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Duncan of Jordanstone 2007/11
BDes(Hons) Jewellery and Metal Design Upper Second Class Honours (2:1)
Self Employed Maker November 2012 to Present
Shop/Gallery Assistant- Dundee Contemporary Arts, March 2013 to October 2014.
2013: ‘ First Steps, Emerging Artist, Grant Winner’ in association with FCA&C and the new Fife Cultural Trust. Awards include an (up to) £4000 towards research, tools along with a 12 month Mentorship scheme.
2012: Bursary Award Winner- Pittenweem Arts Festival
2011: Shorlisted for the first of the ‘Honda Made in Britain Style Awards’
2010: Craft Festival Scotland-Joint (with Audrey Reid) designed and produced 200 Laser cut ‘popoutring’ postcards.
Christmas Card Design- Designed a Christmas Card for local MSP’s and MP’s,of Tayside, Dundee .The card was made to use as their ‘work’ Christmas Card distributed to over 900 people (including the Prime Minister.)
HOME MADE HOME, 18th January – 17th May, Arteria Gallery, Lancaster
Getting Started 2016, 11-13th January, Goldsmiths’ Centre, London
Look Like Love Artisan Market, December, London
Look Like Love Pop Up, May, Shoreditch London
Open Studios 14th-15th November
Edinburgh Contemporary Crafts Christmas Show 1st November through to January
International Jewellery London 31st August – 2nd September
treat Christmas Pop Up, St Andrews 14th December
Nomads, as part of the Edinburgh Fringe from July 1st 2013
St.Andrews Town Hall, St.Andrews (as part of StAnza and the Farlin Collaboration) 6th March-26th April 2013.
treat pop up shop @ All Saints Church Hall, North Castle Street, 16-19th November
Octagon @ Duddingston Village 21st-26th August (Edinburgh Fringe)
Bonhoga Gallery, Weisdale Shetland, (as part of the Wordplay Festival) 4th August -16th September
Pittenweem Arts Festival 28th July – 5th August
New Faces, Leith Gallery, Edinburgh 27th January 25th February
ARRESTING Pop – up Event , Aberdeen, from 1st December
According to McGee, York, Nov 11th to January 29th
New Designers, London, 29th June – 2nd July
Pop-Up People, thehousewith, Peckham, 14th-28th April 2012
DJCAD Degree Show 20th -29th May
Dotty Gallery, Leicestershire
Castle Lawson Designs, Essex
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee
Frames Gallery, Perth.
Look Like Love
Craft Design House (coming soon)