Date of Birth: 16th November 1952
Further Education: Edinburgh College of Art, 1970 - 1974
Post-diploma, 1974 - 1975 (Highly commended)
Travelling Scholarship, Southern Ireland, 1975
Present Occupation: Full-time, professional artist

Elected Professional Member of the Society of Scottish Artists, 1976
Elected Professional Member of the Society of Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen, 1990
Elected President of the SAAC, 1993
Elected Professional Member of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Water-Colours 1995

Prizes and Awards
Borders Biennial Exhibition; First Prize
City Arts Centre, Open Exhibition; First Prize
Educational Institute for Scotland; Purchase Prize
Glasgow Mayfest Award
Royal Scottish Academy Award; First Prize
Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour; William Gillies Award
Scottish Drawing Competition, Paisley; Second Prize
Royal Scottish Academy; J. Murray Thompson Award
Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen; Arts Club Prize
Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen; Whyte & Mackay Award
Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen; Scottish Provident Award
Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen; Dunfermline Building Society Prize
Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen; SSWA Special Award

Solo Exhibitions
Dorothy Quinn Gallery, St. Andrews
Henderson Gallery, Edinburgh
Old City Art Gallery, Jerusalem
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh (biannually since 1992)
Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow (biannually since 1993)
Atholl Gallery, Dunkeld (1993)
Albemarle Gallery (biannually since 1997)

Represented in Group Exhibitions in the United Kingdom, including:
Allan Park Gallery, Stirling
Atholl Gallery, Dunkeld
Borders Biennial ExhibitionCity Arts Centre, Edinburgh
Contemporary British Art Show, London
Contemporary Fine Art Gallery
Fine Art Society Galleries, Glasgow
Gracefield Art Centre, Dumfries
Hilton Hotel, Hong Kong
John Martin of London
Kirkcaldy Art Gallery
Mall Galleries, London
Morrison Scottish Portrait Exhibition
Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh
Paisley Art Institute
Portland Gallery, London
Richard Demarco Gallery, Edinburgh
Roger Billcliffe Fine Art, Glasgow
Royal Glasgow Institute
Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh
Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour
Scottish Arts Club, Edinburgh
Scottish Arts Council Gallery
Smith Art Gallery & Museum
Society of Scottish Artists
Society of Scottish Artists and Artist Craftsmen
Stirling Gallery
Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

Group Exhibitions held abroad:
Through the 'Old City Gallery' Jerusalem, paintings have been included in group exhibitions in Israel, Australia, Canada, U.S.A. and Sweden.
Blue and White Gallery, Jerusalem
Contemporary Scottish Art 1994, Hilton Hotel, Hong Kong

Collections:
Works held in a great many private and public collections, including;
Alliance & Leicester Building Society,
Edinburgh Distillers Co. Ltd.
Edinburgh College of Art
Educational Institute for Scotland
Johnny Walker Whisky Co.
Kansas City Art Institute
Macfarlane Group Plc.
National Westminster Bank
Paisley Art Institute
Scottish Arts Council
Scottish Brewers Limited
Slottseal Forthside Limited
The Knesset, Israel
University of Edinburgh
Welcome Inns
Whyte & Mackay Group
William Teacher & Sons