Born 13/06/61

ART SCHOOL 1979 – 83


Glasgow School of Art / Drawing & Painting BA HONS. Degree. Fine Art 1983


  • worked with:  The Big Dish, Love and Money, The Bathers, The Bluebells, Hue and Cry, Del Amitri, Icicle works,
  • supports inc: Lyall Lovatt, Simple Minds

Principal of art  St. Aloysius College 1990 / 1999

Winner Of the Daily Mail “Not the Turner” 2003 / £20,000 first prize
RGI.\ Winner “N. A. MacFarlane Charitable Trust Award,” Oct 1997


Exhibiting Galleries include

  • Thompson Gallery London
  • Contemporary Fine Art Gallery Eton
  • Richmond Hill Gallery
  • Loch Gallery Toronto
  • Robertson’s Fine Art Gallery Edinburgh

Works In Private Collections

  • Works held in numerous private collections worldwide

Works in Corporate / Public Collections inc

  • Aberdeen Asset Management NYC/Aberdeen
  • RBS Scotland
  • Standard Charter Bank
  • West Coast Capital
  • Accenture Dublin
  • Stagecoach Group
  • Norwood Club NYC
 National Collections
  • Huntarian Art Gallery
  • Kelvingrove Art Gallery
  • Burns Museum Alloway Ayr
  • Scottish National Portrait gallery
    (Portraits of former Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond, and author Denise Mina entered into the permanent collection at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in 2015).
  • Scottish Parliament
    “The Rowan” hung in the former First Minister Alex Salmonds office for the duration of his Tenure.
    Portrait of Margo McDonald entered into the permanent collection and installed at the Scottish Parliament in sept 2016.
  • Glasgow Caledonian University.
    Portrait of their chancellor Professor Yunus installed just 2016
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow.
    Portrait of former president Frank Dunn installed April 2016.