John Allan MACKECHNIE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1949-08-19
Education Hyndland Sr Secdy Sch, Glasgow Sch of Art (DA), Faculty of Art & Design Brighton Poly
Publications N/A
Recreations the visual arts, golf
Clubs N/A
Style John Mackechnie, Esq
Career printmaker; printmaking asst: Faculty of Art & Design Brighton Poly 1972-73, Faculty of Art & Design Newcastle Poly 1973-76; Glasgow Print Studio: etching technician 1978-79, workshop mangr 1980-82, dir 1983-; visiting lectr to art colls throughout UK; memb Soc of Scottish Artists 1984- (memb Ctee 1989), memb Advsy Bd Bradford Int Print Biennale 1990-91, memb Steering Ctee Glasgow Art Fair, memb Ctee Glasgow Visual Art Forum 1995-96, memb Jury World Print Festival 1998; advsr on printmaking to Northern Regn 1983-93, major contrib to Glasgow's year as 1990 European City of Culture through exhbns and artists exchanges and projects; organiser exhibitions: Slovenia 1997-98, India 1998; >ir< incl: Young Generation (Norrkoping Museum Sweden) 1974, Epinal Biennale France 1975, Bradford Int Print Biennale 1976, 30 Contemporary Printmakers (Arnolfini Gall Bristol) 1976, World Print Competition (MOMA San Francisco) 1977, Impressions (Scottish Arts Cncl tour) 1978, Scottish Print Open (touring UK and Aust) 1980, solo exhbn Third Eye Centre Glasgow 1981, solo exhbn Richard Demarco Gall Edinburgh 1981, Northern Printmakers (Gall F15 Norway) 1982, Ljubljana Print Biennale Slovenia 1983, New Scottish Prints (touring Scotland, USA and Canada) 1983, Photography in Printmaking Glasgow Print Studio 1983, solo exhbn Edinburgh Printmakers Workshop 1983, Scottish Prints Open tour 1984, Society of Scottish Artists 1984 and 1985, The Clyde Exhibition Glasgow Print Exhbn 1986, Urban Myth solo exhbn (Glasgow Print Studio) 1999, solo exhbn Eye 2 Gall Edinburgh 2000, solo exhbn RIAS Gall Edinburgh 2000, Expressions in Dundee Contemporary Art 2000, solo exhbn Rebecca Hossack Gallery London 2001; >ir< Glasgow Educnl Tst award 1971, Northern Arts major award 1976 and 1978, Scottish Arts Cncl travel award 1982, Arts Cncl Incentive Funding award for Glasgow Print Studio 1989; >ir< incl: Scottish Arts Cncl, Hunterian Museum & Art Gall, MOMA San Francisco, Norrkoping Museum Sweden, Aberdeen Art Gall, Br Cncl, V&A, Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gall
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