas

Wilderness, installed for SSA VAS Open 2018

Hades' Palace : 2017 print & paint on linen

Make Your Own National Park : print & paint on canvas


Primarily concerned with Landscape, a preoccupation with mark making, language, colour & print characterise my work. Appropriating imagery & working in a variety of media, I create imagined spaces & environments.



Yale University School of Art, M.F.A Degree in Painting and Printmaking.

Edinburgh College of Art, B.A. Hons Drawing & painting


2018 r e • p l a y The Suttie Space, GHAT, Aberdeen

2018 Blueroof, Aberdeenshire

2018 SSA VAS Open 2018

2018 Blueroof Gallery, Aberdeenshire

2017 Detail, It's All In The Detail, Edinburgh

2017 Visual Artist Unit Annual, Glasgow

2017 RSA Summer Show

2017 Edinburgh Art Festival, as part of Place + Platform's Reject/Respond/Repurpose exhibition

2017 Rock Trust Postcard Exhibition, Summerhall, Edinburgh

2017 Before We Were Even Dreamed, Whitespace, with Andrew Phillips, Edinburgh

2017 DOK Artists Space, Death or Glory, as part of city wide Audacious Women Festival, Edinburgh

2016 DOK Artists Space, Works on Paper, Edinburgh

2016 RGI, 153rd Royal Glasgow Institute Show, Glasgow

2016 SSA, Society of Scottish Artists Annual, National Galleries of Scotland

2016 VOXEL Gallery, featured artist, August-September

2016 RSA Annual, National Galleries of Scotland

2016 SWA Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

2016 Cupar Arts Festival, LIMINAL, Fife

2016 Newave Gallery, Aberdeen

2015 Royal Scottish Academy Annual, National Gallery's of Scotland, Edinburgh


Imagio Mundi - Benetton Caollection Catalogue 'Scotland' 2018
SSA Greyfiars Prize 2017
Wood Group Student Prize GHAT
Ellen Battel Stoeckel Scholarship for Yale Summer School of Art & Music


Grampian Hospitals Trust
Edinburgh College of Art