Scottish Art in Newcastle

I’m half-Geordie, so I particularly enjoyed writing about modern Scottish art in the collection of the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle. I wrote about paintings by the Glasgow Boy E. A. Hornel, Glasgow School of…

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The Great Escape

Escape the four walls of your lockdown home and go on holiday with four modern Scottish artists, to Italy, Spain and France, via paintings in UK public collections.

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The Success Story of a Scottish Colourist

I’m delighted that my feature ‘Samuel John Peploe: The Success Story of a Scottish Colourist’ is now live on the Art UK website. Read about Samuel John Peploe (1871-1935) including his training in Edinburgh and…

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‘The Making of a Scottish Colourist: F. C. B. Cadell’ for Art UK

I am delighted that my feature ‘The Making of a Scottish Colourist: Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell‘ for Art UK is now live on their website. Cadell – pronounced with the emphasis on the first rather…

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