Rowan Paton



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Iceberg: 2017 print & paint on linen

Wilderness: 2018 charcoal wall drawing instalation, SSA VAS Open 2018

Floating Mountain: 2016 print & paint on canvas

Massive Crushing Disappointment: 2017 Print, pencil on paper

Hades' Palace : 2017 print & paint on linen

Mountain Party : print & paint on canvas


Primarily concerned with landscape, a preoccupation with mark making, language, colour & print characterise my work. Appropriating imagery and employing mixed media, I create imagined spaces & environments.



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

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

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


SSA Greyfiars Prize
Wood Group Student Prize

Grampian Hospitals Trust