ANGELA TAYLOR

Angela Taylor graduated from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design in Dundee followed by a year of Post Graduate studies. She has received a number of awards and travelling scholarships and was a Royal Society of Arts, London, Major Prizewinner.

 Angela’s work is held in several private and public collections including The Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh, Dundee Leisure Centre, The Scotch Whisky Association, Brechin Cathedral and St. John’s Kirk, Perth. She was also commissioned to produce a series of soft sculptures in collaboration with Ian Hamilton Finlay.

She was elected a Professional Member of the Society of Scottish Artists in 2019.

 Angela has exhibited widely in the UK, Ireland and France and also exhibits in the SSA, RSA and other Scottish venues. Her work was selected for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in 2019. 

She works from her studio in Newport on Tay and from the Print Studio at Dundee Contemporary Arts.

 

 

Selected Exhibitions:

2019: Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, Burlington House, London

2019:            ‘Parallels’ Meffan Gallery, Forfar

2018:  RSA Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

2018: Birch Tree Gallery, Edinburgh

2018: Birnam Arts Centre, Dunkeld

2017: RSA Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

2017:            EDS Gallery Festival Exhibition

2017: Frames Gallery, Perth

2017: Meffan Gallery, Forfar

2016: SSA Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

2016: Print Gallery, DCA Dundee

2016: PrintRoom Dundee, Tower Gallery, University of Dundee

2016: Meffan Gallery, Forfar

2015: Print Gallery, DCA Dundee

2015: Meffan Gallery, Forfar

2014: SSA Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

2014: Birnam Arts Centre, Dunkeld

2013: SSA Open Exhibition, Edinburgh

2009: ‘EDGE-Textile Artists Scotland’, York

2008: Visual Arts Scotland, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2007: Queen’s Gallery Dundee

2005: Edge-Textile Artists Scotland, Edinburgh

2003: Edge-Textile Artists Scotland, London, Dublin, Harrogate

2002: Art T.M Inverness, Paisley Art Gallery

2000: McManus Galleries, Dundee

City Arts Centre, Edinburgh

Frames Gallery, Perth

1999: S.S.A. Edinburgh

Angus Open exhibition

1998: “Mirable Visu”, Riverside Gallery, Stonehaven

1997: Crawford Centre, University of St. Andrews

British Council Gallery, Edinburgh

1996: Angus Open Exhibition

1995: Commonwealth Institute, London 1995: Whitworth Gallery, Manchester. 

1994: In Our Own Time, McManus Gallery, Dundee

Cancer Research Exhibition, Bonar Hall, Dundee

S.A.A.C., R.S.A. Galleries, Edinburgh

1993: “Applied Arts on Form”, Intermedia Gallery, Glasgow

1992: “State of the Art”, Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art

1991: “Dundee in the Making”, McManus Galleries, Dundee

1990: Hampton Court Palace, London

Commonwealth Institute, London

1988: “Three Strands”, Dundee, Edinburgh and Glasgow

1985: The Orangery, Holland Park, London    

1983: Scottish College of Textiles, Galashiels

1982: “Embryo, Dundee Textile Artists” Exhibition, Edinburgh

1981: “Embryo, Dundee Textile Artists”, Bonar Hall, Dundee

1975: SSA, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

1974: Fair Maid`s House, Perth

Compass Gallery, Glasgow

1972: Crafts in Tayside, Perth

1971: Scottish Craftswomen, Nice, France

Scottish Crafts Centre, Edinburgh 

“Artist Craftsmen in Architecture”, Edinburgh



Commissions and Collections:

Work in private collections in the UK and Europe and in the collections of:

Brechin Cathedral,  Pulpit Falls

Perth Crematorium, Pulpit Fall ( Gifted by the Friends of St. John`s Kirk )

St John`s Kirk, Perth, Communion Table Cover

National Museums of Scotland

Ian Hamilton Finlay 

Scotch Whisky Association

Dundee Leisure Centre


Angela Taylor can be contacted at:

angela-j-taylor@hotmail.co.uk



© Angela Taylor 2019